Tue, 09 Mar 2021

South African Veterans Tennis Championships: Tragedies and tenacity

Currently in full swing at the Groenkloof Tennis Club and other venues in Pretoria, the annual South African Veterans Tennis ...

Cricket Australia hopes to reschedule SA tour 'as soon as possible'

Cricket Australia (CA) hopes to reschedule its tour of South Africa "as soon as possible" provided all safety requirements can ...

RR Parkon installs multi-level car parking system

New Delhi [India], March 9 (ANI/NewsVoir): RR Parkon manufactured and installed new car parking system at South Delhi Municipal Corporation's ...

India bundle out Proteas for 157 in second ODI

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March 9 (ANI): Jhulan Goswami's four-wicket haul helped India bundle out South Africa for just 157 ...

Leicester Tigers confirm signings of 3 South African forwards

English club Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signings of three South African forwards.Monday's announcements came as the Tigers confirmed 10 ...

De Beers Group extends global partnership with UN Women

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 9 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In celebration of International Women's Day, De Beers Group is pleased to announce ...

Coe says women are making the running at World Athletics

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe told AFP on Monday he wants an organisation in which a woman can aspire to ...

Star Sports India head talks about women's cricket

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], March 9 (ANI): The human mind registers moments more than it remembers days. While many ...

Death Toll Soars to 98 From Equatorial Guinea Explosions

MALABO - The death toll from a series of explosions in a military barracks in Equatorial Guinea has risen to ...

Prasa infected by a leadership 'pandemic' says furious former exec

Fani Dingiswayo, Prasa's former general manager of legal services, has fired a parting broadside at the rail agency's leadership in ...

US reinstates sanctions against Israeli businessman Gertler

Washington [US], March 9 (ANI): The United States administration revoked a President Donald Trump-era license that exempted Israeli businessman Dan ...

Banking co-ops run by Black women have a longtime legacy of helping people

Ajo, Osusu, Sandooq, Chit or Arisan? These are cultural names for systems of mutual aid and collectivity - known by ...

Court dismisses Boeremag convict's application for conjugal rights

One of the infamous Boeremag members, found guilty of treason, has failed to secure conjugal visits with his wife in ...

Treviso lock Snyman to join Leicester Tigers

South African lock Eli Snyman will move to English Premiership rugby side Leicester Tigers at the end of the season, ...

Lions' Fred Zeilinga trial shows they're adapting for European future

The Lions have confirmed that they've offered a trial to former Sharks and Cheetahs pivot Fred Zeilinga.His potential role at ...

Memory practices are not enough to remedy Nigeria-Biafra war injustices

People return to the past for different reasons. For some, it is to recover an idea of a glorious past, ...

Why working as a journalist in Uganda is particularly tough

Ugandan journalists are subject to state intimidation and violence almost on a daily basis. During the recent presidential elections, media ...

Average rent in SA increased by just R10 the past year, index shows

The average rental in in the fourth quarter of 2019 increased by only R10 in the fourth quarter of 2020, ...

Senegal opposition leader charged with rape

A Senegalese judge charged opposition leader Ousmane Sonko with rape and freed him from detention pending an investigation on Monday, ...

Bathabile Dlamini wants ANCWL to teach children values

The ANC Women's League has re-launched the ANC's Masupatsela, or "young pioneers", wing.It is meant to teach children values such ...

Several radio station managers face axing in SABC retrenchment drive

The SABC plans to retrench station managers at some of its 18 radio stations. The broadcaster currently has a combined ...

Wayne Parnell joins Northamptonshire for 2021 season

Northamptonshire [UK], March 8 (ANI): Northamptonshire County Cricket Club on Monday announced the signing of South African pacer Wayne Parnell ...

Interview: Africa CDC chief commends China's vaccine support

© Provided by Xinhua Africa has set a minimum target of at least 60 percent of COVID-19 vaccine immunization. "We ...

