Daily Archives: July 24, 2013

Marikana hearings continue

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry into the Marikana shootings is set to resume in a matter of hours. read more

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Spain mourns after train tragedy

A passenger train carrying 247 people has derailed in Spain’s northern city of Santiago de Compostela. read more

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Snowden's hopes dashed in Moscow

American whistle-blower Edward Snowden has been denied permission to leave a Moscow airport. read more

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Five plead over murder of Putin critic

Five men on trial for murdering Russian investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya, an ardent critic of President Vladimir Putin, have pleaded not guilty. read more

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‘Dead’ Mexican mayor arrested

Prosecutors have arrested a man who faked his death to beat a rape charge, then later got elected mayor of a Mexican village. read more

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Pope visits popular Brazil shrine

Pope Francis urged young people to shun the “ephemeral idols” of money and pleasure and cherish traditional values to help build a better world. read more

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Muslims sects Salafi / Wahabi, Deobandi rule terror world

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NATIONAL: (By Yasir Habib Khan)–  Two Muslim Sects—Salafi / Wahabi and Deobandi— are the kingpins of  the world of terror as both are  root cause of  terrorism and extremism around the globe, EU revealed in a recent report read more

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Debt crippling many consumers

Many exceeding their income by over 30 percent. read more

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Greek island for sale

The 25.7-acre Aegean island could be yours for just €10m. read more

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Google has new tablet with new connection to tv

A more powerful tablet that lets mobile gadgets feed online content wirelessly to television sets. read more

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No quick fix as Anglo's new boss prepares to woo investors

Mark Cutifani will lay out his stall on Friday after four months in the job. read more

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AfDB enhances operational capacity to track climate finance in development projects

Climate finance concerns resources channeled by national, regional and international entities to support climate change mitigation read more

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Partnership to advance knowledge economy

A unique partnership between the UCT Graduate School of Business and the Cape Town International Conference Centre will play a pivotal role in advancing the country’s knowledge economy by offering a new series of Master Classes given by global experts. read more

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Two VSP for workboat with X-BOW design

The “Siem Moxie,” an infield support vessel (ISV,) will be put into operation in spring 2014. She is the first workboat with the Ulstein-designed X-BOW to be fitted with two Voith Schneider Propellers (VSPs.) read more

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