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08:22 (GMT+2) Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Bao Bao the giant panda began her journey to China on Tuesday, departing the National Zoo in Washington as scheduledafter a sentimental farewell that lasted days.The 3-year-old giant panda left the zoo Tuesday morning and boarded a FedEx plane bound
07:16 (GMT+2) Tue, 21 Feb 2017
All five people aboard a small charter plane were killed Tuesday when it crashed into a shopping centre near Essendon Airport in the Australian city of Melbourne, officials said.“There were five on the aircraft and it looks like no-one has surv
06:00 (GMT+2) Thu, 16 Feb 2017
CAPE TOWN, February 15 (ANA) – The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) told the portfolio committee on police on Wednesday, that it had too little funding to fully carry out its mandate, including investigating the Marikana mass
12:58 (GMT+2) Mon, 13 Feb 2017
An East Rand car salesman has been sentenced to 32 life terms plus an additional 170 years in jail for rape, sexual grooming and manufacturing child pornography.Judge Cassim Moosa  sentenced Warren Troy Knoop in the Johannesburg High Court on Mo
08:00 (GMT+2) Mon, 13 Feb 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even though Adele flubbed during her live performance at the Grammys, she walked away the belle of the ball: She took home five awards Sunday night, including album, record and song of the year.She beat Beyonce in the top thr
21:01 (GMT+2) Sun, 12 Feb 2017
Jazz legend Al Jarreau has died just days after announcing his retirement  due to exhaustion.The seven-time Grammy winner was 76.USA today reported on its website that “Jarreau died at 5:30 a.m. PT Sunday, according to a statement from his
06:43 (GMT+2) Sun, 12 Feb 2017
JOHANNESBURG, February 11 (ANA) – Four houses believed to be brothels were set alight, allegedly by angry community members, on Saturday afternoon in Rosettenville in Johannesburg.Community leaders this week called for brothels to be closed dow