World Government Summit "21 Dialogues"

Dubai [UAE], March 8 (ANI/NewsVoir): The World Government Summit Dialogues will deliver 21 predictions for the future social, economic, and ...

Merck Foundation marks International Women's Day

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]/Accra [Ghana], March 8 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany together with 18 ...

India women's team to play one-off Test against England

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 8 (ANI): On the occasion of International Women's Day, the Board of Control for Cricket in ...

'Total system shutdown' as Ghana hit by countrywide power blackout

Ghana said on Sunday it was facing a "total system shutdown". The power cut affected the entire country. Ghana has ...

Cameroonian Women Mark Women's Day with Calls for Political Inclusion

YAOUNDE - In Cameroon, thousands of women are holding events to mark International Women's Day and protesting their lack of ...

High court halts spectrum auction

The High Court in Pretoria on Monday ordered telecoms regulator the Independent Communications Regulator of South Africa (Icasa) to halt ...

Let us mobilise to empower women as agents of change

As women empowerment is the rallying cry, the world is changing its stance, albeit reluctantly and at a slow pace.While ...

Harmanpreet Kaur turns 32, cricket fraternity extend wishes

New Delhi [India], March 8 (ANI): Harmanpreet Kaur on Monday turned 32 and the cricket fraternity extended their birthday wishes ...

Benni McCarthy, Peter Shalulile claim monthly PSL awards

Benni McCarthy bagged the DStv Premiership Coach of the Month award for January and February, the Premier Soccer League (PSL) ...

50 Bonnievale crocs caught, unknown number still on the loose

A large number of crocodiles escaped from a farm in Bonnievale in the Western Cape last week.CapeNature says crocodiles were ...

8 killed, over 170 injured in migrant center fire in Yemen

Sana'a [Yemen], March 8 (ANI/Sputnik): At least eight people have been killed and over 170 others injured as a result ...

Padikkal registers fourth consecutive century

New Delhi [India], March 8 (ANI): Karnataka opening batsman Devdutt Padikkal on Monday registered his fourth consecutive century in the ...

First Person: If I die fighting for justice, I will not have regrets

In Nigeria, where nearly three out of 10 Nigerian women have experienced physical violence by age 15, human rights lawyer ...

Big-hitting DeChambeau wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

Big-hitting Bryson DeChambeau shot a one under par 71 on Sunday to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill ...

Does every woman have a well-stocked arsenal of anger?

The African American writer and activist Audre Lorde famously said that "every woman has a well-stocked arsenal of anger potentially ...

Best of the weekend's football action - 'Manchester is red'

It was a weekend to forget for Liverpool after falling to Fulham before Manchester United painted the city red against ...

IPU Women Still Underrepresented in Parliaments Worldwide

GENEVA - A report coinciding with International Women's Day on Monday finds the number of women parliamentarians globally is increasing, ...

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Burundi to Release Thousands of Inmates to Ease Overcrowding

Burundi is set to release thousands of inmates to ease overcrowding in the east African nation's prisons.Some 5,255 prisoners or ...

South African Veterans Tennis Championships: Tragedies and tenacity

Currently in full swing at the Groenkloof Tennis Club and other venues in Pretoria, the annual South African Veterans Tennis ...

Cricket Australia hopes to reschedule SA tour 'as soon as possible'

Cricket Australia (CA) hopes to reschedule its tour of South Africa "as soon as possible" provided all safety requirements can ...

RR Parkon installs multi-level car parking system

New Delhi [India], March 9 (ANI/NewsVoir): RR Parkon manufactured and installed new car parking system at South Delhi Municipal Corporation's ...

India bundle out Proteas for 157 in second ODI

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March 9 (ANI): Jhulan Goswami's four-wicket haul helped India bundle out South Africa for just 157 ...

Leicester Tigers confirm signings of 3 South African forwards

English club Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signings of three South African forwards.Monday's announcements came as the Tigers confirmed 10 ...

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