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More educated patients have less faith in their doctors
Toronto, Sep 4 (IANS) Well-educated heart patients tend to have less faith in their cardiologists, says a Canadian study.

Friday, September 04, 2009 1:05:22 PM

South African man kills self after failing to get ID papers
Durban, Sep 3 (IANS) A South African man committed suicide after failing to get identity papers, BuaNews reported Thursday.

Thursday, September 03, 2009 11:18:52 PM

Gunmen target Johannesburg's BRT service
Johannesburg, Sep 2 (IANS) Security has been beefed up in this South African city after two vehicles of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service were attacked, BuaNews reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 8:47:46 PM

Libya celebrates 40th anniversary of Gaddafi's rule
Tripoli, Sep 1 (DPA) Libya began Tuesday a week of celebrations marking the 40th anniversary of the coup d'etat that brought Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi to power in 1969.

Tuesday, September 01, 2009 3:42:50 PM

India-Brazil-South Africa forum talks to begin Tuesday
Brasilia, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) The sixth ministerial meeting of the India-Brazil-South Africa forum will begin here Tuesday, an official statement said.

Monday, August 31, 2009 11:51:25 PM

Johannesburg launches new public bus service
Johannesburg, Aug 31 (IANS) The authorities here have launched a new public bus service to help commuters to travel around the city. The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system would also be launched at other South African cities in phases, BuaNews reported Monday.

Monday, August 31, 2009 9:23:36 PM

Ship with Indian crew attacked by pirates in the Gulf
Manama (Bahrain), Aug 31 (DPA) A traditional wooden ship with Indian crew sailing from the United Arab Emirates toward Bahrain was the target of the first act of sea piracy reported in Persian Gulf waters in years, according to details of the attack that emerged Sunday.

Monday, August 31, 2009 5:58:29 AM

Gabon votes to replace late leader Bongo
Nairobi, Aug 31 (DPA) Gabon went to the polls Sunday in an election expected to continue the family dynasty of Omar Bongo, who ran the oil-producing nation for over 41 years until his death in June.

Monday, August 31, 2009 1:55:13 AM

IPL turned around Cricket South Africa's fortunes
Johannesburg, Aug 30 (IANS) The Indian Premier League II (IPL) hosted in South Africa earlier this year helped Cricket South Africa (CSA) record a turnaround of over 80 million rands (1 rand=US 13 cents) for the 2008-09 season after budgeting for a loss of 75.9 million rands.

Sunday, August 30, 2009 5:38:37 PM

S African mobile giant MTN faces 'identity crisis' in Bharti deal
Johannesburg, Aug 30 (IANS) MTN's $23 billion deal to merge with the Indian telecom major Bharati Airtel is being delayed as the company does not want to 'lose its identity' and wants its South African base to be the 'mother ship' of the new entity that will span two continents.

Sunday, August 30, 2009 2:08:04 PM

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