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  • Pontiff's unprecedented attention won loyalty of many congregants

    SOWETO, South Africa - At yesterday's generally somber Mass, hymn-singing members of the Regina Mundi Catholic Church choir danced a stutter-step down the aisle as congregants slapped hymnbooks to the beat.
  • A walk on the wild side in Zimbabwe

    A walk on the wild side in Zimbabwe
    There are a few things they tell you when you're about to walk with lions. There is a place in Zimbabwe where you can actually do this. No, seriously. I went there last fall. The story of the place can be boiled down to this: A rich Zimbabwean found...

    South African hunting defended as conservation strategy

    South African hunting defended as conservation strategy
    JOHANNESBURG — When U.S. television host Melissa Bachman posted a photo on Facebook of herself smiling and holding a rifle above the head of a lion she had shot, the response was instant. Users of the social network vilified Bachman, 30, who...

    Exclusive: Lonmin CEO denies job cuts plan, says focus is on ramp up

    JOHANNESBURG/LONDON (Reuters) - The chief executive of platinum producer Lonmin denied assertions from mining industry sources on Monday that the company aimed to cut around 5,700 jobs as part of a drive to restore profits after a five-month strike....

    Ebola fears slowing tourist flow to Africa

    Ebola fears slowing tourist flow to Africa
    The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists who had planned trips to Africa this year, especially Asians, including to destinations thousands of miles from the nearest infected community such as Kenya and South Africa. Ebola, a...