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Shimon Peres dies at 93 in Tel Aviv

Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday aged 93.

'8% increment unjust for poor students'
Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:55
Gwede Mantashe says the poor performance was not about service delivery failures.
ANC election drop due to "trust deficit"
Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:36
Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican rival Donald Trump.
Highs and lows of 2016 US Presidential debate
Tuesday 27 September 2016 21:29
'8% increment unjust for poor students'
Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:55
Gwede Mantashe says the poor performance was not about service delivery failures.
ANC election drop due to "trust deficit"
Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:36
Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican rival Donald Trump.
Highs and lows of 2016 US Presidential debate
Tuesday 27 September 2016 21:29
Renewed calls for more private rhino ownership
Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:45

South Africa

'8% increment unjust for poor students'

Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:55

Students at the University of the Free State (UFS) say the proposed 8% fees increment for 2017 is unjust especially for poor students.

Africa

School meals are often the only nutritious meal a child receives a day.
Halting school meals in Mali could lead to health problems: UN

Tuesday 27 September 2016 16:05

Taking away school meals from 180 000 pupils going back to class in Mali may deprive even more children of an education, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday.

World

Shimon Peres dies at 93 in Tel Aviv

Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:35

Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday aged 93.

Politics

Gwede Mantashe says the poor performance was not about service delivery failures.
ANC election drop due to "trust deficit"

Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:36

Gwede Mantashe says the failure by the party during the Local Government Elections was caused by what he calls a " trust deficit" between the organisation and its supporters.

Business

The women have also been encouraged to participate in various economic sectors, including, construction, mining, and business.
N West Social Development calls for special budget to empower women

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:25

The North West Department of Social Development is calling for a special budget, to ensure that more women get senior positions in the province.

Science

Global emissions are still rising: Ecologic Institute

Tuesday 27 September 2016 21:33

The Ecologic Institute's Head of Climate, Matthias Duwe says global emissions are still increasing and causing warming.

Lifestyle

Addressing the problem of air pollution is a resolution that was taken at the conference.
Conference stresses implementation of environmental health

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:11

“Implementation of environmental health policies needs to be monitored closely”, is the message delivered on the last day of the World Environmental Health Conference in Mpumalanga.

Sport

Embattled Cape Cobras coach, Paul Adams.
Cape Cobra’s expected to file CCMA dispute against coach

Tuesday 27 September 2016 19:52

A reported 10 players are expected to file a dispute with the CCMA against Paul Adams questioning their coach’s ability to lead the team.

Opinion

Free education is possible in our lifetime – Prof Vally

Tuesday 27 September 2016 16:57

University of Johannesburg professor Salim Vally, from the centre for Education Rights and Transformation, says it is possible for students to realise free education in their lifetime.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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