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FIFA scandal: Where we are now
FIFA scandal: Where we are now Zurich - The world of football was thrown into disarray on Wednesday in Zurich when Swiss police swooped in on a luxury hotel to arrest a number of FIFA members indicted...
New spotlight falls on Qatar World Cup 2022
New spotlight falls on Qatar World Cup 2022 Qatar is keeping mum about the American and Swiss raids that have rocked FIFA and thrown another unwelcome spotlight on the tiny Gulf nation's hosting of the 2022 World...
China cancels launch of direct flights to SA
China cancels launch of direct flights to SA Beijing - Air China has cancelled the launch of its much-anticipated direct flights to South Africa.
Fifa corruption: Blatter denies responsibility
Fifa corruption: Blatter denies responsibility Zurich - Fifa president Sepp Blatter has condemned the "action of individuals" for bringing "shame and humiliation" on football's governing body.
Indians crowd rivers as heat toll passes 1 400
Indians crowd rivers as heat toll passes 1 400 Hyderabad — Eating onions, lying in the shade and crowding into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool amid a brutal heat wave that has...
Former FIFA member Blazer’s plea seems key to investigation
Former FIFA member Blazer’s plea seems key to investigation New York - Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer appears to have provided key information that has been central to the Justice Department’s soccer...
Twelve schemes outlined by prosecutors in soccer indictment
Twelve schemes outlined by prosecutors in soccer indictment Washington - The indictment of soccer officials and marketing and TV executives Wednesday alleges 12 schemes:
SA government implicated in FIFA scandal
SA government implicated in FIFA scandal Johannesburg - The South African government has been implicated in the FIFA scandal.
Fifa corruption probe: Officials arrested in Zurich
Fifa corruption probe: Officials arrested in Zurich Zurich - Six football officials have been arrested over corruption charges at governing body Fifa and face extradition to the US, officials say.
Petition calls on EU to let white South Africans return
Petition calls on EU to let white South Africans return Johannesburg – The European Union needs to admit white South Africans as they face ethnic cleansing, according to a petition circulating online on Sunday.
VN bekommerd oor burgerlikes in Palmyra
VN bekommerd oor burgerlikes in Palmyra Palmyra - Die Verenigde Nasies (VN) sê dit blyk dat Siriese magte in Palmyra burgerlikes verhoed het om die stad te verlaat.
Islamic State militants takes city of Palmyra
Islamic State militants takes city of Palmyra Palmyra - Islamic State militants have taken near complete control of the Syrian city of Palmyra, home to some of the world's most magnificent ancient ruins.
Indonesian fishermen rescues 370 migrants
Indonesian fishermen rescues 370 migrants Jakarta - Indonesian fishermen rescued more than 370 migrants this morning, many from Myanmar's Rohingya minority.
Waco killings: 170 members of motorcycle gangs charged
Waco killings: 170 members of motorcycle gangs charged Waco - Around 170 members of rival motorcycle gangs have been charged with engaging in organised crime a day after a shootout at a Texas restaurant which killed nine...
Nepal: Soektog na 150 vermistes afgelas
Nepal: Soektog na 150 vermistes afgelas Kathmandu - Reddingswerkers in 'n dorpie in Nepal het 'n soektog na meer as 100 mense, wat steeds vermis word nadat twee erge aardbewings die streek binne 'n kwessie van...
Landslide kills more than 50 people in Colombia
Landslide kills more than 50 people in Colombia Salgar - More than 50 people have been killed in a landslide in Antioquia province in north-west Colombia.
Fishermen not allowed to rescue drowning migrants
Fishermen not allowed to rescue drowning migrants Jakarta - Fishermen in Indonesia's Aceh province say they have been told by officials not to rescue migrants from boats off the coast, even if they are drowning.
Kabul airport attack kills three
Kabul airport attack kills three Kabul - A suicide bomb attack near the entrance of the international airport in Afghanistan's capital Kabul has killed at least three people.
Ice shelf could vanish by 2020
Ice shelf could vanish by 2020 Pasadena - A new NASA study has found that one of the last remaining sections of Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf is dramatically weakening and predicts that what it will...
'Blues can never die': B.B. King reigned but music lives on
'Blues can never die': B.B. King reigned but music lives on Las Vegas - B.B. King believed anyone could play the blues, and that “as long as people have problems, the blues can never die.”
MSF verleen hulp na jongste Nepal-skudding
MSF verleen hulp na jongste Nepal-skudding Bloemfontein - Dokters Sonder Grense (MSF) het twee noodspanne uitgestuur na verafgeleë nedersettings in die Dolakha-distrik sowat 80km oos van Katmandoe in Nepal na ‘n...
Nurse hospitalised in Rome after testing positive for Ebola
Nurse hospitalised in Rome after testing positive for Ebola Rome - An Italian nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus after returning from Sierra Leone was transferred overnight to a hospital in Rome, the Italian Air Force...
Death toll from latest Nepal earthquake rises
Death toll from latest Nepal earthquake rises Kathmandu - The death toll from another powerful earthquake centred in Nepal has passed 80, authorities said early on Wednesday, with reports still coming in of...
37 dood, meer as 1 100 beseer in nuwe Nepal-aardbewing
37 dood, meer as 1 100 beseer in nuwe Nepal-aardbewing Kathmandu - Nepal se departement van binnelandse sake het bevestig minstens 37 mense is dood ná Dinsdag se groot aardbewing in dié land.
Powerful earthquake hits Nepal
Powerful earthquake hits Nepal Kathmandu - An earthquake of magnitude 7.4 struck Nepal on Tuesday, 17 days after a 7.8 quake in the country last month left more than 9 000 dead and many more homeless.
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