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 2018-07-23 05:37 

Business Live

SPECIAL REPORT: The truth about land ownership in South Africa...

'A total of 17,439 million ha have been transferred from white ownership since 1994, which is equal to 21% of the 82,759 million ha of farmland in freehold in South Africa'...

 2018-07-23 05:37 

Business Live

What to look out for this week for clues to SA's economic health...

The Brics summit dominates a quiet week on the economic front, though second-tier economic data such as tourism stats and producer inflation are due...

 2018-07-23 05:37 

Business Live

Asian shares dip, drama in Japanese bond market...

The dollar eased in response to Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve's tighter monetary policy...

 2018-07-23 05:23 

Mail & Guardian

No cabinet shake ups because of leadership contest — Makhura...

'There shall be no MEC who is changed because they have a different view from me'...

 2018-07-23 04:38 

Business Live

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Brics summit should attract most attention...

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will open a conference in Sandton on SA's key finance priorities for the Brics summit, writes Sunita Menon...

 2018-07-23 04:38 

Business Live

ANC elective conferences shore up Ramaphosa...

The new provincial leadership in contested Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal is a blow to Zuma loyalists...

 2018-07-23 04:38 

Business Live

Small business boon as state rolls out new clearing house model across SA...

Only Gauteng and the North West have so far implemented the model...

 2018-07-23 04:37 

Business Live

Why PIC's execs got the bullet...

The departure of two executives from the PIC is linked to the bank scandal. The FM has uncovered disturbing deals involving these executives...

 2018-07-23 04:37 

Business Live

JUSTICE MALALA: It's time to shut up and get some stuff done...

'Before Barack Obama became US president in 2008 we were talking about universal healthcare. Ten years later we are still talking about it'...

 2018-07-23 04:37 

Business Live

You always have to believe, says Lewis Hamilton...

The reigning world champion again takes the chequered flag at the German Grand Prix...

 2018-07-23 04:30 

News24

EXCLUSIVE: Zimbabweans in SA hope for 'free, fair' elections...

Zimbabwe is set to go to the polls to elect the country's next president on July 30. News24 spoke to some Zimbabweans living in South Africa, and they expressed hope for free and fair elections....

 2018-07-23 04:30 

News24

Tanzanian weekly says govt ignoring court order to lift ban...

A Tanzanian weekly newspaper has accused the government of ignoring a court ruling allowing it to resume publication two years after it was banned for "publishing incitements and false news"....

 2018-07-23 04:19 

News24

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today...

Watch our playlist of the top world news videos for today, July 23, 2018....

 2018-07-23 03:37 

Business Live

Italy's Francesco Molinari's thrilling maiden Major...

Molinari, 35, keeps his cool on a blustery afternoon to become the first Italian to win a Major...

 2018-07-23 03:37 

Business Live

Naspers shareholders call for clarity on CEO's R1.6bn bonanza...

'The quantum being paid out is obscene and probably puts Van Dyk amongst the richest 1% on our planet,' says investment analyst...

 2018-07-23 03:37 

Business Live

Apartheid legacy continues in arts and culture's captured ministry...

Revised white paper will trigger important changes for a vital sector, writes Struan Douglas...

 2018-07-23 03:37 

Business Live

Countdown to ruling on Tom Moyane's objections in SARS inquiry...

Decision expected in two weeks...

 2018-07-23 03:33 

News24

Japan heatwave kills over a dozen, 12 000 rushed to hospital...

Japan's severe heatwave has killed at least 15 people and sent more than 12 000 to hospital, official figures show as the temperature neared 40 degrees C (104 F) in many cities....

 2018-07-23 03:15 

News24

No cabinet shake ups because of leadership contest - Makhura...

Newly elected ANC Gauteng chairperson David Makhura says he will not use his role in both the political party and government to get rid of people who had different leadership preferences....

 2018-07-22 22:38 

Mail & Guardian

Moyane wants Ramaphosa, Gordhan grilled at his disciplinary...

Suspended Sars boss demands Ramaphosa and Gordhan avail themselves for cross-examination at his disciplinary inquiry...

 2018-07-22 22:10 

Mail & Guardian

Lobbying ends now — Makhura tells Gauteng ANC...

Newly elected ANC Gauteng chairperson David Makhura has called for an end to lobby groups and ill-discipline in the province...

 2018-07-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Unembargoed: July 20 to 26...

R5-million for six months: Nene demands an explanation for SAA CFO's massive contract...

 2018-07-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

#LifeEsidimeni: NGOs chose patients like "slave owners choosing new 'possessions'"...

A former director says court cases and provincial power prohibited national officials from stopping the Gauteng health department's deadly plans....

 2018-07-22 21:37 

Business Live

Luvo Manyonga leaps to glory...

The victory is also the South African athlete's first Diamond League victory since winning in Rome...

 2018-07-22 21:32 

Mail & Guardian

Wiese: This is the first time I've been sued by Sars...

Businessman Christo Wiese maintains his tax affairs are in order and says this is the first time he has ever been sued by SARS...

 2018-07-22 21:17 

Mail & Guardian

Magashule urges ANC members to resolve issues internally...

"Unity is not just going to happen because we come together, sit together, walk together and go out there, it's a process," says ANC SG...

 2018-07-22 21:12 

News24

Metrorail train delays expected at Cape Town station after coach fires...

