• WARNING: Suspects shoot police officers after robbery

    CCTV footage shows armed robbery suspects shooting two police officer following Cash Crusaders robbery. In the footage, one of the suspects is seen loading a bag into the vehicle they were travelling in while the police vehicle pull over next them. One of the police officer is seen trying to runaway but is apparently shot. In a separate incident, CCTV footage emerged showing a police officer being shot and killed in an armed robber  at Rosettenville Junction Shopping Centre in Johannesburg last month.

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  • THE INSIDER: Spousal communication of the highest order?

    IT WAS gut-check time in Parliament last week when Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MPs took aim at President Jacob Zuma for "getting his employee", State Security Minister David Mahlobo, to evict Zuma’s estranged wife Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma from his Nkandla home. During a session for motions without notice, a raging EFF member likened Zuma’s treatment of the first lady to abuse and called him a coward for acting against traditional norms and common human decency. The Insider is tempted to wonder if it was just a matter of delegating personal assistant duties. DULL rock band Smokie is celebrating its 40th year on the international music scene this year, and South African fans will have the opportunity to celebrate with the band when it visits the country next month.

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  • Five caught at airport with millions in cash - Cape Times

    Customs officials at OR Tambo International Airport stopped five people from leaving South Africa for Dubai with R23 million and $3.775 million in cash stuffed into suitcases and backpacks, SA Revenue Service (Sars) spokesman Luther Lubelo said on Monday. “The passengers were scheduled to depart South Africa on United Arab Emirates flight EK 766 to Dubai.

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  • The man who lifted Serena’s game - Tennis

    REUTERS Patrick Mouratoglou has turned Serena Williams from a champion into a serial winner. For a teenager who gave up his own playing career because he could not persuade his parents to allow him time off his studies, Patrick Mouratoglou has not done badly. Not only does the 44-year-old Frenchman run one of the world's most successful tennis academies, but he has also been the guiding hand as Serena Williams has reinforced her claim as the greatest female player in history. The next fortnight presents an opportunity for Mouratoglou and Williams to crown their collaboration over the past three years with their greatest achievement yet.

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  • Horror crash splits car in two - Western Cape | IOL News

    CAPE ARGUS Three people died after a car swerved off the road, hit a camera pole and split in two on impact on the N2 near Firgrove. The jaws of life had to be used to retrieve two of the bodies, while a third was flung from the vehicle. This was just the latest in a series of crashes over the weekend that saw at least 14 people die and several people badly injured on Cape roads. Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa said incidents took place in Lentegeur, Table View, Worcester, Plettenberg Bay, Kraaifontein, Strand and Oudtshoorn.

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  • Details: Rapper AKA and Zinhle split saga gets ugly

    According to Sunday Sun, Zinhle found out about AKA's cheating ways when she found smses exchanged between him and Bonang Matheba. The two are said to have started seeing each other behind Zinhle's back. A source told Sunday Sun that Zinhle and AKA were leading separate lives even while she was pregnant. A well-known DJ had already tipped Zinhle off that AKA’s illicit love affair had blossomed at Metro FM.

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  • Senzo Meyiwa's BMW X6 repossessed

    Slain Orlando Pirates goal keeper, Senzo Meyiwa's BMW X6 has been repossessed after it was found that it was not insured.

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  • This Kid Had The Perfect Reaction When He Spotted Wayne Rooney Next To Him

    The Swansea City football mascot had the most honest reaction ever after spotting a sporting idol.

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  • SA expats grab top jobs

    This is according to this year's Expat Insider survey, which polled over 14,000 individuals of 170 nationalities in 195 countries of residence. It found that most South Africans abroad would spend "at least five years living comfortably in predominantly English-speaking social circles, and in top management positions". It said that 25% of South Africans abroad identified as "employees or managers" whereas only 11% of expats of other nationalities stated the same. Of the South Africans polled, 22% have children and the three main factors they considered before moving abroad werepersonal safety (62%), cost of living (31%) and economic and labour market (30%).

