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 2017-01-17 00:31 

SABC

Amber Fillary takes free diving to new heights... +

A South African woman is taking her sport to new heights by diving to new depths....

 2017-01-17 00:17 

SABC

Willie Smit on course to defend Mpumalanga Cycle Tour title... +

Willie Smit of Team RoadCover is on course to successfully defend his Mpumalanga Cycle Tour title. ...

 2017-01-17 00:03 

SABC

Jazz legends pay tribute to Klaasen... +

Jazz legends from across the country have paid tribute to legendary songstress Thandi Klaasen....

 2017-01-16 22:52 

SABC

Shiraaz Mohamed: Turkish governor asked to intervene ... +

Members of NGO, Gift of Givers have met with a Turkish governor to request help with the search for and rescue of kidnapped South African photo-journalist, Shiraaz Mohammed in Syria....

 2017-01-16 22:30 

SABC

N Cape municipalities face darkness as Eskom cuts power ... +

Five towns in the Ubuntu and Renosterberg municipalities in the Northern Cape are facing a black out from January 18....

 2017-01-16 22:14 

SABC

Right2Know calls for transparency in uncovering apartheid corruption... +

NGO Right2Know, or R2K, has added its voice to those calling for greater transparency in uncovering apartheid- era corruption....

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

The minimum wage is a step to the moral economy... +

To strengthen it, the minimum wage must be linked to other policies and interventions....

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

World Economic Forum meeting in Davos takes place at turbulent moment... +

World leaders will discuss the political turbulence of 2016, which has been decades in the making and not all to do with the 2008 financial crisis....

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

The Absa shareholders who would pay up (but probably wont have to) ... +

They include Qatar, American pensioners and the Public Investment Corporation, but the sums are smallish and payment may never happen ....

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

All bets are off when it comes to gender and maths... +

The age-old pitting of girls and boys against each other may need to be rethought because research shows its more than a battle of the sexes....

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Reflections on Home: Exploration of a fallacy... +

Home is a borderland, a conflicting zone. Its where we learn things to unlearn. Dont worry if home is painful. Make another one....

 2017-01-16 21:13 

News24

Firefighters battle blaze in Cape Town's Deer Park... +

Firefighters are battling a blaze in Oranjezicht just after extinguishing another fire a short distance away earlier....

 2017-01-16 21:13 

News24

Murder convict escapee back in court for impersonating cops... +

A man who escaped police custody after being convicted of the murder of German businessman Uwe Gemballa is expected to appear alongside three others in the Randburg Magistrates Court for impersonating the police....

 2017-01-16 21:13 

News24

Gemballa murder escapee sentenced to 25 years... +

The man who escaped from police custody after being convicted of the murder of German businessman Uwe Gemballa, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison....

 2017-01-16 21:07 

SABC

Ford recalls burning Kuga 1.6... +

A safety recall for the Ford Kuga 1.6 has been announced at a media briefing held in Pretoria. ...

 2017-01-16 21:02 

SABC

Kenya registers voters ahead of elections... +

Kenya has started registering voters ahead of the countrys general elections due in August this year....

 2017-01-16 19:56 

News24

New grisly Brazil prison massacre kills 31... +

Brazil has been hit by its second grisly prison massacre in a week, as inmates beheaded and mutilated fellow prisoners at a northern jail, leaving 31 dead....

 2017-01-16 19:56 

News24

I'm not interested in being president - Madonsela... +

Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says she has no desire to become the president of South Africa....

 2017-01-16 19:56 

News24

4 more inmates die in latest Brazil rebellion... +

Four inmates have died in a rebellion at a penitentiary in the city of Manaus as the overall death toll from bloodshed in Brazilian prisons approaches 100....

 2017-01-16 19:56 

News24

Prisoners beheaded in latest Brazil jail bloodbath... +

The latest in a string of brutal prison massacres involving suspected gang members in Brazil has killed 26 inmates, most of whom were beheaded, officials say....

 2017-01-16 19:50 

SABC

Data is a public good: UN General Assembly President... +

The United Nations (UN) World Data Forum is underway in Cape Town....

 2017-01-16 19:39 

SABC

ANCWL under fire for pronouncing presidential candidate... +

The ANC in the Western Cape says the pronouncement by the party's Women's League to back Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as the next party president, was premature and ill-disciplined....

 2017-01-16 19:30 

News24

Keep talking state capture, it's your right - EFF tells Madonsela... +

The EFF has blasted President Jacob Zuma for requesting that retired Public Protector Thuli Madonsela stop talking about the State of capture report....

 2017-01-16 19:30 

News24

Zuma on state capture report: No one can tell me to establish a commission... +

No one can instruct the president to establish a commission, or detail the steps of how it should be done, says President Jacob Zuma....

 2017-01-16 19:07 

Business Live

Overheard at Davos: A different kettle of fish... +

Ah, Davos a dateline to conjure with and venue of the World Economic Forum, where the great and the good gather for a daunting five days of debate and reflection, writes Tim Cohen...

 2017-01-16 19:06 

Business Live

US concerns grow over Chinese chip expansion... +

Chips are a key plank of Chinas ambitious industrial plans, but are viewed as real threats to US semiconductor innovation and US national security, as well as global pricing...

