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Mail & Guardian
Entertainment News: Top moments from the VMAs; Bonang Matheba caught in love triangleMemorable moments from the VMAs United States hip hop artist Kanye West announ
Entertainment News: Top moments from the VMAs; Bonang Matheba caught in love triangle
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 minutes ago
Memorable moments from the VMAs United States hip hop artist Kanye West announced at the 2015 MTV Video Music awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, that he has ambitions of running for president. “And yes, as you probably could’ve guessed in this moment,... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Hancock falls to Gogebic 48-7 in opener"I'm definitely glad for the win," Movrich said. "When you win that first game,
Hancock falls to Gogebic 48-7 in opener
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 minutes ago
"I'm definitely glad for the win," Movrich said. "When you win that first game, it's easier to come back to practice and focus on the positive things we did and what we have to do better. "We made some first-game mistakes, but we were able to keep... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Unsinkable ship, unthinkable disasterWho was on board and who survived? That's what was being asked — for days — af
Unsinkable ship, unthinkable disaster
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 minutes ago
Who was on board and who survived? That's what was being asked — for days — after the White Star Line's famous steamship Titanic hit an iceberg and sank 100 years ago Sunday in the North Atlantic Ocean. News of the ocean liner's peril was carved... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Taxpayers fork out R7m for 40 trips to China ... and countingChina appears to be the destination of choice for government officials and civi
Taxpayers fork out R7m for 40 trips to China ... and counting
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 minutes ago
China appears to be the destination of choice for government officials and civil servants. At least R7.45 million was spent on 40 trips to the country in the 2014-2015 financial year. According to parliamentary answers already received, 10... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Unsinkable ship, unthinkable disasterWho was on board and who survived? That's what was being asked — for days — af
Unsinkable ship, unthinkable disaster
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 minutes ago
Who was on board and who survived? That's what was being asked — for days — after the White Star Line's famous steamship Titanic hit an iceberg and sank 100 years ago Sunday in the North Atlantic Ocean. News of the ocean liner's peril was carved... Read more
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Crosscut
Parents saving other parents, and their neglected kidsDana Dildine in her office at the King County Regional Justice Center Ten year
Parents saving other parents, and their neglected kids
Crosscut / Posted 21 minutes ago
Dana Dildine in her office at the King County Regional Justice Center Ten years ago Dana Dildine was a mess – and, the Washington Department of Health and Social Services and King County Superior Court concluded, a terminally failed parent. She’d... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Brad Fogel, Medina thrillingly upset No. 6 team in nation — The Medina County GazetteMEDINA — Knock off the sixth-ranked team in the nation and second-ranked team i
Brad Fogel, Medina thrillingly upset No. 6 team in nation — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 29 minutes ago
MEDINA — Knock off the sixth-ranked team in the nation and second-ranked team in the state according to TopDrawerSoccer.com? Get a bit of revenge on the school that beat you in the district finals last season? Check and check. Send an early... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Marriage Licenses: Aug. 17 to 21Marriage licenses filed Aug. 17 to 21 with the Gregg County Clerk's Office: Ja
Marriage Licenses: Aug. 17 to 21
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 32 minutes ago
Marriage licenses filed Aug. 17 to 21 with the Gregg County Clerk's Office: Jacob Dietrich Brinson and Noemy Navarro William Keith Lemon and Melinda Roxanne Cangas Devin Lemetrius Hughes and Detrach R. Harper Dallas Stephen Tanton and Hailey... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dorien Propagates the Gospel With Classical FluteMarried to a Yoruba man from Nigeria, Dorien Oluwakemi Jacobs is a Dutch that l
Dorien Propagates the Gospel With Classical Flute
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
Married to a Yoruba man from Nigeria, Dorien Oluwakemi Jacobs is a Dutch that loves the African culture. And with the way she is going, performing at different events, religious and secular with her husband, she seems to be telling the world that all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Officially Unveils Medupi Unit 6President Jacob Zuma officially opened one of six generating units at Medupi Po
Zuma Officially Unveils Medupi Unit 6
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
