News Reality

NATO to develop Azerbaijan’s new IPAP

NATO will develop Azerbaijan’s new Individual Partnership Action Plan (IPAP) in 2017
Read Full Article On
News.Az congratulates its readers on the World Azerbaijanis' Solidarity Day and the New Year.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place on June 14 — July 15 in 2018 at 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities
“Reply all” can wreak havoc on an email inbox. But the executives at Barron’s were in for a fresh hell when one wrong “Reply all” accidentally informed their staff of an upcoming wave o
Kunle Falayi The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has conducted a raid on shops in Aba, Abia State, and seized cartons of expired amino acid drugs whose expiry dates had be
 Temilolu Okeowo 07086620576 (sms only) Dear Madam Temilolu, I was browsing through the online Punch newspaper and saw a caption that arrested and equally drew my curiosity.
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa A 36-year-old man, Mr. Benjamin Endurance, has been dragged to court for burning her four-year-old daughter, Goodness, with hot electric heater over allegation of bedwetting. End
Veteran actress, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, is currently unhappy about the current situation of things in the country. She bared her mind on this in an interview with Saturday Beats and according to the thesp
Mr. Olusola Olatayo Ladipo-Ajayi is the outgoing CEO/Managing Director LASACO Assurance PLC. He tells Adeola Balogun and Ademola Olonilua about his life as an insurance man After 43 years of working,
Human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), speaks on his disagreement with the Nigerian Bar Association on the recent arrest of judges by the Department of State Services, allegations of corruption
The king of world music, King Sunny Ade, is still in a celebratory mood as he continues to mark his 70th birthday. A grand legacy concert in honour of the veteran musician  tagged ‘Sunny On Sunday’ ha
Fast rising Nigerian singer currently based in the US, Gabzy, told Saturday Beats that he never intended to become a singer. He said that while his parents wanted him to become a doctor or a lawyer, h
There was a time when the red-light districts of Lagos like Allen Avenue, Opebi, Ojuelegba and CMS, among others, bustled with human traffic of customers and sex traders who paraded their ‘flesh wares
Femi Aribisala, a columnist and social commentator, in this interview with GBENRO ADEOYE talks about Nigeria’s economy, politics and other issues You were one of the biggest critics of the All Progres
The Abia State Police Command has arrested and paraded three suspects, who allegedly raped a 12-year-old girl in Arochukwu Local Council Area of the state. The suspects, who are 35-year-old Chima Ochi
Chukwuneta Oby 08139149577 (SMS only) Woman, if you don’t strive for greatness and empower yourself, you will be relevant only in the kitchen, the living room and ‘the other room’.
Ovie Okpare, Warri A mobile phone software marketer, who specialises in downloading applications on mobile sets, has been reportedly found dead in a hotel room in Ovwian, Udu Council area of Delta Sta
Darey Art-Alade is the son of the late legendary jazz and highlife singer, Modupe Arthur Alade aka Art Alade, who held sway in the entertainment industry in the sixties and seventies. But as many peop
Victor Moses is finally happy at Chelsea after the arrival of Antonio Conte as manager, revealing former boss Jose Mourinho never spoke to him face to face, Dailymail reports. Mourinho returns to Stam
Elizabeth Badejo …08097360766 Marriage as an institution cannot guarantee happiness, but you can work together to sustain happiness i
Fast rising Nollywood actress, Genny Uzoma, has said being wooed by a colleague, director or producer does not translate to being sexually harassed. In a recent chat, The Husbands of Lagos actress adm
Jesusegun Alagbe It was October 2014. Schneider Electric just carried out a restructuring and some workers had to be laid off. Olabode Johnson didn’t know his name was on the list. He was shocke
In a country where human rights laws are still weak, there have been several occasions of assault by military officers on the civilians. Therefore, assuming a military officer slaps your spouse in you
Afeez Hanafi There was unease at Oluwoye community in Ibeshe, Ikorodu area of Lagos on Friday after an assailant suspected to belong to a gang of rapists in the area, killed a 30-year-old pregnant wom
Dr. Muiz Banire (SAN) clocked 50 years a few days ago. He was a lecturer before becoming a three-term commissioner in Lagos State and then the National Legal Adviser to the All Progressives Congress.
Arguably, the breast seems to be one part of a woman’s body that means different things to different people, and that could be the reason why women pay so much attention to it. Beyond the fact that it
The Benue State Police Command said its operatives on Thursday engaged in a gun duel with members of a gang that killed five residents of the state in an attack on Tuesday.  An 85-year-old woman was a
When the news broke penultimate Thursday that 21 out of the over 200 girls abducted from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State in April 2014 were released,  President Muhammadu Buhari was a
Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta A 23- year-old lady, Omolara Oluwagbemi, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for stabbing her fiance, Sodiq Dauda, to death. The incident happened on Tuesday,
Emmanuel Jimmy, 31, graduated with 4.50 CGPA from the Department of Philosophy, University of Calabar, in the 2014/2015 academic session. In this interview with TUNDE AJAJA, he reveals the secret to h
Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Umuahia Operatives of the Abia State Police Command have arrested a gang of suspected vandals of electrical installations and the sub-station of the Enugu Electrical Distribution Com
Mavin’s first lady, Tiwa Savage, got so many mouths agape when she got an international deal so many of her colleagues only fantasise about.  The singer recently signed an international deal with Jay
PETER DADA writes about the implications of a Federal High Court judgment recognising Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the forthcoming Ondo State governorship elec
Funmi Akingbade The way you express your sexuality is shaped by your acquisition of relevant knowledge. It is also by your individual personality and your past/present challenges and situations. Wheth
Singer Oritsefemi is among so many Nigerian fathers who are over-protective of their daughters and he has no apologies for that. As much as many people thought he was joking on Instagram recently when

