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August 14, 2018 11:43 AM Facebook To Broadcast La Liga Games For Free

Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale and other La Liga stars will soon be beamed for free to viewers in the Indian subcontinent as part of a landmark deal with Facebook to broadcast matches, the Spanish top flight division said Tuesday. All 380 football matches of the new 2018-2019 La Liga season, which begins Friday, will be available to watch on the social media 40

July 18, 2018 10:22 AM Flood: Death Toll Rises To 90 In Nepal

The death toll in Nepal has gone up to 90 after five people were killed on Wednesday by landslides and flooding brought on by monsoon rains. “A woman and her two children, one of them an infant, were killed when a landslide struck their home in a village in north-central Nepal’s Gorkha district,’’ local Police Officer, Mahendra Nepal, said. Parbat Police 23

June 29, 2018 5:35 PM 20 doctors, nurses complete trauma care training in Benue 20 doctors, nurses complete trauma care training in Benue The Sun NewsThe Sun News

In a bid to contribute their quotas toward saving lives in the wake of communal violence affecting Nigeria’s north-central states, about 20 doctors and nurses, on Thursday, completed a three-day training in trauma care at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH), in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. The training, organised by the International 32

March 15, 2018 5:38 PM Nepal’s Chief Justice Sacked Over Fake Date Of Birth

The Chief justice of Nepal Gopal Parajuli has been sacked following discovery that he had fake date of birth. Under Nepalese law, the chief justice should retire at the age of 65 but media reports that Parajuli apparently turned 65 several months ago. Parajuli, who succeeded Nepal’s first female chief justice eight month ago, accused the country’s leading 37

March 13, 2018 11:01 AM UPDATE: 49 Dead In Nepal Plane Crash

Latest update has revealed that a total of 49 bodies have been pulled out of the Nepal’s Kathmandu airport. The plane which had a total of 71 passangers and crew crashed on landing in Nepal. Rescuers pulled bodies from the charred wreckage of the plane, operated by Bangladeshi airline US-Bangla, after a raging fire was put out. The airline has blamed 48

March 12, 2018 11:14 AM Plane Carrying 71 Passengers Crashes In Nepal

Reports reaching us reveal that only 17 people have survived out of the 71 passengers and crew after it crashed at Nepal’s Kathmandu airport, with at least 17 people known to have survived. The plane veered off the runway while landing on Monday afternoon, BBC reports. Rescuers have also pulled dead bodies from the charred wreckage of the plane, operated 32

February 16, 2018 11:07 AM Hackers stole $6 million in attack on SWIFT system, Russian Central Bank says

Unknown hackers stole 339.5 million rubles (six million dollars) in an attack on the SWIFT international payments messaging system in Russia last year, the Russian Central Bank said on Friday. The disclosure, buried at the bottom of a central bank report on digital thefts at Russian banks, is the latest in a string of attempted and successful cyber heists 22

December 20, 2017 8:42 AM South Koreans are most prolific drinkers in Asia, says WHO

People in South Korea are the most prolific drinkers in Asia, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). South Koreans over the age of 15 on average drink 10.9 litres of alcohol a year. South Koreans drink copious amounts of alcohol so much so that no other country comes close to their per capita consumption. The reason for this unparalleled liquor 34

November 13, 2017 8:08 AM Lagos, Port-Harcourt airports ranked among world’s worst [See list]

Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa and Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have been rated among the worst 20 airports. This is outcome of a survey by renowned aviation organization, Sleep in Airport (sleepinairports.net). The website ranked Lagos the fifth worst airport in the world, while Port Harcourt was ranked the third 84

August 31, 2017 8:18 AM Attention is on Harvey. But flooding has killed thousands this month in other countries, too

Skies, streams and seas have unleashed tragedies around the world this month, forcing us to reckon once more with the deadly power of weather and water. While we watch and react to the devastation wrought by the remnants of Hurricane Harvey across Southeast Texas and Louisiana, we should also spare a thought for the floods that have each taken more than a thousand 27