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October 17, 2017 11:00 AM Volvo Cars' Polestar 1 is a discreet 600-hp hybrid supercoupe

Volvo's performance arm's first standalone model is a carbon-bodied ripper with industry-leading electric range. Volvo's revitalization efforts since it was purchased by China's Geely in 2010 have proven to be nothing short of remarkable. Its product-led transformation over the last few years has been both sweeping and convincing, yet few could have predicted 396

October 16, 2017 11:36 PM Spotlight: Scientists' dream comes true with detection of gravitational waves from merging neutron stars

Image made by Caltech and NASA shows the UV/IR/Radio discovery of neutron star merger in NGC 4993. Scientists announced Monday that they have for the first time detected the ripples in space and time known as gravitational waves as well as light from a spectacular collision of two neutron stars. (Xinhua/Robert Hurt of Caltech, Mansi Kasliwal of Caltech 104

October 16, 2017 3:28 PM The Movement of #MeToo

About 10 years ago, after I’d graduated college but when I was still waitressing full-time, I attended an empowerment seminar. It was the kind of nebulous weekend-long event sold as helping people discover their dreams and unburden themselves from past trauma through honesty exercises and the encouragement to “be present.” But there was one moment I’ve never 112

October 16, 2017 2:17 AM Former Naughty Dog Employee Comes Forward As A Victim Of Sexual Harassment

A former Naughty Dog employee, empowered by the strength of others from the TV and film industry who experienced the same thing, has come forward as a sexual harassment victim. Naughty Dog, the developer of video game franchises such as Uncharted and The Last of Us, has responded to the former employee's claims, further widening the spotlight on a shockingly 79

October 14, 2017 12:10 AM Who’s telling the truth :The Police or Davido?

The past few days have been rather tumultuous and unsettling for Nigerian hip hop singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido with three of his friends being turned up dead by the police after a night of a birthday drinking binge of one of them, identified as Tagbo Umeike. The night of October 3, 2017 was Tagbo’s birthday, which his friends, including 141

October 13, 2017 2:00 PM Young breast cancer survivors fight to be seen

Young breast cancer survivors fight to be seen A mother to a thriving 8-year-old, Bunt usually spends her days working in her family's legal headhunting firm and caring for her daughter. She has long brown hair, with no evidence of the toll of chemotherapy. And strangers don't know about the surgery scars that stretch over her chest and behind her right 123

October 13, 2017 4:00 AM 150 countries in Botswana for softball congress

The congress, to be held at the Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC), saw the WBSC executive committee and finance commission hold their first meetings. Each country has sent two delegates and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) chairperson, Jacob Sesinyi told Mmegi Sport yesterday that both baseball and softball will elect their leadership 92

October 12, 2017 9:44 PM International visitors spend R35bn in Jozi to shop, sleep, eat

Cape Town - Johannesburg is the city in Africa where international visitors tend to spend the most - a total of $2.56bn (about R35bn) in 2016, for instance. Most of the spending was on shopping, followed by accommodation and dining out, according to the Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index for 2016. The index ranks the world’s top 132 destination 146

October 12, 2017 3:03 PM On the outside, Paul seemed successful. Inside, he was battling clinical depression

Paul Thompson says anyone can recover from mental health issues with the right support Mental ill-health does not discriminate. Anyone can be affected at any time and it does not matter how old you are, what you look like, or how much money you have. Some one in four people will experience a mental health problem in any one year, and Paul Thompson, from Wellesbourne 108

October 12, 2017 8:55 AM Jeremiah to launch Christian clothing line

In an interview with Showbiz, Jeremiah stated that Grace Glitters is a Christian clothing line focusing mainly on clothing, footwear and headwear. The motive is to display the gift that she believes is God given, through the art of fashion. The launch is themed ‘A King (Influential) and a Priest (Spiritual) - the best of both’. She said that the whole 94