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February 23, 2018 3:00 PM UDC: From umbrella model to merger

It is for this reason that there are some within the coalition who are willing to bite the bullet and lobby for fundamental change of approach to ensure a lasting solution to the current conflict ridden arrangement. They will be calling for the UDC to take a bold step and deliver a truly united opposition in the form of a merger of all opposition parties 124

February 16, 2018 3:00 PM Crosbie part of strong field for Malotwane race

A challenge track awaits the riders, and Crosbie said he is excited to be back. “I am looking forward to the race especially that it rained. I am also going to be wearing the colours of my new sponsors Peak Yamaha, NS Race Team, USN Botswana and De Vrye Transport,” he said. Crosbie said he is still at recovery stage and will make sure his body retains 176

November 2, 2017 2:56 AM Aguero breaks Man City record in thrilling win at Napoli

The Argentine struck his historic 178th goal for City in the 69th minute to help settle a magnificent contest between the English and Italian league leaders. LONDON - Manchester City’s all-conquering season reached new peaks as Sergio Aguero became the club’s all-time top scorer with a decisive goal in a thrilling 4-2 victory at Napoli that put them into the Champions 407

October 30, 2017 1:47 AM Ferrari FXX-K Evo Is Maranello’s Latest Winged Beast

The ultimate pursuit of speed should never be limited by a lack of downforce to keep a car on the road. Ferrari wanted to prove this point so they went ahead and created the Evo version of their LaFerrari-based FXX-K track car – a purpose-built racer that wasn’t even slow to begin with. The result? More wings, less weight and enough aerodynamic aids to rival 141

October 29, 2017 8:08 PM Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA – Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday. Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona 155

October 28, 2017 9:46 AM The Lack Of Women Leaders Is A National Emergency

Men run everything, and it's enough already. Want to stop sexual harassment? Fix this now. There have been so many horrifying stories about male predatory behavior since the Harvey Weinstein story broke earlier this month, but one quote has truly stood out. In a damning memo about her boss, a Weinstein Co. employee named Lauren O’Connor neatly explained 176

October 27, 2017 3:03 AM Being Bing: Microsoft’s overlooked AI tool

Microsoft’s Bing search engine has long been a punch line in the tech industry, an also-ran that never came close to challenging Google’s dominant position. But Microsoft could still have the last laugh since its service has helped lay the groundwork for its burgeoning artificial intelligence effort, which is helping keep the company competitive as it builds 120

October 26, 2017 8:39 PM Microsoft’s plan to become a major cloud competitor is working

Microsoft hit a new milestone in its cloud services business this quarter: it’s now able to project over $20 billion in annual revenue. While that may seem like a big but arbitrary milestone, it’s an important one for Microsoft. In 2015, a year after being named the company’s CEO, Satya Nadella said he wanted Microsoft to hit that target sometime in 2018 — a big jump up from the $6.3 billion 132

October 26, 2017 1:02 PM Man flies over South Africa in a chair tied to helium balloons

It was like a scene from a movie, a man floating thousands of feet above the ground on a lawn chair. The British man flew over Johannesburg using a chair attached to 100 helium balloons. Tom Morgan flew 15.5 miles across South Africa last week, reaching heights of up to 8,000 feet. An adventure he had been planning for months. It's going to be a three-day 160

October 25, 2017 9:05 AM Man flies over Johannesburg on camp chair held up by 100 helium balloons

OK, it’s not a house – but Tom Morgan’s experiment was pretty impressive nonetheless. The adventurer ended up 2 000 kilometres in the air while sitting on a camping chair! Tom, who is originally from Bristol in England and runs a company called The Adventurists, recently went to Botswana with plans to set up the first-ever competitive helium balloon 115