President Jacob Zuma officially opened one of six generating units at Medupi Power Station in Lephalale, Limpopo, on Sunday. The power station that was supposed to be completed in 2015 has officially brought on unit six commercially, which will add... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Medupi Will Be Running By 2019 - CabinetAll six units of Eskom's Medupi Power Station will be completed in the first ha
Medupi Will Be Running By 2019 - Cabinet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
All six units of Eskom's Medupi Power Station will be completed in the first half of 2019, adding another 4 764 megawatts (MW) into the national electricity grid, the cabinet said on Friday. Started in May 2007, Medupi was supposed to be online in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buffaloes Finally WinTWO goals in the last 10 minutes was all that Castle Lager Premiership reigning
Buffaloes Finally Win
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
TWO goals in the last 10 minutes was all that Castle Lager Premiership reigning Coach of the Year Saul Chaminuka needed to register his first win since his return as the army teams' head coach in yesterdays' low key encounter against Flame Lilly at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maine Nominated As ANCYL Presidential CandidateThe North West ANC Youth League has nominated provincial chairperson Collen Mai
Maine Nominated As ANCYL Presidential Candidate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
The North West ANC Youth League has nominated provincial chairperson Collen Maine as its presidential candidate for the upcoming national congress, it said on Monday. Maine was nominated unopposed during the provincial league's general council in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eskom Goes Into 23rd Load Shedding-Free DayEskom went into its 23rd day without load shedding on Monday, after the officia
Eskom Goes Into 23rd Load Shedding-Free Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
Eskom went into its 23rd day without load shedding on Monday, after the official opening of unit 6 of the Medupi power station. Medupi unit 6 was opened officially by President Jacob Zuma on Sunday, after being synchronised onto the national grid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma - Energy Shortage a Serious Obstacle to GrowthThe country's energy shortage is a serious obstacle to growth, said President J
Zuma - Energy Shortage a Serious Obstacle to Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
The country's energy shortage is a serious obstacle to growth, said President Jacob Zuma on Sunday, when he officially opened Unit 6, the first of six units at Medupi Power Station near Lephalale in Limpopo. This comes after Statistics SA announced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2 Ex-Cops Jailed for R100 BribeTwo former police officers were this week sentenced to two years behind bars fo
2 Ex-Cops Jailed for R100 Bribe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
Two former police officers were this week sentenced to two years behind bars for corruption and fraud after demanding R100 from a taxi driver at an accident scene. Ex-warrant officer Ezekiel Penyenye, aged 33, and reserve constable Happy Tshekedi,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabinet - Ramaphosa's Japan Trip 'Successful'Cabinet has described Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's visit to Japan as "suc
Cabinet - Ramaphosa's Japan Trip 'Successful'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
Cabinet has described Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's visit to Japan as "successful" - despite ongoing controversy about him using a Gupta-owned plane for the trip. "Cabinet welcomed the successful visit of Deputy President Ramaphosa to Japan. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Axed Eskom CEO Gets Top Govt JobCabinet on Friday announced that former Eskom chief executive Tshediso Matona h
Axed Eskom CEO Gets Top Govt Job
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
Cabinet on Friday announced that former Eskom chief executive Tshediso Matona has been appointed as secretary for national planning in the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation. Matona's appointment comes five months after he was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA to host global renewable energy conference Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says the SAIREC conference bring toget
SA to host global renewable energy conference
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says the SAIREC conference bring together over 30 countries. FILE: Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson. Picture: EWN. Tina Joemat Pettersson,energy... Read more
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Entrpreneur
6 Unusual Habits of Exceptionally Creative PeopleI expend a huge amount of my time and energy writing books and articles and wor
6 Unusual Habits of Exceptionally Creative People
Entrpreneur / Posted an hour ago
I expend a huge amount of my time and energy writing books and articles and working to keep my company innovative. I’ve developed an obsession with some of history’s most creative minds in the hope that I might learn some tricks to expand my own... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Scrappers split doubleheader with State CollegeA 2-4 road trip, and then 1:30 a.m. arrival in Niles. What would be next? A do
