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Diepsloot-based NPO gets R1.2m cash boost to fight gender-based violence. tiny.cc/8cuqez

Ernst Middendorp has guided Kaizer Chiefs to a great start to the season. Will it continue on Saturday? mg.co.za/article/2019-1…

OPINION: If passed by the Parliament, the new bill would impose the death penalty not only for gay sex, but also fo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

COMMENT: People have been waiting for a medical school in Port Elizabeth since 1946. It’s a giant boost for public… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

🔒 NEWS ANALYSIS: Changing investor sentiment to fossil investments has seen Anglo American and South32 exit their S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

EDITORIAL: Today, no one is worried that a South African editor might be locked up by the state for doing their job… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Media: This Weekend We’re Watching dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Daily Maverick

COMMENT: The Western classics are taught for a reason; they embody great universal truth and empathy, and those sto… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CCMA rules in favour of Bloomberg against journalist Sam Mkokeli bit.ly/35LtHvU

'Her death has cut deep into our hearts,' says family of seven-year-old rape victim ow.ly/f9TT30pJS2a

Joburg's M2 freeway to reopen on November 4 ow.ly/oKBX30pJY0N

#FaithNketsi 'She cannot have a reality show, our children have morals' bit.ly/2MTOR22

Mkhwebane says ‘no’ on donor funding for public protector, but yes for crowdfunding for herself bit.ly/31piHkw

#MoAndMome Her parents speak to her in English and some of the reality show's fans had a problem with it. bit.ly/2MrDkZ5

Anzisha Prize Will Honor 20 Young African Entrepreneurs on Oct 22 in Johannesburg, South Africa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

No surrender: How Japan have clawed their way to the quarterfinals. mg.co.za/article/2019-1…

Six drag queens and one photographer took to the streets of the Cape township in a campaign to embrace cultural tra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"South Africa House is the Headquarters of Racism. It is located at a building on Trafalgar Square, London. As well… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Captors of SA photographer Shiraaz Mohamed demand R10m for his freedom ow.ly/Vbsn30pJSng

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Eskom power cuts see City Power suspend maintenance work on infrastructure dlvr.it/RGTrgr pic.twitter.com/mOazA7ZOsK

The Mpumalanga education department on Friday confirmed that it had suspended a 56-year-old teacher who is alleged… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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European, US lawmakers jointly condemn Turkey invasion dlvr.it/RGTqD4 pic.twitter.com/QWjrQAJO6Z

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Ebola still an 'urgent' global health emergency: WHO dlvr.it/RGTqCf pic.twitter.com/LIP1H5BlmA

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Clashes in central Barcelona on fifth day of separatist protests dlvr.it/RGTq8C pic.twitter.com/wZOoBikOpz

Ndlozi took to Twitter to troll the embattled Pravin Gordhan with a classic Joshua Doore spoof. bit.ly/31oDULs

Partial Mozambique election results show big win for ruling party bit.ly/32wgXXO

PowerBall and PowerBall Plus results, Friday, October 18, 2019 bit.ly/35Kq9tL

Even though he deleted the pro-vegan post that started the trouble, Lewis Hamilton continued to be the centre of so… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Mmusi Maimane called the IRR’s campaign a “patronising, supremacist approach that is dangerous”. bit.ly/31mDDbH

Chairwoman Beauty Dlulane and committee member Albert Seabi are at the #RWC19 as guests of MultiChoice‚ the DA alle… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Eskom power cuts sees City Power suspend maintenance work on infrastructure dlvr.it/RGTfTY pic.twitter.com/HJS6uOvzIu

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A South African man accused of the torture and murder of an Alaskan woman in an Anchorage hotel in September – Bria… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Proteas hold off Malawi for second Africa Netball Cup win dlvr.it/RGTdHp pic.twitter.com/ZgR3hoknrT

Angry taxi drivers in Woodstock say they live in fear of being fined. And it's punishment they can't afford.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The armed robber told the elderly woman he didn't want her money and kissed her forehead instead. bit.ly/35TJads

🔒 Media boss Iqbal Survé is seldom far from controversy. He now finds his world closing in, with PIC executives thi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Service delivery: Those who do not perform will be removed – Ramaphosa bit.ly/2J4oHJ7

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Six siblings had hidden with the man in the basement with no contact with the outside world… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Newsdeck: U.S. astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Reuters

Parktown paediatric surgeon being probed after death of another child bit.ly/2BngQC5

Unpaid legal fees delay Judge Hlophe tribunal proceedings ow.ly/o2M730pK1XB

RUGBY World Cup 2019: Quarterfinals forecast: England, NZ, Wales and SA to triumph dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Craig Ray

