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Ghana to have safest road transport in Africa soon- NRSC

The Executive Director, National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah, says Ghana could soon be a country with the safest road transport system following the passing of the...

Truck veers off road at Nungua

There was chaos at Nungua Kantamanto last night when a truck carrying a container veered off the road and crashed into a parked Toyota SUV and some motorcycles. According to...

Skydiving plane crash kills nine in Sweden

Nine people died on Sunday when a plane carrying them for a parachute jump crashed in northern Sweden soon after taking off. The GippsAero GA8 Airvan, a single engine plane...

Children drive stolen car 900km across Australia

Four children packed fishing rods and money into a 4x4 before illegally driving themselves more than 900km (560 miles) across Australia, police say. The three boys and a girl -...

E/R: Over 100 perish in road accidents in first quarter

One hundred and eight persons died in road accidents within the first quarter of this year in the Eastern Region, representing a 13 percent drop of the figure during...

Turbulence injures 37 on Air Canada flight to Sydney

At least 37 people were injured on board an Air Canada flight after the plane hit severe turbulence and had to make an emergency landing. The plane, carrying 284 passengers...

South Africa adds Ghana to visa-free nations list

Ghanaians wishing to enter South Africa will no longer require a visa. South Africa's government on Wednesday added Ghana to her list of visa-free countries. The Department of Home Affairs...

Qatar Airways to commence passenger flights to Ghana

Qatar Airways, the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar, is looking to commence passenger flights to Ghana. This came to light when the Qatari Ambassador to Ghana, Mohammed Ahmad Al Homaid...

American Airlines sorry after ‘telling woman to cover up’

American Airlines has apologised after allegedly telling a female passenger to wrap herself in a blanket to hide her outfit. Dr Tisha Rowe said the incident happened on 30 June...

France to “introduce eco-tax’ on flights out of France

France will introduce an eco-tax on airlines flying out of France, which is expected to raise around €180 million from 2020, transport minister Elisabeth Borne said on Tuesday. "We have...

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Mother buries newly born baby alive

The Eastern Regional Police has arrested Jenifer Badu, 18, for allegedly burying her newly born baby boy alive in a bush at Owodokum near...

Origins of some idiomatic expressions

An idiomatic expression is a group of words which when taken together gives a different, figurative meaning than that of the individual words which make...

Man sits on toilet for 116 hours to set new Guinness record

A Belgian man spent 116 consecutive hours sitting on a toilet in a local bar in a bid to set a new Guinness World...