Twitter abuzz after UFO sighting above Cape Town

2015-11-28 23:12

The Twitteratti world was abuzz on Saturday night after a sighting of what is believed to be an Unidentified Flying Object above Cape Town.

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Thieves rob customers at Randburg bottle store

2015-11-28 22:38

The Randburg police are investigating a case of armed robbery after a group of men robbed customers at a bottle store on Saturday night.

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Friends shocked at Tunisian football fan turned bomber

2015-11-28 22:46

Houssam Abdelli quickly finished his coffee at a café on the outskirts of Tunis where he and his friends would watch football. Hours later, he boarded a bus, clasped the detonator of his 10kg Semtex explosive vest, and blew himself up.

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US shooting: Enough is enough, says Obama

2015-11-28 22:01

US President Barack Obama has denounced America's epidemic of gun violence after yet another deadly shooting, saying "enough is enough".


Ansar Dine claims attack on Mali UN base

2015-11-28 22:56

The jihadist group Ansar Dine says it was responsible for Saturday's attack on a United Nations base in Mali that killed two UN peacekeepers and a civilian contractor.


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North Korea's sub-launched ballistic missile test fails

2015-11-28 22:45

A North Korean attempt to test a submarine-launched ballistic missile has apparently failed, as debris was spotted floating in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean Yonhap news agency reported citing government circles.


France gives UN climate chief symbolic key

2015-11-28 21:25

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has given the UN's climate chief a key to the Paris climate conference centre in a symbolic act two days before negotiations are set to begin on a global deal to limit man-made carbon emissions.

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