06 December 2020, Sunday News

06 December 2020, Sunday

The new era in movie viewing has arrived

The new era in movie viewing has arrived

It's about time...Movie Theaters are expensive.. The popcorns price is rediculous.

2020-12-06 11:56:00 PM

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GAVIN RICH: Rugby faces many more challenges than just the weather

GAVIN RICH: Rugby faces many more challenges than just the weather

2020-12-06 11:51:00 PM

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Truworths succession plan questioned as finance chief David Pfaff resigns

Pfaff was one of the potential candidates to replace CEO Michael Mark

2020-12-06 11:47:00 PM

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BOSTON GLOBE: Republicans learn the wrong lesson from poll

BOSTON GLOBE: Republicans learn the wrong lesson from poll

2020-12-06 11:40:00 PM

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Parents owe it to their children to take part in how schools are run

Do parents even know that they have a say in the school calendar or do they wait to get the letters at the end of the year telling them when schools close and open?

2020-12-06 11:35:00 PM

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Mick Schumacher bags Formula Two title before graduation to F1

An 'overwhelmed' Mick Schumacher graduated to Formula One as the 2020 Formula Two champion on Sunday despite failing to score in his last race before joining the US-owned Haas F1 team.

2020-12-06 11:34:00 PM

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Second ODI postponed, but plug not yet pulled on Proteas series

'Once the findings of this review have been received, CSA and ECB will then discuss how best to proceed concerning the remaining two matches of this ODI series.'

Let Cricket collapse like the rest of the country. Who cares?

2020-12-06 11:32:00 PM

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Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie flies to world half marathon record

Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie flies to world half marathon record

2020-12-06 11:30:00 PM

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Ellies targets solar energy offerings in shift away from MultiChoice

Ellies targets solar energy offerings in shift away from MultiChoice

2020-12-06 11:25:00 PM

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Top 10 best horror movies of 2020 | Channel

Top 10 best horror movies of 2020

2020-12-06 11:22:00 PM

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Botswana retail giant Choppies sues PwC over ‘unethical tactics’

Choppies Enterprises chief executive and executive director claim the auditing firm asked for a job for one if its directors — and dragged its feet on an audit when refused.

Most auditing firms & auditors cant be trusted.....crooks.

2020-12-06 11:06:00 PM

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Britain and EU resume last-push trade talks

Britain and EU resume last-push trade talks

2020-12-06 11:01:00 PM

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New Glencore CEO Gary Nagle to lead group to carbon-neutral future

New Glencore CEO Gary Nagle to lead group to carbon-neutral future

2020-12-06 10:57:00 PM

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Energy department to assess supply after fire shuts down Engen refinery in Durban

Energy department to assess supply after fire shuts down Engen refinery in Durban

2020-12-06 10:53:00 PM

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Trump attacks election integrity at Georgia rally ahead of crucial Senate vote

Trump attacks election integrity at Georgia rally ahead of crucial Senate vote

2020-12-06 10:45:00 PM

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EXCLUSIVE: Another Newlands ODI to be postponed, England tour hangs in balance

Cricket South Africa could lose as much as R63million if the One-Day International series against England isn’t completed because of positive Covid-19 tests.

OfficialCSA ZaahierAdams sport ECB confirm there will be no ODI match tomorrow. It will be played on Tuesday instead.

2020-12-06 10:28:00 PM

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The Undoing | Channel

CHANNEL24 REVIEWS: The Undoing (4/5 Stars)

2020-12-06 10:21:00 PM

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Government provide farmers support packages to previously disadvantaged farmers

MEC for Agriculture and Rural Development in KZN, Bongi Sithole-Moloi has handed over a multi-million farmers support packages (FSP) to black farmers to equip their produce to be commercially competitive.

More money that will be pissed down the myanc drain hole
Officials should desist from pretending to be working only for the photos, it comes across as dishonest

2020-12-06 10:16:00 PM

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eThekwini ordered to promote two more senior metro police officers to 'top cop' post after union questions Middleton’s appointment

In a dispute, aggrieved members alleged that the appointment processes were flouted and that current metro police head, Steve Middleton did not meet the minimum requirements to be the city’s top cop.

As if top parlement have?

2020-12-06 10:15:00 PM

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New pleas for masks as Trump rally ignores Covid risk

US health officials Sunday expressed alarm over the refusal of many Americans to wear masks as the nation faces a soaring daily Covid-19 death toll and Donald Trump held a packed rally where basic health measures were flouted.

