Brazilian internationals Oscar and Hulk and their Shanghai SIPG manager Andre Villas-Boas are all already suspended. China's national captain Zheng Zhi and Turkish striker Burak Yilmaz were both banned for several games as the Chinese FA dished out another round of draconian punishments. Brazilian internationals Oscar and Hulk and their Shanghai SIPG manager Andre Villas-Boas are all already suspended over ... Read More »
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The suspects were arrested at Agbo-Oba area of the Metropolis following a discreet investigation by the security operatives. The Kwara State Police Command has arrested four suspected cultists for alleged involvement in cult related activities within Ilorin metropolis. The police also apprehended six persons for drug related offences. According to the Senior Special Assistant on Security Intelligence to the Kwara ... Read More »
The Resolution Foundation says most UK businesses don't plan to hire more UK workers if migration drops, and warns of changes in the face rising labour costs. Fewer than half of UK businesses with high numbers of migrant workers say they plan to hire more UK nationals if immigration falls after Brexit, according to a new report by think tank ... Read More »
Here's a short forecast for the 12 zodiac signs. Aries Try new things and take new steps. Do not forget that you are the artisan of the zodiac. Taurus Family discussions are going to be pretty excellent today. Enjoy being in company of people with the same blood line. Gemini Words will get you to a safe landing. People will ... Read More »
The holiday is to enable public servants to join other citizens to offer special prayers for President Buhari's wellbeing. The Jigawa Government has declared Friday, July 7, as a public holiday to enable public servants offer special prayer for President Muhammadu Buhari's quick recovery. Alhaji Isma'il Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer, Office of the state's Head of Civil Service (HoS), ... Read More »
Benin-Ore Road: Armed robbery attack leaves one dead, standstill as people block expressway in protest
There is no movement on Benin-Ore road after a deadly armed robbery attack which left one dead. There was a robbery in the early hours of Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Benin-Ore Road. Pulse witnessed the robbery as it happened. A man was shot dead by armed men while another was shot and was injured in the arm. The ... Read More »
GEOGRAPHY SECTION A 1ai) i)availability of water- there is adequate water supply for the use of man for farming activities and other social activities ii)fertile soil- the availability of fertile soil that support farming also tends to attract people to the area iii)presence of water- water is the basic necessity for serveral purposes including irrigation and domestic uses ... Read More »
Tech: I went on the Silicon Valley diet craze that encourages butter and bacon for 2 months — and it vastly improved my life
A beginner's guide to the ketogenic or "keto" diet. A diet that goes against conventional wisdom on healthy eating is gaining momentum among Silicon Valley tech workers. And it involves eating a lot of fat. The ketogenic (or "keto") diet — which first became popular in the 1920s as a treatment for epilepsy and diabetes — limits carbohydrates to no ... Read More »
Finance: Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is reportedly close to buying an electric-utility giant
Berkshire Hathaway's energy business is close to a deal to acquire Oncor, The Wall Street Journal reported. Berkshire Hathaway's energy business is close to a deal to acquire Oncor, the electric-utility giant based in Texas, according to The Wall Street Journal's Dana Mattioli and Nicole Friedman. The deal could be announced as soon as Thursday, The Journal reported, citing people ... Read More »
The new editing tools and camera features in iOS 11 will make your iPhone shots feel more like DSLR photos. There are exciting changes coming to your iPhone's camera. The Apple iPhone's latest operating system, iOS 11, won't officially be available until this fall, but Apple gave us a look at what's coming (and what's currently available for developers to ... Read More »
Tech: A company that makes $70,000 cameras for filming blockbuster movies is making a $1,200 smartphone
We can't wait to try its camera against the best-in-class Galaxy S8 camera. Professional camera company RED is best known for its high-end cameras that are used to film blockbuster movies like "Transformers: The Last Knight," "Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol.2," and "The Martian," among many others. But now it's getting into the smartphone game. On Thursday, the company announced ... Read More »
A day before world leaders descend to Germany for the G20 summit, President Donald Trump met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in her hometown. A day before world leaders descend on Germany for the highly anticipated G20 summit, President Donald Trump met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in her hometown. As Trump and Merkel don't see eye-to-eye on some issues, ... Read More »
Podolski told a news conference shortly after he arrived in Kobe, near Osaka, to join the city's J-League club. German World Cup winner Lukas Podolski Thursday vowed to bolster enthusiasm for Japanese football after arriving to join Vissel Kobe, bucking a trend of big-name players moving to cash-rich China. "I know the J-League is the strongest in Asia and I ... Read More »
Finance: Sports Direct billionaire Mike Ashley: 'I'm not Obi-Wan Kenobi in charge of the Death Star'
Mike Ashley gave evidence for around three hours on Wednesday as part of a £15 million case against him. Here's what happened. LONDON — Sports Direct billionaire Mike Ashley called claims he made big undocumented payments to executives "utter bulls***" in court on Wednesday and called the man who made the claim a "total liar." Ashley appeared in court in ... Read More »
