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 2018-12-17 14:47 

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Naspers leads $540m investment in Indian tech startup...

Indian education startup Byju's valuation more than doubles to $3.6bn...

 2018-12-17 14:00 

News24

Amnesty says over 3 600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder violence...

More than 3 600 people have been killed in clashes between farmers and herders in Nigeria since 2016, Amnesty International has said, blaming the government's failure to punish the perpetrators for fuelling the violence....

 2018-12-17 14:00 

News24

US conducts 6 airstrikes against Somalia extremists, 62 dead...

The US military says it has carried out six airstrikes in the Gandarshe area of Somalia which killed a total of 62 al-Shabaab extremist rebels...

 2018-12-17 14:00 

News24

Martin Fayulu, DRC's fiery opposition presidential pick...

A former oil executive turned politician, Martin Fayulu is a fiery orator who has emerged from relative obscurity in the ranks of the opposition to take a front seat in the race to become Democratic Republic of Congo's next president....

 2018-12-17 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Samsung Pay is now available in SA...

Samsung has announced that South Africans will now be able to use Samsung Pay on compatible smartwatches according to MyBroadband....

 2018-12-17 13:56 

News24

Two men burnt to death in KZN...

Murder charges are being investigated by police after two men were burnt to death in the Nkangala area, Adams mission in KwaZulu-Natal....

 2018-12-17 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tough 2019 for households...

The majestic Durban festive ambience will do little to mask the economic hardships expected to gather steam in the new year....

 2018-12-17 12:37 

News24

'Serious flaws' in trial of Moroccan Rif protesters: Amnesty...

Dozens detained during protests in Morocco's northern Rif region in 2016 and 2017 have been denied their right to a fair trial with some confessing under torture, Amnesty International has said....

 2018-12-17 12:37 

News24

Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leave...

Can we talk? On a continent of coups, Ugandans try to coax longtime president to step aside...

 2018-12-17 12:21 

News24

'Every attack on a farm is an attack on our country' ANC Western Cape condemns farm attacks...

The ANC in the Western Cape has spoken out against the spate of farm attacks in the province, after three recent murders....

 2018-12-17 12:11 

Mail & Guardian

Ramaphosa under pressure to support reparations for apartheid victims...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has been urged to release grants for apartheid victims, as recommended by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission...

 2018-12-17 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Instant replay may be the next feature on Netflix...

The company added that this feature is currently in testing and it may not be rolled out in the future....

 2018-12-17 11:49 

Business Report (IOL)

Edcon's liquidation would lead to the single biggest loss of jobs in SA...

Saftu brings Jobs Summit into the mix saying that this shows that the Summit that was meant to cushion the country's rising unemployment was a sham....

 2018-12-17 11:42 

News24

Talks adopt 'rulebook' to put Paris climate deal into action...

The US, China and nearly 200 other nations at UN climate talks have agreed on a 'rulebook' for putting Paris accord into action....

 2018-12-17 11:07 

News24

DRC: the Joseph Kabila years...

Joseph Kabila came to power in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2001, ruling during a period of bloody insurgencies and deadly protests against his extended mandate....

 2018-12-17 11:07 

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Madagascan ex-presidents face off in election clash...

Madagascar heads to the polls on Wednesday in a crunch head-to-head election between two arch-rivals who have dominated political life on poverty-stricken Indian Ocean island for years....

 2018-12-17 11:03 

News24

'Justice' is dictionary Merriam-Webster's word of the year...

Common but top of mind in 2018: 'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year...

 2018-12-17 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Industries that SA entrepreneurs want to move into...

Manufacturing, agriculture and education are the top three industries that South African entrepreneurs according to the SME Landscape report....

 2018-12-17 10:46 

News24

Sun City open for business after devastating storm...

The Sun City Resort is open for business after a devastating storm wreaked havoc, causing flooding and damage to the popular holiday destination over the weekend....

 2018-12-17 10:39 

Mail & Guardian

The Pan-African focus of Abantu's 2018 festival draws from a future past...

The festival is making connections with Africa's authors, publishers and literary aficionados with plans for northern expansion....

 2018-12-17 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

French company to fuel Cote d'Ivoire's buses with compressed natural gas...

The government of Cote d'Ivoire has unveiled its first fleet of buses which will be fueled with compressed natural gas to serve Abidjan's urban area....

 2018-12-17 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Minister Davies launches Global Business Services for prospective investors in London...

The Business Process Services (BPS) industry offered South Africa the largest job creation potential across all service sectors, Davies said....

 2018-12-17 10:07 

News24

Saudi Arabia slams US Senate vote as 'interference'...

Saudi Arabia has rejected as "interference4; a US Senate resolution to end American military support for a Riyadh-led war in Yemen, and another holding its crown prince responsible for the murder of critic Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-12-17 10:04 

Mail & Guardian

SIU wants Eskom-Tegeta R3.7bn coal contract cancelled...

The ten-year contract is expected to end in 2025...

 2018-12-17 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Durbanites go gin crazy as imported gin volume triples...

Gin drinking in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has soared in 2018 as the volume imported almost tripled between May 2017 and May 2018....

 2018-12-17 09:41 

News24

Why the EFF should be worried about Numsa's Workers' Party...

Numsa couldn't trust the EFF and its compromised leaders to team up and build a strong worker aligned movement, writes Ralph Mathekga ....

