Three feared dead as Police, Navy clash in Calabar

The Navy reportedly mobilised later this evening and set the police station ablaze. According to the source, the Naval officer's refusal, apparently led to a shootout. He further stated that, "This has nothing to do with the conspiracy between the ... More..

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Gov'ts told to implement stern measures on tobacco

Big Tobacco pays low prices for crops which encourages family run farms to use their children as unpaid labour, she said . Even as the government slapped a five per cent withholding tax on tobacco , tob...More..

Freakish faceless fish discovered in deep sea abyss
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Freakish faceless fish discovered in deep sea abyss

Marine life remains some of the most freakish on our planet, and now a rediscovered species of fish in Australia without a face is the latest example. Chief scientist Tim O'Hara from Museums Victoria told A...More..

Scotland 'must have a choice' on independence, says Sturgeon
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Scotland 'must have a choice' on independence, says Sturgeon

Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the SNP's demand for a new choice on secession, saying that it was not the time for another vote. In 2014's Scottish independence referendum, 45% voted Yes and 55% ba...More..

Kroger recalls macadamia nuts due to listeria risk
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Kroger recalls macadamia nuts due to listeria risk

The nuts were sold at Kroger, Bakers, Gerbes and Dillons stores operating in Ohio, Southeast Indiana, Northern Kentucky, Kansas, Nebraska and Missouri. The cashews have a UPC code of 8-10111-01035-1, are identi...More..

British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years

The seven-week trial at Nottingham Crown Court heard how he lied to patients and exaggerated or invented the risk of cancer to convince them to go under the knife. these are the same characteristics which you d...More..

Iowa Man Killed When Road Collapses into Mississippi River
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Iowa Man Killed When Road Collapses into Mississippi River

James Walleser, 59, was driving to work at about 4:20 a.m. The Crawford County Highway Department tells News 8 there's a wash-out of one of the smaller bridges that leads to the main Highway 82 bridge. Emerge...More..

Man tries to bring loaded gun onto Charlotte plane, TSA says
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Man tries to bring loaded gun onto Charlotte plane, TSA says

TSA officers stopped the woman as she was entering a checkpoint when they detected the handgun in her carry-on as it passed along the conveyor belt, the TSA said in a news release. The Transportation Security A...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Is Anil Kumble leaking 'secret' information to the media?

After the Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) made a decision to invite applications for the coaching role, day by day, things are emerging out in the open, throwing Anil Kumble in a bad light. Such ha...More..

Ohio attorney general sues 5 drug makers over opiate crisis
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Ohio attorney general sues 5 drug makers over opiate crisis

DeWine said the problem is how addicted Ohio's residents are getting to these drugs. The drugmakers sued by DeWine are Purdue Pharma; Endo Health Solutions; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, and its subsidiary,...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Manchester Bombing: Police Release Images Of Bomber

Two people who knew Abedi made separate calls to an anti-terrorism hotline to warn the police about his extremist views , British media have reported . Although detectives have no reason to believe the bag co...More..

More Seniors Dying of Alzheimer's at Home — CDC
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

More Seniors Dying of Alzheimer's at Home — CDC

This study is the first to provide county-level rates for deaths caused by AD. CDC researchers analyzed state- and county-level death certificate data from the National Vital Statistics System to identify deat...More..

Madison County finds first mosquitoes with West Nile in 2017
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Madison County finds first mosquitoes with West Nile in 2017

Officials urge people to wear insect repellent and not to leave standing pools of water in their yards, which attracts the mosquitoes. West Nile virus is transmitted through mosquito bites. While IDPH is also...More..

How to watch online, TV listings, start time and preview
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

How to watch online, TV listings, start time and preview

But Karthik showed composure during his innings under mostly overcast conditions. The BCCI are angry at the new ICC revenue model agreed last month that reduced the powers of cricket's "Big Three" - Aust...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SNP to launch General Election manifesto

Claiming to be in favour of a 50p top rate of tax across the United Kingdom but refusing to introduce one in Scotland where she actually has the power to do so is cynical politics at its worst. Last night Tor...More..

Not 100% fit for Champions League final, says Gareth Bale
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Not 100% fit for Champions League final, says Gareth Bale

Everyone thinks something but the debate will not condition me. He's more direct, with less need to pass the ball around, and it's very hard to defend. Dybala has been fantastic this season, both in the way tha...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

India's economy is no longer the fastest-growing in the world

It was 7.9 per cent as based on the old series. The GDP numbers have been reworked on the basis of the new data series that includes many more items and are based on the price level prevailing on 2011-12. In ...More..

