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Rand hits 11-week highs after court orders release of state capture report

The rand gained as much as 2 percent against the dollar on Wednesday, reaching a 2-1/2 month high after a court ordered release of a report on alleged influence peddling by close allies of President Jacob Zuma.
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Tehran, June 26, IRNA - Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani headed for Seoul, South Korea, on Monday to attend the second meeting of Speakers of Eurasian countries.
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that avoiding division will be in favor of all Muslim countries.
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Minister of Intelligence Hojjatoleslam Seyed Mahmoud Alavi says a terrorist gang with its munitions depot was demolished on Sunday.
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Berlin, Germany, prior to Monady noon to take part in the annual meeting of European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR).
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Monday received a group of officials, Islamic countries' ambassadors, and people from different walks
Baghdad, June 26, IRNA - Ammar al-Hakim, Head of National Iraqi Alliance Coalition (INC), has called on the five major countries of the region, the ‘elder brothers’, to hold talks to solve regional c
The leaders of Ukraine, France, Germany and Russia will meet in late June – early July, French President Emmanuel Macron said. “The date [of this meeting] is still being determined. It wil
BJP is a political party and it promotes politics alone, says Prabhu
Also, next steps for President Trump’s travel ban could be decided today.
The Senate GOP health care bill faces backlash from conservatives who say the bill does not go far enough to repeal Obamacare and moderates who say the bill goes too far and are critical of proposed c
The deal will see the DUP support Theresa May in Parliament and £1bn extra cash for Northern Ireland.
The luxurious hotel declined to host a high-level delegation led by Zimbabwe Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa because of the possibility of protests.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Monday it was still premature to say anything certain about a possible meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump nex
A deal for the DUP party to support a Conservative government is agreed.
Abahlali Basemjondolo members marched to Durban City Hall to protest mayor Zandile Gumede’s “politics of lies and oppression”
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Monday stressed voluntary and well done cultural activities nationwide.
The Supreme Court is expected to take action on Trump's travel ban and it's a crucial week for the Senate health care bill.
A witness has revealed that three of the 23 police officers believed to have been involved in the mysterious death of Ahmed Timol are still alive.
Arlene Foster is in London as talks over a DUP-Tory parliamentary pact continue.
Details of plans for EU nationals' rights to stay in the UK will be outlined by Theresa May later.
An indefinite shutdown since June 15 has brought to a standstill daily life in the hill town
While Justin Trudeau's first fall and spring sittings improved his approval ratings, his second year on Parliament Hill has taken a toll.
The welfare of thousands of patients in 160 NGOs was at risk following the Gauteng Health Department’s withdrawal of funds, the DA said.
The current anti-aircraft system used by the Swedish Armed Forces is ageing, and is to be replaced in full amid airborne threats changing character, The Local writes. Sweden's surface-to-air Hawk miss
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei leads Fitr Feast congregational prayers in Tehran’s Grand Musalla Prayers Ground on Monday.
'Land distribution without compensation constitutes the most rational and progressive way towards restoring the dignity of the dispossessed'
The former Gujarat CM lashed out at the Congress for not preparing well to fight assembly elections
The president downplayed the opposition that the bill is facing.
Arlene Foster returns to London as talks over a DUP-Tory parliamentary pact continue.
During the Emergency of 1975, Arun Jaitley spent more than 19 months in a Delhi jail
ANC presidential hopeful, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, expressed support for calls for the “decolonisation” of education.
The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has accused credit rating agencies of waging an economic war against the country and President Jacob Zuma.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold their first face-to-face meeting in Washington on Monday, seeking to boost U.S.-Indian relations de
On a visit to "prophet" Paseka Mboro's church axed SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng urged people to pray that he one day becomes president of South Africa.

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