Cape Town, April 22 (IANS) In an effort to cut electricity consumption in the country that is getting ready to host World Cup Soccer, the South African government will give incentive to construction firms for adopting energy-efficient techniques in buildings.
Thursday, April 22, 2010 9:27:04 AM
Barcelona, April 22 (IANS) Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Juan Antonio Samaranch has died in a hospital here Wednesday. He was 89.
Thursday, April 22, 2010 1:40:53 AM
Johannesburg, April 21 (DPA) Two passengers were killed and dozens injured after a luxury train derailed in South Africa's capital Pretoria, emergency services said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 8:03:27 PM
Johannesburg, April 21 (DPA) Dozens of passengers travelling on a luxury train in South Africa were injured after the Rovos Rail train, which was arriving from Cape Town, derailed in the capital Pretoria, emergency services said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 6:05:48 PM
Soweto (South Africa), April 16 (DPA) The final design for 2010 World Cup tickets was unveiled Friday by FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke and South Africa organising committee CEO Danny Jordaan at Maponya Mall in Soweto.
Friday, April 16, 2010 2:00:08 PM
Port of Prince, April 14 (IANS) Haitians have been facing an acute shortage of petroleum fuel due to the delay in supply of oil to the country.
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 11:44:10 AM
Nairobi, April 11 (IANS) Somali pirates Sunday hijacked a St. Vincent and Grenadines flagged cargo ship with 23 Chinese crewmembers on board in the Indian Ocean near Seychelles, Xinhua reported.
Sunday, April 11, 2010 7:54:58 PM
Pretoria, April 11 (IANS) The World Bank has sanctioned $3.75 billion loan to South Africa for the development of wind and solar power plants to meet the country's energy requirements.
Sunday, April 11, 2010 9:35:37 AM
Johannesburg, April 10 (IANS) The football World Cup to be held in South Africa will be safe despite threats from Al Qaeda, the organising committee has said.
Saturday, April 10, 2010 12:49:11 PM
Durban, April 10 (IANS) Over two million men will be circumcised in South Africa in a bid to combat the spread of HIV/AIDS, a report said.
Saturday, April 10, 2010 12:38:42 PM
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