Corey Knowlton has been identified as the winner of the Dallas Safari Club sponsored auction on Saturday and said he 'deeply cares' about animals
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Thursday 29 December 2011
Once you make it your primary aim to refute the existence of God, you miss what's really fundamental
Friday 09 December 2011
Kalahari Minerals, the AIM-listed, Namibia-focused uranium, gold and copper producer has agreed to be taken over by China Guangdong Nuclear Power Corp (CGNPC) for £632m.
Saturday 13 August 2011
Leo Cullen has demanded Ireland raise their intensity when they return to the setting for their disastrous 2007 World Cup.
Wednesday 27 July 2011
Today is not the first time Richard Hannon has reckoned he might have a shot at ending Frankel's perfect record. The champion trainer took him on at Newbury in April, and was mystified to see Strong Suit fold so tamely. A wind operation since, however, has permitted the chestnut to show his true colours – and a dashing success on the first day of the meeting here yesterday ensured that Richard Hughes, in particular, will be full of confidence when he meets Frankel this afternoon.
General Magnus Malan: Feared and notorious politician who waged a dirty war against the enemies of apartheid
Wednesday 20 July 2011
The death of Magnus Malan marks the passing of one of the most powerful and notorious leaders of the apartheid era. To his enemies, he was a figure of fear and hatred – one of the monsters of an evil system; to his colleagues and subordinates he was a figure of awe – the general who reorganised the military and then reorganised the country along military lines.
Saturday 18 June 2011
Well, at least the weather was authentically British.
Monday 30 May 2011
Monday 16 May 2011
Saturday 19 March 2011
Russell Vinjevold, our guide, broke into the soppiest of smiles. "Will you just look at that little chap!" To many bush-hardened southern Africans, a baby elephant sheltering under its mother's belly is not necessarily something to get gooey about. After all, many parts of Africa have more elephants than they can handle, and tiny, shy, week-old babies with improbably delicate-looking trunks soon grow into tree-wreckers.
Tuesday 22 February 2011
Preview an innovative piece of dance theatre, Desert Crossings, opening at The Place, Robin Howard Dance Theatre, in March, choreographed by Gregory Maqoma and inspired by Namibia's Skeleton Coast.
Saturday 19 February 2011
Saturday 05 February 2011
Destination of the week: Namibia
Saturday 27 November 2010
A 15kg walking artichoke? A metre-long ant-eating pine cone? Even though the pangolin is fairly widespread in savannah woodland right across sub-Saharan Africa, it's hard to describe in animal terms. For a start, this bizarre mammal is the only warm-blooded creature on the planet that is completely covered in scales.
Saturday 20 November 2010
A laptop bag containing a detonator and clock found at Namibia's main airport during loading of a flight to Munich was only a security test device, German officials said yesterday, not a bomb as initially feared.
Friday 19 November 2010
A package containing a detonator, batteries and a ticking clock was found in a suitcase checked on to a flight from Windhoek to Germany.
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