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  1. 10 Ghanaian Sports Personalities Who Made The Country Proud Back In The DayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Ghanamma.com

    Sports in Ghana is a big deal. Even though football looks like the most loved, other sports are also loved by many.

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  2. Hurricanes crush Sharks in Super Rugby play-offRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Despite howling wind and rain, Wellington side still score six tries in 41-0 victory to cruise into the semi-finals The Wellington Hurricanes crushed the Coastal Sharks with a record setting 41-0 victory to cruise into the Super Rugby semi-finals on a stormy night in Wellington on Saturday. For the first time in the history of the southern hemisphere championship a side has been kept scoreless in a play-off match.

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  3. What's in a party name? A lot it seemsRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Iol.co.za

    ... olence or contain hate speech. Up to 44 parties have been rejected to date. Among them were the Dagga Party for South Africa and Guys of Delivery (G.O.D).

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  4. As London prices climb, Manchester beckons Jews from far and nearRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... often saw an uptick in crime and, more recently, anti-Semitic harassment. "I chose Manchester because I'm from South Africa," said Dianna Schwartz, an observant mother of four. She immigrated five years ago to Prestwich from Cape Town because of ...

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  5. .com | Zuma arrives at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | News24

    ... Elections at our News24 Elections site , including the latest news and detailed, interactive maps for how South Africa has voted over the past 3 elections, or download the app for iOS and Android . Hundreds of supporters have started streaming into ...

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  6. .com | Man who lured rape victims using WhatsApp arrested - policeRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | News24

    Many people claim income inequality is one of the causes of social upheavals we hear about and see every day - a wrong and misleading assertion, says Phumlani Majozi . Durban A man who used WhatsApp to lure his rape victims with the promise of work has been arrested, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Friday.

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  7. .com | #SABC8Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | News24

    Cassper Nyovest's attempt to fill up Orlando Stadium with 40 000 people best defines the power of ambition in a young black South African, says Lemo Monyatsi . Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community.

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  8. Nel leaps to season's best in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Iol.co.za

    She has been experimenting between different stride patterns over the last few months, and it seems as if 400m hurdler Wenda Nel has found her groove ahead of the Rio Olympics. Nel came from well down in the field to surge forward in the final 50 metres to end third at the London Diamond League at the Olympic Stadium on Friday night in a new season's best of 54.47.

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  9. Mawnan musical night raises cash to help poverty-stricken residents in South AfricanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Falmouth Packet

    Some of the children involved in this year's Mawnan Musical Extravaganza gathered at the village's Memorial Hall last week to hand over the proceeds of the event to a Cornish-based charity supporting a clinic in South Africa. It was the fourth year the fundraiser had been held in aid of GNHCT and this time brought in A 850 for the charity.

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  10. Comitis: The boss who has seen and done it allRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    ... club boss and industrious businessman, Comitis has seen and done it all. We know you weren't born in South Africa. Tell us a bit about your background and how you ended up in the Mother City. My father's parents then lived in Mozambique and both my ...

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  11. Woman holding the dapivirine vaginal ring.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... Maybe hear the baby's heart beat. Sociologist Alison Groves recently ran a study in a town outside Durban, South Africa. They followed about 1,500 pregnant women. The results left her speechless. "Thirty-eight percent of the women tested positive ...

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  12. Rain not dampening spirits ahead of ANC's PE rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    Throngs of ANC supporters are being bussed to the Dan Qeqe Stadium in Zwide in Nelson Mandela Bay for the party's provincial Siyanqoba rally. President Jacob Zuma is expected to deliver the keynote address.

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  13. Long ride for real changeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    The T1 Rea Vaya route runs through the four Soweto townships of Diepkloof, Noordgesig, Orlando East and Nomzamo informal settlement near Dube. Nomthunzi Ndzelu, a resident of Nomzamo, near the Rea Vaya Boomtown station, went to the Eastern Cape in March this year.

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  14. You don't want to live in a world without great white sharksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Grist Magazine

    South Africa's great white sharks aren't feeling so great. As few as 350 to 520 of the toothy creatures remain off the South African coast - that's 50 percent fewer than previously thought, according to new research from Stellenbosch University.

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  15. Hurricanes embarrass SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    The Hurricanes recorded a 41-0 thrashing of the Sharks in Wellington to march confidently into the Super Rugby semi-finals. The conditions at Westpac Stadium on Saturday were atrocious, but the Hurricanes were undeterred as they ran in six tries against a traditionally strong Sharks defence.

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  16. African ministers meet in China over $60b fundRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    Zhang Ming China's vice minister for foreign affairs addressing journalists in Beijing about the upcoming meeting of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation Forum Photos by Taddeo Bwambale Ministers from more than 50 African countries next week will meet in China's capital, Beijing to discuss modalities for the disbursement of $60b in funding from the People's Republic of China. The fund was announced by China's President, Xi Jinping at the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation summit held in Johannesburg, South Africa in December.

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  17. 'Test and treat': large study fails to show an impact on new HIV infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Aidsmap

    ... communities where it was provided. Speaking to to the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) in Durban, South Africa on Friday, FranA ois Dabis of the University of Bordeaux said that data collection for the ANRS 12249 study was only ...

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  18. Great white shark numbers take a diveRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Sharks are dying fast in South Africa, this is according to Stellenbosch University research team that is a collaborator on a new Global Environment Facility project entitled "Spatial Planning for Protected Areas in Response to Climate Change ". At first, Dr Sara Andreotti got sick, very seasick.

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  19. .com | SABC news staff revolt with united 'blackout'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News24

    ... and producers to anchors, the SABC news staff sent a powerful and very clear message to SABC management and South Africa that they're tired of intimidation in their radio and TV newsrooms and the misguided news censorship policy that was ...

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  20. Terrific Ty ready to set teammates looseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... with big scores."Hopefully that combination can work again now that there is the responsibility of helping South Africa. "They will carry that responsibility in the national Under-23 team in the Olympics hosted by Brazil, a place Sandows has called ...

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