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 2020-01-19 07:21 

News24

China reports 17 new cases of mystery virus in Wuhan...

The virus is thought to have originated in central China, and concerns are growing that it could spread further....

 2020-01-19 07:12 

News24

Simphiwe Dana describes ordeal in holding cells after ex-fianc lays counter-assault charges...

Singer Simphiwe Dana has laid into the criminal justice system after sharing how she was kept in a holding cell after her ex-fianc laid counter-charges of assault against her....

 2020-01-19 06:59 

Business Live

China-US Deal signed, but tensions remain...

The US and China are butting heads on everything...

 2020-01-19 06:59 

Business Live

HILARY JOFFE: We need the Reserve Bank's thinking, not just its decisions...

The fact that the cut came as such a surprise is a concern...

 2020-01-19 06:59 

Business Live

Go nude when you shop and help save the planet...

There is a greenwashing trend among some corporates where, for example, they may claim a product is sustainable without evidence that it is...

 2020-01-19 06:59 

Business Live

Business needs nuance in putting pressure on president...

Ramaphosa's door is open to business, but nothing much happens after they walk through it...

 2020-01-19 06:19 

News24

'You have to take time to learn how the sea works' - Cape Town lifeguard on what it takes to save lives...

City of Cape Town lifeguard Sonwabo Magqazolo has had a busy summer season as he and his colleagues ran to the rescue in 51 drowning incidents - some of them large groups of people in distress....

 2020-01-19 06:04 

News24

Secunda family murder: Dad couldn't cope with son's illness - report...

The man who shot and killed his whole family in Secunda last week was distressed after his gifted son googled the symptoms of muscular dystrophy - an illness from which he suffered....

 2020-01-19 05:16 

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Parktown Boys camp tragedy: Enoch Mpianzi was so excited about school trip, he couldn't sleep...

Enoch Mpianzi was so excited about attending Parktown Boys' High School and its Grade 8 orientation camp that he couldn't sleep the night before....

 2020-01-19 05:08 

Business Live

Discovering a way through the maze of points and miles...

One reason for the change from reward points to miles is to avoid confusion between Vitality points and Vitality reward points...

 2020-01-19 05:08 

Business Live

China's Lunar New Year will be a largely pork-free affair...

Thanks to African swine fever, the price of pork has skyrocketed in China, and revelers are likely to stick to chicken or duck...

 2020-01-19 05:06 

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Women spark outrage by driving in Beijing's Forbidden City...

One of China's top historic attractions issued an apology after two women drove an SUV into the Forbidden City in Beijing and posed for pictures when it was meant to be closed to the public....

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Dalio, Dimon and 117 other billionaires to descend on Davos...

At least 119 billionaires are converging on Switzerland to join bankers, politicians and other grandees for their annual pilgrimage to the Alps....

 2020-01-18 22:41 

Business Live

How to . Keep your new year resolutions...

A good way to turbocharge your work life is to set some goals for the year...

 2020-01-18 22:41 

Business Live

'Tremendous risk' in sticking with outdated Windows 7...

Customers will still be able to use, install and activate Windows 7, but that it comes with tremendous risk...

 2020-01-18 22:41 

Business Live

Do you Davos? Top players jet in as SA pares its delegation...

Tito Mboweni carries SA flag as gathering marking 50 years gets under way...

 2020-01-18 22:41 

Business Live

Gwede nukes Necsa's failing board...

Board says authority is broke and resigns after row with Mantashe...

 2020-01-18 22:41 

Business Live

Bell tolls for Boris's Big Ben Brexit bong...

Parliamentary authorities have set out some potential problems...

 2020-01-18 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

On conspiracy theories and hopelessness in the rainbow nation...

A resurgent conspiracy theory that Nelson Mandela died in 1985 reveals the growing hopelessness in South Africa that rampant inequality is irreversible...

 2020-01-18 19:20 

News24

I'm still gobsmacked by extent of state capture devastation - NPA's Hermione Cronje...

There is a long list of people who stood idly by, turned a blind eye or enabled the deterioration and destruction of state institutions, Hermione Cronje, the head of the National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA) Investigative Directorate, has said....

 2020-01-18 18:34 

Business Report (IOL)

Meet the woman who has the final say on blocking tweets - yes, even Donald Trump's...

Vijaya Gadde is Twitter's top lawyer and the person who creates and enforces the social network's rules....

 2020-01-18 18:20 

News24

Iran agrees to send black boxes of shot down plane to Ukraine...

Iranian official said 'expertise of France, Canada and America' will be used to read flight data in Kyiv....

 2020-01-18 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

LOOK: The best new watches from the LVMH watch week in Dubai...

It was both a show of independence and a flex of luxury muscle....

 2020-01-18 17:34 

News24

Man arrested for alleged human trafficking, sexual exploitation in Bloemfontein...

A man has been arrested in connection with the human trafficking and sexual exploitation of a woman in Bloemfontein, the Hawks have said....

 2020-01-18 17:25 

News24

Libya oil exports blocked, raising stakes for Berlin peace summit...

Forces loyal to Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar blocked oil exports from the war-ravaged country's main ports Saturday, raising the stakes on the eve of an international summit aimed at bringing peace to the North African nation....

 2020-01-18 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Can 'Made in Africa' cigars compete with Cuba?...

While drinking in a nightclub in Mozambique in 2015, Kamal Moukheiber had an idea: a luxury cigar made not in Cuba, but in southern Africa....

