Sat, 24 Aug 2019

Harding dreams of playing for Ernie's Presidents Cup team

Cape Town - South African golfer Justin Harding revealed that it would be a dream to play in Ernie Els' ...

Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon ...

Fitzpatrick storms to halfway lead in Sweden

Cape Town - Englishman Matthew Fitzpatrick has taken the halfway stage lead of the Scandinavian Invitation at Hills Golf & ...

West's Divisions Empowering China and Russia, Analysts Warn

China and Russia believe they can behave as they want and have impunity to crush dissent because Western states are ...

Iran's FM Zarif Calls Nuclear Talks With France's Macron 'Productive'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says talks with French President Emanuel Macron aimed at rescuing a 2015 international deal ...

China hits US with higher tariffs on soybeans, cars, oil

China announced plans to impose additional tariffs on $75 billion of American goods including soybeans, automobiles and oil, with the ...

Local internet-based ventures still critical to Naspers ? SA head

Naspers CEO in South Africa Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa told shareholders at the internet solutions giant's annual general meeting in Cape Town ...

Marcel Kittel announces retirement from cycling

Berlin - German cycling star Marcel Kittel has announced his immediate retirement from the sport in an interview with magazine ...

Klopp hoping for quick Alisson recovery

Liverpool - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is hopeful he will not have to cope without his commanding goalkeeper Alisson Becker ...

Bale has to be the player we know he is - Zidane

Madrid - Zinedine Zidane has challenged Gareth Bale to show why he is still one of the world's best players ...

Lampard says Chelsea's misfiring strikers will come good

London - Frank Lampard insists Chelsea's misfiring strikers will rediscover their touch in front of goal.Lampard's forwards are still waiting ...

SA hooker joins Toulouse as Rugby World Cup cover

Toulouse - South African hooker Jacobus Visagie has joined Toulouse as Rugby World Cup cover from the Blue Bulls, the ...

Pochettino won't do any favours for Spurs stars

London - Mauricio Pochettino has warned Tottenham's stars he won't pick players out of "charity" if they don't meet his ...

France replace injured Fofana with Guitoune RWC warm-up

Edinburgh - Centre Wesley Fofana has been ruled out of France's Rugby World Cup warm-up Test with Scotland this weekend ...

SA-born Slovakian golfer says Ernie isn't happy with him

Cape Town - Four-time major champion Ernie Els is reportedly not on good terms with South African-born Slovakian golfer Rory ...

INX Media case: CBI reaches out to 5 countries seeking information

New Delhi [India], Aug 23 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation has sent Letters Rogatory (LRs) to five countries seeking ...

Removing mini-shampoos from hotel rooms won't save the environment

InterContinental Hotels Group will replace mini-shampoos and conditioners with possibly more efficient bulk products by the year 2021.But environmental activists ...

Why we need to get back to Venus

Just next door, cosmologically speaking, is a planet almost exactly like Earth. It's about the same size, is made of ...

Hellish journey over for young woman rescued from the Mediterranean

Feven* kept looking at her feet. The 18-year-old's voice was a whisper amid dozens of asylum seekers at a reception ...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis'

Salvador, Brazil - Paris and the United Nations called on Thursday for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as ...

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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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