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18 September 2018 9:11 AM Libya authorities close Tripoli's only airport over safety

Libyan authorities have closed the capital Tripoli's only functioning airport, diverting traffic to another one at the nearby militia-controlled city of Misrata. The Monday move came after the UN-backed Tripoli government handed control of the facility from one militia to another, prompting the Transport Ministry to order its closure on security concerns 26

17 September 2018 4:49 AM Kolisi was 'not too nervous' in final moments

Cape Town - Springbok captain Siya Kolisi says he was not worried watching the last few minutes of his side’s 36-34 win over the All Blacks from the sidelines. Kolisi was substituted by Francois Louw in the 66th minute of the clash in Wellington at the weekend. At that stage the Springboks were 36-29 ahead but spent the last minutes of the Test camped 35

12 September 2018 4:00 PM Ashley Benson says her IG was hacked after Cara Delevingne comments

Cape Town – It looks like Ashley Benson and Cara Delevingne are Instagram official. The rumoured couple were first spotted together hugging and kissing at Heathrow airport in London. In the most recent, and most obvious, hint that they are together, Ashley left a one-word comment underneath a photo of Cara that said it all. The model/actress is promoting 30

11 September 2018 6:27 AM Body of Kofi Annan receives hero's welcome upon landing in Ghana

The body of former UN secretary general Kofi Annan received a hero's welcome upon landing at Kotoka International Airport in Ghana's capital. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was with Annan's widow and family members on Monday as uniformed soldiers brought Annan's coffin down from the aircraft amid solemn music played by a detachment of Ghana's 31

10 September 2018 7:32 PM Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway

French police arrested a man on Monday after a high-speed chase on the runway at Lyon airport in southeast France which ended with him trying to flee on foot, local officials said. Before driving onto the runway the man had driven the car into the glass doors of one of the airport terminals. Nobody was injured in the incident, which led to the suspension 120

05 September 2018 6:25 AM Stranded people begin leaving typhoon-hit airport in Japan

About 3 000 passengers stranded by a typhoon overnight at an offshore Japanese airport have begun returning by boat and by bus over a partially damaged bridge to the mainland. Japanese broadcaster NHK showed aerial footage on Wednesday morning of the boat and a caravan of buses bringing people back from Kansai International Airport. The airport remains 25

01 September 2018 3:01 PM Air safety warnings around key African hub during strike

Air traffic officials in east Africa are warning of risky conditions for flights in the region around Ethiopia's international airport after air traffic controllers there went on strike. Addis Ababa is home to state-owned Ethiopian Airlines, which calls itself Africa's largest carrier. The city is a diplomatic hub as the African Union headquarters 32

31 August 2018 11:34 AM SABC: We’re not paying a cent for Bold and the Beautiful star's visit to SA

Cape Town – The SABC is denying that it's paying for "Brooke Logan's" flowers, spa treatments or anything else around The Bold and the Beautiful actress' South African visit, saying the public broadcaster "did not incur any costs". It comes amidst the South African public broadcaster still owing a litany of local production companies millions of rands 32

30 August 2018 9:18 AM After church service, McCain to depart Arizona for last time

The celebration of Sen. John McCain's life as a former prisoner of war and maverick politician enters a second day with a church service and a military salute before his casket departs his adopted state of Arizona for the US Capitol. A motorcade with McCain's remains leaves on Thursday morning from the Arizona Capitol, where McCain has been lying in state 37

30 August 2018 8:38 AM New fighting in Libya capital after truce collapses

Fresh fighting erupted in the Libyan capital on Wednesday after the collapse of a truce, a witness and military source said, after the UN called for calm. A military officer with forces loyal to the UN-backed Government of National Accord said there had been intermittent fighting in Tripoli's southern suburbs. "A combined force from the ministry of defence 28