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 2018-08-14 17:28 

News24

Get women access to land 'now or never' - Bathabile Dlamini...

"Now or never" is the time to achieve land ownership for women, says Minister in the Presidency for Women Bathabile Dlamini....

 2018-08-14 17:06 

Business Live

BLF needs prosecution unit because Afriforum's targets 'are all black people'...

Andile Mngxitama's Black First Land First says the unit will start with cases the NPA is sitting on that involve serious white-collar corruption...

 2018-08-14 17:06 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE lower as markets navigate Turkey's straits...

Miners come under pressure from a rand recovery, despite supportive local data, while banks claw back some of the losses sustained since Friday...

 2018-08-14 17:05 

News24

Ebola death toll in DRC at 41 - new drug in use...

Forty-one people have died in the latest outbreak of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo, health authorities have said, adding that doctors were using a novel drug to treat patients....

 2018-08-14 17:02 

News24

Burundi rights activist handed five-year term...

A Burundian activist has been jailed for five years accused of preparing reports on human rights abuses for a banned organisation, militant and legal sources have said....

 2018-08-14 17:02 

News24

Ethiopian special police force kills 41, official says...

An Ethiopian official says a notorious special police force in the country's Somali region killed 41 people and wounded 20 others as ethnic violence poses a challenge to the reformist new prime minister....

 2018-08-14 16:57 

News24

ANC says it believes Bulwane about cash-in-transit heist vehicle...

The ANC says it believes Free State deputy chairperson William Bulwane when he says he had no clue his car was used in a cash-in-transit heist....

 2018-08-14 16:29 

News24

Novella gave us a life sentence without parole - victim's mom...

The murder of US marketing executive Gabriela Kabrins Alban in Cape Town three years ago will forever haunt her loved ones, the Western Cape High Court has heard....

 2018-08-14 16:11 

News24

Mark Minnie did not use his own firearm in alleged suicide police...

Police are investigating how co-author of The Lost Boys of Bird Island, Mark Minnie, was found dead with a firearm that was not his own....

 2018-08-14 16:07 

Business Live

Tesla forms three-member panel to weigh in on Musk taking the company private...

Three independent directors will steer the deal but no firm proposal has come yet, with Tesla's shares down 8% since the original tweet...

 2018-08-14 16:07 

Business Live

LETTER: State must end illicit sales first to prevent the failure of another tobacco bill...

If Savera Kalideen has ideas about what can be done now about the illicit tobacco trade, and not just what can be done in the distant future, we would love to hear them...

 2018-08-14 16:06 

Business Live

Oil is up as the stock market rises and Turkey's lira improves...

Oil rises with equities and concerns about crude supply as Saudi Arabia cut output in July and the US sanctions against Iran target oil...

 2018-08-14 16:06 

Business Live

After ban in July, Israel will allow supplies into Gaza to resume if calm holds...

Egypt and the UN have been trying to mediate a broad truce to prevent another escalation in fighting...

 2018-08-14 16:00 

News24

UN: Libyan militia forces 1 900 people from camp in Tripoli...

The UN refugee agency says it's concerned over a Libyan militia forcing 1 900 displaced people out of their refugee camp in the capital, Tripoli....

 2018-08-14 16:00 

News24

Nigerian lawmakers postpone key election meeting...

Nigerian lawmakers have postponed a key election meeting about a spending proposal for February polls, raising fears that the election may be delayed....

 2018-08-14 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Lenovo unveils its thinnest and lightest pro laptop...

Lenovo has unveiled its ThinkPad P1 laptop which it has dubbed as its "thinnest, lightest and sleekest" mobile workstation....

 2018-08-14 15:56 

News24

State attorneys involved in defrauding the state must be arrested Motsoaledi...

The SIU is set to investigate allegations around collusion between members of the state attorney's office and other law firms to defraud the state....

 2018-08-14 15:42 

News24

WATCH: The moment Italy's bridge collapses...

Footage appears to show the moment a Genoa bridge collapses, sending vehicles falling to the ground....

 2018-08-14 15:40 

News24

Pit toilet deaths a reminder of delayed service delivery Ramaphosa...

There are still 3 998 schools across the country that only have pit toilets and a further 3 040 schools with proper sanitation as well as pit toilets that have not been demolished, says the government....

 2018-08-14 15:33 

News24

Hout Bay unrest: Police suspend search for missing fisherman, protesters loot market...

The search for a missing fisherman, whose disappearance sparked violent protests in Hout Bay, has been suspended....

 2018-08-14 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

YouTube may offer cash to stars that promote its new features...

Youtube is paying talent upfront sums to use and promote new features, including paid memberships and an enhanced chat....

 2018-08-14 15:26 

News24

Kodwa: 'We can't afford to lose North West', admits there appears to be an 'ANC within an ANC'...

The ANC national working committee is, once again, going to intervene in the troubled North West province....

 2018-08-14 15:06 

Business Live

STREET DOGS: Buybacks done at shareholders bidding...

Apple has spent $20.8bn buying back its own stock and so far in 2018 has tripled its share repurchases over the first half of 2017....

 2018-08-14 15:06 

Business Live

Suspected terrorist rams car into pedestrians at UK's houses of parliament...

The male suspect, who has yet to be identified, is in custody and is not co-operating with London police...

 2018-08-14 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

CemAir to retain former SA Express routes...

CemAir will be keeping the routes that were formerly used by SA Express....

