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  • Probe missionary’s death in Niger Delta
    AFTER a lull, bad news is once again coming from the creeks of the Niger Delta. Just as some militant groups served notice of their intention to resume the destruction of pipelines and other facilities in the oil-rich region, the sad news came of the
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  • Solving the Kaduna teachers’ crisis
    THE shameful state of education in our country has manifested again in the crisis rocking Kaduna State where over 22,000 teachers are on the firing line due to alleged lack of requisite qualification to teach.The post Solving the Kaduna teachers’
    - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Give Budget 2018 smooth passage
    PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari made good his intention to kick off the 2018 budget process by presenting the Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, 7th November 2017.The post Give Budget 2018 smooth passage appeared first on Vangua
    - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Adieu, Pa J.O.S. Ayomike
    THE burial of renowned Itsekiri historian, Pa Johnson Oritsegbubemi Sunday Ayomike, on November 3, 2017 expectedly attracted a sizeable crowd of well-wishers who came to pay their last respects and venerate a man who lived a life of greatness.The po
    - 7 days ago 10 Nov 17, 4:28am -
  • Boosting Nigeria’s tea and coffee production
    RESTORING agriculture to its pride of place in a widely-diversified Nigerian economy requires versatile thinking, planning and meticulous implementation of strategies. It should go beyond the ongoing national emphasis on massive increase in the produ
    - 8 days ago 8 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Ease of doing business: Not yet time to celebrate
    NEWS that Nigeria made a giant leap in the Doing Business world ranking was received with rhapsodic self-congratulation by the Federal Government.The post Ease of doing business: Not yet time to celebrate appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 10 days ago 7 Nov 17, 2:57am -
  • Buhari should avoid a bloated cabinet
    IT is rather perturbing that President Muhammadu Buhari is caving in to pressure from his political party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, to expand the size of his government as the march to the 2019 electoral season gathers momentum with the va
    - 11 days ago 6 Nov 17, 3:00am -
  • VAIDS: A renewed hope for taxation systems?
    MODERN and progressive societies are driven by efficient taxation systems. Without a doubt, despite recent strides in the country’s tax administration, Nigeria remains - unfortunately - outside the group of nations that have benefited from top-tier
    - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 11:46om eftermiddagen -
  • Release Paris Club funds to states
    THERE are many indicators in our body polity to prove that Nigeria is still transiting from military rule to democracy, even though the Army vacated the political scene nearly 20 years ago.The post Release Paris Club funds to states appeared first o
    - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 6:52am -
  • On the meeting of Southern governors in Lagos
    IT is a great irony that while the governors of the 19 states of Northern Nigeria meet regularly to address issues of common interest in the defunct Region, their counterparts in the South find it difficult to re-enact the same process.The post On t
    - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 11:51om eftermiddagen -
  • On the meeting of Southern governors in Lagos
    IT is a great irony that while the governors of the 19 states of Northern Nigeria meet regularly to address issues of common interest in the defunct Region, their counterparts in the South find it difficult to re-enact the same process.The post On t
    - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 5:33am -
  • Managing flaws in the yams export chain
    IN June 2017, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbe, flagged off with fanfare the first batch of 72 tonnes of yams being exported to Europe and America from the shores of Nigeria. It was another bold step to expand the base
    - 18 days ago 30 Oct 17, 1:21am -
  • Coping with the Monkey pox outbreak
    THE current Monkey pox outbreak has again exposed Nigerians to the dangers of preventable and treatable diseases. Lassa fever, Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM and Cholera are just a few of the emergency epidemic outbreaks the country has so far witness
    - 21 days ago 26 Oct 17, 6:29am -
  • Taming super-rich tax dodgers
    A RECENT report by the Federal Internal Revenue Service, FIRS and the Joint Tax Board, JTB, revealed that only 40 super-rich Nigerians pay correct taxes on their incomes. The report, apart from being incomplete, merely revealed the extent to which go
    - 23 days ago 24 Oct 17, 11:07om eftermiddagen -
  • Time to check adverse revenue drives
    Amidst increasing pressures on the three levels of government to increase revenue generation, albeit, non-oil for the federal government and Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, for states and local governments, more unintended negative consequence
    - 24 days ago 24 Oct 17, 2:03am -
  • Need to brighten our 2018 FDI prospects
    A REPORT recently released by Quantum Global Research, a global organisation tracking plans for Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, in various countries should worry all Nigerians.The post Need to brighten our 2018 FDI prospects appeared first on Vangua
    - 25 days ago 23 Oct 17, 3:53am -
  • Time to start preparations for the World Cup
    NIGERIANS have continued to shower encomiums on the Super Eagles since our national football team became the first African side to secure qualification for the 2018 World Cup holding in Russia. The team achieved this feat by beating the visiting Chip
    - 28 days ago 19 Oct 17, 11:10om eftermiddagen -
  • Lagos DNA lab: A welcome initiative
    THE Lagos State Government, penultimate week, commissioned its DNA (Deoxyribo Nucleic Acid) forensic laboratory. It is the first state-owned DNA laboratory in the country. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had, last year, approved the DNA laboratory project
    - 28 days ago 19 Oct 17, 7:04am -
  • Making NJC’s anti-graft trial monitoring credible
    TRUE to its promise, the National Judicial Council, NJC, has constituted the Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee, COTRINMCO, for the special courts designated to handle corruption cases as earlier announced by the Chief J
    - 30 days ago 17 Oct 17, 11:48om eftermiddagen -
  • Anyaoku: Honour for an iconic diplomat
    A GOLD fish, they say, has no hiding place. Within the context of the socio-economic and geo-political firmament of Nigeria, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the venerable former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, exemplifies this saying.The post
    - 30 days ago 17 Oct 17, 7:40am -

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    • newA glimpse into the Obiano’s years
      AS is evident across Anambra State and demonstrated severally by those who should know, Gover Willie Obiano has steered the ship of State backwards right from his assumption of office. He made so much noise in his early days in office that he seemed
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    • newObiano’s imprints on security

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    • newAnambra election: Let no darkness fall
      YOUR Excellency, this open letter is necessitated by the urgent need to rekindle purposeful leadership that will fan the embers of Nigerian unity.The post Anambra election: Let no darkness fall appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 24 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 4:27om eftermiddagen -
    • Benedict Peters, Ahmad Ahmad: Two leaders with one vision for African football
      The partnership between Aiteo and CAF is sure to deepen football on the African continent, Bonny Kant writes.The post Benedict Peters, Ahmad Ahmad: Two leaders with one vision for African football appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 1:14om eftermiddagen -
    • Still on the political wind blowing in eastern Nigeria
      Still on the political wind blowing in eastern NigeriaThe post Still on the political wind blowing in eastern Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:38om eftermiddagen -
    • When will Nigeria become a first world country?
      There is no compelling national vision that energizes and mobilizes the citizenry to pursue stated economic destinationThe post When will Nigeria become a first world country? optrådte først på Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:37am -
    • Anambra: Nwoye’s different path
      Nwoye has the vision required in building the Anambra of the future!The post Anambra: Nwoye’s different path appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 4:48am -
    • The deciet, lies, unwarranted attacks against Osinbajo
      In the age of “alternative facts”, the media has been awash and desecrated with fake news, “post-truths” and outright untruths; where people who claim to be authors or journalists, in their write-ups, gleefully revel in these three 21st centu
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    • Okezie Ikpeazu: Is Abia on the march again or…? (1)
      Since the creation of Abia State in 1991, development has no doubt been slower than Abians expect, and this can be attributed to a lot of factors which range from politics to near-absent or constantly dwindling internally generated revenue and federa
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 4:32om eftermiddagen -
    • Anambra poll and Obiano’s re-election bid
      On October 2, 2017, Awka, the Anambra State capital stood still for the incumbent Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), when he officially flagged off his re-election campaign for the November 18 gubernat
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:52om eftermiddagen -
    • How Rochas is making Owerri a tourist destination
      One of the most ambitious projects of the administration of the Owelle Rochas Okorocha is the Heroes Square located at the heart of Owerri, the capital of Imo state. Ironically, the centre has become a subject of controversy which political activists
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:17om eftermiddagen -
    • … right of police officers to marry their female colleagues by Reuben Abati
      “I just love this country, I won’t lie”“What have you seen again that has suddenly turned you into a gushing patriot?”“I mean, just look around, in spite of everything, Nigerians always give you an opportunity to laugh.”The post …
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    • Nigeria’s debt profile not politically motivated
      In an interview published in a national daily (not Vanguard) on Monday, November 6, 2017, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof Kingsley Moghalu, exercised his inalienable freedom of expression on some national issues, espec
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:15am -
    • The sale of Anambra State
      WHEN the man many prefer to call The Oracle recovered his mandate from Dr. Chris Ngige in 2006, he stepped in and started planning to answer his pre-election question – Is Anambra State cursed or are we the cause?The post The sale of Anambra State
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:02am -
    • President Buhari’s silent support for the South-East by Garba Shehu
      President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day visit to the South-Eastern states of Ebonyi and Anambra is taking place at the most opportune juncture, to show support to a governor who has done so much in promoting the President’s policy on food self-suffi
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 6:39am -
    • Re: Nigerian Embassy Berlin rumbles as ambassador sacks staff
      A news item published in the Vanguard on November 11, 2017 titled: “Nigeria Embassy Berlin rumbles as Ambassador sacks staff” is blatantly erroneous and misleading. While the Vanguard Newspapers is appreciated as a medium of repute, the message c
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:14om eftermiddagen -
    • Much ado about Benny Peters
      “A Leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves” – Lao Tzu Indeed, the words of this great Chinese Philosopher continue to impact the affairs of men today,…
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 12:43om eftermiddagen -
    • Anambra election: Why Buhari must get it right
      NIGERIA is one country which has suffered heavily due to its repeated failure to organise credible and acceptable elections. The fall of the First Republic and the subsequent eruption of the civil war were propelled by the failure of the incumbent
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 10:45am -
    • Immunity Clause, thieving political elite, and the pollution of Excellency
      The clause should be reviewed to take care of the loopholes and check the new wave of stealing people’s money The post Immunity Clause, thieving political elite, and the pollution of Excellency appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:09am -
    • Anambra poll: Igbo, Ojukwu, APGA and the Obiano indiscretion
      Six days to the governorship election in Anambra State, any visitor to the state who is very observant will notice that the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA)-led government in the state has commenced its usual political gimmicks, thinking that Nd
      - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 2:15om eftermiddagen -

