Khap panchayat of 12 villages in Bhiwani district of Haryana has imposed a ban on its residents from having lunch or dinner at marriage parties.
The exclusive School for Butlers and Hospitality in Brussels has found a niche training people to cater to the needs of the world's wealthy.
eBay users are seeing a money-making opportunity in the free bags of chips that were given out by police at Seattle's pot festival known as Hempfest.
With 729 people bathing nude at the same time, the beach at the southeastern Spanish town of Vera proclaimed itself the new Guinness world record holder for collective nude bathing.
A Florida woman has been banned from swimming in her community's pool because she wants to wear a mermaid tail
It may be a case of art to ashes and scientists are trying to get to the bottom of the mystery.
In a world first, UK scientists claim to have developed a novel method to charge mobile phones - using human urine