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 2020-01-27 22:39 

Business Live

Trump impeachment: defence team steers clear of John Bolton...

Defence lawyer Mike Purpura cites Ukrainian president as saying he had felt no pressure...

 2020-01-27 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

My hardest story: Reporting on being queer in Tunisia...

Reporting on queer issues is always tough. But Tunisia was something else...

 2020-01-27 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

The global spread of the coronavirus: Where is it?...

A virus similar to the SARS pathogen has claimed 81 lives since emerging in a market in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, and spread around the world. Here are the places that have confirmed cases of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: China As of Monday, more t...

 2020-01-27 21:43 

Business Live

Rand and SA assets caught in coronavirus crossfire...

Rand drops to weakest level since December with more volatility ahead as investors await February budget and Moody's review a month later...

 2020-01-27 20:30 

News24

Nearly 200 killed in two eastern DRC provinces last month: monitor...

Nearly 200 civilians were killed in violence last month in two volatile provinces in the Democratic Republic of Congo's lawless east, the highest toll since June 2017, a monitor said Monday....

 2020-01-27 20:30 

News24

Mali to hire 15 000 teachers to break nationwide strike...

Mali began recruiting some 15,000 teachers on Monday, the government said, in order to break a nationwide strike which began last week over demands for higher pay....

 2020-01-27 20:30 

News24

Palestinian PM calls on world to boycott Trump peace plan...

Palestinian prime minister Mohammed Shtayyeh on Monday urged international powers to boycott US President Donald Trump's "peace plan" which they see as biased towards Israel....

 2020-01-27 20:30 

News24

Trump says hasn't 'seen' former advisor's bombshell manuscript...

Donald Trump says he has not seen an explosive manuscript by former top aide John Bolton, which reportedly supports an allegation at the heart of the impeachment case against the US president....

 2020-01-27 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Shunned by the West and China, Zimbabwe turns to U.A.E....

Sanctioned by the West and spurned by China, Zimbabwe has turned to the United Arab Emirates in its latest bid to find a savior....

 2020-01-27 20:15 

News24

Greenmarket Square refugees reject City of Cape Town's offer of reintegration...

Refugees living inside and outside the Central Methodist Church on Greenmarket Square have rejected the City of Cape Town's offer of "voluntary reintegration"....

 2020-01-27 20:14 

News24

Heartbreak for parents as man allegedly drives over 18-month-old boy in driveway...

A culpable homicide case has been opened after a man allegedly drove his Ford Ranger bakkie over an 18-month-old toddler, the police say....

 2020-01-27 20:07 

News24

Sanco demands suspension of JB Marks mayor and municipal manager...

The South African National Civic Organisation calls for the immediate suspension of JB Marks Municipality Mayor Kgotso Khumalo and his municipal manager....

 2020-01-27 19:51 

Business Live

IMF aid to Congo Republic on hold over Glencore and Trafigura loans...

Talks on repayment of huge oil-backed advances to the country are stuck...

 2020-01-27 19:31 

News24

'He gave us insight into ordinary black South Africans': Iconic photographer Santu Mofokeng remembered...

Iconic South African photographer Santu Mofokeng gave an "insight into ordinary black South Africans", his long-time friend and colleague, photographer Paul Weinberg, told News24 on Monday....

 2020-01-27 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Vine co-founder creates new short-video app...

The co-founder of Vine, Dom Hofmann has created a new short video platform called Byte that is available on iOS and Android....

 2020-01-27 19:23 

News24

Daily Lotto: Two lucky winners on Monday...

Here are the results for Monday's Daily Lotto draw....

 2020-01-27 19:08 

News24

More than 150 firefighters battling Noordhoek blaze in Cape Town...

More than 150 firefighters are battling a fire in Noordhoek, Cape Town, which flared up at around 06:00 on Monday, according to City of Cape Town fire and rescue service spokesperson Jermaine Carelse....

 2020-01-27 19:05 

News24

Gunmen kill 13 in central Nigeria attack...

Unknown gunmen have killed at least 13 people in an attack in central Nigeria, police say, in an area known for ethnic clashes....

 2020-01-27 19:05 

News24

Eight dead in US boat dock blaze: fire chief...

Eight people were killed in a late night fire that swept through docked boats on a lake in the southern US state of Alabama, the local fire chief says....

 2020-01-27 19:05 

News24

WHO says global risk of China virus is 'high'...

The World Health Organisation says the global risk from the deadly virus in China is "high", admitting an error in its previous reports that said it was "moderate"....

 2020-01-27 18:56 

Business Live

New York surges ahead of London as financial hub, survey finds...

New York and London are set to lose ground to Hong Kong, Singapore and Shanghai over the next five years, Global Regulatory Outlook survey shows...

 2020-01-27 18:56 

Business Live

NEIL MANTHORP: We have what it takes to build a new Test team...

The building blocks and raw material are available to reconstruct a competitive national cricket team...

 2020-01-27 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Gloomy services outlook pushes down German business morale...

German business morale deteriorated unexpectedly in January as the outlook for services darkened, a survey showed on Monday....

 2020-01-27 18:25 

News24

Isabel dos Santos may lose top job in Angola's Unitel...

Angola's state-owned oil giant Sonangol has become a majority shareholder in mobile phone operator Unitel, a move that could threaten Isabel dos Santos' position as head of the telecoms firm....

 2020-01-27 18:15 

News24

Probe Health Minister Zweli Mkhize's appointment of his niece as his chief of staff - DA...

