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SA U20 Women look to make a statement against Zimbabwe

Cape Town - The South Africa U20 Women's team will look to make a strong statement on Wednesday when they ...


Don't hold your breath: Zim business on foreign currency ban

The decision by the Zimbabwean government to abolish the use of foreign currency for local transactions is welcome, but could ...


ANALYSIS: African gay bashing 'a colonial import'

Certain African leaders keep telling us that "no African is born gay" - that homosexuality is alien to African culture ...


This is why we ditched multi-currency, says Zim's Ncube

Fear of self-dollarisation of the economy and the plight of government workers who could no longer afford to buy goods ...


International

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Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Business

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Asian markets remain soft Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Markets were calm but soft in Asia on Wednesday with all the major bourses losing ground, albeit ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

U.S. stocks slip as White House and Fed argue over interest rates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S.stocks were weaker on Tuesday as the direction of interest rates took center-stage. The White ...

IMF lauds U.S. unemployment, at levels not seen since late 1960s

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. economy is in the longest expansion in recorded history, says the latest assessment by the ...

Global medical devices manufacturer in major Irish expansion

CO. GALWAY, Ireland - Boston Scientific has invested 60 million euro to expand its operations in Ireland.The first phase of ...

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Syrian director unites refugees and locals through drama

At a small community centre in the heart of the Egyptian port city of Alexandria, Syrian theatre director Bassem watches ...


Pakistan take 2-nil lead against SA U19's

Cape Town - A game-changing 73-run partnership between Rohail Nazir and Haris Khan was the difference as Pakistan defeated the ...


Final field for Durban July confirmed

Durban - The top horses in the betting for the 2019 Durban July drew well when the final field for ...


IAAF takes action to halt order allowing Caster Semenya to run

Cape Town - The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has submitted a request to overturn an order allowing South ...


Incoming BLSA head is smarter than I am ? Bonang Mohale

While the board of Business Leadership SA expressed enough confidence in outgoing CEO Bonang Mohale to ask that he stay ...


Nick Mallett to help pick new Kings coach

Cape Town - Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett will help the executive council of the Southern Kings pick a new ...


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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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