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OBIT: Marc Batchelor - Legend who was loved, rogue who was despised

Former footballer and television commentator Marc Batchelor was either loved or detested, depending on who you ask."Batch", as he was ...


Orlando Pirates: Batchelor was in a league of his own

Cape Town - Soweto giants Orlando Pirates have released a statement mourning the death of former striker Marc Batchelor.News24 confirmed ...


Stellenbosch FC snap up Marc Van Heerden

Cape Town - Absa Premiership newcomers Stellenbosch FC have signed former AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates defender Marc Van Heerden.Van Heerden ...


Matlaba: Pirates exit was not about money

Cape Town - Former Orlando Pirates defender Thabo Matlaba has revealed that leaving the club to join Black Leopards was ...


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Delhi Police criticised after girl, 6, is abducted and brutally raped

DELHI, India - A women's advocate group in Delhi has slammed police for their handling of a brutal alleged rape ...

Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

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International Monetary Fund begins search for new managing director

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has intiiated a process to find a new managing director following the ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

Jalan panel report on surplus RBI reserve finalised: official

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): A committee set up to review the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) economic capital ...

Here's how World Cup triumph took its toll on England's cricketers

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): Cricket World Cup's official Twitter handle just posted pictures of England's cricketers of how ...

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FBI Mailed Pipe Bomb Devices Wouldn't Have Worked

NEW YORK - An FBI analysis of crudely made pipe bombs mailed to prominently critics of President Donald Trump has ...


US Marks 50th Years Since Historic Apollo 11 Mission to Moon

Events in the southern U.S. state of Florida and Washington, D.C. Tuesday kicked off observances marking the 50th anniversary of ...


OBIT: Marc Batchelor - Legend who was loved, rogue who was despised

Former footballer and television commentator Marc Batchelor was either loved or detested, depending on who you ask."Batch", as he was ...


Orlando Pirates: Batchelor was in a league of his own

Cape Town - Soweto giants Orlando Pirates have released a statement mourning the death of former striker Marc Batchelor.News24 confirmed ...


Stellenbosch FC snap up Marc Van Heerden

Cape Town - Absa Premiership newcomers Stellenbosch FC have signed former AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates defender Marc Van Heerden.Van Heerden ...


Matlaba: Pirates exit was not about money

Cape Town - Former Orlando Pirates defender Thabo Matlaba has revealed that leaving the club to join Black Leopards was ...


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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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