Day: July 19, 2020

Spain’s monarchy shaken by Juan Carlos’s hidden Swiss fortune

Spain’s monarchy shaken by Juan Carlos’s hidden Swiss fortune

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption King Juan Carlos is under investigation in Spain and Switzerland A former lover’s taped conversations, murky financial dealings splashed across front pages, and a legacy in ruins. The emergence of shocking allegations of corruption and money laundering against former Spanish King Juan Carlos have cast doubt over the very future of the monarchy, under... »

Hope probe: UAE launches historic first mission to Mars

Hope probe: UAE launches historic first mission to Mars

Image copyright UAE Space AgencyImage caption The Hope probe successfully launched from a spaceport in Japan The United Arab Emirates’ historic first mission to Mars is under way, after a successful lift-off in Japan. The Hope probe launched on an H2-A rocket from Tanegashima spaceport, and is now on a 500-million-km journey to study the planet’s weather and climate. Two previous attem... »

Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?

Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?

Image copyright Alamy Wearing a face covering will become mandatory in shops and supermarkets in England from 24 July. They are already compulsory in Scotland – but different rules apply across the UK. What are the face coverings rules in shops? It will be compulsory to wear a face covering in shops in England from Friday 24 July. However, the rules won’t apply to shop workers, governm... »

Coronavirus bubbles: How do they work and who is in yours?

Coronavirus bubbles: How do they work and who is in yours?

Image copyright Getty Images As lockdown restrictions are eased further, people across the UK can now set up support bubbles. The aim is to help people who’ve been cut off from friends and family. Those inside a support bubble count as one household and do not have to socially distance from one another. What is a support bubble? A bubble is defined as a group of people with whom you have clo... »

Coronavirus: Are mutations making it more infectious?

Coronavirus: Are mutations making it more infectious?

University College Hospital in London, where the changing virus is being studied The coronavirus that is now threatening the world is subtly different from the one that first emerged in China. Sars-Cov-2, the official name of the virus that causes the disease Covid-19, and continues to blaze a path of destruction across the globe, is mutating. But, while scientists have spotted thousands of mutati... »

Portland protests: Mayor demands federal troops leave city

Portland protests: Mayor demands federal troops leave city

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Portland’s mayor said the presence of federal troops was leading to more violence The mayor of Portland in Oregon has renewed his call for federal troops to leave the US city, accusing them of abusive tactics against protesters. “They are sharply escalating the situation,” Mayor Ted Wheeler told CNN on Sunday. There have been nightly protests ... »

i was a baby

i was a baby

Tony May was only a few weeks old when he was abandoned by the River Thames in London, in the middle of World War Two. He had no idea who his parents were for more than 70 years. Then a DNA detective dug up the truth about his past. A few days before Christmas, in 1942, a baby boy was brought in to a police station near the Houses of Parliament in London. He had been found wrapped in a bright blue... »

Coronavirus: Third day of wrangling over huge EU recovery plan

Coronavirus: Third day of wrangling over huge EU recovery plan

Image copyright ReutersImage caption This is the first time EU leaders have met face-to-face in months EU leaders trying to hammer out a huge post-coronavirus economic recovery plan are now in an unscheduled third day of a testy summit in Brussels. Some member states believe the proposed €750bn ($857bn; £680bn) package is too large and should come as loans, rather than grants. Austria said there w... »

BEST TRADING PLATFORM

BEST TRADING PLATFORM

Day Trading, which is buying and selling shares during the same trading session, exploded in popularity back in the booming stock market of the 1990s. Everyone was trying to get in and out of securities and make a profit on an intraday basis. After the dot-com market crash in 2000, the SEC and FINRA established the “Pattern Day Trader” rule in 2001, which increased the requirements to day trade in... »

Administration seeks to zero out CDC, NIH funding in coronavirus relief bill: Sources

Administration seeks to zero out CDC, NIH funding in coronavirus relief bill: Sources

The Trump administration is seeking to phase out funding for coronavirus testing and contact tracing, as well as funds for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health in a forthcoming GOP coronavirus relief package, according to two sources familiar with ongoing negotiations between the White House and Senate Republicans. The Washington Post first reported ... »

Trump, Congress Face Last Chance to Spur Economy Before Election

Trump, Congress Face Last Chance to Spur Economy Before Election

View photos (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump and his Republican allies in Congress are facing their last chance to keep the economic rout sparked by the resurgent coronavirus from deepening before the November election. Amid a steady stream of bad economic news, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell this week is set to unveil a roughly $1 trillion GOP plan, fashioned with the administra... »

