"Today's motion of no confidence result is closer than anyone expected", Mmusi Maimane, leader of the main opposition Democratic Alliance party said, hailing "brave" ANC lawmakers who voted against Zuma.
A handful of MPs, including Gordhan, have joined calls from anti-apartheid veterans and trade unions for Zuma to resign, as South Africa endures record unemployment and a recession. He has been under fire for numerous allegations of corruption.
The speaker of parliament, Baleka Mbete, had ruled the ballot should be secret, a decision the opposition hoped would embolden ANC members unhappy with Zuma to vote against him.
Demonstrators - for and against Zuma - had gathered outside the Cape Town parliament.
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All these developments incidentally alarmed the BJP, which instructed both the factions to immediately merge. He asserted that the appointments he made were valid as well and these were in tune with party bye-laws.
"Following the news that Parliament has once again voted to offer President Zuma a lifeline, the risks on the Rand are pointing towards further downward pressure", Ahmad said.
Ahead of the vote, the opposition DA (Democratic Alliance) ran a campaign targeting ANC members who were supposedly unhappy with their leadership.
"We want to remove Duduzane's father because he is the most corrupt individual‚" he said.
South Africa's parliament has convened to vote on a no-confidence motion against South African President Jacob Zuma.
If the ruling African National Congress party, which has the clear majority in parliament, can not agree on a candidate in that time, new national elections would be held.
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Disney dropped 5.2 percent as it reported flat third-quarter revenues due in part to weakness in its cable subscription business. Pyongyang said it was examining plans for attacking Guam, a US territory in the Pacific that has a USA military base.
The Speaker then made it official - Mr Zuma survived the motion 198 to 177, with nine abstentions.
"The ANC rejects this motion with the contempt it deserves", deputy chief whip Doris Dlakude said in reply to Maimane's attack.
"We will see him in court next month - on September 14 & 15, where he will have to defend himself in the Supreme Court of Appeal against the 783 charges of fraud, corruption and racketeering he still faces", he said.
The party has also vowed to continue with its legal action against Zuma, and will be joining the EFF's impeachment proceedings at the Constitutional Court.
The motion fell short of the 201 votes need to oust Zuma. He said this vote was not about political parties, but about the people of South Africa. Let's fight an election for the future of our country, and let's do it now. Zuma's party has bailed him out from at least five previous attempts to remove him.
He's also on pace to be the first player with 40 home runs at age-21 or younger season since Eddie Mathews did it in 1953. The Dodgers will be off on Monday as they travel to Phoenix where they will face the Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Microsoft has detailed that users will be able to customize their Home screen to show off friends or games of your choice. A new activity feed layout has also been added to the community section, which will offer more content to view.
United States electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla plans to raise $1.5bn (£1.15bn) to fund production of its new Model 3 auto . That's a far cry from the 5000 run rate promised by Tesla for this year end, let alone the 10000/week target for 2018.
Expect 5.00 sometime in the near future alongside an overhauled PlayStation App that isn't quite as useless as it now is. The company has yet to detail the patch publicly, but Eurogamer has obtained a copy of the update's release notes.
North Korea has embassies and some businesses in several South-east Asian countries, some of which trade goods with Pyongyang. The urgency of the situation was underlined by President Donald Trump's national security adviser H.R.
The mother says her baby is OK, and she doesn't believe her niece was trying to abuse her daughter but was rather joking around. The pair appeared in juvenile court in Salem and were released into the custody of their parents. "I'm traumatized from that".
A liberal Israeli think tank has filed a lawsuit against the son of the prime minister for a Facebook post it claims is libelous. In June, Mr Packer reportedly agreed to be questioned by Israeli police as part of the corruption investigation into Netanyahu.
Before heading into the Borehamwood bungalow last week, Jemma opened up to Closer magazine about her addiction to plastic surgery. She wrote: "I've managed to watch a couple of episodes and it's actually really weird seeing someone you know so well in there.
He said the people supported the grand alliance and expected a lot from it, adding that they are hurt with its withdrawal. Both are in touch with Sharad Yadav . "I continue to stand for the "gathbandhan"," he said.
Most of Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia and Antarctica received their own celestial show, a partial lunar eclipse on Monday night. Solar eclipses happen three or four times a year, but total eclipses happen just once every eighteen months.
Or it's like being a quarter mile from the Pacific Ocean you've never seen and deciding to turn back. Speck and Beucher tend toward what seems like hyperbole in describing a total solar eclipse .
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On property along the Nantahala River, Mainspring will provide restrooms, yard games, eclipse-viewing glasses and water. In this case, unscrupulous companies are selling unsafe eyewear. "You don't want to sit and just stare at the sun".
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Derry woman Erin Hutcheon was there with her father when he played in the Rialto Theatre. "One of our heroes is gone. Campbell died in Nashville at an Alzheimer's facility surrounded by his family, his publicist Sanford Brokaw said.
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