• Gwen to discuss plans to ‘save CICC’ with Cortes 21 Jul 2019 10:58 The once proud Cebu International Convention Center is now an abandoned, decrepit building with its grounds used as a temporary relocation site for Mandaue City’s fire victims. | CDN file photo CEBU CITY, Philippines — With the change in leadership in Cebu …
  • ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK: Turning social media into the next mobile banking outlet 21 Jul 2019 10:44 BL PREMIUM 21 July 2019 - 00:05 Ask anyone in the financial services industry which country has the highest penetration of digital or mobile financial services, and they will typically point to Kenya. The economy of the East African country has been …
  • Unmasking secret lives of billionaires in betting industry 21 Jul 2019 10:41 By VINCENT ACHUKA More by this Author Kihingo Village in Nairobi’s upmarket Kitisuru estate is a step back to the pristine view that suddenly appears after a lonely drive on Peponi Road where horses occasionally compete for space with vehicles. Its rustic …
  • ADNIC Recognised as the ‘UAE’s Most Outstanding in Corporate Insurance Services’ by Corporate Livewire 21 Jul 2019 10:38 Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC), one of the leading regional multi-line insurance providers for corporates and individuals, has been adjudged 'Most Outstanding in Corporate Insurance Services - UAE' by the prestigious Corporate …
  • Sahara Centre Rewards Winners of the First ‘Make Room for Elegance’ Raffle Draw 21 Jul 2019 10:38 Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail, dining, entertainment and leisure destination, has rewarded the first winners of its Ramadan/Summer campaign – Make Room for Elegance. At a draw held on July 11, Emirati national Sultana bin Haidar was declared …
  • TikTok parent ByteDance plans to set up international data centre in India 21 Jul 2019 10:35 China-based ByteDance, the parent company of popular short video application TikTok, will set up a data centre in India, becoming one of the first social media companies to do so in the country, the company said in a statement shared exclusively with …
  • Aspen in deal to acquire Canadian AI group Mnubo 21 Jul 2019 10:24 Aspen Technology, a global leader in asset optimisation software, said that it has signed an agreement, worth C$102 million ($78.02 million), to acquire Mnubo, a Canada-based provider of purpose-built artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics …
  • WSJ Service Alert 7/21/19 21 Jul 2019 10:22 Capital Newspapers experienced press problems this morning. As a result, many carriers will run late today with some delivering today’s paper along with tomorrow’s edition. Please let us know if you do not receive the paper by tomorrow. We sincerely …
  • Advanced Digital Gaming Market 2019: Competitive Players is Enhancing the Growth at a CAGR of XX% | by allergy type Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, etc. by 2025 - Declares at ReportsMonitor.com 21 Jul 2019 10:19 Jul 21, 2019 (marketresearchupdates.com via COMTEX) -- Industrial Growth Forecast Report Advanced Digital Gaming Market 2019-2025: Global Advanced Digital Gaming Market report provides a detailed analysis of worldwide Advanced Digital Gaming Market …
  • Ottawa fights planned class action against RCMP for bullying, intimidation 21 Jul 2019 10:19 OTTAWA - The federal government is fighting a proposed class-action lawsuit against the RCMP over bullying and intimidation of members, saying the national police force already has a comprehensive policy on harassment and the Mounties have made strides …
  • My Frantic Life as a Cab-Dodging, Tip-Chasing Food App Deliveryman 21 Jul 2019 10:19 I had just started my lunch shift when the phone pinged: Uber Eats, pickup at Cocina del Sur on West 38th Street in Manhattan, five blocks away. Great! I pedaled down West 40th into congealing crosstown traffic. Seconds later my phone ponged — different …
  • In volatile week, investors must have buying support (Column: Market Watch) 21 Jul 2019 10:14 The week gone by began on a positive note and saw markets gain on the first three days of the week. Thursday, which was weekly NIFTY and Bank NIFTY expiry, saw markets giving up cumulatively gains of the first three days. Friday was a bloodbath after the …
  • Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Wearable chargers and AI-enhanced keyboards 21 Jul 2019 10:12 At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside …
  • Ibo fire displaces 672 individuals, destroys P400K worth of property 21 Jul 2019 10:12 LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines— An artesian well is all that is left standing amidst what used to be houses in Sitio Tacan, Barangay Ibo here. The structures that surround it were razed by the fire that broke out in the area at 12:55 a.m. Sunday, July 21. A …
  • 1 boxing fan dead, 1 hospitalized after watching Pacquiao fight in Cebu City 21 Jul 2019 10:12 CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 41-year-old Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City resident died while a Barangay Sawang Calero trisikad driver landed in the hospital after watching the Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman fight on Sunday, July 21. Lonrenz Dizon of Barangay …
  • Harvard University has a bold new plan to make Mars livable for humans - Digital Trends 21 Jul 2019 10:03 NASA “Mars ain’t the kind of place to raise your kid; in fact, it’s cold as hell.” So sang Elton John in 1972’s “Rocket Man,” one of the greatest (and only) pop hits ever to be written about the loneliness of space exploration. It’s a valid point — and one …
  • Is Aviva one of the FTSE 100’s best dividend stocks? 5 reasons why the answer could be ‘yes’ 21 Jul 2019 10:03 Life insurance colossus Aviva (LSE: AV) is regularly rated by The Motley Fool’s team of writers as one of the best dividend selections that one can get on the FTSE 100. And it’s not rocket science to see why us Fools are so bullish, as I’ll now explain. 1: …
  • Apollo 11 moon-landing tapes sell at Sotheby's for $1.8 million - CNBC 21 Jul 2019 10:02 Apollo 11 tapes sold at auction at Sotheby's for $1.82 million on July 20, 2019, on the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing. Sotheby's Sotheby's said Saturday that NASA videotapes depicting the Apollo 11 lunar landing on this day 50 years ago …
  • Steve Bruce offers management from the 1980s - his Newcastle appointment makes me angry 21 Jul 2019 09:58 Steve Bruce's appointment by Newcastle United makes me angry on behalf of every young coach out there. He’s not going to bring excitement or imagination, and he’s not going to bring fresh, young signings to Tyneside, so what the hell is he doing there? …
  • The teenager whose murder was exploited for clicks 21 Jul 2019 09:55 Like many other teenagers her age, Bianca Devins lived her life online. The 17-year-old had recently graduated from high school and was looking forward to starting a psychology course at a community college later this year. As last Saturday approached, she …
  • 5 Social Media Marketing Hacks for Small Brands 21 Jul 2019 09:50 How often have you picked up your cell phone when you were going to sleep and started scrolling casually? Chances are that if you are like me, you will realise that you have spent quite a lot of time on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter and YouTube. I …
  • 11th DefExpo to be organised from 5th to 8th February 2020 in Lucknow 21 Jul 2019 09:48 The 11th biennial edition of DefExpo India- 2020 is scheduled to be held for the first time in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow. It offers an excellent opportunity for the Indian defence industry to showcase its capabilities and promote its export potential. …
  • Renewable energy: Panacea to Africa’s development challenge 21 Jul 2019 09:47 Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr.; [email protected] The narrative behind the use of technology around renewable energy, has oftentimes, been discussed as an expensive project, only affordable in the developed parts of the world. This appears to be far from the …
  • Electric hypercar race begins 21 Jul 2019 09:43 The Lotus Evija and Pininfarina Battista BEVs are set to turn a new chapter in the world of ultra-fast cars. Evija has 2,000hp and 1,700Nm. Battista receives 1,900hp and 2,300Nm. Wow, something we’ve never really seen before… It’s not that we’ve never seen …
