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Reserve Bank reassures banking system is healthy

The South African Reserve Bank has reassured South Africans that our banking system is healthy.

DA, SABC court case over Motsoeneng continues
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:09
Baxter pleased with Chiefs performance
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:07
Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire
Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:56
DA, SABC court case over Motsoeneng continues
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:09
Baxter pleased with Chiefs performance
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:07
Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire
Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:56
Riots continue in Riverlea
Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:48

South Africa

Riots continue in Riverlea

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:48

Police fired rubber bullets to disperse protestors in Riverlea, south of Johannesburg, on Tuesday night.

Africa

Liberia fights Ebola in capital, W. Africa toll tops 1,200

Tuesday 19 August 2014 19:07

Liberia battled on Tuesday to halt the spread of the Ebola disease in its crowded, run-down oceanside capital Monrovia.

World

Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:56

Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israel for a second day on Wednesday after fighting resumed with the collapse of truce talks and an Israeli air strike.

Politics

DA, SABC court case over Motsoeneng continues

Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:09

Arguments are expected to continue in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday in the DA's application to have SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng's appointment declared unlawful.

Business

Reserve Bank reassures banking system is healthy

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:36

The South African Reserve Bank has reassured South Africans that our banking system is healthy.

Science

DA impressed with preparations to tackle Ebola in NW

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:55

The Democratic Alliance in the North West says it is impressed with the preparations made at one of 11 hospitals identified countrywide to deal with the deadly Ebola virus.

Lifestyle

Sub-Saharan middle class grows: Bank

Tuesday 19 August 2014 20:14

Sub-Saharan Africa has experienced substantial growth in its middle class over the past 14 years, according to a Standard Bank report released on Tuesday.

Sport

Baxter pleased with Chiefs performance

Wednesday 20 August 2014 06:07

Mandla Masango's late winner was enough as Kaizer Chiefs continued their dominance of the early season with a 1-0 win over Bloemfontein Celtic in an Absa Premiership encounter at FNB Stadium.

Opinion

South Africa is a country in waiting – what will the post-Mandela future deliver?
Battle for a Better Future

Tuesday 19 August 2014 13:37

With the Two decades of freedom – what South Africa is doing with it, and what needs to be done, report in mind. Let’s track the 20 years of achievement that frame the Mandela legacy since 1994.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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