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Hundreds of people are feared dead and there are reports of widespread damage to property.
Hundreds of people are feared dead and there are reports of widespread damage to property. ( )

Death toll rises after Nepal quake

The death toll from a powerful quake that struck Nepal on Saturday has risen to 449, most of it in the Kathmandu Valley, police said.

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille.
Cape Town is not a racist city: De Lille
Saturday 25 April 2015 12:29
Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille.
Cape Town is not a racist city: De Lille
Saturday 25 April 2015 12:29
Abraham Nehemia has described the drought situation in Namibia as serious.
Namibia facing drought disaster
Saturday 25 April 2015 12:26
The minor earthquake was felt in the Pimville area and West Rand area.
Minor quake hits parts of Johannesburg
Saturday 25 April 2015 12:21
TheJCC dismissed claims that Judge Jeanette Traverso was biased towards Dewani's lawyers
Jacob Zuma assured leaders of the migrant community that foreign nationals are safe
Acting Minister of Public Service Nathi Mthethwa says they can only restructure the package but cannot increase the salary bill.
TheJCC dismissed claims that Judge Jeanette Traverso was biased towards Dewani's lawyers
Jacob Zuma assured leaders of the migrant community that foreign nationals are safe
Acting Minister of Public Service Nathi Mthethwa says they can only restructure the package but cannot increase the salary bill.

South Africa

Zandile Dudumatshe was killed last week.
Xenophobia attack victim to be laid to rest in E Cape

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:03

Hundreds of mourners are expected to converge at the funeral of a 23-year-old woman whose death sparked attacks on foreign nationals at Cala in the Eastern Cape.

Africa

Abraham Nehemia has described the drought situation in Namibia as serious.
Namibia facing drought disaster

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:26

Acting Permanent Secretary in Namibia's Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Abraham Nehemia, has described the drought situation in the country as serious

World

Hundreds of people are feared dead and there are reports of widespread damage to property.
Death toll rises after Nepal quake

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:58

The death toll from a powerful quake that struck Nepal on Saturday has risen to 449, most of it in the Kathmandu Valley, police said.

Politics

Govt launches mobile offices to assist in land claims

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:32

People are flocking into Charles Mopeli stadium in Qwaqwa, in the eastern Free State on Saturday as government launches four mobile offices to assist with the land claims process.

Business

Clive Pillay says that according to an annual report these complaints account for 44% of all cases received by the ombud.
Consumer negligence blamed for ATM fraud complaints

Saturday 25 April 2015 10:48

Reports from banking services indicate that consumer negligence can be blamed for the high numbers of complaints relating to ATM fraud.

Science

The minor earthquake was felt in the Pimville area and West Rand area.
Minor quake hits parts of Johannesburg

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:21

The Council for Geo-science have confirmed a magnitude 2.5 seismic event that hit some parts of Soweto at 8:30 on Saturday morning.

Lifestyle

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber.
Justin Bieber settles lawsuit with photographer

Saturday 25 April 2015 09:59

A lawsuit against pop star Justin Bieber over an incident involving a photographer in Miami has been resolved, according to attorneys.

Sport

More than 100 elite athletes from across the world are set to participate in the ITU World Triathlon Series in Cape Town.
Cape Town hosts ITU World Triathlon Series

Saturday 25 April 2015 06:42

More than 100 elite athletes from across the world are set to participate in the ITU World Triathlon Series in Cape Town this weekend.

Opinion

Zuma responds to Mia Couto' open letter

Friday 24 April 2015 16:32

President Jacob Zuma replies to Mia Coutto's open letter on the xenophobic attacks happening in the country.

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 Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

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

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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