Sunday, 9 August 2015



Afghan female medical students during their exam at Paktia University in Afghanistan...

Heavy rainfall destroys bridge in Nigeria

The heavy rainfall in Sokoto this morning resulted in near collapse of the Danmarke Bridge. The road is the only link between Sokoto, Zamfara and Kebbi

Annie Lennox's daughter in kayaking accident

Annie Lennox's daughter Tali in kayaking accident and boyfriend Ian Jones is missing

Annie Lennox's daughter escaped a kayaking accident alive but her boyfriend is still missing.

20 care centres facing closure

Twenty care centres across the country face closure, affecting hundreds of people with intellectual disabilities.
The Sunday Business Post reports that health watchdog Hiqa has issued 20 HSE-run care homes with notices to cancel or refuse applications for registration unless they make drastic improvements or immediate changes.

Taxi gets wedged on top of parked car on quiet road notorious for crashes

It is believed the cab collided with a Peugeot 206 and ended up on top of a parked car on a quiet street in Oldham, Greater Manchester

South African Pastor Who Asked Members To Eat Snake Weds!!!!

 Prophet Penuel Tshepo, 24, of the End Time Disciples Ministries in South Africa has tied the knot. Penuel got married to the lady he had been seeing for some time.

Hilarious resignation letter...

Brazilian anti-corruption radio DJ shot dead live on air

 Brazilian radio DJ Gleydson Carvalho (pictured above) was gunned down in a studio as he broadcast live yesterday. Two gunman burst into Radio Liberdade FM in Camocin, in north east Brazil, overpowered a receptionist and an engineer and stormed into the studio where Gleydson was talking to his listeners and shot him five times, three times in the head and twice in the chest. The killers left in a motorbike.

Man mistakenly calls 911 while robbing a home

Man mistakenly calls 911 while robbing a home

Authorities say a man planning a burglary inadvertently dialed 911, allowing dispatchers to listen in on his conversation. Somerset County prosecutors say Branchburg police received the errant call on July 27, but were unsure of the caller's location. They learned that the phone number had recently been assigned to 42-year-old Scott Esser.

Mom who abandoned her one-day-old son is arrested

The mother of a newborn baby who was abandoned in a stroller on a Los Angeles street has been arrested.
Belen Ramirez, 20, of Long Beach was arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of a felony count of child endangerment, police said.

The one-day-old boy's umbilical cord was still attached when a passerby found him in stroller near a church Tuesday afternoon, not far from the University of Southern California. 

British woman to die of controversial £8,000 curve enhancement?

Is Jane Kiiza the first British woman to die of £8k curve enhancement?

Jane Kiiza, from north London, died following an increasingly popular 'curve enhancing' cosmetic operation known as a Brazilian lift.

Jose Mourinho called his female medic 'naive' for entering pitch to treat Chelsea player

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho hits out at his 'naive' medical team

Jose Mourinho has hit out at his medical team for going on to the pitch without knowing the extent of an injury to Eden Hazard, accusing his staff of potentially costing Chelsea a late goal.

Former soldier Paul Jagger was best man at wedding of colleague who killed his wife and two children

Great British Bake Off's Paul Jagger was best man of colleague who killed wife and

One of the stars of the new series of the Great British Bake Off is shouldering a secret heartache.
Paul Jagger, 49, was devastated when his close friend and keen cook, Anthony Smith, killed himself after shooting his wife and two children in an incident which shocked Surrey’s stockbroker belt 14 years ago.