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News24.com | Vaal water crisis: 'Why are investigations only beginning now?'

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The Department of Environmental Affairs has made several submissions to the SA Human Rights Commission inquiry into the water crisis in and around the Vaal River.

News24.com | Senators sue Trump over appointment of justice chief Whitaker

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Three Democratic senators have sued to challenge President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general.

News24.com | World Toilet Day: Call to end school sanitation crisis in wake of learner deaths

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Activists are urging governments and businesses worldwide to invest more to improve sanitation in poor countries where there is a dire shortage of toilets.

News24.com | Volcanic eruption: 4000 forced to flee as red-hot rock, ash gush into the sky, cascades down

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About 4 000 residents have fled Guatemala's Volcano of Fire as red-hot rock and ash spewed into the sky and cascaded down the slopes toward an area devastated by a deadly eruption earlier this year.

News24.com | Taxi rapist, believed to have attacked more than 100 women, must stay in prison - parole board

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UK Parole Board panel has ordered that a serial rapist believed to have attacked more than 100 women must stay in prison.

News24.com | WWII pilot killed in vintage airplane crash in Texas

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A group that organises vintage fighter plane rides for veterans says a passenger who was killed when a World War II-era aircraft crashed in South Texas had been a WWII pilot.

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News24.com | WATCH: This is how wildfires spread

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California's wildfires have killed at least 80 people so far. So how and why do wildfires spread? #wildfires #california

News24.com | Pro-Kabila candidate unveils platform for DRC polls

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President Joseph Kabila's chosen successor has unveiled his platform ahead of a landmark election in the Democratic Republic of Congo next month.

News24.com | Top Madagascar presidential hopeful alleges vote 'manipulation'

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The frontrunner in Madagascar's presidential race has accused election officials of "manipulation" in compiling results that showed him short of the absolute majority needed to avoid a second round run-off vote.

News24.com | Unesco launches Holocaust education website

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The UN culture and education agency is teaming up with the World Jewish Congress to launch a website to counter Holocaust denial and anti-Semitism

News24.com | Putin told Pence Russia did not meddle in vote - spokesperson

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President Vladimir Putin denied any Russian involvement when US Vice President Mike Pence asked last week about meddling in the 2016 election, the Kremlin's spokesperson said.

News24.com | Chinese homoerotic writer gets 10 year jail term

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A female Chinese novelist has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for writing and distributing books containing explicit descriptions of gay male sex, state-run media said.

News24.com | Zuma: '2019 polls outweigh 1994 election, opposition must also vote for ANC'

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The 2019 general elections are more significant to the ANC than the first democratic elections in 1994, says former president Jacob Zuma.

News24.com | Khashoggi death tape: Trump says no reason for him to hear 'violent, vicious' killing

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US President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the "very violent, very vicious" killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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News24.com | Local thugs fueling university tension: DRC police

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Kinshasa police have said that trouble-making infiltrators had triggered fresh tension at the city university, three days before the kickoff of campaigning for next month's presidential election.

News24.com | Boko Haram attacks three military bases in NE Nigeria

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Boko Haram jihadists at the weekend have attacked three military bases in northeast Nigeria, putting the spotlight on insecurity in Nigeria just three months before presidential polls.

News24.com | Death toll in C Africa clashes rises to 48: UN

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At least 48 people were killed in clashes between Christian and Muslim-dominated militias in a restive Central African Republic town last week, according to an internal UN report seen by AFP.

News24.com | DRC authorities free 17 pro-democracy activists

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Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have provisionally freed 17 pro-democracy activists who were arrested in the capital on November 1, one of the group has said.

News24.com | Police on high alert as armed gangs 'terrorise' Zimbabwean cities - report

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Zimbabwe's law enforcement agents are reportedly on high alert following a recent spate of armed robberies and heinous rape cases across the country.

News24.com | ANALYSIS: Gordhan and the theatre of the dishonest

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After Monday's proceedings at the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture concluded, the paths of some of the main protagonists involved in the disaster that was capture crossed at the exit door.

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News24.com | Weather Update: Heavy rainfall for Gauteng, fire danger warning over central parts of SA

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Heavy rainfall has been predicted for Gauteng and Mpumalanga on Tuesday, while light rain has been predicted for the eastern and southern coastlines.

News24.com | US blacklists South African man for helping North Korea evade sanctions and purchase oil

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The US Treasury has placed a Russian-born South African man on its sanctions blacklist for allegedly helping North Korea avoid an international embargo on its energy purchases.

News24.com | Man arrested for murder of woman whose decomposed body was found in chimney of govt building

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A man has been arrested for the murder of a woman whose decomposed body was discovered in the chimney of a Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries building in Pretoria last year.

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News24.com | WATCH: Volcano of Fire erupts, spewing lava and ash into the air

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Guatemala's Volcano of Fire erupted for the fifth time this year, spewing lava and ash into the air.'

News24.com | Woman killed by hunter after being mistaken for a deer

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A 72-year-old woman, was reportedly trying to take photos of the woods in autumn, has died after being mistaken for a deer by a hunter.

News24.com | Ethiopia's anti-graft drive slammed as ethnic witch-hunt

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A senior official in an influential faction of Ethiopia's ruling coalition has accused Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of ethnic profiling in an anti-corruption drive that has seen scores arrested.

News24.com | Spanish PM visits Morocco to boost migration cooperation

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Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has made his first official visit to Morocco, where he pushed for greater cooperation between the two countries on tackling migration.

News24.com | Zambia police defend anti-graft protesters

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A senior Zambian police commander has defended the right to protest of six activists on trial for staging a demonstration at parliament over a $42m firefighting procurement deal.

News24.com | Jerome 'Donkie' Booysen 'hitman' also accused of killing accomplice during Spur shooting

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A man accused of trying to kill alleged Sexy Boys gang boss Jerome "Donkie" Booysen at a Spur in Kuils River in August, also faces a murder charge.

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News24.com | #News24 ICYMI: Woolies under fire for camera in change room; Slap on the wrist for Kolisi's 'headbutt'; and 'Do you want to see Malema behind bars?'

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Gordhan's full statement on capture, Zuma and the Guptas, where you need to watch out for malaria when travelling in Africa, and EFF vows to continue anti-Gordhan picket outside state capture inquiry venue.