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Baxter outlines AFCON preparations

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has given a rough outline on the national team's preparations for the ...


Sunday Read: Passwords, malware and why banks aren't the bad guys

Almost everyone in South Africa knows the frustrations that can come with banking. However, South African Banking Risk Information Centre ...


Man killed, 2 injured after car breaks down on R300 in Cape Town

A man was killed and two others injured after being hit on a highway in Cape Town, apparently after their ...


I was surprised, Smith on getting back captaincy charge

Rajasthan [India], Apr 20 (ANI): Steve Smith, who recently replaced Ajinkya Rahane as the Rajasthan Royals captain, said that he ...


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Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

South Africa mourns worshippers killed during church service

DURBAN, South Africa - A makeshift Pentecostal Church in the town of Dlangubo, just north of the eastern coastal city ...

China's Huawei to launch 5G at Africa Cup of Nations

Cairo - Huawei will roll out 5G phone network for the first time during this summer's Africa Cup of Nations ...

Pope Calls for Peace in Syria, Yemen, Libya, South Sudan

ROME - Pope Francis expressed closeness to the Christian community struck by the attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter day. ...

Eskom a 'black hole' - DA on bailout billions

Opposition party the DA has slammed power utility Eskom, saying it is a "black hole" and "no longer viable" following ...

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Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...

Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...

Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...

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Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...


Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...


13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...


Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...


Two teenage youths arrested over shooting death of Lyra McKee

LONDONDERRY/DERRY, Northern Ireland - Two teenage youths, one 18, and the other 19, have been arrested over the murder of ...


All 3 refugee detention centres resport suspected typhoid fever cases

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - An outbreak of typhoid fever has struck refugees detained by Australia on Papua New ...


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