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South Peninsula fires have destroyed houses and properties.
South Peninsula fires have destroyed houses and properties. ( )

Cape inferno contained, fire crews on high alert

Table Mountain National Parks says the fire in the South Peninsula remains largely contained, if the winds remain light.

Limpopo 'serial killer' victim dies
Thursday 5 March 2015 12:00
Limpopo 'serial killer' victim dies
Thursday 5 March 2015 12:00
Cabinet slams leaking of top SSA documents
Thursday 5 March 2015 11:24
Six nabbed for impersonating police officers
Thursday 5 March 2015 11:00

South Africa

South Peninsula fires have destroyed houses and properties.
Cape inferno contained, fire crews on high alert

Thursday 5 March 2015 12:30

Table Mountain National Parks says the fire in the South Peninsula remains largely contained, if the winds remain light.

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

Winless frustration continues for Chippa

Thursday 5 March 2015 11:47

Chippa United's winless frustration continued on Wednesday night as Polokwane City snatched a late equaliser in the 1-1 Premier League draw at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Opinion

 DC’s Pakalitha Mosisili, LCD’s Mothetjoa Metsing and several other smaller parties are planning to form a coalition.
Coalition governments are unstable: Analyst

Thursday 5 March 2015 12:18

University of South Africa Professor, Kealeboga Maphunye, says coalition governments are difficult and unstable.

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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