Wed, 21 November, 2018
MyCiti
CAPE TOWN - Operations at the Cape Town Civic Centre have resumed after the building was closed due to a protest this morning.Striking MyCiti employees staged a sit-in, demanding to meet with Mayor Dan Plato.Police and city law enforcement officials have been out in full force to contain the protesting crowd. It's been reported authorities used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse the crowd.One of the companies that employ MyCiTi staff earlier this week sacked 80 striking...
HPCSA

Strike At HPCSA Over New Technology That Could Replace Workers

PRETORIA - Services at the Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HPCSA) head offices are...
Pravin

#StateCaptureInquiry: Former DG Claims He Was Told He Would Get A ‘Gupta Minister’

When Nhlanhla Nene was removed as finance minister in 2015, former National Treasury director general...
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Man Allegedly Stabbed To Death By Ex-Girlfriend

Police in Barkly West in the Northern Cape have arrested a 26-year-old woman who allegedly...
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Court Sentences JMPD Officer To 15 Years In Jail

JOHANNESBURG - A 36-year-old Joburg Metro police constable will spend an effective 15 years for...
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Grade 1 Learner Stabbed To Death At North West School

A grade one learner has been stabbed multiple times at a school in the North...
Denise Ganas

Denise Ganas Overwhelmed By Support In Battle With Mometum

JOHANNESBURG – The woman at the centre of a battle with insurance giant Momentum says she’s overwhelmed...
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SANEF Calls On Political Parties To Respect Role Of Media Ahead Of Elections

The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) has called on political parties to respect the...
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Sandton Fire: It’s Safe For Guests To Return To Michelangelo Hotel

Management at the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton say it's now safe for guests to return...

AfriForum’s Gerrie Nel To Take On Ford On Behalf Of Jimmy Family

AfriForum has announced that the head of its private prosecution unit, Advocate Gerrie Nel, will...
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Who would bring a suitcase full of olive oil to Portugal, one of the world's biggest producers of the stuff?Police at Lisbon airport were already suspicious of one passenger before they discovered 24 bottles of extra virgin olive oil marked as Argentinian-made in his luggage."We had information that the man could be a trafficker, so he was stopped for checks, but the fact that he was coming to Portugal with a bunch of olive...
Kim Jong Yang

South Korea’s Kim Jong Yang Named Interpol President In Blow To Russia

South Korea's Kim Jong Yang was elected as Interpol's president on Wednesday, edging out a longtime veteran of Russia's security services who was strongly...

Man Killed By Plane Taking Off From Russia’s Main Airport

MOSCOW – A man was killed on the runway at Moscow's largest airport when he was hit by a plane that was taking off,...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Says He Is Not Considering Resigning

Embattled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he has no plans to resign, sounding defiant after a rough year for the social platform."That's not...
Man Confesses To Over 90 Murders

Man Confesses To Over 90 Murders, Claims He Is US’ Deadliest Serial Killer

A group of friends slashing their dirt bikes through the woods outside Saucier, Mississippi, found Julia Critchfield. It was January 1978. The 36-year-old mother...
This image of the Jezero Crater delta combines information from two instruments on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

NASA Has Chosen Landing Spot For Mars Rover Mission

US space agency NASA has found a suitable landing site for its Mars 2020 rover mission, which is scheduled to launch in July 2020."NASA...
A Marie Stopes clinic in Kenya.

Kenya Bans Charity Marie Stopes From Providing Abortions

Kenya has banned the international charity Marie Stopes from offering abortion services to women and girls after complaints it was promoting the termination of...
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Africa Top10 News

Inspiring and Influential African Women Celebrated in BBC 100 ListFrom a social impact entrepreneur in Nigeria to a writer and activist from Somaliland, BBC...
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‘Bedroom’ Suburb Of Amanzimtoti In KZN Is Far From Sleepy

Situated on the periphery and considered a ‘bedroom’ suburb of Durban, Amanzimtoti, which falls within the eThekwini Metro, has experienced a steady increase in...

Eskom Needs At Least 2 Years To Overcome Coal Shortage, CEO Tells MPs

Eskom says it will need at least two years to overcome its coal shortage woes.The company has implemented load shedding due to coal shortages...
Agile Working

What Is Agile Working And Why Is It Taking Off In South Africa?

Agile working, where employers offer fewer constraints and plenty of flexibility to an employee, is increasingly popular in South Africa. But how should businesses...
A couple on pension dancing on the beach.

How To Fire Up Your Retirement

We all want to retire comfortably after decades of hard work. This means we need to ensure we have a healthy income lined up to last...
Financial Discipline

The Importance Of Financial Discipline This Festive Season

Despite President Cyril Ramaphosa’s economic stimulus plan launched in September to help jumpstart the economy, consumers should tighten their purse strings as the country...
A man holding a placard: looking for a job

Infographic: Jobs Currently Trending

With the unemployment rate standing at 27.5% and in an increasingly competitive environment for jobs, online labour analysis by CareerJunction has revealed a further blow -...

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New Zealand coach Steve Hansen's claim that Ireland are now number one in the world...
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Katy Perry Tops Forbes List Of Highest Paid Women In Music For 2018

Katy Perry has been named Forbes magazine's highest paid woman in music in 2018, beating the likes of Taylor Swift and Rihanna to the title.The 'Roar' hitmaker has topped the business publication's annual list...
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The School Report: How To Talk To Your Child

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