Buchi Emecheta, a British-based Nigerian writer who, in “Second-Class Citizen,” “The Joys of Motherhood” and other novels, gave voice to African women struggling to reconcile traditional roles with the demands of modernity, died on Jan.
Justin Timberlake and Justin Rose reflected on a day of superb shots at Pebble Beach at the Sky Cart, where Timberlake admitted that Sky Sports is his No 1 favourite when he’s in the UK!
Deep in the Amazon, the rain forest once covered ancient secrets. Spread across hundreds of thousands of acres are massive, geometric earthworks. The carvings stretch out in circles and squares that can be as big as a city block, with trenches up to 12 yards wide and 13 feet deep.
DAKAR, Senegal — Julius Ikena’s trade business is at a standstill because he cannot make electronic payments to his partners. Andrew Mofor cannot get access to the small fortune — 800 euros, or about $850 — that his daughter sent him through an online banking system.
Suppose there were a way to pump up the economy, reduce inequality and put an end to destructive housing bubbles like the one that contributed to the Great Recession.
Johanna Konta and Heather Watson teamed up to help Great Britain beat Croatia 2-1 and reach April’s Fed Cup World Group II play-offs.
Top seed Marin Cilic will be in action at the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam where Martin Klizan will be looking to defend his title, and you can watch the drama unfold, live on Sky Sports.
PARIS — A French farmer who smuggled African migrants to safety, defying the authorities in an effort that his supporters likened to the Underground Railroad, was essentially given a slap on the wrist by a court on Friday.