Two unidentified people have been booked for stealing from the donation box of a temple on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. The complaint was lodged by Rahul Nigde, 28, a member of the trust which maintains the Ganapati temple located at Central Avenue road, PMC ground, Kalyaninagar. The police have recovered the closed circuit television (CCTV) footage of the incident. According to the police, the duo broke into the temple through a window. Post entering the temple, they broke open the donation box and fled with the money, the same way they had entered. On their way out, the two also tried to break the donation box at a Saibaba temple located near the Ganpati temple. A case under Sections 379 (punishment for theft), 427 (mischief causing damage to the amount of fifty rupees) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered at Yerawada police station against unidentified persons. Assistant police inspector Balbhim … [Read more...] about Unidentified duo steals money from donation box at Ganpati temple in Kalyaninagar
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration has no free money to give to everybody but it will continue to provide infrastructural facilities to all parts of the country with the meager resources available. The president stated this at the closing ceremony of train the trainer workshop on voter education organized by the All Progressives Congress Directorate of Election Planning and Monitoring in Abuja on Monday. President Buhari pledged that the APC led administration would continue to build more roads, rail lines and provide more power for speedy transformation of the country. He, therefore, charged participants of the workshop to convince ordinary voters on the need to vote APC in the forthcoming elections He said: “Please try and convince our ordinary voters for the sacrifice they are making that as far as this system is concerned we are all the same because I have one vote each. “Let them feel they are important enough as Nigerian citizens. Therefore, we … [Read more...] about We don’t have money to dash out but infrastructural facilities, says President Buhari
THOUSANDS of music fans have been left hundreds of pounds out of pocket after Boardmasters music festival was cancelled with just 12 hours notice over weather warnings. The five-day event was scheduled to kick off today in Newquay, Cornwall, with 50,000 revellers paying hundreds to watch artists such as Florence And The Machine and Foals. But organisers pulled the plug late on August 6 after the Met Office warned of wild weather, including heavy rain and dangerous high winds this weekend. It's left fans wondering if they can get ticket refunds, as well as their money back for travel and other accommodation they may have booked. Here's what we know.Can I get a refund of my ticket? Boardmasters has confirmed it will refund tickets purchased from Boardmasters and via official ticket sellers in full at face value, although it's yet to say how and when the refunds will be processed.In a statement the festival said: "We confirm that anyone who purchased tickets via the Boardmasters website … [Read more...] about Boardmasters festival 2019 – why has it been cancelled and can I get a refund on tickets or travel?
When asked to volunteer their time to charity, Americans are likely to give more money.Participants in an online survey read a statement about lung cancer and a cancer research foundation's mission. The participants who were asked to donate time eventually pledged more than those who weren't asked: $36.44 versus $24.46.In the second test, the same researchers introduced undergraduate college students to HopeLab, a nonprofit organization that serves children with chronic illnesses. The average donation level was nearly five times higher for participants who were first asked about donating their time to the organization."Because time consumption is associated with emotional experiences, thinking about donating time reminds people of the happiness achieved through helping others," conclude the researchers, Wendy Liu at UCLA and Jennifer Aaker of Stanford University.A third study replicated the findings of the first two and explored the feelings that arose when people thought about … [Read more...] about Asked to Volunteer Time, People Give Money
With phones getting more and more power hungry, you will constantly find yourself running out of battery. This is where portable power banks come in. They make sure that your mobile phone usage doesn’t stop when you’re on the go. When it comes to battery size, 10,000mAh should be more than enough for all kinds of needs. Check out these power banks to stay powered up.Ambrane Capsule-10KThe Capsule 10K is a Lithium Polymer Power Bank by Ambrane. As the name suggests, it has a 10,000mAh battery that you can use to charge your phone multiple times, depending upon which phone it is. It is made from strong ABS plastic giving it durability. It is also quite compact and easy to carry around so you can just toss it in your bag and forget about it. The chipset inside has 9-layer protection ensuring all round safety of the power bank. There are 2 USB ports with a maximum output of 5V/2.4A. The Capsule 10K has an LED charging indicator that shows you how much battery your power bank … [Read more...] about Here are the top value-for-money 10,000mAh power banks
By Prince Okafor With an investment of over $175 million in its Fabrication Yard in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, indigenous oil & gas servicing company MG Vowgas Limited says its plan to build Nigeria’s first ever modular refinery next year is on course. It’s Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, MR. GODWIN IZOMOR, said before the end of the year, the project’s components will be assembled. Why it is important to rally round Air Peace now(Opens in a new browser tab) In this interview with Prince Okafor, he also said the company has concluded agreement with the Research Department of the Federal Ministry of Defense to start building made-in-Nigeria ballistic airboats for use in the country. He, however, said there is need to halt or, at least, reduce capital flight to deepen local content and also remove the power sector from the exclusive list in order to open the sector to investments. Tell us a brief background of MG Vowgas Limited The … [Read more...] about We must cut capital flight to deepen local content in Nigeria- MG Vowgas