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 2022-01-13 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Soldiers plead for more air support in Mozambique's battle against insurgents...

Budget deficits limit the South African National Defence Force's ability to supply more aircraft for logistical support, attacks and evacuation The post Soldiers plead for more air support in Mozambique's battle against insurgents appeared first o...

 2022-01-13 18:55 

News24

Police arrest woman found with loaded shotgun outside US Capitol...

US Capitol Police have arrested a Michigan woman who was illegally parked in front of their headquarters with a loaded shotgun and three other weapons, police said on Thursday....

 2022-01-13 18:36 

News24

Pegasus used to target El Salvador activists, journalists: Report...

Citizen Lab watchdog says Israeli NSO Group's Pegasus spyware used by operator working in country since early 2020....

 2022-01-13 18:36 

News24

Russia says talks on Ukraine crisis at "dead end", threatens action...

Russia said on Thursday it was hitting a dead end in its efforts to persuade the West to bar Ukraine from joining NATO and roll back decades of alliance expansion in Europe, and threatened unspecified consequences in response....

 2022-01-13 18:29 

Business Live

Return to start for Mbalula after high court blow for two traffic laws...

Brakes put on the system the government hopes will reduce road accidents and Road Accident Fund claims...

 2022-01-13 18:29 

Business Live

Mantashe puts coal before just energy transition...

Minerals & energy minister insists on its continued use and says phase-out must be systematic...

 2022-01-13 18:29 

Business Live

Fledge Capital buys 25% stake in USN...

Investment will enable sports nutrition maker to focus on product development...

 2022-01-13 18:29 

Business Live

Body of advocates rejects Sisulu's attack on the judiciary...

General Council of the Bar supports acting chief justice's criticism of it as an 'insult' to African judges...

 2022-01-13 18:26 

News24

December rainfall boosts dam levels in Chris Hani District Municipality...

Consistent December rainfall has resulted in a significant improvement in dam levels in the Chris Hani District Municipality....

 2022-01-13 18:26 

News24

Botswana launches voter registration drive ahead of 2024 poll...

Botswana's Independent Electoral Commission will for the next three months conduct a supplementary voter registration exercise....

 2022-01-13 18:25 

News24

Proteas roar back at Newlands to set up epic series finish with Kohli, India fired up...

Rishabh Pant's 100* was thrilling to watch, and an innings of the highest quality, but the Proteas have clawed their way back into contention in the third and final Test against India....

 2022-01-13 18:04 

News24

Russian strikes in Syria kill 11 IS fighters: monitor...

Russian air strikes in desert areas of eastern Syria have killed 11 suspected members of the Islamic State group, following deadly attacks by the jihadists, a war monitor reported Thursday....

 2022-01-13 18:03 

News24

Africa joins race to acquire Pfizer's Covid-19 Paxlovid pills...

Africa's top public health body said it was in talks with Pfizer about securing supplies of itsantiviral Covid-19 pills for the continent, the latest to join the race for a drug seen as a potential game changer in fighting the virus....

 2022-01-13 18:03 

News24

UK authorities suspect Chinese spy active in Parliament...

British security services have warned MPs that a suspected Chinese agent "knowingly engaged in political interference activities" inside parliament, authorities said Thursday....

 2022-01-13 18:03 

News24

Burkinabe revolutionary leader Sankara 'shot seven times'...

Burkina Faso's revolutionary leader Thomas Sankara, who was gunned down during a coup in 1987, was shot at least seven times by assassins using tracer rounds, experts have told a long-awaited trial into his killing....

 2022-01-13 18:00 

Mail & Guardian

Whispers of insurgency add up to a murky national security situation...

Concerns abound about the parliament fire, with insiders saying the timing was suspicious and the truth may never come out, while intelligence and security clusters are worried. The post Whispers of insurgency add up to a murky national security situation...

 2022-01-13 18:00 

Mail & Guardian

Timeline: state security-compromising attacks...

Eskom, parliament, constitutional court, looting could all be linked. 'We smell a rat', says Blade Nzimande The post Timeline: state security-compromising attacks appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-13 17:35 

Business Live

Test series decider on a knife edge...

SA need 111 runs to win match and series...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

Ascendis names Harry Smit as new chair, as CEO leaves after three weeks in job...

The healthcare company saw a surprise board shake-up in December and has also struck a new deal with lenders...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

Preliminary report on parliament fire expected to be tabled on Friday...

Arrangements are being made for alternative space so that MPs can start work, house of committee chairperson Cedric Frolick says...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

State suspends input vouchers cushioning subsistence farmers...

Over 55,000 smallholder farmers will be affected by the withdrawal as the government probes challenges in the system...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

HILARY JOFFE: Bain made little from state capture, but lost billions for Sars and SA...

The Zondo report fleshes out some interesting details about how the process occurred...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

Calls to lift state of disaster intensify as WHO warns future waves may be less 'forgiving'...

Scientists are divided on whether Covid-19 has reached endemic stage...

 2022-01-13 17:34 

Business Live

COBUS CILLIERS: Unearthing investment gems amid the manure...

A look up and down any value chain and how it is placed can yield surprising benefits...

 2022-01-13 17:30 

News24

Mpumalanga woman nabbed for drug dealing three years after conviction on similar charges...

An alleged drug dealing offender will have to stay in prison for nearly three months after she was denied bail....

 2022-01-13 17:26 

News24

One killed, another critically injured in deadly KZN Midlands shooting...

One woman was killed and another critically injured after a deadly shooting in Pietermaritzburg, KZN, on Thursday afternoon....

