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Libya oil exports blocked, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit

Forces loyal to Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar blocked oil exports from the war-ravaged country's main ports Saturday, raising the ...


Fighting De Kock gives under-fire Proteas hope

Port Elizabeth - The Proteas' desperate battle to avoid the follow on became the game within the game as England ...


JSPL reports net loss of Rs 219 cr in Q3 of current fiscal

New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) on Saturday said to have posted a consolidated ...


Veteran SA musician Steve Fataar (76) dies

Veteran SA musician Steve Fataar (76) dies 17 minutes ago Nikita Coetzee share this Steve Fataar (Photo: Facebook) Related Links ...


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China powering into the nuclear age, 65-years strong

BEIJING, China - There are currently eleven nuclear power units under construction in China, the largest number of nuclear power ...

Apple ensures iPhone owners can switch off location tracking

SAN JOSE, California - Apple has added a new toggle that addresses privacy concerns around the location tracking feature on ...

UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...

Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

Exuberance on U.S. stock markets, dollar also rallies

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Friday.The U.S. dollar too was in huge ...

New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...

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Trump trial arguments get airing on Sunday talk shows

WASHINGTON - Key players in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump and his defense argued sharply Sunday whether ...

Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Dublin-born Conor McGregor wins in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Ireland's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor made a winning comeback in the Ultimate Fighting ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

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Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...


Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...


Govt looking for funds and a partner to keep SAA in the skies

Despite not yet being able to contribute R2bn as part of its commitment to the business rescue process of SAA, ...


'Blame me,' Boucher takes responsibility for Proteas' struggles

Cape Town - Head coach Mark Boucher says he takes full responsibility for the Proteas' struggles in their ongoing Test ...


Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies

Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies 2020-01-19 18:51 Nikita Coetzee share this Jethro Butow (Photo: Twitter) Related Links Veteran SA ...


Govt looking for funds, and a partner to keep SAA in the skies

Despite not yet being able to contribute R2bn as part of its commitment to the business rescue process of SAA, ...


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