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'We'll be vindicated' - Kano electoral commission speaks on probe of underage voting

He appealed to the worldwide community to closely monitor the electoral process to prevent INEC from manipulating the 2019 elections. In a statement signed by...


Heavy alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia

In this study, the researchers looked specifically at the effect of alcohol-use disorders and included people who had been diagnosed with mental and behavioural...


The Elderly Could Live Longer With No-Sweat Exercise

Most experts recommend 150 minutes of exercise a week for health adults. The results suggest that all activities - no matter how modest - are beneficial, no...


Dana aircraft overshoots PH runway, lands inside the bush

Dana Air flight with registration number: 9J0363 which departed Abuja Airport to Port Harcourt Airport, it was gathered overshot the runway due to the wet terra...


US Army awards Medal of Heroism to 3 slain Florida students

Wang's family was due to receive his medal at his service Tuesday morning, where Wang was to be buried in his JROTC uniform, according to Army spokesman Micha...


Cleaning products cause lung damage comparable to heavy smoking

After tracking 6,000 people who used such products for 20 years, the team found lung function decline in women who regularly used cleaning products, suggestin...


Tekla Capital Management LLC Cut Celgene Corporation (CELG) Holding by $10.02 Million

It also increased its holding in Dcp Midstream Lp (NYSE:DPM) by 184,300 shares in the quarter, for a total of 3.53M shares, and has risen its stake in Enterpris...


Besides Mohit, Mouni Roy's ex Gaurav Chopra gets hitched too

TV actor and ex-Bigg Boss contestant Gaurav Chopra tied the knot with fashion consultant and stylist Hitisha Cheranda in New Delhi on February 19. The weddi...


Florida school massacre suspect on authorities' radar in 2016

Kimberly told The South Florida Sun Sentinel newspaper she brought 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz to a therapist this month because he was still struggling with t...


Indefinite strike launched by private bus operators enters second day

The state government has launched stern measures to counter the private bus strike in the state, which entered the fourth day on Monday. Around 6,000 private ...


Fergie's Fergalicious Rendition of the National Anthem Falls Flat

However, the Staples Center is no stranger to unconventional, controversial National Anthems: Prior to Kobe Bryant's last game at the Los Angeles Lakers' aren...


The Cheeseburger to be Banished from McDonald's Happy Meals

McDonald's has made many tweaks over the years, including cutting the size of its fries and adding fruit. And the company plans to re-add chocolate milk to the ...


Husband of slain UK MP steps down after misconduct claim

Mr Cox has apologised for the "hurt and offence" he caused to female colleagues after admitting that he "made mistakes" at the charity. The U.K. has seen seve...


Laffer Investments Has $2.58 Million Holdings in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB)

The stock increased 1.89% or $0.97 during the last trading session, reaching $52.4. Banc of California, Inc. Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) has declined 61.08% ...


Woman kicked off flight over period pain

However, Beth and Joshua felt that removing her from the flight over just a bit of period pain was wholly unnecessary. A 24-year-old woman was getting ready t...


Government to vet over 8000 names on initial repatriation list

A Rohingya refugee child, carrying another child, walks along a bridge from no-man's land to Bangladesh, at the Bangladesh-Myanmar border near Cox's Bazar, Bang...


Scientists Are Raising Human-Sheep Hybrids for Organ Harvesting

Ross and his team just recently made a breakthrough where they were able to introduce human stem cells into pig embryos, the first major hurdle for this rese...


Congress leader splashes fuel in corporation office, threatens to set it ablaze

According to reports, Narayanaswamy, a close aide of Congress MLA Byrati Basavaraj, took the grave step after a fake document which he submitted was rejected by...


PM Narendra Modi Flags Off Humsafar Express Between Mysuru to Udaipur

Inaugurating the newly carved third row of steps for Vindhyagiri where the 58ft monolith of Gomateshwar stands as well as the Bahubali Hospital here, he said t...


Drinking alcohol increases longevity more than exercise, according to study

Meanwhile, participants who exercised 15 to 45 minutes a day cut the same risk by 11 percent. Another curious discovery was that people who were overweight in...