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Debris found in South Africa, Mauritius 'almost certainly' from MH370

Malaysia on Thursday said the two more pieces of plane debris found in South Africa and Mauritius “almost certainly” belonged to its jetliner flight MH370, bringing the total number of......

Another piece of suspected MH370 debris found in South Africa

Another piece of debris possibly from Malaysia Airlines plane MH370 has been found in South Africa, more than two years after the jet mysteriously disappeared during a routine flight over the......

What the Raksha Mantri needs to do

'It is the government's most important duty to ensure that when war breaks out, the armed forces are absolutely ready to face the adversary -- well equipped, well trained and in high spirits,' says......

The solar eclipse is here!

Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses as the moon began blotting out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the United......

PHOTOS: Indians across the world celebrate Independence Day

Soaked in patriotism, hundreds of Indians abroad on Tuesday marked the country's 71st Independence Day with the tricolour fluttering high and the national anthem reverberating at Indian missions......

Honda India starts Brio exports to South Africa

Honda Cars India on Thursday said it is targeting the Southern African market to push exports and plans to ship 1,600 units of the hatchback Brio by the end of this fiscal. The company shipped the......

AV Birla Group eyes Lafarge's S-Africa biz

After West Asia and Bangladesh, it may well be the fast growing South African market that the $35 billion Aditya Birla Group will enter to globalise its cement operations further. According to......

$25-billion India, Brazil, S Africa trade likely by 2015

Trade between India, Brazil and South Africa is set to grow to $25 billion by 2015, as the three key emerging economies have decided to remove non-trade barriers and improve maritime and air......

South Africa: Dream meets reality

Last weekend we returned from a 12-day visit to southern Africa, of which two-thirds was spent in South Africa: Cape Town, Johannesburg and Tswalu Kalahari Reserve. The last was a beautiful and......

BRICS, by the signposts

The third BRIC summit in Sanya, China, on Thursday will have a new member: South Africa. Ten years after Goldman Sachs drew up the concept, BRIC has become something of an international......

5 questions I have for J K Rowling

'How did Hermoine fall for Weasley?' 20 years after Harry Potter made his debut, Vanita Kohli-Khandekar has some questions for its author. IMAGE: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. Circa......

'I never felt I was 'somebody''

'Most of the time I did not have anything to do in a film, even though I was in it throughout.'Saurabh Shukla, one of our finest character actors, shines yet again in his new film Jolly LLB 2. Did......

George Clooney and 10 movie gems from Berlin

Aseem Chhabra spots 10 must-see movies at the Berlin Film Festival. George Clooney was pissed. He was the headliner at the opening day press conference at the Berlinale, for his new film Hail......

Abbott quits internationals to play in English county cricket

The South Africa fast bowler said he had made the difficult decision to sign a four-year contract with Hampshire to ensure his financial security. South African fast bowler Kyle Abbott announced......

'Determined' Morkel ignores injury to turn the match in last four overs

The South African pacer however renders himself doubtful for 4th ODI IMAGE: South Africans Morkel (right) celebrates the wicket of Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan during their 3rd ODI in Rajkot on......

Tri series: With SA players recuperating, Tuesday's match postponed

In view of the illness of 10 South African players, the schedule of the cricket tri-series has been reworked with the South Africa A and Australia A match to be held on Wednesday, while the final......

India DEFLATE South Africa skipper De Villiers

‘It's a big knock for us to get beaten by 130 runs’ ‘It's almost embarrassing’ AB de Villiers of South Africa tosses his bat after being run out. Photograph: Quinn......

Cricket Buzz: De Kock equals record as SA beat Zimbabwe

Quinton de Kock tied a One-day International record as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs on Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series. The 21-year-old wicketkeeper-opening batsman......
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Our controversial footprint discovery suggests human-like creatures may have roamed Crete nearly 6m years ago

The human foot is distinctive. Our five toes lack claws, we normally present the sole of our foot flat to the ground, and our first and second toes... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/science-technology/our-controversial-footprint-discovery-suggests-human-like-creatures-may-have-roamed-crete-nearly-6m-years-ago-79828.html
US says airstrikes in Somalia kill 6 al-Shabab members

The US military says it has carried out three "precision airstrikes" in southern Somalia that killed six members of the al-Shabab extremist group.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/us-says-airstrikes-in-somalia-kill-6-al-shabab-members-117091301018_1.html
Measures to control lantana invasion

There are many invasive species like lantana, eupatorium, parthenium and strobilanthes, which have destroyed the habitats of wild animals across... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/632638/measures-control-lantana-invasion.html
Holocaust story tells how material things make a scaffold for people’s memories

In the exhibition, Letters of Stone , running currently at the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum (FHXB) in Berlin, Germany, you learn that the first... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/culture-news/holocaust-story-tells-how-material-things-make-a-scaffold-for-people-s-memories-80949.html
Russia's Rosgeo in $400 million deal to drill for South African gas

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Russian exploration company Rosgeo will drill for gas off the southern coast of South Africa under a $400 million deal with... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/reuters/russia-s-rosgeo-in-400-million-deal-to-drill-for-south-african-gas-117090401104_1.html

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