Yet this in South Africa?

2020-12-06 10:09:00 PM

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'Ace won't step down' - ANC NEC conference heats up

Should Ace Magashule step down and why hasn’t President Cyril Ramaphosa fired Pravin Gordhan were two of the most heated debates discussed at the ANC NEC this weekend.

2020-12-06 10:09:00 PM

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Perez takes first F1 win in astonishing Sakhir GP

Mexican Sergio Perez, in his penultimate race for Racing Point and without a drive for next season, took the first win of his Formula One career in an extraordinary Sakhir Grand Prix on Sunday

2020-12-06 10:06:00 PM

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Least developed countries need better plans | Citypress

Covid-19 has reversed the development gains made before the pandemic – now fresh policies are needed.

2020-12-06 10:00:00 PM

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Baroka get season back on track with win over Chippa

Baroka FC got their campaign back on track with a hard-fought come-from-behind victory over visiting Chippa United for their first success over the Port Elizabeth side in three years.

2020-12-06 09:43:00 PM

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Credit Suisse cranks up signal over merger with UBS

Credit Suisse cranks up signal over merger with UBS

2020-12-06 09:28:00 PM

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Advice for matrics who attended a superspreader event

Health minister Zweli Mkhize made an urgent appeal on Sunday for pupils who attended coastal matric rage parties - confirmed to be superspreader events - to go into isolation to reduce the risk of infecting more people.

2020-12-06 09:25:00 PM

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‘How can we wash hands without water?’ Inner Joburg’s people demand better services

Hundreds marched to Gauteng premier David Makhura’s office to hand over a memorandum

2020-12-06 09:21:00 PM

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Master KG scoops 'best international song' at French awards

Master KG scoops 'best international song' at French awards

2020-12-06 09:19:00 PM

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Rest of England cricket tour in doubt after Paarl match abandoned

Rest of England cricket tour in doubt after Paarl match abandoned

2020-12-06 09:17:00 PM

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Baroka come from behind to add to Chippa’s woes

Baroka FC came from behind to claim all three points from their DStv Premiership match against Chippa United at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday.

2020-12-06 09:12:00 PM

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Stellenbosch score late to end TS Galaxy’s unbeaten run

Stanley Dimgba scored in the 83rd minute as Stellenbosch FC ended top-flight new boys TS Galaxy’s unbeaten run in the DStv Premiership.

2020-12-06 09:10:00 PM

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New Covid-19 restrictions force Eastern Cape districts to withdraw from netball championships

New Covid-19 restrictions have forced all the Eastern Cape districts to withdraw from the Spar National Netball Championships that start in a bio-bubble at Bela-Bela in Limpopo on Monday

2020-12-06 09:10:00 PM

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DESNÉ MASIE: UK vaccine euphoria distracts from Brexit crisis

DESNÉ MASIE: UK vaccine euphoria distracts from Brexit crisis

2020-12-06 09:08:00 PM

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Iata urges African governments to provide relief to industry

Iata urges African governments to provide relief to industry

2020-12-06 09:02:00 PM

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England edge France in Autumn Nations Cup final thriller

Defeat was harsh on a game France side, who defied a vast gap in experience.

2020-12-06 09:01:00 PM

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Ex-lottery boss demands report from Patel | Citypress

'When [Patel] found nothing, he alleged that the investigation was not complete, simply because he did not like its outcome. It seems as if the minister will commission one investigation after another until he finds something against the board'

2020-12-06 09:01:00 PM

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Disinfectants – are we at the end of the road?

[Sponsored] UFS researchers fear that like antibiotics, microbiota may also gain resistance to disinfectants. This sparking the need for multidrug treatments. Read more

2020-12-06 09:00:00 PM

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Brilliant Bezuidenhout claims successive wins on European Tour

Home favourite Christiaan Bezuidenhout picked up back-to-back wins on the European Tour after a final round 69 proved enough for him to claim the South African Open title at the Gary Player Country Club on Sunday.

2020-12-06 08:56:00 PM

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‘Retract your decision on matric rewrites, DBE, or we’ll see you in court’

A lawyer has given the department until 9am on Monday to provide reasons for its decision, with Sadtu on board

2020-12-06 08:53:00 PM

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Credit ratings downgrade percolates through to equal hit to banks

Credit ratings downgrade percolates through to equal hit to banks

2020-12-06 08:52:00 PM

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Germany plans tougher local curbs as virus marches on

He urged Germans to wear masks and practice social distancing seriously. 'We are not helplessly at the mercy of the virus,' he said.

