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 2022-01-26 23:30 

Standard Digital

Rich history that gifted Mombasa its unique names...

Mombasa County has unique names for estates and villages....

 2022-01-26 23:03 

News24

US judge hands down 44-month sentence for Capitol rioter who assaulted police...

A US judge has imposed a 44-month prison sentence on a man who pleaded guilty to a felony charge after throwing objects at police during last year's attack on the US Capitol....

 2022-01-26 22:40 

News24

Prince Andrew seeking jury trial in sex assault case in New York...

Britain's Prince Andrew is seeking a jury trial to clear his name in the sexual assault civil complaint he is fighting in New York, his lawyers announced Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 22:23 

Business Live

Liberal Supreme Court judge Stephen Breyer's exit opens way for Biden pick...

Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer says Biden's nominee to replace Breyer will receive 'prompt hearing'...

 2022-01-26 21:45 

News24

Every day ke payday for Daily Lotto players...

The jackpot prize in Wednesday's Daily Lotto draw rolled down to the next level with 242 players winning R2 226 by matching four numbers....

 2022-01-26 21:43 

News24

Russia puts jailed Kremlin critic Navalny's brother on wanted list...

Russia has put the brother of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on a wanted list, according to interior ministry records....

 2022-01-26 21:28 

Business Live

Fed signals rate rise in March as inflation soars...

Central bank doesn't rule out moving at every meeting to tackle the highest inflation in a generation...

 2022-01-26 21:28 

News24

Stormers still loath to move Willemse to 12 to fit Gelant into XV vs Sharks...

Head coach John Dobson is loath to shift Damian Willemse from fullback to first centre to accommodate Warrick Gelant for the Stormers clash against the Sharks....

 2022-01-26 21:22 

Nation

Sudan shuts border with Central Africa Republic...

Sudan closed the border with the Central Africa Republic "due to security risks."...

 2022-01-26 21:02 

News24

Here are your Lotto and Lotto Plus results...

Here are the winning Lotto and Lotto Plus numbers from the Wednesday, 26 January, draw....

 2022-01-26 20:42 

News24

Italy fails to elect new president at third attempt...

A third round of voting for Italy's new president failed to produce a winner, with the centre-right and centre-left blocks apparently no closer to agreeing on a mutually acceptable candidate....

 2022-01-26 20:36 

News24

Brevis' heroics not enough as SA U19s crash out of Cricket World Cup...

Despite a fine innings by Dewald Brevis, South Africa has crashed out of the U19 Cricket World Cup after they were thrashed by England in the quarter-finals....

 2022-01-26 20:33 

Business Live

China may be investors best bet in 2022, says Ninety One...

Investment manager says prospects for crackdowns that hit stocks in 2021 are unlikely...

 2022-01-26 20:33 

Business Live

DA takes action in bid to end rotational schooling...

The practice disadvantages pupils from poor backgrounds, John Steenhuisen says in court papers...

 2022-01-26 20:33 

Business Live

Market data — January 26 2022...

Market data including bonds and forward rates...

 2022-01-26 20:30 

News24

Four top Northern Cape govt officials in court for allegedly dealing in uncut diamonds...

Four senior Northern Cape Department of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism officials have appeared in court for allegedly dealing in uncut diamonds, the NPA says....

 2022-01-26 20:14 

News24

WATCH | Bok skipper sends heartfelt message to U12 rugby player trolled on Facebook...

Springbok skipper, Siya Kolisi, is the latest in a long line of rugby players, teams and organisations to show their support to a young boy trolled on social media for being "too big" for his age group....

 2022-01-26 20:09 

News24

Winde may be impeding justice by handling Fritz's 'criminal matter in an administrative manner' ANC...

A former director of the Women's Legal Centre has been appointed as the independent external investigator into the sexual impropriety allegations against Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz....

 2022-01-26 20:00 

News24

Table Mountain wildfire, floods and 'severe weather' cost SA billions in 2021...

Globally there were 401 natural disaster events in 2021, which have led to economic losses of R5.2 trillion, according to insurance group AON....

 2022-01-26 19:48 

News24

Dozens of German homes raided in child pornography probes...

German police have conducted raids across two states in investigations into child pornography with victims as young as infants, local authorities said....

 2022-01-26 19:39 

News24

Activists lobby Ramaphosa to make Covid-19 grant permanent...

Following a meeting with organisations last week, the presidency acknowledged the impact the grant has had in reducing poverty and hunger....

 2022-01-26 19:38 

Business Live

Sundowns Ladies to share R1m for Caf victory...

The players and technical staff received the money from the sports minister...

 2022-01-26 19:38 

Business Live

SA's poor people are getting poorer as prices climb...

For many it is becoming impossible to keep up with the rising cost of living...

 2022-01-26 19:38 

Business Live

School curriculum may be trimmed to help pupils make up for lockdown losses...

Proposed recovery programme to focus on vocational and occupational education...

 2022-01-26 19:38 

Business Live

WATCH: What to expect from SIU's probe into Telkom deals...

Business Day TV speaks to Bryan Turner from World Wide Worx...

 2022-01-26 19:36 

News24

Why Ethiopia lodged a complaint against the WHO's director-general...

Ethiopia is accusing the World Health Organisation's director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, of politicising the organisation....

