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South African Deputy President and SADC facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa, in Lesotho.
South African Deputy President and SADC facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa, in Lesotho. ( )

Ramaphosa concludes Lesotho visit

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded his visit to Lesotho where he observed the country's general elections as the SADC facilitator, his office said on Sunday.

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Sunday 1 March 2015 20:26
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South Africa

Colleagues, leaders pay respect to Umhlobo Wenene’s Saba

Sunday 1 March 2015 20:32

An SABC delegation visited the home of the late Saba Mbixane in Mandileni Village in Mount Frere, Eastern Cape, to pay their respects on Sunday.

Africa

South African Deputy President and SADC facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa, in Lesotho.
Ramaphosa concludes Lesotho visit

Sunday 1 March 2015 20:13

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded his visit to Lesotho where he observed the country's general elections as the SADC facilitator, his office said on Sunday.

World

BDS launches Israeli Apartheid Week

Sunday 1 March 2015 20:31

An international campaign to end Israeli's occupation of Palestine will intensify this week, with the launch of Israeli Apartheid Week.

Politics

‘Group of 8 Cosatu Unions’ vow to stay away from federation’s CEC

Sunday 1 March 2015 21:03

Labour federation Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) is holding its Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting on Monday.

Business

Big gold miners have been hit by weak commodity prices that have forced them to slash exploration budgets, slowing new discoveries.
Mining industry, hungry for deals and cash, meets in Toronto

Sunday 1 March 2015 17:12

A four-year mining-industry downturn has left big gold producers hungry to buy reserves they haven't had the money to find themselves, and impoverished small miners eager to cash out.

Science

The ability of software companies such as Apple and Google, which is working on driver-less cars, to innovate and create new revenue streams has spooked automakers.
Apple car rumours fuel Geneva debate about car of future

Sunday 1 March 2015 18:03

The main talking point at this week's Geneva car show is likely to be a vehicle that may never be built: the Apple car.

Lifestyle

One of William Shatner's tweets on Leonard Nimoy's funeral.
William Shatner cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy's funeral

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:13

William Shatner cannot attend the funeral of his friend and 'Star Trek' co-star Leonard Nimoy because of a prior commitment for a charity ball, the actor said on Twitter on Saturday.

Sport

England's Moeen Ali walks from the field after being dismissed during their Cricket World Cup match against Sri Lanka in Wellington.
England's Cricket World Cup hopes hang on a thread

Sunday 1 March 2015 20:26

England's Cricket World Cup quarter final hopes are hanging by a thread following their nine wicket loss to Sri Lanka in a Pool A match in Wellington.

Opinion

Struggle stalwarts John Beaver (J.B.) Marks and Moses Kotane's remains have been returned to SA.
Kotane and Marks: We dare not fail them!

Sunday 1 March 2015 11:02

The occasion to celebrate the lives of Moses Kotane and John Beaver (J.B.) Marks, offers us an opportunity to reflect on the common histories shared by Russia and SA, says Nathi Mthethwa.

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.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

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

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