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  • Boy, 12, shot dead in Cape Town

    27 July 2017 6:57 PM 9

    Cape Town – A 12-year-old boy was shot dead in Kuku Town in Kensington, Cape Town on Wednesday, the Kensington Community Police Forum (CPF) said on Thursday. CPF chairperson Cheslyn Steenberg said in a statement the boy's body was found on Thursday morning by fellow residents. He had not yet been identified. Western Cape Police spokesperson Noloyiso

  • WATCH: SA girls are just tough, Charlize Theron tells Trevor Noah

    27 July 2017 6:38 PM 9

    The two talk about how proud they are of each other and their achivements. South African-born actor Charlize Theron caught up with Trevor Noah on The Daily Show and spoke about her new movie. Noah told Theron that he cried when she won an Academy Award for best actress in her role in Mad Max: Fury Road. “I was like ‘she’s so good’ and all of South Africa

  • No bail for alleged OR Tambo Airport rhino horn smuggler

    27 July 2017 5:38 PM 10

    Johannesburg – A woman who allegedly tried to smuggle 20kg of rhino horn through OR Tambo International Airport was on Thursday denied bail by the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court, police said. Shuangshuang Xue’s case was postponed to August 16, Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo said. The 24-year-old was charged with violating the Endangered Species Act after 11 pieces

  • Charlie Gard to be sent to hospice after parents, hospital fail to reach agreement

    27 July 2017 5:20 PM 10

    Hospital sends sympathies to boy's parents, regrets 'distressing' process was carried out in public A British judge ordered Thursday that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time. Judge Nicholas Francis made the order after Charlie's parents and the hospital treating

  • Eskom CFO Anoj Singh axed, sort of

    27 July 2017 5:17 PM 11

    Eskom’s chief financial officer Anoj Singh was placed on special leave pending an investigation on Thursday, after one of its lenders raised governance concerns in the wake of the company’s recent qualified audit report. A senior government official familiar with the matter confirmed to the Mail & Guardian that the Development Bank of South Africa, which

  • Court sends Charlie Gard to a hospice to die

    27 July 2017 4:54 PM 9

    A judge had given the parents until noon to reach agreement with Great Ormond Street Hospital about spending more time in a hospice, but no compromise was reached so a judge ruled that Charlie's artificial ventilation should be turned off. "It is not in Charlie's best interests for artificial ventilation to continue to be provided to him and it is therefore

  • Kasich Urges Ohioans to Return to State Fair One Day After Fatal Accident

    27 July 2017 4:38 PM 10

    One day after a ride malfunction killed one person and injured seven more at the Ohio State Fair, Gov. John Kasich insisted the state would “move on” and continue to enjoy the beloved event. “This will not define the Ohio State Fair. It will carry on,” Kasich said during a press conference on Thursday. “Despite this, Ohio will move on. It doesn’t mean we won’t

  • Telkom win ‘landmark’ case

    27 July 2017 3:47 PM 12

    Telkom had initially refused to share its existing infrastructure — which included underground ducts‚ sleeves‚ manholes and copper cables – at the Dennegeur residential estate in Somerset West‚ Cape Town‚ with Vodacom. Vodacom then came to an agreement with the estate’s home owners association to install fibre optic cable to the existing infrastructure

  • The Latest: Governor won't speculate on deadly fair accident

    27 July 2017 3:35 PM 11

    Ohio's governor is promising a thorough investigation into what caused a thrill ride on the Ohio State Fair midway to break apart and send riders tumbling through the air. Authorities stand near the Fire Ball amusement ride after the ride malfunctioned injuring several at the Ohio State Fair, Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. Some of the victims

  • Chiefs confirm Zuma capture

    27 July 2017 3:33 PM 11

    Kaizer Chiefs have announced the signing of South Africa youth international forward Dumsani Zuma on a three-year deal. Reports in local media have speculated that the free transfer would be completed this week, but Bloemfontein Celtic claimed their youth product was still under contract. However, Amakhosi confirmed the move on Thursday in a post on their