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Cop killed while chasing house robber on Stellenbosch farm

A policeman was killed while pursuing a house robber on a Stellenbosch farm, Western Cape police said on Thursday.The constable, ...


Winde names new Western Cape cabinet

New Western Cape Premier Alan Winde has named his new cabinet in the province.Former National Assembly MP David Maynier is ...


Cipriani scoops top English Premiership award

London - Gloucester flyhalf Danny Cipriani was named English Premiership player of the season on Wednesday, becoming just the second ...


Maties vs SA Rugby boss heads for arbitration battle over R37m

The multimillion-rand battle between Stellenbosch University and SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux is headed for arbitration, News24 can confirm.The university ...


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India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

Business

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Asian stocks fall across the board

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were lower across the board in Asia on Thursday, while the U.S. dollar gained new ground.Japan's ...

India gets 3/4 billion dollar loan for railways track electrification

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian government is borrowing $750 million equivalent in Indian Rupees, in what will be the ...

Stalling of trade talks weighs on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. stock markets were largely unchanged on Wednesday, although all the major indices recorded ...

Irish Trade Minister warns businesses to prepare for no deal Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish deputy leader has briefed the cabinet on the risks to Ireland of a no-deal Brexit ...

Stocks in Asia drift, British pound sinks further

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks traded in a tight-range on Wednesday in Asia, with no bourse showing any major variance.Japan's Nikkei ...

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Brett Lee picks top three fast bowlers for World Cup

Melbourne [Australia], May 23 (ANI): Former Australia quick Brett Lee, on Thursday, picked Jasprit Bumrah, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins ...


Cosatu wants Gordhan's Public Enterprises's department scrapped

Cosatu wants state companies to be managed by various ministries and wants the Department of Public Enterprises scrapped when President ...


Reserve Bank again keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.75%

The SA Reserve Bank's monetary policy committee has again decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.75%, a decision ...


Tendulkar believes Dhoni should bat at No 5

Cape Town - Sachin Tendulkar believes wicketkeeper/batsman MS Dhoni must at five for India to have the best chance of ...


CWC 2019 team profile: Sri Lanka

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...


State demands conviction of 3 more 'Krugersdorp killers'

The State has urged the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg to convict three more of the so-called "Krugersdorp Killers" for ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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