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 2018-04-19 20:49 

News24

IGI Dintwe is misleading the public, says Arthur Fraser...

Former director general of the State Security Agency Arthur Fraser says Inspector General of Intelligence Setlhomamaru Dintwe must still undergo a process to obtain full security clearance....

 2018-04-19 20:34 

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MPs call for inquiry into allegations of North West communal property corruption...

Allegations of corruption, including that a government official owns shares in a communal property association, have surfaced during public hearings in the North West....

 2018-04-19 20:33 

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Couple attacked on North West farm...

A couple has survived an attack on a farm in the North West after robbers assaulted them and made off with their firearms, cellphones and a car....

 2018-04-19 20:28 

Business Live

Momentum builds for Pick n Pay's own label...

CEO Richard Brasher says the retailer has kept its average selling price inflation in check and well below Statistics SA's official figure...

 2018-04-19 20:22 

News24

Britain spy case: Watchdog rejects Russia nerve agent claim...

Global chemical weapon watchdog chief rejects Russian claims that traces of a second nerve agent were discovered in the English where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were targeted in a poisoning attack....

 2018-04-19 20:02 

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Police will protect Malema, Sitole assures EFF MP...

National Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Khehla Sitole says a threat assessment has been conducted following allegations of a plot to assassinate EFF leader Julius Malema....

 2018-04-19 19:46 

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JUST IN: 2 officials arrested for allegedly helping 16 inmates escape from 'Sun City'...

Two correctional services officers have been arrested for allegedly helping 16 inmates escape from Medium A Johannesburg Correctional Centre almost two weeks ago....

 2018-04-19 19:43 

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Police 'promised too much' in Senzo Meyiwa investigation - Sitole...

The police have had to answer to MPs about "hiccups" in the investigation of goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa's death....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

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Egypt exhibiting previously unseen Ptolemaic artifacts...

Egypt is exhibiting artifacts from the Ptolemaic period for the first time in The Egyptian Museum in Cairo....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

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G Bissau parliament meets for the first time in two years...

Guinea Bissau's parliament has met for the first time in nearly two years after the appointment of a consensus prime minister to end a dragging political crisis....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

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Angola passes law to attract foreign investment...

Angola has passed a law scrapping rules that previously forced foreign investors to partner with local firms, as President Joao Lourenco tries to revive the oil-dependant economy....

 2018-04-19 19:32 

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Police make breakthrough in kidnappings with 7 arrests...

Police are investigating whether seven people arrested in connection with three kidnapping cases in Gauteng can be linked to other cases around the country....

 2018-04-19 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Twin Peaks is a step closer to realisation...

The South African financial services sector has had a new "sheriff" since April 1 writes Shayne Krige....

 2018-04-19 19:27 

Business Live

Billionaire Bollore anoints son Yannick as new Vivendi chairman...

The top investor says it's time to make room for a younger generation — but stays himself ahead of a showdown in Italy...

 2018-04-19 19:24 

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Police commissioner pledges full support for state capture probe...

Lieutenant General Khehla Sitole says the police will ask Treasury for funds to ensure that the Hawks have the necessary resources in their investigation of state capture....

 2018-04-19 19:20 

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Kouga mayor loses 9-year battle with cancer...

Kouga Mayor Elza van Lingen has died, at the age of 68, after a nine-year battle with breast cancer....

 2018-04-19 19:01 

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Britons in Europe need post-Brexit certainty too - think-tank...

The European Union should stop waiting to see what the final Brexit deal is and "urgently" start planning for Britons who live on their territory now, a think-tank says....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

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'Lies, land and leases' Western Cape MPLs debate land expropriation...

The ANC has been accused in the Western Cape legislature of using land expropriation without compensation as a populist deflection tactic....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

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Gupta-owned mines' rehabilitation fund case postponed...

All parties involved in an urgent court application by the Gupta-owned Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines have agreed to postpone the case to May 31 and June 1....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Asian market lifts Heineken...

Strong demand for Heineken's Tiger brand in Asia helped the brewer to mitigate the effects of cold weather in Europe in the first quarter....

 2018-04-19 18:29 

News24

Senegal police fire teargas to break up anti-government protest...

Police have fired teargas to break up a protest in Senegal's capital Dakar and arrested several people, including a former premier, protesting against a move to raise the bar for presidential candidates....

 2018-04-19 18:28 

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Egypt FM warn Ethiopia over Nile River dam...

Egypt's foreign minister has delivered a warning to Ethiopia over a dam it is building on a Nile River tributary....

 2018-04-19 18:28 

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Morocco's child maids suffer like 'slaves'...

"Even a pet animal is better treated," sobs 17-year-old Fatima, one of thousands of young girls who have been exploited and too often abused while working as housemaids for unscrupulous employers in Morocco....

 2018-04-19 18:27 

Business Live

BREAKING: Transnet finance chief Garry Pita resigns...

Pita cites his deteriorating health in a 'highly pressured work environment' after Trillian revelations; Mark Gregg-McDonald will take over as interim finance head at the state-owned rail utility...

 2018-04-19 18:14 

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Two nabbed after 4-year-old girl shot dead in 'gang crossfire' in Cape Town...

Two people have been arrested for the murder of a four-year-old girl in Uitsig, Cape Town, while police are searching for suspects in a double murder, committed in the same area....

 2018-04-19 17:40 

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Ramaphosa leaves UK early to resolve Mahikeng chaos...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short his visit to the UK to hold an urgent meeting with ANC leaders over the protests in Mahikeng, which have centred around dissatisfaction over premier Supra Mahumapelo's leadership....