2020-12-06 08:52:00 PM

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Billie Eilish cancels entire 'Where Do We Go?' World Tour

Billie Eilish has cancelled her entire 2021 'Where Do We Go?' World Tour.

2020-12-06 08:52:00 PM

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Powerful Mandela Remembrance Walk and Run breaks new barriers

This year’s Mandela Remembrance Walk and Run, which was held virtually, allowed participants across South Africa and the world to remember Madiba’s massive contribution to the country and to humanity.

2020-12-06 08:51:00 PM

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Kingsley Holgate and team are at it again

Intrepid explorer Kingsley Holgate and his Mzansi Edge Expedition team are on an 80-day, 14 000km journey tracking the entire outline of the country.

2020-12-06 08:48:00 PM

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Millwall 'dismayed and saddened' after fans boo players taking knee

Millwall said they were 'dismayed and saddened' on Sunday after their supporters booed players taking a knee to oppose racism before a Championship match on Saturday, and promised to work on the matter with Kick It Out and others.

2020-12-06 08:43:00 PM

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Corruption in ANC and government in focus

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Corruption in ANC and government in focus

2020-12-06 08:42:00 PM

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Ace Magashule rallies two factions | Citypress

Mpumalanga is becoming ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule’s playground, and a province in which he appears to be enjoying support from all factions.

2020-12-06 08:30:00 PM

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Tito Mboweni: SA has not missed deadline to pay R500m for Covid-19 vaccine

Tito Mboweni: SA has not missed deadline to pay R500m for Covid-19 vaccine

2020-12-06 08:30:00 PM

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WATCH | Pitso Mosimane steers Al Ahly to treble with Egyptian Cup victory

Al Ahly coach Pitso Mosimane has lifted a third trophy in the space of his first two months at the club as the Red Devils wrapped up a treble - so far - in 2019-20 with Saturday night's penalties Egyptian Cup victory against El Gaish.

2020-12-06 08:28:00 PM

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JUSTICE MALALA | There’s no place for Ace, but he won’t leave with grace, so do an about face

The ANC is wasting time debating Magashule. He is innocent until proven guilty and cannot legally be removed

2020-12-06 08:22:00 PM

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Mismatched | Channel

CHANNEL24 REVIEWS: Mismatched (4/5 Stars)

2020-12-06 08:19:00 PM

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PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Time for state to get into gear on energy policy

PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: Time for state to get into gear on energy policy

2020-12-06 08:18:00 PM

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Mamelodi Sundowns part ways with much-decorated duo

Mamelodi Sundowns have parted with long-serving defender Wayne Arendse and attacking midfielder Anthony Laffor.

2020-12-06 08:13:00 PM

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Education department says it will fight Sadtu exams interdict

Education department says it will fight Sadtu exams interdict

2020-12-06 08:06:00 PM

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EFF defends right to protest close to Brackenfell High School | Citypress

The EFF has defended its right to protest in the vicinity of Brackenfell High School in Cape Town after the school’s governing body filed court papers interdicting it from doing so.

2020-12-06 08:01:00 PM

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Panel gets more time to look into Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s fitness to hold office

Inquiry given two more months to assess ‘voluminous’ amount of evidence

2020-12-06 07:54:00 PM

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Why some people will never master the art of leaving the house on time

For crying out loud, can we go already?

2020-12-06 07:51:00 PM

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Formula One-bound Mick Schumacher wins F2 title

Schumacher said it was going to take time to sink in that he had won the title.

2020-12-06 07:31:00 PM

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Bezuidenhout goes back-to-back to bag SA Open title

'Every South African golfer dreams of lifting this trophy and now I have joined so many illustrious names that are engraved on it.'

2020-12-06 07:31:00 PM

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‘Guns not yet silent’ in Africa, says Ramaphosa with no mention of Tigray

But he was silent on the fighting in Ethiopia's Tigray region which has claimed thousands of lives and displaced tens of thousands from their homes, across the border into Sudan.

2020-12-06 07:31:00 PM

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Millwall 'dismayed and saddened' after fans boo players taking knee

Millwall said they were 'dismayed and saddened' on Sunday after their supporters booed players taking a knee to oppose racism before a Championship match on Saturday, and promised to work on the matter with Kick It Out and others.

