Thursday, 20 November 2014

US Embassy ruins Blessing Okagbare's honeymoon by refusing to give her new husband visa

The US embassy in Abuja has ruined the planned honeymoon of Nigerian Athlete Blessing Okagbare after they refused to grant her new husband, Igho Otegheri, visa to travel to the US with her.

David Mark shuts down National Assembly till November 25th

Senate President, David Mark has ordered the shut down of the National Assembly till Tuesday next week,November 25th, following this morning's chaos in which the Speaker of the House of Reps, Aminu Tambuwal, and other lawmakers were allegedly teargassed and prevented from entering the Assembly complex. Mark announced this moments ago at the Senate plenary session.

Forensic Experts Evacuating The Bodies Of Murdered Miss World Constant & Sister

Forensic experts in Honduras have evacuated the bodies of current Miss Honduras/Miss World contestant, Maria, 19, and that of her sister, Sofia, 23 from a river bank where they were murdered by Sofia’s boyfriend, Plutarco Ruiz, 26 who is now in police custody.  A lot of beauty queens around the world have been mourning the late queen, with the chairman of the Miss World Organisation, Julia Morley sending a word of condolence to her family. Continue below to read the statement and see more photos you wish you never saw of them after the cut and ofcus the face of the criminal, Sofia's boyfriend.

The hyper-real robots that will replace receptionists

Android Asuna was a star attraction at Tokyo Designers' Week showcase earlier this month and she is one of a series of geminoids, as their inventor dubs them, that are ripe for commercialisation.

New 'honour killing' murder shocks India after bride's father allegedly strangles her

The death of Bhavna Yadav (pictured left, and again right with her husband Abhishek Seth), a 21-year-old student from a leading New Dehli University, is the latest of a series of cruel honour killings to have shocked India.

SIX FEET of snow covers North America

Buried: Homes are covered in snow in West Seneca, New York Wednesday after the Buffalo area found itself buried under as much as six feet of snow Wednesday, with another lake-effect storm expected to bring 2 to 3 more feet by late Thursday

The early winter storms and bitter temperatures have already been blamed for seven deaths across three states - including a man in Buffalo, New York, who was found dead in his car, covered in several feet of snow after he crashed into a ditch.

Actor who appeared as Somali pirate in Tom Hanks blockbuster Captain Phillips is jailed

Mohammed Abdi, who had a minor role in the 2013 film, fractured the man's cheekbone by kicking him in the head before bundling him into a car in Rusholme, Manchester, with two accomplices


Pregnant mother-of-three wrote 'I love you' on her children's bodies after she drowned them before jumping to her death


Fiona Anderson, 23, pictured two hours before her death (centre and inset), jumped from a car park in Lowestoft, Suffolk, after killing her three children and putting them in her bed.