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Stephen Colbert on Monday mocked Donald Trump’s trip to Saudi Arabia, ridiculing the president’s awkward sword dance and knocking him for laying his hands upon a glowing orb. Colbert joked that Trump
Links to intelligence have been found in 52 genes, 40 of which have been identified for the first time, new research has revealed. However, the discovery does not mean that the genes de
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – With the critical tour of England looming, chief selector Courtney Browne has said there is still no timetable for Darren Bravo’s return to the West Indies side. The post B
An Ohio teenager has pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge for the killing of her allegedly abusive father. She was given a sentence of a year and a day in juvenile jail, but may be r
A flash of light and a loud bang that rocked the Manchester Arena shortly after an Ariana Grande concert has been recorded by a dashboard camera from a vehicle parked nearby. Read Full
Earlier, Greater Manchester Police said at least 19 people were killed and about 50 were injured
Keith Olbermann broadcast an angry rebuke of Fox News and Sean Hannity The GQ Special Correspondent used his THE RESISTANCE platform to describe Fox News as, “these subhuman creatures, these Tru
At least 19 people were killed in a blast at a concert in the English city of Manchester on Monday where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing and two U.S. officials said a suicide bomber was
Manchester police have confirmed they treat the blast at Manchester Arena as a terror attack
City Kids More Likely to Have Psychotic Experiences Kids growing up in the city are significantly more likely than those raised in the country to have psychotic experiences, such as hearing voices and
Staggering $1.7tr in cuts proposed including welfare programmes, but defence spending gets $54b boost
Flynn takes the Fifth but fights over testimony are just beginning WASHINGTON — Former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s decision to invoke the Fifth Amendment might protect him against
Saudis gave the US $360billion in deals. Now they want Trump to rescind 9/11 lawsuit law RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Donald Trump struck a series of deals with Saudi Arabia on his two-day visit b
Myths About The Sun That Turned Out To Be Wrong Q&A site Quora. Photo: Quora This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Jack Fraser. Well, a lot of people used to think (and many laype
Legendary crime kingpin, Guiseppe Dainotti, who was released from prison last year, was shot dead in broad daylight in a Palermo street by two killers, according to Italian police. Rea
Tens of thousands of Germans have signed a petition calling on the education authorities of the western German state of North Rhine Westphalia to allow high school students retake their
Ariana Grande Remains Quiet After Manchester Explosion “Dangerous Woman” singer Ariana Grande did not immediately issue a statement after there was an explosion at Manchester Arena in England Monday.
"Whatever the Ukrainian authorities conjure up to fence their country off from Russia, the result is stunningly undemocratic and damaging to the Ukrainians," said Konstantin Kosachov
St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire has become the latest elite boarding school to publish a report outlining “substantiated claims” of misconduct by former faculty and staff members and
Today’s offerings to the audiences included Prokofiev, Debussy, Stravinsky, and Tchaikovsky
North Korea's new intermediate-range ballistic missile was successfully tested on Sunday and should now be “rapidly” mass-produced, Kim Jong-un, the country’s supreme leader has said, a
Deaths Confirmed in Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert A number of fatalities have been reported following an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, UK. A bomb-like explosion took place
• Victim misses JSS exams Olaleye Aluko, Abuja Thirteen-year-old boy, Akeem Saheed (pseudonym), a pupil of Command Secondary School, Suleja, Niger State, has yet to recover from the effects of a drug
Samson Folarin The Zone 2 Police Command has arrested a herbalist, Abiodun David, for allegedly defrauding a cab driver of about N4m. The police said the victim, Adebayo Omoniyi, had been introduced t
Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer could hardly contain himself Monday during a meeting with Donald Trump after the president mistakenly implied Israel is not located in the Middle Eas
Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Umuahia The Commissioner of Police in Abia State, Mr. Adeleye Oyebade, has reunited a three month-old-baby allegedly stolen from her mother by a suspected child trafficker to the mot
Afeez Hanafi Two siblings said to be members of a seven-man robbery gang have been arrested by the police in Ogun State for allegedly breaking into a Coca-Cola warehouse in the Ota area of the state.
