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Why Indians are obsessed with South Africa!

Scandal-hit KPMG South Africa appoints new chairman

(Reuters) - The South African arm of global audit firm KPMG said on Wednesday it had appointed veteran public servant and former chairman of the Development Bank of Southern Africa Wiseman Nkuhlu as its chairman. KPMG sacked its South African leadership in ... Business Standard, 4 days ago
In Africa, geneticists are hunting poachers Deccan Herald, 5 days ago
Why Indians are obsessed with South Africa!, 2 weeks ago

Cheetahs must be listed as 'endangered', say scientists

With cheetah population in southern Africa found to be 11 per cent smaller than recent estimates, an international team of scientists has called for uplisting the cats' conservation status from "vulnerable" to "endangered" on the International Union for ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Cheetahs should be listed as 'endangered': scientists  Business Standard1 month ago

Meet the giant dinosaur that roamed southern Africa 200 million years ago

Evidence for this massive beast comes from a set of three-toed, 57cm long and 50cm wide footprints recently found in western Lesotho
 Business Standard2 months ago 'Mega-carnivore' dinosaur roamed southern Africa 200 million years ago  Science Daily2 months ago 200-million-year-old huge carnivorous dinosaur found in Africa  Prokerala2 months ago 'Mega-carnivore' dinosaur roamed Africa 200 million years ago  DNA2 months ago

Zuma commends Mugabe's contribution to liberation of Southern Africa

President Jacob Zuma on Thursday praised Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe for his contribution to the liberation of the southern African region and the decolonization of the African continent in general.Mugabe's contributions will always be ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Mugabe meets generals, refuses to step down  Deccan Herald2 months ago Mugabe under house arrest as military takes control  Mathrubhumi2 months ago

Death Toll Due To Cholera Outbreak Climbs in East and Southern Africa

In 12 of 21 countries of Eastern and Southern Africa Region, 104,095 cholera cases and 1562 deaths due to diarrhea have been reported.
 Med India2 months ago

Gunmen kill 13 in Senegal

[West Africa] Jan 7 (ANI) At least 13 people were killed by armed gunmen in Senegal's southern Casamance region. The Washington Post citing local media said the bloodshed "sparked fears of renewed unrest in the south, where separatists have sought ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

No shooting in 2022 CWG, confirms CGF

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg confirmed on Friday that shooting, classified as an optional sport, would not feature in the 2022 edition at Birmingham. The British city was chosen last December, replacing Durban in ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago

These Are the Only Four Diamonds Bigger Than One That’s Just Been Found

Bloomberg Gem Diamonds finds a 910-carat stone at its mine in Lesotho; Analysts say it could fetch between $40 and $50 million A small, embattled diamond miner just hit the jackpot. The 910-carat stone found by Gem Diamonds Ltd. high in the mountains of ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 days ago

Photos from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year shortlist

You don’t have to be a nature-lover to appreciate these captivating shots taken from around the world. The Natural History Museum has released its shortlist for its celebrated People’s Choice Award. This remarkable gallery of finalists was selected from almost 50,000 submissions from 92 countries. The People’s Choice Award winner will be announced on February 13.  From birds bursting with colour to giraffes to fish we’re not used to seeing -- here are some of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Birth control shot may increase risk of HIV infection

A research suggests replacing of the common birth control shot, known as DMPA, with alternative methods of contraception as it is linked to the risk of HIV infection."Human studies suggest DMPA use may raise the risk of HIV infection in exposed women by about ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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