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Aug 23, 2019
Russia will launch the world’s first floating nuclear reactor and send it on an epic journey across the Arctic on Friday, despite environmentalists warning of serious risks to the region.…
Aug 23, 2019
A United Nations human rights expert on Friday accused Malaysia of having “vastly undercounted poverty” by using an “unduly low poverty line” and by “excluding vulnerable populations from its official…
Aug 22, 2019
A U.S. military MQ-9 drone has been shot down in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi controlled capital of Sanaa, the second such incident in recent months. The drone…
Aug 21, 2019
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at Democrats over what he claimed was their lack of support for Israel.   He said that American Jews who intend to…
Aug 20, 2019
Iceland on Sunday honoured the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate.…
Aug 20, 2019
FIFA on Monday announced its shortlist for this year’s Puskas Award.   Crystal Palace’s Andros Townsend and Brazilian Matheus Cunha, who plays as a winger for Bundesliga club RB Leipzig…
Aug 19, 2019
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, said on Sunday she would meet British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, on Wednesday evening to discuss Britain’s planned departure from the European Union.   She added…
Aug 19, 2019
Teachers across America have gotten so frustrated with low pay and a broken federal loan forgiveness system — which supposedly forgives loans for people working in qualifying public service jobs…
Aug 19, 2019
The Nigeria women national basketball team, D’Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket to win their fourth continental title.   The victory for…
Aug 18, 2019
Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has condemned the attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu at the 2nd Annual Igbo Cultural Festival held in Nuremberg, Germany.   In a statement in Abuja…
Aug 17, 2019
Trade tensions between the United States and China have sent a shiver across Southeast Asia, a region that depends heavily on both sides for its economic health, but when it…
Aug 16, 2019
A South African court on Thursday awarded a second punitive costs order against the country’s top anti-corruption official, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, after finding an investigation conducted by her office…
Aug 16, 2019
The Thai government on Friday launched additional rain-making operations in the Northern, North-Eastern and Central regions to tackle serious droughts.   According to the Director-General of DRAA, Surasee Kittimonthon, six…
Aug 15, 2019
Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard discussed his pride in the team performance and disclosed his supportive debrief to young striker Tammy Abraham, despite a penalty shoot-out defeat.   Lampard, emphasised the…
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