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      • Don’t axe 95% of Intels because of Atiku’s 5% FG told
        Thedust raised by the Federal Government’s clampdown on Intels, a company in which former vice-president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has interests is yet to setThe post Don’t axe 95% of Intels because of Atiku’s 5% FG told appeared first on Vang
        - 10 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 6:40am -
      • Ikoyi Whistle-blower’s cash: Lawyers, different men fight for N850m reward
        CLAIMS for the estimated N850 million reward for the discovery of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, NIA, cash haul deepened yesterday after the whistle-blower who unearthed the cash alleged a plot to dilute the money he was entitled to.The post Ikoyi
        - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:53am -
      • My visit to S-East an indication of my belief in Nigeria’s unity —Buhari
        ABAKALIKI—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said his decision to visit Ebonyi State in the South-East geopolitical zone was an indication that he believed in the unity of the country.The post My visit to S-East an indication of my belief
        - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 4:42am -
      • Buhari backs plan to fire 21,780 teachers, says it’s tragic they failed pry school test
        PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.The post Buhari backs plan to fire 21,780 teachers
        - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 7:10am -
      • Maina: I want open trial or nothing – Malami
        —Buoyed by rising confidence that he breached no laws in the reinstatement of wanted ex-Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has
        - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:11am -
      • Ikoyi whistle-blower to EFCC: I’m not mad, I need my money
        JUST like the drama and surprises that trailed the discovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million at No. 16 Osborne Road, in Lagos, the matter has taken another dramatic dimension with the whistle-blower dismissing the claims by the Economic
        - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 5:20am -
      • 2 military officers, bank managers remanded in prison
        ABUJA—A Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, yesterday, sent two serving military officers and two female bank managers to Kuje Prisons over alleged connivance and stealing of N339 million meant for the payment of military pensions.The pos
        - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 6:08am -
      • Residents flee as gunboats, fighter jet storm creeks
        There was confusion, yesterday, at Benneth Island, Ogbe-Ijoh, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, as residents scampered into surrounding forests at the sight of a fighter jet and gunboats.The post Residents flee as gunboats, fighte
        - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:45am -
      • Biafrans not terrorists, but want to be heard — CAN President
        Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Nigeria Supreme Council on Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, yesterday warned against any injustice in appointments and allocation of resources in the country, saying such actions are capable of b
        - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:24am -
      • Buhari cuts deficit, presents N8.6trn budget 2018
        President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, presented the 2018 budget to the National Assembly, indicating a 15 per cent scale back on total deficit at N2.005 trillion, down from N2.36 trillion stated in 2017 budgetThe post Buhari cuts deficit, presents
        - 8 days ago 8 Nov 17, 8:20am -
      • Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian girls found dead on Spanish warship
        No fewer than 26 young Nigerian girls, whose ages range from 14 til 18, were found dead in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea, last weekend.The post Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian girls found de
        - 9 days ago 7 Nov 17, 5:44am -
      • Mainagate latest: Hands off, shut up; Presidency tells Obla-Obono
        AS the controversy surrounding the recall of wanted ex-chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina rages, the Presidency has directed Chairman of the Presidential Special Panel on the Recovery of Public Property, C
        - 10 days ago 6 Nov 17, 9:36am -
      • Resumption of hostilities N’Delta leaders, activists divided on Avengers
        LEADERS of the Niger Delta and activists have rejected the threat by a militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to restart bombing of oil and gas installations in the region, saying it was unreasonable and uncalled for.The post Resumption of hosti
        - 12 days ago 5 Nov 17, 3:32am -
      • 2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement
        President Muhammadu Buhari is still consulting with major stakeholders before taking a decision as to whether to stand for a re-election in 2019, Saturday Vanguard has learned.The post 2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement appeare
        - 12 days ago 4 Nov 17, 6:24am -
      • Buhari, Dambazau meet over Maina
        President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met with Interior Affairs Minister, Lt. General Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), over the rumpus caused by the recall of former chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina.The p
        - 14 days ago 3 Nov 17, 2:36am -
      • Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC
        THE weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting which started after the swearing-in of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and the launch of the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Emblem witnessed a mild drama as Head of Service, Mr
        - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 8:00am -
      • 2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari
        Some governors on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, rooted for automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari for 2019 presidential election.The post 2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari appeared first on Vangu
        - 16 days ago 1 Nov 17, 1:49am -
      • After 6 months, Buhari fires Lawal, Amb Oke; appoints Mustapha as new SGF
        SIX months after their suspension, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sacked the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir David Lawal, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke.The
        - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 6:00am -
      • Take action on S-East roads, Govs, Igbo leaders tell Buhari
        South-EaST governors and Igbo leaders, yesterday, pleaded with the federal government to expedite action on all federal roads in the zone, lamenting that the situation of the roads had further deteriorated.The post Take action on S-East roads, Go
        - 18 days ago 30 Oct 17, 2:29am -
      • Mainagate opens floodgate of scandals
        Consequent upon the scandal trailing the re-appearance in the federal civil service of the wanted ex-chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, PTFPR, Abdulrasheed Maina, details of his alleged monumental looting of the funds left
        - 18 days ago 29 Oct 17, 8:52am -

