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President Jacob Zuma has called for calm as government seeks ways of ending attacks on foreign nationals. ( )

Zuma cancels international trip due to xenophobic attacks

President Jacob Zuma has cancelled an official trip to Indonesia in order to deal with the xenophobic attacks that have gripped the country.

Top eight hopefuls face off
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:49
Russia wants to work with US
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:45
Kirstenbosch Plant Fair underway in Cape Town
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:38
Top eight hopefuls face off
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:49
Russia wants to work with US
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:45
Kirstenbosch Plant Fair underway in Cape Town
Saturday 18 April 2015 16:38
Police probing mob justice attack in N West
Saturday 18 April 2015 14:43

South Africa

Merger of E Cape municipalities to speed up service delivery: Masaulle

Saturday 18 April 2015 15:52

Eastern Cape premier, Phumulo Masualle believes that the merger of non-viable municipalities with performing municipalities in the province will assist in speeding up service delivery.

Africa

Mugabe, Grace arrive for independence celebrations

Saturday 18 April 2015 14:33

President Robert Mugabe arrived on Saturday at a wet sports stadium in Harare for Zimbabwe's 35th anniversary of independence celebrations.

World

Russia wants to work with US

Saturday 18 April 2015 16:45

Russia has key interests in common with the United States and needs to work with it on a common agenda, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday in a television interview

Politics

I’m in it to win: Maimane

Saturday 18 April 2015 16:36

DA parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane, says he is confident that he will be able to replace Helen Zille as the party’s national leader.

Business

New CEO appointed for RMB

Saturday 18 April 2015 14:27

FirstRand announced on Friday that James Formby has been appointed chief executive of RMB, a division of FirstRand Bank.

Science

A group of huts in an isolated village inhabited by Yanomami Amerindians in a remote, mountainous area in southern Venezuela are seen in a 2009 handout picture courtesy of Oscar Noya-Alarcon.
Amazonian tribe study shows how human bodily bacteria is changing

Saturday 18 April 2015 09:02

Everyone's body is brimming with bacteria, and these microbes do plenty of good things like building the immune system and helping digestion.

Lifestyle

Kirstenbosch Plant Fair underway in Cape Town

Saturday 18 April 2015 16:38

A myriad of flavours is the theme for this year's 40th annual Kirstenbosch Plant Fair in Cape Town.

Sport

Top eight hopefuls face off

Saturday 18 April 2015 16:49

Top-eight hopefuls Bloemfontein Celtic and Maritzburg United face off in their Premiership clash at Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium in Botshabelo, on Sunday.

Opinion

Xenophobia demands decisive and principled leadership

Saturday 18 April 2015 14:05

South Africa must act decisively in response to xenophobia and attacks on foreigners, but solutions must be based on unity and cohesion, not more segregation, writes ISS.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 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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