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Typhoon Megi: Search for missing after China landslides

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
At least 32 people are missing in China's eastern Zhejiang province after heavy rains triggered two landslides. In Sucun village in Suichang county, several homes were swept away, leaving 26 people missing, reported state media.
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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down by Russian missile: Dutch probe

CTV News - ‎7 hours ago‎
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands -- Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down in 2014 by a Buk missile that was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia.
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Samsung says in talks with US watchdog on washing machine safety issues

Daily Mail - ‎42 minutes ago‎
SEOUL, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics, which is already reeling from a global recall of its Note 7 smartphones, said on Thursday it is in talks with a U.S.
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Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's future

Daily Mail - ‎26 minutes ago‎
If the future is an array of possibilities ranging from catastrophic to divine, Elon Musk is working to increase the probability of good things happening.

Kalaba to represent Preisident Lungu at Botswana's 50th Independence celebrations

Lusaka Times - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba Minister of Foreign Affairs Harry Kalaba is expected in Gaborone ,Botswana tomorrow to attend the 50th Independence celebrations of that country.

Botswana: BoB Governor Retires

AllAfrica.com - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Gaborone - The Governor of Bank of Botswana, Ms Linah Mohohlo is to retire from public service on October 20. A press release from the central bank states that Ms Mohohlo was appointed the governor by the President in 1999.
Botswana marks 50 years of independence

SA tribe forked out R40m to support Botswana chief

Independent Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
Rustenburg - The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela in Moruleng outside Rustenburg paid a total of R40 million to their Botswana chapter, the Maluleke Commission heard on Wednesday.
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UJ condemns attacks on students & media by private security

Eyewitness News - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Late last night, the Fees Must Fall protest turned violent with clashes between students and security guards. University of Johannesburg students raise their hands in front of a riot police line while blocking a motorway during clashes on September 28 ...
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US Sanctions Congolese High-level Officials

Voice of America - ‎7 hours ago‎
FILE - Former Kinshasa police chief, John Numbi, (C) walks into court,Jan. 27, 2011. Numbi was one of eight police officers accused of the death of a human rights activist in January 2010.
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ANC cracks whip on SABC

Independent Online - ‎42 minutes ago‎
THE ANC in Parliament has come out guns blazing against the SABC, calling for the public broadcaster to immediately fire Hlaudi Motsoeneng.
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Ajimobi stops funding of tertiary institutions in Oyo

Vanguard - ‎5 hours ago‎
Ibadan—GOVERNOR Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has stopped government subventions to all seven tertiary institutions in the state including the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso which is jointly owned by the state and Osun.
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Obama, Bill Clinton to attend Peres funeral

CNN - ‎7 hours ago‎
Tel Aviv, Israel (CNN) Tributes and condolences poured in Wednesday following the death of Israeli statesman Shimon Peres. President Barack Obama will lead the US delegation to Israel for Friday's funeral, according to the White House.
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'It was horrific': How Zimbabwe's upheaval pushed this white farming family too far

The Globe and Mail - ‎5 hours ago‎
Mark McKinnon, his wife and three sons are staying with Mr. McKinnon's aunt in Stouffville, Ont., after leaving Zimbabwe. Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail.
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Google, Facebook, Amazon join forces on future of AI

BBC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
The world's biggest technology companies are joining forces to consider the future of artificial intelligence. Amazon, Google's DeepMind, Facebook, IBM and Microsoft will work together on issues such as privacy, safety and the collaboration between ...
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First Click: DJI helps China pivot from global copycat to tech innovator

The Verge - ‎17 hours ago‎
"In early 2012, DJI released the Flamewheel, its first drone frame. The unit was meant for serious hobbyists, and came as a bare piece of metal to which you could add your choice of parts.
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YouTube Go to end suffering from buffering

Irish Times - ‎32 minutes ago‎
The YouTube team at Google is building upon the existing ability to download video for offline viewing - currently available for those viewing content in India, Indonesia and the Philippines.
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Disney and Jon Favreau Are Remaking The Lion King

E! Online - ‎13 hours ago‎
The Lion King is returning to theaters—albeit, not the same one audiences fell in love with 22 years ago. The Walt Disney Company announced Wednesday that it has tapped Jon Favreau for a reimagining of its 1994 animated blockbuster.
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Woman is selling virginity online to fund studying abroad - and it comes with a hefty price tag

Mirror.co.uk - ‎18 hours ago‎
An escort website is auctioning off a young woman's virginity so she can afford to go to university abroad. The advert shows photos of 20-year-old Ariana, who says she is selling her body so she can study medicine in another country.
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Across China: China observes 2567th anniversary of Confucius' birth

Xinhua - ‎16 hours ago‎
JINAN, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- A grand ceremony was held in Qufu City, hometown of Confucius, in east China's Shandong Province on Wednesday to celebrate the 2,567th anniversary of the birth of ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius.
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Take Action This World Heart Day

Edmonton Journal - ‎34 minutes ago‎
GENEVA, Sept. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - This World Heart Day (29 September 2016), the World Heart Federation (WHF) is urging people around the globe to use the power of information to transform the 1 in 10 lives that are being cut short prematurely as a direct ...
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3-Parent baby troubles doctors

Boston Herald - ‎49 minutes ago‎
A baby with three genetic parents is the first-ever born using a breakthrough technique that would protect infants from hereditary diseases - but local doctors warn there are too many unknowns and any glitches could cause health defects in several ...
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