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        • Ignore IPOB, go and vote
          IF you ask the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, and other Biafra independence activists what they want, they will tell you they want a referendum to enable “the people” to separate from Nigerian and establish the Republic of Biafra. Ask th
          - 10 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 6:26am -
        • ‘Teachers’ or cheaters?
          That whereas the minimum requirement, by policy, is an NCE, most of them have only SSCs and Grade 2 certificates. Yet both the NUT and its parent bodies, the NLC and TUC insist they must not be sackedThe post ‘Teachers’ or cheaters? appeared fir
          - 12 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 4:53am -
        • Highways of endless death-traps
          MANY have since concluded that the Federal Highways across the nation have become a metaphor for the worst of every situation. In the first part of this article, which appeared in Thisday Newspapers of August 28, 2009, page 16, we dwelt exhaustivel
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        • Politics of Buhari’s re-election
          THE signs get ever more evident that President Muhammadu Buhari is interested in being re-elected president in 2019. There is nothing wrong with this constitutionally. He is entitled to two terms in office, the Nigerian constitution says. That the qu
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:20om eftermiddagen -
        • Kaduna State as a mirror of the poor state of education in Nigeria: Gov El-Rufai deserves commendation
          We tested our 33,000 primary school teachers, we gave them primary four examination and required that they must get at least 75 per cent but I am sad to announce that 66 per cent of them failed to get the requirementsThe post Kaduna State as a mirro
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 7:38am -
        • What Nigeria can learn from Saudi Arabia on the war against corruption
          We yearn for something different, we recognise our system’s dysfunction, but in reality we are all still too complicit, too attached to the structure that’s killing usThe post What Nigeria can learn from Saudi Arabia on the war against corruptio
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        • Amaechi/Wike street fight and looming chaos
          It is a big tragedy for law enforcement in Nigeria that it's operatives are now not different from thugs or area boys that can be deployed by politicians in street brawl.It is at the same time a testimony of the gradual collapse of state when securit
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 3:59am -
        • Gen Olanrewaju wants pardon
          The pardon which I am seeking will let me get over the nightmare; it will also enable me to be paid my entitlements for all the years I have served in the Nigerian ArmyThe post Gen Olanrewaju wants pardon appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 3:58am -
        • Facing Mount Nebo
          I’M writing this piece from the Jordan Valley, about 40 km from the Jordanian capital of Amman. I have been here for a week, attending the Second World Science Forum, WSF, which took place from 7 11 November. More than 3,000 scientists were a
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:38am -
        • Buhari’s superficial Igbo appeasement (2)
          Buhari’s unabashed charter of marginalisation against the South-East brought out millions of the Igbo youth into the Biafra agitations, which were basically anti-Buhari protests; the Igbo people had never since the civil war, been so mobilised agai
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:09am -
        • Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? – Henry Boyo
          Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? - Henry BoyoThe post Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? – Henry Boyo appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 4 days ago 13 Nov 17, 3:41am -
        • Blending with the changing colours of the world
          Eyinla dismissed the notion of equality of states saying that Cape Verde with a 500,000 population cannot claim same equality of votes with Nigeria which has over 183 million peopleThe post Blending with the changing colours of the world appeared
          - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 11:44om eftermiddagen -
        • Don’t persecute Daddy Freeze: Tithing today is a scam
          When Daddy Freeze identified tithing as a modern-day scam in a fascinating interview, I was also asked to weigh in on the same issue by Sahara Reporters. But I declined because I did not think it was necessary to add anything to what he said. However
          - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 5:14am -
        • Obasanjo: Old soldiers never die
          Appointments should be given on merit and capability alone, failure to perform is enough grounds for dismissalThe post Obasanjo: Old soldiers never die appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 4:04am -
        • Blaming Governors For Our Collective Faults – 1
          What we are experiencing now and which will continue well beyond 2018 is a calamity which began more than four years ago and to which very few people paid attention and far fewer understoodThe post Blaming Governors For Our Collective Faults – 1 -en…
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 3:50am -
        • The phenomenon of Biafra (16)
          President Muhammadu Buhari hates the separatist agitations of IPOB. For him, majority of the youths agitating for Biafra do not really appreciate the horrors of the civil war because they were not yet born at the time and, as a result, should not pre
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:52am -
        • To the Nigerian youth
          The 2019 elections are only less than about two years away, and the subtle, subterranean moves are already quietly playing out, as parties begin to reorganize and ready themselves for a play at the power to govern this republic. Two fundamental and r
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:52am -
        • In UK, Politicians Lust In The Paradise
          It’s been a roller coaster of events in the United Kingdom in the past two or three weeks. We have been regaled with “drama episodes”, from the ridiculous to the shocking and life-changing happenings that one could not have imagined. It is be
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:16am -
        • Flower Power: ‘Giving & receiving flower etiquette
          Steps to Giving & Receiving Flower EtiquetteThe post Flower Power: ‘Giving & receiving flower etiquette’ appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:10am -
        • Cast out fear and doubt
          Glory be to God. We are alive to witness the beginning of another week. For a few minutes, reflect on events of the last week and you will find that you still have cause to thank God. This is the simple reason the Psalmist wrote in Psalm 34
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:09am -

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        • new517-Year-Old Leonardo Da Vinci's Portrait Of Christ Sells For ₦162.3b (Photo)
          Leonardo da Vinci's long lost portrait of Christ 'Salvator Mundi' has sold for a record smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday at Christie's in New York more than double the old mark for any work of art at auction.The painting, which once sold for just
          - 48 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 5:39om eftermiddagen -
        • new"It Has Been Long Time I Posted A Back View": Omotola Shows Off Her Backside
          Nollywood Star Actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde appears to be the type that never ages.The Actress fondly called Omosexy shared some stunning pictures of herself in a lovely green jumpsuit.She wore the outfit to an occassion that had Rukky Sanda and A
          - 46 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 5:37om eftermiddagen -
        • newBuhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu At The Book Launch By State House Media (Billeder)
          President Buhari,VP Osibanjo,Bola Tinubu,John Oyegun,Tambuwal,SGF Boss Mustapha and others today attended a book launch by Media Section of the State House at the State Conference Centre Abuja. The Presidential Media Team offers deep insight into h
          - 17 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 5:08om eftermiddagen -
        • newUmahi Praises Buhari For Having Ebonyi Woman As Housemaid/Cook. Nigerians React
          Many Nigerians have taken to social media in shock and condemnation of what seems like a bizzare reaction by the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, in a banquet honoring President Muhammadu Buhari on his visit to the state. Umahi's exact words are
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        • newMan Sculpts A Human Face From The Fufu He Is Eating (Billeder)
          @VIVIANGISTThis Nigerian Man Named IB Fortune just got an unusual inspiration and molded a human face with akpu he took to his instagram account to share his artistic work, well this further more illustrates the old saying ”When hunger beat you, y
          - 1 min ago 16 Nov 17, 4:52om eftermiddagen -
        • newHow To Find Your Wi-fi Password On Android & IOS
          Anywhere we go, we most time switch on our Wi-Fi to check if there's possibly an available free Wi-Fi network which we can tap from. But, when it's not free, we tend to ask around for the passwords and it's something you might not get. Now, assuming
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        • newPaul Okoye "Rudeboy" - "Nkenji Keke" (Audio)
          After split with twin brother, Rudeboy of former P-square is back now with a dope hit track titled Nkenji Keke. Download and Enjoyhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cttHbxFQPh0DOWNLOAD: http://430box.com/rudeboy-p-square-nkenji-keke-music/
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        • new"Close Your Legs, Your Sitting Position Is Unladylike" - Fans To Actress Anita Joseph
          Social media users can just not mind their business.Actress Anita Joseph was attacked a few minutes ago by a follower who felt the way she sat in a new photo on her IG is downright unladylike.I mean, guys, what really is wrong with this photo? http:/…
          - 37 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 4:15om eftermiddagen -
        • newProspective NYSC 2018 Batch A Corps Members
          This thread will bring prospective corpers for the 2018 Batch A together.Let's meet here to discuss latest news and issues bothering onregistration, mobilization and so on.To help foster unity on this thread, 18A corpers should please introduce thems
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        • newTY Bello Shares New Photos Of Mr Eazi
          Ace photographer and singer TY Bello, has shared new stunning images of singer Mr. Eaziw ith a caption that will sure make a lot of people talk.According to TY, she loves the way Mr. Eazi, who happens to be one of the most hated Nigerians online now
          - 55 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 3:57om eftermiddagen -
        • newNigerians Donate Dammy Krane As Burnt Offering But Ghanaians, Kenyans Say No
          @INOUT9JALast night, Nigerian pop star Dammy Krane tweeted his suppport for controversial Ghanaian act, Shatta Wale.This didn’t go down well with Nigerian’s on twitter who immediately donated him as a burnt offering to Ghana but he was rejected a
          - 57 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 3:55om eftermiddagen -
        • 2 Ladies Sent To Prison For Buying Stolen Items From A Supermarket In Anambra (Pics)
          Two young ladies were yesterday released from prison after being detained for two weeks for allegedly buying stolen items from a supermarket in Anambra state. Facebook user, Harrison Gwamnishu who runs a Non-Governmental-Organization, Behind Bars Ini
          - 1 hour ago 16 Nov 17, 3:51om eftermiddagen -

