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Chelsea player ratings: Giroud superb, Hazard electric and Morata gets a boost

<b>Willy Caballero</b><p>Given the nod over Thibaut Courtois and apart from one soft save from Mario Lemina, he had nothing to do in the opening 45 minutes of …

Soccer

Red Bull drivers preview the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

<b>Red Bull drivers preview the Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend, Round 4 of the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship, at Baku City Circuit.</b>Daniel Ricciardo: …

Auto Racing

Every word from Chelsea boss on Giroud, Morata and Man United favourites

<b>Thoughts on the win</b><p>"This type of game, the most important thing is to reach your target. In this case, to reach the final of this competition. This …

Soccer

Rand starts the week poorly, back above R12/$

The rand was trading at just under R12.10 to the dollar on Monday morning — a poor start to the week a few days after it looked like it was heading …

Dow Jones

South Africa: Nationwide Bus Strike Continues

People stand in a long queue at Crossroad taxi rank in Port Elizabeth (file photo).<p>Many commuters must once again look for alternative transport as …

South Africa

Haas preview the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

<b>Haas F1 Team debuted in the FIA Formula One World Championship in 2016, becoming the first American Formula One team since 1986.</b><p>Also debuting in 2016 …

Auto Racing

Propaganda delivered the Brexit vote but it can’t land more fish

British skippers weren’t denied fair quotas by the EU, Britain let them sell their fishing rights to foreign boats<p>Standing on the shingle of Hastings beach beside his fishing boat, Paul Joy says his family have fished these waters since before the time of William the Conqueror. He’s done the …

United Kingdom

Giroud explains the bizarre secret behind his incredible goal

Olivier Giroud claims his passion for skiing helped him to leave Southampton players on a heap as he slalomed his way to scoring the opening goal in …

Soccer

Conte: Morata still important despite Giroud's FA Cup heroics

The Spain international took a back seat to his strike partner against Southampton, but Conte is happy to have both stars in his squad

Soccer

FA Cup Final: Chelsea vs Manchester United - CBSSports.com

On CBS Sports HQ, Thomas Rongen joins Jorge Andres to preview the FA Cup Semifinal.<p>On CBS Sports HQ, Thomas Rongen joins Jorge Andres to preview the …

Manchester United FC

Merkel stresses importance of free trade ahead of visit to U.S | Reuters

HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday stressed the importance of free trade and welcomed an agreement between the European Union and Mexico on a new trade pact just days before she heads to Washington for talks with President Donald Trump.<p>German Chancellor Angela …

North Africa

Drought does little to deter W Cape property investment - analyst

Cape Town – When it comes to deciding to invest in the property market in the Western Cape, investors are more wary of national political …

South Africa

ADeC welcomes Khoza’s resignation, registers 'displeasure'

The African Democratic Change (ADeC) political party has on Sunday welcomed the resignation of its former president Makhosi Khoza, slamming her …

Jacob Zuma

VISUAL ESSAY: Bearing witness to Cape Town’s darkest moments

In Cape Town, one of the most divided cities in the world, rival gangs are waging war on the city’s streets. While many of us are asleep, freelance …

Cape Town

Why South Africa's DJ Black Coffee Left a Bitter Taste By Performing in Israel

[The Conversation Africa] It was a coincidence that South African house DJ Black Coffee's recent performance in Tel Aviv took place on the same …

South Africa

Jimmy Manyi settles Gupta debt 'in full' to save ANN7

Media owner Mzwanele Jimmy Manyi says he has paid the controversial Gupta family everything he owes them for news channel ANN7 and The New Age …

Debt Management

The six Chelsea stars who could follow Conte out the door this summer

There has been a lot of speculation that Antonio Conte is set to head out of the Chelsea door this summer, but could some of the players go with …

Soccer

Israeli minister vows to help Ethiopian Jews move to Israel

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Israel's Justice minister vowed to help Ethiopia's Jews immigrate to Israel as soon as possible during a rare visit to Ethiopia.<p>Ayelet Shaked visited the synagogue in Addis Ababa on Sunday.<p>"These programs that will eventually reunite Ethiopian Jews with their families …

Israel

ANC KZN leaders call for provincial elective conference to go ahead - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

The majority of African National Congress branches in the eThekwini region have told party President Cyril Ramaphosa and other ANC National Working …

South Africa

Conte: Morata still important despite Giroud's FA Cup heroics

The Spain international took a back seat to his strike partner against Southampton, but Conte is happy to have both stars in his squad<p>Antonio Conte has hailed Olivier Giroud's impact after arriving at Chelsea from Arsenal in January, but insisted the French striker has not superseded club-record …

Soccer

Fin24.com | Boost for SA tech training to benefit 3 000 young people

The Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative has scored an impressive cash injection to boost technology skills among young South Africans.

Cape Town

Disallowed Chelsea own goal 'unfair' on Southampton, says Mark Hughes

Mark Hughes expressed his disappointment after saying Southampton's disallowed goal against Chelsea was a "match-defining" moment that was missed by …

Soccer

The Secret Hand Behind West Africa’s Regime Changes

Armed with AK-47s, the rebels sneaked into Liberia on Christmas Eve in 1989 to overthrow the country’s President Samuel Doe. As the ensuing civil war …

Africa

Wealthy Women Will Transition From Wine If Marijuana Is Legalized

The nation’s’biggest wine-drinking demographic, wealthy middle-aged women, say their cannabis use would increase if the federal government legalized …

Cannabis

Why The Communist Manifesto and Marx are still relevant today

John Green lists some highlights from Marx’s 200th anniversary celebrations; Malcolm Read says that the Manifesto preaches class war to the death; and Keith Flett hails the way Britain gave him shelter<p>Yanis Varoufakis’s eloquent reminder to us of the continued relevance of The Communist Manifesto …

Karl Marx

Zuma Legacy Leaves South African Anti-Graft Panel With Huge Task

A South African judicial commission faces a daunting task in investigating allegations that members of the Gupta family and their allies connived …

South Africa

Formula 1: Will Fernando Alonso return to the Indy 500 in 2019?

Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso drove in the Indy 500 for the first time last year. Will he do so again in 2019?<p>Two-time Formula 1 …

Motor Racing

Are Williams' Struggles Down to Picking Pay Drivers or Failing to Keep its (Car) Cool? - The Drive

Is Williams Struggling Due to Picking Pay Drivers or Failing to Keep its (Car) Cool?<p>Former driver Felipe Massa thinks 'putting money first' is …

Auto Racing

Trade, debt threatens growth - IMF

Cape Town - The global growth outlook faces rising threats from trade tensions and mounting debt despite a strengthening and "increasingly …

Economy

Netflix Might Be Getting Into the Movie Theater Business

Because disrupting television just wasn’t enough.<p>Netflix, after thoroughly reshaping the TV landscape, has been turning its attention to cinema. According to <i>The L.A. Times</i>, the streaming service has been exploring buying cinemas in New York and Los Angeles in order to boost awards chances for its …

Entertainment