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Six stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride in 'repeat attack'

An ultra-Orthodox Jew allegedly stabbed six Gay Pride marchers in Jerusalem Thursday, gravely wounding one of them, just weeks after completing a 10-year sentence for a similar attack, police and medics said.

Gold producers table final wage offer

Gold producers AngloGold Ashanti‚ Evander Gold Mines‚ Harmony and Sibanye Gold on Thursday tabled their final offers in respect of wages and benefits to representative unions‚ the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU)‚ the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM)‚ Solidarity and UASA for the period July 1 2015 to June 30 2018.

Cameroonian technicians begin on-the-job training at Denel

The first group of aviation technicians from Cameroon trained by Denel have started with practical on-the-job training within the aerospace and defence technology group.

Montana lays fraud charges against Prasa executives

The former group CEO of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa)‚ Lucky Montana‚ on Thursday formally laid fraud and criminal charges at the Hillbrow police station against a number of Prasa executives.

Mbeki visits Tutu in hospital

Former president Thabo Mbeki visited Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu at a Cape Town hospital on Thursday.

Human traffickers are everywhere: Hawks general

The Hawks‚ the Department of Social Development‚ The City of Tshwane and the South African Police Service joined a march against human trafficking in Sunnyside‚ Pretoria on Thursday.

Hunters fight back after Cecil killing

Bucking against international outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe, professional hunters argue that their industry follows strict rules aimed at preserving wildlife and supporting local people.

Hackers using Twitter pictures to hit US systems: researchers

Russian-based hackers are using malicious software concealed in Twitter images to relay commands and steal data from US computer networks, security researchers said this week.

Juju office burglary: ANC gets fingered

Julius Malema's parliamentary office has been burgled and his Economic Freedom Fighters are pointing fingers at the ANC.

Skipper talks up Amakhosi outlaws

While Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela was cagey about the likely return of goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune and midfielder Mandla Masango, his new captain Siphiwe Tshabalala yesterday talked up the talent of the unsigned duo, whose acrimonious departure made headlines last month.

Hijackers step on gas

Gas shortages have created a new contraband for criminals.

Bladegunner's fans send him messages of hope

Supporters of Oscar Pistorius have taken to Twitter, calling for messages of hope to be written to him ahead of his release from prison.

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Khune rejoins Kaizer Chiefs, reaches agreement 'in principle'

Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed in a statement that Itumeleng Khune is back with the club.

Watch Proteas discuss Dale Steyn's best wickets

Dale Steyn's team mates talk about what they think was his best wicket - after he claimed his 400th in the 2nd test against Bangladesh. Posted to YouTube by ProteasCricket.

A pivotal question

The Springboks have lost their last three Test matches with Handré Pollard starting as flyhalf, but former Bok captain and flyhalf Naas Botha still believes Pollard is the man to guide the team's fortunes at the World Cup.

Ex NBA player lost $100 million to alcoholism, proudly works as a Starbucks barista

Former four-time All-Star basketball player Vin Baker earned $100 million during his 13-year NBA career.

Matsatsantsa to announce ‘surprise signing’ next week

Gordon Igesund ducked questions about challenging for the Premier League title like the plague last season.

Cecil's killing a big 'So what?' in his home country

As social media worldwide exploded with outrage this week at the killing of Cecil the lion, the shooting and beheading of the celebrated predator by an American dentist went largely unnoticed in the animal's native Zimbabwe.

Toyota falls behind VW in world's biggest automaker race

Toyota has fallen behind Volkswagen in the race for the world's biggest automaker title, figures showed Tuesday, as the German giant outsold its Japanese rival in the first half of the year.

Ousted CEO brings charges against Prasa executives

Prasa’s ousted chief executive has laid fraud charges against his former fellow executives, saying he has evidence of corruption

Lonmin: victim of price falls and management wobbles

Platinum producer faces deepest crisis to date, hurt by downturn in metal, haunted by mixture of bad luck, management choices that are putting its survival at risk

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Criminals landing thousands of jobs

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Shembe warring factions arrive at court carrying mixed bag of weapons

Durban law enforcement agencies made their presence felt at the city’s High Court on Wednesday as two opposing factions of the Shembe church arrived carrying an assortment of weapons.