A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout
A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout

Quirky China: unconscious man ‘wakes’ for curry, women-only carriages ‘unfair to men’, manhole covers stolen, sold to get hostess cash

  • A police officer’s meal of curry beef with rice was too tempting for a suspected fraudster who had faked being in a coma
  • A women-only train carriage suggestion has been rejected because it would be ‘discriminatory to men’

Topic |   China society
A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout
A man in China pretended to be in a coma to resist arrest, until he could no longer stand the sumptuous smell of beef curry. Also, a debate about women-only rail carriages, and a man steals 500 manhole covers. Photo: Handout
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