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April 20, 2018 2:00 PM Makwala, Montsho, Thebe take home P600,000

The 400m runners won gold in their individual races, which earned them a cool P100, 000 from the government’s athlete incentive scheme. Baboloki Thebe was the second highest earner after Makwala, pocketing P220, 000. Makwala received a further P100,000 after anchoring the men’s 4x400m relay to gold, and another P50,000 from Debswana for his gold in the 400m. Debswana 179

April 11, 2018 12:28 PM Montsho stages golden comeback

Montsho became the first Botswana athlete to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi in 2010, but had a forgettable tournament four years later in Glasgow where she tested positive for a banned substance. With many writing her chances off, Montsho bounced back spectacularly on Wednesday afternoon before a crowd of 35,000 cheering spectators 159

February 26, 2018 1:50 PM P1 Million Prize Money For Diacore Marathon

Last year the prize money was P25, 000 each for both men and women. The race spokesperson, Thabo Makgato said they have set time that the athletes have to beat in order to win the P1 million. “The time that has been set is 2:08:00. It applies to both men and women. Anyone who beats that time wins the P1 million,” he said. Makgato said they have set the standard 145

January 16, 2018 11:00 AM Tau抯 Popcorns single gains popularity

‘Popcorns’ is Tau’s first official single that was launched last December for the festive season. The artist told Showbiz that Popcorns was a glimpse of the life of a single Christian woman waiting on the Lord. “It is about my hopes, faith and flaws. It’s a truthful insight into life,” she said. “It’s been four years and I am still single. Waiting… for Cherubim 191

November 15, 2017 4:00 AM Lack of funds hinder fencing growth

The association would be hosting an awards ceremony on December 2, which was last held 15 years ago. The association will also host the national championships on the same day. The national championships are expected to bring the house down with athletes vying for positions in the national teams. The most interesting is the juniors category where a team that will represent 332

November 2, 2017 4:00 PM New great ape species found, sparking fears for its survival

Researchers have identified a new species of orangutan in an isolated forest on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Fewer than 800 individuals remain, and the construction of a dam and road threaten the prime habitat of the ape, which is distinguished from its cousins by, among other things, frizzier hair and a taste for caterpillars. "As a scientist 598

November 2, 2017 10:42 AM Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite bring Xiaomi into the selfie game, but Y?

Xiaomi announced a new India-exclusive selfie focused smartphone series with the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite. This adds to the already existing Redmi lineup of affordable smartphones including the Redmi Note 4, Redmi 4A and the Redmi 4. These phones are aimed to offer a value for money package with minimal compromises on the hardware, battery and design 449

November 2, 2017 9:25 AM Xiaomi Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite, Xiaomi's first self-focused smartphones have been launched in India as part of the company's new selfie-focussed series. The company says the Redmi Y series is targetted at the youth of the nation. The biggest highlight of the Redmi Y1 is its 16-megapixel front camera, complete with a LED selfie light. Alongside the phones 390

October 30, 2017 12:35 AM Rubik's Cuber Shocks Room By Breaking Famed World Record

It was the first round of the day when the South Korean cuber suddenly became a hero. Last year it was 4.73 seconds. Last month it was 4.69 seconds. But as of this week the newest king of the Rubik's Cube world, SeungBeom Cho, twiddled his fingers to the fastest ever recorded solve in 4.59 seconds. The half-filled room moves around Cho as he solves the cube. But once he completes 397

October 29, 2017 1:12 AM Xbox One will save your console's settings in the cloud

It's also the formal launch of game gifting. This also marks the formal launch of game gifting. If you're eager to treat someone, you can buy "most" digital Xbox One games, permanent add-ons (such as mission packs and characters), Xbox Live Gold or Xbox Game Pass as a gift. You just need to know their email address or Gamertag. Other improvements? The home screen 145