Sri Lanka bans face veils following Easter bombings

3 weeks ago | April 30, 2019

Sri Lanka bans face veils following Easter bombings

COLOMBO. - Sri Lanka has imposed a ban on women wearing face coverings in public in the wake of the Easter Sunday terror ...

Britons opt for non-EU holidays in face of Brexit impasse: Thomas Cook

Turkey and Tunisia are among the biggest beneficiaries from the trend towards non-EU bookings, the firm said in a ...

Voting proceeds in India’s election as fourth round begins

NEW DELHI. - Billionaires and Bollywood stars took their turn with Mumbai's slum dwellers on Monday to vote in India's ...

S. Sudan says its oil is flowing freely despite port strike

PORT SUDAN. - South Sudan’s oil minister said on Monday that the country’s oil was flowing smoothly and problems with ...

S. Sudan rebel group says no return to war

JUBA. -- South Sudan's main rebel group Sudan People's Liberation Army-in Opposition (SPLA-IO) said Monday that they ...

Tanzania not to ban use of artificial nails, eyelashes: minister

DAR ES SALAAM. -- Tanzanian authorities said on Monday they will not impose a ban on the use of artificial nails and ...

Scientists to grow human organs in pigs for transplantation

TOKYO. -- Scientists at the University of Tokyo plan to use human stem cells to grow pancreases in pigs for ...

Vaya steps in to handle waste disposal

Vaya Logistics, a division of Cassava, has stepped in to help private waste collectors to collect garbage in ...

Stanbic Bank Posts USD39.2 million PAT for 2018

Stanbic Bank posted a USD39.3 million profit after tax for the year ended 31 December 2018, up from USD27.6 million in ...

Dirty, dirty Harare water

The toxicity levels in Lake Chivero have reached alarming levels, twice the stipulated minimum, with Harare City Council ...

Parly lays groundwork for free 2023 polls

Parliament is seized with the alignment of laws to the Constitution to ensure 2023 harmonised elections are free, fair, ...

Gukurahundi victim’s remains exhumed

The remains of a villager from Sipepa, Tsholotsho, in Matabeleland North Province who was killed during the Gukurahundi ...

Plot to unseat Govt unmasked

SOME foreign elements are plotting violent demonstrations in a bid to overthrow the Government and the police are ready ...

Firm deposits Tuku will

NEARLY four months after the death of music legend Dr Oliver Mtukudzi, a Harare law firm has filed with the Master of ...

First Lady donates to homes

First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa yesterday donated an assortment of foodstuffs, blankets and clothes worth thousands of ...