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 2018-07-18 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Google cloud service faced technical issues and had downtime...

Portions of Google's cloud-computing service went down Tuesday, leading to the temporary failure of some popular applications....

 2018-07-18 09:40 

Mail & Guardian

Trauma, healing and hope...

Marcus Bleasdale has documented war, its aftermath, and other horrors acrossthe world, but especially in Africa. He spoke to Shaun de Waal...

 2018-07-18 09:34 

News24

Protesters challenge Zille to spend 67 minutes for Mandela Day inside shack erected outside her residence...

Protesters have built a shack outside Helen Zille's official residence, and have challenged her to spend her 67 minutes for Mandela Day "inside of it, using the same services we have to use everyday"....

 2018-07-18 09:31 

News24

Trump now says no 'time limit' to denuclearise North Korea...

US President Donald Trump says there is no hurry to denuclearise North Korea under his accord with Kim Jong Un a shift in tone from when the US leader said the process would start very soon....

 2018-07-18 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Meeting the author of Steinhoff: Inside SA's biggest corporate crash...

Markus Jooste, Steinhoff's then chief executive, resigned via "SMS", and has since been fleeing an avalanche of scandals and accusations....

 2018-07-18 09:23 

Mail & Guardian

The plans to expand VBS if 'looting' wasn't exposed...

VBS Mutual Bank was set to become a commercial bank...

 2018-07-18 09:22 

Business Live

Big Mac Index suggests the rand is hugely undervalued...

The Economist's latest Big Mac index published on July 11 rated only the Swiss franc and Swedish krona as overvalued...

 2018-07-18 09:21 

Business Live

Human rights commission mulls wide-ranging inquiry into Gauteng's ailing hospitals...

The commission's Buang Jones is concerned about the state of Jubilee District Hospital, where some people 'spend the whole day without assistance'...

 2018-07-18 09:21 

Business Live

Jacob Zuma has hired his son Duduzane's lawyer...

Replacing long-serving Kemp J Kemp, advocate Mike Hellens will act for the former president when he appears on corruption charges in Pietermaritzburg...

 2018-07-18 09:12 

Business Report (IOL)

SA annual consumer inflation accelerates to 4.6 percent in June - stats agency...

South Africa's annual consumer price inflation quickened to 4.6 percent in June from 4.4 percent in May....

 2018-07-18 09:01 

Business Report (IOL)

Investment opportunities beckon for SA...

South Africa's ambassador to BRICS, Professor Anil Sooklal, said yesterday that there was an abundance of investment opportunities for South Africa....

 2018-07-18 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Uber to launch new tools to make pickups less stressful...

Uber will be releasing a new suite of tools that are designed to help communication between drivers and riders and make pick-ups less stressful....

 2018-07-18 08:55 

News24

City warns of sewage spill at Clifton 1st Beach...

The City of Cape Town's Health Department has warned Clifton residents of a sewage spill at Clifton 1st Beach and advises against any swimming or other activities in the affected water....

 2018-07-18 08:48 

News24

Ivory Coast president launches umbrella party...

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara has made clear he will not seek re-election in 2020 as he launched a new umbrella party that he said would help ensure continuity....

 2018-07-18 08:44 

News24

Thai cave boys to leave hospital, speak to media...

Twelve boys and their football coach rescued from a cave in Thailand will leave hospital and speak to the media for the first time, a government spokesperson has said....

 2018-07-18 08:43 

Mail & Guardian

DA lays criminal complaint against Magashule for 'failing' to report alleged murder...

The DA has submitted a written question to the then premier, asking him whether an autopsy was conducted to identify the cause of death...

 2018-07-18 08:38 

News24

Mnangagwa, Chamisa 'likely to meet face-to face for the first time' ahead of Zim polls - reports...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his rival, opposition MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa, are reportedly likely to meet face-to-face for the first time - before the upcoming elections....

 2018-07-18 08:38 

Mail & Guardian

Elon Musk apologises to British caver for 'pedo' tweet...

Musk's "pedo" tweet caused Tesla's shares to fall Monday, although they have since recovered the losses...

 2018-07-18 08:33 

Mail & Guardian

Activists build shack outside Zille's official residence in 'honour' of Mandela Day...

The protest forms part of the campaign for decent housing in the Western Cape...

 2018-07-18 08:32 

News24

WATCH: Was Mandela a hero or a 'sell-out'?...

The BBC asked young South Africans for their views on anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela....

 2018-07-18 08:26 

Business Report (IOL)

Steinhoff knocked after a brief rally...

Struggling retailer Steinhoff International yesterday relinquished the rally it made last week, opening 8.1percent weaker on the JSE at R2.75....

 2018-07-18 08:21 

Business Live

Strong performance from BHP lifts JSE...

Local bourse extends gains, but in an unconvincing manner, ahead of risk events including inflation data...

 2018-07-18 08:21 

Business Live

MGM elicits howls of protest as it sues victims of Mandalay Bay shooting...

The hotel and casino operator wants to force about 1,000 people suing it over the Las Vegas shooting — the worst such massacre in modern US history — to drop their suits...

 2018-07-18 08:21 

Business Live

WATCH: Will a wage hike derail Eskom's recovery?...

Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe talks to Business Day TV about the cost implications for the company of wage increases...

 2018-07-18 08:21 

Business Live

Consumer inflation accelerates as fuel prices bite...

