Big Brother Africa

Big Brother Amplified finale

Big Brother Amplified has been jam-packed with entertainment, drama and non-stop action from the moment the 26 housemates met on Sunday 1 May. Triumphs and tantrums, romance and rivalry, friendships and feuds, the housemates have laughed, cried, bonded, argued and danced their way through a 91 day reality TV adventure, screened live continent-wide on DStv […]

Big Brother Africa

Big Brother Amplified: Karen & Luclay likely to win BBA

AFTER three months of amplified fun and entertainment, the sixth Big Brother is coming to an end on Sunday with seven housemates remaining and two US$200,000 cash prizes up for grabs. Karen, Vina, Hanni, Sharon O, Lomwe, Luclay and Wendell are all potential winners with Karen and Luclay being the people’s favourite but voting results […]

North America

Thunder and lightning in southern Finland

Strong thunderstorms hit southern Finland and the province of Ã…land in the early afternoon on Thursday. Heavy rains have hindered traffic on the roads in some areas of Helsinki and Vantaa. Some 1,600 lightning strikes were recorded in southern Finland by 1pm, according to the Finnish Meteorological Institute. A number of places have also seen […]


Libya rebel leader Younes killed, Benghazi wobbles

One thing that’s certain is that Abdel Fateh Younes, a longtime aide of Muammar Qaddafi who defected to Libya’s rebels in February, was murdered today. But the circumstances of his death are murky and troubling. That Abdel Fateh Younes, the longtime enforcer for Muammar Qaddafi whose stunning defection to the Libyan rebellion in February was […]