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 South Africans have condemned the xenophobic attacks taking place in the country.
South Africans have condemned the xenophobic attacks taking place in the country. ( )

Leaders must exercise restraint when sending messages: SA bodies

The Forum of Institutions Supporting Democracy (FISD) Chairperson, Bongani Khumalo, has called on people who are in powerful positions to exercise caution when they send out messages.

However an uneasy calm has returned to Jeppestown.
Calm restored in Jeppestown
Saturday 18 April 2015 12:59
However an uneasy calm has returned to Jeppestown.
Calm restored in Jeppestown
Saturday 18 April 2015 12:59

South Africa

 South Africans have condemned the xenophobic attacks taking place in the country.
Leaders must exercise restraint when sending messages: SA bodies

Saturday 18 April 2015 12:59

The Forum of Institutions Supporting Democracy (FISD) Chairperson, Bongani Khumalo, has called on people who are in powerful positions to exercise caution when they send out messages.

Africa

 Boko Haram has been terrorising parts of Nigeria.  
Boko Haram slit throats of 12 as army tries to save civilians

Saturday 18 April 2015 07:37

Boko Haram militants have slit the throats of 12 people in northeast Nigeria as the army was trying to evacuate civilians from the area, a military source and a witness said on Friday.

World

The explosion unleashed a fireball that injured members of the construction team and a jail inmate crew nearby.
Up to 15 people injured in gas pipeline explosion in California

Saturday 18 April 2015 12:30

A construction crew on Friday accidentally ruptured a natural gas transmission line in Fresno, California, sparking an explosion and fire that injured up to 15 people.

Politics

Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane.
Maimane to stand for DA leadership post

Saturday 18 April 2015 10:30

Democratic Alliance ( DA) Parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane, after a week of speculation, has accepted nomination to stand as the DA's leader.

Business

Alibaba achieved sales of more than $9 billion at last year's Singles’ Day event.
Alibaba Group fined by China for pricing violations

Saturday 18 April 2015 10:46

China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, has been fined 800 000 yuan ($129 000) for violations by third-party sellers during promotions on its e-commerce platforms.

Science

A group of huts in an isolated village inhabited by Yanomami Amerindians in a remote, mountainous area in southern Venezuela are seen in a 2009 handout picture courtesy of Oscar Noya-Alarcon.
Amazonian tribe study shows how human bodily bacteria is changing

Saturday 18 April 2015 09:02

Everyone's body is brimming with bacteria, and these microbes do plenty of good things like building the immune system and helping digestion.

Lifestyle

Gallery owner Hlengiwe Vilakati says the FineArt Creative Leadership Forum seeks to educate creative artists.
Forum to equip creative artists with financial education  

Saturday 18 April 2015 09:27

The Walk hand in hand gallery will be hosting the Fine Art Creative Leadership Forum in an effort to equip creative artists with financial skills.

Sport

Njabulo Nyawose collided with Olympic cyclist Burry Stander on the 3rd of January 2013 in peak hour traffic at Shelly Beach.
Nyawose found guilty of culpable homicide in Stander’s death

Saturday 18 April 2015 09:25

Twenty six months after the road death of Olympic cyclist, Burry Stander, a taxi driver has been found guilty of culpable homicide in connection with the collision.

Opinion

I've worked hard for what I have: Ethiopian shop owner

Thursday 16 April 2015 19:37

An Ethiopian Shop owner shares how she built her business from hard work and sacrifices.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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