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 2020-02-19 17:11 

Business Live

Russia warns Turkey after Erdogan threatens 'imminent assault'...

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan deploys more Turkish troops and says talks with Moscow have failed to achieve 'the desired result'...

 2020-02-19 17:11 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE gains as spread of coronavirus slows...

The all share and top 40 were both up on the day, with the platinum and gold indices leaping more than 7%...

 2020-02-19 16:52 

News24

2 people, one a cop, arrested for allegedly being in possession of stolen goods...

A 39-year-old sergeant from Mbekweni police station in Paarl was arrested at her house, while a 31-year-old man handed himself over to the police....

 2020-02-19 16:50 

News24

Duo nabbed in Upington with R1.5m worth of dagga allegedly smuggled from Lesotho...

Two suspects have been arrested for allegedly smuggling dagga from Lesotho into South Africa....

 2020-02-19 16:48 

News24

SONA debate: MPs should apologise for using domestic violence for politicking - Lucas...

Deputy chairperson of the NCOP Sylvia Lucas says gender-based violence should not be reduced to politicking, in a speech on the second day of the debate on the State of the Nation Address....

 2020-02-19 16:38 

News24

At least 3 dead in suspected Islamist attack in Kenya...

At least three people have been killed after gunmen sprayed a passenger bus with bullets in northeastern Kenya, police say, the latest attack by suspected al-Shabaab militants from neighbouring Somalia....

 2020-02-19 16:38 

News24

Brussels bristles at 'dishonest' UK government tweet...

EU officials have expressed irritation at a combative tweet from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office claiming Brussels is shifting objectives in upcoming trade talks....

 2020-02-19 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Adidas, Puma warn of coronavirus hit to China business...

Adidas and Puma both said on Wednesday that the coronavirus outbreak was hurting their business in China due to store closures....

 2020-02-19 16:19 

Business Live

Sibanye cuts debt, eyes first-half dividend...

Sibanye swings back into a profit despite a difficult year at its gold business due to a five-month strike...

 2020-02-19 16:18 

Business Live

TIISETSO MOTSOENENG: Spectrum auction a threat to Telkom...

Restricted access for Vodacom and MTN has helped Telkom move from fixed line to mobile telecoms...

 2020-02-19 16:17 

Business Live

Turkey lowers its key interest rate for a sixth time...

At 50bps it's the smallest so far in an aggressive easing cycle, with the central bank saying it will monitor developments in credit growth...

 2020-02-19 16:10 

Mail & Guardian

EFF tackles apartheid legislation...

While the ANC in Parliament found itself defending the presence of FW de Klerk at the State of the Nation address last week, the government was also — in court this time — defending an apartheid-era law The post EFF tackles apartheid legislati...

 2020-02-19 16:02 

News24

Clipping wings of corruption at SAA: Zondo commission digs in over 'invasive' security vetting...

A witness appearing before the commission of inquiry into state capture struggled to detail how an "invasive" vetting exercise of South African Airways executives and officials reduced the potential for corruption within the entity....

 2020-02-19 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Churches be warned... Tito Mboweni's tax tweet could be very real...

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's tweet that churches should be taxed has been met with ire by some sectors....

 2020-02-19 15:40 

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WATCH | FW de Klerk must apologise on live TV, say 3 protesters at his foundation's offices...

Former president FW de Klerk must account for his actions during apartheid and give an apology live on TV, a very small group of protesters say....

 2020-02-19 15:37 

News24

Bleak future for young people if Ramaphosa can't deliver on his promises...

With the working class resorting to online vouchers for groceries and the poor eating less bread than before, is it not impractical for the president to expect ordinary citizens to tighten their belts when MPs, Ministers and government officials' well...

 2020-02-19 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has a mammoth task ahead of the Budget Speech...

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has a mammoth task ahead of him as he seeks to present the 2020/21 Budget Speech later this month....

 2020-02-19 15:20 

Business Live

Mine royalties can kick-start wealth fund, says Gwede Mantashe...

All mines pay royalties to the state, collecting R8bn in 2019 — but some are concerned about the possibility of corruption...

 2020-02-19 15:20 

Business Live

Steve Smith a picture of calm when reminded of his fall from grace in SA...

Star batsman is back for Australia's white ball engagements with SA over the next weeks...

 2020-02-19 15:20 

Business Live

PODCAST | What you need to know when investing in Africa...

With all the doom and gloom around the SA economy, a number of investors are turning to the rest of Africa for growth opportunities...

 2020-02-19 15:20 

Business Live

NICOLE FRITZ: When parties choose parochial myopia over the big picture...

The DA slips into the same racialism trap as its political rivals...

 2020-02-19 15:15 

Business Report (IOL)

Minister Jackson Mthembu to meet with Stats SA over funding...

The council is independent of Stats SA and advises the statistician-general and minister on matters of official statistics....

 2020-02-19 15:11 

News24

Communities urged to 'cherish, protect and care for schoolchildren'...

The broader community, law enforcement agencies and organisations need to step in and assist the education department in tackling issues facing schools....

 2020-02-19 15:07 

News24

Tazne van Wyk: Cops transporting kidnapping accused back to Cape Town...

A person of interest in the disappearance of Tazne van Wyk, 8, of Cape Town is being transported back to the Western Cape to face a kidnapping charge, the police have said....

 2020-02-19 15:02 

News24

ANC a no-show at Tshwane council meeting about motions of no confidence...

