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Israel halts Mid East peace talks

iAfrica.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Israel said on Thursday it was halting peace talks with the Palestinians following their unity deal with Hamas, as the faltering US-backed process approached its deadline.

Ukraine Crisis Escalation May Further Cool Russia-US Ties – Russian UN Envoy

RIA Novosti - ‎36 minutes ago‎
MOSCOW, April 25 (RIA Novosti) - The escalation of the crisis in Ukraine could lead to a further cooling of relations between Russia and the United States, the Russian ambassador to the UN has said.

Baseball, smokeless tobacco share long, unhealthy history

Community Voice - ‎32 minutes ago‎
The joy of baseball and the annual spring baseball renewal is an American tradition. Hope is eternal for every team at the beginning of the season.

No to double-speak on indigenisation

NewsDay - ‎4 hours ago‎
REPORTS that President Robert Mugabe and his Cabinet ministers continue to give conflicting signals on the country's indigenisation law are very regrettable as this could be the root cause of our economic woes.

MERS not yet a major concern, government says

Jakarta Post - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Religious Affairs Ministry says it will be business as usual for Indonesians who wish to go on the haj or umrah (minor haj) this year despite reports of a rising death toll from the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in Saudi Arabia, including a ...

Tsvangirai extends begging bowl

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
THE financial challenges facing the crisis-ridden Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai (MDC-T) continue to mount amid indications Tsvangirai is seeking funding from Botswana, Gabon and Ivory Coast.

Boy's Death Triggers Outrage Against Police

AllAfrica.com - ‎19 minutes ago‎
There was palpable public anger against the police at the burial of Tanatswa Neil Mutyora (4) at Granville Cemetery in Harare yesterday.

Liquid Telecom Partners 2014 Zimbabwe Open

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Liquid Telecom Zimbabwe were the official communications partner at the recently held 2014 Golden Pilsner Zimbabwe Open held at the Royal Harare Golf Club from 10 -13 April 2014.

Remove Nyanya Military Checkpoint Now! (I)

AllAfrica.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
After members of my household finished mourning the tragedy that befell the nation on Monday April 14 with the Boko Haram bomb blast at the Nyanya Mass Transit Park, I turned to my wife and made one prophecy.

Cosatu infighting has affected ANC election campaign

BDlive - ‎1 hour ago‎
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma was found "guilty" on "moral" and not legal grounds, raising questions about whether there was a "preconceived idea" that he be guilty "regardless of the facts", African National Congress (ANC) head of elections Malusi Gigaba said ...

AKUFO-ADDO FIRES BATURE'S AL HAJJ … says media work is not about ...

The Statesman Online - ‎21 minutes ago‎
The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has debunked and categorically denied, once again, a story published by the Al Hajj newspaper, edited by Alhaji Bature, a kingpin of the ruling National Democratic ...

Kalonzo snaps at journalist over his tribe

The Star - ‎12 minutes ago‎
DISMISS: Senate minority leader Moses Wetangula with Kalonzo Musyoka at the Cord press conference in Serena yesterday. CORD co-principal and former Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka yesterday refused to answer a question from a journalist on ...

South Sudan president replaces army chief

The Daily Star - ‎10 hours ago‎
JUBA: South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has sacked his army chief, a military spokesman said, replacing him with a loyalist from his own ethnic group as the country's four-month conflict shows signs of being increasingly fought along tribal lines.

Congo train crash: Over 60 killed, 80 injured

RT - ‎Apr 23, 2014‎
At least 63 people were killed and 80 seriously injured when a train exceeding the speed limit derailed going round a bend in Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday, a local minister said.

Army gets US$40m in diamond revenues

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎10 minutes ago‎
THE Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA)-owned Glass Finish Investments Pvt Ltd has reportedly received US$40 million to date in management fees in diamond mining concern Anjin despite not paying a cent for the stake, the Zimbabwe Independent has learnt.

