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EU to consider expansion of defence industry

By Gabriela Baczynska and Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's commissioner for industry will propose later this month that EU states issue joint...

EU leaders seek elusive ‘road map’ after BREXIT shock

By Tatiana Jancarikova and Jason Hovet BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Reeling from Britain's decision to leave, the European Union's remaining 27 states met on Friday to...

Assange arrest warrant still stands

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A Swedish appeals court decided to uphold the arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on Friday, prolonging the six year...

Cyclone Sandy lashes US

Hurricane-turned-superstorm Sandy on Monday flooded streets, leaving many parts of New York City in darkness, affecting airports, subways, and even hospitals. Runways at the Laguardian...

UN Taskforce says more must be done to protect young girls

The United Nations High Level Taskforce on women, girls, gender equality and HIV for Eastern and Southern Africa has called for accelerated effort in...

SA’s membership of BRICS influences economic breaks

South Africa's membership of BRICS has contributed to further leveraging economic opportunities for the country's own development agenda as well as that of the...

SA’s ambassador to Oman returns to post pending probe

South Africa's Ambassador to Oman, Yusuf Saloojee, is at his posting in Muscat, Oman, temporarily, pending the finalisation of an on-going investigation, says the...

SA reiterates call for peace in Mali

The South Africa government has reiterated its call for all role players in Mali to double their efforts to ensure that peace prevails in...

Business to benefit from ambassadorial visit

The Ambassador of Iraq to South Africa, Dr. Hisham Al-Alawi visited the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber (NMBBC) yesterday as part of a tour...

SA to learn from Brazil prisons

Brazil has committed to forging closer ties with South Africa on correctional matters, and a high-level technical team has been invited to Brasilia to...


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