Fuel inflation hit 16.3%, but food inflation of zero percent helped moderate the overall increase in consumer prices...

 2018-07-18 08:18 

Mail & Guardian

No land, no peace — Patrick Lumumba says in Mandela lecture...

The Kenyan intellectual delivered the Nelson Mandela memorial lecture at Walter Sisulu University, where he focused on the issue of land and peace...

 2018-07-18 08:13 

Mail & Guardian

Spooks implicated in Botswana's mysterious ivory stockpile...

The wildlife department wants answers from the country's notorious intelligence agency after it found a large number of tusks at one of its camps....

 2018-07-18 08:12 

News24

Walmer residents demand that satellite police station reopens...

Residents of Walmer in Port Elizabeth want their satellite police station to be reopened after it was shut down a year ago due to vandalism....

 2018-07-18 08:11 

News24

Randburg supermarket burns in early morning blaze...

A SuperSpar at a shopping centre in Randburg has been badly damaged in an early morning blaze, according to officials....

 2018-07-18 08:07 

Business Report (IOL)

VIDEO: Take virtual reality 'walk in Mandela's footsteps'...

The Nelson Mandela Virtual Reality journey will allow people to visit and "experience" the landscape and surroundings that shaped the former statesman...

 2018-07-18 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Rand undervalued by 57.9%against the dollar...

The rand is undervalued by 57.9 percent against the US dollar, according to the Big Mac Index compiled by The Economist....

 2018-07-18 07:56 

News24

WATCH: Dramatic footage apparently shows moment of Wonderboom plane crash...

Dramatic footage has emerged apparently showing the moment of the Wonderboom plane crash, which claimed two lives and left around 20 injured last week. Watch....

 2018-07-18 07:51 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Business Report TV - Market Update...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across South Africa, Africa and the world....

 2018-07-18 07:46 

Mail & Guardian

Google braces for huge EU fine over Android...

EU rules say Google could be fined up to 10% of parent company Alphabet's annual revenue, which hit $110.9-billion in 2017...

 2018-07-18 07:21 

Business Live

THE FT COLUMN: Papa John's succumbs to the curse of the founder's dilemma — is Tesla next?...

The Tesla and SpaceX boards should be making back-up plans in case Elon Musk's outbursts become the norm, writes Brooke Masters...

 2018-07-18 07:21 

Business Live

Gold holds steady, close to one-year low...

Metal is hardly changed as the dollar firms after chairman Jerome Powell reinforces views that the Fed is on track to gradually raise rates...

 2018-07-18 07:20 

Business Live

SA's maturing telecommunications industry and its consumer interaction...

SA's telecommunications sector is regarded as one of the most advanced in Africa, with high mobile penetration, growing internet penetration and significant growth in connectivity infrastructure in the past decade. The sector has advanced from the int...

 2018-07-18 07:20 

Business Live

Bill Gates to back research into the early detection of Alzheimer's...

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Diagnostics Accelerator venture will invest in riskier projects that may not have immediate commercial return...

 2018-07-18 07:19 

Mail & Guardian

READ IN FULL: The Barack Obama 2018 Nelson Mandela lecture...

The former US president speaks about global issues of authoritarianism, strongman politics and nationalism...

 2018-07-18 07:08 

Mail & Guardian

Ajax to interdict start of PSL season...

The football team's boss says he is extremely disappointed by how things have been handled...

 2018-07-18 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

#Madiba100: Durban Chamber CEO challenges business community for Tata Mandela...

The Durban Chamber CEO Palesa Phili has challenged the business community to donate R67 on Mandela Day....

 2018-07-18 06:44 

News24

WATCH: Denuclearisation explained - everything you need to know...

If you thought nuclear weapons were dangerous, you'd be surprised to find out what it takes to get rid of them....

 2018-07-18 06:43 

News24

Children killed in fire to finally be buried more than a month after blaze...

More than a month after two Mitchells Plain children were killed in a fire which ripped through their home, the siblings are finally expected to be buried....

 2018-07-18 06:43 

News24

Trucks blockade N3 highway in KZN, causing major delays...

The N3 highway in Pietermaritzburg towards Durban has been blocked by trucks in a protest over fuel price hikes....

 2018-07-18 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

EU commission wants Airbnb to be more transparent about prices...

The European Union commission has given Airbnb until August 2018 to improve the way that they display prices....

 2018-07-18 06:22 

News24

Housing activists build shack outside Zille's official residence in 'honour' of Mandela Day...

Housing activists in Cape Town have built a shack outside Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's official residence to mark Mandela Day....

 2018-07-18 06:22 

News24

Libyan coast guard rescues some 160 Europe-bound migrants...

Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted about 160 Europe-bound African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores....

 2018-07-18 06:22 

News24

WATCH: Senegalese student pedals to change people's perception of Africa...

Moustapha Ndiaye, a Senegalese student of Islamic studies in Turkey, sets off on a journey cycling across Turkey with his bike named 'Kusti' to change people's perception of Africa....

 2018-07-18 06:21 

Mail & Guardian

Obama warns of 'strange and uncertain times' in Mandela tribute...

The former president made no direct reference to his successor but warned that 'politics of fear and resentment' were spreading...

 2018-07-18 06:20 

Business Live

Oil falls on surprise rise in inventories...

Brent slips after American Petroleum Institute reports US stocks had increased, defying analyst expectations for a large decline...

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