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 2017-09-20 16:46 

Mail & Guardian

The beat of two cities... +

If Atlanta was a taste of whats to come, Orlando Stadium is going to explode like never before...

 2017-09-20 16:42 

Business Live

JSE closes weaker as Sasol slumps but Star shines... +

Banking shares gain ahead of the Reserve Banks interest-rate decision on Thursday; Aveng rockets 20.69% on an agreement over its debt facilities...

 2017-09-20 16:42 

Business Live

OECD warns global recovery not yet secure... +

The global economic policy adviser raises growth forecasts, but warns weak business investment and slow growth in trade and wages threaten momentum...

 2017-09-20 16:42 

Business Live

Alibaba-backed Best jumps 15% in its market debut... +

The Chinese logistics company slashed its expected price range ahead of the market debut to stoke demand...

 2017-09-20 16:31 

News24

Aviwe Jam Jam's boyfriend appears in court for her murder... +

The boyfriend of slain university graduate Aviwe Jam Jam appeared in the Athlone Magistrates Court for allegedly killing her....

 2017-09-20 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Lonmin releases Tv and radio commercial in a campaign to honour Marikana victims... +

Lonmin says the commercial shows steps taken by the company towards the fresh beginning and urges viewers look forward to the brighter future....

 2017-09-20 16:26 

Mail & Guardian

Public protector tampering with evidence ahead of review ... +

Those allegations are not only unfounded but malicious, Mkhwebane says....

 2017-09-20 16:23 

Daily Nation

Over 200 student hit by food poisoning... +

Learners at Kituro High School in Baringo complain of stomach and headache....

 2017-09-20 16:23 

Daily Nation

Rasanga drops his entire Cabinet... +

Critics say Siaya governor chose to reward his cronies....

 2017-09-20 16:17 

Mail & Guardian

We want more for Issa, for us... +

As representation of black and brown women grows in entertainment, it needs to evolve as well...

 2017-09-20 16:01 

SABC

Sanco calls on government, business to dump KPMG ... +

Sanco has called on government and businesses to end their relationships with auditing firm, KPMG, for its unethical behavior....

 2017-09-20 16:00 

SABC

AmaZulu looks to bounce back ... +

AmaZulu FC coach Calvin Johnson has vowed that his charges will bounce back when they play Absa Premiership match against Bidvest Wits at King Zwelithini stadium at 7:30pm on Wednesday night....

 2017-09-20 15:58 

SABC

Esther Mahlangu described as SA's cultural export... +

September is Heritage month where we as a country come together to celebrate our diverse cultures....

 2017-09-20 15:50 

SABC

Western Cape ANC needs a strong leader: Analyst... +

ANC MP in the Western Cape Parliament Cameron Dugmore says he would consider leading the party in the province if he was nominated by branches to do so....

 2017-09-20 15:41 

Business Live

ANC elective conference postponed in KZN's violent Harry Gwala region... +

Some branches in the province have questioned the leaderships legitimacy and its ability to solve the ANCs problem in KwaZulu-Natal...

 2017-09-20 15:41 

Business Live

Alibaba-backed Best jumps 15% in its market debut... +

The Chinese logistics company slashed its expected price range ahead of the market debut to stoke demand...

 2017-09-20 15:41 

Business Live

Sasol plunges after saying it needs to settle R12bn in debt... +

A plan to purchase and then cancel the BEE Inzalo deal shares, plus any associated costs, will require about R13bn, chief financial officer Paul Victor says...

 2017-09-20 15:41 

Business Live

Mmamoloko Kubayi wants to ensure KPMG report on oil reserves sale is credible... +

The energy minister says she wants assurances by the CEF about the report, after KPMGs alleged involvement in a corruption scandal revolving around the Guptas...

 2017-09-20 15:30 

SABC

'Passion is key to working with special needs children'... +

Social worker and manager of the Sunshine Centre in Elsburg, Michael Ngobeni, says the caregiver's assault of a special needs learner, captured in a video seen on Tuesday, is unacceptable....

 2017-09-20 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

COEGA - "The best Special Economic Zone in the African Continent"... +

The Coega SEZ has been hailed as "the best SEZ in the African Continent" by The Peoples Republic of China Ambassador to South Africa, Lin Songtian....

 2017-09-20 15:23 

Daily Nation

LIVE: Raila failed to prove his case — Judge Ojwang... +

Majority decision fails to resonate with the Constitution and the law, says judge....

 2017-09-20 14:57 

Mail & Guardian

Zuma is ANC & ANC is Zuma - Motlanthe... +

Each one of his mistakes and discretions, the ANC takes it upon itself to defend as though he is the ANC....

 2017-09-20 14:50 

SABC

RTMC welcomes harsh sentence for driver who killed three people... +

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has welcomed a 20-year sentence handed down to a Durban driver who caused a fatal accident that killed three people....

 2017-09-20 14:45 

SABC

Preserving African culture through fashion... +

As times change the transformation of cultural practices and attire into different modern clothing styles has emerged....

 2017-09-20 14:40 

Business Live

Claims by ANC's Senzo Mchunu are 'politicking', Mangosuthu Buthelezi says... +

The IFP leader says political killings in KwaZulu-Natal had nothing to do with his leaving the ANC Youth League several decades ago...

