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by | January 26, 2018 | 02:52

A full bench of the high court delivered the ruling on Thursday, ordering Molefe to pay back the R10.3m Eskom had already paid to him as part of the retirement settlement, saying he was never entitled to such benefits. But the three presiding judges on the matter did not see it that way. Molefe and other Eskom executives were grilled in Parliament, at the inquiry into state capture at Eskom, about Molefe's pension bonanza.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:35

Turkey accuses the YPG (People's Protection Units) of having links to the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) group within its own borders. Berlin has put on hold any decision on Turkey's request for upgrading German-made tanks amid Ankara's operation against USA -backed Kurdish militants in Syria .

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:07

At their final meeting, Mr. Trump offered Mr. McCabe the job and told him he planned to give him the role of acting director. "Any time there is a curtain involved, that tells me it's supposed to be private". Trump keeps linking McCabe to being a closet supporter of Hillary Clinton after McCabe's wife received a donation in 2015 from the super PAC of then-Virginia Gov.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:47

Trudeau was joined on the panel by Nobel Peace Prize recipient Malala, the Oxford University student who as a girl was shot by the Taliban on her way to school in Pakistan. "When you speak about women's rights, you become a feminist, whether you embrace it or not". "I said long ago during a United Nations speech that first we wanted men to do something for us, but that time has gone now, we're not going to ask men to change the world, we're going to do it ourselves".

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:02

Three officers of the Karnataka Home Guards and Civil Defence Department will be given the President's Home Guards and Civil Defence Medal for their meritorious service: B. Three constables from Odisha namely Ananta Kadraka, Tedyourampa Sabara and Kumar Huika to receive Police Medal for Gallantry on the occasion of Republic day.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:40

The FBI has released what it calls its "semiannual uniform crime report" which covers crime statistics through the first part of a given year. In the first half of 2017 the violent crime rate fell by 0.8 percent in comparison with the same period past year.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:31

Masekela's son Sal Masekela and nephew Lesetja Masekela, were joined by Peter Tladi and Dr Yastira Ramdas, in the briefing. The foundation and family invites members of the public to say goodbye to Masekela during public events held around Johannesburg from 26 January.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:45

I've had an wonderful career. I've been so incredibly lucky. "My priorities have changed in life", he said. "My priorities now are my children, my husband, my family". The British singer spoke with Anderson Cooper about his reasons for stopping touring after 50 years. The five-time Grammy victor has sold more than 300 million records during his career and is one of the most in-demand live performers on the planet.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:27

Fourteen awardees are women, and 16 are foreigners or non-resident Indians. Late Alexander Kadakin, the former Russian ambassador who spoke Hindi fluently, was chosen for the Padma Bhushan posthumously while centurian Philipose Mar Christostom, a well-known Bishop in Kerala who is known for his humour, is another victor.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:00

Sgt. Derek Green of the Burbank Police Department told The Hollywood Reporter the " How to Eat Fried Worms " star was arrested "in connection with a string of armed street robberies that occurred yesterday morning". Tamburo was suspected to have been driving the vehicle "during the commission of the robberies". Hicks joins a slew of other Disney alum who've been arrested including, Zenon's Kirsten Storms , 33, [DUI in September 2007], Even Stevens' Shia LaBouf , 31, [DUI in ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:52

The engineer, a 55-year-old male, told investigators he'd been aware of the speed restrictions at the curve near Seattle and that "he planned to initiate braking about a mile prior to curve", according to an NTSB report . The engineer said that he did see the wayside signal at milepost 19.8 (at the accident curve) but mistook it for another signal, which was north of the curve.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:20

Lynne Patton , who heads a regional Housing and Urban Development office overseeing NY and New Jersey, called April Ryan of the American Urban Radio Networks "Miss Piggy" in a now-deleted tweet that also included the hashtag "BankruptBlogger".

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:49

It is likely to have a big impact in this area, with many local pub workers using Good Friday over the years to head North for staff events. One of Northern Ireland's leading liquor suppliers has called on the NI Assembly to reform the ban on selling alcohol over the Easter Weekend, in the interests of the Northern Irish economy.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:57

Unemployment was above 12 percent and 1.3 million Californians lost their jobs". Today, it has grown to 2.4 trillion . "Endless new weapons systems, growing antagonism among nations, the poison in our politics, climate change ", Brown, entering his final year as governor, said.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:41

President Ram Nath Kovind had approved the Election Commission's recommendation of disqualifying the legislators for hold offices of profit by virtue of being appointed parliamentary secretaries. K V Vishwanathan, counsel for the disqualified AAP leaders, said that the EC did not follow the principle of natural justice. The MLAs were identified as D Vinay Bhaskar, Jalagam Venkat Rao, V Srinivas Goud, G Kishore Kumar, V Satish Kumar and Kova Laxmi, who were appointed as ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:18

The interviews are part of one of several inquiries into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow. What transcripts could be released? Sen. Every day comes news of either campaign or administration workers having been interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team, or new revelations about the content of intra-office Federal Bureau of Investigation text messages-or the news that many such messages have gone ever so mysteriously missing .

