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A total of 10 suspects are now being detained for the murder of a police officer.
A total of 10 suspects are now being detained for the murder of a police officer. ( )

W Cape police officer held for constable murder

A police officer and another suspect have been arrested for the murder of another policeman at the Klapmuts police station outside Stellenbosch in the Western Cape.

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Lebenya Nkoka broke clear of a three-man lead group with less than 10km remaining to win the annual race in 3:09:52.
Nkoka, Podnebesnova win two oceans titles
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:45
I use art to heal abuse scars: Photographer
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:20
Nearly 30 people have reportedly been killed nationally since the start of Easter Weekend.
SA road death toll keeps rising
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:15

South Africa

 The Public Protector’s report found Jacob Zuma improperly benefited from upgrades to his private residence.
Nkandla an international scandal – Archbishop

Saturday 19 April 2014 12:45

An interfaith group has challenged President Jacob Zuma to break the silence on the multi-million rands security upgrade at his private residence in Nkandla, Kwa Zulu Natal.

Africa

S Sudan Information and Communication Minister said peaceful protesters were provoked by UN peacekeepers.
S Sudan troops to guard UN bases after deadly attack

Saturday 19 April 2014 10:01

South Sudan has sent troops to secure a UN base after armed civilians opened fire on displaced people sheltering there, in an attack that killed at least 48 on Friday.

World

Part of the sunken South Korean ferry emerges from the water as rescue efforts are underway in the sea of Jindo.
Sunken Korea ferry relatives give DNA swabs to help identify dead

Saturday 19 April 2014 12:30

Relatives of some of the more than 200 children missing in a sunken South Korean ferry offered DNA swabs on Saturday to help identify the dead.

Politics

DA advert scores nearly half a million hits on YouTube

Saturday 19 April 2014 12:20

The Democratic Alliance's "Ayisafani" (It's not the same) election TV advert, originally pulled off the air by the SABC, had garnered nearly half a million views on Youtube by Saturday

Business

Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) Chief Executive Officer, Neren Rau says energy prices will be higher this winter as a result of copper theft.

Science

Philip Volkwyn has also thanked the support and services of other fast food outlets.
Ranger walks 1600kms to highlight plight of rhinos

Friday 18 April 2014 17:52

An anti-poaching ranger is walking more than 1600km in about 60 days to highlight the serious danger that is posed to rhinos across South Africa.

Lifestyle

'Daughters of the King' a family treat: Producer

Saturday 19 April 2014 12:00

Award winning producer, Thabo Pitso says that the musical production Daughters of the king is an extravaganza not to be missed.

Sport

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton will be chasing his third win in a row on Sunday.
Hamilton on pole for Mercedes in wet China

Saturday 19 April 2014 12:01

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton showed his mastery in the wet to chalk up his third pole position in four races in Chinese Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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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