Indeed, the world we live in is so very fascinating. Here are a few stories published in the media which caught my attention.

1. A 41 year old American woman falls in love with an Indian man she met on Facebook and now lives in rural Haryana after their marriage.

2. A Hong Kong tycoon offers $100 million to the best man who can marry his daughter, but she isn’t interested as she is a lesbian.

3. Karl Slym seemed to have everything going for him, yet the Managing Director and chief honcho of Tata Motors allegedly jumped to his death in a hotel in Thailand recently.

4. And, Pope Francis, declared  this year’s TIME’s Man of the Year, and who has captured the imagination of millions with his simplicity is now Super Pope.