Scrappers split doubleheader with State College
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted an hour ago
A 2-4 road trip, and then 1:30 a.m. arrival in Niles. What would be next? A doubleheader against State College at home. The Scrappers went into the doubleheader on Sunday and won the first game 12-5, and lost the second 4-3 at Eastwood... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA gives Zuma 24 hours for Jiba decisionNomgcobo Jiba. (Genevieve Quintal, News24) Johannesburg - The Democratic Allia
DA gives Zuma 24 hours for Jiba decision
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
Nomgcobo Jiba. (Genevieve Quintal, News24) Johannesburg - The Democratic Alliance (DA) has given President Jacob Zuma until Tuesday to decide if he will appoint a commission of inquiry into deputy prosecutions head Nomgcobo Jiba's fitness to hold... Read more
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iol.co.za
Horror crash splits car in twoCAPE ARGUSThree people died after a car swerved off the road, hit a camera pole
Horror crash splits car in two
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
CAPE ARGUSThree people died after a car swerved off the road, hit a camera pole and split in two on impact on the N2 near Firgrove. Picture: Supplied Cape Town - A car skidded on a wet road, veered into a pole and split in half, killing three people... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jiba an obstruction of justicePretoria - A credible inquiry must be set up to probe deputy National Director
Jiba an obstruction of justice
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Pretoria - A credible inquiry must be set up to probe deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba’s fitness for office, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Monday. “Jiba has already had prima facie evidence against... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA making power inroadsMedupi - President Jacob Zuma said, while energy shortages remain a “serious ch
SA making power inroads
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Medupi - President Jacob Zuma said, while energy shortages remain a “serious challenge” for South Africa, the opening of the first 794-megawatt unit of Medupi power station shows progress is being made. “Pressure is being alleviated,” Zuma said... Read more
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Quartz
How the once-thriving commerce on the India-China border dried upIn early August, the Indian prime minister addressed anxious questions in parli
How the once-thriving commerce on the India-China border dried up
Quartz / Posted an hour ago
In early August, the Indian prime minister addressed anxious questions in parliament regarding the impact of the recent downturn in the Chinese market. Indian exports, he confirmed, had declined precipitously to a third of last year’s figures, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino PoachingSpeech by Minister Edna Molewa highlights progress in the fight against rhino p
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Speech by Minister Edna Molewa highlights progress in the fight against rhino poaching Good Afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen of the Media, We are together with colleagues from the Security Cluster presenting this Report to you as a team. Ladies and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Opening of Medupi Unit Six Power StationAddress by President Jacob Zuma during the official opening of Medupi Unit 6, M
President Jacob Zuma - Opening of Medupi Unit Six Power Station
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Address by President Jacob Zuma during the official opening of Medupi Unit 6, Medupe Power Station, Lephalale, Limpopo Province The Premier of Limpopo, Mr Stan Mathabatha, Public Enterprises Minister, Ms Lynne Brown, Energy Minister, Ms Joemat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Calls for Extraordinary Caution On RoadsPresident Jacob Zuma has called for extraordinary caution and strict adherence
President Jacob Zuma Calls for Extraordinary Caution On Roads
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
President Jacob Zuma has called for extraordinary caution and strict adherence to the rules by all road users following the death of more than 30 people in the Eastern Cape this weekend. At least 25 people were killed and many were injured when a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Sends Condolences to the Kingdom of Swaziland Following Road AccidentOn behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, His Exc
President Jacob Zuma Sends Condolences to the Kingdom of Swaziland Following Road Accident
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Jacob Zuma has conveyed a message of condolences to His Majesty King Mswati III, the Government and people of the Kingdom of Swaziland, following the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crime Preventer Accused of Killing 16-Old BoyBududa — Angry residents of Nametsi village, Bukalasi sub-county in Bududa Dist
