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The founder of a right-to-die organisation was arrested on Tuesday in connection with the death of Anrich Burger.The founder of a right-to-die organisation, Dignity SA, has been granted R20,000 bail.Sean Davison was arrested for allegedly assisting a friend to commit suicide in Sea Point in 2013.Davison appeared in the Cape Town magistrates court on Wednesday.He was arrested on Tuesday in connection with the death of Anrich Burger who became a quadriplegic after a car...

Alan Winde Named as DA’s WC Candidate For Premier

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has named Alan Winde as the party's candidate to run...

Ex-convict Charged For Calling Ramaphosa the K-word

A case of crimen injuria has been laid against ex-convict, Kessie Nair, who this week...
DA Leader Mmusi Maimane.

DA Expected To Announce WC Premier Candidate

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is expected to make the last of its premier candidate announcements on Wednesday...
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Push to Commercialise Hemp After Decision On Dagga

You can no longer be arrested for smoking dagga at home, or even for possession...
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#StateCaptureInquiry: Mantashe’s Name Pops Up

Two top bank executives on Tuesday detailed how they fought efforts by senior ANC leaders...
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Dagga Ruling Raises Questions Over Policing

The dust is settling on the landmark dagga ruling, leaving questions on Wednesday morning about how...
A fire at the Bank of Lisbon building in Johannesburg.

DA Lays Criminal Charges Against Gauteng MECs Over Fire Bank Of Lisbon Building

The Democratic Alliance laid charges of culpable homicide on Tuesday against three Gauteng MECs and...
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#StateCaptureInquiry: Large Funds Transferred From Gupta Accounts – Absa

An Absa official says the bank noticed large sums of money being transferred from Gupta-linked accounts which...
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Unicef: Every 5 Sec A Child Under 15 Dies

The United Nations says child mortality rates have fallen by 62% in the last 25...
Entire villages are flooded
Nigeria has declared a national disaster after severe flooding left about 100 people dead across 10 states, the country's main relief agency said on Tuesday.Heavy seasonal rains have caused the Niger and Benue rivers to burst their banks, inundating communities, farms and trapping tens of thousands of people in their homes.Sani Datti, from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), told AFP: "We have declared a national disaster in four states - Kogi, Delta, Anambra...
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Thai Cave Rescuer Sues Elon Musk Over ‘Pedo’ Comments

Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla Inc, was sued on Monday for defamation for allegedly suggesting that one of the rescuers of 12...
People work during a rescue and retrieval operation for landslide victims caused by Typhoon Mangkhut.

Hope Fades For Dozens Trapped In Landslides Philippines

A Philippine mayor said Monday that it's unlikely any of the dozens of people thought buried in a huge landslide set off by Typhoon...
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All The Winners At The 2018 Emmy Awards

Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honours and HBO's Game of Thrones recaptured the best drama series award Monday...

Son-in-law Goes on Trial For Murder of Billionaire Helene Pastor

The son-in-law of murdered Monaco property billionaire Helene Pastor will Monday go on trial in France for her 2014 contract killing, along with nine...

WATCH: Modern Day Noah’s Ark Saves 64 Cats and Dogs From Florence’s Wrath

There is nothing like a meal at the Waffle House after driving more than 60 animals from the South Carolina coast to southern Alabama...
Former President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally.

Obama Returns To Politics

Nearly two years out of the White House, former President Barack Obama is facing another political test.To the delight of many Democrats, he's stepped...
South Africa Adopts Swahili

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South Africa Adopts Africa’s Most Internationally Recognized LanguageStarting in 2020, schools will teach Kiswahili as an optional language. The push to embrace the Swahili language comes as African countries look into plans to reform...
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Own And Live In A National Monument On Port Alfred’s East Bank

It’s not every day that a National Monument becomes available for purchase, especially one you can comfortably live in while enjoying sweeping waterfront views.Ideally...
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It Is National Wills Week: Get Your Will Drawn Up For Free

South Africans should take advantage of the opportunity to have their wills drafted during this year’s Wills Week from 17 to 21 September, according...
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Coca-Cola Eyes Cannabis Market

Aurora Cannabis led pot stocks higher after Coca-Cola said it’s eyeing the cannabis drinks market, becoming the latest beverage company to tap into surging...
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3 Important Investing Principles To Remember When Markets Get Scary

South African investors are nervous and for good reason. With a sluggish economy and weak Rand, worries over uncertain land expropriation policies and fears...

Amcu, Solidarity Sign 3-year Wage Deal With Anglo Gold Ashanti

Unions still haven’t reached a deal with Sibanye-Stillwater, Harmony Gold and Village Main Reef.The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) and Solidarity have...
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A Permaculture Garden For The Farm Community

At the SanLucar citrus farm in Rooihoogte (Western Cape), the company promotes long-term agriculture - an inspiring project that not only provides fresh and...

