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Bomb scare prompts evacuation at Clearwater Mall

Police are busy sweeping the Clearwater Mall, west of Johannesburg, following a bomb threat.

Naledi Pandor says South African citizens do not receive adequate healthcare.
Pandor laments skills shortages
Monday 2 March 2015 12:00
Celtic rise as Platinum Stars fall
Monday 2 March 2015 12:00

South Africa

The survivors say they managed to escape from the wreckage through the windows before the taxi caught fire.
Taxi crash leaves five burnt beyond recognition

Monday 2 March 2015 13:53

Five people died and nine others were injured after the minibus they were travelling in lost control, hit an embankment and caught fire on the R81 between Polokwane and Mooketsi in Limpopo.

Africa

Lesotho elections described as free and fair

Monday 2 March 2015 12:25

SADC Election Observer Mission for Lesotho says although its advance team is concerned about the politicised security in the country, Saturday's elections were free, fair and credible.

World

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in the United States on Sunday.
Netanyahu in US, signs of easing of tensions over Iran speech

Monday 2 March 2015 08:45

The United States and Israel showed signs of seeking to defuse tensions on Sunday ahead of a speech in Washington by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Politics

Zwelinzima Vavi posted on his twitter as well face book pages that he will not join Monday's CEC meeting.
Vavi won't attend Cosatu CEC meeting

Monday 2 March 2015 09:00

Cosatu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says he will not attend the labour federation's central executive committee meeting on Monday.

Business

Bomb scare prompts evacuation at Clearwater Mall

Monday 2 March 2015 12:25

Police are busy sweeping the Clearwater Mall, west of Johannesburg, following a bomb threat.

Science

Samsung unveils sleek new Galaxy phones to battle Apple

Monday 2 March 2015 06:13

South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its latest Galaxy S smartphones, featuring a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal.

Lifestyle

One of William Shatner's tweets on Leonard Nimoy's funeral.
William Shatner cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy's funeral

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:13

William Shatner cannot attend the funeral of his friend and 'Star Trek' co-star Leonard Nimoy because of a prior commitment for a charity ball, the actor said on Twitter on Saturday.

Sport

Celtic rise as Platinum Stars fall

Monday 2 March 2015 12:00

Bloemfontein Celtic continued their rise up the Premier League table with a comprehensive 2-0 win over struggling Platinum Stars at the Free State Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

Opinion

Somadoda Fikeni says fraudulent qualification is worrying among officials in South Africa.
'Fraudulent qualifications give SA a bad name'

Monday 2 March 2015 11:20

Political analyst Professor Somadoda Fikeni says fraudulent qualifications among officials is worrying.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

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

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