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Saturday, Sep 22

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News24.com | Trump holds on to diplomatic 'success' in North Korea

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More than a year after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with "fire and fury like the world has never seen," the US leader now boasts of his relationship with North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un.

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News24.com | #RIPFreeTwitter trends as MTN pulls plug on free service

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A furore erupted on Twitter on Saturday after MTN announced that its free Twitter service will come to an end.

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News24.com | WATCH: Deep sea robots reveal mineral riches in the abyss

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Scientists from the University of Bergen in Norway are using remotely operated vehicles to explore thousands of metres deep in the ocean.

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News24.com | Liberian ministers deny they are probing 'missing millions'

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Liberian ministers have denied a clam that tens of millions of dollars had disappeared from state coffers, seeking to douse widespread public anger after a government probe sparked speculation that vast sums destined for the central bank…

Friday, Sep 21

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News24.com | Trump attacks credibility of Kavanaugh sex accuser

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Donald Trump has ditched his previous caution in the scandal threatening his Supreme Court nominee to attack the credibility of the woman accusing the would-be justice of sexual assault when they were teens.

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News24.com | Mueller probe gets info from ex-Trump lawyer Cohen

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US President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation

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News24.com | Kenyan court lifts ban on lesbian love film

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Kenya has overturned a ban on Rafiki, a film about a lesbian love affair and the first ever movie from the country to be shown at the Cannes film festival.

News24.com | WATCH: Passengers on Jet Airways flight suffer nose and ear bleeds

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A cockpit mix-up has left more than 30 passengers on an Indian plane bleeding from their ears and noses after the crew reportedly forgot to flick a switch regulating cabin air pressure.

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News24.com | Kavanaugh sex assault accuser negotiates over US Senate showdown

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Christine Blasey Ford, the woman whose accusation of sexual assault 36 years ago threatens to derail US President Donald Trump's conservative Supreme Court nominee, is now willing to testify in a showdown at the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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News24.com | Trump: Allies concerned about declassifying Russia papers

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Trump says allies have raised concerns about his decision to declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation

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News24.com | US sanctions Chinese military unit for buying Russian jets, missiles

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The United States expanded its sanctions war against Russia to China on Thursday, announcing punitive measures against a Chinese military organization for buying Russian fighter jets and missiles.

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News24.com | Malaysia ex-PM hit with new charges over 1MDB scandal

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Malaysia's former leader Najib Razak was hit with 25 new charges of corruption and money laundering linked to the 1MDB mega-scandal, including allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were transferred to his personal bank account.

News24.com | WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

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Watch our playlist of the top 5 most talked about videos today, 21 September 2018

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News24.com | Federal agency says it lost track of 1 488 migrant children

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Federal agency can't account for 1 488 migrant children placed in homes around the country.

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News24.com | Pot 'enthusiasts' wanted to sample cannabis in Canada, hundreds apply

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A Toronto marketing company is looking to recruit six "cannabis enthusiasts" to test strains of pot and report back on their characteristics.

Thursday, Sep 20

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News24.com | Liberia slaps travel bans on 15 people as it probes missing cash

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Liberia has imposed travel bans on 15 people, including the son of ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, following a probe into the disappearance of new bills worth nearly 100 million US dollars.

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News24.com | Constitutional review committee to ask for extension for its work on section 25

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After a meeting that was marked by questions around a company tasked with handling the written submissions to the committee, MPs have asked for an extension of their deadline to report to Parliament.

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News24.com | Egypt's ancient temples rescued from the Nile 50 years ago

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One of the world's biggest archaeological rescue operations has been successfully concluded 50 years ago after a massive ancient Egyptian temple complex was dismantled and hoisted to higher ground to prevent its flooding by the damming of…

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News24.com | Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's centre

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It started as a series of phone calls among old high-school friends and ended up embroiling 65 women in the firestorm over a sexual assault allegation that could shape the Supreme Court.

News24.com | Egypt court removes judge who got Mubarak's sons detained

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An Egyptian court has accepted a defence motion to remove a judge who ordered the detention of former President Hosni Mubarak's two sons in connection with their ongoing trial on insider trading charges.

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News24.com | 'We are going to fight back' - DA vows after losing bid to overturn Trollip ousting

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The DA's Eastern Cape leader Nqaba Bhanga vows that the party will fight back after losing its bid to overturn the ousting of Athol Trollip as Nelson Mandela Bay mayor.

News24.com | Trump suggested Sahara wall to stem migrants: Madrid

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Spain's foreign minister has revealed that US President Donald Trump suggested building a wall along the Sahara desert to stem the arrival of migrants, as he plans to do on the Mexican border.

News24.com | Gavin Davis resigns as DA MP

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DA MP Gavin Davis has resigned as an MP to take up a position as CEO at Resolve Communications, the firm of the party's former leader, Tony Leon.

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News24.com | Mahumapelo and his detractors to work together on ANC North West task team

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Some of Supra Mahumapelo's most vocal detractors are going to have to work with him as part of a provincial task team seeking to rebuild a fractured organisation ahead of the 2019 elections.

News24.com | Sea Point security company in court over provident fund contributions

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Proexec, which has failed to pay its provident fund contributions and late payment interest fees for the period between April 2005 and September 2017, says it is cash-strapped.

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News24.com | Ajay Gupta says Mcebisi Jonas is lying

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Gupta patriarch Ajay Gupta says in an affidavit that former deputy minister of finance Mcebisi Jonas has effectively lied to the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture.

News24.com | WATCH: Animals rescued from flood waters following Hurricane Florence

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Domestic animals left behind as Hurricane Florence hit the US are being rescued by first responders and volunteers from Peta.

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News24.com | Trump pushes Supreme Court pick's sex accuser to testify

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US President Donald Trump has piled pressure on the woman accusing his Supreme Court pick of sexual assault by insisting that she testify next week if she wants to be heard.

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News24.com | Former Durban councillor Kessie Nair arrested after calling Ramaphosa the k-word

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Former Durban councillor and convicted fraudster Kessie Nair has been arrested for calling President Ramaphosa the K-word in a Facebook video.

Wednesday, Sep 19

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News24.com | Trump: 9/11 memorial renewed my resolve to build border wall

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Without elaborating President Donald Trump told Hill.TV he'll "be doing things over the next two weeks having to do with immigration", which will "impress".