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Bangladesh to monitor TikTok after traffickers use the app to lure girls

Bangladesh has begun surveillance on people using the TikTok video-sharing platform after security forces busted a trafficking gang that lured girls into the sex trade in neighbouring India using the app, an official said. “A large number of TikTok users suspected of being involved in criminal activities are under close watch,” ANM Imran Khan, spokesman […]

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Beekeeping influencer scooping bees with bare hands faces accusations of not practicing safety protocols

A video of a woman wearing dark clothing while scooping bees with her bare hands has gone viral on TikTok. Erika Thompson, the woman featured on the account texasbeeworks is not seen wearing any of the gear commonly associated with beekeeping, like a bee suit or gloves. Instead, she calmly relocates bees with her hands, […]

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Family living in ‘The Conjuring’ farmhouse still feel presence of paranormal activity

Many horror movies are based on true events and several of these movies are based on haunted houses. Not many have the courage to live in them but that is not the case with this family currently residing in a real-life haunted house which inspired the 2013 spine chilling movie, The Conjuring. The infamous cursed […]

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13-year-old girl sets herself on fire while attempting TikTok stunt

A 13-year-old girl has been in intensive care for two weeks with third-degree burns after setting herself on fire while trying to copy a TikTok stunt. Destini Crane, from Portland, Oregon, seriously burned her neck and right arm while apparently trying to copy a trick where someone draws a shape with flammable liquid on a […]

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California teenager’s birthday invite goes viral; 2,500 revellers from across the country turn up to the party

The birthday party of a California teenager was ordinary by no means. Some 2,500 revellers, many who travelled across the country to attend Adrian Lopez’s 17th birthday party, thanks to a digital invitation that went viral on Tiktok. The gathering soon turned into what a witness recalls as a “zombie apocalypse” of “17 to 19-year-olds,” […]

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High school teenager goes to prison to meet guy she met online after he ghosted her

A high school girl went above and beyond to meet her date whom she met online after being ghosted by him. Julia Kassel shared her story on TikTok where she stated that she joined a school trip to the prison to visit her date after finding out that he has been jailed. In the TikTok […]

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Woman finds out after 26 years that she was raised by her ‘kidnappers’

What happens when you wake up one day and get to know that the people you were living with weren’t your parents but you’re kidnappers. A woman recently discovered that she was a missing person for 26 years. The woman shared a TikTok video captioned, “How I learned I had been kidnapped,” in which she […]

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This 22-year-old TikToker’s nose cannot be broken due to a ‘weird genetic mutation’

A 22-year-old has a genetic disorder that makes her nose pops right back when she squishes it. Ella Ford-Amendolagi shared her bizarre condition on a TikTok video she made in response to a trend asking people to reveal their ‘weird genetic mutations’. Ella explains that she has no cartilage in her nose, which makes it […]

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Video of woman showing off her five-inch middle finger goes viral

A video of a girl showing her five-inch middle finger has recently gone viral on the internet. Olivia Mercea, 16, from Arizona made a fun video on TikTok, showing off her finger which has been viewed over four million times on TikTok. She also gained 22,000 followers on TikTok following the video. While talking to […]

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TikTokers burn snow to prove Texas snowstorm is some sort of government conspired trick

A new internet conspiracy theory was floated on TikTok this week where Texans are trying to prove the snow that fell during the snowstorm is ‘not real’. Residents from Texas are taking to TikTok and trying to show how a snowball is not melting into water right away when they try to burn it. Since […]

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Business India

India’s TikTok copy raises $100 million in funds from investors including Google, Microsoft

A TikTok copy application received USD $100 million in funds from investors including Alphabet Inc’s Google and Microsoft several weeks after Chinese-owned short-video app was banned. Josh, short-video platform application that sprung after India blocked TikTok in June amidst a border crisis with China, attracting global investor interest in applications filling the gap. VerSe Innovation, […]

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Tech

United States HALTS ban on TikTok amid legal challenges

The United States has halted the ban on TikTok that was due to come into affect on Thursday night. The order would have prevented the app from being downloaded in the US. The US Commerce Department delayed the ban “pending further legal developments,” citing a Philadelphia court ruling from September where three prominent TikTokers had […]