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The ad hoc committee  will make a decision on whether Jacob Zuma’s response on Nkandla report is adequate.
The ad hoc committee will make a decision on whether Jacob Zuma’s response on Nkandla report is adequate. ( )

Nkandla committee starts work

The ad hoc committee that will deliberate on President Jacob Zuma's response to investigations into public spending at his Nkandla home will meet on Friday.

Let Madonsela do her work: Tutu
Friday 29 August 2014 06:45
I will deeply miss Ambrosini: Buthelezi
Friday 29 August 2014 06:30
Let Madonsela do her work: Tutu
Friday 29 August 2014 06:45
I will deeply miss Ambrosini: Buthelezi
Friday 29 August 2014 06:30
Rand hit in emerging market sell-off
Friday 29 August 2014 05:32

South Africa

SA to clamp down on cellphone use in prisons

Friday 29 August 2014 06:15

Deputy Minister of Correctional Services, Thabang Makwetla, says his department is in the process of introducing electronic devices to curb the use of cellphones in prisons.

Africa

At least 60 killed in central Nigeria communal battle - police

Thursday 28 August 2014 15:14

Fighting between Fulani herdsmen and farmers from the Eggon ethnic group has left at least 60 people dead in central Nigeria, police said on Thursday.

World

President Zuma is in Russia to bolster bilateral relations.
SA trade with Russia could improve

Thursday 28 August 2014 19:47

South African agriculture could benefit from Russia's decision to ban products from the US and EU.

Politics

Let Madonsela do her work: Tutu

Friday 29 August 2014 06:45

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and Reverend Mpho Tutu on Thursday appealed for Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to be left alone to do her work.

Business

Cosatu clarifies its stance on expelled mineworkers

Friday 29 August 2014 05:46

Cosatu in the North West has denied claims by mineworkers who have been expelled by the Acquarius Mine in Rustenburg, that they were expelled following a misunderstanding on their off-days.

Science

NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) 70-metric-ton configuration is seen launching to space in this undated artist's rendering released August 2, 2014.
New heavy-lift rocket debut not likely until 2018: NASA

Thursday 28 August 2014 12:01

NASA's new heavy-lift rocket, designed to fly astronauts to the moon, asteroids and eventually Mars, likely will not have its debut test flight until November 2018.

Lifestyle

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt wed in France: family statement

Thursday 28 August 2014 18:49

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, the glamorous Hollywood couple dubbed "Brangelina" in tabloid headlines, were married in France, according to a family statement on Thursday.

Sport

Federer, Sharapova take centre stage but eyes on Venus

Friday 29 August 2014 06:17

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova will take centre stage at the US Open on Friday.

Opinion

Gender and the Elections: The not so good story to tell

Thursday 28 August 2014 12:20

The aim of this chapter is to apply a gender lens to the 2014 election with regard to voting behaviour of women to determine if there is a gender gap in women’s voting behaviour.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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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