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Celeste and Morn Nurse's three day old baby was snatched from hospital in 1997.
Celeste and Morn Nurse's three day old baby was snatched from hospital in 1997. ( )

Zephany Nurse's family harbours no ill-feelings towards kidnapper

The biological family of teenager Zephany Nurse, kidnapped as a baby say they harbour no ill feelings towards the woman accused of snatching her from the Groote Schuur hospital seventeen years ago.

Kaizer Chiefs is enjoying a 10-point lead at the summit of the PSL log table
All sytems go for Soweto derby
Friday 6 March 2015 19:45

South Africa

Celeste and Morn Nurse's three day old baby was snatched from hospital in 1997.
Zephany Nurse's family harbours no ill-feelings towards kidnapper

Friday 6 March 2015 20:38

The biological family of teenager Zephany Nurse, kidnapped as a baby says they harbour no ill feelings towards the woman accused of snatching her from the Groote Schuur hospital seventeen years ago.

Africa

South Sudan peace talks adjourn without agreement

Friday 6 March 2015 14:43

Peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels adjourned on Friday and there was no date set for the next meeting, a mediation official said.

World

EU drops sanctions on Yanukovich's security chief

Friday 6 March 2015 16:14

The European Union has dropped sanctions imposed last year on the head of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich's security service.

Politics

Opposition parties are up in arms over the ANC's plan to appoint Vuma Mashinini as the new IEC Commissioner.
Heated debate over IEC new commissioner

Friday 6 March 2015 20:35

The recommendation to appoint a new IEC Commissioner to replace former electoral commissioner Pansy Tlakula generated heated debate between the ANC and seven opposition parties.

Business

Court interdicts potential Sapo strike

Friday 6 March 2015 18:23

A potential strike at the South African Post Office (Sapo) has been interdicted by a labour court in Johannesburg on Friday.

Science

MWC 2015
5G network to connect cars and smarter gadgets

Friday 6 March 2015 15:19

The internet of things, 5G network, connected cars, mobile security and faster, thinner smartphones and tablets dominated the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain this week.

Lifestyle

HRW report says women with disabilities are increasingly susceptible to violence but are often ignored when it comes to prevention programmes
Disabled women susceptible to sexual violence: HRW

Friday 6 March 2015 20:11

Human Rights Watch says women with disabilities are three times more likely to be raped, physically abused or sexually assaulted.

Sport

Proteas fast bowler, Dale Steyn's Cape Town house was also affected by raging South Peninsula fires
Steyn ready to do battle against Pakistan

Friday 6 March 2015 19:55

The Proteas squad is in a good space going into the clash against Pakistan at Eden Park in Auckland, with fast bowler Dale Steyn saying he will do whatever it takes to win games for his country.

Opinion

SA visits South America and the Carribean

Friday 6 March 2015 13:50

Deputy Minister of Dirco, Luwellyn Landers embarked on state-level visits to the Republic of Chile, the Republic of Colombia and the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

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

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