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The suspects involved in Mozambican national Emmanuel Sithole’s killing will appear in court again on 4 May. ( )

Sithole murder case moved to next month

The case against the four suspects accused of killing Mozambican national Emmanuel Sithole - has been postponed to the 4th of May at the Alexandra Magistrates Court.

Sanef says they have been engaging with the police to see how they can stop incidents where police confiscate footage from journalists
Sanef laments intimidation of journalists
Tuesday 21 April 2015 09:30
Mantashe hails late Xhosa chief Maqoma
Tuesday 21 April 2015 09:05
Sanef says they have been engaging with the police to see how they can stop incidents where police confiscate footage from journalists
Sanef laments intimidation of journalists
Tuesday 21 April 2015 09:30
Mantashe hails late Xhosa chief Maqoma
Tuesday 21 April 2015 09:05
The Independent Institute of Education’s online verification system will also allow to view people’s accreditation to other institutions
Plan to verify qualifications online
Tuesday 21 April 2015 08:55

South Africa

Sithole murder case moved to next month

Tuesday 21 April 2015 10:35

The case against the four suspects accused of killing Mozambican national Emmanuel Sithole - has been postponed to the 4th of May at the Alexandra Magistrates Court.

Africa

Senegalese kids exploited to beg for money, also known as talibes, go about their business on the outskirts of Dakar
Thousands of children exploited in Senegal: HRW

Tuesday 21 April 2015 06:30

Tens of thousands of children in Senegal are being exploited by Koranic teachers who force them to beg in the streets, HRW said on Monday.

World

Air strike in Yemen capital kills 25, wounds hundreds

Tuesday 21 April 2015 06:48

An air strike on a Scud missile base in the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa triggered a big explosion that killed 25 people and wounded almost 400 on Monday.

Politics

Mantashe hails late Xhosa chief Maqoma

Tuesday 21 April 2015 09:05

African National Congress Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says modern leaders cannot tell a story of resistance without reference to Chief Jong Umsobomvu Maqoma.

Business

Government has said a change to the means test was made as a way to increase access among senior citizens.
State to withhold removal of old age grant means test

Tuesday 21 April 2015 05:56

Government has decided to withhold the removal of the old age grant means test.

Science

Cold winter chill to grip South Africa

Monday 20 April 2015 14:54

South Africans should take out those brollies, boots and coats when winter comes, because it will bring with it freezing weather.

Lifestyle

South Africans aim to break blanket world record

Tuesday 21 April 2015 10:00

South Africa is aiming for a Guinness World Record for the most handmade blankets in a charity event..

Sport

Saru President, Oregan Hoskins, says discussing plans to make a more public statement from the sport over the coming days.
Rugby stands together against xenophobia

Monday 20 April 2015 18:42

The president of the South African Rugby Union (Saru) has called on the sport to mobilise in support of the campaign to end xenophobic attacks on foreign residents.

Opinion

'King Zwelithini's imbizo was a defining intervention'

Tuesday 21 April 2015 07:35

Analyst Nkosikhulule Xhawulengweni Nyembezi unpacks Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini’s anti-xenophobic imbizo and reiterates the call for peace.

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.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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