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October 2, 2017 4:00 AM From Kalafatis to military haircuts: Galebotswe reflects (Part I)

Lieutenant General Gaolathe Galebotswe is just now settling into civilian life following his retirement as BDF commander last September, after 32 years in the military. The period of relative calm provides him an opportunity to reflect on his career at the helm of the army and some of the issues that grabbed the headlines. Galebotswe served as the BDF commander 110

September 30, 2017 3:19 PM Mauricio Pochettino thrilled Tottenham's dominant win at Huddersfield

Mauricio Pochettino praised his players after Tottenham thrashed Huddersfield 4-0 just days after their midweek Champions League exploits. After a hat-trick from Harry Kane sealed a 3-0 win at APOEL Nicosia on Tuesday, Spurs produced a similarly dominant display as Premier League new-boys Huddersfield were put to the sword. The performance secured a club-record 85

September 29, 2017 9:41 AM Aramco listing reshapes Saudi Arabia's OPEC oil policy

DUBAI/LONDON - Saudi Arabia's plans to float state oil titan Aramco are prompting the country to think the unthinkable. Late last year, Saudi Arabia tried to get fellow oil producers around the world to agree to reduce production. Before an OPEC meeting in Vienna in November, Saudi officials were armed with an unprecedented bargaining chip: if there 149

September 28, 2017 10:58 PM Trump playing Hitler incarnate

The 2017 United Nations General Assembly has come and gone, but not without leaving a bad after taste. President Trump proved the chief clown in a world of political circus, where he thinks America is the only country with a right to live large and have all weaponry; where America plays big brother. Clowns and fools are dangerously unpredictable, for one never 122

September 28, 2017 4:00 AM Drug dealers can’t be allowed to target primary students

Street vendors are our brothers and sisters, and neighbours whom we trust with the welfare of our children for the reason that they regularly interact with them in our absence. In return, the children view and trust them as their parents and are confident that the vendors will not sell them harmful substances. It is disturbing however, when the same people 66

September 22, 2017 11:39 AM Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East Asia

The rapid spread of "super malaria" in South East Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists are warning. This dangerous form of the malaria parasite cannot be killed with the main anti-malaria drugs. It emerged in Cambodia but has since spread through parts of Thailand, Laos and has arrived in southern Vietnam. The team at the Oxford Tropical Medicine 140

September 22, 2017 6:07 AM Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale: Record 1.3 Million Smartphones Sold in First 20 Hours

Flipkart's The Big Billion Days sale kicked off on Wednesday offering huge discounts and offers on a number of products, especially in the electronics segment. The sale saw a plethora of smartphones on offer which were attractive enough to rake in massive numbers for the e-commerce giant as it claims to have sold 1.3 million smartphones within the first 82

September 20, 2017 8:01 AM Nine elephants accidentally electrocuted in Botswana

The elephants died after they knocked down overhead power lines while jostling to drink water from a leaking pipe supplying water to villagers. GABORONE - Nine elephants were electrocuted in central Botswana in a freak accident near the village of Dukwi. The elephants died after they knocked down overhead power lines while jostling to drink water from a leaking 98

September 18, 2017 4:00 AM Boko takes no prisoners

Mmegi: Retrospectively, what would you have done differently as far as the BMD internal fracas are concerned and why? Boko: I would have done things exactly as I have now because it is the right way to do things. The UDC as a coalition is based on respect for self-determination of each of the contracting parties. It appreciates that they have own constitution 103

September 11, 2017 11:47 AM Botswana: Khama Visits Kweneng West Region

BDP secretary general, Mr Mpho Balopi said that the meeting by President Khama was one of a string of meetings he had been holding across the country in an effort to enrich party unity. Mr Balopi said that the resolution to tour all the 57 constituencies and hold such meetings by President Khama was long taken at the Mmadinare Congress in 2015. He said that as President 56