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New York [US], January 27 (ANI): TS Tirumurti, permanent representative of India to the United Nations on Tuesday announced a ...

SA stocks slide for second day after IMF cuts growth forecasts

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange index extended declines for a second day, falling 0.2%, amid weakness in BHP and Anglo American ...

Naspers mulls how to ease dominance of JSE

The global e-commerce operator makes up almost a fifth of the bourse.Naspers spun off most of its assets into Amsterdam-listed ...

Laura Wolvaardt attains career-best ODI rankings

Dubai [UAE], January 27 (ANI): South Africa opener Laura Wolvaardt has moved up two places to a career-best seventh position ...

India, Madagascar have cooperation in education, health

Antananarivo [Madagascar], January 27 (ANI): India's Ambassador to Madagascar Abhay Kumar has said that two countries have cordial and friendly ...

Pakistan gain 88-run lead over SA in first Test

Karachi [Pakistan], January 27 (ANI): Fawad Alam and Faheem Ashraf played knocks of 109 and 64 respectively on the second ...

SABC board to propose alternatives to job cuts - minister

The board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation is expected to table alternative proposals to planned jobs cuts at its ...

World Surpasses 100 Million Coronavirus Cases

As countries deal with coronavirus vaccine access, supply and distribution difficulties, the world surpassed 100 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 ...

Political Party Funding Act: What it means for South Africans

Sheilan Clarke and Zaakir Jardine write that the Political Party Funding Act should be a crucial first step in greater ...

Academic disciplines have sold out African masses

In recent times we have been beckoned into a genuine reflection over professional service to humanity and yet we find ...

Kapp, De Klerk nominated for new ICC Player of the Month awards

Proteas duo Marizanne Kapp and Nadine de Klerk were nominated for the newly-introduced player of the month awards by the ...

Life Healthcare's revenue jumps 6% following surge in patient numbers

Patients returning to hospitals for elective surgeries and an increase in Covid-19 admissions have resulted in a 6% revenue climb ...

INLD MLA Abhay Chautala resigns from Haryana Assembly

Chandigarh [India], January 27 (ANI): Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) legislator Abhay Singh Chautala on Wednesday resigned from Haryana Assembly ...

Majority call for wide-ranging action on climate change

New York [US], January 27 (ANI): The United Nations Development Programme's 'Peoples' Climate Vote' reflects views of over half the ...

Fawad and Azhar hit fifties to keep Proteas at bay

Azhar Ali and Fawad Alam hit fighting half-centuries on Wednesday to lead Pakistan's resistance against South Africa on the second ...

Proteas skipper Luus joins elite club after Pakistan whitewash

Proteas stand-in captain Sune Luus became the fourth South African woman to take 100 ODI wickets.Luus took three wickets in ...

Zama Ndlovu | On vaccines and gimmicks parading as information

It must take an incredible amount of self-belief for a newspaperman to cold-call a contact at a pharmaceuticals company and ...

Pucovski can bat in middle-order as well, says Hohns

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Australia's national selector Trevor Hohns on Wednesday said that Will Pucovski can also bat in ...

Lt-General CP Mohanty to take over as next Army vice-chief

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Lieutenant General Chandi Prasad Mohanty will take over as the new vice-chief of Army ...

AU calls on Somalia, Kenya to dialogue to ease border tensions

© Provided by Xinhua | File photo shows that Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (R) and his Somali counterpart Mohamed Abdullahi ...

Two children among five who drowned in Mpumalanga in past 10 days

Police have called for caution around waterways after five people drowned in Mpumalanga.Three adults and two children have drowned in ...

Zimbabwe's Women Making Progress in Fight for Property Rights

Most marriages in Zimbabwe are customary rather than legal unions that, if ended by divorce or death, leave the women ...

South African president calls for unity to fight against COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua | A merchant closes his liquor store in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dec. 29, 2020. (Xinhua/Yeshiel)As extreme ...

Former Zuma advocate Kemp J Kemp succumbs to Covid-19

Advocate Kemp J Kemp, SC, a well-known lawyer and celebrated figure in South African legal circles, died during the course ...

FIFA approves SA billionaire Patrice Motsepe's run for CAF Presidency

The South African Football Association (SAFA) received a major boost after world footballing body FIFA approved Mamelodi Sundowns' billionaire boss ...

Recasting the SA Economy | The 'Burning Fiscus'

There'll be a term that will one day best describe the past year in world history that will best reflect ...

JUST IN | Former Zuma advocate Kemp J Kemp succumbs to Covid-19

Advocate Kemp J Kemp, SC, a well-known lawyer and celebrated figure in South African legal circles, died during the course ...

National selectors back Tim Paine as captain

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Australia Test skipper Tim Paine's leadership was under the scanner when the hosts weren't able ...

Pakistan's Azhar, Fawad stand firm as Proteas toil in Karachi

Pakistan's Azhar Ali and Fawad Alam defied the South African bowlers as the hosts reached 104-4 at lunch on the ...

Mourners Pay Last Respects to Former Ghana President on Wednesday

Ghanaians will pay their last respects to former President Jerry Rawlings Wednesday in the capital, Accra, where his funeral is ...

Colombia Mourns Defense Minister COVID-19 Related Death

Colombia is mourning the COVID-19 related death of Defense Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo, who passed away Tuesday after two weeks ...

JUST IN | Former Zuma legal giant Kemp J Kemp succumbs to Covid-19

Advocate Kemp J Kemp, SC, a well-known lawyer and celebrated figure in South African legal circles, died during the course ...

Sune Luus 10th woman to achieve all-rounder double record

Durban [South Africa], January 27 (ANI): South Africa all-rounder Sune Luus has become just the tenth woman to achieve the ...

Jack Leach extends contract with Somerset until 2024

Somerset [UK] January 27 (ANI): England spinner Jack Leach has signed a two-year contract extension with Somerset County Cricket Club ...

Dean Elgar says Proteas are on top as they look for early strike

Proteas opener Dean Elgar says South Africa have the upper hand after the opening day of the first Test against ...

Australia axe Wade, keep Paine as captain for South Africa Test tour

Matthew Wade was on Wednesday axed for Australia's Test series in South Africa after failing to fire against India, while ...

Botswana confirms presence of COVID-19 variant

Gaborone [Botswana], January 27 (ANI/Xinhua): Botswana Institute for Technology Research and Innovation (BITRI) has confirmed the presence of the COVID-19 ...

Lockdown policing is not lekker

As it is the National Police Day on 27 January, it is pertinent to reflect on how the South African ...

Wade dropped from Test squad, Paine retains captaincy

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Matthew Wade was on Wednesday left out of Australia's Test squad for the South Africa ...

COVID-19: Brazil suspends flights from South Africa

Brasilia [Brazil], January 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Brazil on Tuesday extended the suspension of flights from the United Kingdom and introduced a ...

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NIA takes up Shaurya Chakra awardee's murder probe

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has said, it has taken up the investigation of ...

UFO spotted by Pakistani pilot in Punjab province

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 27 (ANI): A Pakistani pilot has claimed that he spotted a very shiny, unidentified flying object (UFO) ...

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New York [US], January 27 (ANI): TS Tirumurti, permanent representative of India to the United Nations on Tuesday announced a ...

Malaysia releases Pakistan national carrier plane: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 27 (ANI): Malaysia on Wednesday released a Pakistan International Airlines' (PIA) plane which was seized after the ...

Iran in talks with Russia to buy Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine

Tel Aviv [Israel], January 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Iran is negotiating the procurement of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 and the ...

India needs clear policy to counter China: Punjab CM

Chandigarh [India], January 27 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that India needs clear policy and ...

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