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 2021-09-22 19:54 

News24

EXPLAINER | Here's what we know about how US will lift travel restrictions...

President Joe Biden's administration plans to ease in early November Covid-19 pandemic-related travel restrictions....

 2021-09-22 19:48 

News24

Cape Town lawyer allegedly found in possession of drugs for his client while in court...

A Cape Town lawyer has been arrested for allegedly being in possession of mandrax tablets worth R9 600, which is believed to have been meant for a client he was representing....

 2021-09-22 19:36 

Business Live

Fed flags bond-buying taper 'soon'...

Latest policy statement says a moderation in the pace of asset purchases may soon be warranted...

 2021-09-22 19:24 

News24

'The days of bailouts are gone' - SAA to start flying ahead of Takatso deal...

Takatso Consortium will own 51% of SAA once it concludes its agreement with the airline....

 2021-09-22 19:10 

Mail & Guardian

Family wants clarity on SANDF soldier killed in friendly fire in the DRC...

Corporal Simanga Khuselo join the peacekeeping mission in the DRC to save money to build his family a home The post Family wants clarity on SANDF soldier killed in friendly fire in the DRC appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

SA soldiers have been fighting in a distant land for 20 years...

Troops were sent to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2001 as part of the UN peacekeeping mission that became an offensive against rebels The post SA soldiers have been fighting in a distant land for 20 years appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 18:58 

News24

UK serial killer the 'Yorkshire Ripper' died of Covid: inquest...

British serial killer the "Yorkshire Ripper", who murdered 13 women between 1975 and 1980, died from Covid-19 after ignoring self-isolation guidance in prison....

 2021-09-22 18:53 

Mail & Guardian

Security beefed up at Philippi school where teacher was killed...

'He was like a loving father,' says community member of murdered teacher in Philippi, Western Cape The post Security beefed up at Philippi school where teacher was killed appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 18:43 

Mail & Guardian

Q&A Sessions: Lebo M — a lifetime of roaring...

Lebo M tells us about his journey from South Africa to Hollywood, his days as a ballroom dancer and his successful battle against alcohol abuse. The post Q&A Sessions: Lebo M — a lifetime of roaring appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 18:41 

Business Live

UCT senate votes to approve mandatory vaccination...

About 83% voted in favour of policy proposal but it is subject to final approval of university council...

 2021-09-22 18:40 

Business Live

Spar sees slowing building boom in SA...

Its local hardware business saw 27.6% growth but the pace has slowed significantly since March...

 2021-09-22 18:40 

News24

Al Ahly president fine Pitso, staff and players R281 000 after cup exit...

Al Ahly president Mahmoud El Khatib has fined head coach Pitso Mosimane, his staff and players 300 000 Egyptian pounds (R 281 000) each after their 2020/21 Egyptian Super Cup defeat against Tala'ea El-Gaish....

 2021-09-22 18:33 

News24

Modack and co-accused's bail application in Kinnear case stalled yet again...

Suspended Anti-Gang Unit (AGU) member Ashley Tabisher fist-bumped a friend in the Blue Downs Regional Court after the murder case of his senior, Lieutenant-Colonel Charl Kinnear, was postponed yet again....

 2021-09-22 18:33 

News24

FEEL GOOD | Cape Flats brothers feed one million mouths since start of pandemic...

Two Cape Flats brothers are celebrating feeding one million mouths across the Mother City through their feeding scheme Invisible Hands since the start of the pandemic....

 2021-09-22 18:07 

News24

Afrikaans to be reinstated as medium of teaching, learning at Unisa after AfriForum's ConCourt victory...

The Constitutional Court has given Unisa until the start of the 2023 academic year to revise its language policy which did away with teaching and learning in Afrikaans....

 2021-09-22 18:07 

News24

Ramaphosa asks UN to discuss reparations for slavery...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the UN to put reparations for victims of the slave trade on its agenda....

 2021-09-22 18:06 

Mail & Guardian

NPA accuses Zuma's legal team of trying for a new start of stay application...

Judge Piet Koen is expected to rule in late October on the former president's latest stab at acquittal on corruption charges stemming from the arms deal The post NPA accuses Zuma's legal team of trying for a new start of stay application appeared ...

 2021-09-22 18:05 

News24

UK energy crisis: Collapse of suppliers hit 1.5m households...

Two more power retailers collapsed on Wednesday, bringing the tally of companies going out of business to seven since early August....

 2021-09-22 17:51 

News24

WATCH | WHO warns low air quality kills 7 million a year, issues new AQGs...

Agency calls for urgent action to tackle one of biggest environmental threats to human health....

 2021-09-22 17:51 

News24

Tunisian police re-arrest MP hostile to President Saied...

Tunisian lawmaker Seifeddine Makhlouf, an outspoken critic of President Kais Saied, has been re-arrested, for "undermining the dignity of the army"....

 2021-09-22 17:47 

Business Report (IOL)

It's official, SAA is back in the sky for now...
 2021-09-22 17:46 

Business Live

Xi tells UN China will stop funding new overseas coal power projects...

The pledge was broadly welcomed, but critics say it does not address China's huge coal build at home...

 2021-09-22 17:46 

Business Live

Netflix scoops up Roald Dahl catalogue as streaming wars hot up...

The big ticket content deal gives Netflix children's classics such as 'Matilda' and 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'...

 2021-09-22 17:46 

Business Live

Bok legend Bismarck du Plessis ready to mentor Bulls' young guns...

World Cup winner is part of the squad doing duty in the first leg of their URC tour in Europe...