  • Zee5 plans an encore of Netflix, to have mobile-only tariff 21 Jul 2019 09:38 After Netflix, Zee groups digital platform Zee5 is also looking at launching a mobile-only plan to shore up its revenue, said a top official. Netflix, which has been testing a Rs 250 monthly plan here since March, had last week announced a strategy to …
  • Disruptive Effects of Big Tech Firms Take Priority at UNCTAD Meeting 21 Jul 2019 09:37 The disruptive effects of big technology companies on digital and offline markets was the subject of intense discussion at a recent UNCTAD meeting on competition law and policy. Governments gathered from July 10-13 at the United Nations’ headquarters in …
  • National Ice Cream Day: Why we celebrate, and where to get the day's best deals 21 Jul 2019 09:36 Carla Noboa, the owner and founder of BIVE Ice Cream Shop in New York City, discusses the origins of National Ice Cream Day and the ways to celebrate the cool holiday during this sweltering weekend. I scream, you scream, we’re all screaming for National …
  • Jubilee e-mail leaks unmask quiet power of Nancy Gitau 21 Jul 2019 09:31 By WANJOHI GITHAE More by this Author Leaked e-mails seen by the Sunday Nation have lifted the veil on how reclusive State House operative Nancy Gitau and the controversial United Kingdom communications consulting firm Cambridge Analytica played a crucial …
  • Kitchen disruption: Better food through... 21 Jul 2019 09:10 The partnership highlights how technology is being used to disrupt the food industry by helping develop new products. Looking for that perfect recipe, or a new flavor combination that delights the senses? Increasingly, players in the food industry are …
  • Venue announced to mark 100-day countdown to 2019 Trinity Forum 21 Jul 2019 09:09 QATAR. With exactly 100 days until the conference kicks off on 30 October, we are delighted to announce that this year’s Trinity Forum will be taking place at the St. Regis Hotel in Doha. Rooms are available at the 12-storey luxury hotel, which overlooks …
  • Senator Marsha Blackburn Holds First Judiciary Committee Tech Task Force Meeting 21 Jul 2019 09:07   Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, July 18th, 2019, Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) convened the first Senate Judiciary Committee Tech Task Force to tackle tech industry issues on privacy, data security, censorship, antitrust and competition. Judiciary …
  • Iran Condemns US’ Unilateralism, Adventurism 21 Jul 2019 08:57 TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif categorically condemned the foreign policy adopted by the White House, warning that the new wave of Washington’s unilateralism and adventurism is a serious threat to global peace and security. …
  • Backlash grows against unstaffed libraries 21 Jul 2019 08:54 Harriet Connides hasn’t been to her local library in north London’s East Finchley for months. She used to go every few days, often with her young daughter, but now it is staffed for only 16 hours a week and Connides, who has severe mobility problems, is …
  • Entertainment - Celebrity PR Agency Rebrands As PUBLICITYASIA 21 Jul 2019 08:53 Jul 21, 2019 (IssueWire via COMTEX) -- Metropolitan Manila Area, Jul 21, 2019 (Issuewire.com) - The Philippines' Leading Entertainment & Celebrity PR Agency (formerly known as PR ASIA Worldwide) has officially rebranded as PUBLICITYASIA. Founded by …
  • Hamad International Airport thinks big for the long term 21 Jul 2019 08:51 Key Hamad International Airport take-outs On 27 May, 2019 Hamad International Airport (HIA) celebrated the fifth anniversary of its official opening. The Passenger Terminal Complex (PTC) sits at the heart of HIA. It stretches for 600,000sq m, equivalent to …
  • Lucknow to host Asia's biggest arms show 'DefExpo' in February 2020 21 Jul 2019 08:49 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Defence Ministry has selected Lucknow to conduct Asia's biggest defence exhibition in 2020. The state capital of Uttar Pradesh will conduct the 11th DefExpo from February 5th to 8th next year.    Making it …
  • Several killed in twin attacks in Pakistan's Dera Ismail Khan 21 Jul 2019 08:46 Islamabad, Pakistan - At least eight people have been killed and more than 30 wounded in twin attacks in the northwestern Pakistani town of Dera Ismail Khan, according to police. Gunmen on motorcycles first attacked a police post in the west of the city, …