 2018-08-14 14:51 

News24

Sacked C-Max prison commissioner loses Labour Court bid for reinstatement...

The court has rejected the official's claims that he is a "whistleblower" and the corruption and nepotism allegations he has made against senior correctional services officials are "protected disclosures"....

 2018-08-14 14:45 

News24

OppiKoppi 2018 'the worst' as scores of revellers get robbed...

Pickpocketing, petty theft and other crimes have ruined many OppiKoppi revellers' experience this year, with one person reportedly having his whole tent stolen....

 2018-08-14 14:39 

News24

Day care worker sentenced to a year in jail after toddler dies in her care...

Louvenia Johnson was on Friday sentenced to 11 months and 15 days in jail following the death of three-year-old Jai'Nier Barnes....

 2018-08-14 14:36 

News24

Apparent suicide note found at scene of Mark Minnie's death police...

Police have confirmed the discovery of what is believed to be a suicide note following the death of the co-author of the explosive book, The Lost Boys of Bird Island....

 2018-08-14 14:30 

News24

Six dead in Burkina 'terrorist' attack...

Six people, five of them police, have been killed in a "terrorist attack" in eastern Burkina Faso, the defence ministry has said....

 2018-08-14 14:30 

News24

DRC's health ministry says Ebola spreads to 2nd province...

Democratic Republic of the Congo's health ministry says a deadly Ebola outbreak has spread into Ituri province as a vaccination campaign in neighbouring North Kivu province continues in the country's northeast....

 2018-08-14 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

NHI Scheme: Reasons you should be concerned...

The Solidarity Research Institute has released a new list of concerns that may hamper the planned National Health Insurance scheme....

 2018-08-14 14:29 

News24

WATCH: Police help New Jersey bride escape floodwaters on her wedding day...

The couple and their wedding party got stuck in the rising water after torrential downpours....

 2018-08-14 14:22 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: National Treasury given 14 days to respond on Illicit trade demands...

Fawu, legal tobacco manufacturers and civil organisations earlier marched from the Tshwane Events Centre...

 2018-08-14 14:21 

Business Report (IOL)

Show us the money to develop Joburg hijacked buildings - Mashaba tells property developers...

"Please show us the money. Don't show us a bucket of paint and a brush. We need to know if you have got the money to develop these buildings"...

 2018-08-14 14:15 

Business Report (IOL)

Pam Golding acquires startup Eazi.com...

The Pam Golding Property group has confirmed that it has acquired of Cape Town-based online digital estate agency, Eazi.com....

 2018-08-14 14:11 

Mail & Guardian

Silas Ramaite appointed as acting NPA head...

According to the NPA Act, Ramaphosa had to appoint one of the four deputy national director of public prosecutions to the role...

 2018-08-14 14:09 

News24

BREAKING: Silas Ramaite appointed as acting NPA head...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Dr Silas Ramaite as acting head of the NPA, following the axing of Shaun Abrahams....

 2018-08-14 14:07 

Business Live

ANC and EFF critical of World Bank's efforts in developing countries...

The bank admits its past mistakes, but in its report about the 'legacy of exclusion in SA', cites the country's low investment, high unemployment and crime...

 2018-08-14 14:06 

Business Live

BREAKING: Silas Ramaite appointed acting NDPP...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Dr Silas Ramaite as Acting National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) following a judgment by the Constitutional Court which ruled that Shaun Abrahams' appointment was constitutionally invalid. The presiden...

 2018-08-14 14:06 

Business Live

Rand pares gains as Turkey-US trade spat ramps up...

Earlier, strength in the euro following upbeat German data fizzled out as the Turkish president threatened retaliation against the US...

 2018-08-14 14:02 

Mail & Guardian

Workers won't vote for ANC if state job cuts go ahead...

The labour federation says it will not vote for the ANC in 2019 if government goes ahead with public sector job cuts and privatisation of SOEs...

 2018-08-14 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Gold Fields did not follow prescribed processes - Gwede...

Mineral resources minister Gwede Mantashe said he was concerned at the decision by Gold Fields to go ahead with restructuring plans....

 2018-08-14 13:56 

News24

Gauteng man mysteriously vanishes after business meeting...

Family and friends of a young man from Johannesburg are anxious about his sudden disappearance after a business meeting....

 2018-08-14 13:52 

Business Report (IOL)

Mining surge gives SA economy a major push...

The embattled economy received welcome relief after mining production in June surged 5% month-on-month despite a plunge in gold production....

 2018-08-14 13:41 

News24

Inanda residents help nab fake cops in KZN...

KwaZulu-Natal police have arrested two 28-year-old men posing as police officers after Inanda residents managed to apprehend them....

 2018-08-14 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Woolworths tests recycling vending machine...

Retailer in bid to achieve zero packaging waste-to-landfill by 2022....

 2018-08-14 13:27 

News24

At least 22 dead in Italy as bridge collapse - minister...

A section of a giant motorway bridge collapsed in Genoa, with several people feared dead and dozens injured in what Italy's transport minister said was an "immense tragedy"....

 2018-08-14 13:26 

News24

Youthful Van Breda faces whole life in jail based only on circumstantial evidence - lawyer...

Convicted axe murderer Henri van Breda faces life in jail "based only on circumstantial evidence", his lawyer has told the Western Cape High Court....

 2018-08-14 13:09 

Mail & Guardian

Ramaphosa's choices to take over NPA reins...

The president will today appoint an acting national director of public prosecutions from among four contenders...

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