• Minaj's b***h rant ‘was very real’ - IOL Tonight

    Matt Sayles/Invision/AP Nicki Minaj unleashes a verbal attack on Miley Cyrus during her acceptance speech for her hip-hop video of the year award for 'Anaconda' at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Microsoft Theatre August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles. Nicki Minaj is "livid" with Miley Cyrus. The 'Anaconda' hitmaker's anger towards the 'Wrecking Ball' singer on stage on Sunday (30.08.15) at the MTV Video Music Awards was "very real", a source has claimed.

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  • Backlash for banks over missing cash - Western Cape | IOL News

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA More clients have slammed the response of banks to "fraudulent withdrawals" from their accounts. Cape Town - The response of banks to allegations of card fraud and money being illegally withdrawn from clients’ bank accounts has come under the spotlight after an article published in the Cape Argus last month. Cape Town journalist Yazeed Kamaldien complained of his three-month battle with Standard Bank when his bank card was cloned and R14 937.52 fraudulently withdrawn from his account. Standard Bank had offered to pay him back 50 percent of what he lost.

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  • South Africa: I Am Not Attending Braai - Malema On Invite After Viral Traffic Video

    EFF leader Julius Malema clarified on Tuesday that he will not be attending a braai at the home of the man whose video of a Metro Police officer went viral. The man, Clive Naidoo, filmed the traffic officer issuing him with a fine and the cheeky exchange between them that followed. The video has since gone viral, with more than 32 000 views. A user named TruckerDude posted the personal details that Naidoo gives to the officer in the video, saying: "Braai this weekend.

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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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  • PICS: R78m airport cash bust - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    On the same day, R50m worth of cocaine stashed in hair product bottles was seized at the same airport, in one of the biggest crime-busting days at OR Tambo. On Monday, SA Revenue Service (Sars) officials said five people had been arrested after being caught with the undeclared cash as they were about to leave South Africa. “Risk profiling earlier by Sars custom officials identified the passengers, and led to their apprehension as they boarded the aircraft at 9.45pm. “Upon noticing the officials, the passengers retreated and headed back to the entrance of the boarding gate.

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  • Zimbabwe: Ex-Bodyguard - Mugabe Worse Than Ian Smith

    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was worse than colonial ruler Ian Smith, one of Mugabe's former bodyguards said on Monday. "He is now worse than the Smith regime and he is against his people," South African-born Chinoto Zulu said in Harare. Zulu is a former army chief and worked as Mugabe's personal bodyguard for several years after independence before retiring. This is an evil regime, as I speak, I also have been put under surveillance by Mugabe spy agents.

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  • Fight breaks out at Elsenburg College in Stellenbosch (VIDEO)

    The videos show some black students carrying sjamboks, one is dressed in a red overall, getting into fight with another group of mainly white students. Students had been protesting the college’s language policy. One of the bystanders alluded that the protesting students were from the EFF. ''But as they started opening the door, there was resistance from the EFF [Economic Freedom Fighters].

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  • More good news for cash-strapped South Africans

    Iran wants to re-enter the energy market, which may further ease fuel prices.

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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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  • United hit the panic button with Martial signing | The New Age Online

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal promised that there would be no panic signings before the transfer deadline but the recruitment of French forward Anthony Martial appears to be exactly that. Van Gaal has been linked with some of Europe's leading forwards, including Thomas Mueller, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema, but he has turned to 19-year-old Martial to boost his threadbare attacking resources though the deal was yet to be officially confirmed by United or Monaco. Captain Wayne Rooney did not have the faintest idea who Martial was and had to turn to team mate Morgan Schneiderlin to get the low-down when news of United's reported bid for the 19-year-old Frenchman broke.

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  • Baxter helps ex-Chiefs trio get overseas moves

    Phakaaathi understands that it was former Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter used his Scandinavian contacts to help Mandla Masango, Tefu Mashamaite and Matthew Rusike find clubs in Europe.

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  • Phoenix crash: culpable homicide for driver - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    REACTION UNIT SA Police have opened a case of culpable homicide against the 17-year-old driver of the wrecked VW Polo after it crashed into eThekwini Municipality water services workers in Phoenix, killing one of them. Durban - Police have opened a case of culpable homicide against a 17-year-old driver after a municipal worker died in hospital following an accident in Phoenix on Friday. Three eThekwini Water Services employees were inspecting valves on the verge in Tatford Road when a red VW Polo crashed into them. The police initially opened a case of reckless and negligent driving, but one of the three workers died in hospital on Friday after going into cardiac arrest.

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  • White business to feel the whip

    The Department of Labour Court issued the threat after receiving the Commission for Employment Equity's latest report into transformation in the workplace. The "alarmed" acting chairman of the commission, Tabea Magodielo, said it found that white people continued to dominate top management structures, particularly in the economic hub of Gauteng. The commission has now called for tougher action, including the docking of annual turnover, depending on a company's size. Businesses fear the possible arrest of directors as part of the Department of Labour's drive to punish insufficient transformation.

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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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  • Harry Potter's Son Is Officially A Gryffindor, According To J.K. Rowling

    Rowling also revealed that Teddy Lupin is a Hufflepuff (and Head Boy no less)!

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  • Constitutional Court to hear Vodacom's “Please Call Me” case | The New Age Online

    The case between Vodacom and former employee Nkosana Makate over the popular 'Please Call Me' function will be heard in the Constitutional Court today. Last year the High Court in Johannesburg decided Mr Makate’s idea did lead to the "Please Call Me" service. Vodacom acted in a way that he was entitled to rely on certain verbal agreements.

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  • Power plan B for Koeberg closure

    An additional 1 700MW of power from other power stations will be used to replace the 900MW that was producing power from Koeberg power station’s unit 2, Eskom said yesterday. Technicians began scaling down electricity production by the unit on Friday last week, before officially switching it off early yesterday. Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe said the power utility had planned to switch off the unit and had put other measures in place. At the weekend, President Jacob Zuma, who was officially opening Medupi power station’s unit 6, said it signalled there was light at the end of the tunnel.

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  • Lopez indexes her wardrobe - IOL Tonight

    REUTERS Jennifer Lopez. Picture: REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

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  • Why Khune's pledge of loyalty has a hollow ring to it

    Since he returned to Kaizer Chiefs following a standoff with the club over a new contract, the goalkeeper has been on a weird mission to spin the whole thing and make it seem like some media creation. It was the second time I had noticed Khune turning this saga into the sole fault of the media.

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  • Pressure mounts for Zuma to investigate Nomgcobo Jiba

    The DA will this week launch a court bid for a commission of inquiry into Jiba’s fitness for office.

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