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July 5, 2016 9:59 AM AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT

PASADENA, Calif. — Soaring over Jupiter’s poles, a NASA spacecraft arrived at the solar system’s largest planet on a mission to peek behind the cloud tops. The final leg of the five-year voyage ended Monday when the solar-powered Juno spacecraft fired its main rocket engine and gracefully slipped into orbit around Jupiter. Mission controllers celebrated 24

July 4, 2016 12:03 PM As Eid draws closer, the big question looms: When will the moon be sighted?

The tussle is yet to resolved between those who believe the moon must be seen in order to declare Eid, and those who depend on scientific calculations. As the month of Ramzan nears conclusion, and the Muslim world gears up to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of the month of fasting and introspection, Muslims in India are confronted with a familiar 19

July 3, 2016 6:37 PM Ethiopian Airlines Re-launches Flight to Newark Liberty Airport in New Jersey at Tadias Magazine

New York (TADIAS) — Ethiopian Airlines today re-launched service between Addis Ababa and Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. The three-times per week Addis Ababa – Lome – Newark flights are to be operated by Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the airline announced. Ethiopian Airlines had previously operated service to Newark, canceling the route 23

July 1, 2016 11:16 AM ‘Brexit’ Briefing: Britain Observes a Battle, and Conservative Contenders Pipe Up

LONDON — Britain’s political crisis was set aside, at least temporarily, on Friday as leaders made their way to France to attend commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme. But the contenders to replace Prime Minister David Cameron are beginning to firm up groundwork for their campaigns, with Michael Gove making a speech a day after 24

June 30, 2016 6:09 PM The Latest: UN Security Council condemns airport attack

The United Nations Security Council is strongly condemning the triple suicide attack that killed at least 44 people and wounded hundreds at Turkey's busiest airport. Photographs of victims displayed among carnations as family members, colleagues and friends gather for a memorial ceremony at the Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, Thursday, June 30, 2016. A senior 23

June 29, 2016 4:47 PM MTN pays fresh N30bn of N330bn fine… wins NCC’s ‘superior’ internet auction

MTN Nigeria says it has paid N80 billion out of its reviewed N330 billion fine, handed down by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in October 2015. The telco has also been declared by NCC as the winner of its auction for a 10-year frequency spectrum licence for the 2.6GHz band, which is expected to “guarantee superior performance for wireless 19

June 29, 2016 2:56 PM MTN Nigeria wins 2.6 GHz auction, assures on broadband infrastructure

Accordingly, the auction process had afforded both local and foreign operators the opportunity to enjoy equal and unfettered rights of participation in line with the NCC’s desire for transparency and ensuring a level playing field for all. It would be recalled that NCC had earlier confirmed that ‎MTN’s bid was in full compliance with the relevant provisions 12

June 29, 2016 2:56 PM MTN Nigeria wins 2.6GHz spectrum auction

Africa’s biggest mobile telecoms operator MTN’s Nigerian subsidiary has won a 10-year radio spectrum licence for mobile broadband services, it said on Wednesday. The award comes after MTN said earlier this month that it would more than double its spending in Nigeria in the current fiscal year after agreeing to pay a heavily reduced fine of $1.7 billion 8

June 25, 2016 6:16 PM Updated:Two million sign UK petition for second EU vote

The website of the parliamentary petition at one point crashed due to the surge of people adding their names to the call for another nationwide poll following Thursday's historic vote. "We the undersigned call upon HM Government to implement a rule that if the remain or leave vote is less than 60 percent based (on) a turnout less than 75 percent there 10

June 24, 2016 9:22 PM ‘Brexit’ Aftershocks: More Rifts in Europe, and in Britain, Too

With all votes counted, Leave was ahead by 52 percent to 48 percent, an enormous snub to Britain’s elite. The process of withdrawal is likely to play out slowly, perhaps taking years. It will mean pulling out of the world’s largest trading zone, with 508 million residents, including the 65 million people of Britain, and abandoning a commitment to the free movement 37