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Scotland Votes as UK's Future Hangs in the Balance

Businessweek - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Voters in Scotland will today decide whether to seek independence from the U.K. in a ballot that could spell the end of a three-century-old union that once dominated the world from America to Australia and trigger a new era of self-determination across Europe ...
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iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Reviews: Apple Gets A Big Thumbs Up

Forbes - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Just before the public get their hands on the latest smartphones from Apple this Friday, the reviews of Tim Cook's new hardware are coming in.

Nigerian troops kill 'several' insurgents: army

The News International - ‎3 hours ago‎
ABUJA: Several Boko Haram insurgents have been killed in a fierce battle with Nigerian troops in a northeastern town near Maiduguri, an army statement said Wednesday.
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Chimpanzees may be natural born killers

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Washington: When rival communities of chimps interact, death is often the result. That may not sound out of the ordinary in the human world, but it's quite unusual for other animals -- other than chimps, we seem to be the only ones who go to war.
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Difficult to explain Ajax draw, admits PSG star Lucas - ‎7 minutes ago‎
The Brazilian winger played a key role in setting up the opening goal for Edinson Cavani but missed a glorious opportunity to double the visitors' lead just after the break - a miss that proved costly as Lasse Schone smashed home a free-kick to level the score ...

No More Maserati

Courthouse News Service - ‎7 hours ago‎
HOUSTON (CN) - A Tanzanian man who stole 600 people's Social Security numbers and used them to file fraudulent tax returns faces up to 24 years in federal prison - and will have to give up his Maserati.

Nnauye predicts CUF 'downfall' in Zanzibar

Daily News - ‎42 minutes ago‎
CHAMA Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) Ideology and Publicity Secretary, Mr Nape Nnauye, has claimed that CUF has laid the ground for its downfall for nodding to the formation of a government of national unity (GNU) in the Isles.
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2015: PDP Governors endorse Jonathan

The Nation Newspaper - ‎1 hour ago‎
Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as the party's sole candidate for the 2015 presidential election.
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Matoka put to rest at Kawiko

Zambia Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
LATE veteran politician and academician Peter Matoka has been buried in his home village, Kawiko, in Mwinilunga district of North-Western Province.
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Deja-hullaballoo: Another EFFing walk-out as Parliament's Mr Rich gets grilled

Daily Maverick - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rebecca Davis studied at Rhodes University and Oxford before working in lexicography at the Oxford English Dictionary. After deciding she'd rather make up words than define them, she returned to South Africa in 2011 to write for the Daily Maverick, which ...
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The Daily Star - ‎2 hours ago‎
Spared the gallows, Jamaat-e-Islami leader Delawar Hossain Sayedee will now be in prison until his death for crimes against humanity during the Liberation War in 1971.
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Richard III Killed by Sustained Attack, Suffering 9 Wounds to Head

National Geographic - ‎2 hours ago‎
A new study shows Richard III died for want of a helmet, not a horse. A photo of the skull of Richard III. A new analysis of the skull of Richard III revealed that he was stabbed repeatedly in the head before death.
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Delhi University highest ranked varsity in country

Hindustan Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Despite the flak it received over the past year because of the four-year undergraduate programme, Delhi University (DU) is still the highest ranked university in the country if the Indian Institutes of Technology are taken out of the race.
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Outspoken scholar from China's Muslim community rejects separatism charges ...

Toronto Star - ‎1 hour ago‎
URUMQI, CHINA—A high-profile Muslim Uighur scholar and government critic denied that he engaged in separatism as he stood trial Wednesday in China's far western region of Xinjiang, where authorities say terrorists are seeking an independent state.
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Dar Eyes Global Meat Markets - ‎16 hours ago‎
TANZANIA has demarcated disease free regions for livestock keeping with the view to target US and EU markets. This is in response to standard needs by the two regions that want to consume meat products from the country.
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Could Halo Reach and Halo ODST Be Next for Xbox One?

