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 2018-07-19 12:15 

Business Live

Where the food critics dine: all the best spots to eat in Cape Town...

These are the places where you'll find senior copy editor at Taste magazine Lynda Ingham-Brown tucking in when she's not eating on the job...

 2018-07-19 12:15 

Business Live

The rise of innovation hubs supporting start-ups in Africa...

The proliferation of innovation centres to support start-ups on the continent is driven by rising mobile and internet penetration...

 2018-07-19 12:14 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA: Government should recognise the need for journalists...

Romualdo Salata, General Director of the CMA Group believes that journalists and government can bring forward the progress needed for development....

 2018-07-19 12:03 

Daily Nation

Fire burns dorm at Migori's Moi Nyabohanse Girls School...

Police zeroing in on a number of students suspected to have started the fire....

 2018-07-19 12:00 

Daily Nation

6 REASONS TO: Have avocados in your grocery shopping cart...

They are tasty, healthy and also beneficial for the skin and hair....

 2018-07-19 11:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Civil Society to Gov't: Revised Mobile Money Tax Still a Burden to Ugandans...

The proposal stems from wide protests amongst mobile money subscribers and dealers accusing government of double taxation following the enforcement of the 1 percent levy on all mobile money transactions....

 2018-07-19 11:58 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA: Possible to 'spread voice in an era of media revolution'...

Mr Qiu Xin added that his organisation was eager to work with other media groups representing the BRICS nations to enhance the current BRICS narrative....

 2018-07-19 11:57 

News24

Cele says no to army deployment for Cape Town's crime-ridden streets...

Police Minister Bheki Cele insists that the defence force does not have the mandate to fight crime....

 2018-07-19 11:57 

News24

WATCH: First Ethiopia-Eritrea flight in 20 years seals peace deal...

The first commercial flight to leave Ethiopia for Eritrea in 20 years has landed safely in Asmara, sealing a stunning reconciliation between the once warring nations....

 2018-07-19 11:57 

News24

Cameroon police officer decapitated in restive region: sources...

A Cameroonian police officer has been decapitated in the country's restive anglophone region, sources say....

 2018-07-19 11:56 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA: 'Lives matter in the way we tell stories'...

Some lives should not matter more than others, and it's up to the media to ensure this ideal is never lost. That's according to Alexey Nikolov, managing editor of RT....

 2018-07-19 11:55 

Mail & Guardian

Civic education might be the future...

In a democracy, this means learning about self-governance...

 2018-07-19 11:55 

Mail & Guardian

'Expropriation without compensation must start now — not later'...

The overwhelming sentiment in the North West is to give land to the people not traditional authorities...

 2018-07-19 11:50 

Uganda Radio Network

Three Killed in Lugazi Accident...

The accident occurred on Wednesday night at Kitega trading centre after a speeding trailer registration number UAR 019C rammed into a land cruiser registration number UAS 343W that was heading to Jinja....

 2018-07-19 11:46 

News24

4 close friends, including 2 brothers, die in 'chain of suicides' that leaves small town reeling...

A UK town has been rocked by the deaths of four youngsters, who took their own lives within weeks of each other....

 2018-07-19 11:40 

Daily Nation

Colombian rider pulls out of Tour...

He had stood sixth in the overall standings ahead of stage nine....

 2018-07-19 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

First African company announces science-based target greenhouse gas target...

Emira Property Fund has become the first African company to have a greenhouse gas emissions target approved by the Science Based Targets initiative....

 2018-07-19 11:22 

Standard Digital

Four reasons why you could be feeling inadequate for your partner...

Have you ever questioned yourself or wondered if you are good enough for your partner? Have you found yourself thinking if you are what he needs?...

 2018-07-19 11:22 

Standard Digital

Child rapist who 'preyed upon' vulnerable Kenyans jailed...

A man convicted of sexually abusing two young girls in Kenya has been jailed for 18 years and six months....

 2018-07-19 11:21 

Standard Digital

Five factors that will shape real estate in last half of 2018...

While the sector has shown recovery since the beginning of the year, there have been a few worrying signs...

 2018-07-19 11:14 

Business Live

DA must stop calling for the army in the Cape Flats, Bheki Cele...

The police minister says the DA is making the issue of the gang-infested Cape Flats a 'political ball', and the police can handle the problem...

 2018-07-19 11:14 

Business Live

Brazilian strike and currency fluctuations eat into Unilever's profits...

But the Anglo-Dutch consumer giant insists the company showed 'a solid, all round performance with some challenging markets...

 2018-07-19 11:14 

Business Live

New-vehicle sales rose in May, but used-vehicle sales dipped, says Stats SA...

The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA says new-vehicle sales plummeted in April from March, with people likely buying ahead of higher VAT...

 2018-07-19 11:14 

Business Live

ZEENAT MOORAD: Binge over for Netflix?...

The 'U can't touch this' streaming company said it gained about one million fewer subscribers than it had expected in the second quarter...

 2018-07-19 11:13 

News24

WATCH: Garden gnome theft goes horribly wrong...

Police have released CCTV footage of a man removing a 60cm garden gnome from a property in Northamptonshire, England....

