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 2018-08-13 14:58 

News24

Mali counts votes after poll worker slain...

Vote counting has been underway across Mali after a tense presidential runoff marked by violence, polling station closures and low turnout....

 2018-08-13 14:57 

Business Live

Bayer shares dive after jury decides weed killer causes cancer...

The verdict against Monsanto, which Bayer has recently acquired, shocked investors as it could set the tone for thousands of future claims over the herbicide...

 2018-08-13 14:57 

Business Live

Rand steady as it recovers from day's worst levels...

The rand remains at the mercy of global developments and could weaken further again if risk-off sentiment does not subside soon, analysts say...

 2018-08-13 14:57 

Business Live

Mozambique's ruby mining goes from 'Wild West' to big business...

Though it is hard to know the value of the rough-ruby trade as it is so fragmented, one estimate has the ruby, emerald and sapphire business at up to $2.5bn a year...

 2018-08-13 14:57 

Business Live

These are the three vying for NDPP role: Vusi Pikoli, Terence Nombembe and Rodney de Kock...

Cyril Ramaphosa has 90 days to appoint a new prosecuting authority head, and it is yet to be seen if an acting or a permanent boss is appointed...

 2018-08-13 14:53 

News24

Bloemfontein cash-in-transit heist case postponed for a week...

The case of two men, arrested in connection with a cash-in-transit heist in Bloemfontein, has been postponed in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court....

 2018-08-13 14:35 

News24

Farmers panic after AfriForum publishes list of apparent expropriation targets...

Farm owners are concerned that they could become the next land invasion victims after the names of their farms were included on a list of possible land expropriation targets....

 2018-08-13 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA Stimulus package to cost SA R43bn...

DA demands to know how the government plans to finance the stimulus package....

 2018-08-13 14:23 

News24

WATCH: North, South Korea agree to Pyongyang summit...

North Korea and South Korea agree to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, the latest step forward in cross-border ties this year after more high-level talks....

 2018-08-13 14:19 

News24

17 students arrested after clashing with cops at UKZN's Westville campus...

Seventeen students have been arrested for public violence after clashing with police at the University of KwaZulu-Natal....

 2018-08-13 14:14 

Mail & Guardian

Unions hold the cards as Eskom faces fresh strike threat...

Numsa and NUM are yet to sign the latest wage offer of a 7.5% increase for 2018 and a 7% increase for the next two years...

 2018-08-13 14:03 

News24

Gunmen kill suspect during Eastern Cape police station attack...

Unknown attackers have allegedly killed a man in police custody after storming an Eastern Cape police station....

 2018-08-13 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Volkswagen expands dealer transformation...

A vehicle dealer principal apprentice programme launched in 2011 by Volkswagen South Africa and Audi South Africa has expanded....

 2018-08-13 13:56 

Business Live

No rescue plan for VBS Mutual Bank, says ANC...

The ruling party has denied reports of a meeting with the Limpopo leadership to save the bank, and says it is more concerned about the loss suffered by the 'marginalised9;...

 2018-08-13 13:56 

Business Live

Trevor Noah is right. People can be both French and African...

The French ambassador's less-than-amused response to Noah's joke about France's World Cup victory, is both ambitious and irrational...

 2018-08-13 13:36 

News24

KZN mom accused of killing son to undergo 30-day psychiatric evaluation...

The 34-year-old woman, who has allegedly confessed to smothering her son, will be observed and assessed by medical professionals at the Fort Napier Hospital in Pietermaritzburg....

 2018-08-13 13:34 

News24

'Court must dismiss Chamisa's election petition': Zanu-PF lawyers...

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF lawyers have reportedly claimed that the country's main opposition party missed the deadline to submit its petition over the country's recently held elections....

 2018-08-13 13:34 

News24

Egypt: Police kill 6 suspected militants in Cairo suburb...

Egypt's Interior Ministry says police have killed six suspected Islamic militants in a shootout in a Cairo suburb....

 2018-08-13 13:33 

News24

Vengeful British builder demolishes cottages worth R46m...

A builder in Buntingford, Hertfordshire, demolished five newly built cottages after a dispute over his payment for the job....

 2018-08-13 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

McDonald's launches redesigned futuristic flagship store in Chicago...

McDonald's has launched a redesigned flagship store in Chicago that incorporates kiosks and human labour....

 2018-08-13 13:15 

News24

Man fakes his own death to avoid wife demanding money...

It's said desperate times call for desperate measures. But one man took it one step too far....

 2018-08-13 13:09 

News24

Groom risks life on wedding day to save drowning teen...

A newlywed couple's wedding picture shoot came to a halt when the groom dived into the ocean to save a drowning teenager....

 2018-08-13 13:07 

Mail & Guardian

Bird Island child abuse: The truth will set us free...

Apartheid's ministers must account for their crimes and we too need to confront them...

 2018-08-13 13:01 

News24

9 people killed in Taiwan nursing home fire; 16 hurt...

A fire at a nursing home in Taiwan has left 9 people dead and 16 injured....

 2018-08-13 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: It's now Woolies' time to turn the corner...

Woolworths share price has had a spectacular period of growth and reached R100 just 3 years. Now it is back to square one, writes Amelia Morgenrood....

 2018-08-13 12:57 

News24

In defence of the DA's BEE proposal...

SA seems to be stuck with a system of affirmative action that raises the cost of doing business, benefits only a minority of the people it is intended to benefit and seems to be in place indefinitely....

