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20 October 2018 11:47 AM Magashule rejects 'baseless' claims of Gupta meeting over R140m deal

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has dismissed allegations that he took former MEC Mxolisi Dukwana to the Guptas' Saxonwold compound seven years ago to discuss a R140m deal. According to court papers brought by Dukwana, Magashule took the former MEC to the Guptas' Saxonwold compound in 2011, where Tony Gupta tried to strong-arm Dukwana into approving 47

16 October 2018 8:34 PM Audi agrees to pay R13bn fine to settle emission case

Volkswagen AG’s Audi unit will pay a fine of $927m (R13bn) to settle an investigation by German prosecutors into the carmaker’s cheating on emissions regulation. The penalty, which Audi accepted and won’t appeal, consists of €5m (about R82m) for regulatory offenses, with the remainder a repayment of economic benefits as a result of the cheating, Audi said on Tuesday 27

07 October 2018 5:13 AM Drugs, money and gangsterism are not 'glamorous' – reformed gangsters

Growing up in communities where young people's lives are plagued by poverty, drugs and gangsterism, the youth have few role models and little motivation to rise above their circumstances. These are the words of some reformed gangsters who got caught up in the fast life of money, drugs and theft. One man, now 46, says he came from a good home and was not exposed 25

02 October 2018 6:09 PM Parents leave 5-year-old at German airport after holiday

Police in Germany say a couple left their five-year-old daughter behind at the airport after returning from a holiday. Reutlingen police said on Tuesday that officers spotted the child wandering aimlessly and alone around the terminal at nearby Stuttgart Airport late on Monday. The girl was taken to the airport police station. Shortly afterward, her mother 40

29 September 2018 8:49 AM Magnussen signed 'two-year' extension with Haas

Cape Town - Kevin Magnussen says there was "never any doubt" that he would re-sign with Haas, putting pen to paper on a new two-year deal. Haas confirmed an unchanged line up for next year's championship with Magnussen and Romain Grosjean staying on for 2019. But while the Frenchman's contract is believed to be for one year, for Magnussen it's a new two-year 34

21 September 2018 11:15 AM Burkina Faso cracks down on motorbike-riding extremists

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Growing attacks by motorbike-riding extremists who flee into the forest have led Burkina Faso's government to ban the use of motorbikes and bike carts from sunset to sunrise in its troubled east. The West African nation also announced this week it will monitor cars and trucks in the area near the border with Niger, which 20

21 September 2018 10:24 AM Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival

Angry train commuters allegedly set alight four cars and damaged a ticket office and motor train coach in Umlazi's J section, south of Durban, on Friday morning, provincial police said. Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said it was alleged that more than 1 000 commuters at Umlazi railway station became angry about late trains. He said the incident 30

19 September 2018 4:39 PM WATCH: Woman dies after storm blows caravan off cliff in Ireland

A woman has died after a caravan she was sleeping in was blown off a cliff as the British Isles are battered by a heavy storm. Irish police said that the accident occurred in Galway County on Wednesday morning. Police said: "A search was carried out at the scene on the beach and after a short time the body of a female in her 50s was recovered." The storm 25

10 September 2018 7:32 PM Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway

French police arrested a man on Monday after a high-speed chase on the runway at Lyon airport in southeast France which ended with him trying to flee on foot, local officials said. Before driving onto the runway the man had driven the car into the glass doors of one of the airport terminals. Nobody was injured in the incident, which led to the suspension 155

05 September 2018 4:55 PM PICS: Citi Golf 'squashed' between two trucks in N3 pile-up

One person has been airlifted to hospital after a pile-up on the N3 Durban-bound involving three trucks and two cars on Wednesday afternoon. "[The accident] occurred in the backlog of a truck that was on fire after the Hammarsdale interchange," Rescue Care spokesperson Garrith Jamieson said. According to Jamieson one person in a Citi Golf was "squashed 28