Monthly Archive: September 2018

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Plane crashes into sea but all on-board survive

A passenger plane has crashed into the sea after missing the runway of a tiny Pacific island – with everyone on-board surviving. The Boeing 737-800 plane was attempting to land at Chuuk Airport on the remote island of Weno in Micronesia but ditched in a...

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Cameroon separatists free 100 prison inmates before election

Separatist militants raided a prison in northwestern Cameroon and freed about 100 inmates, the government and separatists said on Thursday, as the rebels vowed to block next month’s presidential election in English-speaking regions. President Paul Biya is expected to easily extend his 36-year rule in...

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Nigerian NGO Adopts Fulani Community for Social Intervention

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Centre for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI), has expressed determination to use strategic communication to improve community behaviour change . The Executive Director, Mrs Babafunke Fagbemi, made the pledge in Abuja as the NGO celebrated its 10 years of inspiring change...

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Kenyan court lifts ban on lesbian love film

Kenya on Friday overturned a ban on Rafiki, a film about a lesbian love affair and the first ever movie from the country to be shown at the Cannes film festival. Director Wanuri Kahiu brought the court action after the Kenya Film Classification Board banned...

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Danger remains even as Hurricane Florence flood waters recede

  Nearly all rivers and waterways in North and South Carolina will crest Sunday, but most will remain at dangerous flood levels for days to come, the U.S. National Weather Service warned, more than a week after the arrival of Hurricane Florence, which has killed...

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Today’s Joke

A man invites a friend to watch his prize duck hunting dog at work. They approach the first pond, the dog runs ahead into the brush. He comes back and waves his tail once. The owner tells his friend that this means there is one...

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Health Tip: 13 Keto Pumpkin Dessert Recipes for Fall

Pumpkin spice lattes from Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts might be out of the picture for keto lovers this fall. But plenty of other options can give followers of the high-fat, low-carb diet their annual pumpkin fix. With about 8 grams of carbs per cup, pumpkin is actually considered a low-carb food. The...

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Meet man who has performed 23,000 post-mortems

Forensic pathologist Dr Richard Shepherd has examined evidence in some of the most high-profile and tragic deaths in recent history – the 9/11 attacks, the 7/7 bombings, the deaths of Princess Diana and Stephen Lawrence. It has taken a mental toll. “Two hundred damaged and...

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Over 100 dead after Tanzania ferry sinks on Lake Victoria

  The official death toll rose to 127 after a badly overcrowded ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzanian authorities said Friday, as a second day of rescue efforts raced the setting sun. While bodies were pulled from the water and many people were feared still...