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Radio host shot, drives to safety

After being seriously wounded in what's believed to have been a botched hijacking in Edendale, Pietermaritzburg, a bleeding Ukhozi FM ...


Zim President Mnangagwa returns amid economic crisis, crackdown

Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late on Monday after cutting short his fund-raising trip in order to address ...


Interracial kiss has some '7de Laan' viewers fuming on social media

Viewers of SABC2 soap opera 7de Laan have been left fuming after an interracial kiss was broadcast, Sunday weekly Rapport ...


IRIB Staff Protest Press TV Anchor's Detention by US

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The staff members of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) gathered in front of the United Nations' ...


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Chinese and Australian shares rise, Japan trades lower

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Thursday, although there was continuing caution over events in the ...

Ambitious new strategy to grow Saudi entertainment industry

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A dramatic injection of entertainment is to drive Saudi Arabia's ambitions for the next decade. A ...

Stocks in U.S. propelled higher, IBM rises 8.5%

  NEW YORK, New York - All the major U.S. stock indices closed in the black on Wednesday, although the ...

Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

EU retailers dependence on Mastercard a breach of antitrust rules

  BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has fined financial service group Mastercard €570.6 million ($647 million) for breaching antitrust ...

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Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

  CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through ...

Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

  MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, ...

Social media giant to recuit additional 1,000 employees this year

DUBLIN, Ireland - Facebook has cemented its support for Ireland as its international base with an announcement that it is ...

Dia Mirza felicitates winners at India Achievers Awards - 2019

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 24 (BusinessWire India): India Achievers Awards, 2019, conceived and initiated by Blindwink is aimed at eulogising ...

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WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

  CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through ...


Radio host shot, drives to safety

After being seriously wounded in what's believed to have been a botched hijacking in Edendale, Pietermaritzburg, a bleeding Ukhozi FM ...


Zim President Mnangagwa returns amid economic crisis, crackdown

Zimbabwe's president Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late on Monday after cutting short his fund-raising trip in order to address ...


Interracial kiss has some '7de Laan' viewers fuming on social media

Viewers of SABC2 soap opera 7de Laan have been left fuming after an interracial kiss was broadcast, Sunday weekly Rapport ...


IRIB Staff Protest Press TV Anchor's Detention by US

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The staff members of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) gathered in front of the United Nations' ...


Third Court Hearing Set for Jailed Iran TV Anchor: IRIB

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The third court session for jailed US-born Iranian TV anchor, Marzieh Hashemi, will be held on January 23 ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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