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Investigation into cause of Gauteng crash under way

News24 - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Johannesburg - An investigation is under way to determine the cause of an accident on Sunday that left 19 dead and and four critically injured in Westonaria, the Road Traffic Management Corporation said.
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Golf-Schwartzel wins opening event of new European Tour season

Reuters Africa - ‎35 minutes ago‎
MALELANE, South Africa Nov 29 (Reuters) - South Africa's Charl Schwartzel won the Alfred Dunhill Championship by four shots at Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday to clinch the first tournament of the new European Tour season.
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Africa to focus on China debt at Jo'burg summit as commodities slump

Reuters Africa - ‎6 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Some African countries may seek to renegotiate repayment of existing debts to China as a way of helping their economies hit by lower crude and commodity prices, but will not turn down offers of new loans by the Asian ...
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Turkey recovers body of pilot from downed Russian jet

Reuters - ‎55 minutes ago‎
ANKARA/MOSCOW Turkey recovered the body of a Russian pilot from northern Syria and presented it to Russian diplomats on Sunday, five days after shooting down his warplane in an incident that wrecked relations between two of the main powers involved ...
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Planned Parenthood Standoff 'Appears' to Be Domestic Terrorism, Colorado ...

ABC News - ‎4 minutes ago‎
The mayor of Colorado Springs said it "certainly appears" the shooting and standoff at a Planned Parenthood clinic that left three dead Friday was an act of domestic terrorism.
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Trump slams PACs, dismisses GOP rivals Rubio, Bush in their home state

Fox News Latino - ‎34 minutes ago‎
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump bragged about his high standing in the polls, slammed super political action committees and dismissed rivals Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush in a campaign stop Saturday in their home ...
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Police use tear gas after climate activists throw objects in Paris demonstration - ‎1 hour ago‎
Police fired tear gas at protesters who hurled projectiles at them in Paris as a largely peaceful human chain of several thousand formed nearby to urge action on global warming ahead of the global environment summit.
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Scientists 'certain' of secrets beyond Tutankhamun's tomb

The Times (subscription) - ‎5 hours ago‎
Experts believe there is a 90 per cent chance that King Tutankhamun's tomb contains a secret chamber, adding to growing excitement that Queen Nefertiti's resting place may finally be found.
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Pope Francis arrives in Central African Republic in historic war zone visit

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Pope Francis visits an internally displaced people camp in Bangui, Central African Republic. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Images.
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Burkina Faso Elections Get Underway

Burkina-Faso-election The people of Burkina Faso have begun voting to elect a new President and parliament. This is the first poll after 2014 popular uprising that toppled sit-tight ruler, President Blaise Compaore.

Twin suicide bombings kill at least 5 in north Cameroon

Miami Herald - ‎16 hours ago‎
A military official says two female suicide bombers have staged attacks in north Cameroon, killing at least five people. Col. Jacob Kodji said Saturday that one teenager set off explosives in a local shop, killing two people, and the other targeted a ...
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Gautrain bomb threat 'false alarm'

Independent Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The ANC on Saturday dismissed suggestions by an unidentified national executive committee (NEC) member regarding a supposed “terrorist” attack on the Gautrain.
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Blind faith in Hlaudi beggars belief…

Independent Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
Despite overwhelming legal opinion that Hlaudi Motsoeneng should not be at the helm of the SABC, Minister Faith Muthambi seems to think everybody else is wrong, writes Wally Mbhele.
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DA: Presidential handbook benefit Zuma's 'cronies'

Times LIVE - ‎8 hours ago‎
The Presidential Handbook does nothing more than hand President Jacob Zuma's cronies a blank cheque, the Democratic Alliance Shadow Minister in the Presidency said on Saturday.
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ANCYL remembers murdered woman

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The African National Congress Youth League in Soweto's Mzala branch on Sunday dedicated a march to raise awareness against woman and child abuse to a young woman brutally killed, allegedly by her former boyfriend.
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Prasa awaits court date for review of Swifambo deal

Eyewitness News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Prasa filed papers on Friday which have formed the start of the formal legal process. A prototype of Prasa's new trains being unveiled at Cape Town Station on 1 December 2014.
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Naspers considers $2.5bn capital raising as profit gains - ‎2 hours ago‎
Fund raising will 'enhance financial flexibility over the next few years to invest in attractive growth opportunities'. Chris Spillane, Bloomberg | 27 November 2015 16:37.
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Shoppers To Spend £1bn Online On Black Friday

Rapid News Network - ‎Nov 27, 2015‎
This year, shoppers have begun queuing up outside stores days in advance while internet sales over the 24-hour period are expected to surpass £1bn.
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Fire Miyeni and sell SAA say Democratic Alliance

Times LIVE - ‎2 hours ago‎
KICKER: Dudu Myeni chairperson of SAA. The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises on an oversight visit to SAA H/Q Image by: RAYMOND PRESTON.

Anonymous hackers target Iceland sites in whaling protest | Reuters

Firstpost - ‎Nov 28, 2015‎
REYKJAVIK Activist hackers from the Anonymous collective have claimed responsibility for bringing down five government websites in Iceland in a protest against whale-hunting by the North Atlantic nation.

