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Makhura slates opposition for calling Sopa 'unrealistic dream'

Eyewitness News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Makhura yesterday responded to a debate in the legislature regarding his plans for the province this year. David Makhura. Picture: Sapa.

KZN sisters jailed for murder

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Johannesburg - Two sisters have been sentenced to 20 and 15 years respectively for the murder of Mduduzi Njoko in Umlazi in 2012, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Saturday.
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Will Lesotho election be peaceful?

BBC News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The people of Lesotho vote on 28 February in an early general election, called as part of regional efforts to dissipate political tensions in the impoverished mountain kingdom after a coup was thwarted last August.
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe celebrates 91st birthday

Chron.com - ‎20 minutes ago‎
VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe (AP) - Thousands of people have packed the grounds of a plush hotel in Zimbabwe to celebrate the birthday of President Robert Mugabe, who turned 91 on Feb. 21.
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'How we found Zephany'

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Cape Town -. Informal chitchat to his daughter's new best friend, and the casual mention of her birthday triggered a suspicion in Cape Town father Morné Nurse that the teenager could be Zephany, the daughter he'd been searching for over 17 years.
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Putin critic, Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov killed in Moscow

Washington Post - ‎14 minutes ago‎
MOSCOW - Boris Nemtsov, a towering figure in Russian post-Soviet politics and a biting critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down steps from the Kremlin late Friday, authorities said.
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Not just you, the dress colour divides Hollywood stars as well!

IBNLive - ‎8 hours ago‎
New Delhi: The colour of a dress has sparked a huge debate online with Hollywood celebrities from Taylor Swift to Juliane Moore commenting on it.
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Title deeds will no longer be a campaign tool, President Uhuru Kenyatta tells ...

The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎5 hours ago‎
President Uhuru Kenyatta issues title deeds to residents of Kiirwa town in Buuri Sub-County, Meru. (Photo:PSCU). President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured of the Jubilee Government's determination to ensure all genuine land owners get title deeds.
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Scott receives standing ovation from opposition

postzambia.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
DR Guy Scott's first appearance in Parliament yesterday since the session resumed on Tuesday temporarily interrupted business in the House as opposition members shouted “Yeah, yeah, welcome Your Excellency!
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Court gives go-ahead for EFF KZN assembly

Independent Online - ‎5 hours ago‎
Durban - The High Court in Durban has ruled in favour of the EFF's provincial people's assembly (PPA) taking place over the weekend, the party said on Friday.
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EFF to ask Zuma about Nkandla, NPA

Independent Online - ‎21 hours ago‎
Parliament - The EFF will ask President Jacob Zuma about the impact of his own legal woes on the criminal justice system when he appears in the National Assembly next month, according to an order paper released on Friday.
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Two arrested for possession of explosives, detonators and a signal jamming ...

Times LIVE - ‎6 hours ago‎
It was unclear where the two had found or intended to use the explosives and signal jammer. File photo. Image by: Gallo Images/Thinkstock.
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Man gets life for killing grandmother, girlfriend

News24 - ‎17 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg handed a life sentence to a man convicted of killing his grandmother and girlfriend, the NPA said on Friday.
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Transport minister condemns Gauteng taxi violence

Eyewitness News - ‎7 hours ago‎
FILE: There are more tensions between operators in Bryanston, following the murder of a taxi driver in Hyde Park. Picture:Reinart Toerien/EWN.
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Petrol, diesel price hiked by over ₹ 3

Hindu Business Line - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Public sector oil marketing companies will increase the retail selling price of petrol and diesel by ₹ 3.18 a litre and ₹ 3.09 a litre respectively in Delhi with a corresponding increase in other States.
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Greenpeace takes energy minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson to court

Times LIVE - ‎Feb 27, 2015‎
Greenpeace has filed papers in the High Court in Pretoria to try and compel Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson to update the country's nuclear liability regulations, it said on Friday.
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Fitch Affirms DISH's IDR at 'BB-'; Removes from Rating Watch Negative; Outlook ...

MarketWatch - ‎15 hours ago‎
CHICAGO, Feb 27, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fitch Ratings affirms the 'BB-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) assigned to DISH Network Corporation (DISH) and its wholly owned subsidiary DISH DBS Corporation (DDBS).
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Review: LG's G Watch R

iAfrica.com - ‎21 hours ago‎
The last time we looked at smartwatches, we pitted Samsung's Galaxy Gear against Sony's SmartWatch 2. A lot has changed since then, with Android Wear being introduced as a dedicated platform for smartwatches and the like.
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LG G Flex 2 review: Bendy like a banana, cool like a cucumber

Digital Spy UK - ‎3 hours ago‎
The original LG G Flex was a proof of concept. So with the concept safely proven, the company has launched a follow-up handset. The G Flex 2 will start arriving in the UK shortly, and companies like Vodafone have already announced that they will be selling ...
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Film Review: 'Wild'

iAfrica.com - ‎18 hours ago‎
Reese Witherspoon stars in this coming-of-age biographical drama based on the memoir Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed.
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Traditional singer was son of the soil

Independent Online - ‎19 hours ago‎
Radio presenter and traditional singer Saba Mbixane, who has died, played an important role in promoting agriculture, Eastern Cape rural development MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane said on Friday.
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Ireland say they won't back down against AB de Villiers

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Interactive game: world's best fielder · World Cup Destination interactive. They tied down Chris Gayle to upset the West Indies in their opening match of the World Cup.
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Bullets hope to kill off Comoros opposition

SuperSport - ‎4 hours ago‎
Big Bullets have home ground advantage when hosting weary Fomboni Club de Moheil of the Comoros islands at the Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre this Saturday.
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Fifa say 'No' to video technology trial

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Football was made to wait at least another year for the advent of video technology on Saturday after the game's rule-makers refused to authorise a live trial of television match officials.
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Jerome Kaino sings the Blues after referee ruins his big 100

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Blues skipper Jerome Kaino could not hide his bitter disappointment after a contentious - some might say diabolical - ruling cost him a victory over the Cheetahs in his 100th match for the franchise in Bloemfontein.
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Climate crusader's profitable link to Harvard exposed

University World News - ‎3 hours ago‎
Years of using a Harvard nameplate to flog his insistence that polar bears are doing fine, and that sunspots might explain planetary warming better than the Industrial Revolution does, may finally have caught up with Wei-Hock Soon.
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Volcano grows Japanese island

WBAL Baltimore - ‎3 hours ago‎
(CNN) —Magma and lava from a Japanese volcano is forming new geography in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean. Volcano grows Japanese island 50min; India 'about to take off,'... 54min; American religion critic killed,... 2hr; Muslim lawyer fights Twitter 'troll ...
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Liberia's President Urges US to Continue Ebola Aid

New York Times - ‎19 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia on Friday urged the United States to maintain its assistance to her country as it continues to fight to recover from the Ebola outbreak, which began about one year ago.
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Doctors should take lead in push to curb climate change - experts - TRFN

Reuters Africa - ‎6 hours ago‎
LONDON, Feb 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Doctors should take the lead in supporting political efforts to cut the pace of climate change and encouraging more people to see the problem as a crucial issue for public health, experts say.
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