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 2018-08-19 14:34 

News24

Safety of police stations and cops to be scrutinised in Parliament...

National Police Commissioner General Kehla Sitole has been asked to brief Parliament on security measures at police stations and to protect officers, the Parliamentary Police Committee said....

 2018-08-19 14:25 

News24

WATCH: Fresh quake rocks Indonesia's Lombok island...

A strong earthquake has rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok, triggering landslides, damaging buildings and sending people fleeing just two weeks after a tremor killed more than 480 people there....

 2018-08-19 14:12 

News24

WATCH: Grace Mugabe takes the mic at 'Blue Roof'...

Grace Mugabe is still enjoying the high life and appears undiminished by her husband's unceremonious fall from power last year, a new video appears to show....

 2018-08-19 14:12 

News24

Two children killed in Algeria grenade explosion...

Two children have been killed and four others wounded after a homemade grenade exploded in the Ahnif area east of the Algerian capital, a report says....

 2018-08-19 13:59 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: #KofiAnnan, the leader Ghana never had?...

When I think of Kofi Annan I recall comical actions by eminent heads of state in global meetings, writes Siyabonga Hadebe....

 2018-08-19 13:59 

Business Report (IOL)

Kofi Annan, the leader Ghana never had?...

When I think of Kofi Annan I recall comical actions by eminent heads of state in global meetings, writes Siyabonga Hadebe....

 2018-08-19 13:33 

News24

Peter Tapsell, former 'father' of UK Commons, dies aged 88...

Peter Tapsell, the former 'father' of the British parliament's lower House of Commons, has died aged 88, the chairman of his local Conservative Party branch has announced....

 2018-08-19 13:28 

News24

Municipalities to blame for 'contamination of Vaal River system' - Parliament...

A lack of maintenance in sewage infrastructure by municipalities is to blame for contamination into the Vaal River system, Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has said....

 2018-08-19 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Pokemon Go gets improved parental control settings...

Niantic, the creators of Pokemon Go have announced that they will be adding improved parental control options to the game....

 2018-08-19 12:13 

News24

Search for former cop's allegedly murdered wife at Zwartkops unsuccessful...

A search over the weekend for Dawn Basdeo, wife of former Durban police officer Prem Emmanuel Basdeo, at the Zwartkops raceway in Centurion has proved unsuccessful....

 2018-08-19 12:01 

News24

Egypt reveals details of skeletons found inside sarcophagus...

Egypt says researchers have determined the gender and age of the three skeletons found inside a black granite sarcophagus uncovered in July....

 2018-08-19 12:01 

News24

Moroccan feminist activist arrested amid abortion campaign...

A prominent Moroccan feminist who campaigns for abortion access and LGBT rights has been arrested for alleged public drinking and disturbance of order....

 2018-08-19 11:33 

News24

India flooding death toll hits 357 as more bodies found in Kerala...

Rescuers have waded into submerged villages in southern India in a desperate search for survivors cut off for days by floods that have already killed more than 350 people....

 2018-08-19 10:14 

News24

Tanzania rejects US criticism of local polls...

Tanzania is an "independent"; country and will not be "intimidated";, the ruling party says after the US expressed concern about the conduct of 70 recent by-elections....

 2018-08-19 09:54 

Mail & Guardian

Why cheetahs in the Maasai Mara need better protection from tourists...

New findings show that the numbers of cubs a cheetah is able to rear is lower in areas that receive lots of tourists...

 2018-08-19 09:39 

Mail & Guardian

DA's Solly Msimanga Gauteng premier candidate for 2019...

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says Msimanga represents 'a new generation of leaders' in the party...

 2018-08-19 09:30 

News24

Solly Msimanga will lead 'central battleground' of Gauteng - DA...

Solly Msimanga will lead the 'battleground9; of Gauteng in the 2019 elections with integrity and expertise, DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said as Msimanga was announced as the party's candidate for premier....

 2018-08-19 09:17 

News24

Another strong quake hits Indonesian island, causing landslides...

A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok, causing landslides on Mount Rinjani and damaging buildings, as it tries to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed hundreds of people....

 2018-08-19 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

#WomensMonth: Meet Head of Corporate Finance at Bravura...

Soria Hay was just 29 when she started Bravura, an independent investment bank and corporate finance advisory firm in 1999....

 2018-08-19 08:43 

Business Live

The DA chooses Solly Msimanga as preferred Gauteng Premier candidate...

Msimanga was vying for the post along with his friend Gauteng MPL Makashule Gana, national spokeswoman Refiloe Nt'sheke and MP Ghaleb Cachalia...

 2018-08-19 08:11 

News24

New SADC chair Hage Geingob slams critics of African leaders...

Namibian President Hage Geingob, who is hosting a summit of southern African leaders, has strongly rejected criticism of Africa by the West, saying there is undue pressure on the continent....

 2018-08-19 08:11 

News24

Boko Haram jihadists kill four farmers in NE Nigeria...

Four farmers have been killed by Boko Haram jihadists outside a key northeast Nigerian city, a militia leader and survivor say....

