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Beer deal moves closer to fruition

South Africa’s Competition Commission announces conditional approval for brewer AB InBev’s acquisition of...

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Trump to press: ‘You make me look bad’

Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump slams the media during a tirade in which he called one reporter “a ...

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Criminal charges possible in killing of gorilla

Police may bring criminal charges over a Cincinnati Zoo incident in which a gorilla was killed to rescue a boy who ha...

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Amber spoke to police about Johnny - lawyers

Amber Heard gave a statement to LA police in which she accused estranged husband Johnny Depp of domestic violence.

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Fancy lunch at Pollsmoor?

Cape Town is known for the diversity of its restaurants, but the strangest has to be at Pollsmoor Maximum Security Pr...

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Pep is no distraction, says Mourinho

Jose Mourinho said he will not let his rivalry with Man City boss Pep Guardiola get in the way of his bid for the Premier League title.

Ireland coming to SA to win!

Ireland's new defence coach Andy Farrell says the team can create history when they take on the Springboks in a three-Test series.

Zimbabwe axe cricket coach Whatmore

Zimbabwe have axed their coach Dav Whatmore and captain Hamilton Masakadza just days before the arrival of India for a five-match limited-over ...

Spieth enjoys home success

Jordan Spieth exhibited his short-game wizardry with six back-nine birdies to claim the Colonial tournament on Sunday for his eighth career PG ...

One-armed surfer defies the odds

One-armed American surfer Bethany Hamilton sealed third place in the Fiji Women's Pro after beating some of the world's best to make the semi- ...

Going round the world - the hard way

Ice, deserts, seas and mountains await this South African adventurer in his quest to circumnavigate globe - around the poles.

The coolest beach bar in Cornwall

For here, killer cocktails - or, by day, simply coffee and cake - are as much a part of the lifestyle as the sandy beach in view from its terr ...

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A new mobile phone app, launched by the Royal Mail, enables tourists to send holiday snaps home as postcards without all the bother.