Team explores “Well of Hell”

Team explores “Well of Hell”

DUBAI - A team of Omani cavers has made what is believed to be the first descent to the bottom of Yemen's fabled Well of Barhout -- a natural wonder shunned by many locals, who believe it is a prison for genies. The forbidding "Well of Hell" whose dark, round aperture creates a 30-metre wide hole…
COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES | 1,634 new cases reported in SA

COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES | 1,634 new cases reported in SA

September 26 2021 - 06:30'I should have been more forceful'- SA fights to get off UK's red listSouth African scientists, the ministerial advisory committee and members of the health department will meet UK scientists tomorrow to seek an explanation for why SA is still on Britain's Covid red list. The meeting comes amid outrage across…
Bulls thumped by Leinster in URC opener

Bulls thumped by Leinster in URC opener

The Bulls were always going to be in for a baptism of fire on their United Rugby Championship (URC) debut away to Leinster in Dublin. The South African blue bloods met more than their match in their Irish peers and ultimately succumbed 31-3. Leinster, who were more assertive and quicker on the draw, held a…
Norris takes first F1 pole as Hamilton hits the wall

Norris takes first F1 pole as Hamilton hits the wall

McLaren's Lando Norris seized his first Formula One pole position at the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday after seven- times world champion Lewis Hamilton hit the wall in a damp and dramatic qualifying session. Ferrari's Spaniard Carlos Sainz joined the young Briton on the front row in Sochi with Williams' George Russell, Hamilton's Mercedes team…
Solskjaer unhappy with Villa players putting off Fernandes

Solskjaer unhappy with Villa players putting off Fernandes

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he was unhappy with the conduct of Aston Villa's players, saying their actions put Bruno Fernandes off as he missed a last-gasp penalty in his side's 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford on Saturday. The United boss also complained about Kortney Hause's winner in the 88th minute, insisting goalkeeper…
We weren’t good enough, says Tuchel after Chelsea loss to Man City

We weren’t good enough, says Tuchel after Chelsea loss to Man City

Thomas Tuchel admitted his Chelsea side were not good enough in a 1-0 home Premier League defeat by champions Manchester City on Saturday which ended Chelsea's unbeaten start to the season. Chelsea's 5-3-2 formation was designed to frustrate City but offered little other than defensive solidity until Gabriel Jesus broke the deadlock with a shot…
Elon Musk and Grimes have ’semi-separated’

Elon Musk and Grimes have ’semi-separated’

Elon Musk and Grimes arrive at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala (Met Gala) in 2018. Picture: Reuters/Carlo AllegriBy Yasmine Jacobs 11h ago Elon Musk and Grimes have announced that they have “semi-separated” after three years of being together. This announcement left most of us scratching our heads in confusion. What is “semi-separated”…