Children rushed to hospital after inhaling fumes at public pool

2016-12-10 19:46

School children were rushed to hospital after breathing in possible toxic fumes at the Zoo Lake public swimming pool when hydrochloric acid was apparently poured into it.


Indonesian police evacuate neighbourhood

2016-12-10 19:45

Indonesian police say they have evacuated a neighbourhood on the outskirts of Jakarta after discovering a bomb in a raid on suspected militants.


Blitzboks thrash Aussies to end perfect day

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The Blitzboks have beaten Australia 29-7 to finish undefeated on the opening day of the Cape Town Sevens.


CT City continue fairy-tale with TKO triumph

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Cape Town City have won their maiden trophy after they beat SuperSport United 2-1 in the Telkom Knockout Final on Saturday.

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President Zuma congratulates new Ghanaian president

2016-12-10 19:40

President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Ghana's new president elect Nana Akufo-Addo on his win, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation said.

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Culpable homicide probe after six killed in crash

2016-12-10 18:42

Police are investigating a culpable homicide case after six people were killed in a collision in Mookgopong in Limpopo.


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