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 2019-04-25 07:45 

Standard Digital

Joe Biden to announce third run for White House today...

The 76-year-old's candidacy is expected to face a number of questions, including whether he is too old and too centrist for the Democratic Party...

 2019-04-25 07:44 

Standard Digital

Accommodation crisis in Kisumu as major conference nears...

The hotel industry in Kisumu may be forced to put up 6, 000 more hotel rooms if the city has to solely host the 2021 Africities Conference....

 2019-04-25 07:44 

Standard Digital

VIDEO: Narrow escape as truck rams several vehicles...

A driver of an L8000 Ford truck said to be heading to Kampala from Bukoto, could not control the lorry thus crashing at least six vehicles....

 2019-04-25 07:43 

Standard Digital

Experts: Bureaucracy slows policy implementation in Africa...

Experts have cited bureaucracy as a key factor to the low implementation of policies in African countries....

 2019-04-25 07:43 

Standard Digital

Sticking points in State's affordable housing plan...

State's notice to deduct 1.5 per cent of employees' salaries to fund the project resisted...

 2019-04-25 07:37 

Business Live

Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin get down to business in Russia...

Spurned by Washington, the North Korean leader is seeking new friends as the pair meet face-to-face for the first time...

 2019-04-25 07:37 

Business Live

WATCH: Why SA's consumer confidence has dropped...

First National Bank chief economist Mamello Matikinca-Ngwenya talks to Business Day TV about the FNB/BER consumer confidence index...

 2019-04-25 07:37 

Business Live

Gold Fields on track to meet 2-million-ounce target...

As the company reaps the benefits of its $500m investment plan, it remains firmly on track to deliver 2-million ounces of gold in 2019...

 2019-04-25 07:37 

Business Live

Research buzzes along but science is still scratching the surface of beating malaria...

Human activities are driving mosquito evolution...

 2019-04-25 07:33 

News24

Australia leader plays down terror threat at Gallipoli event...

Australia's prime minister plays down any potential link between the arrest of an a suspected Islamic State group member in Turkey and a World War I battle commemoration attended by hundreds....

 2019-04-25 07:31 

Standard Digital

Man found dead after hanging self...

The body was rushed to Kakamega Hospital Mortuary....

 2019-04-25 07:12 

News24

RUNNING ANALYSIS: Jiba 'a law unto herself'...

A report by former judge of the constitutional court Yvonne Mokgoro recommends that two senior officials at the National Prosecuting Authority, Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, be removed from their positions. Follow running analysis formm our specialis...

 2019-04-25 07:08 

Daily Nation

Ban on insulting Rwanda's president upheld...

Anyone found guilty of insulting Kagame faces between five and seven years in prison....

 2019-04-25 07:05 

Standard Digital

Gunmen kill boda boda rider...

County Commander confirmed the incident saying that the woman might have been waylaid on her way from a meeting...

 2019-04-25 07:01 

Standard Digital

Mucheru: Huduma Namba registration still on...

State says registration to continue despite Parliament decision to stop IDEMIA from operating in Kenya...

 2019-04-25 07:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Cyclone ‘to hit Mozambique’ again : The Standard...

Cyclone report issued by regional cyclone-monitoring centre on the French island of La Reunion said parts of southern Tanzania could also be affected....

 2019-04-25 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tongaat Hulett renews its cautionary notice...

Sugar producer reports progress with efforts to stabilise its finances and investigate problems around what led to the fall in its headline earnings....

 2019-04-25 06:59 

News24

Body burnt beyond recognition in KZN crash...

An unknown person has met a fiery death along the North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal....

 2019-04-25 06:56 

Daily Nation

US white supremacist who lynched black man is executed...

Texan was one of three men convicted of the gruesome killing of James Byrd Jr. in 1998....

 2019-04-25 06:48 

Standard Digital

Money tips couples should never ignore...

unromantic as money may sound, it is impossible to avoid talking about it if you hope to be successful as a couple....

 2019-04-25 06:48 

Standard Digital

R. Kelly's accuser wins judgment in suit singer failed to answer...

Judge on Tuesday entered a default ruling against Kelly, according to court records, after he did not respond to the lawsuit and missed the hearing....

 2019-04-25 06:48 

Standard Digital

Outrage over law limiting strikes to five days...

?Anxiety has greeted a new proposal in Parliament that would restrict to five-day strikes by workers providing essential services....

 2019-04-25 06:48 

Standard Digital

Millions of children miss measles shots, creating outbreak...

UNICEF report said an estimated 169 million children missed out on the first dose of the measles vaccine between 2010 and 2017...

 2019-04-25 06:43 

News24

No comment! Jiba's lawyer won't be drawn on Mokgoro inquiry sacking recommendation...

Retired Constitutional Court justice Mokgoro led an inquiry into Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, and handed her report to President Cyril Ramaphosa at the beginning of April....

 2019-04-25 06:43 

Mail & Guardian

Kim, Putin vow to seek closer ties at first talks...

