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 2018-08-18 20:11 

News24

Olympian's wife shares dying daughter's photo for awareness...

The wife of Olympic skier Bode Miller has shared a heart-wrenching photo of the couple's dying daughter in hopes that they can prevent other parents from experiencing a similar tragedy...

 2018-08-18 19:31 

News24

'No preparations made in case of alien landing'...

Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country...

 2018-08-18 19:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Toyota to increase production in China by 20%...

Japan's Toyota Motor will build additional capacity at its auto plant in China's Guangzhou, a company source said....

 2018-08-18 18:12 

News24

'A voice of great authority and wisdom' - world mourns loss of Kofi Annan...

There has been an outpouring of condolences from leaders around the world after the death of former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan....

 2018-08-18 18:00 

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Government has zero tolerance for crimes against children and women David Mabuza...

Deputy president David Mabuza says government will have a "zero tolerance attitude to crimes against women and children"....

 2018-08-18 17:36 

News24

Weather Update: A cool Sunday for most of the country...

It will be cool over most of the country on Sunday, following snowfalls over the weekend....

 2018-08-18 17:35 

News24

Ghana mourns Annan, grandson of tribal chiefs to UN chief...

The West African nation of Ghana is mourning Kofi Annan, the grandson of tribal chiefs who became the first black African to assume the world's top diplomatic post....

 2018-08-18 17:35 

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'Chamisa's SA lawyers must apply to me to work in Zim': justice minister...

Zimbabwe's justice minister has cast doubt on whether two leading South African lawyers can appear in a Harare court next week to support Nelson Chamisa's challenge to the July presidential poll....

 2018-08-18 17:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: 27-year-old launches drones that delivers blood to hospitals in Rwanda...

Abdoul Salam Nizeyimana leads a team of people in Rwanda that deliver blood to Rwandan hospitals using drones....

 2018-08-18 16:40 

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Man allegedly kills mother with axe in Eastern Cape...

A man has been arrested for the alleged murder of his 88-year-old mother in Ngqamakhwe, Eastern Cape, police say....

 2018-08-18 16:26 

News24

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of blocking access to Hajj...

Travel agents in Qatar say a link for residents to register for the pilgrimage was blocked by Riyadh....

 2018-08-18 16:23 

News24

WATCH: Dogs are amazed by this magician's sleight of hand...

A Finnish magician tries out his tricks on dogs - with astonishing results. Jose Ahonen became a YouTube star when he decided to upload videos of his experiments online....

 2018-08-18 16:05 

News24

More than half of South Africans say ANC's future is uncertain, poll shows...

More than half of South Africans say that the future of the ANC is uncertain because of leadership within the party, an Ipsos market survey has shown....

 2018-08-18 15:31 

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Girl, 9, allegedly raped, murdered, body dumped near Golden Highway...

The body of a 9-year-old girl has been found near the Golden Highway, south of Johannesburg....

 2018-08-18 15:31 

News24

Zim election dispute: Electoral commission trims Mnangagwa's lead...

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission has trimmed down the percentage of votes it awarded President Emmerson Mnangagwa, but the alteration isn't enough to overturn his victory in last month's poll, it has emerged....

 2018-08-18 15:30 

News24

Across Africa, mourning over Kofi Annan...

People across Africa are expressing shock and sorrow over the death of Ghanaian-born Kofi Annan, the first black African to become UN secretary-general...

 2018-08-18 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

#WomensMonth: Investing in a personal brand can bridge the gender pay gap...

Managing Director of Elite Risk Acceptances Christelle Colman believes that investing in a strong personal brand can bridge the gender pay gap....

 2018-08-18 14:56 

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Kofi Annan: the UN's 'rock star' secretary-general...

Kofi Annan, who died Saturday at the age of 80, led the United Nations through the divisive years of the Iraq war and the trauma of the September 11, 2001 attacks....

 2018-08-18 14:50 

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One convict re-arrested after escaping from roof of moving police car...

One of the men who escaped from police custody in Limpopo has been re-arrested, police have confirmed....

 2018-08-18 14:25 

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Q&A: The hajj pilgrimage and its significance in Islam...

Around 1.6 million Muslims from around the world are beginning the five-day hajj pilgrimage. Here's a look at the pilgrimage and what it means for Muslims....

 2018-08-18 13:56 

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Cape Town mayor to be elected next month...

A new Cape Town mayor will be elected by the end of September, the Democratic Alliance, the DA says....

 2018-08-18 13:33 

News24

Hundreds protest Mali election results marred by fraud claims...

More than a thousand supporters of Malian opposition leader Soumaila Cisse have gathered in the capital Bamako after he lost a presidential run-off to President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita amid accusations of fraud....

 2018-08-18 13:33 

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Ghana declares week of mourning after death of Annan...

Ghana's president Nana Akufo-Addo has declared a week of mourning to pay homage to former UN chief and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan....

 2018-08-18 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Madikwe Game Reserve giving only 10% of profits to community...

Parliament is disappointed that local communities supposed to benefit from lodges in the Madikwe Game Reserve were receiving only 10% of the profits....

 2018-08-18 12:51 

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Ramaphosa: Annan a great leader and diplomat extraordinaire...

