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 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....

 2022-01-13 15:28 

News24

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan...

Over 2 000 Russia-led troops began withdrawing from Kazakhstan, Moscow said Thursday, after being deployed when peaceful protests over an energy price hike turned into unprecedented violence claiming dozens of live....

 2022-01-13 15:08 

Mail & Guardian

Victory for motorists as court declares demerit system unconstitutional...

Outa says it is back to the drawing board for the government. The post Victory for motorists as court declares demerit system unconstitutional appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-01-13 14:49 

Business Live

Djokovic 'playing by his own rules', says Tsitsipas...

Serb world No 1 included in Australian Open draw despite uncertainty over his participation as the government may cancel his visa for a second time...

 2022-01-13 14:49 

Business Live

Prosus issues R80bn worth of bonds...

The company takes strategic advantage of improved credit ratings to raise funds for further investment and acquisitions...

 2022-01-13 14:49 

Business Live

ODONGO KODONGO: States have a role to play to help Africa's struggling capital markets...

Continent's take-off remains a mirage given the close relationship between financial development and growth, writes Odongo Kodongo...

 2022-01-13 14:34 

News24

Parliament fire: Alleged arsonist Zandile Mafe starts mental observation, embarks on hunger strike...

Alleged Parliament arsonist, Zandile Mafe, has started his 30-day mental observation at Valkenberg Psychiatric Hospital after a bed was secured for him....

 2022-01-13 14:33 

News24

Syria's Assad regime on trial in Europe...

As a former Syrian intelligence colonel is sentenced to life in prison in Germany for crimes against humanity, we look at the growing number of cases being brought in Europe against loyalists of President Bashar al-Assad's regime....

 2022-01-13 14:18 

News24

'I will shoot you dead': Piketberg cop allegedly on drugs when Natasha Booise was gunned down...

The cop accused of murdering his girlfriend Natashe Booise faces more charges, including using a firearm while intoxicated and the attempted murder of two other women....

 2022-01-13 14:13 

News24

Huge blow for Proteas women, skipper Dane van Niekerk out of World Cup with freak injury...

The Proteas women have been dealt with a massive blow as skipper Dane van Niekerk has been ruled out of this month's West Indies tour and the ICC Women's World Cup....

 2022-01-13 14:08 

News24

Sri Lanka prison chief gets death penalty for 2012 massacre...

A top Sri Lankan prison official has been sentenced to death over the killing of 27 inmates in an execution-style massacre that attracted international condemnation....

 2022-01-13 13:59 

News24

Human Rights Watch criticises Biden, others for weak defence of democracy...

Human Rights Watch on Thursday criticised US President Joe Biden and other Western leaders for a weak defence of democracy and for failing to meet challenges from the climate crisis and the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2022-01-13 13:57 

Business Report (IOL)

eBucks wins 2 awards at 2021 SA Loyalty Awards...
 2022-01-13 13:54 

Business Live

Government bungle halts R1bn Covid relief for small-scale farmers...

Agriculture ministry suspends voucher system for 55,000 subsistence farmers after complaints from suppliers...

 2022-01-13 13:54 

Business Live

Nearly 18,000 illegal foreign nationals jailed in past five years...

Minister explains the responsibilities of departments involved...

 2022-01-13 13:54 

Business Live

ANTHONY BUTLER: Why we should pay attention to Sisulu's ambitions...

Though her chances of becoming ANC president are slim, the terrain she has chosen to fight on is significant...

 2022-01-13 13:46 

Business Report (IOL)

JSE AltX-listed company Go Life International hopes to resurrect profitability this year...
 2022-01-13 13:46 

Business Report (IOL)

Federal Trade Commission can proceed with lawsuit aiming to break up Facebook...
 2022-01-13 13:44 

News24

Heartfelt enough? UK Johnson's future uncertain after lockdown party apology...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's premiership was in the balance on Thursday as he faced calls from within his Conservative Party to resign after he admitted attending a party at his official residence during a coronavirus lock...

 2022-01-13 13:28 

Business Report (IOL)

Speed and service is a digital retail advantage...
 2022-01-13 13:14 

Business Report (IOL)

Start-ups raked in $621 billion last year, shattering previous funding records...
 2022-01-13 13:11 

News24

Woman sent for mental observation after confessing to having her parents, siblings killed...

