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 2018-04-24 09:57 

News24

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda to return after 4-year exile...

Malawi's former president Joyce Banda is set to arrive home this week after four years of self-imposed exile that saw an arrest arrant issued against her for alleged corruption, her party says....

 2018-04-24 09:57 

News24

UN council set for vote on preparing Western Sahara talks...

The UN Security Council is expected to adopt a draft resolution this week that would press Morocco and the Algerian-backed Polisario Front to prepare for negotiations on ending the Western Sahara conflict, a report says....

 2018-04-24 09:47 

Business Report (IOL)

ANN7's Jimmy Manyi is accused of victimising employees...

Media company, Kasi Holdings is accusing ANN7 executive Mzwanele (Jimmy) Manyi of mistreating employees who want to exit the embattled news channel....

 2018-04-24 09:36 

News24

North Korea's Kim meets Chinese envoy after deadly bus crash...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets with China's ambassador at a hospital where Chinese tourists are being treated after a deadly bus crash....

 2018-04-24 09:35 

Mail & Guardian

Karabo Mokoena murder trial postponed...

The postponement was granted after the prosecution asked to present photographic instead of lengthy video evidence to quicken the pace of the trial...

 2018-04-24 09:32 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH : Business Report TV - Market Update...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa and the world....

 2018-04-24 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Amazon has a top-secret plan to build home robots...

Ten years ago, Amazon introduced the Kindle and established the appeal of reading. Now Amazon is working on another big bet: robots for the home....

 2018-04-24 09:24 

Business Live

ALLAN GREENBLO: Preventing corruption in the retirement fund industry...

Corruption has become pervasive in the retirement fund industry...

 2018-04-24 09:24 

Business Live

Rand recovers some ground as dollar rally pauses...

The moves in the dollar mirror the unwinding of net short dollar positions, which have accumulated over time, ETM Analytics says...

 2018-04-24 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Strategies in place to encourage black businesses in mining...

The Department of Mineral Resources said that there are strategies to encourage black business in mining....

 2018-04-24 08:56 

Mail & Guardian

Teen killed in North West protests...

Protesters are calling for embattled North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo to go, after a vote of no confidence in him was postponed...

 2018-04-24 08:49 

Mail & Guardian

Australian mining company already faces resentment in Western Cape...

A new report by Oxfam reveals the company's poor track record in a South African community...

 2018-04-24 08:41 

News24

'Dictatorial' VP Chiwenga 'posing a security threat' in Zimbabwe?...

Political opponents in Zimbabwe have reportedly said that Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is posing a "security threat" in the country "as his hand in often dictatorial government decisions has been evident"....

 2018-04-24 08:39 

News24

CAR president urges disarming armed groups...

The Central African Republic's president Faustin-Archange Touadera has told the UN he wants to "accelerate" the disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration of members of armed groups....

 2018-04-24 08:35 

News24

Trumps host Macrons for a glitzy Mount Vernon evening...

Donald Trump's answer to a lavish Eiffel Tower dinner last summer at the invitation of Emmanuel Macron, theatricality set the stage for the US president's first state dinner - as well as two days of talks over hot-button issues including the Iran ...

 2018-04-24 08:35 

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Gauteng Hawks arrest 5 security company workers for R30m heist...

The Hawks are still looking for four other suspects, one of whom was the driver of the armored cash vehicle....

 2018-04-24 08:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Golden advice from a new honorary doctor...

Dr Pali Lehohla, the former statistician-general and head of Statistics South Africa, yesterday received an honorary doctorate from UKZN....

 2018-04-24 08:28 

Mail & Guardian

Steinhoff shares drop over 15%...

Steinhoff announced that a forensic investigation by PwC has so far uncovered the overstatement of income and assets at its AGM...

 2018-04-24 08:24 

Business Live

Dangote Cement pulls in heavyweights to boost its board...

The company has appointed former Xstrata CEO Mick Davis and Cherie Blair, a lawyer and the wife of former UK prime minister Tony Blair, to its board...

 2018-04-24 08:24 

Business Live

Senate approves Mike Pompeo's nomination as the US's top diplomat...

Republican senator Rand Paul, who had been opposed to the nomination, threw his support behind the CIA director in the face of party pressure...

 2018-04-24 08:16 

News24

Teen killed in North West protests...

A 16-year-old boy has been killed during protests in Taung, North West police say....

 2018-04-24 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

This is how Wikipedia has made your life easier...

The Wikimedia Foundation which hosts free online encyclopedia, Wikipedia announced a new update to Wikipedia which is meant to make your life easier....

 2018-04-24 07:32 

News24

Police divers recover body after suspected mob killings...

Police have urged anyone with information on the alleged mob killings of two men, one of whom has been found dead in a river, to come forward....

 2018-04-24 07:25 

Business Report (IOL)

Wages impasse puts President Ramaphosa in a bind...

A standoff between South Africa's government and unions representing its 1.3 million workers over pay puts President Cyril Ramaphosa in a jam....

 2018-04-24 07:24 

Business Live

WATCH: Why investors are better off with bitcoin...

In this week's Roffey Review, Clive Roffey discusses and analyses the highs and lows of the markets...

 2018-04-24 07:20 

Mail & Guardian

Letter of concern: Ongoing health crisis in the North-West province...

An open letter from 73 doctors in the North West on the Ongoing Health Crisis in the province...

