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 2020-10-29 12:56 

News24

BREAKING | Zondo responds to Zuma's conflict of interest claims, clears air over Zuma ex-wife link...

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has responded to former president Jacob Zuma's claims that he should recuse himself....

 2020-10-29 12:48 

Business Live

Amazon and Apple face scrutiny over online 'brandgating'...

Germany's Federal Cartel Office is probing both companies over a policy at Amazon that allows makers of branded products, such as iPhones, to have independent sellers removed...

 2020-10-29 12:48 

Business Live

BRIAN KANTOR: How SA's high discount rate keeps a lid on growth...

Waiting to get back risked capital in 10 or 20 years means the application of a lower discount rate to future incomes or expected cash flows...

 2020-10-29 12:48 

Business Live

Aliko Dangote delays London listing for his cement maker...

Africa's richest person has again delayed listing plans to focus on increasing exports and boosting the Nigerian company's forex reserves...

 2020-10-29 12:39 

News24

South African Breweries lost almost 25% of its revenue to second alcohol ban...

In August SAB cancelled R2.5 billion in investments it had planned for the year, saying it had lost 30% of its annual production in the 12 weeks of the ban on the sale of alcohol....

 2020-10-29 12:35 

News24

Nice church attack: France raises attack alert level to highest, Vatican condemns 'act of terror'...

France raised its alert to the highest level nationally after a knife-wielding man killed three people at a church....

 2020-10-29 12:32 

News24

Duduzane Zuma wants his face on the ballot paper, confirms he wants to enter politics...

Former president Jacob Zuma's son, Duduzane, has indicated he is going into politics and wants to contest for political office....

 2020-10-29 12:30 

News24

Off-duty policeman shot dead in Cape Town...

A lone gunman shot and killed an off-duty Philippi East policeman while he was sitting in a vehicle with friends on Wednesday night....

 2020-10-29 12:30 

News24

Nyakane anchors Bulls scrum against Stormers, Carr comes in on bench...

World Cup winning prop Trevor Nyakane will anchor the Bulls scrum when they Stormers in a Super Rugby Unlocked encounter in Pretoria....

 2020-10-29 12:21 

News24

JUST IN | Floyd Shivambu to stand trial for assault after failing to convince NPA...

EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu will be tried in February next year for the assault of a photographer....

 2020-10-29 12:09 

News24

The taxi industry is 'the lifeblood of public transport, but we must fix problems - Cyril Ramaphosa...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has addressed stakeholders virtually, while he remains in quarantine after possible Covid-19 exposure, at a three-day taxi lekgotla that kicked off in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni....

 2020-10-29 12:08 

News24

Natenil Julies: Third accused's bail application to be heard in December...

The bail application of the third accused in the killing of 16-year-old Natenil Julies outside his Eldorado Park home was postponed again due to the unavailability of the presiding magistrate....

 2020-10-29 12:03 

Business Report (IOL)

BLSA: Second wave and a return of stricter measures...
 2020-10-29 12:00 

News24

Wales skipper Jones to break McCaw Test record...

Welsh captain Alun Wyn Jones will set a new record for Test caps of 149 when he leads out his team in Llanelli for the Six Nations match with Scotland on Saturday....

 2020-10-29 11:54 

Business Live

LETTER: SAA bailout shows entrenched ANC cadre deployment...

Expect that from budget to budget SA's debt projections will be revised upwards...

 2020-10-29 11:53 

Business Live

MTN Ghana notes profit jump as Covid-19 drives digital demand...

The network operator says it expects to continue to benefit from changing consumer behaviour...

 2020-10-29 11:41 

News24

VBS liquidator to start processing bigger claims from depositors...

Treasury guaranteed deposits of up to R100 000 per VBS customer in July 2018. Those who wanted to withdraw above the R100 000 guaranteed cap were not be able to do so....

 2020-10-29 11:30 

Uganda Radio Network

ANT Calls for More Civic Education to Voters...

The party says they noticed lots of gaps while collecting signatures for their presidential candidate Gen. Mugisha Muntu....

 2020-10-29 11:30 

News24

Kitshoff leads Stormers at Loftus, Coetzee in for Kolisi...

Stormers coach John Dobson has named his team for their Super Rugby Unlocked encounter against the Bulls in Pretoria....

 2020-10-29 11:04 

News24

Covid-19 wrap | India passes 8 million cases, UK doing everything it can to avoid national lockdown...

More than 44.2 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1 169 580 have died, according to a Reuters tally....

 2020-10-29 11:00 

News24

Malema, Ndlozi assault trial: 'You had no right to refuse them entrance,' lawyer tells cop...

The police officer testified in court that Malema had refused to walk into the cemetery after he had stopped his vehicle at the cemetery's entrance....

 2020-10-29 11:00 

News24

KwaZulu-Natal education MEC Kwazi Mshengu shuts down 'appalling' matric camp...

A matric camp used for exam preparation in the Harry Gwala District has been closed down - a week before the start of the matric finals - due to 'appalling conditions'....

 2020-10-29 10:59 

News24

WATCH LIVE | Zondo commission continues hearing Denel-related evidence...

The commission of inquiry into state capture will continue hearing testimony about state-owned arms company Denel on Thursday....