 2017-09-20 14:40 

Business Live

Bonds perk up on positive consumer inflation numbers... +

The figures reinforce the possibility of Reserve Bank repo rate increase, with the consensus being 25 basis points...

 2017-09-20 14:40 

Business Live

New information regulator wants to get going by 2018... +

Pansy Tlakula is keen to get her agency, which will regulate various aspects of personal information, started, but the legislation is still not in place...

 2017-09-20 14:40 

Business Live

RAF dictates which undertakers conduct victims' funerals... +

The National Funeral Practitioners Association says it has lost millions since the Road Accident Fund introduced three (white) preferred undertakers for victims...

 2017-09-20 14:40 

Business Live

SA places $2.5bn bonds in international capital markets amid high demand... +

Treasury says the transactions were more than two times over-subscribed with demand from Asia, Continental Europe, the UK and the US...

 2017-09-20 14:32 

SABC

SuperSport, Chippa play to 1-1 stalemate... +

SuperSport United and Chippa United played to a 1-1 stalemate in an Absa Premiership clash at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Tuesday evening....

 2017-09-20 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Sandton City soon to have ticket-less parking... +

The Sandton Precinct prides itself on technological innovativeness and convenient shopping experience afforded to its customers....

 2017-09-20 14:23 

News24

US boy, 8, on joy ride for a cheeseburger... +

Talk about a craving. An 8-year-old American boy drove his father's van to a McDonald's because he just had to have a cheeseburger....

 2017-09-20 14:23 

News24

Neighbours rescue father and son trapped in burning room... +

A father and his son have managed to escape their burning home in Bloemfontein, courtesy the swift action of their neighbours, which left the house razed....

 2017-09-20 14:23 

News24

Feeding scheme volunteers accused of stealing food from school kids... +

Volunteers who helped operate the feeding scheme at a school in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, have ended up on the wrong side of the law after it emerged that they had allegedly been taking the food for themselves....

 2017-09-20 14:23 

News24

Skinned cat found in supermarket cold storeroom... +
 2017-09-20 14:20 

Business Report (IOL)

Brown receives outstanding information on Eskom's relationship with Gupta-linked Trillian... +

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has received answers from Eskom to outstanding questions about its relationship with Trillian, a Gupta-linked company, her office said on Wednesday....

 2017-09-20 14:07 

SABC

Trump, Macron address General Assembly for first time... +

Both United States President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron addressed the General Assembly for the first time onTuesday, but their speeches could not have been more different....

 2017-09-20 14:00 

Standard Digital

IEBC 'failed' to utilise technology... +

The use of technology cannot be lowered to just a vehicle which has no significance in the authenticity of the final vote, the Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday....

 2017-09-20 14:00 

Standard Digital

Four arrested over gang attack on villages in Bungoma... +

Reports indicate among the six injured are women who were raped and a child who was defiled....

 2017-09-20 14:00 

Standard Digital

Why two judges failed to attend Supreme Court final verdict... +

Two Supreme Court judges were absent when the final ruling on the presidential election petition was delivered on Wednesday....

 2017-09-20 14:00 

SABC

Watch Commission probing political killings in KZN... +

The Moerane Commission has resumed in Durban. ...

 2017-09-20 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

An app developed for your safety... +

MiBlackBox was an app developed to aid you in an emergency situation....

 2017-09-20 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

MiBlackBox: An app developed for your safety... +

MiBlackBox was an app developed to aid you in an emergency situation....

 2017-09-20 13:58 

News24

EXCLUSIVE: Robben Island Museum 'was not aware' of its own weather warning for ferry that nearly sunk... +

The Robben Island Museum appears to have overlooked a warning contained in one of its own reports that a ferry, which partially sank in choppy seas and high wind with more than 60 passengers aboard, 'only be used in fine weather conditions'....

 2017-09-20 13:49 

Business Report (IOL)

RCL Foods and Quantum Foods report cases of avian flu outbreaks... +

Poultry producers RCL Foods and Quantum Foods reported cases of an outbreak of a strain of avian influenza in separate farms in the Western Cape....

 2017-09-20 13:40 

Business Report (IOL)

Old Mutual Investment Group expects SARB to remain in rate- cutting cycle... +

Weak economic growth, heightened political uncertainty will make for a very cautious SARB monetary policy decision on Thursday, says Old Mutual....

 2017-09-20 13:38 

Business Live

Trump vs Merkel: low-key and pragmatic vs bombastic and impulsive... +

If the German chancellor gets a fourth term, as is expected, she will have to deal with her polar opposite in Donald Trump in the long term...

 2017-09-20 13:33 

News24

Robben Island ferry rescues 3 fishermen... +

Three fishermen have been rescued bya Robben Island ferry after their fishing ski-boat capsized nearthe iconic island, the NSRI says....

 2017-09-20 13:33 

News24

Discipline Mbeki, Motlanthe for sowing division - Free State ANCYL... +

The ANCs national executive committee must institute disciplinary action against former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe, the Free State ANCYL has said....

 2017-09-20 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

ANC concerned about the rising mineworkers' deaths... +

The growing number of miners' deaths requires that mining companies and government utilises all available resources to maximise mine safety....

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