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H&M posts rise in quarterly profit, plans 400 new stores

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz says its earnings rose by 12 percent in the fourth quarter, boosted by expansion in the United States & China. Net…

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S.Africa road named after last apartheid president

Cape Town (AFP) – A Cape Town highway was renamed on Wednesday after the last president of South Africa's white-minority apartheid government, FW de Klerk, despite fierce opposition. The proposal…

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Nigeria military warned before major Boko Haram attacks: Amnesty

Lagos (AFP) – Amnesty International on Wednesday claimed that Nigeria's military top brass were warned of brutal Boko Haram attacks on the northeast towns of Baga & Monguno this month…

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Amla, Rossouw set up big win for South Africa

Centurion (South Africa) (AFP) – Hashim Amla & Rilee Rossouw both hit centuries for the second time in the series to set up a 131-run win for South Africa in…

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Italy hails 'turning point' in battle against 'Ndrangheta mafia

Rome (AFP) – Italian police on Wednesday ordered the arrest of more than 160 alleged members of the 'Ndrangheta mafia in what prosecutors & politicians hailed as a historic setback…

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Guinea, Mali coaches say drawing lots unfair

Mongomo (Equatorial Guinea) (AFP) – The coaches of Mali & Guinea Wednesday criticised drawing lots to decide which country reaches the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals. A 1-1 draw in…

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Two hot Android smartphones have just started getting Android 5.0 Lollipop

A few months old, Android 5.0 Lollipop has yet to become available to most Android smartphone & tablet users, yet some European Android fans will surely be thrilled to find out that…

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Head of games leaves Angry Birds company Rovio

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finland's Rovio & the head of its games operation, Jami Laes, have parted company as the business behind Angry Birds continues to grapple with an increasingly competitive…

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SS&C Tech in talks to buy Advent Software for $2.3 billion: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Financial software company SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc is in talks to buy accounting software maker Advent Software Inc for approximately $2.3 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with…

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Icahn on CNBC says his son was right on Netflix, wished he bought more

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Wednesday that he sold Netflix Inc shares too soon, admitting that his son Brett & fund co-manager David Schechter…

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