Fri, 14 May 2021

Cape Town cops come under fire for second time in two weeks

Cape Town police officers have been attacked twice in just under two weeks.The first incident saw Kensington residents aiding a ...

Eastern Cape magistrate recuses himself from cop's triple murder case

The bail hearing of a triple murder accused policeman has been postponed after the magistrate recused himself. The NPA said ...

On this day in 2003: WI recorded highest Test chase

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): It was on this day, 18 years ago, when West Indies under the captaincy ...

Veteran Springbok set to extend Cheetahs stay

Veteran scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar looks likely to see out his career at the Cheetahs.Pienaar, who joined the Cheetahs in 2019 ...

Brendin Horner murder trial to be moved to Free State High Court

The Brendin Horner murder case is being transferred to the Free State High Court.Horner was strangled to death on the ...

Scots confirm Tests against Japan, Wallabies and Springboks

Scotland will host Japan in a rugby Test in November in the first meeting since the Japanese won a group ...

Lupin Q4 PAT up 18 pc at Rs 460 crore on lower input costs

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 13 (ANI): Pharma major Lupin Ltd on Thursday reported 18 per cent jump in its consolidated ...

Tech transfer, voluntary licenses to improve vaccine supply

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Industry body FICCI said on Thursday the government should focus on connecting with global ...

Tim Paine backs Steve Smith for Test captaincy

Sydney [Australia], May 13 (ANI): Australia Test skipper Tim Paine has come out in support of Steve Smith as he ...

Proteas slip to a lowly 7th on ICC Test rankings

The Proteas have slipped down a spot to seventh position on the ICC Test rankings.In the International Cricket Council's (ICC) ...

SA Rugby boss Mark Alexander on challenges of 2021: 'No play, no pay'

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says the organisation's rights partners will not be as "sympathetic" in 2021 as they were ...

Covid-19: Gauteng pensioners say they are ready to be vaccinated

Pensioners in Gauteng have told News24 they are eager to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.They hope the vaccine will ...

Former Tekkie Town owners launch urgent bid to liquidate Steinhoff

Tekkie Town's former owners have launched a new legal bid against Steinhoff.They oppose a new R17bn scheme that will settle ...

Covid-19: SA has now recorded 1 602 031 confirmed cases

As of Wednesday, South Africa had recorded a total of 1 602 031 confirmed Covid-19 cases.2 759 new cases have ...

SA emerging women's tour of Zimbabwe to begin on May 18

Pretoria [South Africa], May 13 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced a 16-player emerging women squad to tour Zimbabwe ...

Free State cop arrested for allegedly shooting at boyfriend

IPID arrested a constable on charges of discharging an official firearm and attempted murder.IPID also arrested another constable for allegedly ...

Moon not sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr will be on Friday - MJC

Hundreds of Muslims gathered in Cape Town on Wednesday night for the official sighting of the moon.Moulana Abdul Khaliq Allie ...

Cheetahs coach on CUT star: 'He is in the Cheslin Kolbe mould'

Cheetahs coach Hawies Fourie has been impressed by the performances of CUT Ixias fullback Cohen Jasper during this year's Varsity ...

Facebook is coming to Parliament, DA says

Facebook representatives will appear before Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications and Digital Technologies on 25 May, the DA said in ...

WRAP | PSL: More pressure on Gavin Hunt as Chiefs draw with Swallows

Benni McCarthy's charges last tasted defeat in league football in January, when they went down to Kaizer Chiefs, but a ...

Pressure mounts on Hunt as Kaizer Chiefs held at home by Swallows

Kaizer Chiefs failed to reignite their top eight title hopes after being held to a 1-1 draw by Swallows FC ...

Virgin Active win a ?dangerous precedent? for British landlords

A UK judged ruled that Virgin Active in the country can wipe out the rent arrears on most of its ...

SAA Technical made R1 billion loss in past six years, employees told

SAA Technical has made a net loss of R1 billion over the past six years and is in the process ...

