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Burkina president declares emergency, calls for end to protests

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency on Thursday and pledged to open talks with the opposition.

NICD denies KwaZulu-Natal Ebola reports
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39
Don’t blame ANC for Cosatu’s woes: Mantashe
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:35
NICD denies KwaZulu-Natal Ebola reports
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39
Don’t blame ANC for Cosatu’s woes: Mantashe
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:35
The nation is in mourning over the passing of Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, Phindile Mwelase and Senzo Meyiwa
A sense of loss at sport stars' memorial service
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:21
‘One death too many’: Gun Free SA
Thursday 30 October 2014 19:53

South Africa

‘One death too many’: Gun Free SA

Thursday 30 October 2014 19:53

The spate of fire-arm related crimes has seen a renewed attempt to tighten gun control in South Africa.

Africa

Burkina president declares emergency, calls for end to protests

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:21

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency on Thursday and pledged to open talks with the opposition.

World

Chinese ramp up Ebola watch

Thursday 30 October 2014 14:04

Chinese authorities have identified the southern province of Guangdong, home to Asia's biggest African population, as a frontline in their efforts to prevent the Ebola virus from entering China.

Politics

Don’t blame ANC for Cosatu’s woes: Mantashe

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:35

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says Cosatu should not blame the ruling party for its woes.

Business

Twitter to partner on business data analytics

Thursday 30 October 2014 15:36

IBM has announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide.

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

The festival will be offering discounts and refined shopping to the more elite shoppers
Jozi Shopping Festival kicks off

Thursday 30 October 2014 12:23

Africa's biggest and first ever shopping festival "The Jozi Shopping Festival” has kicked off today in Sandton City Mall and The Oriental Plaza

Sport

The nation is in mourning over the passing of Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, Phindile Mwelase and Senzo Meyiwa
A sense of loss at sport stars' memorial service

Thursday 30 October 2014 20:21

South Africans shared the grief and loss of three sport stars who lost their lives over the weekend.

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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