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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......

Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice winner revealed

A heart-warming image of a gentle moment between a gorilla and a rescuer who saved her from being slaughtered is the winner of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year People’s Choice......

Photos from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year shortlist

You don’t have to be a nature-lover to appreciate these captivating shots taken from around the world. The Natural History Museum has released its shortlist for its celebrated People’s......

How Mugabe plunged Zimbabwe into an abyss of despair

During his 37-year rule, the nation’s lush fields became wastelands, disease and hunger became rampant and the economy registered a negative growth of six per cent, says Shreekant Sambrani.......

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......

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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71 percent of natural wetlands have been lost due to human activity, says UN report

March 22 marks the World Water Day and to celebrate this day the United Nations and international water organisations have organised a World Water... ...
Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, dies aged 45

Sudan, the last male northern white rhino, has died in Kenya at the age of 45, after becoming a symbol of efforts to save his subspecies from... ...
Time, teams, live streaming and where to watch on TV

High on confidence after the triumph in South Africa, Indian women's cricket team will be aiming to put up another stellar show against Australia... ...
Chinese space station to crash to Earth within weeks

Beijing: Chinas first space station is expected to come crashing down to Earth within weeks, but scientists have not been able to predict where the... ...
The adventurous voyages of whales

The sun shines brightly over a placid sea. All of a sudden, a fountain of water breaks the surface! Whoosh! First a flipper, and then a gloriously... ...

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