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 2022-01-14 15:37 

Business Live

BlackRock hits record $10-trillion in assets...

The public asset manager poured a net $104bn into ETFs in the three months ended December 31, the firm said...

 2022-01-14 15:37 

Business Live

CCMA issues strike certificate for unions at Sibanye-Stillwater...

The four unions involved have turned down monthly wage increases of between R570 and R640 a month for the lowest-paid workers...

 2022-01-14 15:37 

Business Live

Elon Musk barks and dogecoin jumps...

Elon Musk said on Twitter that the cryptocurrency could now be used to buy Tesla merchandise...

 2022-01-14 15:35 

Mail & Guardian

Proteas' hungry young lions drive SA to Test victory over India...

But black players have to battle the opposition as much as racist sections of South African media and fans — whose expectations demand they fail The post Proteas' hungry young lions drive SA to Test victory over India appeared first on The Mail ...

 2022-01-14 15:27 

News24

Johnson's office apologises to Queen Elizabeth for party on eve of funeral...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office apologised to Queen Elizabeth on Friday after it emerged that staff had partied late into the night in Downing Street on the eve of Prince Philip's funeral, at a time when mixing indoors...

 2022-01-14 15:24 

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Boucher praises fight of leaders Elgar, Bavuma in historic Proteas series win...

Proteas head coach Mark Boucher has heaped praise on the character shown by his side after their famous 2-1 series win over India....

 2022-01-14 15:14 

News24

CCMA issues strike certificate over Sibanye-Stillwater gold wage dispute...

Unions are now able to embark on a strike with just 48 hours' notice while the company can also implement a lock-out....

 2022-01-14 14:55 

News24

Biden tries to save voting rights bill in evening talks...

President Joe Biden negotiated into the evening on Thursday with two holdout senators from his own party to try and save his beleaguered voting rights bill on a day that also saw him get a stinging setback on a Covid-fighting strategy....

 2022-01-14 14:48 

Mail & Guardian

Amendments to the Schools Act proposes making grade R compulsory...

The Basic Education Law Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament The post Amendments to the Schools Act proposes making grade R compulsory appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-14 14:42 

Business Live

Swedish power plant's oil use soars to keep the lights on...

Combating global warming has taken a back seat as Europe faces a historic energy crisis...

 2022-01-14 14:41 

News24

Djokovic case referred to Australian Federal Court: judge...

Australia's government seeks to detain Novak Djokovic on Saturday morning after cancelling his visa for a second time, a government lawyer told an emergency hearing Friday....

 2022-01-14 14:31 

News24

Blue lights, police masks found after car raced away from roadblock and crashed...

Western Cape police have seized blue lights and masks with their branding after a driver who refused to stop rolled his vehicle during a police chase....

 2022-01-14 14:31 

News24

Covid-19: Healthcare workers' booster shots show increased protection against Omicron variant...

Initial data from the Sisonke 2 study showed that booster shots improved protection against the Omicron variant....

 2022-01-14 14:31 

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Covid-19: Western Cape sees increase in vaccinations, booster shots this week...

The Western Cape health department has seen an increase in vaccinations this week with 41 518 jabs administered in the first four days of the week....

 2022-01-14 14:20 

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Woman who allegedly stole R4m from employer arrested after more than two years on the run...

A woman who has been on the run after allegedly stealing R4 million from her employer, SBV Services, in July 2019 has been arrested in Soweto....

 2022-01-14 14:06 

News24

Petersen-inspired Proteas complete stunning series comeback to down top-ranked India at Newlands...

The Proteas have completed a stunning comeback against top-ranked India, cruising home to win the third Test at Newlands to claim the series 2-1....

 2022-01-14 13:47 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Three must-watch films of the late Sidney Poitier...
 2022-01-14 13:47 

Business Live

Omicron causes less severe disease than Delta, even in previously uninfected...

Even when prior infections were factored in there was a 25% lower risk of dying in wave four than wave three, researchers said...

 2022-01-14 13:47 

Business Live

Confusing Covid-19 school rules leave US parents frustrated...

Across the United States, schools are following protocols that vary from state to state and even city to city...

 2022-01-14 13:46 

News24

North Korea fires two missiles, warns of strong action over US sanctions push...

North Korea fired at least two ballistic missiles on Friday, the third test in two weeks, just hours after criticising a U.S. push for new sanctions over the previous launches as a "provocation"; and warning of a strong reaction....

 2022-01-14 13:46 

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Front runners in development of antibody drugs against Covid-19...

AstraZeneca, Eli Lilly, Regeneron and GlaxoSmithKline are among the biggest pharmaceutical companies to have developed Covid-19 treatments using a class of drugs called monoclonal antibodies....

 2022-01-14 13:32 

News24

Second Durban man shot dead at his home in space of a week...

A Durban man has been shot and killed in his home in Wentworth after two men barged into his flat, KwaZulu-Natal police say....

 2022-01-14 13:08 

News24

UN chief warns millions of Afghans are on 'verge of death'...

Antonio Guterres pleads with US, World Bank to unfreeze Afghanistan's funds to avert an economic and social collapse....

 2022-01-14 12:52 

Business Live

DNA samples from violent criminals now compulsory...

Mandatory DNA samples will be required from those convicted of crimes such as rape, murder, human trafficking, robbery and culpable homicide...

 2022-01-14 12:52 

Business Live

Toyota's Al Attiyah wins Dakar for the fourth time...

Qatari wins the off-road epic in SA-built Toyota Hilux, with Giniel de Villiers fifth...

 2022-01-14 12:38 

News24

JUST IN | 6 awaiting trial prisoners escape after suspects with assault rifles ambush police van...

Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for six awaiting trial prisoners who escaped after the police van they were travelling in was ambushed by three men armed with assault rifles....

 2022-01-14 12:14 

News24

Ukraine reports massive cyber attack on government websites...

Kyiv on Friday reported a massive cyber attack on key government websites as tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine escalate following several rounds of unsuccessful talks....

 2022-01-14 11:57 

Business Live

Stor-Age reports continued occupancy and rental growth...

The storage specialist has benefited as Covid-19 shakes up business models, including home improvements, and boosts e-commerce...

 2022-01-14 11:57 

Business Live

Oil prices set for fourth week of gains...

However, gains are limited after news that China plans to release oil reserves around the Lunar New Year holidays...

 2022-01-14 11:52 

News24

Mpumalanga police gun down 3 'heavily armed' men in shootout after store robbery...

Mpumalanga police have shot dead three alleged robbers in Tonga....

 2022-01-14 11:45 

News24

You thought it was over... Anaconda makes a return to e.tv again after 8 years!...

Jennifer Lopez will once again do the mambo with a big mamba on Saturday at 20:00 when e.tv once again broadcasts the 1997 film Anaconda....

 2022-01-14 11:36 

Mail & Guardian

Amendments to the Schools Act proposes making grade R compulsory...

The Basic Education Law Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament. The post Amendments to the Schools Act proposes making grade R compulsory appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-14 11:30 

Mail & Guardian

Residents warned City of Joburg about deadly Goudkoppies landfill years before murders...

The residents live less than 500 metres from the landfill and have, for several years, complained to the city's various entities. The post Residents warned City of Joburg about deadly Goudkoppies landfill years before murders appeared first on The Mai...

 2022-01-14 11:21 

News24

US Capitol assault probe subpoenas social media giants...

The congressional committee investigating the January 6, 2021 storming of the US Capitol on Thursday subpoenaed records from YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Reddit that would detail the use of social media in the attack....

 2022-01-14 11:04 

Mail & Guardian

UK: New 'partygate' revelations heap more pressure on PM Boris Johnson...

The British Prime Minister is fighting for his political future amid public outrage at the slew of revelations about similar alleged rule-breaking while the rest of the country followed guidelines — at personal cost. The post UK: New 'partygate&...

 2022-01-14 11:02 

Business Live

EUSEBIUS MCKAISER | Lindiwe Sisulu's fans want to change the subject. Don't be distracted....

I may be assuming that Lindiwe Sisulu supporters care for consistency in their reasoning, which might be fantastical on my part...

 2022-01-14 11:02 

Business Live

European stocks fall on Fed signals of US rate hikes...

Lael Brainard is the latest and most senior US central banker to indicate that the Fed will hike interest rates in March...

 2022-01-14 11:02 

Business Live

How 'Spider-Man' saved Cineworld's box office sales...

Many of the main markets for Cineworld have refrained from stringent lockdowns, while vaccinations have also helped...

 2022-01-14 11:02 

Business Live

Chery to shake up seven-seat niche with Tiggo 8 Pro...

This will be the second model launched by the Chinese vehicle maker since returning to SA....

 2022-01-14 11:00 

Mail & Guardian

Agrizzi says he had more to tell Zondo...

Angelo Agrizzi told the M&G he was offered R50-million in 2018 to keep quiet about state capture. The post Agrizzi says he had more to tell Zondo appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-14 10:41 

News24

Child dies in hit-and-run accident after allegedly being knocked down by police van...

IPID is investigating a death as a result of police action after a child, 13, was killed in an alleged hit-and-run accident in KwaThema on the East Rand....

 2022-01-14 10:35 

News24

Parliament fire: Report 'hidden' from De Lille had damning findings about fire safety...

In August 2020, following a competitive tender process, the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure appointed an external auditing company to conduct an independent assessment on the slow progress of "Prestige" refurbishment projects at Parl...

 2022-01-14 10:33 

Business Report (IOL)

Bain - Busi Mavuso newly-weds proudly present their dirty linen to the country...
 2022-01-14 10:30 

Mail & Guardian

A plea from Zondo commission whistleblowers: 'We want prosecutions'...

Themba Maseko, the former chief government spokesman said it would be a very long wait for legislative reform, as urged by the Zondo report, to see the light of day if state capture culprits still in the state did not face the music The post A plea from Z...

 2022-01-14 10:23 

News24

Hawks preparing extradition request for MTI founder Johann Steynberg...

The Hawks are preparing an extradition request for Johann Steynberg, the head of liquidated bitcoin trading platform Mirror Trading International, who was arrested last month in Brazil a year after leaving South Africa....

 2022-01-14 10:07 

Business Live

Merafe full-year attributable output rises 43% on plant efficiencies...

Ferrochrome production rises to 379,000 tonnes in the year to end-December...

 2022-01-14 10:07 

Business Live

VINOTHAN NAIDOO: Lessons the public sector can learn from state capture...

The commission's report offers a cautionary tale for efforts to build and maintain more robust ethical firewalls across the public sector...

 2022-01-14 10:07 

Business Live

Gauteng exits fourth Covid-19 wave, health minister confirms...

The total number of unvaccinated people who had been hospitalised as at January 12 was 5,731, while the number of fully vaccinated people in hospital was 1,774...

 2022-01-14 10:06 

News24

JUST IN | Parliament fire: Bail hearing of alleged arsonist to be heard in High Court...

The bail hearing of alleged Parliament arsonist Zandile Mafe will be heard on an urgent basis on Saturday....

 2022-01-14 09:27 

News24

BREAKING | Australia cancels Djokovic visa again...

Australia's government cancelled Novak Djokovic's visa for a second time on Friday as it sought to deport the tennis superstar over his Covid-19 vaccine status....

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