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 2017-10-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Treatment waiting times continue to surge as KZN cancer services fail... +

Cancer patients are waiting up to nine months for treatment, says the South African Human Rights Commission....

 2017-10-22 20:53 

News24

Three injured in Lanseria Airport emergency landing... +

Three men sustained burns and traumatic injuries when their light aircraft made an emergency landing at Lanseria Airport....

 2017-10-22 20:53 

News24

Engine fire forces landing of Saudi-bound Sudan plane... +

A Sudanese passenger plane flying to Saudi Arabia with 125 people on board made an emergency landing after one of its engines caught fire, the civil aviation ministry has said....

 2017-10-22 20:53 

News24

Helicopter used in rescue after light aircraft makes emergency landing... +

Two injured passengers of a light aircraft have been found lying next to it after they had to make an apparent emergency landing on the mountains between Wakkerstroom and Dirkiesdorp, paramedics say....

 2017-10-22 20:36 

Business Live

Trump allows release of John F Kennedy assassination secret files... +

As a 25-year embargo draws to end, public will be able to view classified documents on former presidents death...

 2017-10-22 20:35 

SABC

46 swine flu deaths recorded from single hospital in southern India... +

Up to 46 people have died due to swine flu in a hospital in India's southern Hyderabad city in the past ten months....

 2017-10-22 20:17 

SABC

Land reform process at standstill: NGOs... +

Non-governmental organisations fighting for the rights of farm dwellers are of the view that the solution to challenges facing farm dwellers is the appointment of a special master....

 2017-10-22 20:07 

SABC

WHO reverses Mugabe ambassador appointment... +

The head of the World Health Organization on Sunday reversed his decision to name Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador, following widespread uproar....

 2017-10-22 20:03 

SABC

Thousands of learners are ready for matric exams... +

The Gauteng Education Department has advised learners, who are preparing to write their 2017 National Senior Certificate examinations, to remain calm and stay focused....

 2017-10-22 19:38 

News24

British leisure park in lockdown over gunman... +

A British leisure park near Birmingham is in lockdown with witnesses telling UK media a gunman had taken hostages at a bowling alley....

 2017-10-22 19:37 

News24

2 bowling alley staff 'taken hostage' near Birmingham... +

British media report that a man with a shotgun has taken two hostages at a bowling alley at a shopping and leisure centre in Nuneaton near Birmingham....

 2017-10-22 19:37 

SABC

Mediclinic approaches Spire about takeover ... +

South African private hospitals operator Mediclinic International has approached Spire Healthcare about a deal to take full control of Britain's second-largest healthcare....

 2017-10-22 19:35 

Business Live

Japanese network buys FoxP2 advertising agency... +

Dentsu Aegis and its empowerment trust will acquire a majority stake subject to approval from SAs competition regulators...

 2017-10-22 18:50 

SABC

[Watch] Ramaphosa addresses SANCO Bua Moagi Programme ... +

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is in Mahikeng to commemorate the life of one of the renowned international leaders of the Working Class, Ernesto Che Guevara. ...

 2017-10-22 18:47 

News24

UFS students arrested over latest unrest... +

Forty-six University of the Free State students have been arrested since Thursday evening, following the latest protest action over fees....

 2017-10-22 18:47 

News24

Dlamini-Zuma bemoans poverty, suffering of women... +

Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has called for the ANC and South Africans to promote unity as part of an effort to strengthen democracy....

 2017-10-22 18:35 

Business Live

All eyes on nuclear plan amid claim of secret Russian talks... +

Opposition and anticorruption groups vow to remain vigilant as news report alleges energy minister deal...

 2017-10-22 17:56 

News24

Twitter reacts after WHO revokes appointment of Mugabe... +

Twitter is abuzz following the decision by the head of the World Health Organisation to withdraw his appointment of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a ...

 2017-10-22 17:56 

News24

WHO reverses Mugabe goodwill ambassador appointment... +

The head of the World Health Organisation says it has reversed his decision to name Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador, saying it was in the ...

 2017-10-22 17:56 

News24

Mugabe WHO appointment 'absolutely unacceptable, ridiculous': Canada PM... +

The appointment of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organisation is ...

 2017-10-22 17:37 

SABC

Duarte cautions ANC presidential hopefuls, urges unity... +

ANC deputy secretary-general, Jessie Duarte, has criticised some of the ANC presidential hopefuls for the way they are conducting their campaigns....

 2017-10-22 17:30 

News24

UK police report that incident is 'not terror related'... +

UK police in Birmingham report that activity at a shopping centre is ...

 2017-10-22 17:30 

News24

Man holds hostages in Birmingham - police... +

Police in central England are warning the public to stay away from a shopping centre in Birmingham where British media report a man with a shotgun has taken hostages....

 2017-10-22 17:05 

News24

Plett tour guide dies of heart attack while transporting tourists... +

A tour guide has died of a heart attack while transporting a group of tourists in Plettenberg Bay, the National Sea Rescue Institute says....

