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PICS: Heavy rains continue, Durban roads flooded

East Coast Radio - ‎2 hours ago‎
As heavy downpours persist in KwaZulu-Natal today, the SA Weather Service says the cold rainy and snowy conditions are expected to go on until Wednesday in most parts of the province.
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Two teens killed in Florida nightclub shooting

Eyewitness News - ‎2 hours ago‎
The latest burst of gun violence to wrack the state this summer took place in the parking lot of Club Blu. Police tape. Picture: Scott Olson/Getty Images North America/AFP.
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Bail application of terror-accused twins postponed

News24 - ‎6 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The bail application of terror-accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie got off to a slow start before being postponed in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Monday.
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Nigerian pastor arrested for chaining son with padlock

Times LIVE - ‎6 hours ago‎
The boy told us his father was not giving him food regularly and that he had been locked up in the room for over one month," Adejobi said.
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The Latest: Syria Opposition Group Shamed by Germany Attacks

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The German representative of a Syrian opposition group says he feels shame over a string of attacks committed this week by Syrian asylum seekers in Germany.
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Tiger mauls grandmother to death at Beijing safari park

Los Angeles Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Beijing Badaling Wildlife World promises visitors a safari experience just 30 miles from the center of the Chinese capital - customers can drive their own cars through a park where lions, tigers and other wild game roam free.
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UN human rights commission to visit South Sudan in September

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎1 hour ago‎
The decision to visit South Sudan follows the armed violence that broke out weeks ago, resulting in over 300 deaths.(REUTERS). Tags: South Sudan · United Nations Commission on Human Rights · African Union · Salva Kiir · Riek Machar · United Nations ...
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Edo Assembly amends rules, elects first timer as Speaker

The News - ‎59 minutes ago‎
From left: Governor Adams Oshiomhole, Rt. Hon Okonoboh, Speaker Edo State House of Assembly and Hon. Ativie, Deputy Speaker, during a visit to the Governor to introduce the new leadership of Edo State House of Assembly to the Governor, on Monday.
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[STATEMENT] Amnesty International condemns Congo Brazzaville opposition leaders' sentence

The Star, Kenya - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Demonstrators burn tyres to set up barricades during a protest in the Democratic Republic of Congo"s capital Kinshasa January 20, 2015.
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Budget padding: I 've been vindicated – Obasanjo

Vanguard - ‎1 hour ago‎
ABUJA - Sequel to the current gory allegations of corrupt practices in National Assembly precisely the House of Representatives, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo has reiterated earlier his position in 2012 that rogues and armed robbers filled the ...
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It would be disingenuous of Mbeki to campaign for ANC: Maimane

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tshwane - Former president Thabo Mbeki is reluctant to join the African National Congress campaign trail ahead of the tightly-contested August 3 polls because the party he once led has degenerated, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane ventured on ...

Zuma asks for advice on parliamentary process followed on Expropriation Bill in wake of petitions

Times LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Jacob Zuma has requested Speaker of the National Assembly and the Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces to advise him on the process followed by Parliament in passing the Expropriation Bill.
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20 injured following bus crash in Durban

Eyewitness News - ‎9 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG - At least 20 people have been injured in a bus a crash in Durban this morning. It is understood that two buses collided on the North Coast Road this morning.
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Two IFP members shot dead in KZN

Independent Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
Estcourt - Two IFP members have been shot dead in the uMtshezi area near Estcourt in KwaZulu-Natal, an African News Agency correspondent reported on Sunday.
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JSE error triggers SA puzzle

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Johannesburg - An unprecedented error by South Africa's stock exchange had everyone from stock analysts to economists and the central bank reassessing two whole months of data on the country's investment flows.
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Amplats sees limited platinum growth

Independent Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Anglo American Platinum said growth in supplies of the metal will be limited this year as capital spending is constrained amid low prices.
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FNB services up and running after connectivity issues

Eyewitness News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The bank says the interruptions were due to a network upgrade which it started over the weekend. First National Bank (FNB) blamed a technical error for the double transactions.
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End of an era for Web pioneer Yahoo

TechCentral - ‎5 hours ago‎
Yahoo agreed to sell its main web businesses to Verizon Communications for US$4,8bn, ending a two-decade run as an independent company that took it from Stanford University start-up at the dawn of the Internet age to also-ran behind nimbler online ...
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BitCo debuts licensed-spectrum network

TechCentral - ‎7 hours ago‎
Telecommunications provider BitCo has launched microwave connectivity in the last mile using licensed spectrum at 2GHz, it said on Monday.
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FreeMe: Telkom plays the disruption game

TechCentral - ‎2 hours ago‎
Disruption. Not the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the name Telkom, a company with a reputation for acting like an anticompetitive, obstructive monopoly.
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3.9bn remain cut off from the Internet

ITWeb - ‎8 hours ago‎
About 3.9 billion people remain cut off from the vast resources available on the Internet, despite falling prices for ICT services.

