Indonesian teacher forms friendship with 28 stone pet tiger

An Indonesian family keeps a huge BENGAL TIGERas a pet in their home. Shocking photos show owner Abdullah Saleh, 36, kissing the 10-year-old big cat, called Mulan Jamila. Abdullah has hand-reared the 28st 6lbs animal in a yar... read more>>

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Tickled pink: Devoted teacher spends three years transforming classroom into ‘Hello Kitty’ haven – all at her own expense

 This devoted Filipino teacher dedicated three years - and several pay cheques - to transform her drab classroom into a pink Hello Kitty haven in the hope of inspiring her students to keep coming to school.  Located in the mountain ranges of Masbate in the Philippines, some of the students in 29-year-old Samelyn Lafuente’s class have to walk up to eight kilomete... read more>>

Harry Potter mega fan teacher transforms classroom into Hogwarts

A Harry Potter mega fan teacher has transformed her classroom into Hogwarts.  Tressa Mellow Bargella, a teacher at Valley View Intermediate in Pensylvania, US, loves the book and film series so much she decided to base her entire third grade classroom on Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.  Creative Tressa, 39, was previously a kindergarten teacher for... read more>>