  • Real-time payments are here 21 Jul 2019 08:39 We live in a rapid-paced world in which we can send a message across the world in seconds or have almost anything delivered to our door within 24 hours. However, our ability to send and receive payments has greatly lagged the digital revolution, as anyone …
  • What the papers say – July 21 21 Jul 2019 08:39   By Press Association 2019 What the papers say Sunday’s front pages are filled with concerns over Iran and Boris Johnson’s moves. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is set to unveil a package of measures including sanctions against Iran over the seizure of a …
  • If You're Going To Kill Your Spouse, You Probably Shouldn't Google 'How To Commit Murder' 21 Jul 2019 08:39 The article uses the word "trace" but it looks like they are just doing computer forensics stuff to retrieve data from the suspects hard drive that was deleted. The person who did all the "tracing" is described as: "Jennifer …
  • South Korean PM visits National Museum of Qatar 21 Jul 2019 08:31  21 Jul 2019 - 9:56 The Prime Minister of the Republic of South Korea, Lee Nak-yeon, and his accompanying delegation visiting the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ), where he was given detailed explanations of the treasures of NMoQ. DOHA: The Prime Minister …
  • Korean PM visits National Museum of Qatar 21 Jul 2019 08:29 (MENAFN - Gulf Times) South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon and his accompanying delegation visited the National Museum of Qatar on Saturday. The visitors were given detailed explanations of the museum's treasures. The prime minister visited the …
  • Thousands of books to be burnt after flooding in Bay library 21 Jul 2019 08:25 PREMIUM By Nomazima Nkosi - 21 July 2019 About 15,000 books from the Port Elizabeth Main Library in Central will be destroyed... This article is reserved for HeraldLIVE subscribers. A subscription gives you full digital access to all our content. Already …
  • 7/21/2019 Assumed names 21 Jul 2019 08:21 Assumed names filed in the Angelina County Clerk’s Office, from July 8 and 12 ■ Gilbert Paving, 1020 Garrison Drive, Lufkin, Richard Gilbert Sr. ■ J&N Construction, 977 McCarty Road, Lufkin, Jerry Vineyard ■ Jam Digital Media, 1506 Southwood Drive, …
  • Atlantis, the Palm Selects Dell Technologies to Reinvent and Modernize Its It Environment 21 Jul 2019 08:19 Atlantis, The Palm, today announced that they have selected Dell Technologies’ industry leading virtualization technologies to help effectively manage the availability, reliability and serviceability of its mission-critical hospitality applications. With …
  • Ceremony planned today to commemorate victims of the Danforth shooting 21 Jul 2019 08:14 TORONTO - A ceremony commemorating the victims of last summer's shooting in Toronto's Greektown is scheduled to take place today. The ceremony is set to be held in a park near the stretch of Danforth Avenue where a devastating shooting rampage …
  • Stopping stalkerware: What needs to change? 21 Jul 2019 08:13 (MENAFN - Vistar Communications) By Lysa Myers, Security Researcher at ESET Regardless of whose statistics you read, a disturbingly high percentage of women and men will experience intimate partner violence or harassment in their lifetime. Worryingly, …
  • Financial Institutions Can Act As Bridge Between Startups And Innovation Ecosystems: Advisor 21 Jul 2019 08:13 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — The Advisor to Governor K Skandan Saturday urged financial institutions to give a thought for 'positive policy' to fund startups by associating them with innovation ecosystems to guide them in their early …
  • Low Cost Website Design and Development Packages in UK 21 Jul 2019 08:13 (MENAFN - Market Press) NeoDigitech.co.uk offers reasonable website development services in the UK, a factual value for money service. Different businesses have altered requirements from their websites. Where some companies want to make a presence in …
  • CloudIBN Adds another Feather to its Cap with its Latest AWS Implementation for a Renowned NBFC 21 Jul 2019 08:11 (MENAFN - Market Press) A renowned NBFC required a scalable and secured infrastructure to be managed round-the-clock that also adhered to security and DR RBI guidelines. They also wanted "pay-as-you-use" Oracle database licenses. To help the NBFC …
