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The search and rescue operations have been temporarily suspended, following another collapsed at the mine. ( )

Lily Mine management urged for speed

Residents of Lowscreek near Barberton in Mpumalanga have called on the mine management and government to move swiftly on the resumption of search and rescue operations.

ANC takes election fight to DA stronghold
Sunday 14 February 2016 13:45
Sanef wants to meet with EFF
Sunday 14 February 2016 13:33
ANC takes election fight to DA stronghold
Sunday 14 February 2016 13:45
Sanef wants to meet with EFF
Sunday 14 February 2016 13:33
Tough road ahead for new political parties
Sunday 14 February 2016 12:59
Government spokesperson Ben Bole says they will engage the illegal occupants in Marikana.
Marikana residents remain defiant
Sunday 14 February 2016 10:45

South Africa

ANC takes election fight to DA stronghold

Sunday 14 February 2016 13:45

The by-elections in Tlokwe follow a Constitutional Court ruling which nullified the results of the 2013 elections due to irregularities.


A woman gets off a truck with pictures of National Resistance Movement party candidate Yoweri Museveni in Masindi.
Ugandans gearing up for elections

Saturday 13 February 2016 19:24

The clock is ticking fast towards the 18 February general elections.


Yoweri Museveni 71 has ruled the east African country for 30 years, and is widely expected to win the election.
Uganda's Museveni defends record in presidential debate

Sunday 14 February 2016 13:16

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni dismissed as fiction attacks from rivals over allegations of corruption.


Sanef wants to meet with EFF

Sunday 14 February 2016 13:33

Sanef says it's seeking an urgent meet with the EFF leadership to discuss the implications of the party's threat to journalists.


Sanco called on affected municipalities to honour settlement agreements entered into with Eskom, and for urgent intervention to avert punitive measures.
Sanco tells municipalities to settle Eskom debts

Sunday 14 February 2016 07:30

The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) on Saturday urged municipalities to settle their Eskom debts to avoid interruption of bulk electricity supply.


Aaron Motsoaledi says extensive treatment programmes have assisted in ensuring that the mother-to-child transmission of HIV/AIDS is significantly decreased.
Motsoaledi hails HIV/Aids treatment campaigns

Sunday 14 February 2016 08:40

Health Minister, Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi has given details on President Jacob Zuma's announcement in his State-of-the-Nation address that life expectancy in South Africa had increased from 58.8 to 64.3.


South Africans have joined the world in celebrating Valentine's Day.
Robben Island hosts Valentine’s Day mass wedding

Sunday 14 February 2016 11:26

Robben Island has been transformed into a romantic rendezvous for a mass wedding event on Valentine's Day.


Proteas chase history

Sunday 14 February 2016 08:55

The South African cricket team could on Sunday become the first team in history to win a series after being 2-0 down.


The state of South Africa’s economic belt-tightening

Saturday 13 February 2016 20:25

The 2016 State of the Nation Address (SONA) 2016 will go down in history as perhaps the country’s most-watched since the dawn of democracy in 1994, writes Ronesh Dhawraj.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma will deliver the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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