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August 16, 2017 3:48 PM In the Battle for Best Premium Smartphone on the Planet, Apple's iPhone 7 Crushed Samsung's Galaxy S8 in Q2

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, the Samsung Galaxy S8 was the world's best-selling Android smartphone model in the second quarter of 2017. Samsung's S8 and S8+ smartphone models together shipped an impressive 19 million units worldwide. Of course while that was impressive, it was Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7-Plus that stole 2

August 16, 2017 2:00 AM Trump Asks, ‘What About the Alt-Left?’ Here’s an Answer

But there is one stark difference between the violence on the two sides: The police said that James Alex Fields Jr. of Ohio drove his car into a crowd and killed at least one person, Heather Heyer. Mr. Fields was charged with second-degree murder. Get the latest on the aftermath of the Charlottesville, Va., violence — and other major news — delivered 4

August 15, 2017 10:08 AM Women’s brains more active than men’s — RESEARCH

LARGEST functional brain imaging study to date has identified specific brain differences between women and men, according to a new report in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. The researchers compared 46,034 brain SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) imaging studies provided by nine clinics, quantifying differences between the brains of men and women 1

August 14, 2017 6:15 PM Ghana lost $3bn under Mahama over dumsor –Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said Ghana lost about $3 billion in economic activities during the power crisis that hit the nation under the Mahama administration. Akufo-Addo who quoted figures from the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) said the country lost about GHc618 million in economic activity in 2014 alone which he said is “equivalent 2

August 14, 2017 6:03 PM Ghana loses $680 million dollars through power crisis

Accra, Aug. 14, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday disclosed that the nation lost $680million dollars in 2014 alone equivalent to two per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as revealed by the Institute for Social Statistics and Economic Research (ISSER). He said the four years of power crisis led to a loss of more than three 1

August 13, 2017 6:26 AM A reckoning in Charlottesville

In the middle of Emancipation Park in Charlottesville on Saturday, two young women, one white and one black, took each other's hands and held them tightly, and with their other hands they gripped the steel barrier in front of them. A few feet away, a young white man with a buzzed haircut and sunglasses leaned towards them over a facing barrier. "You'll 3

August 12, 2017 4:34 PM NCCE to embark on nationwide education on Local Governance Act

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) is to embark on nationwide exercise to sensitise citizens on the new Local Governance Act 936. Dr Eric Osae, a Dean at the Institute of Local Government Studies, said the public education was necessary so the populace would keep abreast with provisions in the Act. He was speaking at a sensitization forum 2

August 11, 2017 6:50 PM All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining

Accra - Ghana has long been known for its bountiful gold reserves and was called "the Gold Coast" during its colonial era. But illegal mining in Africa's second largest producer is taking a heavy human as well as environmental and economic toll with more than $2bn lost to the practice last year alone. Campaigners have been lobbying against illegal mining 3

August 11, 2017 4:42 PM Shanxi Mines asked to register as large scale mining company

Gbane (UE), Aug. 11, GNA – Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, has ordered Shanxi Ghana Mining Company Limited to apply for a large scale mining license to pay the appropriate taxes and royalties to the state. at the Gbane Community in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region but was not registered as a large scale

August 11, 2017 12:45 PM If Trump wants a nuclear attack against North Korea, his military advisers have few other options

The dueling threats issued by President Trump and the North Korean military have prompted questions about U.S. procedures to launch a preemptive nuclear attack. The answer is stark: If the president wants to strike, his senior military advisers have few options but to carry it out or resign. The arrangement has existed for decades, but is salient after 1