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  1. The 'perfect storm' of low airfares - and five ways to find themRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago |

    With a surge in seats and a fall in ticket prices, this is a stellar time to fly - provided you book smartly. 'There's a sort of an Irish holiday tradition of talking to people you have only just met who are fast-tracked to friends in no time at all' Stock photo: Deposit Photos With a surge in seats and a fall in ticket prices, this is a stellar time to fly - provided you book smartly.


  2. Trent Boult's older brother Jono claiming some credit for million-dollar IPL paydayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    While you're out buying jeans, Trent, older brother Jono wouldn't mind a new pair either, after his ripped on Saturday night. Maybe it was fate that the pants were on their way out, as just a couple of days later Jono, 31, received a text from Trent, 27, that simply read: "1 million".


  3. Black Cap Trent Boult vows to earn his money for Kolkata Knight RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Trent Boult is eyeing a new pair of jeans after being sold for more than $1million at the Indian Premier League auction on Monday night . The Black Caps' left-arm swing bowler was still pinching himself at training on Tuesday, having been bought for NZ$1.04m by the Kolkata Knight Riders.


  4. News 6 mins ago 5:09 p.m.Canada's border sees surge in families, others crossing illegally from USRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KBMT

    A family of seven with small children; a woman who was taken to a hospital after falling on ice; a Nigerian man who had to have fingers amputated due to frostbite. These are among a growing number of asylum-seekers and other migrants trekking on snow and ice to cross over the United States border into Canada, according to an attorney and Canadian network CTV.


  5. Muslims, Jews, and Shakespeare: Rhodes Hosts a Timely SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    Can a symposium inspired by the works of William Shakespeare really be timely? Like the man says, "that is hot ice and wondrous strange snow." But the Pearce Shakespeare Symposium : Jews and Muslims in Shakespeare's World - an event three-years in the making - lands at Rhodes College in the midst of an attempted national travel ban targeting Muslims , and at a time when America's official policy regarding Israel seems all over the place , at least.


  6. Proper Crisps prospering with hands-on passionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Nelson business Proper Crisps are shaking up the big players in the snack food industry by making just that - proper crisps. Not crinkle cut crisps with fake tasting flavourings or crisps made from reconstituted potato and formed into identically shaped snacks in a can.


  7. Experimental vaccine protects against multiple malaria strainsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    An experimental malaria vaccine protected healthy subjects from infection with a malaria strain different from that contained in the vaccine, according to a study published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . The research was conducted by scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , part of the National Institutes of Health .


  8. Body of Icelandic Teen Found in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    The body of an Icelandic teen was found on Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa, yesterday morning, Visir reports. The teen had been missing since noon on Saturday.


  9. Ug99 stem rust migration slow but steadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Western Producer

    Ug99 is spreading slower than scientists anticipated but it is only a matter of time before it wipes out crops in some of the world's most important wheat-growing regions. Ug99 is a race of stem rust first discovered in Uganda in 1999.


  10. Why 3D-Printed Prosthetics Could Be The Next Health RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | PSFK

    As 3D printing continues to transform manufacturing, doctors are hoping it could also help the 30 million people worldwide in need of artificial limbs and braces John Nhial was barely a teenager when he was grabbed by a Sudanese guerrilla army and forced to become a child soldier. He spent four years fighting, blasting away on guns almost too heavy to hold, until one day the inevitable happened: he was seriously injured, treading on a landmine while he was on morning patrol.


  11. Wiese misses out as South Africa's Steinhoff and Shoprite scrap mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Reuters

    South Africa's Steinhoff and grocery retailer Shoprite called off a deal to create an African shopping giant on Monday, preventing leading investor Christo Wiese from bringing more of his retail assets under one roof. Billionaire Wiese, a shareholder in both companies and the architect of the deal, and other investors including state-owned pension fund the Public Investment Corporation could not agree on the value of a share exchange.


  12. Katy Perry, China, Woolly Mammoth, South Africa, Mike Pence, Uber,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Towleroad

    MIKE PENCE . On Michael Flynn: "I was disappointed to learn that the facts that had been conveyed to me by General Flynn were inaccurate."


  13. Oman's Permanent Museum Exhibition at the renovated Mombasa Castle in Kenya will open on Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The opening ceremony will be sponsored by Dr. Hassan Wario, Minister of Sports, Culture and Arts in the Republic of Kenya in the presence of a number of ministers, ambassadors, senior officials and Omani prominent figures in Kenya. Photo-ONA The opening ceremony will be sponsored by Dr. Hassan Wario, Minister of Sports, Culture and Arts in the Republic of Kenya in the presence of a number of ministers, ambassadors, senior officials and Omani prominent figures in Kenya.


  14. In Africa, how trees can help both climate and incomesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Fatima Ait Moussa, in the photo above, looks at cosmetics and oil products made from argan-tree nuts at her women's cooperative in Morocco. Africa holds lessons for how "climate-smart agriculture" can help the world respond to warming temperatures, in this case one tree at a time.


  15. Nigerian president disdains his country's best hospital for...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    An extended medical trip for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari , the latest in a long line of leaders in Africa to travel overseas for medical treatment, has prompted a rash of online fake news stories proclaiming "Buhari is dead." Buhari, 74, who is in London for medical tests, posted photographs of himself meeting Nigerian officials in London to prove he was alive.


  16. FIFA boss Infantino calls unprecedented African summit meetingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    FIFA President Gianni Infantino will meet more than 50 presidents of African football associations in an unprecedented summit in Johannesburg this week, officials said on Sunday. Each of the continent's 54 member countries has been invited to a day-long executive summit with Infantino, called to discuss general issues in the game and explain FIFA's plans to expand the World Cup and changes to its development structures.


  17. Merkel was due to arrive in Algeria on Monday as part of a trip to North AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    This file photo taken on December 8, 2010 shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, shaking hands with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika after addressing a press conference at the chancellery in Berlin. Merkel's visit to Algeria planned for Monday, February 20, 2017, was called off at short notice as Bouteflika was 'temporarily unavailable'.


  18. MAE celebrates 55 years of diplomatic relations Romania-Morocco: A...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expresses its belief that "relations between Romania and the Kingdom of Morocco will amplify and will get to know new directions of action, based on the status of our country as a member state of the European Union and Morocco's as a partner with advanced status in the relation with the EU, in the interest of both nations and stability of the Mediterranean region", shows a press release of MAE, in the context of marching 55 years of diplomatic relations. "Friendship and cooperation relations between Romania and the Kingdom of Morocco were permanently characterized as being relations of trust and reciprocal respect and met, in all this period, a continuous and consistent development", the quoted source shows.


  19. Robert Mugabe: Give Donald Trump a chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    He went on to express his support for Mr Trump's America-first policy, saying "America for Americans" and "Zimbabwe for Zimbabweans". The US imposed sanctions such as travel bans and an assets freeze on Mr Mugabe and his allies in 2001.


  20. Sub-Sharan Africa Organized Mass Grocery Retail Market Report 2016 - Research and MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The retailing market in Africa is expected to record a stronger positive value performance over the next decade. Major drivers will include population growth and the projected positive economic growth across many African countries, as well as heightened marketing activities and investing from international players.