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 2018-04-23 11:40 

News24

Woman, who became journalist to catch her father's murderer, sees justice served after 20 years...

Diana Lopez Zuleta was only 10 years old when her beloved dad died after being shot in the neck. She decided to become a reporter to prove that a powerful politician had ordered the hit....

 2018-04-23 11:33 

News24

'We put the ticket in the Bible', says Lotto winner who lives a frugal life...

A 30-year-old from Hartbeespoort, who went from broke to being a millionaire overnight after winning the lotto, still uses his three-year-old iPhone 6, shops at Mr Price, Pick n Pay and Spar, and refuses to go to expensive restaurants....

 2018-04-23 11:30 

News24

Jailed Egyptian photographer wins UN press freedom prize...

Detained Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, widely known as Shawkan, will be awarded Unesco's World Press Freedom Prize, the United Nations' cultural body says....

 2018-04-23 11:30 

News24

'Rigging fears grip' Zim opposition as Mnangagwa 'fails to campaign' - reports...

Zimbabwe's first post Mugabe elections are set to be held in four months time, but President Emmerson Mnangagwa and and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga are not on the ground campaigning for polls...

 2018-04-23 11:30 

Mail & Guardian

'No credible sightings' as police hunt Tennessee shooter...

Police said there had been "no credible sightings" of a semi-nude gunman who fled after shooting four people dead...

 2018-04-23 11:28 

News24

Sanco calls for lifetime ban of those responsible for Moses Mabhida Stadium violence...

The South African National Civic Organisation has urged authorities to identify and ban those responsible and for stadium management to act proactively in future....

 2018-04-23 11:26 

News24

Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearise. It hasn't....

US President Donald Trump claims North Korea has agreed to "denuclearisation" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un, but that's not the case....

 2018-04-23 11:11 

Business Live

Activist asks Parliament to zero-rate municipal water...

Hendri Terblanche also successfully petitioned Parliament in 2017 to allow men to get more days off to take care of their newborns...

 2018-04-23 11:11 

Business Live

Barack Obama confirmed as Nelson Mandela lecture speaker in July...

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says the former US president has accepted the invitation...

 2018-04-23 11:11 

Business Live

Oil falls on prospect of further increases in US output...

Brent slips as US borrowing costs rise and the weekly rig count increases, but the market remains well supported, especially by strong demand in Asia...

 2018-04-23 11:11 

Business Live

PETER BRUCE: How Winnie has lightened our load...

Complexity is the enemy of the new 'identity politics' that seems to have taken a grip of the whole millennial generation...

 2018-04-23 11:11 

Business Live

Touch-and-go for Toshiba's tortuous deal on its chip unit...

The Japanese electronics group, recently brought back from the brink of bankruptcy, has hit some hurdles in China and is expected to miss a May 1 deadline for the sale...

 2018-04-23 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

World bank lists top countries to invest in...

Asian countries like Singapore are the nations that investors should be looking to invest in....

 2018-04-23 10:55 

News24

Barack Obama to deliver 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture...

Former US president Barack Obama will deliver the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture in Johannesburg, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and The Obama Foundation have announced....

 2018-04-23 10:45 

News24

Conservative wins Paraguay presidency with narrow victory...

The US-educated son of a senior aide to the country's late dictator, Abdo Benitez won slightly more than 46% of the vote, with his centrist opponent Efrain Alegre taking almost 43% in a race that was far closer than expected....

 2018-04-23 10:35 

News24

Some are more equal than others...

I have recently been faced with a dilemma, and it is one which has left me feeling helpless, sad and horrified....

 2018-04-23 10:33 

News24

The West is now the greatest threat to humanity...

Russia is a mafia state. China is a one-party dictatorship. Iran is a brutal theocracy. However, these countries appear more stable and are acting more rationally than the West....

 2018-04-23 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Minimum wage bill delayed for 2 months...

The introduction of a national minimum wage of R20 an hour in South Africa could be delayed by up to two months....

 2018-04-23 10:29 

News24

The ethical dilemma...When gatekeepers of ethics and good governance fail...

How does KPMG, one of the most prominent firms not report irregularities regarding Gupta companies in almost a decade?...

 2018-04-23 10:19 

News24

Land expropriation without compensation is constitutional...

Section 25 (8) of the South African Constitution allows "any departure" from the provisions of section 25, including sub-section (2) (b), the right to compensation. Departure means, in the context of expropriation, that when the state expropriates...

 2018-04-23 10:14 

News24

'Mugabes don't have anything to do with Zimbabwe Airways deal,' says son-in-law...

Robert Mugabe's son-in-law Simba Chikore, whose name has been at the centre of a raging debate over a Zimbabwe Airways deal, has reportedly said that he is "only doing a service to his country and is not on a self-enrichment exercise"....

 2018-04-23 10:14 

News24

Egypt fight against ISIS threatens humanitarian crisis: HRW...

Egypt's military operations against an affiliate of the Islamic State group in North Sinai is threatening to spark a humanitarian crisis, Human Rights Watch says....

 2018-04-23 10:11 

Business Live

Gwen Ramokgopa reveals alarming increase in sick leave applications from nurses...

The DA's Jack Bloom says an investigation is needed to ascertain the cause of the increase, 'which could be due to burnout or picking up infections from patients'...

 2018-04-23 10:11 

Business Live

Trematon shares jump 6% despite after-tax profit plunging 76%...

The prior period's results had been bolstered by the sale of Trematon's interest in the Mykonos Casino for a profit of almost R92m...

