Sun, 23 Feb 2020

Bangladesh call up Naim, Afif for Zimbabwe ODIs

Dhaka - Bangladesh have called up uncapped batsmen Mohammad Naim and Afif Hossain for their 15-man squad for the first ...

Bangladesh dominate Zimbabwe as Najmul, Mominul hit fifties

Dhaka - Najmul Hossain and skipper Mominul Haque hit half-centuries as Bangladesh replied strongly to Zimbabwe in their one-off Test ...

CSA congratulates Mignon du Preez on century of T20I caps

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has congratulated Mignon du Preez on becoming the first Protea to reach the ...

Proteas win toss, opt to bat in must-win 2nd T20I

Cape Town - Proteas captain, Quinton de Kock has won the toss and elected to bat in the 2nd T20 ...

Government 'must come to the party' on SA Express, says union

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union has slammed what it claims is the "hands-off approach" of the Department ...

ANALYSIS | 5 talking points from the SONA debate

In the past week, the debate on President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address (SONA) made headlines for all ...

Rwanda is training health workers for an interconnected world

Growing scientific evidence shows that environmental transformations such as climate change and pollution are linked to people's health. The number ...

What gives Nigerian students the confidence to use condoms

Condom use is the focus of various sexual health promotions among adolescents and young adults in Nigeria and other sub-Saharan ...

Discrediting elections: why the opposition playbook carries risks

Malawi recently held its breath as the Constitutional Court took ten hours to painstakingly read out its verdict on the ...

Sanders Wins: Key Nevada Caucuses Takeaways

LAS VEGAS - Sen. Bernie Sanders cruised to victory in the Nevada caucuses, heartening his supporters and stoking alarm among ...

Thomas leads in Mexico, SA's Van Rooyen in the hunt

Mexico City - Justin Thomas fired a six-under par 65 to seize a one-stroke lead over fellow American Patrick Reed ...

Thomas takes lead into final round at WGC-Mexico

Justin Thomas carded eight birdies while shooting a 6-under 65 on Saturday to hold a one-shot lead after three rounds ...

Snyman ton powers Knights to victory over Cobras

Cape Town - A scintillating maiden Momentum One-Day Cup century by Jacques Snyman paved the way for the Knights to ...

UN Refugee Chief welcomes South Sudan's government of national unity

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi welcomes the formation of a long-awaited unity government in South Sudan, bringing political ...

Du Preez set to break new ground for Proteas Women

Cape Town - After more than a decade at the top of the order, Mignon du Preez is set to ...

Lesotho PM could step down earlier than expected

Speculation was mounting on Saturday that Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane could step down earlier than expected after he failed ...

Boucher warns Proteas: Step up or miss out

Johannesburg - South African coach Mark Boucher has given a veiled warning to his players that they need to "put ...

JUST IN | Lesotho PM could step down earlier than expected

Speculation was mounting on Saturday that Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane could step down earlier than expected after he failed ...

Nevada Casts Votes for Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Voters in the western U.S. state of Nevada cast ballots Saturday for their preferred Democratic Party candidates, who hope to ...

Group of Ethiopian Refugees Voluntarily Return Home From Kenya Camp

GENEVA - A first group of 76 Ethiopian refugees have voluntarily returned home from Kenya's sprawling Kakuma camp this week. ...

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Racial minorities get behind Sanders in Nevada

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) posted a decisive victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday, cementing his status as ...

Guterres criticizes war in Syria, demands political resolution

NEW YORK, New York - The head of the United Nations has issued a blunt message to warring parties in ...

Haitian leaders called on to reverse country's downfall

NEW YORK, New York - Leaders in Haiti must step up and end the political impasse between President Jovenel Mose ...

Delving in among the smoke and mirrors of the Pell case

Compound Probability and the CrownIn his appeal to the Intermediate Court, Bret Walker referred to 13 solid obstacles that pointed ...

Bayrob hackers infected 400,000 computers before being taken down

The hackers were like modern-day John Dillingers, brazenly committing their crimes and repeatedly escaping law enforcement's grasp.But like Dillinger and ...

Upbeat Chinese FM says virus control efforts 'are working'

China's efforts to control the deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus "are working", Beijing's top diplomat said Thursday, attributing an ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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