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11 January 2019 7:22 AM Kings prop cops ban for eye-gouging

Cape Town - The Kings will go into Saturday's PRO14 clash against South African rivals the Cheetahs without the services of tighthead prop Pieter Scholtz. The 24-year-old received a three-week ban on Thursday after he was cited for an eye gouge in the Kings' 38-0 loss to Edinburgh at Murrayfield last weekend. It means that Scholtz will miss next Saturday's 35

07 January 2019 1:51 PM SEE: New York City firefighter dies after falling from overpass

A New York City firefighter responding to a car accident in Brooklyn fell from an overpass and died at a hospital. In statement on the Fire Department's Facebook page on Monday morning, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro and Mayor Bill de Blasio identified the probationary firefighter as Steven H. Pollard. "It's an incredibly sad night for the Pollard family 34

06 January 2019 7:21 PM 2 brothers die in car crash after receiving their matric results

Two sons of OR Tambo district municipality mayor Nomakhosazana Meth have died in a car crash in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, the municipality has said. The municipality has sent its condolences to the family of its first citizen, saying it learnt the news with great shock and sadness. According to a statement by the municipality, the mayor’s sons died on Friday 38

05 January 2019 5:22 PM Liverpool now on Man City's level insists Klopp despite defeat

London - Jurgen Klopp believes his Liverpool side are at last a genuine match for Manchester City despite this week's 2-1 loss to the Premier League champions. Thursday's defeat was the first time Liverpool had lost in the league season, but they still remained four points clear at the top of the table from their title rivals. The Reds beat City three 33

31 December 2018 7:20 AM Gold barrels into 2019 as growth concerns spur demand for haven

Gold is closing out 2018 on a strong note, with haven demand in the ascendant amid volatile trading in global equities, rising concern about the economic outlook and a drawn-out government shutdown in the US. Spot bullion is holding near a six-month high after topping $1 280 an ounce, and the metal is set for the best monthly gain in almost two years 48

28 December 2018 8:35 PM Nadal 'satisfied' despite post-surgery comeback defeat

Abu Dhabi - World No 2 Rafael Nadal lost to Kevin Anderson at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi on Friday but said he was "satisfied" with his first match back after ankle surgery. "Tough match, three-set match, I didn't play sets before here," said Nadal who had not played since a knee problem forced him to retire during his US Open semi-final 26

27 December 2018 7:48 PM Joseph Mabuza remembered as a humble, dedicated communicator

Mourners have remembered former Mpumalanga community safety, security and liaison spokesperson Joseph Mabuza as a humble man who held his job in the highest regard. Mabuza died on Sunday after his motorbike collided with a bakkie whose driver fled the scene. The vehicle allegedly made a U-turn on the N4 towards Mozambique just before the Nkomazi toll gate. The memorial 48

20 December 2018 4:25 PM Nigeria flood victims a 'major emergency': Red Cross

Nigeria is facing a "major emergency," with tens of thousands of people displaced by recent flooding at risk of hunger and disease if help cannot be got to them, the Nigerian Red Cross said on Thursday. "Many of the 200 000 people who fled flood waters are now leaving displacement camps but some of them are finding nothing but destroyed homes and farmland" 39

18 December 2018 8:22 PM Field ranger killed in musth elephant attack at Madikwe Game Reserve

A field ranger at Leopard Rock Lodge in the North West was killed when an elephant attacked him on Friday. Mark Lautenbach, who was a manager and guide at the Madikwe Game Reserve, where the lodge is located, suffered extensive injuries after he tried to redirect the musth elephant into the bush when it broke down a fence and entered the lodging area. MEC of Rural 37

18 December 2018 12:18 PM WATCH: Jose Mourinho's final Manchester United press conference

Cape Town - Jose Mourinho's final Manchester United press conference came after his side's 3-1 loss to Liverpool on Sunday. It was yet another disappointing result for the club this season, and the announcement on Tuesday that Mourinho had been sacked did not come as a surprise to most. Never one to hold back, Mourinho had engaged in a public spat with United 29