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Middle East wars hit 13 million schoolchildren - UN
Middle East wars hit 13 million schoolchildren - UN Doha - More than 13 million children are being denied an education by Middle East conflicts, the UN said, warning "the hopes of a generation" would be dashed if they...
China holds lavish parade to mark WWII anniversary
China holds lavish parade to mark WWII anniversary Beijing - China has held a lavish parade in Beijing to mark the defeat of Japan in World War Two, showcasing its military might on an unprecedented scale.
Tweede verdagte in hegtenis ná Bangkok-bomaanval
Tweede verdagte in hegtenis ná Bangkok-bomaanval Bangkok - 'n Tweede verdagte is in hegtenis geneem ná die bomaanval op die Erwan-altaar in Bangkok op 17 Augustus.
Bangkok police claim bomb reward
Bangkok police claim bomb reward Bangkok - Thailand's police chief has said a reward worth three million baht (or R1,1 million) will be given to his own men for their work in apprehending a male suspect...
Lady Di's death: What media outlets are reporting today
Lady Di's death: What media outlets are reporting today It's been 18 years since the tragic death of the Princess of Wales. We take a look at media reports from around the world.
Virginia shooting: Suspect dies after self-inflicted gunshot wound
Virginia shooting: Suspect dies after self-inflicted gunshot wound Virginia - Police in the United States have confirmed that the man who shot and killed a pair of TV journalists live on air in Virginia, has died after turning the gun on...
Two US TV journalists shot dead on air
Two US TV journalists shot dead on air Virginia - Two journalists have been shot dead during a live TV report in the US state of Virginia.
Two suicides in Ashley Madison hack: Canadian police
Two suicides in Ashley Madison hack: Canadian police Montreal - Two Ashley Madison clients are reported to have committed suicide after hackers published their details online, police in Canada said on Monday morning.
2 tons of elephant tusks seized in Vietnam
2 tons of elephant tusks seized in Vietnam Hanoi - Customs officers in Vietnam seized more than two tons of elephant tusks, eight days after confiscating an ivory shipment weighing nearly a ton, authorities said...
Tianjin death toll rises to 121
Tianjin death toll rises to 121 Beijing - The death toll from a warehouse blast in north China’s Tianjin has risen to 121, including 67 firefighters and seven policemen, authorities said at a press...
France: 2 Americans subdue gunman on high-speed train
France: 2 Americans subdue gunman on high-speed train Paris — A gunman opened fire on a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday, wounding two people before American passengers subdued him, according to...
60 still missing after blasts
60 still missing after blasts Beijing - The death toll rose to 116 from the huge explosions at a chemical warehouse in China last week, with 60 people still missing, reports said on Friday.
Onderhoud met Bloemfonteiner ná Bangkok-bomaanval
Onderhoud met Bloemfonteiner ná Bangkok-bomaanval 'n Jong Bloemfonteinse-vrou, Christine Hugo, wat in Bangkok skoolhou, was twee dae tevore op presies dieselfde plek waar ‘n bom gister afgegaan het en die lewe van...
Residents evacuate homes after gas leakage
Residents evacuate homes after gas leakage Beijing - More than 10 000 residents were evacuated from a city in southwestern China after ammonia leaked from a fertiliser plant, reports said on Tuesday.
US cinema gunman escapes death penalty
US cinema gunman escapes death penalty Centennial - The American gunman who stormed a Batman movie premiere and killed 12 cinemagoers has escaped the death penalty but will spend the rest of his life behind...
Malaysia confirms debris found in Reunion is from Flight MH370
Malaysia confirms debris found in Reunion is from Flight MH370 Kuala Lumpur - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak confirmed on Thursday that a Boeing 777 wing segment discovered in the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is from the...
Jon Stewart groet Donderdag
Jon Stewart groet Donderdag New York - Na sowat 16 jaar van vermaak bied die Amerikaanse komediant Jon Stewart Donderdag sy laaste episode van The Daily show aan.
Frisbee gets green light from Olympic Committee
Frisbee gets green light from Olympic Committee Johannesburg - The sport of flying disc, commonly known as "frisbee", was officially recognised as an Olympic sport by the International Olympic Committee (IOC)...
Merkel plans to run for fourth term in 2017
Merkel plans to run for fourth term in 2017 Berlin - German Chancellor Angela Merkel plans to run for a fourth term in 2017, Der Spiegel magazine reported Saturday.
Leaked IAAF doping files reveal 'extraordinary extent of cheating'
Leaked IAAF doping files reveal 'extraordinary extent of cheating' London - Athletics is facing a new crisis after fresh allegations of suspected doping emerged following a leak of test data.
Ebola vaccine results positive
Ebola vaccine results positive Bloemfontein - Preliminary results suggest that a vaccine against Ebola has led to 100% protection and could transform the way the deadly virus is tackled.
Speculation over Reunion plane debris grows
Speculation over Reunion plane debris grows Kuala Lumpur - Plane debris washed up on an island off the eastern coast of Africa was being tested on Thursday, as speculation grew that it could come from missing...
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi can appeal death sentence
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi can appeal death sentence Tripoli - A Libyan court on Tuesday sentenced Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of late dictator Muammar Gaddafi, to death on charges related to killings during the 2011...
Medical Examiner: Autopsy planned for Bobbi Kristina Brown
Medical Examiner: Autopsy planned for Bobbi Kristina Brown ATLANTA (AP) — An autopsy will be needed to evaluate what led to the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of singer Whitney Houston, authorities said Monday, the day...
Man arrested for cannibalism in Nepal
Man arrested for cannibalism in Nepal Kathmandu - A Nepali man was charged with murder Monday for killing and eating human flesh, Dang district police said.
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