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Eskom spokesperson, Khulu Phasiwe, says the power utility is looking at submitting a new application. ( )

‘Eskom must not be left to collapse’: Cosatu

Cosatu says while it welcomes Nersa's decision on Eskom's tariff application, the federation does not want to see Eskom collapsing.

Th team is preparing for the ICC's Twenty20 World Cup in India next March.
Proteas depart for Bangladesh
Monday 29 June 2015 20:35

South Africa

NYDA hosts prison career expo for juveniles

Monday 29 June 2015 20:51

Prison may be an unlikely place for a career expo but rehabilitation programmes now go a step further.

Africa

President Pierre Nkurunziza has refused to give in to pressure to not seek third term in office.
Burundi votes in boycott-hit poll, gunfire heard

Monday 29 June 2015 20:56

Burundians voted for a new parliament after a night of sporadic blasts and gunshots, and weeks of violent protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to seek a third term in office.

World

Netanyahu praised army for blocking foreign activist’s boat

Monday 29 June 2015 20:24

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the army on Monday June 29 for blocking a boat leading a four-vessel protest flotilla of foreign activists from reaching the Gaza Strip

Politics

Government’s appeal over Bashir’s depature lacks accountability – DA

Monday 29 June 2015 20:53

The government’s announcement on Monday to appeal the recent high court judgement relating to the departure of Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir from the country, showed their lack of accountability.

Business

‘Eskom must not be left to collapse’: Cosatu

Monday 29 June 2015 20:59

Cosatu says while it welcomes Nersa's decision on Eskom's tariff application, the federation does not want to see Eskom collapsing.

Science

Developing countries need a clear ‘roadmap’   

Monday 29 June 2015 21:10

Major developing countries have expressed disappointment over the continued lack of any clear roadmap for rich countries to provide financing for climate change mitigation and adaption.

Lifestyle

Paralysed woman gives birth to quadruplets.

Monday 29 June 2015 19:32

Paralysed from the waist down, Chantal gave natural birth to four boys three months earlier.

Sport

Chile has so far had a succesful season.
Fierce rivalry underpins Chile versus Peru clash in Copa America

Monday 29 June 2015 21:03

Chile face Peru in the Copa America semifinals on Monday in one of the fiercest rivalries in South American football, fuelled by politics, border disputes and a 19th century war.

Opinion

The Supreme Court upholds same-sex marriage: expert reaction

Monday 29 June 2015 06:22

Reaction to US legalising Gay Marriages.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

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”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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