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Mamelodi says "no" to taxi violence

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says government's duty is to meet the needs of the people.

Pick n Pay profitable in Zimbabwe
Sunday 5 July 2015 15:00

South Africa

Memorial service for Khayelitsha tavern victims

Sunday 5 July 2015 15:40

A memorial service has been held in Khayelitsha to remember the young victims who died in last weekend's tavern tragedy.


After Tunisia attack, sun-seekers switch to Spain, Bulgaria and Greece

Sunday 5 July 2015 11:23

Fearing for their safety in Tunisia after a gunman killed dozens of tourists, sun-seeking Europeans are switching to destinations such as Spain, Bulgaria or even Greece


Malaysia's opposition demands emergency debate

Sunday 5 July 2015 15:33

Malaysia's main opposition parties on Sunday demanded an emergency sitting of parliament to discuss Prime Minister Najib Razak's future.


W Cape ANC seeks to strengthen party unity

Sunday 5 July 2015 14:37

The first meeting of the newly elected ANC Provincial Executive meeting in Cape Town on Saturday, has resolved to strengthen unity in the party ahead of next year's municipal elections.


Pick n Pay profitable in Zimbabwe

Sunday 5 July 2015 15:00

Pick n Pay’s Zimbabwe outlets have achieved a 7.9% turnover for the full financial year ended March 31 2015.


Rubbing along with robots tackles Abe's double dilemma

Sunday 5 July 2015 16:15

Factory worker Satomi Iwata has new co-workers, a troupe of humanoid automata that are helping to address two of Japan's most pressing concerns.


Restored World War Two Spitfire to be auctioned for charity

Sunday 5 July 2015 13:13

A restored World War Two Spitfire which was shot down over northern France in 1940 is expected to raise about $3 million for charity.


No Blatter, no problem, say World Cup organisers

Sunday 5 July 2015 16:02

Players do not care who hands out trophies and the absence of embattled FIFA President Sepp Blatter will not have any impact on the Women's World Cup final, organisers said.


What looms for Greece after referendum

Sunday 5 July 2015 09:38

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's plan to hold a referendum on Sunday on creditors' demands for austerity has prompted a breakdown in talks with lenders,

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'.


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”.

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