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 Government has committed to completing the migration process by next June.
Government has committed to completing the migration process by next June. ( )

SOS concerned about DTT subsidy criteria

There are rising concerns that poor households would not be able to afford DTT set top boxes despite the government subsidy.

‘Mashego’s attack not politically motivated’
Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:25
 Protests spread across the United States and more than 2,000 National Guard troops were deployed in the St. Louis area to prevent a second night of rioting and looting.
61 arrested in rioting around Ferguson: Police
Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:22
‘Mashego’s attack not politically motivated’
Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:25
 Protests spread across the United States and more than 2,000 National Guard troops were deployed in the St. Louis area to prevent a second night of rioting and looting.
61 arrested in rioting around Ferguson: Police
Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:22
James Olyn raped and murdered 21-year-old Leoni Vaaltyn in November last year.
Two life sentences for Kimberley murderer
Wednesday 26 November 2014 09:03
Eskom employees arrested for fraud
Wednesday 26 November 2014 08:53
Senzo Meyiwa was shot at his girlfriend Kelly Khumalo's home last month.
Police yet to crack Meyiwa case
Wednesday 26 November 2014 08:45
Sabric encourages people to be very vigilant to card fraud this festive season.
Sabric encourages people to be very vigilant to card fraud this festive season.

South Africa

The matter was postponed until January 28 for the outcome and Yengeni's R500 bail was extended.
Yengeni drunk driving case postponed

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:35

ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni is still awaiting feedback on whether his drunk driving charges will be withdrawn.

Africa

Author Martin Meredith unpacks Africa’s darkest past

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:37

Journalist, author and historian, Martin Meredith has just released his new book, ‘Fortunes of Africa: A 5 000 Year History of Wealth, Greed and Endeavour’.

World

 Protests spread across the United States and more than 2,000 National Guard troops were deployed in the St. Louis area to prevent a second night of rioting and looting.
61 arrested in rioting around Ferguson: Police

Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:22

Sixty one people were arrested during a night of unrest in the St. Louis suburbs.

Politics

‘Mashego’s attack not politically motivated’

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:25

The City of Tshwane municipality has dismissed speculation that the violent attack on the political chief of community safety as well as MMC Terrence Mashego was politically motivated.

Business

They say the protest is not against Woolworths but rather its stance in supporting Israel.
Pro-Palestinian activists march to Woolworths headquarters

Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:37

A group of pro Palestinian activists are marching to retailer, Woolworths' headquarters in the Cape Town CBD to protest against the retailers trade relations with Israel.

Science

 Government has committed to completing the migration process by next June.
SOS concerned about DTT subsidy criteria

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:10

There are rising concerns that poor households would not be able to afford DTT set top boxes despite the government subsidy.

Lifestyle

Wouter Basson was head of the apartheid chemical and biological weapons programme in the 1980s.
Wits to screen Basson film

Wednesday 26 November 2014 08:19

Apartheid chemical warfare expert Dr. Wouter Basson’s activities will be laid bare in a film to be screened on Wednesday.

Sport

Jockey Piere Strydom cracks magical 5000

Wednesday 26 November 2014 08:35

Veteran jockey Piere Strydom became the first South African to secure 5000 horse racing wins on the three-year-old Act of War at Kenilworth on Saturday.

Opinion

Access to credit is essential and would supposedly allow RDP homeowners, to gradually improve their starter houses.
Credit and the missing middle

Wednesday 26 November 2014 14:13

Gilad Isaacs writes that in one of Africa’s largest economies, the middle class cannot get loans to buy a home.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

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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