 2022-01-26 19:14 

News24

Telecoms giants band together to fight vandalism after nearly R300 million in damage in 2021...

The theft of back-up batteries from telecommunication towers, copper cables and mobile handsets in store robberies are some of the common crimes affecting telecommunication companies....

 2022-01-26 18:56 

News24

Lions brains trust take 2022 false start on the chin: 'Blame us'...

The Lions coaching staff have laid the blame for the false start to the resumption of their URC campaign squarely at their own door....

 2022-01-26 18:43 

Business Live

Bentley to produce first fully electric car in 2025...

Luxury carmaker commits to investing 2.5bn to be carbon neutral and produce exclusively electric models by 2030...

 2022-01-26 18:43 

Business Live

RICHARD COOKSON: Bumpy ride ahead as central banks shrink bloated balance sheets...

What would you pay for fixed-income assets now if you knew that the biggest holders will become forced sellers later?...

 2022-01-26 18:43 

Business Live

Police won't allow KZN to become a battlefield again, Cele says...

Police minister and high-level security officials address residents in wake of several mass shootings in the province...

 2022-01-26 18:42 

News24

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to seek re-election...

Pelosi, who will be 82 when she runs, has not said whether she will again pursue leadership if Democrats hold chamber....

 2022-01-26 18:42 

The New Humanitarian

Rethinking Humanitarianism | An interview with the UN's humanitarian chief...

What is Martin Griffiths' vision for his tenure as head of OCHA?...

 2022-01-26 18:27 

News24

Man pleads not guilty to attempted murder of two homeless people...

Following dozens of postponements, the trial against a 35-year-old man accused of stabbing two homeless people in Tshwane has finally begun....

 2022-01-26 18:27 

News24

Tshegofatso Pule: Murderer questioned about 'threat' he made to alleged mastermind...

Tshegofatso Pule's killer was questioned about a video, in which he made a "threat" to the alleged mastermind behind the murder....

 2022-01-26 18:27 

News24

Botswana has stockpile of 3 million Covid-19 vaccines, starts offering booster jabs...

"Botswana currently has more than three million doses of various Covid-19 vaccines in hand for vaccination of all Batswana and residents in the country aged 12 and above," ministry of health and wellness permanent secretary Christopher Nyanga says...

 2022-01-26 18:17 

Business Report (IOL)

Crypto collapse erases more than $1 trillion in wealth, forcing a reckoning for everyday investors...
 2022-01-26 18:10 

News24

Future star 'Baby AB' Brevis carries struggling SA U19s again in England quarter-final...

Dewald Brevis was again in a league of his own, carding 97 (88) in South Africa's quarter-final against England at the U19 World Cup in Antigua on Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 17:50 

News24

Mozambican officials swept away in storm-swollen river...

A convoy of Mozambican officials inspecting damage from Tropical Storm Ana was swept away by a swollen river, leaving one person dead and another missing....

 2022-01-26 17:48 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE powers ahead with Fed hike in March priced in...

Local bourse rises the most in almost two weeks as investors bet the US central bank will stick to the script on interest rates...

 2022-01-26 17:48 

Business Live

WATCH: Global stocks to watch out for in 2022...

Business Day TV speaks to Andrew Dittberner of Old Mutual Wealth Private Client Securities...

 2022-01-26 17:48 

Business Live

Top court strikes down Amcu-Lonmin agreement...

Union could be on the hook for millions of rand in fees deducted from nonmembers...

 2022-01-26 17:48 

Business Live

Russian invasion threat adds to inflation poser facing investors...

Attack could throw recession risk back in the mix and complicate policy guessing...

 2022-01-26 17:38 

News24

Former Dimension Data execs fingered in probe over office sale...

A report found that some of the executives did not disclose their personal financial interest in the sale of The Campus....

 2022-01-26 17:35 

News24

British PM refuses to resign as report over 'partygate' looms...

Johnson is grilled by lawmakers ahead of the release of an official report into his alleged breaches of Covid lockdown....

 2022-01-26 17:27 

News24

Limpopo 'serial killer': Delayed DNA results compound misery for victim's family...

The brother of one of the victims of the alleged Limpopo serial killer is frustrated and struggling to survive in South Africa since leaving his country to retrieve the body of his sister allegedly killed by the man....

 2022-01-26 17:27 

News24

SACAA appeals to Mbalula to reopen plane crash investigation, contests damning findings in report...

The report found, among other things, that the aircraft was not being operated in compliance with South Africa's Civil Aviation Regulations and Technical Standards....

 2022-01-26 17:27 

News24

'I'm a woman abuser' - Nelson Mandela's grandson in Instagram video that has gone viral...

A video of Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mbuso, in which he admits to abusing his partner, went viral on social media on Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 17:18 

Nation

Sudanese rally against UN bid to resolve post-coup crisis...

The demonstrators gathered outside the Khartoum office of the UN Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan....

 2022-01-26 17:13 

Uganda Radio Network

URA Halts Withholding Tax on Petroleum Products Transporters...

Recently, URA wrote to the companies demanding that they remit 15 per cent withholding tax on all foreign transport payments incurred over the years in importing fuel into Uganda. The dispute has persisted since 2019 between the oil companies, some logist...

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