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 2018-09-18 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Smart Digital Solutions founder wins top woman, top entrepreneur awards...

Veronica Motloutsi, was recently selected overall winner of the Top 50 Inspiring Women and Top Female Entrepreneur of the year....

 2018-09-18 15:00 

Mail & Guardian

Parliament will consider 'introducing a new bill' following cannabis ruling...

The court gave Parliament 24 months to update legislation relating to cannabis to be in line with its ruling...

 2018-09-18 14:58 

Business Live

Babies born in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia nine times more likely to die than those in richer nations...

A UN report shows half the number of children worldwide died in 2017 from preventable diseases and other complications compared with the number in 2000...

 2018-09-18 14:58 

Business Live

Rand does well in line with other risk assets as dollar retreats...

Old Mutual Multi-Managers says some calm and stability has returned following a big sell-off of emerging-market assets over the past few weeks...

 2018-09-18 14:53 

News24

Parliament will consider 'introducing a new bill' following dagga ruling...

The Constitutional Court has given Parliament 24 months to update legislation relating to marijuana use after its favourable ruling on private use....

 2018-09-18 14:53 

News24

#StateCaptureInquiry: FNB declined to meet with Zwane's IMC and the ANC...

First National Bank played hard ball and declined to attend a meeting called by an inter-ministerial committee to discuss the closure of the Guptas' accounts....

 2018-09-18 14:38 

News24

High praise from the Rastafarian community after ConCourt's dagga ruling...

The Rastafarian community has high praise for the Constitutional Court after it decriminalised the use of and cultivation of dagga in a private space....

 2018-09-18 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tharisa amends terms of acquisition of stake in Salene Chrome Zimbabwe...

Mining company Tharisa said the parties involved in its acquisition of a stake in Salene Chrome Zimbabwe had agreed to restructure the deal....

 2018-09-18 14:28 

News24

DA lays criminal charges against Gauteng MECs over Joburg buiding fire...

The DA has laid charges of culpable homicide against three Gauteng MECs and heads of four provincial government departments for their "negligence" that led to the deaths of three firefighters in a fire in the Bank of Lisbon building in Johannesbur...

 2018-09-18 14:15 

News24

UKZN corruption report to remain under wraps...

The forensic report into the alleged "places for sale" scandal at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's medical school is to remain under wraps for now....

 2018-09-18 14:15 

Business Report (IOL)

OLX invests R1.4 bn in Webuycars...

Naspers' classifieds business, OLX Group, has announced that they will be investing R1.4 billion in Webuycars....

 2018-09-18 14:08 

News24

Bathabile Dlamini distances herself from fake Facebook profiles...

Minister in the Presidency for Women Bathabile Dlamini has distanced herself from "bogus" Facebook accounts in her name....

 2018-09-18 14:01 

News24

Israel to approve immigration for 1 000 Ethiopian Jews...

The Israeli government has agreed to absorb 1 000 Ethiopian Jews - accepting just a fraction of the African country's 8 000 remaining Jews who want to move to Israel...

 2018-09-18 14:01 

News24

Plague outbreak kills two in Madagascar...

An outbreak of plague in Madagascar has killed two people, a health official has said, marking the official start of the season when the disease is considered to be at its deadliest....

 2018-09-18 14:01 

Mail & Guardian

China sets retaliatory tariffs on $60bn in US goods...

China had previously warned that it would target $60-billion in US goods if Trump made good on his threat to impose the new tariffs...

 2018-09-18 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Almost ready: R50m public road to improve access to S&J Industrial Estate...

Property company Redefine and partner Abland Property Developers are set to open a R50 million public road....

 2018-09-18 13:58 

Business Live

DA candidate for Western Cape premier up for grabs as Mmusi Maimane says no...

Dan Plato will take over Cape Town's mayoral chain when Patricia de Lille steps down in October...

 2018-09-18 13:58 

Business Live

Uganda to telecoms firms: you need to list to get a licence...

The cabinet has agreed to renew MTN's licence, but it is not clear whether the company will have to comply with the new requirements for operators...

 2018-09-18 13:58 

Business Live

Alleged plot against Cyril Ramaphosa is 'threat to our revolution', says Blade Nzimande...

The SACP general secretary told the Cosatu conference that the tripartite alliance should not let the matter slide...

 2018-09-18 13:58 

Business Live

Less than 50% of municipal accounting officers and CFOs have required competency levels...

The finance minister says steps are being taken to address the situation, in which only 79 of the country's 218 municipal CFOs have the required skill levels...

 2018-09-18 13:58 

News24

Giraffe calf dies during relocation after attack on mother and son...

The giraffe cow involved in the attack on Dr Katy Williams and her son Finn has been successfully relocated, but her two-month old calf did not survive....

 2018-09-18 13:49 

News24

Former security branch officer seeks stay of prosecution for Timol murder...

The man accused of involvement in the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol wants to apply for a permanent stay of prosecution so that he won't be tried for the activist's death 47 years ago....

 2018-09-18 13:45 

News24

Slain ANC activist's family hire team of lawyers...

The family of slain ANC Midlands activist Musawenkosi "Maqatha" Mchunu have hired a team of lawyers to represent them as an affected party in the murder case....

 2018-09-18 13:37 

Mail & Guardian

SADC's problem child is going to the polls...