 2018-07-19 11:07 

News24

Botswana nationals being recruited for 'expertise' in blasting cash-in-transit vans Cele...

Two Botswana nationals are among suspects that have been arrested over links to a spate of cash-in-transit heists....

 2018-07-19 11:04 

News24

WATCH: Moment 2-metre long snake is found in London street...

There was a small measure of pandemonium in London's Stepney Street when pedestrians spotted a two-metre long snake....

 2018-07-19 11:00 

Mail & Guardian

New challenge to KZN elective conference...

Three members of the provincial task team appointed to run the conference have confirmed the bid to halt the meeting...

 2018-07-19 11:00 

Daily Nation

TECH BREAK: USB Type-C for smartphones is the next big thing...

With USB type C you can plug in the cable without worrying about spoiling the port....

 2018-07-19 10:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Korea International Agency Donates Vehicles to Health Ministry...

The vehicles were donated to improve service health delivery in the country...

 2018-07-19 10:48 

Mail & Guardian

AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty...

In 2015, a protracted legal action was initiated after it emerged that animals had been starving on the multimillion-rand farm of Modise in 2014....

 2018-07-19 10:47 

Daily Nation

US man walks 20 miles for first day of work, gets big reward...

Lady luck smile on a newly hired mover....

 2018-07-19 10:46 

News24

Two women drown after hippo attack causes their fishing boat to capsize - report...

Two Zimbabwean women reportedly drowned in the Zambezi River after a hippo attack caused their fishing boat to capsize....

 2018-07-19 10:43 

Business Report (IOL)

Fake news is a major challenge, #BRICSMEDIA Forum hears...

Mr VJ Chandrasekar stressed that the major challenge all news organisations face is the proliferation of fake news, and he called for nothing less than a "no holds barred approach"...

 2018-07-19 10:39 

Daily Nation

Judge suspends new taxes on mobile money, kerosene...

Judge cites the likely impracticality of compensating taxpayers already affected....

 2018-07-19 10:35 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA: Collaboration is vital for BRICS TV...

Deputy Director of BRICS TV, Alexandre Gorelik from Russia laid down the foundation for #BRICS TV at the #BRICSMEDIA Forum....

 2018-07-19 10:31 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA should be a bridge for new platform of coordination, cooperation...

Day two of the BRICS Media Forum has kicked off with a panel discussion on ways to enhance cooperation among new media outlets in BRICS countries....

 2018-07-19 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: More questions than answers regarding VBS Bank...

Is there a stalemate situation in the VBS Bank fraud case relating to Insure Group Managers due to the diverse stakeholders writes Corrie Kruger....

 2018-07-19 10:25 

Daily Nation

Mandera MCAs now approve executives they earlier rejected...

MCAs agreed that reasons for rejecting nominees in November 2017 have since changed....

 2018-07-19 10:22 

Standard Digital

We are paying a high price for neglecting girls' education...

Education of girls, or more precisely failing to take girls to school, is now no longer just a cultural nuance especially in Africa...

 2018-07-19 10:22 

Standard Digital

Why your beautiful 'cabro' is failing...

Anybody who has driven on paving block 'cabro' surfaced driveways and parking can attest to the aesthetic beauty......

 2018-07-19 10:21 

Standard Digital

Court suspends new taxes on money transfer...

Court has temporarily stopped the implementation of excise duty on bank money transfers introduced by Finance Bill 2018....

 2018-07-19 10:19 

Daily Nation

Hamilton signs two-year contract extension with Mercedes...

Hamilton's deal is worth a reported Sh5.2 billion (40 million, $52 million) per year....

 2018-07-19 10:17 

News24

WATCH: Stunning aerial footage of dolphins feeding off the coast of the Isle of Man...

A photographer has captured stunning aerial footage of a pod of approximately 30-50 dolphins feeding between Port Erin and the Calf of Man on the south coast of the Isle of Man....

 2018-07-19 10:16 

News24

WATCH: Trump says he told Putin 'we can't have meddling' in US vote...

Under fire as siding with the Kremlin, US President Donald Trump insisted that he told Russian leader Vladimir Putin firmly during their summit in Helsinki that the United States would not tolerate meddling in its elections....

 2018-07-19 10:16 

Daily Nation

Cairns sinks hole-in-one at Karen Masters...

He won a Toyota Prado 2018 model....

 2018-07-19 10:14 

Business Live

This is how you can invest in a stokvel in the digital age...

Franc app takes the stokvel savings model into the 21st century...

 2018-07-19 10:14 

Business Live

ArcelorMittal's share price jumps after announcing return to profitability...

SA's largest steel maker says its headline loss per share for the period would fall as much as 106%, due to a fair-value adjustment of its Macsteel investment...

 2018-07-19 10:14 

Business Live

ANALYSE THIS: Noah Capital's Ren Hochreiter...

We analyse Ren Hochreiter, mining analyst, Noah Capital Markets...

 2018-07-19 10:14 

Business Live

Trade war throws shroud of secrecy over Farnborough boasts...

Airbus and Boeing have announced almost 300 orders for unnamed buyers, reversing the PR rule book...

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