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Six-try SA A seal French Baabaas whitewash
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:35:00 +0200
This result would have warmed the hearts of many rugby fanatics, and added further impetus to the upward trajectory that the green-and-gold are enjoying over their French counterparts.
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Don't tamper with Constitution: Cyril on PP's Reserve Bank proposal
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:03:00 +0200
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa made these remarks at the SACP's fundraising gala dinner at Emperors Palace in Kempton Park.
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Phehlukwayo wins it for Proteas!
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:51:00 +0200
Andile Phehlukwayo bowled the over of his life to defend 11 runs and secure victory to keep the Proteas in the T20 series against England at Taunton on Friday night.
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ICC confirms plans for World XI series in Pakistan
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:17:00 +0200
Plans for the full resumption of international cricket in Pakistan moved forward when the ICC said it wanted to send a World XI to the country.
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Boys wear skirts to school in protest against 'no shorts' policy
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:36:00 +0200
Their school had refused to relax its strict uniform code despite the searing heat. So as shorts are banned, these teenage boys wore skirts to class.
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SA venues for Rugby Championships confirmed
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:25:00 +0200
The Springboks will head to Bloemfontein for the first time since 2010 and New Zealand will be in action at Newlands in Cape Town.
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Vettel reverses out of trouble in Baku
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:50:00 +0200
Sebastian Vettel made light of a difficult opening day at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Friday when he used his Ferrari’s reverse gear three times.
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Lions comeback stuns Bulls
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:15:00 +0200
Lions replacement Madosh Tambwe scored two late tries to clinch a remarkable comeback 55-49 win over the Blue Bulls at Orlando Stadium.
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Britain's Evans tested positive for cocaine
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:02:00 +0200
"This is a very difficult day for me and I wanted to come here in person to tell you guys face to face."
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Kay Moonsamy - the Last Bolshevik
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0200
A stalwart ‘servant-leader’, both in exile and parliament
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Vinales sets pace for Dutch GP
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:20:00 +0200
Maverick Vinales rebounded from his struggles in Barcelona with the fastest time across the first two practice sessions ahead of the Dutch MotoGP.
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Lovers' spat leads to naked rooftop rescue in Germany
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:17:00 +0200
The 27-year-old was rescued by fire crews in the southern German city of Landshut after a passer-by noticed him marooned on the roof without clothing.
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Proteas to bat first against England at Taunton
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:58:00 +0200
England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and chose to bowl first against South Africa in the second T20 clash at Taunton
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Cilic, Muller into Queen's semi-finals
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:50:00 +0200
Marin Cilic set up a semi-final clash with Gilles Muller at Queen's Club as the Croatian powered to 6-4, 7-5 victory over Donald Young.
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Boks hungry for success, says Warren Whiteley
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:20:00 +0200
Warren Whiteley has called on his team-mates to make another step up as the Springboks continue to rebuild after a disastrous 2016 season.
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Baxter names 20-man Cosafa Cup squad
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:12:00 +0200
Bafana Bafana have announced a 20-man squad for the 2017 Cosafa Cup, which will take place in Rustenburg between 25 June and 9 July.
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Jamaica perfects art of developing sprinters
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:50:00 +0200
When Usain Bolt hangs up his running spikes, the athletics world will bid farewell to arguably the greatest sprinter the sport has ever seen.
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BREAKING: Babes Wodumo not attending #BETAwards
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:44:00 +0200
Babes Wodumo arrived at the Waterfront Hotel in Durban's Point-Waterfront with her beau Mampintsha to address the media on the saga.
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Babes Wodumo not attending #BETAwards
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:44:00 +0200
Babes Wodumo arrived at the Waterfront Hotel in Durban's Point-Waterfront with her beau Mampintsha to address the media on the saga.
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NCOP rejects KZN administration move
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:10:00 +0200
The National Council of Provinces has rejected the KZN government’s decision to place the Emadlangeni municipality under administration.
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Suicide bomber kills at least nine in Iraq
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:05:00 +0200
Nine people, including soldiers and civilians, died in Anbar province in Iraq on Friday after a suicide bomber blew himself up.
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Qatar given 10 days to fulfil Arab states' 'aggressive' demands
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:03:00 +0200
Arab states boycotting Qatar over alleged support for terrorism have sent a list of demands including closing Al Jazeera and reducing ties to Iran.
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PICS: Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:50:00 +0200
Five months pregnant and running an 800m in brutal heat, Alysia Montano lived up to the best traditions of the Wonder Woman on her running vest.
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#PanayiotouTrial: State expected to close its case soon
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:45:00 +0200
Prosecutor Marius Stander indicated in court that he would re-call investigating officer Captain Kanna Swanepoel next week as the State's last witness.
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Brown appoints four new Eskom board members
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:27:00 +0200
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown announced the appointment of four new interim non-executive directors of Eskom.
