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Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...

US Protests Could Bring Coronavirus Surge

LOS ANGELES - U.S. health officials are warning there could be a new surge in coronavirus cases following the protests ...

Update: Unrest sweeps U.S. over George Floyd's death

Video: New York officials on May 30, 2020, denounces acts of violence in the city's protests over George Floyd's death, ...

SA placed 2nd among most favoured offshore contact centre locations

For the third year in a row, South Africa has been named the second most favoured offshore location for contact ...

Cameroon Military Acknowledges Soldiers Arrested in Togo

YAOUNDE - Cameroon's military says three of five men recently arrested by Togolese police and portrayed by Togolese media as ...

American Diary: To Be Black and Journalist at This Moment

For many Americans, "space" means leaving the Earth's atmosphere and exploring the galaxy. They think of this weekend's Space X ...

10 killed in bombing attack on passenger bus in Somalia

Mogadishu [Somalia], May 31 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 10 people were killed and several others were injured in the bombing of ...

13 Sri Lanka cricketers to resume training on June 1

Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 31 (ANI): The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Sunday announced that its 13 players will return ...

FlySafair gets ready to start operating from mid-June

Low-cost airline FlySafair plans to take to the skies again from mid-June, offering between 20 to 26 flights per day.This ...

Mosimane wants more Champions League wins

Pitso Mosimane recently sign a contract extension with Mamelodi Sundowns that will keep him with the club for another four ...

Coronavirus and private schools: the landscape going forward

In mid-April, a few weeks into the initial coronavirus lockdown period, pupils were adapting to remote learning, if any were ...

LGUs, DA strengthen efforts to curb ASF resurgence in Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, May 31 (PIA) -- Local government units and the Department of Agriculture are strengthening measures to curb ...

NFL commissioner Goodell says 'need for action' after Floyd death

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Saturday there "remains an urgent need for action" as violent protests rocked the United States ...

Sri Lanka's cricket team resume outdoor training after virus halt

Sri Lanka's cricket team will resume training Monday under strict health measures after a two-and-a-half-month hiatus forced by coronavirus, the ...

Elite boys' schools still shape South Africa's national cricket team

To maintain a strong national cricket side, the building blocks have to be laid at school level to meet the ...

How African diaspora footballers juggle the identity question

Sport is a useful prism through which to explore aspects of national identity. This is particularly so with football, given ...

Why Some Americans Resist Wearing Face Masks

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - At a grocery store in Alexandria, Virginia, customer Laura Shafor was dismayed about a couple who weren't ...

SA franchises to head up north to join PRO14?

With the future of Super Rugby as uncertain as ever, South Africa's premier rugby franchises could be set to join ...

Violence Erupts Near White House

WASHINGTON - Midnight violence erupted within two blocks of the White House on Saturday night while U.S. Park Police, the ...

IAN MANN REVIEWS | A shot of inspiration for SA-pessimists

by Bruce WhitfieldIf you are not feeling the funk right now, the chances are that you don't really understand how ...

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Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...

Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...

US Protests Could Bring Coronavirus Surge

LOS ANGELES - U.S. health officials are warning there could be a new surge in coronavirus cases following the protests ...

Update: Unrest sweeps U.S. over George Floyd's death

Video: New York officials on May 30, 2020, denounces acts of violence in the city's protests over George Floyd's death, ...

SA placed 2nd among most favoured offshore contact centre locations

For the third year in a row, South Africa has been named the second most favoured offshore location for contact ...

Cameroon Military Acknowledges Soldiers Arrested in Togo

YAOUNDE - Cameroon's military says three of five men recently arrested by Togolese police and portrayed by Togolese media as ...

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