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08/18/2017 02:14 AM
News24.com | Murdered Anika Smit's father wants inquest to continue
The father of murdered teen Anika Smit wants the inquest into her death to continue, despite a suspect being arrested last year.

08/18/2017 02:03 AM
Fin24.com | JSE closes in the red as global markets remain under pressure
The JSE has closed in the red yet again as it followed the trend in other major global bourses.

08/18/2017 01:57 AM
News24.com | #NEWS24 ICYMI: I'm not a racist, says Graeme Pollock, vivid accounts of Spain attacks and Jon Qwelane guilty of hate speech
An international 'Steroid King' is killed in Cape Town, Shaun Abrahams gets tips on how to probe #Guptaleaks and find out what it really means to find work with a criminal record in SA.

08/18/2017 01:52 AM
News24.com | Only NEC can replace me as ANC disciplinary chair - Hanekom
ANC NEC member Derek Hanekom says only the party's national executive committee can replace him as chairperson of the party's national disciplinary committee.

08/18/2017 12:51 AM
News24.com | Police: Spain suspects were preparing bigger attack
Suspects in Spain's twin terror attacks were preparing an even bigger assault but were thwarted in their plans and forced to act quickly, police say.

08/18/2017 12:23 AM
Fin24.com | Barclays puts in sensors to see which bankers are at their desks
Barclays has installed devices that track how often bankers are at their desks.

08/18/2017 12:20 AM
News24.com | 'They call us monkeys' - George Campbell High School pupils
Pupils at the George Campbell High School in Durban have renewed their calls for action to be taken against teachers they claim are racist.

08/17/2017 11:43 PM
News24.com | Death toll now above 400 after mudslides, UN says
More than 400 bodies have been pulled from the debris of Sierra Leone's mudslides as burials and recovery efforts pressed amid the threat of further disaster.

08/17/2017 11:36 PM
News24.com | Janusz Walus parole decision must consider Hani's widow - SCA
Justice Minister Michael Masutha must take a victim impact statement by Limpho Hani into consideration when deciding anew if her husband’s killer, Janusz Walus, should be released on parole, the Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled.

08/17/2017 11:17 PM
News24.com | ANC strangling the truth - Makhosi Khoza
Dissident ANC MP Makhosi Khoza says she feels like a spouse in an abusive relationship with the party, hoping things will get better.

08/17/2017 10:25 PM
Sport24.co.za | Boks begin journey of discovery against Pumas
South Africa launch their Rugby Championship campaign at home to Argentina knowing they have not convinced everyone a new chapter has begun.

08/17/2017 10:13 PM
News24.com | DA won't let go of Faith after Khoza's axing
The DA's Mike Waters says the ANC's "disgraceful firing" of Makhosi Khoza will not mean that the Minister of Public Service and Administration, Faith Muthambi, will escape accountability.

08/17/2017 10:02 PM
News24.com | Residents stage service delivery protest in Hout Bay
A small group of residents blocked the road leading to the Hout Bay harbour in apparent dissatisfaction over service delivery, the City of Cape Town says.

08/17/2017 09:46 PM
News24.com | Magistrate in O'Sullivan's trial accused of being Edward Zuma's aunt
Randburg Magistrate Ndivhuwo Sethusha has dismissed an application to recuse herself from a criminal trial against forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan.

08/17/2017 09:38 PM
News24.com | Night of eerie silence in Barcelona after 'ISIS' car rampage
In Barcelona's old town, dozens of stunned tourists dressed in shorts and T-shirts, have stood behind security tape in the early hours, witnesses to the shocking attack on the famous boulevard of Las Ramblas.

08/17/2017 09:20 PM
Sport24.co.za | I'm not a racist, insists Graeme Pollock
Graeme Pollock insists he is not racist and has again reiterated that his comments regarding transformation were misunderstood.

08/17/2017 09:14 PM
News24.com | Jon Qwelane found guilty of hate speech
Former ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane has been found guilty of hate speech, and ordered to offer an unconditional apology to the LGBT community within 30 days.

08/17/2017 08:37 PM
News24.com | Dear Shaun Abrahams: here's how you probe #Guptaleaks - Glynnis Breytenbach
There are still prosecutors with the experience to investigate the #Guptaleaks and to prosecute successfully. Shaun Abrahams knows who they are, but has failed to appoint them, writes Glynnis Breytenbach.

08/17/2017 08:30 PM
News24.com | Zim's first lady Grace Mugabe remains out of sight amid assault claims
Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe has remained out of sight, several days after a young model claimed Grace Mugabe whipped her with an extension cord in a luxury hotel in South Africa.

08/17/2017 08:26 PM
News24.com | Gardener in court for allegedly killing Pringle Bay employer
A gardener accused of killing a Pringle Bay woman he worked for has made his first appearance in the Caledon Magistrate’s Court.