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 Minister Malusi Gigaba says violence will not be tolerated.
Minister Malusi Gigaba says violence will not be tolerated. ( )

Govt working to restore law and order: Gigaba

Home Affairs Minister Gigaba says law enforcement agencies will do everything in their power to restore law and order.

Police were on scene to investigate the cause of the fire.
Five killed in Cape shack fires
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:55
Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34
Police were on scene to investigate the cause of the fire.
Five killed in Cape shack fires
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:55
Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34
Cassper Nyovest is one of the artists leading the pack with five nominations.
All roads lead to the SAMAs
Sunday 19 April 2015 11:28

South Africa

 Minister Malusi Gigaba says violence will not be tolerated.
Govt working to restore law and order: Gigaba

Sunday 19 April 2015 13:02

Home Affairs Minister Gigaba says law enforcement agencies will do everything in their power to restore law and order.

Africa

Egyptian courts have sentenced hundreds of alleged Brotherhood supporters to death, including the leader of the Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie (L).
Egypt Brotherhood trial relied on the testimony of a police officer

Sunday 19 April 2015 13:10

The prosecution's evidence in a trial this month of 51 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Egypt relied on the testimony of one police officer, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Sunday.

World

If confirmed, the disaster would be one of the worst seen during the decades-long migrant crisis in the southern Mediterranean.
Boat carrying migrants capsizes in the Mediterranean Sea

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:31

As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis.

Politics

Mmusi Maimane has expressed confidence that he will be able to replace Helen Zille as the DA national leader.
Maimane’s leadership has been strategic: Analyst

Sunday 19 April 2015 10:20

Political analyst Joleen Steyn Kotze says Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary Leader Mmusi Maimane has to understand what South Africans are thinking and feeling.

Business

BUSA fears xenophobic attacks could impact investor confidence

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:44

Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) on Sunday expressed concern that the violence against foreign nationals could have a damaging effect on investor sentiment.

Science

Eskom implemented stage two blackouts on Saturday.
Eskom continues with load shedding

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:34

Eskom implemented stage 1 load shedding and load curtailment from 08:00 on Sunday morning, and this is likely to continue until 22:00 on Sunday evening, says the power utility in a statement.

Lifestyle

Cassper Nyovest is one of the artists leading the pack with five nominations.
All roads lead to the SAMAs

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:28

Music revellers and people in the South African entertainment industry are flocking to Sun City Resort in the North West for the 21st annual South African Music Awards (SAMA).

Sport

Pollard's boot tramples Sharks

Sunday 19 April 2015 08:27

Flyhalf Handre Pollard kicked the Bulls to victory over the Sharks, scoring 12 points as the Pretoria-based side won 17-10 in Durban.

Opinion

Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma

Sunday 19 April 2015 12:09

Mozambique's best known writer,novelist and poet Mia Couto, writes an Open Letter to South African President Jacob Zuma, calling for action to halt attacks against foreigners in South Africa.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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