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President Jacob Zuma says his government is accelerating the process of implementing some recommendations by the Farlam Commission of Inquiry ( )

18bn set aside to improve economic conditions in mining communities

Government has allocated R18 billion to improve socio-economic conditions of distressed mining communities across the country.

Big four pose no problem for Wawrinka
Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:38
Big four pose no problem for Wawrinka
Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:38
Lupita returns home to Kenya
Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:23
MTN strike not over yet
Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:10
Cyril Ramaphosa facilitated a SADC mission to Lesotho.
Petrol is going up by 44 cents a litre.
Cyril Ramaphosa facilitated a SADC mission to Lesotho.
Petrol is going up by 44 cents a litre.

South Africa

Bogus initiation school closed down in Mpumalanga

Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:19

A bogus initiation school has been closed in Masoyi near Hazyview in Mpumalanga.

Africa

Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, is sought by the ICC for war crimes
Litigation Centre wants human rights prioritised in al-Bashir case

Tuesday 30 June 2015 12:45

The Southern African Litigation Centre says human rights need to be a priority over political agendas.

World

Germanwings offers emotional damage payments to victims' families

Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:48

Germanwings is offering 25 000 euros ($27 958) compensation payments to close relatives of those killed in the March 24 plane crash for their pain and suffering, it said on Tuesday.

Politics

NPA in contempt of court in Zuma review case: DA

Tuesday 30 June 2015 14:52

The DA said the NPA was in contempt of court because it had failed to file its heads of arguments in response to the application for a review of the withdrawal charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Business

R18bn set aside to improve economic conditions in mining communities

Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:33

Government has allocated R18 billion to improve socio-economic conditions of distressed mining communities across the country.

Science

Giraffes facing a silent extinction

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:07

Giraffes are facing a silent extinction without anyone really noticing.

Lifestyle

Lupita returns home to Kenya

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:23

Kenya's academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyongo has returned to her native country.

Sport

Big four pose no problem for Wawrinka

Tuesday 30 June 2015 17:38

French Open champion Stan Wawrinka feels completely comfortable about his failure to break into the unofficial big four of men's tennis despite winning two grand slam titles.

Opinion

SA football actually needs Tovey right now

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:10

Newly-appointed Safa Technical Director, Neil Tovey, can turn down the appointment and be remembered as man of great integrity writes Sipho Kekana.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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