Culture&Arts

PDP chairmanship loss: I'm still in shock - Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff

NAIJ.com reported earlier that the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi , declared "general amnesty" for its members involved...


Lea Michele remembers Cory Monteith on the fourth anniversary of his death

If you can believe it, it's been four years since Glee star Cory Monteith tragically passed away from a drug overdose at the young age of 31. In an inte...


Emmys 2017: Carrie Fisher earns posthumous nomination for Catastrophe

Yesterday, those all important Emmy nominations were released and it was one name in particular that stuck out for fans - Carrie Fisher . Catastrophe is ...


Australia mulls law to give police access to encrypted data

Australia, a staunch USA ally, is on heightened alert for attacks by home-grown radicals since 2014 and authorities have said they have thwarted several plots, ...


Sprint May Launch BlackBerry KEYOne Soon

Overall, it would cost clients $396 to get the KeyONE , which is a huge saving when compared to buying the device unlocked. It looks like the wait is finally o...


Marion County reduces homework for elementary school students

However, the district created a "homework committee" to examine the homework loads for elementary school students. Elementary school students in Marion County...


Failed focus: a couple of USA repeated the trick from "Dirty dancing"

An ambulance was called and they were taken to a hospital and discharged several hours later. However, this time the duo drafted in some extra helpers for the...


Zayn Malik & Gigi Hadid Pose For "Gender-Bending" 'Vogue' Shoot

Then Hadid chimes in: "Totally". It's about, like, shapes. And anyway, it's fun to experiment." Anwar , eavesdropping, pipes up". The Vogue story previously...


Kesha's second new song, 'Woman,' is a country rock feminist anthem

There's a freedom and liberation to this song that feels particularly great coming from Kesha , who's been in a very public legal battle with producer Dr. A...


MIT scientist busted for insider trading after Googling about it

He turned his illegal profit by purchasing and selling options in Stillwater Mining Co. and Mattress Firm Holding Corp., according to complaints filed by the US...


See Michelle Obama's Fierce Look at the 2017 ESPY Awards

Special Olympics founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver will be posthumously honored Wednesday night with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2017 ESPY Awards in...


Game Digital shares soar after Sports Direct snaps up stake

This news comes after GAME issued a profit warning at the end of last month, even partly blaming the lack of Nintendo Switch stock for its ails. Sports Di...


Wonder Woman: Lynda Carter Confirms Sequel Cameo Discussions

The 2017 action movie is directed by filmmaker Patty Jenkins. Wonder Woman wasdirected by Patty Jenkins from a screenplay by AllanHeinberg, based on a story...


Infosys beats TCS on nearly all earnings parameters except volume growth

Revenue grew 1% from a year earlier to 295.84 billion rupees. The profit after tax (PAT) for June quarter fell nearly 10% to reach Rs 5,950 crore. Earnings Pe...


Kim Kardashian Defends Dressing Daughter North In Faux Corset

The reality star pointed out the dress, which North also wore to an Ariana Grande concert in March , was simply made to look like a corset. "This dress...


Australian man dies in parasailing accident in Phuket

Hussey was CEO of an investment company and served on the boards of several government and community bodies. Two Thai men have been charged after an Austra...


'Insufficient Interest' Keeps Rey Out of Star Wars Monopoly

After inquiries from The Associated Press , Hasbro says it made the piece but didn't release the new version in the U.S. "In some markets, including the US, ...


Kid Rock Running For Michigan US Senate Seat As A Republican

Nakagiri told the Detroit Free Press the candidacy of President Donald Trump - another outspoken celebrity-turned-politician - could be " a template " for...


Beyoncé is "Billboard"'s number one money maker of 2016

Other artists that made the cut are Guns N Roses and Bruce Springsteen who both earned approx $42million (£32m) ranking in second and third place with a h...


Pvt. Hospitals in Kerala to Go on Strike from Monday

Tufts, in a statement, said it would have "more than 320 experienced nurses here to care for patients" and said the retirement proposal the union has offered wa...


War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes is a work of blockbuster art that carries its huge budget lightly. War for the Planet of the Apes continues the story firs...


The Walking Dead season 8: First picture sees two characters reunited

Arriving via Entertainment Weekly , the picture shows Carol sporting armour associated with survivors from The Kingdom as they gear up for war. After Season 7 ...


Kovind symbolises a new and aspiring India: BJD chief Naveen Patnaik

Shah was to address a public rally in Gandhinagar while Kovind was to meet MPs and MLAs.Vaghani said, "Gujarat BJP in-charge Bhupendra Yadav will accompany th...


'Doctor Who' Announcing 13th Doctor Sunday After Wimbledon

BBC will be announcing who will be taking Peter Capaldi's place as the Doctor after the Wimbledon men's final. The match will happen at 8am EST, so the an...


Chelsea have a preferred club to sell Nemanja Matic to this summer

Matic has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United and The Independent said earlier today they were his No.1 choice of destination. The Gunners ...


Harry Styles: 'I may be one film and done after Dunkirk'

Nolan is glad he got the chance to make Dunkirk , because directing the film was a truly gripping experience. The 23-year-old made a dapper appearance on t...


'Truly Unique:' Lion Seen Nursing Baby Leopard For The First Time

The lion may have lost her own cubs and so was open to feeding the leopard cub, Jansson said. So, technically, Nosikitok could bring the leopard cub back to her...


Gallery-Goer Loses Balance, Knocks Over So Many Pedestals Of Art

The woman made a decision to visit the 14th Factory which is a "non profit, independent, temporary art project" in Los Angeles, California and caused quite ...


Rapper DMX arrested on tax fraud charges

Prosecutors allege that X didn't put money in a personal bank account, instead depositing checks in the bank accounts of managers who then paid his expenses or ...


Sunderland land Everton winger McGeady and Bury striker Vaughan

Sunderland have announced the double signing of Everton winger Aiden McGeady and Bury striker James Vaughan . The pair arrived from Bury and Everto...


Donnie Wahlberg leaves $2K tip at Charlotte Waffle House

He'd left a $2,000 tip, and explained the act in an awesome message on Facebook . The surprises didn't stop there. Donnie, who sometimes makes his entrance...


Carrie Fisher receives posthumous Emmy nomination for Catastrophe

Her character appears in five episodes, and the installment she was nominated for was film just a few days before her tragic passing in December. "It was such...


Quentin Tarantino's Next Movie will be Based on the Manson Murders

Sharon Tate , who was married to acclaimed director Roman Polanski, was eight months pregnant when she was brutally killed by members of the Manson cult, alon...


Duchess Of Cambridge's 'Kob' Steals The Show At The Natural History Museum

The Duchess of Cambridge will join Sir David Attenborough today at the Natural History Museum for the unveiling of its latest attraction in the vast Hintz...


NINE INCH NAILS Post New Song, "Less Than", Announce Add Violence EP

According to the band's press release, the upcoming record "finds the band becoming more accessible and impenetrable at the same time". "Less Than", the first...