2020-12-06 07:30:00 PM

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Get-out-of-jail cadre

SA's self-proclaimed 'first political prisoner post-1994', Andile Lungisa, was released to much fanfare after spending only a few weeks of his two-year jail sentence behind bars for assaulting a fellow councillor.

2020-12-06 07:21:00 PM

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Jennifer Garner recreates a steamy scene from Alias to celebrate Instagram followers | Channel

WATCH | Jennifer Garner hilariously recreates a pool scene from Alias

2020-12-06 07:18:00 PM

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Can South Africa’s civilisation of national democracy sustain itself? | Citypress

In what way can South Africa’s national democracy be characterised as a civilisation?

2020-12-06 07:01:00 PM

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SAPS members arrested after gun battle in foiled Bryanston heist

A detective sergeant and a police administration clerk were arrested after a failed heist that ended in a hail of bullets in Bryanston, Johannesburg, on Saturday night.

2020-12-06 07:00:00 PM

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SA’s Christiaan Bezuidenhout secures successive wins on the European Tour

South Africa’s Christiaan Bezuidenhout became the first man since Justin Rose in 2017 to win back-to-back titles on the European Tour.

2020-12-06 06:59:00 PM

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Powerful Mandela Remembrance Walk and Run breaks new barriers

At this year's MRWR20, the massive contribution our beloved Madiba had on our country and on humanity was remembered. mandelarw MRWR20 whereverUR RememberMadiba

2020-12-06 06:51:00 PM

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New Glencore CEO Gary Nagle to lead group to carbon-neutral future

New Glencore CEO Gary Nagle to lead group to carbon-neutral future

2020-12-06 06:45:00 PM

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AYABONGA CAWE: Alarm over FirstRand executive pay aligns with fight against inequality

AYABONGA CAWE: Alarm over FirstRand executive pay aligns with fight against inequality

2020-12-06 06:33:00 PM

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Siya Kolisi heartbroken after WP suffer another defeat: 'That‚ honestly‚ breaks you'

Western Province coach John Dobson lamented a crippling injury list and incoherent decision making at the scrum following his team's 22-19 Currie Cup defeat at the hands of the Lions at Ellis Park.

2020-12-06 06:30:00 PM

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Stormers’ would-be partners now trying to reach a deal with the Sharks | Citypress

Confusion reigns on the status of the Stormers and MVM Holdings’ proposed equity deal, but the one certain thing is that the US consortium is now also talking to the Sharks.

2020-12-06 06:30:00 PM

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Matric rage parties were superspreader events: Zweli Mkhize

Health minister Zweli Mkhize on Sunday called on all those who attended matric rage parties across the country to immediately go into a 10-day quarantine period.

2020-12-06 06:29:00 PM

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Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, wins F2 title before move to F1

Mick Schumacher finished out of the points but still clinched the Formula Two (F2) title in Bahrain on Sunday in the German's last race before moving up to Formula One (F1) with the US-owned Haas team.

2020-12-06 06:25:00 PM

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Pandya powers India home in thrilling T20 finish

The victory gave India the T20 series with a game to play.

2020-12-06 06:24:00 PM

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From London to the Rugby World Cup by bicycle | News24

From London to the Rugby World Cup by bicycle - A heartwarming must-watch documentary

2020-12-06 06:17:00 PM

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Truworths succession plan questioned as finance chief David Pfaff resigns

Pfaff was one of the potential candidates to replace CEO Michael Mark

2020-12-06 06:17:00 PM

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Unions, police reach restructuring deal to see more boots on the ground

Senior managers would be redeployed and that it would be strengthening policing at “grass roots level”.

2020-12-06 06:17:00 PM

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Driver and dead body survives after hearse spontaneously catches fire

A Paarl funeral service has expressed its shock after one of the its hearses spontaneously caught alight on Saturday morning.

2020-12-06 06:16:00 PM

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Matric Rage parties declared super-spreader events, quarantine urged

'Over the past two days, we noted that 95% of the teenagers who tested, were found to be Covid-19 positive, and even more worrying is that almost all were asymptomatic.'

2020-12-06 06:15:00 PM

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Health minister slams matric year end parties after teens test positive for Covid-19

Dr Zweli Mkhize has urged teens who attended Rage 2020 to quarantine for 10 days after a number of teenagers tested positive for Covid-19.

