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 2019-11-15 17:36 

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WATCH | Luyanda Botha handed three life sentences...

Luyanda Botha has received three life sentences for the rape and murder of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana....

 2019-11-15 17:11 

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Drogba kicks off 'million trees' project in Ivory Coast...

Football legend Didier Drogba has helped launch a drive to plant a million trees to halt deforestation in Ivory Coast....

 2019-11-15 17:11 

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Trump attacks US diplomat as she testifies in impeachment probe...

President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted an attack against the former US ambassador to Ukraine while she was in the middle of testifying in his impeachment probe, saying everything she touched went "bad."...

 2019-11-15 17:03 

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SCA dismisses wife killer Rob Packham's application for leave to appeal conviction...

Constantia businessman Rob Packham, who is serving 22 years in jail for killing his wife Gill, has not been successful in a bid to appeal his conviction in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA)....

 2019-11-15 17:00 

Business Live

Shoprite starts search for Christo Wiese replacement...

Tycoon has been chair of the board since 1979 but will resign before the next AGM...

 2019-11-15 17:00 

Business Live

Angry Hong Kong white-collar workers stand with protesters...

'The least we can do is give up our lunchtime to come out and protest the government'...

 2019-11-15 16:40 

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'Justice must be swift' - Life terms for Uyinene Mrwetyana's killer welcomed...

The three life terms handed to Luyanda Botha after he pleaded guilty to raping and murdering UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana has been welcomed by many in civil society....

 2019-11-15 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tech news: Enter quantum supremacy!...

A little bit more than a month ago Google claimed that it achieved quantum supremacy....

 2019-11-15 16:17 

News24

Mozambique's top court rejects Renamo's election challenge...

Mozambique's largest opposition party Renamo has lost its bid to annul last month's election results after the country's top court threw out its challenge, according to a court judgement....

 2019-11-15 16:16 

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Boris goes head-to-head with Buckethead and Binface in UK vote...

When Britain goes to the polls on December 12, all eyes will be on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to see if he can secure a parliamentary majority to help push through his Brexit deal....

 2019-11-15 16:06 

Business Live

VW hopes new face will add power to Audi's Vorsprung...

Markus Duesmann as CEO may be the answer to VW's search for clean-engine expertise since dieselgate...

 2019-11-15 16:05 

Business Live

North Korea beats sanctions and finds cash for nuclear weapons...

Kim Jong-un has yet to make any concessions on weapons programme as deadline looms with little progress in sight...

 2019-11-15 16:05 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: Rand caps second week of gains as global risk sentiment improves...

A trade truce between US and China has been mooted, but some analysts believe the battle will only be over when the two sign on the dotted line...

 2019-11-15 16:05 

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Coligny killers granted R20 000 bail each ahead of SCA appeal...

Two Coligny men convicted of murdering teenager Matlhomola Moshoeu were granted R20 000 bail each by the North West High Court in Mmabatho....

 2019-11-15 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Jubilee Metals shares rise on double-digit growth in profit...

Jubilee Metals rose nearly 5% on the JSE yesterday after the metal recovery business told the market that it had recorded double-digit growth in profits....

 2019-11-15 15:17 

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Family to officially launch Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation, with special message from Meghan Markle expected...

The family of slain 19-year-old UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana will launch a foundation in her name at the end of the month, they announced after her rapist and killer, Luyanda Botha, was sentenced to life....

 2019-11-15 15:10 

Business Live

Pressure on German leaders to ban Huawei outright for 5G...

Angela Merkel's fellow Christian Democrats want alternative solutions from European providers rather than use the Chinese tech giant...

 2019-11-15 15:10 

Business Live

Equity markets cling to trade deal hopes despite dark undertones...

Hang Seng down 4.7% for the week after surge of violence in Hong Kong...

 2019-11-15 15:04 

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Inmate alleging torture at Leeuwkop disputes psychiatrist's report...

Inmates suing the minister of justice and correctional services, alleging torture and assault, have been accused of grossly exaggerating incidents by advocate Marumo Moerane, arguing for the respondents....

 2019-11-15 14:40 

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Woman shot dead in Bramley hijacking, car recovered in Alex...

Gauteng police are on the hunt for a group of men who killed a woman during a hijacking in Bramley, Johannesburg....

 2019-11-15 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Mediclinic in good health after injection from Swiss...

Diversified private healthcare services group Mediclinic returned to profitability in the six months to end September after an improved performance from one of its key operations in Switzerland....

 2019-11-15 14:27 

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Tragedy as 'surprise' endangered pangolin pup doesn't survive second night...

A pleasant surprise has turned into tragedy following the death of a pangolin pup barely 24 hours it was born....

 2019-11-15 14:15 

Business Live

PODCAST | Business Day Spotlight: Think WiFi and Google to connect 11-million for free...

The future is digital — and connected; find out why...

 2019-11-15 14:15 

Business Live

Germany approves new climate deal to keep it on track for 2030...

Package includes bigger incentives for buying electric cars and surcharges on domestic flights...

 2019-11-15 14:12 

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South Africans returning from abroad shocked to learn SAA cancelled flights due to strike...

South Africans making their annual trip home from abroad were surprised to land at OR Tambo International Airport to find out connecting flights to their respective hometowns were cancelled....

 2019-11-15 14:07 

Business Report (IOL)

Strike to cost SAA R50m per day...

SAA's future is hanging in the balance after its workers went on strike to demand higher wages and protest planned job cuts....

