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Ministry of Transport, aviation entities to meet over Air Zimbabwe flight

Johannesburg – Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi will be meeting all aviation entities from the department to discuss the grounding of the Air Zimbabwe aircraft on Friday, allegedly due to non-compliance. The department on Saturday said the aircraft was grounded allegedly due to non-compliance with the South African Civil Aviation regulations. The department said the Read More…

Thousands march through Boston week after Virginia bloodshed

Steve Leblanc, The Associated PressPublished Saturday, August 19, 2017 7:20AM EDTLast Updated Saturday, August 19, 2017 11:55AM EDT BOSTON — Thousands of leftist counterprotesters marched peaceably through downtown Boston on Saturday, chanting anti-Nazi slogans and waving signs condemning white nationalism ahead of a rally being staged by conservative activists a week after a Virginia demonstration Read More…

Find a Participating Shelter Near You

Animal shelters across the country are teaming up with NBC and Telemundo stations to find loving homes for pets in need. The third annual Clear the Shelters event, a nationwide pet adoption initiative, will be held August 19, 2017. Hundreds of shelters in 20 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico will waive or discount fees Read More…

The past is still present in a changing Virginia

By ALAN SUDERMANAssociated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – When 92-year-old Dr. Fergie Reid was a young man growing up in Richmond, he resented the massive statues of Confederate leaders lining Monument Avenue. But Reid says black people knew better than to speak out. “If you complained, they’d probably put you in jail,” said Reid, who Read More…

Israels parliament delegation visits South Africa

The Israel Embassy says the Israeli MP’s had meetings with senior ANC member, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, former President Kgalema Motlanthe and others.(SABC) The Israeli Embassy says a delegation of five members of Israel’s Parliament, met leaders from across the South African political spectrum during a visit this week, despite being snubbed by Parliament.   The embassy Read More…

RECIPE: Watermelon Gazpacho

8 cup finely diced seedless watermelon 1 medium cucumber 1/2 red bell pepper 1/4 cup chopped basil 1/4 cup chopped parsley 3 tablespoons red- wine vinegar 2 tablespoons minced shallot 2 tablespoons EVOO salt to taste juice of one lemon   -Chop up everything and blend in a blender -Salt to taste

BREAKING – Deputy Minister Manana resigns

Johannesburg – President Jacob Zuma on Saturday said that he had accepted the resignation of Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana. “The President has thanked Mr Manana for his contribution to the work of government during his term of office,” the presidency said in a short statement. Manana recently admitted to the Read More…