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Police say the suspects were allegedly driving a hijacked car.
Police say the suspects were allegedly driving a hijacked car. ( )

Three arrested after shoot-out with police in Rosebank

Three people have been arrested after a shoot-out with police in Rosebank, Johannesburg.

Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.
Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.

South Africa

Police say the suspects were allegedly driving a hijacked car.
Three arrested after shoot-out with police in Rosebank

Friday 6 March 2015 15:40

Three people have been arrested after a shoot-out with police in Rosebank, Johannesburg.

Africa

South Sudan peace talks adjourn without agreement

Friday 6 March 2015 14:43

Peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels adjourned on Friday and there was no date set for the next meeting, a mediation official said.

World

Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.
Mlambo-Ngcuka calls on countries to ensure laws protect women

Friday 6 March 2015 07:28

The United Nations (UN) official driving the global women’s agenda has called on countries to ensure that laws enacted to protect women and girls are enforceable with strict consequences.

Politics

The ANC doesn't believe the DA's motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma is an urgent matter
DA hopes for Zuma motion debate before recess

Friday 6 March 2015 15:08

The DA hopes to have its motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma debated before the end of the parliamentary term in late March, but the ANC does not believe the matter is urgent.

Business

Eskom faces a funding crunch as it races to bring new power plants online to stave off an electricity crisis.
Eskom may sell assets to raise cash: CEO

Friday 6 March 2015 05:36

SA's cash-strapped power utility Eskom may sell some of its assets to raise capital as it scrambles to light up Africa's most advanced economy.

Science

MWC 2015
5G network to connect cars and smarter gadgets

Friday 6 March 2015 15:19

The internet of things, 5G network, connected cars, mobile security and faster, thinner smartphones and tablets dominated the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain this week.

Lifestyle

Oprah Winfrey prevails in 'Own Your Power' lawsuit

Friday 6 March 2015 10:48

Oprah Winfrey has prevailed in a trademark lawsuit challenging her use of the phrase "Own Your Power" in her namesake magazine, on TV, on websites and in social media accounts.

Sport

Fikile Mbalula says the hosting for Commonwealth games is important for nation-building.
2022 Commonwealth to be profitable to SA: Mbalula

Friday 6 March 2015 15:47

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says South Africa plans to make a profit from the 2022 Commonwealth Games

Opinion

SA visits South America and the Carribean

Friday 6 March 2015 13:50

Deputy Minister of Dirco, Luwellyn Landers embarked on state-level visits to the Republic of Chile, the Republic of Colombia and the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

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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