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As it stands, about 693 Palestinians, mostly civilians, have died in the fighting. ( )

UN’s role in Israel- Palestine conflict criticised

Human Rights Initiative spokesperson, Saber Ahmed Jhazbhay, says that the United Nations has been playing a very weak role in trying to end the 17 day offensive in Gaza.

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Two rapists sentenced to life behind bars
Thursday 24 July 2014 11:44
Two rapists sentenced to life behind bars
Thursday 24 July 2014 11:44
New bail bid for Springs dad: Report
Thursday 24 July 2014 11:30
‘Reiger Park residents still in shock’
Thursday 24 July 2014 11:27
Delphic Summit underway in Durban
Thursday 24 July 2014 11:07

South Africa

 Suspects expected to appear before the Rustenburg Magistrates’ Court
Samancor mine and Marikana shooting not linked: Police

Thursday 24 July 2014 12:15

Police in North West say they can't link the shooting of a miner from Samancor Chrome mine in Rustenburg to another incident earlier this week at Marikana.

Africa

West African states pledge regional anti-Boko Haram force

Thursday 24 July 2014 06:16

Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon pledged on Wednesday to mobilize a joint force to tackle the growing regional threat posed by Boko Haram Islamist militants operating mainly in Nigeria.

World

Victims' belongings being tampered with
Reports that Ukrainian rebels using victims’ credit cards

Thursday 24 July 2014 11:33

The widow of the South African man killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine has been forced to cancel his credit cards after noticing activity on his account.

Politics

Government to meet with The Boere Afrikaner Volksraad

Thursday 24 July 2014 10:17

Government has confirmed it will meet The Boere Afrikaner Volksraad before the end of August.

Business

Facebook beats Wall Street targets, stock hits record high

Thursday 24 July 2014 11:49

Facebook Inc's fast-growing mobile advertising business helped drive a 61 percent increase in revenue during the second quarter, beating Wall Street's financial targets.

Science

TB main cause of death in HIV patients

Thursday 24 July 2014 11:03

South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Deputy Chairperson Mmapaseka 'Steve' Letsike says tuberculosis (TB) is the main cause of deaths amongst people living with HIV/AIDS.

Lifestyle

Alan Hilburg, author and leadership mentor
Young Business South Africa to host Alan Hilburg

Thursday 24 July 2014 11:33

Young Business South Africa is an organisation that creates opportunities for young leaders in civil society, corporate and service leadership.

Sport

SA targets medals on day one

Thursday 24 July 2014 09:25

South Africa will be targeting their first medal in the 20th Commonwealth games in Glasgow, when triathlete Richard Murray competes in the individual triathlon, at Strathclyde Park, on Thursday.

Opinion

Platform in place to debate the NDP: Msimang

Thursday 24 July 2014 08:46

Chairperson for the Oliver and Adelaide Tambo Foundation, Mavuso Msimang was speaking on Morning Live on Thursday morning.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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