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Leftist leaders join thousands to send off Fidel Castro in Cuba

eNCA - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, Cuba's Commander of the Revolution Ramiro Valdes and Bolivia's President Evo Morales (L to R) attend a tribute in honor of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba.
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Highlands step up to deny Pirates victory

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
Tendai Ndoro of Orlando Pirates tries to block a shot from Edwin Sitayitayi of Highlands Park yesterday. Image: Sydney Seshibedi Gallo Images.
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Zuma launches challenge to State Of Capture report

Eyewitness News - ‎9 hours ago‎
President Jacob Zuma has asked the Pretoria High Court to set aside the State of Capture report. President Jacob Zuma. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN.
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It wasn't our intention to tolerate racism: Pretoria High School for Girls

eNCA - ‎18 hours ago‎
PRETORIA, 02 December 2016 0 Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi gives the findings and recommendations of an investigation into alleged racism at the Pretoria High School for Girls.
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Zuma to appear before ANC integrity committee

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎3 hours ago‎
The ANC announced earlier this week that President Jacob Zuma would not be recalled. (SABC, FILE). Tags: Gauteng · Johannesburg · African National Congress · ANC · Zizi Kodwa · Jacob Zuma · Andrew Mlangeni · integrity committee.

Wits approves policy to regulate relationships between staff & students

Eyewitness News - ‎14 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG - Wits University says its council has approved a policy which seeks to regulate sexual and romantic relationships between staff members undergraduate and honours students.
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Zim opposition in anti-Mugabe coalition talks

News24 - ‎8 hours ago‎
Zimbabwean opposition MDC party leader Morgan Tsvangirai has called on President Robert Mugabe's administration to adopt the SA rand as its major trading currency amid cash shortages in the southern African country.
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Drag racer, passengers arrested after gunfight with traffic cops

News24 - ‎5 hours ago‎
A drag racer and four passengers have been arrested after opening fire on members of the City of Cape Town's Ghost Squad. (Supplied).
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President Jacob Zuma meets with South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir

eNCA - ‎12 hours ago‎
President Jacob Zuma welcomes his counterpart President Salva Kiir of the Republic of South Sudan during their meeting in Pretoria on Friday 2 December 2016.
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Surprise winner of Gambia poll eyes new cabinet, reforms

Channel NewsAsia - ‎2 hours ago‎
The winner of Gambia's presidential election told Reuters on Saturday he was keen to form a new cabinet to get cracking with reforms, a day after veteran leader Yahya Jammeh stunned the tiny west African nation by conceding defeat.
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Relatives of missing Flight MH370 passengers fly to Madagascar to 'take search into own hands'

The Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
The relatives of passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing more than two years ago have travelled to Madagascar to take the search into their own hands.
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Gabon delays parliamentary poll citing lack of funds

Times LIVE - ‎12 hours ago‎
The vote was won by incumbent Ali Bongo by a razor-thin margin of some 6,000 votes, sparking two days of rioting and protests that left three dead and saw more than 800 people arrested in this oil-rich central African nation.
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The sack of Ondo State: Signs of things to come

Vanguard - ‎22 minutes ago‎
On Election Day, November 26, 2016, in Ondo State of Nigeria, with an official population of less than six million people, the Police deployed twenty-two armored vehicles, the Army an undisclosed number, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps ...
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'When you discover you're riding a dead horse‚ dismount' SANCO advises Maguvhe

Times LIVE - ‎11 hours ago‎
The South African National Civic Organisation(SANCO) on Saturday expressed the hope that the parliamentary probe into the SABC board's will now be expedited and the board dissolved.
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Mashaba faces off with Tau

Independent Online - ‎13 hours ago‎
Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba gave his 100 days report on the progress that's been made since he took over as mayor. Picture: Nokuthula Mbatha/Saturday Star.
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Foreign national allegedly kept pupil as sex slave

News24 - ‎Dec 2, 2016‎
Pretoria - A 37-year-old foreign national was arrested after he allegedly kept a primary school pupil as a sex slave in a Pretoria flat for over two months, police said on Friday.

1 killed, 3 injured in Durban accidents

News24 - ‎6 hours ago‎
The vehicle involved in the accident on the N3 near Tollgate Bridge in Durban. (Supplied: Advanced Life Support). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories.
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S&P call 'will keep SA debt sexy'

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
Government debt will remain attractive to investors and should not be affected by S&P Global Ratings' decision on Friday to lower the long-term local currency rating on South Africa to BBB from BBB+, National Treasury director-general Lungisa Fuzile ...
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Once a beacon in sub-Saharan Africa, Mozambique has been hit hard by scandal and price cycles

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
A fisherman bails out his boat in Maputo Bay. Mozambique, ravaged by decades of war, enjoyed several years of economic resurgence after the discovery of gas off the coast, but has again fallen on hard times.

