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    SA father killed in siege at Mali hotel
    Aug10

    SA father killed in siege at Mali hotel

    Malian security forces patrolling in Goundam back in June Photo: AFP A DAY after a South African was among at least 12 victims of an attack by extremists in a Mali town, gunmen killed 10 other civilians in an attack on a village yesterday. The attacks are the latest in what appears to be a campaign against Malian soldiers and United Nations...

    Putin portrait gets the bullet
    Aug10

    Putin portrait gets the bullet

    SHELLING IT OUT: Ukrainian artist Daria Marchenko with her artwork ‘The Face of War’ depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin. Picture: EPA A YOUNG Ukrainian artist has captured global media attention by creating a striking portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin out of 5 000 bullet shells. Daria Marchenko’s The Face of War – a...

    ‘Bullets’ used to create Putin portrait
    Aug08

    ‘Bullets’ used to create Putin portrait

    A young Ukrainian artist has created a striking portrait of President Vladimir Putin out of 5 000 bullet shells. ||| Kiev – A young Ukrainian artist has captured global media attention by creating a striking portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin out of 5 000 bullet shells collected in the separatist east.Daria Marchenko’s “The...

    Russian ‘food crematoria’ sparks anger
    Aug07

    Russian ‘food crematoria’ sparks anger

    Moscow’s plan to destroy banned Western food imports provokes outrage amid soaring poverty rates. ||| Moscow – Russian government plans for mass destruction of banned Western food imports have provoked outrage in a country where poverty rates are soaring and memories remain of famine during Soviet times. Even some Kremlin allies are...

    Five troops, civilian reported killed in Ukraine
    Aug06

    Five troops, civilian reported killed in Ukraine

    Ukraine on Thursday reported the death of five soldiers while pro-Russian rebels accused government troops of killing a civilian in clashes following …read more Source: The New...

    Airline hails MH370 ‘breakthrough’
    Aug05

    Airline hails MH370 ‘breakthrough’

    Confirmation that debris found on Reunion came from flight MH370 could help solve the mystery of the plane’s disappearance. ||| Kuala Lampur – Malaysia Airlines said on Thursday the confirmation that debris found on an Indian Ocean island came from flight MH370 was a “major breakthrough” in solving the mystery of the flight’s...

    Ukraine lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors
    Aug05

    Ukraine lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors

    Ukraine said on Wednesday it had removed its restriction on entry and foreign travel for HIV-positive people as part of growing efforts to improve relations with Europe after decades of Moscow rule. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    World runs to Kenya 2 weeks after OBAMA’s visit! See who UHURU received at State House
    Aug05

    World runs to Kenya 2 weeks after OBAMA’s visit! See who UHURU received at State House

    Wednesday August 5, 2015 – Barely two weeks after the historic visit by US President Barrack Obama, the world seems to be interested in Kenya and various countries are trying to seek a partnership with East Africa’s economic giant by sending their ambassadors to Kenya, some for the first time.President Uhuru Kenyatta received...

    Ukraine’s crucial debt talks hit new hurdle
    Aug05

    Ukraine’s crucial debt talks hit new hurdle

    Ukraine and its creditors hit a new stumbling block after a new debt restructuring offer from Kiev and call for a “decisive” final meeting drew only a lukewarm response. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Runners’ blood doping results send athletic world into chaos
    Aug03

    Runners’ blood doping results send athletic world into chaos

    Rabat – Endurance runners representing a third of the Olympic and World Championship medals won since 2001 are now suspected of doping, after thousands of blood test results were leaked from the global athletics governing body, the IAAF. Britain’s Sunday Times and Germany’s ARD/WDR broadcaster said that the documents were given to...

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