Serena Williams defeats Venus to clinch record 23rd Grand Slam title

Serena Williams pushed sentiments aside in an emotion-charged 6-4 6-4 defeat of sister Venus to win the Australian Open on Saturday and a record 23rd grand slam title in the professional era. Tortured by nerves in a tense family affair, Serena had to produce some of her best tennis to overcome Venus who won the… Read More Serena Williams defeats Venus to clinch record 23rd Grand Slam title

Microsoft’s market value tops $500billion since 2000

Microsoft Corp’s market capitalization topped $500 billion for the first time since 2000 on Friday, after the technology giant’s stock rose following another quarter of results that beat Wall Street’s expectations. Shares of the world’s biggest software company rose as much as 2.1 percent to $65.64, an all-time high, in early trading, valuing the company… Read More Microsoft’s market value tops $500billion since 2000

Three soldiers dead as Boko Haram militants storm military base in Borno

Suspected members of Boko Haram have invaded a military camp of ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’ in Kamuya village of Buratai ward of Biu Local Government Area of Borno state, where they sacked the soldiers at their duty post, before carting away arms and ammunitions, sources have revealed. Following the attack, three soldiers were feared dead. Kamuya… Read More Three soldiers dead as Boko Haram militants storm military base in Borno

President Trump suspends entry from some countries, refugee program

President Donald Trump on Friday put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the United States and temporarily barred visitors from Syria and some other Muslim-majority countries, saying the moves would help protect Americans from terrorist attacks. Civil rights groups condemned the measures as discriminatory. “I’m establishing new vetting measures to keep radical Islamic terrorists… Read More President Trump suspends entry from some countries, refugee program