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President Jacob Zuma addressed thousands of Universal Church of the Kingdom of God congregants at the Ellis Park Stadium for their Good Friday service.
President Jacob Zuma addressed thousands of Universal Church of the Kingdom of God congregants at the Ellis Park Stadium for their Good Friday service. ( )

Pray for peaceful polls: Zuma

President Jacob Zuma on Friday asked members of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God to pray for peaceful elections on May 7.

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The feud has claimed many lives from both sides in the past few years.
KwaDukuza taxi feud ends
Friday 18 April 2014 14:39
Stormers will be looking to improve on their most recent performance when they host the Lions.
Stormers poised for resurgence
Friday 18 April 2014 14:23
The feud has claimed many lives from both sides in the past few years.
KwaDukuza taxi feud ends
Friday 18 April 2014 14:39
Stormers will be looking to improve on their most recent performance when they host the Lions.
Stormers poised for resurgence
Friday 18 April 2014 14:23

South Africa

The feud has claimed many lives from both sides in the past few years.
KwaDukuza taxi feud ends

Friday 18 April 2014 14:39

The situation is calm following a taxi feud between two rival taxi associations in KwaDukuza on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.

Africa

Sitting in a wheelchair, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika cast his vote on Thursday in a rare public appearance since suffering a stroke last year.
Algeria's Bouteflika set for re-election, foes cry fraud

Friday 18 April 2014 14:42

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika appeared set to win re-election for another five years on Friday after a vote opponents dismissed as a stage-managed fraud to keep the ailing leader in power.

World

Divers are fighting strong tides and murky waters to get to the sunken ship but the likelihood of finding any of the missing alive is slim.
Vice principal of S.Korea school in ferry disaster commits suicide

Friday 18 April 2014 12:37

The vice principal of a South Korean high school who accompanied hundreds of his pupils on what turned out to be a disastrous ferry trip has committed suicide.

Politics

DA leader Helen Zille and Cosatu Western Cape head, Tony Ehrenreich.
Zille condemns Ehrenreich’s controversial statement

Friday 18 April 2014 12:24

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille has criticised a call by Congress of South African Trade Unions’s Western Cape head Tony Ehrenreich for all white public servants in the province to be fired.

Business

The proposed increases will ensure that the minimum cash remuneration for entry level underground employees will rise to R12 500 per month by July 2017.
Amplats makes new offer to Amcu

Friday 18 April 2014 06:40

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Thursday in a bid to end the strike in the platinum sector.

Science

The star, known as Kepler-186 and located about 500 light years away in the constellation Cygnus, is smaller and redder than the sun.
Scientists find Earth-sized world in orbit friendly to life

Friday 18 April 2014 14:21

For the first time, scientists have found an Earth-sized world orbiting in a life-friendly zone around a distant star.

Lifestyle

Jacob Zuma says this is an important period for people of the Christian faith.
Easter is a time to remember blessings: Zuma

Friday 18 April 2014 12:59

President Jacob Zuma says the resurrection of Christ is a time to remember blessings that people have experienced in their daily lives.

Sport

Stormers will be looking to improve on their most recent performance when they host the Lions.
Stormers poised for resurgence

Friday 18 April 2014 14:23

The Stormers are poised to resurrect their Super Rugby fortunes by turning the tables on the Lions in their Easter Saturday clash at Newlands.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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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