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 2021-01-26 21:52 

News24

VIP unit cop gets 50 years for killing his girlfriend, Uber driver...

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg handed a VIP Protection Unit police officer two 25-year sentences for killing his girlfriend and an Uber driver....

 2021-01-26 21:41 

News24

2 police officers dead after car collides with truck in KZN...

KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide after two police officers were killed when their car collided with a truck on Tuesday morning....

 2021-01-26 21:35 

News24

ANC Buffalo City metro councillor fired for selling RDP house, having criminal conviction...

Eastern Cape Cogta MEC Xolile Nqatha has fired Buffalo City metro ANC councillor Ntombizodwa Gamnca with immediate effect, for violating the Municipal Systems Act....

 2021-01-26 21:31 

Business Live

IMF trims forecast for SA's growth as pandemic hits tourism and commodities...

The country is expected to rebound 2.8% in 2021, but growth may slow in 2022 to just 1.4%...

 2021-01-26 21:31 

Business Live

Boris Johnson 'deeply sorry' as Britain passes 100,000 Covid-19 deaths...

More than 100,162 coronavirus-related deaths recorded — more than Britain's civilian toll in World War 2...

 2021-01-26 21:30 

Business Live

Start-up in Black Coffee portfolio closes in on funding target...

Google and Facebook-backed online educator in the market for $3m...

 2021-01-26 21:04 

News24

Drunk driver collides with metro police boss' car in Port Elizabeth...

A Port Elizabeth man was arrested after crashing his car into a vehicle driven by a senior Nelson Mandela Bay metro police officer....

 2021-01-26 20:47 

News24

Covid-19: Brazil becomes latest country to bar entry for South African visitors...

Brazil on Tuesday barred entry for visitors from South Africa to stop the spread of a new coronavirus variant from the country, according to the federal government's gazette....

 2021-01-26 20:41 

News24

Chelsea officially appoint Thomas Tuchel as Frank Lampard's replacement...

Thomas Tuchel was appointed Chelsea manager, tasked with hauling the underperforming Blues back into the Champions League next season....

 2021-01-26 20:40 

News24

Transnet National Ports Authority moves head office to new R255m Port Elizabeth building...

The parastatal is hoping to complete the relocation by 31 March, once the ongoing consultation process with staff and organised labour is completed....

 2021-01-26 20:36 

Business Live

Africrest to turn Sunninghill offices into apartments...

The conversion will involve floor space of nearly 30,000m and will be one of the largest in SA...

 2021-01-26 20:35 

Business Live

Market data — January 26 2021...

Market data including bonds and fuel prices...

 2021-01-26 20:31 

News24

67% of SA adults likely to take the Covid-19 vaccine, HSRC and UJ survey finds...

The survey, done by UJ's Centre for Social Change and the HSRC's Developmental, Capable and Ethical State, used 10 618 participants....

 2021-01-26 20:02 

News24

Hope of peak season recovery for W Cape tourism lost, what can still be done?...

Any hope of a recovery for the Western Cape's important tourism industry over the festive season has been lost, new data shows....

 2021-01-26 20:00 

News24

MPs concerned about late tabling of rural development and land reform dept's annual report...

Opposition MPs are concerned about the late tabling of the annual report for the 2019-2020 financial year of the former Department of Rural Development and Land Reform....

 2021-01-26 19:54 

News24

State capture: SSA gave firearms, ammunition to non-members, claims spy boss...

Loyiso Jafta testified about the condition in which he found the SSA when he was appointed as the acting director-general in 2018....

 2021-01-26 19:48 

News24

Peter de Villiers hopes Lions tour stays in SA...

EP Elephants coach Peter de Villiers hopes the British & Irish Lions tour takes place in South Africa - and not abroad....

 2021-01-26 19:46 

News24

Your weather: More heavy rain for Eastern and Northern Cape on Wednesday...

Rain resulting in flooding of low-lying areas is expected in the Eastern and Northern Cape on Wednesday, according to the South African Weather Service....

 2021-01-26 19:41 

Business Live

Dutch police detain more than 180 during anti-lockdown violence...

Protests and rioting spead in more than 10 cities...

 2021-01-26 19:40 

Business Live

Chiefs and Pirates warm up for derby with draws...

Bucs coach Josef Zinnbauer would have preferred a morale-lifting win ahead of the big Soweto game on Saturday...

 2021-01-26 19:40 

Business Live

Government launches R1.2bn tourism equity fund to drive change in the sector...

Tourism Equity Fund aims to increase the participation of black-owned enterprises in the R400bn sector...

 2021-01-26 19:40 

Business Live

UniCredit set to name Andrea Orcel as CEO...

The bank's board will meet this week to approve the nomination...

 2021-01-26 19:29 

News24

Covid-19: Ireland enforces hotel quarantine for travellers from South Africa...

Ireland is to introduce a 14-day quarantine in hotels for all people arriving from Brazil and South Africa, and for anyone arriving without evidence of a negative Covid-19 test....

 2021-01-26 19:25 

News24

WATCH | UK unemployment rate soars to highest level in recent years...

Britain's unemployment rate has soared to its highest level for more than four years. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show nearly 830 000 workers have been dropped from UK payrolls since the start of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-01-26 19:03 

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Zim official who called doctors 'medical assassins' after ministers died of Covid-19 apologises...

