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    Merkel to receive Four Freedoms Award
    Jan06

    Merkel to receive Four Freedoms Award

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named as this year’s recipient of a prestigious international award. ||| The Hague, Netherlands – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named as this year’s recipient of a prestigious international award, with organisers lauding her “great moral leadership” in Germany and pivotal role...

    Coca-Cola: Soda company blames ad agency for map showing Crimea as part of Russia
    Jan06

    Coca-Cola: Soda company blames ad agency for map showing Crimea as part of Russia

    In a statement on Wednesday, Coca-Cola said: "We, as a company, don't support any political movements. The company has removed the post and apologises for the situation that occurred." U.S. drinks firm Coca-Cola on Wednesday blamed a marketing agency for a map used in an online advertising campaign that showed Crimea to be part of...

    Nigeria, four others end United Nations Security Council tenure
    Jan06

    Nigeria, four others end United Nations Security Council tenure

    The United Nations Security Council’s five non-permanent members including Nigeria, have ended their two year tenure in 2015. They will be replaced by Egypt, Japan, Ukraine, Uruguay and Senegal for the next two years up to 2017. Nigeria served as non-permanent member of the Security Council for the years 2013 to 2015, thus listing the The...

    Airline ‘bans checked bags on flights’
    Jan05

    Airline ‘bans checked bags on flights’

    Malaysia Airlines temporarily banned checked-in baggage on its flights from Kuala Lumpur to Europe due to strong headwinds. ||| Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia Airlines on Tuesday temporarily banned checked-in baggage and limited the weight of cabin bags on its flights from Kuala Lumpur to Europe due to strong headwinds.Starting late Tuesday...

    Bellingcat: New evidence against Russian soldiers on MH17
    Jan05

    Bellingcat: New evidence against Russian soldiers on MH17

    Dutch prosecutors are to look at fresh evidence on the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine found by citizen journalist platform Bellingcat. Eliot Higgins explains why Bellingcat believes Russian soldiers were involved. …read more Source:...

    Bellingcat: Evidence against Russian soldiers
    Jan05

    Bellingcat: Evidence against Russian soldiers

    Dutch prosecutors are to look at fresh evidence on the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine found by citizen journalist platform Bellingcat. Eliot Higgins explains why Bellingcat believes Russian soldiers were involved. …read more Source:...

    Brown Ideye: Wife of Super Eagles striker still sticking with him despite claims of love children
    Jan05

    Brown Ideye: Wife of Super Eagles striker still sticking with him despite claims of love children

    The woman called Alex through a series of Instagram posts, has been accusing Ideye of fathering her son and daughter Wife of Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye is standing behind her husband despite claims that he fathered two children in Ukraine.The woman called Alex through a series of Instagram posts, has been accusing Ideye of fathering her son...

    Williams out of Hopman opener with swollen knee
    Jan04

    Williams out of Hopman opener with swollen knee

    World number one Serena Williams suffered an early season injury setback yesterday as she withdrew from the United States’ opening Hopman Cup tie with inflammation in her knee. Her withdrawal helped the Ukraine pairing of Elina Svitolina and Alexandr Dolgopolov record a 2-1 round robin opening win over the US in the mixed teams tournament....

    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie
    Jan04

    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie

    "I'm disappointed to not take the court in Perth today," Williams said in a news release. World number one Serena Williams was ruled out of her opening match at the Hopman Cup mixed team event in Perth on Monday because of inflammation of the knee, organisers said.The 34-year-old was scheduled to play her first official match since...

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua
    Jan04

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua

    After an eight month absence, Nigerian ‘Prophet’ T.B. Joshua returned to his Lagos-based church, The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), on Sunday 3rd January 2016 with more prophetic revelations concerning Africa. Speaking on the Nigerian political scene, Joshua declared that a minority partywould soon rise to significance. “One of...

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