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 2020-07-02 14:46 

News24

More than 100 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide...

The bodies of at least 100 jade miners have been pulled from the mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar....

 2020-07-02 14:43 

Uganda Radio Network

Widower Drags Kibuli Hospital to Medical Council for Negligence...

Raphael Omony told journalists shortly after delivering his petition to the council on Thursday that the hospital transfused the bleeding mother with a lot of blood, which affected her Pulmonary hypertension alias blood pressure....

 2020-07-02 14:41 

News24

EXPLAINER | What the VBS report says about re-instated ANC members Danny Msiza, Florence Radzilani...

Almost R2 billion is believed to have been stolen from VBS bank, leaving the bank cash- strapped, and now liquidated....

 2020-07-02 14:37 

Uganda Radio Network

President Museveni Assents to Four Electoral Laws...

However, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs said that President Yoweri Museveni declined to assent to the Local Government (Amendment) Bill....

 2020-07-02 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Dubai sugar refinery pumps out as much as it can on good demand...

Despite the sugar market's concerns over weaker demand and falling premiums making it less attractive to refine....

 2020-07-02 14:27 

Mail & Guardian

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution...

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well The post Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-02 14:26 

News24

VBS leaders' reinstatement: ANC top six to meet with Limpopo ANC over 'confusion'...

The ANC's top six is expected to meet with the provincial leadership of the ANC in Limpopo....

 2020-07-02 14:24 

Business Live

US stocks climb as nearly 5-million jobs added in June...

US payrolls rose by 4.8-million in June after an upwardly revised 2.7-million gain in the prior month...

 2020-07-02 14:24 

Business Live

Jeffrey Epstein friend Ghislaine Maxwell arrested by FBI...

Maxwell was a former girlfriend of the convicted sex offender, and allegedly lured under-age girls into Epstein's social circle...

 2020-07-02 14:24 

Business Live

ISAAH MHLANGA: Faulty assumptions, if unchecked, lead to ruin...

Financial resources are limited; absolute consensus is not necessary and good policies can have bad results...

 2020-07-02 14:24 

Business Live

Developing young players the way to go, says Maritzburg's Kadodia...

It is the sustainable route for clubs struggling in the economic downturn...

 2020-07-02 14:18 

News24

Lockdown judgment: Liberty Fighters Network claims victory, says NDZ leave to appeal 'academic'...

The Gauteng High Court has only allowed Cogta Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to appeal the blanket declaration of invalidity it made when it set aside lockdown regulations....

 2020-07-02 14:06 

News24

3 GBV bills to be introduced to Parliament by August...

Three bills meant to strengthen the response to gender-based violence, will be introduced to Parliament by August, with the first bill coming this month, the National Assembly Programming Committee heard on Thursday....

 2020-07-02 14:01 

News24

JUST IN | Only grades R, 6 and 11 will return to school on Monday...

The Council of Education Ministers has decided that only pupils in grades R, 6 and 11 will return to school on Monday, 6 July....

 2020-07-02 13:58 

Standard Digital

Uhuru: There's no room for politics in the Kazi Mtaani program...

President said the initiative was mooted to assist Kenyan youth whose livelihoods had been disrupted Covid-19...

 2020-07-02 13:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Masaka City Leadership to Close Illegal Taxi Parks...

John Bahengana, the acting head of technical services in the new city says they have agreed to get rid of taxis operating from non-gazetted parks and on-street stages for purposes of restoring order in the city....

 2020-07-02 13:51 

Standard Digital

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How-Covid-19-hit-Spains-poorest-neighbourhood...

The-area-known-as-Poligono-Sur-is-home-to-40000-people-and-is-officially-the-poorest-area-in-Spain...

 2020-07-02 13:49 

Uganda Radio Network

5 Returnees From India In Self Isolation...

Dr. Richard Mugahi, the National Coordinator for Quarantine Centers in the Health Ministry, says the five returnees including a child were exempted from institutional quarantine because of terminal illness....

 2020-07-02 13:40 

News24

Distraught Durban family continues search for missing 16-year-old Amanda Phungula...

The search for Durban teen Amanda Phungula, who has been missing for more than a week, continues as her family frantically tries to find her....

 2020-07-02 13:36 

News24

New ICU ward at Charlotte Maxeke could change Gauteng's Covid-19 trajectory - Prof...

A new 29-bed ICU ward at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital is expected to double capacity and change Gauteng's trajectory as it deals with Covid-19 patients....

 2020-07-02 13:36 

Standard Digital

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Iran-reports-accident-at-nuclear-site-no-casualties...

The-Natanz-facility-is-one-of-Irans-main-uranium-enrichment-plants...

 2020-07-02 13:31 

Uganda Radio Network

CCEDU Wants Special Law on 2021 Polls...

The former Minister for Ethics and Integrity wondered why the government does not view the Covid-19 pandemic as an emergency which can lead to the postponement of the polls....

 2020-07-02 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Cape Town port delays hit SA fruit and wine exports...

Delays at Cape Town's main port are forcing fruit exporters in the Western Cape to truck their produce hundreds of miles to access shipping routes....

 2020-07-02 13:29 

Business Live

Pepkor welcomes Mr Tekkie ruling, but Tekkie Town will go to ConCourt...

The decision that a specified range of footwear be removed from the shelves of Mr Tekkie stores was confirmed by the Supreme Court of Appeal on Tuesday...

 2020-07-02 13:29 

Business Live

WATCH: Can section 12J help spark an SME recovery?...

