SA Super Rugby preview: The centres

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer Cape Town – In the second of a six-part examination of the South African teams’ resources for Super Rugby 2018, Rob Houwing studies the various midfields … also providing a score out of 10 in each instance for expected level of health in the department. READ: SA Super Rugby preview: […]
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Writing about currencies often brings out the strangest comments. One, from Twitter, pointed to Japan: Okay, wow, another inflationist, I’d have never expected that. Japan has been devaluing Yen and it got them no where. Businesses operate on a margin. — Rodi Rodriguez (@Rgt881) January 26, 2018 After pointing that, actually, Japanese corporate profits were […]
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Thousands of Orioles fans will converge on the Baltimore Convention Center on Saturday for the team’s annual FanFest event, many of them tempering their optimism because of the uncertainty that circles this season’s club. The event will be a feel-good one for the most part. Fans have the rare opportunity to interact with their favorite […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Maths teaching should be made a national priority in Scotland’s schools and applicants to the profession should take an online numeracy test, according to a new report. A one-year review of Making Maths Count, the Scottish Government initiative to interest pupils in maths and improve performance in national qualifications, acknowledges the “excitement” it created but […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Telecoms giant BT has been slapped with a £70,000 fine by regulator Ofcom for failing to provide it with all the information it needed for a review of its broadband and telephone services. In February and June last year, Ofcom asked BT and its network arm Openreach to dish up details on prices of additional […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Mamta Badkar in New York January 26, 2018 US economic growth undershot economists’ expectations in the fourth quarter with GDP expanding at the slowest rate since the start of 2017, data released on Friday showed. Gross domestic product climbed at an annualised pace of 2.6 per cent in the October to December period, marking the […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Fifty baboons escaped from their enclosure at Vincennes zoo on the southeastern outskirts of Paris on Friday, according to French reports. The zoo has been evacuated, police have arrived and three marksmen armed with hypodermic guns are at the scene. The latest reports suggest that all but four have now returned to their enclosure. The baboons […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Budget hotel business easyHotel is boosting its portfolio with plans to open a 124-room £8.7million hotel in Milton Keynes by mid-2019. The company, which easyGroup has a 34.6 per cent stake in, has snapped up a 125-year leasehold for part of Norfolk House in Silbury Boulevard for an undisclosed sum. easyHotel already owns seven hotels […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Since the start of 2017, the US dollar has depreciated about 9 per cent against a broad basket of currencies. This is not obviously newsworthy. After all, the decline has come after a 27 per cent increase since July 2014: And the magnitude of the recent move is well within historical norms. Larger price changes […]
  • January 26, 2018
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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Detroit Tigers single-game tickets on sale Saturday; wristbands available Friday Ron Gardenhire is ready to put another line on his resume. Post to FacebookPosted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. CLOSE Former Detroit Tigers shortstop Alan Trammell […]
  • January 26, 2018
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