Monday, January 17, 2022

World News

WHO warns deadly Omicron should not be called mild

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned against describing the Omicron variant as mild, saying it is killing people across the world. Recent studies suggest that Omicron is less likely to make people seriously ill than previously Covid variants. But the record number of people catching it has left health systems under severe pressure, said […]


Dineo Ranaka responds to exploitation claims

Media personality and businesswoman Dineo Ranaka has responded to allegations of “exploitation” levelled against her by makeup artist Felicia Zwane. In a statement, Felicia alleged that Dineo had tried to backtrack on paying her what she was due for promoting the star’s makeup brand, LuvDR in December. Zwane said she was contacted by Ranaka’s team […]

US actress Joan Copeland dies aged 99

US actress Joan Copeland, who starred on Broadway and in TV shows like Law and Order, has died at the age of 99. Her son, Eric, confirmed the news of her passing, saying his mother died in her sleep in her New York apartment. Copeland was the sister of playwright Arthur Miller and one time […]