• 4 signs you are in a one-sided relationship | The New Age Online

    Do you often feel you are in a one sided relationship? Here's how to find out if you are into one

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  • Nigeria: Boko Haram - 214 Rescued Girls Pregnant - UNFPA

    FOLLOWING the latest rescue of additional 234 women and children by the Nigerian Army from the Sambisa Forest in Borno State, indicated, yesterday, that a sizeable number of the rescued girls were visibly pregnant, even as unofficial reports put the latest number of pregnant girls in one of the camps in Borno as at last Saturday at 214. Giving this indication in Lagos, Executive Director, UNFPA, Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin, also disclosed that in the last one year, the organization had taken deliveries of over 16,000 pregnancies in the troubled North East part of the country.

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  • Nigeria: Xenophobia - Blame the Victim!

    Maybe President Zuma and his xenophobic countrymen are right, after all. Long before it became a continental problem, Nigeria's incoming president, General Muhammadu Buhari, foresaw the possibility of xenophobic attacks on Nigerians who 'check out' to seek better life. It soon became clear that, at that point in time, Nigerians were not prepared for change as there were reports of open-air inter-denominational prayer sessions where Nigerians reportedly supplicated God's intercession to rid them of the corrective regime. Three decades on, the fear of xenophobic attacks that bothered General Buhari has assumed a frightening dimension.

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  • How did new mom Kate look so good? - IOL Lifestyle

    REUTERS Choosing a dress that skirted the knee drew attention from the post-childbirth waistline by showcasing Kate s perfect legs - a trick she used throughout this pregnancy. London - She emerged through the swing doors of the Lindo Wing like a ray of sunshine, wearing a yellow flower print dress and a smile so dazzling it was brighter than the hundreds of flashbulbs going off around her.

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  • Xeno: Students fight back

    Kojo Nketiah, a Ghanaian student at Wits University, Johannesburg, was shocked to hear some of his fellows saying this. Most at Wits, he said, believe there is no excuse for xenophobia. "When people say 'xenophobia' they think only of pure violence but it's also psychological and emotional," Nketiah said. Since xenophobic violence erupted in Johannesburg, Nketiah has used a lift club instead of taking public transport to the campus from Centurion, near Pretoria.

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  • Devil worshipping hairstyles are now forbidden: Iran's Barbers Union

    Hairstyles of a spiky and unorthodox nature have reportedly been banned in Iran because they imply devil-worship, while tattoos and other male bodily adornments also being outlawed.

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  • Rihanna's Got A New Look

    New 'do, new you.

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  • Bonang, Jeannie D and Bonnie replace 3Talk

    Afternoon Express is a 45 minute lifestyle show hosted by the reigning queens of South African television, Jeannie D and Bonang Matheba, along with Bonnie Mbuli. The show is said to be inspirational and definitely on trend and will boast live music performances, competitions and real-time audience interaction via social media. This is a winning formula that keeps growing and growing,” stated an excited Jeannie who is looking forward to taking on daily live broadcasts. As for Bonang, she’s equally thrilled about the prospects of this new venture saying: “I am really excited to be stepping into a new terrain with SABC3 and the opportunity to co-host with Jeannie D and Bonnie.

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  • Wedding bus fire kills 11 in Pakistan | The New Age Online

    Eleven people died when a bus carrying a wedding party caught fire after hitting high-voltage power lines in southern Pakistan on Sunday, police said. The bus was taking family members back to their village after a wedding party in the town of Dadu in the southern province of Sindh when it struck the power lines. "The bus immediately caught fire after an iron box on its roof hit the high-tension wire, killing 11 people and injuring 14 others," a senior local police official Irfan Baloch told AFP. Pakistan has an appalling record of fatal traffic accidents due to poor roads, badly maintained vehicles and reckless driving.

