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22 October 2018 4:21 AM Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the "naked truth" over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Riyadh said it did not know the whereabouts of his body and that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had been unaware of any operation to murder him. The Turkish leader's statement came the day after Saudi authorities 23

21 October 2018 6:42 PM 4 killed, 3 injured in KZN head-on collision

Four people have been killed and three people were injured following a head-on collision on the N2 near Mtunzini, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday. IPSS Medical Rescue spokesperson Paul Herbst said the driver of one of the vehicles burnt to death after being entrapped in the vehicle which ignited on impact. "Three occupants from the second vehicle 22

21 October 2018 8:05 AM 2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

Two teenaged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said on Sunday. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement that Isaiah Pretlow, 19, was arrested about 23:30 on Saturday 25

19 October 2018 4:13 AM Pensions of more than 80 000 security guards at risk

The Private Security Sector Provident Fund (PSSPF) is fighting 315 court battles against employers who are failing to comply with rules, putting the pensions of more than 80 000 security guards at risk, reports GroundUp. The PSSPF has more than 242 600 registered members, more than 2 500 of whom are not complying with the rules, GroundUp reports. As a last resort 34

17 October 2018 6:09 PM British cyclist killed in Alps was 'a monster', mother says

London - The mother of a British cyclist killed by a hunter in the Alps has celebrated his death, saying she believed he was responsible for raping a young girl, British media reported on Wednesday. The claims made by Katrina Toghill and the alleged victim, as reported by The Sun newspaper, were denied by the girlfriend and father of the late cyclist 52

17 October 2018 1:54 PM Man strangled by shirt stuck in subway escalator

A commuter choked to death after his shirt got stuck in an escalator at a New York subway station. On Sunday 14 October, Carlos Alvarez, from the Bronx, was found unconscious at the top of an escalator. Part of his shirt had got caught in the mechanism and he was choked by the other part, Pix11 reports. Police went to the scene after receiving a report 27

15 October 2018 7:11 PM Man convicted, sentenced twice for wife's murder

A man who pleaded guilty to the murder of his wife but then claimed he was "forced" into confessing has been convicted of the crime for the second time and sentenced to life imprisonment again. Durban High Court Judge Shyam Gyanda, who presided over Rajiv Sewnarain's "second trial", on Monday rejected his version that he had not been mentally sound and had been coerced 26

15 October 2018 5:26 AM Manyama stars as Chiefs claim Macufe Cup

Cape Town - Lebogang Manyama put on a man of the match display as Kaizer Chiefs lifted the Macufe Cup following a 2-0 victory over Bloemfontein Celtic on Sunday. Amakhosi brought the 28-year-old midfielder back home in August after his brief spell in Turkey with Konyaspor, and he helped Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas claim his first trophy at Naturena 28

12 October 2018 12:42 PM Man stabs newlywed to death thinking he’s a mugger

A 20-year-old in Manchester, England, made his first court appearance on 10 October after stabbing a newlywed as he exited a mosque after Friday prayers in March, Metro reports. Mohamed Jama ran off after stabbing bakery worker Mohamed Nabeel Hassan (22), whom he mistakenly thought had mugged his brother, Musa (22). Mohamed Jama was accompanied by Musa and a third 46

10 October 2018 8:52 AM Governments must put an end to the death penalty

Amnesty International has called on governments to put an end to the death penalty. "Prisoners under sentence of death must be treated with humanity and dignity and held in conditions that meet international human rights law and standards," the organisation said in a statement on Wednesday, which is World Day Against the Death Penalty. Amnesty International 23