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Zambia's Scott becomes Africa's first white leader in 20 years Zambia's Scott becomes Africa's first white leader in 20 yearsDate: 30/10/2014

Zambia's Guy Scott became Africa's first white head of state in 20 years on Wednesday after the president, "King Cobra" ...

‘I’m so grateful to be well’ ‘I’m so grateful to be well’Date: 29/10/2014

Atlanta - Smiling and looking vibrant, the second of two nurses infected while treating the first Ebola patient in the...

Global outcry over Meyiwa's murder Global outcry over Meyiwa's murderDate: 28/10/2014

News makers, the sporting fraternity, and celebrities have joined countless ordinary citizens in expressing their shock over...

Israeli farmers observe sabbatical - with a wink Israeli farmers observe sabbatical - with a winkDate: 27/10/2014

Bnei Netzarim - Every seven years, according to the Bible, Israeli farmers must give their lands a rest for a year...

Light touch Light touchDate: 24/10/2014

An Indian artist gives finishing touches to the idols of Goddess Kali at a local workshop ahead of the Diwali festival in...

Hitler cream strikes sour note for Swiss Hitler cream strikes sour note for SwissDate: 23/10/2014

Geneva - Swiss retailer Migros apologised on Wednesday for putting cream capsules with the faces of Hitler and Mussolini...

Paralysed groom walks down the aisle Paralysed groom walks down the aisleDate: 22/10/2014

Matt Ficarra has been paralysed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn't stop him from walking...

Nepal: South Africans listed ‘safe’ Nepal: South Africans listed ‘safe’Date: 21/10/2014

An unofficial list of people caught in a blizzard ranked as one of Nepal’s worst mountain disasters, says the five South...

Cheers to Ronaldo's 100m Facebook likes Cheers to Ronaldo's 100m Facebook likesDate: 20/10/2014

Cristiano Ronaldo is the most liked man on Facebook. He reached a cool 100 million “likes” on the social networking site...

Family farms crucial in fight to eradicate hunger: UN Family farms crucial in fight to eradicate hunger: UNDate: 17/10/2014

Rome - Nine out of ten of the world's 570 million farms are managed by families and it is they who hold the key to eradicating...

Spacecraft to attempt comet landing next month Spacecraft to attempt comet landing next monthDate: 16/10/2014

Berlin - The European Space Agency has confirmed the time and place it will attempt to land the first spacecraft on a comet...

Britain begins Ebola screening at London's Heathrow airport Britain begins Ebola screening at London's Heathrow airportDate: 15/10/2014

Britain began screening passengers arriving at London's busiest airport from West Africa for signs of the deadly Ebola virus on...

France’s Patrick Modiano wins Nobel prize for Literature France’s Patrick Modiano wins Nobel prize for LiteratureDate: 14/10/2014

Patrick Modiano of France, whose work focuses on the Nazi occupation and its effect on his country, was awarded the Nobel Prize...

Nobel Peace Prize choice a victory for human dignity: Obama Nobel Peace Prize choice a victory for human dignity: ObamaDate: 13/10/2014

United States President Barack Obama congratulated Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian...

Princess Charlene of Monaco expecting twins Princess Charlene of Monaco expecting twinsDate: 10/10/2014

Princess Charlene, the South African wife of Monaco monarch Prince Albert II, is expecting twins at the end of the year...

Womb transplant mom hopes to inspire others Womb transplant mom hopes to inspire othersDate: 09/10/2014

The parents of the first baby born from a transplanted womb hope they can be an inspiration to others struggling with...

Vertigo-inducing face lift for Eiffel Tower Vertigo-inducing face lift for Eiffel TowerDate: 08/10/2014

The Eiffel Tower has been given a vertigo-inducing face lift as organisers celebrate the Paris monument's 125th anniversary...

Trio win Nobel medicine prize Trio win Nobel medicine prizeDate: 07/10/2014

British-American researcher John O'Keefe on Monday won the Nobel Medicine Prize with a Norwegian couple, Edvard Moser and...

134 countries participating in march against rhino, elephant poaching 134 countries participating in march against rhino, elephant poachingDate: 06/10/2014

A global march for elephants and rhinos is taking place in 134 countries across the world. The aim of the march is to bring...

PM launches Clean India Campaign PM launches Clean India CampaignDate: 03/10/2014

India's prime minister joined millions of schoolchildren, officials and ordinary people who picked up brooms and dustpans on...

Protected parks offer glimmers of hope Protected parks offer glimmers of hopeDate: 02/10/2014

Paris - National parks and other protected areas offer hope for threatened species at a time of plunging wildlife numbers...

Londoners divided on skyscraper boom Londoners divided on skyscraper boomDate: 01/10/2014

Skyscrapers are shooting up all over London, transforming a skyline once dominated by Big Ben and St Paul's Cathedral.

Rooftop gardens brings new life to Manila Rooftop gardens brings new life to ManilaDate: 30/09/2014

Manila - Vegetable farms have started to grow on rooftops, in shanty towns and school grounds amid the cramped, concrete...

Now for the civil service Now for the civil serviceDate: 29/09/2014

Newlyweds George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin are expected to hold a civil service at Venice town hall on Monday to make their...

Graça machel honoured Graça machel honouredDate: 26/09/2014

Nelson Mandela’s widow was honoured at the closing session of the Clinton Global Initiative for her leadership in civil society...

Fisherman survives 8 days at sea in a cooler Fisherman survives 8 days at sea in a coolerDate: 25/09/2014

Mexico City - A fisherman who went missing during Hurrican Polo was found floating in an ice cooler near Acapulco...

New Yorkers unite to push for climate action New Yorkers unite to push for climate actionDate: 23/09/2014

A number of streets in Manhattan, New York were shut down for much of Sunday as a sea of people marched as part of a global...

UN Women launches 'HeFORShe' campaign UN Women launches 'HeFORShe' campaignDate: 22/09/2014

UN Women has launched a campaign that places men at the centre of activism to end persistent inequalities faced by women and...

Stolen Jaguar wheeled back to owner 46 years later Stolen Jaguar wheeled back to owner 46 years laterDate: 19/09/2014

New York - At age 82, Ivan Schneider had given up on finding his luxury Jaguar stolen 46 years ago, until it was recovered on a...

Musk to build NASA’s new spacecraft Musk to build NASA’s new spacecraftDate: 18/09/2014

NASA has selected a company headed by South African-born Elon Musk to build America’s next spacecraft to carry astronauts to...



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