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Aug 24 2017

JAMB Crashes Cut-Off Marks Into Varsities, Others

Ishaq Oloyede , disclosed this at the policy meeting of the stakeholders of Tertiary Institutions in Abuja attended by representatives from both public and private tertia...

Aug 24 2017

Russian envoy to Sudan Mirgayas Shirinsky found dead at his residence

This was announced by the foreign Ministry. It remains unclear what caused the 62-year-old diplomat to die. Three other Russian emissaries have died in since December...

Aug 24 2017

Auto strikes demonstrators during a vigil in St. Louis

Louis police on Tuesday. "Three protesters were injured after they jumped onto the auto and fell off when the driver pulled away". "Pix from vehicle that drove through ...

Aug 24 2017

Acer's Nitro 5 Spin is a convertible designed for casual gaming

Acer has a new laptop on the block, and it's targeted squarely at casual gamers . "With a convertible design that features four modes, the Acer Nitro 5 Spin is a ...

Aug 24 2017

Dual-Citizenship Controversy Threatens Australian Government

Windsor held the seat as an independent until retiring at the 2013 election. The court will also examine stood-aside cabinet minister Mr Canavan, whose mother over a de...

Aug 24 2017

Mandatory Evacuation Order has been issued for Wawona

Saturday to be out of their homes by 4:00 p.m. The town's population, roughly 1,000 to 2,000 people depending on the season, was evacuated as a precaution by fire officia...

Aug 24 2017

Insider FENNELL LAURA A sold 759 Shares Of Intuit Inc. (INTU)

About 1.78M shares traded or 57.52% up from the average. Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed b...

Aug 24 2017

President Trump hopeful of improving ties with North Korea

North Korea revealed plans for the development of its missile programme on Wednesday, as leader Kim Jong-Un ordered stepped-up production of rocket engines and interconti...

Aug 24 2017

DA case: apex court dismisses review plea by Sasikala

The decision was announced by a bench comprising Justices S A Bobde and Amitava Roy. It may be recalled that Sasikala was convicted in a disproportionate assets case, f...

Aug 24 2017

Trudeau warns 'no short-cutting' in Canada's asylum process

The future in Canada was uncertain, but she was pretty sure what she faced in the USA: deportation."The president doesn't want the immigrants to stay", Wembert said. Trud...

Aug 24 2017

Tillerson sees possible pathway to North Korea dialogue

Washington's decision to impose sanctions follows a unanimous vote earlier this month by the UN Security Council, supported by both Russian Federation and China , to i...

Aug 24 2017

Linkin Park Will Hold a Public Event in Honor of Chester Bennington

They continued, saying they've got a "special public event" coming to Los Angeles in honor of their late bandmate. Linkin Park will be holding a special event to re...

Aug 24 2017

Japan calls for sustained global pressure on North Korea

One photo of Kim reveals a poster on the wall clearly mentioning a missile called "Pukguksong-3", a potential successor to the previous two versions of the missile which ...

Aug 24 2017

Military Transgender Ban to Begin Within 6 Months, Memo Says

The two-and-a-half-page White House document gives Defense Secretary Jim Mattis six months to fully implement the ban, according to a story first reported by The Wal...

Aug 24 2017

Privacy a Fundamental Right or Not? SC to Pronounce Verdict Today

The Centre argued that privacy can not be held as a fundamental right as this was specifically considered and rejected by the Constitution makers. A battery of senior l...

Aug 24 2017

Dog Back Home After Allegedly Being Swiped By Tinder Date

Maggie, a 2-year-old Maltese, had been missing since Sunday night after a dog sitter allowed her Tinder date and a pal of his inside the Leonia house she was watching , ...

Aug 24 2017

Woman steals 18 bottles of liquor from store

The woman was seen in security footage from the store stuffing bottles into her trousers, bra and purse. As she left the store, she put one bottle on the counter and wa...

Aug 24 2017

Not looking for U.S. financial aid, says Pakistan Army chief Gen Bajwa

Replying to a question, Ambassador Chaudhry stated that it would be hard to find a parallel for Pakistan's commitment and success at countering terrorism. During the la...

Aug 24 2017

Barcelona Terrorist Suspect: Bigger Attack Was Planned

It wasn't immediately clear if the belt found amid remains of the blast in Alcanar, about 200 kilometers south of Barcelona , was meant to be used by the imam, Abdelbaki...

Aug 24 2017

Federal Judge Tosses Out Texas Voter ID Law

Under the new law, the permissible IDs remain the same as the earlier law: a state driver's license or ID card, a concealed handgun license, a US passport, a military ID ...