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 2017-05-29 05:40 

Standard Digital

Kenya: When strange widows and children pop out at a big man's funeral... +

There should be a law that bans people from turning up at funerals as last minute widows and children...

 2017-05-29 05:33 

Business Report (IOL)

BMW to stop production for a day in SA... +

German car maker BMW is set to extend production halts in Germany to China and South Africa today as the luxury car maker grapples with a shortage of steering parts....

 2017-05-29 05:33 

Business Report (IOL)

Restructuring the only way out Mozambique's dilemma... +

Mozambique cant afford to pay debts that were contracted under questionable terms, and creditors to the country must agree on some form of restructuring....

 2017-05-29 05:31 

Standard Digital

Kenya: The first 1000 days of your baby's life are the most crucial... +

The World Health Organisation identifies the first 1,000 days as critical: the time when nutrition has direct ramifications for the health, height, intelligence, and the general well-being in the baby's future....

 2017-05-29 05:30 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Shock as screen siren offers naked yoga lessons on TV... +

The beauty said she knew what attracts people and one has to stand out...

 2017-05-29 05:29 

Business Report (IOL)

Production stops at BMW in China, Germany and SA... +

BMW is set to extend production halts in Germany to China and South Africa as the luxury car maker grapples with a shortage of steering parts....

 2017-05-29 05:22 

Daily Nation

Trump dismisses report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia... +

Trump says allegation are fake news....

 2017-05-29 05:22 

Daily Nation

North Korea fires missile in latest provocation... +

Weapon fired into Japan's maritime economic zone....

 2017-05-29 05:22 

Daily Nation

Voter turnout key to winning elections... +

Voter turnout, more than crowds in rallies, determines results. #ElectionsKE...

 2017-05-29 05:20 

Business Report (IOL)

Barclays still waits for nod from the SARB... +

Barclay's application to reduce its shareholding in Barclays Africa to below 50 percent is still under consideration by the South African Reserve Bank and National Treasury....

 2017-05-29 05:18 

Business Live

Leaked emails show how Mzwanele Manyi submitted CVs to Gupta man... +

Controversial Gupta family backer Mzwanele Manyi has been drawn into the dark web of state-owned company capture by the family leaked e-mails show. In running coverage on a damning series of leaked e-mails detailing the extent to which the Gupta family ha...

 2017-05-29 05:18 

Business Live

Rand down 1.6% as hopes of Zuma ouster dashed... +

JSE watchers, meanwhile, have a fast-food feast on the menu, with results from Famous Brands and Taste Holdings...

 2017-05-29 05:18 

Business Live

If it is the Lions, it must be another 50 points... +

The Lions won their 12th of 13 games to keep up their commanding lead in the Super Rugby conference...

 2017-05-29 05:18 

Business Report (IOL)

JSE shares close lower at weekend... +

Share prices on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange were slightly lower at close on Friday ahead of the ANC's national executive committee meeting....

 2017-05-29 05:17 

Business Live

BMW to halt production at Rosslyn plant... +

The Pretoria factory, and one in China, will be added to temporary closures at the Leipzig and Munich plants, due to delivery delays from an Italian parts supplier...

 2017-05-29 05:05 

News24

ANC to brief media on crucial NEC meeting... +

The African National Congress is expected to brief the media today (Monday) on whether President Jacob Zuma survived another round of claims that his son's business partners, the Guptas, are involved in ministerial appointments....

 2017-05-29 05:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Jealous husband seals wife's privates with glue... +

The woman should be administered 100 lashes as to prevent further misunderstandings between her and her husband- Judge...

 2017-05-29 04:52 

Standard Digital

Kenya: The legend of supermom: the things only a mother could ever do... +

Moms are superheroes. There is nothing they cannot handle, from dealing with deafening baby cries to sorting out our serious problems....

 2017-05-29 04:28 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Woman claims she gave birth to a snake... +

Now at nine years, the 'child' is a full grown python, still staying at home with mom...

 2017-05-29 04:22 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Machakos girl Kills married man who rejected her advances... +

She nagged him via text messages and phone calls, so much so that Albanus had to visit her home to stop her form pestering him...

 2017-05-29 04:21 

Daily Nation

Nasa out to correct 2013 'big' mistake... +

Raila team keen to ensure crowds at its public rallies turn out to vote on August 8....

 2017-05-29 04:21 

Daily Nation

LIVE BLOG: Voter turnout key to poll win... +

Contestants will be urging their supporters to turn out in large numbers and vote....

 2017-05-29 04:21 

Standard Digital

The Counties: My left-handed daughter inspired my business... +

LeftyKenya Ltd has been running since late last year; it specialises in catering to the needs of left handed Kenyans by providing training and special stationary for those who are left-handed....

 2017-05-29 04:21 

Business Report (IOL)

Taxi protest action looms... +

Splinter group within the taxi industry is to embark on countrywide rolling protest action that will target vehicle manufacturers and sectors of the economy...

