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 2018-06-23 12:30 

News24

US to send caskets to North Korea to return war remains - reports...

South Korean media say the US military plans to send 215 caskets to North Korea through a border village so that the North could begin the process of returning the remains of US soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War....

 2018-06-23 12:23 

Mail & Guardian

Bitter Namibian land dispute drags in senior politicians...

A beautiful lakeside plot of land in Reheboth, Namibia, is at the heart of a bitter ownership dispute...

 2018-06-23 12:14 

News24

Boko Haram raid kills five in Nigeria: residents...

At least five people have been killed and six others injured in a nighttime Boko Haram raid and suicide attack on a village in northeastern Nigeria, residents say....

 2018-06-23 12:14 

News24

UPDATE: Ethiopia PM's aide says 83 injured in rally blast, no deaths...

Several people have been killed in a blast at new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first rally in the capital attended by tens of thousands of people, state media reports....

 2018-06-23 12:00 

Mail & Guardian

Limpopo ANC conference resumes amid court battle...

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule urges branches to consider charging rogue members who take the party to court to settle internal disputes...

 2018-06-23 11:35 

News24

Man arrested after uncle's burnt body found in pit toilet...

A man has been arrested in connection with the killing of his uncle, whose burnt body was found dumped inside a pit toilet at the Matlala Lehwelere village in Limpopo, police say....

 2018-06-23 11:09 

News24

WATCH: Brexit two years on...

A timeline of key moments up to and since the UK voted yes to Brexit on 23 June 2016....

 2018-06-23 10:13 

News24

PICS: Blast at Ethiopian PM's rally sparks panic...

A small blast has sparked panic at a public rally for Ethiopia's new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed attended by tens of thousands of people....

 2018-06-23 10:12 

News24

Saudi Arabia's jailed trailblazers...

Saudi authorities have in the past two months detained at least 16 people, including several identified as women's rights activists, on accusations of treason....

 2018-06-23 10:05 

News24

Police commissioner shocked by Eastern Cape cop shooting wife...

Eastern Cape Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga has expressed her shock at a policeman who shot and killed his wife at a school....

 2018-06-23 10:00 

News24

Gambia leader meets victims' families after deadly protest...

Gambian president Adama Barrow has paid tribute to three young protesters killed by police in an anti-pollution rally, urging witnesses to come forward to a commission of inquiry set up by his government....

 2018-06-23 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Move over luxury cars, Germany wants to trial flying taxis...

Germany, land of the no-holds-barred Autobahn, is pushing the next level of transportation: flying cars....

 2018-06-23 09:00 

News24

French teen who accidentally crossed Canada-US border held for 2 weeks: report...

A young French woman who was visiting her mother in western Canada spent two weeks in a US detention center after inadvertently crossing the border while jogging along the beach, a report has said....

 2018-06-23 09:00 

News24

Lesotho group petitions Queen Elizabeth to get back SA land...

"The petition is all about the readjustment request for Lesotho boundaries. That is all we are requesting for her majesty Queen Elizabeth to do for the Basotho," co-ordinator Mpho Serobanyane has said....

 2018-06-23 08:45 

Business Live

Deliwe de Lange says she will continuing policing even without pay...

Outgoing Gauteng top cop says she will continue to serve the people of Gauteng....

 2018-06-23 08:45 

Business Live

Safety of miners is paramount says Ramaphosa...

The country has lost 45 lives this year in mines 20 of them at Sibanye mines...

 2018-06-23 08:19 

News24

WATCH: Refugees tackle plastic waste in one of the biggest refugee camps in the world...

Somali refugees have found a new source of income in one of the biggest refugee camps in the world....

 2018-06-23 08:14 

News24

Surprise meeting: Is Zim seeing a departure from Zanu-PF's tough stance towards gays?...

Top officials from President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ruling Zanu-PF party have reportedly met with representatives of the Lesbian, Gays, Bisexual, Transgender community in a bid to "fix" relations ahead of the July 30 elections....

 2018-06-23 07:48 

News24

Girl pushed by Texas officer at pool party settles for $150k...

A bikini-clad black teenager who was shoved to the ground by a white Texas police officer has settled a federal lawsuit against him and the city of McKinney for almost $150 000....

 2018-06-23 07:48 

News24

Trump tries to change focus of border debate...

US President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally....

 2018-06-23 07:44 

Business Live

Entrepreneurship may have much to offer SA, but it requires a health warning...

Rather than glamorising the process of starting a business, prospective entrepreneurs should know the risks involved in the process, writes Allon Raiz...

 2018-06-23 07:33 

News24

Ramaphosa declares Special Official Funeral for Billy Modise...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral for Ambassador Billy Modise who died on Wednesday at the age of 87....

 2018-06-23 07:26 

News24

Luthuli House insists ANC Limpopo conference will go ahead, despite looming court action...

Despite looming court action to challenge the ANC Limpopo elective conference scheduled for this weekend, Luthuli House insists the conference will go ahead....

 2018-06-23 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Cities face dramatic rise in heat, flood risks by 2050, researchers say...

In the next 30 years, cities around the world will face higher risks from extreme heat, coastal flooding, blackouts, and food and water shortages....

 2018-06-23 06:51 

News24

Couple engaged after airline finds lost bag with ring...

A couple were finally engaged after an airline lost one of their bags that had the ring inside....

 2018-06-23 06:51 

News24

Woman who shot boyfriend in videotaped stunt resisted...

A transcript shows a Minnesota man urged his girlfriend to shoot him for a videotaped stunt that ended in his death....

