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 2018-04-22 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

De Beers looks into artisanal mining in Sierra Leone...

Diamond mining giant De Beers plans to fix one of the industry's oldest problems: the reputational stain of artisanal mining....

 2018-04-22 17:02 

News24

ADeC welcomes Khoza's resignation, registers 'displeasure'...

The African Democratic Change has welcomed the resignation of its former president Makhosi Khoza, slamming her leadership style....

 2018-04-22 17:01 

Business Live

EFF demands public protector probes R1.5m cattle 'gift' to Zuma...

The cattle allegedly paid for using public funds were meant for emerging farmers in the province...

 2018-04-22 17:01 

Business Live

Chad le Clos opens own Cape swimming academy with a splash...

The Olympic and Commonwealth Games medallist plans to transform the way swimming is taught from beginner to elite level in South Africa with Chad le Clos Academy...

 2018-04-22 17:01 

Business Live

Jimmy Manyi settles Gupta debt 'in full' to save ANN7...

The media owner wants to distance the company from the Gupta family ahead of MultiChoice's DStv lifeline cutoff...

 2018-04-22 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

These business leaders made Time Magazines's 100 Most Influential People list...

Business leaders Jeff Bezos, Oprah Winfrey and Elon Musk made Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People List....

 2018-04-22 16:12 

News24

Calm in Madagascar as troops deployed to quell violent protests...

The soldiers later vacated the square in Antananarivo, clearing the way for some 100 opposition activists to gather, an AFP reporter at the scene has said....

 2018-04-22 16:12 

News24

Archaeologists find bust of Roman emperor in Egypt...

Egypt says archaeologists have discovered a bust of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius in the southern city of Aswan...

 2018-04-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Why Airlines need more women pilots at the controls...

Tammie Jo Shults is commercial aviation's latest hero. So why aren't there more pilots like her, writes David Fickling....

 2018-04-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Apple has a new recycling robot, Daisy...

Apple launched a new robot, Daisy that can retrieve valuable goods inside an iPhone by taking it apart....

 2018-04-22 15:56 

Mail & Guardian

Bus strike set to intensify unions...

'The bus strike is continuing, we are intensifying the action,' Satawu spokesperson Zanele Sabela said...

 2018-04-22 15:27 

News24

Bus strike set to intensify - unions...

The national bus strike will enter its sixth day after parties failed to reach a wage agreement during a two-day meeting with the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration....

 2018-04-22 15:19 

News24

Dubai high-rise catches fire...

A fire has broken out at a high-rise building in Dubai....

 2018-04-22 14:58 

Mail & Guardian

Manyi settles Gupta loan after amount due lowered...

Mzwanele Manyi claims he has paid the Gupta family in full for ANN7 and The New Age newspaper, the Sunday Times reported on Sunday...

 2018-04-22 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Learn how to code with Grasshopper, a new gaming app...

Google's in-house incubator Area 120 just released an app called Grasshopper, which teaches you how to code JavaScript through a series of fun games....

 2018-04-22 14:07 

News24

Zim 'celebrates' as President Mnangagwa named among the world's most influential people...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been listed among the world's top 100 most influential people by the Time magazine, and the government says his inclusion should be celebrated, according to report....

 2018-04-22 14:07 

News24

Libyan airstrikes target 'terrorist sites' east of Misrata...

The self-styled Libyan National Army says it has carried out airstrikes against "terrorist sites" near the city of Misrata, which is controlled by a rival militia...

 2018-04-22 13:37 

Mail & Guardian

Beaten Moses Mabhida stadium guard 'seriously injured, but stable'...

The female security guard was caught on camera being badly beaten during the violence on the field...

 2018-04-22 13:04 

News24

Beaten Moses Mabhida stadium guard 'seriously injured, but stable'...

A security guard who was beaten up during a violent breakout at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban was seriously injured, but in a stable condition, paramedics say....

 2018-04-22 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

IMF warns on US, China trade war...

Trade wars will affect the entire global economy, not only certain countries, International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde said....

 2018-04-22 12:24 

News24

Naked gunman kills three at Tennessee restaurant - police...

A nude gunman has shot dead three people and injured at least four more at a restaurant on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee, police have said....

 2018-04-22 12:06 

News24

Israel says 15 Hamas operatives arrested in West Bank raid...

The Israeli military says it has arrested 15 Hamas operatives in an overnight West Bank raid....

 2018-04-22 12:06 

News24

Thousands of Zimbabwe nurses call off strike...

Thousands of Zimbabwe nurses who were sacked after they went on strike for better wages have been told to return to work by their union, in a bid to allow fresh negotiations with the government....

 2018-04-22 12:03 

News24

Gigaba launches 'war on queues' at home affairs...

Some of the first short-term actions to reduce the length of time waiting in queues at Home Affairs are scheduled to roll-out, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced....

 2018-04-22 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Aluminium surges to 6 year high...

Aluminium has surged to a 6-year high this week after the imposed sanctions on Russia's producers such as Rusal....

 2018-04-22 11:20 

News24

Tutu dismisses another fake 'death' story...

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has dismissed a fake news report that he had apparently died, his family spokesperson has said....

