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The strike has led to closures of post offices across the country due to intimidation.
The strike has led to closures of Post Offices across the country due to intimidation. ( )

No end in sight for Post Office strike

The Post Office and the Communication Workers' Union are no closer to ending a two-month strike which has brought postal services to a near-halt.

Banyana Banyana lost 1-0 to Ivory Coast in their CAF African Women's Championship third place playoff at Sam Nujoma Stadium, in Windhoek, Namibia.
Banyana lose out on FIFA Women's World Cup spot
Saturday 25 October 2014 20:47
Former Cream frontman Jack Bruce dies aged 71
Saturday 25 October 2014 20:34
Banyana Banyana lost 1-0 to Ivory Coast in their CAF African Women's Championship third place playoff at Sam Nujoma Stadium, in Windhoek, Namibia.
Banyana lose out on FIFA Women's World Cup spot
Saturday 25 October 2014 20:47
Former Cream frontman Jack Bruce dies aged 71
Saturday 25 October 2014 20:34
The robbery happened at a Hout Bay jewellery store on Friday afternoon.
Police continue Hout Bay robbers search
Saturday 25 October 2014 18:34
South African’s heart diseases are caused by the high salt content in food.
South African’s heart diseases are caused by the high salt content in food.

South Africa

The strike has led to closures of post offices across the country due to intimidation.
No end in sight for Post Office strike

Saturday 25 October 2014 20:40

The Post Office and the Communication Workers' Union are no closer to ending a two-month strike which has brought postal services to a near-halt.

Africa

 The three worst-hit countries of West Africa -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone -- account for the bulk of the world's worst Ebola outbreak, recording 4,912 deaths out of 10,114 cases,
Ebola death toll tops 4,900 as virus spreads - WHO

Saturday 25 October 2014 14:15

The death toll from the Ebola epidemic rose to 4,922 out of 10,141 known cases in eight countries through Oct. 23, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday.

World

Dr Spencer is the 4th patient to be diagnosed with the virus in the United States.
New York officials aim to dispel fears of Ebola outbreak

Saturday 25 October 2014 18:21

New York City officials have sought to dispel fears of an Ebola outbreak in the metropolis after a doctor became the first patient there to be diagnosed with the virus.

Politics

The ANC wants to solve the issues in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro.
ANC ramps its campaign for 2016 elections in Mandela Metro

Saturday 25 October 2014 18:32

The African National Congress (ANC) is ramping up its campaign for the local government elections in 2016.

Business

The protests are linked to continued calls to boycott Woolworths as it continued to trade with Israel following the deadly war in Gaza.
57 arrested for Woolies protest

Saturday 25 October 2014 16:27

A total of 57 people who had protested in a Woolworths store in Killarney Mall were arrested on Saturday, Johannesburg police said.

Science

Muthambi promises better access to networks in SA's rural areas

Saturday 25 October 2014 20:29

Communications Minister, Faith Muthambi, says they are engaging with network providers to ensure that there's access to cell phone networks in disadvantaged rural communities.

Lifestyle

Former Cream frontman Jack Bruce dies aged 71

Saturday 25 October 2014 20:34

The former lead singer of British rock band Cream, Jack Bruce, has died aged 71, his family said on Saturday.

Sport

Banyana Banyana lost 1-0 to Ivory Coast in their CAF African Women's Championship third place playoff at Sam Nujoma Stadium, in Windhoek, Namibia.
Banyana lose out on FIFA Women's World Cup spot

Saturday 25 October 2014 20:47

Banyana Banyana missed a golden opportunity to qualify for next year's FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada.

Opinion

Nene spot-on about fiscal consolidation: Jamine

Saturday 25 October 2014 10:48

Economist Azar Jamine says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene was “essentially spot on in saying fiscal consolidation can no longer be postponed.”

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

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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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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