Illegal private school shut down in Mpumalanga

Everest College of Excellence has been shut down by the Mpumalanga education department and police.The independent school offered classes between ...

University of Fort Hare denies students looted liquor truck

Liquor worth R50 000 was looted from a truck on the R63 road outside the University Fort Hare.Eastern Cape police ...

Bafana Bafana boss Hugo Broos reveals his first assistant coach

Newly-appointed head coach Hugo Broos on Wednesday named Macedonian, Chedomir Janevski as his first assistant coach as he finalises his ...

Western Cape fears 'resurgence' as Covid-19 cases spike

The Western Cape has recorded an increase in Covid-19 cases over the past week.The increase has sparked fears of a ...

Munster won't rush star Bok lock back from injury

Munster coach Johann van Graan says they won't rush Springbok lock RG Snyman back too soon as he recovers from ...

Voter registration weekend will be 17 and 18 July, IEC confirms

The IEC has announced that there will be one voter registration weekend - on 17 and 18 July.The 27 October ...

World Bank's IFC could fund controversial powerships in South Africa

World Bank's International Finance Corporation is interested in funding emergency energy providers in South Africa.This could include Karpowership, the Turkish ...

Match officials confirmed for Lions v Stormers, Bulls v Sharks

Referee Jaco Peyper will take charge of Saturday's highly-anticipated Rainbow Cup SA clash between the Bulls and Sharks at Loftus.With ...

Ascendis reaches deal with lenders to settle billions in debt

Embattled health and wellness group Ascendis Health reached a restructuring and recapitalisation agreement with its creditors Blantrye Capital and L1 ...

How SAPS protects the killers within its ranks

Every year, police in South Africa kill hundreds of people and are accused of brutalising thousands more. A new investigation ...

Ifugao guv appeals for strict compliance with health protocols

LAGAWE, Ifugao, May 12 (PIA) - - Governor Jerry Dalipog appealed anew to the public to strictly comply with the ...

About R3m in TERS fraud under investigation in the Western Cape

A Western Cape employer is under investigation for allegedly fraudulently claiming TERS funding.Another two investigations will be launched for similar ...

Naspers plans Prosus share swap in latest effort to boost value

Naspers investors will be able to swap their shares for those of its Dutch-listed unit, Prosus, in another effort to ...

Covid-19: SA records 1 548 new cases and 71 more deaths

South Africa has recorded a total of 1 599 272 Covid-19 cases.By Tuesday, 1 548 new infections were recorded.Another 71 ...

Undertakers protest at Home Affairs over death certificates

Undertakers embarked on a protest at the Department of Home Affairs offices in Pretoria on Tuesday. The protest centres around ...

63-year-old man arrested at Lebombo border post in R32m drug bust

Acting Mpumalanga police commissioner, Major General Thulani Phahla, said the 63-year-old suspect was travelling from Mozambique to South Africa.Police discovered ...

Final round of Rainbow Cup SA fixtures confirmed

The big PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA clash between the leaders on the log, the Bulls and Sharks, kicks off at ...

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Covid-19: Healthcare workers scramble to be vaccinated in Gauteng

Scores of healthcare workers queued outside Charlotte Maxeke and Netcare Milpark to be vaccinated. Some say they were turned away ...

Heineken South Africa's managing director set to retire soon

Heineken South Africa's managing director, Gerrit van Loo, is taking early retirement from the beermaker, almost three years after his ...

Policeman beaten to death in Eid clashes in Congo

A police officer in Congo's capital Kinshasa was beaten to death and 46 others were wounded as rival Muslim groups ...

On this day in 2003: WI recorded highest Test chase

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): It was on this day, 18 years ago, when West Indies under the captaincy ...

Iran Urged To Stop Jailing, Harassing Kurdish Journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is urging Iran to stop its imprisonment and harassment of Kurdish journalists amid what ...

Scots confirm Tests against Japan, Wallabies and Springboks

Scotland will host Japan in a rugby Test in November in the first meeting since the Japanese won a group ...

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