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07 October 2018 6:02 AM Osaka pulls out of Hong Kong Open with back injury

Hong Kong - US Open champion Naomi Osaka has pulled out of this week's Hong Kong Open to prevent aggravating a slight back injury, organisers said on Sunday. The Japanese star required treatment to her lower back during her semi-final defeat to unseeded Anastasija Sevastova at the China Open in Beijing on Saturday. Afterwards, Osaka, who turns 21 on October 31

03 October 2018 7:07 PM Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni admitted to hospital

One of the last two remaining Rivonia trialists Andrew Mlangeni is in an unwell but stable condition and has been admitted to a Cape Town hospital on Wednesday afternoon. The 93-year-old struggle stalwart, who is a former Robben Island prisoner and former Member of Parliament, has been in and out of hospital for the last two weeks, his son, Sello Mlangeni 26

14 September 2018 6:21 PM Blyde Wildlife Estate to relocate giraffe after attack on woman and her son

Blyde Wildlife Estate plans to relocate the female giraffe that attacked a woman and her son earlier this month. "Once all the procedures and requirements are in place, the giraffe will be relocated," Marina Botha, a family spokesperson, said in a statement. The giraffe, which had given birth shortly before, attacked Katy Williams and her three-year-old 97

11 September 2018 8:38 AM Humanitarian group says 100 migrants die off Libyan coast

Doctors Without Borders says more than 100 people have died in a shipwreck off the Libyan coast and the remaining survivors are being held detention in Libya. The humanitarian organization says in a Monday news release the shipwreck occurred Sept. 1 and survivors include people with severe burns, pregnant women and babies. A team from the organization 55

31 August 2018 11:59 AM Migrants caught in Libya capital clashes evacuated: UNHCR

Hundreds of migrants held in a detention centre south of the Libyan capital were evacuated this week amid fierce clashes between armed groups, the UN's refugee agency said on Thursday. Street battles between rival militias raged in Tripoli's southern suburbs from Monday to Wednesday, leaving at least 27 dead and nearly 100 wounded, according to Libya's 32

17 August 2018 6:23 AM Doctors optimistic SuperSport commentator will recover

Cape Town - SuperSport rugby commentator Ethienne Reynecke is recovering well after suffering a stroke last week. The 36-year-old was rushed to a Durban hospital last Thursday and was in a critical condition after developing a blood clot on the brain. On Tuesday, Reynecke was taken out of ICU and into the neurology ward where he was kept under heavy 31

03 August 2018 1:39 PM Man dies after being impaled by toilet brush

A Russian man died after falling on a toilet brush that pierced his skull. The unnamed 60-year-old from Istra slipped on his bathroom floor and landed face first on the brush, The Times reports. The man was then rushed to a hospital near Moscow, where surgeons opened his skull in an attempt to remove the impaled brush, which had pierced his right eye socket 36

28 July 2018 9:30 AM New mom Cardi B drops out of Bruno Mars tour

New York — New mom Cardi B says she's not ready to leave her newborn baby to go on Bruno Mars' tour, so she's dropping out as his opening act. The rapper gave birth to Kulture Kiari Cephus earlier this month and was due to start Mars' tour in Denver in September, when Kulture would be about six weeks. But in an Instagram post on Thursday, Cardi B said told she's 29

27 July 2018 4:07 AM UK doctors given green light to prescribe cannabis

British doctors will legally be able to prescribe medicinal cannabis, the government announced on Thursday following a review – but insisted it was not a first step towards legalising recreational use. Home Secretary Sajid Javid, the interior minister, decided to relax the rules about the circumstances in which medicinal cannabis can be given to patients 32

20 July 2018 8:18 AM Picture of Zim president taking medication in front of his supporters goes viral

A picture of Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa taking medication in front of his Zanu-PF supporters at a rally has kept social media abuzz. In the picture, Mnangagwa is seen taking tablets for an undisclosed medical condition at a rally in Mashonaland West. According to New Zimbabwe.com, the 75-year-old leader has no ailment known to the public 22