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Thousands of supporters of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny demonstrated in 80 cities across the country Saturday in response to calls from the anti-corruption crusader to petition for his release from jail and to allow him to register as a candidate against President Vladimir Putin…
10.07 / 22:49
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Patel on trial for wife’s and mother’s murders, suspicion over father’s death, fearful brother flees to UK…
10.07 / 22:25
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Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's compassion, forgiveness, love and tolerance has been highlighted by the Dalai Lama in celebration of Tutu's 86th…
10.07 / 21:23
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The DA-led Western Cape government has been mandated to pass legislation to prohibit the sale and distribution of plastic shopping bags that aren’t 100% r…
10.07 / 21:23
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Zimbabwe's president says he may reshuffle his Cabinet next week as criticism intensifies around a deputy long viewed as his…
10.07 / 20:26
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The top US envoy in Sudan says conditions have to be "right" for holding talks with Khartoum on removing it from Washington's blacklist of state sponsors of…
10.07 / 20:26
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The ANC Youth League in the Johannesburg region has endorsed Cyril Ramaphosa as its preferred candidate for the party's national elections in…
10.07 / 20:26
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Pupils from KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng have protested outside the Department of Education's head office in Pretoria against the lack of proper transport for…
10.07 / 20:26
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University of Cape Town rector Max Price has expressed outrage over a series of emails suggesting a mathematics professor, who was honoured by President Jacob Zuma, is not suitably…
10.07 / 20:26
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There has been strong social media backlash about a post made by the Grand Canyon Spur Steak Ranch in Pinetown, regarding one of their…
10.07 / 20:26
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Three South African Police Service officers have been severely injured during gang cross fire in Hanover Park, Cape Town, say Western Cape…
10.07 / 20:26
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Thousands rallied in Madrid and Barcelona on Saturday in a last-ditch call for Spanish and Catalan leaders to stave off a national crisis amid Catalonia's threat to secede. The rallies in the Spanish capital and the Catalan city were held with the slogan “Shall We Talk?” in an effort to push law…
10.07 / 19:57
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A car crash that injured 11 people Saturday outside London's popular Natural History Museum was a traffic accident, not a terrorist attack, London police said. The accident had sparked fears of an attack because it involved a car hitting pedestrians at a crowded site favored by tourists to…
10.07 / 19:57
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Despite a scandal surrounding his birthday party, Bonginkosi Madikizela trounced Lennit Max for the top spot in the DA in the Western Cape in what is believed to have been a close…
10.07 / 16:34
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The Economic Freedom Fighters is aiming for a decisive victory in all key provinces in the 2019 general elections and have no plans to form a coalition with any party, says deputy president Floyd…
10.07 / 16:34
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Bonginkosi Madikizela has scooped the DA's top job in the Western…
10.07 / 16:34
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Protesters wearing Economic Freedom Fighters T-shirts stormed their way into Shoprite at the Greenacres shopping centre in Port…
10.07 / 16:34
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Zimbabwe’s electoral body has invited interested parties keen on observing the on-going biometric voter registration (BVR) exercise to register with the chief elections officer for accreditation, says a r…
10.07 / 16:34
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Up until a few years ago, Sudanese engineer Ahmed Abdallah used to manage his family's expenses on his $400 monthly salary but he has since had to take out loans to make ends…
10.07 / 16:34
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A security force loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government has announced that it has driven a rival militia out of the city of Sabratha, after three weeks of deadly…
10.07 / 16:34
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