Category Archives: Around The World

ICYMI: COVID-19 Claims More Than 600,000 Lives Globally, Reports Say

According to latest tally from AFP, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has claimed more than 600,000 lives worldwide. The update was made known via their official website on Sunday. Globally, a count based on official data showed that a total of 600,523 deaths were recorded out of 14,233,355 cases, including 205,065 deaths in Europe — the worst-affected continent. The…

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Kanye West Breaks Down In Tears During His First 2020 Presidential Campaign Rally

On Sunday July 19, Kanye West held his first political rally at the Exquis Event Center in North Charleston, South Carolina on Sunday, July 19 but the result has left him facing backlash from many unimpressed social media users. The event began around 5:00 p.m. local time with Kanye mounting a makeshift stage wearing a bulletproof vest. There was…

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OB Cuisine: Let Diary Of A Kitchen Lover Teach You How To Prepare “Peppered Snail”

Pro food blogger, Tolani of Diary of a Kitchen Lover is here again with a new delicacy tutorial and this time, it’s ‘Peppered snail’. This simple delicacy is loved by many, it can either be eaten alone or as a side dish. She also says it’s the “easiest” of preparing it. Let’s find out how true, shall…

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Bollywood Star Aishwarya Rai & Daughter Contract COVID-19, Admitted In Hospital

Bollywood star, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been admitted to an hospital in Mumbai, India along with her eight-year-old daughter Aaradhya, nearly a week after they tested positive to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Her actor husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan are already in the same hospital, the highest-profile personalities to have been infected in the country, which…

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US Congressman & Civil Rights Icon, John Lewis, Passes Away At 80

US civil rights champion, John Lewis has passed away on Friday July 18, 2020. The US congressman, aged 80, excelled at what he liked to call “good trouble” — standing up against racial injustice to forge a better nation. The African-American icon marched with Martin Luther King Jr, was nearly beaten to death by police, and later as a sitting congressman…

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COVID-19: India’s Toll Surges Past One Million As Global Crisis Worsens

On Friday July 17, India became the third country in the world to hit the grim milestone of million coronavirus cases, following Brazil and the United States where infections are still on the rise. According to Aljazeera, the virus has killed more than 588,000 people and infected nearly 14 million around the world since first being detected…

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US, UK, Canada Accuse Russia Of Hacking COVID-19 Vaccine Research

Spies from Russia have been accused by the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) of trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine being developed in laboratories in Oxford and the United States. According to the BBC, security services have warned that Russian spies were targeting organisations trying to develop coronavirus vaccine in the UK, US and Canada.…

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Residents Terrified As Earthquake Hits Different Parts Of India

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter Scale sent residents of Rajkot in Gujarat, India into panic on Thursday morning July 16 as they reportedly rushed out of their homes terrified. According to National Center for Seismology (NCS), the earthquake was felt at around 07:40 am while tremors of the early morning earthquake…

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OB Cuisine: WATCH Dobby’s Signature Whip Up This Minced Meat Pasta Recipe

Dobby’s Signature is back in the kitchen with her magic fingers and on this episode of her weekly Insta-vlog, she’s teaching us how to make a simple lunch delicacy that everyone will love. This recipe is Minced Meat Pasta, and it was quick, fast and absolutely delicious. “Minced meat pasta would be perfect for lunch today don’t…

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