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The spy tapes formed the basis of the NPA's 2009 decision to drop corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma. ( )

D-day for agreement on "spy tapes"

Legal teams representing the Democratic Alliance and President Jacob Zuma have until Friday afternoon to reach an agreement on the drawn-out spy tape saga.

Comedian Robin Williams ashes scattered
Friday 22 August 2014 09:36
Number of SA schools on the decline: SAHRC
Friday 22 August 2014 09:06
Quake hits west of Orange Farm
Friday 22 August 2014 07:11
Comedian Robin Williams ashes scattered
Friday 22 August 2014 09:36
Number of SA schools on the decline: SAHRC
Friday 22 August 2014 09:06
Quake hits west of Orange Farm
Friday 22 August 2014 07:11
EFF's conduct in Parliament to be probed
Friday 22 August 2014 07:01
DA welcomes travel ban
Friday 22 August 2014 06:43
No Ebola cases in SA: Motsoaledi
Friday 22 August 2014 06:42

South Africa

Number of SA schools on the decline: SAHRC

Friday 22 August 2014 09:06

A report released by the South African Human Rights Commission says despite a growing school population, the number of South African schools has declined.

Africa

At least 33 dead in bus crash in Egypt's Sinai

Friday 22 August 2014 07:43

At least 33 people died and dozens were injured when two buses collided before dawn on Friday in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, the state news agency and security sources reported.

World

National Guard begins pullout from riot-weary Ferguson, Missouri

Friday 22 August 2014 06:35

Missouri's governor ordered the withdrawal of National Guard troops from the riot-weary town of Ferguson on Thursday.

Politics

D-day for agreement on "spy tapes"

Friday 22 August 2014 09:07

Legal teams representing the Democratic Alliance and President Jacob Zuma have until Friday afternoon to reach an agreement on the drawn-out spy tape saga.

Business

Business must reflect the composition of society: Mantashe

Friday 22 August 2014 06:26

ANC secretary-general, Gwede Mantashe says business must reflect a normal society in its composition.

Science

No Ebola cases in SA: Motsoaledi

Friday 22 August 2014 06:42

Minister of Health Aaron Motsoaledi has reiterated that the country has no cases of Ebola.

Lifestyle

Comedian Robin Williams ashes scattered

Friday 22 August 2014 09:36

Comedian Robin Williams ashes have been scattered in the San Francisco Bay following his suicide according to death certificate released by Marin County.

Sport

Phelps impresses in first international comeback race

Friday 22 August 2014 05:54

Michael Phelps made an ominous return to international competition on Friday, qualifying for the final of the 100 metres freestyle at the Pan Pacific championships at Australia's Gold Coast.

Opinion

Recent violent strikes could be the result of SA Labour laws

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:20

The National Employers' Association of SA says labour laws contribute to the prolonged and violent strikes experienced in various industries recently.

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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