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Desmond Tutu: I will NOT vote ANC!

Desmond Tutu has confirmed that he will not be voting for the ANC in the upcoming elections, and has subtly called on South Africans to do the same by advising them to think and pray before they vote, and not to just vote "like cattle".
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks - 3 comments

MH 370 Search: Debris on Australian shore not from plane

Metal objects found washed up on shore of the Australian coast have turned out not to be from missing Malaysian Flight MH370, officials said Thursday. Examining photos of the objects, metal with "rivets," convinced officials they aren't from the plane.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 3 comments

Pistorius family deny he took acting classes for trial

Pretoria - A spokeswoman for Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday said suggestions that the Paralympian had taken acting lessons ahead of his emotional murder trial testimony were "totally devoid of any truth".
In the Media by AFP - 1 comment

First American since 1985 wins 118th Boston (Strong) Marathon

The 118th running of the Boston Marathon saw a great American city again shown its resilience in staging a great and fearless race. And in both the men's and women's divisions there was a significant positive event.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 3 comments

Powdered alcohol aka palcohol is approved for sale in U.S.

The U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has approved "palcohol," alcohol that comes in a powdered form. It's expected to hit store shelves this fall.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 5 comments

U.K. first aid demo for kids goes wrong as 'victim' gets injured

It's rather a given a first aid demonstration is supposed to be about how to help someone who gets injured. Not about actually injuring someone. But the best laid plans....
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Top pathologist hired by Pistorius won't testify

Pretoria - A star pathologist hired by Oscar Pistorius told AFP on Thursday he will not testify at the athlete's murder trial, another blow for his defence after a week of savage cross-examination.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Study of young marijuana users' brains shows abnormalities

An American study on young people who use marijuana up to 4 times each week has found their brains show abnormalities that could indicate cognitive problems. The study was published in the Wednesday issue of the 'Journal of Neurosciences.'
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 20 comments

Ship sinks, hundreds missing in South Korean ferry tragedy

Reports from South Korea are contradictory but it now appears that up to 300 passengers, most are high-school students, are unaccounted for on a ferry that sank Wednesday. Only four are confirmed dead but that number is expected to rise.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Prosecution pillories Pistorius expert

Pretoria - The prosecution on Wednesday derided a forensic expert hired by Oscar Pistorius, accusing him of being unqualified to testify and rubbishing his account of the circumstances of Reeva Steenkamp's death.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Man arrested at Boston Marathon Tuesday with 'hoax' rice cooker

A man was arrested Tuesday evening in the Boston Marathon finish area after dropping a backpack in the road. He told police it contained a "rice cooker" and was charged with possession of a "hoax device." His backpack was destroyed.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Pistorius faces 'final day' of grilling

Pretoria - South African prosecutor Gerrie Nel indicated on Tuesday that he would wrap up his searing cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius, who has now spent more than a week in the witness box.
In the Media by AFP

Pistorius case: Live Report

Pretoria - 07:36 GMT - Delay? - We are back under way in court.Nel is proposing to finalise the cross-examination of Pistorius today and then have the case adjourned, returning on May 5.
In the Media by Katherine Haddon and AFP reporters in Pretoria (AFP)

SABC bans DA television commercial critical of ANC

The South African Broadcasting Commission (SABC) has banned and refuses to show a Democratic Alliance (DA) political television commercial critical of current ANC government, ahead of the coming May elections.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks

Guinea Ebola outbreak under control

Pretoria - Guinea's Foreign Minister Francois Fall on Monday said the west African country has brought the spread of the deadly haemorrhagic Ebola virus under control after more than 100 people have died.
In the Media by AFP

Prosecutor says Pistorius, Steenkamp argued on night she died

Pretoria - Oscar Pistorius argued with his girlfriend shortly before shooting her dead, the prosecution lawyer alleged Monday as his gruelling cross-examination of the sprinter went into a second week.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Anglo American 'mulls sale of S.African platinum mines'

Johannesburg - Anglo American's chief executive has hinted that the mining titan is looking to offload its strike-hit South African platinum mines to concentrate on open-cast extraction.
In the Media by AFP

Pistorius cross-examination: Live Report

Pretoria - 07:36 GMT - Start - Prosecutor Gerrie Nel is starting out, as he always has, strongly."Your version is so improbable that it cannot be reasonably possible," he tells Pistorius.
In the Media by Katherine Haddon and AFP reporters in Pretoria (AFP)

Breakthrough Hepatitis C drug cures 90% of patients in 12 weeks

A new hepatitis C drug is being hailed as a "major breakthrough" by scientists and a "turning point" in the fight for a cure. The research was conducted in four countries and lead by scientists at the University of Texas Health Science Center.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Pistorius to start second week in witness box

Pretoria - Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returns to the stand Monday for a fourth day of cross-examination after the prosecution lawyer accused him of knowingly shooting dead his girlfriend.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)
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