 2021-09-22 17:25 

News24

WATCH | Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongo honoured with wreath-laying ceremony at crash site...

The City of Johannesburg on Wednesday honoured executive mayor Jolidee Matongo with a wreath-laying ceremony near the site of the crash which claimed his life at the weekend. Watch....

 2021-09-22 17:25 

News24

Bail hearing of alleged husband killer and five hitmen postponed...

The bail application in the case against an Eastern Cape woman and five men, accused of murdering her husband and her mother-in-law, allegedly on her orders, has been postponed....

 2021-09-22 17:25 

News24

Elections 2021: ActionSA brands itself as a corruption buster in its inaugural manifesto...

Herman Mashaba's ActionSA has identified rooting out corruption as being on top of its agenda at the launch its inaugural manifesto in Johannesburg....

 2021-09-22 17:25 

News24

Dad arrested after allegedly beating his crying 10-month-old baby boy to death...

A 10-month-old baby has died after his 26-year-old father allegedly assaulted him because he would not stop crying on Tuesday....

 2021-09-22 17:14 

News24

Faf banks on wisdom and experience from Elton and Frans for All Blacks Test...

Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk said Elton Jantjies's and Frans Steyn's experience will come in handy for Saturday's Rugby Championship Test against the All Blacks in Townsville....

 2021-09-22 17:11 

News24

JUST IN | Vast majority of UCT's Senate vote in favour of policy to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory...

The majority of UCT's Senate has voted in favour of a proposed policy to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory from next year....

 2021-09-22 17:05 

Mail & Guardian

FNB, Ivestec exposed to R6.3m scam...

Administrators at First National Bank are accused of duping Investec out of millions of rand. The post FNB, Ivestec exposed to R6.3m scam appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 17:02 

News24

Big blow to govt as court sets aside parts of Mining Charter...

The High Court has set aside a provision that would allow government to suspend and cancel mining rights if companies didn't apply with the Mining Charter....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

Blow as Nakuru doctor who would have shed light on two murders dies...

At 9am yesterday, the waves on a heart machine next to James Gakara's bed in the intensive care unit flatlined as he took his last breath....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

DPP against release of officers in Kianjokoma brothers' killing...

The Director of Public Prosecutions has opposed the release of six police officers charged with the murder of two brothers in Embu County....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

Ringa Boys High School students stranded as dormitory is burnt down...

More than 300 students of Ringa Boys High School in Homa Bay are worried of sleeping in the cold after their dormitory was burnt down....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

Kajiado Governor Ole Lenku blames audit queries on former top officials...

Kajiado Governor Joseph ole Lenku has blamed former Finance Department officials for failing to cooperate with auditors....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

George Natembeya faults leaders for ignoring plight of the locals...

Rift Valley Regional Commissioner George Natembeya faulted elected leaders in Trans Nzoia for failing to provide solutions....

 2021-09-22 17:00 

Standard Digital

Police deny link to disappearance of Kitale businessman...

A woman has linked police to the last week disappearance of her boyfriend Idd Musa Wekesa in Kitale, Trans Nzoia county....

 2021-09-22 16:51 

Business Live

Zondo commission will not take part in court challenges over Zuma's medical parole...

The DA and AfriForum named the state capture commission among respondents...

 2021-09-22 16:51 

Business Live

GUGU LOURIE: TymeBank aims to become SA's largest digital bank...

A partnership with ZCC has been interrupted by Covid-19, but Capitec needs to watch out...

 2021-09-22 16:51 

Business Live

PODCAST | New study shows short-term credit extensions are down 20%...

Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Altron Fintech's Johan Gellatly and Keith Lockwood, an independent economic consultant...

 2021-09-22 16:51 

Business Live

Judgment reserved in Jacob Zuma's special plea case...

Judge Piet Koen says he will need several weeks to make a 'proper' judgment on the former president's plea...

 2021-09-22 16:51 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE firms as Fed prepares minutes...

China Evergrande statement on debt payment bolsters sentiment but analysts caution the relief may be temporary...

 2021-09-22 16:50 

Business Live

Toyota pins its Dakar hopes on all-new Hilux...

The four-crew team aims to improve on its second-place finish this year with an upgraded racing machine...

 2021-09-22 16:50 

News24

Biden pledges 500 million more Covid-19 vaccine doses as US pressured to do more...

President Joe Biden will push world leaders to do more to curb the Covid-19 pandemic, and announce a US pledge to buy 500 million more vaccine doses to donate to other countries....

 2021-09-22 16:50 

Business Live

Amazon machines rule as workers buckle at flagship fulfilment centre...

Competitors strive to imitate its automation operations, but critics bemoan working conditions...

 2021-09-22 16:50 

Business Live

Sundowns not looking too far ahead, says Rulani Mokwena...

'We work match by match, day by day, and we want to win every single match,' coach says...

 2021-09-22 16:50 

Mail & Guardian

Three men killed in apparent Cape Town taxi violence flare-up...

Three members affiliated with taxi association Cata have been gunned down at the Joe Slovo minibus taxi rank in Cape Town The post Three men killed in apparent Cape Town taxi violence flare-up appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-09-22 16:38 

Nation

Homa Bay boat tragedy: Death toll rises to seven...

Five more bodies were retrieved after a boat capsized in Homa Bay....

 2021-09-22 16:31 

News24

Hlophe abandons interdict application - Speaker will abide by ruling of the court...

National Assembly Speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula welcomed the withdrawal of Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe's urgent application to interdict his impeachment proceedings....

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