Thu, 21 February, 2019
The stabbing of 3 pupils at a school in Ceres is being investigated

3 Pupils Injured In Ceres School Stabbing

Three pupils have been stabbed following an altercation at a high school in Ceres.The incident occurred earlier this week.The Western Cape Education MEC’s spokesperson, Jessica Shelver, says the motive is being investigated by the provincial Education Department and South African Police Service."At this stage, we are not certain as...
Eskom's corruption will be dealth with at the State Capture Inquiry.

Watch – Eskom At State Capture Inquiry

Evidence leaders are dealing with reports they will use over the next three weeks as...
Treasury will meet with ratings agencies today to discuss Mboweni's budget speech

Treasury To Meet With Ratings Agencies Over Mboweni’s Budget

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's Budget speech is expected to come under sharp focus when Treasury...
Deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba.

Watch – Jiba Gives Testimony At Mokgoro Inquiry

Deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba is giving testimony at the Mokgoro Inquiry.The inquiry is investigating...
Standard Bank will testify at the State Capture Inquiry about suspicious SEO transactions

Standard Bank To Testify At State Capture Inquiry

The state capture commission has heard how money has been laundered from state-owned enterprises like Eskom and...
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Protests Erupt In JHB And Mpumalanga

The Joburg Metro Police has warned motorists to be careful when they are in the...

Mrwebi Tells Mokgoro Inquiry he’s Always Acted With Integrity

PRETORIA - Head of the Specialised Commercial Crime Unit Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi has presented himself...

City Of CT Accused Of Dragging Feet In CTICC Probe

CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town (CoCT) has been accused of dragging its...
Pensioners

Grant For Pensioners To Increase To At Least R1,780 Monthly

Pensioners can again look forward to an inflation-linked increase in their social grants this year.The...
Jason Rohde

Jason Rohde To Be Sentenced In A Week

Wife killer Jason Rohde will be sentenced in a week's time following the completion of...

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Nigeria’s Electoral Commission

Africa Top10 News

Nigeria’s Electoral Commission has Embraced TechnologyWhile Nigeria’s elections are by no means fully electronic, the use of permanent voter cards (PVC) verified by electronic card readers to accredit voters has proven a major leap. Under the current system, voters show up at polling units and have their PVC verified...
A fire broke out in apartment buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 21 February 2019. At least 70 people have died.

Bangladesh Building Fire Kills At Least 70

The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 70 on Thursday, a fire official...
Nigerian Vote Delay

Nigerian Vote Delay A Reminder Of Investment Risk

A surprise delay in Nigeria’s presidential ballot has served foreign asset managers another reminder of political risk and volatile investment returns in Africa’s biggest economy -...
Brexit

Three MPs Quit UK Governing Party Over Brexit

Three Members of Parliament (MPs) quit Britain’s governing Conservatives on Wednesday over Brexit, saying the issue had “re-defined” the party and was “undoing all...

Uganda’s Ruling Party Endorses Museveni For Sixth-Term Run

KAMPALA - Uganda's ruling party has endorsed President Yoweri Museveni, 74, as its candidate in 2021 elections, which could see him seek a sixth...
Russia

Putin Promises Russians Better Living Conditions ‘Within This Year’

MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin promised Russians rapid improvements in their living conditions as he kicked off his annual state of the nation address...
Brexit reflected as a Union Jack flag torn away from the European flag.

Barroso: UK Likely To Delay Brexit

Britain is likely to delay Brexit and not leave the European Union in March, former EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said on Tuesday,...
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Business And Labour React To Tito Mboweni’s 2019 Budget Speech

There has been a mixed reaction to Minister Tito Mboweni’s 2019 Budget Speech, but what do people in top positions in business and labour...
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SA Finance Minister Tito Mboweni Delivers 2019 Budget Speech

South Africa’s Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered his maiden 2019 budget speech in parliament on Wednesday and announced a number of increases including VAT. 
Silver Lakes

Tranquil Lifestyle Attracts Buyers To Silver Lakes

Established 26 years ago, Silver Lakes Golf and Wildlife Estate, emerged as one of the top performing suburbs in Pretoria, according to Lightstone data....
Retailer Mistakes

5 Major Mistakes Independent Retailers Should Avoid

There is a lot to be said for being an independent retailer in South Africa at the moment. When your business is small, local...
CoWorking Spaces

Why Are Big Businesses Moving Into CoWorking Spaces?