Business Day TV's Michael Avery talks to a panel about how section 12J of the Income Tax Act could support SMEs through the pandemic...

 2020-07-02 13:29 

Business Live

Solidarity shoots down SAA business rescue plan...

Union says the radical changes needed to create a successful airline are not on the table...

 2020-07-02 13:29 

Business Live

Max Verstappen on track for a hat-trick when F1 restarts in Austria...

Surreal return of Formula One means plenty of safety bubbles for participants, but the races will come thick and fast...

 2020-07-02 13:29 

Business Live

MICHAEL KATZ: Trade carefully...

With companies collapsing every day due to Covid-19, directors and managers may face personal liability for reckless trading...

 2020-07-02 13:26 

Standard Digital

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Police-shut-criminal-phone-network-used-to-plan-murders...

Police-said-they-were-able-to-intercept-millions-of-messages...

 2020-07-02 13:26 

Mail & Guardian

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition...

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases The post Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-02 13:19 

Standard Digital

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After-hell-in-Libyan-jails-migrants-reunite-aboard-rescue-boat...

Despite-the-dangers-of-the-wood-boats-used-to-flee-Libya-there-is-no-shortage-of-migrants-willing-to-try...

 2020-07-02 13:14 

Uganda Radio Network

Poor Community Access Roads Irk Masindi Residents...

According to the residents, the roads have not been worked on for the last 20 years and as a result, most farmers are now struggling to access the markets....

 2020-07-02 13:00 

The New Humanitarian

Despite COVID-19 setbacks, displaced Kachin women keep their families afloat...

COVID-19 has squeezed aid and income to a trickle in Myanmar's north. Three displaced women, who lead their households, explain how life has changed....

 2020-07-02 12:59 

News24

Mkhize calls for courier company at centre of 'dumped' test samples to be suspended...

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has called for the services of the courier company that lost a cargo of Covid-19 samples in transit on the N2 in the Eastern Cape, to be suspended....

 2020-07-02 12:55 

News24

Covid-19: 179 recovered Eastern Cape pupils discharged from quarantine...

A total of 179 pupils from Makaula Senior Secondary School in Kwa Bhaca [formerly Mount Frere], have recovered from Covid-19 and have been discharged from quarantine....

 2020-07-02 12:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Constitutional Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Museveni's Sole Candidature...

The Constitutional Court Judges have upheld the resolution by the top organ of the National Resistance Movement Party to front President Yoweri Museveni as their sole party candidate for the 2021 elections and beyond....

 2020-07-02 12:46 

News24

Covid-19: Sanef launches relief fund for journalists who have lost jobs, income...

The South African National Editors' Forum has announced the launch of a relief fund for journalists who have lost their livelihoods as a result of the Covid-19 national disaster....

 2020-07-02 12:42 

News24

JUST IN | Novak Djokovic, wife Jelena test negative for coronavirus...

Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena, who last week both tested positive for coronavirus following his exhibition tournament in the Balkans, have now tested negative....

 2020-07-02 12:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Medical Practitioners Council to Hear Case of Intern Who Pulled Off Baby's Arm Tomorrow...

Dr Katumba Ssentongo, the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council (UMDPC) Registrar said that the tribunal that will sit at the hospital will first hear testimonies from the baby's family before questioning the six doctors at the hospital....

 2020-07-02 12:41 

Mail & Guardian

We were arrested in Uganda while protesting for black lives...

White supremacy must be held to account if systemic anti-blackness is to be rooted out of society The post We were arrested in Uganda while protesting for black lives appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-02 12:32 

Mail & Guardian

MTN's network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide...

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network the first of MTN's 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East The post MTN's network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-02 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA economy probably shrank by a third in pandemic...

South Africa's economy probably contracted more than 30% in the second quarter....

 2020-07-02 12:29 

Business Report (IOL)

South Africa records first current account surplus in 17 years...

South Africa recorded its first current account surplus in 17 years in the first quarter of 2020....

 2020-07-02 12:25 

Standard Digital

Blind man and six children thrown out of Kwale house over rent...

Nyakundi who lost his eyesight in 2013 blamed the Covid-19 pandemic for dealing his family a devastating blow....

 2020-07-02 12:22 

News24

Four unions sign up for voluntary SAA severance packages, but largest unions still absent...

Four unions plus a group of staff representatives have agreed to sign voluntary severance packages offered as part of the SAA business rescue process, government said....

 2020-07-02 12:19 

Uganda Radio Network

9,000 Amuru Sub County Residents Miss Out on Face Masks...

David Ocira, the Amuru Sub County LC3 Chairperson, says that his area on Tuesday received 40,000 face masks from the district health department....

 2020-07-02 12:18 

News24

Cop allegedly shot dead by colleague while firing at suspects in Daveyton...

A female constable died after she was alleged to have been shot by a colleague, while they were trying to shoot at suspects in Daveyton on Thursday....

 2020-07-02 12:16 

News24

Covid-19: 'Why did he not eat for 48 hours?' - father wants answers after son dies in hospital...

The Gauteng Department of Health is compiling a report for the family following allegations of the treatment he received at Tembisa Hospital during the days leading up to his death....

 2020-07-02 12:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Motorcyclist Commits Suicide In Masaka Traffic Office...

According to preliminary information, Walugembe had gone to the police station to follow up on his motorcycle registration number UEF 145L that was impounded on Monday this week during the night time curfew....

 2020-07-02 12:05 

News24

'Gauteng health facilities have reached maximum bed capacity' - department...

As Covid-19 cases have started to spike in Gauteng, all government hospitals in the province have reached maximum bed capacity....

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