 2018-04-19 17:34 

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Businessman Vivian Reddy secures interdict against disruption of multi-billion rand projects...

Durban businessman Vivian Reddy has secured an interdict stopping two controversial "economic empowerment" groups from shutting down construction sites on three projects worth more than R5.5bn....

 2018-04-19 17:28 

Business Live

Commodities in wild swings as US talks of more Russia sanctions...

Saudi Arabia is still pushing for oil at up to $100 also added to volatile trading; Wall Street equity indices fell on a broad-based tech-stock slump...

 2018-04-19 17:28 

Business Live

Zimbabwe's 2018 elections the most important 'in our lifetime', says Biti...

Former finance minister Tendai Biti says Nelson Chamisa, a 39-year-old lawyer, will run as the coalition candidate — and his youth will play out well among voters...

 2018-04-19 17:27 

Business Live

Black Business Council 'disappointed' Thulani Gcabashe sided with Mark Lamberti...

BBC head Kganki Matabane says the council had expected Gcabashe to be 'a progressive agent of change' within the companies...

 2018-04-19 17:20 

News24

Ramaphosa to bestow National Orders on 'exceptional' South Africans...

Veteran actress Lillian Dube, former deputy chief justice Dikgang Moseneke and Proteas star Hashim Amla will be among those receiving South Africa's top honours at the National Orders ceremony,...

 2018-04-19 17:19 

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King renames Swaziland as 'eSwatini'...

The king of Swaziland, one of the world's few absolute monarchs, has announced that his country had changed its name to eSwatini to mark 50 years since independence from British rule...

 2018-04-19 17:19 

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DRC football chief provisionally released in embezzlement probe...

The head of the Democratic Republic of Congo's football association, who also serves on world governing body FIFA, was provisionally released, after being held for 21 hours as part of an embezzlement probe, an investigating magistrate has said....

 2018-04-19 17:19 

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E Guinea calls for African 'human rights institutions'...

Equatorial Guinea has called for national human rights institutions to replace international organisations across Africa, after facing accusations of a bloody crackdown following a failed coup bid last year....

 2018-04-19 17:15 

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Application for recognition of Muslim marriages not for symbolic outcome Women's Legal Centre...

The Women's Legal Centre has argued in court that the Divorce Act should apply to the dissolution of Muslim marriages....

 2018-04-19 17:09 

Business Report (IOL)

Controversial CFO Garry Pita resigns from Transnet...

Transnet announced late on Thursday that their Chief Financial Officer Garry Pita has resigned....

 2018-04-19 16:58 

News24

Japan finance official denies sexual misconduct allegation...

Japan's vice finance minister has denied sexual misconduct allegations against him and challenged a TV station's report that its employee was a victim....

 2018-04-19 16:58 

News24

'That's how she's wired': Pilot lauded for handling crisis...

The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation....

 2018-04-19 16:45 

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BREAKING: Missing Ironman contestant's body recovered in Port Elizabeth harbour...

The body of 48-year-old triathlete from Gabon, David Bellet-Brissaud, has been found by police in the Port Elizabeth harbour....

 2018-04-19 16:31 

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Karabo Mokoena's ex-lover tells court: 'She was violent and addicted to the high life'...

Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe has painted the Karabo Mokoena as a violent person who was "addicted" to the high life....

 2018-04-19 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: The most expensive locations in the world for business travel...

According to ECA International, New York is the most expensive location...

 2018-04-19 16:25 

Business Live

Reducing corporate tax alone will not attract additional investment...

But as the Davis Tax Committee's report reveals, amendments to both corporate tax and dividends withholding tax, might work, writes Tertius Troost...

 2018-04-19 16:25 

Business Live

German court rules that advert blocking apps are legal...

The court struck down the case brought by Axel Springer, and overturned a lower court decision that operating a 'white list' was tantamount to unfair competition...

 2018-04-19 16:25 

Business Live

We've seen this all before, committee says on getting Eskom's financial reports...

However, the portfolio committee on public enterprises has welcomed the continuing Eskom investigation into 239 cases of employee misconduct...

 2018-04-19 16:10 

News24

#News24 ICYMI: Tensions in Mahikeng; AfriForum piles pressure on NPA over Malema prosecution; and the very real world of WWE...

Commuters are set for another day of pain as the countrywide bus strike rolls on, DJ Dino Michael and his wife Janine are granted bail and banks are free to choose their own auditors, says the SA Reserve Bank in the aftermath of a KPMG scandal....

 2018-04-19 16:01 

News24

Ethiopia prime minister names new cabinet...

Ethiopian new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has reshuffled his cabinet in a bid to stem growing discontent with the long-ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) coalition....

 2018-04-19 16:01 

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Nigeria's Buhari under fire for saying youths want everything free...

Nigeria's President has came under fire for criticising youths who he said "do nothing" and want everything for "free" in the oil-rich country....

 2018-04-19 16:01 

News24

Oil theft 'costing Libya over $750m annually'...

Fuel smuggling is costing Libya more than $750m each year and harming its economy and society, the head of the National Oil Company in the conflict-riddled country has said...

 2018-04-19 16:00 

Mail & Guardian

It's time to queer psychology and new LGBTI guidelines will achieve this...

The guidelines will assist professionals to learn new ways of seeing and unlearn old practices...

 2018-04-19 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: A new AR microscope created by Google's can help detect cancer...

Google researchers announced via a blog post that they have built an augmented reality microscope which could help doctors to diagnose cancer....

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