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01 April 2018 2:34 PM Bahrain makes largest oil discovery in its history

Dubai - Bahrain on Sunday announced it has discovered the largest oil and gas field in the history of the small kingdom, which unlike its Gulf neighbours is not energy-rich. Authorities estimate the newfound reserves at "many times" the volume of Bahrain's only other known oil field, the state-run BNA news agency said. BNA did not give details on the size of the new light 43

14 March 2018 3:46 PM Els receives special exemption into US Open

Els, 48, won the 1994 US Open at Oakmont Country Club and the 1997 US Open at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda. Els will compete in his 26th consecutive US Open, while Furyk will make his 24th Open start and his 23rd in a row. "It's a thrill and I'm very grateful to the USGA," said Els, who is one of 18 players to win multiple US Opens and was the first 27

12 March 2018 8:51 AM 'I could tell it was a long painful death' – Mother of 9-year-old brain cancer patient speaks out

A nurse had whispered these words to his parents, thinking he was asleep, but the little boy heard every one of them. "She told us he had three months to live," Thandekile Khoza, 46, says. "At that moment he opened his eyes and started to cry. He was visibly scared." Qalokusha Zethembiso Msweli passed away not long after that, and his devastated mom wishes 27

07 February 2018 2:11 PM SAHRC receives complaint about cancelled screenings of Inxeba movie

Johannesburg - The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has received a complaint about the cancelled screenings of the controversial and award-winning film Inxeba: The Wound, it said on Wednesday. The film ruffled feathers in some parts of the country, resulting in a suspension of screenings at two cinemas in the Eastern Cape. Objectors to the film say that the content 31

31 October 2017 10:02 AM D-Day looms for SA’s Rugby World Cup 2023 bid

The official announcement of whether‚ France‚ Ireland or South Africa will host Rugby World Cup 2023 will only be made on November 15 when the World Rugby Council members vote to decide the host country. But it would be highly irregular if the votes went contrary to the recommendation of the RWC 2023 Bid Evaluation Report‚ which will be announced on Tuesday 34

24 October 2017 8:22 PM Zuma's integrity under spotlight at state capture review application

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma's integrity as a leader took centre stage during the court hearing of his application to review the remedial action contained in former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's State of Capture report on Tuesday. Judge President Dunstan Mlambo asked Zuma's lawyer, legal heavyweight Advocate Ishmael Semenya, why Zuma had not acted 22

19 October 2017 5:52 AM Rotary Family Health Days campaign comes to Ivory Park

The National Department of Health, the Rotary Club of Kyalami and other partners brought the Rotary Family Health Days campaign to Ivory Park at the Kanana Community Hall. The campaign involves hundreds of volunteers in more than 120 Rotary sites in nine provinces. Rotary Club of Kyalami president, Peter Schaefer said the Rotary Club of Kyalami, with the help of the National 46

18 October 2017 2:11 PM ANCYL 'utterly disturbed' by criticisms of Cabinet reshuffle

Cape Town – In the aftermath of the latest Cabinet reshuffle by "His Excellency President Jacob Zuma", the ANC Youth League has lashed out at ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe and welcomed the removal of SACP secretary general Blade Nzimande. Mantashe is believed to back Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to take over from Zuma. "The African National 39

04 October 2017 8:42 PM Injured Lang Lang lent a hand at Carnegie opening

NEW YORK - Pianist Lang Lang, nursing an injured arm, has found an innovative solution to avoid missing Carnegie Hall's annual gala Wednesday -- a young protege will literally lend a hand. The Chinese-born pianist, one of the world's most recognizable classical musicians, is opening the prestigious New York concert hall's season by playing George Gershwin's 118

02 October 2017 4:49 AM Free State welcomes 'Dr Ace' after premier awarded an honorary doctorate

Cape Town – Free State Premier Ace Magashule on Sunday said he was extremely humbled after being awarded an honorary doctorate in philosophy by a university in Turkey last week. “This honorary doctorate is not for me as an individual. It is rather an acknowledgement of the good work done by all of us in government and in the African National Congress 3