Otago Daily Times: World News

Pistorius jailed five years for killing

Pistorius jailed five years for killing

A South African judge has sentenced Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius to five years in prison for the negligent killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.

Canada cops kill 'radicalized' driver who rammed soldiers

Canada cops kill 'radicalized' driver who rammed soldiers

A Canadian man who was killed by police on Monday after trying to run over two soldiers in Quebec "had become radicalized," the government said after the first such incident in Canada since the country joined the fight against Islamic State militants.

China-backed hackers may have infiltrated iCloud - blog

China-backed hackers may have infiltrated iCloud - blog

Apple Inc's iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes the country's government is behind the campaign.

French business chief killed in Moscow plane accident

French business chief  killed in Moscow plane accident

The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, has been killed in an airplane collision with a snow plough at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova says.

Murder suspect may have killed for decades

Murder suspect may have killed for decades

A convicted sex offender suspected of murdering at least seven women and leaving the bodies in abandoned houses in northwest Indiana may be a serial killer who has killed others in the state as far back as 20 years ago, local police say.

Royal baby due in April: palace

Royal baby due in April: palace

It has been confirmed that Prince William and Kate's second baby is due in April.

Pistorius to be sentenced for girlfriend's killing

Pistorius to be sentenced for girlfriend's killing

A judge will pass sentence on athlete Oscar Pistorius today for killing his girlfriend after one of the most sensational murder trials in South Africa's history - and the decision could fuel controversy over the state of the country's justice system.

Anger after birth on street outside Egyptian hospital

Anger after birth on street outside Egyptian hospital

An Egyptian hospital director was suspended after a video purporting to show a woman giving birth on the facility's doorstep caused an uproar among citizens tired of overcrowded and understaffed medical centres.

ODT/directory - Local Businesses

CompanyLocationBusiness Type
Panbam StationeryDunedinStationery
Peninsula Medical CentreDunedinMedical Centres
Riverview Landscape & NurseryLuggateLandscape Gardeners
Golden Gate LodgeCromwellLodges
Syndicate content