Russian court to detain blogger who played 'Pokemon Go' in church

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A court in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg has moved to detain a blogger who was under house arrest pending trial for playing 'Pokemon Go' in a church.

Kidnapped toddler found unharmed

2016-10-28 14:14

A toddler who was abducted during a house robbery in Soweto has been found unharmed.

Families of Australia theme park deceased plead for answers

2016-10-28 13:56

The families of people killed at an Australian theme park when their ride malfunctioned have pleaded for answers into their loved ones' deaths.

WATCH: Spry seniors tear up the dancefloor

2016-10-28 13:43

Durban Metro police have revealed a softer side, as video footage of officers singing and dancing with elderly residents at an old age home has swept across social media.

Burundi formally notifies UN of ICC pullout

2016-10-28 13:33

Burundi has formally notified the UN of its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, dealing a blow to the tribunal seen as a pillar of international justice.

Blood found in boot of hired car, court told in Panayiotou case

2016-10-28 13:28

Blood was found in the boot of a hired car police have linked to the disappearance and murder of school teacher Jayde Panayiotou, the High Court in Port Elizabeth heard on Friday.

Police divers find drowned Durban fisherman

2016-10-28 12:52

Police search and rescue divers have pulled the body of a fisherman from the surf at Virginia Beach, a spokesperson says.

Video shows Hilux bakkie fail handling test, Toyota responds

2016-10-28 12:33

A video shows SA's bakkie king, the Toyota Hilux, failing to avoid objects in the road without tipping over. How accurate is this test? The Japanese automaker responds..

Burundi ICC withdrawal major step backwards - HRW

2016-10-28 12:32

A rights group has described Burundi's official withdrawal from the International Criminal Court as a major step backwards for the victims who have suffered atrocities and their fight to see justice.

BaaBaas call up Lions trio for Bok clash

2016-10-28 12:11

The Barbarians have called up three Lions forwards for their matches against South Africa, the Czech Republic and Fiji next month.


Cops arrest nanny for kidnapping of 14-month-old toddler

2016-10-28 14:33

The nanny of a 14-month-old toddler who was kidnapped during a house robbery in Soweto earlier this week is suspected of being involved in the crime, police have revealed.

Mercedes' new bakkie, kid kart champs... 8 great SA motoring stories you need to read

2016-10-28 14:13

From Mercedes-Benz revealing its new X-Class bakkie, to car insurers responding to vehicles damaged in violent student protests... here are 8 motoring stories you need to read.

Record-shattering birds stay in air for 10 months - study

2016-10-28 13:47

A small, dark-feathered bird known as the common swift flies for 10 months on end without ever landing, the longest time spent aloft of any known bird, scientists say.

At least 30 children abducted by rebels in South Sudan - report

2016-10-28 13:33

At least 30 children from two different schools in Amadi have been abducted by a rebel group linked to ousted South Sudan's vice president Riek Machar, a report says.

Student leader's death in custody is a hoax - police

2016-10-28 13:29

Police have dispelled rumours that #FeesMustFall student leader, Bonginkosi Khanyile, was stabbed to death in Westville Prison.

Over R970m awarded to woman in 'cancer-causing' baby powder lawsuit

2016-10-28 13:11

A St. Louis jury has awarded a California woman more than $70m (about R971m) in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson and Johnson's baby powder caused her cancer.

Ferrari's troubles due to 'personnel problem' - Ecclestone

2016-10-28 12:41

Bernie Ecclestone has advised Ferrari to install an 'advisor' to help Maurizio Arrivabene run the great Italian team.

I won't protect corrupt officials, says Mugabe

2016-10-28 12:32

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said that he won't be protecting any government officials accused of corruption, adding that those accused of graft must, however, be given a chance to answer for their crimes in a court of law, reports say.

More bad news for motorists: Petrol hike expected in November

2016-10-28 12:14

The price of petrol is set to increase by around 45 cents a litre in the first week on November. according to the Automobile Association of South Africa.

Man accused of killing horse with bow and arrow

2016-10-28 12:07

A 20-year-old man has been accused of using a bow and arrow to shoot and kill a horse, police in Vermont have said.

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