 2020-10-29 10:57 

Business Live

Pet investing: Buying the dogs . and cats...

A few listed counters have limited exposure to pet stores, but the sector is a robust niche, writes Marc Hasenfuss...

 2020-10-29 10:57 

Business Live

Buoyant results for Airbus suggest quicker recovery than forecast...

Airbus has cut production and jobs to get through the downturn, reducing output by about a third in April and shrinking the workforce by 11%...

 2020-10-29 10:57 

Business Live

Three dead as woman beheaded in suspected terror attack in France...

A knife-wielding attacker shouting 'Allahu akbar' was shot by police, but is alive, at a church in Nice with the city's mayor saying, 'Enough is enough'...

 2020-10-29 10:57 

Business Live

Oil falls hard on global oversupply and a resurgent coronavirus...

Renewed lockdowns in France and Germany, among other countries, threaten demand with WTI down to a seven-week low...

 2020-10-29 10:44 

Uganda Radio Network

Kabale Muncipality Residents Protest Unreliable Power Supply...

The residents note that the unreliable power supply has greatly suffocated their businesses....

 2020-10-29 10:31 

The New Humanitarian

Crises have changed. Can the aid industry?...

This pandemic is a taste of things to come. We're not ready....

 2020-10-29 10:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Covid-19: Tara Health Center III Closed After One Staff Tests Positive...

Dr Paul Onzubo the District Health Officer Maracha says that they are establishing where the in-charge could have contracted the virus from....

 2020-10-29 10:13 

Uganda Radio Network

State Minister for Cooperatives Cautions Doctors Against Greed...

Gume was speaking during a function where a donation of COVID-19 protective gear was handed over to Kampala Medical and Health Workers Cooperative Society (KMHWCS) on Wednesday....

 2020-10-29 10:01 

Business Live

Tiger Brands concludes sale of its processed meat business...

The food producer has sold the businesses that were temporarily closed following a listeriosis outbreak in 2018...

 2020-10-29 10:01 

Business Live

Bailout for SAA will badly harm citizens' wellbeing and dignity...

The Treasury has now surely enabled further bailouts, which can only come at the expense of the safety, dignity and jobs of the citizens of SA...

 2020-10-29 10:01 

Business Live

Cruise ship's floating carnival ends in Turkish ship-breaking yard...

Carnival Fantasy is one of five vessels set to be scrapped amid the Covid-19 crisis...

 2020-10-29 10:01 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks — cash...

Wayne McCurrie from FNB Wealth & Investments and David Shapiro from Sasfin Securities talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-10-29 09:52 

News24

French prosecutors say terror probe opened into Nice attack...

France's national anti-terror prosecutors said Thursday they have opened a murder inquiry after a man killed three people at a basilica in central Nice and wounded several others....

 2020-10-29 09:50 

Business Report (IOL)

7 things you need to know today...
 2020-10-29 09:48 

Nation

Tanzania poll: Lissu rejects election results...

Main opposition presidential candidate says he will not recognise the outcome of this week's election, declaring the vote "marred by irregularities at all stages"....

 2020-10-29 09:45 

Business Report (IOL)

Corporates play a critical role in Eastern Cape, says Old Mutual...
 2020-10-29 09:41 

News24

CCTV footage shows moment abandoned baby found at Qatar's airport...

Authorities release video of a deserted newborn baby discovered by paramedics at Hamad International Airport....

 2020-10-29 09:38 

Business Report (IOL)

AB InBev beer sales revive, but interim dividend scrapped...
 2020-10-29 09:33 

Business Report (IOL)

Sibanye-Stillwater posts record Q3 core profit despite Covid-19 impact...
 2020-10-29 09:31 

News24

KwaSizabantu: Boys sodomised and girls forced to reveal thighs for beatings, CRL commission hears...

Allegations of severe abuse, torture, sodomy, rape and virginity testing at KwaSizabantu Mission's Domino Servite School have been outlined by a witness who testified at a CRL Rights Commission probe into the mission....

 2020-10-29 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Eskom unit achieves full commercial operation adding 800MW to national grid...
 2020-10-29 09:27 

Uganda Radio Network

How EC Verifies Supporter Signatures For Presidential Aspirants...

According to the Presidential Elections Act, a person becomes a presidential candidate only after among others presenting signatures from 100 registered voters each from among two-thirds of all districts that make up Uganda. This translates to 9,800 signa...

 2020-10-29 09:26 

Business Report (IOL)

Gordhan says SAA bailout paves the way for viable new airline...
 2020-10-29 09:12 

Business Report (IOL)

BUSA: Day Zero looms for small business in South Africa unless we act now...
 2020-10-29 09:06 

Business Live

SAA's R10.5bn is not a bailout, insists David Masondo...

The deputy finance minister says the money government has earmarked for the airline is to meet financial obligations...

 2020-10-29 09:06 

Business Live

Scientists find new healthy coral reef in Australia...

The 1.5km-wide detached reef is the first of its size to be discovered in more than 120 years...

 2020-10-29 09:06 

Business Live

Stock Watch — cash...

Nick Kunze from Sanlam Private Wealth talks to Business Day TV about his stock pick of the day...

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