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China’s ‘Maradona’: The ‘Soccer Nut’ Still Going Strong At 63

Friends call him "Maradona" and Chinese media have dubbed him "Soccer Nut" -- Zhao Chongshan...
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Japanese MMA Star Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto Dies At 41

Tributes flowed Wednesday for charismatic Japanese mixed martial artist Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto, who died at...
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Super Sub Firmino Hands Liverpool Flying Champions League Start Over PSG

Liverpool left it late but showed Paris Saint-Germain have plenty of work to do if...
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Former Winners Red Star Frustrate Napoli On Group Stage Debut

Former European Cup winners Red Star Belgrade held Carlo Ancelotti's Napoli to a creditable 0-0...
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Cape Town Lifesavers Dominate At The Torpedo SwimRun Wild

Torpedo SwimRun Wild took place over two days in the Wilderness area over the weekend,...
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Britz To Draw On European Experience At World Cycling Champs

Promising South African cyclist Azulde Britz will hope to put the experience she recently gained...

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Andriy Yarmolenko scored twice on his first start for West Ham as they climbed off...

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Lewis Hamilton won the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday in dominant fashion to increase his...

Ronaldo Off The Mark As Juventus Maintain 100% Record

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first competitive goals for Juventus on Sunday, with a second-half double...

Jimenez’s Goal For Wolves Leaves Burnley Winless

Raul Jimenez scored the only goal of the game as newly-promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers continued their...
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Airports, Way More Disgusting Than You Think

Airports across the world see tens of millions of passengers annually, so it should come as no surprise that the sprawling spaces are filled with icky pathogens of all kinds. But according to a new study from...
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How Did Opium Poppies Get Their Painkilling Properties?

Humans have been turning to the poppy plant to get high or relieve pain for thousands of years. And despite all our other staggering pharmaceutical progress, our reliance on the plant hasn't changed much; poppies...
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The Magical Treehouse That Was Built In Less Than A Month

Pete Nelson, the genius behind popular Animal Planet show Treehouse Masters, takes viewers behind the scenes of a larger-than-life treehouse he was commissioned to build in Maine. It took Nelson and his team less than a...
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Woody Allen’s Twisted Family Story Gets Even More Twisted

For years, Woody Allen had almost nothing to say about his shocking act of leaving Mia Farrow for her adopted daughter, 36 years younger than him."The heart wants what it wants," he explained weakly...
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Japanese Fashion Tycoon Will Board First SpaceX Moon Flight In 2023

SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger on a voyage around the moon as Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, the founder and chief executive of online fashion retailer Zozo.A...
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All The Winners At The 2018 Emmy Awards

Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honours and HBO's Game of Thrones recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse...
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Birth Injury Claims: The Shocking Truth About Cerebral Palsy...

Cerebral palsy is the single largest cause of disability in children worldwide. In South Africa, a crumbling public health care sector, characterised by under-trained and under-resourced doctors and nurses, is driving up the prevalence...
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Sitting All Day Is Killing Us. Can ‘Dynamic Sitting’...

It’s been called the new cancer and it’s killing us. Sitting all day hunched forward looking at a screen causes a laundry list of horrific health problems from heart and brain damage to back,...
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Your Skin Can Be Healthy Even With Blemishes, Blackheads,...

With our social media feeds filled with selfies of flawless, sun-kissed goddesses who tell us that drinking a lot of water and leading stress-free lives will give us blemish free skin, it's easy to...
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5 Trips Around South Africa That You Should Take...

When your retirement comes one thing that might tantalise your buds is the prospect of not having to plan an annual holiday in a specific time period.Why? Because you’re retired, and you now have...
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Three East African Cities You Need To Visit

East Africa is arguably the most beautiful region in Africa. Mesmerzing beaches, verdant forests and some of the most unique wildlife experiences make it a special place. Here are three cities in East Africa you...
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A Quick Guide To Soma Bay, Egypt

On a small peninsula looking out over the pristine waters of the Red Sea is the exclusive Egyptian resort of Soma Bay.Featuring some of the best diving in the region, an 18-hole championship golf...
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Experts Plead With Jo’burg Zoo To Release Lammie The Elephant

By Melissa ReitzWhile Lammie the elephant languishes alone since the recent death of her partner, Kinkel, elephant experts are calling for her release from...
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Invitation To 4 X4 Enthusiasts To A Road Less Travelled In...

The SANParks Honorary Rangers, Wilderness Region, are calling 4X4 enthusiasts to the “Road Less Travelled Off-Road Experience” in the Garden Route National Park on...
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Successful Estate Agents To Adapt To Changing Consumer Behaviour

Linda Erasmus, CEO of Fine & County Sub-Saharan Africa, discusses how changing consumer needs will dictate the way in which successful real estate agents need...
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HPE Reimagine 2018 Event To Showcase An “Extraordinary” Future For South...

A leader in cutting edge technology and innovation, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), will be hosting their Reimagine 2018 event at the Kyalami International Convention...
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Celebrate Pinotage Day at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek on Saturday, 13 October 2018, and take pride in South Africa’s home grown...
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Dream Hotels & Resorts Joins South African Tourism’s Sho’t Left Travel...

To celebrate Tourism Month this September, South African tourism stakeholders are joining the Sho’t Left movement and creating value-for-money opportunities to encourage local travel....
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Crime is an unfortunate reality of South African life. “The release of the annual crime statistics by the South African Police Service today should...
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Tunisia To Host The 29th AFRINIC Public Policy Meeting

Tunisia will in November host hundreds of key players in the African and global Internet industry sector at the 29th public policy meeting of the...
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For the first time since 1681, Clan Buchanan will have a clan chief to represent millions of clansmen and clanswomen around the world. The clan,...

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