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Scotland coach expects 'confrontational' Boks

Edinburgh - Scotland coach Gregor Townsend says they expect a physical onslaught from the Springboks in Saturday's Test at Murrayfield. ...


Position changes not an issue for Pieter-Steph

Cape Town - Springbok utility forward Pieter-Steph du Toit is not bothered by the prospect of again changing positions for ...


Bok centre pair: Strength or liability?

Cape Town - They are becoming increasingly familiar as a first-choice combination for the Springboks . But just how blessed ...


Pieter-Steph: It's nice to hear Boks are feared again

Cape Town - Pieter-Steph du Toit says Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has helped restore the "pride and passion" of the ...


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UK cabinet approval of Brexit deal a 'decisive' step

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier sounded optimistic on Thursday, although recognising that challenges still ...

Putin see serious consequences to protectionism

ST PETERSBURG, Russia – A devastating financial crisis is looming, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin who has warned the ...

Taoiseach welcomes UK cabinet approval of Brexit deal

DUBLIN, Ireland – Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has welcomed the breakthrough in Brextit negotiations. The British cabinet formally approved the agreement ...

In deal worth $8 billion, SAP agrees to buy Qualtrics

BERLIN, Germany - As part of its strategy to expand into Customer Relationship Management (CRM), the German business software company ...

India has witnessed over 4.36 lakh cyberattacks this year

BENGALURU, India - A report on the state of cybersecurity at Indian companies has revealed that the country has witnessed ...

Alibaba's Singles Day sales record defies market uncertainty

SHENZHEN, China - What started as a non-festive celebration to mock Valentine’s Day in China has become the world’s biggest 24-hour ...

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Asian markets get lift from talk of U.S. and China contacts

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks in Asia bounced back on Thursday after a glimmer of hope on the U.S.-China trade situation, ...

UK cabinet approval of Brexit deal a 'decisive' step

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier sounded optimistic on Thursday, although recognising that challenges still ...

Putin see serious consequences to protectionism

ST PETERSBURG, Russia – A devastating financial crisis is looming, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin who has warned the ...

Uber loss in 3rd quarter 38% worse than 2nd quarter

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Uber has lost almost $1 billion in the third quarter. The loss for the privately-held company ...

Continued weakness in Apple shares drive U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks in the U.S. continued weaker on Wednesday with financials taking the brunt of the ...

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Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...


Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...


Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...


White House files defense against CNN lawsuit

CNN - The White House asserts that it can pick and choose which journalists are given a permanent pass to ...


Four-week old baby allegedly assaulted by 25-year old man

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 25-year old man appeared in Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday charged with assaulting a four-week old ...


CNN taking Trump, White House to court

ATLANTA, Georgia - CNN has filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Trump and a number of White House officials, in ...


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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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