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Dreamworld accident: 2 children survive fatal theme park malfunction

CNN - ‎1 hour ago‎
(CNN) Two children survived a deadly ride malfunction at Australia's largest theme park, which killed four people on Tuesday. Police said Wednesday a boy and a girl, aged 10 and 12, were able to "extricate themselves", in what Brian Codd, Assistant ...
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Fate of Children in Doubt as Calais Camp Demolition Begins

Voice of America - ‎12 minutes ago‎
A migrant is seen in silhouette near flames from a burning makeshift shelter on the second day of the evacuation of migrants and their transfer to reception centers in France, as part of the dismantlement of the camp called the "Jungle" in Calais ...
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Apple Sees Drop in Profit, Revenue as iPhone Sales Slump

NDTV - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple's quarterly profit slumped on a widely expected drop in iPhone sales, but gains in services offered some optimism on the company's efforts to curb dependence on its smartphone.
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'Al-Shabab attack' on Kenyan town Mandera kills 12

BBC News - ‎13 hours ago‎
At least 12 people have been killed in an attack in Kenya claimed by Somalia-based militant Islamist group al-Shabab. The target was a guesthouse hosting members of a theatre group who were performing plays in schools in the north-eastern town of ...
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Zuma backs Gordhan ahead of medium-term budget

Independent Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
Parliament - On the eve of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan setting out the country's fiscal path for the next three years, President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday said he won't be intervening in the criminal prosecution hanging over the minister's head ...
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Xiaomi's swanky new phones won't be enough to dominate the phablet market, analysts say

CNBC - ‎1 hour ago‎
The untimely demise of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 has opened up a chunk of the phablet market for the taking, and Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is the latest company to throw its name into the hat.

Namibia stresses role of parliaments in protecting human rights

Daily Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
WINDHOEK: Namibia's Speaker of the National Assembly Peter Katjavivi supports the notion that Parliamentarians should be at the forefront in raising the alarm and taking action when serious human rights challenges arise.

School feeding part of duties – Nghipondoka

Namibian - ‎59 minutes ago‎
EDUCATION deputy minister Anna Nghipondoka says hostel authorities should look at school feeding programmes as part of their duties.

'Struggle kids' decry apparent nepotism in recruitment

Namibian - ‎1 hour ago‎
SOME of the struggle kids currently camping at the Swapo Party headquarters in the Oshana region's Okandjengedi settlement have expressed concerns about nepotism allegedly practised by an official at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and National Service.

Woman kills man over kapana spat

Namibian - ‎6 hours ago‎
KNOCKED TO THE GROUND ... One of the pots of kapana which Junias Natangwe knocked over and cost him his life. Woman kills man over kapana spat.
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Gambia says it is leaving International Criminal Court

WQOW TV News 18 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Activists who have been protesting the nearly 1,200-mile Dakota Access oil pipeline for months ratcheted up the pressure this week by moving onto private land owned by the pipeline developer.
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Move Parliament and save money - Zuma

Independent Online - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Parliament - It would be cheaper to move Parliament to Pretoria than stay in Cape Town, President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday, as he announced the establishment of a government team to explore the relocation.
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LIVE: Students protest on mini budget day

News24 - ‎11 minutes ago‎
Get the latest as students and activists for other matters prepare to march to Parliament, while Braamfontein mops up after a night of violence.
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Jonathan: Dasuki didn't steal $2.2b weapons cash

The Nation Newspaper - ‎6 hours ago‎
Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has replied his administration's critics, saying former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki could not have stolen the $2.2 billion cash voted for arms purchase.
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Explosion at Turkish Mediterranean resort injures at least 10

Fox News - ‎13 hours ago‎
ANKARA, Turkey - An explosion inside a car left in the parking lot of the local chamber of trade in the Mediterranean resort of Antalya on Tuesday slightly injured about a dozen people, an official said.
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DDoS attack shows dangers of IoT 'running rampant'

Computerworld - ‎8 hours ago‎
A U.S. Senator has joined security officials calling for stiffer cybersecurity for Internet of Things (IoT) devices following a major attack last Friday.

