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SARS aims to collect R1.1 trillion this season. ( )

Tax season officially opens

The tax filing season has officially begun. The South African Revenue Services (SARS) opened its e-filing system at midnight.

US-CUBA strengthen diplomatic relations
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:41
White House lifts 40 year old photo ban
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:24
National Arts Festival opens in Grahamstown
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:05
US-CUBA strengthen diplomatic relations
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:41
White House lifts 40 year old photo ban
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:24
National Arts Festival opens in Grahamstown
Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:05

South Africa

Meeting called after taxi blockade of Autopax busses

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:13

Taxi owners in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria, are still patiently waiting for the outcome of a meeting between their representatives, the Transport Department and the City of Tshwane.

Africa

Monday's Burundi parliamentary election was boycotted by the opposition
Blasts, gunshots heard ahead of Burundi poll results

Wednesday 1 July 2015 15:13

At least two policemen were injured during a grenade attack in Burundi's capital on Wednesday, witnesses said.

World

US-CUBA strengthen diplomatic relations

Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:41

U.S. President Barack Obama affirmed to Cuban President Raul Castro that the former Cold War enemies could reopen embassies in each other's capitals beginning July 20.

Politics

EFF and ANCYL face off in KZN

Wednesday 1 July 2015 16:12

The ANC Youth League in KwaZulu-Natal has threatened to make the province a no-go area for the EFF until it changes its tactics in the National Assembly.

Business

Tax season officially opens

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:45

The tax filing season has officially begun. The South African Revenue Services (SARS) opened its e-filing system at midnight.

Science

Heat wave exacts a deadly toll on Pakistan’s frail and elderly

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:13

A simmering heat wave that first surfaced in Pakistan on June 20 has finally ended with temperatures cooling off, giving relief to millions of Pakistanis.

Lifestyle

National Arts Festival opens in Grahamstown

Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:05

All eyes will be on the National Arts Festival which opens in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday night.

Sport

USA will face either Japan and England in Sunday's final match.
US books Women’s World Cup final spot

Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:20

The United States became the first team to book a place in the final of the women's soccer World Cup in Montreal, Canada.

Opinion

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras
The real reason Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wants a referendum on debt dea

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:01

As the government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras closes banks and imposes capital controls, Greece is closer than ever to the euro exit door, writes Marco Vicenzino.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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