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 2019-02-23 16:18 

News24

1 killed, 13 injured in separate KZN accidents...

A taxi roll-over on a dirt road in KwaZulu-Natal has left one man dead and eleven others injured, while a second accident saw two men injured after a bakkie and truck collided....

 2019-02-23 16:15 

News24

WATCH: Counting starts in Nigeria's delayed poll, after explosions...

Nigerian officials began counting votes in its delayed election after gunfire and explosions started voting day, as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term in Africa's most populous nation....

 2019-02-23 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Alibaba Chief Executive rules out layoffs this year...

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd expects to avoid layoffs this year despite China's economic slowdown, Chief Executive Daniel Zhang said on Friday....

 2019-02-23 15:38 

Business Live

DA wants BBBEE scorecard simplified...

The party's stance on BBBEE was among the reasons its former policy chief, Gwen Ngwenya, quit in January...

 2019-02-23 15:21 

News24

Bonteheuwel reeling after 17th alleged murder of 2019...

The community of Bonteheuwel in Cape Town is reeling from yet another murder in the suburb, after a man's body was found in a street with a stab wound....

 2019-02-23 15:11 

News24

Teen girls, ages 14 and 15, charged with robbing bank...

Police in Massachusetts have charged teenage girls ages 14 and 15 with robbing a bank...

 2019-02-23 15:11 

News24

WATCH: Quirky customs - The 'Glocklerlauf' Procession...

Some of Europe's customs and traditions are a bit off-the-wall. One such is the Glocklerlauf procession in Austria's Salzkammergut region. The idea is to scare off evil winter spirits with bells and coloured lights....

 2019-02-23 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

JPMorgan trades banker offices for shared desks...

JPMorgan Chase & Co is tearing down walls and moving its San Francisco investment bankers onto "hot desks," a space-saving layout....

 2019-02-23 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Why the 'loud silence' on wastage, corruption, fruitless expenditure in #Budget2019?...

NEHAWU says proposed austerity measures will cripple the capacity of the state and undermine service delivery to the poor and the marginalised....

 2019-02-23 13:51 

News24

WATCH: After a week's delay Nigerians finally go to the polls...

But just hours before the polls opened Geidam city in Yobe state was attacked by suspected Islamic extremists and dozens of residents fled....

 2019-02-23 13:38 

Business Live

There should be a job in every house, says Maimane...

'It cannot be that four out of every ten South African households do not have a single income'...

 2019-02-23 13:20 

News24

Maimane dreams of a job in every home at the DA's manifesto launch...

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has presented South African voters with an alternative offer, which he says will see his party putting a job in every home....

 2019-02-23 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Apple and Goldman Sachs are rumored to launch a joint credit card - report...

In addition to these banking plans, Apple is also reportedly planning to launch video streaming and news services....

 2019-02-23 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Partnerships to an African 4th Industrial Revolution...

Dr Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank details the progress of youth-focused investment to Africa's participation in 4IR....

 2019-02-23 12:24 

News24

Toxic alcohol kills 69 in India, hundreds hospitalised - officials...

Sixty-nine workers have died and at least 200 others have been hospitalised in northeastern India after drinking toxic liquor, officials say....

 2019-02-23 12:24 

News24

PICS: 2 survive after Ferrari smashes into Sandton street pole...

A driver and a female passenger of a Ferrari walked away from a serious collision after crashing into a street pole in Sandton....

 2019-02-23 11:38 

Business Live

Musk turns to Morgan Stanley for five monster mortgages...

'Super-jumbo'; bonds are increasingly common as house prices rise; Musk's loans show how even the wealthiest use mortgages to maintain liquidity...

 2019-02-23 11:32 

News24

Hundreds in Tshwane left in the dark after substation struck by lightning...

Hundreds of Tshwane residents were left in the dark after the Brakfontein substation went up in flames following a lightning strike....

 2019-02-23 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

AutoNation misses profit, revenue estimates; names new Chief Executive...

AutoNation reported lower-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, as the retailer sold fewer new vehicles and named a new chief executive officer....

 2019-02-23 10:47 

News24

WATCH: Thousands rally to end India's rape shame stigma...

Thousands of people attend a rally in the Indian capital to shine a light on victim blaming in rape and sexual assault cases, something campaigners say allows perpetrators to get off scot-free....

 2019-02-23 10:39 

News24

Numsa backs 'naturally superior' Caster Semenya...

The National Union of Mineworkers of South Africa has come out in support of South African athlete Caster Semenya, declaring that she is "naturally superior"....

 2019-02-23 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Namibia's economic growth prospects to remain dull...

Simonis Storm Securities (SSS) on Thursday in a Fixed Income and Economics report stated that the economy needs drastic reform....

 2019-02-23 09:49 

News24

DA says it is ready to govern as supporters gather for manifesto launch...

The DA said it is ready to govern South Africa, and its readiness will be reflected in the manifesto the party is launching at the Rand Stadium in Johannesburg....

 2019-02-23 09:21 

News24

WATCH: Rival border concerts held for Venezuela...

Government and opposition stage rival events on either side of the border with Colombia....

