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28 April 2017 3:25 PM Nuclear neighbours: China and North Korea at the edge of patience

With Kim Jong-un hell-bent on extending his nuclear reach, an angry and anxious China is getting fed up with its long-time ally – and preparing, it appears, to flex its strength. Nathan VanderKlippe reports from the Chinese-North Korean border In the 1950s, soldiers from North Korea and China bled and died together to repulse Western forces in horrific 90

21 April 2017 10:39 AM Tim Noakes found not guilty

Cape Town – Professor Tim Noakes has been found not guilty of misconduct, a professional conduct committee found on Friday. Four or five committee members found that it was not proven that Noakes had acted in capacity as a doctor. And it was not a reasonable inference that he was undermining breast milk. Noakes – whose book The Real Meal Revolution promotes 67

06 April 2017 4:24 AM China's strongman Xi to meet his match in Trump

Beijing - Chinese President Xi Jinping has spent the past four years putting brash, wealthy politicians and businessmen in jail. On Thursday he will have to sit down and negotiate with one. The first face-to-face meeting between Xi and Donald Trump at the US president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida will be a key test of whether the two leaders can overcome 34

05 April 2017 4:01 AM Will dream shared by Xi Jinping and Donald Trump become a nightmare?

The Chinese and American presidents both dream of national rejuvenation, and that could be a nightmare scenario for Sino-US relations. US President Donald Trump, a billionaire real estate developer, won election last year with his populist pledge to “Make America Great Again”. China’s Xi Jinping, a Communist Party princeling, has amassed great power 39

04 April 2017 7:01 AM EXCLUSIVE: Explosive battle between Bonang and SABC threatens to go nuclear

TshisaLIVE can on Tuesday confirm that the relationship between Bonang Matheba and the public broadcaster has completely disintegrated, with those close to both parties revealing that the TV and radio personalities decision to publicly air the dirty laundry between them has put management into full combat mode. For the first time the inner workings of the massive 55

29 March 2017 2:29 PM Hamba Kahle! Fitting final farewell for Bra Joe Mafela

Hundreds of mourners united in prayer, song and dance at the University of Johannesburg Soweto campus to bid a final farewell to veteran actor Joe Mafela. The emotionally-charged funeral service was filled with colourful Tshivenda traditions, gospel songs that had mourners on their feet and touching tributes from those close to the actor. Among the hundreds 50

07 March 2017 12:16 PM Faf: No ego contest with Williamson

Cape Town - Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis says that there will be no ego contest between Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson and himself leading up to the first Test in Dunedin. Du Plessis admits that he had observed the on-field captaincy battle between Virat Kohli and Steve Smith in the second Test in Bengaluru, which saw the two skippers going at each other 52

28 February 2017 5:32 AM Free collector's magazine with Cape Argus

Cape Town - The Cape Argus says it is proud to present today a keepsake collector’s edition magazine featuring 160 years of the Cape Argus and 40 years of the Cape Town Cycle Tour. The 32-page glossy will be available free with every copy of the Cape Argus sold today. It celebrates the relationship between Cape Town’s favourite newspaper and the world’s 28

20 February 2017 7:01 AM Lip Sync Battle Africa returns in April

MTV Base (DStv channel 322) has announced that Lip Sync Battle Africa will return on Thursday, 6 April. At the helm for the second season is actress, presenter, and model, Pearl Thusi, while Nigerian TV presenter and fashion icon, Denrele takes over the role of “colour commentator”. Monde Twala, vice president BET youth and music, Viacom International 39

09 February 2017 6:22 AM It’s swap day at 947 as Darren and Anele switch it up

Darren ‘Whackhead’ Simpson dropped a bombshell on 947’s Breakfast Express show this morning. The bad news is that 947 listeners will no longer be hearing him on their drive into work in the mornings, as the popular presenter has resigned from the morning drive time show. The good news is that Whackhead has not quit 947 entirely, and that Anele is taking 69