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 President Jacob Zuma has sent his condolences to families who lost their loved ones in accidents.
President Jacob Zuma has sent his condolences to families who lost their loved ones in accidents. ( )

Zuma urges road users to be more vigilant

President Jacob Zuma has expressed shock at the high number of deaths on the country's roads this past weekend.

Honouring an unsung hero Makwena Matlala
Monday 31 August 2015 08:50
Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing
Monday 31 August 2015 06:25
Honouring an unsung hero Makwena Matlala
Monday 31 August 2015 08:50
Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing
Monday 31 August 2015 06:25
Eskom says the last Medupi unit, unit one, would be completed in 2019, and is expected to be commercialised in 2020
Eskom reveals Medupi costs
Monday 31 August 2015 06:06
ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions
Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

South Africa

Apartheid double agent spy shares her life story

Monday 31 August 2015 10:30

Former lieutenant in the Security Branch of the South African Police, Olivia Forsyth, has broken her silence on her life as a double agent..

Africa

Africa needs to support small and medium-sized enterprises across the value chain of the agribusiness sector.
What Africa can learn from China about growing its agribusiness sector

Monday 31 August 2015 08:15

World Bank projects that agriculture and agribusiness in Africa will grow to be a US$1 trillion industry in Africa by 2030. To promote this outcome, the continent must review its incentive structures.

World

 North America’s tallest mountain to be named Denali.
Obama changing name of Alaska's Mount McKinley to Denali

Monday 31 August 2015 06:17

President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America’s tallest mountain.

Politics

Honouring an unsung hero Makwena Matlala

Monday 31 August 2015 08:50

The first African woman banished by the apartheid regime Makwena Matlala, is being honoured on Monday.

Business

The mining industry is negatively affected by the weaker Rand.
Stakeholders meet to tackle job losses in mines

Monday 31 August 2015 05:35

The Department of Mineral Resources, the mining industry and unions are expected to hold a top-level meeting on Monday to find ways to save jobs in the sector.

Science

A grabber  is able to disrupt network connection in an area thus preventing communication among people.
Hawks probe use of surveillance machines in crime

Monday 31 August 2015 10:35

South Africa is battling a huge security threat with high-technology spy gadgets which have found themselves in the wrong hands.

Lifestyle

Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven dead at 76

Monday 31 August 2015 07:54

Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven, who directed the slasher classic "A Nightmare on Elm Street," died on Sunday afternoon.

Sport

 All Blacks Coach Steve Hansen has extended squad of 41 players.
Replacements would hit the ground running: NZ coach

Monday 31 August 2015 06:35

The role of replacement players at the rugby World Cup takes on added significance due to the tournament's "unique rules"

Opinion

Judge Pillay, one of SA's most influential women

Sunday 30 August 2015 13:25

From serving as a SA High Court Judge to being a UN General Assembly judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Judge Navanetham Pillay is one of SA's most influential women.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

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

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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