China sentences US geologist to 8 years in jail

By Andy Rice 5 July 2010

Xue Feng, the US geologist convicted of selling Chinese state secrets has finally been sentenced, 2.5 years after his original arrest. Feng faces eight years in jail, or must pay a fine of almost $30,000. Read more: Reuters



Zondo Commission will be long and thorough – will it outlast President Ramaphosa?

By Ferial Haffajee

Microwave popcorn is nothing special. You can have the same effect with normal popcorn kernels and a brown paper bag.