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Traffic officer ambushed on N7 for service pistol

Tammy Petersen, News24<p>Cape Town - Police are on the hunt for two men who robbed a traffic officer of her service pistol on the N7 on Monday afternoon.<p>…

Eight held for Isando cigarette truck hijacking

Naledi Shange, News24<p>Johannesburg - Eight people have been arrested following the hijacking of a cigarette truck in Isando, east of Johannesburg, on …

'High likelihood' of rate hikes

Johannesburg - There's a high likelihood that the SA Reserve Bank (Sarb) will increase interest rates at its next few meetings, one of its deputy …

ANCYL ready for elective conference - Mthethwa

Genevieve Quintal, News24<p>Johannesburg - The ANC Youth League is on track to hold its long-awaited elective conference next month, almost two years …

Egypt's former leader Morsy given death sentence in jailbreak case

<b>Cairo (CNN) —</b> Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy was sentenced Saturday by a Cairo court to death -- the latest judicial setback for the ousted leader. He was convicted in a 2011 prison break.<p>Morsy's name, along with those of more than 100 other defendants, will be passed to the Grand Mufti, …

Could Egypt's empty animal mummies reveal an ancient scam?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tens of centuries ago, animals were increasingly seen as sacred representation of gods in ancient Egypt. Pilgrims would often pay for the mummification of an animal, in return for divine favor or revelation. And so a lucrative industry began (made up of animal keepers, embalmers, priests, …

McBride to take suspension to court

Jenni Evans, News24<p>Pretoria - The High Court in Pretoria has given executive director of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID), …

Zuma shows contempt for Marikana miners - lawyer

Genevieve Quintal, News24<p>Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma has shown contempt for the mineworkers arrested and injured during the Marikana shooting …

Was Winston Churchill really gay?

British politician Sir Winston Churchill and his wife Clementine relax in 1945 on the beach at Hendaye, on the French border with Spain.British …

R683m ICC planned for Rustenburg

Rustenburg - An International Convention Centre (ICC), estimated to cost R683 million, will be built in Rustenburg in the North West, executive mayor …

No optimism for SA economic growth Economists say South Africa will be lucky to see economic growth of 2% this year. This comes after GDP figures show that the economy grew by only 1.3% in the first quarter of 2015 - it is below market expectations of 1.6%. Read full article: http://owl.li/NrXw3

SABC saga has MPs scratching heads

Parliament - A legal opinion faulting Communications Minister Faith Muthambi for allowing the unprocedural removal of SABC board members on Tuesday …