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I have no relationship with Johann Rupert - EFF's Floyd Shivambu

EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu says he has no relationship with one of South Africa's richest men, Johann Rupert.Taking to ...


Arjun Rampal, Gabriella Demetriades blessed with baby boy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 21 (ANI): Actor Arjun Rampal and his girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades, who welcomed their first child recently, ...


10 practical ways to become a better saver

South Africans are not saving enough, and only 6% of them will be able to maintain their standard of living ...


SA men's water polo side crash to Germany

Cape Town - TheGermany will now go on to face Croatia in the quarter-finals, while South Africa drop into the ...


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Iranian anti-narcotics police swoop on major drug ring

TEHRAN, Iran - The anti-narcotics police forces in Iran are waging war on drug dealers, and are having success.A drug ...

Gulf tensions put global flow of oil supplies at risk

Tensions between the United States, Iran and other countries are flaring again in the Strait of Hormuz.There are competing explanations ...

Guzman jailed but business as usual for Sinaloa cartel

The infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera – aka "El Chapo" – has been sentenced to life plus ...

8 school children dead after truck crash in Philippines

CEBU, Philippines - An excursion on Friday for 39 primary school kids on their way to a sports meet at ...

Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps capture British tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran has seized a British Oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, apparently in retailiation for Britains ...

UN hailed astronauts as 'three great pioneers'

NEW YORK, New York - As the world remembers Saturday's 50th anniversary of the "giant leap for mankind" made by ...

Central Africa

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It's Sarabi's pride, Mufasa just lives there: a biologist on The Lion King

Last week saw the release of the rebooted The Lion King, an attempt to capitalise on the billion-dollar success of ...

10 practical ways to become a better saver

South Africans are not saving enough, and only 6% of them will be able to maintain their standard of living ...

SA men's water polo side crash to Germany

Cape Town - TheGermany will now go on to face Croatia in the quarter-finals, while South Africa drop into the ...

Bokako, Burger bowl SA Emerging to Sri Lanka win

Cape Town - Tladi Bokako and Nandre Burger shared six wickets as South Africa Emerging held off a late fightback ...

Ramaphosa must not use public funds to defend himself - Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says Cyril Ramaphosa must give assurances he will not be using public funds to defend himself, ...

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Lockheed Martin completes construction of Orion spacecraft capsule

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Florida - The goal of humans again walking on the Moon is one giant leap closer.Lockheed Martin ...


Boeing to take near-$5b hit due to MAX 737 groundings

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing says it will take an after-tax hit of $4.9 billion, or $8.74 per share, over the ...


Red Arrows join forces with British Airways Boeing 747

RAF FAIRFORD, Gloucestershire, England, UK - The legendary Red Arrows joined forces with a special British Airways Boeing 747 for ...


Founder and two executives of public company charged with fraud

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday charged the former chief executive officer of a ...


UAE leads Middle East in wooing China

ABU DHABI, UAE - Whilst the United States and China are at odds, impacting the economies of both countries, as ...


U.S. dollar in sharp recovery, stocks fall

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. defied the global trend on Friday and lost ground. Markets elsewhere ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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