We review the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Black Edition stuff.co.za/philips-sonica… We might talk a whole lot more… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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PM's 'deal or no deal' Saturday showdown faces wrecking attempt dlvr.it/RGTW57 pic.twitter.com/YZ52pS9ZK6

RUGBY World Cup 2019: Quarterfinals forecast: England, NZ, Wales and SA to triumph dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Craig… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Over R20K raised for man who came to the aid of woman who was raped bit.ly/2J1jGkg

Former journalist Pearl Luthuli says journalists must go back to the basics on the eve of the 42nd anniversary of B… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Why not up your toothbrush game? Yeah. It’s a thing. In the latest issue of Stuff, we pit to smart toothbrushes aga… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Mexico admits freeing Chapo's son after 'badly planned' operation dlvr.it/RGTTww pic.twitter.com/bG3mEI4GAa

FEDERAL COUNCIL: Maimane: ‘DA must attract more black South Africans’ dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Greg Nicolson

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#Heatwaves are going to get more frequent due to climate change. #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy #DStv403 pic.twitter.com/zX9rlDj2le

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We will not negotiate with criminals - CoCT's Purchase dlvr.it/RGTSvh pic.twitter.com/egfSu1SxmM

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At least 62 killed in Afghan mosque blast - officials dlvr.it/RGTSqy pic.twitter.com/557kkBRcH6

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FEDERAL COUNCIL: Maimane: ‘DA must attract more black South Africans’ dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Greg Nicolson pic.twitter.com/iSv3kx4uKD

VBS saga: MPs hear about lack of action from municipalities bit.ly/2BkUiC2

Some innovations changed everything, others, like the fax and Y2K, are easily – and happily – forgotten… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Eskom says it's doing all it can to get the system to full capacity. #Loadshedding #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

ENERGY MIX 'GAME CHANGER': IRP2019: coal dominance continues, with nods to renewables – and nuclear… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Former deputy NPA head, Nomgcobo Jiba, isn't getting her job back. #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy #DStv403 pic.twitter.com/b1TJVKFbd6

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Ramaphosa praises KZN ANC for axing incompetent officials dlvr.it/RGTRTr pic.twitter.com/H2Y1jbijUJ

ENERGY MIX 'GAME CHANGER': IRP2019: coal dominance continues, with nods to renewables – and nuclear… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Injured Kuldeep out of final Test against South Africa dlvr.it/RGTQ4h pic.twitter.com/gGn7qJXroM

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Duchess of Sussex reveals struggles with pressures of royal family life dlvr.it/RGTPwR pic.twitter.com/5HT4arR38h

President Cyril Ramaphosa launched a new service delivery model in Durban. He says it will help catch thieves red-h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Slice of life: Mustafa Aboulseoud, who co-owns and manages the Obsession Cafe in Mayfair, Johannesburg, has encount… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

POLICE WATCHDOG REPORT: IPID cover up exposé: Viewfinder responds to Robert McBride dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Daneel Knoetze for Viewfinder

Odinga Family Tussle - Court Orders DNA Tests to Verify Paternity of Twins @dailynation : allafrica.com/stories/201910…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

eThekwini will get a R35-billion development boost and the bulk will go to tourism. #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We can now say with rather high confidence that only children are not substantially more narcissistic than people… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Power cuts in George after 3-year-old electrocuted ow.ly/yM6P30pK0zG

DA's Gauteng leader John Moodey says Helen Zille's attempted return is a bad idea but he'll support her decision to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

We'll get our first official look at Motorola's new RAZR in just a few short weeks stuff.co.za/well-get-our-f… We liked… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Joburg's M2 freeway to reopen on November 4. tiny.cc/m3jrez

Maimane: We can’t be content being voice of minorities, need to broaden appeal bit.ly/2N5LxRV

Paramedics are urging people to drink liquids and remain indoors between 11am and 2pm. #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe says coal is still the go-to for power generation. #SouthAfricaTonight Courtesy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Mkhwebane: Personal cost order against me could threaten PP's independence dlvr.it/RGTLhc pic.twitter.com/yo0fOeDxgB

SA motorists suffer over illegal tyre influx enca.com/news/illegal-t…

The mission, expected to last nearly five hours, follows a first attempt at an all-female spacewalk in March. ow.ly/LEoN30pJUnD

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Battle for DA's future: Who will succeed James Selfe as fedco chair? dlvr.it/RGTJWF pic.twitter.com/BzCmWcaqtC

Two female hawkers arrested after assaulting Joburg metro police. tiny.cc/okirez

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Knysna community continues search for girl (11) missing for 2 weeks dlvr.it/RGTHJB pic.twitter.com/b8HFetKENa

POLICE WATCHDOG REPORT: IPID cover up exposé: Viewfinder responds to Robert McBride dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By Dane… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Quantum dots that light up TVs could be used for brain research stuff.co.za/quantum-dots-t… So next time someone tells… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

