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Numsa and Seifsa agree on the annual wage increase and end of four-week strike.
Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba and Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim. ( )

Seifsa 'delighted' over Numsa wage deal

The metal and engineering employees have been urged to report for work on Tuesday after the four weeks strike which affected the sectors ended on Monday.

 Neasa rejected wage agreement.
Lock-out by Neasa is illegal: Analyst
Tuesday 29 July 2014 08:30

South Africa

Fourth person dead after shooting at Cape Flats

Tuesday 29 July 2014 12:16

Deputy Police Minister, Maggie Sotyu, has confirmed that a fourth person has died following a shooting in Nyanga on the Cape Flats last Friday.

Africa

President Jacob Zuma will be in Lesotho on Tuesday.
President Zuma in Lesotho to break political impasse

Tuesday 29 July 2014 06:25

Pressure is mounting on Lesotho's leaders to resolve the political crisis gripping the country.

World

 An Israeli mobile artillery unit fires towards the Gaza Strip.
Israel strikes house of Hamas Gaza leader

Tuesday 29 July 2014 07:28

Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday.

Politics

Numsa and Seifsa agree on the annual wage increase and end of four-week strike.
Seifsa 'delighted' over Numsa wage deal

Tuesday 29 July 2014 10:15

The metal and engineering employees have been urged to report for work on Tuesday after the four weeks strike which affected the sectors ended on Monday.

Business

 Neasa rejected wage agreement.
Lock-out by Neasa is illegal: Analyst

Tuesday 29 July 2014 08:30

Labour analyst Terry Bell says it is illegal for the National Employers Association of South Africa (Neasa) to threaten workers with a lock-out.

Science

The International Union for Conservation of Nature says consumers are willing to pay high prices for pangolin meat.
Wealthy diners driving pangolin to extinction

Tuesday 29 July 2014 10:28

Some wild mammal species are being driven to extinction for their fur, hides, horns or tusks, but the pangolin, or scaly anteater, is being eaten out of existence by wealthy humans, the IUCN warned.

Lifestyle

Arts & Entertainment wrap: 29 July

Tuesday 29 July 2014 13:30

In case you missed some big lifestyle stories in and around South Africa this week, here's this week's Arts & Entertainment wrap.

Sport

Van der Merwe led from the start and clocked 11.65 seconds to secure the gold medal.
SA's Van der Merwe claims Commonwealth gold

Tuesday 29 July 2014 06:15

Gold for Fanie van der Merwe and silver for Charl du Toit in the 100m T37 was the South African highlight on the second night of athletics at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Opinion

How the Seriti Commission is failing

Monday 28 July 2014 12:19

The author looks at how the approach by the Seriti Commission of Inquiry into the Arms Deal is undermining the public’s right to know.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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