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Mugabe was speaking at a private function to mark the first anniversary of his election victory.
Mugabe was speaking at a private function to mark the first anniversary of his election victory. ( )

Mugabe lashes out at Western nations over Gaza

Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe says the West's conscience has gone to sleep, accusing them of not doing enough to stop Israel's military onslaught on Gaza.

The ANC hosted the memorial service of the former KwaZulu-Natal leader Jabu Sithole on Thursday.
KZN ANC salutes late Jabu Sithole
Friday 1 August 2014 06:30
A Palestinian firefighter participates in efforts to put out a fire in a van, which witnesses said was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Gaza.
UN decries plight of Palestinians in Gaza
Friday 1 August 2014 06:15
The ANC hosted the memorial service of the former KwaZulu-Natal leader Jabu Sithole on Thursday.
KZN ANC salutes late Jabu Sithole
Friday 1 August 2014 06:30
A Palestinian firefighter participates in efforts to put out a fire in a van, which witnesses said was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Gaza.
UN decries plight of Palestinians in Gaza
Friday 1 August 2014 06:15
The president is appealing against a decision by the Pretoria High Court ordering acting NPA head Nomgcobo Jiba to hand over copies of certain tapes.
Zuma wants to keep 'spy tapes' secret
Friday 1 August 2014 06:01
ANC Secretary Sihle Zikalala says KwaZulu-Natal has too many tolls.
Celebrating the Record label that was a thorn in the side of the apartheid government.(Courtesy of Shifty Records, archived at SAHA)
ANC Secretary Sihle Zikalala says KwaZulu-Natal has too many tolls.
Celebrating the Record label that was a thorn in the side of the apartheid government.(Courtesy of Shifty Records, archived at SAHA)

South Africa

Engineers work around clock to repair Metrorail cables

Friday 1 August 2014 06:20

A team of engineers has been working around the clock to repair damaged signal cables on the Cape Flats.

Africa

Mugabe was speaking at a private function to mark the first anniversary of his election victory.
Mugabe lashes out at Western nations over Gaza

Friday 1 August 2014 06:45

Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe says the West's conscience has gone to sleep, accusing them of not doing enough to stop Israel's military onslaught on Gaza.

World

A Palestinian firefighter participates in efforts to put out a fire in a van, which witnesses said was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Gaza.
UN decries plight of Palestinians in Gaza

Friday 1 August 2014 06:15

The UN humanitarian relief agency working with Palestinians in Gaza has informed the Security Council that conditions are increasingly dire for the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians.

Politics

The ANC hosted the memorial service of the former KwaZulu-Natal leader Jabu Sithole on Thursday.
KZN ANC salutes late Jabu Sithole

Friday 1 August 2014 06:30

Former ANC leader in KwaZulu-Natal Jabu Sithole has been hailed as a revolutionary hero who stood the test of time during the apartheid regime.

Business

Cosatu threatened to close down companies that were participating in the lock-out
Neasa sticks to its guns over lock-out

Thursday 31 July 2014 11:10

The National Employers Association of South Africa (Neasa) is adamant that its members' decision to engage in a lock-out of workers that participated in the recent metal industry strike will stand.

Science

Minister stresses significance of science and technology

Thursday 31 July 2014 09:25

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says it is her vision to see young people getting involved in science and technology projects.

Lifestyle

Celebrating the Record label that was a thorn in the side of the apartheid government.
Celebrating South Africa’s anti-establishment record label

Thursday 31 July 2014 13:05

Shifty September is a Heritage Month tribute to the Shifty Records, a South African anti-apartheid record label which was founded during the dark beginnings of the turbulent 1980s.

Sport

Free State Stars will open the season with a tough fixture against Kaizer Chiefs at the Charles Mopeli Stadium on 9 August.
Free State Stars coach upbeat ahead of new season

Thursday 31 July 2014 18:07

Free State Stars new coach, Tom Saintfiet, has stressed that he is not just at the club for a quick fix, but for the long-haul.

Opinion

 IGD Senior Researcher, Lesley Masters.
SA’s Foreign Policy Budget 2014: Something Old, Something New

Thursday 31 July 2014 09:01

A focus on a ‘second transition’ could divert much needed attention from implementation, writes Lesley Masters.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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