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October 6, 2017 1:08 PM Can Yankees Beat Indians in ALDS Game 2 Without Aaron Judge?

The New York Yankees can overcome a 1-0 deficit and beat a mighty Cleveland Indians team to make it to the American League Championship Series if Aaron Judge’s bat stays silent. Some offense from Judge wouldn’t go amiss, though—especially if the Yankees starting pitching continues to be as bad as it has been through the wild-card game and Game 1 against 56

October 3, 2017 6:54 AM When strangers rule, sons are oppressed

When the Senate of a nation would overrule the peoples’ popular demand for restructure – a return to the federalist constitution that gave birth to the nation, are they now not calling up the query ‘whose interests are you serving?’ This unpleasant action is also inviting a certain crises, because the people do not give up to such usurpation of their 15

September 30, 2017 8:01 PM Spain shuts down Catalonia independence vote technology as tensions rise

People wave Spanish flags while demonstrating against Catalonia's planned referendum on secession in front of a building decorated with pro-independence banners in Barcelona Saturday (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) Spain's foreign minister vowed Saturday that a planned independence referendum in Catalonia would not take place as the Madrid government sought 29

September 28, 2017 3:12 AM After two brutal incidents in NCR, here's how we can make schools safer for children

Parents, teachers, guardians of young children, and children themselves were still coming to terms with the spate of child deaths linked to the Blue Whale game, when two incidents of horrific lapses in school safety in the National Capital Region sent all of us into a shock. Indians, like most people worldwide, seem to believe that it's only girls who are abused 37

September 18, 2017 11:34 AM India to import $1b worth of Pulse Beans from Nigeria

India has approached Nigeria to supply it with $1billion (N367 billion) worth of Pulse Beans. Indian Ambassador to Nigeria, Nagabushana Reddy, says Pulse Beans is a food variety consumed four to five times daily by Indians. Reddy added that, India requires 27 million metric tonnes of pulse beans annually. Nigeria’s current production capacity for the produce 35

August 2, 2017 4:42 PM Sealed with a quip: As Prince Philip bows out in inimitable style, a look back at his best-loved gaffes

Prince Phillip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, made his final solo appearance at an official event on Wednesday, ending a royal career marked by occasional gaffes that landed him in hot water. The prince, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, attended a parade of Royal Marines at Buckingham Palace and met servicemen that had taken part in a 1,664 mile race to raise 25

August 1, 2017 5:00 AM Nigeria in distress: Is there a way forward to a great future?

THERE is no doubt that Nigeria today is facing very challenging times. The headlines in the media are dominated by reports about: Southern Kaduna killings of Christians; inflammatory speeches by a few clerics calling for Christian self-defence, one going as far as urging retaliatory killings; continuing outrageous attacks and ambushes by Boko Haram fighters 38

July 25, 2017 2:50 PM Nigeria moves to stop Asians from having direct dealings with farmers

The Nigeria-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NVCCI), on Tuesday said that a mechanism that would stop Asian nationals from having direct access to Nigerian farmlands would soon be inaugurated. Mr Oye Akinsemoyin, the NVCCI President, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the direct dealings Indian and Chinese nationals now had with Nigerian 22

July 25, 2017 10:45 AM India accounts for about 33 percent of the world’s child marriages

India accounts for about 33 percent of the world’s child marriages, with nearly 103 million Indians married under the age of 18, Indian local media reported on Monday. A significant 83 percent of the 103 million child marriages were of girl children, with the number reaching 85 million, according to a report released by the non-profit organization ActionAid 22

July 21, 2017 9:58 AM Reliance unveils JioPhone, a 'zero cost' 4G phone targeting low-income users

Through JioPhone, Reliance is aiming to attract tens of millions of low-income users to its telecom and digital services venture Jio. Reliance Industries has launched JioPhone, a keenly anticipated feature phone with 4G-enabled features that it said will be available at a "zero effective cost", in a move aimed at further disrupting the country's highly 67