Taking selfies and making videos for social media is wildly popular in Pakistan, as in other countries, with many youngsters using the posts to update their Facebook, Twitter and TikTok accounts.
The security agencies in Egypt's Alexandria found the decapitated body of a young man tied to a chainsaw on the tracks of the Abu Qir train in the Derbala area of Sidi Bishr.
The head constable has been identified as Kamlesh Kumar Dubey, 59, who will be retiring after 18 months.
In one of the most embarrassing acts of erroneous construction, a contractor in India’s Madhya Pradesh state erected an electric pole right in the centre of a railway track.
The accident occurred, according to a statement of the Indian Railways, when the 70-year-old man tried to cross the railroad while the train was leaving Kalyan railway station in Mumbai.
The daring thief continued his adventure, driving his car to escape the police on the train tracks at Cheshunt Station, to the amazement of passersby.
Railway pointsman Mayur Shelke wasted no time once he saw the boy losing the grip of his kin’s hand and falling onto the rail tracks. Shelke ran towards the boy without thinking of the danger lurking around as he can see a speeding train approaching from opposite direction.