Chelsea tops Man United after David de Gea’s gaffes, will face Arsenal in FA Cup final (video)

Chelsea tops Man United after David de Gea’s gaffes, will face Arsenal in FA Cup final (video)

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea (right) had a day to forget as Chelsea topped the Red Devils 3-1 to advance to next month’s FA Cup final. (Andy Rain/Getty Images) Chelsea will face Arsenal in an all-London FA Cup final next month at Wembley Stadium, and the Blues largely have Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea to thank for Sunday’s 3-1 win. Frank Lampard’s side got goals fro... »

10 reasons why you should be eating more tomatoes

10 reasons why you should be eating more tomatoes

10 Reasons Why You Should Be Eating More Tomatoes – There is more to eating Florida tomatoes than good taste, they are great for your health! 10 good reasons to eat more! Tomatoes are full of health enhancing properties, read on to discover how the humble tomato can improve your health. Tomatoes are loaded with many, many health benefits. In fact, they are incredibly versatile and can be prepared ... »

HOW TO MAKE MONEY ONLINE WITHOUT INVESTMENT

HOW TO MAKE MONEY ONLINE WITHOUT INVESTMENT

Today, every person wants to earn money online by sitting at home. Moreover, teenagers are also eager to make online money. However, it is difficult to find an easy way to earn money online without investment. Sometimes, people get trapped by fake agencies working online. Still, there are proven methods to make money online without any investment. 1. Start a Blog to Make Money Online: Well, it is ... »

HOW TO CHECK RECENT LOCATIONS ON IPHONE

HOW TO CHECK RECENT LOCATIONS ON IPHONE

If you’ve ever wondered where you were last week, you can use your iPhone or iPad to view your location history. And if you use Google Maps, you can find very detailed information about your whereabouts.             Location History and Privacy All major tech companies and apps have some form of location tracking feature. Everyone from Apple, Google, Facebook, to Twit... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2-0 outcome d... »

Schools get deadline to meet reopening guidelines

Schools get deadline to meet reopening guidelines

Schools get deadline to meet reopening guidelines The Federal Ministry of Education has given school owners up to 29th of July, 2020 to meet specific guidelines towards the reopening of schools. The statement signed by the Director of Information in the Ministry, Ben Bem Goong quoted the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba as saying that the ministry, having consulted widely, has... »

Benefits of Brandy and it’s side effects

Benefits of Brandy and it’s side effects

Benefits of Brandy And Its Side Effects Brandy Nutritional Value of Brandy Health Benefits of Brandy Uses of Brandy Side-Effects & Allergies of Brandy Cultivation of Brandy Brandy, if consumed daily in moderation, has a variety of health benefits. Brandy contains antioxidants which have the ability to lower bad cholesterol levels in the blood, thus keeping the heart healthy. The polyphenol com... »

Fact and food sources of glucose

Fact and food sources of glucose

Facts and Food Sources of Glucose Glucose, a simple carbohydrate, is the body’s number-one source of energy. Glucose is the most abundant sugar found in nature. In photosynthesis, plants make glucose, which provides energy for growth and other activities. Also called dextrose, glucose is our primary energy source as well. As already mentioned, most of the carbohydrates you eat are converted to glu... »

Everything you need to know about manuka honey

Everything you need to know about manuka honey

Everything You Should Know About Manuka Honey Why Manuka honey? Manuka honey is used as a natural ointment for wounds of all kinds. It has been hailed as a go-to germ fighter in an age of resistance to conventional antibiotics. Proponents also claim that Manuka honey can treat other conditions from acne to sinus issues. Manuka honey hasn’t been used very long as a traditional remedy. It’s the prod... »

8 fascinating uses of papaya leaves juice for glowing skin and we’ll being

8 fascinating uses of papaya leaves juice for glowing skin and we’ll being

8 Fascinating Uses Of Papaya Leaf Juice For Glowing Skin And Well-being 8 Fascinating Uses Of Papaya Leaf Juice For Glowing Skin And Well-being Save Traditional medicine has used several plant parts for treating simple as well as extremely lethal human and animal diseases. Most commonly, we think of neem, holy basil, dandelion, aloe vera, and mint leaves. But recently, another leaf has been added ... »

