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Kate Ahrends and her boyfriend, were trapped on the popular Langtang Path for six days. ( )

SA survivors join Nepal rescue efforts

Two South Africans rescued in Nepal are joining rescue efforts in the country.

Youth urged to unite against xenophobia
Sunday 3 May 2015 12:35
Youth urged to unite against xenophobia
Sunday 3 May 2015 12:35

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SA survivors join Nepal rescue efforts

Sunday 3 May 2015 12:55

Two South Africans rescued in Nepal are joining rescue efforts in the country.


Nigeria's offensive against Boko Haram slowed by landmines

Sunday 3 May 2015 06:34

Nigeria's military is confident it has Boko Haram cornered, but a final push to clear the Islamist militants from their forest hideouts is being hampered by land mines.


Festive Baltimore rallies in hope after police charged

Sunday 3 May 2015 07:34

Thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore on Saturday as anger over the death of a young black man turned to hope.


ANCYL conference resumes despite 'disagreements'

Sunday 3 May 2015 12:20

The African National Congress Youth League's Limpopo elective conference is continuing despite a court interdict by some branches from the Sekhukhune region.


Emerging farmers seek government support

Sunday 3 May 2015 12:59

Emerging farmers in Northern Cape say despite promises, they are not being given the necessary support by government to make a success of the enterprises.


Polio eradicators hail historic progress, aim to "finish the job"

Saturday 2 May 2015 19:14

The world is closer than ever to being able to wipe out polio, international experts said, with zero cases of the crippling disease recorded across all of Africa


Social media finds humour in DJ Sbu’s arrest

Sunday 3 May 2015 12:05

South Africans went on Social media to share their views on DJ Sbu's latest arrest.


Mayweather cements legacy with Pacquiao win

Sunday 3 May 2015 10:30

Floyd Mayweather Jr cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday.


Burundi's patchwork army faces test to keep the peace

Sunday 3 May 2015 14:13

When protesters in Burundi cheer for soldiers who turn up at demonstrations against the president's bid for a third term, write Edmund Blair and Patrick Nduwimana.


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 Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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