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UK to analyse MH17 black boxes

Malaysia Kini - ‎23 minutes ago‎
8am: The Dutch-led international investigation team decides to allow the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) to perform forensic analysis of MH17's black boxes.
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Australian PM congratulates Jokowi on Indonesia win

Jakarta Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Wednesday said he was looking forward to working closely with Joko "Jokowi" Widodo after the governor of Jakarta won the Indonesian presidential election.
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Malala, Boko Haram and Gaza

The News International - ‎17 minutes ago‎
I went to pick up my three-year-old from her summer school for the first time. She is yet to begin kindergarten but her mother decided to put her in a short-term summer school to somewhat acquaint her with the years of rigorous schooling ahead of her.
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Ban unskilled foreign labourers

New Era - ‎17 hours ago‎
WINDHOEK - The Congress of Democrats (CoD) yesterday said, unskilled foreign workers should be banned from Namibia and that minerals and natural resources should be redistributed to Namibians.
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SPYL firmly opposed to factionalism

New Era - ‎17 hours ago‎
WINDHOEK-The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) has downplayed talk there is factionalism within its ranks with its spokesperson Job Amupanda stating that “factionalism was there but we have dealt with it.
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Activists Call for Gambian Government to Improve Human Rights Record

Voice of America - ‎1 hour ago‎
DAKAR —. Activists across West Africa held protests Tuesday on the 20th anniversary of President Yahya Jammeh's seizure of power to raise awareness about what they call Gambia's "dire" human rights situation.
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CAR Peace Talks Suspended Due to Seleka Absence

Voice of America - ‎4 hours ago‎
Peace talks between the government of the Central African Republic and rebels have been suspended, after the main rebel group failed to show up for the second day of the session.
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Nine of 36 proclamations signed, completed

News24 - ‎4 hours ago‎
This book exposes Jacob Zuma, in such a way that he would not want you or anyone else to read it. Now R189.00 buy now. Johannesburg - Nine of the 36 proclamations signed by President Jacob Zuma in the last five years have been completed, the ...
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Massive 40-Day Manhunt Proves Waste of Time

The Chosun Ilbo - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The aftermath of the April 16 ferry disaster descended into grim farce when a massive manhunt for fugitive ferry owner Yoo Byung-eon proved a 40-day struggle to identify a corpse.
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Suicide Car Bomber Kills 23 in Baghdad

Voice of America - ‎14 minutes ago‎
A suicide car bomber has killed 23 people and wounded more than 40 others at a police checkpoint in a Shi'ite neighborhood in northern Baghdad.
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Turkish Prime Minister Acknowledges Strains With Obama

Huffington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
President Barack Obama speaks on the economy at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas, Thursday July 10, 2014. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Kye R. Lee, Pool) | ASSOCIATED PRESS.
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Putin's Power: Why Russians Adore Their Bare-Chested Reagan

TIME - ‎2 hours ago‎
There he is, the President of Russia, riding bare-back and bare-chested astride a galloping steed; spending $50 billion on a resort town most Russians will never see; seizing Crimea, instigating unrest in Ukraine; maybe even making himself indirectly ...
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Credit Suisse to exit commodities trading business

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Credit Suisse Group chief executive Brady Dougan at a press conference in Zurich yesterday. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg. Topics: Business · Financial Services · Brady Dougan · Credit Suisse; More Topics.
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Saudi stock exchange to open up to foreign investors

The Guardian
3 hours ago
Written by
Simon Goodley
Saudi Arabia is to open up its stock market to foreign investors next year in one of the most keenly awaited economic reforms in the world's top oil-exporting nation.
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South African strike disrupts GM output

BusinessDay - ‎57 minutes ago‎
The unappeased labour movements in South Africa penultimate week briefly forced General Motors (GM) to suspend auto production at its most important plant in the country due to parts shortages from when the strike started.
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CBN retains key rates on fear of inflationary pressure

BusinessDay - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Heightening concerns about liquidity levels in the system and the trending uptick in inflation which may be connected with the poor harvest in some agricultural areas, especially in the northeastern and north-central states of the country, among others, ...
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Max sells 13% in arm to JV partner

Times of India - ‎56 minutes ago‎
NEW DELHI: Max India on Tuesday decided to divest 13.3% stake in Max Healthcare Company (MHC) - its hospital business - to its South Africa-based JV partner Life Healthcare (LHC) for Rs 383 crore to reduce its holding in the company to 46.3% from ...
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Slump in iPad sales takes the shine off Apple's revenue results

The Guardian
46 minutes ago
Written by
Juliette Garside
It appears tablet buyers are less concerned with replacing their iPad every one or two years. Photograph: Alan Diaz/AP. Sales of the iPad have slumped to half their pre-Christmas high, with signs that demand for Apple's tablet computer may be in permanent ...
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Review: Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phones - ‎5 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (AP) - What I find fascinating about Amazon's Fire phone isn't the gizmos such as the 3-D imagery or the camera scanner that helps you get more information about products.
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Xiaomi Unveils a Fresh Chapter in Its Plan to Conquer the World

5 hours ago
Written by
Brad Stone
Chinese smartphone upstart Xiaomi (XIAOMZ:CH) is turning the release of high-end, low-priced gadgets into a ritual. At a press conference on Tuesday in Beijing, Xiaomi Chief Executive Officer Lei Jun unveiled the Mi4, a metal-backed iPhone-esque ...
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Mercedes to double assembly of cars in India to 20000 units

Times of India
36 minutes ago
Written by
Pankaj Doval
NEW DELHI: Mercedes Benz has decided to step on the gas in India and is doubling vehicle assembly capacity at its Pune factory while locally-assembling more models, including the CLA sedan, as it expects a second year of double-digit growth in 2014.
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Skye McCole Bartusiak, actress who had role in "The Patriot," dies at 21

Fox News Latino - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's daughter in "The Patriot" (2000), died over the weekend at her home in Texas, her family said.
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Justin Bieber could be placed under citizen's arrest following hard-partying ...
55 minutes ago
Written by
Gina DiFalco
Justin Bieber's long streak of heavy partying and getting into trouble with the law continues. It's being reported the “Baby” singer could be placed under citizen's arrest after several calls his Beverly Hills neighbors have placed to cops due to recent loud ...
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CAF Women's Champs Namibia in group of death

New Era - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
WINDHOEK - Hosts Namibia will face West African powerhouse Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zambia in Group-A in the upcoming Confederation of African Football (CAF) Women's Championship slated for Windhoek in October this year.
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Bolt Fit and Raring to Go in Glasgow

THISDAY Live - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Six-time Olympic gold medallist, Jamaican Usain Bolt, has said that he is ready to put on a good show in the sprint relay at the Commonwealth Games after recovering from minor foot surgery and a hamstring injury.
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Kenya to host 9th Stop Cervical Cancer in Africa Conference

The Star - ‎9 hours ago‎
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta reads her acceptance speech after Kenya's nomination as the 2015 host country for the 9th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostrate Cancer in Africa Conference during the 8th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostrate Cancer in Africa ...

OOCT aids intermediate hospital

New Era - ‎16 hours ago‎
RUNDU - The Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT) and the German-based non-profit organisation Support e.V, last week on Friday donated items worth N$85 000 to the Rundu Intermediate Hospital.