South Africans warned to brace for sweltering heat enca.com/news/south-afr…

Union calls for disbandment of elite unit after claims of cops killing cops. tiny.cc/h9grez

EFF calls for ‘admittedly clueless’ Mabuza to go bit.ly/31onNNL

🔒 The Vaal University of Technology vice-chancellor, Professor Gordon Zide, has retired from the troubled universit… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Air pollution could be ruining your memory ow.ly/pui230pJT65

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Saturday #loadshedding unavoidable, says Eskom as it confirms stage 1 power cuts dlvr.it/RGTBHV pic.twitter.com/HTSndbeWdt

Joburg's M2 freeway to reopen on November 4 ow.ly/oKBX30pJY0N

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City Power: Techs working to restore power to suburbs hit by fault power lines dlvr.it/RGT7jX pic.twitter.com/HaiJRQiMm5

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Jiba loses bid to be reappointed to NPA post - report dlvr.it/RGT6J9 pic.twitter.com/xlTwMPQVIM

City of Johannesburg host billing open day in Region E | Alex News alexnews.co.za/142759/municip…

City of Johannesburg host billing open day in Region E - North Eastern Tribune northeasterntribune.co.za/244377/municip…

Family of 8-year-old boy finds ‘closure’ as police confirm remains in field are his bit.ly/2J3a7kU

Yemi Alade On Why She Featured Swahili Song in Her Newly-Released Studio Album @Nairobi_News :… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Things were going well for me and I was happy. But it got to a point where I questioned my being and my origins." ow.ly/PCk830pJU66

Nehawu embarks on campaign to support NHI bit.ly/35OMGWf

Man stabbed to death at Umhlanga hotel was a top surgeon ow.ly/DAfe30pJXpW

How to reconnect with your partner after having kids bit.ly/35NqFHy

"South Africa House is the Headquarters of Racism. It is located at a building on Trafalgar Square, London. As well… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

ISS TODAY: Nobel gives Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed momentum to consolidate sustainable peace dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-1… By ISS Today

Union calls for disbandment of elite unit after claims of cops killing cops ow.ly/YOE930pJVY4

Former SA batsman sentenced to five years in jail enca.com/news/former-sa…

Singer Robbie Williams to release first ever Christmas album enca.com/life/singer-ro…

Dancer Johannes Radebe's dream comes true on Strictly Come Dancing UK. tiny.cc/d9brez

🔒 An upcoming court battle will challenge the practice of using polygraphs in the workplace — which has persisted i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Cape Town's boat builders on the crest of the technological wave ow.ly/UKLm30pJV4h

If results go against them on Saturday, United could even be teetering just above the relegation zone by the time t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

U.S.$400 Million National Railways Deal Divides Ministers in Zimbabwe @Zimindependent : allafrica.com/stories/201910…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

If results go against them on Saturday, United could even be teetering just above the relegation zone by the time t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Barca said they had argued in favour of the game still taking place on October 26 and had opposed La Liga's plan to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Barca said they had argued in favour of the game still taking place on October 26 and had opposed La Liga's plan to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Eastern Cape pupils march to education dept, demand basic infrastructure at schools bit.ly/2BncWt5

[LIFESTYLE]: Umkhaba is not a sign of success. And fitness can kill you. sundayworld.co.za/lifestyle/good…

Business | We need to create leaders with foresight and depth, which might mean bravely destroying the old as we cr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Sewage pushes E.coli levels in Vaal to dangerous levels, environmental group says ow.ly/FJEW30pJV7H

Tshwane metro cops conduct successful drug busts, suspects arrested iol.co.za/pretoria-news/… via @IOL

Jiba loses court bid to be reinstated at NPA bit.ly/2J2rHps

“The form that Chiefs are in at this moment in time makes them the team to beat‚ but I think we take positives from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Don’t panic too quickly to chop and change your investments bit.ly/2J3taM3

Bodi handed himself over to the police last year and was sentenced by a commercial crimes court in Pretoria after m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Lawyers against Abuse raises more than R1m to support GBV victims dlvr.it/RGStdD pic.twitter.com/ax72ievWq9

WATCH: Not many people ask if I’m okay, says emotional Meghan Markle bit.ly/2MsB8AA

WATCH | Some veteran artists think they have made it: Scoop ow.ly/FVIb30pJUi8

Kolisi: We never want to go through Brighton loss again bit.ly/2BqqEuZ

DA's Gauteng leader John Moodey says Helen Zille's attempted return is a bad idea but he'll support her decision to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Case against Marikana mineworkers postponed to February iol.co.za/news/south-afr… via @IOL

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DA supporters will be keeping a keen eye on the federal council meeting this weekend. #NewsHour Courtesy #DStv403 pic.twitter.com/yo1OUTNsHe