Birdies, bugs and buffaloes on the golf tour

SuperSport - ‎16 hours ago‎
Like his fellow players, rip-it-and-grip-it Randpark golf professional Anthony Michael loves nothing more than smashing a 300-metre drive down the middle, or rolling in a 40-foot putt for birdie.
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South African Millionaire Phuthuma Nhleko Sells $9 Million MTN Shares

Forbes - ‎9 hours ago‎
South African multimillionaire investor Phuthuma Nhkelo has sold off $9 million worth of MTN stock he owns in the past few weeks. In a statement released on Wednesday, MTN, Africa's largest telecoms company, also said that Nhleko, who is the group ...
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The CEO of Ford just perfectly summarized the biggest problem for electric cars

Business Insider - ‎1 hour ago‎
The year 2010 seems like a long time ago. That was when a bold future for electric cars appeared to be opening. Tesla was about to roll out its first original design for an EV, the Model S, which would go on to be named Motor Trend's Car of the Year ...
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'Destiny' Goes Sparrow Racing With The Dawning Event, Revamped Strikes, And Ice Breaker After Iron Banner

The Inquisitr - ‎3 hours ago‎
Destiny players eager to hit the racing track will have to wait until December 13. Bungie announced details for the second season of Sparrow Racing League on Saturday from the PlayStation Experience in Anaheim, California.
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Peters warns road offenders of zero tolerance to enforcing the law

Eyewitness News - ‎10 hours ago‎
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters during a road safety intervention on the N14. Picture: Lead SA via Twitter. Dipuo Peters · Road safety.

'Idols SA' won't be the same without Gareth Cliff (& that's a good thing)

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
Audience members watching Idols apparently aren't ones to closely follow news or Twitter. Judge Gareth Cliff was being drawn and quartered on social media all last Sunday, but at the live taping of the Idols finals on the same day, there was nothing ...
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Mystery writer who picked up where Agatha Christie left off speaks in Tucson Tuesday

Arizona Daily Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
She is an internationally bestselling author of 10 psychological thrillers that have been published in more than 20 countries and adapted for television.
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Nigeria: Family, Relatives, Church Members Bid Abiara Farewell At Commendation Service - ‎Dec 2, 2016‎
The final rites began this week for Prophetess Christianah Aduke Abiara, wife of the founder of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Agbala-Itura, Prophet Kayode Abiara with a commendation service witnessed by family members, relatives, ministers and ...
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South Africa beat Fiji 26-14 in Dubai Sevens final

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - South Africa heads to its home rugby sevens event leading the world series after beating Fiji 26-14 in the Dubai final on Saturday.
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Ajax continue revival with win over blunt Arrows

Times LIVE - ‎5 hours ago‎
Ajax celebrate wining the Absa Premiership match between Ajax Cape Town and Golden Arrows at Athlone Stadium on December 03, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Sundowns bounce back to winning ways with FS Stars thrashing

Times LIVE - ‎10 hours ago‎
Percy Tau celebrates his goal with Keagan Dolly and Leonardo Castro during the Absa Premiership match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Free State Stars at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on December 03, 2016 in Pretoria, South Africa.
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Why is a blue cloud appearing over Antarctica?

Christian Science Monitor - ‎5 hours ago‎
Noctilucent, or night-glowing, clouds appear over the South Pole each year. This year they arrived much earlier than usual, puzzling scientists.
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Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin stable after South Pole health scare

GMA News - ‎3 hours ago‎
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Retired astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, was recovering in a New Zealand hospital Friday after being medically evacuated from the South Pole while on a tourist trip, his management said.
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ESA Officially Approves Life-Finding ExoMars Mission

Inverse - ‎1 hour ago‎
Despite their less than stellar track record when it comes to landing on Mars, Europe is not giving up on their dreams of reaching the red planet and successfully touching down on its surface.
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Scientists mimic how we recognize faces through artificial intelligence

Canada News - ‎8 hours ago‎
MIT scientists have unveiled new research where it has developed a computational model aimed at capturing and mimicking the human aspects of facial recognition through artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning systems.

After decades of research, why is AIDS still rampant? - ‎5 hours ago‎
About the same number will become infected tomorrow, and the same number the day after that. While it is true that two-thirds of people living with HIV are in sub-Saharan Africa, HIV is a disease of the vulnerable and the poor everywhere.
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Trial for HIV prevention drug approved - ‎1 hour ago‎
HIV More than 10,000 gay men will be offered a drug which prevents transmission of HIV after health officials lost a Court of Appeal battle over funding.
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NICE says 11 million people should be HIV tested but it'll cost £77m

Daily Mail - ‎Dec 1, 2016‎
More than 11 million Britons should be offered an HIV test when they go to their family doctor or A&E, health watchdogs said yesterday.