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ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe urged alliance partners to build a strong and united front. ( )

Mantashe warns of EFF plans to dislodge Govt

African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Gwede Mantashe has warned alliance partners of plans by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) to dislodge government.

Australia captain Michael Clarke
World Cup to decide who's number one: Clarke
Sunday 31 August 2014 07:11
Lesotho's PM flees to SA
Sunday 31 August 2014 06:54
Australia captain Michael Clarke
World Cup to decide who's number one: Clarke
Sunday 31 August 2014 07:11
Lesotho's PM flees to SA
Sunday 31 August 2014 06:54
UN tries to locate Fijian peacekeepers
Sunday 31 August 2014 06:49
ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says opposition parties are trying to discredit the ANC
ANC quashes talk of leadership change
Sunday 31 August 2014 06:45
Aces, Tuks share the spoils
Sunday 31 August 2014 06:29

South Africa

BDS South Africa holds nationwide protest against Woolworths

Saturday 30 August 2014 19:37

Pro-Palestinian lobby group Boycott, Divestment Sanctions in South Africa (BDS South Africa), has held a national day of protest against retailer Woolworths on Saturday.

Africa

Health workers strike at major Ebola clinic in Sierra Leone

Sunday 31 August 2014 07:15

Health workers have gone on strike at a major state-run Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone, hospital staff told Reuters on Saturday, a further blow to efforts to contain the deadly virus.

World

UN tries to locate Fijian peacekeepers

Sunday 31 August 2014 06:49

UN officials shuttled along the rocky frontier between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Friday, trying to establish the whereabouts of 44 United Nations peacekeepers seized by al-Qaeda.

Politics

ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says opposition parties are trying to discredit the ANC
ANC quashes talk of leadership change

Sunday 31 August 2014 06:45

ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says there will be no leadership change despite mounting calls for President Jacob Zuma to step down.

Business

Economist Dawie Roodt anticipates the petrol price to stay steady for the next couple of months.
Another big petrol price drop or hike unlikely: Economists

Saturday 30 August 2014 15:08

Economists say another big petrol price drop or hike for the rest of the year is unlikely.

Science

A nearly complete skeleton of a mammoth that died 20 000 to 40 000 years ago is pictured near Dallas,Texas in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters.
Texas family to part ways with skeleton of mammoth found on its farm

Saturday 30 August 2014 17:55

A North Texas family, who discovered the skeleton of a 20 000 to 40 000-year-old mammoth while mining through sediment on their farm, is preparing to turn over the remains to a local museum.

Lifestyle

An annual wedding fun run in the Southern Cape sees brides and brides-to-be swapping stilettos for running shoes.
Couples kick up their heels in annual wedding run

Saturday 30 August 2014 14:54

Couples from various parts of the Southern Cape have taken part in the annual wedding run on Saturday.

Sport

Australia captain Michael Clarke
World Cup to decide who's number one: Clarke

Sunday 31 August 2014 07:11

Next year's Cricket World Cup will decide the kings of the 50-over game whatever happens in the race to top the ICC world rankings between now and then, according to Australia's Michael Clarke.

Opinion

A Free Syrian Army soldier collects a copy of the Koran from the floor of mosque after a shell slammed into the building in Aleppo, Syria in 2012.
Crossing paths with James Foley in Syria’s war

Saturday 30 August 2014 14:54

Independent journalists reporting in war zones depend on their instincts and luck, writes James Palmer.

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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