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 2020-07-06 07:52 

Business Live

Wanted Online: 11 new books to add to your reading list to help make lockdown bearable...
 2020-07-06 07:52 

Business Live

Gauteng denies asking for hard lockdown, calls for tougher enforcement as Covid-19 surges...

Province says if non-adherence to regulations has caused rise, it should be countered...

 2020-07-06 07:52 

Standard Digital

Man held for defiling a 10-year-old...

It was reported that the minor had been sent to the shopping centre to buy herbicide, but took long to return home...

 2020-07-06 07:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyambogo University to Demolish Dilapidated Structures...

Kyambogo University Engineer, Patrick Kalule, agrees that the depleted structures give the university a bad image as compared to other public universities, which has since improved their infrastructure. He blames their delayed improvement on the buildings...

 2020-07-06 07:50 

News24

Back to school: Angie Motshekga 'anxious' about her grandkids, but 'I have to accept it'...

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga admits that she is 'anxious' about her grandchildren returning to school, but says she can't be directed by her emotions....

 2020-07-06 07:50 

News24

Bail for Mpumalanga teacher accused of assaulting mother of his child after video goes viral...

The Mpumalanga teacher, who was arrested for the violent assault of the mother of his child, after a video went viral on social media, has been released on bail....

 2020-07-06 07:33 

Standard Digital

Covid-19: President Uhuru in delicate balancing act as Kenyans hope...

President Uhuru juggles safety and economic recovery as Kenyans hope for favourable 'normalcy.'...

 2020-07-06 07:33 

Standard Digital

Covid-19: President Uhuru in delicate balancing act...

President Uhuru juggles safety and economic recovery as Kenyans hope for favourable 'normalcy.'...

 2020-07-06 07:27 

News24

Mpumalanga funeral parlours in grave danger as armed gangs hit three in one week...

Mpumalanga police have launched a manhunt for a gang targeting funeral parlours in Mbombela and surrounding areas. In all of these incidents, money had been taken....

 2020-07-06 07:23 

Standard Digital

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Chinese-city-sounds-alert-after-it-records-suspected-case-of-bubonic-plague...

State-run-Peoples-Daily-Online-reported-the-alert-the-second-lowest-in-a-four-level-system-in-operation-in-the-country...

 2020-07-06 07:11 

Standard Digital

Four men lynched on suspicion of stealing goats in Kirinyaga...

Residents reportedly had a suspicion that the thieves would raid following a spike in similar incidences and lay in wait for them....

 2020-07-06 06:57 

Business Live

Closure of Zimbabwe bourse leaves investors high and dry...

Authorities say speculation is undermining nation's currency, but traders suggest move is illegal...

 2020-07-06 06:57 

Business Live

Lockdown day 101: Pictures of the day...

SANDF health practitioners are seen at Air Force Station Port Elizabeth. Dozens of military health practitioners have been deployed to help combat the Covid-19 pandemic in the Eastern Cape...

 2020-07-06 06:57 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks — pet food industry and FirstRand...

David Shapiro from Sasfin Securities and Martin Smith from Anchor Capital talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-07-06 06:57 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Rand runs out of momentum...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across South Africa, Africa and the world....

 2020-07-06 06:51 

News24

Alleged rapists of girls aged 5 and 7 in to appear in Northern Cape courts...

Two rape cases are expected to come before courts in the Northern Cape - one involving the rape of a 5-year-old girl and another involving the rape of a 7-year-old....

 2020-07-06 06:43 

Standard Digital

Suspects arrested for selling fake fish supplements...

Many Kenyans have been victims of online scams, paying for goods only for the seller to cut communication and disappear....

 2020-07-06 06:40 

News24

Cheetahs player tests positive for coronavirus...

A Cheetahs player has tested positive for the coronavirus, but the rest of the squad all tested negative....

 2020-07-06 06:35 

Standard Digital

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Mali-protest-leaders-hike-pressure-on-president-after-talks...

Two-demonstrations-last-month-drew-tens-of-thousands-to-the-streets...

 2020-07-06 06:26 

News24

Advocate Seth Nthai says ex-secretary out to extort him, as 'moonlighting' claims catch SIU's eye...

Advocate Seth Nthai, who once confessed to trying to solicit a R5 million bribe during a case he was working on, is facing fresh allegations of wrongdoing....

 2020-07-06 06:22 

News24

SA schools brace themselves as more pupils start heading back...

South Africa is set for the return of more pupils to schools as those in Grades 6 and 11, as well as some Grade R pupils, head back to class....

 2020-07-06 06:07 

News24

45 puppies dead as deadly parvovirus hits police dog unit for a second time...

Thirty-seven puppies had to be put down and another eight died of the deadly parvovirus at the police's K9 Academy in Roodeplaat....

 2020-07-06 06:03 

Mail & Guardian

Klopp and his Beatles move on from 'Yesterday'...

The wait was long and painful, from the endless jokes to that Steven Gerrard slip. But after 30 years Liverpool are finally Premier League champions of England The post Klopp and his Beatles move on from 'Yesterday' appeared first on The Mail & Gu...

 2020-07-06 06:02 

Business Live

Lockdown day 101: Latest Covid-19 numbers...

Number of Covid-19 infections in SA rise by 8,773 new cases to 196,750...

 2020-07-06 06:02 

Business Live

WATCH: How building activity slumped in the first quarter...

Independent economist Roelof Botha talks to Business Day TV about the construction industry...

 2020-07-06 06:02 

Business Live

Oil prices mixed over tighter supplies and fears of spike in infections...

Brent crude edges up while US benchmark WTI futures drop amid rise in American coronavirus cases...