        Dailymail » Travel

        • World’s most dangerous countries revealed
          A new interactive ‘Travel Risk Map’ for 2018 reveals which countries are the riskiest in terms of road safety, security and medical matters.
          - 2 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 3:16om eftermiddagen -
        • Benedict Allen 'alive and well' in Papua New Guinea
          Explorer Benedict Allen, 57, may have gotten lost in the Papua New Guinean jungle because his route back was disrupted by 'an outbreak of tribal infighting', a friend has said.
          - 3 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 2:12om eftermiddagen -
        • Lanarkshire parents sell home for life on the road
          Cheryl, 33, and Jason Falconer, 28, from Lanarkshire, sold their house, quit their jobs and ditched normal life for a year on the road with their kids and two dogs.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:26om eftermiddagen -
        • The stunning natural beauty of rural Hong Kong revealed
          The images, taken by some of Hong Kong's best photographers, depict star-filled skies on a remote island, a sea of clouds on a tranquil mountaintop and lush woodland.
          - 6 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:13am -
        • Emirates unveil new, fully-enclosed first class cabins
          The Middle East's largest air carrier has just upped its game after unveiling its brand new, state-of-the-art first class suites, which will be introduced in December.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 9:46am -
        • Graham Norton's latest co-stars? Monet and Goya
          The National Gallery of Ireland reopened this year following a six-year makeover and one of the refurbished rooms features a painting of Graham Norton.
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:44am -
        • Waltzing along the Rhine, with help from a few Australians
          A cruise along the Rhine is an experience that those who love journeys on water should all try at some point. Andrew Pierce takes to Germany's greatest river for a very harmonious holiday.
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:41am -
        • Swiss soother: The Waldhaus Flims hotel is a perfect tonic
          Thomas W Hodgkinson was so enamoured with the Waldhaus Flims hotel in the Swiss Alps near Davos, that he failed to notice he was in the nude section. It was that sort of long weekend...
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:37am -
        • A tropical slice of Thai temptation in Phuket
          Kate Johnson has varying memories of Phuket, but has seen it come a long way from basic backpacker haven to chic holiday hotspot. On her latest visit to Thailand, it was as good as ever...
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:32am -
        • Montenegro: Seaside sensations in this chic Balkan country
          Montenegro has been an independent nation for just over a decade now. And while you get the impression that it is still finding its feet, it knows its way to the beach, says Jeff Mills.
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:29am -
        • Sea creatures seven miles down are eating plastic
          Crustaceans, such as the tadpole shrimp (afbilledet), almost seven miles down in the darkest depths of the Pacific Ocean are eating plastic, scientists have confirmed.
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:16om eftermiddagen -
        • Delta and Virgin Australia stop hot food service from LAX
          Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia have suspended meals from Gate Gourmet at Los Angeles International Airport after listeria was found in the caterer's local kitchen.
          - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 7:09om eftermiddagen -
        • Australian Travel Experts reveal dream Gold Coast trips
          SPONSORED. MailOnline speaks to three Australian travel experts about their dream Gold Coast itineraries, along with tips on when to book and how to make the most of your time.
          - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:40om eftermiddagen -
        • Eerie images show abandoned house in rural Belgium
          A fearless photographer has captured images of an abandoned home in Liege, Belgium, which looks frozen in time - complete with cobweb-covered trophies and discarded crucifixes.
          - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:33om eftermiddagen -
        • Southwest Airlines steward gives 'sexy' safety briefing
          A Southwest Airlines attendant has become an unlikely internet star, this week - after giving their safety briefing a sexy re-sell. Footage of the funny clip has already had 30,000 views.
          - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:27om eftermiddagen -
        • Snorkeller gets very close to deadly crocodile
          Robert Smits, 34, was swimming in the mangroves of Jardines de la Reina, Cuba, when he spotted a fierce-looking crocodile and decided it was the perfect photo opportunity.
          - 23 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:21om eftermiddagen -
        • Delta flight attendant raps safety briefing
          The Delta employee, known only as Jim with a 'Y', was filmed rapping the briefing at Montgomery Regional Airport, Alabama, earlier this month.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 2:39om eftermiddagen -
        • Plane is struck by huge lightning bolt departing Amsterdam
          A KLM plane suffered the direct hit after departing from Amsterdam's Schipol Airport on Monday. Thankfully, the Boeing 777 successfully continued its journey to Peru without issue.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 11:05am -
        • Airbus to sell 430 planes to Indigo for $49.5 billion
          Airbus will sell hundreds of planes to U.S. firm Indigo Partners for $49.5billion (£37billion). Announced at the Dubai Air Show, the deal will include 273 A320neos and 157 A321neos.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:28am -
        • Reunion in the Indian Ocean will take your breath away
          Reunion is located in the Indian Ocean, 1,300 miles off the east coast of Africa. Daily Mail's Siobhan Warwicker ventured to the island and checked into the Lux* Saint Gilles resort.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:07am -
        • Mushroom-shaped house on sale for £1.1m in Pleasantville
          The New York property was designed by famous architect Frank Lloyd-Wright and is on the market for $1.5million (£1,145,400).
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:31am -
        • The rise and rise of China's 'groundscraper' hotel
          It seems the InterContinental Shimao hotel in Shanghai, China, is inching towards the first major stage of completion - as new footage reveals ahead of the reported May 2018 opening shows.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:14am -
        • China's Tianjin Binhai Public Library revealed in photos
          The Tianjin Binhai Public Library, located in northeastern China, is deliberately designed by Dutch firm MVRDV to look like a 3D eyeball.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 5:10om eftermiddagen -
        • Devon twins reveal how accident brought them closer
          After 'sticking like glue' in childhood, Turner Twins Hugo and Ross, 29, from Devon, found their lives going in different paths when Hugo broke his neck at 17- but now they're closer than ever.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 2:57om eftermiddagen -
        • Upbeat Chicago rivals New York for music, art and glitz
          Chicago is cooler than New York and one of the friendliest places on the planet, says the Daily Mail's Mark Porter. He discovers the Windy City's wild side on his quest for great bars and music.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 12:11om eftermiddagen -
        • Are these the worst hotel fails of all time?
          Fed up tourists whipped out their cameras to document some of the worst hotel fails around the world and shared the results online - from broken lifts to bathroom 'soup' dispensers.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 11:31am -
        • Thousands of snails invade popular beach in Florida
          A bizarre video shows millions of snails taking over a popular beach in St. Petersburg Florida. The entire length of the beach is covered in what looks like black rocks, but are in fact cerith snails.
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 12:02am -
        • Woman who moved to remote Scottish island works nine jobs
          Sarah Moore, from Edinburgh, quite her job in the city - and swapped it for nine others after moving to North Ronaldsay in the Orkneys, which has a population of just 45.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:30om eftermiddagen -
        • Thousands of geese take off in flight over lake in Canada
          Ten thousand snow geese moving across a lake simultaneously in Quebec, Canada creates an enormous sound in this memorizing video that's like nature's version of Swan Lake.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 6:56om eftermiddagen -
