Mon, 27 May 2019

First black African woman to summit Mount Everest heads home

The first black woman from Africa to summit Mount Everest returns to South African soil on Monday morning.Saray Khumalo, a ...

Zamalek use penalty power to end 16-year African trophy drought

Johannesburg - Brilliant penalties enabled Zamalek Sporting Club of Egypt to win the CAF Confederation Cup final near Alexandria Monday ...

Delhi: 3 foreign nationals arrested with drugs worth Rs 25 crore

New Delhi (India), May 27 (ANI): Two Nigerians and one Ugandan national were arrested and drugs worth around Rs 25 ...

Five Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush

Five Nigerian soldiers have been killed and a number are missing after an ambush by Boko Haram's Islamic State-backed faction, ...

Curious Kids: are humans going to evolve again?

Curious Kids is a series for children. If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it ...

Jailed PKK Leader Calls for End to Mass Hunger Strike

Thousands of prisoners in Turkish jails have ended a 200-day-long hunger strike after jailed Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan was ...

WP, Pumas top SuperSport Rugby Challenge log

Cape Town - The champions in the first two seasons of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge, the Pumas and Western Province, ...

30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks on DRC Lake

KINSHASA - Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a ...

Titanium is the perfect metal to make replacement human body parts

To mark the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements we're taking a look at how researchers study some of ...

Zimbabwe opposition MDC party elects Nelson Chamisa as leader

Zimbabwe's main opposition party has elected Nelson Chamisa as its leader.It is the first Congress held by the Movement for ...

WP, Pumas top SS Rugby Challenge log

Cape Town - The champions in the first two seasons of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge, the Pumas and Western Province, ...

Blitzboks qualify for Tokyo 2020 as Fiji win London Sevens

Cape Town - There was disappointment and tempered elation in the Springbok Sevens camp in London, where they lost both ...

Won't judge Indian team after just one bad game: Sachin Tendulkar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 26 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday said that he won't judge the Indian ...

NZ add to Blitzboks woes in London with last-gasp win

Cape Town - New Zealand have claimed 5th place at the London Sevens after beating the Blitzboks 21-17 in a ...

Most call centre jobs are a dead end for South Africa's youth

The South African government believes that the business processing industry is key to job creation. And the sector has indeed ...

The seven things new leaders need to do to fix South Africa

South Africa's new national government and nine new provincial executives have taken office following recent elections. They all have a ...

Eskom and our economy are in deep trouble, warns DA

South Africa needs "solutions and not more talk shops" to end Eskom's "monopolistic stranglehold on electricity" and to rescue the ...

Blitzboks crash out of London Sevens

Cape Town - The South African Sevens team have crashed out of the London Sevens in the quarter-finals against Australia.Australia ...

Militants Kill 25 Nigerian Soldiers, Some Civilians, Sources Report

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA - Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in anambush in northeast Nigeria ...

Blitzboks to face Australia in London Sevens QF

Cape Town - The Blitzboks will face Australia in the quarter-finals of the London Sevens after beating Argentina 40-21 to ...

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Chinese shares in demand, Shanghai Composite jumps 1.38%

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were broadly stronger on Monday, although the Australian market wa virtually unchanged.The Nikkei 225 ...

State of Oklahoma to receive $85 million to settle Teva opioid claims

PARSIPPANY, New Jersey/JERUSALEM - Teva Pharmaceuticals USA and its subsidiaries on Sunday announced it had reached a settlement with the ...

Irish agriculture minister warns pig industry of African Swine Fever

DUBLIN, Ireland - African Swine Fever is spreading across the world with serious consequences for pig farmers, meat processors and ...

Bosch fined over diesel emissions scandal

STUTTGART, Germany - Bosch has been hit with a fine of 90 million euros over allegations of negligence in relation ...

Sweden and Ireland delegations get together to discuss digital

CO. WESTMEATH, Ireland - Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Sean Canney welcomed King Carl ...

20-acre recreation complex to boost Buffalo's Outer Harbor

BUFFALO, New York - The new Lakeside Complex on Buffalo's Outer Harbor opened on Friday.The 20-acre site includes a new ...

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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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