Wed, 20 Mar 2019

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...

Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

U.S. president weighs into John McCain again, despite his death

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on former Senator John McCain, months after the senator ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

Afghans battle with flood aftermath

Besieged by months of drought and long-term conflict, rural communities in large swathes of Afghanistan are facing yet another emergency: ...

MyElectionManifesto: Create jobs and start with the police

Police and related security service personnel must be polygraphed annually. All of them from the top down. This will create ...

Government not interested in jobs

The government doesn't seem to be interested in creating more the half a million direct jobs. For the past 3 ...

Perhaps the gender agenda is too much of an ask

It's the International Women's week and the usual talks about gender equality, pay disparities between men and women are again ...

Why we must take pride in our language

Language has been much debated lately. It is always bubbling under. Among other things, it has made headlines through the ...

Beware the Ides of March

Two thousand and sixty-three years ago, a god died. He conquered modern day France with his friends by his side. ...

Zolani Mahola unplugs from technology on World Sleep Day

Zolani Mahola unplugs from technology on World Sleep Day 2019-03-15 16:00 share this -Supplied Zolani Mahola (Photo: Instagram/Zolani Mahola) Related ...

Gains across JSE miners lift local bourse

The JSE inched higher on Tuesday, mainly on the back of gains recorded among JSE-listed miners. Platinum group metals miners ...

EU said to see mid-April deadline for UK to decide Brexit fate

The European Union is likely to tell Theresa May that she must decide by mid-April whether to extend Brexit until ...

ANALYSIS: Load shedding: Worse than we thought and here to stay

"How long? Frankly...I can't tell you when it well end...we'll have a better idea in ten days, two weeks' time..." ...

Roglic pips Yates to Tirreno-Adriatico victory

Milan - Slovenia's Primoz Roglic won the Tirreno-Adriatico cycling race on Tuesday finishing just one-second ahead of Britain's Adam Yates ...

France issues arrest warrants for two Russian ex-athletics officials

Paris - France has issued arrest warrants for two former senior Russian athletics officials in an investigation into a doping ...

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Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

MyElectionManifesto: Create jobs and start with the police

Police and related security service personnel must be polygraphed annually. All of them from the top down. This will create ...

Requesting bone marrow donors to register

With recently diagnosed acute leukaemia in a young UCT medical doctor, Nabeelah Ismail and T-cell Lymphoblastic Leukaemia in four year ...

Open letter to President Ramaphosa: Listen to small business owners

Dear Mr. President, Firstly, I applaud you. You are an inspiration. You need no reminding that our hopes and dreams ...

MyElectionManifesto: Avoiding the Zimbabwe path

Do not vote for the ANC or EFF. They cannot be trusted and this will: - lead to huge disinvestment ...

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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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