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Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.
Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie. ( )

Thulsie twins' bail postponed

The bail application of the twins accused of terrorism related activities has once again been postponed in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Seven aged between 33 and 47 years face charges of murder, attempted murder, business burglary and the Illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.
Seven alleged N West cop killers in court
Monday 25 July 2016 10:53

South Africa

Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.
Thulsie twins' bail postponed

Monday 25 July 2016 14:52

The bail application of the twins accused of terrorism related activities has once again been postponed in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Africa

President Robert Mugabe has repeatedly depended on war veterans for political support at several key moments.
Mugabe facing his Waterloo?

Monday 25 July 2016 08:01

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe may be "facing his Waterloo" after his most loyal supporters, the veterans of the liberation war, abandoned him.

World

The shooting came six weeks after a massacre at a nightclub in the Florida city of Orlando, where a lone gunman who sympathized with Islamist extremist groups killed 49 people in the deadliest mass sh
Florida nightclub shooting leaves 2 dead, up to 16 wounded

Monday 25 July 2016 14:34

At least two people were killed and more than a dozen others were wounded, many of them teenagers, in a shooting in the parking lot of a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida.

Politics

Finance minister Pravin Gordhan has asked for a third extension in tabling SAA’s financial results.
Opposition calls for legal opinion on extension for SAA financials

Monday 25 July 2016 15:34

The DA on Monday urged Parliament’s standing committee on finance to seek legal advice on whether it is allowed to grant National Treasury a third extension in tabling SAA’s financial results.

Business

The mine, which is majority owned by Anglo American, reported headline earnings for the period of R1.04 billion, down from R2.47 billion in the corresponding period last time.
Amplats ‘delivers on promises’ despite hefty earnings decline

Monday 25 July 2016 12:15

The mine announced that it will keep its promises, when it was reporting on a reduction in the net debt from R12.9 Billion to R9.9 billion while recording a hefty decline in earnings.

Science

Visuals received by the NSPCA show elephant calves being chained, roped and stretched, shocked with electric cattle prods and hit with bull hooks.
NDPP to prosecute five for contravening Animals Act

Monday 25 July 2016 14:57

Criminal prosecution to proceed against Elephants of Eden after the NSPCA laid charges two years earlier after receiving footage of cruel and abusive training methods towards elephants.

Lifestyle

Niantic, game developer of Nintendo's smash hit Pokemon GO, Chief Executive John Hanke.
Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con stage, creator talks success and future

Monday 25 July 2016 15:47

The creator of the wildly popular “Pokemon Go” gaming app received the celebrity treatment at Comic-Con as he discussed the viral popularity and future of the game.

Sport

A special police forces officer stand guard outside the Olympic Park less than two weeks before the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Rio scrambles to be ready as athletes, soldiers arrive

Monday 25 July 2016 06:03

In the final stretch before the Olympics more than 60,000 troops took positions across the city, part of an overall contingent of more than 85,000 soldiers, police and other security forces.

Opinion

Killings paint ugly picture ahead of elections

Monday 25 July 2016 10:02

After attacks of election candidates that took place in KwaZulu-Natal on Mandela Day, South Africans can no longer ignore the real threat to democracy.

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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