Monday, 22 May 2017

Theresa May's Tories facing huge election backlash over manifesto pledges that target pensioners

Theresa May is under ­growing pressure as Tory policies that attack the elderly started to unravel.
Critics believe social care reforms, dubbed the “dementia tax”, and the axing of winter fuel payments will cost the PM dearly on June 8.
Minister Damian Green struggled to justify why anyone needing long-term home care should pay for it if they have assets worth £100,000 or more.
The Work and Pensions Secretary also refused to say how many pensioners would lose help with their heating bills – worth up to £300 a year – under means-testing outlined in the Tory manifesto.
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Billboard Music Awards red carpet arrivals: John Legend, Kate Beckinsale, Noah Cyrus, Sam Hunt and more

The red carpet has been rolled out and the stars are out in force for this year's Billboard Music Awards.
Crooner John Legend was among some of the first famous faces to pose for pictures in the sweltering heat outside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The singer, who attended without wife Chrissy Teigen, looked sharp in a white shirt and blue blazer and matching trousers.
Actress Kate Beckinsale wasn't far behind him, and dazzled in a colourful plunging print dress which was nipped in at the waist and featured a flowing gown.
Miley's little sister Noah turned up the heat in a black crop top and matching wide leg trousers, while stunner Vanessa Hudgens went down the demure route.
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Sunday, 21 May 2017

Meek Mill, Adesua Etomi and Banky W turn up for Igho Sanomi's birthday in Dubai (photos)

Billionaire businessman, Igho Sanomi, added a year on 17th of May. There was a big celebration in honor of the philanthropist and in attendance were Nigerian celebrities Banky W and his fiance Adesua Etomi. International Hip-hop artiste, Meek Mill was also a guest at the luxurious party. More photos after the cut...

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Morrissey has yet another row - this time with a very fiery television personality

As dinner companions get, outspoken singer Morrissey and fiery US television personality Judge Judy make an unlikely pair.
So it is perhaps little surprise that the former Smiths front man wanted to “ram her face into her own spaghetti” during a recent meal with the Statesider, Judge Judy Sheindlin.
Asked to describe the “last row” he had, the Manchester-raised LA resident and staunch animal rights activist told the Mail on Sunday’s Event magazine: “I once sat on the next table to Judge Judy, and for three solid hours she would not stop talking.
“The woman sitting with her contributed one or two ‘umms’, but Judge Rude-y could not shut up. I was ready to ram her face into her own spaghetti.”
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Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall tipped to play Princess Jasmine in Guy Ritchie's Aladdin remake

She already enjoys a successful career as a pop star.
But, never one to rest on her laurels, it now seems that Little Mix's Jade Thirlwall  is set to branch out - by becoming an actress.
According to a report in The Sun, the chart-topper is in talks to play Princess Jasmine in Guy Ritchie's live-action remake of Disney's Aladdin.
The 24 year-old - who's a huge Disney fan - is said to be on the verge of signing a contract for the coveted gig, which would mark her very first solo venture.

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Brian May talks about Freddie Mercury's desperate battle with AIDs and how it cost him his foot

He has never really shared details of Freddie Mercury's battle with AIDS.
But, this week, Queen's guitarist Brain May has shocked fans by revealing the extent to which the disease took its physical toll.
Writing in new picture book, Queen in 3-D, the 69 year-old says the late singer/songwriter lost most of his foot shortly before his death.
"The problem was actually his foot - and, tragically there was very little left of it," he explained to The Sunday Times Magazine.

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Thursday, 11 May 2017

Facebook begins crack down on spam websites

On Wednesday, Facebook announced plans to start cracking down on links to "low-quality" web pages as part of the company's plan to show people "fewer misleading posts, and more informative posts." Facebook is starting with the ratio of ads to actual content; a page with too many ads and not enough original text or images is considered spam.
If a site's ads are "disruptive, shocking, or malicious," Facebook will make sure fewer people can see and click on it. The company continues to explain that the links aren't being banned; if you post one it will still appear on your wall but their news feed ranking will drop and they will be seen by far fewer people if anyone at all. 

The changes will happen over the next few months, and Facebook says it could mean a boost in traffic for publishers that produce quality content.
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Thursday, 4 May 2017

Trump Admin: Regina Askia Williams shares the kind of questions U.S Immigration officers asked her

In a post on Facebook hours ago, ex-beauty queen and former Nollywood actress turned U.S based nurse, Regina Askia-Williams, wrote;
"15 years in America as a green card holder, i never felt any type of pressure to change status, all these years until Trump came. I always thought the blue passport was not necessary afterall i was still nursing big political ambitions for Nigeria.
I never cared for the inconvenience of being separated from the rest of my family who are all Americans to boot, ( except Stephy who is French) when ever we had to pass through immigrations on our many travels. And then Trump and his extreme vetting policies which by the way folks is no joke.

"Questions like forsaking all royalty and titles, will you bear arms for the country, when and why did your name change from Imaobong to Regina, have you ever been arrested, do you have any criminal records, do you owe money under a different name, when did you first come into America, when and where did you get married, how many times have you been married, what was your entry point into the country ( to ensure I did not float over on a log or scurry over in a tunnel). Why does your adopted daughter have the same name as you ( africans know its a thing of honor to have a child named after you), what is your source of income, what outstanding fees do you owe ( at this point my heart flutters, maybe Great Lakes has told them things about school loans). I was surprised they didn't ask if I was born female. Anyway after all said and done..... I got a handshake and walked out of there as............"

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Wednesday, 3 May 2017

TRENDING: Banky W and Adesuwa broke the internet today after announcing their engagement

Nigerian celebrity couple, Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi who broke the internet today after announcing their engagement on social media, is set to finally tie the knot this year.
Adesuwa & Banky
 popular Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi, took to her Instagram page to announce that she has accepted marriage proposal from Nigerian R&B singer, Olubankole Wellington a.ka Banky W.
Few minutes later, the multi-award winning singer, also took to his social media page to share his love story with the actress and also announced their engagement and prospective celebrity wedding.

Latest reports which emerged online has it that the latest couple will have their traditional introduction ceremony on Saturday, May 6.
According to an exclusive report by Stella Dimoko Korkus, the duo’s parents are currently meeting in Lagos in preparation for the traditional wedding introduction, adding that the wedding may hold in South Africa in November this year.

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#JusticeForKhadijaBashir: See new heartbreaking photo of 8-month-old child raped in Kano

Fahad Ibrahim Danladi yesterday, May 1, visited Khadijah Bashir, at the Murtala Muhammed Teaching Hospital in Kano.

The little girls was raped by her mother's female friend and husband when she was 6 month old. She was severely injured to the extent that she had to undergo surgery which was successful. She is 8month old now and is currently receiving medical attention at Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Kano.

The case is in Kano high court and the culprit hired 10 lawyers. Khadija's father doesn't have money to hire any lawyer and she need justice.

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