Many of the world’s big businesses, including South African companies, are increasingly making use of co-working spaces even though they have plenty of their...
CIGARETTE PRICE UP

Cigarette Price Up R1.14, Whisky Up R4 Per Bottle, Beer By 12C A Can

As usual, drinking and smoking will cost you more, but vapers beware - Treasury is planning to tax you too.Gamblers can also be expected...

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Robben Picks Anfield As His ‘Worst Stadium’

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben has described Anfield as his “worst stadium” as he prepares...
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Neymar’s Father Denies Any Contact With Barca

Neymar's father reiterated on Sunday that there has been no attempt to contact Barcelona over...
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Lions Record First Win In Buenos Aires

A hat-trick of tries from Marnus Schoeman helped the Lions record their first win in...
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Crowds Flock To Pay Tribute To Sala

The death in a plane crash of Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala was a cruel...
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Thomas Seizes Riviera Lead As Woods Surges

Justin Thomas eagled the first hole of the third round on Saturday to open a...
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Reindeer Cyclones Are As Strange, Mesmerizing As They Sound

Stunning aerial footage shows this unusual defense behaviour.Meteorologists may have to step aside on this one: There's a new kind of cyclone in town.Or,...
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‘Tinder For Cows’ Matches Livestock In The Mood For Love

A Tinder-inspired app is helping farmers match up potential partners for their cattle.Called 'Tudder' - a mix of dating app Tinder and udder -...
Hugh Jackman as Marvel superhero Wolverine.

Hugh Jackman Longest-Serving Marvel Superhero: Guinnes Book Of Records

Hugh Jackman will be included in the next edition of the Guinness Book of World Records for being the longest serving Marvel superhero, having...
Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton Praises #MeToo Movement

Dolly Parton feels the #MeToo movement has raised important issues across the world and hopes it encourages companies from all industries to give women...
Interval training might be the best way to loose more weight according to a recent research review.

Want To Lose Weight? Interval Training Might Be The...

Workouts that mix up a variety of intense exercises with brief recovery periods in between may help people lose more weight than chugging along at a steady pace on a treadmill or exercise bike,...
Wolfgat Restaurant is situated directly at the Atlantic ocean and serves meals foraged from the wild shore.

Tiny SA Beach Restaurant Crowned Best Of The World

A tiny beach restaurant in an isolated South African fishing village was named the best in the world on Monday.Chef Kobus van der Merwe, who did not begin to cook seriously until he was...
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Travel Tip: Don’t Duplicate On Travel Insurance

When planning your next trip, it is prudent to first check against existing household and medical insurance policies so as not to duplicate cover.Did you know that as a South African citizen, your SA...
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6 Ways Travel Can Make You A Better Person

Those of us fortunate enough to have travelled know how impactful the experience can be. The old saying that travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer couldn’t be truer, particularly...

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Discover Complimentary Mystery Tastes At Catharina’s Restaurant

Discover unexpected tastes and let Steenberg Executive Chef, Kerry Kilpin, take you on a mystery...
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UJ Student Scales Handcycling Heights

Four years ago, Palesa Manaleng thought any chance of a career in sport was over...
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Opportunistic Crime Could Climb Amid Load Shedding

Amidst the recent countrywide implementation of stage 3 load shedding by soon to be unbundled...
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State Theatre Brings Fela Kuti’s Story To SA

The State Theatre is proud to announce that the critically acclaimed Nigerian musical play, Fela and...
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Dream Hotels & Resorts Launches Luxury Tented Camps At Finfoot Lake Reserve

Dream Hotels & Resorts has introduced new luxury tent-style accommodation on a shared ownership basis...
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Visa Announces Fintech Fast Track Program In Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East And Africa

Visa (NYSE: V) today announced it is expanding its Fintech Fast-Track Program in the Central...
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African Countries Must Step Up Their Support For Displaced People

With the Kampala Convention, African countries have taken the lead in promising protection and assistance...
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Hurtigruten Cruises: The Tallest Led Screen At Sea

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Entrepreneurs’ Organization Strikes A Balance With Entrepreneur Tarryn Tait

Balancing your business, personal and home life is essential for any entrepreneur, according to Tarryn...