A Zimbabwean government spokesperson who accused doctors of being "medical assassins" after four ministers died of coronavirus has sparked outrage in a country buckling under the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2021-01-26 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

R2.3bn VBS trial expected to only begin in 2022...

The state is expected to request a 16 week-long trial, as delays stymie progress in the saga. The post R2.3bn VBS trial expected to only begin in 2022 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-01-26 18:59 

News24

Covid-19: Stop hoarding vaccines, Ramaphosa tells rich nations...

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday urged wealthy countries not to hoard surplus Covid-19 vaccine supplies, adding his voice to calls for global production to be shared more equally....

 2021-01-26 18:57 

News24

State capture: Commission says Zondo did not meet with Zuma on day of walkout...

The State Capture Inquiry has denied allegations that its chairperson, Deputy Justice Raymond Zondo, met with former president Jacob Zuma....

 2021-01-26 18:44 

Business Live

Motor industry could be a role model for intra-Africa industrial integration, says WEF report...

Motor industry has the potential to create jobs, deepen local value chains and encourage growth, says World Economic Forum and Deloitte report...

 2021-01-26 18:44 

Business Live

GE upbeat over 2021 outlook after free cash flow beats estimates...

Company set an annual target for the key performance measure at $2.5bn-$4.5bn...

 2021-01-26 18:41 

News24

Patients evacuated after hospital ward catches fire in Durban...

No one was injured after a fire broke out at Clairwood Hospital in Durban on Tuesday morning....

 2021-01-26 18:26 

News24

Stripper, brother and three minors reportedly taken in for questioning following murder in Cape Town...

Five people have been taken in for questioning in connection with the murder of a Welgelegen man found dead in his home ....

 2021-01-26 18:11 

News24

IMF expects global economy to grow 5.5%, with SA expanding 2.8% this year because of vaccines...

The International Monetary Fund has revised its growth projections and sees the world's economy expanding by 5.5% in 2021 and 4.2% in 2022....

 2021-01-26 18:10 

News24

Assault charges against Orlando Pirates star Thembinkosi Lorch provisionally withdrawn...

Orlando Pirates midfielder Thembinkosi Lorch had been charged with assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm....

 2021-01-26 18:09 

News24

Former executive who allegedly defrauded Cell C of over R130m released on bail...

Former Cell C executive Mohamed Ismail Adamjee is alleged to have defrauded the mobile network service provider of R130 million between 2012 and 2019....

 2021-01-26 18:05 

News24

Have the vaccines arrived? Rare cargo flight from Mumbai has planespotters abuzz...

Planespotter forums are abuzz after an unusual charter cargo plane from Mumbai landed at Johannesburg's OR Tambo Airport....

 2021-01-26 17:49 

Business Live

Aveng to raise R300m through rights offer...

Infrastructure and mining group will pay off debt and pursue growth opportunities...

 2021-01-26 17:49 

News24

Govt launches R1.2bn tourism fund, which according to Ramaphosa will accelerate transformation of the sector...

A tourism equity fund worth over over R1.2bnn was launched by government on Tuesday, with President Cyril Ramaphosa celebrating what he calls a ground-breaking venture that will speed up transformation in one of the most crucial sectors of the SA economy....

 2021-01-26 17:49 

Business Live

KATE THOMPSON DAVY: When Googling Google throws up a rebellion, one that is going global to boot...

Alpha Global set to keep the tech giant from transgressing its 'Don't be evil' motto...

 2021-01-26 17:35 

News24

Service delivery at Home Affairs could fall flat if civil claims continue to pile up - AG...

The Auditor-General (AG) has painted a grim picture of the Department of Home Affairs' finances....

 2021-01-26 17:35 

News24

Zuma's estranged wife MaNtuli allegedly detained unlawfully by SSA after poison plot...

This according to SSA acting director general Loyiso Jafta, who was giving testifying before the State Capture Inquiry on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:12 

News24

Lockdown: GBV incidents, anxiety and depression spike among people in the Eastern Cape, says MEC...

The number of people in desperate need of psycho-social support services has spiked in the Eastern Cape due to lockdown....

 2021-01-26 16:55 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE weakens on fading investor hopes for quick US stimulus...

The all share lost 0.99% and the top 40 1.16%, with tech heavyweights Naspers and Prosus falling heavily...

 2021-01-26 16:55 

Business Live

Solskjaer welcomes support from Man United board to get the job done...

Manager grateful for club's backing despite earlier poor run of form...

 2021-01-26 16:55 

Business Live

Financing a just transition to a low-carbon, resilient economy...

Moving away from fossil fuels is a challenge as vulnerable groups bear the brunt of the change...

 2021-01-26 16:54 

Business Live

Merkel wants a return to multilateralism to fight Covid-19...

The German leader praised the US returning to the WHO and asked that it unblock the WTO...

 2021-01-26 16:54 

Business Live

Hyundai's Q4 profit jumps with EVs to fuel sales drive in 2021...

Its fourth-quarter profit was up 57%, with the carmaker soon expected to introduce an EV-only platform...

 2021-01-26 16:53 

Business Report (IOL)

More carats and sparkle: How LVMH plans to change Tiffany...
 2021-01-26 16:47 

Business Report (IOL)

Microsoft earnings in spotlight for signs of business recovery...
 2021-01-26 16:34 

News24

Cosas wants to block private schools opening next week, arguing it promotes inequality...

Students' body Cosas says says a decision for independent schools to be allowed to open their doors from 1 February is arrogant and furthers inequality in the country....

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