VW knew fuel usage in some cars was too high a year ago -Bild am Sonntag

Reuters Africa - ‎57 minutes ago‎
FRANKFURT Nov 29 (Reuters) - Volkswagen's top executives knew a year ago that some of the company's cars were markedly less fuel efficient than had been officially stated, Sunday paper Bild am Sonntag reported, without specifying its sources.
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'Halo 5: Guardians' Multiplayer Assassination Glitch Lets Two Spartans Get ...

Design & Trend - ‎Nov 28, 2015‎
(Photo : 343 Industries/Microsoft/Facebook) "Halo 5: Guardians" multiplayer has been a huge success, and this assassination glitch brings some humor to its combat.

Apple Stylus Based iPads are raving the Market Scene - ‎Nov 27, 2015‎
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was mocked and chastised with extreme criticism and very hostile tones when they recently launched their version of the iPad that resembled their rivals and competitors, Samsung and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).
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Now let the pope show some love

Mail & Guardian Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
The holy father's first visit to Africa has an interfaith dimension that sends a signal in places where religious conflict is powerful.
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Trevor Noah, South African comic, says racism in America makes him feel at home

Washington Times - ‎Nov 27, 2015‎
In this Sept. 29, 2015 file photo, Trevor Noah appears on set during a taping of “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” in New York.
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James Bond fans spot 35 bloopers in Daniel Craig fronted Spectre

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
And James Bond fans have spotted around 35 bloopers in the new Sam Mendes-directed film, ranging from the minor like plane wheels reconnecting to major mistakes including characters vanishing mid-scenes.
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Tamar Braxton pulls out of BET Experience Africa

Times LIVE - ‎Nov 27, 2015‎
Tamar Braxton had several pulmonary embolisms (blood clots) in her lungs following her appearance on American television show Dancing with the Stars.
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Ross Taylor feels umpiring howler to have major bearing on day-night Test

IBNLive - ‎33 minutes ago‎
New Zealand's players claimed a contentious challenge decision that went against them could have a major bearing on the outcome of the first-ever day-night Test against Australia in Adelaide on Saturday.
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SA Under-23s crash in Dakar

Independent Online - ‎21 hours ago‎
The South African Under-23 side made a poor start to their 2016 Olympic qualifying campaign on Saturday as they crashed to a 3-1 defeat to Senegal in Dakar.
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Cayeux targets comeback on IGT Tour

SuperSport - ‎3 hours ago‎
It is finally happening and Marc Cayeux from Zimbabwe is counting the hours to his first competitive round since a horrific car accident derailed his once promising career in 2010.
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Diego Costa: Jose Mourinho plays down bib incident with striker

BBC Sport - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Jose Mourinho says there is "no issue" with Diego Costa after leaving the striker on the bench against Tottenham. Costa was dropped after netting just one goal in his last eight Chelsea matches and reacted angrily by tossing his substitute's bib at ...
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Worldwide rallies demand action on climate change

Ahram Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
Tens of thousands marched across Australia Sunday on a third day of worldwide rallies as pressure mounts on global leaders to strike a pact on slashing greenhouse gases at crunch talks in still-shaken Paris.
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Zuma arrives in Paris for COP

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Woman with a gas mask while taking part in a demonstration organised by environmental groups. (Frank Rumpenhorst, AFP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories ...
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Zuma to attend COP 21 in Paris

eNCA - ‎Nov 28, 2015‎
Greenpeace activists fly a hot air balloon depicting the globe next to the Eiffel Tower ahead of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, known as the COP21 summit, in Paris, France, November 28, 2015.
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UN climate deal 'quite close' - Latvian president

Times LIVE - ‎5 hours ago‎
People hold placards as they participate in a march ahead of the Paris World Climate Change Conference in Jakarta November 29, 2015.
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Radical change in thinking needed as HIV is now spread more by sexual ...

The Rakyat Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Seed exco member Lalita Abdullah says that the Seed World AIDS Day 2015 is not only to spread awareness of HIV/AIDS to the public, but to also pay tribute to the men and women who have struggled in the good name of the cause.
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Guinea's last Ebola case, a baby girl, leaves hospital

Reuters Africa - ‎7 hours ago‎
DAKAR (Reuters) - A one-month-old baby girl who was Guinea's last reported Ebola case left hospital on Saturday, delighting medical staff and putting the country on course to be declared free of the deadly virus.
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Brazil confirms zica virus link to fetal brain-damage outbreak

Reuters Africa - ‎6 hours ago‎
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A link between a form of fetal brain damage and the mosquito-born zica virus has been confirmed by Brazilian health authorities on Saturday.

Pope Hits At 'Faceless Private Developers', Condemns Land Grabbers - ‎Nov 27, 2015‎
Land injustices in the country should be put to an end, Pope Francis has said. Addressing slum dwellers in Nairobi's Kangemi estate on Friday, the Pope also condemned denial of basic services to the poor.