Dowry leading to death is common in India. But non-payment of dowry led a husband to force his wife to have sex with friends.
Pune-based engineer assulted his wife and demanded Rs5 lakh dowry to buy a car.
Imran Shaikh (35) did not stop at that; when the wife was unable to pay the amount he asked her to have sex with his friends.
Police arrested the husband for torturing his wife.
While filing the compaint the wife registered that her husband had sex with other women in front of her.
Following the complaint, the police arrested Shaikh.
According to wife Shaikh was an alcoholic and a smoker. He forced her to serve liquor to his friends.
The couple has a one-and-a-half-year-old son, who is staying with the mother, reports MidDay.
Dad put 3-year old in hot dryer
A 40-year old man did not know where to draw a line of parenting and beingg cruel.
He is now facing child endangerment charges after allegedly putting his 3-year-old son in a clothes dryer as punishment and then turned it on.
Family members informed deputies who rushed to their home, reports klta.
The father acknowledged putting the boy in the dryer earlier in the day. But did not clarify how long the boy was inside the dryer.
The boy had no visible injuries and was handed over to his mother who was not at home during the incident.
Police lure naked man from tower with hamburger
The man spent hours on top of a radio tower and at one point threatened to jump was lured to come down with a hamburger.
The naked man is now in police custody after climbing a radio tower near Downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday.
The 45-year old Arizona man took off his clothes as he climbed up the tower.
Hours later, police climbed up the tower and convinced the man to come down. Police were able to lure him down with McDonald's hamburgers.
Ktla reports that he asked for hamburgers particularly from McDonald's. Officials complied, and he agreed to come down after eating his meal.
Indian sisters cursed with werewolf hair
Sangli siblings covered from head to toe in hair due to disorder that affects one in a billion and the disease is incurable.
The Indian siblings suffer from Werewolf Syndrome. They are covered from head to toe in thick hair.
They have been outcasted from their village in Bangalore, India due to the rare condition which affects just one in a billion.
But there is a glimmer of hope for 23-year-old Savitha, Monisha, 19, and 15-year-old Savitri.
Local charity New Life Karnataka are facilitating unique hair cream removal cream treatment for their hypertricosis universalis from a medical team at a specialist hospital.
While their family remain hopeful of an improvement in the situation, they are reliant on the financial assistance of the NGO.
The sisters inherited the hairy disorder from their father. But their other four other sisters have escaped the curse.
The mirror reports that the sisters are too scared to leave their small village in Pune, central India, for fear of being attacked.
Decayed woman body found in tree
A decomposing body of a woman was found in a Sydney tree last month and now has been identified as missing US tourist Melissa Joy Dietzel.
An arborist made the gruesome discovery of a woman’s body on January 12, after reports of a foul smell coming from the vicinity of the tree.
For several weeks, the identity of the body remained a mystery, until Maroubra police solved it, largely from the American-branded clothing she was wearing when she died.
Detectives consulted with the US authorities, who identified Ms Dietzel against missing person’s records.
Her family has been notified.
It is believed Ms Dietzel was a homeless woman, who had been living in the Prince Lane oak tree, reports perthnow.
Police believe she may have been dead in the tree for up to a fortnight before her body was discovered.