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  • FW de Klerk sparks outrage

    Former president FW de Klerk sparked outrage on social networking sites last night following controversial remarks he made during an interview screened on CNN. Interviewed by the global news network's chief international correspondent, Christiane Amanpour, at a summit of Nobel laureates in Chicago, De Klerk discussed his "historical antagonism" and current friendship with Nelson Mandela, the failure of the apartheid system, and the shortcomings of the current government.

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  • Africa’s richest man plans cement plant in Zimbabwe

    Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, said Monday that he planned mining and power generation projects in investment-starved Zimbabwe as well as to set up a large cement factory. Mr Dangote met with President Robert Mugabe in Harare in a rare sign of possible foreign investment for Zimbabwe, which has been in economic decline for more than a decade.

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  • ANC salesman in London feels the heat

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  • ‘Students awakening from 20-year sleep’ - Politics | IOL News

    Student politics have not suddenly taken centre stage at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), University of Pretoria and other institutions of higher learning – students are merely waking up from a two-decade political slumber. Experts say the already complicated situation on campuses was further complicated by the EFF entering the political sphere. The debate about politics on campus has been raging long before students were injured during violent clashes between the EFF and SA Students Congress (Sasco) last week.

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  • Mourinho settles for £3m-rated defender - Premier League

    REUTERS Having lost out on Everton s John Stones, Jose Mourinho is poised to sign Senegal defender Papy Djilobodji from Nantes. Chelsea are poised to sign Senegal defender Papy Djilobodji from Nantes today in a £2.9million deal. The transfer represents a surprise given the Premier League champions had bid £38m for Everton’s John Stones, tried to sign £18m-rated Aymen Abdennour from Monaco and lodged enquiries with Zenit St Petersburg for Ezequiel Garay and with Athletic Bilbao for Aymeric Laporte.

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  • Taliban admits covering Omar’s death - World News | IOL News

    REUTERS Mullah Omar of Afghanistan's Taliban regime is shown in this undated US National Counterterrorism Centre image. Kabul - The Taliban on Monday admitted covering up longtime leader Mullah Omar's death for more than two years, saying he died in 2013 as was first claimed by the Afghan intelligence. The group had continued as recently as July to release official statements in the name of Omar, who had not been seen in public since the Taliban were toppled from power in Kabul in 2001. The detail was buried in a biography of new leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour, Omar's longtime deputy.

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  • Four former EFF MPs to fight on

    The legal battle by the four former MPs of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) to nullify the outcomes of its national elective conference is far from over. Expelled EFF members Mpho Ramakatsa, Andile Mngxitama, Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala and Lucky Twala have filed papers in the South Gauteng High Court. On April 11, the EFF suspended Twala for three years and expelled Ramakatsa, Mngxitama, and Litchfield-Tshabalala for publicly accusing Malema and others of misappropriating party funds. The legal tussle started earlier this year on March 4 when the four launched an application in a bid to nullify the outcomes of the elective conference, the National People’s Assembly (NPA).

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    Find out the real reason behind slow computers!

  • Fashion hits and misses at the VMAs - PHOTOS

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  • Zimbabwe: SA King Apologises for Xenophobia

    A South African king yesterday apologised for the xenophobic attacks that displaced over 1 000 Zimbabweans early this year, saying people from the two countries must co-exist as they have a common heritage. King Bhungane III of AmaHlubi Nation told journalists in Bulawayo that South Africans should appreciate that they had a "deep background they share with Zimbabwe". The king is among a high-profile list of South Africans in the country for a two-night gospel gala that featured award-winning artistes from the neighbouring country at Phelandaba Stadium in Gwanda, Matabeleland South.

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  • Bomb-making materials found in second Bangkok apartment: Thai police | The New Age Online

    Thai police on Monday said they had found bomb-making materials in a second apartment following the arrest of a suspect over the Bangkok bombing that left 20 people dead.

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