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The mineworkers say they will occupy housing in Marikana Extension 2. ( )

Marikana miners threaten to occupy houses illegally

Mineworkers in Marikana have threatened to forcefully occupy housing units in Marikana Extension 2, the North West portfolio committee on local government and human settlement heard on Friday.

Hamilton takes 46th career pole at home
Saturday 4 July 2015 16:05
The Tutus: 60 years on...
Saturday 4 July 2015 15:42
Hamilton takes 46th career pole at home
Saturday 4 July 2015 16:05
The Tutus: 60 years on...
Saturday 4 July 2015 15:42
Operation Fiela underway in Mamelodi
Saturday 4 July 2015 15:15
Argentina side "one of the best"
Saturday 4 July 2015 15:08
Westville prison warders on strike
Saturday 4 July 2015 15:05
Autopax bus service has resumed operating in Mamelodi on Saturday morning.
The recent assassination of former Lesotho Defence Force Commander Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao has sparked fears that Lesotho could plunge into another political turmoil
Mamelodi taxi operators and the Gauteng Transport Department held a meeting over a routes dispute with Autopax.
Autopax bus service has resumed operating in Mamelodi on Saturday morning.
The recent assassination of former Lesotho Defence Force Commander Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao has sparked fears that Lesotho could plunge into another political turmoil
Mamelodi taxi operators and the Gauteng Transport Department held a meeting over a routes dispute with Autopax.

South Africa

Operation Fiela underway in Mamelodi

Saturday 4 July 2015 15:15

Operation Fiela activated in Mamelodi east of Pretoria, following a stand-off between taxi operators and new bus service provider Autopax.

Africa

The recent assassination of former Lesotho Defence Force Commander Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao has sparked fears that Lesotho could plunge into another political turmoil.
SADC pushes for inquiry into Lesotho’s ex- commander’s killing

Saturday 4 July 2015 07:03

SADC leaders have pressured the Lesotho government to agree to a judicial commission of inquiry into the killing of the former army commander, Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao.

World

Hollande ready to hold new summit on Boko Haram

Saturday 4 July 2015 15:18

French President Francois Hollande says he is ready to organise a new summit of nations fighting Boko Haram.

Politics

None of the two major parties had an outright majority in the Oudtshoorn municipality.
DA denies entering into coalitions to control Oudtshoorn municipality

Saturday 4 July 2015 08:51

The DA in the Western Cape has denied allegations made by the ANC that it has entered into an agreement with the NPP in Oudtshoorn to run the municipality.

Business

Austria finmin says Europe can easily cope economically with Grexit

Saturday 4 July 2015 12:16

Europe would suffer little economically should Greece leave the euro zone but the consequences for Greece would be considerably worse.

Science

The NHLS says this prestigious international recognition places the organisation in an advantageous position.
NHSL receives international accolades

Saturday 4 July 2015 10:12

The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) has been awarded with an international award in ‘European Quality’ in the healthcare sphere category at the Summit Excellence in Quality.

Lifestyle

The Tutus: 60 years on...

Saturday 4 July 2015 15:42

Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah have professed their love for each as they celebrated their 60th anniversary in Soweto.

Sport

Hamilton takes 46th career pole at home

Saturday 4 July 2015 16:05

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the British Grand Prix on Saturday in a Mercedes one-two with team mate and title rival Nico Rosberg.

Opinion

Africa is the future and the world knows

Saturday 4 July 2015 10:10

The rise of new economic powers is inevitably influencing a shift in the balance of the global distribution of power, writes Velemseni Mthiyane.

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”.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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