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October 8, 2017 10:54 PM We must educate young people about mental health like we do about sex, says Deepika Padukone

In 2015, Deepika Padukone talked about her struggle to cope with depression, becoming one of the rare Indian celebrities to discuss the issue in public. Later that year, she set up Live Love Laugh, a foundation to fight the social stigma surrounding mental illness through awareness campaigns. The actor, who was in Delhi ahead of World Mental Health Day on October 145

October 8, 2017 10:22 PM SA quartet fired up for AAGTC defence

Malcolm Mitchell, Matt Saulez and new cap Clayton Mansfield are eager to launch South Africa’s title defence in the All Africa Golf Team Championship in Zimbabwe next week. The KwaZulu-Natal trio will be targeting an eighth consecutive victory in the prestigious biennial team alongside Junior Presidents Cup standout Garrick Higgo from Boland at Elephant 143

October 7, 2017 11:43 PM All Blacks edge Springboks in thriller

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct 7 – Title winners New Zealand edged South Africa 25-24 on Saturday in a thrilling 2017 Rugby Championship final-round match at Newlands stadium in Cape Town. The lead changed hands several times before a brilliant Damian McKenzie try on 69 minutes helped the All Blacks build an eight-point advantage. Down to 14 men after 134

October 5, 2017 7:08 PM Communist Party: Mugabe lost chance to join Rand Union in SA

The Communist Party of Zimbabwe believes President Robert Mugabe missed an opportunity to solve the cash crunch crippling his country when he met President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria this week for the second session of the South Africa-Zimbabwe Bi-National Commission (BNC). On Thursday, the party's secretary-general, Nqabutho Mabhena, said it was disappointing 153

October 1, 2017 7:49 PM Matip stumbles as Liverpool's defence falters in frustrating draw at Newcastle

Typical Liverpool. The Reds dominated but didn't take their chances and handed the opposition a goal out of nothing with a schoolboy error at the back, settling for a 1-1 draw. It's happening far too often. There's no way Liverpool should have come away from St James' Park with anything less than three points, but as usual, they found a way to shoot 109

September 30, 2017 6:13 PM Manchester City stay on top after hard-earned win at Chelsea

The Eagles were left without a point or goal from seven Premier League matches this season as Jose Mourinho's side again turned on the style. Title rivals City, though, responded with a hard-earned victory at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's evening kick off when Kevin de Bruyne drove in what proved to be the winner against his old club on 67 minutes 103

September 26, 2017 10:48 PM New Angolan president sworn in

VP Mphoko was standing in for President Mugabe. The ceremony was held at the Agostinho Neto Memorial. The venue was packed by supporters of the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), victors of the August 23 election. MPLA has ruled Angola since the country attained independence from Portugal in 1975. Also to take oath of office yesterday 162

September 25, 2017 9:05 PM Arsenal rely on set pieces, Lacazette to take 2-0 victory over West Brom

LONDON -- Three quick thoughts from Arsenal's 2-0 Premier League win over West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates on Monday night. They say the sign of a good side is "winning without playing well," but few Arsenal fans will be fervently discussing the quality of their side on their way home on Monday. This was a nervous and unconvincing performance from the home side, who relied 157

September 24, 2017 6:32 AM Hands-on with Xbox One X, Age of Empires Definitive Edition, and Halo Wars 2 DLC

Microsoft recently showcased its soon-to-be-released super console, and it didn’t disappoint. It’s a weird time to be a PC gamer. As much as I still love the PC platform, there’s no denying the cost investment required to flip games up to that rarefied Ultra setting. And then there’s 4K to consider on top of that. I recently priced a desktop upgrade 88

September 23, 2017 9:08 PM Lionel Messi unusually quiet but Barca see off new Catalan rivals Girona

GIRONA, Spain -- Two own goals and Luis Suarez's second goal of the season helped Barcelona to a 3-0 win in their first ever top-flight meeting with Catalan rivals Girona on Saturday. A brimming Estadi Montilivi was always going to provide a tough test for Barca, but they came through it despite being a long way from their best for large parts of the match 111