 2018-08-19 08:09 

News24

NSFAS' two centres of power...

National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) CEO Steven Zwane's job is on the line following the appointment of Randall Carollissen as the scheme's administrator....

 2018-08-19 08:09 

News24

Who will lead the NPA?...

The political interference and impunity of the Zuma years have resulted in a hollowed-out criminal justice system....

 2018-08-19 08:09 

News24

To smoke or not to smoke...

Many smokers refuse to quit. What is needed is for Africans to come up with a healthier alternative....

 2018-08-19 08:09 

News24

Living life below the breadline...

Noluvuyo Jukucwana (33) and her husband Mnoneleli (42) depend on the child support grants they receive for their five children to make ends meet....

 2018-08-19 08:09 

News24

Water fight over R322m overspend...

The bankrupt department of water and sanitation, which has had to shelve major projects, will pay a company more than R600m to handle a bulk water supply project which another service provider is willing to build for R278m....

 2018-08-19 07:55 

Mail & Guardian

Bitter pills: Erdogan's possible remedies for Turkey crisis...

The lira has recently clawed back some of its losses, but economists say Turkey still urgently needs to address imbalances in its economy...

 2018-08-19 07:47 

Mail & Guardian

Emergency officials search for survivors in Kerala...

More than 321 centimetres of rain has fallen in Idukki, southern India, which is now virtually cut off from the rest of the state...

 2018-08-19 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Crypto mining tycoon plans $3 billion IPO...

Bitmain Technologies is planning a Hong Kong IPO that could raise as much as $3 billion....

 2018-08-19 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Crypto mining tycoon plans R44bn IPO...

Bitmain Technologies is planning a Hong Kong IPO that could raise as much as $3 billion....

 2018-08-19 06:42 

Business Live

NEWS ANALYSIS: Trump's attacks on Merkel make her more receptive to Putin...

Merkel has been Putin's most implacable critic since he annexed Crimea, but will be on the back foot when she hosts him for their first bilateral meeting in five years...

 2018-08-19 06:14 

News24

Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital...

A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents....

 2018-08-19 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Meet the guys behind OneCart...

OneCart is South African based on-demand grocery concierge and delivery service. Meet the young entrepreneurs behind the innovative site....

 2018-08-19 05:27 

News24

Egypt president approves law tightening internet controls...

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has signed off on a law tightening controls over the internet in the country, the official gazette said Saturday....

 2018-08-19 05:27 

News24

Samito's mayoral contestation may spark revolution...

After not being considered as the ruling Frelimo Party's mayoral candidate of Maputo in Mozambique's upcoming local elections, to be held on October 15, Samora Machel junior has decided to contest outside of the party....

 2018-08-19 05:18 

Mail & Guardian

First satellite to measure global winds set for launch...

The European Space Agency's Aeolus mission promises to improve short-term weather forecasting and our understanding of manmade climate change....

 2018-08-19 05:09 

Mail & Guardian

Ghana backpedalling out of banking crisis...

The Bank of Ghana has accused the collapsed banks of a range of issues, including poor corporate governance and questionable transactions...

 2018-08-19 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Would you pay R20mn to be in the tallest building in Rosebank?...

The Park Central development in Rosebank is worth around R500 million....

 2018-08-19 04:12 

News24

Cyril Ramaphosa faces a fightback...

Fired and suspended leaders of major state-owned entities say the president is using state machinery to fight political battles during state capture investigations aimed at clawing back billions lost in public funds....

 2018-08-19 04:01 

News24

EFF leaders accused of women abuse...

The party maintains that it speaks openly against gender-based violence, but two ongoing court cases of abuse tell a different story....

 2018-08-19 04:01 

News24

State takes first farm...

In a case being disputed in court, the expropriation of a Limpopo farm has been authorised following the owners' rejection of the compensation offered....

 2018-08-19 04:01 

News24

Post office in hot water over R200m Postbank transfer...

Mark Barnes, chief executive of the SA Post Office (Sapo), has been summoned by the telecommunications ministry for allegedly dipping into the coffers of its subsidiary, Postbank, and transferring R200m to Sapo to pay creditors....

 2018-08-19 04:01 

News24

Msimanga is DA's pick for Gauteng...

Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has emerged as the DA's choice to drive the 2019 election campaign as its Gauteng premier candidate....

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

My Brilliant Career. Top lawyer keeps her cool in a male-dominated world...

Marelise van der Westhuizen is the chairperson of Norton Rose Fulbright...

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

Student funds body NSFAS gets the third degree...

Under scrutiny, with its future uncertain, NSFAS is near collapse...

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

Unpaid claims for those medical emergencies create more trauma...

The trouble starts with disputes about what an 'emergency' is...

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

RON DERBY: Cold turkey time, and Big Man Erdogan must take some blame...

Betting against emerging markets is a winner in New York and London...

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

Sanlam weighs Steinhoff class action...

Investor keen to recover investment in failed retail group...

 2018-08-18 22:40 

Business Live

Crisis in Turkey 'a warning to SA'...

Meddling with central bank a recipe for disaster - Kganyago...

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