Atul Gupta is SA’s richest black businessman

A prominent member of the Gupta family has come in at number 7 on the Sunday Times richest list, becoming SA’s richest black businessman.

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Atul Gupta is SA’s richest black businessman

Atul Gupta is SA’s richest black businessman

A prominent member of the Gupta family has come in at number 7 on the Sunday Times richest list, becoming SA’s richest black businessman.

Nearly 80% of the richest 200 in SA are white men

Nearly 80% of the richest 200 in SA are white men

It may not quite be a complete monopoly of capital, but financial might is still very white and male in SA.
There’s no stopping the rampant Chad le Clos

There’s no stopping the rampant Chad le Clos

South African defends his 50m butterfly title to claim a fourth medal at the Short Course World Championship in Canada.
Cape Town Sevens is brilliant Blitzboks’ to lose

Cape Town Sevens is brilliant Blitzboks’ to lose

Veterans Cecil Afrika and Philip Snyman flourish in helping South Africa keep their unbeaten status on the first day.
Cape Town City are the TKO champs!

Cape Town City are the TKO champs!

Cape Town City took home the Telkom Knockout title in Polokwane on Saturday evening, super-sub Judas Moseamedi heading in the winner in a 2-1 victory over SuperSport United.
Blow by blow: SuperSport United vs Cape Town City

Blow by blow: SuperSport United vs Cape Town City

Hello and welcome to the Peter Mokaba Stadium where SuperSport United take on Cape Town City in a Telkom Knockout final match.
Blitzboks tighten up to reach Cape Town quarters

Blitzboks tighten up to reach Cape Town quarters

A poor start helped the national sevens side spring to life and keep their unbeaten status in this weekend’s tournament.

Tornado and funnel cloud appear near Standerton

This is the third reported tornado in close proximity to Standerton.

Four dead, 18 injured in collision between truck, taxi in F State

One person sustained critical injuries and all others sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.

Meltdown for cancer treatment at KZN health department

The Democratic Alliance’s KZN health spokesman Dr Imran Keeka said the party was extremely concerned about the resignations.

Three arrested for truck hijacking in CPT

Three suspects aged 37, 27, and 26 respectively were arrested, they are from Khayelitsha, Nyanga, and Philippi.

Six dead, two injured in head-on crash in Limpopo

The Mercedes had five occupants, three of whom died instantly and two were seriously injured.

33 children transported to hospital after swimming pool incident in Joburg

ER24 had multiple vehicles on the scene and various other services were also in attendance.

Man shot dead, woman stabbed in Bryanston armed robbery

A woman who was stabbed was treated for minor injuries and transported to hospital for further care by ER24.

Local Chinese organisation gives Khayelitsha kids an early Christmas

After opening their Christmas party bags, the children smiled brightly and sang a song of thanks for the Soong Ching Ling Foundation.

your life

Florence Masebe explains how Joburg makes us love Oros

According to her, the expensive Joburg life will have people pretending to be on a water-only fast when they just can’t afford the expensive drinks.

Twitter brutally drags Natasha Thahane over her ‘k*k personality’

‘Black Twitter’ does not forgive and forget tweets that offend people’s tastes, and Thahane now knows that.

DJ Shimza to spread the love this Christmas

The DJ and music producer uses the One Man Show to uplift and give back to the Tembisa community.

English musician Greg Lake dies

Lake died on Wednesday following a long battle with cancer.

phakaaathi

Tinkler – it is an extremely proud moment

Eric Tinkler was understandably delighted after his Cape Town City side stunned SuperSport United 2-1 at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Saturday to win the 2016 Telkom Knockout.

Cape Town City are the TKO champs!

Cape Town City took home the Telkom Knockout title in Polokwane on Saturday evening, super-sub Judas Moseamedi heading in the winner in a 2-1 victory over SuperSport United.

Blow by blow: SuperSport United vs Cape Town City

Hello and welcome to the Peter Mokaba Stadium where SuperSport United take on Cape Town City in a Telkom Knockout final match.

Maritzburg to announce new coach in January

It is now a two horse race between Roger De Sa and Julio Leal for Maritzburg United’s vacant coaching job.

sport

AB de Villiers in a race against time

Proteas skipper still hasn’t recovered fully from various ailments.

SA relay swimming team fall short in medal chase

Chad le Clos stayed in contention for more individual medals, though he missed out on another podium place in the 4x50m freestyle relay final in the early hours of Saturday morning

Rio star sets her sights on international medals

Conley first made an impact at international level at the age of 16, reaching the 100m and 200m finals at the 2007 World Youth Championships in Ostrava.

New world record ‘means everything’ to Chad le Clos

Swimming kingpin overcomes numerous professional and personal challenges to be on top of his game once again.

business

Debswana extends Majwe Mining JV diamond mining services contract

The company said the awarding of the contract reflected the abilities of the partnership.

Banks shun consolidation loans

Banks wary of granting consolidation loans as they tighten lending criteria.

Value vs growth – are we at an inflection point?

For the first time since December 2009, we’ve witnessed value stocks pulling ahead of growth stocks over a one-year period: Dr Andrew Dittberner.

world

AUC leadership candidates’ debate leaves Africans with more questions

Current AU chief Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will step down after declining to serve a second four-year term.

Burundi recalls ambassador from Belgium

The measure may have heavy consequences for one of the poorest countries in the world.

United States extends travel warning to Ethiopia

This after Ethiopia declared a state of emergency a little over two months ago.

Coca-Cola chief Muhtar Kent to step down

The move comes as Coca-Cola and rival PepsiCo face a rising trend of soda taxes in some key markets.

opinion

Liberal values being crushed by populist power grabs

The retreat of liberal beliefs to the degree that they were part of the discourse of our own chattering class was triggered by a loss of moral courage.

Cricket sanctions need to be applied wisely

Violence in sport is a big no-no, and strict measures need to be put in place to make sure it doesn’t spoil the game.

Win or lose in Japan, SA remains proud of Sundowns

As Africa’s representatives, much depends on Mamelodi Sundowns ahead of their Fifa Club World cup clash in Japan.

International fast-food outlets foreign, yet familiar

Often when travelling for a while, your body longs for Western familiarity and a taste that its used to
 

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