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Scenes of mall robberies have become common in the Western Cape and Gauteng.
Scenes of mall robberies have become common in the Western Cape and Gauteng. ( )

Police need to do more to curb mall attacks: ISS

Police say they are winning the battle against mall robberies.

IPID denies suspending officials
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:42
Former State President FW De Klerk says archbishop's Desmond Tutu's was jolly when he visited him in hospital.
Tutu's health is improving: De Klerk
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:34
IPID denies suspending officials
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:42
Former State President FW De Klerk says archbishop's Desmond Tutu's was jolly when he visited him in hospital.
Tutu's health is improving: De Klerk
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:34
ConCourt to hear EFF application on Nkandla in 2016
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:18
Babies die from bacteria in KZN hospital
Thursday 3 September 2015 20:11

South Africa

104 abandoned schools to be closed in N West

Thursday 3 September 2015 20:51

104 schools in North West have been closed following mergers. The Department of Basic Education last year took a resolution to reduce the number of schools due to lower enrolment figures.

Africa

Two bombs rock Cameroon town previously attacked by Boko Haram

Thursday 3 September 2015 15:57

Two bomb blasts hit a village in northern Cameroon on Thursday that was attacked in February by Boko Haram Islamist militants from neighbouring Nigeria, military and local government officials said.

World

Zuma and al-Bashir meet in China to strengthen ‘warm’ relations

Thursday 3 September 2015 17:43

Relations between South Africa and Sudan remained “warm” said the office of President Jacob Zuma on Thursday, following a meeting between the nations’ two presidents in China.

Politics

DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, briefed journalists in Parliament about his party’s plan.
DA wants to protect govt institutions from ‘political interference’

Thursday 3 September 2015 20:24

The DA says it will propose Constitutional amendments to ensure that key institutions remain free from political interference.

Business

Woolworths customers have complained that they had still not removed the sweets and chocolates after announcing last week that it would.
Woolies 'no sweets, chocolates' plan to kick off at new stores

Thursday 3 September 2015 16:25

Retailer Woolworths says its plan of having no sweets and chocolates at checkout aisles will start at its new stores while bigger stores will follow until they get to smaller branches.

Science

New mutant apple discovered in W Cape

Thursday 3 September 2015 17:10

The country's biggest apple distributor could soon be placing a more superior fruit on the market, following the discovery of a new mutant apple.

Lifestyle

SANParks happy with Silvermine progress following veld fire

Thursday 3 September 2015 20:03

It’s been six months since wildfires wreaked havoc on the Cape Peninsula.

Sport

Boks take a piece of home with them to World Cup battle

Thursday 3 September 2015 19:27

A special piece of turf to give South Africa so-called home ground advantage at this month's Rugby World Cup in England.

Opinion

SA's public sector needs a 'shake up'

Thursday 3 September 2015 11:48

Gauteng’s Co-ordinator of the Right 2 Know campaign, Dale McKinley says we need a political change in the way personnel are given jobs in the public sector.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

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

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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