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Zuma cautions against poor discipline

Wednesday 26 November 2014 21:01

President Jacob Zuma has warned delegates attending the ANC Youth League about the ill-effects of poor discipline.


Govt departments spend exorbitant amounts on consultants:AG

Wednesday 26 November 2014 20:52

Government departments are using exorbitant amounts of money on consultants to prepare their annual financial statements.


 SA is marking 16 days of activism to create awareness on violence in society.
Violence victims frustrated by justice system

Wednesday 26 November 2014 20:43

For too many victims of gender violence the wheels of justice turn slowly.


Basson a disgrace to the medical profession: Prosecution

Wednesday 26 November 2014 19:46

Proforma complainants in the professional conduct matter against Dr Wouter Basson have argued his conduct as head of chemical warfare programme was disgraceful to the medical profession.


SA, Palestine sign bilateral agreements

Wednesday 26 November 2014 17:14

Efforts to bring peace to the Middle East have formed part of discussions between President Jacob Zuma and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.


Shivambu says the president will only speak during the state of the Nation Address after he has given the answers that South Africans want through members of parliament.
Zuma must address Parly before SONA: Shivambu

Wednesday 26 November 2014 16:07

Floyd Shivhambu says if President Jacob Zuma does not appear in Parliament this year, he will have to answer questions on the day of his State of Nation Address.


Nellmapius residents vow to continue with shack erections

Wednesday 26 November 2014 15:03

Disgruntled residents of Nellmapius, east of Pretoria, have vowed to continue erecting shacks on land belonging to the Tshwane Metro.


‘Mashego’s attack not politically motivated’

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:25

The City of Tshwane municipality has dismissed speculation that the violent attack on the political chief of community safety as well as MMC Terrence Mashego was politically motivated.


 Government has committed to completing the migration process by next June.
SOS concerned about DTT subsidy criteria

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:10

There are rising concerns that poor households would not be able to afford DTT set top boxes despite the government subsidy.


There are allegations that Nico Bezuidenhout lied about his qualifications.
SAA woes caused by unqualified CEO: iFacts

Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:11

Screening company, iFacts CEO, Jenny Reid says if South African Airways (SAA) had a more qualified person in charge then it would not be in the trouble it is in.


Wouter Basson was head of the apartheid chemical and biological weapons programme in the 1980s.
Wits to screen Basson film

Wednesday 26 November 2014 08:19

Apartheid chemical warfare expert Dr. Wouter Basson’s activities will be laid bare in a film to be screened on Wednesday.


Card fraudsters on the rise

Wednesday 26 November 2014 07:52

The South African Banking Risk Information Centre (Sabric) has voiced its concern about the 23% increase in card fraud over the past months.


Nico Bezuidenhout  says his experience and proven delivery are a good substitute for academic qualifications.
SAA CEO breaks silence over qualifications

Wednesday 26 November 2014 07:13

South African Airway's (SAA) acting CEO, Nico Bezuidenhout, has broken his silence following media reports accusing him of lying about his academic qualifications.


The woman is out on bail while the man is in custody.
Child abuse case continues in Pretoria

Wednesday 26 November 2014 07:08

The trial against a 21-year-old mother and her boyfriend who allegedly abused the woman's two-year-old toddler, known as Baby L, continues in the Pretoria High Court on Wednesday.


Soweto1GP auctioned for under a million rand

Wednesday 26 November 2014 06:52

A sought-after personalised number plate and the vintage car that wears it were auctioned off in Johannesburg for less than was originally expected.


ANCYL’s consultative conference begins on Wednesday

Wednesday 26 November 2014 05:57

The African National Congress Youth League's (ANCYL) consultative conference is expected to begin on Wednesday in Johannesburg.


Makhura’s cabinet lacks accountability: DA

Tuesday 25 November 2014 17:19

The DA says whilst Gauteng Premier David Makhura performed better than any of his predecessors since taking office, his service delivery commitments will be slowed by his provincial cabinet members.


Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa was killed at musician Kelly Khumalo's home in Vosloorus on the East Rand last month.
Search for Meyiwa’s killers continues

Tuesday 25 November 2014 17:05

It has been a month since the murder of Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates Captain Senzo Meyiwa, but suspects are still at large.


Doctor Lorraine Du Toit Prinsloo has testified at the North Gauteng High Court regarding the bruises the two year-old sustained.
Bruises on Baby L indicate child abuse: Expert

Tuesday 25 November 2014 13:21

A forensic pathologist has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that the bruises on Baby L indicate the child was abused.


Nobel Laureates, Klaus von Klitzing and Robert Huber are in South Africa for the International Symposium on Macro- and Supramolecular Architectures and Materials.
Two Nobel Science laureates wow SA audience

Tuesday 25 November 2014 11:00

Nobel Laureates, Robert Huber and Klaus von Klitzing shared their work and delivered an interactive talk to a packed University of Johannesburg auditorium in Auckland Park on Monday night.


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