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 2021-06-13 07:14 

Uganda Radio Network

Kasingye Directs Senior Police Officers to Leave Barracks...

Kasingye says senior officers are living illegally in the barracks, because they are given a housing allowance, which entitles them to rent houses outside the barracks....

 2021-06-13 07:14 

News24

No nuclear deal this week, says Iran negotiator...

Iran's chief negotiator at international talks on its nuclear programme has said he did not think they could conclude this week....

 2021-06-13 07:14 

Business Live

China cautions G7: 'small' groups don't rule the world...

The G7, whose leaders are meeting in southwestern England, has been searching for a coherent response to the growing assertiveness of President Xi Jinping...

 2021-06-13 06:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Three Buried Alive in Quarry...

Joseph Oryem, the LCI Karuma Town Council says that the deceased was extracting construction aggregates for sale when the soil developed deep cracks forcing the rocks to roll down and buried them....

 2021-06-13 06:53 

Business Report (IOL)

Business 101: The time is now for youth entrepreneurs...
 2021-06-13 06:45 

Business Report (IOL)

Compensation for workers' injuries in the spotlight...
 2021-06-13 06:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Gulu City Division Mayors Prioritize Garbage Management...

Patrick Oola Lumumba Mayor of West Division says they have hired two trucks to undertake massive rubbish collection especially around Kabedopong Market, Kaunda Ground, Gulu Modern Market and Lacor Complex Market....

 2021-06-13 06:39 

News24

Denmark doctor after Eriksen collapse: 'We got Christian back'...

Denmark's team doctor described the harrowing moment he realised Christian Eriksen's pulse had stopped as medics worked desperately to save him in front of traumatised players and a stunned crowd on Saturday....

 2021-06-13 06:32 

News24

Kagiso Rabada after first Test Windies win: 'We're a young team, we're still rebuilding'...

Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada said they're still growing as a team despite their convincing innings and 63-run win over the West Indies in the first Test at St Lucia....

 2021-06-13 06:29 

Uganda Radio Network

URA Makes TIN Application Easier...

According to Uganda Revenue Authority-URA, it has also made changes in the existing TIN application form to improve the experience of their clients and attend to the changes in the tax regime, technology and the business environment....

 2021-06-13 06:18 

Business Live

Americans who allegedly helped Carlos Ghosn escape to appear in court...

Michael Taylor and Peter Taylor have been charged with helping Ghosn illegally escape Japan in December 2019...

 2021-06-13 06:02 

Uganda Radio Network

Polio Cases Increased Eight Times Last Year- WHO...

WHO statistics show, last year, 1,226 cases of all forms of polio were recorded compared to 138 in 2018, something attributed to paused door-to-door campaigns for four months to protect communities from the spread of COVID-19....

 2021-06-13 06:01 

Business Report (IOL)

Icasa likely to reach settlement with two firms on proposed spectrum auction by end August...
 2021-06-13 05:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Pres Tshisekedi says Kinshasa hospitals 'overwhelmed' by coronavirus...

Congo has officially registered relatively few cases. But the virus has killed a number of prominent politicians....

 2021-06-13 04:34 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

G7 rivals China with grand infrastructure plan...

G7 has been searching for coherent response to growing assertiveness of Xi after China's surging economic and military rise over the past 40 years....

 2021-06-13 03:43 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Low turnout as Algerians vote in parliamentary election...

Saturday's vote followed a presidential election in 2019 and a referendum on an amended constitution last year...

 2021-06-13 03:33 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

French court sentences man who slapped Macron to 4 months in jail...

Damien Tarel, 28, attacked Macron when the French president was shaking hands with members of the public during a walkabout on Tuesday....

 2021-06-13 03:04 

Standard Digital

One robbery suspect shot dead in Kisumu, others flee...

They were on the run after breaking into four houses, beating the tenants and running off with assorted items from four tenants of Dansol House...

 2021-06-13 03:00 

Mail & Guardian

The health minister is on the ropes for dodgy vibes as SIU zeros in...

Mkhize's request to take special leave left President Cyril Ramaphosa reeling, party insiders say The post The health minister is on the ropes for dodgy vibes as SIU zeros in appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-06-13 02:53 

Standard Digital

Dust settles on mystery roof as land row resolved...

The body of the late Ogada Ouko has been lying in the mortuary since 2014 after it was exhumed following a land dispute....

 2021-06-13 01:20 

Standard Digital

Father says his relatives accuse him of sacrificing son in religious ceremony...

Father whose son was found dead in a pastor's car in Mombasa told a court that his extended family believes he sacrificed the child....

 2021-06-13 01:10 

Standard Digital

Family to bury banana trunk in grave of wife whose body 'vanished'...

An ancient Mijikenda ritual will be performed at the open grave of Fatma Mwero, whose body disappeared on Monday night....

 2021-06-13 00:58 

Standard Digital

Woman 'happy' after angry mob lynches her bloodthirsty son...

Kaberia had been jailed after killing his wife, child, and father, but was allegedly released from Kangeta Prison...

 2021-06-12 22:57 

Business Live

Triple boost for local clothing makers...

Pandemic, trade wars, and master plan align to benefit SA industry...

 2021-06-12 22:57 

Business Live

Business ready to power up after president's gift...

Organised business bodies had been lobbying for more than two years for the limit on embedded generation, now at 1MW, to be raised to 50MW...

 2021-06-12 22:57 

Business Live

Takatso to give SAA wings...

Strategic partner says new conditions suit failed national carrier...

 2021-06-12 22:57 

Business Live

Lower inflation target a possibility...

