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International coverage of the marathon trial waned in its second month only peaking again when Oscar Pistorius took the stand and for judgement. ( )

Hive of activity outside court ahead of Pistorius' sentencing

There is a hive of activity outside the North Gauteng High Court ahead of Oscar Pistorius's sentencing on Tuesday.

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho
Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho
Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05
Anni's cousin's cross-examination continues
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:51
Numsa to fight ousting from Cosatu
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:36
 In South Sudan, ethnic based conflict has killed thousands and  displaced hundreds of thousands.
South Sudan conditions ‘unbelievable’: UN
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:26
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.

South Africa

Hive of activity outside court ahead of Pistorius' sentencing

Tuesday 21 October 2014 08:00

There is a hive of activity outside the North Gauteng High Court ahead of Oscar Pistorius's sentencing on Tuesday.

Africa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded a short visit to Lesotho and will return to South Africa on Tuesday.

World

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was on his way to Paris.
Total's CEO killed in Moscow business jet accident

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:48

The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plow during takeoff.

Politics

Fleurhof military veterans receive houses

Tuesday 21 October 2014 07:05

It was joy all-round as three elderly military veterans received fully furnished houses in Fleurhof, Johannesburg on Monday.

Business

AFASA rejects land redistribution proposal

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:41

The African Farmers' Association of South Africa says the recent land redistribution proposal makes no sense.

Science

A health care worker receives protocol on the proper removal of personal protection equipment from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) instructors.
Ebola crisis turns a corner as US issues new treatment protocols

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:48

The United States issued stringent new protocols on Monday for health workers treating Ebola victims.

Lifestyle

Plaatjie recorded much of what happened around Mahikeng during the South African War.
Exhibition honours Sol Plaatjie's life

Monday 20 October 2014 20:34

An exhibition honouring one of South Africa's greatest sons, Solomon Thekisho Plaatjie, is on show in Mahikeng, North West.

Sport

Blind rescues a point for lacklustre United

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:06

Daley Blind's late second half strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Monday.

Opinion

Difficult to predict Masipa’s sentencing judgement: Expert

Monday 20 October 2014 08:42

Attorney Marius du Toit of Du toit Attorney’s says it will be difficult to tell what sentence Judge Thokozile Masipa will hand down on former international icon, Oscar Pistorius.

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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