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Key to football success? Luck

Football author Chris Anderson explains why football is a game of luck and why it’s not the most expensive players that improve teams the most.

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VIDEO: Cake maker’s costs ‘keep going up’

Food price inflation rose from 3.9% to 4.1% in August despite a drop in the consumer price index. Baker Zara Neild says her costs are increasing and Scotiabank economist Alan Clarke said the price of fruit and vegetables was rising even faster.

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Hawking ‘backs assisted suicide’

UK cosmologist Prof Stephen Hawking has publicly said he backs the notion of assisted suicide for people with terminal illnesses.

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Riots in Bangladesh as Islamist leader sentenced to death

The Bangladesh Supreme Court has sentenced a prominent leader of the country’s largest Islamist party to death for “crimes against humanity,” the official Bangladeshi news agency BSS reported Tuesday.

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SC to resume Karachi law and order implementation case on September 19

KARACHI: A larger bench of the Supreme Court will resume the Karachi law and order suo motu implementation proceedings at its Karachi registry on September 19. Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry will head the five-member bench, which also comprises Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, Justice Khilji Arif Hussain, Justice Amir Hani Muslim and Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed. Around 150 different petitions, miscellaneous ...

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Africa’s elderly leaders’ problem

Africa’s aging leaders are out of touch with the youth, and by clinging to power they risk being overthrown, writes Mo Ibrahim.

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Supermodels: End runway racism

The girls strutting down the runway in The Savoy Hotel share many features – all are long-limbed, fine-boned and have glowing complexions. A silent army marching to the heavy music, past the front row A-listers peering out from behind their dark glasses.

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House siege after Austrian shooting

A police siege is under way at a house in Austria after two police officers and an emergency worker were shot while arresting a suspected poacher.

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Six years to fix Greece – Samaras

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says the debt-ridden country could return to pre-crisis living standards within six years.

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