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Shrien Dewani's lawyer questioned Sergeant Cornelius Mellet on whether he had amended his testimony to suit that of other witnesses. ( )

Police witness accused of amending testimony in Dewani trial

Shrien Dewani's lawyer has implied that a policeman who took the stand in the murder trial at the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday had amended his testimony.

Pan African Parliament's powers under review
Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:10
SANDF warns of recruitment scam
Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:49
Pan African Parliament's powers under review
Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:10
SANDF warns of recruitment scam
Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:49
Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of culpable homicide.
Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of culpable homicide.

South Africa

SANDF warns of recruitment scam

Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:49

 The SA National Defence Force warned on Tuesday against a bogus recruitment company for soldiers.

Africa

Sudan's Bashir chosen by ruling party as candidate for 2015 elections

Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:17

Sudan's ruling party chose President Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Tuesday as its candidate for next year's presidential vote.

World

Ebola among top US worries but well behind economy, jobs

Tuesday 21 October 2014 19:24

A new poll on Tuesday has shown Ebola has moved into the top 10 issues of concern to Americans, but ranks behind the economy, dissatisfaction with government and other worries.

Politics

Pan African Parliament's powers under review

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:10

The revised protocol on the legislative powers of the Pan African Parliament has been sharply criticized by a number of member states during a sitting of the Pan African Parliament in Midrand.

Business

Rand races to firmest in a month vs dollar

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:09

The rand clawed to its firmest level in 25 days against the dollar on Tuesday as investors took some comfort from China's GDP data, focusing on growth being slightly stronger than forecast.

Science

Tuesday night offers “shooting star” spectacle

Tuesday 21 October 2014 18:47

On Tuesday night stargazers will be able to see dozens of meteors, or shooting stars, in the night sky.

Lifestyle

The use of donkey carts for transportation of goods and some commuters is popular in Limpopo
Limpopo to invest in non-motorised transportation

Tuesday 21 October 2014 17:24

The Limpopo Department of Transport is set to invest in non-motorised transportation like the use of donkey carts and bicycles as modes of transport.

Sport

Captaincy has helped De Villiers flourish

Tuesday 21 October 2014 17:05

Proteas captain AB De Villiers says the satisfaction of leading from the front has been the driving force behind his match-winning performances for the Proteas this year.

Opinion

NDP requires strong leadership : Budget Speech Preview

Tuesday 21 October 2014 16:09

When Minister Nene presents this year’s medium-term budget policy statement (MTBPS) on October 22, it will reflect on how far we have come in the last 20 years.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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