2020-12-06 06:09:00 PM

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Zenande Mfenyana says her friends don't owe it to her to help raise her child

'My friends have their own lives. It’s MY baby, MY responsibility,' Zenande hit back.

2020-12-06 06:05:00 PM

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Truck attacks increase paranoia | Citypress

Young South African driver says everyone on the road is in danger with assailants being undiscriminating and paranoia escalating among truck drivers

2020-12-06 06:01:00 PM

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Loyiso Tyabashe’s appointment as CEO will help bring stability to Necsa, says union

Nehawu supports the cabinet appointment at the custodian of SA’s nuclear resources

2020-12-06 06:00:00 PM

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Sebastien Ogier wins seventh world title in eight years

Sebastien Ogier clinched the world rally championship for the seventh time in eight years after the Frenchman won the season-ending Rally Monza on Sunday.

2020-12-06 06:00:00 PM

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This South African app helps pupils pick out suitable careers

This South African app helps pupils pick out suitable careers

2020-12-06 05:58:00 PM

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Adolf Hitler Uunona wins Namibian local election ... but has no plans to invade SA

South Africans will be reassured to know he has no plans to invade Mzansi.

2020-12-06 05:45:00 PM

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Senzo Mchunu denies committing ‘fiscal treason’ in making offer to public sector trade unions

Senzo Mchunu denies committing ‘fiscal treason’ in making offer to public sector trade unions

2020-12-06 05:43:00 PM

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ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Third quarter GDP data in the spotlight

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Third quarter GDP data in the spotlight

2020-12-06 05:30:00 PM

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Moja Love cast get little affection | Citypress

Trending | Traditional healers and former Umndeni cast members Malwandle Madonsela and Lwazi Madonsela have “cast their bones” and accused controversial, twice-married gay pastor and father of 20 Enoch “Mkhulu” Kolobe of getting them fired from the show

2020-12-06 05:30:00 PM

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WATCH | Pitso Mosimane steers Al Ahly to treble with Egyptian Cup victory

Al Ahly coach Pitso Mosimane has lifted a third trophy in the space of his first two months at the club as the Red Devils wrapped up a treble - so far - in 2019-20 with Saturday night's penalties Egyptian Cup victory against El Gaish.

2020-12-06 05:30:00 PM

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'That will be nice': Malema responds to AfriForum's new hate speech case against him

AfriForum has submitted charges to the Equality Court against Julius Malema and Mbuyiseni Ndlozi.

2020-12-06 05:25:00 PM

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Charl Kinnear: Family wants answers by mid-January

Charl Kinnear: Family wants answers by mid-January

2020-12-06 05:15:00 PM

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LUKANYO MNYANDA: It’s unaffordable and immoral — sounds like we’ve got a deal

LUKANYO MNYANDA: It’s unaffordable and immoral — sounds like we’ve got a deal

2020-12-06 05:13:00 PM

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Mzansi reacts to Master KG making it onto Jay Z’s Tidal 2020 playlist

Jay Z was left with no choice but to stan on Master KG!

2020-12-06 05:10:00 PM

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Matric exam paper leak: Gauteng dept calls for tougher action

Matric exam paper leak: Gauteng dept calls for tougher action

2020-12-06 05:09:00 PM

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EXPLAINED: The potential impact of Brexit without a trade deal

Britain and the European Union sought on Sunday to strike an elusive trade deal, with failure likely to end with trade in chaos, markets tumbling and a huge economic price to pay.

2020-12-06 05:05:00 PM

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Childhood sex education reduces risky sexual behaviour: a Nigerian case study

Research has shown that sex education can help address risky sexual behaviour. It can also reduce teenage pregnancies as well as sexually transmitted infections and HIV.

2020-12-06 05:03:00 PM

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Two cops among 11 arrested after police foil diamond outlet robbery in Bryanston

Two police officers were among 11 suspects arrested on Saturday night after a tip-off from the SAPS National Crime Intelligence resulted in a foiled business robbery in Bryanston.

2020-12-06 05:03:00 PM

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Wafa Wafa | Can Pirates finally end Soweto's PSL drought? | Citypress

The mission to end the long Soweto PSL trophy drought will step up a notch in the MTN8 final.

2020-12-06 05:01:00 PM

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Sadtu and Motshekga at daggers drawn over rewrite of leaked papers

The department of basic education says it will defend any attempt in court by the SA Democratic Teacher's Union (Sadtu) to halt the rewriting of leaked matric exam papers.

2020-12-06 05:00:00 PM

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