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  1. A gin and tonic distilled with pinotageRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Iol.co.za

    Greenleaf + Terroir - or G+T for short - is a pre-mix of locally produced, small batch gin, and a craft tonic, served in easy-to-drink glass bottles to cool you off this summer. What makes this drink unique is the taste provided by the gin, which is distilled with Pinotage grapes grown in the Durbanville area, just outside of Cape Town.

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  2. All Blacks mark eight straight years at number oneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.

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  3. KLM B772 near Nice on Nov 20th 2017, cargo smoke indicationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A KLM Boeing 777-200, registration PH-BVA performing flight KL-598 from Cape Town to Amsterdam , was enroute at FL340 about 90nm south of Nice when the crew received a cargo smoke indication and decided to divert to Nice. The aircraft landed safely on Nice's runway 04L about 18 minutes after leaving FL340.

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  4. Ghana Premier League top stars exitRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Premier League is set to lose some of its key players as three of the most influential stars in the just-ended campaign have almost sealed new deals overseas. Ghanaian fans, already starved of big-name players in the elite competition, will miss Stephen Sarfo, Thomas Abbey and Ahmed Toure as the trio are close to signing for foreign clubs after undergoing trials in Kuwait and South Africa last week.

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  5. Cape Town police nab two 'drunk' taxi drivers at roadblockRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    A taxi driver in Cape Town was arrested on Monday, after a breath alcohol test revealed he was 13 times over the legal limit. Cape Town Traffric Services' Richard Coleman said the driver, who was transporting 16 commuters to the city centre, was arrested at a roadbloack along Duinefontein Road in Heideveld.

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  6. .com | State 'skipped procedures' in Susan Rohde's autopsy, defence allegesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News24

    The State pathologist who led the autopsy on Susan Rohde allegedly left out crucial procedures in his examination before concluding that she had been strangled, the defence charged in the murder trial of her husband Jason in the Western Cape High Court on Monday. Back in the witness box was Dr Akmal Coetzee-Khan, who returned to work last Thursday after being booked off sick mid-cross examination in October.

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  7. .com | Animal welfare inspector shot, robbed in Cape TownRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town Hijackers robbed and shot an animal inspector mere metres from the Animal Welfare Society in Philippi on Monday afternoon, an official confirmed. Vice chair and CEO for the society Dr John McMullen told News24 that staff were left traumatised after the attack on their branded work vehicle.

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  8. .com | #News24 ICYMI: Zimbabwe on edge; Brian Molefe's R57k...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News24

    The situation in Zimbabwe remains precarious as Robert Mugabe stays in power, Chad le Clos enjoys crowning glory in Singapore and more on Life Esidimeni. 'Unworried' Mugabe was busy 'munching mealies as Zimbabweans protested against him' Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was reportedly not bothered by the recent demonstrations calling for him to step down.

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  9. Jay Ellis Named 2018 Ambassador for American Black Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Black Enterprise

    ... and Frankie , How I Met Your Mother , Grey's Anatomy , and NCIS . Ellis is currently on location in Cape Town, South Africa, filming Sony Pictures' The Maze , for the big screen with producer Neal Moritz. He recently wrapped production on the indie ...

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  10. UNAIDS Executive Director appoints Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim as a UNAIDS Special AmbassadorRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    CAPE TOWN/GENEVA, 20 November 2017- The Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel SidibeI , has appointed the Associate Scientific Director of the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa, Quarraisha Abdool Karim, as a UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV. The announcement was made in Cape Town during the launch of a new UNAIDS report , Right to health .

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  11. .com | City of Cape Town investigating train fireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town The City of Cape Town's fire and rescue services department is investigating the circumstances surrounding a fire that damaged three Metrorail carriages near Century City on Monday. City of Cape Town fire and rescue services spokesperson Theo Layne said firefighters responded to reports of a train that was on fire on the railway line at around 12:15.

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  12. .com | State unable to connect accused to Rust murderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town The State has been unable to place Johannes Plaatjies in the home of acclaimed Afrikaans author Winnie Rust at the time of her murder, it emerged in the Western Cape High Court on Monday. However, Advocate Freek Geyser, for the State, argued that it was "beyond reasonable doubt" that Johannes, who stands accused of the murder along with his nephew Nigel Plaatjies, actively took part in the execution of Rust' murder.

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  13. .com | Murder conspiracy and 'underworld' gun case suspects kept in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town The head of a security company and a former bouncer have both appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court in separate cases apparently linked to underworld activities. Grant Veroni, of the company Skhosana Maponyane Hall Phillips and Khumalo, trading as The Security Group , which has twice before been the target of police and Hawks operations, appeared in the court on Monday on an illegal possession of a firearm charge.

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  14. Today In History, Nov. 20: Princess Elizabeth & Prince PhilipRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Ten years ago: Ian Smith, the last white prime minister of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), died near Cape Town, South Africa, at age 88. Ten years ago: A judge in St. George, Utah, sentenced polygamous-sect leader Warren Jeffs to five years to life in ...

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  15. South Africa:Citizen Science - How Ordinary People Can Guard Cape Town's BiodiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Right now, you might be harbouring a killer: one so small it's hidden in the sole of your hiking shoes. These tiny murderers won't harm you in the short term, but they can be deadly for the plants that are crucial to food security and biodiversity conservation.

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  16. South Africa:Metrorail - Commuters Stranded for Two Hours Between StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    "My boss changed my starting time from 7am to 8am, but still I am late. I really don't know what to do."

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  17. World Rallycross Makes History On Cooper Tyres In AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Modern Tire Dealer

    At the first ever FIA World Rallycross event to be staged on the African continent, this year's World RX and RX2 International Series champions made history, on Cooper tyres, in front of a packed crowd. Ahead of the season finale, held at Killarney International Raceway in South Africa , both World RX and its feeder series, RX2, had already crowned its 2017 victors.

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  18. Alan Committie To Supply Comedy on a Global Scale in Planet Mirth at Theatre On The BayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    With the festive season drawing near, Cape Town funnyman Alan Committie is ready to bring audiences in the Mother City another hilarious look at the world around us. In PLANET MIRTH, Committie presents a docu-comedy in the highest definition and promises all the infectious energy, physical hi-jinks, witty wordplay and hysterical observations audiences have come to love about his brand of comic madness.

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  19. New Drugs, Early Diagnosis Key to Fighting AIDS Epidemic: UNAIDSRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Max

    Developing new front-line antiretroviral drugs and using technology for early diagnosis are among key steps needed to sustain momentum in fighting HIV/Aids and ending the disease as a public health threat by 2030, UNAIDS said in a report on Monday. The United Nations Aids agency, UNAIDS, said that by June this year around 20.9 million people were receiving life-prolonging ARV treatment, with rapid progress seen over the last five years when the numbers of people accessing medication nearly doubled.

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  20. Metrorail trains delayed by an hour ahead of afternoon peakRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    "Metrorail confirmed that it lost more capacity after a carriage caught fire today shortly after noon," the rail commuter operator said. "A passenger trailer of train number 2862 was reported on fire as the train was drawing into Century City Station.

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