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 Eskom says installing prepaid meters is the only option.
Eskom says installing prepaid meters is the only option. ( )

Soweto residents urged to lobby electricity regulator

Eskom spokesperson, Khulu Phasiwe has called on Soweto residents demanding a flat rate for electricity to lobby the National Energy Regulator of South Africa as they are ones that determine prices.

AmaZulu win raises survival hopes
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:37
Mpumalanga, Chippa settle for 1-all draw
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:34
UFS start reviewing its language policy
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:21
AmaZulu win raises survival hopes
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:37
Mpumalanga, Chippa settle for 1-all draw
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:34
UFS start reviewing its language policy
Thursday 7 May 2015 10:21
Metrobus aims to improve operations
Thursday 7 May 2015 09:45

South Africa

Minister Nathi Mthethwa, Prof Kole Otomosho and Prof Pitika Ntuli engage in a discussion on African Month and the aim of the initiative.
Africa Month discussion in Cape Town

Thursday 7 May 2015 10:24

The New Age Breakfast Business Briefing hosted a discussion on African Month in Cape Town, Thursday morning.

Africa

Since the beginning of 2015 over 35000 migrants from North Africa and the Middle East have embarked on the perilous journey across the Mediterranean Sea towards European shores.
Tough words for Europe over immigrant deaths at sea

Thursday 7 May 2015 05:34

More than 5000 people are believed to have lost their lives in the last 18 months attempting to reach Europe via the Mediterranean Sea from North Africa.

World

Hundreds of bodies may be buried in Nepal avalanche

Thursday 7 May 2015 10:05

Body parts are strewn on the slopes of a mountain in Nepal, and up to 300 people, many of them foreigners, are believed buried there by an avalanche set off by last month's devastating earthquake.

Politics

DA leadership Mmusi Maimane is in Tlokwe, in what was once a DA municipality in the North West Province.
South Africans are looking for an alternative: Maimane

Thursday 7 May 2015 08:50

Frontrunner for the Democratic Alliance (DA) leadership Mmusi Maimane was in the North West Province to woo delegates to support his candidacy.

Business

 Eskom says installing prepaid meters is the only option.
Soweto residents urged to lobby electricity regulator

Thursday 7 May 2015 10:10

Eskom spokesperson, Khulu Phasiwe has called on Soweto residents demanding a flat rate for electricity to lobby the National Energy Regulator of South Africa as they are ones that determine prices.

Science

Drone usage has not been legalised as yet but the use of drones is believed to be able to make life easier for farmers.
F State farmers introduced to wonders of drone technology

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:50

Drones are some of the technology which was on display to farmers in the Free State when they were introduced to technology which may help them go about their daily activities.

Lifestyle

South Africa is ranked number 48 globally and overtook Seychelles to be the top tourist destination in Sub-Saharan Africa in the World Economic Forum Travel, Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index 2
SA ranked top tourism spot in Sub-Saharan Africa

Wednesday 6 May 2015 20:45

South Africa has been ranked first in Sub-Saharan Africa on the biennial World Economic Forum Travel’s global Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index 2015.

Sport

Sundowns win ‘Tshwane Derby’ 2-1

Thursday 7 May 2015 10:43

Mamelodi Sundowns ran out 2-1 winners against neighbours SuperSport United in the Absa Premiership match at Lucas ‘Masterpieces’ Moripe Stadium, Atteridgeville, on Wednesday night.

Opinion

‘Trust in the police has been broken’: Researcher  

Thursday 7 May 2015 10:14

Senior Researcher at the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR), Dominique Dix-Peek says South Africa is a very violent community.

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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