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Dlamini-Zuma asked to provide reasons for extending lockdown – or see you in court

DearSA attorneys Hurter Spies this week sent a letter to Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma asking her to provide reasons why...

Farm murder: Farmer found tied with electrical wire and brutally murdered, Viljoenskroon

A farm murder took place during the night of 24 and the morning of 25 October 2020, in the Viljoenskroon area, in the Free...

‘The farmers are coming!’ protesters march to Parliament

About 300 farmers and supporters gathered outside Parliament on Sunday morning to protest against farm murders and farm fires. Holding white crosses, a group...

Ballito business robbery: Police wound 3 robbers, arrest 5 more, Inanda

Police officers from Umhlali, Inanda, KwaDukuza and Phoenix conducted an intelligence driven operation, searching for robbery suspects at Inanda Newtown A, on the afternoon...

Home invasion, shootout: Police officer and three people shot, Thabong

Police are looking for five suspects following the shooting of a police officer and three other people on Friday, 23 October 2020 at about...

Clothing store armed robbery, shootout, Victorian Centre, Heidelberg

Two suspects aged 37 and 38 were arrested for Business robbery and Possession of stolen goods after a clothing store was robbed in Voortrekker...

Over R2 Million worth of counterfeit notes recovered, Pretoria

On Friday, 23 October 2020, police in Pretoria West received information about two suspicious men who had booked in at a local guest house. Police...

Police divers retrieve bodies of two missing boys (7) from dam in Mfuleni

Police divers have retrieved the bodies of two children from a dam between Old Faure Road and the N2 highway in Mfuleni on Friday...

Woman arrested for ‘selling Eskom electricity’ remanded in custody

A 34-year-old female has appeared in King Williams Town Magistrate’s Court today for defrauding Eskom electricity to an estimated value of R300 000.00. Intelligence driven...

R1 million worth of dagga, en route PE, discovered in Dutywa

Dutywa SAPS members and Mbashe Local Municipality Traffic Officers were applauded for the huge dagga recovery. It is alleged that the law enforcement members...

Israel Sends Humanitarian Aid to Azerbaijan, Offers Same Assistance to Armenia, Reports Say

According to the Yedioth Ahronot newspaper, following Baku's request for humanitarian and medical assistance, Tel Aviv sent medical equipment, as well as basic necessities...

'Washington Has No Idea About Who It Deals With': Erdogan Brushes Off US Criticism Over S-400

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made it clear once again that Ankara does not intend to abandon the S-400 missile systems purchased from...

FEMEN Activist Gets Naked in Front of Ukraine’s President Zelensky Near Polling Station – Video

A female activist has bared herself in front of Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky, who arrived at a polling location to vote in the country’s...

'A King, Now and Always': Khabib Nurmagomedov Says It Was His Last Fight After Winning Over Gaethje

Khabib Nurmagomedov announced on Saturday that, after defeating Justin Gaethje, he had performed the last fight of his professional Ultimate Fighting Championship career. The main fight of...

Demonstrators Protest Outside Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Residence in Jerusalem – Video

Sputnik is live from Jerusalem, where protesters have gathered outside the residence of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday, 24 October, demanding that...

Sputnik Makes its Showbiz Debut in 'The Comey Rule' – Just Don't Worry About the Facts

Some merely dream of fame, others work hard all their lives to get into showbiz, but Sputnik has had its big break by accident...

The key points to follow in the corporate gift giving process

In the modern business world, it is significant for business owners to build a trustworthy and reliable relationship with their clients. A business relationship...

Against ‘The dancer and his double’

“The dancer and his double arrive at the gates of paradise” (2006) The above film is a dance film carried by the brilliance of the...

10 points to consider when investing in shutters

Any investment should be considered, whether it is your finances, a new car, your children’s schooling, or even the installation of shutters in your...

McCain South Africa pledges continued contribution to Delmas and Springs communities

Nearly all of McCain’s 51 plants globally are located in rural communities, with two of these communities being Delmas and Springs in South Africa....

Pandora x UNICEF release new charm to support the world`s most vulnerable children

Fashion that gives back. Pandora continues its partnership with UNICEF for a second year, introducing a new addition to Charms for Change.   Charms for Change...

HWSETA mobilises to prevent a second wave of Covid-19 infections by partnering with Real Heroes Connect

Anxious that South Africa should defy international trends and avoid a second wave of coronavirus infections, the Health and Welfare Sector and Training Education...

TECH AND GADGETS

BenQ Collaborates with Zoom to Offer Certified Video Conferencing In Its Larger Display Devices

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 22, 2020 (AETOSWire)– Internationally acclaimed innovator of visual display technology and digital devices, BenQ, announces a collaboration with Zoom. BenQ’s...
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GARDEN & HOME

10 points to consider when investing in shutters

Any investment should be considered, whether it is your finances, a new car, your children’s schooling, or even the installation of shutters in your...

