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 2017-09-19 18:41 

Business Report (IOL)

Two killed in rockfall at Impala mine... +

Two mineworkers have died in a rockfall at Impala Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, the company said....

 2017-09-19 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Huge support for Dawn to sell GDWT to Lixil... +

Distribution and Warehousing Network has received overwhelming support from five shareholders for the sale of its 49% interest in Grohe Dawn Watertech...

 2017-09-19 18:19 

Daily Nation

Exam results likely to come out in November... +

Last years KCPE results were released on December 1....

 2017-09-19 18:19 

Daily Nation

Police imposter changes plea... +

The case was scheduled to be heard on October 30....

 2017-09-19 18:19 

Daily Nation

Orengo: I did not contact judges... +

Senator claims petition a diversionary tactic aimed at discrediting Supreme Court....

 2017-09-19 18:19 

Daily Nation

Actress dies in child birth as strikes hit hard... +

She acted in local TV productions Sumu and Almasi, among others....

 2017-09-19 18:19 

Daily Nation

Six freed in S Sudan multimillion-dollar theft case... +

They were sentenced to life in prison in June 2016....

 2017-09-19 18:18 

Daily Nation

Governor Samboja files response in row over papers... +

The court directed that a pre-trial be conducted on October 13 in Voi....

 2017-09-19 18:18 

Daily Nation

Tanzanian newspaper suspended for 'insulting president'... +

Ban comes just three months after the weekly Mawio was suspended....

 2017-09-19 18:13 

Business Live

Judge gives UDM's urgent application short shrift... +

Party wanted deputy mayor Bobanis removal declared unlawful, unconstitutional and set aside, but now the court processes will follow in due course...

 2017-09-19 18:02 

SABC

Fears as striking miners spend days underground... +

Fears have been expressed about the health of about 150 miners, who have been on an underground strike at Kimberley's Ekapa Mine for five days...

 2017-09-19 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Virtual reality property summit to shake up the property sector... +

Virtual reality may soon revolutionise the property, construction and design sector by creating a realistic environment for multiple user experiences....

 2017-09-19 17:19 

News24

WATCH: Gangsters shoot at police in Cape Town... +

Shocking video footage has surfaced of apparent gangsters clashing with police in Hanover Park in an incident in which a teen was killed and officers injured. ...

 2017-09-19 17:18 

Daily Nation

Uncollected logbooks to attract fines... +

Nairobi County has the highest number of uncollected logbooks at 8,763...

 2017-09-19 17:18 

Daily Nation

Trump warns US may 'destroy’ North Korea... +

Trump warned North Korea not to pursue its nuclear missile programme....

 2017-09-19 17:18 

Daily Nation

OCS to face murder charges over shooting incident... +

Chief Inspector Simon Mugira has also been relieved of his duties....

 2017-09-19 17:18 

Daily Nation

Farmers’ misery piles up as cane shortage bites... +

At the South Nyanza Sugar Company (Sony), production is getting lower....

 2017-09-19 17:13 

Business Live

Gold rises as dollar retreats ahead of Fed meeting... +

US central bank is also expected to announce moves to shrink its $4.5 trillion asset portfolio...

 2017-09-19 17:12 

Business Live

North West municipalities avoid power interruptions through Eskom agreements... +

Eskom and the provinces treasury developed catch-up plans for six defaulting municipalities; in total, the province owes Eskom about R1bn...

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

US flies bombers over Korean peninsula for drill - report... +

The US has flown four stealth fighter jets and two bombers over the Korean peninsulain a show of force after North Korea's latest nuclear and missile tests, a report says....

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

Seven killed in three horror crashes... +

In one of three horror crashes, five people have been killed and two seriously injured in a horror crash in Alberton, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says. ...

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

Drunk driver gets 20 years in jail for killing three people... +

In a stern message to drunk drivers, a Durban Regional Court magistrate has given a young man who caused an accident in which three people died, a 20 year prison sentence....

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

10 injured as train, diesel truck collide near Stellenbosch... +

Ten people have been injured after a diesel truck collided with a Metrorail passenger train outside Stellenbosch, the Western Cape traffic department says....

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

Defiant North Korea leader says he will complete nuke program... +

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un vows to complete his nuclear weapons program after he inspected a powerful new intermediate-range missile that was fired over Japan...

 2017-09-19 16:54 

News24

Trump mocks North Korea leader as 'Rocket Man'... +

US President Donald Trump has mocked the leader of nuclear-armed North Korea as ...

 2017-09-19 16:47 

Mail & Guardian

IFP accuses the ANC of using the NFP to fight a proxy war against it... +

IFP national chairperson Blessed Gwala made these allegations in a submission to the Moerane Commission into political killings in KZN....

 2017-09-19 16:40 

SABC

We have been calling for political killings probe: IFP... +

IFP national chairperson Blessed Gwala has told the Moerane Commission that all politically-motivated killings that have not been resolved must be investigated....

 2017-09-19 16:39 

SABC

Legal Aid SA highlights importance of will ownership ... +

Legal Aid South Africa's Hanoneshea Hendricks says individuals are legible to create a will at the age of 16....

