General

Suspects arrested for possession of stolen property

Hekpoort- Two male suspects were arrested for possession of stolen chickens on Friday 2019-10-18 at approximately 02:00.The arrest came after Oostermoed Security notified the police about the suspicious vehicle that was loading the crates full of chickens at night.Police followed up information and found the…

Government

Collection of media accreditation for eThekwini Presidential Launch of District Development Model

Members of the media who have applied for accreditation to cover the eThekwini District Development Model Presidential launch are advised to collect their accreditation cards as follows:The launch of Mara Phone Plant: Accreditation will be collected as follows:NB: Members of the media are advised to…

Fashion & Lifestyle

Russia Moves to Fill Void Left by US in Northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, TURKEY Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time, tensions grew within NATO as Turkey defied growing condemnation of its…

Market

South African Sisters Shine in Diamond Business Dominated by Men

BEDFORDVIEW, SOUTH AFRICA � Mosibudi Jo Mathole and Khomotso Ramodipa are rare gems in the male-dominated diamond industry. The South African sisters run one of the few women-owned diamond polishing businesses in the world. And, despite the slumping global market for diamonds, and a shrinking…

Medical & Health

Joint media statement on the outcomes of the 6th SKA Africa Partner Countries Meeting

Senior officials and experts concluded the 6th Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Africa Partner Countries Meeting on Monday, 14 October 2019, noting progress in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), African Very Long Baseline Interferometry Network (AVN) and other astronomy initiatives aimed at the development of astronomy…