 2019-02-23 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

#Budget2019: Papering over the cracks, but is it enough?...

Perhaps the biggest surprise was with less than three months to the general election a budget that was certainly not populist....

 2019-02-23 08:21 

Business Report (IOL)

SA to develop Africa's largest tech hub...

Government is looking at developing the biggest tech hub in Africa, a coding and programming academy ... for the youth and start-ups in particular....

 2019-02-23 08:20 

News24

Lesufi's school bullying meeting postponed due to venue roof collapse...

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi's meeting with the Representative Council of Learners has been postponed due to the collapse of the auditorium rooftop at Rhema Bible Church in Johannesburg....

 2019-02-23 08:01 

News24

Isipingo wall collapse highlights need for strict controls in construction - council...

The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) called for strict controls on construction sites as a police inquest continues into the deaths of three workers in a wall collapse in Isipingo....

 2019-02-23 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

South Africa to reach the fiscal cliff by 2042...

#Budget2019: The main takeaway from the budget speech is that the country is in trouble and needs to take proactive steps to recover....

 2019-02-23 07:59 

News24

Polls open in Nigerian election...

Nigerians began voting for a new president after a week-long delay that has raised political tempers, sparked conspiracy claims and stoked fears of violence....

 2019-02-23 07:46 

News24

Swede sentenced for royal jewels heist worth R98m...

A 22-year-old Swede has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison after he was convicted of stealing royal funeral artifacts said to be worth R98m from a Swedish cathedral last year....

 2019-02-23 07:38 

News24

LIVE: DA election Manifesto kicks off in Johannesburg...

The Democratic Alliance (DA) launches their manifesto on Saturday at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg....

 2019-02-23 07:37 

Business Live

Companies scramble for interdicts to block secondary mine strike...

Sibanye CEO Neal Froneman says the company can sit out gold strike as other mining companies scramble to secure court interdicts to stop industry strike...

 2019-02-23 07:22 

News24

Gunfire heard in cities as Nigerians finally go to the polls...

Multiple blasts in Nigeria's northeast are opening election day as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term in Africa's most populous nation....

 2019-02-23 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Sweet deal for SA's second JSE female MD...

Captain of industry Mamongae Mahlare says she has settled well in her new role as managing director of a subsidiary of Illovo Sugar Africa....

 2019-02-23 06:50 

News24

Khayelitsha residents protest against sky-high water bills...

Residents of Ilitha Park and Phakamisa have marched to the Khayelitsha administration office to demand that the City of Cape Town write off their sky-high water accounts....

 2019-02-23 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Treasury predicts economic growth without a plan to get there...

It is uncertain how we expect to achieve 1.5% growth as this year's budget is not geared towards facilitating economic growth to any real extent....

 2019-02-23 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tesla rolls out Model 3 in China ahead of schedule in sales push...

Tesla Inc has started delivering Model 3 cars in China slightly ahead of schedule....

 2019-02-23 05:43 

News24

Touchdown: Japan probe Hayabusa2 lands on distant asteroid...

A Japanese probe sent to collect samples from an asteroid 300 million kilometres away for clues about the origin of life and the solar system landed successfully, scientists said....

 2019-02-23 05:41 

News24

Nigeria election: Key numbers...

In Nigeria, it is often said that no figure is verifiable unless it is the price of a barrel of crude oil....

 2019-02-23 05:39 

News24

'Phakama Ramaphosa' - ANC president gets his own election song...

Another election album has been launched, this time it's from the ANC, and the president gets his own song....

 2019-02-23 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Venture capitalist's R400m adventure to dent SA unemployment...

Venture capitalist Gavin Reardon is on an investment drive to raise R400 million to benefit emerging, black-owned small and medium enterprises....

 2019-02-23 04:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Sars still plagued by significant inefficiencies...

COMMENT: This year's Budget Speech highlights the inefficiencies that are still being faced by Sars ... writes Tertius Troost....

 2019-02-23 04:00 

Business Report (IOL)

6 pricing tips for businesses, so that you don't loose your customer...

Among the most expensive mistakes you can make as a small business owner is to get the price point wrong for the products....

 2019-02-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Budget 2019: Citizens and civil society cannot afford to relax...

With a shortfall in revenue collection, where will the state get much-needed cash?...

 2019-02-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Kagame's AU reforms will struggle to survive without him...

Will Paul Kagame be able to sustain the momentum and ensure the implementation of his continental plans?...

 2019-02-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Attempts to influence NPA decisions by crime intelligence revealed...

New revelations about attempt to influence the NPA's decisions came to light during Lawrence Mrwebi's cross-examination at the Mokgoro inquiry...

 2019-02-22 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

De Beers Group revenues grow 4% in 2018...

De Beers Group executive vice president made this revelation on Thursday when presenting the group's preliminary financial results for 2018....

 2019-02-22 20:17 

News24

Man with terminal cancer dies days after dream wedding...

A dying man fulfilled his final wish when he married the love of his life just days before he succumbed to cancer....

 2019-02-22 19:58 

News24

Police nab suspect after Muizenberg mugging caught on video...

Police have arrested a man for the robbery of a woman walking in Muizenberg....

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