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 2018-01-17 13:09 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: Suspended Richard Mdluli is out, at last...

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula confirms that the suspended crime intelligence boss has been relieved of his duties with immediate effect...

 2018-01-17 13:09 

Business Live

ANC calls for Parliament to sanction DA over City of Cape Town scandals...

The party wants the Parliament's ethics committee to investigate Mmusi Maimane and Glynnis Breytenbach for their possession of confidential city council reports...

 2018-01-17 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Lucapa finds a 116 carat low-quality diamond in Angola...

Australia's Lucapa Diamond and its partners said they have recovered more large diamonds from the Lulo Diamond Project in Angola....

 2018-01-17 12:53 

Business Report (IOL)

McKinsey responds to reports of R1.6 billion asset freeze...

McKinsey says it has not formally been provided any affidavit or order from any authority regarding the matter...

 2018-01-17 12:40 

News24

Durban businessman in critical state after being shot in the neck...

A 30-year-old businessman has been shot in the neck at his business premises in Palm Boulevard in Umhlanga Ridge, according to police and a security firm....

 2018-01-17 12:33 

News24

Overvaal school judgment shows judge is 'still craving for old apartheid order' - ANCYL...

North Gauteng High Court Judge Bill Prinsloo's judgment on Horskool Overvaal, if not challenged, will entrench the old segregated apartheid education system, the ANC Youth League says....

 2018-01-17 12:32 

News24

California couple's ordinary home held torture chamber...

Authorities say the home of a California couple accused of severely abusing their 13 children looked orderly from the outside....

 2018-01-17 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Reserve Bank announces Fundi Tshazibana to the Monetary Policy Committee...

The South African Reserve bank has announced the first woman to the Monetary Policy Committee in more than three years....

 2018-01-17 12:21 

News24

LIVE: Richard Mdluli relieved of all his duties - Mbalula...

Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula is holding a briefing to outline the appointment of a new head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation....

 2018-01-17 12:19 

News24

Gupta-linked company denies getting asset seizure order from NPA...

Gupta-linked companies Trillian and international consulting firm McKinsey have until Thursday to submit to the National Prosecuting Authority a list of its assets to be frozen or seized....

 2018-01-17 12:09 

Business Live

Black Friday boosted November retails sales to 8.2% — surprising economists...

Some economists expected the figure to be 4.1%, but still anticipate the festive period overall to not have been 'particularly strong'...

 2018-01-17 12:09 

Business Live

PIC chairperson should be appointed by Cabinet, says the DA...

This is proposed in the Public Investment Corporation Amendment Draft Bill, which aims to enhance governance and increase transparency in the institution...

 2018-01-17 12:09 

Business Live

Hearing begins on alleged racist language used by retired judge Nkola Motata...

Motata crashed his car into the wall of a home in Hurlingham in the early hours of January 6 2007, and is alleged to have made racist comments there...

 2018-01-17 12:09 

Business Live

JSE extends gains, edging closer to record high...

Retail stocks received solid buying support for the second day running, after some released trading updates, which painted a mixed picture in the sector...

 2018-01-17 12:09 

Business Live

Wal-Mart offers customers a way to safely dispose of medication at home...

Customers will now receive a packet of a powder that — when mixed into a pill bottle with warm water — creates a safe, biodegradable gel...

 2018-01-17 12:08 

Business Report (IOL)

SPOTLIGHT: KPMG SA's new board chair, Professor Wiseman Nkuhlu...

KPMG SA board chairman, Professor Wiseman Nkuhlu, along with the independent director on the board, Ansie Ramalho will begin office duties in March....

 2018-01-17 12:03 

Mail & Guardian

'Judge Motata rant based solely on race'...

AfriForum's Kallie Kriel says that Judge Nkola Motata's "rant" at the scene of a 2007 car crash was based on "nothing else whatsoever"....

 2018-01-17 12:00 

News24

UN probes DRC clashes that killed Burundi refugees...

The United Nations has announced it will investigate the death of 39 Burundian refugees in clashes with soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo in September....

 2018-01-17 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

DA submits Private Members Bill to strengthen good governance at PIC...

The DA has submitted a Private Members Bill to strengthen good governance and transparency at the PIC....

 2018-01-17 11:41 

News24

'Unjust to deny bail' - Cramond farmer...

It would be an injustice to refuse Cramond farmer and murder accused Edward Philip Solomon (65) bail and in doing so keep him in isolation....

 2018-01-17 11:40 

News24

Missing West Rand father and son have been found...

The Pink Ladies organisation shared the good news on their Facebook page....

 2018-01-17 11:38 

News24

Mormon church appoints 93-year-old ex-surgeon as president...

The Mormon church has appointed a 93-year-old former heart surgeon as its new president....

 2018-01-17 11:35 

Business Report (IOL)

List of Gupta-linked affiliates to have had their assets frozen...

The AFU has taken action against two Gupta-linked companies - Trillian and McKinsey , in an attempt to recoup R1.6bn in assets...

 2018-01-17 11:35 

Business Report (IOL)

List of Gupta-linked affiliates at risk of having their assets frozen...

The AFU has taken action against two Gupta-linked companies - Trillian and McKinsey , in an attempt to recoup R1.6bn in assets...

 2018-01-17 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tencent targets hackers and cheaters of its top-selling game PUBG...

