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In Jerusalem Catholic clergy exited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre ahead of the traditional procession to trace the footsteps of Jesus in Jerusalem.
In Jerusalem Catholic clergy exited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre ahead of the traditional procession to trace the footsteps of Jesus in Jerusalem. ( )

Christians celebrate Good Friday

Christians all over the world today celebrated Good Friday, the day Jesus was crucified.

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Thousands of pilgrims have converged on the ZCC headquarters in Moria for their Easter pilgrimage.
Traffic congested at ZCC entrance in Moria
Friday 18 April 2014 20:09
From joy rides to music acts, there is something for the entire family.
Rand Show opens its doors
Friday 18 April 2014 19:50
Thousands of pilgrims have converged on the ZCC headquarters in Moria for their Easter pilgrimage.
Traffic congested at ZCC entrance in Moria
Friday 18 April 2014 20:09
From joy rides to music acts, there is something for the entire family.
Rand Show opens its doors
Friday 18 April 2014 19:50

South Africa

Thousands of pilgrims have converged on the ZCC headquarters in Moria for their Easter pilgrimage.
Traffic congested at ZCC entrance in Moria

Friday 18 April 2014 20:09

There's traffic congestion at the entrance of the ZCC in Moria outside Polokwane in Limpopo.

Africa

Sitting in a wheelchair, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika cast his vote on Thursday in a rare public appearance since suffering a stroke last year.
Algeria's Bouteflika set for re-election, foes cry fraud

Friday 18 April 2014 14:42

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika appeared set to win re-election for another five years on Friday after a vote opponents dismissed as a stage-managed fraud to keep the ailing leader in power.

World

Helicopters and rescuers on foot had been sent to the site.
12 Nepali guides killed in Everest avalanche

Friday 18 April 2014 20:13

At least 12 Nepali guides killed in Everest avalanche, an avalanche swept down a slope of Mount Everest on Friday killing 12 Nepali mountaineering guides at the beginning of the main climbing season.

Politics

NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi says South Africans are hungry for leadership change in the country.
Magwaza-Msibi slams ‘Vote no’ campaign

Friday 18 April 2014 17:24

The National Freedom Party (NFP) leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has criticized the "Sidikiwe! Vukani! Vote no!" campaign.

Business

The proposed increases will ensure that the minimum cash remuneration for entry level underground employees will rise to R12 500 per month by July 2017.
Amplats makes new offer to Amcu

Friday 18 April 2014 06:40

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Thursday in a bid to end the strike in the platinum sector.

Science

Philip Volkwyn has also thanked the support and services of other fast food outlets.
Ranger walks 1600kms to highlight plight of rhinos

Friday 18 April 2014 17:52

An anti-poaching ranger is walking more than 1600km in about 60 days to highlight the serious danger that is posed to rhinos across South Africa.

Lifestyle

From joy rides to music acts, there is something for the entire family.
Rand Show opens its doors

Friday 18 April 2014 19:50

The Rand Easter Show opened to a spectacular show with music, art and entertainment, on Friday.

Sport

The Rebels moved off the bottom of the Australian Conference and into 12th position overall.
Rebels halt Force's winning run in Melbourne

Friday 18 April 2014 18:05

The Melbourne Rebels ended the Western Force's winning run with a 22-16 home win in their all-Australian Super Rugby clash on Friday.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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