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 2020-07-03 16:40 

News24

Cape Town mayor doesn't want to 'throw law enforcement officials under bus' for eviction of naked man...

While he has ordered an internal and independent investigation into the "unfortunate"; eviction of a naked man from his Khayelitsha home, Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato says he doesn't want to throw the law enforcement officials "under the bus&#...

 2020-07-03 16:30 

Mail & Guardian

Review: 'Swan Song', a brutally vulnerable performance...

Buhle Ngaba's 'Swan Song', showing online at the virtual National Arts Festival, explores the rawness of heartbreak, and of life The post Review: 'Swan Song', a brutally vulnerable performance appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-03 16:13 

Business Live

Capitec expects earnings to plummet for first half of financial year...

The group says headline earnings per share to end-August could fall by as much as 70%...

 2020-07-03 16:11 

News24

Armed men kill 30 villagers in Mali attacks, say local officials...

Armed men have killed at least 30 villagers in Mali in simultaneous attacks on several villages in the centre of the country, local officials have said....

 2020-07-03 16:04 

News24

Covid-19 hotspots: Joburg residents to be relocated in next 4 months, says Mayor Makhubo...

Plans to relocate 1 600 Johannesburg residents in Covid-19 hotspots to safer areas are officially underway, with residents set to move in the next four months, Mayor Geoff Makhubo says....

 2020-07-03 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Building set for take-off if demand is unshackled...

The construction industry could grow rapidly from the third quarter if interest rates stay low for some time....

 2020-07-03 15:57 

News24

WATCH | Pandemic puzzle: tracing the origins of Covid-19...

ssIt is still unclear when and how Covid-19 jumped from animals to humans, and whether it is a "natural" virus....

 2020-07-03 15:52 

News24

Your weather: Another cool day to kick off the weekend...

It will be another fine and cool day heading into the weekend, the South African Weather Service says....

 2020-07-03 15:49 

News24

Lockdown: Somizi's case postponed as NPA considers representations from the TV star's lawyers...

The case against radio and television presenter Somizi Mhlongo has been postponed for further investigations....

 2020-07-03 15:32 

News24

Covid-19 relief will be audited, warns labour minister as he vows fraud crackdown...

Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi has vowed to crack down on fraudulent Covid-19 relief claims, warning that forensic audits will be applied if needed and the Hawks are standing by....

 2020-07-03 15:23 

News24

Hard lockdown not a solution, says Joburg mayor Makhubo as Gauteng cases climb...

As Gauteng's Covid-19 cases spike, Johannesburg executive mayor, Geoff Makhubo, says hard lockdown will not be a solution....

 2020-07-03 15:21 

News24

Police officer found dead in her home in Klerksdorp...

Police have launched an investigation after a police officer was found murdered at her home in Extension 14, Kanana, outside Klerksdorp....

 2020-07-03 15:20 

News24

Alleged cash-in-transit getaway driver shot dead, hours after heist at same mall in Cape Town...

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is probing the death of an alleged getaway car driver who was shot dead at a Cape Town mall on Thursday, just hours after a cash-in-transit heist at the same shopping centre....

 2020-07-03 15:18 

Business Live

Use your economic power to help fix a divided society...

The coronavirus has cast a spotlight on many issues that you may feel strongly need to be addressed...

 2020-07-03 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

RBPlat partnerss with government to open Royal Bafokeng Platinum Field Hospital...

Royal Bafokeng Platinum added 200 new beds to provide initial medical care for employees and community members....

 2020-07-03 14:56 

News24

The Full Story: Zondo Commission testimony fills key gaps in Lucky Montana's R45m 'bribery' scandal...

Explosive testimony aired at the Zondo Commission supports allegations that ex-Prasa CEO Lucky Montana received massive bribes from one of the SoE's foremost contractors....

 2020-07-03 14:53 

News24

'Life's so tough': Never-ending misery for crisis-hit Zimbabweans...

Hit by runaway hyperinflation and a rapidly devaluing currency, Zimbabweans are watching their earnings evaporate....

 2020-07-03 14:51 

News24

'You are ready and getting readier' - Ramaphosa is pleased with Mpumalanga's Covid-19 plans...

President Cyril Ramaphosa is pleased with the plans Mpumalanga has put in place to deal with Covid-19, especially as infections are expected to rise....

 2020-07-03 14:50 

News24

SABC's reviewed editorial policies aim to stamp out outside 'interferences'...

The SABC launched its reviewed 2020 editorial policy on Friday, signifying a change in who is considered the broadcaster's editor-in-chief....

 2020-07-03 14:49 

News24

Trump visits Mount Rushmore amid controversy, coronavirus concerns...

President Donald Trump will begin his July Fourth celebrations with a trip to Mount Rushmore on Friday despite concerns about gathering a large crowd....

 2020-07-03 14:45 

News24

Old Brown Sherry does NOT cure Covid-19 as claimed in viral voice note - brewer, health dept...

The brewers of Sedgwick's Old Brown Sherry and the Eastern Cape health department have dismissed reports that the popular drink cures the Covid-19 coronavirus....

 2020-07-03 14:42 

Business Report (IOL)

Old Mutual appoints of Iain Williamson as Chief Executive Officer...

Old Mutual has announced the appointment of Iain Williamson as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately....

 2020-07-03 14:23 

Business Live

Prince Andrew stunned at claim he is not co-operating after Maxwell arrest...