  • WolfPack 4K 16x32 HDMI Matrix Switcher w/Remote Announced by HDTV Supply, Inc. 21 Jul 2019 08:09 (MENAFN - Market Press) Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 2019 -- HDTV Supply, one of the nation's top Internet providers of consumer electronics devices and related products, announced their new HDTV SupplysWolfPack™ 4K/30 16x32 HDMI Matrix Switch …
  • Greedy parking enforcement companies are issuing hefty fines to carers and nurses 21 Jul 2019 08:08 Community nurse Gemma Hayes* was on call and on a tight schedule. She left her car in the residents’ car park of a block where her last patient of the day lived and displayed her professional carer’s badge on the dashboard. When she returned she’d been …
  • Kalunasan resident dies after watching Pacquiao fight 21 Jul 2019 07:54 CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 41-year-old Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City resident died from a cardiac arrest after watching the Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman fight on July 21. Lorenz Dizon was rushed to the Vicente Sotto Medical Memorial Center (VSMMC) at 1: …
  • Cebu City roads ‘near empty’ during Pacquiao-Thurman fight 21 Jul 2019 07:54 Motorists and even commuters would always opt to stay home to watch the boxing matches by Senator Manny Pacquiao leaving Cebu City roads almost empty. /CDND File Photo   CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) noticed light …
  • The Lion King cast: 'Anyone can identify with these characters' 21 Jul 2019 07:53 “I didn’t want to play The Lion King at Coachella Festival,” admits Hans Zimmer. The composer – who not only scored the 1994 animation but is responsible for many of the greats (from Gladiator to Inception) – had, decades into his career, gone on tour for …
  • Libraries nationwide to receive funding of €650,000 21 Jul 2019 07:52 The government has announced that funding of €650,000 will be allocated to libraries nationwide from the Dormant Accounts Fund. The funds will be distributed to assist libraries in providing support to communities at risk of being socially excluded, …
  • Lifestyle changes can help heal hemorrhoids 21 Jul 2019 07:44 Like a lot of older people, I suffer from hemorrhoids that cause some pain as well as intermittent bleeding after bowel movements. My doctor recommended surgery, but I've also found relief using a hemorrhoid cream. What's the best treatment? " …
  • The Lion King review – resplendent but pointless 21 Jul 2019 07:41 Disney’s money-spinning mission to recycle its animated back catalogue with “live action” remakes continues apace. In the past few years we’ve had Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland and Dumbo, Kenneth Branagh’s Cinderella, Bill Condon’s Beauty and the Beast …
  • TikTok parent ByteDance to set up first international data centre in India 21 Jul 2019 07:33 China-based ByteDance, the parent company of popular short video application TikTok, will set up its first international data centre in India, the company said in a statement shared exclusively with Business Standard. "India is one of our strongest …
  • Marketers' quest to enter the boardroom gains momentum 21 Jul 2019 07:31 Armed with a BComm, Peter landed a plum job in the marketing department of a large multinational drinks company in London. Within a matter of months, he was travelling all around the world and generally enjoying the perks that came with the role of brand …
  • Natasha Lyonne: ‘There’s a fighter in me that wants to survive’ 21 Jul 2019 07:28 In a busy Manhattan restaurant, Natasha Lyonne is eating chicken hearts and talking about resurrection. Her own. “And I had to forgive myself for wasting so many years, instead of punishing myself for this… misshapen life.” You don’t so much interview …
  • Balloon Carnival kicks-off in Salalah 21 Jul 2019 07:27 Salalah: Visitors to the Dhofar region can now enjoy the added spectacle of the Balloon Carnival, which will enable people to enjoy a bird's eye view of the Khareef Festival. The activities of the carnival, which is part of the Salalah Tourism Festival …