 2018-12-17 09:38 

News24

Senior Comoros opposition figures handed life sentences...

The security court in Comoros has handed down life sentences with hard labour to four senior opposition figures and lengthy jail terms to several others for plotting against the state....

 2018-12-17 09:38 

News24

DRC's Shadary: pro-Kabila loyalist blacklisted by the EU...

Little known outside Democratic Republic of Congo power circles, Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary is a key ally of President Joseph Kabila and, critics suspect, likely to be his puppet if victorious in Sunday's election....

 2018-12-17 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Show me the money: Tackling breaches in the financial industry...

OPINION: Any disruption to service carries potential negative reputational and financial consequences for an organisation ... writes Mike Smart....

 2018-12-17 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

PICS: Two phases of R15bn KZN development are almost sold out...

The first freehold sites at Blythedale Coastal Estate on the Kwa-Zulu Natal North Coast have been transferred to their new owners....

 2018-12-17 08:50 

Business Report (IOL)

Former Prasa acting CEO to break silence on 350% salary hike claims...

This comes after the Sunday Times retracted its story "Pay it back, AG tells Prasa's 350% boss" and apologised to Letsoalo on Sunday....

 2018-12-17 08:39 

News24

WATCH: Hundreds of sausage dogs take seasonal stroll...

Hundreds of sausage dogs and their owners dressed up in festive clothing for a Christmas walk in the UK....

 2018-12-17 08:37 

Mail & Guardian

Thousands protest 'slave law' in Budapest...

The protest was called by unions and opposition parties outraged at reforms that hike the annual overtime hours that employers can demand...

 2018-12-17 08:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Digitalisation inspires a sustainable business opportunity in Alexandra Township...

Siemens in partnership with Legae Larona is leading the charge in embracing digitalization to make a positive impact in society....

 2018-12-17 08:23 

News24

7 arrested for clocking speeds up to 173km/h in Ekurhuleni...

Seven speedsters and 11 drunk drivers were arrested by the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department on Reconciliation Day....

 2018-12-17 08:01 

News24

Mali to send reinforcements to Timbuktu...

Mali has announced it will be sending reinforcements to the northern city of Timbuktu amid growing concerns about security in the region....

 2018-12-17 08:01 

News24

Hundreds flee after Boko Haram burns Nigerian village...

Hundreds fled after Boko Haram burned their homes near Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, residents have told AFP....

 2018-12-17 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Insolvent Air Berlin's administrator sues Etihad for up 2bn...

Air Berlin's insolvency administrator is suing Abu Dhabi's Etihad, its former owner, for damages of up 2 billion euros ($2.26 billion)....

 2018-12-17 08:00 

Mail & Guardian

Latest embarrassment leaves Mourinho running out of time at Man Utd...

Jose Mourinho says he accepts responsibility for a fifth defeat of the season...

 2018-12-17 07:55 

Business Report (IOL)

Edcon closer to recapitalisation deal to stave off looming collapse...

Edcon says parts of the Sunday Times article of December 16, and specifically its headline, are speculative, misleading and sensationalist....

 2018-12-17 07:47 

Business Live

Audi joins the road to electrification...

Mark Smyth travelled to the home of petroleum to experience Audi's new E-tron battery-electric vehicle...

 2018-12-17 07:46 

Mail & Guardian

DRC to vote in end-of-an-era poll...

Twenty-one candidates are running to replace Kabila, whose hand-picked successor Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary is one of the front-runners...

 2018-12-17 07:34 

Mail & Guardian

Saudi Arabia slams US Senate vote as 'interference'...

The largely symbolic vote dealt a fresh warning to President Trump, who has staunchly backed the Saudi regime...

 2018-12-17 07:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Is the appointment of the Eskom Sustainability Task Team the way to go?...

OPINION: The President is unable to make head or tail from the briefings he receives from Minister Pravin Gordhan ... writes Sello Mashao Rasethaba....

 2018-12-17 07:25 

News24

Statues of white domination - SA debates legacy of apartheid past...

Nearly 25 years after the end of apartheid, the statue of Paul Kruger still looms in Church Square in Pretoria, at the heart of a discussion over whether such relics should be scrapped or kept as reminders of a harsh past....

 2018-12-17 07:23 

Mail & Guardian

Why the ANC itself is the chief impediment to Ramaphosa's agenda...

For a long time South Africa thought it had a Jacob Zuma problem. In fact its got a systemic ANC problem...

 2018-12-17 07:10 

News24

Jamal Khashoggi case: Gruesome murder mystery updates...

Here are the latest developments in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-12-17 07:09 

News24

Something positive can still come out of him - Zuma on Malema...

Former President Jacob Zuma still believes that if properly guided, something positive can come out of EFF leader Julius Malema....

 2018-12-17 07:06 

Mail & Guardian

Nissan meets to replace Ghosn, as tensions with Renault grow...

The Japanese company removed Carlos Ghosn from his post last month after he was detained on allegations of under-reporting his salary...

 2018-12-17 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

LOOK: New jewel on the Golden Mile, Suncoast's R1.6bn makeover...

Tsogo Sun, the listed leading hotels, gaming and entertainment company, has invested R1.6bn in reinventing its Suncoast hotels and casino complex....

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