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NUJ, ex-minister mourn late Senator Bukar

NUJ, ex-minister mourn late Senator Bukar In a statement by his Senior Special Adviser on Media, Abdu Labaran, he described the late lawmaker as "a worthy son and representative of Katsina State, who had given a good account of himself in the Senate". Senator Wakili, who represented Bauchi South District, died on March 17. The governor of Kastina State, Alhaji Aminu Masari , while paying his last respect during the burial ceremony des... [Full Article...]

Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment

Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment And he finally addressed it! "No", Trump told reporters onboard Air Force One when asked if he knew that his longtime attorney Michael Cohen gave $130,000 to Daniels 12 days before the election. She claims it's void because Trump did not sign it. "The strength of our case just went up exponentially", Avenatti tweeted later Thursday. Daniels claimed in her 60 Minutes interview that she w... [Full Article...]

2018 hurricane season will be 'slightly above-average,' researchers say

2018 hurricane season will be 'slightly above-average,' researchers say Buckle in, South Carolina, researchers say the East Coast should prepare for an above-average hurricane season. Most of us remember the major hurricanes - Harvey , Irma and Maria. Kottlowski also said that conditions are ripe for early season hurricane development in the Gulf of Mexico as waters in that area are already warmer than normal this year. [Full Article...]

Group Say Trump Threatening Immigrants With 'MASS VIOLENCE — CARAVAN' CRISIS

Group Say Trump Threatening Immigrants With 'MASS VIOLENCE — CARAVAN' CRISIS Trump says during a lunch with Baltic leaders that he's spoken with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis about the idea. Although in the past Trump has said he would support a bipartisan bill that protects DACA recipients if it also extends the security wall on the U.S. [Full Article...]

Judge skewers Manafort's case challenging Mueller's powers

Judge skewers Manafort's case challenging Mueller's powers Downing continued to argue on Wednesday that Mueller's appointment to special counsel was unlawful, but now said that the lawsuit wasn't about getting existing charges dismissed, just preventing new indictments from getting filed. Berman Jackson didn't decide on the lawsuit on Wednesday, and will issue an opinion later. A version of the memo filed in court showed that Rosenstein signed off on an... [Full Article...]

Chinese parents reunite with missing daughter after 24 years of searching

Chinese parents reunite with missing daughter after 24 years of searching The couple, who have another daughter and son, reportedly spent years searching for her in the city and surrounding areas. The anxious couple, who have another daughter and son, took out ads in local newspapers, put up missing person signs, and worked with police in an effort to find their young daughter. [Full Article...]

Tiangong-1: China's Out-of-Control Space Station Crashes to Earth

Tiangong-1: China's Out-of-Control Space Station Crashes to Earth The Chinese space company said it ought to occur over the span of Monday Beijing time. The Tiangong-1 "mostly" burnt up above the vast ocean's central region, China's Manned Space Engineering Office said. China's chief space laboratory designer, Zhu Zongpeng, has denied Tiangong was out of control , but hasn't provided specifics on what, if anything, China was doing to guide the craft's ... [Full Article...]

Prince Philip 'in good spirits' after successful hip replacement operation

Prince Philip 'in good spirits' after successful hip replacement operation At times blunt to the point of rudeness, Philip is Elizabeth's most important support. The duke is 96. The royal was last spotted out in public on 5th March, carriage riding around Windsor Castle. While Prince Philip has been in a fairly healthy condition throughout his life, he had been reportedly treated for a blocked coronary artery in 2011, and a bladder infection in 2012. [Full Article...]

Prince Philip has been admitted to hospital for surgery

The 96-year-old prince has been suffering from hip pain in recent weeks. It comes after questions were raised about the Duke of Edinburgh's health when he missed the Queen's annual Easter Sunday service at St George's Chapel in Windsor over the weekend. [Full Article...]

