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07 November 2018 4:12 PM Mo Salah statue mocked online

Cairo - A statue of Liverpool footballer Mohamed Salah has been met with derision online since going on display in his native Egypt, with many comparing it to an infamous bronze bust of Cristiano Ronaldo. The statue was unveiled with pomp and ceremony at the World Youth Forum in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh in the presence of President Abdel 61

28 October 2018 7:01 PM 1 dead in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis escalates

Colombo - A constitutional crisis gripping Sri Lanka since the president's shock dismissal of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe erupted into violence on Sunday, with a man shot dead and two others injured in Colombo. Police said bodyguards for a Sri Lankan cabinet minister allied to Wickremesinghe opened fire inside a government ministry as a mob loyal 74

23 October 2018 7:06 AM WATCH: China's president launches Hong Kong-mainland mega bridge

China's President Xi Jinping launched the world's longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China on Tuesday at a time when Beijing is tightening its grip on its semi-autonomous territories. Xi announced the bridge officially open at a ceremony also attended by Hong Kong's and Macau's city leaders at a new port terminal in the southern 113

20 October 2018 11:47 AM Magashule rejects 'baseless' claims of Gupta meeting over R140m deal

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has dismissed allegations that he took former MEC Mxolisi Dukwana to the Guptas' Saxonwold compound seven years ago to discuss a R140m deal. According to court papers brought by Dukwana, Magashule took the former MEC to the Guptas' Saxonwold compound in 2011, where Tony Gupta tried to strong-arm Dukwana into approving 153

16 October 2018 8:34 PM Audi agrees to pay R13bn fine to settle emission case

Volkswagen AG’s Audi unit will pay a fine of $927m (R13bn) to settle an investigation by German prosecutors into the carmaker’s cheating on emissions regulation. The penalty, which Audi accepted and won’t appeal, consists of €5m (about R82m) for regulatory offenses, with the remainder a repayment of economic benefits as a result of the cheating, Audi said on Tuesday 65

07 October 2018 5:13 AM Drugs, money and gangsterism are not 'glamorous' – reformed gangsters

Growing up in communities where young people's lives are plagued by poverty, drugs and gangsterism, the youth have few role models and little motivation to rise above their circumstances. These are the words of some reformed gangsters who got caught up in the fast life of money, drugs and theft. One man, now 46, says he came from a good home and was not exposed 63

02 October 2018 6:09 PM Parents leave 5-year-old at German airport after holiday

Police in Germany say a couple left their five-year-old daughter behind at the airport after returning from a holiday. Reutlingen police said on Tuesday that officers spotted the child wandering aimlessly and alone around the terminal at nearby Stuttgart Airport late on Monday. The girl was taken to the airport police station. Shortly afterward, her mother 90

29 September 2018 8:49 AM Magnussen signed 'two-year' extension with Haas

Cape Town - Kevin Magnussen says there was "never any doubt" that he would re-sign with Haas, putting pen to paper on a new two-year deal. Haas confirmed an unchanged line up for next year's championship with Magnussen and Romain Grosjean staying on for 2019. But while the Frenchman's contract is believed to be for one year, for Magnussen it's a new two-year 58

21 September 2018 11:15 AM Burkina Faso cracks down on motorbike-riding extremists

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Growing attacks by motorbike-riding extremists who flee into the forest have led Burkina Faso's government to ban the use of motorbikes and bike carts from sunset to sunrise in its troubled east. The West African nation also announced this week it will monitor cars and trucks in the area near the border with Niger, which 46

21 September 2018 10:24 AM Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival

Angry train commuters allegedly set alight four cars and damaged a ticket office and motor train coach in Umlazi's J section, south of Durban, on Friday morning, provincial police said. Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said it was alleged that more than 1 000 commuters at Umlazi railway station became angry about late trains. He said the incident 51