Wed, 27 Mar 2019

Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...

Cyclone Idai disaster compounds problems for Zimbabwe

Hours after Cyclone Idai battered the coast of Mozambique last week, it made its way to Zimbabwe, bringing a wave ...

British 'Speedboat Killer' To Be Extradited From Georgia

TBILISI -- A British man dubbed the 'speedboat killer' after a manslaughter conviction in London has agreed to be extradited ...

End Of Time Change EU Lawmakers Nix Clock Shifts From 2021

EU lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on March 26 to abolish the practice of seasonal time change across the bloc in 2021 ...

'Racist' Taunts At UEFA Qualifier Hand Montenegro A Double Loss

England's five-goal comeback delivered a gut punch to Montenegro's national soccer team in its Euro 2020 qualifier. Then the Adriatic ...

On His Watch: The Dark Events Of Nazarbaev's Long Reign

The major economic strides made by energy-rich Kazakhstan during President Nursultan Nazarbaev's nearly 30-year reign often overshadow reports chronicling an ...

Ethiopian Airlines crowned African Champion of the Year

Ethiopian Airlines has won the African Champion of the Year award at the Africa CEO Forum taking place in Kigali, ...

JSE rebounds as global economic recession concerns thaw

The JSE closed firmer on Tuesday despite opening weaker, as it gained momentum with the rebound in US equities. Global ...

PIC acting CEO suspended over claims of tampering with inquiry

The Public Investment Corporation's (PIC) acting CEO Matshepo More has been placed on precautionary suspension, following allegations that she was ...

Steinhoff to sell off stake in KAP to pay debtors

Steinhoff [JSE:SNH] will sell over 600 million of its shares in KAP Industrial holdings in order to meet its various ...

Coal Transporters Forum case against Eskom, Nersa dismissed

The High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday dismissed an application brought by the Coal Transporters Forum against Eskom, the National ...

Glass still half empty for SA wine harvest in 2019 - Vinpro

With close to two thirds of the 2019 wine grape harvest already in cellars, the most recent estimate indicates that ...

PIC: We will still recover funds from AYO

The Public Investment Corporation on Tuesday said it would still forge ahead with steps to recover billions of rands it ...

Kvitova attacker sentenced to 8 years in prison

Prague - The man who attacked two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova with a knife at her Czech home in December ...

Federer to play Madrid Masters on clay return

Madrid - Roger Federer will play on clay before this year's French Open after being confirmed on the entry list ...

New Lord's groundsman ready to stand his ground

London - When Ireland face England at Lord's in July, the 11 members of the visiting team will not be ...

Ford Kuga inquest: Witness says he always suspected foul play

One of the first witnesses at the scene on the night Reshall Jimmy's Ford Kuga went up in flames maintains ...

Canada Takes Refugee Who Sheltered Snowden

TORONTO - A Filipino woman who helped shelter former NSA contractor Edward Snowden when he fled to Hong Kong has ...

Grassroots Tech Group Takes Startup Approach to Fight Brexit

LONDON - Software engineers, entrepreneurs and product managers huddle in small groups, brainstorming ideas and scrawling thoughts onto Post-it Notes ...

Myanmar's Top Court to Rule on Jailed Journalists' Appeal

Myanmar's Supreme Court agreed to rule Tuesday on an appeal by two Reuters journalists who have been sentenced to seven ...

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Kvitova attacker sentenced to 8 years in prison

Prague - The man who attacked two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova with a knife at her Czech home in December ...

Federer to play Madrid Masters on clay return

Madrid - Roger Federer will play on clay before this year's French Open after being confirmed on the entry list ...

Teen Andreescu calls it quits at Miami Open

Miami - Indian Wells champion Bianca Andreescu retired from her fourth-round match at the Miami Open while trailing Anett Kontaveit ...

McGregor announces his retirement from MMA - again!

Los Angeles - Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor said on Monday he had retired from the sport, vowing to ...

Halep dominates Venus in Miami

Miami - Simona Halep got the better of Venus Williams once again as the Romanian made light work of the ...

Federer wary of Medvedev after Miami victory

Miami - Roger Federer admits he faces a real battle to land the 101st title of his career with the ...

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