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The Metrorail spokesperson says the suspension of train services is due to damage caused by protestors at the Chris Hani Station on Wednesday night. ( )

Metrorail suspend services in parts of CT

Metrorail says train services between Kuyasa and Chris Hani Station in Cape Town will only be up and running once they have been able to determine the extent of the damage caused.

Man in court over road rage incident
Thursday 21 August 2014 11:08
Man in court over road rage incident
Thursday 21 August 2014 11:08
Zokwana assures farmers on land reform
Thursday 21 August 2014 11:07
Calm restored in Daveyton
Thursday 21 August 2014 11:04
Proteas bowl first as Rossouw and Shezi start
Thursday 21 August 2014 10:40

South Africa

Metrorail suspend services in parts of CT

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:30

Metrorail says train services between Kuyasa and Chris Hani Station in Cape Town will only be up and running once they have been able to determine the extent of the damage caused.

Africa

Afghanistan gives NYT reporter 24 hours to leave country

Thursday 21 August 2014 07:15

Afghanistan has given a New York Times reporter 24 hours to leave the country.

World

US military failed in rescue attempt for journalist Foley

Thursday 21 August 2014 05:54

The United States military earlier this summer carried out an attempt to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria.

Politics

Scores remember liberation activists, Mbulelo Grootboom

Thursday 21 August 2014 09:00

Scores of people turned up to pay tribute to one of the Karoo's foremost liberation activists in Oudtshoorn.

Business

NUM/Helam mine tussle over planned retrenchments

Thursday 21 August 2014 06:18

The National Union of Mineworkers says it is opposed to planned retrenchments of miners at the Helam Diamond mine near Swartruggens in North West.

Science

New Eskom chief needs to tackle pollution: GroundWork

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:08

GroundWork says the new Eskom CEO, Tshediso Matona is going to be biased towards big industry because he has a strong economic and trade background.

Lifestyle

Sugar-sweetened beverages increases chances of obesity: Expert

Thursday 21 August 2014 08:43

Prof. Karen Hoffman says the chances of being obese as an adult is 30% more if you have one sugar-sweetened beverage a day.

Sport

Proteas bowl first as Rossouw and Shezi start

Thursday 21 August 2014 10:40

The Proteas won the toss and elected to bowl first in the third one-day international against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on Thursday.

Opinion

Recent violent strikes could be the result of SA Labour laws

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:20

The National Employers' Association of SA says labour laws contribute to the prolonged and violent strikes experienced in various industries recently.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

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.

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