South African government announced that preparations for the funeral of former president Nelson Mandela are in full swing. Mandela's body is being prepared by the Military Health Service of the South African National Defense Force to lie in state at the Union Buildings.Works are also underway at various venues such as the Union Buildings in Pretoria, FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, Mthatha and Qunu in the Eastern Cape, and at ports of entry to prepare for the events related to the State Funeral.
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Thursday 19 September 2013
The boss of online fashion retailer Asos today said the business can keep hitting double-digit growth for several more years.
Sunday 08 September 2013
Great Britain and Ireland’s hopes of retaining the Walker Cup were ended last night in Southampton, New York, as the United States wrapped up victory.
Tuesday 03 September 2013
A New York marijuana grower has died after driving into his own booby trap.
Friday 30 August 2013
Thursday 29 August 2013
Olympic champion Helen Glover and team-mate Polly Swann have eased into to the women's pair final at the World Championships at Chungju, South Korea.
Thursday 29 August 2013
The US economy grew at a rate of 2.5 per cent between April and June, the Commerce Department said today, revising its estimate for growth in the second quarter on the back of a surge in exports.
Wednesday 21 August 2013
Linda Hudson, who made history as the first female boss of a major US defence contractor, is set to retire from BAE Systems.
Saturday 17 August 2013
The steelwork group that crashed into the red when it overspent on its contract for the “Cheesegrater” skyscraper in London says its can seen light at the end of the tunnel.
Thursday 15 August 2013
If you see Al Lubel you'll never forget his name. That's because the middle-aged New Yorker spends much of his mostly captivating hour playing with the sound of it - though not quite as much time as he spends describing how his over-protective Jewish mother smothered him.
Tuesday 13 August 2013
President Robert Mugabe said today that his party had won “a resounding mandate” from voters to complete a sweeping “black empowerment” programme, taking over foreign and white-owned assets.
Monday 12 August 2013
America’s top law enforcement official has announced significant changes to the Obama administration’s approach to drug enforcement, in a bid to curb the overcrowding of the nation’s prisons.
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