Thursday, 10 April 2014

World's oldest barmaid is celebrating her 100th birthday

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Dolly Saville, from Buckinghamshire (right), has been a barmaid for 74 years. She started work at The Red Lion at the age of 26, in 1940 (left).

The Indian conjoined twins

The Indian conjoined twins who are worshipped as a divine incarnation and say they NEVER want to be separated

The pair were born in a tiny village near Raipur in central India and share two legs and four arms and work in tandem to get around. The duo have stunned doctors with their ability to wash, dress and feed themselves - and say they are determined never to be parted.


Husband whose wife was planning to divorce him beat her to death with a hammer

David Connaughton, 60, killed his wife Julie, 57, at their home in Chesterfield, Derbyshire last August before taking his own life, a coroner has found

A jilted husband bludgeoned his wife to death with a hammer before stabbing himself 28 times, a coroner has heard.

High-profile Irish Republican charged with 29 murders in connection with Omagh bombing

Charged: Seamus Daly has been charged with the murder of 29 people, in connection with the Omagh bombing of August 1998

High-profile republican Seamus Daly has been charged with murdering 29 people in the Real IRA Omagh bombing of 1998, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said.

Banks in Nigeria Expose Female Bankers To Prostitution By Giving Them Unrealisable Targets

Mrs Felicia Sani, a delegate at the on-going National Conference, has condemned what she called the exposure of female bankers to prostitution through unrealisable target set for them by their employers. She said such a trend which has had a great impact on socio-economic relationships should be discouraged.

Woman caught stealing baby through window in Ogun state Nigeria

31year old Blessing Aransiola (pictured) was caught in the early hours of this morning April 10th allegedly trying to steal a 1 year old girl, Oreoluwa Adanri, from her parents home at Ademola Coker Street, Alagbole, Ogun State, PM News reports.

Brazilian woman is mugged on live TV - during an interview about high crime rate

Three-year-old Australian girl is snatched from her own bedroom by intruder

Missing: Chloe Campbell, 3

Australian police were today engaged in a desperate search for a three-year-old girl who they believe was snatched from her family home in remote southeast Queensland overnight. 

70 jobs created in Dublin

Almost 70 new jobs are on the way to Dublin, it was announced today.

FG Approves Anti Smoking Bill Which Recommends 6 Months Imprisonment Or N50,000 Fine For Smoking In Public Places


The city of Lagos has already proposed a law criminalizing smoking in public places.

As if taking a cue, the Federal  Federal Executive Council on Wednesday 9th of April approved a draft of the National Tobacco Control Bill 2004 that will be sent to the National Assembly as an Executive Bill for promulgation into law.

Innocent Student Beaten To Death For Dumping Refuse On Approved Site in Nigeria

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A 17-year-old boy has died after being beaten up with sticks by men of the Enugu State Waste Management Agency.

“Nigerian Men In America Pls STOP Killing Your Wives , Go Back To School” – US-Based Nurse Speaks

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Man who killed doctor wife recently

“Why We Chose Sex After Marriage” – Pastor Adeboye’s Son & Wife

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This is an interesting post-wedding interview granted by the son of RCCG GO, Leke Adeboye and his wife Titilope.
The couple talked on how they avoided the usual temptation that everyone in courtship faces and many other issues.
Interview excerpt:

Another Delegate Slumps During Nigeria National Conference

A female delegate, Ezenwa Ifeanyinwa, on Wednesday slumped at the National Conference, shortly after the resumption of the afternoon session Premium Times reports.

14-Year Old Nigerian Bride Poisons Husband, 3 Others Because She Was Forced To Marry Him

A 14-year old bride, Wasila Umaru has allegedly killed her 35 year-old groom, Umaru Sani and three other persons in Kano with a rat poison which she poured in their meal. Her husband and three of his friends were said to have eaten the poisonous food without suspecting anything. 

Nigerian Police Prevent Graduate From Committing Suicide Because He Was Tired He Had No Job

An engineering graduate of Ekiti State University, Mr. Sunday Omotayo, yesterday was prevented from committing suicide by Akwa Ibom State police men. According to them, Omotayo ran towards prison officials who were fully armed and asked them to shoot him or allow him to rot inside the prison because he has been looking for a job since he graduated 10years ago.

Mother And Two Others Jailed For Beating Boy, Then Posting Video On Facebook

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A boy’s mother and two others were all arraigned Tuesday, in Flint, Mich., on child abuse charges for the beating of her 11-year-old son that was captured on video and posted to Facebook, according to NBC News.

Nursing Home Sued After Hiring Male Strippers For Residents

Attorney Howard Fensterman, representing the East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, points to a newspaper article about the nursing home during a news conference, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. in West Babylon, N.Y. The nursing home hired a male exotic dancer to perform for its patients, according to a lawsuit filed by facility resident Bernice Youngblood in State Supreme Court in Suffolk County. Fensterman acknowledged the home hired the dancer, but said that Youngblood's attendance was voluntary. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

The family of 86-year-old Bernice Youngblood is suing East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after the elderly woman was allegedly forced to engage with a male stripper during an activity sanctioned by the facility, reports CNN.

Chinese mother cut son's fingers with a meat cleaver after her husband said she should help the boy with his homework

Agony: The son was brought screaming into a Shanghai hospital after having three of his fingers chopped off (pictured) - but lucky his father had saved them and surgeons were able to sew them back on

A Chinese woman has been arrested after she allegedly tried to lop off her son's hand with a meat cleaver during a furious row with her husband at the family home in Shanghai.

How did two WWI artillery shells get through Heathrow?


Airport security chiefs at Heathrow have been criticised after the munitions hidden in suitcases made it through the scanners.

Couple who fell in love during WWII, were married for SEVENTY years and died just a week apart


Bert and Mary Barnsley, both aged 93, have been laid to rest together at Holy Trinity Church in Cradley Heath, West Midlands, where they married 70 years earlier.

Raunchy photoshoot 'drove jealous US multi-millionaire husband to offer hitman $80,000 to murder wife


Monica Olsen (pictured), 32, gave up her catwalk career to marry the former waste disposal magnate turned vitamin tycoon Dino Guglielmelli (inset) in 2003.

Irish priest's incredible surprise rendition of hit song during couple's wedding leaves the bride in tears

Father Ray Kelly sang Hallelujah at the wedding of Chris and Leah O'Kane

Father Ray Kelly stunned newlyweds Leah and Chris O'Kane with a surprise note perfect version of the Leonard Cohen hit Hallelujah during their ceremony in Meath, Ireland.

'My father kept a secret second family all my life'

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Beth Kavanagh (above left pictured with her mother), 21, from Blyth, Northumberland, discovered the shocking truth after meeting her half brother on Facebook.

Horror as British boy is tied up and forced to watch his father die


Edgar Dart, 56, (bottom left) originally from Devon, was gunned down in front of his family when he tried to remonstrate with three masked and gun-toting intruders in Grand Bahama.