 2017-01-16 19:06 

Business Live

Market data - January 16 2017... +

Bonds Unit trusts Fixed deposits Preference shares Fuel prices Sanlam Stratus funds Liberty Africa investor Fairbairn Selected global stocks Metals Cross rates Forward rates...

 2017-01-16 19:04 

News24

Teen falls 10m from mountain in Cape Town... +

A teenager has fallen 10m from the Lakeside Pinnacle in Muizenberg injuring his leg and face, says Wilderness Search and Rescue....

 2017-01-16 19:04 

News24

Injured woman airlifted off Paarl mountain... +

A woman has been airlifted off the Paarl Rock Mountain after she injured her leg while hiking, paramedics say....

 2017-01-16 19:04 

News24

Rescue team heading up to trio stuck on Table Mountain... +

A rescue team has assembled to access three people stuck on a hiking route on Table Mountain....

 2017-01-16 19:04 

News24

Smash-and-grab suspect shot by Khayelitsha resident on N2... +

Two smash-and-grab suspects have been arrested after a Khayelitsha resident shot one of them on the N2, says the City of Cape Town....

 2017-01-16 19:04 

News24

Children on Boland hiking trail saved from hypothermia... +

A family has been rescued from a hiking trail in the Boland after they got into trouble with icy weather conditions, Wilderness Search and Rescue says. ...

 2017-01-16 18:38 

SABC

Turkish cargo jet crash death toll rises, 37 dead... +

A Turkish cargo jet crashed killed at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747. ...

 2017-01-16 18:12 

SABC

Dlamini, Theledi called up to Banyana squad to play France ... +

Midfielder Amanda Dlamini and goalkeeper Monnye Theledi have been called up to replace the injured Nompumelelo Nyandeni and Roxanne Barker in the Banyana Banyana squad to face France ....

 2017-01-16 18:06 

Business Live

Fancy bruised vegetables and fruit, fish heads and stale bread at £15 a dish?... +

Chef Dan Barber will open a popup restaurant converting food waste into sharing dishes and high tea, which will feature an a la carte menu for lunch and dinner...

 2017-01-16 18:06 

Business Live

US Marines land in Norway for contested deployment... +

The move coincides with the US sending several thousand troops to Poland and a row over Trump's admonishing of Nato...

 2017-01-16 17:45 

News24

AS IT HAPPENED: Ford says Kuga recall will make it safe to drive... +

Get the latest updates as Ford addresses concerns that some of its cars burst into flames....

 2017-01-16 17:45 

News24

Ford announces 'safety recall' of Kuga... +
 2017-01-16 17:19 

News24

De Lille shakes up Cape Town mayoral committee... +

The City of Cape Town has not done enough to get rid of the remnants of apartheid planning, Mayor Patricia de Lille has said, as she unveiled the new mayoral committee....

 2017-01-16 17:06 

Business Live

Western Cape boosts tourism income by R3bn with air-access strategy... +

Western Capes provincial government and partners are growing the local economy by developing direct air links to bring in record numbers of international tourists...

 2017-01-16 17:06 

Business Live

Oil prices under pressure... +

Investors doubt that OPEC and its allies can trim output enough to push up prices...

 2017-01-16 16:56 

SABC

Sputnik Arabic radio goes on air in Lebanon... +

The Sputnik Arabic radio went on air in Lebanon where it is broadcasting its social and political shows on the nations main political radio station, Voice of Lebanon....

 2017-01-16 16:54 

News24

Chumani Nqakula 'a sensitive, caring person'... +

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has said a final goodbye to her son Chumani at his funeral in Johannesburg after he was stabbed to death last weekend....

 2017-01-16 16:54 

News24

I saved a child from abuse and abandonment - Mapisa-Nqakula... +

Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has denied abusing state resources to bring a Burundian woman into the country....

 2017-01-16 16:54 

News24

Sunday Times 'twisted' facts on child rescued from life of abuse Mapisa-Nqakula... +

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has replied to a Sunday Times report....

 2017-01-16 16:28 

News24

It could have been handled better - Makhura on psychiatric patients' deaths... +

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has assured the families of psychiatric patients, who died while in the care of the provincial health system, that justice will prevail....

 2017-01-16 16:28 

News24

4 horses died since outbreak of sickness in Western Cape - MEC... +

Four horses have died since the April outbreak of African Horse Sickness in the Boland area of the Western Cape, Economic Opportunities MEC Alan Winde says....

 2017-01-16 16:28 

News24

How did 36 people die?... +

Health Ombudsman, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, has been tasked with investigating the deaths of 36 psychiatric patients in Gauteng within a period of two months. ...

 2017-01-16 16:28 

News24

African Horse Sickness restrictions lifted in Boland - MEC... +

The limits on movement established to contain an outbreak of African Horse Sickness in the Boland have been lifted, Western Cape Economic Opportunities MEC Alan Winde says....

 2017-01-16 16:28 

News24

African Horse Sickness restrictions eased in Western Cape - MEC... +

Restrictions on transporting horses have been relaxed as no new cases of African Horse Sickness have been detected in the Western Cape, Economic Opportunities MEC Alan Winde says....

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