Monthly Archive: December 2017

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Donald Duke And Daughter, Xerona Thrill Audience In Calabar Carnival

By Jonathan Ugbal: Government House Correspondent Former Cross River Governor, Mr. Donald Duke and his daughter Xerona, yesterday thrilled audience at the finale of the Miss Africa beauty pageant which saw Mostwana, Gaseangwe Balopi emerge winner. Xerona had performed the theme song for the event...

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China mall erects giant Trump dog statue

A mall in northern China has installed a larger-than-life canine statue with more than a passing resemblance to US President Donald Trump to welcome the coming Year of the Dog. The giant pooch towers above shoppers in Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, sporting a slick...

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America’s heroes of 2017

Sally Yates Donald Trump’s presidency was a week old. Hillary Clinton was in the woods (literally). Women marched on Washington. Then Trump dropped a bombshellexecutive order immediately banning entry to America from seven majority-Muslim countries, and blocking refugees. Airports erupted in chaos and loved ones were torn apart, before judges intervened. Sally...

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How Bollywood Star Salman Khan marked 52nd birthday

Bollywood’s Bhaijaan Salman Khan, who is currently riding high on the success ofTiger Zinda Hai, turns 52 today. Salman who made his debut in the film industry in Rekha-starrer Bhabie, made his mark with his performance in Maine Pyaar Kiya. The movie became an instant success and continues...

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Woman baffles rescuers as she walks into sea on Christmas Eve

RESCUERS are baffled after a mystery woman was seen wading into a freezing sea at 3am on Christmas Eve – and then vanished. Coastguard officers said they believed the woman, who was spotted by a bystander, entered the water near Sandown Pier on the Isle...

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Prince Harry: Meghan had ‘fantastic’ Christmas with Queen and royals

Prince Harry has said Meghan Markle had a “fantastic” time with the Queen and his family over Christmas. Harry was interviewed about his holiday with his fiancee during his guest-editorship of BBC Radio 4’s Today programme. Asked about what she thought of meeting his relatives, the prince said: “It...

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What to do if you’re too ashamed to go to Confession

While Reconciliation is intended to allow Christ’s victory to overcome sin in our lives, what happens when shame over one’s sins is so great that it keeps people away from the sacrament? The famous Spanish theologian Father José Antonio Fortea discussed this phenomenon, and practical...

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Merry Christmas

From Everyone on The Ask Aunty Grace Team, we want to say a very big THANK YOU for being with us for the last 365 days. No doubt, the journey has been really bumpy like one on the Roller Coaster, but it is good enough...

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Baby born with heart outside body ‘doing well’

A baby born with her heart outside her body has survived after surgery at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester. Vanellope Hope Wilkins, who has no breastbone, was delivered three weeks ago by Caesarean section. She has had three operations to place her heart back in her...

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Donald Trump signs directive to send astronauts back to Moon

US President Donald Trump has directed Nasa to plan a crewed mission to the Moon for the first time since 1972. It will focus on long-term explorations and use of the Moon’s surface, in partnership with the private sector. Mr Trump also said the program...