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 2017-11-17 04:33 

News24

SpaceX postpones launch of secretive Zuma mission... +

SpaceX has postponed the launch of a secretive US government payload known as Zuma, a mission whose nature - and the agency behind it - is a mystery....

 2017-11-17 04:02 

News24

News24.com | German court: Kuwait Airways can refuse Israeli passengers... +

A German court has ruled that Kuwait's national airline didn't have to transport an Israeli citizen because the carrier would face legal repercussions at home if it did....

 2017-11-17 04:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Class-action lawsuit against timeshare industry... +

Commercial attorney Trudie Broekmann has her knives out for timeshare suppliers' cheating ways....

 2017-11-17 03:53 

News24

News24.com | Zimbabwe 'acting president' Twitter suspended... +

A newly created Twitter account that claimed to be Zimbabwe's recently sacked vice president — and its incoming leader — has been suspended....

 2017-11-17 03:53 

News24

News24.com | Mnangagwa and the military may mean more bad news for Zimbabwe... +

The coup in Zimbabwe's means that Mugabe's long and disastrous presidency is finally over. The questions that remain are the precise details and mechanics of the deal which secures his departure, writes The Conversation....

 2017-11-17 03:43 

News24

News24.com | Israel military chief willing to share intel with Saudis... +

Israel's military chief says he's willing to share intel with Saudi Arabia, which shares Israel's concerns regarding Iran....

 2017-11-17 03:43 

News24

News24.com | Vital Eastern Cape clinic has only 1 doctor twice a month... +

Close to eight villages in Nxarhuni outside Mdantsane in East London depend on Newlands Clinic, which has only one doctor who comes in twice a month, says a report....

 2017-11-17 03:33 

Business Live

CARTOON: Eskom is a time bomb... +

Friday, November 17 2017...

 2017-11-17 03:32 

Business Live

It's time to unleash Pollard, says Coetzee... +

Bok coach needs a near miracle and hopes big-game players can come to the rescue in Paris...

 2017-11-16 22:34 

Business Live

Mugabe stays defiant, 'refuses to step down'... +

Other sources say he has agreed to step down, but needs security assurances for his family...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

'Crocodile's' prophetic words ahead of stalemate... +

The storm that erupted in Zimbabwe had been brewing for some time, blowing open tensions in the security forces...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Mugabe's weakness is his Grace... +

Mugabe's downfall was caused by the ambitions of his combative wife, whose emergence as his likely successor proved a step too far for Zimbabwe....

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Letters to the editor: November 17 to 23 2017... +

Readers write in about the Inkatha Freedom Party leader's reputation, tackling racism and the possibility of a new start for Zimbabwe...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

DA 'upstart' guns for top spot... +

'Newcomer' Ghaleb Cachalia believes he can win over ANC members dissatisfied with the party...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Editorial: Sit down, Lynne Brown... +

'At some point one must assume that her ignorance is self-induced. That point has long passed'...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Transgender ad breaks through... +

Activists say the ad industry has a prime role to play in normalising the presence of LGBTI people in society...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

NDZ is running out of steam... +

She reportedly wants to quit the presidential race but her backers have too much at stake...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Eskom default risks contagion... +

The banks' exposure to the utility is limited but a debt failure would create a financial black hole...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Grey skies still cloud Zim economy... +

An emergency rescue package would stabilise the nation, analysts say...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Tech colleges need better support... +

Heher says technical and vocational training colleges must become first-choice institutions...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

This soldier will fight for JZ till the end... +

Kebby Maphatsoe, wary of Western 'agents', derides Ramaphosa as the white people's darling...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

As skittles topple in Zim and Angola, is Zuma navel-gazing?... +

'At times like this, the city's charm wears thin. Durban might as well be in Mongolia. Or Zimbabwe'...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

ANC floats new party structure... +

New proposals include more deputy secretaries general, two deputy presidents and strengthening the integrity commission...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Final stretch for ANC nominations... +

Nearly three-quarters of party branches have picked their favourites in a neck-and-neck race...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Slice of Life: If at first you don't succeed... +

'So many people ask me why I don't just give up, but what they don't get is that this is not my degree alone'...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Leaders abuse governance to control citizens... +

The parallel regimes of new and cherry-picked traditions present a hurdle to democratic success...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

'We're going to change the skyline'... +

A new mixed-income housing plan in Jo'burg includes refurbishing 'hijacked' buildings...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

A mother grieves: Ourfamily is devastated... +

Michael Komape (5) drowned in a pit latrine at his school. Now his family wants justice...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Just what did SA know about Zimbabwe's coup?... +

The country's reaction to Zimbabwe's coup suggests its leaders had prior knowledge of events...

