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‘Brown remains silent while scourge of Gupta state runs rampant’; DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Tuesday challenged Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown “to come out boldly denouncing the destruction currently taking place at our state-owned enterprises (SOE)”.

Dale Steyn puts rampant SA in sight of a crushing victory over NZ

Three strikes by Dale Steyn put SA within touching distance of a crushing victory over New Zealand in the second test at Centurion on Tuesday.
Singer Sean Kingston arrives at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles

Sean Kingston sued for paying R4 million bling bill with 'bad cheques'

US rap star Sean Kingston is in trouble with the jewel man again. This time he's being taken to court for apparently swerving his bill from another New York jewellery store.
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Without financial literacy ‘rewards of financial access can’t be realised’‚ study finds

As they lack in financial literacy‚ a large part of the SA “populace might have to depend on hearsay or friends and family for such skills”.

Suicide car bomb targets Somalia hotel: official

A suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel close to the presidential palace in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants.

Tomas Rosicky set to leave Arsenal for Sparta return

Czech midfielder Tomas Rosicky will join Sparta Prague, the club where he started his career, after a decade-long run at Arsenal, according to local media reports.

NCR puts mainstream media on notice about ‘unlawful credit adverts’

If it says “blacklisted consumers welcome” it isn’t welcome. “No credit checks required” and “free credit” are outlawed too.
American actor Gene Wilder (L) performs alongside compatriot Rolf Saxon, during the rehearsal of a scene from Neil Simon's 'Laughter on the 23rd Floor', in New York

Gene Wilder: 30 years of laughter

Gene Wilder, who died on Monday following a battle with Alzheimer's, left behind a body of work that began 50 years ago and includes some of the greatest ever comedies.

Western Province rope in New Zealand coach

Western Province are tapping in to the attacking expertise of Blues specialist skills coach Paul Feeney.

New flights 'a catalyst' for Cape Town to do business with Turkey

“Cape Town is an open economy ready to do business with the world” and doing business with Turkey is “a relationship that is worth building”.

JSE opens higher as hawkish Fed concerns fade

The JSE opened higher on Tuesday as concern about imminent US rate hikes eased‚ boosting property and banking stocks.

England coach Sam Allardyce open to selecting foreign-born players

England manager Sam Allardyce is keen to leave the door open for foreign-born players to enter the national team set-up and has told British media he would have no problem picking a player who qualified only through residency.

UN hails suspension of France's burkini ban, slams 'stigmatisation'

The UN on Tuesday welcomed a decision by France's highest administrative court to suspend a controversial ban on burkini swimwear, warning that the ban had fuelled religious intolerance and stigmatisation.

Protest in PE after pupil barred from exams over Afro

Protests erupted outside Lawson Brown High School in Nelson Mandela Bay on Tuesday after a pupil was allegedly told she won’t be able to write her exams with an afro.

Brown wants Eskom to answer Treasury’s Gupta questions ‘today’, not September

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she has asked Eskom to submit its response to a request by the National Treasury on its probe into contracts Eskom has with Gupta family-owned Tegeta Exploration & Resources.

SuperSport continue signing of former Chiefs players with arrival of Tefu Mashamaite

SuperSport United are set to announce Tefu Mashamaite as their new player a day before the close of the transfer window on Wednesday‚ if reports in the Swedish press are correct.

ANC calls meeting to address ‘spats’ and ‘impasses’

An invitation to a media briefing by the African National Congress’ (ANC) National Working Committee (NWC) on Tuesday read like a fight card with headline three bouts.

DA Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba to sell Pikitup

As you step out of the lift at the Johannesburg mayor's office, two happy faces greet you from the facing wall: portraits of President Jacob Zuma and his deputy, Cyril Ramaphosa, both grinning naughtily like elderly schoolboys.

Has the DA in Gauteng softened its stance on e-tolls?

The Democratic Alliance in Gauteng appears to have taken a softer stance against e-tolls since it assumed power in two metros.

Converting tweets into feet: can Zimbabwe’s social media activism oust Robert Mugabe?

Protests against the rule of Zimbabwe’s ageing president, Robert Mugabe, have become commonplace in recent months. In one of the latest incidents on August 24, police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse a “Mugabe Must Go” protest in the capital Harare.

WATCH: 'I’m going to die in Africa!' Listen to this child's commentary as lion charges car in Kruger Park

An upset daughter gives her parents a piece of her mind after a lion charges the family's car in the Kruger National Park.

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Dale Steyn puts rampant SA in sight of a crushing victory over NZ

Three strikes by Dale Steyn put SA within touching distance of a crushing victory over New Zealand in the second test at Centurion on Tuesday.

SuperSport continue signing of former Chiefs players with arrival of Tefu Mashamaite

SuperSport United are set to announce Tefu Mashamaite as their new player a day before the close of the transfer window on Wednesday‚ if reports in the Swedish press are correct.

Agent confirms Joe Hart joining Torino on season-long loan deal

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has joined Serie A side Torino on loan until the end of the season, the player's agent confirmed on Tuesday.

Mosimane appeals to Mashaba to excuse Sundowns players from Bafana Bafana duty

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane took the unusual step of a public forum to call for some of his club’s Premier Soccer League assignments to be postponed and for his players to be left out of the national team to prepare for their upcoming African Champions League semifinal.

Tomas Rosicky set to leave Arsenal for Sparta return

Czech midfielder Tomas Rosicky will join Sparta Prague, the club where he started his career, after a decade-long run at Arsenal, according to local media reports.

The 2017 Range Rover is the most powerful and hi-tech in history

The Range Rover is already renowned for its off-road capabilities and benchmark setting levels of luxury but with its latest refresh, Land Rover's flagship SUV is about to make a name for itself in terms of semi-autonomous driving and connected car technology, too.

An ombud’s guide to dealing with high-maintenance complainants

There has been a steady increase in unreasonable conduct on the part of people complaining to the Ombudsman for Long Term Insurance‚ fuelled by what Ron McLaren describes as “anger‚ frustration and an exaggerated sense of entitlement”.

Steel industry body seeks relief from harmful tariffs

The National Employers’ Association of SA objects to the tariffs and the new pricing model

Prasa circumvented its chief financial officer

Acting Prasa CEO exposes the scale of the rot under former CEO Lucky Montana

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‘Everybody needs to calm down over Gordhan’: Duarte attacks ‘dangerous’ talk by SACP

African National Congress (ANC) deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte has called on all South Africans to remain calm in the wake of the battle between the Hawks and Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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