Lisbon/Nairobi, March 2 (DPA) Guinea-Bissau President Bernardo 'Nino' Vieira was shot dead in the capital Bissau, the assassination coming on the heels of the killing Sunday evening of army chief Batista Tagme Na Wai, media reports said Monday.
Monday, March 02, 2009 3:37:11 PM
Nairobi/Bissau (Guinea Bissau), March 2 (DPA) The head of the army of Guinea Bissau, General Batista Tagme Na Wai, was killed in an attack on the army headquarters in the capital Bissau, news reports said Monday.
Monday, March 02, 2009 2:46:13 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian origin businessman Shyam Bhatia has extended his support to South African cricket by donating 100 kits for rural talents in the country.
Friday, February 27, 2009 7:16:48 PM
Durban, Feb 27 (IANS) Film actor turned politician Sanjay Dutt may still be finding his feet in politics back home, but in South Africa the Munnabhai star is being billed a 'comrade' and he will be sharing a platform with top African National Congress (ANC) officials here Sunday.
Friday, February 27, 2009 8:53:11 AM
Jerusalem, Feb 26 (DPA) In what has been described as 'the most unusual divorce on record', the Jerusalem Rabbinic Court has expedited divorce proceedings for a 17-year-old groom and his 14-year-old bride who married recently in an unauthorised, makeshift ceremony.
Thursday, February 26, 2009 4:30:05 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (IANS) Graeme Pollock, one of South Africa's finest left-handed batsman, will be inducted in the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Hall of Fame at tea interval on the first day of the first Test between Australia and South Africa here Thursday,
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 7:36:46 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (IANS) Australia head into the first Test against South Africa without any spinner but with a possibility of fielding a four-man pace attack at the Wanderers here Thursday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 7:10:21 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (IANS) Former England coach Duncan Fletcher has been called back to the South African team as a consultant ahead of the Test series against Australia that begins here at Wanderers Thursday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 6:48:10 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (IANS) The International Cricket Council's (ICC) Umpire's Decision Review System will be used in South Africa for the first time when the hosts face Australia in the first of three Tests that begins at Wanderers here Thursday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 6:47:54 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 24 (Xinhua) More than 300,000 online applications for the 2010 FIFA World Cup have been received within 48 hours of the opening of ticket sales, the organising committee has said.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009 7:29:53 AM
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