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UN Bemoans Lack of Funding for African Anti-Jihadist Force

PARIS - International donors have disbursed less than half of what they had pledged for a regional force fighting to ...


R2K, SOS concerned with 'culture of sexual harassment' at the SABC

Two South African advocacy groups say they are concerned with "what seems to be an endemic culture of sexual harassment" ...


Polokwane police launch manhunt for escaped prisoners

Police have launched a manhunt in Polokwane after five awaiting trial prisoners escaped from custody on Wednesday afternoon. Police spokesperson ...


Cuba to Withdraw Doctors From Brazil After Bolsonaro Snub

HAVANA - Cuba said on Wednesday it would pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil after the South American nation's ...


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Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...

White House files defense against CNN lawsuit

CNN - The White House asserts that it can pick and choose which journalists are given a permanent pass to ...

Four-week old baby allegedly assaulted by 25-year old man

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 25-year old man appeared in Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday charged with assaulting a four-week old ...

CNN taking Trump, White House to court

ATLANTA, Georgia - CNN has filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Trump and a number of White House officials, in ...

U.S. president continues attacks on Macron

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump has continued his personal attacks on French President Emmanuel Macron despite saying the ...

California wildfire becomes deadliest blaze in state history

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Camp Fire raging in northern California has now become the deadliest blaze in the history of ...

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Scotland coach expects 'confrontational' Boks

Edinburgh - Scotland coach Gregor Townsend says they expect a physical onslaught from the Springboks in Saturday's Test at Murrayfield. ...

Municipalities' unpaid water bills increase to a whopping R13.1bn

Municipalities that do not pay their water bills have run up a whopping R13.1bn debt - an amount just R2bn ...

British Army Shortfall Opens Door for Commonwealth Citizens

LONDON - Britain is to allow citizens from all Commonwealth countries to join its armed forces - even if they ...

Former minister Barbara Hogan slams 'reckless', 'negligent' Zuma

Former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan wrapped up her third day of testimony at the state capture inquiry by delivering ...

Proteas: Morris must make it count

Cape Town - South Africa are likely to unleash a trio of "caged beasts" when they tackle Australia in the ...

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Continued weakness in Apple shares drive U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks in the U.S. continued weaker on Wednesday with financials taking the brunt of the ...


Reports: Jeans pioneer could be going public

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Levi Strauss & Co, which pioneered the making of jeans, may be going public for a ...


Stocks in Asia soggy on Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia – Continued pressure on oil prices kept stocks in check across Asia on Wednesday. Oil slid 7% on ...


Best for Qualtrics and SAP yet to come, says SAP CEO

WALLDORF, Germany, PROVO, Utah, SEATTLE, Washington – The purchase of Qualtrics International, which was founded by two brothers, Ryan and ...


U.S. stocks little changed despite oil price dive

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks were directionless on Tuesday with little news for investors to weigh up. General ...


In deal worth $8 billion, SAP agrees to buy Qualtrics

BERLIN, Germany - As part of its strategy to expand into Customer Relationship Management (CRM), the German business software company ...


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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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