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 2020-01-18 05:59 

News24

Residents hope government officials 'will feel their pain' when they travel on potholed road...

Willowfontein residents are fed up with broken promises by government officials....

 2020-01-18 05:40 

News24

Thunberg's message to Davos: 'You have not seen the last of us'...

Climate activist who launched the #FridaysforFuture movement is set to attend WEF annual gathering of elites next week....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Stocks increase as Trump and Xi form truce in US-China trade war...

Stocks increased to 12% after US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed on a truce in the US-China trade war, which resulted in a wave of relief through global markets....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

These were the most downloaded apps on IOS and Android in 2019...

The Sensor Tower Store Intelligence Data Digest report has compiled a list of the most downloaded Android and iOS apps of the 2019....

 2020-01-17 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

YouTube steers viewers to climate denial videos: nonprofit...

YouTube has driven millions of viewers to climate denial videos, a US activist group said on Thursday as it called for stopping "free promotion of misinformation" at the platform. New York-based Avaaz said it scrutinised results of Google-owned Yo...

 2020-01-17 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Record 45mn need urgent food aid in Southern Africa — UN...

Roughly 45-million people in southern Africa are in urgent need of food aid as a result of drought, flooding and economic hardship, the UN said Thursday. "This hunger crisis is on a scale we've not seen before and the evidence shows it's going...

 2020-01-17 20:56 

News24

Man dies after four swimmers experience difficulties at Tinley Manor Beach in KZN...

One person died after four swimmers got into difficulties in the surf on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast, Netcare 911 has confirmed....

 2020-01-17 20:48 

News24

'We feel their pain' - EFF on Ausi Mantwa Khoza's death...

Ausi Mantwa Khoza was as important to the Khozas as she was to the Orlando Pirates FC family, the EFF has said....

 2020-01-17 20:47 

News24

Gauteng pupil found dead in hostel swimming pool...

The police are investigating the death of a pupil at a Magaliesburg primary school in Johannesburg who was found dead in a swimming pool at the school's hostel....

 2020-01-17 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tesla in talks to buy Glencore cobalt for Shanghai car factory...

Glencore Plc is negotiating a long-term contract to ship cobalt to Tesla Inc.'s new electric-vehicle factory in Shanghai....

 2020-01-17 20:25 

News24

Trudeau urges Iran to send downed jetliner's black boxes to France...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has urged Iran to hand over the damaged black boxes from the downed airliner to France, saying it has one of the few laboratories capable of properly examining them....

 2020-01-17 20:24 

News24

Secunda man shoots wife, son and mother then himself...

The Secunda community is reeling in shock after a man shot his wife, their disabled child, his mother and then himself....

 2020-01-17 20:16 

News24

Shootout results in crash as cops thwart Midrand robbery...

A shootout ended with alleged robbers crashing into a wall in Rabie Ridge after Gauteng police thwarted a "potentially violent robbery"....

 2020-01-17 19:50 

News24

Lesotho PM confirms resignation after alleged link to wife's murder...

Lesotho's prime minister confirmed has confirmed that he would resign after police linked him to the murder of his estranged wife....

 2020-01-17 19:41 

News24

Libya ceasefire nigh? Putin to attend Libya peace conference...

Russian President Vladimir Putin will take part in a peace conference on Libya in Germany on Sunday, as world powers step up efforts to find a lasting ceasefire....

 2020-01-17 19:38 

News24

Parktown Boys' High tragedy: Gauteng Education Department launches own investigation...

The Gauteng Education Department institutes an independent investigation into the death of a 13-year-old pupil from Parktown Boys' High at an orientation camp near Brits in North West....

 2020-01-17 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

The elite De Beers diamond buyers club may get even smaller...

De Beers is considering key changes to the way it sells diamonds as frustration mounts among its customers....

 2020-01-17 19:29 

News24

Daily Lotto: Friday's results...

Here are the results of the Daily Lotto draw on Friday....

 2020-01-17 19:11 

News24

Friday's Powerball and Powerball Plus results...

Here are the winning Powerball and Powerball Plus numbers from the Friday, January 17 draw....

 2020-01-17 19:01 

News24

Gauteng Safety MEC calls for calm in Alexandra after woman killed in a shootout between cops and suspected hijackers...

The Gauteng Department of Community Safety has called for calm in Alexandra after a woman was killed during a shootout between the police and suspected hijackers....

 2020-01-17 18:40 

News24

US woman jailed for killing husband with eye drops...

A South Carolina woman was on Thursday sentenced to 25 years in jail after she admitted poisoning her husband by putting eye drops in his drinking water....

 2020-01-17 18:36 

News24

Sixth alleged cop killer 'who forced officer into police van with his dead colleague' arrested...

A sixth suspect wanted for the murder of a constable in Coffee Bay appears in the Mqanduli Magistrate's Court over a month after a gang gunned him down and forced his colleague into the back of their police van with the dead officer....

 2020-01-17 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Gap pulls plug on Old Navy spinoff to focus on turning around sales...

Gap on Thursday scrapped its plan to spin-off Old Navy and said it would instead work to stem dropping sales....

 2020-01-17 17:59 

News24

WATCH | New footage emerges of 'Kyalami street brawl'...

