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News24.com | US warns Russia over missile defence for Syria

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The Trump administration is warning Russia that supplying Syria with an advanced missile defence system would be a "major mistake" and should be reconsidered.

News24.com | Gigaba expected to share details of amendments to visa regulations

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Home Affairs minister Malusi Gigaba is expected to share more details of government's amendments to the visa regulations.

Monday, Sep 24

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News24.com | Water restrictions imposed on Centurion suburb after consumption increases

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Some residents of Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion, are experiencing water outages due to restrictions recently imposed, the City of Tshwane has said.

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News24.com | SA ambassador back in Israel for 'personal reasons' - Dirco

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The department of international relations and cooperation has clarified that Sisa Ngombane, South Africa's ambassador to Israel, has returned to the Middle East country for "personal", not work-related reasons.

News24.com | Prasa 'indefinitely' suspends trains in KZN

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There will be no trains in the entire province of KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday, the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) confirmed to News24 on Monday evening.

News24.com | 'Shutdown' planned for Cape Town roads over poverty, crime

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Working class communities across Cape Town are expected to "reclaim" their streets on Tuesday morning as part of a movement called the Western Cape Total Shutdown.

News24.com | Six arrested in Gauteng for clocking speeds over 141km/h

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Six motorists have been arrested in the Boksburg and Germiston areas for clocking speeds upwards of 141km/h over the long weekend.

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News24.com | Driver of fatal Limpopo bus crash nabbed allegedly 'hiding' in trailer on way to Zim

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The driver of the bus that crashed on the N1 south in Limpopo killing nine people on Friday has been arrested while allegedly trying to cross the border to Zimbabwe, provincial police said on Monday.

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News24.com | IN TWEETS: South Africans celebrate their Heritage

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South Africans came out in numbers to celebrate their heritage. See what some were saying on Twitter this Heritage Day.

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News24.com | EFF calls for removal of Die Stem, apartheid statues in Heritage Day message

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The Economic Freedom Fighters has again called for the removal of Die Stem from the National Anthem, and the removal of apartheid and colonial statues in its Heritage Day message.

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News24.com | WATCH: Ramaphosa unveils Nelson Mandela statue at UN headquarters

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has unveiled a life-sized statue of late president Nelson Mandela at the United Nations headquarters in New York, as South Africa celebrates Heritage Day on Monday.

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News24.com | Attorney arrested after bumping heads with Mantashe, marching at mining meeting

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An attorney representing Eastern Cape residents opposing an application for a mine in Xolobeni, was arrested at the weekend after marching with community members during a meeting with Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe.

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News24.com | Heritage Day also about those who negotiated a better SA at Codesa - Maimane

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The Democratic Alliance says it is important that the new generation of South Africans continue to build on the legacy of all the political parties that took part in the Codesa negotiations.

News24.com | PICS: Row over roundabout underscores Zim's deep political divide

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A row over a new roundabout shows the deep political divide persists in Zimbabwe, two months after disputed polls.

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News24.com | 'Call me Kewpie' – celebrating a daughter of District Six this Heritage Day

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The story of one of the most famous daughters of District Six is zooming in on queer culture in Cape Town's historic inner city, before the culture that permeated through its vibrant streets was permanently erased.

News24.com | No bilateral talks for Ramaphosa and Trump at UN General Assembly

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President Cyril Ramaphosa and his US counterpart Donald Trump will not have bilateral talks while attending the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York this week, according to a report.

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News24.com | Ramaphosa to unveil Mandela statue at UN HQ on Heritage Day

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While South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on home soil, President Cyril Ramaphosa will extend the country's historic legacy by unveiling a statue of late president Nelson Mandela at the UN headquarters in New York.

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News24.com | Driver dies, another man injured as vehicle crashes into tree in Vaal Marina

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A driver has been killed and another man was injured when the vehicle they were travelling in crashed into a tree on the R716 in Vaal Marina in Gauteng, paramedics said.

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News24.com | Mugabe ally 'shuts down' newly formed opposition party, rejoins Zanu-PF – report

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A Zimbabwean political party which was said to be backed by ousted president Robert Mugabe has reportedly been disbanded, with its leaders saying they are now rejoining the ruling Zanu-PF party.

News24.com | Woman, 49, believed to be from Boksburg drowns in Margate beach, KZN - NSRI

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A 49-year-old woman believed to be from Boksburg has drowned at Margate beach on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal, the NSRI said.

Sunday, Sep 23

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News24.com | WATCH: 5 giant storms that have caused chaos around the world

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This month has been beset by stormy weather, from the US to the Philippines to Japan. See some of the storms that have swept the globe.

News24.com | At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

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President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week.

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News24.com | Busy week ahead for Ramaphosa and his team at the UN

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President Cyril Ramaphosa's first meeting on Monday during his maiden visit as head of state tot the United Nations (UN) is a friendly visit to UN secretary-general António Guterres.

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News24.com | Weather update: Warm start to the week for most of the country

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Most of South Africa will experience a warm Heritage Day.

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News24.com | Kruger lion goes for casual walk along the highway - now recaptured

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The male lion that had escaped from the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga has been recaptured, SANParks said.

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News24.com | Zuma makes mystery trip to Doha - report

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Former President Jacob Zuma made a trip to Doha this week apparently without clear confirmation to authorities as per the usual protocol, according to reports.

News24.com | #ICYMI City Press: SAA bleeds cash, NDZ backs Cyril, DJs warned about VBS

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SAA is considering selling off assets after banks have refused to lend it any more money – and its debt ballooned to R15bn more than its assets at the end of July.

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News24.com | Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped

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After Hurricane Maria, hundreds of Puerto Ricans with treatable ailments like bedsores and kidney problems died agonising deaths after going without proper medical care.

News24.com | Two young lions the new 'kings of the Free State' after veld fire

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Two young lions are the new kings of a Free State sanctuary after a fire destroyed enclosures where they were held in captivity, the Four Paws organisation said

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News24.com | Molewa's family thanks SA for support, reveals cause of death

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"Knowing she had been ill has done little to lessen the blow," the late minister's brother said.