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21 June 2018 7:16 PM Kushner, Egypt's Sisi discuss Israel-Palestinian peace process

US President Donald Trump's adviser Jared Kushner and special envoy Jason Greenblatt met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Thursday to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Sisi told the US diplomats, who are touring the region in a bid to revive long-stalled talks, that Egypt supports a "just and comprehensive settlement" to the conflict 22

20 June 2018 4:01 PM #News24 ICYMI: Mugabe 'rushed' to Singapore amid 'sudden health deterioration' – report; DIY winter hacks by Suzelle; and load shedding will be implemented only as last resort – Eskom

Ashwin Willemse to take SuperSport matter to Equality Court, State will pay Zuma's legal fees until court rules otherwise, and Susan Rohde's neck injuries could have been caused by throttling, manual strangulation says defence pathologist. The power utility did not implement load shedding in the morning, but an alert of stage 1 load shedding was issued 21

09 June 2018 2:32 PM SHOCK CLAIM: 'Grace Mugabe wants to be VP of opposition alliance,' says NPF official

A faction of an opposition party in Zimbabwe has claimed that former first lady Grace Mugabe wants to be vice president of the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance, reports say. The sensational claim was made by Jim Kunaka of the recently-formed National Patriotic Front (NPF) at a press conference on Friday. Officials from the opposition alliance 23

09 June 2018 1:29 PM I'm on the mend, Salah tells Egypt's president

Cairo - Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has told Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi he is well on the road to recovery following a shoulder injury in the Champions League final. "The president was reassured on the health condition of the player 'Mohamed Salah', who affirmed that his condition is improving notably and that he is on his way to recovery 26

23 May 2018 4:13 AM Trump appeals again to delay 'Apprentice' contestant's suit

President Donald Trump wants New York's highest court to delay a defamation suit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted groping and kissing. Trump's lawyers filed notice late Monday that they're asking the state Court of Appeals to freeze Summer Zervos' suit while a lower appellate court considers his request to dismiss 34

14 May 2018 11:44 AM Ramaphosa appoints Mabuza as Russia envoy

Cape Town – President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Deputy President David Mabuza as his special envoy to Russia, according to a statement from the Presidency. The move appears to set a point of departure on South Africa’s role in the BRICS group of emerging economies which include Brazil, Russia, India and China. South Africa has been tight-lipped on the grouping 29

10 May 2018 11:03 AM EXCLUSIVE: Zuma's mystery meeting with South African spook murdered in Serbia

Zuma and Darmanovic, along with Frans Richards, who previously worked in South African intelligence circles, as well as a fourth man said to be linked to state security work but whose identity was not immediately apparent, were photographed in Zuma's office in 2012. On Tuesday, Richards confirmed the authenticity of the photograph and told News24: "It was not a social 25

15 April 2018 10:10 AM Former FBI director Comey: Belief that Hillary Clinton would win election a 'factor' in email probe

Former FBI chief James Comey said his belief that Hillary Clinton would be elected US president in 2016 "was a factor" in his handling of the probe into her misuse of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Comey, who was fired by Trump last year, told ABC that a desire to ensure that Clinton's victory was seen as legitimate played a role in his decision 34

11 April 2018 3:12 AM All eyes on Orlando Stadium for Mam' Winnie's official memorial service

The official memorial service for the struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is to take place at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Wednesday. The government moved the memorial service from Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto to the stadium. Last week, Minister in the Presidency Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said the change was made after the size of the venue 31

08 April 2018 2:54 PM Ailing Algerian leader's backers urge him to seek 5th term

Algeria's governing party is urging President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to seek a fifth term even though the 81-year-old has been debilitated by a stroke for years. The head of the FLN party, Djamel Ould Abbas, formally asked Bouteflika to run in the May 2019 election in a speech on Saturday to party lawmakers. Ould Abbas added that "the last word remains 29