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South Africa Has Largely Passed Peak Of Third Covid Wave: President

A nighttime curfew remains in place in South Africa and face masks are still mandatory (File) Johannesberg: South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said the country had “largely” passed the peak of its third coronavirus wave and eased restrictions, including a ban on alcohol sales. The continent’s worst virus-hit country went back into a […]

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Sacking Of Tunisian Parliament Latest Step Along Bumpy Road Since Revolution

TUNIS: Tunisian President Kais Saied sacked the government and froze parliament on Sunday in one of Tunisia’s biggest political crises since the 2011 revolution that introduced democracy. Here is a timeline showing Tunisia’s bumpy decade of democracy and the path to Saied’s decision. * December 2010 – Vegetable seller Mohamed Bouazizi sets himself on fire […]


Battle for the cloud, once Amazon vs. Microsoft, now has many fronts

Many businesses have treated Inc. and Microsoft Corp. as the only options as they look to embrace cloud-computing. But IT managers now are realizing they have leverage in an increasingly competitive industry. Businesses and governments are signing up for a mix of providers, cherry-picking features and playing the vendors off against each other to […]


Zach Wilson’s uncle books charter so fans can attend nephew’s Jets debut – New York Jets Blog

A look at what’s happening around the New York Jets: 1. Going to Carolina: Thanks to his airline-mogul uncle, Jets quarterback Zach Wilson will have a small cheering section when he makes his NFL debut on Sept. 12 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Watch out, Carolina Panthers; the Cougars are coming. JetBlue founder David Neeleman organized […]