  • Just call me Wrinkler: why FaceApp may not be your online privacy doom 21 Jul 2019 07:26 Yes, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner issued a statement about it, following her UK equivalent. And yes, the FBI sounded a more urgent note, warning that your face might end up on a Russian server. But is there any real substance to this fear? Or is …
  • Tixserve gets rugby deal over the line 21 Jul 2019 07:26 0 Comments Tixserve gets rugby deal over the line Independent.ie Irish digital ticket delivery company Tixserve has announced the signing of a flagship contract with England's Rugby Football Union (RFU) for Twickenham Stadium. https://www. …
  • QMS Media Appoints Kate Solomon As Group CFO 21 Jul 2019 07:25 July 19 (Reuters) - QMS Media Ltd ::APPOINTS KATE SOLOMON AS GROUP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.  Full Article Feb 28 (Reuters) - QMS Media Ltd ::CY19 EBITDA GUIDANCE $60M - $62M.  Full Article Feb 28 (Reuters) - QMS Media Ltd ::HY EBITDA - UNDERLYING $22.7 …
  • Barry Didcock's TV review: Inside The Secret World Of Incels, BBC Three 21 Jul 2019 07:24 An “incel”, according to the dictionary definition given via an intertitle in the opening seconds of this depressing and unsettling documentary, is a person who “identifies as being frustrated by a lack of opportunities to have sex”. They see themselves as …
  • Grants awarded to area schools for STEM ed 21 Jul 2019 07:17 STEM education in several area schools will benefit next school year from funding that is being dispersed throughout the tri-state region. Chevron, EQT and the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation announced the award of $259,200 in Innovation Grants to 43 …
  • Govt insincere on media reform 21 Jul 2019 07:15 By Nigel Nyamutumbu The Zimbabwean government has a terrible record of failing to implement and/or fulfil verbal commitments.   If anything, the government is well-known for turning left when the policy-makers would have indicated right. This has …
  • Fonda Arts Center presents ‘Growing Magic’ on July 28 21 Jul 2019 07:08 FONDA — The Fonda Arts Center will present the documentary “Growing Magic: The Mickey Mouse Cornfield Story” on July 28. The screening begins at 3 p.m. with a question and answer panel discussion to follow the documentary. The Fonda Arts Center screening …
  • Watch Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon - CBS News 21 Jul 2019 06:59 On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong made history as the first man to walk on the moon, and uttered his famous words: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." See the moment as it was covered live by CBS …
  • Events To Watch: U.S. GDP, ECB Meeting, Emerging Markets' Rate Decisions 21 Jul 2019 06:58 Three events that will capture the market's attention next week: The consequences of the Japanese election, the first look at U.S. Q1 GDP, and the ECB meeting. The central banks of Turkey and Russia also meet. Both are expected to cut interest rates, …
  • The greening of weddings: Couples going eco-friendly 21 Jul 2019 06:55 Kira Meskin and her fiancé, Yaniv Schiff, both of Chicago, are so committed to gardening, composting, cycling and recycling they are incorporating these sustainable elements into their Sept. 15 wedding. "We try to live a more conscious lifestyle in …
  • Marvel Phase 4 Plan Revealed, But Comic-Con’s Big Winner is... 21 Jul 2019 06:54 Marvel Phase 4 Plan Revealed, But Comic-Con’s Big Winner is Disney Plus In a triumphant return to the San Diego Comic-Con main stage, leadership at Marvel Studios managed some splashy surprises and showed off risky creative bets for the next two years of …
  • Adventurous 'Doggone' joins pack of upcoming canine capers 21 Jul 2019 06:52 'Doggone' is to chart a pet's grand journey back to its human family. I— Image courtesy of Raconteur Games via AFP SAN FRANCISCO, July 21 — A game about a lost dog going through thick and thin to find its owner, Doggone has launched a …
  • Op-Ed: America spent billions to put a man on the moon. Was it worth it? 21 Jul 2019 06:50 On July 16, 1969, Apollo 11 blasted into space with three men aboard. Four days later, two of them walked on the moon, the first humans to touch down on another celestial body. Most Americans today don’t fully comprehend why such an expensive and herculean …