GameSided - ‎54 minutes ago‎
That is the big question asked developers 343 Industries in a recent interview. The answer, “enough people have asked about it so we are thinking about it.
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iOS 8 software bug affects health apps - ‎1 hour ago‎
A bug in Apple's new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold its HealthKit app. Apple said a bug in its HealthKit health and fitness application platform prevented its release along with the launch of its iOS 8 operating system for ...
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Strap an iPad to your face with a virtual-reality gadget for iOS

CNET - ‎4 hours ago‎
AirVR wants to make virtual reality accessible to iOS device owners by mounting iPhones and iPads right in front of their eyes. by Amanda Kooser · @akooser; 18 September 2014, 4:47 am AEST.
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Apple TV software update brings Beats Music, Family Sharing

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
The venerable Apple TV box received a minor update to version 7 software today. It offers a new Beats Music app, Family Sharing, and refined menu cosmetics.
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Baby Girl for Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling?

NDTV - ‎16 hours ago‎
Even though actors Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling haven't gone to town with this happy little news, but the two have been blessed with a a baby girl, reported People Magazine.
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Beyoncé Turns Her Back (and Booty!) Away From Photoshop Rumors With New ...

E! Online - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Now here's a Beyoncé bikini photo we can't find anything wrong with! Following new rumors that the 33-year-old singer Photoshopped her thighs in one of her latest sexy swimsuit pics (look at the stairs between her legs), Jay Z's other half shared a similar ...
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These Are the 25 Best Museums in the World

TIME - ‎3 hours ago‎
If you're booking vacations for the holidays, take note: TripAdvisor has released a list of the 25 best museums in the world. The rankings - part of TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice awards - are based on millions of reviews from travelers across the globe over ...
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Egyptian band Cairokee nominated for MTV European Music Awards

Ahram Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
The well-known Egyptian independent band Cairokee has been nominated for the MTV European Music Awards (MTV EMA) in the Best Middle East Act category, the group announced on their fan page on 16 September.
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Tsonga safely through in Metz

Sport LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
Top seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga safely booked his place in the Moselle Open quarter-finals with a 7-6 (9-7) 6-4 win over Gilles Muller.
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Shahrukh Khan revels in Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) CLT20 2014 win over ...

Cricket Country - ‎30 minutes ago‎
An elated co-owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) franchise, Shahrukh Khan expressed delight over his side's win in the opening match of the Champions League T20 (CLT20) 2014 against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Hyderabad on Thursday.
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Egharevba treble downs Nembe

SuperSport (blog) - ‎6 minutes ago‎
Frank Egharevba scored a hat-trick to help Bayelsa United ease past Nembe City with a 3-1 win in Wednesday's Glo Premier League match at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City.
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NASA finds tiniest galaxy has 'supermassive' black hole

CNET - ‎41 minutes ago‎
The agency's Hubble Space Telescope spots one of the smallest galaxies ever discovered -- with a giant black hole at its core.
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NASA's Maven spacecraft reaches Mars this weekend

CBS News - ‎1 hour ago‎
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Mars, get ready for another visitor or two. This weekend, NASA's Maven spacecraft will reach the red planet following a 10-month journey spanning 442 million miles.
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Dot Earth | Can the US and China Find Harmony in Pursuing Climate Progress?

New York Times (blog) - ‎7 hours ago‎
Jeff Goodell, who's written fine books on “big coal” and the batch of climate-manipulating ideas known as geo-engineering, has written an invaluable feature on China's energy and climate plans for Rolling Stone: “China, the Climate and the Fate of the Planet.
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BLOGS OF THE DAY: DiCaprio is United Nations Messenger of Peace

Daily Mail - ‎33 minutes ago‎
The United Nations announced on Tuesday that it will honour Leonardo DiCaprio with the title of Messenger of Peace to address the issue of climate change.
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£4.5 million cancer centre appeal launched

Essex County Standard - ‎8 hours ago‎
The public appeal, which is the biggest in the history of Colchester General Hospital, aims to raise enough money to bring cancer services - including chemotherapy and radiotherapy - together.
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China to establish mobile lab in Sierra Leone

Xinhua - ‎Sep 16, 2014‎
FREETOWN, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese government has dispatched another medical team of 59 experts and a mobile laboratory to Sierra Leone to help in the fight against the Ebola virus, the Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone Zhao Yanbo told the ...