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Aug 15 2017

ASUU Paralyses Nigerian Universities, Commences Indefinite Strike

As at Monday, August 14, activities were continuing as normal on the campus of the Lagos State University (LASU) despite the announcement of the nationwide indefinite str...

Aug 15 2017

BP begins production from Juniper project in Trinidad

BP has started production from five of its seven major projects for the year, as the supermajor confirmed that the Juniper project offshore Trinidad, and Woodside Energy'...

Aug 15 2017

Drinking a little may lead to longer life, says study

When compared to lifetime abstainers, light to moderate alcohol drinkers had a reduced risk of greater than 20 percent for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease ...

Aug 15 2017

India Independence Day 2017

On the morning of August 15 morning, the prime minister will hoist the Indian flag on the ramparts of Red Fort for the fourth time as India celebrates 70 years of freed...

Aug 15 2017

Century-old cake discovered in Antarctica described as 'almost edible'

The cake is among several artifacts recovered from the remote Cape Adar hut in East Antartica, which was built in 1899 by Norwegian explorer Carsten Borchgrevink and hi...

Aug 15 2017

Counties in Arizona state fleas tested positive for plague

The majority of USA cases are reported in Southwestern states, with an average of seven deaths a year, according to the CDC . "Navajo County Health Department is u...

Aug 15 2017

Half-million affected by cholera in Yemen — WHO report

Almost 2,000 people have died of cholera in Yemen in the last four months, the World Health Organisation said on Monday. Yemen has seen the worst outbreak of the di...

Aug 15 2017

Omaha-area Officials Confirm Year's First West Nile Case

In the North-West area of the New Castle County, officials found a wild crow which had the West Nile virus. The virus is transmitted to humans through mosquitoes, which...

Aug 15 2017

Ekiti 2018: I am not in secret meeting with PDP- Ex-Gov

The former Governor, who was apparently reacting to the mounting agitation that he should quit his position if he wishes to contest for the 2018 governorship election in ...

Aug 14 2017

Eclipse chasers gearing up for solar show

Several eclipse chasers were in attendance at a recent meeting of the Salt Lake Astronomical Society, the Desert News reported . Damage can be temporary, and last up...

Aug 14 2017

Jeremy McConnell 'threatened to throw acid in Stephanie Davis's face'

The prosecution said the Hollyoaks actress suffered bruising to her arms and head, as well as a bite mark after the attack. Steph said she "doesn't know how she's sta...

Aug 14 2017

Ward signs new two-year Burnley deal

Last season Ward started all but one of Burnley's Premier League games, more than anyone else in Dyche's squad. Ward had only ever previously netted one solitary top-...

Aug 14 2017

Sean Maguire earns first Republic of Ireland call-up for World Cup qualifiers

O'Neill previously insisted Maguire was not ready to step up at worldwide level, but explained that he had been impressed by the 23-year-old of late. "I hope he can get a...

Aug 14 2017

"We are ready" says Britain, launching push to break Brexit stalemate

Hammond and Fox are seen as the two ministers at opposite ends of the soft-hard Brexit spectrum and their joint article , which also said the transitional period would...

Aug 14 2017

CHAN Qualifier: Benin Republic beats Nigeria in Cotonou

It was the first leg of the qualifying match to the main competition next year. The home side dictated the pace of the game from the blast of the whistle but it wasn't ...

Aug 14 2017

Celebrities condemn violent white supremacist rally in Virginia

In an interview with The Associated Press in Toledo, Ohio , Bloom said , "I just knew he was going to a rally". As the chorus of criticism grew, White Houses aide...

Aug 14 2017

Fiona Apple Reaches Out to Sinead O'Connor in New Video

I want you to know that you are my hero as well and, I just saw the video of you and I don't want you to feel like that. What sick part of your head failed to hea...

Aug 14 2017

Bryce Harper leaves game with apparent knee injury

On the other side, the Nationals have won four of their last five games, are 4-1 in their last five home games, and are 15-6 in their last 21 games versus National League...

Aug 13 2017

PTSA letter says kids can skip lunch line for $100

For $50 a person or business would get their name on the school's website and for $100 a parent could have their child skip the lunch line. What's more, says Stephenson...

Aug 13 2017

MACC raids Phee's service centre, houses

High Court Judge Datuk Hashim Hamzah also declined to do so for the remand orders against the 35-year-old director and 70-year-old manager of the factory. Phee's lawyers ...