Old Mutual approves share buy-back

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎4 hours ago‎
Old Mutual Zimbabwe Limited shareholders this week approved a share buyback meant to facilitate the eventual disposal of shares to indigenous Zimbabweans in line with the company's compliance to the indigenisation policy.

Local tycoon sues AfrAsia for US$79m

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎23 minutes ago‎
AFRASIA Bank, formerly Kingdom Bank, has been sued for about US$79 million by local tycoon Zachary Wazara and his firm Spiritage Zimbabwe Limited for allegedly breaching its obligations in Valley Technologies (Private) Limited, a liquidated telecoms ...

WhatsApp popularity continues to grow, hits 500 million active users!

Live Punjab - ‎5 hours ago‎
The popularity of the cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp continues to grow in leaps and bounds with the latest revelation that its user base has crossed the 500 million mark.

The next Ubuntu: 14.10 will be named Utopic Unicorn

Geek
16 hours ago
Written by
James Plafke
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Trusty Tahr, released about a week ago. Rather than mind-blowing, brand new must-have features, Canonical's latest operating system brought stability more than anything else.

Google Plus chief Vivek 'Vic' Gundotra quits Google

IBNLive - ‎52 minutes ago‎
San Francisco: Google's top social networking executive is leaving the Internet company after a nearly eight-year stint highlighted by an audacious challenge to Facebook.

Tuku to visit flood victims

NewsDay - ‎4 hours ago‎
SUPERSTAR Oliver Mtukudzi will on Wednesday lead an entourage of artistes in a tour of Chingwizi transit camp where victims of the Tokwe-Mukorsi floods are living.

I'm Off - Kaindu Dumps Bosso for Chipolopolo Role

AllAfrica.com - ‎Apr 24, 2014‎
AFTER months of speculation over his future at Highlanders coach Kelvin Kaindu looks set to soon dump the Bulawayo giants and take up a national team coaching job in his native Zambia.

Warriors suffer Musona blow

Zimbabwe Independent - ‎5 minutes ago‎
The Warriors 2015 Afcon campaign has suffered a major blow before it has even started with striker Knowledge Musona out for at least a month depending on the extent of his ligament injury.

Obama impressed by Honda's Asimo, high-tech robots at Miraikan

The Japan Daily Press - ‎4 hours ago‎
US President Barack Obama's state visit to Japan was not all serious business, as he took time to get a demonstration of the country's high-tech capabilities.

No, We're Not All Gonna Die From An Asteroid

TIME - ‎Apr 23, 2014‎
Bullseye: A hole left in a frozen lake in Chelyabinsk, thought to have been punched out by a fragment of the meteor that struck in 2013.

NASA tracks runaway iceberg

Herald Sun - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Video; Image. Massive iceberg breaks free 1:26. Play video. http://cdn.newsapi.com.au/image/v1/. An iceberg named B31 has broken away from an Antarctic glacier.

ExxonMobil Marks World Malaria Day With $10 Million in New Grants

Wall Street Journal - ‎29 minutes ago‎
ExxonMobil marked World Malaria Day today by participating in events across Africa and announcing more than $10 million in new grants to support lifesaving programs across Africa and in the Pacific Rim, where the disease is a major threat to health and ...

FDA approves DNA alternative to Pap smear

The Spokesman Review - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Some public health advocates warn that approving the test could lead to confusion, higher costs and overtreatment. WASHINGTON - Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as a first-choice screening option for cervical cancer.

Boosting coffee intake 'may reduce diabetes risk'

WebMD.Boots.com
35 minutes ago
Written by
Peter Russell
25th April 2014 - Increasing the amount of coffee people drink is associated with a reduced risk of developing diabetes, a study suggests.

Measles cases now on new high record level in the U.S.

The Westside Story - ‎1 hour ago‎
Measles cases are on the rise in the U.S. and the health authorities are encouraging vaccinations. Doctors haven't seen any cases of measles of late have been reminded to isolate the measles patients.
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