Day: May 13, 2018

Aishwarya, Jaya, Sharmila, Hema on Maintaining Work-life Balance after Turning Mother

May 13, 2018

Jaya Bhaduri was a superstar when in 1973 she gave it up — for marriage and babies. However, Sharmila Tagore chose to continue with her career after marriage and motherhood. “It is a piece of cake. In fact, I entered one of the most productive phase of my career after marriage. I was shooting for […]

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Liverpool vs Brighton : How Salah Steered Liverpool into Champions League

May 13, 2018

Liverpool vs Brighton: Liverpool warmed-up for the Champions League final in style by ensuring they are back in the competition next season as Mohamed Salah set a new Premier League record of 32 goals in a 4-0 thrashing of Brighton on Sunday. Victory for Liverpool meant it didn’t matter what fifth-placed Chelsea did at Newcastle, […]

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Okonjo-Iweala Denies Calling Amaechi, Fashola Scavengers

May 13, 2018

Former Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has slammed those she termed “mischief-makers” for “putting words” in her mouth, saying she described former governors Rotimi Amaechi and Raji Fashola, now ministers, as scavengers. Okonjo-Iweala, who was also a former minister of finance during the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, was reacting to reports […]

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There Goes Arsène Wenger

May 13, 2018

After all that, after that long, winding valedictory tour, after a month in which every milestone was recorded and every moment was a memory, there was no chance to say a final goodbye. The last shot of Arsène Wenger, Arsenal manager, was not of him basking, one last time, in the adulation of his club’s […]

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Barcelona Dream of Unbeaten League Season Ended in 37th Match as Levante Cling on to Win 5-4

May 13, 2018

Barcelona’s hopes of an unbeaten LaLiga campaign were ended in their penultimate game as they lost 5-4 at Levante. The champions had gone 36 games unbeaten but trailed 5-1 after 56 minutes and their dramatic fightback came up short. Emmanuel Boateng’s hat-trick and Enis Bardhi’s brace put lowly Levante in charge, and despite Philippe Coutinho […]

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Sudanese Government Arrests Woman who Allegedly Killed Nigerian Diplomat

May 13, 2018

The Sudanese government yesterday announced the arrest of a woman accused of killing an Immigration Attaché at the Nigerian embassy in Khartoum. It could also be recalled that the Nigerian government condemned the assassination of its national immigration officer in Khartoum and said they would work with Khartoum to arrest the culprit. However, a very […]

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Pakistan Allows Pashtun Rally in Karachi after Dillydallying, Intimidation

May 13, 2018

A number of activists who supported the rally, including a professor at the University of Karachi, have gone missing. The Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) was allowed to hold a rally in Karachi on Sunday after the Pakistani government initially changed the venue and denied boarding to the group’s leader who was going for the event […]

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Obasanjo Under Fire for Campaigning Against Buhari

May 13, 2018

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has come under attack from a section of his kinsmen, under the aegis of Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, for campaigning against President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general election. In a strongly worded statement signed by its General Secretary, Akin Malaolu, on Friday, the group said Obasanjo was trying to […]

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APC Imo Congress: Okorocha Accuses Odigie-Oyegun, Izunaso of Fraud

May 13, 2018

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha Sunday took a swipe at the All Progressives Congress (APC), National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, and National Organising Secretary, Senator Osita Izunaso, accusing the duo and other top hierarchy of the party of conspiracy and engaging in fraudulent activities in the just concluded ward and local government congresses. […]

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Family of IS-inspired suicide bombers attack Indonesian churches, at least 13 dead

May 13, 2018

A family of six launched suicide attacks on Christians attending Sunday services at three churches in Indonesia’s second-largest city of Surabaya, killing at least 13 people and wounding 40, officials said. Indonesia, the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, has seen a recent resurgence in homegrown militancy and police said the family who carried out Sunday’s attacks […]

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Fayose To Fayemi: Don’t Celebrate Yet

May 13, 2018

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose on Sunday told his predecessor and current Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr.Kayode Fayemi not to celebrate yet, describing Fayemi’s victory, at the rescheduled governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress held on Saturday, pyrrhic. Fayose thanked the APC delegates that picked Fayemi for doing him great favour, saying […]

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Nawaz chided by Imran, Nisar for Statement on Mumbai Attacks

May 13, 2018

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan accused former prime minister Nawaz Sharif of speaking “Narendar Modi’s language” against Pakistan. Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Imran chided Nawaz for comments he made in an interview to a local newspaper. Imran claimed that Sharif was collaborating with the enemies of Pakistan to enslave his nation for personal […]

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US Diplomat’s Bid to Fly Out of Pakistan Foiled

May 13, 2018

US defe­nce attaché Col Joseph Hall involved in a fatal road accident was on Saturday stopped from flying out on an American military aircraft by the Federal Inves­tigation Agency (FIA). Col Hall had reached Nur Khan Air Base for boarding the aircraft that had come to take him but was not allowed to leave, an […]

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Mother’s Day 2018: Virat Kohli Wishes The ‘REAL Superheroes’ With A Heartwarming Tweet

May 13, 2018

As the whole world celebrates Mother’s Day 2018, the Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli sent out a heartwarming tribute on social media for all the mothers. Mother’s Day is celebrated in the honour of mothers all over the world on the second Sunday of May. Everyone has their own way to celebrate this special […]

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