 2018-04-24 07:00 

News24

The honourable thing for AfriForum to do...

If AfriForum changes its focus, South Africans will stop seeing them as a bunch of dangerous, greedy racists and we may even join hands with them, writes Max du Preez ....

 2018-04-24 07:00 

News24

At least 18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire, arson suspect detained...

A fire tore through a karaoke lounge in southern China killing 18 people and injuring another five as authorities arrested an arson suspect who had reportedly blocked the entrance with a motorcycle, police and state media have said....

 2018-04-24 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Contract termination brings end to Nkonki...

Last week's decision by the auditor-general to terminate contracts of KPMG and Nkonki dealt a fatal blow to Nkonki....

 2018-04-24 06:59 

Mail & Guardian

In the headlines: A wrap of the day's newspapers...

Stay up to date with what made the leads in some of the country's daily newpapers...

 2018-04-24 06:30 

News24

Mugabe: Mnangagwa 'never invited me to attend Independence celebrations'...

Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly denied reports that he rejected an invitation from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year's Independence celebrations....

 2018-04-24 06:30 

News24

Nepalese peacekeepers accused of child rape in South Sudan...

The United Nations peacekeepers from Nepal are facing allegations of child rape in South Sudan, the UN spokesperson says, describing the case as "especially heinous"....

 2018-04-24 06:30 

News24

At least 21 dead in NE Nigeria Boko Haram attacks...

Suspected Boko Haram militantshave killed at least 21 people in separate attacks in a remote northeastern region of Nigeria, security officials and a witness say....

 2018-04-24 06:26 

Business Report (IOL)

PSA hails 'productive' meeting with PIC...

A meeting between the Public Servants Association of South Africa (PSA) and Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has yielded numerous positive results....

 2018-04-24 06:23 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock pick — Amazon...

Steven Schultz from Momentum talks to Business Day TV about Amazon, his stock pick of the day...

 2018-04-24 06:23 

Business Live

Wild Coast roots sustain top judge Mandisa Maya...

President of Supreme Court of Appeal will hear Zuma's appeal against DA application over Gordhan, writes Heather Dugmore...

 2018-04-24 06:09 

News24

Nurses explain lack of injury in trial of alleged Limpopo serial rapist...

Two nurses have testified in the Limpopo High Court trial of alleged serial rapist David Mamvura that a lack of genital bruising did not indicate that a rape did not take place....

 2018-04-24 06:09 

News24

Guptas' bulletproof luxury SUVs tucked away as questions swirl on the brothers' fate...

Two Gupta-owned vehicles - outfitted with armour plating sufficient to withstand AK47 fire - are quietly tucked away in a parking garage as the owners face corruption allegations....

 2018-04-24 06:08 

Mail & Guardian

US authorities capture Tennessee shooting suspect...

After a more than 24-hour manhunt, Travis Reinking who is suspected of gunning down four people at a Nashville restaurant was captured...

 2018-04-24 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Nashua gives Mpumalanga residents free WiFi...

Office automation company, Nashua Mpumalanga has announced that it will be rolling out free WiFi to residents in Mpumalanga on May 1, 2018....

 2018-04-24 05:46 

News24

Why the anti-apartheid narrative should include the untold stories of ordinary citizens...

In honouring Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's legacy, let's commit ourselves to understanding how apartheid suffering continues to shape contemporary SA, write Friederike Bubenzer and Carolin Gomulia ....

 2018-04-24 05:36 

Mail & Guardian

Nkonki Inc's biggest office to close doors after cancelled government contract...

In wake of public sector work ban, the auditing firm has decided to undergo voluntary liquidation of its operation in Sunninghill...

 2018-04-24 05:11 

News24

Zuma sweetheart steps down from charity...

The woman named as the future wife of former president Jacob Zuma has been forced to resign from her position at a women's rights charity, the group has announced....

 2018-04-24 05:07 

Mail & Guardian

Labour department to weigh in as bus strike continues...

The department of labour is expected to weigh in on Tuesday in an attempt to bring the parties closer to a settlement...

 2018-04-24 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Change of heart on mine principle...

Minister Gwede Mantashe's decision to seek leave to appeal the "once empowered always empowered" principle of the mining charter could be problematic....

 2018-04-24 04:52 

News24

At least 16 000 'fired' nurses return to work in Zimbabwe...

Thousands of Zimbabwean nurses have returned to work after ending a major strike, according to their union, which said that renewed negotiations with the government were expected to begin....

 2018-04-24 04:52 

News24

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Swaziland, SADC...

A video has emerged of former Robert Mugabe's nephew trying to joke about a military "coup" that resulted in his uncle stepping down, and Swaziland says the changing of the country's name 'won't happen overnight and won't be co...

 2018-04-24 04:33 

News24

Toronto van attack 'deliberate', as death toll jumps to 10...

At least 10 people have died after a man drove a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada's biggest city Toronto, in what police dubbed a "deliberate" attack....

 2018-04-24 04:21 

Business Live

Treasury plans to redo procurement laws...

The new bill will consolidate various procurement laws into a single overarching national legislative framework...

 2018-04-24 04:21 

Business Live

Revealing the bones that underpin our sense of identity and mortality...

Penny Siopis's film champions respect and dignity for the living and the dead, writes Lucinda Jolly...

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