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President Jacob Zuma will address the Universal Church service in Johannesburg.
President Jacob Zuma will address the Universal Church service in Johannesburg. ( )

Politicians to attend Easter church services

Several politicians will attend church services nationwide this weekend in celebration of Easter.

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 More than 1 million people have fled their homes since fighting erupted in the world's youngest country.
Armed mob attacks UN in South Sudan
Friday 18 April 2014 08:40
John Langeveldt is facing two charges of attempted murder and two charges of murder.
Northern Cape axe killer's case postponed
Friday 18 April 2014 07:12
 More than 1 million people have fled their homes since fighting erupted in the world's youngest country.
Armed mob attacks UN in South Sudan
Friday 18 April 2014 08:40
John Langeveldt is facing two charges of attempted murder and two charges of murder.
Northern Cape axe killer's case postponed
Friday 18 April 2014 07:12

South Africa

John Langeveldt is facing two charges of attempted murder and two charges of murder.
Northern Cape axe killer's case postponed

Friday 18 April 2014 07:12

The case of a 53 year-old man arrested  in connection with a deadly attack on his family in Douglas in the Northern Cape has been postponed.

Africa

 More than 1 million people have fled their homes since fighting erupted in the world's youngest country.
Armed mob attacks UN in South Sudan

Friday 18 April 2014 08:40

A mob of armed civilians pretending to be peaceful protesters delivering a petition to the United Nations in South Sudan forced their way into a UN base sheltering some 5 000 civilians.

World

Sonar footage by the US Navy owned Bluefin-21 has become the focal point of the search some 2 000 kms west of the Australian city of Perth.
Still no success as deep-sea drone searches for MH370

Friday 18 April 2014 06:53

Hopes that a deep sea drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor might soon turn up a missing Malaysian jetliner were fading on Friday.

Politics

President Jacob Zuma will address the Universal Church service in Johannesburg.
Politicians to attend Easter church services

Friday 18 April 2014 08:48

Several politicians will attend church services nationwide this weekend in celebration of Easter.

Business

The proposed increases will ensure that the minimum cash remuneration for entry level underground employees will rise to R12 500 per month by July 2017.
Amplats makes new offer to Amcu

Friday 18 April 2014 06:40

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Thursday in a bid to end the strike in the platinum sector.

Science

The 2011 outbreak of H5-N1 birdflu took its toll on ostrich farmers and others in the industry.
SA ostrich industry showing signs of recovery

Friday 18 April 2014 06:45

The Western Cape Agriculture Department says the ostrich industry is starting to show signs of recovery following a European Union ban on exports three years ago.

Lifestyle

Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s co-founder, Albert Mazibuko and Amambazo the musical, Executive Producer, Xolani Majozi.
Amambazo musical is an excellent piece of work: Producer

Friday 18 April 2014 09:01

Amambazo the musical, Executive Producer, Xolani Majozi says the production is an excellent and wonderful piece of work.

Sport

Stuart Baxter says  Chiefs are  bidding to retain the league title and Nedbank Cup.
Chiefs under pressure: Baxter

Friday 18 April 2014 08:02

Kaizer Chiefs players are under immense pressure and have vowed to win three titles as the PSL season begins to wind up.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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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