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The unrest started on Monday after a foreign shop owner opened fire on a group of youth who tried to rob his store in Soweto. ( )

Foundation slams Soweto attacks, urges tolerance

The FW De Klerk Foundation and its Centre for Constitutional Rights have strongly condemned what they term "xenophobic acts of violence".

APC sees growth ahead of 2016 elections
Saturday 24 January 2015 19:50
APC sees growth ahead of 2016 elections
Saturday 24 January 2015 19:50
Selebi's home a hive of activity
Saturday 24 January 2015 19:10
Mtholephi Mthimkhulu given a hero's sendoff
Saturday 24 January 2015 19:00
Jackie Selebi passed away in a Pretoria hospital.
Jackie Selebi passed away in a Pretoria hospital.

South Africa

'All areas under Thulamela Municipality get similar services'

Saturday 24 January 2015 20:00

Obed Bapela says government has proof that the Thulamela municipality in Limpopo has delivered services in Malamulele equally to the other areas within the municipality.


Lungu holds slight lead in Zambia vote, opposition cry foul

Saturday 24 January 2015 17:58

Zambia's ruling party candidate Edgar Lungu on Saturday maintained a slim lead after most votes had been counted in this week's presidential poll.


Yemenis protest against Houthi group

Saturday 24 January 2015 16:20

Thousands of Yemenis took to the streets on Saturday in the biggest demonstration yet against the Houthi group that dominates Yemen.


APC sees growth ahead of 2016 elections

Saturday 24 January 2015 19:50

The African People's Convention (APC) is planning to have candidates in all 20 municipalities in the Free State for the 2016 Municipal Elections.


Zuma returns from Davos

Saturday 24 January 2015 17:26

President Jacob Zuma on Saturday returned to South Africa following his participation in the WEF meeting in Davos, Switzerland.


Slavko Marjanovic, a regular visitor, enjoys the new arrivals in the Belgrade zoo.
Biggest pride of white lions anywhere in a zoo

Saturday 24 January 2015 07:21

Belgrade Zoo in icy Serbia is one of the oldest Zoos in Europe where the 9 white lions are housed in indoor rooms with underfloor heating.


Former Generations actress laid to rest

Saturday 24 January 2015 18:35

Veteran actress Nathi Rula was laid to rest in Gugulethu on the Cape Flats on Saturday.


With two points from two draws, Ivory Coast may have to win their final match to stand a chance of making the knockout stage.
Gradel snatches late draw for Ivory Coast against Mali

Saturday 24 January 2015 20:18

Max Gradel struck with three minutes left as Ivory Coast snatched a dramatic 1-1 draw against neighbours Mali who led for 80 minutes in a bad-tempered African Nations Cup match on Saturday.


Social media pays tribute to Selebi

Friday 23 January 2015 12:21

Social media commentators have paid tribute to former police chief and convicted criminal Jackie Selebi.

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.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

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