        • How to join the 'mile high club'
          Passengers from around the world took to Reddit to reveal how they joined the 'mile high club', despite very public setting. Cabin crew also shared how they have caught couples in the act.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 4:31om eftermiddagen -
        • Norway's mysterious Vestfold County revealed
          Why is Vestfold in Norway so often the setting for Scandi crime novels? Daniel Pembrey finds out, as he explores the atmospheric coastal county with the help of writer Jorn Lier Horst.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 4:27om eftermiddagen -
        • Trio who stayed overnight in ski slope leave £5000 camera
          The group of men managed to stay inside the Chill Factore Snow Park in Greater Manchester on Saturday night and spent the early hours of Sunday morning on the slopes.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 3:27om eftermiddagen -
        • Majority of rail passengers making a dash for doors
          Seventy per cent of commuters still attempt to board trains despite the door alarm sounding, according to research by safety body the Rail Safety and Standards Board.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 2:55om eftermiddagen -
        • Drunken man's shock after thinking he booked a £5k holiday
          William George Armstrong from Cheltenham was horrified - then tickled - when Flight Centre played a practical joke which later turned him into an internet celeb.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 1:11om eftermiddagen -
        • Stunning drone footage of Iceland's scenic landscape
          In a five-minute long video shot in Iceland and titled the North Awakens, viewers are taken on a breathtaking flight over a mix of terrain.
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:08am -
        • Revealing a corner of Croatia that's as tasty as Tuscany
          There is a platter of tantalising treats waiting to be sampled in northern Croatia says The Mail on Sunday's Jennifer Cox.
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 12:01am -
        • Join Peter Snow on a unique centenary tour of WWI
          On a unique seven-day river cruise through Holland and Belgium, which is exclusive to readers of The Mail on Sunday, travellers will visit some of the great battlefields of the war.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:01om eftermiddagen -
        • Exploring Helsinki's new breed of public saunas
          The Mail on Sunday's Dan Crane went to Helsinki to check out a new breed of public saunas that have arrived in the Finnish capital.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:01om eftermiddagen -
        • A gourmet's paradise at Antigua's Pelican House
          From friendly stingrays to delicious cuisine, The Main on Sunday's Josh Arnold said he found a slice of paradise on Antigua.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:01om eftermiddagen -
        • Book the ultimate festive package in the heart of London
          Want to rent a holiday home for Christmas, but don't know where to start?The Mail on Sunday's Travel Editor Frank Barrett answers your travel questions this week.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:01om eftermiddagen -
        • Scottish journalist Nina Myskow makes a return to Dundee
          Scottish journalist Nina Myskow once worked in Dundee as the editor of Jackie magazine and she recently returned to see how the city has changed.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:00om eftermiddagen -
        • Parents of two on selling everything to travel the world
          Kerri and Joe, who are currently based in the New Forest in South England, say that many people stop travelling when they have a family because of 'misconceptions'.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 1:13om eftermiddagen -
        • The Pear Tree hotel won't lure the Chipping Norton set
          The Pear Tree is a family-run hotel on the edge of the Cotswolds but the Daily Mail's Inspector says it could do with an overhaul.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:49am -
        • Revealing Austria's little-known ski sweet spot
          The three historic villages of Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis, on a plateau in the Austrian Tyrol, boast an astonishing area for skiing, says the Daily Mail's Roger Alton.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:48am -
        • New Delhi imposes bans on lorries and restrictions on cars
          Alarming reports show the city's levels of PM2.5 pollutants have breached 1,000mg this week in New Delhi – more than triple the 300mg level that is deemed highly dangerous.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 8:39am -
        • Passenger thrown off cruise liner over plague protest
          Alain Jan, 53, from the French island of Réunion, was ejected from a Costa Cruises liner when police investigated a disturbance relating to a cancelled Seychelles visit.
          - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 8:17am -
        • Boats with the wittiest names on the water
          Naming a boat can cause much amusement - as the Boat McBoatface debacle proved. And now some of the funniest boat names from around the world have been shared in an online gallery.
          - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 11:53om eftermiddagen -
        • Flybe passenger plane crash lands in Belfast
          A Flybe aircraft crash landed in Belfast today after its nose gear refused to drop. The aircraft, which can carry 78 passengers declared an emergency after it took off at 11.40am.
          - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 11:21om eftermiddagen -
        • Another Dirty room expose a Florida hotel in YouTube video
          Dan Bell, who produces the hotel reviewing YouTube series Another Dirty Room, checked into the Regency Inn & Suites in Tampa with his team, where they made a string of unsavoury discoveries.
          - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 4:18om eftermiddagen -
        • Newcastle’s Byker Wall named best housing estate in top 10
          From Dublin to London, some of the UK's most famous housing estates have been lauded in an unlikely celebration of urban design, this week. But is yours included?
          - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 4:14om eftermiddagen -
        • Iceland's 5 Million Star Hotel in Skalholt revealed
          The Bubble at the 5 Million Star Hotel, in Skalholt, allows guests to observe their surroundings in the comfort of a climate-controlled environment from £135 per night.
          - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 11:39am -
        • The world's strangest sea creatures revealed
          From the Antarctic to the Indian Ocean, these creatures have extremely startling appearances. Some are gentle giants, others are small and vicious. All are extraordinary.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:46om eftermiddagen -
        • Britain’s best cinemas revealed
          From a solar-powered caravan with room for eight to a pop-up hot tub big screen experience, these are the UK's most magical cinemas.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:34om eftermiddagen -
        • Top tips for surviving a very adventurous holiday
          Man UP! by Long Island resident Paul O’Donnell contains 367 ‘classic skills for the modern guy’. Here MailOnline Travel reveals a few of its survival tips.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:23om eftermiddagen -
        • Massive spider webs found on an Israeli river
          The Soreq creek in Jerusalem is full of mosquitoes that serve as food for web-weaving long-jawed spiders that reproduce in their multitudes.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 4:57om eftermiddagen -
        • Modern Japan's enchanting side revealed in photographs
          Photographer Shane Thoms, from Melbourne, has captured some of these darkly enchanting places in a stunning new book – Haikyo: The Modern Ruins of Japan.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 4:19om eftermiddagen -
        • Cats caught trying to 'hack' into laptops in pictures
          The hilarious images, posted to the web by cat owners across the globe, were taken by laptops set to snap a picture if someone entered an incorrect password three times in a row.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 4:07om eftermiddagen -
        • Wow air launches £99 tickets from London to New York
          The bargain basement tickets are available from Icelandic carrier Wow air. The fare has been launched to celebrate its new service from Stansted to JFK International, via Reykjavik.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 3:54om eftermiddagen -
        • Jeffrey Milstein's aerial collection of LA and NYC
          The incredible images show the 9/11 Memorial and tower and Times Square from above in New York. Other shots show Disneyland, LA beach and the port at Long Beach.
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 3:06om eftermiddagen -

