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EFF members try to storm Gauteng Legislature

Heavily armed police officials have formed a human barrier at the entrance to the Gauteng Legislature to prevent EFF members from storming the building on Tuesday.

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Seven people have been killed since the beginning of 2014.
Fears of a campus serial killer in Limpopo
Tuesday 22 July 2014 13:27
Seven people have been killed since the beginning of 2014.
Fears of a campus serial killer in Limpopo
Tuesday 22 July 2014 13:27
 The lawyer for the injured and arrested Marikana mineworkers ,advocate Dali Mpofu (R).
Mr X defends police
Tuesday 22 July 2014 12:34

South Africa

Seifsa also says it will not sign any deal until there is a consensus on section 37 of the bargaining council rules.
Seifsa reaches conditional agreement with unions

Tuesday 22 July 2014 15:12

The three-week old strike in the steel and engineering sector could be drawing to a close after Seifsa accepted key settlement proposals by Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant.

Africa

Residents of Kibaoni in Mpeketoni gather at shopping centre after unidentified gunmen attacked coastal Kenyan town of Mpeketoni.
Al-Shabaab not behind systematic attacks: Kenya’s presidency

Tuesday 22 July 2014 09:00

The office of Kenya’s president says Somalia's al-Qaida-linked militants, al-Shabaab kill indiscriminately.

World

Gift of the Givers Foundation says their aid in Gaza is not enough for the magnitude of the crisis
Gift of the Givers raises concerns over Gaza crisis

Tuesday 22 July 2014 12:09

Humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers says it has been responding to the situation in Gaza with emergency medical and food supplies.

Politics

EFF members try to storm Gauteng Legislature

Tuesday 22 July 2014 14:35

Heavily armed police officials have formed a human barrier at the entrance to the Gauteng Legislature to prevent EFF members from storming the building on Tuesday.

Business

Bells says the decision made by Amplats night spark labour and social unrest in communities.
Amplats' decision to sell mines could spark unrest: Analyst

Tuesday 22 July 2014 10:30

Analyst Terry Bell says Amplats' decision to sell some of its mines in Limpopo and the North West might spark labour and social unrest in communities.

Science

Sex education seen as crucial at schools

Tuesday 22 July 2014 12:01

Condom distribution in South African schools has always been a controversial issue.

Lifestyle

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, carries her son Prince George alongside her husband Prince William as they visit the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in Lond
Britain's Prince George turns one

Tuesday 22 July 2014 14:44

He has graced the cover of Vanity Fair, charmed world leaders on jetsetting tours, is already a national fashion icon - and on Tuesday he celebrates his first birthday.

Sport

SAFA President Danny Jordaan will make the announcement on Saturday as to who will be the new Bafana Bafana coach.
Bafana Bafana coach, should he be local or foreign?

Tuesday 22 July 2014 16:18

There's a debate raging whether the South African Football Association should appoint a local or foreign coach to replace Gordon Igesund as Bafana Bafana coach.

Opinion

Mississippi Baby: A lesson learned say HIV scientists

Monday 21 July 2014 00:18

Experts say they have now learned that the latent reservoir of the HIV virus within the cells have already been established even at the lowest level of infection.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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