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We expect to peak at RWC, says Cheika

Johannesburg - Australia coach Michael Cheika refused to blame two disallowed tries in the first half for their 35-17 defeat ...


BMW speedster nabbed in Laingsburg

A 36-year-old man was arrested in Laingsburg in the Western Cape, on Saturday after clocking 161km/h in a 120km/h zone.According ...


Rassie hails 'awesome' new boy Jantjies

Johannesburg - South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus described debutant Herschel Jantjies as "awesome" after the 23-year-old scrumhalf scored two tries ...


Bok ratings: Give that No 9 ... a nine!

Cape Town - Hairy moments in the first half ... but a classy, increasingly clinical and dominant closing out of ...


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Betting on biometrics to boost child vaccination rates

At a glance: Biometrics and children A large new trial will fingerprint children aged 1 to 5 to track vaccinations ...

Libya: Gaddafi era politician released from jail

Tripoli [Libya], July 21 (ANI): The former prime minister of Libya, Baghdadi Ali Mahmoudi, who served in ousted Muammar Gaddafi's ...

Le Clos scratches from 50m butterfly heats

Cape Town - South African star swimmer Chad le Clos has pulled out of the heats of the men's 50m ...

We expect to peak at RWC, says Cheika

Johannesburg - Australia coach Michael Cheika refused to blame two disallowed tries in the first half for their 35-17 defeat ...

Zambians march against graft in government

Hundreds of people wearing yellow T-shirts rallied on Saturday in Zambia's capital Lusaka - to kick start a campaign against ...

BMW speedster nabbed in Laingsburg

A 36-year-old man was arrested in Laingsburg in the Western Cape, on Saturday after clocking 161km/h in a 120km/h zone.According ...

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Founder and two executives of public company charged with fraud

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday charged the former chief executive officer of a ...

UAE leads Middle East in wooing China

ABU DHABI, UAE - Whilst the United States and China are at odds, impacting the economies of both countries, as ...

U.S. dollar in sharp recovery, stocks fall

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. defied the global trend on Friday and lost ground. Markets elsewhere ...

Publishing group announces 135 new tech jobs in Waterford, Ireland

WATERFORD, Ireland - The Agora Companies, the global publishing consortium, are to increase their workforce in Ireland by the creation ...

In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 rises by 420 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks soared in Asia on Friday, while the U.S. dollar rebounded from sharp falls in New York.In ...

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8 school children dead after truck crash in Philippines

CEBU, Philippines - An excursion on Friday for 39 primary school kids on their way to a sports meet at ...


Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps capture British tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran has seized a British Oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, apparently in retailiation for Britains ...


UN hailed astronauts as 'three great pioneers'

NEW YORK, New York - As the world remembers Saturday's 50th anniversary of the "giant leap for mankind" made by ...


Smith Advertising a virtual ponzi scheme, says FBI

TAMPA, Florida - In the United States, an elderly man in a wheelchair lost more than $100,000. A woman lost ...


19-year old stole 4 cars in 24 hours in NSW Central West

DUBBO, Central West, NSW, Australia - A 19-year old youth appeared in court in the Central West of New South ...


Major casualties as 2 car bombs explode outside police HQ in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - At least a dozen people were killed and and around ninety were wounded on Thursday when two ...


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