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Oscar Pistorius was acquitted on the charge of murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Oscar Pistorius was acquitted on the charge of murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. ( )

Mystery Oscar Pistorius statement pre-empts report

A press statement was issued by paralympian, Oscar Pistorius's family and legal team on Wednesday in attempt to forestall a pending news report.

Eighty years after its creation, SAA is battling with an ageing fleet and a weak national currency
SAA needs more State financial backing
Thursday 2 October 2014 05:33
Farmers in KZN desperate for sustained rainfall
Wednesday 1 October 2014 20:29
Eighty years after its creation, SAA is battling with an ageing fleet and a weak national currency
SAA needs more State financial backing
Thursday 2 October 2014 05:33
Farmers in KZN desperate for sustained rainfall
Wednesday 1 October 2014 20:29

South Africa

Oscar Pistorius was acquitted on the charge of murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Mystery Oscar Pistorius statement pre-empts report

Thursday 2 October 2014 05:25

A press statement was issued by paralympian, Oscar Pistorius's family and legal team on Wednesday in attempt to forestall a pending news report.

Africa

Rwanda may offer 7-year tax holidays, slash corporate tax

Wednesday 1 October 2014 20:07

Rwanda expects to have a new investment code at the start of 2015 that could offer incentives such as seven-year tax holidays for bigger investors.

World

Questions mount over failure to spot US Ebola patient

Wednesday 1 October 2014 18:57

Questions mounted Wednesday over why US doctors failed to immediately identify a patient who sought care for symptoms of Ebola, exposing others for four full days before he was isolated.

Politics

"No deal has been done with Russia" : Energy Department

Wednesday 1 October 2014 20:49

Government has reiterated that it has not signed any nuclear deal with Russia.

Business

Eighty years after its creation, SAA is battling with an ageing fleet and a weak national currency
SAA needs more State financial backing

Thursday 2 October 2014 05:33

South African Airways is again seeking government support, two years after it was granted R5 billion in loan guarantees.

Science

Elderly people recommended to strengthen their front and back hip muscles by doing squats.
Study finds muscular imbalances in SA elderly

Wednesday 1 October 2014 14:08

Elderly people with an anteriorly tilted pelvis struggle to sit and stand, because their hip muscles do not work as they should.

Lifestyle

Solar cars competition takes off in Pretoria

Wednesday 1 October 2014 19:52

The 2014 Sasol Solar challenge is currently underway in the country with local teams competing against international teams from the Netherlands, Turkey and Cyprus among others.

Sport

Orlando Pirates did not have the greatest of starts this season.
Results and style of play go together: Vermezovic

Wednesday 1 October 2014 20:51

Orlando Pirates coach Vladimir Vermezovic says it's not only results that matter, but the style of play is also crucial.

Opinion

'Economy restructuring needed to reduce poverty'

Wednesday 1 October 2014 11:00

Senior Researcher within the Humanity Faculty at MISTRA, Leslie Dikeni says it is structural problems within societies that creates poverty.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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