Khagendra said at the time: "I don't consider myself to be a small man. I'm a big man. I hope that having this title enables me to prove it and get a proper house for me and my family." … [Read more...] about World’s shortest man who can walk Khagendra Thapa Magar dies aged just 27
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“Once we arrived I took it upon myself to go and see where the elephants were kept and much to my amazement and sadness behind some tarpaulin (hidden from public view) I saw the elephants chained up with no more than a 2 or 3 foot of chain tied to their feet so they could not move freely. … [Read more...] about Behind the tourist fun there a world of suffering for elephants at holiday attractions