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Chaka Chaka to get ‘an unexpected honour’
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:56:00 +0200
Yvonne Chaka Chaka is to receive “an unexpected honour” at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards in Los Angeles.
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Juarno Augustus named world’s best U20 player!
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 21:03:00 +0200
“It is a surreal feeling to win this award,” Augustus said. “I didn’t think I would win it.”
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Shah Rukh Khan headlines T20 Global League owners!
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:49:00 +0200
Cricket South Africa officially announced the successful eight Team Owners who have earned the right to be part of cricketing history.
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Even bigger fuel price cut likely in July
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:41:00 +0200
SA motorists could enjoy an even bigger price cut at the beginning of July if current trends persist.
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Outsurance roasted over 'offensive' Father's Day video
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 14:03:00 +0200
The insurance company received massive backlash after it posted a video on Twitter in honour of all the "amazing dads out there".
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Thomas shoots best ever US Open round
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 09:22:00 +0200
Justin Thomas carded the best ever round at a US Open, but still surrendered the lead to fellow American Brian Harman on a helter-skelter Saturday at Erin Hills.
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BP reliance to revive investments in India
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 09:00:00 +0200
BP and Reliance Industries Ltd. will invest as much as $6 billion to restart work in Indian oil and gas blocks after eight years.
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McLeod takes over from Wayne Smith at All Blacks
Sat, 17 Jun 2017 08:20:00 +0200
“He is following someone who has done a magnificent job, but he doesn’t want to be Smithy, he wants to be Scott McLeod, and that is massively important.”
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Kyrgios suffers fresh injury blow ahead of Wimbledon
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:50:00 +0200
Nick Kyrgios suffered a fresh injury blow ahead of Wimbledon as he was forced to retire from his Queen's Club first-round clash with Donald Young.
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Mmusi Maimane has passed his leadership litmus test
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 09:50:00 +0200
DA leader’s understanding of continent’s state of affairs adds to his merits, writes Molifi Tshabalala
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Zondo hits 95, but SA A go down
Sat, 17 Jun 2017 08:00:00 +0200
The tourists lost 14 wickets on what turned out to be the last day – four in the first innings and all 10 in the second at Arundel.
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Numsa deadlock on wage agreement with employers in engineering sector
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:47:00 +0200
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) said on Wednesday that wage negotiations and employers in the engineering sector have deadlocked after the union rejected the 5.3 percent wage increase earlier this month.
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WATCH: Market Update - 22 June 2017
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:17:00 +0200
Market Update by Kabelo Khumalo
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Ward knocks a giant down again, Kovalev claims low blow
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 08:52:00 +0200
American champion boxer Andre Ward kept his IBF, WBA and WBO titles by stopping Russian brawler Sergey Kovalev in their light heavyweight rematch on Saturday.
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SA was founded on a crime against humanity, says Malema
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:05:00 +0200
EFF leader Julius Malema told an audience of mostly white property owners in Cape Town that they were beneficiaries of a crime against humanity.
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Billions wasted by local governments across SA
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:53:00 +0200
South Africa’s municipalities continue to bleed billions of rand in taxpayers’ money on irregular and wasteful expenditure.
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Bayern rubbish reports of a swoop for Ronaldo
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:20:00 +0200
Bayern Munich rubbished reports they are set to swoop for Cristiano Ronaldo - with chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge insisting it's pure fantasy.
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Ackermann makes wholesale changes to SA 'A' squad
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:15:00 +0200
Friday night’s game against the French Barbarians at Orlando Stadium will mark Handre Pollard's return to reclaiming his place in the Springbok team.
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Mboweni weighs in on Public Protector's findings against Absa
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:31:00 +0200
Tito Mboweni weighed in on the Constitutional amendment into the powers of SARB as proposed by the Public Protector saying that they were too fundamental.
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How US Open champion Koepka nearly called it quits
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:21:00 +0200
Newly-crowned US Open Champion Brooks Koepka says he almost quit professional golf midway through a tournament.
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PICS: Hero firefighters break down as they honour London fire dead
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:20:00 +0200
Some of the 200 heroes who fought the Grenfell Tower blaze joined survivors to observe a minute's silence for the victims of the deadly fire.
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Ruthless Pakistan clinch the Champions Trophy!
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 18:12:00 +0200
Pakistan thrashed title-holders India by 180 runs to win the Champions Trophy at The Oval on Sunday.
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Mistrial declared as Cosby jury deadlocked
Sat, 17 Jun 2017 19:25:00 +0200
The judge declared a mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case after the jury could not reach a verdict, but prosecutors vowed to retry the case.
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Banker suspected of torching R250m home commits suicide
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:12:00 +0200
A multi-millionaire banker who was quizzed by police over a fire at his stately Dorset home has killed himself.
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Coetzee praises players for turning around Springbok fortunes
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:33:00 +0200
Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has praised his players for turning around the team's fortunes with two dominant wins against France.
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