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Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquaio: I don’t enjoy boxing now - Pacman bout is business, says Pretty Boy

Marvin Hagler says 'show-off does not act like a champion’ after American admits showdown with Filipino is all about the money<p>Floyd Mayweather admitted on Wednesday that the thrill of boxing had left him, and that at this point in his career, it was strictly business.<p>“No. I don’t enjoy it like I …

South Korea president promises to raise sunken Sewol ferry | DW | 16.04.2015

Many of the relatives of those killed a year ago when the Sewol ferry sank expressed their angry over the government's handling of the tragedy and …

Greatest fibre-to-the-home deals in South Africa

Greencom and Metrofibre Networx have unveiled some of the cheapest uncapped fibre-to-the-home prices in South Africa to-date - here is how they stack …

Malawi to evacuate citizens from South Africa

<b>Malawi says it will repatriate its nationals from South Africa, following an upsurge in xenophobic violence.</b><p>At least five foreigners, including a 14-year-old boy, have been killed in attacks in South Africa's coastal city of Durban since last week.<p>Some foreign-owned shops in the main city …

The economic charts underlying the xenophobic attacks on other Africans in South Africa

South Africa has over the last week being gripped by a new wave of xenophobic attacks aimed at immigrants from other African countries. The latest wave of attacks are confined to the city of Durban in Kwa-Zulu Natal province with the townships of Umlazi and KwaMashu being the hardest hit. At least …

Fear of anti-foreigner violence in South Africa is spreading to Johannesburg

At least five people have died in a wave of violence against foreigners in Durban, South Africa, while thousands more were driven out of their homes in the coastal city. Hundreds of miles away, in the commercial hub of Johannesburg, immigrant shopkeepers fearing copycat attacks have closed their …

Rudolph quits South African cricket

South Africa news<p>Jacques Rudolph will no longer play professional cricket in South Africa after the left-handed batsman announced his decision to end …

Cricket

Why black South Africans are attacking foreign Africans but not foreign whites

The attacks on migrant shop owners in Durban this week reminds us the position of foreigner in South Africa is a complex one. After decades of isolation from the rest of the African continent, and the world, during apartheid, South Africa finally opened up to the rest of world in 1994.<p>Under …

African Cell Phone Use: Sub-Saharan Africa Sees Surge In Mobile Ownership, Study Finds

Cell phone ownership has recently surged in sub-Saharan Africa, transforming communication in areas where access to electricity and paved roads is …

Deaths in South Africa as mobs target foreigners | South Africa News

Violence against immigrants in South Africa has killed at least five people since last week in one of the worst outbreak of violence against foreigners in years.<p>Hundreds of migrants mostly from other African countries had been forced out of their homes, authorities told the Associated Press news …

South Africa xenophobia: Deadly anti-foreigner riots in Durban explained

At least five people have been killed in a surge of xenophobic attacks in South Africa on 14 April, where locals have been targeting foreigners - …

Virgin Group will retain a 20% stake in the fitness chain, which will continue under the Virgin Active banner<p>Sir Richard Branson will bank £230m from the sale of Virgin Group’s stake in the fitness chain Virgin Active, in the latest multi-million pound windfall for his business empire.<p>The Virgin …

South Africa

Unexpected places in South Africa where you can get mobile broadband

Over the last decade Vodacom and MTN have grown their mobile broadband networks to cover large parts of South Africa.<p>In February Vodacom announced …

South Africans march against attacks on foreigners

Thousands of people have attended a march in South Africa's coastal city of Durban in solidarity with the country's foreign nationals.<p>The march on Thursday, which included religious leaders and concerned citizens, comes after weeks of attacks against foreign nationals in which at least five people …

South Africa Xenophobia: Locals fear political leaders behind latest outburst

South Africa is caught in the midst of another wave of xenophobic violence, as tensions between citizens and foreigners escalate dangerously.<p>In a …

South Africa’s ruling party condemns deadly attacks on immigrants

South Africa's ruling African National Congress party on Wednesday condemned a wave of attacks against immigrant shopkeepers that has left at least six people dead and exposed sharp social tensions in the country.<p>The spate of attacks has targeted shops and homes owned by Somalis, Ethiopians, …

When Microsoft becomes the soul of a Google machine

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: HTC<p>Windows has dominated the laptop market for decades. Android, on the other hand, has dominated the smartphone …