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Frank Jordans

Frank Jordans

    Fifa's elections should be transparent, says expert
    Fifa's elections should be transparent, says expert
    Fifa should consider suspending officials who are under criminal investigation as part of its effort to clean up the organisation, an independent...
    Roll over Einstein: Particles found to break speed of light
    Roll over Einstein: Particles found to break speed of light
    A startling discovery by one of the world's foremost laboratories that a sub-atomic particle seemed to move faster than the speed of light has...
    Iraq, South Africa buck rising life expectancy trend
    Iraq, South Africa buck rising life expectancy trend
    Average life expectancies are increasing steadily in most of the world, but men in Iraq and women in South Africa are bucking that trend with...
    Google appeals street view ruling in Switzerland
    Google appeals street view ruling in Switzerland
    Photographs of streets and houses in Switzerland could disappear from Google's maps unless the country's supreme court overturns a ruling requiring...
    Close to 600 may be dead on Libyan migrant ship
    Close to 600 may be dead on Libyan migrant ship
    Almost everyone on an overcrowded ship carrying about 600 African migrants to Europe is believed to have died when the vessel broke apart within...
    Global death toll from swine flu hits more than 700
    Global death toll from swine flu hits more than 700
    The worldwide death toll from swine flu has doubled in the past month, reaching more than 700 since the start of the outbreak, the World Health...
    UN: Sudan aid group ban possibly a war crime
    UN: Sudan aid group ban possibly a war crime
    The United Nations human rights office will examine whether Sudan's decision to expel aid groups constitutes a breach of basic human rights and...
    World's poor drive cellphone growth
    World's poor drive cellphone growth
    Six in 10 people around the world now have cellphone subscriptions, signalling that cellphones are the communications technology of choice,...
    Tutu: It is wrong to gloat over Pinochet's death
    Tutu: It is wrong to gloat over Pinochet's death
    Nobel Laureate Desmond Tutu said on Monday that he "would never be able to gloat" over the death of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, who...