Turkey demands US replace envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Turkey demands US replace envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

The US has summoned the Turkish ambassador after violence erupted between protesters and Turkish security personnel in Washington on Tuesday. "Yesterday afternoon we witnessed what appeared to be a brutal att...More..

First cases of dog flu reported in Florida
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

First cases of dog flu reported in Florida

All of the dogs are being treated. No evidence shows the H3N2 canine influenza virus can harm people. The University of Florida has confirmed seven cases with six additional cases pending. The good news is ...More..

Indian cricket players reportedly 'intimidated' by coach Kumble
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Indian cricket players reportedly 'intimidated' by coach Kumble

India's campaign for Champions Trophy has begun under a cloud of discontent within the dressing room with the captain, and possibly a few other senior players, expressing a lack of confidence in their head coa...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

In UK vote, Brexit takes back seat to home issues, terror

Earlier, Corbyn was unable to provide the figure during an interview with BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour . The Prime Minister sought to get back on the front foot after the U-turn on social care and the Manche...More..

In Scotland Conservative leader hopes to rein in independence
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

In Scotland Conservative leader hopes to rein in independence

Sturgeon has previously argued for it to take place once the UK's exit terms are known, though the manifesto refers rather more vaguely to it taking place "at the end of the Brexit process". We can not have ...More..

Scottish Conservative leader hopes to rein in independence
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Scottish Conservative leader hopes to rein in independence

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon launched the party's manifesto today promising to push the case for renewables across all sectors at Westminster. Like Corbyn and the UK Labour party, the SNP is fully backing...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Sri Lanka flood death toll rises to 177 and counting

The torrential rains - the worst to hit Sri Lanka since 2003 - have swamped western and southern regions, with some of the most affected areas in Kalutara, Ratnapura and Matara. About half a million people have...More..

'71 Lions revolutionised New Zealand rugby
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

'71 Lions revolutionised New Zealand rugby

Liam Williams who was Wales best player in New Zealand last summer could be on one wing with Jack Nowell on the other. Dressed in much more casual lightning bolt sweatshirts were Ireland captain Rory ...More..

Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year, Wreaks Environmental Havoc
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year, Wreaks Environmental Havoc

Chair of the MNCLHD Smoke Free Health Care Committee and Director of the North Coast Public Health Unit Paul Corben said the adoption of the by-laws will help to protect people from environmental tobacco smo...More..

The Community Health Systems (CYH) Position Lowered by Oxford Asset Management
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The Community Health Systems (CYH) Position Lowered by Oxford Asset Management

Saba Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Community Health Sys Inc New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.06 billion market cap company. State Street Corp raised its position in sh...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump's communications aide steps down

The news site said President Trump was considering more changes, including the possibility of bringing in David Urban, who was a senior adviser on the campaign, as chief of staff. Before Dubke, the most recen...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Florida State Defeats North Carolina for ACC Championship

The title - complete with wins over top five ranked UNC and Louisville, just days after sweeping to games from the Cardinals - all but guarantees the Seminoles will go from traveling for the tournament to at le...More..

Don't Let That Global Warming Sleep Study Keep You Up at Night
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Don't Let That Global Warming Sleep Study Keep You Up at Night

Climate change may keep you awake-and not just metaphorically. Scientists have long known that a comfortable body temperature is key for a good night's sleep. "Moreover, across both our city-level and geogr...More..

India to test its first heavy launch vehicle
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

India to test its first heavy launch vehicle

We have been a space faring nation for over fifty years, but we were relying on the European Space Agency (ESA) for launching our larger communication satellites (over 3Tons in mass) to Geo-Synchronous Orbit (w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

British & Irish Lions tour schedule 'pretty difficult' - Steve Hansen

One comfort for the Lions , however, will be the support of an estimated 20,000 travelling fans, who are just as rabid and knowledgeable as their local counterparts and arrive with full wallets. How will the L...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: India wins warm-up match against Kiwis

The pitch is one of the most important aspects of cricket and it has the power to decide which way each game swings, so this analysis is likely to prove useful. "I still love Pakistan but I love India more ...More..

GST will help in evolving India as tax-compliant society: Jaitley
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

GST will help in evolving India as tax-compliant society: Jaitley

Engineering and construction services will now also be taxed at around 3%, but the effect of the GST on inverters is still unclear. He explained the details of provisions related to transition credit. State...More..

Mosquitoes in Godfrey test positive for West Nile virus
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Mosquitoes in Godfrey test positive for West Nile virus

Common symptoms include fever, nausea, headache and muscle aches. These symptoms can last for a few days to a few weeks. Rare complications in the form of meningitis, encephalitis, or death have been reported, ...More..