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The accused face charges that include corruption, money-laundering, racketeering and fraud for allegedly manipulating the tender and procurement process of SARS. ( )

Court hears of lies in tender racketeering case

An administrator at the SARS has testified that one of the accused in the tender racketeering case in the high court in Pretoria asked her to lie about quotes she signed off on.

SA to tighten anti-cybercrime law
Tuesday 13 October 2015 12:00
SA to tighten anti-cybercrime law
Tuesday 13 October 2015 12:00
Limpopo fires still raging
Tuesday 13 October 2015 11:15
Boks discipline seen as crucial for Welsh clash
Tuesday 13 October 2015 11:10

South Africa

Parents could face arrest over fake school documents

Tuesday 13 October 2015 12:25

Parents who lie about their residence in order to get their children into a particular school could face a jail term.


Guinea opposition leaders want election scrapped, citing fraud

Tuesday 13 October 2015 08:32

All seven opposition leaders who contested Guinea's presidential election against incumbent Alpha Conde said on Monday the result should be annulled because of fraud.


Palestinian 'Day of Rage' attacks kill three: Israeli police

Tuesday 13 October 2015 12:34

Palestinian men armed with knives and a gun killed at least three people and wounded several others in a string of attacks in Jerusalem and near Tel Aviv on Tuesday.


SASCO, EFF obtain equal seats at UL elections

Tuesday 13 October 2015 06:10

The South African Students Congress and the Economic Freedom Fighters have obtained equal number of seats in the SRC elections at the University of Limpopo’s Turfloop campus.


AB InBev ups offer for SABMiller as deadline looms

Tuesday 13 October 2015 10:01

Anheuser-Busch InBev raised its proposed takeover offer for SABMiller on Monday.


‘HIV strains’ hamper Aids vaccine efforts

Tuesday 13 October 2015 10:23

Professor Penny Moore of Wits University says the huge diversity of HIV strains has been hampering scientists' efforts to develop an AIDS vaccine.


Nutrition Week encourages healthy eating amongst learners

Tuesday 13 October 2015 12:27

It’s National Nutrition Week and many organisations are rallying behind initiatives to promote healthy living among learners.


Boks discipline seen as crucial for Welsh clash

Tuesday 13 October 2015 11:10

Springbok assistant coach John McFarland, believes discipline will be crucial in their World Cup quarter-final match against Wales at Twickenham in England on Saturday.


Shaping South Africa through science

Tuesday 13 October 2015 11:00

Dawie van Vuuren, a chemical engineer, sits across the boardroom table in the CSIR’s light metals unit. He holds up a black-and-white striped mug.

National Days 2015

South Africa will celebrate Heritage Day on 24 September. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC NGC 2015

All the latest news, opinions and multimedia about the 2015 ANC National General Council (NGC).

he NGC is a mid-term review of the policies and implementation of decisions passed at the ANC's 2012 National Conference in Manguang.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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