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EPA

Board in bid to sell shark meat

The KZN Sharks Board has stirred controversy by suggesting it be allowed to sell shark meat to raise funds.

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REUTERS

Red-faced Sony issues refunds

Sony has agreed to settle allegations that it misled consumers about features of its PlayStation Vita handheld gaming console.

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AP

For memories’ sake, keep your old phone

Almost one in two of us keep an old cellphone just so we can use it as a photo album.

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Why cats rule and dogs drool
November 25 2014 at 08:24

While cats expertly manipulate water to quench thirst neatly, dogs slosh and splash their way, says new research.

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UN to miss Dec 1 Ebola target
November 25 2014 at 08:24

The UN Ebola Emergency Response Mission will not fully meet its target for containing the virus due to escalating numbers of cases in Sierra Leone.

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Bear cub found dead in Spanish Pyrenees
November 25 2014 at 08:24

A brown bear cub that was part of an effort to reintroduce the species to the Pyrenees mountains has been found dead on the Spanish side.

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Nobel Medal for DNA up for auction
November 25 2014 at 08:24

A Nobel Prize gold medal awarded to American scientist Dr. James Watson, a co-discoverer of DNA, is expected to sell for up to $3.5-million at auction.

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Bees losing favoured pollinating plants
November 25 2014 at 08:24

Bee populations have declined in recent decades mainly due to a loss of biodiversity, according to a study.

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Swiss museum could be sole heir of Nazi art
November 24 2014 at 13:54

German officials and a Swiss museum are expected to confirm that the paintings will go to Switzerland.

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No cat videos please, we’re French
November 24 2014 at 13:53

Blame America for everything you hate about 'internet culture', writes Caitlin Dewey.

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Swasthya Slate could revolutionise healthcare
November 24 2014 at 13:49

The Indian start-up that could disrupt healthcare with its powerful, affordable diagnostic tool.

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Landfill staff trained to deal with snakes
November 24 2014 at 13:49

Being able to tell the difference between a poisonous and a harmless snake will help prevent unnecessary panic.

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EU may propose Google break-up
November 24 2014 at 10:01

European politicians have grown increasingly concerned about Google's and other American companies' command of the internet industry.

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