 2018-04-22 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Brics to strengthen co-operation - Sars...

The Brics member countries are working towards strengthening co-operation and mutual assistance to facilitate trade with one another, says Sars....

 2018-04-22 10:58 

Mail & Guardian

Hawks to investigate Supra's alleged cattle gift to Zuma...

The Hawks have confirmed that an investigation into allegations that Supra Mahumapelo gifted Jacob Zuma with cattle worth R1.5-million is underway...

 2018-04-22 10:56 

Business Live

Here is what Steve Komphela said in his final press conference as Kaizer Chiefs coach...

The club's football manager Bobby Motaung announced that the coach was leaving with immediate effect after failing to reach the final as Free State Stars beat them 2-0...

 2018-04-22 10:56 

Business Live

Past presidents, family and friends bid farewell to Barbara Bush...

Bush, who died Tuesday aged 92, was remembered for her friendship, her wit and her strength...

 2018-04-22 10:37 

News24

France's Mont Saint Michel evacuated as man threatens police...

Authorities have evacuated Mont Saint Michel, one of France's busiest tourist sites, and are searching for a suspect who allegedly threatened to attack local security forces....

 2018-04-22 10:03 

News24

Hawks to investigate Supra's alleged cattle gift to Zuma...

The Hawks have confirmed that an investigation into allegations that North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo gifted former President Jacob Zuma with cattle worth R1.5m - allegedly brought with public funds - was underway....

 2018-04-22 10:01 

News24

Mauritanian opposition to contest upcoming polls...

The National Forum for Democracy and Unity (FNDU), seen as a radical opposition grouping, has declined to participate in a number of votes against President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz and his government, but has said it would take part in the elections slat...

 2018-04-22 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Murray & Roberts shareholders must reject ATON...

Murray & Roberts said that an independent board said that its shareholders reject a takeover bid by Germany's ATON, in the latest acquisition attempt....

 2018-04-22 09:56 

Business Live

Zulu king to receive an honorary doctorate conferred from University of Zululand...
 2018-04-22 09:42 

News24

Two arrested, 'more imminent' after Moses Mabhida stadium violence...

Two people have been arrested after violence broke out at the Moses Mabhida Stadium during a Nedbank Cup semi-final tie....

 2018-04-22 09:38 

News24

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 31 - ministry...

A suicide bomber has killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens outside a voter registration centre in Kabul, the health ministry has said, in the latest attack on election preparations....

 2018-04-22 09:16 

Mail & Guardian

PSL condemns Moses Mabhida violence, sports minister demands answers...

Kaizer Chiefs will likely face heavy scrutiny in the coming days after the Premier Soccer League condemned the ugly scenes in Durban on Saturday...

 2018-04-22 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Facebook to roll out new fact-checking system in India...

Facebook has announced that will be running a third-party fact-checking programme in India to cut down on fake news....

 2018-04-22 08:54 

News24

Sports Minister Xasa 'appalled' by Moses Mabhida stadium chaos...

Minister of Sport and Recreation Tokozile Xasa has strongly condemned the violent scenes seen at Moses Mabhida Stadium following a Nedbank Cup semi-final tie....

 2018-04-22 08:28 

News24

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off...

The envoys will also be keen to glean clues from their US colleague about whether President Donald Trump plans to tear up the Iran nuclear deal and how he will handle a planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un....

 2018-04-22 08:22 

News24

Malawi under-20 player dies in Portugal of suspected malaria...

Malawi under-20 striker Abel Mwakilama has died of suspected cerebral malaria in Portugal, where he had only recently joined a lower-league side...

 2018-04-22 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Five Ferraris you've probably never heard of that are tipped to sell for a stunning R202m at auction...

Unless you live in Dubai, or Knightsbridge, a Ferrari is already a fairly infrequent sight....

 2018-04-22 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Five Ferraris that are tipped to sell for a stunning R200 million...

Unless you live in Dubai, or Knightsbridge, a Ferrari is already a fairly infrequent sight....

 2018-04-22 07:38 

News24

Iran threatens to 'vigorously' resume enrichment if US quits nuclear deal...

Iran is ready to "vigorously" resume nuclear enrichment if the US ditches the 2015 nuclear deal, and further "drastic measures" are being considered in response to a US exit, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned....

 2018-04-22 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Block-chain based microfinancing for Kenyan food stall owners...

IBM and Twigga Foods has introduced block-chain based microfinancing to Kenyan food stall owners....

 2018-04-22 06:55 

Business Live

Putting designers on the retail rack...

Agent helps creatives get their fashion into the country's big retailers...

 2018-04-22 06:55 

Business Live

Supra Mahumapelo's R1.5m 'gift' to Jacob Zuma exposed...

Cattle intended for North West's poor farmers end up in Nkandla kraal...

 2018-04-22 06:41 

Mail & Guardian

Avicii death a coming-of-age in electronic music boom...

The Swedish DJ's death at age 28 marks a symbolic coming-of-age for a genre that remains resolutely youthful...

 2018-04-22 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Commercial farmers warn of possible food price hike...

SA commercial farmers have warned that of a probable spike in food prices despite the easing of inflation to the lowest rate since February 2011....

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