With Rs 20 lakh crore aid, PM Modi pushes for self-reliance

Uttan: Waiting for the tide to turnFro fishermen, this is peak season. But the lockdown can with an unexpected crisis for them. For many days, they did not get permission to take their boats out to sea. Then with the lockdown, there was the additional worry of how they would get their catch to the […]

INSECURITY: Nigeria is being governed by its second eleven – Sule Lamido

Tell me today in Nigeria one single person who gained national acceptance under APC. APC came on board on Buhari’s personal popularity. The PDP doesn’t work on individuals but collectively. We work together to put somebody there. Unlike PDP, the APC is about Buhari. Now remove Buhari from APC, after eight years, tell me who […]

Funke Akindele unveils next project

By Ayo Onikoyi Funke Akindele was recently hosted on the popular Silverbird TV breakfast show, ‘Today on STV’, where she discussed her career, motherhood and her CSR work on promoting hygiene and good health in Nigeria through Dettol’s Clean Naija Initiative.

Bihar becomes first state to have 10 lakh self help groups run by women

Balamurugan D, mission director, NRLM said that nearly 1.20-crore women had got involved with over 10 lakh SHGs. “They have scripted a new saga of women empowerment, which is visible in the rural areas. They have availed Rs 12200 crore worth loan from banks so far to start their own income-generating activities and repayment has […]

Boris Johnson says reopening schools next month is a ‘moral duty’ and a ‘national priority’ as he takes on the teaching unions

The longer this continues, the more likely it is that some will tumble out of education, employment or training altogether, never to return. On top of all this, there are the spiralling economic costs of parents and carers unable to work without the school or wraparound childcare they depend on; and the devastating long-term cost […]

Viral Video Seemed to Show BLM Storming a Church. The Real Story is Much Darker

The day of the video, the church was hosting its second AR-15 “raffle” in two days: In the middle of a neighborhood stricken with gun violence, the church was giving away one of the deadliest guns on the market. The Black Lives Matter protesters were invited inside by the church’s pastor, John Koletas, a self-proclaimed […]

‘The boundary is crumbling’: During the pandemic, screen time is erasing the line between smartphones and reality

A: The answer is both. The longer you spend on your devices the more Facebook ads you are going to see. But social media companies also have an interest in helping people figure out how best to use their products. Everybody is talking about screen time. Can we get it down from 3 hours a […]

Not a single confirmed case of a school pupil passing on coronavirus to their teacher exists anywhere in the world, says a leading expert

The longer this continues, the more likely it is that some will tumble out of education, employment or training altogether, never to return. On top of all this, there are the spiralling economic costs of parents and carers unable to work without the school or wraparound childcare they depend on; and the devastating long-term cost […]

A Church. A Viral Video. A Campaign To Discredit Black Lives Matter.

“There were never signs on the door that said No Blacks Permitted,” Gerencser said, “but it was made known, in some churches, that Blacks weren’t welcome.” IFB members would sanction Black believers marrying each other, but not a Black church member marrying one of their white daughters. Or they would send their kids to Bob […]