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Central African Republic on the “brink” of genocide – Desmond Tutu

The Central African Republic (CAR) is on the brink of genocide and the power now lies with its citizens to end the political turmoil, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said on Sunday. more ...

SA climbers safe after Everest avalanche

South African climbers were safe following an avalanche on Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain, which left at least 13 Nepalese mountain guides dead. more ...

Rodriguez crashes out of Amstel Gold

Joaquim Rodriguez is a doubt for the rest of the Ardennes Classics campaign after crashing out of the Amstel Gold Race on Sunday. more ...

Dragon supply capsule reaches orbiting ISS

The unmanned Dragon capsule from the private US firm SpaceX successfully reached the International Space Station Sunday, its third trip carrying supplies and equipment to the orbiting lab. more ...

Europe’s mergers and acquisitions market heats up

Europe’s mergers and acquisitions market is rebounding after years in the doldrums, as improving market sentiment is prompting companies to spend cash built up during the financial crisis. more ...

Gunbattle in eastern Ukraine kills four

Three pro-Russian militants and one attacker were killed in a gunbattle near the volatile eastern Ukrainian town of Slavyansk early Sunday, a local leader told journalists. more ...

Disappointed Gavin Hunt rues missed chances

Despite extending their unbeaten run to six successive Premiership encounters, Bidvest Wits boss Gavin Hunt was left reeling after his side failed to put away their chances and were handed a serious blow to any chance of finishing runners-up in the league. more ...

Researchers use Twitter to predict crime

Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters — even before a crime has been committed. more ...