President Cyril Ramphosa has hailed former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan, who died after a short illness, for the impact he made on a global scale....

 2018-08-18 12:03 

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Five biggest challenges facing new Pakistan PM Imran Khan...

Pakistan's new government led by prime minister Imran Khan faces myriad challenges. The cricketing icon turned politician will have to make hard choices, and quickly....

 2018-08-18 12:03 

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Saudi Arabia tests Japan-inspired 'nap pods' for hajj...

Mansour al-Amer swipes a card to reveal a narrow sleep pod, reminiscent of Japan's famed capsule hotels. But this pod is in Saudi Arabia, where the Muslim hajj pilgrimage takes place....

 2018-08-18 11:31 

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Kofi Annan was 'soft spoken but unshakeably firm', says Zim opposition leader...

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa says he is "deeply saddened" by the sudden death of "the iconic Kofi Annan" whom he met "a few days go" just before the Zimbabwe elections....

 2018-08-18 11:08 

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UN chief says predecessor Annan was 'guiding force for good'...

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has voiced deep sorrow at the news his predecessor Kofi Annan had passed away, calling him "a guiding force for good"....

 2018-08-18 11:02 

Mail & Guardian

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies...

Annan was a career diplomat who is widely credited for raising the world body's profile in global politics during his two terms as UN chief...

 2018-08-18 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Amazon and Twitter looking bring customers more sports content...

Twitter and Amazon are looking at ways to bring more sports content to customers....

 2018-08-18 10:55 

News24

The Elders 'devastated' by Kofi Annan's death...

Human rights group The Elders have expressed their shock and deep sadness at the death of Kofi Annan, who previously served as the organisation's chair....

 2018-08-18 10:37 

Business Live

Former UN chief, Kofi Annan, dies at 80...

The Nobel Peace Prize laureate died this morning after a short illness...

 2018-08-18 10:05 

News24

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died...

Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80....

 2018-08-18 09:43 

News24

Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety...

The judge in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial says he has received threats and he fears for the "peace and safety" of the jurors deciding the fate of the former Trump campaign chairperson....

 2018-08-18 09:35 

News24

'I was elected cleanly,' Zim President Mnangagwa tells SADC summit...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly told the Southern African Development Community leaders that he was "elected cleanly" in the recently ended elections....

 2018-08-18 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Ellen, Walmart team up for fashion line...

Comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is partnering with Walmart to a launch a women's fashion line....

 2018-08-18 08:49 

News24

Two Cape Town cops killed in one night, firearms taken...

Police are searching for suspects behind the murder of two off-duty police constables who were shot and killed in separate incidents in Delft and Khayelitsha, Western Cape police have said....

 2018-08-18 08:30 

News24

Mali opposition leader rejects presidential runoff result...

Mali's opposition leader Soumaila Cisse says he rejects results proclaiming incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita the winner of a runoff presidential election....

 2018-08-18 08:07 

News24

Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans...

List of 'forgotten Republicans' grows as Trump GOP takeover crushes dissent...

 2018-08-18 08:04 

News24

Shack dwellers too scared to answer nature's call...

Access to safe toilets is a daily struggle for Island informal settlement residents....

 2018-08-18 07:36 

Business Live

Amazon did not kill the UK's chain stores...

Chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond's idea about an 'Amazon tax' to help retailers is a bad idea, writes Andrea Felsted...

 2018-08-18 07:07 

News24

Imran Khan sworn in as Pakistan's prime minister...

Imran Khan has been as sworn in as Pakistan's new prime minister after his party's victory in last month's election tainted by the alleged intervention by the military....

 2018-08-18 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Rich Russians start business in fear of losing wealth...

Russia's wealthiest have held an iron grip on their assets since the Soviet Union's collapse, defending their fortunes from rivals or bureaucrats....

 2018-08-18 06:24 

News24

Pope on side of victims of US 'predator' priests...

Pope Francis is on the side of victims of more than 300 "predator" priests in the United States who are accused of abusing over 1 000 children across seven decades, the Vatican says....

 2018-08-18 05:49 

News24

Cop arrested after $1m gold vanishes from police station reports...

An police officer was reportedly arrested in Zimbabwe after gold worth about $1m vanished from a Plumtree police station in Matabeleland south....

 2018-08-18 05:49 

News24

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa not worried about US sanctions, Uganda...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he is not worried about the continued US sanctions against his country, and a controversial Zimbabwean MP has proposed an age limit for presidential aspirants....

 2018-08-18 05:05 

News24

The DA has 'hopefully' learnt from their mistakes - Western Cape premier hopeful...

The Democratic Alliance has "hopefully" learnt from its mistakes ahead of the 2019 national government elections, Western Cape DA premier candidate Alan Winde says....

 2018-08-18 05:05 

News24

Pilgrims descend on Mecca for 'smart hajj'...

Two million Muslims gather in Saudi Arabia this week for the hajj as the annual pilgrimage becomes increasingly hi-tech with apps to help the faithful navigate Islam's holiest sites....

 2018-08-18 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

SA was squeezed into a tight corner this week...

SA was squeezed into a tight corner this week in whatever way you look at it. Be it the rand, the economy and our ranking on global property rights....

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