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Ramaphosa to return to Lesotho for more peace efforts

Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will be in Lesotho on Thursday to facilitate peace and stability in that country.

SACCI appoints first black CEO
Wednesday 29 July 2015 14:54
Panayiotou has been behind bars for three months following abduction and killing of his wife.
Airbnb has 9 400 homes listed with the service in South Africa, an increase of 138%.
Airbnb has 9 400 homes listed with the service in South Africa, an increase of 138%.

South Africa

SACCI appoints first black CEO

Wednesday 29 July 2015 14:54

Alan Mukoki has been appointed as the first black CEO of the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Africa

Ramaphosa to return to Lesotho for more peace efforts

Wednesday 29 July 2015 17:35

Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will be in Lesotho on Thursday to facilitate peace and stability in that country.

World

Obamacare case to be turned against government on emissions rule

Wednesday 29 July 2015 16:57

Opponents of President Barack Obama's soon-to-be-implemented policy to cut carbon emissions from power plants are planning to use an unlikely and potentially potent weapon against him.

Politics

ANC E Cape Sarah Baartman elective congress postponed

Wednesday 29 July 2015 15:33

The African National Congress in the Eastern Cape has postponed the Sarah Baartman regional elective congress scheduled for this weekend to next weekend.

Business

Microsoft launches Windows 10 with an eye on mobile market

Wednesday 29 July 2015 16:04

Microsoft Corp launched its much awaited Windows 10 operating system at midnight on Wednesday.

Science

US investigators blame Virgin Galactic crash on lax pilot training

Wednesday 29 July 2015 16:49

Federal investigators cited inadequate training of test pilots by a Northrup Grumman Corp subsidiary on Tuesday as a leading factor behind last year's fatal crash.

Lifestyle

Lung disease is a major concern in SA

Wednesday 29 July 2015 12:22

The clinical research unit at the University of Cape Town says more than half a million people in the country are diagnosed with Tuberculosis annually.

Sport

Eastern Province Rugby Union faces financial crises

Wednesday 29 July 2015 08:19

The South African Rugby Players Union (SARPA) held several meetings with the Eastern Province Rugby Union and its players on Tuesday.

Opinion

Why we need to tread carefully in drawing up HR rules for business

Wednesday 29 July 2015 09:46

Devising the rules for holding businesses responsible for the effects of their operations on human rights.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on June 16 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

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