No business, no boozing, no casual sex: when Togo turned off the internet

n 5 September, at about 10am, the government of Togo cut off the internet. The plan was to limit the threat from a growing number of young people around the country who were mobilising online and talking of toppling the government.  Togo’s president, Faure Gnassingbé, at the presidential palace in Lomé following confirmation of his third term […]

Betty Cuthbert: Four-time Olympic gold medallist an inspiration on and off the track

Updated yesterday at 11:09am Media player: “Space” to play, “M” to mute, “left” and “right” to seek. VIDEO: “Golden Girl” Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79 (ABC News) RELATED STORY: Original Olympic ‘golden girl’ Betty Cuthbert dies MAP: Mandurah 6210 Among the many tributes paid to Betty Cuthbert upon news of her death at age 79, a touching tweet from Cathy Freeman […]

Royal Children’s Hospital staff ripped off in computer pay glitch

HUNDREDS of Royal Children’s Hospital staff have either not been paid or been underpaid due to a payroll glitch that has plagued the hospital for two months. The introduction of a new payroll system in May, which is overseen by Melbourne Health, has left many of the RCH’s 5000 medical and other workers with empty […]

Kidnap victim Denise Huskins, once accused of hoax, fends off social media attack

An undated photo released by the Vallejo Police Department shows Denise Huskins. (File photo courtesy of the Vallejo Police Department) By KEITH SHARON / STAFF WRITER FACEBOOK TWITTER EMAIL COMMENTS PRINT SEND PDF She was kidnapped, beaten, stuffed in the trunk of a car and called a liar by police before she was vindicated. Now, […]

Take Some Scenic Roads Off Main to Rejuvenate

How do you stay fresh, motivated and inspired? This is a popular discussion that comes up in my conversations with small business owners. Those that have been around and have navigated changing times know the value of the “long game” and balancing work and time off. Finding new ideas, people, goals and projects to rejuvenate […]

Black Friday 2016: Sony Teases PS4 Digital Deals With Upto 60 Percent Off

Black Friday 2016: Sony Teases PS4 Digital Deals With Upto 60 Percent Off HIGHLIGHTS PS4 games will be heavily discounted from November 24 Sony has not divulged which games will be discounted PS Plus members may get a larger discount The Xbox One isn’t the only current generation console with a Black Friday sale. Sony […]

Asheville gallery hosts worldwide calligraphy conference, show off

A show of fingers 2016, the thirty fifth annual global calligraphy convention, will take place June 25-July 2 at Warren Wilson university in Swannanoa. that is the primary time that this convention may be hosted by using a Southeastern U.S. metropolis. To honor this event, Grovewood Gallery has invited a number of global–renowned calligraphers, such […]

The Elder Scrolls Travels: Oblivion PSP pictures suggests Off What might have been

HIGHLIGHTS Unseen footage of a cancelled Elder Scrolls PSP recreation has surfaced. It shows off sprawling places and a running fight machine. the game changed into cancelled due to budgetary constraints. even as The Elder Scrolls series has been a industrial achievement, it truely came into its personalclosing generation with The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion […]

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