Easter blasts at Sri Lanka hotels and churches kill at least 207
The attacks were the worst act of violence to hit the country in the decade since the end of a bloody civil war that killed up to 100 000 people



Matriarch sent to visit her ancestors
Traditional funeral rituals are appropriate for a 116-year-old princess who shunned the ways of the West


Whose responsibility is it anyway?
A 2018 survey found that 51% of Gauteng residents don’t know which sphere is responsible for water and sanitation services

M&G Africa

Sudan's army ruler vows to hand 'power to the people'
General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan pledged to respond to demonstrators' demands and confirmed that cash had been seized from deposed Bashir's residence


German prosecutors charge ex-VW boss with fraud
Prosecutors in Brunswick, in northern Germany, said they had charged former VW CEO Martin Winterkorn and four other managers


Belief can move mountains – and transform schools
It only takes a good human being, who treats everyone with respect, to cast doubt on one’s ability to kill off God


Retail focus for banking’s phoenix
The African Bank, which relied on unsecured lending, has diversified its product offerings


Comedian Zelensky wins Ukraine presidency in landslide
Volodymyr Zelensky, whose only previous political role was playing the president in a TV show, trounced incumbent Petro Poroshenko


Why do governments trust Big Pharma more than their citizens?
Italy has come up with a plan to slash the cost of medicines by May. But for the strategy to work, they need everyone to get on board.

Arts & Culture

The oneness of all things
A melody pierced the membrane of childhood ennui and life was never the same


Liverpool lead again as Man Utd, Arsenal falter in top four chase
Jürgen Klopp's men have now won their last nine games in all competitions, to also set up a Champions League semi-final against Barcelona

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