The two leaders shook hands and shared smiles as they met and gave brief statements before heading in for the talks...

 2019-04-25 06:42 

Business Live

Asian shares fall after disappointing German data...

Equities slip as a surprise deterioration in economic data from the European power house rekindles fears of slowing global growth...

 2019-04-25 06:42 

Business Live

Vunani reports annual profit nearly doubled to R90.3m...

Solid performance from its commodities trading and advisory services businesses helped boost revenue...

 2019-04-25 06:34 

Daily Nation

Assa Nyakundi set to answer for son's death...

The lawyer missed his son's burial on April 3....

 2019-04-25 06:33 

News24

Corpse of man found in Wemmer Pan...

The body of a man, believed to be in his 30s, has been found in Wemmer Pan, south of Johannesburg....

 2019-04-25 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

MTN goes public, takes its first step towards listing in Nigeria...

On its own, though, the prospects of listing in Nigeria were not sufficient to have consistently driven MTN Group's share price higher recently....

 2019-04-25 06:23 

News24

ANALYSIS: Mokgoro findings gives NPA a chance to get rid of a dark stain...

Like an ugly stain, the controversy around Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba and Special Director Lawrence Mrwebi has refused to disappear from the National Prosecuting Authority. Now it seems that stain is closer to being remo...

 2019-04-25 06:21 

Daily Nation

Mnarani Ruins: Where baobab, mosques attract tourists...

Some of the massive baobab trees there are said to be about 800 years old....

 2019-04-25 06:19 

Standard Digital

Farmers, senators agree on land titles...

The growers said the conditional title deed would be a safeguard to stop land fragmentation....

 2019-04-25 06:11 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Pastor kisses woman to 'rid her body of demons'...

The minister of a church in Zimbabwe is filmed kissing the woman for an uncomfortably long time...

 2019-04-25 06:10 

Mail & Guardian

Mozambique and Comoros brace for cyclone Kenneth...

As the storm neared, schools were closed and inter-island hopper flight suspended...

 2019-04-25 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Consumer confidence at its lowest since last quarter of 2017...

FNB/BER said the first-quarter reading suggested that most consumers were neither optimistic nor pessimistic about the outlook for the economy....

 2019-04-25 05:58 

Daily Nation

Balala raises red flag over Lake Nakuru Park's falling fortunes...

Balala says his game drive in the park was a big disappointment....

 2019-04-25 05:52 

Standard Digital

Blast in town east of Sri Lankan capital, no casualties...

The blast came at a time of high tension in Sri Lanka following the Easter Sunday suicide bomber attacks...

 2019-04-25 05:52 

Standard Digital

Ruto's aides should stop handling his security casually...

DP is the principal assistant to the president and his position is anchored in the Constitution....

 2019-04-25 05:52 

Standard Digital

In film direction, I finally zoomed in on my childhood dream...

Bruce Makau is an actor and director who has featured in various TV shows like 'Selina', 'Auntie Boss', 'Monica' and the soon-to-be-released film, '40...

 2019-04-25 05:52 

Standard Digital

US measles cases highest since 2000 as global anti-vax movement surges...

The UN Children's Fund found the us topping the list of high-income countries where children had not received their first round of immunization....

 2019-04-25 05:52 

Standard Digital

Why more men, not women, are likely to die in their youth...

Why are our youthful men dying so young?...

 2019-04-25 05:48 

News24

Soweto mom to tackle Kilimanjaro for SA children with burns...

A mother from Soweto will be honouring her two boys when she embarks on the Avela Foundation's attempt to summit Kilimanjaro in June....

 2019-04-25 05:47 

Business Live

JSE could open slightly lower on Thursday with BHP and Naspers losing ground...

Tencent was 0.7% down in Hong Kong as Asian stocks dipped...

 2019-04-25 05:35 

Daily Nation

Man stabs, injures friend with kitchen knife over Sh10 debt...

Suspect being held as the police monitor the condition of victim....

 2019-04-25 05:30 

News24

Iran talks war | Vaccination hearing brings huge crowds: WATCH the top World news videos for today...

Trump doesn't want war, but could be lured: Iran's Zarif | California hearing on vaccination law draws crowds; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....

 2019-04-25 05:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Facebook reveals most talked about subjects ahead of SA election...

Facebook has revealed the most talked about subjects and topics of conversation on its platform with regards to the up-coming South Africa elections....

 2019-04-25 05:16 

Standard Digital

Lightning strikes three children in West Pokot...

The minors were driving home their parent's herds from grazing fields....

 2019-04-25 05:06 

Daily Nation

EACC probe clears Ruto, 11 farmers for maize pay...

His Koilel Farm supplied 6,000 bags of maize for Sh19.2 million....

 2019-04-25 05:03 

News24

NPA inquiry: Mrwebi and Jiba not fit for office, Mokgoro finds...

It appears to be the end of the road for advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, given the finding by retired Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro that the pair is neither fit nor proper to hold their respective offices within the NPA....

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