The oil-rich home of glitz, the United Arab Emirates, has appointed new ministers of "tolerance" and "happiness" as part of a cabinet reshuffle, as it attempts to cement its position as the Arab world's most eye-catching nation.
Exactly why the Proteas waited until England had them by the throat, gasping for survival and battling to avoid another series shellacking before producing their best batting performance beggared belief.
Stage 7 of Dakar 2016 brought to an end not only the race's foray into Bolivia‚ but also a series of high-altitude stages that did not suit the naturally aspirated V8 petrol engines of the Toyota Hilux race vehicles.
Dr Michael Mol and John Berry's new cookbook is aimed at the everyday family cook who has their eye on healthier meals, but that doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. Try their recipe for chocolate tartlets