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Authorities believe the 48 kilograms of gold were destined for cross border trade and that a syndicate may be operating across the continent.
Authorities believe the 48 kilograms of gold were destined for cross border trade and that a syndicate may be operating across the continent. ( )

Police seize R20 million worth of gold in Springs

Gold worth R20 million has been seized from a warehouse in Johannesburg.

The baby is now eleven months old, and has not yet been reunited with his biological parents.
Five in court for selling baby for R5 000
Thursday 5 March 2015 20:30
The baby is now eleven months old, and has not yet been reunited with his biological parents.
Five in court for selling baby for R5 000
Thursday 5 March 2015 20:30
SADC to discuss economy in Zimbabwe
Thursday 5 March 2015 20:26

South Africa

The baby is now eleven months old, and has not yet been reunited with his biological parents.
Five in court for selling baby for R5 000

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:30

Five people appeared in the Pinetown Magistrate’s Court for stealing and selling a baby last year.

Africa

About 45 people killed by suspected Boko Haram militants.
Dozens killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in north Nigeria

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:31

At least 45 people were killed by suspected Boko Haram militants at dawn on Tuesday in a remote village of Nigeria's north-eastern Borno state

World

Family of slain Missouri teen to file wrongful death lawsuit

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:33

The parents of black teenager Michael Brown, who was shot dead in August by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, will file a wrongful death lawsuit against the city.

Politics

Minister for Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu praised the policies of the ruling ANC of reserving 50% representation for women in all decision-making structures.
Presidency the next goal for women: Shabangu

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:35

While the National Assembly heard that South Africa has made major strides in promoting women’s rights, many critics point out that in practice women are not yet seeing the benefits.

Business

SADC to discuss economy in Zimbabwe

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:26

A crucial Southern African Development Community ministerial taskforce on regional economic integration meeting is underway in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Science

Qedani Mahlangu announced that two hospitals in Gauteng are now on E-health programme.
'E-health system aims to improve efficiency of health facilities'

Thursday 5 March 2015 16:47

Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu says as part of the modernisation of the public health care system, the development of E-health systems at healthcare facilities is top priority.

Lifestyle

Ringling Bros. circus to stop elephant acts by 2018

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:38

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will eliminate its elephant acts by 2018 amid criticism by animal welfare activists.

Sport

Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates will face off in the Soweto Derby at the FNB Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Pirates look for revenge against Chiefs

Thursday 5 March 2015 20:23

Orlando Pirates will go into Saturday's Soweto derby against archrivals Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB stadium, looking for revenge.

Opinion

 DC’s Pakalitha Mosisili, LCD’s Mothetjoa Metsing and several other smaller parties are planning to form a coalition.
Coalition governments are unstable: Analyst

Thursday 5 March 2015 12:18

University of South Africa Professor, Kealeboga Maphunye, says coalition governments are difficult and unstable.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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