SA's 3%-6% target range was still higher than that of its peers, many of which have lowered their inflation targets in recent years...

 2021-06-12 22:57 

Business Live

My Brilliant Career: God — and the devil — are in the details of creativity...

Desiree Gullan is executive creative director at Gullan & Gullan (G&G)...

 2021-06-12 22:01 

News24

Saudi allows 60 000 vaccinated residents on hajj, bars foreigners again...

Saudi Arabia announced it will allow 60 000 residents vaccinated against Covid to perform this year's hajj, but Muslims from abroad will be barred for a second straight year....

 2021-06-12 21:41 

News24

Syrian hospital hit in artillery attacks on Afrin, at least 13 killed...

At least 13 people were killed and several wounded in two separate artillery attacks on the northern Syrian town of Afrin, local medical sources said....

 2021-06-12 21:19 

Nation

Somalia: Kenya free to reopen embassy in Mogadishu...

Somalia's Foreign Affairs Minister Abdirizak Mohamed says bilateral discussions between the two nations can now begin....

 2021-06-12 21:04 

News24

Palestinian woman 'with knife' killed by Israeli forces...

Israeli border guards have shot dead a Palestinian woman approaching them with a knife at a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank after she ignored orders to stop, police said....

 2021-06-12 20:08 

News24

WATCH | Eastern Cape police order investigation into video doing rounds on social media...

Eastern Cape SAPS say an investigation has been ordered after a video surfaced on social media showing a confrontation between two women and the Motherwell police....

 2021-06-12 19:42 

News24

Denmark's Christian Eriksen 'stabilised' in hospital after collapse in Euro 2020 game...

Christian Eriksen is stable in hospital after collapsing on the pitch in Denmark's Euro 2020 game against Finland on Saturday, UEFA said....

 2021-06-12 19:30 

Mail & Guardian

State halts its R10bn long-term plan to fully treat acid mine water...

The state is saddled with the burden of treating acid water and polluters are escaping the responsibility The post State halts its R10bn long-term plan to fully treat acid mine water appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-06-12 19:16 

News24

Drama at Euro 2020 match as Denmark's Christian Eriksen collapses on field...

Denmark star Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch in Saturday's Euro 2020 game against Finland in Copenhagen, causing the suspension of the match in the first half....

 2021-06-12 19:04 

News24

Coronavirus: Latest global developments...

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis:...

 2021-06-12 18:56 

News24

Kagiso Rabada's 10th 5-wicket haul helps Proteas to crushing innings win against Windies...

Kagiso Rabada's 10th five-wicket haul in Test cricket helped South Africa defeat the West Indies by an innings and 63 runs on the stroke of lunch of the first Test in St Lucia....

 2021-06-12 18:45 

News24

Sanef mourns passing of activist, editor and publisher Wandile Fana...

The South African National Editors' Forum is mourning the death of media freedom activist, editor, and publisher Wandile "Wara" Fana....

 2021-06-12 18:20 

News24

More than five million Covid-19 cases in Africa: AFP tally...

More than five million people have contracted the Covid-19 virus in Africa since it emerged in China in late 2019, data compiled by AFP from official sources showed....

 2021-06-12 17:33 

News24

Kgothatso Mdunana: Your light will continue to shine - older sister...

The older sister of Kgothatso Mdunana paid an emotional tribute to her loved one as she was laid to rest in Alexandra, Johannesburg....

 2021-06-12 17:19 

News24

Barbora Krejcikova wins French Open to claim maiden Grand Slam singles title...

Barbora Krejcikova won her maiden Grand Slam singles title at the French Open, defeating Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova....

 2021-06-12 17:12 

News24

Cricket SA welcomes new dawn, ex-president Norman Arendse controversially rejected...

CSA christened its new constitution at Saturday's long-awaited AGM, but controversy soon followed after ex-president Norman Arendse's rejection....

 2021-06-12 17:06 

News24

Blasts on buses in western Kabul kill at least 7 - police...

Blasts have hit two buses in western Kabul, killing at least seven people, according to police....

 2021-06-12 17:02 

Mail & Guardian

Petro states: What happens when 30% of your national budget disappears in a decade?...

As the demand for oil shrinks and prices collapse, Africa's petro states — the likes of Angola, Nigeria, Egypt and Equatorial Guinea — will be left with massive holes in their budgets The post Petro states: What happens when 30% of your na...

 2021-06-12 17:00 

Standard Digital

How Mukurwe Wa Nyagathanga shrine of Agikuyu lost its shine...

Mukurwe Wa Nyagathanga shrine is a significant landmark to the Agikuyu because of its ancestral, spiritual and cultural importance....

 2021-06-12 17:00 

Standard Digital

Teen among suspects in Nairobi Southern Bypass attacks...

A Form Two student is among three suspects in police custody on suspicion of being a member of a group linked to mobile phone theft....

 2021-06-12 16:41 

News24

Alcoholics Anonymous in South Africa turns 75 this year...

One-quarter of all emergency room admissions, one-third of all suicides, and more than half of all homicides and incidents of domestic violence in SA are alcohol related...

 2021-06-12 16:39 

News24

Moosa foundation wants SA Zionist Federation to withdraw complaint against Siraj Desai...

The Essa and Fatima Moosa Foundation has come out in defence of retired Judge Siraj Desai....

 2021-06-12 16:13 

News24

Six elderly tourists die after 37 out of 40 on Namibia tour bus test positive for Covid...

Six elderly tourists died from Covid-19 after 37 out of 40 travellers on a bus trip in Namibia were tested positive for the coronavirus....

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