Thu, 15 Nov 2018

UN Bemoans Lack of Funding for African Anti-Jihadist Force

PARIS - International donors have disbursed less than half of what they had pledged for a regional force fighting to ...

R2K, SOS concerned with 'culture of sexual harassment' at the SABC

Two South African advocacy groups say they are concerned with "what seems to be an endemic culture of sexual harassment" ...

Polokwane police launch manhunt for escaped prisoners

Police have launched a manhunt in Polokwane after five awaiting trial prisoners escaped from custody on Wednesday afternoon. Police spokesperson ...

Cuba to Withdraw Doctors From Brazil After Bolsonaro Snub

HAVANA - Cuba said on Wednesday it would pull thousands of its doctors from Brazil after the South American nation's ...

Sanef concerned about deepening financial crisis at the SABC

Urgent government intervention is required to address the financial woes at the SABC, the South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) ...

Scotland coach expects 'confrontational' Boks

Edinburgh - Scotland coach Gregor Townsend says they expect a physical onslaught from the Springboks in Saturday's Test at Murrayfield. ...

Municipalities' unpaid water bills increase to a whopping R13.1bn

Municipalities that do not pay their water bills have run up a whopping R13.1bn debt - an amount just R2bn ...

Dozens of Migrants Refuse to Leave Container Ship in Libya

MISRATA, LIBYA - Dozens of migrants have barricaded themselves in a container ship in the Libyan port city of Misrata ...

British Army Shortfall Opens Door for Commonwealth Citizens

LONDON - Britain is to allow citizens from all Commonwealth countries to join its armed forces - even if they ...

Former minister Barbara Hogan slams 'reckless', 'negligent' Zuma

Former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan wrapped up her third day of testimony at the state capture inquiry by delivering ...

Proteas: Morris must make it count

Cape Town - South Africa are likely to unleash a trio of "caged beasts" when they tackle Australia in the ...

Potch farmer doused with petrol, almost set alight

A farmer was doused with petrol and almost set alight in the Potchefstroom area on Wednesday morning, Netwerk24 reported. The ...

Gauteng couple drive 1 200km to rescue stray dog

When he saw pictures on Facebook of the starving South African mastiff (boerboel) that had been wandering the streets of ...

KPTL receives new orders of Rs 1,322 crores

New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a leading global EPC player in the power and ...

Dodgy rhino deal leads to fine for Limpopo man

A Limpopo man who faces a string of criminal charges together with alleged rhino horn kingpin Dawie Groenewald, has been ...

Mzansi Super League knocks Bold and the Beautiful off SABC screens

Johannesburg - The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has released the broadcast schedule for the upcoming Mzansi Super League (MSL) ...

Pieter-Steph: It's nice to hear Boks are feared again

Cape Town - Pieter-Steph du Toit says Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has helped restore the "pride and passion" of the ...

Gigaba wasn't targeted by old guard, mistakes are his own - Mantashe

African National Congress national chairperson Gwede Mantashe has criticised those blaming former home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba's political woes on ...

Rain Closes Some Polling Venues as Fiji Elects New Leader

SUVA, FIJI - Heavy rainfall was affecting some voting in Fiji's general election Wednesday, as two men who led different ...

Scotland hooker: Boks will try and cheat ... and so will we

Cape Town - Hooker Fraser Brown believes both sides will push the law as far as they can in Saturday's ...

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Continued weakness in Apple shares drive U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks in the U.S. continued weaker on Wednesday with financials taking the brunt of the ...

Reports: Jeans pioneer could be going public

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Levi Strauss & Co, which pioneered the making of jeans, may be going public for a ...

Stocks in Asia soggy on Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia – Continued pressure on oil prices kept stocks in check across Asia on Wednesday. Oil slid 7% on ...

Best for Qualtrics and SAP yet to come, says SAP CEO

WALLDORF, Germany, PROVO, Utah, SEATTLE, Washington – The purchase of Qualtrics International, which was founded by two brothers, Ryan and ...

U.S. stocks little changed despite oil price dive

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks were directionless on Tuesday with little news for investors to weigh up. General ...

In deal worth $8 billion, SAP agrees to buy Qualtrics

BERLIN, Germany - As part of its strategy to expand into Customer Relationship Management (CRM), the German business software company ...

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