Training programme provides big dreams for small town boy

Training programme provides big dreams for small town boy

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Cape Town – As a child growing up in the small town of Zoar in the Western Cape, Ryan Adams had two dreams: to one day be More »

6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa   Six aid workers were killed in an ambush in South Sudan on Saturday, the UN’s humanitarian coordinator for the country said. The aid workers were traveling More »

Trump: US will act unilaterally on North Korea if necessary

Trump: US will act unilaterally on North Korea if necessary

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa (CNN)US President Donald Trump has declared he would be willing to go it alone to restrain North Korea’s nuclear weapons program should China fail to change the More »

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Temperatures are rising, water supplies are scarce, soil fertility is low and severe droughts are common. After years of desertification, its rich biodiversity is under threat and More »

Farm workers still maltreated, hearings find

Farm workers still maltreated, hearings find

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Evictions and the bad, cruel behavior of farm workers were among the troubling trends uncovered by country-wide hearings by the cover Committee on Rural Development and Land More »

Limpopo residents attack pastors and congregation

Limpopo residents attack pastors and congregation

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Limpopo police have pushed into water a manhunt for a group of group members who attacked church pastors and their persons in great number in Mecklenburg More »

EFF to hold vigil on Sunday evening ahead of Malema’s court appearance

EFF to hold vigil on Sunday evening ahead of Malema’s court appearance

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa EFF first Julius Malema said to so give support to his supporters to go into land 2 years ago at the meeting of friends’ elective meeting The More »

EFF will ask Parliament to dissolve Eskom board

EFF will ask Parliament to dissolve Eskom board

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Economic Freedom Fighters on Friday called on the board of Eskom to move after Ceo Brian Molefes example in making ready to put up with too More »

Kidnapped Cape businessman still missing

Kidnapped Cape businessman still missing

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Cape Town business-man Naushad Deshmukh was still lost by Friday after 12 a.m. with no new developments, Western Cape police said.Representative Captain FC Van Wyk said the More »

DA to lay charges against Brian Molefe after Eskom resignation

DA to lay charges against Brian Molefe after Eskom resignation

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Democratic agreement (DA) will put charges against Eskom Ceo Brian Molefe supporters his statement giving up position, the meeting of friends said on Friday. Molefe resigned More »

 

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Proteas have taken step in the right direction

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Shopprice South Africa Cape Town – The Proteas’ emphatic 280-run win against England in the fourth Sunfoil Test match at SuperSport Park on Tuesday is a welcome step in the right direction. The almost flawless performance in Centurion is a positive end to a challenging season of Test cricket, and is a promising sign of

Day 5: Morkel playing for place?

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Shopprice South Africa Cape Town – Hugely more experienced for the lion’s share of the Test series against England than any other bowling colleague, Morne Morkel was earmarked upfront as rather obvious new leader of the Proteas’ attack. With only a fleeting appearance at the start of the four-Test series by Dale Steyn and none

Close call for Djokovic

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Shopprice South Africa MELBOURNE: Novak Djokovic’s grip on the Australian Open title looked shaky for a short spell yesterday but the world number one finally shook off Gilles Simon in a four-and-a-half hour marathon to take his place in the quarter-finals. Serena Williams, by contrast, booked a re-match of last year’s title decider against Maria

Gloves off as Adidas forget to Cech address

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Shopprice South Africa London – Petr Cech’s stunning form with Arsenal appears to have gone unnoticed by his sponsors Adidas, who delivered a pair of new goalkeeper gloves to the training ground of his former club Chelsea. The Czech Republic international, 33, spent 11 very successful years with Chelsea, notably winning four Premier League titles and

Proteas can reclaim some pride – Elgar

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Shopprice South Africa Cape Town – The dead-rubber fourth Sunfoil Test match against England starting at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday will be an opportunity for the Castle Lager Proteas to reclaim some lost pride says opener, Dean Elgar. With this being the last Test match of the summer, it presents the ideal platform

Proteas give Stiaan the chop

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Shopprice New Zealand Cape Town – Stiaan van Zyl has been dropped from the Proteas squad for Friday’s final Test against England, which means Stephen Cook is set to make his debut. Cricket South Africa announced on Tuesday that the 28-year-old Van Zyl, who has had a rough time of it as a makeshift opening

Sri Lanka suspends coach over match fixing bid

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Shopprice South Africa Colombo – Sri Lanka Cricket Monday suspended its fast bowling coach over alleged attempts at bribing players to under-perform in a Test match to ensure a surprise victory for the West Indies. Anusha Samaranayake was suspended for two months after Sri Lanka sports minister ordered a probe into allegations of an attempt to

All-gold Serena mulls Olympic treble bid

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Shopprice South Africa   Melbourne – World number one Serena Williams confirmed Saturday she plans to play doubles at the Olympics in Rio this year and is even mulling the mixed event if she can find a partner. Williams and sister Venus have an enviable record for the United States at the Olympics, claiming the

Highland Hospice gifted 19% in Inverness Caley Thistle

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Shopprice south africa   A charity that offers care to people dying from an incurable disease has become a major shareholder in a Scottish Premiership football team. The Highland Hospice has been gifted a 19% share in Inverness Caledonian Thistle by an anonymous donor. The shares are worth more than £573,000. The charity said it

South Africa v England: Quinton de Kock out, Dane Vilas flies in

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Shopprice South Africa An injury to Quinton de Kock on the eve of the third Test against England saw South Africa start the match without replacement Dane Vilas at the ground. De Kock, 23, slipped and twisted his knee while at home on Wednesday. Vilas was set to play a domestic match in Port Elizabeth,