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Bollywood star Salman Khan found guilty
Wednesday 6 May 2015 10:58
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Bollywood star Salman Khan found guilty
Wednesday 6 May 2015 10:58

South Africa

Soweto residents say police have beat up some of them during a protest against Eskom’s prepaid electricity meters.
Protesting Soweto residents claim police brutality

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:33

Residents of Orlando West in Soweto have accused police of beating up some people who were arrested during Wednesday's protests.

Africa

Congo's new national airline promises safer flights after June launch

Wednesday 6 May 2015 19:35

Democratic Republic of Congo's new national airline on Wednesday promised cheaper and safer air travel in a country long known for its notoriously poor transport infrastructure.

World

An interim deal between Iran and world powers over Iran's disputed nuclear program was reached last month.
US aims to make Iran nuclear deal immune to Russian, Chinese veto

Wednesday 6 May 2015 06:16

Washington wants to be certain that any nuclear deal between Iran and major powers includes the possibility of restoring UN sanctions.

Politics

Police were called to defuse a stand-off between ANC and IFP supporters outside the Mtubatuba voting station
Police defuse tensions at Mtubatuba by-elections

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:49

Public Order Police had to be called in to monitor voting in Wednesday’s by-election at Mtubatuba on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN).

Business

Post Office administrator unpacks new turn-around strategy

Wednesday 6 May 2015 09:20

South African Post Office administrator Dr. Simo Lushaba says that it is important for the Post Office to reposition itself due to the declining direction it has been facing.

Science

Drone usage has not been legalised as yet but the use of drones is believed to be able to make life easier for farmers.
F State farmers introduced to wonders of drone technology

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:50

Drones are some of the technology which was on display to farmers in the Free State when they were introduced to technology which may help them go about their daily activities.

Lifestyle

Bollywood star Salman Khan found guilty

Wednesday 6 May 2015 10:58

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan (49) was given a five-year jail sentence after being found guilty by a Mumbai court for drinking and driving back in 2002; and for killing one person.

Sport

Slabbert says that the standard of disabled golf is going up.
Slabbert bags fourth Nedbank SA Disabled Golf Open title

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:37

Leg amputee Daniel Slabbert won his fourth Nedbank South African Disabled Golf Open title while 17-year old scholar Charl Theron claimed the junior title.

Opinion

There will be no winners in Syria’s war

Wednesday 6 May 2015 09:39

Whatever the Assad regime and its opponents may think, no side is heading toward military victory in Syria.

Marikana

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

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

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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