  • Seán Moncrieff: My daughter looks awful in pictures 21 Jul 2019 06:46 You may have had that surreal experience of coming out of Dunnes only to see someone like Beyoncé sail past. I’m not about to tell you this happened to me, though I did once see Clare Daly in Penneys. It’s surreal because you don’t expect to see an A- …
  • AMH has big plans for Trevor Ncube’s show 21 Jul 2019 06:42 BY OUR STAFF ALPHA Media Holdings (AMH) intends to make its latest conversation series anchored by veteran journalist and businessman Trevor Ncube a permanent feature after an overwhelming response to the debut show. Last Wednesday AMH  launched the new …
  • Fascinating Ganga Choti becomes famous tourist destination 21 Jul 2019 06:39 Fascinating Ganga Choti becomes famous tourist destination GANGA CHOTI: The thrilling sense of reaching a less discovered sensational 9987-foot Ganga Choti in Bagh is creating unending enthusiasm among large number of tourists who find it one of the most …
  • What are Obaseki’s sins? 21 Jul 2019 06:35     By Paul Useni He never left any one in doubt about his ability to deliver when he assumed the mantle of leadership as governor of Edo State on November 12, 2016, after a campaign which saw his immediate predecessor in office, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, …
  • Swimmer identified who died in Cape Fear River on Friday 21 Jul 2019 06:32 By Jason O. Boyd, WRAL.com digital reporter Officials in Harnett County have identified the man who died after he went missing while swimming with a group of people Friday in the Cape Fear River. Harnett County Sheriff's Office Maj. Aaron Meredith …
  • Margrethe Vestager scares the tech giants. If we leave the EU, we’ll miss her 21 Jul 2019 06:29 The greatest economic threat facing Europe is of falling hopelessly behind the US and China in adopting the next generation of technology. That is the view of many across Europe’s industrial and financial sectors who watch with wonder the proxy battle …
  • As the controversy mounts, Facebook still seems to click 21 Jul 2019 06:29 Facebook is expected to report its second most profitable quarter ever on Wednesday, even in the wake of a $5bn (£4bn) fine and an unprecedented level of scrutiny over its plans to launch a new global currency. While regulatory struggles and digital money …
  • Weeding, writing and arithmetic… why green fingers are good for our children 21 Jul 2019 06:29 From the water vole to the Scottish wildcat, the dwindling numbers of Britain’s most at-risk animals are well documented. But now the alarm bell is sounding over a rather more overlooked endangered species: green-fingered children. Young people are so …
  • Government telecoms review to soft-pedal on Huawei 21 Jul 2019 06:28 A long-awaited government review will fudge taking a critical decision on controversial Chinese technology company Huawei being allowed to build 5G networks in the UK. Industry sources said the move means the company, which is already building networks for …
  • Former barmaid hosts 90th birthday fundraiser for children with cancer 21 Jul 2019 06:26 A former barmaid and mill worker marked a milestone birthday in a selfless fashion by raising hundreds of pounds for charity. Joyce Hudson enjoyed a 90th birthday party at Rishton Conservative Club and was joined by more than 100 guests, including members …
  • Minneapolis official wants to get ahead of police use of facial recognition 21 Jul 2019 06:20 A Minneapolis council member, citing concerns about privacy and civil liberties, plans to push for tight regulations on any future use of facial recognition technology by the city’s police. Department officials insist they are years away from adopting a …
  • Lottery studying chances for online sales 21 Jul 2019 06:14 INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosiers might someday be able to purchase a Powerball ticket from their phone or play an interactive lottery game at their desk. Hoosier Lottery officials are tiptoeing toward the possibility while other area states – Illinois, Michigan and …
  • Colorado Springs area literary events starting July 21 21 Jul 2019 06:05 Lizabeth Duckworth — Author of “Poker Alice Tubbs, the Straight Story,” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 1, Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second St., Monument; 481-2655, coveredtreasures.com. Bear Creek Nature Center Story Time — Birds — 10:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday, …
