Syndicate content
Elections
20/07/2014

French weekly magazines review 20 July 2014

President François Hollande visits Africa, infighting continues in the UMP as the scandals keep coming and there’s a warning to Israel that its policies are endangering its future ...

13/07/2014

French weekly magazines review 13 July 2014

The French weeklies are stunned by new Bygmalion woes for opposition UMP party and Nicolas Sarkozy’s comeback plans.

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy on July 2, 2014.
07/07/2014 - France

Sarkozy hit with fresh inquiry over election financing

Legal woes surrounding former French president Nicolas Sarkozy mounted on Monday following a revelation that a fresh investigation is looking into the financing of his failed 2012 re-election bid.

Turkey's opposition parties agree to nominate joint candidate
01/07/2014 - International report

Turkey's opposition parties agree to nominate joint candidate

Two of Turkey's largest opposition parties have declared a joint candidate to stand against the country’s prime minister who is expected to make a bid for the presidency in August.

The Cannes Golden Palm
28/06/2014 - The Sound Kitchen

The Cannes Golden Palm

This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the quiz about the Cannes Film Festival. There’s listener letters, great music, and of course, the new quiz question.

Bernie Siben: A musical performer’s beliefs
21/06/2014 - The Sound Kitchen

Bernie Siben: A musical performer’s beliefs

This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the quiz about India’s recent legislative polls.

04/06/2014

African press review 4 June 2014

Al-Sisi's declared the winner in Egypt. The SA economy is not doing that badly, a banker claims. Nigeria's new central bank governor will have a tough job defending the naira.

04/06/2014

African press review 3 June 2014

Egypt’s top women’s rights official throws out EU observers, the AU congratulates Malawi, Nigeria’s still grappling with Boko Haram, SA platinum bosses’ offer may not end ...

30/05/2014

African press review 30 May 2014

Morsi supporters demonstrate after Egypt's presidential election. Confusion reigns in Malawi. Nigeria celebrates democracy. And Rwanda joins African Big Brother.

29/05/2014

African press review 29 May 2014

How many really voted in Egypt's presidential poll? Will Malawai have a recount? Can Ramatlhodi end the SA platinum strike?

Close