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20 October 2018 8:20 AM Body found washed up on rocks at Strand beach

The body of a man was been found on Strand Beach on Saturday morning, presumed to be that of a missing person who disappeared in the surf in the same vicinity after falling out of a craft a day ago. City of Cape Town Law Enforcement spokesperson Wayne Dyason confirmed that the body had washed out on the rocks opposite the intersection of West and Beach 19

19 October 2018 9:18 AM Another Manhattan building strips Trump name from entrance

Another Manhattan building has stripped the big, brassy Trump name from its entrance. Workers removed the letters spelling "Trump Place" on Thursday from the 46-story condominium on the Upper West Side. Nearly 70% of the owners in the 377-unit tower at 200 Riverside Blvd voted earlier this month for the change, saying they were worried about resale value 22

17 October 2018 8:35 PM Grounded Abbas determined to continue rapid rise

Abu Dhabi - Pakistan paceman Mohammad Abbas insisted on Wednesday he is confident his rapid success will not go to his head, saying a tough early life has helped him mature as a person. The 28-year-old worked as a welder and a leather factory labourer in Pakistan before his hard work in cricket paid dividends with a first-class debut in 2009. Abbas has been Pakistan's 21

17 October 2018 2:23 PM Proteas in the money at Mzansi Super League draft

Cape Town - The inaugural Mzansi Super League saw several Proteas cricketers get top pickings in the Player Draft at Montecasino in Johannesburg on Wednesday. In the main player draft, each team was allocated R5 325 000 to pick their 16-man squad over 14 rounds. There were 330 players in the draft: 55 opening batsman, 86 middle-order batsman, 67 all-rounders 29

17 October 2018 5:39 AM Jozi Stars announce coaching staff

Cape Town - The Jozi Stars on Tuesday announced their coaching staff ahead of the Mzansi Super League (MSL) T20 Player Draft, which takes place at the Montecasino Ballroom. Nkwe is currently the head coach of the Highveld Lions and is set to take charge of the Stars. Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada was selected as the Stars' Marquee South African player 24

17 October 2018 3:43 AM Floods in Niger claim 45 lives since June: UN

Forty-five people have died in the arid west African country of Niger in flooding since June, and nearly 209 000 have been affected, the UN said on Tuesday. The rains destroyed nearly 17 400 homes, killed more than 33 000 livestock and damaged crops, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said. Nearly 8 000 hectares of millet 20

16 October 2018 8:00 AM Kanye West, Kim Kardashian 'excited' after Museveni gives them Ugandan names

The office of Uganda's Yoweri Museveni says the president has given United States rapper Kanye West and his wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian Ugandan names. In a Facebook post, his office revealed that Museveni had given West, who changed his name to Ye last month, the Ugandan name Kanyesigye, which means "Ï trust". Museveni also gave the rapper's 21

15 October 2018 11:53 AM CSA confirms AB de Villiers for Mzansi Super League

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced that AB de Villiers will take part in this year's Mzansi Super League. That was confirmed on Monday as the six franchise names were unveiled at a function in Johannesburg. De Villiers will play for the Tshwane Spartans and he will be joined by Hashim Amla (Durban Heat), Faf du Plessis (Paarl Rocks) 30

13 October 2018 12:07 PM India take charge in 2nd Windies Test

Hyderabad - Ajinkya Rahane and Rishabh Pant hit unbeaten half-centuries to hand India the advantage against West Indies on day two of the second Test in Hyderabad on Saturday. The hosts were 308 for four at stumps, trailing the West Indies by three runs. Rahane, on 75, and Pant, on 85, have put on an unbeaten 146-run fifth-wicket stand in Hyderabad 45

13 October 2018 7:43 AM 3-way tie atop CIMB Classic leaderboard

Kuala Lumpur - Gary Woodland birdied the 18th hole on Saturday for a 5-under 67 to move into a three-way tie for the lead with Marc Leishman and Shubhankar Sharma after three rounds of the CIMB Classic. Woodland just missed an eagle putt, while Sharma (66) and Leishman (67) had to settle for pars on the par-five final hole. Playing in the last threesome 74