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Proteas clinch netball test series against Malawi

Malawi got off to a better start in the second Test, trading goal for goal with South Africa until the ...


Southern Africa moot regional action for Mozambique unrest

Leaders from southern African countries met for urgent security talks on Friday and agreed on a "regional response" to the ...


Why did the Soviets send dogs into space, and not monkeys

While the US chose monkeys for its space experiments, the USSR, after much chin-scratching, opted for dogs - but only ...


PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on Ethiopia conflict

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Friday met with African Union envoys to discuss the conflict in Tigray, where the ...


Proteas bat first at empty Newlands in opening T20 as Linde debuts

The Proteas will bat first in the opening T20 against England at an empty Newlands after skipper Quinton de Kock ...


SABC signs Proteas deal ahead of bumper season

Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) have announced a broadcasting deal for the busy cricket ...


COVID-19 Staffers Test Positive in Sudan Leader's Office

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok's staff is self-isolating after 19 members, including Cabinet Affairs Minister Omer Manis, ...


Steenhuisen to Malema: Give up your police security detail

DA leader John Steenhuisen has challenged EFF leader Julius Malema, who recently threatened police officers, to forego the police protection ...


Former Pirates boss Palacios remembers facing 21-year-old Maradona

Watching the legendary Diego Maradona, who died this week at the age of 60 of a heart attack, and playing ...


Why Sharks' Dylan Richardson is the ideal player for a pandemic

Versatility will be a distinct theme when the Sharks take on the Pumas in Friday night's Currie Cup opener at ...


How theatre can help young Nigerians who are living with HIV

Nasarawa state in the north-central region of Nigeria is known for agriculture, salt mining and one of the higher waterfalls ...


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Trump now formally on the way out, but will never be forgotten

On the eve of his defeat as President of the United States, Donald Trump chose not to utter so much ...

Philippine rebels still recruiting children as fighters, says report

PASIG CITY, Philippines, Nov. 26 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday reported that a total of ...

UNICEF to distribute two billion Covid-19 vaccines next year

The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is working with more than 350 partners, including major airlines, shipping lines and logistics associations ...

Ivanka Trump could become embroiled in father's tax-avoidance schemes

If you're a fan of TV crime procedurals, you've no doubt seen shows where detectives interrogate two suspects detained in ...

Shattered Iraq once again prepares for elections

As authorities in Iraq continue to operate "in the eye of multiple storms", international support remains essential for resolving ongoing ...

19-year old IAF cadet and flight instructor die in light plane crash

TEL AVIV, Israel - Two Israel Air Force personnel have been killed in a light plane crash in Southern Israel.The ...

Central Africa

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Proteas clinch netball test series against Malawi

Malawi got off to a better start in the second Test, trading goal for goal with South Africa until the ...

Southern Africa moot regional action for Mozambique unrest

Leaders from southern African countries met for urgent security talks on Friday and agreed on a "regional response" to the ...

PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on Ethiopia conflict

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Friday met with African Union envoys to discuss the conflict in Tigray, where the ...

SABC signs Proteas deal ahead of bumper season

Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) have announced a broadcasting deal for the busy cricket ...

Treasury warns of fiscal crisis over state wages as court case nears

South Africa can't implement a pay deal with public servants because it would precipitate a fiscal crisis, Finance Minister Tito ...

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Wall St jumps, technology stocks now at highest level ever

NEW YORK, New York - Traders returned to work on Wall Street on Friday for a short time to send ...


Indian economy dives 7.5 percent in 3 months to end of September

NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- India's economic growth rate contracted 7.5 percent during the period from July to ...


Investors in Asia divided over markets direction, dollar slides

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday, and movements limited with Wall Street closed for the ...


5,400 booths subscribed for annual China-Asean Expo

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...


Beijing and Taipei doing good trade despite diplomatic differences

BEIJING, China, November 26 (ANI): Despite the growing disquiet between Taipei against Beijing, Chinese technology companies have increased orders for ...


China designates special status for Irish whiskey and Irish cream

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish whiskey and Irish cream have been given a boost by their special designation by one of ...


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