Nokia introduces high-capacity 5G chipsets, to ship in volume in Q3

PHOTO:AFP Nokia is introducing new silicon chipsets for running next-generation 5G wireless networks. The chipsets promise to cut antenna size in half, triple data-handling capacity and cut the power consumption of mobile towers, the company said on Monday. The chipsets, known as ReefShark, are expected to ship in volume during the third quarter of 2018 Continue Reading

India has 21 million 'unwanted' girls

The desire of Indian parents for sons has created an estimated 21 million “unwanted” girls because couples keep having children until they produce a boy, the government said Monday. Indian parents have historically wanted sons, who are seen as breadwinners and family heirs. Girls are often viewed as a financial burden in a country where Continue Reading

Court returns Lamido’s case file to central registry for reassignment

Former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido. Justice Babatunde Quadri of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday returned the case of the former Jigawa Governor, Sule Lamido to the court’s central registry for reassignment. Lamido, his sons, Aminu and Mustapha, alongside Aminu Abubakar, Batholomew Agoha, and three companies are facing a 43-count charge, bordering Continue Reading

Tevez 'feels alive again' on Boca return

Boca Juniors’ Carlos Tevez (R) holds up the team standard after their Argentina First Division Superliga football match against Colon at La Bombonera stadium, in Buenos Aires, on September 27, 2018. Carlos Tevez returned to Boca Juniors after cutting short a spell with Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua. / AFP PHOTO / ALEJANDRO PAGNI Continue Reading