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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
A US strike against Al Shabab on the eve of the first African Union summit on terrorism is a reminder that even as the AU strives to take greater responsibility for counterterrorism efforts, it still relies on Western partners, particularly in aerial warfare.
7 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
The South African government has asked for a postponement in the matter between King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo of the Abathembu and President Jacob Zuma, the presidency said on Monday.
11 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, Sept 2 -- The annual General Assembly of the World Medical Association will be held at the Durban International Convention Center here from October 8 to 11. The programme of the meeting will be: Wednesday 8 October: Committees,Thursday 9 October: Scientific Session, Friday 10 October am: Council meeting, pm Assembly Ceremonial ... (more)
15 hrs ago | GhanaWeb
Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr., popularly known as Shatta Wale was adjudged African Artiste of the Year at this year's Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Lesotho's prime minister has asked southern African states to send peacekeepers into his mountain kingdom to restore order after an apparent coup over the weekend, his aide said on Monday.
Despite several years of lobbying by BDS to have Israeli products kept out of South Africa, and preventing government officials from visiting Israel, trade between the two countries is flourishing.
Americans' eating habits have improved - except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet.
Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.
Health activist group TAC takes Benny Malakoane and others to court for allegedly giving a dying woman's hospital bed to an ANC official.
Nelson Mandela had a soft spot for singer Amy Winehouse after a quip she made about his time in prison - former prime minister Gordon Brown has revealed.
Lesotho's prime minister fled to South Africa in fear for his safety and will now meet with leaders of the region there to seek peace, he said Sunday.
South African side Thanda Royal Zulu have signed Ghanaian defender Isaac Paintsil as one of the new players at the club for the 2014/15 season.
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes ... (more)
HiLoBooks is pleased to serialize Morley Roberts's 1900 novel The Fugitives , an adventure set against the backdrop of the Second Boer War .
The Department of Home Affairs says it is studying the South Gauteng High Court judgement on the detention of illegal foreigners at the Lindela Deportation Facility.
The newest party in South Africa's parliament, the Economic Freedom Fighters, or EFF, is facing a two-week suspension after getting into a shouting match with members of the ruling ANC party.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:57 pm
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