 2017-09-19 16:29 

News24

Zuma, Guptas at the heart of SARS rot... +

SARS boss Tom Moyane has rid the revenue service of its capacity to go after big tax dodgers with his crusade against what KPMG falsely termed the rogue unit, writes Max du Preez. ...

 2017-09-19 16:28 

News24

More infighting brewing for Western Cape ANCYL... +

The Western Cape ANC has received more calls from unhappy ANCYL members to ...

 2017-09-19 16:11 

Business Live

Trump tells UN the US may be forced to 'totally destroy' North Korea... +

In his first address to the UN, Trump also says Iran is a rogue state that exports violence and that collapsing Venezuela is completely unacceptable...

 2017-09-19 16:03 

News24

ANCYL wants Western Cape PEC disbanded and sent back to political school... +

The ANCYLs provincial secretary in the Western Cape, Andile Mbali has said that the ANC should disband its Provincial Executive Committee....

 2017-09-19 16:03 

News24

Festive welcome set for Dlamini-Zuma at Western Cape ANCYL bash... +

A song composed for Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's race to the ANC presidency boomed in Nyanga, Cape Town, where she is due to address the ANC Youth League's 73rd birthday celebrations....

 2017-09-19 16:01 

SABC

High Court dismisses urgent application to have Bobani reinstated... +

Port Elizabeth High Court Judge Dayalin Chetty on Tuesday ordered that the UDMs urgent application to have Mongameli Bobani reinstated as Nelson Mandela Bay Deputy Mayor be struck from the roll....

 2017-09-19 16:00 

SABC

NUM pushes to save jobs at Implats... +

The National Union of Mineworkers says it will soon engage Impala Platinum after the company announced plans to lay-off up to 2 500 workers at its Rustenburg operations in the North West....

 2017-09-19 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Reverse repos inject more cash... +

China's central bank yesterday injected cash into the inter-bank market via reverse repos....

 2017-09-19 15:59 

SABC

Housing project botch a blow for tax payers... +

The Gauteng government and the City of Johannesburg will be forced to partner to rectify the failed R100 million low-cost housing project in Dube in Soweto in the south of Johannesburg....

 2017-09-19 15:59 

SABC

Slow economic growth likely to increase poverty trends... +

The World Bank has revised the country's growth for 2017 from 1.1% to 0.6% in January....

 2017-09-19 15:38 

News24

Northern Cape top cop under 'unlawful surveillance' - police... +

Northern Cape provincial police commissioner Risimati Shivuri, who was spotted meeting alleged underworld figure Nafiz Modack in an upmarket Cape Town hotel, has been under illegal surveillance....

 2017-09-19 15:38 

News24

Gang, guns and rogue crime intelligence claims ruffle underworld... +

Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack says he is in no way involved in gangsterism and has denied claims he is involved in rogue intelligence....

 2017-09-19 15:38 

News24

BREAKING: NC top cop met underworld figure Modack... +

Two high-ranking police officers have held meetings with alleged underworld figure Nafiz Modack who is heading up a faction taking over nightclub security as an underworld turf war over this escalates....

 2017-09-19 15:18 

Daily Nation

Report reveals errors on presidential poll forms... +

A total of 4,120 forms 34As were sampled across five counties....

 2017-09-19 15:18 

Daily Nation

Activists sues Nyeri MP over Supreme Court petition... +

Omtata wants the legislator barred from attacking the Chief Justice....

 2017-09-19 15:13 

News24

53 arrested during Cape Town taxi strike chaos... +

A total of 53 people have been arrested in Nyanga during a minibus taxi strike that saw roads being barricaded, buses set alight and commuters injured, Western Cape police say....

 2017-09-19 15:11 

SABC

Pirates, City do battle on Tuesday... +

Orlando Pirates and Cape Town City will do battle at the FNB Stadium in an Absa Premiership clash on Tuesday evening....

 2017-09-19 15:10 

Business Live

Gross value of foreign assets disclosed is R35bn, Malusi Gigaba says... +

Under a special voluntary disclosure programme, 2,002 applications by taxpayers have been received...

 2017-09-19 15:09 

Business Live

Palladium is getting a boost thanks to ETFs... +

Palladium ETFs, which have seen hefty outflows since their mid-2015 peak, post their biggest monthly inflows in more than three years...

 2017-09-19 15:09 

Business Live

A 'smart collar' on a nearby zebra could help fight against rhino poaching... +

The collars, created by MTN and IBM, will be rolled out first at Welgevonden Game Reserve, which helped with the research together with Wageningen University...

 2017-09-19 15:09 

Business Live

Gupta family has never been our client, McKinsey says... +

Earlier, the DA laid charges of fraud racketeering and collusion against McKinsey for its alleged facilitation of deals between the Guptas and state-owned enterprises...

 2017-09-19 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Hotels' marketing messages not effective for ideal customers... +

Stuart Barnes says hotels must position themselves carefully and also apply key messages to directly interact with their targeted customers....

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