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11 December 2018 5:39 AM Bus full of suspects arrested for public violence, malicious damage to property

A bus full of suspects was escorted to the Sandton police station on Monday after the 105 occupants, alleged to be striking workers, were arrested on charges of public violence and malicious damage to property, say Gauteng police. Spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele said it was expected to take about two days to process and charge the group, suspected 18

09 December 2018 7:05 AM Spain aids pregnant woman, kayakers in migrant rescue

Spanish authorities say they have rescued 33 migrants crossing the Strait of Gibraltar, including a pregnant woman on a small boat and four people paddling two kayaks across the busy shipping lane. The country's Maritime Rescue Service said on its Twitter account on Saturday that it was informed about the migrants trying to reach Europe from North Africa 26

08 December 2018 11:00 AM Black Friday sales disappoint, but retailers can still score with holiday shopping

Consumers can expect more discounting by retailers leading up to the festive season, with the Saturday before Christmas and Christmas Day itself being big sales days for retailers. This is according to Higor Torchia, country manager for the Europe, Middle East and Africa region of retail software management company Vend, explaining some of the sales 49

06 December 2018 10:05 AM Angolan activist talks human rights with country's president

An Angolan human rights activist says the country's president plans to investigate a case of alleged torture by police officials. Activist and journalist Rafael Marques de Morais says he told President Joao Lourenco at a meeting on Wednesday that two Criminal Investigation Service officials allegedly involved in the 2016 torture of Joao Dala received 29

04 December 2018 11:18 AM Court turns down Moyane's bid to have Trengove recused

Former SARS boss Tom Moyane has failed in his bid to have Wim Trengove, SC recused from representing Judge Robert Nugent in a case where Moyane is challenging the powers of the inquiry that led to his dismissal. Nugent, who is heading the Commission of Inquiry into SARS, is one of the eight respondents in the matter being heard in the North Gauteng High Court 31

02 December 2018 9:32 AM US naval commander in Middle East found dead in Bahrain home

The commander of US Naval Forces Central Command and the US Fifth Fleet has been found dead in his residence in Bahrain. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson says Vice Admiral Scott Stearney was found dead on Saturday. Richardson says the Naval Criminal Investigative Service and the Bahraini Ministry of Interior are investigating the death 22

02 December 2018 4:58 AM Envoy says US aiming for warmer ties with Eritrea

The United States wants better ties with Eritrea following this month's lifting of UN sanctions against the Horn of Africa nation, Washington's top Africa diplomat said on Friday. The UN Security Council sanctioned Eritrea in 2009 for supporting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia but lifted the restrictions following the July signing of a peace deal that ended 25

30 November 2018 3:31 PM Verstappen took 'revenge' on Ocon in Abu Dhabi

Cape Town - Max Verstappen has admitted his shove on Esteban Ocon in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was "revenge for Brazil." Verstappen was furious with his long-time rival when Ocon's attempt to unlap himself in Brazil cost the Red Bull driver the race win. Verstappen, who was leading at the time, finished second and later confronted Ocon, pushing him in the weighing 25

29 November 2018 7:22 PM Report: Italy focuses on Egyptian agents in Regeni murder

Italian news agency ANSA says prosecutors are set to open an investigation against seven Egyptian secret service members related to the torture and murder of an Italian researcher in January 2016. ANSA reported on Thursday that prosecutor Sergio Colaiocco is to formally launch a kidnapping investigation against the suspects next week. ANSA did not cite sources 28

29 November 2018 2:33 PM SARS penalties for outstanding corporate tax returns to kick in soon

The SA Revenue Service (SARS) said on Thursday that it will soon impose administrative non-compliance penalties for outstanding corporate income tax (CIT) returns. Administrative non-compliance penalties will be imposed on companies that fail to submit an income tax return, as required under the Income Tax Act, for years of assessment ending during the 2009 and subsequent 46