• Subscribe
  • Register
Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (C) arrives with attorney Monique Pressley (R) for his arraignment on sexual assault charges at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. Picture: REUTERS

Cosby will face sex assault trial, judge says

Judge Elizabeth McHugh rules after three-hour preliminary hearing in Norristown that there is enough evidence to put Cosby on trial

Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit

Picture: REUTERS

The company wants to simplify its product to attract new users

Facebook makes changes to avoid political bias

Picture: REUTERS

It updated guidelines terminology and gave reviewers refresher training that emphasised content decisions may not be based on politics or ideology

Obama implores Vietnam to embrace human rights

US President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the National Convention Center in Hanoi on on Tuesday. The visit is Obama's first to the country -- and the third by a sitting president since the end of the Vietnam War in 1975. Picture: AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON

Tells Vietnam upholding rights is not a threat to stability, but reinforces stability and is the foundation of progress

Clinton declines final Fox News debate with Sanders

Democratic US presidential candidates Senator Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton wave before the start of the Univision News and Washington Post Democratic US presidential candidates debate in Kendall, Florida. Picture: REUTERS

Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton will concentrate on campaigning against likely Republican nominee Donald Trump instead, her spokesperson says

More headlines

Standard Bank

  • All Share : 53050.76
    Change: 0.80%
    Top 40 : 47033.77
    Change: 1.07%
    Financial 15 : 15038.05
    Change: 1.63%
    Industrial 25 : 72098.08
    Change: 0.85%
    Resource 10 : 31218
    Change: 0.66%
    All data is delayed by 15 min
    Data supplied by Profile Data
  • FTSE 100 : 6219.26
    Change: 1.35%
    Dow Jones Industrial : 17706.05
    Change: 1.10%
    All Share : 53050.76
    Change: 0.80%
    ASX All Ordinaries : 0
    Change: 0.00%
    S&P 500 index : 2076.06
    Change: 1.13%
    All data is delayed by 15 min
    Data supplied by Profile Data
  • ZAR/USD : 15.6324
    Change: -0.22%
    ZAR/GBP : 22.8079
    Change: -0.28%
    ZAR/EUR : 17.4286
    Change: -0.12%
    ZAR/JPY : 0.1416
    Change: -0.28%
    ZAR/AUD : 11.2486
    Change: 0.00%
    All data is delayed by 15 min
    Data supplied by Profile Data
  • Gold US$/oz : 1227.1
    Change: 0.02%
    Platinum US$/oz : 1001
    Change: 0.40%
    Silver US$/oz : 16.25
    Change: 0.31%
    Palladium US$/oz : 531
    Change: 0.00%
    Brent Crude : 49.14
    Change: 0.27%
    All data is delayed by 15 min
    Data supplied by Profile Data