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2 weeks ago | October 8, 2020

White House Covid-19 infections roil campaigning

A growing number of White House staff and senior Republicans have tested positive for the novel coronavirus since ...

White farmers’ protest at SA court condemned

Following scenes of chaos that unfolded at the Senekal Magistrate’s Court in the Free State on Tuesday in which a group ...

Kazungula bridge complete

Package one of the Kazungula bridge project, comprising the bridge proper and approach ramps, is complete, according to ...

British ISIS militants in court over killing of hostages

Two British Islamic State militants accused of belonging to a terrorist cell that beheaded hostages in Syria are facing ...

US cop charged with murder

A Texas police officer stands charged with murder in the shooting of a 31-year-old Black man after a preliminary ...

Tanzanian candidate suspended

With just a little over three weeks before Tanzania’s presidential polls set for 28 October, incumbent President John ...

2 weeks ago | October 7, 2020

Liverpool, Man Utd humiliation draws 14m UK TV viewers

LONDON. — Liverpool and Manchester United’s devastating defeats on Sunday saw Sky Sports record figures representing ...

Covid-19 vaccine by year end: WHO boss

GENEVA. — A vaccine against Covid-19 may be ready by year-end, the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) said ...

China’s import expo preps in full swing

Shanghai. — Preparations for the third China International Import Expo (CIIE) are in full swing, as the world’s first ...

3 scientists share Nobel physics prize

STOCKHOLM. — Three scientists shared the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics for their discoveries about the black hole, one of ...

United, Arsenal make big signings

LONDON. — Manchester United swooped for Edinson Cavani, among four signings on Monday, but Arsenal completed the biggest ...

Venezuelan firm beats US sanctions

CARACAS. — Metro de Caracas, a company that runs the Venezuelan capital’s mass transit system, has responded to US trade ...

3 weeks ago | October 2, 2020

Messi, Ronaldo showdown in Champs League

ZURICH. — Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are set for a Champions League group stage showdown while Manchester United ...

Facebook bans ads that seek to de-legitimise US elections

WASHINGTON. — as said it would not allow advertisements on its platforms that suggest voting fraud or invalid results in ...

City, United ease into last eight

LONDON. — Ferran Torres scored his first Manchester City goal as the League Cup holders got back on track with a 3-0 win ...