Local News

SA’s top matriculants celebrate with education minister

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Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga and her deputy Mohamed Enver Surty hosted meeting with SA’s top matriculants. Min. #Motshekga: “After matric you are no longer your parent’s children,you are the nations children”🇿🇦#ClassOf2015📚 pic.twitter.com/lflEaVbCbp — Dep. Basic Education (@DBE_SA) January 5, 2016 170 total views, 1 views…

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Entertainment News & Celebrity Gossip

K.O PLANNING A BIG AFRICAN TOUR IN 2016

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K.O wants to conquer the continent this year.South African hip hop music is taking over the continent. During 2015, we saw artists like AKA and Cassper Nyovest travel to other African countries, inclduing Nigeria, to ply their trade. Now K.O, who enjoyed a massive 2015 career-wise, is…

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US police investigating Chris Brown for alleged battery

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Police in Las Vegas are investigating an allegation of battery against R&B singer Chris Brown. Lieutenant Jeff Goodwin said authorities received a call shortly before 10:30 on Saturday about the alleged battery at the Palms Casino Resort. A police statement on Saturday evening said an…

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International News

A Powerball Reimbursement Go Fund Me Page Has Been Created

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A woman by the name of Cinnamon Nicole from Cordova, TN has raised a little more than $800 in seven hours via her Powerball Reimbursement Go Fund Me page. Nicole alleges to have spent all of her money on purchasing tickets with the assumption she would…

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Crazy World

Pretty in Pink: Rare Pink Hippo Photographed in Kenya

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Last year brought us all kinds of crazy and crazy cute animals: Glow-in-the-dark turtles, the traveling Instagram dog, Burma the Adventure Cat, that adorable lion cub trying to roar, the cutest baby koala you’ve ever seen, and an incredible new species of giant tortoise discovered in the…

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Sports News

Horrific scenes at Dakar Rally prologue – VIDEO

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A speeding car careened off the road and smashed into spectators during the prologue of the Dakar Rally on Saturday, leaving at least 10 people injured, five of them seriously. The incident, which involved the Mini of Chinese driver Guo Meiling, saw the prologue —…

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France coach booed after #RugbyWorldCup humiliation

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French fans jeered coach Philippe Saint-Andre after his last match in charge Saturday ended in a record breaking World Cup hammering by New Zealand. The former French captain said he took a large part of the blame for the 62-13 rout. Current captain Thierry Dusautoir…

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Business & Technology

E-cigarettes vapour affects driving

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A new Yale University study finds that people who used a commercially available electronic cigarette liquid with a relatively high alcohol level had their motor skills significantly impaired — even though they didn’t feel like they were “buzzed” from the vaporised booze. E-cigarettes have become…

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BMW, Nissan to expand green cars plug-in network in SA

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The two companies will roll out fast-charging stations from now until 2017 which BMW and Nissan cars can use to power up. Nissan introduced its all-electric Leaf in South Africa in 2013, while BMW launched its i3 and i8 models in March. Consumers would charge…

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Relationship Tips

Add zing to your love-life with these resolutions

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As you ring in the New Year, do away with making resolutions for yourself this time; instead involve your partner to compile a list. This will not only make your bond stronger, but will also help you to stick to your promises. Here’s a list…

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‘SA men like their girls big’

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Health experts say African men traditionally favour what whites might consider overweight women and associate fat with wealth. This is said to be one of many reasons for the high number of obese women, compared to men, in this country. Statistics released this month by…

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