 2020-07-06 06:00 

News24

Cyril Ramaphosa | Keeping our distance from the elderly could save their lives...

While the Covid-19 fatality rate is low in South Africa compared to the rest of the world, the rising number of infections is a caution against complacency, writes President Cyril Ramaphosa....

 2020-07-06 06:00 

Standard Digital

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Gunmen-kill-8-gas-project-workers-in-northern-Mozambique...

Three-of-the-14-occupants-in-the-vehicle-survived-and-another-three-are-still-missing...

 2020-07-06 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Old Mutual appoints new chief executive to replace axed Moyo...

Old Mutual has appointed Iain Williamson as group chief executive, creating more certainty for the group following the protracted legal battle with his axed predecessor, Peter Moyo....

 2020-07-06 05:35 

Standard Digital

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Virus-pushes-US-hospitals-to-the-brink-India-hits-record-new-cases...

The-US-has-struggled-to-respond-to-the-devastation-wrought-by-the-virus...

 2020-07-06 05:34 

News24

'We must bow out with pride' - VBS boss Tshifhiwa Matodzi...

"We had good intentions. If things did not work out our way, we must bow out with pride," former VBS Mutual Bank chair Tshifhiwa Matodzi has told amaBhungane....

 2020-07-06 05:32 

News24

Adriaan Basson | Leon Schuster, Helen Zille, farm attacks and the crisis of whiteness...

The DA will struggle to let go of Helen Zille while she represents a growing group of white people who feel unwanted by the ANC, writes Adriaan Basson...

 2020-07-06 05:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Trust is the new black: a business argument for a more just post-pandemic world...

Let us work collectively and collaboratively, with all stakeholders, to achieve a social outcome that restores trust in our society....

 2020-07-06 05:15 

Standard Digital

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Kazakhstan-imposes-second-wave-of-restrictions-as-coronavirus-surges...

Shopping-centres-gyms-swimming-pools-hairdressers-and-beauty-salons-have-all-closed-down-...

 2020-07-06 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Are you thinking big?...

PSG is hosting a series of free webinars featuring some of South Africa's sharpest minds and most passionate voices....

 2020-07-06 05:00 

Standard Digital

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Italy-to-take-in-180-migrants-rescued-in-Mediterranean...

Explosion-of-joy-aboard-Ocean-Viking-as-Italy-allows-migrants-to-land...

 2020-07-06 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Trade union concerns delay Cell C CCMA process...

The Section 189 consultation process at Cell C facilitated by the CCMA was delayed on Friday due to complaints raised by organised labour, the company said....

 2020-07-06 04:51 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

South-Korea-court-rejects-US-extradition-request-for-child-porn-network-operator...

Son-Jong-woo-the-sites-operator-completed-an-18-month-sentence-for-violating-South-Korean-child-protection-and-information-laws...

 2020-07-06 04:46 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Australia-closes-state-border-for-first-time-in-100-years-to-halt-coronavirus...

The-state-reported-127-new-Covid-19-infections-overnight-its-biggest-one-day-spike-since-the-pandemic-began...

 2020-07-06 04:37 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

What-would-Kanye-West-have-to-do-to-launch-a-late-White-House-bid...

Getting-on-the-ballot-as-an-independent-would-also-require-hiring-staff-or-recruiting-volunteers-to-gather-many-tens-of-thousands-of-signatures...

 2020-07-06 04:33 

News24

Super Rugby: Dazzling Jordan to fill NZ's own 'Kolbe role'?...

Rob Houwing , with an SA view, offers 'gold, silver and bronze' suggestions for individuals after the latest Super Rugby NZ-Aus week....

 2020-07-06 04:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Proudly SA: On youth and their perceptions of South African brands...

On the very last day of Youth Month, Proudly SA engaged in a panel discussion on the topic of perceptions of South African brands....

 2020-07-06 04:11 

Business Live

ROB ROSE: 'Politicians, where are you now?'...

For years, SA's politicians have squandered the country's resources and, while Covid-19 has laid bare just how ill-equipped they are to actually provide any real service, South Africans are now sick of it...

 2020-07-06 04:11 

Business Live

Which drugs and therapies are proven to work, and which ones don't, for Covid-19?...

We have made amazing progress in the treatment of Covid-19. Two therapies steroids and Remdesivir have already been shown to help...

 2020-07-06 04:01 

News24

Facebook confronts civil rights complaints it put off for years...

Pressure from a boycott by major advertisers is forcing the social media giant to address the concerns of civil rights groups....

 2020-07-06 04:00 

News24

Lockdown: ConCourt dismisses case by Helen Suzman Foundation for direct access...

The Constitutional Court has again dismissed an application for direct access in a challenge relating to the Covid-19 lockdown....

 2020-07-06 03:43 

Uganda Radio Network

Buvuma Residents Seek Special Learning Arrangement for Pupils...

At the Island, there is only one resident who owns a television set, which is placed in one small room. He added that although the resident wanted to help, the space at his home is not enough to host the learners, without breaking the guidelines on social...

 2020-07-06 03:22 

Uganda Radio Network

Kamwenge District Receives UGX 100m to Fix Kahunge-Rukunyu Road...

The poor state of the road has recently triggered protests from residents, especially farmers and bodaboda riders. The resident said that the road is filled with potholes and galleys and becomes so slippery, especially during the rainy season....

 2020-07-06 03:16 

Business Live

Not dressed up and nowhere to go...

Jo Ellison longs for the opportunity to put on a pair of painful heels again...

 2020-07-06 03:14 

News24

Former cryptocurrency agency chief declared bankrupt as investors wait for millions...

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has declared Willie Breedt, the alleged bitcoin and cryptocurrency scammer, bankrupt....

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