The ANC in Tshwane decides not to attend a council meeting they had called to discuss the four motions of no confidence which they had petitioned....

 2020-02-19 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Budget 2020: Partnering to improve youth employability in South Africa...

Being a young South African right now isn't easy: youth unemployment is at its highest ever at 58.2 percent....

 2020-02-19 14:42 

News24

Enock Mpianzi drowning: Report highlights damning details, says Lesufi...

The much-anticipated forensic report on the drowning of Grade 8 Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi has revealed "wrongdoing by those that have been given the mandate to take care of our children"....

 2020-02-19 14:38 

Mail & Guardian

Race for Champions League descends into madness...

Predicting who will qualify for Europe next season is now shamefully a fool's errand The post Race for Champions League descends into madness appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-19 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Former chief financial officer Andrew King will take the helm at Mondi from April 1...

Andrew King yesterday was appointed to the helm of packaging and paper group Mondi....

 2020-02-19 14:25 

Business Live

Akpeyi going nowhere, says Middendorp...

Chiefs coach stands by his decision to play the goalkeeper despite a costly mistake against Maritzburg...

 2020-02-19 14:25 

Business Live

Ghana set to miss cocoa targets as hot winds hit crops...

Futures on the Intercontinental Exchange are near their highest in three years...

 2020-02-19 14:25 

Business Live

KHAYA SITHOLE: After Ramaphosa's words, we wait for action...

Despite having been showered with much goodwill, the president's administration has little to show for it...

 2020-02-19 14:21 

News24

Arrest made in connection with murder of 72-year-old Durban woman...

Durban police say they have made an arrest in connection with the murder of 72-year-old woman, who was robbed and strangled to death in her Chatsworth home....

 2020-02-19 14:04 

News24

Mamabolo squares up: Bring it on, I will not retract Malema domestic abuse claims...

ANC MP Boy Mamabolo says he will not retract his claims that EFF leader Julius Malema had beaten his wife, telling Malema and his wife he will meet them in court....

 2020-02-19 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Traditional Chinese medicine offers oriental wisdom in fight against novel virus...

After over 2,000 years, the long-tested oriental wisdom is still making its due contributions to the well-being of Chinese people....

 2020-02-19 13:45 

News24

Forgive FW de Klerk, Gauteng DA leader John Moodey tells SA...

Gauteng DA leader and federal leader candidate John Moodey says calls that former president FW de Klerk be stripped of his Nobel Peace Prize are 'a step too far'....

 2020-02-19 13:30 

Business Live

Coronavirus sends gold towards seven-year peak...

Silver gained 1.1%, platinum rose 2.1% and palladium hit an all-time high after soaring 5.2%...

 2020-02-19 13:30 

Business Live

A virus waiting to break loose?...

The lack of a quarantine process for passengers arriving from China puts people at risk...

 2020-02-19 13:30 

Business Live

Jrgen Klopp upset by Atletico's negative tactics...

Spanish side aimed to get Sadio Mane out of the game with a yellow card, Liverpool coach says...

 2020-02-19 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Even the best brands won't last indefinitely...

It is easy to get carried away by the excitement that comes with talk about branding....

 2020-02-19 13:22 

News24

Mmusi Maimane: Open letter to activists striving for a better SA...

The political elites and the business elites remain in bed with each other, serving their own narrow interests at the expense of the excluded and marginalised, writes Mmusi Maimane ....

 2020-02-19 13:14 

News24

SAA officials subjected to 'deeply invasive' security vetting during Myeni's time there, Zondo commission hears...

Executives and officials at SAA during the reign of Dudu Myeni were subjected to "deeply invasive" vetting in order to get security clearances, the state capture inquiry has heard....

 2020-02-19 13:01 

News24

The Citizen fires digital news editor Daniel Friedman...

Daniel Friedman, also known as comedian Deep Fried Man, is dismissed from his position as digital news editor at The Citizen....

 2020-02-19 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Minister Tito Mboweni urged to address the contributions of fledgling industries to the fiscus...

VPASA says new excise on the scientifically proven less-harmful alternative to smoking may push current vapers will be pushed back into smoking....

 2020-02-19 12:52 

Mail & Guardian

Tragic trailblazer Fashanu honoured as homophobic United fans shamed...

Fashanu will be honoured on what would have been his 59th birthday, an occasion also marked by a reminder from Manchester United that homophobia still exists in football The post Tragic trailblazer Fashanu honoured as homophobic United fans shamed appeare...

 2020-02-19 12:44 

News24

WATCH LIVE | Debate on Ramaphosa's SONA resumes in Parliament...

MPs are continuing to debate President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address in Parliament on Wednesday....

 2020-02-19 12:42 

News24

Trump commutes corrupt former politician's sentence...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday commuted the sentence of a former Illinois governor jailed for corruption, as well as pardoning a New York City police chief imprisoned for tax fraud....

 2020-02-19 12:34 

Business Live

UN trying to salvage talks between Libyan government and LNA...

The Tripoli-based government has pulled out of talks with the Libya National Army, which has been trying to take the capital...

 2020-02-19 12:34 

Business Live

Fortescue's Forrest needs to put the ESG into iron ore...

Australian Andrew Forrest is still carbon-friendly as his country burns, saying the science on climate change isn't in yet, writes David Fickling...

 2020-02-19 12:30 

News24

Cops search for two lions spotted roaming through Westonaria...

Westonaria police are searching for two lions that have reportedly been spotted roaming around in the area....

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