Johannesburg, Nov 8 (IANS) In a conservation awareness programme school children in Gauteng and the Western Cape provinces of South Africa have set a Guinness world record by collecting some two million steel cans for recycling.
Thursday, November 08, 2007 3:36:31 PM
Addis Ababa, Nov 7 (IANS) In an effort to enhance aviation safety in Africa to a credible level, Ethiopia has called on all African countries to show necessary political will to make the skies safe to ensure uninterrupted flow of aid and development.
Wednesday, November 07, 2007 2:42:49 PM
Cape Town, Nov 7 (IANS) US based nuclear technology group Westinghouse Electric Company has acquired the South African IST Nuclear firm, South African news agency BuaNews reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 07, 2007 2:42:23 PM
Valletta (Malta), Nov 6 (DPA) Former England football star Paul Gascoigne, affectionately called Gazza, was barred from boarding an Air Malta aircraft because he was under the influence of alcohol, the Times of Malta reported Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 06, 2007 4:22:52 PM
Pretoria, Nov 6 (IANS) South Africa has expressed concern at the situation in Pakistan, where the government unleashed a crackdown on opposition leaders and lawyers protesting the emergency rule proclaimed by President Pervez Musharraf last weekend.
Tuesday, November 06, 2007 2:27:20 PM
Cape Town, Nov 6 (IANS) A German manufacturing company has invested about $30 million as part of a $260 million investment plan in South Africa's oil and gas sector, according to the South African news agency BuaNews.
Tuesday, November 06, 2007 2:04:50 PM
Johannesburg, Nov 5 (IANS) More than 200 scientists, policy makers and jurists from over 25 countries are attending a conference here to find ways to bridge the gap between technology and policy implementation in water management and conservation, South African news agency BuaNews reported Monday.
Monday, November 05, 2007 3:17:35 PM
Johannesburg, Nov 5 (IANS) Buoyed by growing sponsorship from Indian companies here, several South African Indian community organisations have hosted Diwali celebrations last weekend, with more set for the festival of lights Friday.
Monday, November 05, 2007 10:57:11 AM
Khartoum, Nov 3 (IANS) Sudan's spy chief has said Sudanese intelligence officers receive training in India among other friendly countries, a local newspaper reported.
Saturday, November 03, 2007 9:53:31 AM
Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), Nov 2(RIA Novosti) Tropical storm Noel, which has killed at least 115 people so far, is now ranked a category one hurricane and continues to batter the Caribbean with heavy rain and strong winds, local media reported Friday.
Friday, November 02, 2007 7:19:10 PM
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