Archive for December, 2014

World-famous New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular of Sydney to greet 2015

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World-famous New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular of Sydney to greet 2015

A gigantic beating blue heart encased in a lightbulb throbbed on Sydney’s Harbour Bridge as the city welcomed in the new year. The blue and red symbol was unveiled as the centrepiece of the world-famous New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular as the city erupted in celebrations in its final goodbye […]

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Rocket fired amid fighting between Taleban insurgents and Afghan soldiers

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Rocket fired amid fighting between Taleban insurgents and Afghan soldiers

A rocket fired amid fighting between Taleban insurgents and Afghan soldiers killed at least 26 people at a nearby wedding party Thursday, authorities said, a grim end to a year that saw the end of the 13-year US-led combat mission there. The rocket struck a house in southern Helman province’s […]

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At least 35 people have died in a New Year Eve stampede and 42 injured in Shanghai ,

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At least 35 people have died in a New Year Eve stampede and 42 injured in Shanghai ,

At least 35 people have died in a New Year Eve stampede and 42 injured in Shanghai , Chinese state media reports. The stampede happened during New Year’s celebration on the Bund, a waterfront area in central Shanghai. It was said that masses of crowds in Chen Yi Square on […]

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Photos: Couple Charged With First-Degree Murder After Neglecting Hungry Baby In Car Seat To Die

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Photos: Couple Charged With First-Degree Murder After Neglecting Hungry Baby In Car Seat To Die

A couple, Ruby Stephens, 23, and Roy Stephens, 48, of Indiana have been charged with first-degree murder for neglecting their 22-day-old baby to die of hunger while strapped in her car seat at the back of their car while they went in to eat at a Florida restaurant. The mother […]

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University of Liverpool Women’s Rugby League team strip n*de for a charity calendar to raise money

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University of Liverpool Women’s Rugby League team  strip n*de for a charity calendar to raise money

The University of Liverpool Women’s Rugby League team are the latest group of women to strip n*de for a charity calendar to raise money for 6-year old Jack Johnson who is down with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). The team, who have also been struggling to find enough cash to pay […]

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Wealthy Chinese businessman has been jailed for 13 years For Buying And Killing Tigers To Eat

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Wealthy Chinese businessman has been jailed for 13 years For Buying And Killing Tigers To Eat

A wealthy Chinese businessman has been jailed for 13 years for hiring poachers to kill three tigers so he could eat their penises and drink their blood. Xi Pat had ‘a special hobby of grilling tiger bones, boning tiger paws, storing tiger penis, eating tiger meat and drinking tiger blood […]

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88-Year Old Man Becomes Tunisia’s President

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88-Year Old Man Becomes Tunisia’s President

Beji Caid Essebsi, 88, is the new Tunisian president. Essebsi was sworn in today as Tunisia’s first freely elected president. He was the speaker of parliament under President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali in 2011. He pledged to work towards national reconciliation shortly after taking his oath of office.

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Mother of the transgender teen who killed herself wrote on Facebook

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Mother of the transgender teen who killed herself wrote on Facebook

17 year old Leelah (Josh) Alcorn committed suicide on Sunday December 28th by walking in front of a tractor trailer and left a suicide note before he died. But when her mum reacted to her death on Facebook, she wrote something that many folks in the gay/transgender world are very […]

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Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan remarried in secret to a former BBC weather girl

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Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan remarried in secret to a former BBC weather girl

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has remarried in secret to a former BBC weather girl, according to reports in Pakistan. The 62-year-old is believed to have tied the knot at the weekend with Pakistani news anchor Reham Khan, 41, who is a divorced mother-of-three. She lived in Britain for part of her […]

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Indonesian search officials have now found AirAsia flight upside down at the bottom of the sea

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Indonesian search officials have now found  AirAsia flight upside down at the bottom of the sea

Indonesian search officials have now confirmed they have located the fuselage of AirAsia flight 8501 on sonar radar, upside down on the sea floor, not far from where three of the bodies from the doomed AirAsia flight were found holding hands when discovered floating in the Java Sea. Officials from […]

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Text of the New Year message to Nigerians by Bola Tinubu

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Text of the New Year message to Nigerians by Bola Tinubu

Text of the New Year message to Nigerians by the National Leader of the APC, Bola Tinubu… As we enter a New Year today, it is all too easy to give in to despair and despondency at the current state of Nigeria. The gap between our tremendous potentials as a […]

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Prof. Yemi Osibajo says it is only Nigerians who love hunger that will return the present administration into office in 2015

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Prof. Yemi Osibajo says it is only Nigerians who love hunger that will return the present administration into office in 2015

Vice Presidential Candidate of the APC, Prof. Yemi Osibajo says it is only Nigerians who love hunger that will return the present administration into office in 2015. He said this at a town hall meeting for artisans, tradesmen and farmers organised by the Lagos state government at the state secretariat […]

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British/Nigerian model and 2014 Miss Black Africa UK winner Jacqueline Ilumoka and other queens release 2015 charity calendar

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British/Nigerian model and 2014 Miss Black Africa UK winner Jacqueline Ilumoka and other queens release 2015 charity calendar

British/Nigerian model and 2014 Miss Black Africa UK winner Jacqueline Ilumoka (pictured left) alongside other finalists of the 2014 Miss Black Africa UK have released stunning 2015 charity calendar to raise money for handicapped children in Africa.

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Khloe Kardashian looked stunning in a little black sequined dress as she hosted a pre-New Year’s Eve party

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Khloe Kardashian looked stunning in a little black sequined dress as she hosted a pre-New Year’s Eve party

Khloe Kardashian looked stunning in a little black sequined dress as she hosted a pre-New Year’s Eve party at 1OAK Nightclub inside the Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Tuesday Dec. 30th.

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Actress Joan Collins honored by Queen Elizabeth II

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Actress Joan Collins  honored by Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II meeting with actress Joan Collins earlier this year. Photo / Getty Images The diva of Dynasty is now a dame. Joan Collins, who played scheming, shoulder pad-wearing Alexis Carrington in the hit 1980s TV show, was made the female equivalent of a knight in Queen Elizabeth II’s […]

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