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Transport minister, Dipuo Peters, says her department is engaging the Department of Justice to give traffic violators harsher sentences
Transport Minister, Dipuo Peters, says her department is engaging the Department of Justice to give traffic violators harsher sentences ( )

Easter holiday road safety campaign kicks in earnest

Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters, says traffic officers have been deployed on all major roads ahead of the Easter holiday.

A number of graves were discovered at Dududu, and the KwaZulu-Natal provincial government had asked President Jacob Zuma to launch an investigation.
More graves found in Mnini
Friday 27 March 2015 17:02
Numsa says it rejects the “reckless and provocative stance taken by Eskom's sub-contracted companies to threaten workers with disciplinary actions via smses”
SMS dismissals for Eskom workers: Union
Friday 27 March 2015 17:00
A number of graves were discovered at Dududu, and the KwaZulu-Natal provincial government had asked President Jacob Zuma to launch an investigation.
More graves found in Mnini
Friday 27 March 2015 17:02
Numsa says it rejects the “reckless and provocative stance taken by Eskom's sub-contracted companies to threaten workers with disciplinary actions via smses”
SMS dismissals for Eskom workers: Union
Friday 27 March 2015 17:00

South Africa

Transport minister, Dipuo Peters, says her department is engaging the Department of Justice to give traffic violators harsher sentences
Easter holiday road safety campaign kicks in earnest

Friday 27 March 2015 19:14

Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters, says traffic officers have been deployed on all major roads ahead of the Easter holiday.

Africa

Kenya detains 52 in latest roundup over suspected Islamist attack

Friday 27 March 2015 16:27

Police detained 52 people on Friday in Kenya's main port city, a day after an officer was killed in a suspected Islamist revenge attack.

World

German aviation association brings in two-person cockpit rule

Friday 27 March 2015 16:50

Germany's aviation association introduces a temporary rule to ensure two people are present in the cockpit at all times after Germanwings crash.

Politics

The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has been investigationg the events that took place in August 2012.
Great anticipation ahead Marikana commission findings release

Friday 27 March 2015 17:24

The National Union of Mineworkers (Num) says it is hopeful that the recommendations of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry will be implemented fully.

Business

Some workers  have been called back to work at the Medupi Power Station.
Medupi workers accuse Eskom of dividing them

Friday 27 March 2015 17:50

Construction workers at Eskom's Medupi Power Station in Lephalale in Limpopo have accused Eskom and its contractors of dividing them.

Science

The use of nuclear energy will help in addressing some of the issues Eskom is facing.
SA forges ahead with plans to fully use nuclear energy

Friday 27 March 2015 16:14

Plans are underway by the South African government to fully realise the use of nuclear energy, to alleviate power challenges by 2030.

Lifestyle

This year’s festival will take place from 27-28 March at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
President Zuma heads to CT Jazz fest

Friday 27 March 2015 14:34

The President will attend the Cape Town International Jazz Festival on Friday.

Sport

New Zealand and Australia will face off in the 2015 Cricket World Cup on Sunday.
Rivalry at play in Cricket World Cup final

Friday 27 March 2015 18:23

The trans-Tasman rivalry between Australia and New Zealand is fierce across all sports, but will reach fever pitch when 100 000 people will pack out the MCG for the 2015 Cricket World Cup final.

Opinion

 Sixty eight million people are registered to vote.
'Boko Haram threats to dominate Nigeria polls'

Friday 27 March 2015 11:00

University of South Africa Professor, Kealeboga Maphunye says threats by Boko Haram ahead of Nigeria’s elections may steal the thunder from real issues, such as corruption.

Collins Chabane

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

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

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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