        Dailymail » Money

        • Royal Mail admits staff face 'difficult times'
          The group is also in the process of moving its workforce to a new pension scheme, but continue to face stiff opposition from unions.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:36am -
        • Tesco's merger with Booker 'would be bad for investors'
          Schroder Investment Management, which owns 4.65 per cent of Tesco, claims the supermarket is paying too high a price. The proposed deal would turn Tesco into a supplier to small shopkeepers.
          - 6 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:49am -
        • Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike next month
          Some 2,000 examiners will strike from December 4 in protest of changes to the driving test. It is estimated that it will lead to 10,000 test cancellations.
          - 6 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:31am -
        • Cost of booze and fags up 169% since 1997
          The cost of alcohol and cigarettes has soared by 169 per cent since 1997, when the Spice Girls ruled the charts, while typical household goods have been inflated at 50.7 per cent.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 9:40am -
        • Engineering group GKN parts company with incoming boss
          The FTSE 100 group has also admitted that its write-offs related to troubles with its US plant could be up to £130million, more than double what was anticipated.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 9:39am -
        • How much does our electric blanket cost to run?
          We’ve started turning it on already because our house is quite cold but I’m worried it’s going to leave us with a big energy bill.
          - 9 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:21am -
        • Are economics and comedy a match made in heaven?
          Economics and comedy. Not a conventional pairing.But after spending a weekend at the world’s first economics and comedy festival, I can tell you they’re a match made in heaven.
          - 9 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:21am -
        • Student tuition fees won't be repaid by 80% of graduates
          The decision to raise the minimum earnings level at which loan repayments kick in – from £21,000 to £25,000 – means a much larger pool of low earners will never make any repayments.
          - 16 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 1:09am -
        • IN THE MONEY: Sophos non-executive chairman Steve Munford
          Munford was chief exec at Sophos from 2006-12, stepping down to return to Canada with his wife and three children. He sold 300,000 shares at 578.9p on Friday and 450,000 on Tuesday at 582.88p.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:07om eftermiddagen -
        • Tesco Opticians and Vision Express merger in the clear
          The Competition and Markets Authority will not launch a second phase probe although it has pinpointed three locations where the move would result in a worse deal for customers.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:07om eftermiddagen -
        • Airbus and Boeing land £60bn of sales
          European giant Airbus sold 430 planes for £38bn to a US budget airlines investor – outdoing arch-rival Boeing which sold 225 planes worth £20bn worth to Fly Dubai.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:06om eftermiddagen -
        • HAMISH MCRAE: The Port Talbot pension problem
          The pension pots of some 130,000 Port Talbot steel-workers could be worth up to £500,000 each. Unsurprisingly they are being bombarded with approaches from financial advisers.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:02om eftermiddagen -
        • DAILY BRIEFING: US approves AstraZeneca severe asthma drug
          Drugmaker AstraZeneca has won US approval for a treatment for severe asthma. Benralizumab will be marketed under the name Fasenra.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:00om eftermiddagen -
        • CITY DIARY: HSBC boss awarded prestigious Mexican honour
          Gnome-like HSBC boss Stuart Gulliver, 58, has just received Mexico's prestigious Order of the Aztec Eagle, the country's highest honour awarded to foreigners.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:56om eftermiddagen -
        • Sir Charles Dunstone hit for £33m in TalkTalk sell-off
          The businessman, 52, is spearheading efforts to revive the company’s fortunes having taken over as executive chairman in February following the departure of Dido Harding.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:54om eftermiddagen -
        • Power struggle grips the Stock Exchange
          Sir Chris Hohn, founder of The Children’s Investment Fund, sent an explosive letter to LSE chairman Donald Brydon (afbilledet) demanding he explain why chief executive Xavier Rolet is leaving.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:50om eftermiddagen -
        • Eleven Guy Hands care homes rated inadequate by watchdog
          Dismal ratings at Four Seasons homes, which look after about 17,000 elderly and vulnerable people, have shot up since last year. It could now be handed over to major creditor H/2.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:50om eftermiddagen -
        • MARKET REPORT: BP buys back its shares as profits double
          As part of its scrip dividend scheme, which allows investors to choose dividend payouts in shares rather than cash, BP said it will purchase a maximum of 1.96 billion ordinary shares.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:50om eftermiddagen -
        • Britain's obsession with home ownership hampers pensions
          Many see owning a home as a crucial part of their investment plan, drawn in prospects of zero capital gains tax on primary residences and, increasing inheritance tax thresholds.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:49om eftermiddagen -
        • Brexit will not stop more interest rate rises, BoE member
          Broadbent said: 'There's been a strain of opinion that EU withdrawal is something that means lower interest rates,. I think the belief has been overdone.'
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 3:15om eftermiddagen -
        • Tax traps that mean a pay rise can leave you poorer
          The convoluted mess created by successive Chancellors means you may be taking home as little as 12p in every pound on some of your income.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 3:05om eftermiddagen -
        • What next for mortgage rates?
          For years mortgage rates have been getting cheaper but the downward trend is finally over. Mortgage rates are now definitely on the up.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 3:02om eftermiddagen -
        • Classic cars once owned by Beatles members for sale
          Next month's Bonhams Bond Street Sale in London offers the unique opportunity to buy not one but two classic vehicles that were owned by members of arguably the biggest band of all time.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 12:02om eftermiddagen -
        • UK wages remain depressed despite low unemployment
          Average earnings increased by 2.2 per cent in the year to September, down 0.1 per cent on the previous month and 0.3 per cent on a year ago.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 11:43am -
        • BoE chief Mark Carney warns inflation will soar higher
          Mark Carney has warned inflation could rise if Britain quits Europe without a transitional deal in place. It comes as the price of food and drink has soared to its highest level in four years.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 11:31am -
        • Over-50s rely on lottery or inheritance for retirement
          A new report suggests that although workers usually see their income peak in their early fifties, many fail to put that extra income into a pension.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:58am -
        • BT sells broadband to pensioner who does not use internet
          Richard Hood, 79, from Chingford, North East London, says he was called out of the blue by BT and told he could get a new phone deal that would save him money.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:39am -
        • Hidden £1,000 sting on lowest home loan rates
          The top deals lenders advertise in newspapers, on television and on buses are not always the cheapest. These low-rate offers typically have large fees, which put up the cost overall.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:28am -
        • DVSA launches new text message MOT reminder service
          After years of calls for a reminder alert - similar to car insurance and tax prompts - the Government has launched a text message service that tells you that your car's MOT is due in four weeks.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:26am -
        • TalkTalk suffers 17% share fall
          The group's revenues fell by 5 per cent to £828million over the period, with headline earnings down 34 per cent to £95million.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:04am -
        • DAN HYDE: Shame on silent insurers
          Mortgage endowment policies were flogged mercilessly by the big insurers in the Eighties and Nineties as the perfect partner to an interest-only home loan.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:00am -
        • HMRC scraps state pension forecast letters
          HM Revenue & Customs was going to write to people who were contracted out of state pension top-ups between 1978 og 1997. The letters were due to be sent in December 2018.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 10:00am -
        • Pressure mounts to cut stamp duty for downsizers
          Two weighty reports out today both claim that stamp duty land tax is 'suffocating' the UK housing market and needs radical reform rather than a temporary fix.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:46am -
        • How to get out of debt: 5 tricks to get back in the black
          About 13 million people are just about surviving financially, the City regulator reckons — and they need to act now to stop matters getting even worse.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:46am -
        • Banks failing to pass on the full 0.25% base-rate rise
          At Santander, Lloyds and Halifax, some savers will see no rise at all, while others will benefit by just 0.15 points, rather than the full increase, from the start of next month.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:42am -
        • Are naive bank staff making it easier for fraudsters?
          Sophie Jones, 26, telephoned Nationwide about a £7,300 bank transfer she was planning to make for a car found online and if she would be protected if the sale turned out to be a scam.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:34am -
        • Ask Tony: Axa turned down my claim because of backache
          After returning from a strenuous two-week holiday touring India and Nepal in March we booked a short holiday in Germany with Titan for the end of August. We bought insurance with Axa.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:11am -
        • Nationwide and Sainsbury's bank to slash credit card perks
          Nationwide is ditching the 0.5 per cent cashback on its Select credit card for new customers from January 11. Existing customers will see the cashback on their purchases halved.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:06am -
        • Inflation holds steady but where does it go from here
          The key question now is not whether Mark Carney will have to get his best pen out and write a letter, but when will the next rise come?
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:24am -
        • FCA warns against betting on the Bitcoin bubble
          Bitcoin has rocketed in value in the past 12 months from $721 til $6,483, sparking an investment craze backed by celebrities such as football manager Harry Redknapp.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 11:55om eftermiddagen -
        • Inflation stays at a five-year high of 3%
          The Office for National Statistics said the rise in food prices is driving inflation with food, drink, alcohol all more expensive this year than last year.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 10:43om eftermiddagen -
        • End of the line for mortgage rates below 1%
          The Bank of England's base rate move has all but killed off rates below 1%. Figures show the lowest two-year tracker rate on offer is now 1.24%, up from 0.99% at the start of November.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 5:54om eftermiddagen -
        • Can you guess the price of these homes overseas?
          If you're dreaming of one of these overseas holiday homes to escape the cold British winter, can you guess how much each one costs to buy?
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 4:35om eftermiddagen -
        • Grocery inflation hits four-year high of 3.4%
          Like-for-like food inflation hit 3.4 per cent in the twelve weeks to November 5, its highest level since November 2013, with only the price of items like poultry and crisps falling in the period.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 2:46om eftermiddagen -
        • $466k payment from Canada to UK went missing at Barclays
          A retired couple moving back from Canada to settle in Cornwall were left in limbo after a huge payment seemingly went missing while being wired across the Atlantic.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:58om eftermiddagen -
        • Bean helps you switch energy or insurance automatically
          If you get to the end of the month, look at your bank balance and think ‘Where has all my money gone?’ it is likely that you need Bean to help get control of what is going on.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:43om eftermiddagen -
        • 37% of properties on the market have had price slashed
          More than one in three homes currently on the market have had original prices slashed, according to property website Rightmove.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:42om eftermiddagen -
        • The top 10 hatches from the past for £2,000
          Hot hatches of the current era are far from cheap, but there are ways of picking up a performance hatchback for much less. We countdown our top 10 favourites from the past for as little as £2,000.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:42om eftermiddagen -
        • House prices up £11k in year to September 2017 ONS shows
          The average property price increased 5.4% in the year to September 2017, official figures reveal this morning. It means the typical home in Britain is now worth £226k.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:41om eftermiddagen -
        • How to ensure your rental deposit is returned
          Knowing the top reasons why tenants don't get their deposits back can help ensure that it doesn't happen to you when you leave a property.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 12:33om eftermiddagen -

