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 2018-05-28 09:46 

Business Live

Cape Town authorities warn of flood risk as city is set for heavy rain...

While the rain will clear by Tuesday in the Western Cape it is set to return later in the week and continue into the weekend...

 2018-05-28 09:46 

Business Live

Vedanta's woes might worsen as copper smelter in India remains shut...

Deadly protests last week over alleged pollution from the Tuticorin smelter have prolonged a shutdown of the important operation...

 2018-05-28 09:46 

Business Live

Rand starts off new week on relatively positive note...

S&P Global Ratings left SA's debt rating unchanged at 'junk' on Friday as expected...

 2018-05-28 09:40 

Standard Digital

What Trump should do to end the Korean war...
 2018-05-28 09:40 

Standard Digital

Traders oppose plan to reduce age limit for second-hand cars...

Second car traders have criticized government's proposals to impose new age limits on second hand vehicles imported into the country....

 2018-05-28 09:40 

Standard Digital

Here is why it is unforgivable to date a broke man...

If you are out there independent and after long years of hustle then finally your career begins paying you an amazing amount of money, you are planning buy or b...

 2018-05-28 09:40 

Standard Digital

Why ranking of schools and students is wrong...

As the country struggles to come up with a most suitable system to produce the most complete products out of high schools, there is still the issue of ranking o...

 2018-05-28 09:22 

Mail & Guardian

There is a petition to get Ramos punished for Salah injury...

Disaster stuck for Liverpool as Salah was forced off in tears having damaged his shoulder in a tussle with the uncompromising Ramos...

 2018-05-28 09:21 

Daily Nation

Jesse, Makwatta on target in Zambia...

Jesse broke the deadlock three minutes into the game....

 2018-05-28 09:19 

News24

20 killed in suspected jihadist attack in Mali: sources...

At least 20 people, including civilians, have been killed in a suspected jihadist attack in northeastern Mali near the border with Niger, sources say....

 2018-05-28 09:12 

News24

Search for 14-month-old toddler enters sixth day...

The western New York search for a 14-month-old boy whose mother's body was found enters its sixth day....

 2018-05-28 09:11 

Daily Nation

Siya Kolisi to be first black South Africa Test captain...

He replaces the injured Warren Whiteley....

 2018-05-28 09:07 

Mail & Guardian

New Zealand orders mass cattle cull to eradicate disease...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the decision was taken to 'protect the base of the economy'...

 2018-05-28 09:06 

Mail & Guardian

Why the Pan-African Parliament must clean up its act if it wants to survive...

Reports of profligacy by the leaders of the Pan African Parliament could further diminish its legitimacy, which is already being questioned...

 2018-05-28 09:00 

Daily Nation

20 killed in suspected jihadist attack in Mali: sources...

Jihadists have also ramped up their activities in central Mali in recent months....

 2018-05-28 08:59 

Daily Nation

'Hero' Malian who saved child to get French citizenship: Macron...

The young migrant who saved a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor Paris balcony...

 2018-05-28 08:46 

Business Live

Siya Kolisi named to captain Springboks for England's tour of SA...

However, Pieter-Steph du Toit will lead the team against Wales in Washington...

 2018-05-28 08:46 

Business Live

Italian populists pull the plug after president rejects anti-euro finance minister...

President Sergio Mattarella might now ask Carlo 'Mr Scissors' Cottarelli to form an interim government before the country heads back to the polls in September...

 2018-05-28 08:45 

Business Live

LUNCH WITH THE FT: Woody Harrelson on talking to Trump, parting ways with Pence and bending his own rules...

Matthew Garrahan eats vegan in Notting Hill with Hollywood's most laidback hellraiser...

 2018-05-28 08:45 

Business Live

JSE opens firmer in subdued trade...

Gold and industrial stocks are the early leaders, but trading is quiet as a result of US and UK holidays...

 2018-05-28 08:45 

Business Live

FT COLUMN: Companies are the cops in our modern-day dystopia...

The private sector is being pulled ever more deeply into the business of crime fighting and intelligence gathering, writes Rana Foroohar...

 2018-05-28 08:44 

Mail & Guardian

Land expropriation without compensation? On these conditions...

If government can spend money on RDP houses, it makes sense to shift some of that money to setting up costs of protected environmental economic zones...

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

A library on wheels drives children to read...

The mobile library offers pupils and street kids free access to children's books, which are in short supply at public schools and libraries....

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

Ruto speaks tough on corruption...

No stone in fighting graft will remain unturned- Ruto....

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

Never be found near the woman's house! Rules every woman wants her side guy to know...

Having agreed to be in a relationship with full knowledge of the existence of another man should humble every side guy...

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

Five dangerous things that can happen to your body when you hold your urine...

When you've got to go, you've got to go...

