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Chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng ordered to apologise for pro-Israel comments

Chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has been ordered to apologise for, and retract, pro-Israel comments he made during a webinar in June last year.

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Protecting whistle-blowers 'critical' in corruption fight, says ...

Former Trillian Management Consulting CEO Bianca Goodson was left in tears as she explained how being a state capture whistle-blower had ruined her ...

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Eastern Cape conductor dies in burning taxi

A taxi conductor died and five people were injured when a taxi overturned and caught fire on William Slammert Drive in Bethelsdorp on Thursday.

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Standard Bank reverses duplicated debits - and it ...

The bank is in the process of reversing any associated fees.
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Nhlanhla Mosele determined to help the youth ...

Frustrated with the lack of support for youngsters in his community, Nhlanhla Mosele, 37, started his non profit organisation, the Youth Service Agency in 2018.Based in King William's Town, the NPO aims to inspire and motivate young men and women in ...
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Search for ‘family friend’ after Peddie sisters, 11 and 15, found murdered

What was supposed to be a family birthday celebration ended in tragedy when two sisters were found dead. The ...

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Parliament to decide on inquiry into Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office before end of ...

National Assembly speaker Thandi Modise was clearly in favour of the inquiry going ahead.

Politics

Less than one-fifth of the R364.4bn pledged at second SA Investment Conference has ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa revealed that of the R364.4bn in investment commitments announced at the 2019 SA Investment ...

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The latest Covid-19 coronavirus coverage

The latest facts, news, figures and live tracking of Covid-19.

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East London rollout starts, but a long way to go

The Eastern Cape began rolling out the second phase of its vaccine programme on Wednesday, but there is still a long ...

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Firefighting trucks vandalised again at Greenfields depot

Firefighting vehicles at the Greenfields fire station in East London were vandalised again on Tuesday night. This ...

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Mdantsane sewage trench a death trap, say residents

Mdantsane residents say a walking path in NU14 is a misery and a death trap. Last week two young girls plummeted ...

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AmaXhosa royal family committed to healing wounds from succession battle

AmaXhosa  royal family members want to extend an olive branch to relatives who objected to King Ahlangene Vulikhaya ...

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South Africa's information regulator says WhatsApp cannot share users' contact information

Facebook Inc cannot share any contact information it collects from WhatsApp users with its other properties without ...

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20 years in jail for Limpopo father who buried alive his five-year-old son

A 36-year-old man who killed his five-year-old son by burying him alive in a shallow grave in 2019, was sentenced to 20 ...

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Scopa to investigate Eskom boss De Ruyter over 'very serious' claims of impropriety

Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter has been accused of wrongdoing by the parastatal's suspended chief procurement officer Solly ...

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Airline passengers banned from eating on domestic flights - Fikile Mbalula

Only bottled water may pass passengers’ lips, according to a notice published in the goverment gazette by transport ...

OPINION | No movement on SA’s stubborn problem of spatial inequality

SA remains a country  plagued by an array of past imbalances, pre- and post-colonial, leaving us with a lingering residue of unequal economic ...

MO and Phindi | Bury myth of 'homewrecker' and 'husband-stealer' woman

First and only person the wife must hold accountable for cheating on her is her husband

RHYS EVANS | Prioritise employees' wellbeing during tough times

As we enter the second year of the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s clear that the "new normal" is taking its toll on SA. The effects of a struggling economy and rising ...

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More than 4,000 agriculture jobs at risk ...

Job cuts to hit seasonal workers hardest, while subsectors that remain labour intensive will consider mechanising ...

A new force is driving things in the ...

Transport is one of the most complex economic sectors in SA, with operations spreading through the rail, aerospace, ...

Standard Bank targeted in appeal to ...

Non-profit group says East African project could lead to the loss of land and livelihoods, environmental destruction ...

South Africans join bitcoin craze

South Africans have been getting into the bitcoin craze. South Africa’s largest cryptocurrency, Luno, reported on ...

GEPF self-service website and app is live

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Steinhoff approaches insurers to help ...

Steinhoff International has proposed a $1bn global settlement plan while combined claims are in excess of $9.12bn

MTN eyes $65-million deal for Syrian ...

MTN Group remains committed to negotiating a $65 million sale of its 75% stake in its Syrian unit, the South African ...

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Opel launches new entry-level and ...

Opel on Thursday confirmed that it is adding two new model derivatives to its sixth-generation Corsa range. Joining the ...

LONG-TERM UPDATE 11 | Reflecting on 11 ...

If you have been following our monthly updates on the Volkswagen Polo 6 GTI over the last 11 months and 14,000km, you ...

WATCH | Ignition TV reviews the 2021 ...

Join Ignition TV presenters Francisco and Richard Nwamba as they test the Toyota Starlet.

FIRST DRIVE | Ford Ranger FX4 has the ...

During this pandemic, we are all more virtually connected to each other than ever before. So why shouldn’t it be that ...

REVIEW | VW's 2021 Amarok V6 has bark and ...

The Volkswagen Amarok first came to market in September 2010. Over a decade ago, in other words. And on a personal ...

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World

Australian teen first person to die of ...

An Australian teenager has died of injuries sustained after being stung by a box jellyfish at a Queensland beach.

150 missing children recovered by task ...

An American task force has recovered 150 missing children in Tennessee during January and February, CNN reports

UK regulator says will fast-track ...

Britain's medical regulator on Thursday said it would fast-track vaccines for coronavirus variants, adding that the ...

Biden says ‘big mistake’ for states to ...

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday said decisions to end the required wearing of masks — such as those by governors of ...

Death of South Korea’s first transgender ...

The death of South Korea's first known transgender soldier, who was discharged last year for undergoing gender ...

English Covid-19 prevalence dropping at ...

The prevalence of Covid-19 infections in England has dropped since January, but the rate of decline has slowed and ...

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Dispatch reporters scoop national award

Daily Dispatch journalists Bongani Fuzile and Sino Majangaza have been recognised for the work they did while ...

Cholera outbreak lurks in province’s ...

Parts of the Eastern Cape may be on the brink of a cholera outbreak as a result of local government’s abuse of the ...

WATCH | EXCLUSIVE: How the Eastern Cape’s ...

Eastern Cape rivers are becoming deadly sewers.A Daily Dispatch team investigated three vital rivers in the province ...

Outrage as foul leaks slowly kill Buffalo ...

A number of Buffalo City Metro’s rivers have been exposed to raw sewage and are contaminated – something that fills ...

Boxing Mecca

Boyish Luyanda Ntwanambi vows to dethrone ...

The pair were scheduled to fight last December but their bout was cancelled together with the whole tournament when ...

Zantsi pays tribute to ‘father figure’ ...

Never mind what anybody wants you to believe, the truth, according to accomplished female boxing promoter Mbali “Don ...

Takane targets SA Junior Featherweight ...

“The preparations for the fight are coming on slowly,” Takane said.

Boxer Kevin Lerena walks away with 'minor ...

Boxer Kevin Lerena walked away with “minor injuries” after the helicopter in which he was training crashed on Saturday ...

Nontshinga to fight for world title ...

East London boxer Sive Nontshinga will enjoy homeground advantage when he battles for the world title eliminator ...

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