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 2020-11-23 06:14 

Standard Digital

Residents live in fear as cracks emerge in homes...

Some villagers forced to move out as experts warn of a looming massive landslide....

 2020-11-23 06:04 

Business Live

WATCH: Why Tiger Brands' earnings slumped...

Tiger Brands CEO Noel Doyle talks to Business Day TV about the group's financial performance...

 2020-11-23 06:04 

Business Live

WATCH: How Gauteng added R1.3bn to its budget...

Gauteng finance and e-government MEC Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko talks to Business Day TV about province's spending plan...

 2020-11-23 06:04 

Business Live

Oil keeps rising on hopes for recovery in crude demand, but new lockdowns cap gains...

Hopes that Opec+ will keep crude output in check also boosted sentiment...

 2020-11-23 05:38 

Standard Digital

Court acquits businessman charged with abusing MP...

Case dismissed as Hezron Okiki acquitted of abuse charges...

 2020-11-23 05:35 

Standard Digital

Detectives probe the death of ex-officer...

Detectives said Herman Mwashighadi's hands and legs were tied and his head had deep cuts...

 2020-11-23 05:32 

Nation

Mombasa's Covid testing machine breaks down...

County also lacks regents at CGTRH which serves the entire Coast region....

 2020-11-23 05:31 

News24

Mboweni asks Twitter followers if SA needs national airline...

This comes just less than a month after SAA was granted R10.5 billion in additional funding to enable its business rescue process to continue....

 2020-11-23 05:27 

News24

3 dead, 12 injured as truck swerves to avoid taxi and rolls into bystanders in Roodepoort...

It is believed the truck had swerved to avoid a stationary taxi and rolled into several people on the side of the road....

 2020-11-23 05:25 

Standard Digital

Fisherman's fight to save Lake Victoria bears results...

Little known fisherman battling 'Goliaths' to save Lake Victoria...

 2020-11-23 05:24 

Business Report (IOL)

PIC's assets under management rise by R187 billion in the quarter to September 2020...
 2020-11-23 05:18 

News24

Biker dead after hitting truck on Van Reenen's Pass during memorial ride...

The bike as well as the man were found lying in the Johannesburg-bound fast lane of the N3....

 2020-11-23 05:13 

News24

Teenage boy arrested for allegedly stabbing 76-year-old Manenberg woman to death...

The 15-year-old boy is believed to be related to the victim....

 2020-11-23 05:10 

Business Report (IOL)

Ramaphosa lobbies for debt repayment suspension...
 2020-11-23 05:02 

News24

Covid-19 in numbers: More than 2 000 new cases bring SA's total infections to 767 679...

South Africa has recorded 58 more Covid-19-related deaths, bringing the death toll to 20 903....

 2020-11-23 04:55 

Business Report (IOL)

PSG will continue to Think Big in 2021...
 2020-11-23 04:55 

Business Report (IOL)

New ratings push SA deeper into junk zone...
 2020-11-23 04:50 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Hippos Face South Sudan in Zonal Qualifiers for Afcon U-20...

Head coach Morley Byekwaso told Uganda Radio Network URN last night that the team is rearing to go and win every group game first....

 2020-11-23 04:47 

News24

All Blacks out to silence 'haters' in Pumas rematch...

Lock Patrick Tuipulotu says the All Blacks want a win against Argentina to silence the "haters" who targeted coach Ian Foster after their shock loss to Los Pumas....

 2020-11-23 04:45 

Uganda Radio Network

Muntu Rallies Bunyoro to Agitate for Change...

Speaking at a campaign rally on Sunday in Wairagaza trading center in Kikuube district, Muntu said that the citizens have lost respect for the regime, citing the brutal acts of security personnel against members of the opposition....

 2020-11-23 04:33 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Thai woman alleges sex abuse in school then faces storm of criticism...

Nalinrat, now a university student, had made allegations on social media of being sexually harassed at school several years ago....

 2020-11-23 04:27 

Uganda Radio Network

Amuriat Pledges to Develop Arua into Model City...

During his campaign in Arua on Sunday evening, Amuriat said that Arua town has remained struggling and the region deliberately kept poor by the current regime....

 2020-11-23 04:15 

Uganda Radio Network

Kakumiro Voters Ask Gen. Tumukunde to Solve Land Grabbing, Revive Cooperatives...

Residents raised complaints about the lack of clean water in the district as well as the need to revive cooperatives in the region to boost livelihood of farmers....

 2020-11-23 04:14 

Business Live

SABC board likely to make final decision on retrenchments next week...

Members of the Communications Workers Union picketed outside the broadcaster's headquarters in Auckland Park on Friday...

 2020-11-23 04:14 

Business Live

CLAIRE BISSEKER: It's way past midnight for the SA project...

Not since 1994 have SA's local currency ratings been this low. The fact that the ratings agencies have kept SA on a negative outlook suggests the country may be in the dark a while yet ......