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

List of people arrested in NYS scandal so far...

The police on Monday 28 May, said that they have arrested at least 15 suspects involved in the National Youth Service (NYS) scandal...

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

Eight things you can clean in less than 5 minutes...

Trying to clean everything at once can get overwhelming, especially when you have a busy schedule....

 2018-05-28 08:40 

Standard Digital

Brace yourself for power outage if you live in the following areas today...

Kenya Power has listed areas in the country that will experience power outage today...

 2018-05-28 08:38 

IRIN

A lost generation: No education, no dreams for Rohingya refugee children...

Bangladesh has welcomed Rohingya refugees, but it won't let them go to school...

 2018-05-28 08:33 

Daily Nation

Kenya's Ochieng pounds Kumble for UBO title...

The 31-year-old Ochieng punished Kumbele with heavy barrages....

 2018-05-28 08:31 

Daily Nation

Who is who in NYS arrest list...

A brief summary of suspects arrested in connection to Sh9 billion NYS scandal....

 2018-05-28 08:28 

News24

Top law firm in conflict claim...

Red flags have been raised about a forensic probe conducted by Bowmans into the state's crime intelligence system, given that it did legal work on tenders for the system....

 2018-05-28 08:25 

News24

WATCH: Real-life 'Spider-Man' from Mali heroically scales building to rescue child in Paris...

A young Malian man has been hailed as a hero after he sprang into action to save a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor balcony by single-handedly scaling the facade of the building and hauling the youngster to safety....

 2018-05-28 08:23 

Daily Nation

Kenyan duo reign supreme in Bengaluru...

Kamworor led during the early stages of the race almost from the gun....

 2018-05-28 08:23 

News24

9-year-old girl shot dead in apparent KZN hijacking...

A 9-year-old girl has been shot dead, apparently by hijackers, while in a car near a school in Shallcross, Durban....

 2018-05-28 08:21 

News24

WATCH: Zimbabwe is the new Guinness world record holder for the biggest marimba ensemble...

Zimbabwe is now reportedly the Guinness world record holder for the biggest ensemble of marimba players....

 2018-05-28 08:16 

News24

Morocco's main opposition party elects new head...

Morocco's main opposition party has elected a key political figure as its new secretary general, the party says....

 2018-05-28 08:11 

Uganda Radio Network

Faith Alupo Wins Pallisa NRM Primaries...

The seat fell vacant after the former Woman MP, Agnes Ameede, shifted to the newly-created Butebo district in the same position....

 2018-05-28 08:06 

Daily Nation

Neymar 'not yet 100%' but ready to play for Brazil...

Brazil will play two warm-up matches before travelling to Russia....

 2018-05-28 08:01 

Mail & Guardian

Working towards reproductive justice requires safe spaces for women...

The idea of 'social justice activism' becomes a lie when its organising spaces are fraught or abusive...

 2018-05-28 07:59 

Daily Nation

Italy plunges into political crisis after govt talks collapse...

Country faces strong possibility of new elections in the autumn....

 2018-05-28 07:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Bishop Nsubuga Declines to Make Speech at Own Anniversary...

Bishop Kironde said that he had prepared a speech for President Yoweri Museveni who was supposed to be the Chief Guest at the event. URN has learnt that Bishop Kironde invited president Museveni for the event through Dr Wilberforce Kisamba Mugerwa, the Ch...

 2018-05-28 07:58 

Daily Nation

Woman who was paid Sh59m for 'air', kin arrested in NYS swoop...

The suspects include Ms Ann Wambere, her mother, sister and brother....

 2018-05-28 07:56 

Daily Nation

Five matches to watch at the French Open on Monday...

Nadal starts his bid for an 11th French Open title on Monday....

 2018-05-28 07:50 

News24

Bloody weekend as 10 people killed in Cape Town taxi violence...

Authorities are monitoring various transport interchanges and high-risk areas in Cape Town after a surge in minibus taxi violence led to the deaths of 10 people....

 2018-05-28 07:45 

Business Live

Coca-Cola keeps a lid on the recipe for its first alcoholic drink...

The company has just launched fizzy 'chuhai' Lemon-Do in Japan but, as is its wont, it is not saying what kind of alcohol gives it its kick...

 2018-05-28 07:45 

Business Live

Kenyan youth agency head arrested in probe of $99m theft...

National Youth Service head Richard Ndubai and other officials have been arrested in connection with the case, alleged to involve fictitious invoices and dodgy payments...

 2018-05-28 07:45 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock pick — Old Mutual...

Robert Cameron from Thebe Stockbroking talks to Business Day TV about Old Mutual, his stock pick of the day...

 2018-05-28 07:44 

Mail & Guardian

Siya Kolisi to captain Springboks against England...

Kolisi will become the first black skipper in the team's history...

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