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Montecasino man asked smoker for a lighter - witness

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A man who apparently lost R800 000 gambling at Montecasino, asked for a lighter from a smoker near one of the entertainment venue’s entrances before he set himself on fire, an eyewitness says.


AfriForum 'hijacking the Afrikaner mainstream'

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Talking about state capture, we’re presently experiencing another, subtler but equally dangerous hijacking: that of the Afrikaner mainstream by Solidariteit and AfriForum, writes Max du Preez.

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SA’s Kevin Anderson ended a losing streak of three consecutive opening matches when he beat Serbia's Viktor Troicki in Toronto.


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Former Wallabies prop Nick Stiles has been appointed the Reds' permanent coach for the next two seasons.


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