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17 August 2018 2:24 PM Mom discovered ‘dead’ baby was still alive at funeral

The mother of a seven-month-old baby declared dead on 6 August at the Rivas hospital in Villanueva, Honduras, realised her little girl was still alive during the infant’s funeral. Little Keilin Johanna Ortiz Montoya had been admitted to hospital on 3 August with convulsions, diarrhoea, severe hydration and blistered skin caused by a bacterial infection 15

16 August 2018 7:46 PM Female execs in SA still underrepresented, underpaid

Female representation at senior management and executive levels in South Africa is still, on average, only 20%. The data also showed that 61% of the women are remunerated below the median of the sample, compared to just 39% of men. By contrast, 63% of men are remunerated above the median, compared to just 37% of the women in the sample. The survey looked 23

16 August 2018 11:26 AM WATCH: Tunisians push for equal inheritance rights for women

Thousands of people rallied in Tunis on Monday evening in support of the announcement made by Tunisia's president Beji Caid Essebsi to submit a draft bill to parliament equalising inheritance rights between men and women. The proposal to equalise inheritance has been among the most hotly debated of a raft of proposed social reforms. Many Muslim-majority 21

16 August 2018 5:28 AM Thompson, 'refreshed' after break, returns to LPGA

Los Angeles - Lexi Thompson defends her LPGA Indianapolis title this week after more than a month away from the game to give herself a mental, emotional and physical break. The American said it was a "hard decision" to skip the Women's British Open two weeks ago, but one she thought was well worth it. "I never want to skip that event," she said Wednesday 22

15 August 2018 3:48 PM Couple appears in court for alleged online dating scam

A couple, who allegedly defrauded "vulnerable and unsuspecting" women through an online dating scam, appeared in the Cape Town Regional Court on Wednesday, Hawks spokesperson Philani Nkwalase said. The Hawks' Serious Commercial Crime Investigation Unit arrested Pascal Eze (33) and Pamella Mendrew (26) on Tuesday. "During the arrest, the team seized a vehicle 25

15 August 2018 11:15 AM 20 SA athletes picked for African Continental Cup team

Cape Town - A large group of South African athletes will represent the African continent at the upcoming IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Ostrava, Czech Republic between September 8-9, after the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) announced its team on Tuesday. The SA contingent of 20 athletes will make up more than a quarter of the 74-member 24

15 August 2018 5:13 AM Kyrgios saves match point to beat Kudla

Cincinnati - Nick Kyrgios served 39 aces, including one to save match point, to power into the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with a dramatic 6-7 (2/7), 7-5, 7-6 (11/9) win over Denis Kudla on Tuesday. Last year's losing finalist Kyrgios finally saw off the plucky American on his sixth match point. The Australian will next face Croatian Borna 19

15 August 2018 4:53 AM Veronica Sobukwe, widow of PAC founder Robert Sobukwe, dies

Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe, the widow of PAC founder Robert Sobukwe, has died, it emerged on Wednesday. PAC leader Narius Moloto confirmed to News24 on Wednesday that Sobukwe had died in hospital. "We are saddened but at same time we celebrate her life, a life well lived, and a principled woman. She was a very strong woman, she supported her husband through 22

13 August 2018 8:24 PM WATCH: Minnesota deputies rescue women stranded on unicorn raft

It was not a fairy tale, but a rescue on a Minnesota lake did involve a rainbow unicorn. A sheriff's deputy and a reserve deputy from the Chisago County Sheriff's Office spotted a group of five women on a large, inflatable rainbow unicorn floating on Fish Lake on Saturday. KMSP-TV reports the deputies pulled their squad car over and asked the women for a photo 22

13 August 2018 7:06 PM Tunisia's president announces draft inheritance equality bill

Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi on Monday announced plans to submit a draft bill to parliament equalising inheritance rights between men and women. "I propose to make equal inheritance a law", he said in a televised speech on Tunisia's Women's Day. The text of the bill will be presented to lawmakers after the end of the parliamentary recess in October 26