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04 August 2018 9:32 AM Russian airline says 18 killed in Siberian helicopter crash

A Russian helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff in Siberia on Saturday, killing all 18 people aboard, its airline said. Preliminary information indicated that the aircraft's blades collided with another helicopter that had taken off beforehand from the same pad in Vankor, above the Arctic Circle about 2 600 kilometers northeast of Moscow, UTair said in a statement 92

01 August 2018 10:17 AM WATCH: Passenger plane crashes and goes up in flames moments after take-off in Mexico

While there were no fatalities, 49 passengers had to be taken to hospital, including the pilot and a passanger, who are in "critical but stable condition", The Telegraph reports. Aeromexico's Flight 2431 was en route from Durango to Mexico City when it went suddenly started falling, moments after taking off. Durango state governor Jose Rosas Aispuro 74

01 August 2018 4:47 AM Gautrain moves to normalise peak period operations, as strike continues

As the indefinite strike continues into the third day, the Gautrain has expanded its limited operations and opened the Rosebank station on Wednesday morning. The Bombela Operating Company (BOC) which runs the Gautrain, on Tuesday introduced a rail service between OR Tambo International Airport and Sandton stations, stopping at Rhodesfield station 76

17 July 2018 6:36 AM Nigeria to bring back stranded football fans from Russia

Nigeria's government has stepped in to repatriate scores of its nationals who were tricked into buying football World Cup passes to travel to Russia, the president's spokesperson said on Monday. Some of the visitors spent days sleeping at Moscow's Vnukovo airport while others were forced to stay outside in front of the country's embassy in the Russian 46

15 July 2018 5:40 PM Ronaldo arrives in Turin ahead of Juventus unveiling

Turin - Cristiano Ronaldo has landed in Turin ahead of his official unveiling as Juventus' superstar summer signing on Monday afternoon, the Serie A champions announced on Sunday. "Now arriving in Turin: @Cristiano!" the club wrote on its Twitter account, alongside a photo of Ronaldo with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez in front of the private jet that brought 51

11 July 2018 10:34 AM Departing Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech

San Francisco, July 11, 2018 (AFP) - An ex-Apple engineer on Monday was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days before he quit to go to a Chinese startup. Xiaolang Zhang was in custody for stealing trade secrets from the Apple project, according to a copy of the criminal complaint posted online 102

09 July 2018 10:46 AM WATCH: Meet the dogs at OR Tambo Airport that keep runways safe

OR Tambo International Airport and Airports Company South Africa (Acsa) have introduced bird and wildlife specialists – consisting of teams of skilled people and trained canines – who patrol the airport’s runways to keep wildlife away from aircrafts and ensure safety. Bird strikes cause expensive damage to planes and can even be deadly. Melissa Hofmann 61

04 July 2018 4:30 AM DHA investigates cadet programme aimed at easing immigration queues at Cape Town Airport

A cadet programme between Cape Town International Airport (CTIA) and the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) is on the cards to help alleviate the long immigration queues that plague the airport. Although the DA claims that the Department of Home Affairs refused to collaborate on a cadet programme, CTIA spokesperson Deidre Davids notes that the DHA is still 60

03 July 2018 12:29 PM PICTURES: Sophia the Robot meets Ethiopian PM

Sophia the robot was literally in pieces before her scheduled dinner date with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed over the weekend. According to BBC, she was scheduled to attend a press conference at the Ethiopian National Museum in the capital of Addis Ababa on June 29, which had to be postponed as some of her body parts got lost in transit at Germany's 44

02 July 2018 7:38 PM African leaders talk security with French president

African heads of state have pledged to coordinate efforts to improve security on the continent and defeat jihadist organisations, particularly in the Sahel and Nigeria, during talks on Monday at the 31st African Union summit being held in Mauritania's capital. French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Nouakchott to discuss the battle against Islamic 143