  • Edmonds School Board primary election candidate forum set for July 24 at Lynnwood Library 21 Jul 2019 06:02 With two Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions drawing multiple candidates, voters have some homework to do prior to the Aug. 6 primary election. To help you in your decision-making, the digital news network of My Edmonds News, Lynnwood …
  • Martha’s, London: ‘Nearly very special’ – restaurant review 21 Jul 2019 05:59 Martha’s, 56 Wardour Street, London W1D 4JG (020 3982 8377). Starters £7.50-£12; main courses £10-£28; wines from £26 If Martha was a friend of mine, I’d be begging her to get her shit together. I’d be telling her she has buckets of potential, but that it …
  • Trailer for cinema adaptation united the internet in revulsion, but has it unwittingly hit upon something? 21 Jul 2019 05:55 Cats rule the internet. Not since ancient Egypt have feline gods held such sway and, given how many desperate office workers have been rescued by their online antics, it should come as no surprise to learn that if there’s one topic capable of distracting …
  • I walked on the moon in VR at Comic Con, 50 years after the real thing - CNET 21 Jul 2019 05:53 Noitom, a VR company, created a moon landing experience at Comic Con.On July 20, 1969, the United States went to the moon. Fifty years later, to the day, I did this moon landing virtual reality thing at San Diego Comic Con. Which feat is more impressive? I …
  • DeadZed review: Zombie shooter game with good gr... 21 Jul 2019 05:51 The plot of the game is similar to most zombie games and movies. Agencies In later levels, zombie numbers increase and they move faster. DeadZed Free for Android DeadZed by Not Doppler Studios is a first-person zombie shooter. The storyline is similar to …
  • I’m not fighting with my partner, Yewande – Omobola (Oshisko Twins) 21 Jul 2019 05:39 Tofarati Ige The duo of Omobolanle Adigun, and Yewande Oyedele, aka Wande Crown, who make up the group, Oshisko Twins, endeared themselves to many with their unique style of comedy. However, some have also accused them of being monotonous. Speaking on …
  • It’s unfair to say Nigerian music corrupting young minds – Latoya 21 Jul 2019 05:39 Tofarati Ige Budding artiste, Lateef Adedapo, aka Latoya, is not happy that some people claim music by Nigerian artistes corrupt the minds of young ones. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, he said, “It would be unfair to say that those who work day and night to …
  • It’s not true reality show stars don’t have long careers – Okeimute (Project Fame) 21 Jul 2019 05:39 Tofarati Ige The winner of the ninth season of Project Fame, Okeimute Ighoroje, doesn’t agree with those who posit that music reality show winners rarely have long and flourishing careers. She told Sunday Scoop, “I wouldn’t put it that way; I believe it …
  • I was inspired by Black Panther to write Kesari – Itele 21 Jul 2019 05:38 Tofarati Ige Actor and movie producer, Ibrahim Yekini, popularly known as Itele, is currently basking in the euphoria that his latest movie, Kesari, has generated. Speaking with Sunday Scoop on what inspired the movie, he said, “I was inspired by the …
  • 97 per cent of Nollywood movies don’t make profit– Lancelot Imaseun 21 Jul 2019 05:38 Tofarati Ige Popular director and filmmaker, Lancelot Imaseun, has made a shocking revelation. According to him, 97 per cent of Nollywood movies don’t turn a profit. Speaking on the state of the industry with Sunday Scoop during the week, Imaseun said, “I …
  • Mercy Aigbe is back in my house –Lanre Gentry 21 Jul 2019 05:38 •Actress denies claim Tofarati Ige Yhe estranged husband of popular actress, Mercy Aigbe, Lanre Gentry, claims that she has returned to his house. In an exclusive chat with Sunday Scoop, Gentry stated that all the issues between him and his wife had been …
  • Countless friends have deserted me since my kidney ailment started – Leo Mezie 21 Jul 2019 05:38 Tofarati Ige Actor, Leo Mezie, has continued to soldier on despite battling with kidney disease. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, the actor stated that it hadn’t been an easy task getting money for his treatment. He said, “We give God the glory. I still go for …