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Covid-19: Western Cape contributes 32% of new cases

South Africa recorded 5 575 new confirmed cases, bringing the total to 2 461 758.There have been another 246 Covid-19 ...


SA sport climbers set for Olympic first

The Tokyo Olympics have seen a host of sports added to the Games for the first time ever.These include surfing, ...


State advocate moonlighting as e-haling driver murdered in Cape Town

Three employees working for the Western Cape National Prosecuting Authority died within the last week.Advocate Vukile Gontsana was murdered in ...


Deal struck between Cape taxi associations after weeks of violence

A truce was negotiated following several weeks of meetings to quell ongoing taxi violence.Warring taxi associations have been at each ...


Class action against loan finder website

PERSONAL FINANCEIn 2019, City Press received numerous complaints from readers about the behaviour of Lifestyle Legal, which was deducting money ...


Three more players called up to Springbok squad

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber named three new additions to the national squad on Monday, with wing Rosko Specman, loose forward ...


Nigel Owens: Cheslin Kolbe 'very, very lucky' not to see red

Retired Test referee Nigel Owens says Springbok winger Cheslin Kolbe was "very, very lucky" not to receive a red card ...


Third taxi operator shot dead in Eastern Cape

The chairperson of the Mqanduli Taxi Association has been shot dead.Two gunmen killed him at his home near Coffee Bay.His ...


Third Test 'a cup final', says Gatland after defeat to Boks

British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland believes this Saturday's third and final Test against the Springboks will be "a ...


British Lions prop Sinckler cited for biting after 2nd Test

British and Irish Lions replacement prop forward Kyle Sinckler has been cited for an alleged biting incident during the second ...


Mallett wonders whether Lions will play with pace or arm wrestle

The British and Irish Lions face selection and tactical dilemmas ahead of the decisive third Test against the Springboks in ...


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U.S. sanctions Cuba police, leaders after July protests

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States added additional sanctions on the Cuban police force and its leaders on Friday, following the ...

U.S. seizes tanker, seeks owner for bypassing North Korea sanctions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United Sates has seized a tanker that it said was assisting North Korea in evading sanctions. In ...

New Samoa Prime Minister cancels $100 million Chinese port project

APIA, Samoa: The new prime minister of the island nation of Samoa has said she will cancel a Chinese-financed port ...

Fearing China, Philippines signs pact to return U.S. troops

MANILA, Philippines: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has invited U.S. troops to return to bases the Americans only recently evacuated.U.S. Secretary ...

Biden seeks to set example as he urges employees to become vaccinated

WASHINGTON, D.C.: President Joe Biden has announced that millions of federal workers will either need to show proof of having ...

YouTube takes action against Australian broadcaster, ACMA silent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - ACMA, the Australian Communications Media Authority has been sidelined by the U.S. social media giant YouTube.ACMA, ...

Business

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U.S. stock markets directionless over Covid concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The surging Delta variant of COVID-19 has unnerved U.S. investors with Wall Street ending the ...

U.S. economy fell during Covid in greatest slump since 1946

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States recorded an economic contraction at an annual rate of 19.2 percent in 2020 at the ...

U.S. seeks to end access to foreign crypto exchanges by Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Americans have found ways to avoid regulations intended to prevent U.S. customers from accessing overseas cryptocurrency exchanges, according ...

China's Shanghai Composite rebounds, gains nearly two percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks on Asian markets opened the week solidly higher.China's Shanghai Composite led the way, jumping 66.93 ...

Uber tells returning employees they must be vaccinated against Covid

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Uber Technologies Inc will open its offices in late October, postponing from the earlier announced September 13, ...

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Springboks not boring, says coach after All Blacks boss falls asleep

South Africa assistant coach Deon Davids insisted on Monday that the world champions are not boring after New Zealand head ...


Covid-19: Western Cape contributes 32% of new cases

South Africa recorded 5 575 new confirmed cases, bringing the total to 2 461 758.There have been another 246 Covid-19 ...


SA sport climbers set for Olympic first

The Tokyo Olympics have seen a host of sports added to the Games for the first time ever.These include surfing, ...


Engineering community mourns death of cidb CEO Cyril Gamede at age 58

Cyril Gamede CEO of the Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) died on Sunday at the age of 58, its board ...


State advocate moonlighting as e-haling driver murdered in Cape Town

Three employees working for the Western Cape National Prosecuting Authority died within the last week.Advocate Vukile Gontsana was murdered in ...


#UnrestSA: DA wants transparent, credible parliamentary inquiry

The DA wants opposition MPs to chair the envisaged ad hoc committee to investigate the recent unrest.The party wants to ...


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