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Phil Hazlewood

Phil Hazlewood

    Nigeria's anti-gay law 'a licence to violence'
    Nigeria's anti-gay law 'a licence to violence'
    Gay activists on Tuesday vowed to fight the Nigerian government after the country outlawed same-sex unions,...
    Nigeria's Jonathan under fire ahead of 2015 poll
    Nigeria's Jonathan under fire ahead of 2015 poll
    Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan is facing an uphill battle if he seeks re-election next year, after a series of unprecedented setbacks that have raised doubts about his political survival....
    SA sprinters seize relay gold
    SA sprinters seize relay gold
    Samkelo Radebe, Zivan Smith, Arnu Fourie and
    Blade Runner back on track to defend 100m gold
    Blade Runner back on track to defend 100m gold
    The 25-year-old star, the most high-profile athlete at the London Games after he became the first double-amputee to compete at the Olympics last...
    Smyth challenging Oscar Pistorius as Paralympics track king
    Smyth challenging Oscar Pistorius as Paralympics track king
    Smyth lowered the new world best in the T13 100m to 10.54secs. 
    Packed crowds and controversy at Paralympics
    Packed crowds and controversy at Paralympics
    There was controversy, too, at the Velodrome, where the British favourite in the men's C4/5 1km time-trial angrily protested a decision not to...
    Stephen Hawking to star in Paralympics opener
    Stephen Hawking to star in Paralympics opener
    Hawking, who has motor neurone disease and has been paralysed for most of his life, will make a rare public appearance to narrate segments of the...
    Team SA ready for London Paralympic Games
    Team SA ready for London Paralympic Games
    Team South Africa jetted out of the country last Tuesday, with the team of 62 hoping to outdo their run at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The 2008...
    London prepares to showcase Paralympics
    London prepares to showcase Paralympics
    A record 4 200 athletes from 166 countries will be in the British capital, with the 11-day Games a near sell-out and expected to be watched by...
    Nothing magical about witchcraft, says Indian state
    Nothing magical about witchcraft, says Indian state
    Chanting to cure snakebites, claiming to be a reincarnated spouse to obtain sex, and charging for miracles could soon be banned by an Indian state...
    India counts its homeless amid demands for action
    India counts its homeless amid demands for action
    India's homeless are being counted as part of the country's mammoth 10-yearly census in an exercise that could help shape future housing policy in...
    Pool quality probed as swimmers fall ill in Delhi
    Pool quality probed as swimmers fall ill in Delhi
    Commonwealth Games organisers launched an investigation into the water quality at the troubled event's pool on Thursday after reports that over 50...