 2018-08-13 12:56 

Business Live

SA's top companies are still not hiring female CEOs...

New research shows there has been modest progress in gender transformation at executive level, but there is only one woman at the helm of SA's Top 40 listed companies...

 2018-08-13 12:55 

Business Live

PETER BRUCE: Right now, does the DA have an economic policy?...

Should the party follow an economic empowerment path that specifically uplifts blacks, or should it find one that uplifts blacks, but by default and not design?...

 2018-08-13 12:55 

Business Live

Judgment against Shaun Abrahams vindicates NPA's independence, says Mxolisi Nxasana...

The Constitutional Court says President Cyril Ramaphosa has 90 days to appoint a new chief prosecutor who is neither Abrahams nor former NDPP Nxasana...

 2018-08-13 12:55 

Business Live

Gautrain strike over: workers to get 8% salary hike...

Bombela and Fedusa have agreed to a R5,000 incentive bonus, a performance bonus, a R900 housing allowance and continued medical subsidies...

 2018-08-13 12:54 

News24

WATCH: ConCourt's ruling on Shaun Abrahams explained...

The Constitutional Court has found that the appointment of National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) boss Shaun Abrahams was unconstitutional and invalid. Here's what you need to know. Watch....

 2018-08-13 12:54 

News24

10 blistering quotes from the ConCourt ruling on Shaun Abrahams, Nxasana...

Here are 10 scathing quotes from the Constitutional Court's ruling on former president Jacob Zuma's decision to remove Shaun Abraham's predecessor Mxolisi Nxasana from the position of NDPP....

 2018-08-13 12:51 

News24

Christo Wiese given Carte Blanche...

It was utter disappointment and dejection I felt after watching the usually firebrand Devi Sancri Govender meekly hosting a PR piece for Steinhoff Kingpin Christo Wiese....

 2018-08-13 12:50 

News24

Racists will be racists, regardless of geography...

I read with keen interest the comments posted by @Brad_Kulet about racist South Africans in New Zealand. It made me laugh out loud and heartily....

 2018-08-13 12:45 

Business Report (IOL)

Kenya's Safaricom won't drop price on call rates 6pm...

Safaricom, Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, has no plans to reduce its rates after rival Airtel cut its prices as it wants to avoid a price war....

 2018-08-13 12:44 

News24

Did Julius Malema score an own-goal?...

Across the border Malema is scoring an own goal unless he can re-address his comments on Zimbabwe's elections....

 2018-08-13 12:34 

News24

Give us reality, not news...

I would just like to know how News24 doesn't cover the violence or trurth happening. I drove from Sandton to Northem over the weekend....

 2018-08-13 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Spotify is testing a "skip advert" option...

Spotify is testing a new feature to allow its free users to skip adverts on the app....

 2018-08-13 12:19 

News24

Time to focus on 'Ramareality' - Mashaba defends tweet criticising Ramaphosa, praising Trump...

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has waded into controversy by tweeting a comparison between controversial US President Donald Trump, who is labelled as a 'success', and President Cyril Ramaphosa, dubbed a 'failure' in the side by side im...

 2018-08-13 12:15 

Mail & Guardian

Rhodes must stop treating rapists like victims...

The university senate is fighting over the limited execution of a limited sexual violence strategy...

 2018-08-13 12:09 

News24

'No justice' over bloody Egypt protest crackdown 5 years on: HRW...

Egypt is yet to prosecute members of the security forces over a bloody 2013 crackdown on protesters that left hundreds dead, Human Rights Watch has said, urging "justice" for the killings....

 2018-08-13 12:09 

News24

Mnangagwa says disputed Zimbabwe election 'behind us'...

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called for the country to move on from its disputed election, despite his victory being challenged in court over alleged fraud and his inauguration delayed....

 2018-08-13 11:55 

Business Live

Tencent's Capcom told to remove new game, dealing another blow to the firm...

Tencent has run into issues with industry overseers in the past, notably when state media rounded on its game Honour of Kings for allegedly encouraging addiction...

 2018-08-13 11:55 

Business Live

Gold slips to 17-month lows as traders favour the dollar...

The safe-haven demand triggered by the Turkish crisis is going into the greenback rather and not bullion, 'a trend going on for a while now', says analyst...

 2018-08-13 11:55 

Business Live

Whistleblower Rosemary Hunter pilloried by FSB...

Regulator tried to buy off, then fire, registrar over pensions inquiry...

 2018-08-13 11:35 

Mail & Guardian

African trio star as Liverpool make superb start...

African goal poachers Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah tormented West Ham United as Liverpool went top of the English Premier League...

 2018-08-13 11:32 

Mail & Guardian

Mali counts votes after poll worker slain...

On the eve of voting, authorities said they had disrupted a plot to carry out "targeted attacks" in the capital Bamako...

 2018-08-13 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

B-BBEE policy has only helped certain South Africans - DA...

Maimane went on to say that the BBBEE policy has only benefited certain individuals....

 2018-08-13 11:24 

News24

Strongest-ever earthquake hits Alaska's North Slope region...

Alaska's North Slope was hit by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist says....

 2018-08-13 11:22 

News24

Papppi preaches against fuel price increases, leads Durban protest...

A leader of People Against Petrol and Paraffin Price Increases says the organisation wants President Cyril Ramaphosa to issue a moratorium on all future interests in petrol prices....

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