• Graeme Smith’s divorce gets messier

    Morgan Deane‚ estranged wife of former Proteas captain Graeme Smith‚ is accusing his mates of bullying her. The Irish singer took to Twitter – twice – this morning to hit out at his fellow Cricket South Africa teammates. There were further rumours that the former Proteas captain has formed a close relationship with blonde beauty Justine Haddon‚ a Cape Town businesswoman who owns a clothing boutique. Smith has denied the affair and sending Deane the “divorce” SMS.

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  • ‘Drunk driving' wife charged after husband’s death

    A woman has been charged with drunken driving and culpable homicide after she crashed her car in Phoenix, KwaZulu-Natal, which resulted in the death of her husband. It is alleged 24-year-old Sabrina Sewsanker had crashed her car on the intersection of Redfern Drive and Roundfern Road on Sunday, April 26. Police reportedly found the vehicle on its roof, Phoenix Sun reported. On receiving medical treatment, it was allegedly discovered that Sabrina had been under the influence of alcohol.

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  • Adebayor blasts family members for abusing his wealth in bizarre Facebook rant

    In an 877-word Facebook post, Adebayor, one of the wealthiest African footballers in Europe having played for Arsenal, Manchester City and Spurs, reveals how his family stressed him to a point where it affected his football career. “Reading your recent comments, some people said my family and I should consult T.B Joshua. What else can a son do in his power to support his family? It is not for the first time the soccer star has lashed out at his family.

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  • This Tumblr Post About Princess Diana And Prince William Will Make You Cry

    "If you find someone you love in life, you must hang onto it."

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  • Experts for and against king’s proposal - Politics | IOL News

    While King Goodwill Zwelithini’s proposal on how foreigners in areas under traditional leadership should be treated has been welcomed by a top criminologist, constitutional law experts say the plan will not fly. Professor Johan Burger, of the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), said on Monday that the government should pay attention to the guidelines King Goodwill Zwelithini recently set out for foreigners in rural areas.

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  • OMG! Meet the three girls signed by Beyonce

    Have you ever thought of uploading a video of yourself singing on YouTube but fell victim of cold feet? If it will encourage you, even Beyonce looks for talent on YouTube too. In fact, a lot of successful artists were discovered by major label producers through the video- sharing site.

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  • New Clarkson row over 'pikey' jokes - IOL Motoring Industry News | IOL.co.za

    UK broadcasting regulator is to investigate a long-running Top Gear in-joke about co-presenter Richard Hammond. London, England - The The BBC is facing further repercussions over the behaviour of Jeremy Clarkson after UK broadcasting industry regulator the Office of Communications announced an investigation into whether his use of the work "pikey" on Top Gear was racially offensive to gypsies and travellers. In March the BBC Trust was accused of "legitimising the use of a racist word" by clearing Clarkson of any wrongdoing on an episode broadcast in February 2014. Clarkson has since been axed by the BBC after an internal investigation found he had launched an "unprovoked physical and verbal attack" on Top Gear producer Oisin Tymon, which left his colleague bleeding and requiring hospital treatment.

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  • DA leadership race plagued by controversy

    THE Democratic Alliance (DA) leadership race, due to end at the party’s elective conference in Port Elizabeth at the weekend, is being dogged by two controversies. Mmusi Maimane, considered by many to be the frontrunner, has endorsed a referendum on the death penalty — and the party has had to counter claims of sexual harassment targeting its leaders. Mr Maimane said in an interview he supported a referendum to decide on the reintroduction of the death penalty.

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  • Khune absence from cup advert fuels talk of exit

    SPECULATION about the future of goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune at Kaizer Chiefs continues to rage as Amakhosi line up to face Bidvest Wits in Wednesday night’s Absa Premiership fixture at FNB Stadium. Conjecture was fuelled on Tuesday by a full-page advertisement published in major newspapers for the Carling Black Label Cup. The advert depicted the Chiefs and Pirates lineups but the Chiefs squad did not include Khune. The Bafana Bafana goalkeeper and his agents have been in prolonged negotiations with the club to renew a contract that ends next month.

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  • Diddy still the richest man in hip hop

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  • Benni McCarthy robbed – report

    Former Bafana Bafana striker Benni McCarthy was robbed at gunpoint in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg on Tuesday, according to the website kickoff.com.

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  • No arrests yet in Celia da Costa murder case

    The businesswoman (49) was cornered by two vehicles on the M2 Highway, gunned down and robbed. Johannesburg businesswoman Celia de Costa was gunned down on the M1 Highway towards Sandton on Saturday night.

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  • Lecturer suspended over racist SMS - Western Cape | IOL News

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA A lecturer at Stellenbosch University has been suspended after an alleged racist incident. Student activist Sikhulekile Duma lodged a complaint against nuclear physics lecturer Dr Anton Stander after tracing the message. Duma, a sociology student and member of transformation activist group Open Stellenbosch, received the SMS on April 25. Duma approached the university’s ombudsman on April 30, requesting that Stander be suspended.

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  • South Africans Have Never Really Wanted Nigerians

    I had barely spent 10 minutes on South African soil when I knew that Nigerians were unwelcome. Arriving at the O R Tambo International Airport, an immigration officer irritatingly asked me how long I was staying, despite seeing clearly on my passport that I had a visa to stay up to 30 days.

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  • Madonna: Don't kiss Drake even if he begs you

    Grammy-winning star Madonna has advised her fans against kissing Drake, even if he ''begs''. The 56-year-old singer-songwriter recently created controversy when she smooched with the 'Started From the Bottom' rapper at the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in California, and has warned fans against following her lead. The Grammy Award-winning star - who was previously married to actor Sean Penn and film director Guy Ritchie - was also asked whether Drake was a good kisser. Writing on Instagram, Drake - who appeared to be caught off guard by Madonna - said: ''Don't misinterpret my shock!!

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  • Floyd just doesn’t cut it - Boxing

    REUTERS Jeff Powell says Floyd Mayweathers is not amongst the eight best boxers he s ever seen fight. Floyd Mayweather calls himself The Best Ever and now he has beaten Manny Pacquiao more observers are starting to believe him.

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  • Nigeria: Many Freed Girls Malnourished or Pregnant

    Boko Haram, fleeing to a new hideout, has abandoned hundreds of women and girls in the Sambisa forest where the high school girls from Chibok were initially taken over one year ago. It is not certain, however, that the freed girls and women were part of the 200 plus kidnapped victims of Boko Haram, officials say. Over the past few weeks, Nigerian troops claim to have rescued about 1,000 women and girls. "Many of them told us that they have been hungry for days," said Sani Datti, spokesman for Nigeria's National Emergency Management Agency.

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  • No diet as Eskom boss not willing to cut R1.5bn food budget

    Questions continue to be raised around Brian Molefe’s leadership at Eskom and whether he’s able to prioritise the company’s problems and still keep employees happy. This follows reports about the R1.5 billion spent on catering and meals for employees including contractors at Medupi and Kusile power plants. Acting CEO Molefe says this is something that he is reluctant to cut back on and staff should not bear the brunt for the utility’s power troubles. Late last month, Molefe said South Africans were justified in feeling irritated by load shedding and acknowledged the cost to the economy.

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  • Here's What The Stars Wore To The 2015 Met Gala

    The theme was China Through the Looking Glass.

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