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Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba addressing the media in Pretoria on Sunday. ( )

Govt aware of xenophobic attacks perpetrators

The government says it is aware that there are people within communities who incite violence against foreign nationals.

Xenophobic wave abating: Nhleko
Sunday 19 April 2015 17:28
Cops launch manhunt for Sithole’s killers
Sunday 19 April 2015 16:55
Xenophobic wave abating: Nhleko
Sunday 19 April 2015 17:28
Cops launch manhunt for Sithole’s killers
Sunday 19 April 2015 16:55
It was a special performance – Ludeke
Sunday 19 April 2015 15:35

South Africa

Xenophobic wave abating: Nhleko

Sunday 19 April 2015 17:28

Government says the wave of attacks against African migrants in the country is abating.

Africa

Islamic State shot and beheaded 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya - vid

Sunday 19 April 2015 17:17

A video purportedly made by Islamic State and posted on social media sites on Sunday appeared to show militants shooting and beheading about 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

World

If confirmed, the disaster would be one of the worst seen during the decades-long migrant crisis in the southern Mediterranean.
Boat carrying migrants capsizes in the Mediterranean Sea

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:31

As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis.

Politics

Cosatu sends condolences to Limusa

Sunday 19 April 2015 15:16

Cosatu on Sunday sent condolences to the family of Sifiso Maphumulo, the president of its new affiliate Limusa.

Business

Greater focus on French for business in Africa

Sunday 19 April 2015 16:36

There is a great value in using French for business in Africa as 30 of the 54 countries in Africa - therefore more than half - are French-speaking.

Science

U.S. eyes new ways to prepare and win future war in space

Sunday 19 April 2015 15:10

The US needs disruptive new technologies and closer ties with global allies to stay ahead of growing challenges in space from China, Russia and others.

Lifestyle

Ex-‘Top Gear’ star got false cancer diagnosis before fracas

Sunday 19 April 2015 14:43

Former “Top Gear” presenter Jeremy Clarkson says doctors told him he probably had cancer just days before a fracas in which he attacked a colleague from the popular motoring show.

Sport

It was a special performance – Ludeke

Sunday 19 April 2015 15:35

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke paid tribute to his troops following their 17-10 Super Rugby win over the Sharks, at Kings Park, in Durban, on Saturday.

Opinion

Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:09

Mozambique's best known writer,novelist and poet Mia Couto, writes an Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma, calling for action to halt attacks against foreigners in South Africa.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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