Tencent Holdings is going after the cheaters and hackers who infest PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)....

 2018-01-17 11:21 

Mail & Guardian

Iran's supreme leader: Saudis betrayed Muslim world...

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused Saudi Arabia of helping the United States and the "Zionists"....

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

Unionised employees of Dis-Chem strike in Midrand...

The employees say annual bonuses were not paid to union members in December, while workers who were not part of a union received a bonus...

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

Why Cape Town's levy looks dead in the water...

There's strong opposition to Cape Town's plan to impose drought surcharge...

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

African penguins may be extinct by 2026, say scientists...

A new study by UCT and the UK's University of Exeter indicates that creating small no-fishing zones around their colonies could help keep their numbers up...

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

World shares pull back from record highs for a second day of losses...

European shares fall 0.2% on disappointing trading updates, as resource shares lead losses in Asia as oil dips; bitcoin hits a six-week low...

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

Floundering Ford says it will focus on high-margin vehicles...

Ford is reallocating investment towards crossovers and off-road models amid slumping demand for passenger cars in its home market...

 2018-01-17 11:09 

Business Live

Transnet locomotive sets collide in Ermelo, causing minor injuries...

The four people injured were all crew members; this is SA's third train collision in two weeks...

 2018-01-17 11:02 

Business Report (IOL)

Cosatu to strike against City of Cape Town...

Cosatu will tomorrow announce their campaign against the drought charge and is also set to strike against the city on Sunday....

 2018-01-17 11:01 

News24

PICS: 12 injured in horrific KZN crash...

Twelve people have sustained serious injuries after a horrific taxi crash on the M1 Higginson Highway over the N2 bridge, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics say....

 2018-01-17 10:31 

Business Report (IOL)

SARS calls Peter Hain's assertions 'unfortunate and regrettable'...

The South African Revenue Service said Lord Peter Hain's speech on Monday was "unfortunate and regrettable"....

 2018-01-17 10:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Deepwater Horizon claims will be $3bn for BP in 2018...

BP expects to book a post-tax non-operating charge of about $1.7billion (R20.95bn) in its fourth-quarter results....

 2018-01-17 10:25 

Business Report (IOL)

Prasa and Untu reach a agreement over Metrorail's CT Central Line...

Untu hopes that Prasa and the SAPS honours their agreement, or the Central Line trains will come to halt again....

 2018-01-17 10:23 

News24

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong jailed over protest...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong has been jailed for the second time for his role in mass pro-democracy protests as concern grows that prison terms for young campaigners are shutting down debate in the semi-autonomous city as Beijing increases control....

 2018-01-17 10:20 

News24

Rampaging through H&M...

The weekend's behaviour by the EFF is lazy and populist. It takes no courage to ransack an H&M store. My 13-year-old daughter could do it too, writes Howard Feldman ....

 2018-01-17 10:16 

Mail & Guardian

An H&M mannequin speaks...

'Have mercy, I wanted to plead but, of course, couldn't'...

 2018-01-17 10:14 

News24

His only complaint was his new shoes, Grade 1's mom says...

Shaun Gugu's only complaint on his first of school was his new leather shoes, his mother Grace says....

 2018-01-17 10:09 

Business Live

EDITOR'S LUNCHBOX: Proposed Cape Town water levy splits DA...

The state offers Denel life support, and if Jacob Zuma is removed next week, how likely is Cyril Ramaphosa to take over?...

 2018-01-17 10:09 

Business Live

South African bonds steady as US yields rise...

The market is awaiting the Reserve Bank's interest-rate decision on Thursday, as rising US bond yields hold risk for global markets...

 2018-01-17 10:08 

Business Live

ANC councillor Dan Bovu gives himself up to police for trying to sell city land...

He and an accomplice have been accused of trying to sell a property stand owned by the City of Joburg in Vlakfontein, 12 years ago...

 2018-01-17 10:08 

Business Live

Royal Bafokeng receives nod to acquire Maseve Investments...

The miner is to buy Maseve's surface assets for $58m and acquire all of Maseve's shareholding...

 2018-01-17 10:02 

News24

Zim army 'on high alert' amid Grace Mugabe ally bloodshed threats report...

Zimbabwe's home affairs minister has reportedly said that the military and security sector is on high alert amid fears that supporters of former first lady Grace Mugabe could regroup outside the country in efforts to destabilise Zimbabwe....

 2018-01-17 10:02 

News24

Former DRC army chief accused of coup bid held in Gabon...

Democratic Republic of Congo's former military chief, who has been accused by Kinshasa of an attempted coup against President Joseph Kabila in 2011, has been arrested in Gabon, sources say....

 2018-01-17 09:28 

News24

Tough recovery ahead after California siblings' 'ordeal'...

Thirteen malnourished siblings confined by their parents in a suburban California home face a difficult road to recovery, police say....

 2018-01-17 09:25 

News24

No tears or fears as Grade 1s start 'big school' in Tshwane...

There have been few first day jitters at Glenstantia Primary School in Tshwane. The new Grade 1s are ready to tackle their first day of school without fears or tears....

 2018-01-17 09:22 

News24

Multiple children injured in crash on 1st day of school...

Multiple children have been injured in a minibus taxi crash near Durban on their first day of school....

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