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The incident allegedly took place at the Jan Kempdorp Agricultural High School hostel in the Northern Cape last month. ( )

Schoolboy 'rape attack' case back in court

The four Jan Kempdorp school boys, who allegedly raped another schoolboy, will definitely face rape charges.

Book shares tips on how to escape debt
Thursday 5 March 2015 10:01
Cholera confirmed at SA, Zim border
Thursday 5 March 2015 09:30

South Africa

Durban Metro on drive to recoup outstanding traffic fines

Thursday 5 March 2015 10:25

The Durban Metro Police has embarked on a campaign to recover R1.7 billion in outstanding traffic fines dating back to 2005.

Africa

Cholera confirmed at SA, Zim border

Thursday 5 March 2015 09:30

Zimbabwe has confirmed eight cases of cholera, including two on the border with South Africa, state media reported on Thursday.

World

North Korea to reopen Pyongyang marathon to foreign runners

Thursday 5 March 2015 07:12

North Korea is set to reopen an international marathon to overseas runners after ending a ban on most foreigners entering the country because of fears over the deadly Ebola virus.

Politics

DA urges probe into high cost on RDP houses repair

Thursday 5 March 2015 10:45

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Parliament says it will call for an investigation into the exorbitant costs spent on repairing RDP houses.

Business

Limpopo mine still seeking buyer to save jobs

Thursday 5 March 2015 08:01

Liquidators at Cons Murch gold mine outside Phalaborwa in Limpopo say they are still in a process of getting a new buyer for the troubled gold mining company.

Science

A jawbone fossil, steps from where it was sighted by Chalachew Seyoum, an ASU graduate student from Ethiopia, is pictured in Afar Regional State, Ethiopia.
Dawn of man: Ethiopian jawbone fossil pushes back human origins

Thursday 5 March 2015 06:29

A 2.8-million-year-old jawbone fossil with five intact teeth unearthed in an Ethiopian desert is pushing back the dawn of humankind by about half a million years.

Lifestyle

Book shares tips on how to escape debt

Thursday 5 March 2015 10:01

Author Lucas Ramagadi Matjiane's new book ‘Kick That Poverty Out’, shares 10 winning lessons every poor and middle class person needs to know, to get out of debt in just seven months.

Sport

Stars hold Bucs to a draw ahead of Soweto derby

Thursday 5 March 2015 08:29

Orlando Pirates lost momentum in the build-up to this weekend's Soweto Derby, settling for a 1-1 draw in their Premiership fixture against Free State Stars in Phuthaditjhaba on Wednesday night.

Opinion

SA government misinterpreting Constitution: Afriforum

Thursday 5 March 2015 11:35

Civil rights organisation, Afriforum says the South African government’s interpretation of the country’s Constitution has given it no choice but to seek intervention from the United Nations (UN).

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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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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