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Residents have embarked on a two-week shutdown of services in their quest for their own municipality. ( )

Heavy police presence in Malamulele

There is a strong police presence in and around the town of Malamulele in Limpopo.

Zuma congratulates Lungu
Sunday 25 January 2015 12:23
Dramat can't return to work
Sunday 25 January 2015 12:15
Zuma congratulates Lungu
Sunday 25 January 2015 12:23
Dramat can't return to work
Sunday 25 January 2015 12:15

South Africa

Manamela leading prayer service following looting in Soweto

Sunday 25 January 2015 12:45

Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela, is leading a prayer service in Soweto following widespread looting and violence which gripped the township before spreading to other areas.


Zuma congratulates Lungu

Sunday 25 January 2015 12:23

President Jacob Zuma congratulated Zambia's new president-elect Edgar Lungu with a commitment that the two countries would work closely together, the department of international relations said.


Japan condemns apparent IS execution, demands hostage release

Sunday 25 January 2015 06:56

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abeon Sunday called the apparent killing of a Japanese captive by Islamic State militants "outrageous and impermissible".


Dramat can't return to work

Sunday 25 January 2015 12:15

Hawks boss Anwa Dramat cannot return to work on Monday now that Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has filed to appeal a court's decision to overturn his suspension, the ministry said on Sunday.


All eyes on Fed, Greece after ECB fires bazooka

Sunday 25 January 2015 12:36

After the surprises from central banks which rocked markets at the start of the year, the US Federal Reserve will be watched as closely as ever this week to see that it doesn't stray from its policy.


Slavko Marjanovic, a regular visitor, enjoys the new arrivals in the Belgrade zoo.
Biggest pride of white lions anywhere in a zoo

Saturday 24 January 2015 07:21

Belgrade Zoo in icy Serbia is one of the oldest Zoos in Europe where the 9 white lions are housed in indoor rooms with underfloor heating.


Former Generations actress laid to rest

Saturday 24 January 2015 18:35

Veteran actress Nathi Rula was laid to rest in Gugulethu on the Cape Flats on Saturday.


Mourinho bemoans Chelsea's disgraceful FA Cup drubbing

Sunday 25 January 2015 10:30

A bemused Jose Mourinho described Chelsea's performance as unacceptable and a disgrace after the Premier League leaders slumped to a 4-2 home defeat against third-tier Bradford City in the FA Cup.


Social media pays tribute to Selebi

Friday 23 January 2015 12:21

Social media commentators have paid tribute to former police chief and convicted criminal Jackie Selebi.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

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