        Dailymail » Health

        • newDepressed fathers may pass it on to their teenage children
          Researchers from University College London found this occurs regardless of whether the mother suffers from the disorder. Past research suggests depression may be inherited.
          - 11 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 4:41om eftermiddagen -
        • Amish gene mutation makes some live 10 years longer
          Researchers based at Northwestern University have found a genetic mutation in the Amish people of Berne, Indiana that appears to make them live 10 years longer than people without it.
          - 3 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 2:20om eftermiddagen -
        • County Durham mum who lost her twins welcomes another set
          Angel Hind, 33, from Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, gave birth to her first set of twins, Blake and Annabelle Smailes, in September 2015, but the tiny babies were too poorly to survive.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:54om eftermiddagen -
        • Video shows a baby's parasitic twin being removed
          Hemlata Singh, from Jodphur, India, gave birth to a healthy baby named Sonni, but attached to his stomach was his partially formed, parasitic twin, putting the infant's life at risk.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:38om eftermiddagen -
        • Levi Krystosek, the 'one-in-a-million' dwarf
          Levi Krystosek, from Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was expected to die within days of being born - but he overcame the odds. He suffers from Jansen's Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:32om eftermiddagen -
        • Madagascar plague death toll rises to 171
          World Health Organization data also shows the 'medieval disease' has infected 2,119 in the country off the coast of Africa, with scientists worried it has reached 'crisis' point.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:48am -
        • Man's foot with giant burn hole saved by maggots
          WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: James Murray, 45, from Louth, Lincolnshire, was hospitalised after his foot was burnt as he fell asleep against a radiator and it became badly infected.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:42am -
        • Man is desperate to remove stone of loose skin
          Paul Watling, 34, from Manchester weighed 30 stone at his heaviest and after shedding half his body weight, the loose skin is an unwelcome reminder of the man he was a year ago.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:41am -
        • Eczema babies' risk of asthma predictable at one
          A study by McMaster University in Canada found having eczema alone does not raise asthma and allergies risks. But infants with a certain anitbody are at higher risk.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:30am -
        • Swansea woman has hernia larger than size of child’s head
          WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT Tanya Evans, 27, from Swansea, Wales, is at risk of rupturing her bowel while she waits for surgery to remove the mass which has grown to the size of a football.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:21am -
        • Good Samaritan raises funds for boy to have brain surgery
          Khyng Maza, from the Philippines, was shunned by medics as his family can't afford help. He has hydrocephalus, which can cause permanent brain damage and death if left untreated.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:07am -
        • NHS patient's 812 days waiting as delays 'out of control'
          Some have been languishing on hospital waiting lists for more than two years when they are meant to be treated within 18 weeks (file image).
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:05am -
        • Kent child's battle through chemo captured in images
          Poppy Martin, from Kent, is partially sighted because of a tumour growing behind her eye. Parents Ellena and Robbie have launched a £300,000 appeal for treatment abroad.
          - 7 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 9:59am -
        • Death of bright, brilliant Oxford student who hid his pain
          Oxford student Andrew Kirkman's story is part of the film Death on Campus, which focuses on the growing number of students who have committed suicide due to mental health struggles.
          - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:35am -
        • Madagascar's healthcare will be unable with the plague
          EXCLUSIVE Madagascar's healthcare system will be unable to cope if the deadly plague outbreak continues to spiral out of control, a scientist has warned. Scores of doctors have been struck down.
          - 9 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 7:39am -
        • CA study: 'Smokeless' tobacco is just as bad as cigarettes
          Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, found rats exposed to 10 five-second sessions of smokeless device vapor saw their blood vessel function decrease by 60 percent.
          - 9 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 7:38am -
        • A quarter of nurses hold down two jobs
          One in four nurses has taken up a second job to boost their pay, figures reveal, as the NHS faces a shortage of 40,000 in England.
          - 10 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 6:23am -
        • Maryland study: Penis curve may be sign of age or disease
          Some have a bent penis for a harmless reason and age can make it more noticeable, according to Dr Matthew Mintz from Maryland, US. But a curve is a sign of Peyronie's disease.
          - 12 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 4:57am -
        • NHS cuts are blamed for 120,000 extra deaths
          Researchers from Cambridge University likened the cuts to 'economic murder' and said NHS and social care funding means vulnerable patients are not receiving the help they need.
          - 14 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 2:24am -
        • Up to 8,000 women to benefit from new cancer drug
          The drugs are hailed as the ‘closest thing to a cure’ for women with incurable breast cancer. Vikki Orvice (afbilledet), from St Albans, has been able to work full-time thanks to the wonder drugs.
          - 15 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 2:05am -
        • Heavy drinkers and smokers show visible signs of aging
          Heavy drinking and smoking make you look visibly older, sooner, according to new findings of a Danish study that has followed more than 11,500 people over 40 years.
          - 16 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 1:00am -
        • Nurse who refused to leave Manchester Arena bomb victim
          This week's health hero nominee is nurse Jess Haskins, 33, who helped Manchester bomb victim Adam Lawler, 15. His family believe he wouldn't be as well as he is now without her.
          - 16 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:44am -
        • Experts edit DNA inside a body to cure a genetic disease
          Through an IV drip, patient Brian Madeux received billions of copies of a corrective gene and a genetic tool to cut his DNA in a procedure at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in Oakland, California.
          - 16 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:33am -
        • Virtual reality therapy can treat stroke patients
          A study from Denmark used virtual reality therapy for stroke patients and found it produced the same improvements in arm, hand and finger movement as standard physical therapy.
          - 17 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:59om eftermiddagen -
        • Sophie Monk shares her diet and fitness secrets
          She recently revealed some very unexpected wedding news as she celebrated the same-sex marriage victory on Wednesday.
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:49om eftermiddagen -
        • Smokers underestimate how much they expose their children
          Smokers base their gauge of safety on their senses and vastly underestimate the amount of secondhand smoke the expose their kids to, according to a new study from Tel Aviv, Isreal.
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:25om eftermiddagen -
        • Bio-live yogurt can help lower blood pressure
          Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology discovered diets high in salt are killing off beneficial bacteria in people's guts, but these can be replaced with 'good bacteria'.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 10:20om eftermiddagen -
        • New York dad donates kidney to his adopted daughter
          Peter McKay, 38, of Brooklyn, New York, underwent the surgery in 2015 after his daughter Darcy's rare genetic condition threatened to take her life.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:55om eftermiddagen -
        • How to keep teeth white while drinking coffee and red wine
          New York City dentist Dr Jo shared her tips for protecting teeth from stains while still enjoying your favorite drinks. Tips include, sipping from a straw, chewing gum and drinking water.
          - 19 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:33om eftermiddagen -
        • 10 tips for losing weight before Christmas
          No one wants to miss out on the holiday indulgences, but you can't have your cake now and on Christmas too without it adding up. Spend this month building up your health with these tips.
          - 20 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:14om eftermiddagen -
        • Corby woman finds love after being born with haemangioma
          Cody Hall, 25, from Corby, Northamptonshire, had such a large birthmark, it distorted the left side of her face. She married her boyfriend of eight years Lewis Holt, 27, last Friday after a year engagement.
          - 20 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:10om eftermiddagen -
        • Chinese scientists 'erase' drug memories in heroin addicts
          Scientists at Peking University in China have found an effective way to reduce cravings in heroin addicts by 'erasing' their memories of drug highs using memory manipulation and methadone.
          - 20 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 8:45om eftermiddagen -
        • Small amount of alcohol is good for breastfeeding mothers
          Australian research has revealed that not only can breastfeeding mothers indulge in a hard earned glass of wine without harming their baby, they might actually be helping it.
          - 21 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 7:47om eftermiddagen -
        • Somerset girl aged three nearly died from TSS
          Lilanna Batsone, three, from Taunton, Somerset, woke screaming in pain after the family cat scratched a spot on her neck. Rushed to hospital, she became lifeless and covered in a rash.
          - 23 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 5:26om eftermiddagen -
        • Heart attack risk from air pollution linked to blood type
          The risk of a heart attack or chest pain doubled for people of type A, B, or AB, compared to 40 percent for type O, according to a study by Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Utah, US.
          - 24 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 5:20om eftermiddagen -
        • Winter babies are more at risk of a stroke in later life
          Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania found mothers whose first trimesters were during summer are more likely to have children with irregular heartbeats as they were exposed to air pollution.
          - 24 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 4:53om eftermiddagen -
        • Vitamin D supplements could help women conceive
          Experts at Birmingham University found women undergoing fertility treatment are 33 per cent more likely to have a baby if their vitamin D levels are healthy. One in five adults are vitamin D deficient.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:43om eftermiddagen -
        • African Americans are more prone to obesity says research
          Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found the mutated ankyrin-B gene makes mice double in size, regardless of their diet. Only 1.3 percent of Caucasians carry it.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:40om eftermiddagen -
        • 8 small changes you can make to beat sluggishness
          SPONSORED. There are some simple habits we can build into our daily lives which can have a positive impact on our energy levels and overall health.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 3:49om eftermiddagen -
        • Indian girl's head doubles in size due to rare disease
          Reshmi Marak's head started growing a month after birth and is now 68cms in circumference. Her father Amrit, from India, is a daily labourer earning about Rs4,000 (£45) a month.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 3:16om eftermiddagen -
        • The Healer cures toddler's chronic pain with just a touch
          Australian man Charlie Goldsmith, 36, is known as The Healer and uses alternative energy to alleviate people's pain. His new show on TLC displays his gift as he treats chronic conditions.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 2:11om eftermiddagen -
        • The pinta you can drink with a milk intolerance
          A new study supported by British experts found the intolerance to cow’s milk may actually be triggered by a protein, rather than lactose. A Shropshire herd is producing milk without the suspect protein.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 11:29am -
        • Impotency pill lasts up to eight times longer than Viagra
          EXCLUSIVE: A generic version of Cialis has launched in UK after the brand's patent ran out. The price of drug, which contains tadalafil, has fallen from £7.22 per tablet to £2-£4.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 9:01am -
        • Texas teen's acne Instagram pictures go viral
          Michelle Hoang, 16, from Houston, Texas posted a before and after picture of her acne prone skin, which has since gone viral with over 27,000 likes thanks to it clearing up in just one month.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:59am -
        • Half of over-65s are taking at least five drugs a day
          In a worrying sign of the medicalisation of the elderly, a study found the number on that many pills has quadrupled in 20 years.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:56am -
        • Could chicken fed omega 3 cut risk of a heart attack?
          The world-first clinical trial was carried out by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland on behalf of Belfast-based farming and food company Devenish.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:23am -
        • Miss Tourism Australia Diana Hills hits back at trolls
          Miss Tourism Australia winner Diana Hills has fired back at cruel trolls who accused her of being too skinny to represent the country.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:15am -
        • Sleep deprived older women at greater heart disease risk
          Older women who try to make up for their sleep debts on weekends are at an elevated risk of developing heart disease, according to a University of California, San Francisco study.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 6:00am -
        • FDA: Herbal opioid alternative has killed 36 people
          The supplement, kratom, made from a plant native to Southeast Asia, has gained popularity in the US as a treatment for pain, anxiety and drug dependence. But the FDA warns it is dangerous.
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 5:45am -
        • Grandparents giving children treats are shortening lives
          Children looked after by their grandparents were found to be more overweight – and more from one side. The findings come from a review of 56 studies by University of Glasgow.
          - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 1:41am -
        • 7 surprising signs you're stressed and how diet can help
          Charlotte Watts, nutritionist, yoga teacher and author of The De-Stress Effect, says it's important to look out for the signals of stress and respond fast with dietary solutions.
          - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 12:09am -
        • American Heart Association president suffers heart attack
          John Warner, CEO of UT Southwestern University Hospitals in Dallas and a practicing cardiologist, suffered a 'minor' episode on Monday morning in Anaheim, California.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 11:45om eftermiddagen -
        • Exercise may halt dementia by preventing brain shrinkage
          Researchers from the universities of Western Sydney and Manchester found being active several times a week maintains the size of the region of the brain associated with people's memories.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 11:23om eftermiddagen -
        • Inducing older first-time mums earlier reduces stillbirths
          Inducing women over 35 on their due date reduced stillborn cases by two thirds, found researchers from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and University of Cambridge.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 10:27om eftermiddagen -
        • Video shows DNA sliced in two by CRISPR-Cas9
          Researchers from the University of Tokyo and Kanazawa University captured footage of CRISPR-Cas9 in action for the first time, revealing the moment the tool snips a strand of DNA.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 10:17om eftermiddagen -
        • Iraq veteran describes 15 years of addiction
          Army veteran Lee Westphal became addicted to prescription opoids and then illicit drugs after two tours in Iraq left him with back and brain injuries and PTSD. Now 90 days sober, he describes his battle.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:42om eftermiddagen -
        • Women feel worse about bodies when shown bikini model pics
          Females shown media images of 'perfect' bikini models made them most feel conscious about their own stomach then overall weight and waist, a study from Chapman University in California found.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:41om eftermiddagen -
        • Woman, 32, diagnosed with 9/11-related cancer
          Michele Lent Hirsch, 32, was a 16-year-old high school student in downtown New York City on September 11, 2001. Nine years later she was diagnosed with 9/11-related cancer.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:39om eftermiddagen -
        • UC study finds trauma increases a woman's risk of obesity
          Women who have experienced traumatic events are more likely to become obese, according to a new study from the University of California, San Francisco.
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 8:36om eftermiddagen -