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  • Mcebo Dlamini dismissed as Wits SRC president

    Controversial Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini has been dismissed from his role as president or a member of the Students’ Representative Council (SRC) after he was found guilty of misconduct. “As of today, Mr Mcebo Dlamini is no longer president or a member of the Students’ Representative Council (SRC). In February 2015, Mr Dlamini was found guilty of misconduct by a disciplinary panel and given a sentence of, inter alia, one year suspended exclusion in respect of each charge against him,” Wits’ vice-chancellor and principal, professor ` said in a statement.

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  • Sithole murder case postponed - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    THE STAR Kevin Sutherland, left, and James Oatway, assisted by a security guard and two nurses from a clinic, help Emmanuel Sithole to a car after he was stabbed in Alexandra. Johannesburg - The trial of four men accused of killing Mozambican hawker Emmanuel Sithole was postponed in the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Mthinto Bhengu, Sizwe Mngomezulu, Ayanda Sibiya and Sifundi Mzimela allegedly stabbed Sithole, also known as Emmanuel Josias, to death on a street of the northern Johannesburg township, last month.

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  • Tyga to cough up R12 million to save relationship with Kylie Jenner

    Tyga will reportedly pay R12 million to stop Blac Chyna from ruining his relationship with Kylie Jenner.

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  • Mbalula’s ‘woman-beating’ hero - IOL Sport

    Reuters Kevin McCallum asks: why has sports minister Fikile Mbalula aligned himself with a man who has hit a woman? Floyd Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao on a unanimous decision. None of the booing at the MGM Grand came from Fikile Mbalula, the minister of sports and recreation, who bragged on Twitter that he was at the fight and the rest of us weren’t. Mbalula is quite taken with Mayweather, and brought his hero to South Africa last year to “reawaken the giant” that was boxing in this country.

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  • Is the #DASexScandal legit?

    “We reject it entirely, and suggest that congress delegates do the same,” said Maimane’s campaign manager Geordin Hill-Lewis. The email, which names and shames Gavin Davis, Paul Boughey, Athol Trollip and John Steenhuisen alongside Maimane, claims the men of the DA “use their power to manipulate the ascension of women in the party. Outgoing DA leader, Helen Zille has remained mum, but Maimane’s wife has come out in his defence.

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  • #MayPac Fashion - Connect

    Here is a look at the fashion fight that was on the red carpet (At the Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight).

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  • Reese Witherspoon's Teenage Daughter Will Make You Feel Really Old

    Which one's Ava? Which one's Reese? We'll never know!

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  • Here comes load shedding

    Eskom would implement stage one rolling blackouts from 5pm on Sunday. The system was unable to produce enough power due to ongoing maintenance, the power utility said in a statement. On Saturday, Eskom said it was using the weekend to embark on a massive maintenance drive in an effort to improve the performance and reliability of its power generating units ahead of the expected peak winter demand. “The focus of the maintenance programme is on reducing the backlog of power generating units that are currently offline due to technical faults,” it said on Saturday.

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  • World's 'biggest' Prada store set to open in Sandton

    "Yep, our uniform is Prada. The luxury Italian brand has, of course, arrived in South Africa, setting up home in Sandton City's R185-million new wing, aptly called Diamond Walk. It is not for the faint-hearted - Prada's neighbours include a revamped Louis Vuitton megastore, Dolce & Gabbana, Burberry and Gucci. Oh, of course, there is Jimmy Chooooo, too!

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  • Generations' Thulisile Phongolo lays down the rules - SundayWorld

    "Namhla belongs to television," she insists. "I grew up in Jabulani, Soweto, and we also stayed in Fox Lake, so I am a typical Sowetan girl," says Phongolo. In 2012, the 21-year-old burst into the local television space, playing a presenter on SABC 1 drama series Tshisa 3 and went on to present the youth programme Craz-e, doing Frenzy, Shiz Niz and Craz-e World Live on e.tv the following year.

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  • Vavi snubs Malema call | The New Age Online

    Zwelinzima Vavi has snubbed Julius Malema’s call for a rival labour federation to Cosatu.

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