Recent News

American experts reveal how parents should deal with digital media

A professor at the University of Michigan suggests you should not restrict your child's technology use, but rather teach them how to use it as a way to connect and create.
Read Full Article

Is this Microsoft's Surface PC? Patent reveals sleek design set to be unveiled next week

The firm is rumoured to be putting the finishing touches to an all in one desktop PC - and new patent drawings appear to reveal the machine Microsoft will unveil in New York on the 26th October.
Read Full Article

Purdue University professor reveals why people love Halloween

A professor at Purdue University reveals why so many look forward to the gross and horrifying things of Halloween. Daniel Kelly says people can get a good scare without being at risk of real danger.
Read Full Article

The universe might NOT be expanding, controversial new study claims

In contrast to the current understanding on the behaviour of the universe, researchers led by an Oxford University physicist say it instead may be expanding at a constant rate without dark energy.
Read Full Article

Iceland is using 'Thor's hammer'  to harness the power of MAGMA: Drilling rig begins work on 3 mile hole to harvest geothermal energy

The Iceland Deep Drilling Project is using its drilling rig, named Thor, to tap geothermal power below the surface. They hope to produce the hottest hole in the world - anywhere between 752 and 1832
Read Full Article

Roman emperor Titus' 'Third Wall' siege in A.D. 70 found in Jerusalem

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of an ancient tower thought to have once stood atop Jerusalem’s ‘Third Wall,’ breached during the Roman siege of the city 2,000 years ago.
Read Full Article

Halloween Costumes so Stylish You'll Want to Wear Them IRL

Planning out your costume is all about the thrill of hunt for some and hair splitting for others. Either way, it's an unwritten rule that if you're going to dress up you're...
Read Full Article

Kanye West's Emotional Birthday Present to Kim Kardashian Is Filled With Never-Before-Seen Family Moments

Kanye West just gave his wife Kim Kardashian quite possibly the best birthday present ever. The rapper took to Twitter to share what he's been hard at work on, and it seriously...
Read Full Article

What Lead to Scottie and Larsa Pippen's Divorce After 19 Years of Marriage

Larsa Pippen and her husband Scottie Pippen have decided to end their marriage after nearly two decades together. E! News confirmed the retired NBA star filed for divorce from the his...
Read Full Article

Popular Finance


Led By Student Loans, Marketplace Lending Securitization Volume Soars

2016 has been a challenging year for marketplace lenders.Increased regulatory scrutiny, investor discomfort, competition from Goldman Sachs (with the launch of Marcus personal loans) and the resignati
Read Full Article

M&G PROPERTY PORTFOLIO reopens having shut its doors after the EU referendum

For the first time since shutting its doors after the EU referendum, investors will be able to pay into or withdraw money from the M&G fund from November 4.
Read Full Article

UPDATE 2-INSIGHT-New NYC law, San Francisco lawsuit highlight global risks for Airbnb

SAN FRANCISCO/BERLIN, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Airbnb, the online lodging service that investors now believe is worth $30 billion, faces a reckoning.
Read Full Article

UPDATE 1-Eaton Vance taking over responsible-investment manager Calvert

BOSTON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Eaton Vance Corp on Friday said it will take over Calvert Investment Management, once a trailblazer in socially responsible investing that lately has struggled with investor
Read Full Article

Petrobras approves settlements for four New York-based lawsuits

SAO PAULO, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras said on Friday its board has approved settlements for four lawsuits sought by investors in New York Federal Court and it currentl
Read Full Article

AT&T may acquire Time Warner

It could happen very soon        
Read Full Article

15 of the best tech deals this weekend

We've found something for everyone.        
Read Full Article

Back to bourbon making: Jim Beam workers OK contract

Employees wanted less overtime, more full-time hiring.        
Read Full Article

Mexico arrests ex-police chief of city where 43 students disappeared

The former police chief of Iguala, Mexico, where 43 students went missing in 2014, was arrested Friday after two years at large in a development that Mexican authorities and relatives of the disap
Read Full Article