Electing presidents in Madagascar has been fraught with problems, including those perpetrated by the military...

 2018-09-18 13:35 

Business Report (IOL)

Instagram now has a shopping tab on the Explore page...

This newly added feature will allow users to scroll through a dedicated feed of shoppable merchandise from various sellers....

 2018-09-18 13:34 

News24

KZN police bust 2 men with R1.3m worth of drugs...

KwaZulu-Natal police say they have arrested two men in Chatsworth for being in possession of drugs worth R1.3m....

 2018-09-18 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Madiba is alive in all of us, we just have to find him...

This is an edited version of a Nelson Mandela lecture Pali Lehohla delivered yesterday in Abidjan, Ivory Coast... by Pali Lehohla....

 2018-09-18 13:23 

Business Report (IOL)

#Dagga: Daff developing regulatory framework for hemp...

CDCSA on Tuesday welcomed the ruling by the Constitutional Court for the private cultivation and use of cannabis....

 2018-09-18 13:22 

News24

Nzimande rubbishes Zuma's views on state capture...

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has accused former president Jacob Zuma of confusing people with his recent comments on state capture....

 2018-09-18 13:13 

Business Report (IOL)

Find out what the new iOS 12 update can do on your Apple...

See the new changes added to the iOS 12 update for Apple....

 2018-09-18 13:13 

Business Report (IOL)

You can now download iOS 12 on your Apple device...

See the new changes added to the iOS 12 update for Apple....

 2018-09-18 13:00 

News24

Cape Town's Dan Plato has colourful history with informants, intelligence...

A high-ranking police officer has previously accused Cape Town mayoral candidate Dan Plato of using public funds to pay informants and of conducting intelligence operations in his capacity as MEC for Community Safety in the Western Cape....

 2018-09-18 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Comair hikes earnings despite soaring fuel costs...

South African aviation group Comair Limited on Tuesday announced record earnings with a R326 million profit after tax....

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

The ANC's 'smallanyana skeletons' exposed...

Skeletons have been tumbling out of the ruling party's closet as witness after witness describes how the Guptas contacted them...

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

Zimbabwe's opposition MPs walk out of Emmerson Mnangagwa's address...

During his first state of the nation address in parliament, opposition parties walked out, as planned, complaining that the president is offering nothing new...

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Laughing like a Zuma lawyer...

The legal profession is one of the very few industries that will miss Jacob Zuma's presidency...

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

Ecsponent maintains growth trajectory...

The niche financial services group has more than doubled its headline earnings per share and now has 'a reasonably refined business model'...

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

Counting the cost of state capture...

State capture is estimated to have cost SA upwards of R100bn. Some economists say the actual figure is much higher...

 2018-09-18 12:58 

Business Live

FNB shocked to be asked about client-specific issues...

The bank declined to meet the inter-ministerial committee set up when the Gupta bank accounts were closed...

 2018-09-18 12:53 

News24

Constitutional Court ruling on dagga...

The constitutional judgment that legalised the private use of dagga will go down in the anals of history as restoring human dignity,the natural order of society to freedom....

 2018-09-18 12:37 

News24

Teacher, 3 students electrocuted, die in Pakistani school...

Police in Pakistan say a teacher and three students have been electrocuted and died at a private school in the country's northwest....

 2018-09-18 12:35 

Business Report (IOL)

Ramaphosa seeks job-cut freeze amid recession...

President Cyril Ramaphosa urged businesses to place a moratorium on job cuts as his administration tries to contain the fallout of a recession....

 2018-09-18 12:34 

News24

WATCH: Dams feeding Cape Town hit the 70% mark...

Cape Town's dam levels have hit the 70% mark for the first time since 2015.Watch....

 2018-09-18 12:33 

News24

North West murder accused charged for 'death threats' against witnesses...

Amanda Mey and George Janse van Rensburg had been married for a mere four months when she was murdered on June 24, 2014....

 2018-09-18 12:33 

News24

Portuguese PM arrives in ex-colony Angola to mend fences...

Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa touched down in Angola on Monday kicking off a two-day trip designed to improve ties between Luanda and its former colonial master....

 2018-09-18 12:33 

News24

WATCH: Zimbabwe's opposition walks out during president's speech...

Zimbabwe's opposition has walked out of parliament during President Emmerson Mnangagwa's state of the nation address as politics remain tense after a disputed election....

 2018-09-18 12:32 

News24

Cape Town's Dan Plato has colourful history with informants, intelligence...

A high-ranking police officer has previously accused Cape Town mayoral candidate Dan Plato of using public funds to pay informants and of conducting intelligence operations in his capacity as MEC for Community Safety in the Western Cape....

 2018-09-18 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

EU to rule on Disney's $71bn bid for Fox next month...

The European Union will have set October 19th as their deadline on the Disney's $71.3 billion bid for Fox...

 2018-09-18 12:15 

Mail & Guardian

Reputation Custodianship through Ubuntu.Lab Hub at Reputation House...

Restoring the public's faith in corporate and government leaders...

 2018-09-18 12:06 

News24

Maimane will not stand as DA's candidate for premier of the Western Cape...

DA leader Mmusi Maimane will not be his party's candidate to become Western Cape premier after next year's election....

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