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National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega says she is not going to leave the SAPS soon, as suggested by her critics.   ( )

Phiyega fights for her position

Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has until Friday to write to President Jacob Zuma to explain her fitness to hold office as recommended in the Marikana Commission report.

Pirates, Chiefs brace for Carling Cup test
Thursday 30 July 2015 09:00
Nepal landslide kills 15 people
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:39
 A SADC Double Troika summit resolved to establish the commission following the killing of former army commander Maaparankoe Mahao.
Cyril Ramaphosa due in Lesotho
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:34
Pirates, Chiefs brace for Carling Cup test
Thursday 30 July 2015 09:00
Nepal landslide kills 15 people
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:39
 A SADC Double Troika summit resolved to establish the commission following the killing of former army commander Maaparankoe Mahao.
Cyril Ramaphosa due in Lesotho
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:34
Cape Chamber slams Expropriation Bill
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:10
Rice's passing saddens Zuma
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:00
Back to school for PE learners
Thursday 30 July 2015 07:15

South Africa

Phiyega fights for her position

Thursday 30 July 2015 09:15

Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has until Friday to write to President Jacob Zuma to explain her fitness to hold office as recommended in the Marikana Commission report.

Africa

 A SADC Double Troika summit resolved to establish the commission following the killing of former army commander Maaparankoe Mahao.
Cyril Ramaphosa due in Lesotho

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:34

Lesotho's King Letsie III has signed a government gazette for the establishment of a SADC Commission of Inquiry into the country's volatile security situation.

World

Nepal landslide kills 15 people

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:39

A landslide triggered by torrential rain killed 15 people in western Nepal.

Politics

The EFF says it is not intimidated by the suspected break-in at Julius Malema office in Parliament.
EFF opens case after suspected break-in at Malema office

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:11

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Parliament says it has opened a case with the police after a suspected break-in at the office of its leader, Julius Malema.

Business

Cape Chamber slams Expropriation Bill

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:10

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry has criticised the new version of the Expropriation Bill.

Science

Microsoft launches Windows 10

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:45

Microsoft Corp launched Windows 10 in 190 countries on Wednesday. The South African launch took place in at the Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, Johannesburg.

Lifestyle

 The Department of Trade and Industry is currently drafting new regulations to curb alcohol abuse in the country.
Legal drinking age limit on the cards

Thursday 30 July 2015 09:57

Government says it is proposing to increase the legal drinking age to restrict access.

Sport

Pirates, Chiefs brace for Carling Cup test

Thursday 30 July 2015 09:00

Orlando Pirates Champion coach Tumo Katane says the opportunity to be a coach is nerve wracking.

Opinion

Why we need to tread carefully in drawing up HR rules for business

Wednesday 29 July 2015 09:46

Devising the rules for holding businesses responsible for the effects of their operations on human rights.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on June 16 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

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”.

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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