 2020-01-18 15:32 

News24

Integrity commission, bill to reserve jobs for South Africans on IFP's parliamentary agenda for 2020...

Establishing an integrity commission as a Chapter 9 institution and passing a private member's bill that will preserve jobs for South Africans are two of the IFP's goals for the 2020 parliamentary year....

 2020-01-18 15:06 

News24

Taliban aim to sign deal with US by end of month: report...

The Taliban are aiming to reach a withdrawal agreement with the US by the end of January and are prepared to "scale down" military operations ahead of signing the deal, according to their chief spokesman....

 2020-01-18 15:06 

News24

US 'white extremist' trio arrested for anti-government plot...

Three alleged members of a US white supremacist group have been arrested on charges of plotting to overthrow the American government and conspiracy to murder two anti-fascist activists....

 2020-01-18 14:48 

News24

Cape Town reviewing sports ground use amid reports of R1 000 lease for prime golf course...

The City of Cape Town came under fire when a report emerged that it was proposing to lease the 45.99ha golf course in the prime suburb for R1 000 a year....

 2020-01-18 13:50 

News24

Kidnapper flees with baby boy from taxi in Cape Town...

Western Cape police are looking for a woman who gained a mother's trust before kidnapping one of her twin boys in Cape Town this week....

 2020-01-18 13:27 

News24

Ramaphosa offers condolences after death of Ausi Mantwa Khoza...

In a statement, Ramaphosa said his thoughts and prayers were with the Khoza family and broader football fraternity....

 2020-01-18 13:14 

News24

5 dead after car crashes into stationary tobacco truck in Limpopo...

The five occupants of a vehicle, which collided with a stationary truck, died at the scene....

 2020-01-18 13:05 

News24

Drugs worth R62 000 found in ceiling of Cape Town home...

A Hanover Park homeowner tried to destroy some of the evidence by grabbing a bag of heroin and dispersing the powder....

 2020-01-18 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Richemont soars on holiday jewellery sales, watch rebound...

Richemont shares rallied as strong appetite for Cartier jewellery during the holiday season signalled consumers still want to splurge on bling....

 2020-01-18 12:51 

News24

ANC pays tribute to Ausi Mantwa Khoza: She was 'a pillar of strength'...

The wife of Premier Soccer League (PSL) chairperson Irvin Khoza reportedly died following a short illness....

 2020-01-18 12:15 

News24

Woman dies after boyfriend allegedly threw her off N3 bridge following argument...

The woman died in hospital, after falling roughly 25 metres....

 2020-01-18 11:36 

News24

Trump taps legal heavyweights for impeachment defence...

Starr, who led effort to unseat Bill Clinton over 20 years ago, and celebrity lawyer Dershowitz join Trump's legal team....

 2020-01-18 11:23 

News24

Gale force wind tears off roofs, uproots tree in Cape Town...

A roof has been blown off a building in Bo-Kaap and another from a property in Gardens. A tree was uprooted in Rylands....

 2020-01-18 10:02 

News24

READ IN FULL: Parktown Boys' High School releases statement following death of pupil at orientation camp...

Enoch Mpianzi's body was found on Friday after he went missing during a water activity at a Grade 8 orientation camp....

 2020-01-18 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Meet the SA startup that will pitch live at the Africa Startup Summit...

The Awareness Company will be the only South African startup to pitch live at the second edition of the Africa Startup Summit, powered by Disrupt Africa....

 2020-01-18 09:21 

News24

North West school transport operators fail to collect and drop pupils...

Some North West school transport operators have failed to collect and drop pupils since schools reopened three days ago....

 2020-01-18 09:01 

News24

Trump warns Iran's supreme leader to be 'careful with his words'...

President Donald Trump on Friday warned Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, to be "very careful with his words."...

 2020-01-18 08:53 

Business Live

Who's calling the shots on lethal autonomous weapons systems?...

Killer, robotic weapons with artificial intelligence are already being made, but there are no global rules over their use, warn tech and rights experts...

 2020-01-18 08:53 

Business Live

Why Russia's new prime minister is no place holder...

The appointment of Mikhail Mishustin highlights the Putin system's fundamental paradox — an antiquated, deeply corrupt model that values technocratic brilliance...

 2020-01-18 08:22 

News24

PICS | Black mamba arrives at KZN school for new term, halts classes for 3 days...

The pupils of Olwasini Junior Primary School on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal were kept at home when it was discovered that a black mamba was living in one of the school's classrooms....

 2020-01-18 07:58 

Business Live

Rabada ban ignores intensity of Test arena, says Boucher...

Boucher admitted that losing Rabada for the final Test against England is a "massive blow" for SA...

 2020-01-18 07:46 

News24

Race hots up in Nelson Mandela Bay talks as parties jostle for meetings...

The race to who will form a new coalition government in Nelson Mandela Bay, is hotting up....

 2020-01-18 07:07 

News24

Boy seated next to Enoch Mpianzi on bus was the first to notice he was missing...

A boy who was seated next to 13-year-old Parktown Boys High School pupil Enoch Mpianzi while they were en route to their Grade 8 orientation camp was the first to raise the alarm that he was missing after the boys had returned from an activity....

 2020-01-18 07:03 

Business Live

LUNCH WITH THE FT: Cho Nam-joo: the novelist inspiring women's rights activism in east Asia...

The 41-year-old writer's groundbreaking book has become one of the most popular Korean novels in years, striking a chord in a society beset with sexism...

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