 2020-11-23 04:14 

Business Live

Lockdown day 241: Pictures of the day...

A woman walks past a poster saying 'We will hug again' amid the Covid-19 outbreak in Dublin, Ireland. Picture: REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne...

 2020-11-23 03:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Elections Are About Regime Change, Not Pledges-Mao...

Mao says that the major objective of the 2021 elections is not about the projects that government intends to do but the desire to vote Museveni out of power....

 2020-11-23 03:51 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

U.N. urges civilian protection after Ethiopia's 72-hour deadline for Tigrayan forces...

U.N. urges civilian protection after Ethiopia's 72-hour deadline for Tigrayan forces...

 2020-11-23 03:24 

Standard Digital

Donald Kipkorir on Covid-19 fight: My lungs had been compromised...

By the time he tested positive for the virus, his lungs were already compromised leaving the doctors with an uphill task of helping them recover...

 2020-11-23 03:20 

Nation

Two killed in Baragoi attacks...

In the first incident, a 10 year-old boy was shot dead as he looked after cattle....

 2020-11-23 03:18 

Business Live

NEW ANALYSIS: Is SABC board fighting a losing battle to stabilise broadcaster?...

Workers vow to continue their strike until retrenchments are completely off the table...

 2020-11-23 03:18 

Business Live

No obstacle too high for a daring athlete...

World champion obstacle course race champion describes his record-setting feat in Soweto on November 17...

 2020-11-23 03:04 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Biden and Harris now to turn to well-wishers as Trump withholds transition funds...

The group has re-examined its strategy to help Biden and Harris run the office from January 20, 2021...

 2020-11-23 03:03 

News24

World leaders praise Paris climate pact as Trump justifies exit...

World leaders urged countries not to lose sight of climate goals in the coronavirus pandemic, amid hopes that US President-elect Joe Biden will rejoin the accord....

 2020-11-23 03:00 

News24

OPINION | SABC crisis: There must be govt funding or the board must be allowed to retrench...

The government must either provide annual funding for the SABC or the broadcaster's board must be allowed to go ahead with retrenchments, writes Kate Skinner....

 2020-11-23 02:49 

Nation

Jihadist threat keeps voters from Burkina polls...

The campaigning ran alongside continued bloodshed....

 2020-11-23 02:45 

Standard Digital

Six arrested, 24 heads of cattle recovered...

The suspects were ambushed by police and the public at a forest as they loaded 24 cattle into a truck....

 2020-11-23 02:28 

Nation

The Arab Spring: A timeline...

On December 17, 2010, a young Tunisian sets himself on fire to protest police harassment and his gesture goes viral....

 2020-11-23 01:08 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong pleads guilty to illegal assembly...

Wong was not a leading figure in last years pro-democracy and anti-China protests, but his continued activism has drawn the wrath of Beijing...

 2020-11-23 01:02 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Trump campaign drops conspiracy-mongering member of legal team...

The team has sought to overturn election results in several states, including key battlegrounds Pennsylvania and Michigan....

 2020-11-23 00:51 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Biden to announce first Cabinet picks on Tuesday as Trump legal efforts stall...

Biden said last week he had settled on a Treasury secretary. Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen is believed to be the top candidate...

 2020-11-23 00:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

AU says Africa's fight against CovidD-19 "far from being over"...

A total of 1,714,395 people infected with Covid-19 have recovered across the continent so far, it was noted....

 2020-11-23 00:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

AU says Africa's fight against Covid-19 not yet over...

A total of 1,714,395 people infected with Covid-19 have recovered across the continent so far, it was noted....

 2020-11-22 22:42 

Business Live

G20 leaders urge countries not to lose sight of climate goals...

President Cyril Ramaphosa backs the Paris accord and calls for mitigation efforts to be accompanied by support for countries affected by climate change...

 2020-11-22 20:52 

Business Live

Protesters set fire to Guatemala's congress over 2021 budget...

President Alejandro Giammattei targeted over cuts health care, education and the justice system...

 2020-11-22 20:06 

News24

Violence erupts in Brazil after Black man beaten to death at Carrefour store...

More than 1 000 demonstrators attacked a Carrefour Brasil supermarket in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre after security guards beat to death a Black man....

 2020-11-22 20:00 

Standard Digital

Online paedophiles on the prowl amid pandemic...

Interpol says the closure of schools and the increased time children spend online is exposing many to pornography and online grooming...

 2020-11-22 19:59 

Mail & Guardian

Business schools need to mimic new reality...

With most corporates effectively having their staff work remotely, educators will need to match and exceed this if they are to do more than just survive The post Business schools need to mimic new reality appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-11-22 19:58 

News24

Probe launched after 3 boys drown in under-construction stormwater trench in Hammanskraal...

An investigation has been launched after three boys - two 10 year old and a nine-year-old - were found dead in an under-construction stormwater trench in Hammanskraal....

 2020-11-22 19:57 

Business Live

Market data — November 22 2020...

Market data including bonds and fuel prices...

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