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Tuesday, 29 October 2013

World's tallest man gets married in Turkey

Ankara (AFP) - Turkey's Sultan Kosen, at 2.51 metres (eight foot three) the world's tallest man, has wed a Syrian woman he called the "love of my life", though he towers over his 1.75-metre bride.

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

ASUU Strike ‘ll Be Over In Few Months – Wike



The Federal Government, yesterday, assured Nigerian students that the ongoing strike by Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, would be over in a few months.

Monday, 21 October 2013

Jonathan Promises Reasonably Stable Power Supply Across Nigeria By Mid 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday promised reasonably stable power supply in the country by the middle of 2014.

Underage Students Barred From Lagos Public Schools

Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Olayinka Oladunjoye, has said the government would henceforth stop any pupil who has not completed primary six from proceeding into any public secondary school in the state.

Unbelievable Photo: World’s Biggest Rat Found

A British scientific expedition to a remote rainforest in Papua New Guinea has discovered a new species of giant rat.

Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Samsung launches world's first smartphone with curved screen

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday launched the world's first smartphone with a curved display, a variant of the Galaxy Note which moves the Asian giant a step closer to achieving wearable devices with flexible - even unbreakable - screens.

Trio win Nobel for taking chemistry to cyberspace


AFP/AFP - Photos of scientists (L-R) Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel are shown at a press conference to announce the winners of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on October 9, 2013 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm
Three scientists won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing computer models to simulate chemical processes, providing a revolutionary tool for drug designers and engineers.

Passenger Lands Plane After Pilot Falls ill

A small plane glided over the eastern UK on yesterday evening with two people on board: the pilot and a passenger. Nothing seemed out of the ordinary until the pilot suddenly fell ill at the controls.


Tuesday, 8 October 2013

Google Hummingbird Algorithm Update


Google announced a new search algorithm for it search engine last week (September 26th 2013) during a press event at Google senior VP Susan Wojcicki's old Menlo Park, Calif, where Larry page and Sergey brin started the search engine journey. The day also marks their 15th anniversary.


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The University of Toronto – Canada is offering an innovative academic opportunity to attract outstanding students and academics from around the world. This scholarship opportunity is intended to

Monday, 7 October 2013

Differences between praise and worship

                     


 
Yes, There Is A Difference!
    

TB Joshua speaks on the issue of Boko Haram

Getting Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua to speak on pressing national issues came with its obstacles. But with persistence, Kehinde Oyetimi got the popular pastor to speak.

ASUP finally joins ASUU on nationwide strike, threatens prolonged action

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), on Sunday announced the commencement of a nationwide strike, effective Monday morning.

Saturday, 5 October 2013

Yabatech Change of Course form for UTME Candidates is on sale for 2013/2014

Sale of change of course forms for 2013/2014 session is on at the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos.

Yabatech 1st/Merit Admission List Is Out for 2013/2014

First Batch of 2013/2014 Admission lists into the Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech) has been released online.

Thursday, 3 October 2013