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

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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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Islamabad, June 24, IRNA -- Chinese Foreign Minister 'Wang Yi' arrived in Pakistan’s Islamabad on Saturday afternoon to discuss peace and stability in Afghanistan.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said on Saturday that Saudis are supporting terrorists and anti-Islamic-Revolution elements.
Islamabad, June 24, IRNA -- Pakistani Interior Minister linked rise in terrorist activities in Pakistan to opening of Afghan border, saying whenever the crossing points are opened, the country witnes
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – Deals signed between two Iranian airlines and Airbus Aerospace Company have put US President Donald Trump under pressure, said an article appeared on a US daily on Saturday.
Islamabad, June 24, IRNA – A new militant group, called 'Ansar-al Sharia Pakistan', emerges in Pakistan claiming responsibility of an attack killing four police personnel in Karachi on Friday
Baghdad, June 24, IRNA – Daesh (ISIS) terrorist group has been created by the Zionists to stir up sedition among the Arab and Muslim nations, says leader of the Union of Iraqi Sunni Scholars.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – Iran’s envoy to Britain said the decision by the international anti money-laundering body on continuing suspension of punitive measures against Iran, will clear the way for re
The United Nations has awarded the West Bengal government the first place for Public Service for its “Kanyashree” scheme. The award ceremony was held at the World Forum, The Hague. A total of 552 p..
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – The United Nations declared readiness to help resolve the ongoing crisis between Qatar and a number of other Persian Gulf Arab states, Western media reported on Saturday.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi condemned the Friday terrorist attack in the Great Mosque of the holy city of Mecca which resulted in the injuring of 11 people.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – The continuous implementation of the landmark nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), by all sides is vital, the Swedish ambassador in Tehr
Lawmaker from Yelk bloc Ararat Mirzoyan has slammed the government program as neither ambitious nor competitive.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – Muslims across the world took part in rallies on the International Quds Day on Friday in a show of support for the Palestinian cause.
Zweli Mkhize has disciplined a MKVA leader who called on young black people to undergo military training as “white people are busy training in farms”.
Luanda - Demining is crucial for the country to return to normal since the circulation of people and flow of goods, development of agriculture, trade, construction and rehabilitation of infrastructur
The contest for Presidency is between NDA's Ram Nath Kovind and UPA's Meira Kumar
Tehran, June 24, IRNA - The head of Iran’s atomic energy organization, one of the architects of the 2015 landmark nuclear deal, has warned the US to stop upsetting the regional balance of power by si
Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has called for investigations into irregular and unauthorised expenditure of R148 million by Prasa to be wrapped up.
Tehran, June 24, IRNA – The international anti-money-laundering body Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said on Friday that it would continue suspension of its punitive measures against Iran due to t
The Trump administration has taken little meaningful action to prevent Russian hacking, leaking and disruption in the next national election in 2018, despite warnings from intelligence officials that
A senior Cong leader said the Oppn's presidential pick Meira Kumar might also pay a visit to Lucknow
A CBC crew got special permission to use a drone to shoot footage of some of Ottawa's— and Canada's — most iconic landmarks. Here's a glimpse of what
Even though it runs through the heart of L.A’.s Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw neighborhood, most Angelenos would be hard pressed to locate Rodeo Road on a map. In fact, they’d probably point to its ritzy
If BJP's nominee believes that Muslims and Christians are aliens, he will set off a controversy
Damascus, June 24, IRNA – At least four people were killed and 30 others injured in a terrorist bomb explosion in Aleppo, Syria, it was reported Saturday morning.
Islamabad, June 24, IRNA – International Quds Day was hit by deadly terrorist attacks across Pakistan claiming ovre 40 lives and injuring dozens more.
In the light of the damning #GuptaEmails a commission of inquiry into state capture will force those implicated to own up, Gwede Mantashe said.
The Gerard Comeau case, which will be heard at the Supreme Court, could change everything. It depends on how willing the high justices are to upend o
Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says the looming retirement of RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson is as good a time as any to consider rejigging the
As cabinet ministers head back to their ridings this summer, a senior government official says they can do so secure in the knowledge that they won't
Tehran, June 24, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Saturday:
Ninety-year-old struggle stalwart and former African National Congress member of parliament Kay Moonsamy will receive a provincial funeral.
A "winner-takes-all approach can lead to the destruction of the ANC, and poses a danger of us losing the 2019 general elections,” Paul Mashatile said.
People of Bihar will never forgive Nitish Kumar: RJD leader

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