A 14-year-old secondary school pupil, who allegedly defiled his neighbour’s seven-year-old daughter, is facing trial at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The accused, who resides with his parents on
Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi Tragedy struck in Bauchi State on Sunday when three sisters drowned in a stream in the Darazo Local Government Area of the state. The siblings reportedly left home to play, but
The Eko Electricity Distribution Company says there will be a planned outage in Ikoyi, Victoria Island and part of Lagos Island from May 24 to May 28, 2017. The company’s General Manager, Corporate Co
John Ameh, Sesan Olufowobi, Leye Aluko and Goddy Isenyo A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; the Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Monday Ubani; a
Alec Baldwin’s impression of President Donald Trump has captured audiences all over the country — but his daughter’s impression of the president is definitely cuter. In an Instagram
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized 18 houses in an estate allegedly belonging to Alhaji Aliyu Usman, an associate of the embattled former National Security
Ted Odogwu, Kano The Kano State House of Assembly on Monday stopped the investigation of the Emir of Kano,  Muhammadu Sanusi II, over allegations of misappropriation of funds belonging to the Kano Emi
Panelists on “The View” continued to ridicule President Donald Trump after video appeared showing First Lady Melania Trump slapping away the president’s touch. Chelsea Handler, star of the Chels
Not yet fully operational, the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) has leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in two separate incidents. Read Full Article at RT.com
Jesusegun Alagbe The President of the African Bar Association, Mr. Hannibal Uwaifo, on Monday said the loopholes in the anti-corruption war led by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration were inev
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Supreme Court, on Monday, reserved its judgment on the appeal concerning the protracted Peoples Democratic Party leadership tussle between the National Chairman of the party,
Donald Trump has personally contacted former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and deputy campaign manager David Bossie to ask the pair to join the administration as crisis managers amid ongoing turm
Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State said on Monday that he would contest in court his removal from office during his first term tenure. Speaking in  a live broadcast on Ekiti State Television in Ado-Ek
At the same time, of course political and economic logics objectively direct the developments exactly towards their lifting, said The speaker of the Russian Federation Council
British police said early Tuesday there were “a number of confirmed fatalities” after reports of at least one explosion during a pop concert in the city of Manchester. Ambulances were seen
However, a dialog continues, and it is an active dialog, said Russian Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko
MANCHESTER, England, (Reuters) – British police said that at least 19 people were killed and 50 others injured in a blast at a music venue in the northern English city of Manchester, and said t
In a letter released today, the Carrier corporation announced it was firing 632 workers from its factory in Indianapolis and moving those jobs to Monterrey, Mexico, by the end of 2017. The company, wh
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says that President Muhammadu Buhari is still working from London where he is currently receiving medical treatm
Okechukwu Nnodim Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has vowed to resign if the country fails to attain self-sufficiency in the refining of petroleum products by 201
Ihuoma Chiedozie and Gibson Achonu Economic activities within Owerri were on Monday paralysed by the splinter group of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereignty State of Biafra, who storme
Emergency services are responding to a “serious incident” at Manchester Arena where a number of people have been confirmed dead. Read Full Article at RT.com
Emergency services are responding to a “serious incident” at Manchester Arena where a number of people have been confirmed dead. Read Full Article at RT.com
Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Federal Capital Territory Command of the Nigeria Police Force on Monday confirmed the deployment of its detectives in churches, mosques and other public places in Abuja to pre
Festus Abu South Africa coach Stuart Baxer says he has been working on how to beat Nigeria in their Group E  Cameroon 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo on June 10. Bafana Bafana and the   Su
 Ozioma Ubabukoh 07053937947 oubabukoh@punchng.com For many, the smartphone’s utility has assumed such remarkable proportions that it is now being relied on as a first-hand source of news, information
Akeem Lasisi lasisienglish@gmail.com; 08163939335 About two weeks ago, Senator Dino Melaye achieved what can be described as a controversial feat. He published a book on how to fight corruption. Many
Ozioma Ubabukoh The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says that digital migration is disrupting the traditional way of communication. He said, “A new world has been created where the
Thinking with You Niyi Akinnaso niyi.tlc@gmail.com Nigeria revels in incongruities and contradictions. Government after government touts education as a critical factor in national development but only
Funding for the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission received a boost when the House of Representatives added the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas company to the list of contributors rece
 Oyetunji Abioye 09053972098 (sms only) Personalbanking@punchng.com You may have opened savings accounts for your children as a way to sock away money for college or to teach them about investing. As
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja the Federal Government on Monday approved a new interest rate spread on tax liabilities for the 2017 fiscal period. A statement from the Federal Ministry of Finance said the new i
Between May 14 and 15, 2017 an important step was taken to establish the framework for a more cooperative and inclusive international system, which would include communities and other social categorie
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