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Heavy police presence in Malamulele

There is a strong police presence in and around the town of Malamulele in Limpopo.

Sixty four-year-old Selebi died at a Pretoria hospital on Friday after a long illness
Committee in talks on Selebi funeral
Sunday 25 January 2015 07:05

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Heavy police presence in Malamulele

Sunday 25 January 2015 10:01

There is a strong police presence in and around the town of Malamulele in Limpopo.


Boko Haram releases about 190 people in Nigeria's Yobe state

Sunday 25 January 2015 10:36

Nigerian Sunni jihadist group Boko Haram released about 190 captives, who returned to their community in the northeast state of Yobe between Friday and Saturday.


Japan condemns apparent IS execution, demands hostage release

Sunday 25 January 2015 06:56

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abeon Sunday called the apparent killing of a Japanese captive by Islamic State militants "outrageous and impermissible".


Ramaphosa calls for strong action against Soweto looters

Sunday 25 January 2015 06:36

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged law enforcement officers to arrest those who are behind the looting and damaging of foreign owned shops in Soweto.


Zuma returns from Davos

Saturday 24 January 2015 17:26

President Jacob Zuma on Saturday returned to South Africa following his participation in the WEF meeting in Davos, Switzerland.


Slavko Marjanovic, a regular visitor, enjoys the new arrivals in the Belgrade zoo.
Biggest pride of white lions anywhere in a zoo

Saturday 24 January 2015 07:21

Belgrade Zoo in icy Serbia is one of the oldest Zoos in Europe where the 9 white lions are housed in indoor rooms with underfloor heating.


Former Generations actress laid to rest

Saturday 24 January 2015 18:35

Veteran actress Nathi Rula was laid to rest in Gugulethu on the Cape Flats on Saturday.


Mourinho bemoans Chelsea's disgraceful FA Cup drubbing

Sunday 25 January 2015 10:30

A bemused Jose Mourinho described Chelsea's performance as unacceptable and a disgrace after the Premier League leaders slumped to a 4-2 home defeat against third-tier Bradford City in the FA Cup.


Social media pays tribute to Selebi

Friday 23 January 2015 12:21

Social media commentators have paid tribute to former police chief and convicted criminal Jackie Selebi.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

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