He has faced claims from US prosecutors that he is avoiding giving his version of events in the Jeffrey Epstein scandal...

 2020-07-03 14:10 

News24

ANALYSIS | Lessons for Aphiwe Dyantyi in Chiliboy Ralepelle dope case...

You're not likely to read previous doping tribunal panel findings, so Sibusiso Mjikeliso did it for you, and came up with lessons for Aphiwe Dyantyi and other athletes....

 2020-07-03 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Intel to invest $255m in Reliance's digital unit Jio Platforms...

Intel's investment arm will pay some $255 million for a small stake in Reliance Industries' digital unit Jio Platforms....

 2020-07-03 13:45 

News24

One man dies, another injured after falling 15 metres from building in KZN...

One man has died and another has been seriously injured after falling roughly 15 metres from a building in Scottburgh, south of Durban....

 2020-07-03 13:41 

News24

Zondo Commission is biased, a 'farce', says letter from ex-Prasa CEO Lucky Montana...

Montana, the rail agency's CEO between 2010 and 2015, said he would be willing to appear before the commission to give his side of the story....

 2020-07-03 13:28 

Business Live

Old Mutual appoints Iain Williamson as new CEO...

Willamson stepped in as interim CEO after Old Mutual parted ways with Peter Moyo in the middle of 2019...

 2020-07-03 13:27 

Business Live

Fita to appeal high court tobacco ruling 'riddled with errors'...

The tobacco association says illicit trade in cigarettes is 'destructive of the rationality of the ban', a notion the court dismissed...

 2020-07-03 13:27 

Business Live

WATCH: On the Covid front-line...

Prof Shabir Madhi, of Wits, talks to Business Day TV about the possibilities of a vaccine for Covid-19...

 2020-07-03 13:27 

News24

UPDATE | UK Labour leader says coronavirus inquiry is inevitable...

Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer has said that an inquiry into government's handling of the coronavirus crisis was inevitable....

 2020-07-03 13:01 

News24

Covid-19 wrap | Mexico posts coronavirus record, Trump hails US testing...

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-07-03 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tencent launches new US game studio for global appeal...

Tencent Holdings has launched a new California-based studio this week, as it looks to further expand its presence overseas....

 2020-07-03 12:59 

News24

Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi murder begins in absentia...

Twenty Saudi suspects including two former aides to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have gone on trial in absentia in Turkey....

 2020-07-03 12:51 

Mail & Guardian

Cryptic Crossword 239 July 3...

Your weekly challenge awaits The post Cryptic Crossword 239 July 3 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-03 12:50 

Mail & Guardian

Cartoon: Carlos on respect for the law...

It appears that those tasked with enforcing the law don't know it. The post Cartoon: Carlos on respect for the law appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-07-03 12:32 

Business Live

No more bailouts for SAA, which must close down, Treasury says...

This stance is in direct conflict with the view of public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan and the ANC...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

Business Live

JSE static as investors digest increasing virus numbers...

Positive economic data was outweighed by Covid-19 numbers, especially in the US, which may lead to new lockdown measures globally...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

Business Live

PODCAST | Economic news of the week: This is why state relief is not reaching SMEs...

Guy Hosking, CFO at Retail Capital, looks at the SA economy through the lens of small business and its lack of liquidity...

 2020-07-03 12:32 

Business Live

Gauteng's biggest labour centre shut down after Covid-19 cases...

The closures could lead to further delays in the processing of applications for Ters, which the UIF administers...

 2020-07-03 12:15 

News24

IPID probes death of cop killed in alleged accidental shooting...

The Independent Police Investigative Police Directorate is investigating the death of a police officer who was allegedly accidentally shot by a colleague....

 2020-07-03 12:04 

News24

JUST IN | Tobacco group lodges leave to appeal ruling that kept cigarettes banned...

Last month High Court in Pretoria dismissed FITA's initial challenge to overturn the ban on the sale of tobacco and cigarettes....

 2020-07-03 12:01 

Mail & Guardian

Demolition of hope in Hangberg...

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders The post Demolition of hope in Hangberg appeared firs...

 2020-07-03 12:01 

Mail & Guardian

Demolition of hope in Hangberg...

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders The post Demolition of hope in Hangberg appeared firs...

 2020-07-03 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Deterioration in SA's factory activity slows in June as lockdown eases -PMI...

South African private sector activity shrank much less quickly in June, after a record pace of contraction the month before....

 2020-07-03 11:58 

News24

Soweto welfare centre struggling to help orphans after robbery...

Sizanani, an organisation in Soweto that supports destitute children, has been robbed of around R50 000 worth of food, computers and other goods....

 2020-07-03 11:55 

Business Report (IOL)

National Treasury warns of debt spiral...

National Treasury warned MPs that failure to arrest SA's debt trajectory would see borrowing costs consume almost a third of the budget....

 2020-07-03 11:37 

Business Live

Did Mogoeng Mogoeng's comments breach judicial code?...

The chief justice's statements display his commitment to the impartial resolution of the Israel/Palestine conflict, writes Mark Oppenheimer...

 2020-07-03 11:36 

Business Live

The week in pictures...

Covid-19 continues to stalk the planet, even as encouraging economic data emerges from around the world...

 2020-07-03 11:36 

Business Live

Workers return to AB InBev in London with strict new rules in place...

The beer giant worked with social norms experts to refurbish its offices, providing a window into what to expect from big companies elsewhere...

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