Putin and Erdogan launch Turkey's first nuclear reactor

Putin and Erdogan launch Turkey's first nuclear reactor Erdogan said investment in Turkey's first nuclear power plant, which is being built by Russia's Rosatom at Akkuyu in the southern province of Mersin , will exceed 20 billion USA dollars. He also mentioned other strategic projects between Turkey and Russia, including the purchase of Russian S-400 Air Defense Systems and Turkish Stream Natural Gas Pipeline project. [Full Article...]

Egyptian President el-Sissi re-elected, winning 97 per cent of vote

Egyptian President el-Sissi re-elected, winning 97 per cent of vote He said 92.73% of the votes were valid from the roughly 24 million cast, while nearly two million ballots were spoilt. The Egyptian president also thanked sole contender and Ghad Party chairman Moussa Moustafa Moussa, describing him as one that has waged "a patriotic and noble electoral battle". [Full Article...]

Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack

Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack He further claimed to provide scientific information to the government to help reach to some conclusion. He added that determining the nerve agent's origin required "other inputs", some intelligence-based, which the British government has access to. [Full Article...]

French rail unions in showdown with Macron in rolling strike

French rail unions in showdown with Macron in rolling strike Trains ground to a halt and waste treatment plants were blockaded in a nationwide protest dubbed "Black Tuesday". The strike caused major disruption for France's 4.5 million daily train passengers and stoppages have been announced two days out of five until June 28 - unless Macron drops his bid to force a major overhaul at state rail operator SNCF. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu makes migrant deal decision

Netanyahu makes migrant deal decision He also said: "Despite the growing legal and global difficulties, we will continue to act with determination to exhaust all the possibilities available to us to remove the infiltrators ". "I listened attentively to many comments on the agreement", Netanyahu said in a statement. His calls were soon echoed by members of Netanyahu's own Likud party. [Full Article...]

European factory growth knocked by "Beast from the East"

European factory growth knocked by The headline IHS Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI - a single-figure snapshot of the performance of the manufacturing economy - registered a reading of 58.2 in March, down from 60.6 in February. At 4.00 am ET, final Eurozone manufacturing PMI is due. A new Commerce Department report on US construction spending showed it increased just 0.1% in February from January's revised level. [Full Article...]

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Scattered Showers Tonight - Mild Tuesday!

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Scattered Showers Tonight - Mild Tuesday! After the initial line moves through we will begin our cool down as temperatures on Wednesday will start off in the low 40s. Another cold front will bring showers and storms this week after an absolutely lovely Easter weekend. Now we are seeing occasional showers from a warm front surging through the area. The strongest of the storms should be out of the Valley by 2 AM Wednesday morning bu... [Full Article...]

Mark Zuckerberg Fires Back After Tim Cook Critique

Mark Zuckerberg Fires Back After Tim Cook Critique And now, Zuck's getting pummeled by Apple CEO Tim Cook , who has taken issue with how Facebook monetizes user data while allowing advertisers to target specific user groups. Since this revelation, Facebook has been very firmly in damage control mode, despite Mark Zuckerberg initially going off the radar when the details were revealed . [Full Article...]

Kallis shares his thoughts on the ball tampering scandal

Kallis shares his thoughts on the ball tampering scandal Smith was stripped of captaincy and banned by Cricket Australia for 1-year. Their series in South Africa was fractious even before the scandal with Warner and Quinton de Kock clashing in the first Test over a row the Australian claimed was sparked when the South African insulted his wife. [Full Article...]

Kpop group Red Velvet perform for Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang

Kpop group Red Velvet perform for Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang The concert marked the first time in over a decade that South Korean musicians have traveled to North Korea , as relations between the two countries have thawed ahead of a groundbreaking summit of the leaders of the two countries planned for the end of April. [Full Article...]

Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta

Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta On Monday, more than 600 people evacuated the town on buses sent by the government and the Syrian Red Crescent to take them to Jarablus, a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkish troops and allied Syrian forces. It was the first organized evacuation of fighters from Douma, which has held out against government forces through 7 years of war. It has been accused of abducting human rights activist... [Full Article...]


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