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Lammie The Elephant

Experts Plead With Jo’burg Zoo To Release Lammie The Elephant

By Melissa ReitzWhile Lammie the elephant languishes alone since the recent death of her partner, Kinkel, elephant experts are calling for her release from Johannesburg Zoo to a sanctuary, saying the captive elephant’s overall...
Cerebral Palsy In Babies

Birth Injury Claims: The Shocking Truth About Cerebral Palsy In Babies

Cerebral palsy is the single largest cause of disability in children worldwide. In South Africa, a crumbling public health care sector, characterised by under-trained and under-resourced doctors and nurses, is driving up the prevalence...
The SANParks Honorary Rangers

Invitation To 4 X4 Enthusiasts To A Road Less Travelled In The Garden Route...

The SANParks Honorary Rangers, Wilderness Region, are calling 4X4 enthusiasts to the “Road Less Travelled Off-Road Experience” in the Garden Route National Park on the 06- 07th October 2018. Last year the event attracted...
University of Johannesburg

UJ Women’s Football Team On A Mission

The University of Johannesburg women’s team plan to continue an impressive run of results in student competitions when they mount a challenge for the Varsity Football title this week.In July the team won the...
Sitting All Day

Sitting All Day Is Killing Us. Can ‘Dynamic Sitting’ Help?

It’s been called the new cancer and it’s killing us. Sitting all day hunched forward looking at a screen causes a laundry list of horrific health problems from heart and brain damage to back,...
The US Open umpire

Kyrgios ‘Pep Talk’ Umpire Suspended

The US Open umpire criticised for giving Australia's Nick Kyrgios a pep talk has been hit with a two-week suspension, reports said Tuesday.Swedish official Mohamed Lahyani triggered controversy last month after coming down from...
DA Leader Mmusi Maimane.

DA Expected To Announce WC Premier Candidate

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is expected to make the last of its premier candidate announcements on Wednesday morning, after party leader Mmusi Maimane officially pulled out of the race for the Western Cape on Tuesday.Maimane’s nomination, said to...

China’s ‘Maradona’: The ‘Soccer Nut’ Still Going Strong At 63

Friends call him "Maradona" and Chinese media have dubbed him "Soccer Nut" -- Zhao Chongshan is 63 but he still plays football three times a week and has no plan to hang up his...
Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto

Japanese MMA Star Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto Dies At 41

Tributes flowed Wednesday for charismatic Japanese mixed martial artist Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto, who died at age 41, three weeks after announcing a battle with cancer.Born to a family of wrestlers and martial artists, the...

Super Sub Firmino Hands Liverpool Flying Champions League Start Over PSG

Liverpool left it late but showed Paris Saint-Germain have plenty of work to do if they are to challenge for a first-ever Champions League title as Roberto Firmino struck a stoppage time winner in...

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