New footage has emerged of the BMW street brawl that has left South Africans both puzzled and amused. Watch....

 2020-01-17 17:59 

News24

Teen arrested for allegedly killing fellow pupil outside North West school...

A 17-year-old female pupil has been arrested after she allegedly killed another pupil in Atamelang near Delareyville in the North West....

 2020-01-17 17:38 

News24

Your Saturday weather update: Strong winds to continue in Western Cape, severe thundershowers set for some provinces...

Hot conditions are expected on Saturday but they come with several hazards such as uncomfortable heat in some provinces, while the Western Cape will continue to be battered by strong gusts of wind, according to the South African Weather Service....

 2020-01-17 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Africa oil and power conference to focus on LNG, renewable energy...

This year's Africa Oil & Power forum will focus on the continent's transition towards renewable energy and gas exploration and production....

 2020-01-17 17:12 

Business Live

Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr to defend Donald Trump at trial...

The two are vocal about their support for Trump, and Dershowitz has been associated with accused sex offender and Trump friend, Jeffrey Epstein...

 2020-01-17 17:11 

News24

WATCH | Two Prasa stations closed indefinitely after mass vandalism...

Prasa releases footage of vandalised Metrorail and Shosholoza Meyl stations that have either been closed or had services suspended indefinitely due to vandalism....

 2020-01-17 17:08 

News24

Sisulu appoints Menzi Simelane and Mo Shaik as special advisers...

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Menzi Simelane and former intelligence head Mo Shaik have been appointed as special advisers by Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu....

 2020-01-17 16:42 

News24

Firefighters battle Cape Town blaze amid blustering conditions...

Firefighters are battling a blaze in District Six where shacks are in danger if the flames aren't stopped soon, the City of Cape Town's fire services said on Friday afternoon....

 2020-01-17 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Cyber security firm McAfee hires new Chief Executive...

McAfee told Reuters on Thursday it has hired Peter Leav as its new Chief Executive,...

 2020-01-17 16:17 

Business Live

Stolen Klimt painting hidden in an ivy-covered wall in Italy...

The stolen Portrait of a Lady by Austria's Gustav Klimt had been missing for two decades...

 2020-01-17 16:17 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE boosted by rate cut and US-China deal...

The local bourse benefited from a surprise interest-rate cut, while progress in the US-China trade war supported global stocks...

 2020-01-17 15:46 

News24

Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses ANC stalwarts' support for Gordhan...

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses a statement by a group of ANC stalwarts who back Pravin Gordhan and expresses dismay at the attacks levelled at the Public Enterprises Minister....

 2020-01-17 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

New generation tech means business...

The International Consumer Electronics Show is the world's gathering place for innovators and technology companies....

 2020-01-17 15:24 

Business Live

Pravin Gordhan defends government's role in Eskom...

The minister says the government is within its rights to hold Eskom board members accountable — which is not the same as interfering...

 2020-01-17 15:11 

News24

Eyewitness claims Alexandra police opened fire on suspects after they had surrendered, killing bystander...

Samantha Mathane-Radebe was only married for a month when she was struck by a bullet....

 2020-01-17 15:09 

News24

WATCH | Gone with the wind! Capetonians hold on to street poles to save themselves from gusts...

Cape Town residents have been treated to wind of unspeakable proportions....

 2020-01-17 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Which company just hit $1 trillion? Google it...

As Google-parent Alphabet Inc became on Thursday the fourth US company to top a market value of more than $1 trillion....

 2020-01-17 14:29 

News24

Domestic workers fight for national minimum wage...

Domestic workers continue to fight for a national minimum wage. They are currently entitled to R15 an hour....

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Iran ready to hand over downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine...

Iran is to grant a team of investigators from Iran and Canada access to the recorders...

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Dube TradePort: a world-class industrial and commercial precinct...

SPONSORED | An introduction to the Dube TradePort special economic zone...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

Boeing might find a buyer in China due to Trump's trade deal...

While Boeing is way behind Airbus in sales due to the MAX grounding, the new trade deal makes China obliged to buy more US products...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

LETTER: Rethinking public sector pensions...

It is time to question whether public sector pension funds should be structured on a defined-benefit basis...

 2020-01-17 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Introducing Damelin Correspondence College's new programmes...

The new MICT SETA programmes are designed and developed to equip learners with the right set of skills to navigate the Information Technology and advertising fields....

 2020-01-17 13:15 

News24

After criticising the President, Ukraine PM offers to resign after leaked recording...

Ukraine's prime minister offered his resignation on Friday after audio was leaked of him questioning President Volodymyr Zelensky's grasp of economics, in the first major political test for the inexperienced leader....

 2020-01-17 13:03 

Business Report (IOL)

Trump to attend Davos forum amid impeachment, Iran concerns...

U.S. President Donald Trump will head to the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week....

 2020-01-17 12:52 

News24

N1 protests in Beaufort West end after pupils get their bus back... for now...

A free school bus service has hastily been provided for the children of Hillside in the Karoo town of Beaufort West after a protest by angry parents brought traffic to a standstill on the N1....

 2020-01-17 12:45 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: United States and China restart US-China trade talks...

Both countries signed a Phase One deal that would address some of the key issues in December as part of a trade war cease-fire....

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