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The City of Cape Town has called up all off-duty personnel and firefighters from the Free State and Eastern Cape to assist.
The City of Cape Town has called up all off-duty personnel and firefighters from the Free State and Eastern Cape to assist. ( )

Cape firefighters work around the clock

Cape Town firefighters have worked through the night to contain a flare-up of fires in Constantia Berg, Tokai and Tierbos Kloof.

Arms deal critic due to testify
Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:25
Arms deal critic due to testify
Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:25
Agang Parliamentary Leader Andries Tlouamma withdrew the motion in Parliament.
Opposition parties slam Agang
Tuesday 3 March 2015 21:14
Ambassador Francis Deng says it is important to ask whether sanctions are a punishment for failure to make peace or an inducement for peace.
UN establishes sanctions for South Sudan
Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:56

South Africa

The City of Cape Town has called up all off-duty personnel and firefighters from the Free State and Eastern Cape to assist.
Cape firefighters work around the clock

Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:29

Cape Town firefighters have worked through the night to contain a flare-up of fires in Constantia Berg, Tokai and Tierbos Kloof.

Africa

Ambassador Francis Deng says it is important to ask whether sanctions are a punishment for failure to make peace or an inducement for peace.
UN establishes sanctions for South Sudan

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:56

The UN Security Council has established a mechanism that would allow it to impose targeted sanctions against individuals it deems to be undermining the peace, security and stability of South Sudan.

World

Netanyahu draws rebuke from Obama over Congress speech

Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:43

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the United States on Tuesday that It was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that could spark a "nuclear nightmare".

Politics

Arms deal critic due to testify

Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:25

The Seriti Commission of Inquiry is investigating the 1999 arms deal is expected to resume on Wednesday morning, with arms deal critic Dr Richard Young set to take the stand.

Business

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth.
Judgment reserved in Shuttleworth’s case

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:50

The Constitutional Court on Tuesday reserved judgment in the SARB's application for leave to appeal a Supreme Court of Appeal judgment in favour of billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth.

Science

Lenovo tablets at the 2015 Mobile World Congress.
Tech companies look to innovation to boost sales

Wednesday 4 March 2015 05:45

There is big opportunity in the tablet industry to stop being so boring, says Lenovo.

Lifestyle

SANParks targets youth on anti-rhino poaching drive

Tuesday 3 March 2015 08:45

In a bid to fight rhino poaching, the South African National Parks (SANParks) has decided to educate young people about the dangers of rhino poaching.

Sport

Ivory Coast hero Barry retires from internationals

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:12

Ivory Coast goalkeeper Boubacar Barry has announced his retirement from international football a month after his heroics helped his country win the African Nations Cup.

Opinion

'Poor not to blame for non-payment of services'

Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:05

Service delivery protests have become a part of life in South Africa. However many communities in South Africa, are not willing to pay for the services that they are receiving.

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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