 2022-01-13 17:07 

News24

Gunmen kill villagers, torch homes in volatile central Nigeria state...

Gunmen attacked a mainly Christian village in a volatile Nigeria state, killing as many as 18 people and burning down two dozen homes, a community leader, a resident and local authorities said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-13 17:00 

Mail & Guardian

Viva Rastazeneca, viva!...

Lindiwe Sisulu's broadside isn't the only attack on SA's supreme law. The post Viva Rastazeneca, viva! appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-13 16:55 

Business Report (IOL)

WEF to reflect on global challenges amid Covid-19...
 2022-01-13 16:47 

News24

In Beijing's Olympic bubble: police escorts, daily Covid-19 tests, robot chefs...

In a hived-off section of the Beijing airport, arrivals for next month's Winter Olympics are met by staff in white protective suits and undergo COVID-19 tests and swabs of luggage before being whisked in police-escorted buses to fe...

 2022-01-13 16:39 

Business Live

Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to be fit for Villa clash...

Manchester United striker keeps fingers crossed he can return to action...

 2022-01-13 16:39 

Business Live

Activists target west coast oil and gas exploration plans in SA...

Groups won case against Shell to halt earlier seismic study...

 2022-01-13 16:39 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE muted as investors digest US inflation report...

Soaring consumer prices in the world's leading economy has fuelled expectations of multiple rate hikes...

 2022-01-13 16:39 

Business Live

Delta Air looks past Omicron hit to 2022 profit growth...

US airlines expects rapidly spreading Omicron to delay recovery in air travel by two months...

 2022-01-13 16:33 

News24

Biden imposes first sanctions over North Korea weapons programme after missile tests...

The Biden administration on Wednesday imposed its first sanctions over North Korea's weapons programmes following a series of North Korean missile launches, including two since last week....

 2022-01-13 16:32 

News24

Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus...

Tens of thousands of French teachers walked off the job over what they say is the government's failure to adopt a coherent policy for schools to manage the pandemic, while the White House said US schools should receive the first additional rapid tests...

 2022-01-13 16:30 

News24

King Khoisan SA believes arrest a ploy to silence his protest, remove him from Union Buildings...

King Khoisan SA, who has been staging a sit-in protest at the Union Buildings for more than three years, believes his arrest is a ploy to remove him from the national key point and silence his protest....

 2022-01-13 16:13 

News24

Djokovic makes other players 'look like fools': Tsitsipas...

Novak Djokovic had put the Australian Open at risk and made other tennis players "look like fools" after travelling to Australia unvaccinated, world number four Stefanos Tsitsipas said on Thursday....

 2022-01-13 16:08 

News24

Pretoria High Court rules AARTO Act and its amendment unconstitutional and invalid...

The Pretoria High Court has ruled that the AARTO Act and its amendment are unconstitutional and invalid....

 2022-01-13 16:05 

Mail & Guardian

Private religious schools' beliefs in the balance as landmark case goes to court...

The outcome might have major ramifications for the autonomy of all private religious schools The post Private religious schools' beliefs in the balance as landmark case goes to court appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-13 15:49 

News24

Fifty-eight percent of Americans believe US democracy in danger of collapse: poll...

One year after the storming of the US Capitol by supporters of Donald Trump, six out of 10 Americans believe the country's democracy is in danger of collapse, according to a poll released Wednesday....

 2022-01-13 15:44 

Business Live

WP expected to embrace attacking mindset in Currie Cup...

The Western Cape team wants to find a balance between the expansive and conservative kicking style of play...

 2022-01-13 15:44 

Business Live

Thyssenkrupp to keep control of green hydrogen unit after IPO...

Thyssenkrupp unit Nucera is riding a crest of demand for green hydrogen generation plants...

 2022-01-13 15:44 

Business Live

Five of six Durban beaches reopen after sewage pollution last week...

Blue Lagoon/Umngeni Beach remains closed, where E. coli levels are still not low enough for it to be opened to the public...

 2022-01-13 15:39 

News24

King Khoisan SA released on a warning ahead of his trial for allegedly dealing in dagga...

Khoisan SA and Donovan Manuel appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court, following their arrest at the Union Buildings in Pretoria....

 2022-01-13 15:35 

Mail & Guardian

Parliament fire suspect Mafe admitted to psychiatric hospital for evaluation...

Zandile Mafe appeared at the Cape Town magistrate court on Thursday morning before being taken in for observation. The post Parliament fire suspect Mafe admitted to psychiatric hospital for evaluation appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-13 15:30 

News24

Freight, trucking industry 'causing problems' by not employing locals - Zikalala...

"We will also be engaging the freight and logistic industry. It is them who are causing problems. If they prioritise South Africans and employ people who are local, that will help us to resolve this problem," KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala h...

 2022-01-13 15:30 

News24

Toxic fumes ship will be dumping chemicals off St Helena Bay until March - maritime authority...

The NS Qingdao will carry on dumping its chemical cargo into the sea off St Helena Bay until March. The chemicals came into contact with rain water at Durban harbour, causing a toxic fume reaction....

 2022-01-13 15:30 

News24

Suspected cable thief killed in shootout with police at Mpumalanga power station...

Three suspected cable thieves have been arrested and one died after a shootout with police in Mpumalanga....

 2022-01-13 15:30 

News24

Nigeria ends Twitter ban after 7 months...

Nigeria lifted a seven-month ban on Twitter in the West African country, after the social network agreed to various conditions....

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