Give the gift that stands the test of time_hansgrohe and AXOR make a lasting impression this festive season!

The festive season is approaching fast, and if you’re at a loose end about how to make that gifting decision for the important person...

Look At These Vital Things While Choosing Handy Tools For Your Next Projects

When it comes to repairing anything on your own, you need some handy home repair tools. There are plenty of handy tools available in...

How to Clear a Badly Blocked Drain

Is your home plumbing system blocked? Clogging of kitchen sinks, bathroom outlet, or toilet is a common phenomenon in every home. When the drain...

Berkey Water Filter: Easy Ways to Use It

Staying healthy means staying hydrated, but if you're not sure that your water is pure, hydration itself is a worrying business. To reduce your...

How to Get Sparkling Windows Inside and Out Without Streaking?

Introduction Everyone wants to have transparent and clear windows. These are the most important part of the homes that contribute heavily to the home...

SOCIAL - TV NEWS

Social Show at Home : Episode 9

Social-Show, hosted by Viwe Tyolwana recaps the latest news in the Social Impact Investment Industry weekly, courtesy of www.social-tv.co.za.

Top Six celebrities who are fighting substance abuse

Preventing excess drinking and drug abuse can limit the number of negative consequences facing teenagers and society as a whole. Celebrities who have overcome...

Understanding the Donor World

The COVID-19 pandemic has put the financial livelihoods of many non-profit organisations (NPOs) in jeopardy, making it essential that they have a clear understanding...

Youth football club launched soup kitchen and COVID feeding project

Thanks to the youth Olympiakos Football Club in Noupoort, who started a community soup kitchen during the COVID-19 pandemic, 140 vulnerable community members, including 72 children,  are  receiving  daily  cooked meals,  in an effort  to support  those  most  impacted by the pandemic. The project is being funded by Noupoort Wind Farm’s socio economic development programme and is being implemented  in collaboration with  the two local clinics  in  the area. This local football club is well known in the District...

The first black woman to summit Mount Everest now wants to tackle the digital divide in SA

The first black woman to conquer Mount Everest hopes to raise R1 million to build nine digital libraries across South Africa. Saray Khumalo will...

Ipid launches toll-free number for communities to report police misconduct

Independent Police Investigative Directorate(IPID) Executive Director, Jennifer Ntlatseng recently launched a toll-free number for public use, specifically designed to report police misconduct. She said...

CRYPTOCURRENCY

Paxful Highlights Security and User Education Can Boost Trust in Crypto: The company believes that these are key in keeping Africa’s crypto-economy safe

October 22, 2020, Johannesburg, South Africa - In acknowledging Cybersecurity Awareness Month during October this year, leading peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency marketplace, Paxful, is highlighting...

How is Business Adapting to the Blockchain Revolution?

In today's crucial pandemic period, many businesses have faced major setbacks and collapse, which has become very much worse for their economic stability. The...

Cryptocurrency – What is Its Impact to the Global Economy?

Cryptocurrency has led to global debates and discussions about its reliability and effectiveness. Despite the negative opinions from critics, cryptocurrency is a great and useful...

Bitcoin Trading In South Africa and its potential for growth

Bitcoin in South Africa? Yes, especially due to the increasing rise in interest. You will be surprised to see why! Cryptocurrencies are making significant advances...

Cryptocurrency – the chameleon commodity

Johannesburg, 5 October 2020: Daniel Kibel, Co-Founder of CM Trading shares insight on the current cryptocurrency landscape. “The cryptocurrency market is still relatively new and...

Using OTC desks to invest in DeFi: 5 platforms you should know about

OTC desks allow investors to buy and sell large sums in BTC at a locked-in price. But what if your goal is not to...

FOOD

In support of World Food Day and in line with growing food security concerns, Roxanne McLean, Owner of Founder Foods and CEO of FreshBox,...
Join Chef Catherine Garden from Fennel and Fig, for a live online cook-along event on 10 October at 4pm. Chef Catherine will shows you...

FITNESS

Exercise is rewarding in many ways, but when you’re focused on your goals, it can be easy to forget about recovery. According to Angela...
Not only is he the fitness guru on Mzansi’s feel-good breakfast show, Expresso, but Ryle De Morny is also a Lifesaving World Champions and...

ECONOMY

Women 20 (W20) Challenges G20 Leaders to Close the Gap between Imagination and Reality on Women’s Equality

W20 Communiqué provides recommendations to expedite economic recovery through the empowerment of women RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, (AETOSWire): – Women 20 (W20), the women’s engagement group...

South African Unemployment Issues Continue Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has taken the World by storm and this includes South Africa. Even though much of the attention has been paid to...