 2018-06-23 06:44 

Business Live

Climate-change fiction is fast becoming scientific fact...

As we speak, Harvard scientists are working on pulling carbon out of the air, that is, removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, to be stored in the ground or recycled into fuel — cheaply...

 2018-06-23 06:44 

Business Live

Lack of trust darkens the skies of Ramaphosa's 'new dawn'...

Under new leadership, SA is moving the right way in terms of a 'social contract', writes Thobile Madonsela, but such a contract requires trust — and that takes time...

 2018-06-23 06:44 

Business Live

Why Apple is now richer than SA...

Ranking of financial strength illustrates the growing disparity between the size of companies and the size of countries...

 2018-06-23 06:01 

News24

Ex-Zanu-PF leader 'must co-exist with the white farmer'... at least for now court...

The High Court of Zimbabwe has reportedly stopped a provincial minister from evicting an ex-Zanu-PF youth leader from his farm....

 2018-06-23 06:00 

News24

Uninvite Obama to Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, organisations ask...

Two organisations have written open letters to the Nelson Mandela Foundation to ask the foundation to withdraw its invitation to former US president Barack Obama to deliver the annual lecture on July 17....

 2018-06-23 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Twitter acquires anti-abuse tech start-up Smyte...

Twitter announced it has agreed to buy San Francisco-based technology company Smyte....

 2018-06-23 05:50 

News24

Top Africa stories: Zim safari carnage clean up, Akon...

A bloody carnage has been cleaned up after hyenas killed a kudu in reception area of a Zimbabwean safari camp, and Zimbabweans have find humour in a minister's ribbon-cutting ceremony....

 2018-06-23 05:04 

News24

'We desist from working as silos, but we work as a team' - Vincent Smith on land expropriation process...

Co-chairperson the the Joint Constitutional Review Committee Vincent Smith - a veteran who has crossed political minefields - is fully aware of the enormity of his task to look into the amendment of the Constitution to allow expropriation without compensa...

 2018-06-23 05:02 

News24

92-year-old WWII veteran surprised with high school diploma...

A New Jersey township high school enacted a surprise plan this week to award a 92-year-old World War II veteran the high school diploma he would have earned if he hadn't dropped out to join the army....

 2018-06-23 05:02 

News24

WATCH: US military may house immigrant children...

The US military is asked to get ready to house up to 20 000 immigrant children, as US President Donald Trump's efforts to roll back a widely condemned policy of separating children from their parents is beset by confusion....

 2018-06-23 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Most under-35s OK with insurers digital spying if it cuts prices...

Majority of people between 18 and 34 would be willing to let insurance companies dig through their digital data if it meant lowering their premiums....

 2018-06-23 03:00 

Business Report (IOL)

#ICYMI: The 10 most read articles on Business Report this week...

We take a look at the business stories that trended on Business Report Online this past week....

 2018-06-22 21:41 

Business Live

A good week for Aaron Motsoaledi...

Health department praised for becoming the world's first to adopt a new TB drug...

 2018-06-22 21:40 

Business Live

Cyril Ramaphosa says NHI is on its way — whether you like it or not...

Addressing the NUM congress, the president says the National Health Insurance Fund will bring stability to the country's stressed healthcare system...

 2018-06-22 20:53 

News24

Father of girl on Time cover says she's with her mother...

The father of the girl who is pictured crying on the cover of Time magazine says the Honduran foreign ministry told him that his daughter is detained with her mother in McAllen, Texas, and the two have not been separated...

 2018-06-22 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Steinhoff sells Austria properties to Benko's Signa in $570m deal...

Crisis-hit Steinhoff will sell Austrian property assets valued at 490 million euros ($570 million) to tycoon Rene Benko's Signa Holding....

 2018-06-22 20:10 

News24

UK dad must get permission from police before having sex...

A magistrate ruled that Aaron Sutcliffe, who's HIV-positive, must tell police the name of anyone he plans to have intercourse with after he'd deliberately infected women with HIV....

 2018-06-22 20:09 

News24

WATCH: Rescue ship back at sea as migrants sent from port to port...

Last week, the rescue ship Aquarius was making world news headlines - now it's back on mission....

 2018-06-22 20:04 

News24

Tshepisong serial rapist sentenced to 15 life terms...

Kito Christopher Malumbele has been sentenced to 15 life terms plus 105 years behind bars, after he was convicted of 52 counts, including 12 rape and 17 kidnapping charges....

 2018-06-22 19:43 

News24

WATCH: Heroes save bus passengers after driver has a stroke...

CCTV footage captured from the long-distance coach shows the moment the driver suffered a stroke and started dangling sideways by his seatbelt while on a motorway....

 2018-06-22 19:40 

News24

The man bringing X-Ray technology to townships and bettering people's lives...

It took a tumble while playing with friends in primary school to change the course of his life and improve the lives of thousands of people....

 2018-06-22 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA race relations group says mining charter still flawed...

South Africa's latest mining charter is better than the previous document but is still "profoundly flawed" and a continuing choke on investment....

 2018-06-22 19:28 

News24

Angry residents torch and loot Khayelitsha ward councillor's home...

The SACP in the Brian Bunting District has encouraged a Khayelitsha ward councillor to open a case against angry residents who torched and looted his house after promises to electrify their homes never materialised....

 2018-06-22 18:56 

News24

Ethiopian opposition group ceases attacks amid reforms...

Ethiopian opposition group Ginbot 7 has announced it would cease armed attacks in the country following reforms announced by the new government....

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