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Cape Town Fire Services unable to respond to any fires in the area due to violence.
Cape Town Fire Services unable to respond to any fires in the area due to violence. ( )

Cape protesters go on the rampage

Ongoing violent protest action in Philippi East has prevented Cape Town Fire Services from responding to shack fires in the area.

Runners stream in to register for Comrades
Saturday 30 May 2015 12:55
Moroka Swallows face relegation
Saturday 30 May 2015 12:46
Runners stream in to register for Comrades
Saturday 30 May 2015 12:55
Moroka Swallows face relegation
Saturday 30 May 2015 12:46

South Africa

Cape Town Fire Services unable to respond to any fires in the area due to violence.
Cape protesters go on the rampage

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:59

Ongoing violent protest action in Philippi East has prevented Cape Town Fire Services from responding to shack fires in the area.

Africa

President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term has triggered a political crisis.
Burundi’s election commission VP flees the country

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:42

The vice president of Burundi's election commission has fled the country ahead of the poll amid a political crisis triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term.

World

Gunmen kill 20 bus passengers in Pakistan attack

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:54

Gunmen disguised as members of the Pakistani security forces killed at least 20 passengers late on Friday after forcing them off buses travelling from the western city of Quetta to Karachi.

Politics

ANC failed people of North West: Maimane

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:50

Newly elected DA leader Mmusi Maimane has accused the ANC-led government of failing people in the North West.

Business

Growth, jobs figures will prove a poser for Reserve Bank

Saturday 30 May 2015 08:45

The release of economic growth and jobs figures, which both came out disappointing, will test the Reserve Bank’s mettle and resolve when its MPC meets to set interest rates in July.

Science

It is the first time that a meteorite triggered a formation of a cave in Africa.
Meteorite crash caused formation of Gauteng cave: Expert

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:15

Geologists believe a very large meteorite impact which occurred two billion years ago formed structures that led to a formation of a giant cave in Vredefort, south of Johannesburg.

Lifestyle

Siba Mtongana says chefs love the rush of demonstrating their skills to their fans.
Top chefs to showcase culinary skills at Joburg festival

Saturday 30 May 2015 10:20

The biggest food and music show in South Africa, the Delicious International Food and Music Festival, returns to Johannesburg on June 6.

Sport

Runners stream in to register for Comrades

Saturday 30 May 2015 12:55

Runners continue to stream into the Durban Exhibition Centre to register for this year's Comrades Marathon.

Opinion

Michael Kohn is the author of The Whistleblower's Handbook.
The US whistleblower incentives behind FIFA corruption scandal

Friday 29 May 2015 17:39

The US anti-fraud program allows whistleblowers to anonymously provide information and still recover a reward, explains author of 'Whistleblower's Handbook', Michael Kohn, following the FIFA scandal.

DA Federal Congress

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will hold its 6th Federal Congress on 9-10 May 2015 at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Nelson Mandela Bay.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

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

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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