Category Archives: Around The World

Former Flying Eagles Captain, Isaac Promise Dies at 31

Former Nigeria, Genclerbirligi, and Trabzonspor striker Isaac Promise has passed away at the age of 31. Austin Bold FC chairman, Bobby Epstein announced the player passed away on Wednesday. “The greatest loss a team can suffer is not on the scoreboard, it’s the death of a fellow teammate,” wrote Epstein. “It’s with shock and grief that…

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Bayern Munich Brush Aside Tottenham In UCL 7-2 Win

Mauricio Pochettino’s side allowed a 2-0 lead slip in Greece against Olympiacos during matchday one, leaving with a 2-2 draw.In Yesterday’s match Son Heung-min gave them a 12th-minute lead, which was well deserved but Spurs missed a couple of opportunities to double their lead. Joshua Kimmich scored a brilliant equaliser from outside the box before…

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Scientists Discover Lost Continent Hidden Under Southern Europe

Researchers have discovered a hidden continent on Earth, but it’s not Atlantis. They found it while reconstructing the evolution of Mediterranean region’s complex geology, which rises with mountain ranges and dips with seas from Spain to Iran. The continent is called Greater Adria. It’s the size of Greenland and it broke off from North Africa,…

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Mugabe Died Of Advanced Cancer – Zimbabwean Media

Zimbabwe’s founding president Robert Mugabe had “advanced cancer” when he died in hospital in Singapore on September 6, the state-owned newspaper reported on Monday. The former guerilla leader, who died aged 95, came to power at the end of white minority rule in 1980 and ruled Zimbabwe uninterrupted for 37 years and seven months. He…

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Ivorian Chelsea Legend Didier Drogba Named Ballon d’Or Ambassador

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been chosen as France Football’s Ballon d’Or ambassador on Thursday. The former Blues star will co-host the award ceremony set for December 2 in Paris, and will present the trophy. “I feel honoured to present this prestigious award. I see it as an acknowledgement of my career and its exemplarity,” Drogba said in a…

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Mother Kills One-Year-Old Baby By Rubbing Heroin on Her Gums ‘So She Could Sleep’

Kimberly Nelligan, 33, is said to have used the substance on one year-old Jordy at least 15 times before the infant died in October 2018. The little girl was found dead at her home in Bangor, Maine, by emergency responders, with Nelligan arrested in connection with her death on Monday. Nelligan gave the finger to…

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Indonesian Couples Flogged For Displaying Affection in Public

A trio of canoodling couples was publicly flogged in Indonesia’s Aceh province on Thursday, charged with breaking local Islamic law that outlaws public displays of affection. Despite international condemnation, whipping is a common punishment for a range of offences in the deeply conservative region on Sumatra island, including gambling, drinking alcohol, and having gay or…

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Barcelona Open Contract Talks with 16-Year-Old Ansu Fati Following Impressive Run

Spanish giant, Barcelona have opened contract talks with teenager Ansu Fati following his blistering start to the season, according to CatRadio. The 16-year-old became Barcelona’s youngest ever scorer and the third-youngest scorer in the history of La Liga when he netted against Osasuna last month before following that up with another strike against Valencia on Saturday. He only signed a new deal through to…

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10-year-old Boy Dies After Consuming Supermarket Burger

A French boy aged 10, who fell gravely ill in 2011 after consuming a beef burger from supermarket discounter Lidl that was infected with E.coli bacteria, has died of complications stemming from his poisoning, the family’s lawyer said. The boy, Nolan, died on Saturday “as a consequence of his poisoning”, the family’s lawyer Florence Rault…

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