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At least seven buses were set on fire in nearby Nyanga and Philippi on Monday.  
At least seven buses were set on fire in nearby Nyanga and Philippi on Monday.   ( )

Armed escort for buses on Cape flats

Golden Arrow buses with armed escorts have been deployed to transport commuters on the Cape Flats, where several buses were torched Monday morning.

Minister Gordan urges improved service delivery
Tuesday 2 September 2014 08:00
The SAPS wanted to appeal a Supreme Court of Appeal decision that it had discriminated against Lt-Col Renate Barnard on the basis of race.
Constitutional Court to rule on SAPS case
Tuesday 2 September 2014 07:50
Minister Gordan urges improved service delivery
Tuesday 2 September 2014 08:00
The SAPS wanted to appeal a Supreme Court of Appeal decision that it had discriminated against Lt-Col Renate Barnard on the basis of race.
Constitutional Court to rule on SAPS case
Tuesday 2 September 2014 07:50
Outa presentation is expected to cover a wide range of issues pertaining to e-tolls.
Outa to present its views on e-tolls
Tuesday 2 September 2014 07:45
New Upington hospital brings relief to locals
Tuesday 2 September 2014 07:15
Manhunt for Maponya Mall armed robbers
Tuesday 2 September 2014 06:35
The Soul City Panel discussion took place at the Soul City Institute in Johannesburg.
The Soul City Panel discussion took place at the Soul City Institute in Johannesburg.

South Africa

Minister Gordan urges improved service delivery

Tuesday 2 September 2014 08:00

Co-operative Governance Minister Pravin Gordan says government officials including ward councillors must be able to respond with sense of urgency to community needs.

Africa

Lesotho has suffered a several coups since independence from Britain in 1966.
Lesotho PM calls for regional peace force after "coup"

Tuesday 2 September 2014 07:55

Lesotho's prime minister has asked southern African states to send peacekeepers into his mountain kingdom to restore order after an apparent coup over the weekend, says his aide.

World

Syria's three-year civil war reached the frontier with Israeli-controlled territory last week when Islamist fighters overran a crossing point.
Fiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror list

Tuesday 2 September 2014 05:42

Islamist fighters who seized dozens of Fijian soldiers serving as UN peacekeepers on the Golan Heights last week are demanding that their group be removed from a global terrorism list.

Politics

Nakasa funeral preparations at advanced stage

Tuesday 2 September 2014 05:36

Preparations for the reburial of anti-apartheid journalist Nat Nakasa who died 50 years ago while exiled in the US are at an advance stage.

Business

Brent crude steady below $103

Tuesday 2 September 2014 06:39

Brent crude held steady below $103 a barrel on Tuesday.

Science

Divashen Govender is one of over 700 people globally short-listed as possible candidates to live on Mars.
KZN student shortlisted for Mars

Monday 1 September 2014 20:39

A trip that is literally out of this world, a one way trip to Mars one that a University of KwaZulu-Natal student didn't think twice when he was shortlisted for.

Lifestyle

Maradona steals show from fellow Argentine Pope Francis

Tuesday 2 September 2014 06:13

Pope Francis normally has no competition for attention when he is in a room but it was different on Monday when another larger-than-life Argentine - soccer great Diego Maradona attended a papal event.

Sport

Resilient Murray sets up Djokovic showdown

Tuesday 2 September 2014 05:13

Andy Murray fended off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5 7-5 6-4 in intense heat at Flushing Meadows on Monday to reach the quarter-finals of the US Open.

Opinion

The South African media and the 2014 elections

Monday 1 September 2014 14:18

The South African media devote large amounts of space to elections and electoral campaigns.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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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