Daily Archives: May 23, 2013

Ministry of Mines and Energy continues to invest in geosciences through surveys and mapping to discover mineral potential of Namibia

WINDHOEK: The Ministry of Mines and Energy continues to invest in geosciences through surveys and mapping to discover the mineral potential of Namibia.

Mines and Energy Minister Isak Katali said this when he officially opened …

Japan accuses South Korean newspaper of ‘dishonourable’ behaviour for publishing editorial suggesting atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were ‘divine punishment’

TOKYO: Japan today accused a South Korean newspaper of ‘dishonourable’ behaviour for publishing an editorial suggesting the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were ‘divine punishment’.

The editorial in the Korean and English versions of …

Five people killed and more than 50 wounded in clashes in Tripoli between Lebanese gunmen backing rival factions in Syria’s civil war

TRIPOLI: Five people were killed and more than 50 wounded in overnight clashes in Tripoli between Lebanese gunmen backing rival factions in Syria’s civil war, doctors and security sources said today.

Tripoli has suffered sporadic …

Rebels in eastern Congo announce ceasefire in fighting with government troops hours before a visit to the conflict-plagued zone by UN Secretary General and World Bank President

GOMA: Rebels in eastern Congo announced a ceasefire today in fighting with government troops hours before a visit to the conflict-plagued zone by U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank President Jim Yong Kim.…

20 Namibian boxers will square up against their Angolan counterparts in Ongwediva this weekend

WINDHOEK: Close to 20 Namibian amateur boxers will square up against their Angolan counterparts in Ongwediva this weekend.

This tournament will take place at Bennie’s Entertainment Park on Friday and Saturday.

The Namibia Boxing Federation …