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One of the most cherished assets of the new Gaborone was its wonderful London Missionary Society owned Book Centre in the Mall. The Book Centre owed its long ago origins ...
Tue 29 Jul 2014, 13:10 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The wheels of justice were brought to an abrupt halt yesterday at the High Court when officers, including judges and other legal eagles, bolted out following...
Tue 29 Jul 2014, 10:32 am
FRANCISTOWN: Premier League outfit, Orapa United is mulling a name change to make the club more appealing. The team is backed by Debswana’s Orapa, Letlhakane and Damtshaa...
Tue 29 Jul 2014, 10:32 am
Premier League debutants, Letlapeng held former national champions, Mochudi Centre Chiefs to a 1-1 draw in a pre-season friendly at Sir Seretse Khama Barracks on Sunday.
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Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:04 am
FRANCISTOWN: The wheels of justice were brought to an abrupt halt yesterday at the High Court when officers, including judges and other legal eagles, bolted out following...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) is refurbishing the Old Sekgoma Memorial Hospital wards into hostels for first and second year undergr...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
JAMATAKA: Two brothers of the Jamataka royal family nearly became involved in a physical altercation in front of villagers who gathered at the Kgotla over the weekend for...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Botswana has experienced an alarming increase in malaria deaths and infections this year, the Minister of Health (MoH) Dr John Seakgosing told Parliament yesterday.
Business
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
The Ministry of Transport and Communications yesterday signed shareholder compacts with two of its parastatals, kick starting a new initiative aimed at making public ente...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
ORAPA: Debswana does not anticipate job losses should the mine introduce the scannex X-ray full body search technology at its mines.
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
De Beers recorded underlying operating profit of US$765 million (P6.7 billion), an increase of 34 percent in the first half of 2014. This is mainly due to solid demand ac...
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 07:03 am
Delta Dairies has lost the first leg of the case in which over 55 employees took the company to court over unpaid salaries.
Sport
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has confirmed the Zebras will travel to Guinea Bissau for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations return leg after Bissau’s Estadi0 24 was ...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
FRANCISTOWN: Premier League outfit, Orapa United is mulling a name change to make the club more appealing. The team is backed by Debswana’s Orapa, Letlhakane and Damtshaa...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Premier League debutants, Letlapeng held former national champions, Mochudi Centre Chiefs to a 1-1 draw in a pre-season friendly at Sir Seretse Khama Barracks on Sunday.
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Newly promoted Maun based side, Sankoyo Bush Bucks has appointed Philani Mabhena from Zimbabwe as their new coach. Gadimang Tiiso who coached the team last season, will ...
Lifestyle
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Botswana Post yesterday unveiled their new range of stamps titled Domestic Animals in Botswana as a part of their Commemorative Stamp Issue. The stamps are set to be rele...
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Botswana artists have had a hand in the composition of this year’s Commonwealth Games theme song, Anamchara — Songs of Friendship.
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
American steel pan legend Andy Narell is set to perform at Mascom Live Sessions scheduled for August 8, at Botswanacraft.
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
One of Botswana’s rising gospel stars Tefo Phiri has overcome personal tragedy to record yet another album. Phiri, who recently divorced from his wife of twelve years sai...
Opinion & Analysis
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
Human beings are different from other animals primarily because they are aware of the self. Self-esteem is our “ability to form an identity and then attach a value to it....
Mon 21 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
In April 2008 Botswana saw the establishment of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security through an Act of parliament with clearly laid down functions of the new secu...
Mon 21 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
People today face a choice between two main outlooks loosely categorised as ‘Eastern’ and ‘Western’. Eastern religions teach that you become ‘One with God’ by uniting wit...
Mon 21 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
For the better part of a decade the word beneficiation or adding local value to basic raw materials has, as an economic policy, been a dirty word amongst economists in th...
Features
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
The political brouhaha playing itself out in the Botswana National Front (BNF) camp in Tonota constituency has the potential of casting a shadow on the party’s campaigns ...
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
I wish to welcome all the delegates to our extra ordinary congress. As we are all aware, the 2013 National Congress held in Selebi-Phikwe was unable to address the propo...
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 07:00 am
GANTSI: Modernisation has brought so many societal changes such that some people seem to have abandoned their cultural norms and are now enthralled by western culture.
Wed 23 Jul 2014, 12:00 pm
It is a wintry July morning. The pale sun does nothing to warm the chill in the air as I meet up with my ‘bush guide’, who I only know as Keabetswe.
World
Wed 30 Jul 2014, 00:16 am
More than 100 Palestinians are said to have been killed as Israel intensified its bombardment of Gaza and a ceasefire proposal was rebuffed by Hamas.
Fri 18 Jul 2014, 14:41 pm
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine are to give international investigators access to the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines jet.
Thu 19 Jun 2014, 23:28 pm
The US has imposed sanctions on Uganda for anti-gay laws it says are "counter to universal human rights".
Thu 12 Jun 2014, 19:59 pm
The 2014 Fifa World Cup begins on Thursday as hosts Brazil open the tournament against Croatia.