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Officials have turned down a request from the commun-ity of Nitshill to name a new street after Sergeant John Meikle, who was awarded the Victoria Cross for his heroism during the First World War.
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Pastor Ignatius Wentzel, 52, pastor of From the Heart Church Ministries, 1266 Putnam-Howe Drive, Belpre, did not follow the traditional path to becoming a pastor in the United States.
5 hrs ago | Coast Reporter
Black History month was launched locally with an evening event at the Sunshine Coast Museum and Archives last Wednesday, Feb. 26. When manager Kimiko Hawkes saw a YouTube video of two Coast performers giving TED talks, she was amazed at their abilities.
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Chelsea Handler is one of those comedians who believes she's much funnier than she actually is.
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Mar. 7, 2014 - The 15th Annual Academy Viewing Gala benefiting Children Uniting Nations was a huge success, thanks to celebrities and sponsors who came on board to support this charity.
12 hrs ago | MLive.com
Fifth- and sixth-graders from Scott Elementary underwent a miraculous transformation Thursday, March 6, 2014.
15 hrs ago | BBC News
The Disney project will be a take on the classic children's film using a mix of live action and special effects.
19 hrs ago | National Geographic
Russia's President Vladimir Putin chairs a government meeting in his Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow on March 5, 2014.
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The quality of the DA's politics was deteriorating - demonstrated by a growing trend to personalise matters and deal in insults, KwaZulu-Natal premier Senzo Mchunu charged on Thursday.
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According to Students for Justice in Palestine President Leila Shebaro , "a two-state solution" to the Israeli-Palestinian question "is not generally accepted by members of the SJP" [The Hoya, "Israeli Apartheid: More Than a Metaphor," A3, Feb. 25, 2014].
There is a scene in the movie Invictus where the late Nelson Mandela, brilliantly portrayed by Morgan Freeman, asks Francois Pienaar, captain of the Springboks, the national rugby team, "What is your philosophy on leadership? How do you inspire your team to do their best?" A nervous Pienaar, played by Matt Damon, cautiously replies, "By example, I ... (more)
Former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland will spend spring quarter at Stanford as this year's Mimi and Peter E. Haas Distinguished Visitor.
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has lambasted those who booed Zuma when he walked onto the pitch at FNB Stadium, adding that Zuma is a 'tsunami'.
A new study recommends scratching the Statue of Liberty or the UK's Tower of London off your travel list in 4014.
The South African Mint Company has launched a limited edition coin set, the first in a series of coins dubbed "Life of a Legend" that will be issued over the next 12 years in honour of the life and work of Nelson Mandela.
In a career that spans more than 50 years, South Africa's Ladysmith Black Mambazo has garnered multiple Grammy awards and critical acclaim, but it is spreading the message of peace and positivity that has kept them going all these years, said Albert Mazibuko.
Gauteng regional commissioner Zacharia Modise said on Wednesday: "There are three types of people who get into the facility daily: prisoners going to court, officials and visitors.