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Durban may be unable to host 2022 Commonwealth Games: SA Minister

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Durban may not be able to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games due to the cost of staging the event, South Africa’s Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said on Tuesday.<p>South African officials said in December that they remained “fully committed” to hosting the event despite falling …

South Africa

Who is Theresa May: A profile of UK's new prime minister

<b>Theresa May is the new Conservative Party leader and second female prime minister, taking charge of the UK at one of the most turbulent times in recent political history.</b><p>The 59-year-old home secretary's carefully cultivated image of political dependability and unflappability appears to have made …

United Kingdom

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100 things we didn't know last year

<b>Interesting and unexpected facts from daily news stories are picked out by the Magazine for its weekly feature, 10 things we didn't know last week. Here's a selection of 2015's best.</b><p><b>1. It costs £300</b> to operate on a constipated goldfish.<p><b>2. Traditionally, police horses</b> in England's Thames Valley …

Alex Salmond

Fifth Harmony - Worth It ft. Kid Ink

Fifth Harmony

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom – review

A diligent biopic of Nelson Mandela is lifted by a beautifully supple performance from Idris Elba<p>Nelson Mandela died quietly at his home in Johannesburg on the evening of 5 December, just as the dignitaries were gathering for the royal premiere of Justin Chadwick's epic account of his extraordinary …

Nelson Mandela in Pictures

Big pharma on board for Africa mission

Simon Bush of Sightsavers has dedicated his career to eradicating diseases such as river blindness<p>Tue, May 7, 2013, 01:00 Updated: Tue, May 7, 2013, …

Pope's foot-wash a final straw for traditionalists

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has won over many hearts and minds with his simple style and focus on serving the world's poorest, but he has devastated traditionalist Catholics who adored his predecessor, Benedict XVI, for restoring much of the traditional pomp to the papacy.<p>Francis' decision to …