Buhari approves N4.5bn for printing of exam papers, roads

Nigeria, Oct. 28 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of N2.9 billion for the award of contract for the printing of examination materials both sensitive and non-sensitive. The Minister ... Read More

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan digitally inaugurates Radio diagnosis Facilities at AIIMS, Bathinda

New Delhi, Oct. 28 -- Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan today digitally inaugurated the Radio diagnosis Facilities at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bathinda. He also inaugurated the MBBS Stu... Read More

Where's the sea ice? 3 reasons the Arctic freeze is unseasonably late and why it matters

India, Oct. 28 -- This year's events in the Arctic are just part of the climate change story of 2020 With the setting of the sun and the onset of polar darkness, the Arctic Ocean would normally be cr... Read More

COVID-19: Ogun governor orders full reopening of businesses, others

Nigeria, Oct. 28 -- Pleased with the drop in the rate of COVID-19 infections in Ogun State, Governor Dapo Abiodun has announced the full reopening of the economy of the state. Mr Abiodun said that al... Read More

Microsoft's lockdown cloud revenues soar

India, Oct. 28 -- The coronavirus pandemic has driven demand for cloud services sky-high, Microsoft has found as its commercial cloud revenue soars by a yearly 31% to $15.2 billion. It is generally a... Read More

Cutting-edge tech by Australia propels cardiac surgery forward

In a world, Oct. 28 -- first preclinical study, Australian researchers have shown it could be possible to implant a potentially life-saving pump into the heart of those with heart failure, without lea... Read More

VC Appointment: University of Ibadan staff protest alleged imposition of candidates

Nigeria, Oct. 28 -- Some workers at the University of Ibadan in Oyo State on Wednesday protested the selection process for the position of Vice-Chancellor of the institution. The tenure of the instit... Read More

#EndSARS: How curfew amplified arson, looting in Ondo State

Nigeria, Oct. 28 -- The past week has particularly been a turbulent one in Ondo State and some parts of the country, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The turbulence, from all indication... Read More

Children among seven killed in blast at Pakistan religious school

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- A bomb blast at a religious seminary in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday killed at least seven people, including children, and wounded dozens, police and hospital officials ... Read More

Bihar Assembly Election 2020: From actors Ameesha Patel to Akshara Singh, first phase of poll campaign remained star studded

India, Oct. 27 -- Campaigning for the first phase of the Bihar polls, which ended on Monday (October 26), was a star- studded affair, as Bollywood and Bhojpuri actors such as Ameesha Patel, Akshara Si... Read More