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 2021-03-07 20:37 

News24

NPO linked to ACDP leader urges Mogoeng Mogoeng not to apologise for comments about Israel...

An NPO founded by ACDP leader Kenneth Meshoe has urged Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng to not apologise and retract remarks he made about Israel, despite being ordered to do so by the Judicial Conduct Committee....

 2021-03-07 20:19 

Business Live

Pope concludes historic visit to Iraq with tour of war-ravaged north...

Pope tells followers 'fraternity is more durable than fratricide' during visit to northern cities of Mosul, Erbil and the Iraqi Christian enclave of Qaraqosh...

 2021-03-07 20:07 

News24

Parliament rubbishes EFF claims it will retrench 'thousands' of workers...

In a statement on Friday, the EFF alleged the acting secretary of Parliament, Baby Tyawa, had disclosed workers were going to be retrenched....

 2021-03-07 19:31 

Mail & Guardian

Investigate crimes in Tigray now, or risk a fragmented Ethiopia...

For any investigation to be successful, evidence must be collected before it degrades The post Investigate crimes in Tigray now, or risk a fragmented Ethiopia appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 19:22 

Business Live

Hacking spree hits thousands of Microsoft customers worldwide...

Tech company says cyberattack started with a Chinese government-backed hacking group...

 2021-03-07 19:12 

News24

Thomas Bokaba appointed to investigate drowning of 2 boys in quarry near Mamelodi...

The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport has appointed advocate Thomas Bokaba to investigate the drowning of two young boys in a quarry near Mamelodi in Pretoria last weekend....

 2021-03-07 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Better loot the dead than in the red...

Too many eyes on the state's tills? An SMS from the ANC suggests it's turning to a pandemic-appropriate source of party funding The post Better loot the dead than in the red appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

A Gauteng firm is using bioplastics to limit microplastics...

Humans eat, drink and breathe in tens of thousands of micro- and nanoplastics, but research into the effects on health is limited The post A Gauteng firm is using bioplastics to limit microplastics appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Mpumalanga, Western Cape don't comply with threatened and protected species rules...

The provinces cite limited capacity and funds to implement the regulations The post Mpumalanga, Western Cape don't comply with threatened and protected species rules appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Judgments and Jurisprudence: Presiding over presidential petitions in Africa...

The verdicts handed down in Kenya and Malawi set a precedent that the quality of an election and the environment in which the election is held do matter and have a bearing on the outcome, regardless of numbers The post Judgments and Jurisprudence: Presidi...

 2021-03-07 18:50 

News24

'Too many in the ANC are keeping quiet about gender issues to hold on to their positions'...

Many ANC leaders are failing to speak out about gender equality because they are just protecting their positions, Ambassador Mavivi Myakayaka-Manzini has said....

 2021-03-07 18:42 

Nation

Covid-19: Thika land court closed for 14 days...

Three staff at the Thika Environment and Land Court have tested positive for Covid-19....

 2021-03-07 18:39 

News24

Absa Deputy CEO Peter Matlare has died from Covid-19 complications...

Matlare had a storied business career, serving as the CEO of the both the South African Broadcasting Corporation and Tiger Brands, as well as the deputy CEO of Absa....

 2021-03-07 18:33 

Mail & Guardian

Meet Norman Chisale, Malawi's richest bodyguard...

Norman Chisale, the former Malawian president's security chief, is struggling to account for his enormous wealth. The post Meet Norman Chisale, Malawi's richest bodyguard appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 18:27 

Business Live

Coronation to reduce its fees on three funds...

Fund manager acts to encourage retirees to 'move up the risk curve' as they shun risk despite low returns...

 2021-03-07 18:27 

Business Live

Fulham lay on more misery at home for Liverpool...

Juergen Klopp's side had the lion's share of the ball but again failed to convert possession into chances...

 2021-03-07 18:27 

Business Live

Irregular funding shows National Arts Council in no position to disburse grants...

The body has made a hash of R300m it received from the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme...

 2021-03-07 18:20 

News24

Liverpool's nightmare continues with sixth straight home loss after Fulham upset...

Mario Lemina condemned troubled Liverpool to a sixth successive home defeat as Fulham earned a shock win that left the champions top four bid in turmoil....

 2021-03-07 17:59 

Mail & Guardian

West Africa readies for Ebola battle...

Guinea is fighting the virus with a vaccine used in the DRC, while their neighbours Sierra Leone and Liberia increase border surveillance The post West Africa readies for Ebola battle appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-03-07 17:58 

Business Report (IOL)

Peter Matlare, Deputy CEO of Absa, dies of Covid-19 complications...
 2021-03-07 17:34 

Business Report (IOL)

Peter Matlare, Absa Group deputy CEO, dies of Covid-19...
 2021-03-07 17:32 

Business Live

STUART THEOBALD: Rising risk of government debt harms creditworthiness of banks...

As the institutions' exposure to the sovereign rises, quality of the state's balance sheet worsens...

 2021-03-07 17:32 

Business Live

Absa deputy CEO Peter Matlare succumbs to Covid-19...

Respected banker becomes possibly the most high-profile business leader to die from the disease...

 2021-03-07 17:32 

Business Live

Jordan prime minister reshuffles cabinet to accelerate reforms...

