Saturday, Feb 04, 2023



It's time to put the World in the World Cup

October 18, 2022 6:01 pm

Namibia beating Sri Lanka and Scotland upstaging West Indies would have thrilled the cricket romantics rooting for the underdogs. But these upcoming teams, sometimes derogatorily termed 'minnows', have a long road to travel before mixing it with the big boys.

Namibia's win might have made India's World T20 road tougher

October 17, 2022 7:04 am

Sunday's upset has put Namibia in a great position to advance. One victory over either the Netherlands or the United Arab Emirates will probably do the needful.

How mass migration of players from South Africa made Namibia stronger, upset Sri Lanka in World T20 opener

October 17, 2022 7:09 pm

If the qualifying line-up lacked buzz -- for some, the real deal begins on October 22 when Australia and New Zealand duel; for others, it starts on October 23 when Pakistan and India encounter each other -- this match would go a long way in infusing interest and intrigue in the tournament.

Jan Frylinck: The comic and street-fighter who helped Namibia beat Sri Lanka in World T20's first upset

October 17, 2022 7:06 am

Jan Frylinck's all-round performance helped Namibia beat Sri Lanka by 55 runs in the opening match of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup: Namibia stun Sri Lanka by 55 runs in tournament opener

October 16, 2022 1:36 pm

The 70-run stand for the seventh wicket between Jan Frylinck and JJ Smit helped Namibia to beat Sri Lanka by 55 runs.

Under cheetah deal, sought India’s support on lifting ivory ban: Namibia

October 13, 2022 10:29 am

It will be put to vote again in November, and if India supports this, it will mark a radical shift in position given that it has backed a total ban on ivory trade since the 1980s.

The Sans of Namibia. A life on margins of society

August 07, 2022 9:18 am

Ellison Tjirera writes: Who are the San people, and what is their position? Historical accounts indicate that the San people are the first indigenous people of Southern Africa. As hunter-gathers, they foraged the entire southern African region, living modestly and sustainably with nature.

India inks MoU with Namibia to reintroduce cheetahs

July 20, 2022 7:23 pm

The MoU was signed by Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Bhupender Yadav and the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Namibia Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, in New Delhi, and also covers cooperation on wildlife conservation and sustainable biodiversity utilisation.

Colonial looted art: Namibia recovers 23 objects from Germany

June 01, 2022 7:17 pm

Objects from Berlin's Ethnological Museum will be presented to the Namibian public. But why is this return only a loan?

India make short work of Namibia to pull curtain down on Kohli-Shastri era in T20s

November 09, 2021 7:35 am

From the stadium atmosphere to the players’ body language, it was a fare-thee-well fixture for India.


An ophthalmologist's photography quest brings 'Pristine' imagery

September 17, 2021 6:48 pm

The online photo exhibition covers three different unexplored locations namely Arctic Circle, Iceland (2010); Antelope Canyon, Arizona USA (2010; and the Great Namib Desert, Namibia 2015