 2017-11-16 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Another Nigerian star emerges... +

Aybmi Adby summons Yoruba folklore and a longstanding literary tradition in her debut novel...

 2017-11-16 21:04 

News24

News24.com | Mugabe refuses to stand down in talks with military... +

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state, has refused to resign during a crunch meeting with military generals who have seized control of the country....

 2017-11-16 20:51 

News24

News24.com | DRC militia chief arrested: judicial source... +

A man believed to be a leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Kamwina Nsapu militia has been detained over a beheading in the troubled Kasai region, a judicial source have told AFP....

 2017-11-16 20:51 

News24

News24.com | Kenya's Supreme Court to rule Monday on election appeals... +

Kenya's Supreme Court says that it would issue its ruling Monday on challenges to the validity of the October 26 presidential re-run election won by incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta....

 2017-11-16 20:51 

News24

News24.com | Doing nothing, Trump may witness US goal in Mugabe's ouster... +

Without lifting a finger of its own, the Trump administration may be witnessing the culmination of nearly two decades of US efforts to prise Zimbabwe from the powerful grasp of its authoritarian President Robert Mugabe...

 2017-11-16 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Demand for renewables to grow... +

Strong demand is set to give a huge boost to renewable energy growth in sub-Saharan Africa over the next five years....

 2017-11-16 20:25 

News24

Suspected car thieves arrested after Pretoria shootout... +

Three men have been arrested following a shootout that ensued after they allegedly tried to steal a car from a church in Waterkloof, Pretoria, say police....

 2017-11-16 20:24 

News24

News24.com | Lebanese PM Hariri accepts invitation to France... +

French president's office says Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has accepted an invitation to come to Paris....

 2017-11-16 20:24 

News24

News24.com | Spanish police make Europe's 'biggest' tobacco seizure... +

Spanish police say they have seized 250 tons of contraband tobacco leaves worth 40m in the biggest such haul in Europe....

 2017-11-16 20:22 

News24

AfriForum does not respect judicial processes NPA... +

Following the announcement of AfriForum's intent to privately prosecute Nomgcobo Jiba, the NPA says it is clear that the lobby group has a "flagrant disrespect for due process and judicial processes"....

 2017-11-16 20:18 

News24

SABC board member Kalidass not a victimised whistleblower SABC board... +

The new SABC board says board member Rachel Kalidass, who supposedly resigned from the board after being victimised for raising concerns, is not the persecuted whistleblower that she is making herself out to be....

 2017-11-16 19:43 

News24

News24.com | Egyptian army says 3 militants killed, 74 arrested in Sinai... +

Egypt's armed forces say they have killed three "high-level" suspected militants and arrested 74 others in sweeps in the troubled northern Sinai Peninsula in recent days...

 2017-11-16 19:43 

News24

News24.com | US keen on 'expanding' ties with sanctions-free Sudan... +

The United States is keen to expand relations with Sudan that have gained a "positive momentum" after Washington lifted its trade embargo against Khartoum, a top US diplomat has said....

 2017-11-16 19:43 

News24

News24.com | UN chief welcomes efforts on Zimbabwe crisis... +

The spokesperson for the UN secretary-general says Antonio Guterres welcomes the efforts of the southern African regional bloc to "facilitate a peaceful solution to the situation" in Zimbabwe....

 2017-11-16 19:40 

News24

News24.com | 'It is not necessary' for people to know why I reshuffled Cabinet - Zuma... +

President Jacob Zuma has responded to questions in Parliament about his Cabinet reshuffles, by saying that it "is not necessary" for people to know his reasons....

 2017-11-16 19:38 

News24

News24.com | Report castigates clinic where veteran set himself on fire... +

A US government investigation has found serious problems with a veterans clinic where a Gulf War vet set himself on fire and died....

 2017-11-16 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Scotland is getting ready to introduce minimum alcohol pricing in the UK... +

Scotland is to become one of the first countries in the world to introduce minimum alcohol pricing....

 2017-11-16 19:11 

News24

News24.com | Patients given same treatment, despite different mental conditions... +

Despite having different diagnoses, former Life Esidimeni patients were all given the same medical treatment and minimal food at one facility, the arbitration hearing has heard....

 2017-11-16 19:07 

News24

News24.com | Police: Muggers grab $190K from man visiting from Africa... +

New York City police are searching for two mugging suspects who they say stole nearly $200 000 from a man visiting from Africa....

 2017-11-16 19:07 

News24

News24.com | Putin speaks to Ukraine's separatist leaders... +

Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken to eastern Ukraine's rebel leaders to discuss a prisoner swap, a report says....

 2017-11-16 18:45 

News24

News24.com | Zimbabwe army takes over: key players... +

Zimbabwe has been plunged into one of the worst crises in its post-independence history when the army took control of the country on Wednesday....

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