IMF-guided economic reforms seen as crucial to country's recovery from pandemic...

 2021-03-07 17:32 

Business Live

Birdie blitz earns Rhys Enoch second Sunshine Tour title...

Elated winner admits he 'really didn't think I was that close to the lead' as he takes the prize by one stroke...

 2021-03-07 17:31 

Mail & Guardian

State's failure to act leaves Mpumalanga community at land grabbers' mercy...

Mpumalanga land claimants have been failed by state organs, whose officials are not helping them to remove land invaders, despite a court order The post State's failure to act leaves Mpumalanga community at land grabbers' mercy appeared first on T...

 2021-03-07 17:00 

Standard Digital

Man who snatched police gun, killed two still unknown...

Three national identity cards were found on his body after he was lynched when the pistol ran out of bullets....

 2021-03-07 17:00 

Standard Digital

Man gets orders to exhume body of daughter in US...

The woman's family cast doubt on the first autopsy conducted by the Tarrant County Medical Examiners office...

 2021-03-07 17:00 

Standard Digital

Volunteer social worker strives to give women in slums hope...

Risper admits that there are days she feels overwhelmed...

 2021-03-07 17:00 

Standard Digital

Dream of women's representation in Parliament within grasp...

It was in 1969 that Grace Onyango was elected as the first woman MP representing Kisumu County....

 2021-03-07 17:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Global women who dared to challenge...

Harris also got inked into history books as the first female president of United States....

 2021-03-07 16:37 

Business Live

Van der Walt siblings star in tough conditions at Marine Surfski Series...

Pair outlast perennial doubles race title contenders Jason Eckstrand and Richard Lowe...

 2021-03-07 16:37 

Business Live

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Zuma to meet ANC for crucial talks...

Former president's defiance of court order on the agenda...

 2021-03-07 16:37 

Business Live

LUKANYO MNYANDA: UK budget reminds us there is no free money...

While Rishi Sunak is splurging, Tito Mboweni's cuts might seem like austerity — but that would be misleading...

 2021-03-07 16:37 

Business Live

Suu Kyi party official dies in custody as Myanmar crackdown continues...

Photograph seen of activist's body with a bloodstained cloth around his head...

 2021-03-07 16:37 

Business Live

Mpact upbeat about 2021 after reporting record cash generation...

Many customers prefer local suppliers due to Covid-19, the packaging group says...

 2021-03-07 16:18 

News24

Israel re-opens restaurants, bars with 40% of country fully vaccinated...

Israel took another step towards post-pandemic normalcy on Sunday, opening restaurants, bars and cafes to vaccinated "green pass" holders, with about 40 percent of the population fully inoculated against the coronavirus....

 2021-03-07 15:52 

Nation

Kananu puts Nairobi land grabbers on notice...

Acting governor vows to reclaim all public land illegally acquired by private developers....

 2021-03-07 15:40 

Business Live

Eskom fails to renegotiate coal contracts as it battles to cut costs...

Only one negotiation with seven suppliers has yielded an indirect benefit to power utility, MPs told...

 2021-03-07 15:40 

Business Live

'Act big' in the US means thinking smaller in the UK...

What might be the right level of fiscal stimulus in one country is not true for them all...

 2021-03-07 15:40 

Business Live

GAVIN RICH: WP's problems not rooted in individuals but in an outdated system...

The business of electing presidents on the basis of their populous appeal and promises is what needs to change...

 2021-03-07 15:40 

Business Live

Big airlines sound alarm on cyberattack...

British Air, United Airlines and Singapore Air among carriers that were hit by breach exposing data of loyalty programme members...

 2021-03-07 15:25 

News24

Police warn against possible fake vaccines on sale...

The police have cautioned the public against purchasing fake vaccines from unscrupulous people looking to cash in on the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2021-03-07 14:46 

Business Live

AYABONGA CAWE: Covid-19 will worsen joblessness, especially among the youth...

The call to establish a social employment fund to underwrite community-focused work must be encouraged...

 2021-03-07 14:45 

Business Live

Leicester move into second in top-four race...

Brendan Rodgers's side leapfrog Manchester United with comeback goals...

 2021-03-07 14:45 

Business Live

Thulas Nxesi says SA workers must get priority in employment policy...

Employment & labour minister says policy will address the employment of low-skilled foreign workers rather than South Africans...

 2021-03-07 14:45 

Business Live

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Economists hopeful GDP contracted by less than feared in 2020...

Commodity price rally not only boosted mining profitability but had knock-on effects on wages, spending and tax revenue...

 2021-03-07 14:10 

News24

Transnet chair warns 'those plotting in dark corners' after attempted hit on state capture witness...

Transnet board chairperson Popo Molefe has warned that attempts to silence Transnet employees assisting the state capture commission will not deter them from continuing the war against corruption....

 2021-03-07 13:49 

Business Live

Opener Martin Guptill helps New Zealand claim series...

The team cruises to a seven-wicket victory over Australia as Guptill scores 71 runs off 46 balls...

 2021-03-07 13:32 

News24

Search under way for killers of Mpumalanga cop...

Police in Mpumalanga are trying to track down the killers of their colleague, Sergeant Dominic Monana, who was shot dead in his car in Bushbuckridge....

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