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Meet “Joyita Mondal” the first transgender judge in India

29-year-old Joyita Mondal is India’s first transgender judge. Mondal was appointed the Lok Adalat judge of Islampur in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal three months ago. The 29-year-old, whose appointment is considered historic, says she hopes her appointment will pave the way for other people. She was once made homeless and forced …

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California: Judge throws out $417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using the product

On Friday, a California judge threw out a $417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using its talc-based products like Johnson’s Baby Powder for feminine hygiene. In August, a jury reached a decision to hit Johnson & Johnson …

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‘A single soft touch feels like a stab’: Teen suffers from agonizing condition more painful than childbirth or cancer

A teenager suffers from a rare condition so painful it scores higher on the pain index than cancer or childbirth. Jessica Gray has lived with an acute form of Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome for seven years. CRPS is believed to be caused by damage to the nervous system and it has rendered …

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South Africa: 32-year-old woman stabbed to death by her ex-boyfriend inside restroom of a shopping mall ‘He slit her throat from ear to ear’

32-year-old Siphokazi Khumalo was attacked with a knife by her ex-boyfriend in the bathroom of the Ballito Junction Regional Mall on Wednesday evening, October 18. Khumalo was later found lying in a pool of blood in a bathroom cubicle. One of her arms lay stretched across her face‚ exposing the knife wound …

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India: 15-year-old girl jumps from school building after scolding by teachers, dies three days later

A 15-year-old girl died over the weekend at a private hospital from injuries sustained after she jumped off the third floor of her school building in Kerala over alleged harassment on Friday. Gauri, a Class 10 student at Kollam’s Trinity Lyceum School had allegedly objected to her younger sister, 13, being …

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Meet the Man who Swallows Phone Wrapped In Condom To Prove How Easy It Is To Smuggle Phone Into Prison

To prove how easy it is to smuggle a mobile phone into jail, a man decided to swallow a phone by wrapping it in a condom and taking it whole. The miniature HMP mobile used by the man fr the experiment – is a “mini phone perfect for criminals” because …

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