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Tensions run high ahead of KZN DA elective congress

Tensions are increasing in the Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal as the party prepares for the highly contested provincial elective congress in April.

Limpopo mine still seeking buyer to save jobs
Thursday 5 March 2015 08:01
Petro SA denies staff reduction plans
Thursday 5 March 2015 05:51
Limpopo mine still seeking buyer to save jobs
Thursday 5 March 2015 08:01
Petro SA denies staff reduction plans
Thursday 5 March 2015 05:51
Chiefs 10 points clear at PSL summit
Thursday 5 March 2015 05:34

South Africa

Fraud charges laid against former NW Vice-Chancellor

Thursday 5 March 2015 05:33

The Higher Education Transformation Network has laid fraud charges against former North West University Vice-Chancellor, Theuns Eloff.

Africa

Chad president claims to know whereabouts of Boko Haram leader

Thursday 5 March 2015 06:10

President Idriss Deby of Chad says he knows the whereabouts of the leader of Nigerian militant group, Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau.

World

North Korea to reopen Pyongyang marathon to foreign runners

Thursday 5 March 2015 07:12

North Korea is set to reopen an international marathon to overseas runners after ending a ban on most foreigners entering the country because of fears over the deadly Ebola virus.

Politics

Tensions run high ahead of KZN DA elective congress

Thursday 5 March 2015 08:00

Tensions are increasing in the Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal as the party prepares for the highly contested provincial elective congress in April.

Business

Limpopo mine still seeking buyer to save jobs

Thursday 5 March 2015 08:01

Liquidators at Cons Murch gold mine outside Phalaborwa in Limpopo say they are still in a process of getting a new buyer for the troubled gold mining company.

Science

Slash sugar intake to fight obesity, tooth decay - WHO

Wednesday 4 March 2015 19:59

Adults and children must cut the amount of sugar they consume by as much as half in North America and Western Europe and even more in other areas to lower risk of obesity and tooth decay

Lifestyle

The world's biggest restaurant chain announced on Wednesday that within two years, McDonald's USA will only buy chickens raised without antibiotics that are important to human medicine.
McDonald's USA to phase out human antibiotics from chicken supply

Wednesday 4 March 2015 21:03

McDonald's US restaurants will stop buying chicken raised with antibiotics needed to fight human infections, the most aggressive step by a major food company to fight dangerous 'superbugs.'

Sport

Chiefs 10 points clear at PSL summit

Thursday 5 March 2015 05:34

Mandla Masango scored his sixth Premiership goal of the season as Kaizer Chiefs eased past Ajax Cape Town 1-0 at FNB Stadium on Wednesday night.

Opinion

SA’s middle class in a ‘tight financial squeeze’

Wednesday 4 March 2015 10:55

South Africa’s middle class say they feel short-changed as debt mounts.

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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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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