Greece Shaken By 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook Greece just after noon on Wednesday, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The temblor struck around 13.6 miles west-northwest of Larissa, Greece, the capitol of the country’s Thessaly region along the coast of the Aegean Sea. It was felt as far away as the capitals of neighboring Albania, North Macedonia,…

Us to Sanction 7 Officials over Nalvany’s Poisoning

The Biden administration on Tuesday announced sanctions on several Russian officials and businesses in response to the poisoning and imprisonment of opposition leader Alexei Navalny. “We’re exercising our authorities to send a clear signal that Russia’s use of chemical weapons and violation of its international human rights commitments have severe consequences,” a senior administration official…

World’s Most Expensive Pigeon Sold for N730 Million 

By Henry Iheanacho A Belgian racing pigeon simply known as New Kim has been auctioned for 1.6 million euros (N730m). A wealthy Chinese pigeon racing fan and collector bought the two-year-old bird at an auction that ended on Sunday, 15th November, The Indian Express reports. Pascal Bodengien, Head of the Belgian pigeon federation, told The…

US Announces New ‘First-of-its-Kind’ Visa Ban

By Thandiubani The United States of America has announced what has been described as first-of-its-kind visa ban.  A first-of-its-kind visa restriction has been introduced by the United States. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, disclosed this on Tuesday. The ban was described as “first-of-its-kind”. A State Department’s statement said it would affect wildlife and timber traffickers….

6 Common Foods Banned In Countries Around The World

By Akinwale Akinyoade  24 July 2020. There are several foods that are highly consumed in one part of the world but banned in others. There could be a number of reasons responsible for the ban ranging from ethical, cultural, personal preference, health, environmental or social reasons. This Week’s Tutorial on Number System   Listed in…

Russian Nurse Who Went Viral for Wearing only Lingerie Under a see-through Protective Gown in Male Coronavirus Ward Becomes a TV Weather Presenter (Photos)

  A Russian nurse who went viral for wearing only lingerie under a see-through protective gown in a male coronavirus ward has become a TV weather presenter. Nadia Zhukova, 23, was pictured in a transparent PPE as she gave patients their medicine back in May. She was initially disciplined for ‘non-compliance with the requirements for…