Three killed and one injured in stabbing and shooting incident in Japan – media

Tokyo - Three people were killed and one injured in a shooting and stabbing incident in a city in rural Japan on Thursday, with the perpetrator having barricaded himself inside a building, media reported.

Man opened plane door in mid-air because he was ‘uncomfortable’ – report

A passenger on an Asiana Airlines 020560.KS flight told police he opened a door on the plane minutes before it landed in Daegu, South Korea, on Friday because he was "uncomfortable", Yonhap News Agency reported.

Ugandan lawyer shot dead as he arrived home

A Ugandan lawyer has been shot dead in central Wakiso region, north-west of capital Kampala. Police told local media that Ronald Mukisa, 45, was killed on Tuesday night as he was arriving home.

How Much Sleep Do You Need? -Recommended Hours by Age

“I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” This seems to be a popular mantra amongst the go-getters of the world. In fact, I’d be willing to wager you’ve heard of at least one highly successful person who prides themselves on their ability to consistently crush goals with as little as three or four hours of sleep per night.[1]

WWF Zambia urges gov’t to halt mining in Lower Zambezi

THE World Wide Fund (WWF) Zambia has appealed to government to review and cancel the mining licence for the large-scale mining operations in the Lower Zambezi National Park.

ROAD TO PARIS 2024 – Copper Queens to Meet Burkina Faso or Mali in Olympic qualifiers

THE Zambia women’s national team will face Burkina Faso or Mali in the second round of the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament, Paris 2024 qualifiers.

Valencia racism fine and stadium closure reduced on appeal

VALENCIA'S punishment following the racist abuse of Real Madrid forward Vinicius Jr has been reduced on appeal.

‘DON’T FORGET US’- 2012 AFCON stars deserve to be celebrated, says Kalu

ZAMBIA’s football icon Kalusha Bwalya says the winning 2012 Africa Cup of Nations Chipolopolo legends deserves to be celebrated for making the country proud 11 years ago in Gabon.


OFFICIALS from CAF are scheduled to visit Zambia to witness the much-anticipated exhibition match involving Barcelona legends and Chipolopolo legends, says Sports Youth and Arts Minister Elvis Nkandu.

Arsenal ‘must heal’ – after painful collapse in Premier League title race

ARSENAL manager Mikel Arteta says his side have had "an incredible journey" but now "must heal" after falling away in the Premier League title race.

10 slots for Africa – as CAF approves FIFA World Cup 2026 qualifiers calendar

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved the qualifying calender for the 2026 FIFA World Cup which will feature 10 African countries and will be co-hosted by USA, Canada and Mexico.