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Mbeki decries failed attempts to fight racism

Former President, Thabo Mbeki, has decried previous initiatives to fight racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance, which failed see through commitments made.

"Real campaign against women abuse start at home"
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:46
Drownings force EC municipality to close quarry
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:32
‘The world can do more to protect children’
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:27
"Real campaign against women abuse start at home"
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:46
Drownings force EC municipality to close quarry
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:32
‘The world can do more to protect children’
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:27
Political process to decide on Vavi’s future
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:14
Ramaphosa arrives in Equatorial Guinea
Thursday 20 November 2014 20:08

South Africa

DNA processes of Nigeria victims a difficult task

Thursday 20 November 2014 20:52

The independent geneticist, who processed the DNA samples of the 116 victims of the Lagos church tragedy, says it was an extremely difficult task.  

Africa

SACP says it pays rent to Cosatu

Thursday 20 November 2014 16:32

The SACP has not received a political levy from Cosatu in the last four years but it continues to pay rent to the trade union federation, its second deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila said.

World

Deadly western New York snowstorm to get second wind

Thursday 20 November 2014 17:17

Western New York state braced for a fresh wave of heavy snow on Wednesday after a freakish storm swept off the Great Lakes.

Politics

Political process to decide on Vavi’s future

Thursday 20 November 2014 20:14

Cosatu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi's future will be decided through a political process involving the ANC Task Team lead by the party's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Business

SA lottery records the slowest growth: Report

Thursday 20 November 2014 17:35

The third annual report on gambling outlook shows that the national lottery was the slowest growing segment in recent years with ticket sales decreasing by 1.5% in 2013.

Science

Tshwete puts a stop to ‘stealing water’ in the Vaal

Thursday 20 November 2014 20:31

The deputy minister of water and sanitation, Pamela Tshwete, instructed a man accused of illegally stopping the flow of the Vaal River, to stop with his illegal activities.

Lifestyle

Mbeki decries failed attempts to fight racism

Thursday 20 November 2014 20:43

Former President, Thabo Mbeki, has decried previous initiatives to fight racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance, which failed see through commitments made.

Sport

Mashaba forecasts Afcon pressure on Bafana

Thursday 20 November 2014 19:34

Bafana Bafana coach, Shakes Mashaba, believes that South Africa will be the team to beat at the African Cup of Nations finals to be held in Equatorial Guinea in January.

Opinion

Gaillard says through sport there can be an influence in the wider society
UEFA speaks out against racism in sport

Thursday 20 November 2014 12:10

William Gaillard Senior Adviser to the President of UEFA says racism and discrimination still exist in society worldwide but the main duty is to make sure that sport is free from racism

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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