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The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices.
The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices. ( )

Petrol price decrease announcement expected on Friday

A major decrease in the fuel price could be announced on Friday. Economists say the price of petrol is set to fall by almost 50 cents a litre, while the drop in the diesel price could be even more.

People load goods looted from a building, which according to locals, belongs to Francois Compaore, the younger brother of Burkina Faso's President  in Ouagadougou.
Leadership in Burkina Faso unclear : Analyst
Friday 31 October 2014 08:11
People load goods looted from a building, which according to locals, belongs to Francois Compaore, the younger brother of Burkina Faso's President  in Ouagadougou.
Leadership in Burkina Faso unclear : Analyst
Friday 31 October 2014 08:11
The death toll in Syria far exceeds 200 000 in a conflict well into its fourth year.
UN to implemment 'action plan' for Syria
Friday 31 October 2014 05:50
Senzo Meyiwa was shot and killed in Vosloorus on the East Rand on Sunday night.
KZN set to remember Meyiwa
Friday 31 October 2014 05:28

South Africa

The court heard that violent shaking cut small blood vessels in the brain of Brett Williams.
Kings Park Stadium murder trial continues

Friday 31 October 2014 07:34

The trial of four men accused of beating former Royal Marine, Brett Williams, to death continues in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Friday.

Africa

People load goods looted from a building, which according to locals, belongs to Francois Compaore, the younger brother of Burkina Faso's President  in Ouagadougou.
Leadership in Burkina Faso unclear : Analyst

Friday 31 October 2014 08:11

Institute for Security Studies Senior Researcher, Willian Assanvo, says it is not clear who is ruling Burkina Faso.

World

The death toll in Syria far exceeds 200 000 in a conflict well into its fourth year.
UN to implemment 'action plan' for Syria

Friday 31 October 2014 05:50

The new United Nations (UN) envoy on Syria has told the Security Council that he does not have a peace plan for the country.

Politics

EFF Chief Whip, Floyd Shivhambu, later said he had withdrawn the middle finger gesture, but not his comments.
Shivhambu facing charge of misconduct over middle finger gesture

Friday 31 October 2014 06:33

EFF Chief Whip, Floyd Shivhambu, is facing a new charge of misconduct over a gesture he made to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament.

Business

The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices.
Petrol price decrease announcement expected on Friday

Friday 31 October 2014 08:35

A major decrease in the fuel price could be announced on Friday. Economists say the price of petrol is set to fall by almost 50 cents a litre, while the drop in the diesel price could be even more.

Science

NICD denies KwaZulu-Natal Ebola reports

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says earlier media reports that a person had been admitted and tested for Ebola at Durban's Addington Hospital, are inaccurate.

Lifestyle

Soweto marathon returns on Sunday.
Men don’t want to talk about prostate cancer: Survivor

Friday 31 October 2014 08:34

Athlete and Prostate Cancer Survivor, Thulani Sibisi, says men don’t want to talk about prostate cancer because they are very secretive.

Sport

 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died in a road crash in Mpumalanga province last week.
Limpopo honours Mulaudzi

Friday 31 October 2014 07:07

The family of the late 800-metre star, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi says preparations for his Memorial Service at Mudoroni village in Limpopo on Friday afternoon have been finalised.

Opinion

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

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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