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Mike Hutchings

CORRECTED-RPT-Victoria Falls shrink to a trickle, feeding climate change fears

09 Dec 2019

VICTORIA FALLS, Zambia, Dec 6 For decades Victoria Falls, where southern Africa's Zambezi river cascade down 100 metres into a gash in the earth, have drawn millions of holidaymakers to Zimbabwe and Zambia for their stunning views.

Victoria Falls shrink to a trickle, feeding climate change fears

06 Dec 2019

VICTORIA FALLS, Zambia, Dec 6 For decades Victoria Falls, where southern Africa's Zambezi river cascade down 100 metres into a gash in the earth, have drawn millions of holidaymakers to Zimbabwe and Zambia for their stunning views.

Rains torment cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique

30 Apr 2019

PEMBA, Mozambique Torrential rain battered northern Mozambique on Tuesday, grounding aid flights and further swamping a region where a second cyclone in six weeks has killed at least 41 people.

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38

29 Apr 2019

PEMBA, Mozambique Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death toll there jumped to 38. | Video

Floods destroy homes, trap families in cyclone-hit Mozambique

28 Apr 2019

PEMBA, Mozambique Rescuers raced to help people caught in rising floodwaters in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique on Sunday as houses collapsed and heavy rains raised fears of worse to come.

'Everything is fine', Pistorius told guard after shooting girlfriend

07 Mar 2014

PRETORIA Around 10 minutes after shooting dead his model girlfriend through a locked toilet door, South African track star Oscar Pistorius told a housing estate security guard "everything is fine", his murder trial heard on Friday. | Video

'Everything is fine', Pistorius told guard after shooting girlfriend

07 Mar 2014

PRETORIA Around 10 minutes after shooting dead his model girlfriend through a locked toilet door, South African track star Oscar Pistorius told a housing estate security guard "everything is fine", his murder trial heard on Friday.

"Everything is fine", Pistorius told guard after shooting girlfriend

07 Mar 2014

PRETORIA Around 10 minutes after shooting dead his model girlfriend through a locked toilet door, South African track star Oscar Pistorius told a housing estate security guard "everything is fine", his murder trial heard on Friday.

Witness feared Pistorius might kill himself after shooting girlfriend

06 Mar 2014

PRETORIA One of the first people on the scene after Oscar Pistorius shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp told a court on Thursday he feared the Olympic and Paralympic star, now on trial for murder, might kill himself with the same gun.

Witness feared Pistorius might kill himself after shooting girlfriend

06 Mar 2014

PRETORIA One of the first people on the scene after Oscar Pistorius shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp told a court on Thursday he feared the Olympic and Paralympic star, now on trial for murder, might kill himself with the same gun.

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U.S. House committee postpones votes on articles of impeachment

U.S. lawmakers will vote Friday on whether to move forward with impeaching Republican President Donald Trump, as the Democratic head of the Judiciary Committee shocked Republicans by declining to hold a late-night vote after a hearing that lasted more than 14 hours.