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October 25, 2017 1:37 PM Botswana: Gabane Fed-Up With Liquor Outlets

Gabane — Gabane residents have called for the review of liquor outlets operating in their village. Residents expressed this during a kgotla meeting addressed by Assistant Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Mr Biggie Butale on October 23. First to convey his displeasure over the number of liquor outlets was Kgosi Seeletso Pule who said business 75

October 20, 2017 4:55 PM Shooting stars to 'zip across the sky' as Earth moves through comet debris

The meteoroids from Halley's Comet will strike Earth's atmosphere resulting in them burning up in streaking flashes of light. Stargazers are hoping to see the meteor shower peak this weekend, with the Orionid meteors - which appear every year - producing around 20 meteors every hour. The meteoroids from Halley's Comet will strike Earth's atmosphere at a speed 77

October 19, 2017 10:48 AM Google honors the man who discovered the fate of dead stars

Doodle subject Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar showed us which stars become black holes. Chandra built on the ideas of his hero, Arthur Eddington, who famously said that if a star continued to collapse, "the force of gravitation would be so great that light would be unable to escape from it, the rays falling back to the star like a stone to the Earth." However 88

October 10, 2017 6:00 AM This Is What Happens When You Seek Professional Help For Your Mental Health

A guide to appointments, diagnosis and treatment. Seeking medical help if you’re concerned about your mental health is a positive step forward towards feeling happier and healthier, but going for that initial consultation can feel intimidating. While most of us are familiar with the process of seeing a doctor for a cough - after all, we attended those 127

October 9, 2017 3:40 PM Sparkling, slay Malkia storm to semis

The Kenya women volleyball team are through to the semi finals of the African Nations Championship after they secured a third successive win, beating Congo RD 3-0 on Monday evening in Yaoundé, Cameroon. The Malkia Strikers who are also the defending champions beat Congo by three straight sets to nil, scoring 25-17, 25-15 and 25-12 against the Congolese 381

October 5, 2017 4:00 AM Boerboel breeders conduct milestone appraisal

It was the second time the South African Boerboel Breeders Association(SABBS) sanctioned event is held in Gaborone, Botswana for local Boerboel breeders. “The introduction of the Linear Appraisal and Best Linear Unbiased Prediction(BLUP) classification system is designed to help breeders make informed decisions based on collected scientific data,” said Sello 88

October 4, 2017 2:33 PM Trio win chemistry Nobel for method to study molecules

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson honoured for devising way to create detailed images of molecules. A revolutionary technique dubbed cryo-electron microscopy, which has shed light on the Zika virus and an Alzheimer's enzyme, has earned scientists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson the Nobel Prize for chemistry 71

October 4, 2017 11:36 AM A cold, clear view of life wins chemistry Nobel

Major advances in the imaging of biomolecules—everything from the needles that bacteria use to attack cells to the structure of Zika virus—have garnered three scientists the 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry. The award goes to three pioneers of a technique called cryo-electron microscopy: Jacques Dubochet of the University of Lausanne in Switzerland, Joachim 105

October 3, 2017 2:33 PM Namibia: Chief Mamili Condemns Secessionists

Chinchimane — Thousands of Mafwe and Namibians from all walks of life on Sunday gathered at Chinchimane, the royal headquarters of Chief George Simasiku Mamili VII, to celebrate the Lusata cultural festival. At the annual cultural festival, Mamili condemned some of his subjects who are agitating for secession. Apart from the Mafwe community and government 84

October 3, 2017 11:15 AM They Proved Einstein Right; Now They've Won The 2017 Physics Nobel Prize

Nobel Committee for Physics members announce the 2017 Nobel Prize winners at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm. The laureates are, from left to right: Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne. Three colleagues, Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish, and Kip S. Thorne, have won the 2017 Nobel Prize in physics, for their contributions to work that led to the observation 92