Cape Town station's platforms 15 and 16 will be closed until further notice after two motor coaches and five passenger coaches went up in flames there, Metrorail says....

 2018-07-22 20:53 

News24

69-year-old man killed in Brackenfell crash...

A 69-year-old has died when his bakkie crashed into the barrier and rolled off the N1 highway in Brackenfell, Cape Town ER24 paramedics say....

 2018-07-22 20:19 

News24

Lobbying ends now - Makhura to ANC Gauteng...

"I will not let you down," declared newly elected ANC Gauteng chairperson David Makhura as he called for an end to lobby groups and ill-discipline in the province....

 2018-07-22 20:15 

News24

India withdraws controversial tax on sanitary pads...

India has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary pads following a vocal campaign led by activists and Bollywood stars to boost female education and empowerment....

 2018-07-22 19:41 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: BRICS ready to move South Africa forward...

The BRICS Business Council hosted a Welcome Gala Dinner at the Durban ICC on Sunday evening....

 2018-07-22 19:12 

News24

Guard dies after inhaling toxic fumes from brazier warming him on winter night duty...

A 43-year-old man guarding an empty building has died after inhaling fumes from a brazier that was keeping him and a colleague warm during the winter nightshift, police say....

 2018-07-22 18:52 

News24

Man dies, 4 people injured in Gauteng 'land invasion' confrontation...

One man has died and four protesters injured in a confrontation during an apparent "land invasion" and protest on the R21 that runs between the OR Tambo International Airport and Pretoria, Gauteng police say....

 2018-07-22 18:36 

Business Live

Blade Nzimande condemns killing of 11 taxi drivers in KwaZulu-Natal...

The Gauteng-based taxi drivers' association members were ambushed as they returned home from a funeral...

 2018-07-22 18:32 

News24

Suicide attack at Kabul airport leaves 11 dead, 14 wounded: officials...

A suicide bomber has killed at least 11 people and wounded 14 at the entrance to Kabul international airport, officials say, as scores gathered to welcome home Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum from exile....

 2018-07-22 18:00 

News24

Kenyan school children using slingshots to plant trees...

School children in Kenya are helping to fight deforestation by planting seeds using slingshots....

 2018-07-22 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Mercedes-Benz's G-Wagen 500 is a $130,000 box of off-road luxury...

When Mercedes-Benz launched the 2019 G-Class SUV in Detroit, it felt the need to do so with tremendous fanfare....

 2018-07-22 17:59 

News24

'Unity is not just going to happen' Magashule tells ANC GP during closing address...

ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has once again called on members to not seek the legal route when trying to address disputes within the political party and that no one is bigger than the ANC....

 2018-07-22 16:44 

News24

Cape Town's Freeway Foreshore Project might be back on again...

Cape Town's Foreshore Freeway Projects is not "dead and buried" and the City will go back to the drawing board to find another way of making the project work, Mayor Patricia De Lille says....

 2018-07-22 16:36 

Business Live

Israel evacuates 800 White Helmets to Jordan as Syrian forces advance...

The Syria Civil Defence members, a network of medics and search-and-rescue volunteers in the war zone, were spirited to Jordan before resettlement in Britain, Canada and Germany...

 2018-07-22 16:32 

News24

Eritrean diaspora watches Ethiopia thaw with hope, mistrust...

The sudden thaw between longtime enemies Eritrea and Ethiopia is opening up a world of possibilities for the neighbouring countries' residents: new economic and diplomatic ties, telephone and transport links and the end to one of Africa's most bit...

 2018-07-22 16:32 

News24

GALLERY: Mnangagwa meets white farmers in capital Harare...

Zimbabwean President has met with white farmers and assured them that the era of land grabs is over, as the country prepares for landmark elections on July 30....

 2018-07-22 16:29 

News24

3 dead in 2 separate shack fires in Cape Town...

Three people have died in two separate shack fires in Cape Town, according to the City's Fire and Rescue Services....

 2018-07-22 16:29 

News24

NFP call for state of emergency over KZN political killings...

The National Freedom Party has called for a state of emergency to be declared in KwaZulu-Natal, following the killing of another ANC leader in the province....

 2018-07-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Facebook faces delay to WhatsApp Payments in India...

India's government is holding up Facebook's plans for a nationwide launch of WhatsApp payments over concerns about how users' data will be stored....

 2018-07-22 15:37 

News24

WATCH: Scenes of destruction as buildings hit by a series of tornadoes...

At least 17 people have been injured as several tornadoes hit three cities in Iowa destroying buildings, cars and powerlines....

 2018-07-22 15:36 

Business Live

Marx my words, Lions are looking good...

A huge team effort downs the dangerous Jaguares to line up a home Super Rugby semifinal against Waratahs...

 2018-07-22 15:02 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICS2018: Envoy reveals SA's challenges in attracting foreign investment...

Lack of skills, visa restrictions, land expropriation, and policy uncertainty are some of the stumbling blocks that special economic envoys have to navigate....

 2018-07-22 14:36 

Business Live

Market data - July 20 2018...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2018-07-22 14:36 

News24

Zim's pill-popping president has 'bad cold': spokesperson...

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been fighting off "a bad cold", hence his use of medication, his spokesperson says, after pictures of the president taking pills at a rally went viral last week....

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