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TUT reaches agreement with workers

The Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria says from the beginning of July this year, they will ‘in-source’ workers and increase their basic salary to R5000 per month.

Banayana Banyana prepares for 2016 Olympics
Friday 12 February 2016 16:31
Banayana Banyana prepares for 2016 Olympics
Friday 12 February 2016 16:31
Freedom Park taxi protesters get violent
Friday 12 February 2016 15:56

South Africa

NSFAS probes late payment of students’ allowances

Friday 12 February 2016 17:05

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme says it is investigating reports of delayed payments of students’ allowances at Tshwane North Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College.

Africa

Basothos to recieve drought relief cash grants

Friday 12 February 2016 12:20

Households in Lesotho affected by drought will receive cash grants of $65 per month for the next three months.

World

SA defence completes arguments in al-Bashir case

Friday 12 February 2016 13:24

Senior counsel Jeremy Gauntlett has completed his arguments defending the South African government's decision not to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

Politics

SONA 2016 banner
SONA 2016 trends massively online

Friday 12 February 2016 14:33

President Jacob Zuma made his address to the nation on Thursday night, and the event dominated conversations online with mentions of the red carpet and the unruly opposition.

Business

Arcelor Mittal SA seeks independent power producer to build new plant

Friday 12 February 2016 16:44

Arcelor Mittal South Africa is looking for an independent power producer to build an 800 megawatt gas-fired power station on land at its Saldanha steel works to help ensure its survival.

Science

Greenpeace bemoans Zuma’s failure to address environmental challenges

Friday 12 February 2016 15:46

Greenpeace Africa has expressed dismay that President Jacob Zuma did not provide sustainable solutions to important environmental matters that threaten South Africa’s resources, during his SONA.

Lifestyle

Kanye finally drops Yeezy season 3 and T.L.O.P

Friday 12 February 2016 11:35

Yeezy Season 3 resembled past seasons in its earthy palette and military influences, alternating between body suits and oversized outerwear.

Sport

Banayana Banyana prepares for 2016 Olympics

Friday 12 February 2016 16:31

Banyana Banyana is now in their fourth week of preparations for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games in August this year.

Opinion

Zuma hasn’t grasped the scale of the crisis facing universities

Friday 12 February 2016 15:40

Many South Africans hoped that President Jacob Zuma would use his 2016 State of the Nation Address to discuss what’s become known as the #FeesMustFall movement.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma will deliver the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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