The Federal High Court in Lagos had on April 16 ordered the interim forfeiture of the funds domiciled in Skype bank. The Court of Appeal has fixed July 12, 2017, to hear an appeal filed by ex-President Goodluck Jonathan's wife over the interim order which froze her bank account with a balance of $5.9 million. The Federal High Court in ... Read More »
Here's what you need to know. Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. British Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg on Friday, a government official said. The official declined to comment on what issues May planned to raise with Trump. 2. Deutsche Bank Chief ... Read More »
Traders just made record bets against stock price swings as retail investors get increasingly involved in volatility products. One of the most popular — and controversial — trades in the stock market is showing no signs of slowing. An exchange-traded note betting that US stocks will essentially sit still for the next month saw record trading volume of $3.3 billion ... Read More »
Evans said his continued detention by the police without being charged to court or released on bail is an infringement on his fundamental human rights. The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed July 13, 2017, for hearing of a suit filed by suspected notorious kidnapper Evans against the Inspector-General of Police, Idris Ibrahim. The suspect, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly ... Read More »
Tech: Trump's disdain for CNN reportedly seen as 'wild card' amid pending $85 billion Time Warner-AT&T merger
Donald Trump's disdain for CNN could have consequences that reach far beyond negative internet memes and social-media rants from the Oval Office. President Donald Trump's disdain for CNN could have consequences that reach far beyond negative internet memes and social-media rants from the Oval Office. Trump's enduring animus toward the news network is reportedly seen as a "wild card" within ... Read More »
Mbaka said the Holy Spirit has instructed him to stop trying to help the situation since the people in Aso Rock have failed to listen to him. Fearless preacher, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, who has been silent on national matters for a while, has voiced out again on the health of President Muhammadu Buhari. Mbaka said he had a vision ... Read More »
Politics: 2 tech billionaires are trying to start a third political party that's 'pro-business, pro-planet' — here's how it works
The day after President Donald Trump took the oath of office in January, while crowds were gathering across the country to protest his rhetoric, former Zynga founder Mark Pincus joined a private group of the Democratic Party's top donors at a Florida retreat billed at examining where the party went wrong. But Pincus said that after a weekend of listening ... Read More »
Tech: Oil, gas, and coal industries get a shocking amount of funding from the US government, a new report shows
The report shows how much support G20 countries give to fossil fuel industries. In the US, oil, gas and coal get over four times more funding than clean energy. A new report shows that the US government provided about $6 billion annually in financial support to the oil, gas, and coal industries between 2013 and 2015. That's over four times ... Read More »
A preventive medicine specialist suggests people should think of refined carbohydrates simply as "stripped carbs" — and avoid them. White bread, white rice, and most breakfast cereals have one thing in common: refined carbohydrates. Although the ingredient sounds positive, it isn't, at least when it comes to your health. In comparison with their whole-grain counterparts, which are digested slowly and ... Read More »
It's gone from 1,000 skills in Q2 2016 to more than 15,000 skills today. Amazon's Alexa is gaining knowledge at a rapid clip. The voice assistant now has more than 15,000 “skills” (Amazon’s term for voice-based apps), nearly all of them created in the little more than two years since Amazon opened Alexa to outside developers. That is boatloads more ... Read More »
July is the perfect time to catch up on all those excellent games you haven't played yet. Having just crested the half-year mark of 2017, it's the perfect time to play the best games of 2017. It's been quite a year already! Somewhere in between exploring the massive, adventure-filled world of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild," and ... Read More »
In the event of a nuclear attack, the US government has secret bunkers hidden around the country. Only a select few officials would be allowed in. In the event of a nuclear attack, the US government has secret bunkers hidden around the country to take shelter in. Only critical government personnel would be allowed in. In some cases, the contingency ... Read More »
Goldman Sachs' bond sales app Simon has been a hit with retail brokerages but not rival banks. The company hopes bringing in outside investors will change that. Goldman Sachs is looking to sell a stake in one of its fintech bets — an online platform for retail bond investors called Simon — that would value the web app at about ... Read More »
The playlist comprising 4 tracks with a bonus track, shows off glimpses of the talent and substance that Shafy Moderino is made of. Shedrack Okoye aka Shady while showing off his rap talent also sends out messages emanating from his life experiences in "Better Living" EP. The playlist comprising four tracks with a bonus track, shows off glimpses of the ... Read More »
Snap Maps can actually show people you have on Snapchat what you’re doing (driving, listening to music etc), where you’re doing it and how you're doing it. If you have not heard of Snapchat’s new “Snap Map” feature, it puts users and their snaps into a map so friends and other users can see where they are and what they ... Read More »
Here's a short forecast for the 12 zodiac signs. Aries On the home front, you will find peace and a lot of other great things to enjoy today. Lots of laughter and good feelings! Taurus This is an cheerful, positive day for you. Work and everything related to it is lively. Gemini Let your thoughts wander roam on how to ... Read More »