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4 years ago | January 4, 2015

MOTORING: Audi to spend US$29bn to overtake BMW

AUDI will spend 24 billion euros (US$29 billion) to develop technology and expand production, boosting its five-year ...

Afcon 2015: Who will conquer?

The African Cup of Nations (AFCON) since its inception in 1957 has seen various football associations around Africa ...

4 years ago | December 28, 2014

Kiev, rebels swap hundreds of prisoners

Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russian rebels have exchanged hundreds of prisoners of war, a spokesman for President ...

Rescuers struggle to reach Malaysian flood victims

Rescue teams struggled yesterday to reach inundated areas of northeast Malaysia as victims accused the government of ...

4 years ago | December 10, 2014

WORLD NEWS: CIA deceived White House, public over ...

WASHINGTON – The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) acted more brutally and pervasively than it acknowledged to the ...

4 years ago | November 30, 2014

Oil near four-year low

OIL traded near its lowest price in four years and energy stocks sank after OPEC refrained from reducing output.

China surpasses Japan on equities

CHINA surpassed Japan as the world’s second-largest stock market for the first time in three years amid growing investor ...

Financial crisis may come from Africa

THE integration of the African banking sector may increase the risk of a financial crisis, South Africa’s finance ...

4 years ago | November 23, 2014

Africa’s mobile money makes way to Europe

SNAPCHAT may be the latest application with a new mobile payment feature launched this week, but the idea that made ...

4 years ago | November 2, 2014

Military factions fight for power in Burkina Faso

Military factions vying for power in Burkina Faso after the resignation of President Blaise Compaore met for talks on ...

President’s Sata body arrives in Zambia

The body of President Michael Chilufya Sata has arrived back on Zambian soil, ahead of a state funeral for the ...

4 years ago | October 29, 2014

ZAMBIA has appointed Vice President Guy Scott as interim leader

ZAMBIA has appointed Vice President Guy Scott as interim leader following the death of President Michael Sata at a ...

4 years ago | October 26, 2014

Foreign News Update: WHO speeds up Ebola vaccine development by ...

Nyusi wins Mozambique election race The ruling party presidential candidate in Mozambique has won the election with ...

4 years ago | October 12, 2014

Foreign News: Mozambique Elections, Ebola death toll, Spanish ...

Mozambique ready for polls Mozambicans go to the polls on Wednesday as the country stands on the cusp of reaping vast ...