Gupta Fallout Dogs Top Auditors – Audit firm KPMG’s fingerprints are all over the Gupta empire and its controversial deals dating back to 2008, The Times can reveal as an industry probe unfolds into the firm’s involvement with the family. [tlive]
Nadal Ends Anderson’s Dream US Open Run – Rafael Nadal raced to a third US Open title and 16th Grand Slam crown on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 rout of South Africa’s Kevin Anderson. [n24]
Why Robert Mueller May Have To Give Donald Trump Immunity – If the president fights a subpoena, the special prosecutor can make him a deal: testify and it won’t be used against you (sort of). [db]
North Korea Warns Of A Harsh Response If New Sanctions Are Imposed – North Korea says it will make the United States pay a heavy price if a proposal Washington is backing to impose the toughest sanctions ever on Pyongyang is approved by the U.N. Security Council this week. [time]
China Mulls Going Electric With Aim To Ban Petrol And Diesel Cars – The Chinese government has signalled it will join the line of nations queuing up to ban the sale of diesel and petrol vehicles in the coming decades. [tele]
Illicit Diamond Fortune Props Up Mugabe’s Regime – Just over a decade ago, Zimbabwe discovered one of the world’s richest diamond deposits in an area known now as the Marange diamond fields. This find was supposed to transform the country’s economic prospects and, ultimately, the lives of its people. [mg]
One Of Our Favourite Local Spots Just Won A Major International Award – A local restaurant known for its Sunday night takkie squeaking has won international recognition. About time, we say. [here]
Hurricane Irma Sucked The Ocean Away From Florida And Bahamas Beaches – This natural phenomenon occurs during extremely powerful storms. [huff]
Margot Robbie Gets Rave Reviews For Tonya Harding Film At Toronto Festival– Could Margot Robbie be skating her way to the Oscars? The actress debuted her new black dramedy, I, Tonya, on Friday night at the Toronto International Film Festival, and it’s quickly becoming a festival favourite. [smh]
Gwyneth Poses Muddy And Topless – The lifestyle guru and “earthing” advocate posed topless and covered in mud on the cover of Goop Magazine’s inaugural issue, due out September 19. [p6]
Ferrari Sells For Record $10 Million At Charity Auction – A LaFerrari Aperta supercar just sold at a charity auction for a record €8.3 million ($10 million) — the most money ever fetched by a 21st century vehicle. [cnn]
‘The Dark Tower’, Starring Idris And McConaughey, Hits Cinemas – Check This Epic Trailer – It has taken far too long for someone to make a cinematic adaptation of Stephen King’s The Gunslinger series. It’s here, finally, and it looks incredible. [here]
3,500-Year-Old Royal Tomb Discovered In Egypt – Egypt has announced the discovery in the southern city of Luxor of a pharaonic tomb belonging to a royal goldsmith who lived more than 3,500 years ago during the reign of the 18th dynasty. [time]
‘It’ Breaks September Records, Supercharging The Box Office – The horror movie “It” arrived as a cultural juggernaut over the weekend, smashing September box office records with an eye-popping $117.2 million in estimated North American ticket sales and ending an alarmingly slow period at multiplexes. [nyt]
Kim Kardashian Responds To ‘Invasive’ Reports About Surrogacy – Kim Kardashian has finally addressed the reports claiming she and husband Kanye West have hired a surrogate to give birth to their third child. [huff]
Venice Film Festival 2017: Hottest Looks From The Red Carpet – During the oldest film festival in the world, A-list stars arrive at the historic Venice Lido on boats before they walk the red carpet to attend galas and premieres in the Palazzo del Cinema on the Lungomare Marconi. [cnn]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU…
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It’s 2017, You Really Should Beef Up Your Online Security – Businesses can’t afford to take risks any longer, and the same goes for our own online security. NEWORDER’s team are all about the latest hacking and industrial espionage protection. [here]
50 % Of The World’s Mohair Is Produced In SA – It turns out South Africa is the world leader when it comes to mohair production, and the team at Mohair SA are the industry leaders keeping us top of the game. [here]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easy to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI [check it out]
South Africans Are Drinking Quality Beer Now So Get With The Programme – Stop being that person who is silently judged at every braai, and get your hands on the tastiest beer the country has to offer. [cheers]
You Are Not Going To Get Away With A Home Bluetooth Speaker For Much Longer – Everyone has a bluetooth speaker for weekends away, but there is a very real problem about having one as your primary home entertainment system. We have your discount sorted. [boom]
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GetSmarter’s Online Courses Are Changing The Business World As We Know It – It’s never ideal to get left behind at work, and given how quickly things change these days fine-tuning and increasing your skill set is more important than ever [getsmarter]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber, and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
Calling The Home DIY Do-It-Alls – If you’re using a drill around the house and you don’t have a Drilby then grow up. A hundred bucks and you can kiss that dust goodbye [drilby]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, somake sure you arrive at every dinner party with a bottle of the best [boekenhout]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
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