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Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, is sought by the ICC for war crimes
Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, is sought by the ICC for war crimes ( )

Litigation Centre wants human rights prioritised in al-Bashir case

The Southern African Litigation Centre says human rights need to be a priority over political agendas.

Following KwaZulu Natal’s 7% Matric result drop, the Department of Education is asking parents to encourage Grade 12 pupils to attend winter classes.
KZN tries to improve matric results
Tuesday 30 June 2015 13:35
25 species of life size moving dinosaurs and interactive fossils will be on display during the Dinor Alive show hosted by Expo Africa.
Dinor Alive comes to Expo Africa
Tuesday 30 June 2015 12:39
Following KwaZulu Natal’s 7% Matric result drop, the Department of Education is asking parents to encourage Grade 12 pupils to attend winter classes.
KZN tries to improve matric results
Tuesday 30 June 2015 13:35
25 species of life size moving dinosaurs and interactive fossils will be on display during the Dinor Alive show hosted by Expo Africa.
Dinor Alive comes to Expo Africa
Tuesday 30 June 2015 12:39
Cyril Ramaphosa facilitated a SADC mission to Lesotho.
Petrol is going up by 44 cents a litre.
Cyril Ramaphosa facilitated a SADC mission to Lesotho.
Petrol is going up by 44 cents a litre.

South Africa

Following KwaZulu Natal’s 7% Matric result drop, the Department of Education is asking parents to encourage Grade 12 pupils to attend winter classes.
KZN tries to improve matric results

Tuesday 30 June 2015 13:35

The KwaZulu Natal Department of Education has called on parents to support and encourage their Grade 12 learners to attend winter classes.

Africa

Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, is sought by the ICC for war crimes
Litigation Centre wants human rights prioritised in al-Bashir case

Tuesday 30 June 2015 12:45

The Southern African Litigation Centre says human rights need to be a priority over political agendas.

World

 In April, a 50-day war which left over 2000 Palestinians and 73 Israeli’s dead.
France’s top diplomat seeks to solve Palestinian-Israeli conflict

Tuesday 30 June 2015 06:12

France’s top diplomat has warned that the Palestinian-Israeli question remains very dangerous with risks that ‘Daesh’ or ISIS could find a pretext to get involved.

Politics

The Lesotho government has called in the SADC technical support to investigate the Lesotho National Assembly boycotted parliament.
SADC called to investigate Lesotho boycott

Tuesday 30 June 2015 07:06

Members of the Opposition of the Lesotho National Assembly boycotted parliament Monday.

Business

Retailers including Shoprite Checkers will no longer be able to sell wine.
Concourt rules in favour of cancelling grocer's wine licences

Tuesday 30 June 2015 12:12

The Constitutional Court has found that the Eastern Cape Liquor Board was within its rights to cancel grocer's wine licences.

Science

There are 120 million active Facebook users in Africa.
Facebook opens first offices in Africa

Tuesday 30 June 2015 06:48

Social media network company Facebook, has opened its first office in Africa and South Africa is the host country.

Lifestyle

Marvel's superhero 'Ant-Man' plays big for the silver screen

Tuesday 30 June 2015 14:07

Marvel brings its latest superhero offering to the silver screen in "Ant-Man", with Paul Rudd, known for his roles in popular comedies.

Sport

South African referee Jaco Peyper, has been chosen to ref Saturday’s Super Rugby final in NNew Zealand.
Jaco Peyper to ref Super Rugby final

Tuesday 30 June 2015 07:49

South Africa's Jaco Peyper has been chosen as the referee for Saturday's Super Rugby final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders in Wellington.

Opinion

Book theft in South Africa has recently been under the spotlight.
What discerning book thieves tell us about a country’s reading culture

Tuesday 30 June 2015 09:12

The catalogue of the Johannesburg Public Library in South Africa contains a poignant entry – “Biko, Steve. Long 0verdue”.

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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