 2017-05-29 04:17 

Business Live

Frank talk as state of SA is assessed... +

The breakdown in trust between business and the government in the aftermath of the midnight Cabinet reshuffle was also a matter of focus...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

TIM COHEN: Poverty fox in the development henhouse... +

Bill Gates move to supply poor people with chickens has stirred an important debate in development economics, writes Tim Cohen...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

Tight races and crash at America's Cup... +

Team USA claims two victories to lead the qualifiers...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

Treasury stands by Tegeta report... +

Officials want audit into deal to see if there was negligence, criminal intent and to ensure good governance...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

ANC NEC grapples with Zuma exit proposal... +

Proposals are said to include Zuma stepping down in December and the reinstatement of Pravin Gordhan as finance minister...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

Animal metaphors lay bare the manipulation of democracy... +

Playwright, artist and academic Kgafela Oa Magogodi promotes the jackal to king of the jungle, writes Edward Tsumele...

 2017-05-29 04:16 

Business Live

Small and mid caps an overlooked sector... +

Mid-and small-cap funds are hugely important contributors to potential returns...

 2017-05-29 04:14 

News24

Women 'using toxic mine waste as sexual stimulant'... +

Women living in a small town in north-western Zimbabwe are reportedly at risk of contracting cervix cancer following reports that they were allegedly using toxic acidic mine waste to stimulate their sexual pleasure....

 2017-05-29 04:14 

News24

Zimbabwe 'unlikely' to seize mine stakes... +

Fears that Zimbabwe's government will strip foreign mines of half their assets withoutcompensation are unfounded, according to Kalaa Mpinga, chief executive of Mwana, which has gold and nickel operations there....

 2017-05-29 04:14 

News24

Miner killed at platinum mine in Zimbabwe... +

A miner has been killed at Mimosa platinum mine in Zimbabwe, the company says, adding that the relevant authorities have been informed and a full investigation is under way. ...

 2017-05-29 04:14 

News24

Zuma threatens ANC NEC not to 'push him too far'... +

A furious President Jacob Zuma has threatened his detractors in the ANC not to ...

 2017-05-29 04:13 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Drama as Salgaa hooker goes for rogue client's family jewels over debt... +

Do you think we are here to play around? You should expect free [sex] from your wife not me...

 2017-05-29 04:12 

Standard Digital

: Evidence of global warming can no longer be ignored... +

Climate change is real and the question is no longer whether the negative effects associated with it will occur but at what rate, with what impact, and if there is anything that can be done about it...

 2017-05-29 04:12 

Business Report (IOL)

BA battling to get airborne... +

Thousands stranded after severe airline power failure...

 2017-05-29 04:04 

Standard Digital

: Enforce ban on private security in campaigns... +

Early last month, the police imposed a ban on all private security guards in political campaigns, including the renowned Men in Black'...

 2017-05-29 03:58 

Business Report (IOL)

Treasury is sticking to its guns on Denel... +

Treasury on Friday reiterated its opposition to the application by state-owned arms manufacturer Denel to establish a joint-venture with Gupta-linked company...

 2017-05-29 03:47 

Standard Digital

editors choice: Man wants his genitals removed,does not want to be male or female... +

Vinny Ohh, 23, wants his genitals removed to accomplish his dream of being an alien, a dream he has had since he was 17-years-old...

 2017-05-29 03:40 

Standard Digital

: Governor aspirants pick of lectures as deputies telling... +

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has unveiled a university lecturer, William Kingi, as his running mate for the August elections...

 2017-05-29 03:23 

News24

Trump asked two intelligence chiefs to deny Russia collusion - report... +

President Donald Trump asked two top US intelligence officials in March to help push back against the FBI investigation into his campaign's possible links with Russia, The Washington Post reports....

 2017-05-29 03:22 

News24

FBI probes Kushner-Russia meetings... +

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said....

 2017-05-29 03:22 

News24

ANC to give feedback on NEC meeting... +

The ANC is set to brief the media on the outcomes of the weekend's National Executive Committee meeting held in Irene....

 2017-05-29 03:16 

Business Live

Busa and BBC to split up in Nedlac talks... +

The two business organisations resolve impasse by agreeing on separate seats for development and labour council...

 2017-05-29 03:13 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Drama as Salgaa hooker goes for rogue client's family jewels over debt... +

Do you think we are here to play around? You should expect free [sex] from your wife not me...

 2017-05-29 01:22 

SABC

SA choking under Zuma scandals: Phosa... +

ANC heavy weight Mathews Phosa says South Africa is choking under a consistent string of scandals created by President Jacob Zuma....

 2017-05-29 00:51 

SABC

Zwelithini urges men to fight women abuse... +

King Goodwill Zwelithini has called on men to stand up against the abuse of women....

 2017-05-29 00:51 

SABC

Thousands gather for Nkandla May Rural Horse Riding Event... +

Thousands of horse enthusiasts have gathered in a small village in Nkandla, northern KwaZulu-Natal, for the annual Nkandla May Rural Horse Riding Event....

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