Relief at the petrol pumps

Consumers will breathe a sigh of relief at the pumps as the price of petrol is set to decrease by between 23 and 32...

SARB keeps repo rate unchanged

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has kept the repurchase (repo) rate unchanged at 3.5% per annum. SARB Governor Lesetja Kganyago made the announcement on...

INVESTING

5 Perks of Investing in a Condo Unit

Buying a new home is one of the most crucial decisions you will make. With COVID-19 still looming, the need for a safe and...

How to ensure you have a successful investment journey

Investing in property overseas has many advantages over keeping all your property investments in SA, most notably it allows you to benefit from the...

Why there’s a big shift to the life rights’ investment model for retirement estates

The arrival of Covid-19 and subsequent lockdown period gave many the necessary time for prioritising and perspective. Following lockdown, there has been a surge...

Get on board the Wealth Migrate webinar series to learn how to navigate and thrive in the post-pandemic world

Covid-19 has changed the world forever, but there are ways you can benefit from a structural shift of this magnitude, and one of the...

BUSINESS

The key points to follow in the corporate gift giving process

In the modern business world, it is significant for business owners to build a trustworthy and reliable relationship with their clients. A business relationship...

TkTok partners M&C Saatchi Abel for their first campaign in South Africa

TikTok joins a growing list of clients that M&C Saatchi Abel partners with that are shaping the new economy, such as Takeolot.com, Netflix, Superbalist...

Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market by Competitive Landscape 2020 to 2030

The Global Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market was valued at USD 2.89 Bn in 2019 expanding at CAGR of 20.4% from 2020-2030. Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market research report...

LATEST ARTICLES

Reptile trafficking flourishes amid lack of protection

A new study found that only 9% of traded reptile species have some level of protection under CITES, the global wildlife trade convention, which...

Atlantic trends can predict Amazon drought 18 months away, study finds

Scientists from Germany have developed a climate model that allows them to predict periods of drought in the Amazon based on surface temperature analysis...

Israel Sends Humanitarian Aid to Azerbaijan, Offers Same Assistance to Armenia, Reports Say

According to the Yedioth Ahronot newspaper, following Baku's request for humanitarian and medical assistance, Tel Aviv sent medical equipment, as well as basic necessities...

Dlamini-Zuma asked to provide reasons for extending lockdown – or see you in court

DearSA attorneys Hurter Spies this week sent a letter to Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma asking her to provide reasons why...

Farm murder: Farmer found tied with electrical wire and brutally murdered, Viljoenskroon

A farm murder took place during the night of 24 and the morning of 25 October 2020, in the Viljoenskroon area, in the Free...

The key points to follow in the corporate gift giving process

In the modern business world, it is significant for business owners to build a trustworthy and reliable relationship with their clients. A business relationship...

‘The farmers are coming!’ protesters march to Parliament

About 300 farmers and supporters gathered outside Parliament on Sunday morning to protest against farm murders and farm fires. Holding white crosses, a group...

'Washington Has No Idea About Who It Deals With': Erdogan Brushes Off US Criticism Over S-400

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made it clear once again that Ankara does not intend to abandon the S-400 missile systems purchased from...

On a Philippine island, Indigenous women get their say on marine conservation

The Philippines’ fisheries space has traditionally been dominated by men, but an Indigenous community in the western province of Palawan is allowing women to...

FEMEN Activist Gets Naked in Front of Ukraine’s President Zelensky Near Polling Station – Video

A female activist has bared herself in front of Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky, who arrived at a polling location to vote in the country’s...

Ballito business robbery: Police wound 3 robbers, arrest 5 more, Inanda

Police officers from Umhlali, Inanda, KwaDukuza and Phoenix conducted an intelligence driven operation, searching for robbery suspects at Inanda Newtown A, on the afternoon...

Home invasion, shootout: Police officer and three people shot, Thabong

Police are looking for five suspects following the shooting of a police officer and three other people on Friday, 23 October 2020 at about...

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Reptile trafficking flourishes amid lack of protection

A new study found that only 9% of traded reptile species have some level of protection under CITES, the global wildlife trade convention, which...

Atlantic trends can predict Amazon drought 18 months away, study finds

Scientists from Germany have developed a climate model that allows them to predict periods of drought in the Amazon based on surface temperature analysis...

Israel Sends Humanitarian Aid to Azerbaijan, Offers Same Assistance to Armenia, Reports Say

According to the Yedioth Ahronot newspaper, following Baku's request for humanitarian and medical assistance, Tel Aviv sent medical equipment, as well as basic necessities...

Dlamini-Zuma asked to provide reasons for extending lockdown – or see you in court

DearSA attorneys Hurter Spies this week sent a letter to Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma asking her to provide reasons why...