Oil prices drop as concerns over global fuel glut re-emerge

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
A worker walks past a drilling rig at a well pad of the Rosneft-owned Prirazlomnoye oil field outside the West Siberian city of Nefteyugansk, Russia, August 4, 2016.

Shifeta 'may' review phosphate... mining report reveals danger to fishing

Namibian - ‎7 hours ago‎
ENVIRONMENT minister Pohamba Shifeta said he may appoint a panel of independent experts to review the process under which the marine phosphate clearance certificate was issued to the Arab majority-owned fertiliser company.

Back in USSR: US exports oil at a loss for a second week at a run

Azerbaijan Business Center - ‎Oct 24, 2016‎
Baku, Fineko/ World oil prices have turned the U.S. into the late USSR: the US oil export has been remaining 'unprofitable' for already two weeks.
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Google adds digital whiteboard to expanding device lineup

The Indian Express - ‎45 minutes ago‎
google, google whiteboard, Jamboard, google, Jamboard, google whiteboard Jamboard, whiteboard This image provided by Google shows a demonstration of the company's new product called “Jamboard.
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DTEK60 Preview: BlackBerry's Surprisingly Speedy Return To The Smartphone Market

Forbes - ‎12 hours ago‎
As part of its calendar Q3 earnings call, BlackBerry announced that is would no longer be manufacturing BlackBerry smartphones. The hardware-focused game was over and the future would be in software.
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Pokémon Go Halloween: can a spooky 'event' tempt people back to catch 'em all?

The Guardian - ‎17 hours ago‎
These are far from disastrous times for Pokémon Go, which still boasts 30m players. But can a Halloween tie-in win back the tens of millions who have put down the game?
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Oh Boy, The Internet Is Fanning The Flames Of A Jay-Z Vs Kanye West Beef

Pedestrian TV - ‎Oct 21, 2016‎
Yesterday, the internet was consumed by reports that two of the world's most gilded infants - North West and Blue Ivy Carter, have never had a playdate, despite the fact that their famous parents are all such good mates.
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Guardiola wants Aguero to stay at City

SuperSport - ‎7 hours ago‎
Aguero has been through a tricky October, with his early-season run of goalscoring form grinding to a halt and his place in City's starting line-up called into question.
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Messi off to great start, already outshining Madrid trio

Namibian - ‎15 hours ago‎
MADRID - By himself, Lionel Messi has already scored more than Real Madrid's top three forwards combined. The Barcelona star is off to one of the best starts of his career with 14 goals in 11 matches, two more than what Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale ...
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Jamie Vardy crashes Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's Ballon d'Or party

The Guardian - ‎20 hours ago‎
The Ballon d'Or is back in France Football's possession, even though they contrived to elongate the release of this year's shortlist to such an extent it made Fifa's ceremonies seem snappy in comparison.
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Hexagon on Saturn: Nasa scientists ponder colour-changing north pole

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
A Nasa image from 2007 shows a nighttime view of Saturn's north pole by the visual and infrared mapping spectrometer onboard the Cassini orbiter.
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Mars lander crash complicates follow-up rover in 2020

Science Magazine - ‎9 hours ago‎
Engineers at the European Space Agency (ESA) are racing to figure out what went wrong with the Schiaparelli Mars lander. On 19 October, it seemed to drop out of the sky and crash to the surface less than a minute before its planned soft landing.
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Lancet trial hails first successful treatment for children with autism - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Scientists say they have established the first successful treatment for autism, after training parents in how best to respond to the needs of children with the condition.
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Women now drink nearly as much alcohol as men, study finds

CNN - ‎9 hours ago‎
(CNN) Women are now drinking nearly as much alcohol as men, according to a new study. The report, published in the medical journal BMJ Open, analyzed 4 million people born between 1891 and 2001 and found that, historically, men were more likely to ...
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Baby born twice at Texas Children's Hospital - ‎8 hours ago‎
A baby was born not once, but twice at Texas Children's Hospital. In a rare procedure, doctors removed the baby from the womb to take out a tumor.