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The mining industry is negatively affected by the weaker Rand.
The mining industry is negatively affected by the weaker Rand. ( )

Stakeholders meet to tackle job losses in mines

The Department of Mineral Resources, the mining industry and unions are expected to hold a top-level meeting on Monday to find ways to save jobs in the sector.

ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions
Monday 31 August 2015 06:00
ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions
Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

South Africa

At least 749 rhinos have been killed in SA this year as poaching figures continue to rise compared to the same period last year
Rhino poaching trends worry SANParks

Monday 31 August 2015 05:49

SANParks chief executive, Fundisile Mketeni, says the latest figure on rhinos poached in South Africa is cause for concern.

Africa

Sierra Leone released what had been its last confirmed Ebola patient from hospital on Monday
Dead woman tests positive for Ebola in Sierra Leone

Monday 31 August 2015 05:32

The body of a woman who died in Sierra Leone has tested positive for the Ebola virus, less than a week after the last person confirmed to have the disease was released from hospital.

World

 North America’s tallest mountain to be named Denali.
Obama changing name of Alaska's Mount McKinley to Denali

Monday 31 August 2015 06:17

President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America’s tallest mountain.

Politics

ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions

Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

ANC Youth League Chairperson in the North West, Collen Maine has warned that the ANC stands to lose elections in future, if it fails to implement its policy positions.

Business

The mining industry is negatively affected by the weaker Rand.
Stakeholders meet to tackle job losses in mines

Monday 31 August 2015 05:35

The Department of Mineral Resources, the mining industry and unions are expected to hold a top-level meeting on Monday to find ways to save jobs in the sector.

Science

KZN researchers concerned about no testing for TB   

Sunday 30 August 2015 20:51

TB researchers in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed concern that many people are still not tested for the disease.

Lifestyle

Tshima Awards gain popularity

Sunday 30 August 2015 20:10

Mpho Regalo, the late gospel artist, dominated the third annual Tshivenda Music Awards at the University of Venda on Saturday night

Sport

People from all walks of life came to support the 2015 Mandela Marathon.
Lesotho, Ethopia win the Mandela Marathon

Sunday 30 August 2015 20:25

Matela Makhetha of Lesotho and Selam Abere Alebachew of Ethiopia won the 2015 Mandela Marathon in Men and Women, respectively.

Opinion

Judge Pillay, one of SA's most influential women

Sunday 30 August 2015 13:25

From serving as a SA High Court Judge to being a UN General Assembly judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Judge Navanetham Pillay is one of SA's most influential women.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the trial of Oscar Pistorius.

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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