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12 July 2018 6:49 PM Mickelson will 'act better' after US Open controversy

Gullane - Phil Mickelson wishes he could take back the moment when he swatted a moving golf ball at the US Open. "But there's not much I can do about it now other than just try to ... act a little better," Mickelson said on Thursday at the Scottish Open. In his most extensive comments since he purposely violated the Rules of Golf at Shinnecock Hills 36

11 July 2018 7:02 PM Daily dose of national anthem in hospitals stuns Egyptians

A decision by Egypt's new health minister to have intercoms in state hospitals play the national anthem every morning, followed by a recitation of the Hippocratic oath, has set off a storm on social media across the country. The minister, Hala Zayed, insisted Tuesday's decision will help promote "patriotism and loyalty" of all hospital staff members 29

23 June 2018 8:09 PM 10-man Germany back from the dead with late goal

Sochi - Toni Kroos scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time from outside the penalty area, and 10-man Germany rallied to beat Sweden 2-1 on Saturday to stay alive at the Soccer World Cup. Kroos' goal came off a set play after a foul in the closing minutes of stoppage time. Kroos tapped the ball to Marco Reus, who set it up for Kroos to curl the right-footed 30

18 June 2018 8:19 AM Pogba criticism down to jealousy

Cape Town - Zlatan Ibrahimovic has leapt to the defence of France midfielder Paul Pogba saying the criticism he receives comes down to jealousy. Ibrahimovic who was speaking as an analysts for beIN SPORTS said that France's midfielders couldn't criticise Pogba as he has at the age of 25 already won more than any of them combined. The Swede also pointed 49

09 June 2018 7:20 AM Former Proteas bowler receives MBE

Cape own - ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Managing Director and former Proteas bowler Steve Elworthy has been awarded an MBE for his services to cricket. Elworthy, 53, has previously been Tournament Director for four different ICC global events held in England and Wales, and one in South Africa - the ICC Champions Trophy in both 2017 and 2013, The ICC Women’s 27

22 May 2018 3:57 PM Baxter names Bafana COSAFA Cup squad

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana coach, Stuart Baxter, has trimmed his initial squad of 34 players down to the 20 who represent South Africa at the 2018 COSAFA Cup tournament. Two overseas players have been included in the form of striker Luther Singh (SC Braga, Portugal) and midfielder Gift Links (Alassiouty Sport, Egypt) while Khulekani Kubheka, Lyle Foster 22

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 50

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 33

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 34

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 40