South Africa protests toxic dumping

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South Africa is facing a dilemma as it struggled to decide what to do with half a million tonnes of toxic waste. A state transport company plans to dump asbestos in the country’s northern cape, but residents are putting up a fight against the move which they see as dangerous to their health.

(Source: AlJazeeraEnglish YouTube channel)

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The fragile finances of Formula One
By this time next year, five of the current 11 Formula One teams will probably be out of business. It’s now not a question of if it will happen but merely when it will happen. Marussia and Caterham have already gone and the Sauber, Lotus and Force India teams seem ready to join them. So in 12 months time there could be just six teams left on the grid, all forced to run three-car teams to maintain the semblance of a show. That is the harsh truth that spells out the finances of Formula One today.

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