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German line hardens after Greeks reject bailout terms

The German government signalled a tough line towards Greece on Monday, saying it saw no basis for new bailout negotiations.

Greece votes No: experts respond
Monday 6 July 2015 19:10
Greece votes No: experts respond
Monday 6 July 2015 19:10
The locomotives were reportedly bought despite warnings that they were unsuitable for South African conditions.
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa says all its 13 new trains which it imported from Europe are working perfectly. The locomotives were reportedly bought despite warnings that they were unsuitable for South African conditions.

South Africa

E Cape women’s forum seeks to clarify their role in male circumcision

Monday 6 July 2015 19:21

Women's forum, Imbumba Yamakhosikazi Akomkhulu, has embarked on an awareness campaign to clarify the role women can play in the circumcision ritual.

Africa

Pandor urges Africa to rely on mineral wealth

Monday 6 July 2015 17:40

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says it’s time African countries relied on themselves and beneficiated their minerals for the betterment of their citizens.

World

Pakistani gunmen kill three in attack blamed on Islamist groups

Monday 6 July 2015 19:18

Gunmen riding motorcycles on Monday opened fire outside a passport office in south-western Pakistan.

Politics

Modise wants ConCourt to rule on presiding officers' powers

Monday 6 July 2015 15:58

Thandi Modise wants the Constitutional Court to give the final word on how much powers a court has to interfere with decisions by presiding officers in Parliament.

Business

German line hardens after Greeks reject bailout terms

Monday 6 July 2015 18:02

The German government signalled a tough line towards Greece on Monday, saying it saw no basis for new bailout negotiations.

Science

New Horizons space probe suffers glitch on approach to Pluto

Monday 6 July 2015 10:05

NASA scientists were working on Sunday to revive the New Horizons space craft after it suffered a computer malfunction just nine days before it was due to fly past Pluto.

Lifestyle

The late David Masondo, was a lead singer and composer of many hit songs of the kings of mbhaqanga music, the Soul Brothers
Masondo's passing leaves music industry poorer

Monday 6 July 2015 14:34

The death of Soul Brothers co-founder, David Masondo, has left the music industry poorer, a revelation that comes to the fore as condolences continue to pour in after his passing.

Sport

Serena downs Venus to reach Wimbledon quarters

Monday 6 July 2015 18:22

Serena Williams stood three wins away from hoisting her fourth successive grand slam title by trumping elder sister Venus 6-4 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of Wimbledon.

Opinion

Greece votes No: experts respond

Monday 6 July 2015 19:10

The Greek people have voted, saying a resounding No to the terms of the bailout deal offered by their international creditors. What will this mean for Greece, the euro and the future of the EU?

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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