March 24, 2017

Review Category : PEOPLE

Meet the six-year old who is the world’s youngest DJ

For six-year old Amber Jacobs, playing with dolls and throwing lavish tea parties in their honour is simply not enough. The Ozzy Osbourne fan is set to become the world’s youngest DJ, according to Daily Mail. Her interests? Playing rock records and dishing about what she’s been up to at school with her friends. Known as DJ AJ, Amber has been DJing for six months on an internet station, TBFM online, with her father Steve Jacobs. It’s a job the six-year-old really enjoys. She says, “I like being in control of the desk and playing with the controls”. She plays ...

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World’s oldest dad fathers a son at 96, still has sex three times a night

Ramjit Raghav has become the world’s oldest father for the second time, fathering another son at the age of 96. Ramjit got the title in 2010 when at the age of 94, his wife Shakuntala gave birth to his first born son Karamjit. At the time, he had sworn that one was enough, but now the pensioner and his 54-year-old wife have welcomed another son, Ranjit, into the world. Ranjit was born earlier this month and Ramjit describes the birth simply as “God’s wish”. The world’s oldest dad lives in the state of Haryana, 31 miles from Delhi, in a ...

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The view as space jumper Felix Baumgartner fell 128,100 ft to earth (video)

If you saw him on the news, chances are you couldn’t take your eyes off skydiving expert Felix Baumgartner as the daredevil took a supersonic free fall 128,100 feet from space down to earth. But what’s even more riveting is the majestic view the Austrian had as he stood at the top of the world ready to take the leap. Redbull Stratos posted a highlight reel of the jump. They also posted a full recap on to their Mission Accomplished YouTube channel. Baumgartner, 43, tempted fate in the supersonic free fall on Sunday at the Red Bull Stratos Mission Control ...

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Student combines brains and brawn (Video)

Sure you can do a push-up or two. Big deal. This US student is doing one-handed push-ups while using his other hand to solve a Rubik’s cube. That beats your morning work out, doesn’t it? Michael Kotch became an YouTube hit after posting a 53 second video that showed the fit 21-year-old accomplishing the cool feat. The video has garnered him national TV attention, according to Morning Call newspaper. Kotch, from Pennsylvania, has been working out and solving Rubik’s cube for years, a report on Orange.co.uk said, but he only recently decided to combine the two activities. It took him ...

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Cemetery of African slaves honoured in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP).- Wearing full-skirted white dresses and turbans, the religious leaders chanted blessings and sprinkled water on the concrete floor of a modest house near this city’s port. Beneath their feet were the remains of tens of thousands of African slaves who had died shortly after arriving from their horrific sea voyage. The bodies had been dumped into a fetid, open-air cemetery, often chopped up and mixed with trash. With the 15-minute ceremony this week, the Afro-Brazilian priests were finally giving the slaves at least the semblance of a proper burial centuries later. “I thank God for this ...

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Woman, 49, gives birth to grandson

SAPA/AP – A 49-year-old US woman has given birth to her grandson after her daughter was precluded from becoming pregnant because of a heart condition. The Portland Press Herald newspaper reports that Linda Sirois gave birth on August 13 for her daughter, Angel. Angel Hebert, 25, says her baby is “eating like a champ and he doesn’t fuss too much”. Sirois said she’s offered for years to become a gestational surrogate for Angel if a doctor said she shouldn’t become pregnant. Hebert says she and husband, Brian Hebert, got that word last summer. Sirois has four children, including twins. Her ...

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Meet the Strange couple who covered their home with flowers

The Stranges have spent the better part of 26 years making a blooming spectacle of their home. Anne and Robin Strange say they spend every spare hour covering their home in summer flowers of every bright and vivid colour imaginable, and they are still adding to their display. They spend hundreds of pounds buying seeds and plants, hours nurturing them inside a green house before putting them on display outside their home in mid June, the Daily Mail reported. Mrs. Strange, 65, said her horticulture hobby with her hubby began when they were in York and saw beautiful hanging baskets, ...

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Woman dies 10 minutes after clocking 100 years old

A Scottish woman whose friends said had been determined — since turning 90 — to live 100 years, achieved her goal, but then died 10 minutes into the big day. Agnes Allison McNaughton’s family had planned a big party Wednesday afternoon and decided to hold it as a celebration of her life, The Scotsman reported. McNaughton died at 12:10 a.m. at the nursing home where she lived in Paisley outside Glasgow. Staffers at the home said reaching the century mark was “all she ever talked about.” “She had been determined to reach 100,” a 65-year-old nephew said. “Her entire family ...

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Born into Sierra Leone’s war, gifted ballerina Michaela DePrince inspires

Michaela DePrince’s story has inspired many. Born in the war-torn lands of Sierra Leone and surrounded by death and chaos, Michaela had little to dream about, but now the young and talented ballerina has captured hearts with her triumphant tale. Michaela was born in Sierra Leone 17 years ago when bloodshed and conflict reigned supreme in the West African nation. She lost both her parents in the war. “My mom – she starved to death because my dad was shot when he was out trading,” the 17-year-old said in a recent television interview. An orphan, Michaela was taken to an ...

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Ace footballer, Sam Ojebode, is dead

NAN – One of Nigeria’s finest footballers in the 70s and 80s, Sam Ojebode, has died in Ibadan, Oyo State of cancer of the lungs. Ojebode died on Wednesday morning at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, after being bedridden for sometime. The Oyo State Commissioner for Sports, Dapo Lam Adesina, had on Tuesday paid him a visit at the hospital. Ojebode was part of the Shooting Stars Football Club team that won, for the first time for Nigeria, the prestigeous African Cup Winners Cup in 1976. It was Nigeria’s first continental trophy. He was the captain of the ...

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