Woman’s Arms Found in 63 Year Old Russian Professor’s Bag

Oleg Sokolov, 63, was drunk and fell into the river as he tried to dispose of body parts, Russian media said. Police then found the decapitated body of Anastasia Yeshchenko, 24, at his home in the city of St Petersburg. Prof Sokolov is a Napoleon expert who has received France’s Légion d’Honneur. “He has admitted […]

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Scottish man Launches Rocket Firework From His Backside

A man was caught on camera launching a firework rocket from his backside in a dangerous stunt.  Safety experts slammed the reckless behaviour after footage circulated on Twitter .  The video shows another man lighting a firework held in the other’s bottom. As the fuse is burning, sparks appear to melt his top, with a friend shouting […]

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Trump booed at UFC fight night in New York

President Donald Trump was loudly booed on Saturday for the second time in a week at a sporting event as he attended a UFC fight in New York. Trump, wearing a dark suit and a red tie, pumped his fist and waved at the crowd as he walked into the city’s iconic Madison Square Garden […]

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Messi finally returns to Argentina squad after 3-month int’l suspension

Argentina have announced the latest squad for their November fixtures against Brazil and Uruguay, Messi returns after 3-month international suspension, Aguero also included. Argentina play Brazil on 15 November in Saudi Arabia and then face Uruguay and Luis Suárez in Israel on 19 November in warm-up friendlies ahead of the start of the Copa América qualifiers […]

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Baghdadi’s body disposed of at sea by US military

The body of Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was buried at sea by the US military after he killed himself during the weekend raid on his Syrian hideout, a Pentagon source told AFP on Monday. No details were given on where or when the body was disposed of, but it paralleled the 2011 […]

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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: IS Leader is Dead Trump Announces (Video)

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS, is dead after a U.S.-led raid in Syria, President Trump confirmed on Sunday. After Baghdadi was cornered in a tunnel by U.S. forces, he killed himself and three of his children, detonating an explosive vest. No U.S. military personnel died in the raid. Trump said a large number […]

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Doctor suspended in Portugal after baby born without a face

Portugal has suspended an obstetrician suspected of negligence after a baby was born without a face, in a case that has shocked the country. The baby, Rodrigo, was born on October 7 without a nose, eyes or part of his skull but the deformities were only discovered during his delivery at a hospital in Setubal, […]

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First Person to walk on space dies

Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov, who became the first person in history to spacewalk in 1965, has died aged 85. Tethered to a spaceship by a 4.8m (16ft) cable, the Russian floated above Earth for 12 minutes. “You just can’t comprehend it. Only out there can you feel the greatness – the huge size of all […]

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Surgeon Transplants Heart Of 35-Year-Old Woman To 12-Year-Old Girl

The heart of a 35-year-old woman, who suffered from brain death, was successfully transplanted into a 12-year-old girl on Friday September 28 in Tehran after being transferred by air medical services from Imam Reza Hospital in Tabriz to Shariati Hospital in Tehran. There is a nearly 600-kilomerter distance between Tabriz and Tehran and the heart […]

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Archie Just Made His First Appearance on the Family’s Royal Tour

Four-month-old Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor made his royal tour debut on Wednesday morning, joining proud parents Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for a visit to the Tutu Legacy Foundation in Cape Town. The Sussexes met with human rights activist Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter, Thandeka. Baby Archie attended his first royal engagement in South Africa with […]

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35 killed, 13 injured at wedding party during Afghan army raid

At least 35 civilians attending a wedding party were killed and 13 people wounded during a raid by Afghan government forces on a militant hideout nearby, two officials in southern Helmand province said on Monday. The house officials said was being used by the Taliban to train suicide bombers was located adjacent to a wedding […]

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Kevin Hart’s Sex Tape Partner Sues for $60 Million

The Woman in Kevin Hart‘s 2017 sex tape wants $60M from the star! Kevin Hart is having a BAD month 😖 According to TMZ he just got hit with a lawsuit by the woman in the sex tape that JT Jackson was arrested for trying to extort Kev with. Montia Sabbag claims Kev conspired with his boy […]

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Jurgen Klopp Jokes ‘Maybe I’ll Retire’ at the End of Liverpool Contract

Jurgen Klopp has again hinted he may walk away from football when his contract with Liverpoolexpires in 2022.  The Reds boss was in Germany early this week to receive a prestigious coach of the year award from an influential newspaper in his homeland. And true to his character, he offered a quip in an interview after […]

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Germany set to deport new set of Nigerian migrants

The deportees, whose number could not be ascertained at press time, The Nation learnt, will depart Frankfurt Airport at 8 am and arrive the Murtala Mohammed International Airport between 2pm and 3pm. The deportation, if eventually carried out, will be the third in a space of two months by the German government. Two batches of […]

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Met Police officer investigated after ‘having sex’ on Big Brother Naija

A Met Police officer is being investigated after appearing on Nigeria’s Big Brother despite being refused permission by bosses. Khafi Kareem, once a ‘poster girl’ for the promotion of female and black staff, is a contestant on the overseas version of the reality show. Ms Kareem, 29, was pictured alongside Commissioner Cressida Dick as the Met celebrated […]

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Happy 58th Birthday Barack Obama

President Barack Hussein Obama II was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. His mother, Stanley Ann Dunham, was a white American from Wichita, Kansas. His father, Barack Obama Sr., who was black, was from Alego, Kenya.  Barack Obama, in full Barack Hussein Obama II, (born August 4, 1961, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.), 44th president of the United States (2009–17) and the first African American to hold the […]

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Nine dead in Dayton, shooter dead, 16 injured in second mass shooting in 24 hours

Nine people have been killed and at least 16 injured in a shooting early on Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, police have said. The suspected gunman is also dead, according to police. The injured have been taken to the local Miami Valley hospital, spokeswoman Terrea Little said. She could not confirm their conditions. The shooting came […]

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Real Madrid confirm Zidane’s brother Farid has died aged 54

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane has left the club’s pre-season tour of North America due to a family matter yesterday. And today the club announce that the manager’s brother Farid Zidane has passed away, and expressed condolences. Zidane left Los Blancos’ training camp on Friday to fly back to Spain and be with his […]

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Barcelona sign Japan international Hiroki Abe

Barcelona sign Kashima Antlers midfielder and Japan international Hiroki Abe for reported €2 million. A medical and personal terms are the only things standing in the forward’s way after his current club confirmed a move to Camp Nou is on the cards The 20-year-old appeared in all three matches for his nation in this summer’s Copa […]

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