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South Africa

Advocacy groups raise concerns regarding ongoing Judge Hlophe case

Today at 13:42 PM, via SABC News

Judicial advocacy groups are concerned over yet another lengthy process in the Western Cape Judge President’s conduct case. Last August, he was found guilty of gross misconduct by the Judicial Services Commission. 


Fresh protests as new US abortion reality takes shape

Today at 16:31 PM, via News24

Abortion rights defenders fanned out across America Saturday for a second day of protest against the Supreme Court’s thunderbolt ruling, as state after conservative state moved swiftly to ban the procedure.


Zimbabwe healthcare workers temporarily call off wage strike

Yesterday at 21:44 PM, via News24

Zimbabwean healthcare workers halted a five-day-old pay strike and returned to work on, but union leaders warned they would resume the walkout if the government failed to make an improved wage offer within two weeks.


Eskom extends stage 4 load shedding – here is the new schedule

Today at 15:55 PM, via BusinessTech

Unlawful industrial action at various Eskom power stations has impacted planned maintenance and repairs, and at some stations, the full complement of workers has not reported for duty. As a result, stage 4 load shedding will continue to be implemented, says Eskom.


Bagnaia wins Dutch MotoGP, Brad Binder finishes 5th

Today at 17:32 PM, via News24

Italy’s Francesco Bagnaia won the Dutch MotoGP on Sunday after championship leader Fabio Quartararo crashed out of an incident-packed race following what he called a “rookie’s mistake”.


Cape Town’s open-air dining events revive social life and businesses

Today at 15:42 PM, via SABC News

The roads and streets of Bo-Kaap, at the edge of the city centre of Cape Town, were lined with dining tables and chairs, as the city continues its various open-air dining events. The street fair is hosted in different locations around the city with the aim of promoting and boosting local food vendors, crafters and […]


US bans abortion, What about pills?

Today at 15:02 PM, via The South African

Hours after the US abortion reversal on Friday, the fight about reproductive rights shifts to a new battleground of abortion pills


‘Westworld’ again juggles its pieces but can’t escape its own dense maze

Today at 16:14 PM, via CNN

“Westworld” returns, featuring several familiar faces in unfamiliar roles, while extending aspects of a third season that creatively sailed off the rails. While there is surely intelligent life out there eager to see where this goes, at this point it’s not so much a question of not being able to follow the series through its convoluted maze as simply not feeling as if it’s worth the energy to try.


Reports of major shake-ups on ‘The Wife’

Today at 15:59 PM, via The Citizen

There have been social media reports that lead actors on ‘The Wife’ such as Khanyi Mbau and Mondli Makhoba wont return for season three.


Analytico is here

Today at 17:35 PM, via MyBroadband

South African research firm, Analytico, has opened its doors to help companies make accurate and informed decisions based on insights from real-world data.


Eskom extends Stage 4 load-shedding

Today at 16:25 PM, via MyBroadband

Stage 4 load-shedding will continue during the week from 05:00 to midnight until Wednesday, 29 June.


In Light of Roe v. Wade Ruling, Men Share Their Abortion Stories

Yesterday at 11:00 AM, via New York Times

In light of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, advocates from all sides of the issue have called for men to be part of the conversation. The Times heard from hundreds who wanted to share their stories.


What’s Next for Juul and E-Cigarettes?

Friday at 20:33 PM, via New York Times

The company is appealing the F.D.A.’s ruling that it stop selling its vaping products. Whether they will remain on the market in the interim has yet to be decided.