Green tea and it’s benefit

Green tea and it’s benefit

Health Benefits of Green Tea Green tea is so good for you that it’s even got some researchers raving. “It’s the healthiest thing I can think of to drink,” says Christopher Ochner, PhD. He’s a research scientist in nutrition at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. Of course, no one food will protect you from disease. Your health is wrapped up in your l... »

Health benefits of of green tea

Health benefits of of green tea

Health Benefits of Green Tea Green tea is so good for you that it’s even got some researchers raving. “It’s the healthiest thing I can think of to drink,” says Christopher Ochner, PhD. He’s a research scientist in nutrition at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. Of course, no one food will protect you from disease. Your health is wrapped up in your l... »

Health benefits of eating watermelon seed

Health benefits of eating watermelon seed

10 Best Health Benefits of Eating Watermelon Seeds Health Very few people like to eat the seeds of watermelon. Simply, they are crazy about the red fleshy pulp of the fruit. But, after reading this article, you will give equal weightage to both the reddish watery parts as well as its seeds. How to eat watermelon seeds? One can eat the watermelon seeds as raw, sprouted and roasted. In any form, it ... »

10 reasons why you should be eating more tomatoes

10 reasons why you should be eating more tomatoes

10 Reasons Why You Should Be Eating More Tomatoes – There is more to eating Florida tomatoes than good taste, they are great for your health! 10 good reasons to eat more! Tomatoes are full of health enhancing properties, read on to discover how the humble tomato can improve your health. Tomatoes are loaded with many, many health benefits. In fact, they are incredibly versatile and can be prepared ... »

Health benefits of mango leaves

Health benefits of mango leaves

8 Emerging Benefits of Mango Leaves We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. Many people are familiar with the sweet, tropical fruit that comes from mango trees, but you may not realize that the leaves of mango trees are edible as well. Young green mango leaves are very tender, so they’re coo... »

Health benefits of of garden egg

Health benefits of of garden egg

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Home remedy for bloating

Home remedy for bloating

Eighteen ways to reduce bloating If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Most people experience bloating at some point. Exercises, supplements, and massages can all help to reduce bloating quickly, and simple lifestyle changes can prevent it from reoccurring. Abdominal bloating is when the abdomen feels full and tight. It commonly occurs du... »

Health benefits of agbalumo

Health benefits of agbalumo

My friend gbemmy chatted with me a while back. She had a simple question: what is the health benefit of agbalumo? Many people like her do not know that this dark yellowish fruit is rich filled in nutrients and daily consumption improves health. African Star Apple (agbalumo in Yoruba, udara in Igbo) is a popular seasonal fruit normally consumed with its flesh in Nigeria. Agbalumo is mostly cultivat... »

Health benefits of cherry

Health benefits of cherry

7 Impressive Health Benefits of Cherries Cherries are one of the most beloved fruits, and for good reason. They’re not only delicious but also pack vitamins, minerals, and plant compounds with powerful health effects. Here are 7 impressive health benefits of cherries. 1. Packed with nutrients Cherries are small stone fruits that come in a variety of colors and flavors. There are two major categori... »

Health benefits of bamboo leaves

Health benefits of bamboo leaves

Bamboo Leaves Health Benefits and Side Effects the-benefits.com Bamboo is a magical plant from Asia, it is said to be a perennial plant and is in the grass family. Bamboo has a strong tree structure, high straight and this causes this plant to be a very profitable plant on earth. Asians usually use bamboo as material for making houses, fences and other buildings. But it is not only bamboo that is ... »

Health benefits of pepper fruit

Health benefits of pepper fruit

About Nutritional and Health Benefits of Tropical Pepper Fruit Pepper fruit is a tropical fruit dominant in West Africa and is a kind of berry that is pungent, peppery and medicinal in nature that could be found in most parts of Nigeria. It is called mmimi in the Igbo language; ata igebere or igberi in Yoruba; imako by Niger Deltas and Urhobo, nkarika in Efik and Ibibio but scientifically called D... »

10 facts about Titanic

10 facts about Titanic

The Titanic: her name is synonymous with those of Jack and Rose, fictional passengers on her maiden voyage. In the midst of the many myths and fictions surrounding the famous cruise liner and her ill-fated maiden voyage, here are 10 facts about the Titanic. 1. People died on the Titanic even before it set out During the 26 month construction of the Titanic at the Harland and Wolff Shipyard in Belf... »

