Friday , September 22 2017


Tunisia lifts ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims

President’s initiative secures Tunisian women’s right to choose spouse despite opposition from mainstream Muslim clerics Tunisia has abolished a decades-old ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims as the president seeks to secure equal rights for the country’s female population. “Congratulations to the women of Tunisia for the enshrinement of the …

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Finland tests basic income for the unemployed

JUHA JARVINEN, an unemployed young father in a village near Jurva, in western Finland, brims with ideas for earning a living. He has just agreed to paint the roofs of two neighbours’ houses. His old business, making decorative window frames, went bust a few years ago. Having paid off debts, …

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Pastor Suleman Used Concoction To Remove My Pregnancy, Stephanie Otobo Petitions Police

Apostle Johnson Suleman

Apostle Suleman Johnson used an illegal concoction to abort Stephanie Otobo’s pregnancy in 2015, she has alleged. In a petition sent to the Commissioner of Police of Lagos State yesterday, Ms. Otobo said she became pregnant for the pastor after they spent three days together in Napoli, Italy where he …

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Selecting the ideal wedding dress for plus-sized brides

plus-sized brides

All brides desire to  look like a million bucks on the day they walk down the aisle to take their wedding vows including plus-sized brides. That you are not the over-played and hyped size six or eight does not mean you cannot look pretty good on your wedding day. It …

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10 films to watch in December

films to watch in December

Sing The latest from US animators Illumination Entertainment (Despicable Me, The Secret Life of Pets) “starts out fun and then sneaks up on you for a final stretch that is both rousing and genuinely emotional”, according to The Wrap. Based on an idea by Illumination founder Chris Meledandri, the film …

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Visitors’ guide to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Visitor's guide to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Abu Dhabi’s glamor-filled three-day Grand Prix is coming up at the end of November. Those who can make it should expect lavish parties, huge performers and massive price tags. Not visiting the United Arab Emirates’ capital until later in the year? There’s still plenty of race-related fun to be had. …

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Building a Live-Video Streaming Studio Is Not as Expensive as You Think

  I’ve known for some time now that I need to do more video. The cost and time required, however, kept me away from the medium. Besides, I could always justify my delay with the longstanding conventional wisdom: Brands should operate like publishers. My priorities truly started to shift a few months …

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Uber drivers go on strike in Nigeria

Uber drivers in Abuja, the Nigerian capital, have commenced a strike action. The drivers downed tools on Monday, amidst several allegations against the American owned global firm. Uber has become increasingly popular in Abuja and Lagos especially among young, middle-class people. It allows private car owners registered with it to …

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