Day: February 5, 2019

Soldier kills 16 year old wife; commits suicide

A Cambodian military officer killed himself after shooting dead his 16-year-old wife with an AK-47 rifle after he allegedly refused her request for a divorce, local media reported on Tuesday. “Second Lt. Vong Tol, 32, shot his wife, Uy Sokhom, in the chest in their home in the northern province of Preah Vihear on Sunday before shooting himself in the head. “He was angry with the wife for wanting to divorce him,’’ Capt. Chuon Narong, a district penal police officer, told the Times. Narong said neighbours had heard the couple arguing earlier Sunday, with Tol reportedly accusing his wife...

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Cryptocurrency trader dies with password to £110m customers’ investments

Canada’s leading cryptocurrency exchange company has said it cannot repay $190m (£110m) to clients because its founder died with their passwords. Gerald Cotten, 30, founder of QuadrigaCX died “due to complications with Crohn’s disease” while travelling in India to open an orphanage in December, his wife Jennifer Robertson said. Mr Cotten held “sole responsibility for handling the funds and coins” and no other members of the team could access the stored funds, she said in a sworn affidavit as she filed for credit protection on 31 January. Ms Robertson said about $190m (£110m) in both cryptocurrency and normal money...

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Tradition: monarch suspended over kolanut breaking

The traditional ruler of Umueri, Igwe Ben Ameke has been suspended from the traditional council following a disagreement which ensued over breaking of kolanut. At the Weekend, some traditional rulers in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State engaged in a heated argument over who should break the kolanut when Governor Willie Obiano visited the area. The monarch was suspended for one year for allegedly being the mastermind of the fracas, as other royal fathers said he engages in fragrant violation of customs and tradition of Igbo land as it concerns the rules surrounding the breaking of kolanuts....

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WWE Raw results, recap, reactions and Insecurities

Insecurities, man. What other explanation do we have for how Becky Lynch behaved on Monday Night Raw show? Stephanie McMahon opened the show by bringing up the obvious to Lynch; sure, you can avoid doctors. But if you cannot get medically cleared for WrestleMania, you can’t wrestle. And I know we’re just generally accustomed to Stephanie being a villain, but there was nothing villainous about her on this show. She held her tongue when Lynch insulted her and tried to look out for her talent. And yet Becky Lynch assaulted her boss for doing a very fair thing on...

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Becky Lynch attacks McMahon

Becky Lynch allowed her frustration to get the better of her on Raw – and attacked WWE boss Stephanie McMahon. Lynch is concerned her knee injury will deprive her of what is a well-earned and fully-merited WrestleMania match against Raw women’s champion Ronda Rousey. McMahon wants her to get it checked out by WWE medical staff – and that understanding of corporate responsibility for the wellbeing of employees should be applauded. But therein lies the problem; the pair cannot get on the same page over this issue, which has major significance for the biggest show of the year. It...

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