Crime Preventer Accused of Killing 16-Old Boy
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Bududa — Angry residents of Nametsi village, Bukalasi sub-county in Bududa District last week attacked and destroyed Bukalasi Police Pos after a crime preventer allegedly shot dead a 16-year-old boy identified as Daniel Wanzama. The father of the... Read more
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Lifehacker
Create a Network-Wide Ad Blocker with a Raspberry PiYou have software to block ads on your computer, but if you want to block ads o
Create a Network-Wide Ad Blocker with a Raspberry Pi
Lifehacker / Posted an hour ago
You have software to block ads on your computer, but if you want to block ads on all your devices—from your smartphone to your tablets—you’ll need something a little stronger. Enter the Pi-Hole, a Raspberry Pi image that blocks ads of all sorts at... Read more
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The New Age
DA takes Jiba fight to courtThe Democratic Alliance (DA) is taking its fight against deputy National Prosec
DA takes Jiba fight to court
The New Age / Posted an hour ago
The Democratic Alliance (DA) is taking its fight against deputy National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) boss Nomgcobo Jiba to court. The party's leaders Mmusi Maimane told reporters outside the NPA offices in Pretoria on Monday that they want the court... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Belle Vue Aces 53 Leicester Lions 37: Elite League reportOvernight the stylish Slovenian admitted he’d been in considerable pain having
Belle Vue Aces 53 Leicester Lions 37: Elite League report
Manchester Evening News / Posted an hour ago
Overnight the stylish Slovenian admitted he’d been in considerable pain having aggravated some of his more recent injuries, as well as sustaining trauma to his hip and groin. Once again, former Rentruck Aces captain Chris Harris was the man to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA pushes for inquiry into Jiba's fitness for office The party will file an application this week compelling the president to hold
DA pushes for inquiry into Jiba's fitness for office
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
The party will file an application this week compelling the president to hold an inquiry into Nomgcobo Jiba. DA leader Mmusi Maimane was joined by Adv. Glynnis Breytenbach outside NPA HQ in... Read more
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CBS Denver
Flashback: The 12 Players Who Played Left Field For The Colorado Rockies In 2001The Following is written by CBS4 sports photojournalist Brian Madden DENVER (C
Flashback: The 12 Players Who Played Left Field For The Colorado Rockies In 2001
CBS Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
The Following is written by CBS4 sports photojournalist Brian Madden DENVER (CBS4) – Flashback to December of 2000. Dan O’Dowd had been general manager of the Colorado Rockies for nearly 15 months. This was the offseason of O’Dowd’s tenure that the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Meet the musical Kelly family, all 17 of themThe family of young musicians took the Green Line from the West Side to downtow
Meet the musical Kelly family, all 17 of them
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
The family of young musicians took the Green Line from the West Side to downtown Chicago, lugging their instruments on their backs. A harp. A cello. Four violins. They set up their small orchestra at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Randolph... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Canine presidential candidate is unleashedCHICAGO — Running for president is so easy, even a dog can do it. Or at least
Canine presidential candidate is unleashed
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
CHICAGO — Running for president is so easy, even a dog can do it. Or at least the dog’s name can appear on the Federal Election Commission list of almost 800 potential candidates for president. Candidate ID P60009883, also known as Bailey D. Dog,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Law & Order: Teenager dies in Normandy wreckOne person died and three were seriously injured Sunday morning in a two-car wr
Law & Order: Teenager dies in Normandy wreck
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 hours ago
One person died and three were seriously injured Sunday morning in a two-car wreck after one of the drivers ran a red light and struck another vehicle, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Jacob Leavitt, 17, died after the Ford Escape he was in... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Wes Craven: the mainstream horror maestro inspired by Ingmar BergmanWes Craven’s career is a startling link between the European arthouse and Holly
Wes Craven: the mainstream horror maestro inspired by Ingmar Bergman
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
Wes Craven’s career is a startling link between the European arthouse and Hollywood exploitation horror. This was no movie brat, growing up obsessively watching movies on VHS, getting steeped in trash-celluloid lore, knowing scenes by heart and... Read more
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iol.co.za
