Mon, 14 Oct 2019

Tunisia Polls Suggest Conservative Professor Wins Election

TUNIS, TUNISIA - A conservative, Islamist-backed law professor looked set to assume Tunisia's presidency after polling agencies suggested he overwhelmingly ...

Springbok Women's Sevens champions of Africa

Cape Town - The Springbok Women's Sevens side confirmed their status as the best team in Africa when they won ...

Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Nigeria

Singapore - Neymar limped off injured early on as Brazil played out a 1-1 friendly draw against a spirited Nigeria ...

Bafana down Mali to claim Nelson Mandela Challenge title

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana defeated Mali to lift the Nelson Mandela Challenge title in Port Elizabeth on Sunday.As it ...

Al-Shabab Mortar Attacks Hits Area Around Mogadishu Airport

Seven people were wounded after a mortar attack by al-Shabab militants hit the area around Mogadishu airport on Sunday, Somali ...

How Billy Porter's sexuality affected his career

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 13 (ANI): The journey hasn't been a cakewalk for Billy Porter! The actor got candid about ...

Ntseki names Bafana line-up to face Mali

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki has named his starting XI for the Nelson Mandela Challenge match against ...

74 Migrants Rescued off Libyan Coast, 110 Others Turned Back

ROME, ITALY - Humanitarian groups on Sunday said they have rescued 74 migrants on a rubber boat in the Mediterranean ...

Union prepares for strike at petrol stations, car factories

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) plans to launch a strike in the vehicle industry - including ...

'One person at a time.' Kieswetter's strategy for fixing SARS

The new head of South Africa's tax agency says rebuilding the organisation will be a long haul after management was ...

We are building a winning culture - Ruan Pienaar

Cape Town - Cheetahs captain Ruan Pienaar praised his side after they finally broke their duck against Irish side Munster ...

Media magnate, law master face off in Tunisia presidential vote

Almost a month since the launch of Tunisia's presidential vote and whittled down from more than 20 candidates, conservative law ...

Proteas pummelled in Pune as India make history

Pune - Umesh Yadav led an inspired bowling display as India thrashed South Africa by an innings and 137 runs ...

Tunisia Chooses a President: Media Magnate or Law Professor

TUNIS, TUNISIA - Tunisians are voting for president Sunday in an unusual contest pitting a populist tycoon who just got ...

Ashwin strikes twice as Proteas crumble in follow-on

Pune - Ravichandran Ashwin claimed two key wickets including skipper Faf du Plessis as India closed in on a series ...

What Kenya has going for it in bid for Security Council seat

The UN's Security Council has the primary responsibility of maintaining international peace and security. It enjoys robust powers including the ...

Japanese Troops Rush to Areas Hit Hard by Typhoon

TOKYO - Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods ...

Crop leftovers can store huge amounts of carbon: insights from Uganda

Farmers in countries like Uganda could help fight climate change - and improve their crop yields - by adding agricultural ...

West Africa build gathers pace for The Conversation Africa

The Conversation Africa starts an exciting chapter with the arrival of two new colleagues who will be working from our ...

Griffin grabs 1-shot Houston Open lead

Los Angeles - Lanto Griffin "free-wheeled" his way to a seven-under par 65 on Saturday to seize a one-shot lead ...

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Typhoon Hagibis rips through Japan causing widespread flooding

TOKYO, Japan - Japan is counting the cost after one of the most devastating storms to hit the country in ...

Japan Vs Scotland match on Sunday at Yokohama given green light

TOKYO, Japan - The Rugby World Cup will resume its normal schedule on Sunday after disruptions brought about by a ...

HRW: All parties in north Syrian conflict should respect human rights

The Turkish offensive in Northeast Syria points to an urgent need for the Turkish Armed Forces, Kurdish-led forces, and all ...

U.S. military vows to keep out of Turkish war against Kurds

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon has expressed disappointment with Turkey's decision to launch a unilateral military incursion into northern Syria, ...

Kurdish self-government model to be wrecked by Turkey attack

Turkey's attack on Kurdish-run territory in northern Syria will likely snuff out a radical experiment in self-government that is unlike ...

South African High Court orders Zuma to be tried

DURBAN, South Africa - Former President of South Africa Jacob Zuma will appear in court on Tuesday on charges of ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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