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FRANCISTOWN: Barclays Bank of Botswana recently launched a card-less cash deposit service at the Francistown main branch in an effort to enhance its Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) capabilities.
Eskom believes renewable energy technologies will play an increasing role as energy efficiency and storage technologies mature, writes Matshela Koko.
The Ombud for Financial Services Providers has recommended that the representatives of an allegedly bogus online foreign exchange trading investment scheme be investigated for fraud.
Capital & Counties - the listed specialist central London property company - has taken a knock to its residential property valuations following the vote for Brexit.
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“Inspiration is everywhere. It could be a book you’ve read or a person you’ve met. It keeps changing because so many things keep happening to you.” Raised in spotlight, being the daughter of Indian ac
Bulgaria on July 26 insisted that Russian aircraft had violated international rules while flying over the Black Sea although it conceded they had not flown into Bulgarian airspace.
Relatives of murdered opposition politician Boris Nemtsov are seeking to have his case reclassified, the Interfax news agency reported on July 26.
President Vladimir Putin’s aggressive foreign policy has sparked a global backlash. Russia’s intervention in Ukraine resulted in international sanctions; its internet hackers stand accused of interfer
U.S. President Barack Obama said it is possible that Russia was behind a major leak of Democratic party e-mails last week and had the goal of influencing the U.S. presidential election.
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Harrison Ford almost died on the sets on “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” when aboard the Millennium Falcon, a film production company admitted in court Tuesday.
Fashion vlogger Marina Joyce posted cryptic messages on her Twitter account late Tuesday as fans got worried about her well-being after the British fashionista posted a new video apparently whisperin
The US space agency NASA has released a video explaining the case of the missing Ceres craters.
Bears, wolves and other large carnivores may be frightening beasts but the fear they inspire in their prey pales in comparison to that caused by the human super predator, a new study has found.
Instagram reportedly keeps crashing as users try to open the app. Some faced issues with the Instagram website too.
Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed the company was looking forward to opening its retail stores in India soon.
The South Korean company said Wednesday that mass production of flexible displays will start in late 2018, at a scale that will supply enough 5.7-inch sized flexible screens for 3 million handsets pe
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rising sea levels due to hurricanes and tidal flooding intensified by climate change will put military bases along the U.S. East Coast and Gulf Coast at risk, according to a rep
Those undergoing the menopause after the age of 55 have an elevated risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a study suggests.
In recent years, numerous diseases have been tied to variations in gut microbiota. The probiotics industry targets gut and intestinal health by developing products built mostly around enzyme cultures
A new study finds that three years post-bone marrow transplant, the incidence of severe chronic graft-versus-host disease was 44 percent in patients who had received transplants from matched, unrelate
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crews battling a deadly wildfire in rugged drought-stricken terrain north of Los Angeles faced a return of brutal heat on Tuesday after a day-long respite of cooler weather and
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Steven Reinberg, HealthDay News For some brain cancer patients, pinpoint radiation of tumors, appears to do less damage to mental abilities than whole brain radiation, a new study finds.
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* Leven purchases portfolio of Dutch residential mortgages from Rabobank
* H1 net banking income is 14.9 million euros ($16.4 million)versus 16.0 million euros a year ago
WARSAW, July 27 (Reuters) - Polish lender Bank Zachodni WBK on Wednesday reported a 34-percent year-on-year rise in its second quarter net profit thanks to the sale of Visa Europe shares.
MADRID, July 27 (Reuters) - Banco Santander on Wednesday posted an almost 50 percent fall in second quarter net profit from a year earlier, hit by one-off charges linked to restructuring costs and pay
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SHANGHAI, July 27 (Reuters) - China stocks tumbled on Wednesday, led by small cap shares, on fears of tighter regulatory restrictions.
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The last time Nick Mallett criticised the high price of tickets for a rugby match, it cost him his job as Springbok coach.
An unbroken stand of 59 between Steve Smith and Usman Khawaja placed Australia in firm command of their opening Test against Sri Lanka after the hosts were bowled out for just 117 yesterday.
Five canoeists, including a gold medallist and a five-time world champion, became the latest Russian competitors to be banned from next month's Rio Olympics.
Khotso Mokoena, who yesterday launched the Entrepreneurial Sports Walk through his foundation, is on track to win a triple-jump medal at the Rio Games - eight years after he won the Olympic l
Twelve athletes lined up for the women's 3000m at the Los Angeles Olympic Games - but this was always a two-person race.
A year ago this month, Kagiso Rabada made his one-day international (ODI) debut against Bangladesh, and he capped off a dizzying 12 months by becoming the first cricketer to scoop half a doze
Super rugby semifinalists the Lions have proved an irresistible force on attack but few have recognised their ability to stop the opposition in their tracks this season.
Mamelodi Sundowns are so close to a spot in the Confederation of African Football Champions League semifinals, they can see it like a shimmering oasis in the desert.
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