Africa

A 14-man Bulls snatched a 22-20 win over Western Province in their Currie Cup encounter at Newlands on Saturday night. Replacement back Marco Jansen van Vuren’s late try proved decisive as the men from Pretoria claimed a win that looked unlikely when prop Jacques van Rooyen received a red card

Thailand

Meliá Koh Samui is pulling out all the stops to mark its first Christmas and New Year with jolly good cheer, ushering in experiences ranging from tropical barbecues around beach bonfires and all-day tapas to lighting up a large Christmas tree, a visit by Santa Claus and plenty of Christmas

Thailand

First made-in-China nuclear reactor online Hualong One debut seen as milestone in drive to reduce dependence on Western technology The Taishan complex in Guangdong is one of 47 nuclear power plants in China, where another 13 are under construction. (Photo: EDF Energy via Wikimedia Commons) BEIJING: China has powered up

World

In a statement Saturday, Rouhani, referring to Israel, blamed the “usurper Zionist regime” for the killing and said Fakhrizadeh’s death would not impede Iran’s scientific “achievements.” In a separate speech, Rouhani tied the killing to President Trump’s coming departure from office. Trump — who withdrew the United States from a