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22 May 2018 6:35 AM Ex-London mayor quits UK's Labour amid anti-Semitism scandal

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone resigned from Britain's Labour Party on Monday, two years after he was suspended over allegations of anti-Semitism - an issue that continues to roil the left-of-centre party. Livingstone said in a statement that he is not anti-Semitic, but was quitting because the long-running accusations had become a "distraction" 45

15 May 2018 3:00 PM Where Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will spend their final night before they get married

London — Meghan Markle will spend the night before her wedding to Prince Harry at a country hotel famed for its role in a 1960s scandal that shook Britain's political and social elite. Kensington Palace said on Monday that Markle and her mother Doria Ragland will spend the night of 18 May at the Cliveden House Hotel, the former residence of Lord Astor 44

08 May 2018 10:04 AM Markus Jooste's investment firm hires business rescue experts

Johannesburg - Steinhoff International [JSE:SNH] ex-CEO Markus Jooste’s personal investment company has hired two business-rescue practitioners as it embarks on an asset sale to repay creditors. Mayfair Holdings named Piers Marsden and Leslie Matuson of Johannesburg-based Matuson & Associates as directors, according to a statement by South Africa’s Companies 51

27 April 2018 3:44 PM FIFA bans Brazilian federation chief over corruption

Paris - Football's world governing body FIFA said on Friday it had banned the head of the Brazilian football federation, Marco Polo Del Nero, for life following a graft probe. FIFA said in a statement that the probe revealed that Del Nero had violated multiple articles of the body's ethics code including those relating to bribery and corruption 52

26 April 2018 3:52 PM Steinhoff 'assessing' former chair Christo Wiese's R59bn lawsuit

Cape Town - Steinhoff on Thursday evening reacted to news that Christo Wiese had instituted a R59bn claim against it by saying in a short note it would "assess the claims and determine the appropriate course of action". Wiese resigned as Steinhoff's chair in mid-December 2017, nine days after the group's CEO Markus Jooste stepped down amid an accounting 86

25 April 2018 4:13 PM #News24 ICYMI: Strike shutdown grips SA, Christo Wiese selling 2 luxury jets; and Kim Kardashian goes nude

Severe thunderstorms are expected to take hold of parts of the Western Cape, Warren Whiteley is touted for the Bok captaincy and News24 is looking to honour 100 young South Africans who embody the characteristics Mandela was best known for. The government is betraying workers by agreeing to a R20 per hour national minimum wage, says the spokesperson 71

06 April 2018 12:28 PM Up to 2.7 million Europeans affected by Facebook data scandal: EU

Brussels -Facebook has admitted it may have "improperly shared" the personal data of up to 2.7 million people in the European Union, the bloc announced Friday, saying it would demand further answers from the social media giant. The EU wrote to Facebook last week to ask how many Europeans were affected by the growing scandal over the harvesting of personal 57

06 April 2018 6:19 AM Rivals unfairly 'slam boot' into Aussies over cheating

New Delhi - Australian spin legend Shane Warne has accused the country's rivals of unfairly using the Test ball tampering controversy to kick the team when it is down. Warne, advisor to Indian Premier League side the Rajasthan Royals, said the cheating scandal should be used as an opportunity for other cricket teams to reflect on their own conduct 141

04 April 2018 8:55 AM Bancroft accepts sanction, won't challenge ban

Cape Town - Australian opener Cameron Bancroft has followed his former skipper Steve Smith in deciding not to appeal his ban for ball-tampering during the recently concluded series against the Proteas in South Africa. Bancroft, who was banned for nine months following the scandal that rocked the third Test at Newlands, took to Twitter on Wednesday to confirm 34

03 April 2018 7:59 AM Day of goodbyes at the Wanderers

Cape Town - Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - also known as Day 5 of the fourth and final Test between South Africa and Australia - will be one of farewells in Johannesburg. Firstly, it will be 'so long, farewell', to Proteas speedster Morne Morkel who will retire after 86 Tests for his country. Morkel currently has 309* wickets and lies fifth on the all-time 33