 2018-04-23 10:11 

Business Live

Global stocks open lower as market prepares for bumper earnings week...

High US bond yields continue to concern investors, but economic reports from Japan, France and Germany have been encouraging...

 2018-04-23 10:10 

Mail & Guardian

Obama to deliver 2018 Mandela lecture...

The annual lecture will this year be held on July 17, the day before what would have been Mandela's 100th birthday...

 2018-04-23 10:08 

News24

Wealthy Australia developer guilty of ex-business partner's murder...

Scottish-born property tycoon Michael McGurk, 45, was shot in the head by a lone gunman as he stepped from his Mercedes in the harbourside suburb of Cremorne in 2009....

 2018-04-23 10:08 

News24

Girl, 9, drowns on Bloem farm despite cop's efforts to save her...

Despite the best efforts of a police officer, a nine-year-old girl has drowned after she slipped and fell into a small pond on a farm in Bloemfontein. Watch the recovery effort....

 2018-04-23 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

This is why Zuma wants you to pay for his court cases...

Jacob Zuma reportedly wanted taxpayers to pay for his legal representation in order for him to be in line with the National Prosecuting Authority....

 2018-04-23 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Sarb urges harmonisation in fintech...

Sarb said it expects the National Credit Regulator and the Competition Commission to join Intergovernmental Fintech Working Group (IFWG)....

 2018-04-23 09:10 

Business Live

Building radio audiences and revenue...

Understanding the audience you serve is critical to growing audiences and revenue in the radio industry...

 2018-04-23 09:10 

Business Live

Rand slips to three-month low as dollar bounces...

The weakness in the local currency came courtesy of a strong greenback, as the expectation grew that the Fed will have to pick up the pace of rate increase...

 2018-04-23 09:09 

Business Live

Remittance payments hit record in 2017, but transfer costs jump too...

The World Bank estimates that officially recorded remittances to low-and middle-income countries reached $466bn in 2017...

 2018-04-23 09:08 

News24

SADC summit set to 'assess situation in Zim, Lesotho, DRC' - report...

Zimbabwe is reportedly on the agenda at a SADC Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government to be held in Angola on Monday and Tuesday....

 2018-04-23 09:08 

Mail & Guardian

Satawu - 'The bus strike was the last resort'...

The nationwide bus strike has entered its sixth day and trade unions are calling for intensified strike action...

 2018-04-23 09:07 

Business Report (IOL)

The businesswoman set to become the next Mrs Zuma...

More and more details have come to light on the profile of Zuma's reported wife-to-be, from her upbringing to her myriad of business interests....

 2018-04-23 09:04 

News24

'The bus strike was the last resort' - Satawu...

While the ongoing bus strike may be hurting commuters, they understand the struggles of the striking workers, says Satawu....

 2018-04-23 09:00 

Mail & Guardian

Court dismisses damages claim by Komape family...

The Limpopo High Court in Polokwane dismissed the claim on Monday....

 2018-04-23 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

'It's a missed empowerment opportunity in energy sector'...

Failure to set higher empowerment targets for engineering, procurement and construction in the renewable energy programme is a missed opportunity....

 2018-04-23 08:51 

Mail & Guardian

Why South Africa's DJ Black Coffee left a bitter taste by performing in Israel...

The DJ's recent performance in Tel Aviv took place on the same weekend that saw more than a dozen Palestinian protesters killed...

 2018-04-23 08:47 

News24

Court dismisses damages claim by family of Michael Komape, who drowned in pit toilet...

The family of Michael Komape has lost their claim for general and constitutional damages for the death of their son, who drowned in a pit latrine in 2014....

 2018-04-23 08:32 

News24

Macron warns against being 'weak' with Putin...

"He's strong and smart. But don't be naive. He's obsessed by interference in our democracies," Macron told Fox News ahead of his departure for the US, where Russia stands accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential election....

 2018-04-23 08:29 

Business Report (IOL)

Sars introduces new cargo reporting...

Sars said the paperless system would bring an end to one of its last remaining paper-based processes and provide customs officials...

 2018-04-23 08:27 

Mail & Guardian

Everything you need to know about Wednesday's general strike...

Thousands of workers are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday for a one day strike as Saftu plans to make the country "ungovernable4;...

 2018-04-23 08:20 

Mail & Guardian

Coverage of Sierra Leone's election reflected stereotypes, not reality...

It's the fourth time a peaceful democratic election has taken place in Sierra Leone. But these are not the stories we hear...

 2018-04-23 08:17 

Mail & Guardian

Kaizer Motaung slams Moses Mabhida violence...

The chairperson has appealed to people involved in the violence to stop the 'hooliganism';...

 2018-04-23 08:09 

Business Live

Octodec falters amid pressure on rental growth...

The real estate investment trust has blamed the 'sluggish' economy for the drop in its interim distribution...

 2018-04-23 08:09 

Business Live

How Eskom's return may help local bond market enjoy another record year...

Year-to-date debt issuance by South African companies, including SOEs, is already ahead of the amount sold in the same period in 2017...

 2018-04-23 08:09 

Business Live

Gecamines, Congo's state miner, takes Glencore unit to court...

At issue is a capital shortfall at their joint venture's Kamoto unit, but Glencore says it has several options to resolve the problem and forestall a dissolution order...

 2018-04-23 08:08 

News24

Blame the NPA, not AfriForum, for shambolic Malema corruption case...

Instead of blaming AfriForum opportunistic as its move may be Julius Malema should direct his wrath at advocate Shaun Abrahams and the NPA for failing to make a decision about his prosecution for almost three years, writes Adriaan Basson ....

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