 2019-11-15 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Sephaku sees glimmer of government infrastructure spending being on the mend...

Sephaku Holdings yesterday said there were signs that government infrastructure spending was on the mend, despite taking a massive hit in profits....

 2019-11-15 13:20 

Business Live

Is SEB to join the long list of Nordic banking scandals?...

Shares of Sweden's SEB plunged after being contacted by the public broadcaster on plans to include it in a programme about dirty money...

 2019-11-15 13:20 

Business Live

France asks for foreign witnesses in Jeffrey Epstein probe...

The sex trafficker's ownership of a Paris apartment and allegations of abuse in France prompted French prosecutors to open their own case...

 2019-11-15 13:01 

Business Report (IOL)

Steinhoff sells Blue Group to Alteri Investors...

Scandal-hit South African retailer Steinhoff International said on Friday it had sold Blue Group....

 2019-11-15 12:54 

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Vietnam jails teacher for 11 years over Facebook posts...

Nguyen Nang Tinh has denied the charges, saying the Facebook account posting 'anti-state' material belonged to someone else....

 2019-11-15 12:53 

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ANC kept us in the dark about SAA job cuts, says Cosatu...

As the tripartite alliance finally moves forward from tensions over being kept in the dark regarding Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's economic document, Cosatu is now crying foul that the ANC had failed to communicate the impending retrenchments at SAA...

 2019-11-15 12:32 

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WATCH | Beast 'arm wrestles' Whitey Basson as Boks braai with Johann Rupert and friends...

Billionaire Whitey Basson got a taste of the strength of Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira as the two arm wrestled at a braai celebrating the 2019 Rugby World Cup champions, hosted by Richemont chairperson Johann Rupert on his farm near Franschhoek....

 2019-11-15 12:31 

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Mkhwebane lays down the gauntlet: 'Ramaphosa's conduct in Bosasa donation scandal is 'constitutionally questionable'...

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has accused President Cyril Ramaphosa of "constitutionally questionable conduct" not befitting a head of state....

 2019-11-15 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

The Infonomist: Chat economy is on the way...

Forget your email and telephone number as means of engaging with customers. Implement a chat platform now....

 2019-11-15 12:25 

Business Live

Trematon Capital gets valuation boost from education venture...

The group's INAV per share rose 11% to R5.21 in its year to end-August, partially due to an upwards valuation of its education business...

 2019-11-15 12:25 

Business Live

Oil prices fall on rising supply but expected lower 2020 demand...

The IEA says Opec+ will face a challenge in 2020 as demand for their crude is expected to fall sharply, with prospects of a supply cut increasing...

 2019-11-15 12:15 

News24

North Korea calls Biden 'rabid dog' that 'must be beaten to death'...

North Korea has launched a visceral diatribe against US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, calling the former vice-president a "rabid dog" - while also borrowing the terminology of Donald Trump....

 2019-11-15 12:11 

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Refugees, police officers injured in battle to clear UNHCR offices in Pretoria...

The police were met with violent resistance as they removed hundreds of refugees from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' offices in Pretoria....

 2019-11-15 12:02 

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Man allegedly linked to Jesse Hess, grandfather's murders was out on parole at time of attacks...

A relative and person of interest in the double murder of Jesse Hess and her grandfather, Chris Lategan has made an appearance in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court for the alleged rape of a Hanover Park teenager....

 2019-11-15 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Late payments threaten small and medium enterprises - Cape Chamber...

Small suppliers say they often have to wait more than 30 days to be paid for their services....

 2019-11-15 11:57 

Business Report (IOL)

South African Airways extends flight cancellations to Monday...

SAA has extended the cancellation of all domestic and regional flights to Monday....

 2019-11-15 11:30 

Business Live

Pakistan vaccinating millions against typhoid superbug...

The new vaccine is the last chance to control the drug-resistant bug that has already infected some 11,000 people and risks spreading internationally...

 2019-11-15 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Higher iron ore production year-on-year...

South Africa's mining production recorded a surprising year-on-year growth in September on higher iron ore output....

 2019-11-15 11:20 

Business Report (IOL)

Is your business prepared for tomorrow's cloud?...

The evolution of cloud computing over the past decade continues to open up an endless opportunity for innovation....

 2019-11-15 11:09 

News24

Uyinene Mrwetyana's family shares grief after her killer is sentenced to life: 'We don't have any sympathy for him'...

The family of slain student Uyinene Mrwetyana has welcomed the three life terms handed down to her rapist and killer Luyanda Botha, saying they did not believe his confession meant he was remorseful....

 2019-11-15 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Neil on Africa: Equatorial Guinea is the Goliath of the continent...

In 1968 Equatorial Guinea claimed independence from Spain, making it the youngest Spanish colony in Africa....

 2019-11-15 10:59 

Business Report (IOL)

Telkom makes offer to buy troubled rival Cell C...

Telkom SA offered to buy Cell C and combine South Africa's two smallest mobile network operators to better compete against larger rivals....

 2019-11-15 10:55 

News24

PICS: Bizos remembers life-long friend Mandela as he celebrates his 92nd birthday...

It may have been his 92nd birthday celebrations but his life-long friend, Nelson Mandela, was on his mind as anti-apartheid human rights lawyer advocate George Bizos celebrated the occasion at SAHETI School in Bedfordview, Johannesburg....

 2019-11-15 10:53 

Mail & Guardian

Mkhwebane hits back at Ramaphosa...

In an answering affidavit, the public protector accuses the president of obfuscating and being part of a "grand stratagem" to have her removed...

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