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Banning batsmen and wiping out wickets? It's just not cricket! The inimitable HENRY BLOFELD's wickedly ...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2021
HENRY BLOFELD. The lovely, elongated rhythms of cricket have given way to ever more frenetic versions ... Of all the major sports, its purest format is the most leisurely ... In fact, one international match in South Africa in 1939 had to be abandoned as a draw after nine days, because otherwise the England team would have missed their ship home ... .

Natasha Joubert’s regal outfits for Miss Universe revealed

Independent online (SA) 13 Apr 2021
The BCom graduate said her preparations started when she was crowned Miss Universe South Africa last year. “I have been looking forward to this event from the moment of my crowning, and will carry the Miss Universe South Africa title with pride ... South Africa costume design.

Outgoing Miss Sundowns Kadija Makhanya reflects on difficult year

Independent online (SA) 13 Apr 2021
Pretoria - Outgoing Miss Sundowns Kadija Makhanya has opened up about reigning at a time when the country was in hard lockdown ... She said it had been a different reign as Miss Sundowns was a very hands-on role ... She said travel was normally a huge part of the job, and she missed direct human interaction ... Entries for Miss Sundowns 2021 opened yesterday.

Africa’s solvency crisis: coordinated debt restructuring needed despite relief from DSSI extension

FX Empire 13 Apr 2021
(See Governments, Creditors Need DSSI+ Debt Relief Framework to Tackle Africa’s Solvency Crisis, 17 Nov 2020) ... As such, borrowers and creditors may be missing out on an important opportunity to tap into present global solidarity to more sustainably address Africa’s solvency challenges amid a common unifying crisis.

Leadership in courage, intergrity

Ghana Web 12 Apr 2021
It has often been said that the missing link to true national development and economic growth in Africa is leadership. Indeed poverty in Africa is due to absence of leadership ... Leaders in Africa today, are mostly self centered stooges being manipulated by systems in America, Europe, China and UN agencies; to the detriment of their countries.

Khayakazi Koto credits Miss Bachelorette triumph to her perseverance, beliefs

Independent online (SA) 12 Apr 2021
Pretoria - Newly crowned Miss Bachelorette SA (MBSA) Khayakazi Koto is a strong believer ... The new queen, who pipped 10 other finalists to win the 2021 Miss Bachelorette SA beauty pageant ... Miss Bachelorette SA was created in 2019 by former Miss South Africa finalist Refilwe Mogale.

IPL 2021: Jofra Archer injury 'big blow' for Rajasthan Royals, says team boss Kumar Sangakkara

Gulf News 12 Apr 2021
Mumbai ... The 26-year-old was ruled out of the start of the IPL with a right elbow problem sustained during England's recent tour of India ... But he has been troubled by his elbow since 2019, missing three Tests of England's tour of South Africa in early 2020 and the T20 series that followed ... .

The Wilderness in Nature Documentaries Is a Fantasyland

The Atlantic 12 Apr 2021
Chris Sandbrook and Bill Adams, then conservationists at Cambridge, critiqued the 2013 NHU documentary Africa because, although it was stunning, it was missing something vitally important to understanding Africa ... “Viewers are led to believe that Africa is not part of the modern ...

Rabiya’s goal: Bring home the Miss Universe crown

Manila Standard Today 11 Apr 2021
She is from Balasan, Iloilo, and won the inaugural Miss Universe Philippines pageant under a new franchise headed by National Director Shamcey Supsup and Creative Director Jonas Gaffud ... More than 80 candidates are vying for the Miss Universe 2020 title currently held by Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa.

At least four migrants found dead on boat off Canary Islands

Gulf Daily News 11 Apr 2021
... Africa pushing many more to embark on the dangerous journey. Hundreds died or went missing last year after attempting the crossing to the islands, often in rickety, overcrowded boats with unreliable engines, the U.N.

Gutsy Rizwan inspires Pakistan to victory in first T20

Dawn 11 Apr 2021
Pakistan’s Hasan Ali (left) and Mohammad Rizwan celebrate after winning the first Twenty20 match against South Africa at the Wanderers stadium on Saturday ... SOUTH Africa captain Heinrich Klaasen pulls during his knock of 50.—AFP ... South Africa could score only 29 in their last four overs, while Pakistan thrashed 52 off the last 3.5 overs ... SOUTH AFRICA..

Rizwan steers Pakistan to highest-winning T20 run chase

The News International 11 Apr 2021
Mohammad Rizwan took inspiration from teammate Fakhar Zaman and steered Pakistan to their highest winning run chase as they beat South Africa by four wickets in the first Twenty20 international at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday ... South Africa captain Heinrich Klaasen rued the poor finish to his side’s innings ... South Africa won toss.

At 95, Hanover Holocaust survivor says 'We have to tell the story'

Union Leader 11 Apr 2021
As the persecution of the Jewish people was increasing, Joel Wuhl decided to leave and start a new life for his family in South Africa ... The family reunited in Cape Town, South Africa. But after a year, Joel Wuhl missed European life too much and decided to take the family to France, where they had relatives.