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New York hot dog rabbi to make Qatar kosher at World Cup

2018-12-28 16:07

The rabbi who brought kosher hot dogs to New York baseball stadiums wants to help the Persian Gulf state of Qatar host Jewish fans with food they can eat at soccer’s 2022 World Cup.

Hong Kong office rents 60% higher than in New York - but Jo'burg is best of the bunch

2018-12-08 17:00

Hong Kong’s Central area has taken the prize for the world’s most expensive premium office rents for a fourth year running, but Johannesburg is the best value for money, according to global real estate consultant JLL.

MUST SEE: Twitter helps police to find couple who lost engagement ring - 'Thank you, Twitter. Case closed!'

2018-12-02 23:10

The New York Police Department says an English couple who lost an engagement ring down a Times Square utility grate will be getting it back.

Radical economic transformation and the return of Johann Rupert

2018-11-02 07:00

His vilification as the embodiment of "white monopoly capital" has Johann Rupert disillusioned about South Africa. But President Cyril Ramaphosa's call to treat entrepreneur as "heroes" might entice him to lend a hand.


2018-10-02 12:30

TV personality Bonang Matheba has been in New York City for a while now and her fans are fearing she might just decide to make the city her home.

New York's Global Citizen Festival makes swift recovery after barrier collapse ensues Central Park panic

2018-09-30 10:03

The collapse of a police barrier sent thousands of people fleeing in a panic in Central Park, afraid of possible gunshots at a politically-charged show.

Trump slams Iran but has kind words for North Korea at UN General Assembly

2018-09-25 19:53

In his speech to the UN General Assembly in New York, US President Donald Trump climbed into Iran but predictably had some flattering words for North Korea.


2018-08-30 14:40

TV personality Bonang Matheba is set to make three lucky girl’s matric dance dreams come true.

Aston Martin's eagerly-awaited DB11 Volante steals the show in the SA

2018-07-18 13:25

The most elegant of convertible Aston Martins begins a new chapter in South Africa with the introduction of the eagerly-awaited DB11 Volante.

To help embattled cabbies, New York drops 'Taxi of the Future' plan

2018-06-13 21:08

New York City officials have decided to allow taxi drivers, reeling under heavy competition from Uber and Lyft, to continue driving traditional yellow cabs rather than forcing them to switch to a so-called "Taxi of the Future."


WATCH: Mechanic works on Jeep Wrangler, radio mysteriously catches fire

2018-12-13 10:12

A mechanic got the shock of his life when a Jeep Wrangler's radio mysteriously caught fire. Footage captured shows the driver frantically trying remove the audio unit.

New York state said to probe abuses in small-business lending

2018-12-03 21:27

New York’s attorney general has opened an investigation into potential abuses by finance firms that offer quick money to small businesses nationwide.

WATCH: Massive aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives in New York

2018-10-20 16:44

HMS Queen Elizabeth is the biggest aircraft carrier to sail into New York for half a century, the commanding officer of the ship has said.

PICS: Local stars shine at the Global Citizen Festival in NYC

2018-09-30 11:58

Local celebs and public figures flew the SA flag high at New York’s Global Citizen Festival.

SA serious about tackling economic woes, Ramaphosa tells Bloomberg

2018-09-26 20:19

President Cyril Ramaphosa has told a Bloomberg summit in New York that South Africa is working hard to improve its investment environment and is urgently looking at addressing the effect of two quarters of negative growth.

Cape Town tops among sub-Saharan financial centres

2018-09-14 16:02

Cape Town ranks 38th on a global index of top financial centres, beating both Johannesburg and Mauritius.


2018-08-22 11:00

Tsonga rapper and poet Sho Madjozi’s constant rise is showing no signs of letting up anytime soon.

WATCH: New York's Central Park goes officially car-free

2018-06-27 09:33

New York's iconic Central Park officially goes car-free as the final vehicle drives through the green oasis and tourist magnet in the heart of America's most populous urban jungle.

New York not ready for F1 race

2018-05-29 09:54

New York does not look ready to join Miami as another US destination on the Formula 1 calendar.

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