Wed, 15 Jul 2020

SAA may see a rainbow, but the DPE still needs a pot of gold

So, the big question remains: where will the money come from? Government has already bailed out SAA - which went ...

Q&A: State patients in private hospitals: What's the deal?

Provinces are under pressure to finalise their respective service level agreements (SLAs) with private hospitals and health practitioners, as South ...

Zydus begins human trials for potential COVID-19 vaccine

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], July 15 (ANI): Pharmaceutical major Zydus on Wednesday started human clinical trials of its plasmid DNA vaccine ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 15

Citizens jog at the reopened Ibirapuera Park in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 13, 2020. (Photo by Rahel Patrasso/Xinhua)- Brazil's COVID-19 ...

Interview: CDC HeadSays Masks Are Essential in Coronavirus Fight

WASHINGTON - VOA contributor Greta Van Susteren interviewed Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Malawi Police Arrest Former President's Aide for Alleged Corruption

BLANTYRE - Police in Malawi have arrested a bodyguard of former President Peter Mutharika for allegedly helping him avoid nearly ...

Tito Mboweni | We cannot spend our way out of low growth

South Africa faces a number of structural constraints to growth that were identified in the National Development Plan. In response, ...

MilitiaFiresonDarfuriansDemanding Better Security

KHARTOUM - A group of armed men killed 10 people and injured 17 others in the Fataborno village of Sudan's ...

Violence in Ethiopia underscores unresolved ethnic tensions

Oromia, one of the regions in Ethiopia's ethnically constituted federation and the country's most populated one, also happens to be ...

OR Tambo customs officials seize rhino horns worth R117m

Officials at OR Tambo International Airport said on Tuesday that they had seized dozens of rhino horn pieces disguised as ...

OPINION | Dear Mr President: Covid-19 is your time of reckoning

that foresees the possible need for a return to harder levels of a lockdown. In South Africa, a dishonest rationale ...

Sudanese Women Welcome Freedom to TravelAbroadwith Children

KHARTOUM - Sudan's transitional government amended a law last week to allow women to travel abroad with their children without ...

Ghanaian Farmers Work Together for Organic Certification

ACCRA, GHANA - In Ghana and elsewhere in West Africa, organic food is growing in popularity as people try to ...

Search Begins for Remains of Tulsa Race Massacre Victims

U.S. researchers have begun searching for the unmarked mass graves of an estimated 300 African Americans who were killed in ...

Philander, Duminy sign letter backing Lungi Ngidi's 'BLM' stance

Cape Town [South Africa], July 14 (ANI): Thirty-one former and current domestic and international South African players, including Makhaya Ntini, ...

NBA star tests positive for Covid-19

Westbrook said.Westbrook was one of several Rockets players who did not travel to Orlando, where the NBA will resume its ...

COVID-19 school closures in South Africa and their impact on children

When the new coronavirus rapidly spread across the globe, evidence of its effect on children was still scanty and closing ...

Does chess promote white privilege because white always goes first?

Editor's note: The recent protests over racism have rekindled a longstanding discussion about whether chess promotes white privilege with its ...

Crusaders' march to title seems unstoppable

For anything but a Crusaders triumph in the competition, they are probably going to have to lose two of their ...

Somali army chief survives suicide attack in capital Mogadishu

Locals are seen at the scene of a car bomb explosion in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, July 13, 2020. (Xinhua/Hassan ...

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England captain Joe Root returns as West Indies eye series win

England will hope the return of captain Joe Root proves inspirational in the second Test against the West Indies at ...

SAA may see a rainbow, but the DPE still needs a pot of gold

So, the big question remains: where will the money come from? Government has already bailed out SAA - which went ...

Q&A: State patients in private hospitals: What's the deal?

Provinces are under pressure to finalise their respective service level agreements (SLAs) with private hospitals and health practitioners, as South ...

Zydus begins human trials for potential COVID-19 vaccine

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], July 15 (ANI): Pharmaceutical major Zydus on Wednesday started human clinical trials of its plasmid DNA vaccine ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 15

Citizens jog at the reopened Ibirapuera Park in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 13, 2020. (Photo by Rahel Patrasso/Xinhua)- Brazil's COVID-19 ...

Interview: CDC HeadSays Masks Are Essential in Coronavirus Fight

WASHINGTON - VOA contributor Greta Van Susteren interviewed Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

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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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