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Limpopo arrest in Meyiwa case untrue – police

Police on Friday denied reports that a suspect in Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa’s murder was arrested at Beit Bridge on the border with Zimbabwe. more ...

Better conditions at Thandi Modise’s farm

Conditions at the North West farm belonging to National Council of Provinces chairwoman Thandi Modise have improved, the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA) said on Friday....  more ...
Free State accident halts N3 traffic
The N3 was closed in both directions between Montrose and the Tugela toll plaza on Friday due to an accident on Van Reenen's Pass, the N3 Toll Concession said.... more ...
Keenan Mokwena released after admitting guilt
A man accused of pointing a firearm that led to the crossfire shooting that left three-year-old Luke Tibbetts dead has been released after admitting guilt and paying a fine, Gauteng police said on Friday.... more ...
Nkandla draft report says Madonsela’s findings not binding
A draft report by the parliamentary committee on the Nkandla controversy has absolved President Jacob Zuma and concluded that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's findings against him on misspending on his private home were not binding.... more ...
Kelly’s baby can claim from Senzo’s will – expert
Senzo Meyiwa's baby daughter with Kelly Khumalo will be entitled to a part of his estate. ... more ...

Kelly Khumalo now welcome at Meyiwa’s funeral

Kelly Khumalo is welcome after all at the funeral of her boyfriend Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa.... more ...

Kelly and Senzo: Asinne song a bad omen? (video)

A few days before the death of the soccer legend Senzo Meyiwa, Kelly Khumalo performed her song Asinne on Robert Marawa's Thursday Night Live show during the star's last sport interview.... more ...

Khumalo still has Senzo’s cars

Slain Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa’s cars were on Thursday still parked at the Mulbarton townhouse he shared with his partner, Kelly Khumalo, for the last few months.... more ...

LIVE VIDEO FEED: Memorial service of Meyiwa, Mulaudzi and Mwelase

Watch the live feed of the memorial service at the Standard Bank Arena by the SA Football Association to pay tribute to Bafana goalkeeper and captain Senzo Meyiwa, female professional boxer Phindile Mwelase and Olympic silver medalist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi.... more ...

Kelly’s baby can claim from Senzo’s will – expert

Senzo Meyiwa's baby daughter with Kelly Khumalo will be entitled to a part of his estate. ... more ...

Philippines’ rare dwarf buffalo charges against extinction

The population of the Philippines’ dwarf buffalo, one of the world’s rarest animals, has grown to its largest since efforts to save them from extinction began, conservationists said Friday. more ...

Hong Kong activists mull taking protest to Beijing

Hong Kong’s democracy protesters are considering travelling to Beijing to directly petition Communist authorities as the Chinese capital hosts US President Barack Obama and other world leaders at an upcoming summit. more ...

How to save tax free

National Treasury is set on levying a penalty of 40% on contributions in excess of the annual limit of R30 000 individuals would be allowed to invest in tax-free savings accounts from March 1 next year....  more ...
Copper theft up in September
Copper theft increased to R13 million in September, up from R12m the previous month, according to the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (Sacci) Copper Theft Barometer.... more ...
EU resumes financial aid to Zimbabwe
The European Union will resume development and finance cooperation with Zimbabwe this weekend when part of the sanctions imposed on President Robert Mugabe's government over rights abuses expire, its envoy to Harare announced Thursday.... more ...
Japan’s huge pension fund set for major investment shift: reports
Japan will announce Friday that its public pension fund -- the world's biggest -- will double the amount of equities it holds in its investment portfolio, reports said, as it seeks out higher returns to cope with an ageing population.... more ...
SA’s financial system is sound – SA Reserve Bank
The South African financial system remains sound, according to the SA Reserve Bank's (SARB's) Financial Stability Review released yesterday.... more ...

Zuma congratulates Ian Khama on re-election as president

President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Ian Khama on his re-election as President of Botswana, the international relations department said on Thursday....  more ...
Australia set to pay polluters to cut emissions
Australia is set to approve measures giving polluters financial incentives to reduce emissions blamed for climate change, in a move critics described as ineffective environmental policy.... more ...
Mugabe defends wife’s nomination to party leadership
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe Thursday defended his wife's nomination to lead the powerful women's wing of the ruling ZANU-PF, as the campaign to succeed him intensifies ahead of a crucial party congress.... more ...
China web users laud Apple boss for coming out
Apple chief Tim Cook's announcement of his homosexuality was the top topic on Chinese Internet forums Friday, with many users lauding him as a hero -- and some joking about his declaration.... more ...
Myanmar president opens unprecedented talks with Suu Kyi, army
Myanmar President Thein Sein opened unprecedented talks with army top brass and political rivals including Aung San Suu Kyi in the capital Naypyidaw on Friday ahead of crucial elections next year.... more ...

Pakistan 405-3 at lunch on second day

Younis Khan was unbeaten on 141 as Pakistan reached 405-3 at lunch on day two of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi on Friday....  more ...
Tara’s charge could arrive Unannounced
The expression that a horse might lose his form but will never lose his ability will be tested in Race 7 at Fairview today, a MR 85 Handicap over 1200m.... more ...
Limpopo arrest in Meyiwa case untrue: Police
Police on Friday denied reports that a suspect in Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa's murder was arrested at Beit Bridge on the border with Zimbabwe.... more ...
Battle for dominance at Origins
Erik van Rooyen led the field with his six-under-par 66 in the second round at the Origins of Golf in Knysna on Thursday.... more ...
Anthony’s Knicks ruin James’ homecoming
Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points as the New York Knicks spoiled the Ohio return of LeBron James with a 95-90 win in the Cleveland Cavaliers' season opener on Thursday night.... more ...

The Goliath’s giant love affair

The AWEdnesday comedy platform, founded by the Goliath and Goliath comedy collective, celebrated its third anniversary this week with a theatre show at the Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City....  more ...
The Lo Down: A beauty tip for better skin
Do you exfoliate regularly? No? Then it’s time to start. In order to help your skin look, and feel, its best, it’s important to incorporate a critical cleansing step into your daily routine: exfoliation.... more ...
Court sides with Gaye family on ‘Blurred Lines’ feud
The family of Marvin Gaye has won a round in a court battle over allegations that last year's blockbuster hit song "Blurred Lines" ripped off the late Motown legend's work.... more ...
Dylan to release new album in 2015
Rock legend Bob Dylan will release a new album in 2015, he has confirmed, after he unexpectedly put out a cover of a Frank Sinatra song.... more ...
Suge Knight arrested in row over photographer’s camera
Notorious rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Micah "Katt" Williams were arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing a camera from a photographer, authorities said.... more ...