News

Hisense announces global availability of new 80-inch laser TVs

The new-generation TV is expected to achieve rapid growth BEIJING, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hisense, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World CupTM, launched the new 80-inch L5 laser TV in Beijing on May 17. With highly affordable pricing, the new product is…

Government News

Condolences for cancer patient after getting ID

The Department of Home Affairs has expressed condolences to the family of a cancer patient who died at its Barrack office in Cape Town on Monday.The department said the 45-year-old man was brought to the office by members of his family, to help him get…

Aviation

Study: US Job Program for Foreign Students Expands

A new report says a United States government program for foreign students has been expanding in recent years.The government's Optional Practical Training, or OPT, program was set up to help foreign students graduating from American colleges and universities. It gives them a chance to stay…

Business

Safety, Verification Questions Hang over North Korea’s Plan to Close Nuclear Site

Shutting down North Korea's nuclear test site is trickier than it might seem.A botched tunnel collapse could spread radioactive debris.Nuclear material might be buried, but accessible enough to be dug up and reused in a weapon. And even if all the testing tunnels are destroyed,…

Medical and Health

SA a peaceful country, but must be vigilant

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says while South Africa a peaceful country that lives in harmony with its neighbours, it must remain vigilant.South Africa's constrained ability to effectively manage, monitor and react to land, air and maritime threats allows for the continuous inflow of illegal migrants,…