UK tribunal rules Uber drivers deserve workers' rights
Two drivers brought said the rapidly expanding app was acting unlawfully by treating them as self-employed.
#RandReport: Rand makes modest gains, 'political noise' in focus
At 1515 GMT, the rand was 0.30 percent firmer at 13.8325 to the dollar.
Northern Ireland court rejects Brexit challenge
Prime Minister Theresa May welcomed the ruling.
Pakistan’s Imran Khan calls for protests ahead of capital lockdown
Opposition leader Khan, a former cricket hero, plans to stage major protests to paralyse the capital.
Philippines' Duterte says God warned him off swearing
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has made a promise to stop swearing after being warned by God to do so.
European space lander left crater on surface of Mars in crash landing
Scientists believe that the Schiaparelli lander plummeted to the ground from a height of 2 to 4 km.
Iraq's Shi'ite militias say offensive on Isis near Mosul imminent
Iranian-backed Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary groups are about to launch an offensive on Islamic State.
More evidence cranberries don't prevent urinary tract infections
Previous studies on the use of cranberry products like juice and capsules produced mixed results.
Liverpool ready to challenge under Klopp - Ferguson
Liverpool have found their identity under manager Juergen Klopp.
‘Serious failings’ in Rio anti-doping programme - Wada
The anti-doping programme at the 2016 Rio Olympics was marred by ‘a number of serious failings’, according to Wada.
Twitter’s video-sharing mobile app Vine to close
The decision comes on the heels of a failed attempt to sell Twitter as it fights against stagnant user growth.
Plane carrying VP candidate Pence skids off runway
A plane carrying Mike Pence skidded off the runway after landing in the rain at New York City’s LaGuardia Airport.
Trump attacks Clinton on trade, says he should be handed victory
Trump said that he would halt the North American Free Trade Agreement signed former President Bill Clinton, as it had led to the outsourcing of thousands of Ohio jobs to Mexico.
New SA Rugby president proposes changes amid Bok turmoil
Mark Alexander wants to redesign club competitions and introduce a uniform philosophy.
#RandReport: Rand steadies, miners lead stocks lower
At 1513 GMT, the rand traded at 13.8925 per dollar, not far off its NY close of 13.8900/dollar on Wednesday.
Carr, Adriaanse added to Springboks squad for Europe tour
Carr comes in for Jaco Kriel, who injured his knee in Japan and has been ruled out for eight weeks.
Microsoft launches first desktop, Windows update with 3D features
Sales for Microsoft's computing business have declined since 2015.
Russia denies its warships will join Aleppo bombardment - RIA
RIA cited the ministry as saying Nato had no reason to worry about the battle group.