The case against a North West woman accused of ordering a hit on her family has been postponed so that she can undergo mental evaluation....

 2022-01-13 13:09 

Mail & Guardian

Brace for above inflation electricity hike and municipalities' power grab...

The price of electricity could go up by 20.5% in April and an upcoming court bid could see users paying surcharges to municipalities The post Brace for above inflation electricity hike and municipalities' power grab appeared first on The Mail & Guardi...

 2022-01-13 12:59 

Business Live

CHRIS HATTINGH: More state intervention will result in a stagnant economy...

Years of interference have produced high unemployment and opportunities for corruption...

 2022-01-13 12:59 

Business Live

Africa CDC talking to Pfizer for supplies of Covid drug...

Health body sees Paxlovid as part of its strategy to the fight the virus on the continent where only 10% of the population is vaccinated...

 2022-01-13 12:59 

Business Live

KEVIN MCCALLUM: Look out World Rugby, Rassie's coming for you!...

The indefatigable coach has not collapsed in a heap of self-flagellation during his ban, writes Kevin McCallum...

 2022-01-13 12:44 

News24

Covid-19: 'Still a way to go' before Western Cape exits fourth wave, says top health official...

The Western Cape still has "some way to go" before exiting the fourth wave, but Covid-19 numbers in the province are continuing to decline....

 2022-01-13 12:41 

News24

Proteas fighting desperately at Newlands as Pant, Kohli extend Indian lead...

The Proteas are fighting with everything they have, trying desperately to give themselves something manageable to chase in the third and final Test against India at Newlands....

 2022-01-13 12:35 

News24

Sisulu faces embarrassing plagiarism claim, but spokesperson says allegations are 'stupid', 'ridiculous'...

Lindiwe Sisulu's spokesperson, Steven Motale, has denied the tourism minister committed plagiarism, despite penning an opinion piece in which a large section is almost identical to a speech by former UK attorney-general Dominic Grieve....

 2022-01-13 12:34 

Business Report (IOL)

The Ocean Economy is integral to the revival of the Eastern Cape's habitability...
 2022-01-13 12:30 

News24

Syrian ex-colonel gets life sentence in German torture trial...

A German court on Thursday sentenced a former Syrian colonel to life in jail for crimes against humanity in a landmark first global trial over state-sponsored torture in Syria....

 2022-01-13 12:04 

Business Report (IOL)

Zim banking sector loans, advances on the rise, says central bank...
 2022-01-13 12:04 

Business Live

Tesco and M&S cash in after UK shoppers spend Christmas at home...

Retailers upgrade their profit forecasts after reporting stong sales over the festive season as Britons shunned eating out...

 2022-01-13 12:04 

Business Live

Refereeing blunders plunge Africa Cup of Nations into farce...

Referee got his timekeeping all wrong in Mali/Tunisia match...

 2022-01-13 12:04 

Business Live

SA's only device that prints drivers' licences might only be fixed in March...

Meanwhile, the department of transport will not say whether the March 31 renewal deadline will be extended...

 2022-01-13 12:02 

News24

OPEN LETTER TO CYRIL RAMAPHOSA | John Steenhuisen: Open schools fully. We are damaging our kids...

Rotational schooling causes mental distress, increased exposure to violence and abuse, and increased malnutrition from missed school meals. All of which have long-term consequences for the health and well-being of this and future generations, writes John ...

 2022-01-13 11:51 

News24

WATCH LIVE | FRONTLINE: How private sector collusion helped cripple the state...

Join News24's editors and journalists in this edition of Frontline as they discuss what the report tells us about private sector collusion in state capture....

 2022-01-13 11:46 

News24

Nigeria government ends Twitter ban...

Nigeria's government on Wednesday said it had ended its suspension of Twitter, seven months after banning the social media giant in a dispute over a tweet by President Muhammadu Buhari....

 2022-01-13 11:38 

News24

2 people arrested for allegedly robbing pensioner of alcohol at Free State farm...

Two people have been arrested for allegedly robbing a 77-year-old pensioner of alcohol at a farm in the Free State....

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