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EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton on Friday said she was "appalled" by the attacks in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli and called for a swift investigation.
The High Court in Pretoria heard how a Benoni insurance broker could not save her life as he read the Bible to her after she was shot.
Residents of the Joe Slovo informal settlement took the streets in protest over service delivery this morning - 12 are currently in police custody on charges of public violence.
US scientists said Thursday they have built the world's most precise clock, whose ticking rate varies less than two parts in one quintillion, or 10 times better than any other.
Fernando Alonso topped the times for Ferrari in Friday morning's opening rain-hit free practice session ahead of this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix.
Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue celebrated her 100th birthday with parties for children as well as grownups, illustrating the universal appeal of Hans Christian Andersen's art.
Indonesia's Islamic authority lashed out at a decision to host the Miss World beauty pageant next month, saying women exposing their bodies went against Muslim teaching.
The world’s largest miner BHP Billiton has cut bonus payouts to its top executives, as returns to shareholders have fallen.
Power utility Eskom has reported some progress in its fight against electricity theft, having recovered more than R243-million in revenue.
London's world famous zoo is conducting its annual weigh-in, to find out which animals have been eating too much or not getting enough exercise. Some seemed a little shy about it. would like to send you push notifications.
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