Fri, 14 December, 2018
DURBAN - Minibus taxi operators have been accused of threatening Uber and Taxify drivers. High at risk for the app-hailing companies are those driving cars like VW Polos and Toyota EtiosesThe cars of Uber and Taxify drivers have been threatened in Durban suburbs in recent weeks - one had nine bullet holes in the aftermath - and innocent Polo and Etios drivers have also been targeted when they were suspected of affiliation to the ride-hailing...

Eastern Cape Sisters Burnt To Death After Being Accused Of Witchcraft

An Eastern Cape mayor on Thursday condemned an attack on two sisters who were killed...
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SA Teenager Imprisoned In China Appears In Court Next Week

CAPE TOWN - Chinese authorities have informed the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco)...
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ANC Encouraged By Municipal By-Election Outcome

The ANC on Thursday said it was encouraged by the outcomes of the municipal by-elections...
Former SABC CEO Hlaudi Motsoeneng

Former SABC CEO Motsoeneng Launches Political Party ACM

Controversial former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng has officially launched his political party called...
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Eskom Secures R1.5bn Loan From French Development Agency

Cash-strapped Eskom says it has secured a R1.5 billion loan from the French Development Agency...
The death toll in Eastern Cape this initiation season has risen to 15.

Eastern Cape Initiation Death Toll Rises To 15

The death toll in Eastern Cape this initiation season has risen to 15 following the...
BLF leader Andile Mngxitama

SAHRC Heads To Equality Court Over BLF’s Mngxitama ‘Kill White People’ Comments

In the wake of several complaints against Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama,...
South African drivers licence card.

Motorists Awaiting Licence Cards Not Allowed To Drive

A plea for all drivers awaiting renewed licences to be allowed to drive without threat...
Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama.

IEC: BLF To Refrain From Hate Speech Or Be Deregistered

Black First Land First (BLF) has been warned – refrain from hate speech or risk...
Trumps' ex-lawyer Michael Cohen.

Ex-Lawyer Blames Trump’s ‘Dirty Deeds’ While Receiving His Sentence

US President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his ex-boss as he was sentenced to three years in prison...
Firefighters and medics try to rescue victims after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in Ankara.

9 People Killed In Turkish Train Crash

Nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured in Turkey when a high speed train collided with a locomotive and crashed into a station...
Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street ahead of the no-confidence vote in Parliament.

May Survives No Confidence Vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a confidence vote by the Conservative Party on Wednesday, but a mutiny by more than a third of...
Kenya Replaces New Coins

‘Big Change’: Kenya Replaces Leaders With Animals On New Coins

Kenya’s replaced the likenesses of former political leaders with animals on its newly minted coins. President Uhuru Kenyatta says this shows his country has a...
French President Emmanuel Macron.

Macron Unveils Measures To Curb Yellow Vest Protest

Embattled French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced a series of financial measures seeking to defuse the "yellow vest" revolt that has triggered violent...
Kgalema Motlanthe.

Motlanthe Offers Help To End Zimbabwe’s Political Impasse

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe - who headed the post election violence probe in Zimbabwe - has reportedly offered to mediate between President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
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Egypt

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Egypt’s Knee-jerk Reaction to a Simmering ProblemEgyptian authorities restricted the sale of yellow reflective vests amid fears opponents might attempt to copy French gilets...
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Is Investing In Emerging Markets Worth It?

Emerging markets have become a key contributor to global economic growth but is investing in these economies worth it? CNBC Africa’s Busi Lethole explains.
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South Africa Receives UK Travel Awards

The city of Cape Town has won the accolade for ‘Best City’ for the sixth consecutive year, while South Africa was voted second in...
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Assessing Africa’s Investment Landscape

The International Monetary Fund recently warned that storm clouds were gathering over the global economy and that governments and central banks might not be...
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A Rosy Outlook for Rooibos Agriculture Products

Rooibos, which is exclusively farmed in the Cederberg and Sandveld areas of the Western Cape of South Africa is fast becoming one of the...

Could Pending Retrenchment, R3bn Bailout Be Behind SABC Board Exodus?

Pending retrenchments and a R3 billion bailout may be at the root of the recent exodus of South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board members.December...
Estate Planning

Eight Essential Tips To Make Estate Planning Easier

By Willie FourieEstate planning doesn’t need to be overly complicated, yet there are common mistakes we see people make that can have devastating outcomes...

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Australia Face Defeat In Record India Run Chase

Australia were staring at defeat in the first Test Sunday, losing four wickets in their...
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Copa Libertadores Final Comes To A Head

The violence-hit Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate will finally conclude in...
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Reports that Victor Matfield will soon be unveiled as the new coach of the Bulls...
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England Boss Neville Excited By Japan Test

England manager Phil Neville admitted that a "great generation" of Japan players will pose a...
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Pochettino Urges Spurs To Fight

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Chelsea Launch Investigation Into Racist Abuse

Chelsea and the Metropolitan Police confirmed they are investigating an incident of alleged racist abuse...
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Napoli Coast Before Liverpool Clash

Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti said his side were "ready for Liverpool" after warming up for...
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Cockroaches Put To Work In China

In the near pitch-dark, you can hear them before you see them - millions of cockroaches scuttling and fluttering across stacks of wooden boards as they devour food scraps by the ton in a...
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A Mona Lisa Made Out Of Bread

Students of a cooking and confectionery school in Fukuoka made a mosaic depicting Leonardo Da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" with about 2,200 slices of bread.   The artwork was shown to the public at the annual festival...
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Vast, Zombi-Like Life Lurks Beneath The Seabed…

Scientists have drilled 2.5 kilometres beneath the seabed and found vast underground forests of "deep life," including microbes that persist for thousands, maybe millions of years, researchers said Monday.Feeding on nothing but the energy...
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Karlien Van Jaarsveld’s Social Media Drama Over ‘Missing’ Kids

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Piers Morgan Wants To Be Be Trump’s New Chief Of Staff

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From ‘I Hate You’ To ‘Thank You’

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Celebrate The Festive Season With A Piña Colada!

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The lack of capable, equipped and skilled maths and science teachers in South African schools is a huge concern, and one that the Vula...
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Hard Work Pays Off For UJ Rugby Star

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Use The Holidays To Kickstart Your 2019 Career Change Plans

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It’s estimated that more than 1m people now work in 14 thousand coworking spaces around the globe and the trend become increasingly popular.Linda Trim,...
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South African Students Win R50,000 In The Universities Business Challenge

The Overlings from Mangosuthu University of Technology are the 2018 winners of Cognity Advisory’s Universities Business Challenge (UBC), sponsored by General Electric (GE). The...
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