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18 May 2018 2:56 PM Team SA finalise Lifesaving World Championship squad

Cape Town - KwaZulu-Natal's female lifesavers will double as Team South Africa's senior women's squad at the Lifesaving World Championship to be held in Adelaide, Australia. The KZN super six were brilliant at the General Tire National Club Championships in Port Elizabeth and as immense at the General Tire Interprovincials in Durban. Marine, who won the overall 22

16 May 2018 1:01 PM Sudan woman flogged for marrying without father's consent

Sudanese police lashed a woman 75 times on Tuesday after a court found her guilty of marrying a man without her father's consent, her lawyer and rights activists said. The woman, a native of the war-torn Darfur region, was flogged at a police station in Omdurman, the twin city of Khartoum, after having served a six-month prison sentence. The punishment 19

16 May 2018 7:27 AM Another night of protests in Cape Town

In yet another night of violence, protests have flared up again in the Capricorn area in Cape Town, a City of Cape Town official said. The City's law enforcement spokesperson, Wayne Dyason, said protesters once again targeted private property. "A bottle store at the second traffic circle on Baden Powell Drive in the Capricorn Village residential area was petrol 22

15 May 2018 1:44 PM Iran says Israelis should be tried as 'war criminals'

Iran said on Tuesday that Israeli officials should be tried as war criminals over the "brutal massacre" of Gazan protesters the previous day. "The killing of children, women and defenceless people of Palestine and the occupation of Palestinian lands has become the main strategy of the Zionists over the 70 years of occupation," said foreign ministry spokesperson 27

15 May 2018 9:02 AM Kristen Stewart ditches her shoes on Cannes red carpet

Cape Town – Kristen Stewart made a statement on the Cannes Film Festival red carpet. After posing for photos Kristen ditched her Christian Louboutin’s and walked the rest of the carpet barefoot. In 2015 the festival came under fire for it’s no flats policy for women after festival-goers were turned away from the red carpet. This is not the first time Kristen 21

14 May 2018 2:39 PM Proteas secure 5-0 thrashing of Bangladesh

Cape Town - The Proteas have secured a 5-0 thrashing of Bangladesh, winning the 5th and final Women's One Day International by six wickets in Bloemfontein. Batting first, Bangladesh managed to post a far better total than they had previously in the series and reached 166 for 9 in their 50 overs. Captain Rumana Ahmed top-scored for the visitors with 74 and received 18

14 May 2018 1:18 PM DA opens extortion, corruption case against Manana

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has opened an extortion and corruption case against ANC MP and NEC member Mduduzi Manana. The case was opened at the Douglasdale police station on Monday morning. This comes after the release of a voice clip in which Manana could be heard trying to coerce his former domestic worker Christine Wiro into dropping assault charges 22

13 May 2018 8:25 PM Woman killed on Table Mountain following rock fall

A woman, believed to be in her 40’s, was killed after becoming trapped under a rock fall on Table Mountain, Camps Bay, paramedic services said. The woman together with a male counterpart who was injured, are understood to have become trapped on a path that was temporarily closed. ER24 spokesperson Annine Siddall said paramedics arrived on scene around 21

11 May 2018 6:48 PM Police find man's body hanging in tree, his girlfriend and son stabbed to death

Limpopo police have been left horrified after they found the bodies of a 23-year-old woman and her two-year-old son, who were believed to have been stabbed to death by the child's father, before he hung himself. Provincial police spokesperson Captain Mohlaka Mashiane said police in Limpopo condemned the killing. The 33-year-old was found hanging from a tree on a nearby 28

11 May 2018 5:09 AM Serena signs on for WTA in San Jose

Los Angeles - Former world number one Serena Williams will open her summer hard-court season at the WTA tournament in San Jose, California, July 30-August 5. "I am looking forward to opening my summer season at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic and competing in the new venue," Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam champion, said in a statement posted on the tournament 22