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According to media reports, Pravin Gordhan allegedly told National Treasury staff he was being targeted by the Guptas.
According to media reports, Pravin Gordhan allegedly told National Treasury staff he was being targeted by the Guptas. ( )

Guptas deny any ‘political interest’

The controversial Gupta family on Saturday denied any “interest in politics”.

The protest comes after suspected gangsters entered David Livingstone High School on Tuesday and assaulted learners.
PE community protests against gangsterism
Saturday 27 August 2016 16:07
The Western Cape Health Department says the child's grandmother is being treated in the Worcester Hospital for bites following the attack by the dog.
Toddler dies after pit-bull attack
Saturday 27 August 2016 15:44
The protest comes after suspected gangsters entered David Livingstone High School on Tuesday and assaulted learners.
PE community protests against gangsterism
Saturday 27 August 2016 16:07
The Western Cape Health Department says the child's grandmother is being treated in the Worcester Hospital for bites following the attack by the dog.
Toddler dies after pit-bull attack
Saturday 27 August 2016 15:44
On Friday, Zimbabwean police fired teargas into a crowd of peaceful demonstrators in Harare.
Canadian Embassy in Zimbabwe calls for calm
Saturday 27 August 2016 14:30
Pravin Gordhan was asked to present himself to the Hawks to sign a warning letter in connection with a probe into a alleged SARS rogue spy unit.
James Motlatsi says the ANC should call an early national elective conference.
SA can catch a glimpse of Jupiter-Venus dance
Pravin Gordhan was asked to present himself to the Hawks to sign a warning letter in connection with a probe into a alleged SARS rogue spy unit.
James Motlatsi says the ANC should call an early national elective conference.
SA can catch a glimpse of Jupiter-Venus dance

South Africa

Residents of Bromwell Street in Woodstock near the Cape Town CBD have staged a protest march against their pending eviction.
Cape Town residents protest eviction

Saturday 27 August 2016 16:36

Residents of Bromwell Street in Woodstock near the Cape Town CBD have staged a protest march against their pending eviction from the area.

Africa

Bongo aims to prolong 50-year family rule in Gabon election

Saturday 27 August 2016 14:41

Gabon voted on Saturday amid growing discontent over the failure to raise living standards despite its oil wealth, posing the potentially biggest challenge yet to President Ali Bongo.

World

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits a joinery factory in London.
Theresa May to trigger Brexit without vote by lawmakers

Saturday 27 August 2016 15:33

Reports say British Prime Minister Theresa May will not offer opponents the chance to stall the withdrawal and has consulted lawyers who say she has the power to invoke the exit.

Politics

According to media reports, Pravin Gordhan allegedly told National Treasury staff he was being targeted by the Guptas.
Guptas deny any ‘political interest’

Saturday 27 August 2016 15:38

The controversial Gupta family on Saturday denied any “interest in politics”.

Business

Shinzo Abe, in the Kenyan capital Nairobi to attend the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD).
Japan pledges $30 bln for infrastructure development in Africa

Saturday 27 August 2016 12:12

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told African leaders on Saturday that his country will commit 30 billion dollars in public and private support for infrastructure development on the continent.

Science

Computer screens display the Facebook sign-in screen in this photo illustration taken in Golden, Colorado, United States.
Facebook changes 'Trending' feature to rely less on human editors

Saturday 27 August 2016 16:01

The update is Facebook's latest attempt in recent months to stress its neutrality as its influence grows.

Lifestyle

The annual Moshito music conference is back and this time the exhibition will focus on the 90% local music quota.
2016 Moshito Music Conference to focus on 90% local music

Saturday 27 August 2016 09:38

Sipho Hotstix Mabuse says the Moshito music conference is an important event and it’s something that benefits South Africa.

Sport

Brazil court frees Ireland's Mallon arrested in Rio Olympic ticket sca

Saturday 27 August 2016 16:32

A Brazilian court said on Saturday it has authorized the release of Ireland's Kevin James Mallon, a director of international sports hospitality company THG who was arrested on Aug. 5

Opinion

There are many cities and countries that have instituted a sugar tax
South Africans have a sweet tooth so shouldn’t say no to a sugar tax

Saturday 27 August 2016 08:22

Debates on a proposed tax for sugar sweetened beverages in South Africa have reached fever pitch with the local food and beverage industry .

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

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

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

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

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