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Platinum giants eye solar power as a green answer to load shedding

The world's biggest platinum miners are ramping up plans to build renewable energy plants to free them from power outages ...

Clicks reopens most vaccination sites closed during looting

Seven of the 54 Clicks stores that were looted and vandalised during the recent unrest had been able to open ...

Paarl to Bellville taxi route suspended over deadly rivalry

A major taxi route between Paarl and Bellville will close on Monday because of a deadly taxi dispute.This means certain ...

Who can travel to Russia in 2021

Citizens of some countries can already come to Russia as tourists and even those that require a visa. Check out ...

Pepkor shares jump on strong sales growth

Pepkor says group revenue grew by 13.9% to R53.9 billion for nine months ended 30 June. Pep and Ackermans retail ...

Sharp increase in deaths puts strain on Johannesburg cemeteries

Deaths during the third wave of Covid-19 infections in Johannesburg have put cemeteries and crematoriums under strain.There were 3 568 ...

US Ships Moderna Vaccine to Pakistan Amid Delta Variant Surge

WHITE HOUSE - As Pakistan deals with a surge in COVID-19 cases due to the delta variant, the Biden administration ...

Mapoe, Goosen start in strong Bulls team named to tackle Lions

Bulls director of rugby, Jake White, has selected a strong side to tackle the Lions in a Currie Cup clash ...

Lions' criticism of TMO 'blatant intimidation' - former Test ref

A former South African Test referee told AFP on Friday that the British & Irish Lions' criticism of local official ...

Eskom and South32 sign power supply deal for Hillside smelter

Mining firm South32 says it has clinched a long-term energy supply agreement between its Hillside Aluminium smelter and Eskom to ...

Tanzania says to start vaccine rollout soon

Tanzania's government said it is gearing up to roll out vaccinations against Covid-19 soon.The health minister added that the government ...

Life Esidimeni inquest postponed to August

The Life Esidimeni inquest has been postponed so that implicated parties can consult with their legal representatives. The inquest will ...

Malawi Begins Classes in World's First 3D-Printed School

SALIMA, MALAWI - Adifu Maulana quit school in 2014 to escape punishment she often received for arriving late.She had to ...

Proteas skipper Bavuma reprimanded for 'audible obscenity'

Proteas limited overs captain Temba Bavuma has been reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during ...

Police union spoiling for a strike over wage hikes

The South African Policing Union is considering striking as it rejects government's latest offer in the public service wage talks. ...

Mumbai: Raj Kundra sent to police custody till July 27

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 23 (ANI): A Mumbai Court on Friday sent actor Shilpa Shetty's husband and businessman Raj Kundra ...

Hungary Launches Probe As Global Spyware Scandal Reverberates

Hungarian prosecutors have launched a probe into the alleged unlawful surveillance of critics of Prime Minister Viktor Orban as governments ...

Ex-Test ref: Boks should not be allowed to use Rassie as 'water boy'

Former Test referee Alain Rolland has called on World Rugby to investigate Rassie Eramsus being employed as the Springboks' "water ...

Telkom CEO to step down

Sipho Maseko will step down as CEO of Telkom in June next year.Previously Vodacom's managing director, Maseko was appointed as ...

Rand should be worth R6/$, according to Big Mac index

The rand is 60% cheaper than it theoretically should be against the dollar, the newly updated Economist's Big Mac Index ...

Rani Rampal talks about Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo (Japan), July 23 (ANI): After appearing in the Olympics for the first time in 36 years at the Rio ...

Bavuma reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Dubai [UAE], July 23 (ANI): South Africa captain Temba Bavuma on Friday was reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ...

SANDF touches down in Cape Town to prevent flare-up of violence

SANDF members were seen patrolling Khayelitsha on Thursday, with residents welcoming the deployment.The local development forum has said the soldiers ...

Giants head home to face Pirates after clutch wins in L.A.

The San Francisco Giants hope to avoid a letdown when they open a three-game home series against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

More Than 200 African Men Cross from Morocco into Spain's Melilla

MADRID - Authorities in Spain's autonomous city of Melilla said Thursday that 238 African men have made it into the ...

US duo share lead at storm-hit PGA event, Oosthuizen 4 shots adrift

Americans Rickie Fowler and Troy Merritt each fired seven-under par 64s to share the lead when darkness fell in Thursday's ...

New Zealand border closure puts Rugby Championship in doubt

The southern hemisphere's showpiece Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup matches were in jeopardy on Friday after Australia's latest Covid-19 outbreak ...

Yankees look to shake off ugly defeat vs. Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox look to build off a bizarre series-opening victory as they take on the visiting New York ...

UN warns of ISIS, Al Qaeda threats expanding in Africa

New York [US], July 23 (ANI): The United Nations on Thursday warned that terrorist organisations - Islamic State (ISIS) and ...

Red Sox rally past Yankees in 10th inning

Hunter Renfroe drove in the winning run on a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning as the ...

EU is donating more than 200 million vaccines by end of yea

Brussels [Belgium] July 23 (ANI/FENA): The European Union announced on Thursday that it will donate more than 200 million doses ...

Rickie Fowler shares first-round lead at 3M Open

Rickie Fowler posted a bogey-free, 7-under 64 Thursday and held a share of the lead after the first day at ...

Guinea back in Olympics despite 2K new COVID cases in Tokyo

After previously becoming the first scheduled nation to withdraw from the Olympics over fears of the rise in COVID-19 cases ...

Guinea Reverses Decision to Pull Out of Tokyo Olympics

The West African country of Guinea has reversed an earlier decision to pull out of the Olympics and will send ...

Ankle Injury Rules Out Kenya's Kamworor

Kenyan 10,000 metres runner and 2019 New York Marathon winner Geoffrey Kamworor has pulled out of the Tokyo Olympics due ...

How Social Media Gave Cuban Protesters a Voice

MARACAIBO, VENEZUELA - When thousands of Cubans took to the streets to protest this month, their calls for freedom and ...

Darren Clarke tied for lead after first round of Senior Open

Ten years after his victory at the 2011 Open Championship at Royal St. George's -- where last week's Open was ...

Death toll from South Africa's unrest rises to 337

Johannesburg [South Africa], July 23 (ANI/Xinhua): The death toll following a week of rolling violence and looting in South Africa ...

Springboks v British Lions, 1st Test: 5 tantalising match-ups

Jacques Nienaber and Warren Gatland have both played their cards in terms of personnel, and the stage is now set ...

First group of Zimbabweans to be deported from UK arrive home

The first group among dozens of Zimbabweans slated for deportation from Britain landed in the southern African country Thursday on ...

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Pfizer signs with Africa's Biovac to manufacture Covid vaccines

CAPE TOWN, South Africa: A South African pharmaceutical company will manufacture the Pfizer- BioNTech Covid vaccine for distribution in Africa. ...

Platinum giants eye solar power as a green answer to load shedding

The world's biggest platinum miners are ramping up plans to build renewable energy plants to free them from power outages ...

Clicks reopens most vaccination sites closed during looting

Seven of the 54 Clicks stores that were looted and vandalised during the recent unrest had been able to open ...

Paarl to Bellville taxi route suspended over deadly rivalry

A major taxi route between Paarl and Bellville will close on Monday because of a deadly taxi dispute.This means certain ...

Who can travel to Russia in 2021

Citizens of some countries can already come to Russia as tourists and even those that require a visa. Check out ...

Pepkor shares jump on strong sales growth

Pepkor says group revenue grew by 13.9% to R53.9 billion for nine months ended 30 June. Pep and Ackermans retail ...

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