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Parents whose children attended St. James Catholic School in Torrance long believed that the campus was financially strapped.

Minister for Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah, says Ghana is ready to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations if the Confederation of African Football (CAF) settles on Ghana as host.

Provost of the College of Education Studies, University of Cape Coast, Prof Eric Magnus Wilmot, has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its stance against the use of mobile phones in Senior High Schools (SHS).

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Quite a number of Ghanaian women and their counterparts in other African countries can attest to the pressure our society puts on them to have babies to justify their womanhood. Depression is a mental disorder that affects one’s mood, loss of interest or pleasure, energy, feelings of guilt or low self-worth, disturbed sleep or appetite, poor concentration, and can bring about suicidal thoughts.

National AIDS Control Programme has recorded 2,648 new cases of people infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in the Western Region.

HIV among pregnant mothers keeps surging in Brong-Ahafo with the prevalence rate hovering around 2.0 percent in the region, according to the 2017 HIV sentinel survey.

When you’re on time, you’re showing that you are someone who is dependable, trustworthy, and who is committed to the cause. You don’t want to let people down, you’re raring to get going from the start, and time is clearly important to you.

Looking to improve your appearance without having to invest in expensive beauty products or surgical procedures? The truth is, the secret to being beautiful does not come with a high price.

If you want to get healthier and look even more beautiful than you already do, you need more lemons in your life.As the saying goes, if life gives you lemons – make lemon juice.

The world has seriously underestimated the amount of heat soaked up by our oceans over the past 25 years, researchers say.

If your idea of the perfect day is spending it in bed asleep, you’re in luck – because you can now get paid to do just that. Nasa is looking to pay someone £12,000 to sleep for 70 days.

Champagne bubbles danced in fancy glasses and birthday candles burned atop a cheesecake marking 104 years of a long and accomplished life. David Goodall listened quietly as his loved ones started to sing.

The Bible is more than clear in its theological claim that Jesus Christ will return to Earth at an undisclosed, future time. In fact, that belief is a central hallmark of the Christian faith.

Stephen W. Hawking, the Cambridge University physicist and best-selling author who roamed the cosmos from a wheelchair, pondering the nature of gravity and the origin of the universe and becoming an emblem of human determination and curiosity, died early Wednesday at his home in Cambridge, England.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The moon put on a rare cosmic show Wednesday: a red blue moon, super big and super bright.

It's the first time in 35 years a blue moon has synced up with a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse, or blood moon because of its red hue.

Hawaii and Alaska had the best seats, along with the Canadian Yukon, Australia and Asia. The western U.S. also had good viewing, along with Russia.

At the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, hundreds gathered on the lawn in the wee hours under clear skies. Traffic was backed up more than a mile around the observatory. Sky-gazers also lined the beach near the Santa Monica Pier, some snapping photos and others reclining in the sand, their faces turned upward.

John Cook joined fellow photography enthusiasts at the pier, using the ferris wheel and roller coaster for his foreground.

"It was incredible," said Cook, a visual effects artist for films. Photographers also gathered at the Telegraph Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, striving to get the famous Coit Tower in their moon shots.

In San Francisco's Marina district, a crowd gathered to watch the super blue blood moon, as NASA calls it, set over the Golden Gate Bridge. Spectators got lucky: There were clear skies and no trace of the city's famous fog.

"It's very cinematic, the way the moon is changing colors and reflecting on the water," said Clara Cambon, who arrived around 5:30 a.m. with her husband.

On the other side of the Pacific, where it was already nightfall, hundreds descended on the Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho complex, where telescopes and binoculars were plentiful. A TV monitor showed zoom-in views of the moon, and a university professor gave a run-down as the eclipse unfolded.

"It's wonderful to be at this precious event and to have been able to see the moon looking so beautiful," said Mayumi Kimura, a visitor.

At the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, hundreds gathered on the lawn in the wee hours under clear skies. Traffic was backed up more than a mile around the observatory. Sky-gazers also lined the beach near the Santa Monica Pier, some snapping photos and others reclining in the sand, their faces turned upward.

John Cook joined fellow photography enthusiasts at the pier, using the ferris wheel and roller coaster for his foreground.

"It was incredible," said Cook, a visual effects artist for films. Photographers also gathered at the Telegraph Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, striving to get the famous Coit Tower in their moon shots.

In San Francisco's Marina district, a crowd gathered to watch the super blue blood moon, as NASA calls it, set over the Golden Gate Bridge. Spectators got lucky: There were clear skies and no trace of the city's famous fog.

"It's very cinematic, the way the moon is changing colors and reflecting on the water," said Clara Cambon, who arrived around 5:30 a.m. with her husband.

On the other side of the Pacific, where it was already nightfall, hundreds descended on the Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho complex, where telescopes and binoculars were plentiful. A TV monitor showed zoom-in views of the moon, and a university professor gave a run-down as the eclipse unfolded.

"It's wonderful to be at this precious event and to have been able to see the moon looking so beautiful," said Mayumi Kimura, a visitor.

 

Actress Rosemond Brown has revealed how poking her nose into people’s businesses has helped her.

LYNX Entertainment has become known as one of the best record labels in the country, making stars of musicians such as Eazzy, Zigi, Asem, MzVee, Kuami Eugene and KiDi.

After being evasive, dropping a hint with a diss song, rapper Medikal has finally confirmed his love journey with singer Sister Debbie has come to an end after a two-year ride.

Music icon Okyeame Kwame has commented on the road protest staged by Adenta residents saying the economy is becoming difficult as a result of economic situations across the globe.

Jeanette Akua, a UK-based pop singer, has joined the community of Ghanaians influencing other cultures with their good music.

Actress Lydia Forson has appeared in latest promotional materials for producer Abdul Salam’s new film titled ‘Getting Married’.

Passengers aboard a plane headed to London this week were ordered to evacuate by French authorities after it was revealed that the carrier owed a substantial amount of money from 2014.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has announced that Ghanaians can now only acquire passports forms online.This change was announced among what appears to be a series of reforms in the acquisition of passports.

Ghana’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey and her colleague female Foreign Ministers all over the world have vowed to ensure that ‘women’s perspectives’ feature prominently in the foreign policies of their respective countries.

The Passport Office says it will publish a list of applicants who have failed to pick up their passports from the office.

75% of Ghanaians say they will leave the country if they get the opportunity and had the means to. This was captured in a Pew Research Centre report that surveyed six out of 10 countries that contributed the most to the numbers of immigrants to the US.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has apologised to the public for the inconvenience being caused by the delays in the issuance of passport booklets.

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