Mon, 18 Feb 2019

Body of drowned Verulam 12-year-old boy recovered

The body of a 12-year-old boy whose body was swept away in a swollen river in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal, on Saturday ...

Extremist attack in Nigeria kills 4 civilians

Nigeria's military says four civilians are dead in an extremist attack in the northeast that targeted a mosque during morning ...

ANC MP defects to Manyi's ATM

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip in the National Assembly has confirmed the resignation of ANC MP Dr Zukile ...

Spanish priest, customs officers killed in Burkina Faso

A Spanish priest and four customs officers were killed in separate attacks by suspected jihadists in Burkina Faso, which is ...

DA launches new election billboard that targets load shedding

In the run-up to the 2019 national elections, the Democratic Alliance has launched a new billboard with the focus on ...

Kusal Perera makes big gains after heroic effort against South Africa

Dubai [UAE], Feb 17 (ANI): Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera has advanced an astonishing 58 places in the International Cricket ...

BOOK EXTRACT: The Rise and Demise of the Afrikaners

History is in many ways an account and interpretation of power - how it is won and lost. Yet a ...

Immigration Key Battleground in Upcoming Australian Election

SYDNEY Australias center-right government says it will re-open a controversial detention center on Christmas Island, after parliament voted to allow ...

Sushma Swaraj discusses bilateral issues with Bulgarian counterpart

Sofia [Bulgaria], Feb 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is on a two-day visit to Bulgaria, deliberated on ...

Humble hero Perera describes innings of a lifetime

Durban - Before Kingsmead, Kusal Perera's best offering in his 14 Test matches for Sri Lanka was a knock of ...

POP! Did you hear Proteas? bubble burst?

Cape Town - A bit less Rambo, a little more Stephen Hawking. That's the sort of thought - or concern, ...

Nigeria's candidates blame each other in surprise vote delay

Nigeria's top candidates on Saturday condemned the last-minute decision to delay the presidential election for a week until February 23, ...

10-man crew jumps sinking fishing vessel near Saldahna Bay

Ten crew members were rescued after their fishing vessel sunk off the west of the Western Cape near Saldahna Bay. ...

Ramaphosa knows SA doesn't trust 'foolish' ANC - Holomisa

Special courts to investigate and prosecute those in the public and private sector involved in corruption will become a reality ...

Proteas: Faf hails 'super-human' Perera knock

Durban - When Sri Lanka found themselves 110/5 at Kingsmead on Saturday, still 194 runs away from what seemed a ...

Warsaw Confab Turns Iran into Symbol of Resistance for Muslims

A leading Arab analyst has slammed the rulers of certain Persian Gulf Arab states for grooming Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...

Fearless Sri Lanka stun Proteas in Kingsmead epic

Durban - Kusal Perera carried Sri Lanka to a sensational one-wicket win on the fourth day of the first Test ...

Sexual violence rampant in South Sudan's Unity area, says UN

Brutal sexual violence committed with "pervasive impunity" and a level of "premeditation" persists in South Sudan's northern region, the United ...

BREAKING: Fearless Sri Lanka stun Proteas in Kingsmead epic

Durban - Kusal Perera took Sri Lanka to a sensational one-wicket win on the fourth day of the first Test ...

Small businesses hard hit by load shedding

Eskom says the probability of load shedding is low for the next few days, but as GroundUp reports it has ...

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Civilians blocked from leaving as ISIS makes last ditch stand

Diehard jihadists have blocked roads out of the last scrap of their Islamic State group "caliphate" in Syria, US-backed forces ...

Rape and other sexual assaults rampant in South Sudan, says UN agency

Sexual violence in South Sudan has been rampant, prompting a call from the UN human rights office, OHCHR, for urgent ...

Pipe bomb explodes at home in Craigavon, second device found

CO. ARMAGH, Northern Ireland - An explosion at a house in Craigavon, Co. Armagh, in Northern Ireland on Saturday night ...

Theresa May lines up another meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker

LONDON UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker this week, ...

Pressure on Trump and Kim Jong Un in upcoming summit

SEOUL, South Korea - The second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in ...

5 police officers wounded in shoot-out with gunman who killed 5 people

CHICAGO, Illinois - Five people have been shot dead and a number of others wounded by a gunman at an ...

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