SA Express Resumes Flights – SA Express on Monday confirmed that it will resume flying from Tuesday, May 3, following its temporary 42-hour suspension by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) for issues related to the airline’s quality assurance systems. [iol]
Arrest Me, Malema Dares Zuma – Julius Malema has insisted he will not be intimidated by the ANC’s effort to implement treason charges against him. [mg]
Absa Says No To Meeting With Gupta-Linked Minister – Absa won’t be meeting with Gupta-linked Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. [tlive]
Guptas ‘Backed’ Oros’ R140k Monthly Bond – Evidence suggests that ANC Youth League president Collen Maine received a generous helping hand from the Gupta family to afford his swanky golf estate home. [cp]
Brazil Blocks WhatsApp – A regional judge on Monday ordered all telephone operators in Brazil to block WhatsApp, the popular messaging app owned by Facebook, for failing to turn over data as part of an ongoing drug trafficking investigation. [cnn]
Man Wrongfully Convicted Of Murder Awaits His Exoneration, 52 Years Later – A couple of years ago, Paul Gatling, a retired landscaper in Virginia, happened to see an article in a local newspaper about the Brooklyn district attorney’s efforts to identify wrongful convictions. [nyt]
Hewitt Goes To Supreme Court Of Appeal – Convicted rapist and former tennis star Bob Hewitt’s leave to appeal his six year jail term is expected to get underway in the Supreme Court of Appeal on Tuesday. [enca]
Obama Reflects On Raid That Killed Bin Laden Five Years Ago – On the fifth anniversary of the Special Forces raid that killed Osama bin Laden, President Obama reflected Monday that the mission was worth the risk because “I had confidence that I could get our guys back.” [washtim]
Vladimir Putin’s Newest Target: Children – Radical pro-Kremlin activists now beat up journalists, intellectuals, poets—even schoolchildren. All with impunity. [beast]
British Soccer Team Leicester Celebrates 5,000-1 Title Success – Leicester City’s Premier League title dream became reality on Monday when one of the greatest sporting fairytales reached its conclusion in west London where chasing Tottenham Hotspur were held 2-2 by Chelsea. [reuters]
Rosberg Takes Russian Grand Prix For Seventh Win In A Row – Germany’s Nico Rosberg has continued his perfect run of form in Formula 1 by claiming his 7th straight victory with the latest at the 2016 Russian Grand Prix. [ptv]
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Hulk Suing Gawker For Allegedly Leaking His Racist Tirade – After his $140 million legal victory against the gossip website, the famous pro wrestler has filed a second lawsuit over his surreptitiously recorded sex tapes — hitting the site with a new claim for allegedly leaking sealed court documents to the National Enquirer that quoted him making racists remarks. [nyp]
Woman’s Big Mother’s Day Surprise: A 5.9kg Baby – A first-time Australian mother has received a giant surprise just in time for Mother’s Day after she gave birth to a baby weighing just under six kilograms (and just shy of 13 pounds). [stuff]
Remains Of Climbing Legend Alex Lowe Found On Tibetan Mountain – The American known as ‘Lungs With Legs’ was climbing the 8,013m Shishapangma in 1999 when he was hit by an avalanche. [guardian]
Iconic Prince Jacket Worn In ‘Purple Rain’ Up For Auction – An iconic jacket worn by Prince in the 1984 film “Purple Rain” will be auctioned in Los Angeles in June, auction house Profiles in History said Friday. [tele]
Justin Bieber Ditches Dreadlocks, Sports Freshly Shaved Head – Belieb it, Beliebers: Justin Bieber is dreadlocked no more. The pop superstar has ditched the dreads that threw so many fans into a tizzy a month ago when he started displaying them on Instagram. [today]
Princess Charlotte’s First Birthday: £30,000 Gold Rattle Among Presents For Royal Toddler – Her toy box already contains gifts from a king, two queens, four presidents and three prime ministers, so if the past year is anything to go by, Princess Charlotte will need an extra bedroom for all of her presents when she celebrates her first birthday. [tele]
Beyoncé Makes History With Record-Breaking Lemonade – All hail Queen Bey — the singer’s visual album Lemonade took the Internet by storm when it dropped last weekend and now it’s made history as it topped the Billboard 200 after its first week. [time]
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