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Gov Ambode emerges Chairman, Southern Governors Forum

Gov Ambode emerges Chairman, Southern Governors Forum

The Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, who received the federal lawmakers on behalf of Ambode, commended the legislators for contributing to the growth of education through appropriate legislation. "It is important for this forum to comprehensively look at the proposed amendments with a view to working with our respective Houses of Assembly to ensure a coordinated response on our part that will strengthen the practice of democracy, federalism, constitutionalism and the rule of law", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea

Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea

The 29-year-old athlete reportedly invested in "meetings with publishers in the NY offices of WME", according to Page Six . It would not be untrue to call Colin Kaepernick the most divisive figure in modern day sports. "To me, this is bigger than football, and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way". His actions were met by both widespread support and widespread condemnation, but unfortunately, his allies couldn't help him when he became available as a free agent at the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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NYPD makes second arrest in fatal Bed-Stuy home invasion case

NYPD makes second arrest in fatal Bed-Stuy home invasion case

She has been charged with second-degree murder and assault and two counts of burglary. Twenty-seven-year-old Dwayne Blackwood , of Brooklyn, was arrested last week on similar charges. The Post reports that Troutman also had a three-year-old child with her in the auto during the time of the incident. After the suspects left, Ethlin was able to untie herself and call 911. Consulte Mais Informação

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245 people jump off a bridge in Brazil

245 people jump off a bridge in Brazil

Visuals of the act showed the jumpers, tied to a rope each and wearing helmets, falling nearly simultaneously and swinging back and forth forming waves in the air before coming to a standstill. As per reports, the mass jump broke the previous year's world record that happened in the same place engaging 149 participants. According to organisers, a total of 20km of rope were used plus 1,000 harnesses. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ahead of Chhath Puja, a push to gain traction among Purvanchali voters

Ahead of Chhath Puja, a push to gain traction among Purvanchali voters

In India , this ancient festival is celebrated with great fervour in Bihar , Jharkhand, and eastern Uttar Pradesh . Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday approved the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government's proposal to declare October 26, the day on which Chhath Puja will be observed, as public holiday with State government offices scheduled to be shut like past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cabinet approves construction of 84000 km roads at Rs 7 lakh crore

Cabinet approves construction of 84000 km roads at Rs 7 lakh crore

It is the country's second-largest highways project after the National Highway Development Project that saw development of about 50,000 km of roads and highways. "The government's decision to enhance spending in roads and highways, including port connectivity and border and cross-border roads, will have a big multiplier impact on economic growth", Chandrajit Banerjee, director general of the CII, said. Consulte Mais Informação

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NID student's cheetah-inspired logo picked for bullet train project

NID student's cheetah-inspired logo picked for bullet train project

Designed by a student of National Institute of Design (NID), a cheetah-inspired logo has been chosen for India's bullet train project . The logo has a cheetah on a locomotive engine signifying the lightning fast speed of the train. Two depots are also proposed on either ends of the corridor, one near Thane and one near Sabarmati Rail Depot. The screening committee for the logo selection also included a Niti Aayog member and an NHSRCL official. Consulte Mais Informação

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HTC U11 Plus with bezel-less display spotted on TENAA

HTC U11 Plus with bezel-less display spotted on TENAA

Today the Taiwanese company has released a new teaser image for the event, showing us a handset that has the design language of the U series, but the fingerprint scanner on the back - unlike past members of the family. It might have less of a selfie camera, though: leaks suggest an 8MP front camera, while the regular U11 has a 16MP shooter on the a face. Huh! The U11 Plus should have a 5.99-inch 1,440x2,880 panel, the Snapdragon 835 at the helm, 4 or 6GB of RAM, and 64 or 128GB of storage. Consulte Mais Informação

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Destiny 2 outsold every 2017 release in less than a month

Destiny 2 , the latest installment in the blockbuster franchise from Bungie, has become the best-selling game of 2017 with just one month's worth of sales under its belt. Released for both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One back on September 6, the sci-fi shooter also became the third best-selling title of the last 12 months, which also includes last year's Battlefield 1 and CoD: Infinite Warfare. Consulte Mais Informação

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US House Republicans to unveil tax reform legislation next week

One administration official said that Trump does not believe that the millionaire tax bracket will not alienate wealthier Americans. Passing a budget is a key step toward Republicans approving a tax plan this year. Without that special procedure, it would become much more hard for Republicans to get the tax bill through the upper chamber. Paul wanted more cuts to defense spending in an effort, according to the senator, to help cut down on the nation's growing federal debt-a figure ... Consulte Mais Informação

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