Enrique Iglesias Fans Throw Bras During Sri Lankan Concert, President Says Concert Organizers Should Be “Whipped” for Uncivilized Behavior

Enrique Iglesias fans attending a concert in Sri Lanka threw bras at the handsome singer, much to the chagrin of Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena. Although the president doesn’t believe the women who threw bras at Enrique Iglesias should be…

For First Time, U.N. Study Highlights Pacific-Asian Rape Culture

A multi-country survey recently conducted by the U.N. of Asian countries near the South Pacific sheds a terrifying light onto rape culture as it exists in nations far less fascinating to the media than India. The abstract is here, and…

Sri Lanka Independence Day Celebrated With Google Doodle

Google is showing a doodle on its home page in Sri Lanka, honoring Sri Lanka Independence Day: On February 4th each year, the island country commemorates its independence from Britain, which became official on this day in 1948. Citizens celebrate…

Sri Lankan Man Dies After Burying Himself Alive, Earns Darwin Award Nomination on Twitter

Twenty-four year old Sri Lankan man, Janka Basnayake, perished on Saturday after trying to set a record for the longest time that anyone has been buried alive. Basnayake’s final attempt may have been up to 6 1/2 hours; he was…