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4 years ago | May 3, 2015

Foreign nationals, officials clash in KZN

eThekwini municipality officials managing the Isipingo temporary shelter in Durban, say foreign nationals clashed with ...

Nepal rules out finding more quake survivors

A week after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal, police said the death toll from the disaster has climbed to more than ...

UN threatens sanctions on Mali fighters

The UN Security Council has demanded an immediate halt to an upsurge in fighting in Mali and has threatened to impose ...

The flawed analogy of Chinese QE

WITH China’s central bank injecting cash in the financial system to support growth, commentators have been quick to dub ...

Nigeria frees more people from Boko Haram

Nigeria has freed another 234 women and children from the Sambisa forest, considered a bastion of armed group Boko ...

4 years ago | April 29, 2015

Nigerian Army rescues 293 girls and women from Boko Haram

By Lanre Ola and Ardo Abdallah MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) – More than 200 schoolgirls abducted from their school ...

4 years ago | April 26, 2015

BOXING: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao – Is the Pacman running scared?

ONE of the reasons why attorneys usually sweat out a jury’s decision is because two people can frequently see the same ...

Earthquake kills hundreds

A powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India yesterday, killing hundreds of people, ...

Four Egypt militants killed making bombs

Egyptian police said yesterday that four Islamists were killed in an accidental explosion while preparing bombs south of ...

Arsenal aim to redraw lines of rivalry

Chelsea’s trip to Arsenal today is being billed as a Premier League title decider, but in reality it is likely to have ...

4 years ago | April 23, 2015

President Mugabe decries imbalances in the United Nations system

…urges Africa, Asia to harness numerical supremacy Caesar Zvayi in JAKARTA, Indonesia AFRICA and Asia must harness their ...

4 years ago | April 21, 2015

AFROPHOBIA: More Zimbabwean victims, SA ARMY deployed to Alexandra

[Eye Witness News] Minister of Defence Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has announced that the South African Defence Force will ...

Afrophobia: Nigeria starts evacuation of citizens from South Africa

The Goodluck Jonathan-government has approved the evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa as xenophobic attacks ...

4 years ago | April 19, 2015

President Zuma cancels Indonesia state visit

PRETORIA. – South African President Jacob Zuma has cancelled his state visit to Indonesia owing to the xenophobic ...