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Nat Nakasa’s remains arrived in South Africa on Tuesday. ( )

Nakasa's return important event in history: Memela

The Dept of Arts and Culture Ministry spokesperson, Sandile Memela says that the return of South African journalist Nat Nakasa’s remains is important in bringing closure and healing to his family.

Islamic State says it beheaded U.S. journalist
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:14
DA, SABC court case over Motsoeneng continues
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:09
Baxter pleased with Chiefs performance
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:07

South Africa

Nakasa's return important event in history: Memela

Wednesday 20 August 2014 10:10

The Dept of Arts and Culture Ministry spokesperson, Sandile Memela says that the return of South African journalist Nat Nakasa’s remains is important in bringing closure and healing to his family.

Africa

China presses South Sudan over renewed violence

Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:02

China's foreign minister pressed his South Sudan counterpart over renewed violence in the oil-rich state.

World

Twitter to remove images of deceased on families' request

Wednesday 20 August 2014 08:20

Twitter Inc said it will remove images or videos of deceased individuals at the request of family members.

Politics

Madonsela prepared to appear before Parliament if subpoenaed

Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:27

Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, says she is willing to appear before Parliament if subpoenaed by the Nkandla ad-hoc committee.

Business

Gisele Bundchen leads pack as world's highest paid model:Forbes

Wednesday 20 August 2014 07:31

With estimated earnings of $47 million during the past year from lucrative contracts and other business ventures, Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen is the world's highest paid model.

Science

DA impressed with preparations to tackle Ebola in NW

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:55

The Democratic Alliance in the North West says it is impressed with the preparations made at one of 11 hospitals identified countrywide to deal with the deadly Ebola virus.

Lifestyle

‘Tax on sugar-sweetened beverages may reduce obesity’

Wednesday 20 August 2014 09:22

A suggested tax on sugar-sweetened beverages may reduce obesity in 220 000 adults in South Africa.

Sport

Safa, Siyaya TV deal aimed at increasing revenue: Jordaan

Wednesday 20 August 2014 07:42

The South African Football Association has allayed the fears of many soccer lovers who cannot afford the paid channels for soccer matches.

Opinion

South Africa is a country in waiting – what will the post-Mandela future deliver?
Battle for a Better Future

Tuesday 19 August 2014 13:37

With the Two decades of freedom – what South Africa is doing with it, and what needs to be done, report in mind. Let’s track the 20 years of achievement that frame the Mandela legacy since 1994.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

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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