No bus depot in our hood - residentsINDEPENDENT MEDIAConstruction of a bus depot continues at Cuprapark in Bronkhor
No bus depot in our hood - residents
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAConstruction of a bus depot continues at Cuprapark in Bronkhorstspruit where it is alleged that the City of Sthwane demolished a recreational centre to make way for the depot. Picture: Bongani Shilubane Pretoria - Residents of... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Grid connections are a problem’Pretoria - South Africa is finding it tough to connect its growing number of re
‘Grid connections are a problem’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
Pretoria - South Africa is finding it tough to connect its growing number of renewable power projects to the national grid at a time when state-owned utility Eskom is facing a power crisis that is hurting economic growth. “Connections are a problem,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Districts, NGO Bill, Loans On Agenda As Prisons Fill UpLawmakers have been recalled from recess to come and approve the new districts,
New Districts, NGO Bill, Loans On Agenda As Prisons Fill Up
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Lawmakers have been recalled from recess to come and approve the new districts, The Non-Governmental Organisations Bill, 2015, The Lotteries and Gaming Bill, 2013, pending loan requests and the supplementary schedules I, II and III for financial year... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Welcomes Opening of Medupi Unit Six By President Jacob ZumaThe African National Congress welcomes the official opening of Medupi Unit 6 in
ANC Welcomes Opening of Medupi Unit Six By President Jacob Zuma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The African National Congress welcomes the official opening of Medupi Unit 6 in Lephalale, Limpopo Province by President Jacob Zuma. The unit was first synchronized to the national grid on 2 March 2015. Unit 6 is a coal-fired power plant comprising... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Attends 70th Anniversary of End of Occupation of China and Second World War in Beijing, Three SeptPresident Jacob Zuma has been invited by His Excellency Xi Jinping, President o
President Jacob Zuma Attends 70th Anniversary of End of Occupation of China and Second World War in Beijing, Three Sept
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma has been invited by His Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, to participate in celebrations in Beijing on 3 September 2015 to mark the 70th Anniversary of the End of the Occupation of China and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
749 Rhino Poached So Far This YearCape Town — Environmental Affairs Minister Ednah Molewa says 749 rhino were los
749 Rhino Poached So Far This Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Cape Town — Environmental Affairs Minister Ednah Molewa says 749 rhino were lost to poachers so far this year. The Minister said this when briefing the media on interventions that the department, as well as the rest of the security cluster, have... Read more
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iafrica.com
Don't ask for big pay hikes - JZPresident Jacob Zuma has urged workers not to demand higher salary increases bu
Don't ask for big pay hikes - JZ
iafrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma has urged workers not to demand higher salary increases but to instead tighten their belts as his government had done. "We can't have workers demanding higher salaries if the companies are not making profits. Workers should be... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zuma to jet off to ChinaPresident Jacob Zuma and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Credit: AFP President J
Zuma to jet off to China
iafrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Credit: AFP President Jacob Zuma is headed to China this week, to attend a military parade celebration and hold bilateral talks. Dozens of state heads will be attending the 70th Anniversary of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend's action1) Bolasie personifies Palace renaissance under Pardew Instinct is to linger o
Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend's action
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 hours ago
1) Bolasie personifies Palace renaissance under Pardew Instinct is to linger on Chelsea’s sudden and uncharacteristic deficiencies, but they were beaten by the more incisive, fluent side on Saturday with Crystal Palace’s cause very clear. Alan... Read more
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Christian Today
The Dark Night of the Shed: How to navigate the male mid-life crisisSuddenly buying a fast motorcycle is a traditional symptom of a male mid-life c
The Dark Night of the Shed: How to navigate the male mid-life crisis
Christian Today / Posted 3 hours ago
Suddenly buying a fast motorcycle is a traditional symptom of a male mid-life crisis. Nick Page, Christian and author of over 70 books, has been going through a mid-life crisis. And he has written a book about it. The Dark Night of the Shed... Read more
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