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:46

The EU court ruled that states can order expert reports to help determine their need for protection but that they must respect European rights laws. Authorities must also determine the reliability of a claimant's statements, the judges said. The asylym seeker was asked intimate questions about his life by a Hungarian-appointed psychologist and even forced to draw pictures and take a Rorschach inkblot test to prove he was gay.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:47

The setup will allow shoppers to make purchases using Shipt, a same-day delivery service that Target acquired last month for $550 million, where they can browse Target's assortment of goods, including groceries, essentials, home, electronics and other products.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:56

Police were able to arrest one of the men who they identified as 30-year-old Jonathan Harris. The driver of that vehicle then leans out his window to start shooting at a gold Toyota at the front of a line of cars two lanes over. Police believe Olds is the suspect in the video who returned gunfire. The shooting is considered to be drug related, deputies said. Harris is considered armed and risky and is facing four counts of aggravated assault and potentially one count of attempted murder.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:30

However, when it comes to to user's profile images, Tinder still uses HTTP, the older, less secure communications protocol, something which "in 2018, isn't justified any more" Erez Yalon, Manager of Application Security Research at Checkmarx told ZDNet.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:10

The steep rises in violent crime come as official figures show the number of police officers in England and Wales has further fallen by 930 in the past 12 months to 121,929, the lowest level since comparable records began in 1996. The police figures show domestic burglary rose by 32% to 261,965 offences and vehicle thefts rose 18% to 443,577. "While overall levels of violent crime were not increasing, there is evidence of rises having occurred in some of the low incidence but more harmful ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:10

The Jacksonville natives will be joined by Kid Rock , Hank Williams Jr ., Bad Company , the Marshall Tucker Band and. 38 Special . It was unclear from an initial announcement if all or just some of those artists would be part of the tour, but we'll probably find out soon.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:31

Tuanzebe is one of the upbringings of Manchester United's commendable youth system that has perennially produced quality players. The 20-year-old has featured just three times for United this season and could make his Villa debut against Sheffield Wednesday on January 30, with Bruce's men not in action in the FA Cup this weekend.

by | January 26, 2018 | 00:45

Bracamontes is an illegal immigrant from Mexico who had been deported and returned to the US illegally multiple times. Schumer even said he offered Trump funding for his wall on Friday, but that the president declined the deal. A frame from the ad that was posted to the Trump campaign website in which the ad implies the Democrats could have blood on their hands because of the shutdown - arguing they will be "complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants".

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:08

Oklahoma has seen 74 deaths due to flu since the start of the season. According to health officials, 218 people died in North Carolina of the flu last flu season, which began October 2, 2016. According to a Flu Watch report updated on Wednesday , 40,940 people have caught a case of the severe sniffles in SC this season. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control announced the new numbers Wednesday.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:37

A candidate is legally ineligible to run if they have a confirmed criminal conviction . Da Silva's lawyer, Cristiano Zanin, said during an interview with The Associated Press that da Silva's family acquired rights in 2005 to buy an 860-square-foot unit from a cooperative named Bancoop, which owned several buildings around Sao Paulo state .

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:57

The White House asked the Guggenheim Museum to borrow a painting by Vincent van Gogh for use in President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump's private quarters. Spector, the Guggenheim curator, has been critical of Trump, writing on Instagram after the 2016 election, "This must be the first day of our revolution to take back our beloved country from hatred, racism and intolerance".

by | January 25, 2018 | 22:10

India has claimed that Saeed was the mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi left for Davos to represent Pakistan in the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Switzerland. The member states are required to freeze without delay the funds and other financial assets or economic resources of designated individuals and entities.

by | January 25, 2018 | 22:08

Raisman, the Olympic gold medallist, confronting Nassar on Friday, echoed the feelings of many athletes. Many said their public statements unburdened them of the shame and guilt they felt Nassar had imposed on them. He also defended his actions with the athletes as "medical, not sexual". "I was a good doctor, because my treatments worked and those patients that are now speaking out are the same ones that kept coming back over and over", she read from the letter.

by | January 25, 2018 | 20:34

The SI to Callon Petroleum Company Del's float is 21.4%. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 1.67. Parkwood Ltd Limited Liability Company, a Ohio-based fund reported 86,293 shares. 50 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. The institutional investors in our partner's database now have: 250.94 million shares, up from 229.70 million shares in 2017Q2.

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:07

A preliminary crash investigation by Trooper Matthew Moon revealed that Christine Wesner, 26, Wyatt, IN was driving a 2015 Chevrolet ambulance southbound on US 31 approaching a red stoplight at State Road 218 (west junction). Neither the infant nor the mother were injured. They were transporting the 5-month-old from a South Bend hospital to a hospital in Indianapolis. A passenger in the Dart suffered a non-life-threatening head injury and was hospitalized.

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:09

A NY photographer, who has chosen to remain anonymous, has alleged she met Ansari at an Emmys after-party in 2017 and the two eventually went on a date, which she referred to as "the worst night of my life". Ansari issued a firm denial, saying everything that happened that evening was consensual. The star-studded audience did not applaud when his name was announced during the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series nominations.

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:59

Brandywine Trust Company who had been investing in Campbell Soup Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.29B market cap company. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 3,545,569 shares of the company's stock valued at $166,004,000 after acquiring an additional 1,192,900 shares during the period.

by | January 25, 2018 | 18:31

Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (NT): All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Supremo Asaduddin Owaisi claimed that the justice in the name of Triple Talaq is a medium to attack "Shariat". Interestingly, he also asked the Muslim community to socially boycott those who take the instant triple talaq route to divorce and said that Rs 2,000 crore should be allocated for Muslim women in the budget.

by | January 25, 2018 | 18:34

In a fiery exchange Mr Bolton refused repeatedly to answer and insisted "the party comes first". Pressed on whether the pair could eventually rekindle their romance, Bolton said: "We could potentially". "I am doing it simply and only because I believe that Ukip's voice must be heard in the discussion about leaving the European Union", Bolton told the Telegraph .