        BBC News » Health

        The Nation &raquo Health

        • ‘Herbal medicine is different from voodoo’
          For over 14 years the Herbal Therapy Society of Nigeria (HTS) has painstakingly educated its members on the dos and don’ts of modern day herbal practice. In this interview, its president, Akintunde Ayeni (President/Founder- YEMKEM Group) tells OYEY
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • Vomitting deserves more attention than it often gets
          On my way from home to work everyday, I often stop over at a pharmacy to check my blood pressure and blood sugar. I am not hypertensive. And I am not diabetic. My systolic (upper reading) and diastolic (lower) sometimes dip below my longstanding norm
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • Italy donates $5m to help eradicate polio in Afghanistan
          The Italian government donated 5 million dollars ( 4.3 million euros ) to the UNICEF and WHO to help eradicate polio in Afghanistan, a UNICEF statement said on Tuesday. “Of this amount, 2.9 million dollars (2.5 million euros) will go to UNICEF and
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 12:32om eftermiddagen -
        • FG plans N1b support to fight HIV/AIDS through NHIS
          The Federal Government said on Monday that it would support the fight against HIV/AIDS programmes through the National Health Insurance Scheme ( NHIS ) in 2018. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said this at the opening of a two-day Nigeri
          - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 11:47am -
        • HEN Foundation screens 393 women for Cervical, Breast Cancer
          Three hundred and ninety three women have been screened for cervical and breast cancer during the recent HEN Foundation, U.K Cancer screening held in Lagos. The screening was held at the Akerele Primary Healthcare Centre, Surulere on October 26th -28
          - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 6:39am -
        • HIV awareness campaign at Seme border
          Inter-state and border drivers have been urged to ensure proper use of condom to prevent the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDS). This was during the HIV awareness programme by the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) for
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • ‘Education, others can transform health sector’
          Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, has recommended that to improve the reproductive health system in the state and across the federation, there must be mass education, increased investment in health, good governance, social and econo
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • 1992 Alumni renovates UNILAG’s College of Medicine
          As part of efforts to return the College of Medicine (CMUL), University of Lagos (UNILAG) to former glory, det 1992 Alumni set of the school has renovated one of the students’ hostels. This is to mark their 25 years anniversary as professional do
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • Rotary Lagos Island marks World Polio day
          Members of Rotary Club Lagos Island have marked this year’s World Polio Day at Elegushi Market, Lekki. Members of the club marched round the market with a band and a big banner. They sang and danced as they moved round. Some of them came with their
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -
        • How to deal with common disorders occurring in pregnancy (1)
          Pregnancy, by all measures, is a normal occurrence or shall we say, should be a normal event in the life of a pregnant woman and the family. However, by all accounts, most pregnancies will pass without trouble. That said, a significant number of pr
          - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 11:00om eftermiddagen -

        InformationNG » Lifestyle

          InformationNG » Odd News

          • This Painting Of Jesus Just Sold For A Record N162 billion | Billeder
            A portrait of Jesus by Leonardo da Vinci has sold for a record-smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday more than double the old price for any work of art at auction. “Salvator Mundi,” an ethereal portrait of Jesus Christ which dates to about 1500, t
            - 8 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 8:46am -
          • See Why Young Man Married His 91-year-old Great Aunt | Photo
            In what will come across as a rather shocking development, a young man has gotten married to his much older great aunt to collect a widower’s pension. According to a report by Oddity Central, a 25-year-old man identified as Mauricio Ossola, from Ar
            - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 4:21om eftermiddagen -
          • VIRAL PHOTOS(Photos/Video) See Toronto restaurant where everyone has HIV and only employs HIV-Positive Chefs in the kitchen
            Here’s a restaurant in Toronto where everyone has HIV! Toronto is home to a new, first-of-its-kind pop-up — the world’s only restaurant where every piece of food is made by someone with HIV. Organizers say the impetus was a recent poll that f
            - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 1:18om eftermiddagen -
          • See Boy Twist His Head 180 Degrees To His Back
            A talented Pakistani teenager has left many people in awe after showcasing an incredible ability to twist his head 180 degrees. A 14-year-old boy identified as Muhammad Sameer has left people baffled after showing off an incredible ability to turn hi
            - 8 days ago 8 Nov 17, 6:39om eftermiddagen -
          • Man Proposes To Girlfriend With 25 Brand New iPhone Xs | Billeder
            A man has stunned his girlfriend and onlookers after he staged a grand marriage proposal to her with 25 brand new iPhone Xs. Chen Ming, a young video-game designer from Shenzen, China, recently sparked the envy of iPhone fans all around the world, af
            - 9 days ago 7 Nov 17, 5:25om eftermiddagen -
          • Funny how woman finds ‘exact image’ of US president Donald Trump in her dog’s EAR (Photo)
            The internet reacted with amusement today when a picture emerged appearing to show the inside of a dog’s ear that struck a remarkable resemblance to President Donald Trump. The pooch, a two-year-old Beagle named Chief, has achieved internet fame af
            - 11 days ago 5 Nov 17, 8:32om eftermiddagen -
          • Man Has Rare Condition That Makes Him Hear National Anthem Playing In His Head
            In what will come across as a really weird development, a man has been found out to have a rare condition that makes him hear the national anthem playing in his head. An 87-year-old British pensioner has developed an oddly patriotic condition in whic
            - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 5:16om eftermiddagen -
          • Dead Woman Speaks ‘From Grave’ To Man Who Tried To Save Her
            In what will come across as a really shocking development, a dead woman is said to have spoken from the grave to thank the man who tried to save her. According to a report by Daily Star UK, a dead woman – who was killed in a freak accident involv
            - 15 days ago 1 Nov 17, 11:38am -
          • 100-year-old dies after being defiled by drunken man
            A 100-year-old woman has died after being defiled by a drunk man in northern India, police said on Tuesday. The crime took place in a village in Uttar Pradesh state’s Meerut district late Sunday night. “The elderly woman was sleeping on the veran
            - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 1:39om eftermiddagen -