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DRC leader hopes to eradicate Ebola in his country by December

Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi has voiced hope that the Ebola epidemic in his country would be stamped ...


From Africa to Peckham: how we decolonise culture by rehumanising people

It's an extraordinary collection of portraits from Nigeria and Sierra Leone taken between 1909 and 1915, when Britain was at ...


Ntseki denies Bafana Bafana were outplayed by Ghana

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana head coach Molefi Ntseki has insisted his team were not outplayed as they fell to ...


Guinean teen shot dead by police during protest: family, doctor

A Guinean teenager was shot dead on Thursday by police as he tried to flee a crackdown on anti-government protests ...


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Nearly 3 million travellers passed through Dublin Airport last month

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nearly three million people transited through Dublin Airport last month, a 3% increase on the same month ...

A primary way to lower global emissions

Cap and Trade Is Supposed to Solve Climate Change, but Oil and Gas Company Emissions Are UpProPublica is a Pulitzer ...

U.S. stocks make major gains as world markets rally

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were generally stronger globally on Friday as prospects brightened for a trade deal between ...

Asian Development Bank president meets top leaders in Kazakhstan

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao, at a meeting with Kazakhstan's President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Friday, ...

Broad advance in stocks recorded in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets across Asia rose on Friday.The Nikkei 225 jumped 170.61 points or 0.74% to 23,312.16.The Australian ...

Lower energy prices keeping lid on inflation, says Powell

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve remains upbeat about the American economy citing favorable consumer confidence, a strong jobs ...

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Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...

Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers hit with heavy fines

NEW YORK, New York - The NFL has moved swiftly to crack down on players and clubs involved in the ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

Light prison sentence for Emirati man who raped woman tourist

DUBAI, UAE - A 19-year-old Emirati man who raped a visiting tourist at gunpoint in Dubai has been jailed for ...

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Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...


Winning start for Madagascar as they seek more glory

Johannesburg - Madagascar, the surprise team of the last Africa Cup of Nations, kicked off their 2021 qualifying campaign with ...


Lombard's dream inches closer as he leads at Sun City

Sun City - Zander Lombard is on the verge of achieving a goal of many South African pro golfers as ...


Lombard on verge of history: It's been a long time coming

Sun City - Zander Lombard admitted that his success at Sun City had been a long time coming after taking ...


'Frustrated' Van Rooyen eager to go low at Sun City

Sun City - Erik van Rooyen revealed his disappointment despite finishing under par following his third round at the Nedbank ...


Proteas star breaks into world top 5

Cape Town - You can't keep a good man down ... even if he happens to be a 40-year-old, enormously ...


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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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