The DA wants an investigation into Health Minister Zweli Mkhize's appointment of his niece as his chief of staff....

 2020-01-27 18:15 

News24

SEE | Notorious Durban drug kingpin found with gold-plated AK47...

Police officers have seized a gold-plated AK47 and other guns and ammunition during the arrest of an alleged "notorious" drug kingpin in Phoenix, Durban....

 2020-01-27 18:08 

News24

Tuesday's weather | Warm day expected across SA...

It will be a fine and warm Tuesday across the country, according to the South African Weather Service....

 2020-01-27 18:01 

Business Live

Prescribed assets may save rural areas from disappearing down potholes...

Opinions are divided over calls for laws to force the pension fund industry to invest in development projects...

 2020-01-27 18:01 

Business Live

Petra Diamonds revenue slips as demand wanes in Hong Kong and China...

The shares fall after the Cullinan mine owner says slowing demand hit revenue...

 2020-01-27 18:01 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE has worst day in eight months as virus fears hit global markets...

The outbreak has weighed on the rand which weakened by more than 1% on Monday...

 2020-01-27 18:01 

News24

Bolton book revelations roil Trump impeachment trial...

White House lawyers are to resume their defense of President Donald Trump at his Senate impeachment trial as explosive revelations from former national security adviser John Bolton increased pressure on Republicans to call him as a witness....

 2020-01-27 18:00 

News24

Famed anti-apartheid photographer Santu Mofokeng has died...

Celebrated anti-apartheid black photographers, Santu Mofokeng, has died at the age of 64, his friends said on Monday....

 2020-01-27 17:34 

News24

Poachers sentenced for stealing abalone worth millions...

Two men have been sentenced for poaching abalone (perlemoen) worth more than R1.8m, say the Hawks....

 2020-01-27 17:30 

News24

'I can't sleep' - father of twin at centre of Cape Town kidnap mystery...

The distraught father of missing two-month-old Kwahlelwa Tiwane from Cape Town just wants his baby back, as a second person is arrested in connection with the kidnapping....

 2020-01-27 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Nestle buys Allergan business to expand in medical nutrition...

Swiss food giant Nestle on Monday bulked up its medical nutrition business by buying Allergan's Zenpep....

 2020-01-27 17:08 

News24

Two convicted criminals nabbed within days of daring prison break...

Two convicted criminals - one with an incomplete murder charge and another who had been on the run before - have been rearrested after they escaped from the Kuruman Correctional Facility in the Northern Cape....

 2020-01-27 17:05 

Business Live

Online mattress retailer Casper's IPO valuation tumbles from peak of $1bn...

The company's filing shows initial public offering valued at just over $744m — a drop from a previous assessment of $1.1bn...

 2020-01-27 17:05 

Business Live

Virus sell-off could offer a chance to buy stocks...

History shows stocks will rebound further than they fall during coronavirus scare, strategists say...

 2020-01-27 17:02 

News24

Egypt court backs niqab ban on Cairo University staff...

A top Egyptian court has ruled in favour of banning female academic staff at Cairo University from wearing the Muslim face veil, known as the niqab, lawyer Ahmed Mahran said Monday....

 2020-01-27 17:01 

News24

Trump impeachment trial day seven: All the latest updates...

US President Donald Trump's impeachment defence team will begin their second day of arguments, following three days of presentations by the Democrats making the case against the president....

 2020-01-27 17:01 

News24

Croatian pilot dies in military chopper crash...

A Croatian military helicopter has crashed off the country's Adriatic coast, killing the pilot and leaving a second crew member missing, the defence ministry says....

 2020-01-27 16:51 

News24

SAHRC visits Tembisa Hospital where 10 babies died...

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) says while it is satisfied with interventions put in place by Tembisa Hospital to prevent any further deaths, it is concerned that it is not appropriately resourced compared to other hospitals in Gauteng....

 2020-01-27 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

YouTube gets streaming rights to major esports leagues...

YouTube secured the exclusive rights to broadcast some of the biggest esports leagues including Call of Duty League and Overwatch League....

 2020-01-27 16:11 

Business Live

TOM EATON: Brace yourself — no-one is coming to save SA...

The ANC remains firmly entrenched and the country lives and dies by the whims of the cultists...

 2020-01-27 16:11 

Business Live

AbbVie sheds assets as it heads for tie-up with Botox maker...

Nestle buys Zenpep, while AstraZeneca gets back its brazikumab experimental drug...

 2020-01-27 16:11 

Business Live

Lebogang Maile reverses decision to suspend DA councillors...

Vasco Da Gama and Katlego Mathebe are mulling civil action after the Gauteng MEC reverses their suspensions...

 2020-01-27 16:11 

News24

300km/h Joburg speedster granted R1 000 bail...

The speedster who clocked over 300km/h on one of Johannesburg's highways has been granted bail of R1 000....

 2020-01-27 16:08 

News24

Student union embarks on national university shutdown after talks break down...

The South African Union of Students (SAUS) has called for a national shutdown of all universities after talks with the Department of Higher Education and Training seemingly failed, according to the union....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

News24

Gabon's Bongo attacks mob justice after 'child kidnap' lynchings...

Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba has attacked mob justice after a second person was lynched by a crowd in the capital Libreville after rumours spread of child kidnappings....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

News24

Days of Donald: What to watch out for in week two of Trump's trial...

New information has surfaced as US President Donald Trump's defence team resumes opening arguments. Here's what to expect from the Senate trial....

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