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Taiwan becomes first Asian country to legalise same-sex marriage

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Taiwan has become the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage or gay marriage .making it a victory to gay rights advocates in the nation who have long fought for marriage equality. According to CNN, It is reportedly scheduled to take effect later next week. Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen celebrated the law’s passage in […]


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Airbnb to create tv shows and Documentary to convince people to travel more

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Hotel and rental platform Airbnb is looking into building its own TV show to produce short films, documentaries, and shows that it can use to promote travel and its platform. Reuters reports that Airbnb has, for a few years now, been looking into either partnering with existing production studios and entertainment companies or building out an […]


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Reconsider Travelling To Nigeria, US Warns Citizens

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The United States of America department of state has cautioned its citizens to reconsider travel to Nigeria because of violent crimes recorded in different parts of the country. Do not travel to  Borno and Yobe states and northern Adamawa State due to terrorism The department made the call in a travel advisory it released on its […]


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About 1 in 4 Japanese adults in their 20s is a virgin, study says

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According to statistics by Public health experts at the University of Tokyo found that sexual inexperience was on the rise in the country, with the percentage of women aged 18 to 39 who’d never had sex rising to 24.6% in 2015 from 21.7% in 1992. The change was greater for men of the same age, […]


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London named as world’s best destination for 2019

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London has just been named as the best-rated destination in the world for 2019 by travel site Trip advisor’s annual Travelers choice awards which is determined by reviews on the site. London takes the lead while Paris comes in close at number 2, six European countries where among the top rated places to visit around […]


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Oslo to become first city to enable wireless charging for electric taxis

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Norways capital Oslo is said to become the first city in the world to install wireless charging systems for electric taxis, hoping to make recharging quick and efficient enough to speed the takeup of non-polluting cabs. The project will use induction technology, with charging plates installed in the road at taxi ranks linking to receivers […]


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New Zealand Announces Plans For Gun Reform Following Mosque Shootings

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New Zealand Announces Plans For Gun Reform Following Mosque Shootings, New zealand prime minister Jacinta Ardem said her cabinet would ensure gun reforms and guns are been controlled in the country and alos placing a permaneny ban on semiautomatic rifles following the friday mas shootings leaving 50 people dead. She went on to add that […]


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Ethiopian Airlines Flight Crashes Killing All 157 passengers On Board

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An ethiopian airline bound for Nairobi Kenya from Addis Ababa is said to crash with 149 passengers on board and 8 crew members crashed leaving not survivors. the Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane lost control from the air flight controller just 6 minutes after take off. The Ethiopian Airlines in an interview yhay Kenya had […]


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World’s Oldest Man Dies at 113 Years Old

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A 113-year-old Japanese man, Masazo Nonaka, recognized in April 2018 by Guinness World Records as the world’s oldest male, died on Sunday. According to Nonaka’s granddaughter Yuko, Masazo passed from natural causes while sleeping peacefully at his home in Ashoro, Japan. Nonaka was born on July 25, 1905 and grew up with seven siblings. In […]


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China to collect samples from moon

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China will launch a probe to collect samples from the moon around the end of this year, a space official says, after Beijing hailed a successful touchdown of a Chinese probe on the far side of the moon. China’s National Space Administration applauded the event as a first that “lifted the mysterious veil” of the […]


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Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Center Set to become China’s Tallest Skyscraper

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Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill( AS +GG) architecture  have won the right to design the Shimao Longgang Master Plan that includes a 700-meter tall skysraper called the Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Center. Set to become the tallest skyscraper in china, the project will be set between the foothills of Longcheng Park and Dayun National Park. The […]


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Russian president Vladimir Putin plays hockey in Red Square

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Vladimir Putin has been showcasing his ice hockey skills by taking part in a game in Moscow’s Red Square. The Russian president got kitted out in pads and helmet alongside defence minister Sergey Shoigu and veteran players Vyacheslav Fetisov and Pavel Bur. Saturday night’s exhibition match was part of an amateur league that the president […]


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American adventurer completes solo trek across Antarctica

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An American adventurer, Colin O’Brady has become the first person to complete a solo trek across Antarctica without assistance of any kind. O’Brady, 33, took 54 days to complete the nearly 1,000-mile (1,600-kilometer) crossing of the frozen continent from north to south. “I accomplished my goal: to become the first person in history to traverse […]


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Miss Philippines wins 2018 Miss Universe crown

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Miss Philippines Catriona Gray was crowned the winner of the 2018 Miss Universe pageant, which was held Sunday in Bangkok, Thailand. Catriana Gray was crowned Miss Universe after competing against 93 other contestants for the title. Tamaryn Green of South Africa was first runner-up, followed by Sthefany Gutiérrez of Venezuela, 


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CHECKOUT THE WORLDS MOST PRIVATE ISLAND

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If you are in search of a private island for you and your loved ones, an island wih the most possble privacy you can get , the gladden private island resort is built to give you the best privacy you are looking for – a luxury island villa meant for just one couple and probably […]


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School bans designer coats to stop ‘poverty shaming’

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A school in Merseyside has banned pupils from wearing expensive designer coats in a bid to stop “poverty-shaming” among its students.  In a letter to parents, Woodchurch High School in Birkenhead said pupils would not be allowed to wear branded coats such as Moncler, Pyrenex and Canada Goose.  Head teacher Rebekah Phillips said pupils and […]


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First ever albinism contest held in Uganda

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People with albinism in Africa face a lot of challenges in their quest to gain acceptance in society. In that feat Uganda has held its first-ever beauty contest for people with albinism. Among the twenty two candidates from six districts, the judges chose 5 men and 5 women to represent Uganda at the Mr. and […]


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Poland Marks Centenary Of Independence

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Poland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its rebirth as an independent state on Sunday with a multitude of events across the country, including marches, Masses, and the national hymn being sung in more than 600 public places. With celebrations around the country and the national white-and-red flag fluttering from buildings and buses. Poland regained […]


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China warns citizens against using marijuana in Canada

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China has become the latest Asian country to warn its citizens in Canada about marijuana after it was legalized for recreational use there. A statement posted on the website of the Chinese consulate in Toronto reminds citizens in its jurisdiction to avoid using marijuana to ensure their physical and mental health. Canada legalized the sale of recreational marijuana […]


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Sahle-Work Zewde becomes Ethiopia’s first female president

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‎Ethiopian lawmakers picked career diplomat Sahle-Work Zewde to replace Mulatu Teshome who resigned as president.  The position of president is ceremonial in Ethiopia, with executive power vested in the office of the prime minister, but the appointment is deeply symbolic and follows up on last week’s cabinet reshuffle in which made half the ministers are […]