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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ACKNOWLEDGES OMOTOLA

Omo Sexy acknowledged by Amnesty International

News Story by Mahammed Taiwo The global human right organization, Amnesty International had in a letter signed by the Secretary General of Amnesty International, Salil Shetti expressed immense gratitude to Omotola for her good works in Africa and around the world. Amnesty International described the Nigerian Star Actress, ‘Omosexy’ as she is sometimes called as a staunch advocate for Amnesty ...

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ELECTRONIC DEVICES POSE NO THREAT TO FLIGHTS – EASA

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EASA allows European airlines to permit use of mobile phones following the aircraft landing. Airlines can also allow the use of portable electronic devices (PEDs) throughout the flight, after a safety assessment process. As a result, passengers will be able to use their PEDs just like in any other mode of transport throughout the trip. The new guidance allows airlines to ...

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MEET THE FOUR POTENTIAL UNITED STATES PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES, 2016.

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Paul Ryan Profile Paul Ryan, Economist and Political scientist, has represented Wisconsin in the U.S. House since 1999 and currently serves as the House Budget Committee chairman. In 2012, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney tapped Ryan to be his running mate.

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POPE FRANCIS BARES HIS PLANS TO REFORM THE CHURCH, ‘I prefer a church which is bruised, hurting and dirty’

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Pope Francis yesterday (Tuesday) unveils his mission statement and how intends to transform the church, according to him to make the papacy reflect better what Jesus intended and what the church needs today. In the 85 paged address, which the Vatican Spokesman, Rev. Federico Lombardi has confirmed that the Pope personally wrote, the Pope hinted that some of the church’s ...

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JUSTIN BIEBER CAUGHT STEALING BICYCLE BY A CCTV CAMERA

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A CCTV camera in The Palms Casino Resort, Les Vegas has caught Justin Bieber taking and riding a bicycle that was not his without the owner’s permission and getting rounded up by security agents.

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POPE FRANCIS TO RECEIVE PRESIDENT PUTIN AS PUTIN DIVORCES HIS WIFE

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A meeting of the Papal of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis and the Russian Patriarch, President Vladimir Putin, representing the Russian Orthodox Church has been scheduled to hold on the 25th of November, even as Mr. Putin announces his divorce with his wife, Lyudmila Shkrebneva.Putin, following the footsteps of his predecessors and in continuation of his usual practice would ...

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SCIENCE: WHY IS THE ATMOSPHERE IN MARS DIFFERENT FROM THE EARTH’S?

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The India, and the United States have launched two satellites to journey to Mars for some science discoveries. Following the successful launching of Chandrayaan – 1 moon probe by India between 2008 and 2009, which discovered the presence of water molecules in the lunar soil, the country has again on November 5th launched another spacecraft. The Mars Obiter Mission is ...

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UN: UNESCO SANCTIONS UNITED STATES AND ISRAEL OVER PALESTINE MEMBERSHIP

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UN’s (United Nations’) arm, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) which is saddled with the responsibility of among others supporting Press Freedom, designating World’s Heritage Sites and promoting Education globally has sanctioned the United States, Israel and some others over refusal to make financial contributions to the UN body, UNESCO, since over two years. The United States ...

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THE CHEAPEST AND THE MOST EFFECTIVE LIFE-SAVER EVER IS BREASTFEEDING – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) in a press release the 1st of August 2013 in New York United States of America stated that less than half of all children under six months of age-old are benefitting from exclusive breastfeeding and thus made a clarion call for strong leadership in promoting the practice as it is beneficial to both the ...

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CHEVRON DRAGGED TO COURT OVER REFINERY FIRE IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

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One of the biggest oil and gas company in the world, Chevron Corporation was on 2nd August sued at Contra Coasta Superior Court for damages caused to over fifteen thousand people last year as an attempt at negotiation proved abortive. The suit which was brought by Richmond City Officials was meant according to the counsel for the plaintiff, Frank Pitre, ...

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