Mon, 23 Sep 2019

Brad Binder wins Moto2 race in Madrid

Cape Town - South Africa's Brad Binder has won his second Moto2 race of the season with victory in Madrid, ...

Blitzboks claim Oktoberfest7's with last-gasp win over Fiji

Cape Town - The Blitzboks have won the Oktoberfest7's competition with a brilliant last-gasp 12-10 win over Fiji in the ...

India win toss, opt to bat first in third T20I against South Africa

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): India won the toss and opted to bat first in the third T20I match ...

Researchers discover vaccine to treat herpes

Washington DC [USA], Sept 22 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new vaccine which is proving to be effective in combating ...

Ghana's copyright law for folklore hampers cultural growth

Ghana has a rich folkloric tradition that includes Adinkra symbols, Kente cloth, traditional festivals, music and storytelling. Perhaps one of ...

We've learnt a great deal since South Africa's biggest quake 50 years ago

Fifty years ago I was a teenager growing up in Cape Town. At about 10pm on 29 September 1969, our ...

Artificial Intelligence has a gender bias problem -- just ask Siri

Suggest to Samsung's Virtual Personal Assistant Bixby "Let's talk dirty", and the female voice will respond with a honeyed accent: ...

CSA appoints administrator for WPCA

Cape Town - The Board of Directors of Cricket South Africa (CSA) has exercised its step-in rights at the Western ...

Call for investigation into Ou Kaapse Weg crash

The Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works has called for an investigation into an accident which resulted in ...

Journo pulled from investigative conferences over cancer lies

A journalist who faked a cancer diagnosis for nine months has been removed from a list of speakers at two ...

Sudan's New PM Launches Probe Into Protesters' Deaths

CAIRO - Sudan's newly appointed prime minister is launching an independent investigation into June's deadly crackdown on protesters that killed ...

Jharkhand: Suspected terrorist arrested in Jamshedpur

Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) arrested an alleged terrorist here on Saturday. The accused identified ...

Cosplayers pull out all the stops as Comic Con Africa gets underway

WATCH: Cosplayers pull out all the stops as Comic Con Africa gets underway 57 minutes ago Nikita Coetzee share this ...

Meghan Markle to speak about violence against women in South Africa

Washington DC [USA], Sept 22 (ANI): Meghan Markle will touch upon the issue of violence against women after arriving in ...

WHO: Tanzania Not Sharing Information on Ebola

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA - Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization ...

Rain likely to play spoilsport in Ind-SA third T20I

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Rain is likely to play spoilsport in the third and final T20I of the ...

OPINION: Higher education must do more than help graduates get jobs

When people talk about quality education, they're often referring to the kind of education that gives students the knowledge and ...

Ghosts of tenders past haunt Ramaphosa's head of security

Six years after President Cyril Ramaphosa's head of security was charged in connection with an allegedly corrupt tender, he brought ...

Rashid Khan uncertain to play T20I tri-nation series final

Dubai [UAE], Sept 22 (ANI): Afghanistan skipper Rashid Khan, who injured his left hamstring during the final league stage match ...

'Welcome Back': A Reporter's Fraught Re-Entry to Zimbabwe

HARARE, ZIMABABWE - The immigration officer lifted his stamp to put the visa into my passport and I heaved a ...

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World economic growth is 'fragile,' Lagarde says

World economic growth is "fragile" and "under threat," former International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde says, and is over-reliant on ...

Facebook CEO eases tensions but lawmakers press on privacy rules

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg's Washington charm offensive appeared to ease tensions between the social media giant and US ...

Rajnath warns Pak over war against India, threatens to snatch PoK

Patna (Bihar) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan over the repeal of Article 370, Defence ...

US: Trump emplanes for Houston to attend 'Howdy, Modi!' mega event

Maryland [US], Sept 22 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Sunday (local time) emplaned for Houston, Texas where he will ...

Congress' Rashid Alvi questions source of funding for 'Howdy Modi'

New Delhi [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Congress leader Rashid Alvi raised questions over the source of funding for Prime Minister ...

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf 'insecurity'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday denounced the presence of foreign forces in the Gulf and said Iran would proffer ...

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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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