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Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula will now proceed to Botswana to brief President Ian Khama, SADC's deputy chair ahead of weekend Troika. ( )

Mugabe meets Mapisa-Nqakula over Lesotho crisis

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair and Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has met with President Jacob Zuma's special envoy amidst concerns of further instability in Lesotho.

Due to the restrictive licensing laws in Cape Town, Uber service are facing problems with up to 200 vehicles being impounded.
Uber being restricted in CPT
Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:02
Due to the restrictive licensing laws in Cape Town, Uber service are facing problems with up to 200 vehicles being impounded.
Uber being restricted in CPT
Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:02
Unions to speak out about Cosatu's congress
Wednesday 1 July 2015 05:23
Asia steadies, euro bears Greek burden
Wednesday 1 July 2015 05:17

South Africa

Boy rescued in Eastern Cape initiation school

Tuesday 30 June 2015 20:29

A young boy has been rescued from an initiation school in the Eastern Cape while six have already died, just two months into the winter initiation season.

Africa

Mugabe meets Mapisa-Nqakula over Lesotho crisis

Wednesday 1 July 2015 05:45

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair and Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has met with President Jacob Zuma's special envoy amidst concerns of further instability in Lesotho.

World

Greece defaults on IMF payment despite last-minute overtures to credit

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:01

Greece's last-minute overtures to international creditors for financial aid on Tuesday were not enough to save the country.

Politics

Nkandla security features need to be re-evaluated: Nhleko

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:10

Nathi Nhleko says the ongoing scrutiny of the president’s Nkandla home has made him more vulnerable to further security risks

Business

Due to the restrictive licensing laws in Cape Town, Uber service are facing problems with up to 200 vehicles being impounded.
Uber being restricted in CPT

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:02

The international budget taxi service Uber has criticised the City of Cape Town for impounding up to 200 of their vehicles so far this year.

Science

Giraffes facing a silent extinction

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:07

Giraffes are facing a silent extinction without anyone really noticing.

Lifestyle

Schwarzenegger returns in 'Terminator: Genisys'

Wednesday 1 July 2015 05:00

Arnold Schwarzenegger returns to one of his most recognizable roles in "Terminator: Genisys."

Sport

Motor racing-Hamilton hoping for a pot of gold at Silverstone

Wednesday 1 July 2015 05:28

Lewis Hamilton likes gold and the double Formula One world champion intends to get his hands on a pot of it at Silverstone on Sunday.

Opinion

SA football actually needs Tovey right now

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:10

Newly-appointed Safa Technical Director, Neil Tovey, can turn down the appointment and be remembered as man of great integrity writes Sipho Kekana.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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