More hacking on the cards for South Africa: Anonymous

eNCA - ‎3 hours ago‎
File: Hacktivist group Anonymous Africa says it has inspired others to launch cyber attacks for political purposes in South Africa and across the region.
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Woolworths on skinny mannequins: 'These bodies are built to global specifications'

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
Woolworths has responded to the slew of backlash that it has received over its 'skinny display mannequins', claiming that "these bodies are built to global or universal specifications.
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Memorial service for Gugu Zulu at Kyalami

Independent Online - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Johannesburg - A memorial service in honour of racing driver Gugu Zulu, who died last week Monday while attempting to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, will take place on Tuesday at Kyalami race track in Johannesburg.
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Dineo Ranaka's PR agency drops her after dress drama

Channel 24 - ‎5 hours ago‎
Cape Town - Dineo Ranaka's PR agency has decided to part ways with the TV star, following recent social media controversy. ICYMI Last week a social media storm hit TV personality, Dineo Ranaka, when she responded to a student asking for help with a ...
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Sbahle Mpisane announces split from Itu Khune... on Instagram

Times LIVE - ‎12 hours ago‎
They've been rocked by split rumours for months, but Sbahle Mpisane over the weekend confirmed the news via her Instagram page.
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Schalk Stormers warrior until the end

Independent Online - ‎21 hours ago‎
NOT ALL farewell parties are fun. Just ask Schalk Burger, whose last official hurrah at Newlands was spoilt by the Chiefs on Saturday night.

OPINION: Fleck's employers should be in the dock for Stormers' Super Rugby failure

Times LIVE - ‎5 hours ago‎
(L-R) Thelo Wakefield (WP Rugby Union president) and Gert Smal (WP Director of Rugby) talk to the media during the announcement on Eddie Jones departure from WP Rugby at DHL Newlands, Function Room on November 20, 2015 in Cape Town, South ...
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Fifa bans former German football boss

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Fifa's ethics committee banned Wolfgang Niersbach, former president of the German Football Association (DFB), for one year over misconduct surrounding the country's successful 2006 World Cup bid.

Gil Oved joins Shark Tank show

Bizcommunity.com - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
One of the five business moguls bankrolling budding entrepreneurs in M-Net's new reality television series, Shark Tank South Africa, is Gil Oved, co-founder and group co-CEO of The Creative Counsel, the South African advertising agency that was bought ...
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SKA South Africa invests in local people

South Africa.info - ‎8 hours ago‎
While the Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA) may be globally renowned for its cutting-edge science and advanced technology, the project's proudest contribution is to the people of the nearby town of Carnarvon in Northern Cape, and by proxy to ...

BUSINESS DAY TV: 'Cloud computing helps companies to move faster'

BDlive - ‎5 hours ago‎
BUSINESS DAY TV: In tough economic times businesses are constantly looking for ways to cut costs and cloud computing with its pay-as-you-go structure is allowing business to deliver faster results on smaller budgets.
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US Air Force creates Space Mission Force to prevent war in space

Geek - ‎3 hours ago‎
A war in space is not something I'm sure a lot of people think about as anything other than a science fiction story line or something for humans to deal with many generations from now.
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AIDS 2016: Seven lessons

Health24 - ‎7 hours ago‎
The 21st International Aids Conference that recently took place in Durban raised important issues on ARVs and treatment as prevention.
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South Africa: PE to Get New Medical School

AllAfrica.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
Pretoria - The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) has welcomed government's formal approval for the establishment of South Africa's 10th Medical School at NMMU, in Port Elizabeth.
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Community blood drive scheduled

thepaper24-7.com - ‎15 hours ago‎
On Thursday, July 14, Indiana Blood Center notified the Indiana State Department of Health that our blood supply had fallen to critically low levels—less than a one-day supply of units on our shelves.
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Scientists find fat gene

Times LIVE - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Scientists revealed a "thrifty" gene variant Monday that likely helped Samoans store fat and survive in bygone lean times, but has made them among the portliest people in times of plenty.
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