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Civilians killed in Somali air strikes

US air strikes in Somalia killed two civilians and injured three, human rights watchdog Amnesty International said in a statement raising questions over US...

Anti-trust approval for UTC, Raytheon deal

The US Justice Department approved United Technologies Corporation’s planned merger with Raytheon, subject to conditions. UTC agreed in June to combine its aerospace business with...

Drone racing viewing figures flying high

The Drone Racing League (DRL) is taking off in more ways than one as the coronavirus pandemic brings most other sport to a standstill...

Working from home could open doors for hackers

As people disperse to homes to work and study because of the coronavirus pandemic, with laptops and company data, cyber security experts say hackers...

US tests unarmed hypersonic weapon

The Pentagon said it tested an unarmed hypersonic weapon in Hawaii, as both China and Russia develop similar military and defence capabilities. The Department of...

Boeing share price nosedives

Shares in Boeing fell sharply for a second day on Thursday as sweeping US travel restrictions, meant to curb coronavirus, heightened jitters about the...

Zimbabwe officials blacklisted over human rights abuse

The US imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe’s state security minister and its ambassador to Tanzania, the Treasury Department said, accusing them of human rights abuses,...

Civilians die in Somali air strike – claim

A US air strike targeting Somali Islamist militants killed six civilians, a lawmaker and relative of a victim said, raising questions about civilian casualties...

US supports Nile Dam – Egypt

US President Donald Trump told his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi Washington will keep up efforts for a deal between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over...

US, Taliban deal signed

The US signed a deal with Taliban insurgents on Saturday that could see full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan and a step toward...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...