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 2022-01-13 20:36 

News24

Another cop accused of shooting dead unarmed black man in the US...

The death of an unarmed African-American man shot by an off-duty white police officer under mysterious circumstances has fueled outrage in Fayetteville, North Carolina, where relatives of the victim are calling for protests Thursday....

 2022-01-13 20:28 

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Former cop sentenced to 10 years in jail for defrauding police of over R1.7m...

A former policeman has been sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment for defrauding the police's finance department of more than R1.7 million....

 2022-01-13 20:20 

Business Live

Market data — January 13 2022...

Market data including bonds and forward rates...

 2022-01-13 20:05 

News24

Taliban takeover: UN appeals for release of money to save Afghan lives...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed on Thursday for a suspension of rules preventing the use of money in Afghanistan to save lives....

 2022-01-13 19:31 

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'The whole country is playing against 11 guys': India left furious after Dean Elgar's overturned LBW...

The Indian team was left furious when Proteas skipper Dean Elgar survived a DRS decision on day three of the third and final Test at Newlands on Thursday....

 2022-01-13 19:30 

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Covid-19: Poor countries rejected 100 million donated vaccine doses due to short shelf life, UN says...

Poor countries refused to take around 100 million donated Covid-19 vaccine doses in December alone, chiefly due to their short shelf life, the United Nations said Thursday....

 2022-01-13 19:25 

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Queen strips Prince Andrew of military roles and royal patronages...

Queen's son is facing a US civil lawsuit alleging sex abuse linked to Epstein...

 2022-01-13 19:25 

Business Live

Aboubakar, Toko Ekambi at the double as Cameroon thump Ethiopia...

Hosts roar back after going a goal down to hit four past Ethiopia and put one foot in the next round...

 2022-01-13 19:21 

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ANC, EFF councillors disrupt City of Joburg council sitting in battle over voting procedures...

A City of Johannesburg council sitting has descended into chaos after EFF and ANC councillors launched into a sing-off....

 2022-01-13 19:21 

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Cape Town Master's Office not operating efficiently, says deputy justice minister...

Deputy Justice and Constitutional Development Minister John Jeffery was left disappointed by conditions during an unannounced visit to the Cape Town Master's Office....

 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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 ....

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