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YCL believes Woolworths is taking a stand in the Gaza conflict by purchasing products from Israel.
The YCL believes Woolworths is taking a stand in the Gaza conflict by purchasing products from Israel. ( )

YCL causes commotion at Joburg Woolies stores

The Young Communists League has embarked on a national protest against retail giant, Woolworths. It claims the retailer has refused to take Israeli products off its shelves.

Shattered windows at Mabote Police unit in Lesotho
Lesotho military commander removed from duty
Saturday 30 August 2014 13:24
Govt to increase ARV distribution: Motsoaledi
Saturday 30 August 2014 13:09
Shattered windows at Mabote Police unit in Lesotho
Lesotho military commander removed from duty
Saturday 30 August 2014 13:24
Govt to increase ARV distribution: Motsoaledi
Saturday 30 August 2014 13:09
Cold temperatures to continue in KZN
Saturday 30 August 2014 11:30
Police minister honours brave policewomen
Saturday 30 August 2014 11:18
The Deputy President said South Africans have always had a vision for their future and the current blueprint now lies with the NDP.
The Deputy President said South Africans have always had a vision for their future and the current blueprint now lies with the NDP.

South Africa

Govt to increase ARV distribution: Motsoaledi

Saturday 30 August 2014 13:09

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says South Africa intends to increase its anti-retroviral (ARV) coverage from the current 2.4 million to 4.6 million people over the next twenty-four months.

Africa

Shattered windows at Mabote Police unit in Lesotho
Lesotho military commander removed from duty

Saturday 30 August 2014 13:24

The Lesotho government has announced the removal of the military commander, Tlali Kamoli and the appointment of Maaparankoe Mahao by King Letsie the third on advice of Prime Minister Tom Thabane.

World

Obama feeds critics with bid for more time on Syria

Saturday 30 August 2014 11:51

President Barack Obama has bought some time with his decision to slow the march toward US airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria and provided fodder for critics who accuse him of dithering.

Politics

N West opposition parties welcome investigation suggestions

Saturday 30 August 2014 10:31

Opposition parties in North West have welcomed Premier Supra Mahumapelo's announcement that a forensic investigation unit will be formed to probe corruption and fraud within provincial departments.

Business

The Indian government also approved the Indian Navy's proposal to purchase 16 multi role helicopters.
India nears $2.5 bln deal for Boeing military helicopters

Saturday 30 August 2014 12:23

India has decided to acquire Boeing's Chinook and Apache helicopters in a deal valued at $2.5 billion that could ease strained ties between New Delhi and Washington.

Science

Joanne is now estimated to have eight teeth, enough to help her chew fruits and vegetables such as her favourites, kale and grapes.
Baby gorilla making her own tracks

Saturday 30 August 2014 07:24

Joanne is now estimated to have eight teeth, enough to help her chew fruits and vegetables such as her favourites, kale and grapes.

Lifestyle

Rosa Parks in a 1988 file photo.
Rosa Parks' artefacts sold for $4.5 million

Saturday 30 August 2014 09:33

A foundation controlled by the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffet has paid $4.5 million for hundreds of artefacts belonging to civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks.

Sport

Confident Ozil says his stats prove critics wrong

Saturday 30 August 2014 11:37

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has come out all guns blazing after criticism of his displays by stating he is among the best number 10s in the world who can help lead his side to glory.

Opinion

Don’t blame media for ANC, Madonsela spat: Tsedu

Friday 29 August 2014 09:05

The media has not interfered nor created any drama in the recent spat between the office of the Public Protector and the African National Congress.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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