Tue, 14 Jul 2020

12 accused walk free as Verulam mosque bombing case struck from roll

On Monday, KwaZulu-Natal National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Natasha Kara said the State had brought a postponement application for further ...

Isaah Mhlanga | There's no extremist path to SA's recovery

To reconstruct an economy implies to rebuild that which is broken in this economy. There is a need to clearly ...

Covid-19: Though case numbers are low, concern is growing in Limpopo

Thabiso Maleka, who was among a group of men huddled in conversation some without masks on while many of those ...

Covid-19: Gauteng breaks 100 000 case mark as SA total hits 287 769

Gauteng - 103 713Western Cape - 79 344Eastern Cape - 52 058KwaZulu-Natal - 27 387North West - 10 535Free State ...

Guardrisk to appeal Covid-19 claims ruling that ordered it to pay up

Guardrisk has decided it is going to appeal the Western Cape High Court ruling that ordered the company to pay ...

SA faced with double storm of Covid-19 and hunger, warns Zulu

Zulu also announced that over two million of those applications were active on various databases, including those who are currently ...

Booze ban: Winde warns of catastrophic unemployment pandemic

On alcohol in particular, Winde said during the initial "lockdown" and the subsequent alert Level 4, when alcohol sales were ...

WHO Warns 'No Return to Normal' Amid Pandemic

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned Monday that there would be "no return to the old 'normal' for the foreseeable ...

Air pollution, temperature and respiratory disease: a South African study

Global warming and air pollution have something in common: their effects on human health. Air pollution is a well-known cause ...

Long-distance taxis hardest hit during lockdown - Santaco

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said taxis making local trips could operate at 100% capacity.Long-distance taxis, however, could only load ...

We were blindsided by fresh ban, says alcohol industry

South Africa's alcohol industry has said it was blindsided by government's immediate reinstatement of the ban on alcohol, warning of ...

OBIT | Zindzi Mandela, remembered for her 1985 address, dies at 59

South Africa's ambassador to Denmark Zindiswa Mandela passed away at the age of 59 on Monday morning. She was the ...

Cyril Ramaphosa | The coronavirus storm is upon us

Dear Fellow South African,Last night, I addressed the nation on the state of the coronavirus pandemic in our country. What ...

Lions: Covid-19 positive player in isolation, but not acutely ill

on Sunday night that players and management underwent routine Covid-19 screening tests last week, as required by government prior to ...

JUST IN | Zindzi Mandela, 59, has died

Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and Nelson Mandela, has died.She started her stint as South Africa's ambassador to ...

5 talking points: Super Rugby Aotearoa Week 5

Moments after Ennor caught Black napping, the Blues were again caught off guard when Crusaders flyhalf Richie Mo'unga did something ...

US Surgeon General Urges Everyone to Wear Masks

The top U.S. health official is urging everyone to wear a mask when out in public to prevent the spread ...

EDITORIAL | Be angry at partygoers, not Ramaphosa, for new booze ban

President Cyril Ramaphosa has reintroduced a ban on the sale and distribution of alcohol, as the country approaches the 300 ...

Your weather update: Blue Monday as cold front persists

Gale to strong gale force north-westerly to westerly winds (65-100km/h) are expected between Cape Columbine and Cape Agulhas spreading to ...

OPINION | 'Don't trust me, I'm a doctor'

A global survey of preparedness for a pandemic carried out in October 2019 by experts in the Global Health Security ...

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Anant Singh pays tribute to his friend Zindzi Mandela

Zindzi Mandela was a friend, a sister, an activist and a mentor. She was her mother's daughter, a firebrand who ...

UN peacekeeper killed in Central African Republic attack

BANGUI - Militiamen killed a United Nations peacekeeper from Rwanda and injured two others in an ambush on a convoy ...

Isaah Mhlanga | There's no extremist path to SA's recovery

To reconstruct an economy implies to rebuild that which is broken in this economy. There is a need to clearly ...

Ron Derby | Painted into corner, what does Mboweni do about SAA?

Without Treasury's support and importantly that of Mboweni, the Department of Public Enterprises, as the shareholder representative, has been backing ...

Scholar Vows to Step Up Fight to Repatriate African Artifacts

After a Paris auction house defied his requests and those of Nigerian authorities to halt the sale of artifacts over ...

UK has 100 000 modern slaves but most go undetected, study says

Escaping modern slavery"Whilst Britain has made progress fighting modern slavery, not least in the passing of the Modern Slavery Act ...

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