 2017-10-22 16:53 

SABC

Maimane warns DA members against corruption... +

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has warned party members against getting involved in corruption saying this would bring the party into disrepute....

 2017-10-22 16:50 

SABC

Mahlangu must account for Esidimeni tragedy: DA... +

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says former Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu should immediately be subpoenaed to appear before the Esidimeni arbitration hearings....

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

UK police make new arrest in London Bridge attack inquiry... +

London police have made a new arrest in the investigation of the London Bridge terrorist attack...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

Italian tanker captain dies at sea near Durban... +

An Italian tanker captain has died of a presumed heart attack just off the coast of Durban, the NSRI says. ...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

Heart attack, stroke - silent killers... +

Heart attack, stroke - silent killers...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

Government saddened by death of health spokesperson Joe Maila... +

Government has expressed shock and sadness following the death of Joe Maila, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's spokesperson. ...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

Grande returning to stage for Manchester show... +

Ariana Grande's manager Scooter Braun says the ...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

2 further arrests in London terror attack... +

London's top anti-terror officer says two more ...

 2017-10-22 16:40 

News24

Son discovers father's body, minus private parts... +

The family of a Southern Cape dairy farmer were dealt a double shock when their loved one was not only found dead after a massive heart attack, but his half-blind and elderly dog also apparently ate his private parts....

 2017-10-22 16:27 

SABC

Casac calls for a better crime prevention strategy... +

Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (CASAC) has called on government to urgently come up with a comprehensive plan to fight crime....

 2017-10-22 16:18 

Mail & Guardian

SA Human rights lawyers arrested in Tanzania for 'promoting homosexuality'... +

The arrests took place in Dar es Salaam last Tuesday when the Tanzanian police raided a legal consultation meeting....

 2017-10-22 16:15 

News24

ANC MPs resist state capture probe... +

Delegation appeals to Luthuli House, saying it is a factional exercise by supporters of Ramaphosa....

 2017-10-22 16:11 

SABC

South Africans urged to show compassion for breast cancer survivors... +

Over 19-million women, aged 15 years and older, face the risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer....

 2017-10-22 16:00 

SABC

UN chief to visit CAR amid tense security situation... +

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is expected to arrive in the Central African Republic on Tuesday, as violence between Muslim and Christian militias has intensified in the past few months....

 2017-10-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Electrification of the South African Automotive Industry... +

What it would take to electrify the automotive sector asks Trevor Hill, the head of Audi South Africa....

 2017-10-22 15:47 

SABC

Fest brings delectable cuisines to Tshwane... +

The Tshwane Food Fest which will take place in Tshwane next Saturday the 28th October will be giving the avid food lover the opportunity to experience various African cuisines....

 2017-10-22 15:30 

SABC

Miss SA eyes Miss Universe crown... +

Miss SA 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has set her sights on the Miss Universe crown. She has been busy preparing for the competition, which is set to take place on Sunday 26 November....

 2017-10-22 15:25 

News24

2 hijacking suspects killed in Inanda shootout with police... +

Two suspects have been killed during a shootout with police in Inanda, north of Durban, say police....

 2017-10-22 15:25 

News24

Italy police bust Nigerian sex ring... +

Police in Italy have arrested 11 Nigerians for allegedly trafficking young women and girls from Nigeria to exploit them as sex slaves....

 2017-10-22 15:25 

News24

Hawks rescue 72 foreigners believed to be trafficking victims... +

Authorities have rescued 72 foreigners believed to have been trafficked into the country illegally and used as cheap labour at a factory in KwaZulu-Natal, according to the Hawks....

 2017-10-22 15:25 

News24

South African woman rescued from sex-trafficking ring in Malaysia... +

A 24-year-old Bloemfontein woman has been rescued from a suspected sex-trafficking enterprise in Malaysia, and is expected to return home to South Africa by Monday....

 2017-10-22 14:20 

SABC

Minister wishes matriculants well... +

The Basic Education Department has given the assurance that all systems are in place for the 2017 National Senior Certificate examinations which will start tomorrow....

 2017-10-22 14:08 

News24

Council votes in favour of selling Tshwane mayoral mansion... +

The Tshwane Council has voted in favour of selling the mayoral mansion and for the proceeds to be used for basic municipal services, the city said....

 2017-10-22 13:45 

SABC

Thirty-six suspects nabbed for rhino poaching... +

Thirty-six suspects, aged between 22 and 40, have been arrested for crimes related to rhino poaching in the past three weeks....

 2017-10-22 13:31 

SABC

Arts and Culture Trust on drive to unearth young talent... +

The Arts and Culture Trust afforded young performers the chance to showcase their talent in front of a live audience and impress a panel of judges, in order to gain a scholarship...

 2017-10-22 13:18 

News24

LATEST: WHO chief says 'rethinking approach' after Mugabe appointment uproar... +

The head of the World Health Organisation says he is ...

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