The deadliest tribe

The deadliest tribe

The Sentinelese Tribe The Sentinelese are deadly and tribal people who occupy the Andamans Island in the Bay of Bengal, a territory governed by the government of India. Historically referred to as the “Great Andamanese”, the Sentinelese are very hostile and aggressive people, They are intolerant to outsiders and have killed people who approached or landed on the island. The tribes were... »

Top 8 richest female musician

Top 8 richest female musician

Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. She was signed to Columbia Records in 1988 and rose to fame after releasing her eponymous debut album two years later. She started her career in music in 1988 and rose to fame in 1990. Within a short period, Mariah Carey became one of the world’s best-selling reco... »

Reasons why bad students are more successful

Reasons why bad students are more successful

JOIN NOW Many parents try to convince their children that the value of school is very important. And when their children get bad grades, they tell them and make it difficult for them to learn. But in real life, school grades are often not important at all. How many times have you heard from children who are not very successful at school but are in a good company or are the owner of a company? I di... »

Ten countries that you never knew existed

Ten countries that you never knew existed

With over 200 countries in the world scattered across seven continents Only a few people can Boast of knowing all the countries in the world especially the tiny island countries in the Pacific Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. 10.Vatican City Vatican City is an independent city-state that covers just over 100 acres,and a population of of just 825 people, Vatican City is governed... »

Coronavirus: Are mutations making it more infectious?

Coronavirus: Are mutations making it more infectious?

  The coronavirus that is menacing the world right now is not the same as the coronavirus that first emerged in China. Sars-Cov-2, the official name of the virus that causes the disease Covid-19, and continues to blaze a path of destruction across the globe, is mutating. But, while scientists have spotted thousands of mutations, or changes to the virus’s genetic material, only one has s... »

Twitter says hackers downloaded private account data

Twitter says hackers downloaded private account data

Image copyrightREUTERS / AFP Twitter has confirmed hackers made use of tools that were supposed to have only been available to its own staff to carry off Wednesday’s hack attack.   The breach saw the accounts of Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West and Bill Gates among other celebrities used to tweet a Bitcoin scam.   Twitter also revealed the perpetrators had downloaded data from u... »

Caution means mass return to work unlikely, say firms

Caution means mass return to work unlikely, say firms

Image copyrightPA MEDIA Businesses remain cautious about the latest lockdown easing for England, and warn that any mass return to work immediately was unlikely.   The British Chambers of Commerce said companies still needed “crystal-clear official guidance” on safety.   And the Institute of Directors said “there is a significant amount of caution out there” in the... »

British Airways retires entire 747 fleet after travel downturn

British Airways retires entire 747 fleet after travel downturn

  British Airways has said it will retire all of its Boeing 747s as it suffers from the sharp travel downturn.   The UK airline is the world’s largest operator of the jumbo jets, with 31 in the fleet.   “It is with great sadness that we can confirm we are proposing to retire our entire 747 fleet with immediate effect,” a BA spokesman told the BBC.   Airlines a... »

Rising cost of smart phone

Rising cost of smart phone

Rising cost of smart phone   the rising cost of smart phones – a key digital communication tool – could pose a threat to mobile internet adoption after the pandemic is contained. Research in countries like Tanzania and India found that the extremely poor – those who earn less than $2 per day – would have to spend 16 percent of their annual income just to purchase an average- priced smart phon... »

Nollywood actor/actresses who died in 2020

Nollywood actor/actresses who died in 2020

Nollywood actor/actresses who died in 2020 Death, as we all know is inevitable. It has no respect for any man or woman. The movie industry popularly called Nollywood has recorded about nine deaths in 2020. Here are nine of them that have died so far in the year Pa Kasumu Veteran actor, Kayode Odumosu, popularly known as Pa Kasumu, died on the March 1 after a prolonged battle with heart failure. Th... »

Buhari names railway station after Jonathan

Buhari names railway station after Jonathan

Buhari names railway station after Jonathan   THE railway station in Agbor, Delta State will now be called Goodluck Jonathan Railway Station and Complex in honour of the immediate past President of Nigeria. This followed the approval for the naming by President Muhammadu Buhari. Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi broke the news in Agbor during a test run ride of the Warri-Itakpe rail trac... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2... »

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to f... »

COVID-19: Russia to roll out vaccine in September ahead of the West

COVID-19: Russia to roll out vaccine in September ahead of the West

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19: Russia to roll out vaccine in September ahead of the West  »