Just a Few Seconds Saved me from Ethiopian Plane Crash – Passanger

A Greek man, Antonis Mavropoulos, escaped Sunday’s plane crash involving an Ethiopian Airline flight, YEN.com.gh has gathered because he came late by a few seconds. Narrating what happened in a Facebook post titled my My Lucky Day, Mavropoulos stated that he had struggled to get to the plane but reached there seconds late and was […]

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How Britain stole $45 trillion from India And lied about it.

There is a story that is commonly told in Britain that the colonisation of India – as horrible as it may have been – was not of any major economic benefit to Britain itself. If anything, the administration of India was a cost to Britain. So the fact that the empire was sustained for so […]

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TOGO: Violent Protests Leave Four Dead Ahead of Dec. 20 Parliamentary Elections

Deadly protests violence in Togo hit the country ahead of contested parliamentary elections on 20 December, Amnesty International said today, as it urged the authorities to properly investigate and sanction all those responsible of a series of deaths which occurred during protests over the past week. At least four people have been killed in protest-related […]

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If You Give up the Will to Live, You Will Die – New Study

Can you die simply by giving up the will to live?  Yes, concludes a new study, led by Dr. John Leach from the University of Portsmouth in the UK. The first-of-its-kind study looked at the phenomenon of “give-up-itis” – a word used for what is medically known as “psychogenic death”. How is this possible? The research says “give-up-itis” can be […]

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Ruling by Example, New Mexican President Lopez Obrador Rejects Presidential Plane for Commercial Flight

Can you imagine boarding a commercial flight and finding out the person sitting next to you is the President of Mexico? It could actually happen. It’s only been three days since Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador took office, but some of his campaign promises are already in motion. During his leftist bid for presidency, Lopez Obrador vowed […]

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Malabu $1.1 b Scandal: Shell, Eni Executives risk Jail in Milan Over Alleged Bribe to Nigerian Govt. Officials

Two oil giants, Shell and Eni, are currently on trial in Milan, accused of bribery in one of the biggest corporate corruption scandals in history. It’s a big deal. If found guilty, senior executives at both companies could go to jail. Shell and Eni could face enormous penalties, and be forced to hand back one […]

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37 CSOs Denounce Release of Genetically Modified Cotton into Nigeria

The GMO-Free Nigeria Alliance, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and over 35 other Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in a statement made available to the media condemned efforts by government and biotech corporations to persuade Nigerians to accept agricultural biotechnology and denounced the registration and release of genetically modified (GM) cotton varieties (Maycho C567 BG […]

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Human Caravan: Poverty Anywhere Is Dangerous To Prosperity Everywhere, By Owei Lakemfa

A beautiful looking lady, perhaps in her mid-twenties, smiles into the camera. The chubby-cheeked child she is carrying is wearing a cap, but he is shirtless. They are part of the over 7,200 Latin Americans who embarked on an estimated 17-day walk towards the United States’ border. They had bid goodbye to their ancestral homes, […]

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