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Fire fighters have been struggling to contain fire in Cape Town.
Firefighters have been struggling to contain the blaze in Cape Town. ( )

Firefighting continues through the night in Cape Town

Firefighters will work through the night to ensure that the fire in the south of the Cape Peninsula is contained.

Khulubuse Zuma’s lawyers are arguing that he should not be held  liable for the disappearance of money in Aurora assets.
Judgement reserved in Aurora case
Monday 2 March 2015 18:57
President Hifikepunye Pohamba
Provisional results show that the All Basotho Convention is leading with 35 out of 80 voting districts
Unit six at Eskom's newly-built Medupi Power Station in Limpopo produced power for the first time on Monday, the parastatal said.
President Hifikepunye Pohamba
Provisional results show that the All Basotho Convention is leading with 35 out of 80 voting districts
Unit six at Eskom's newly-built Medupi Power Station in Limpopo produced power for the first time on Monday, the parastatal said.

South Africa

Fire fighters have been struggling to contain fire in Cape Town.
Firefighting continues through the night in Cape Town

Monday 2 March 2015 20:20

Firefighters will work through the night to ensure that the fire in the south of the Cape Peninsula is contained.

Africa

President Hifikepunye Pohamba has been recognised for his contribution to Namibia’s national cohesion.
Namibia's president wins 2014 Mo Ibrahim Prize

Monday 2 March 2015 16:05

Outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the 2014 Mo Ibrahim Prize for African leadership.

World

US Secretary of State John Kerry says US will defend Israel against efforts to isolate it.
Kerry rebukes UN Rights Council as "obsessed" with Israel

Monday 2 March 2015 15:20

US Secretary of State John Kerry accused the United Nations Human Rights Council of being obsessed by allegations of Israeli abuses.

Politics

The Economic Freedom Fighters  has vowed to fight corruption.
EFF wants Madonsela to investigate E Cape toilet tender

Monday 2 March 2015 18:19

The EFF in the Eastern Cape has written to Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to investigate the controversial awarding of a toilet tender to Siyenza Company by Amathole District Municipality.

Business

 Medupi Power Station’s five other units will be synchronised in the coming three months.
Medupi unit six producing power: Eskom

Monday 2 March 2015 14:07

Unit six at Eskom's newly-built Medupi Power Station in Limpopo produced power for the first time on Monday, the parastatal said.

Science

Samsung has finally revealed their 2015 flagship smartphone- The Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge.
Samsung S6: Metallic curves and wireless charging revealed

Monday 2 March 2015 18:29

Critics seem to agree that the newly revealed Samsung S6's pros far outweigh the cons.

Lifestyle

Dr Seuss writing has become some of the most-quoted globally as messages of inspiration
International Dr Seuss Day celebrated

Monday 2 March 2015 15:35

Internationally, 2 March is celebrated as International Dr Seuss Day, a commemoration of the birthday of author Theodor Seuss Geisel.

Sport

Proteas hope to make it a magical 100 for Steyn

Monday 2 March 2015 19:51

Farhaan Behardien hopes the Proteas will give Dale Steyn a memorable performance when he plays in his 100th One-Day International (ODI) for South Africa on Tuesday.

Opinion

Somadoda Fikeni says fraudulent qualification is worrying among officials in South Africa.
'Fraudulent qualifications give SA a bad name'

Monday 2 March 2015 11:20

Political analyst Professor Somadoda Fikeni says fraudulent qualifications among officials is worrying.

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.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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