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Palestinians throw stones at members of the Israeli army during the funeral of three Palestinians.
Palestinians throw stones at members of the Israeli army during the funeral of three Palestinians. ( )

Israel agrees to 12-hour Gaza ceasefire

Israel has agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire in fighting with militants in the Gaza Strip to start at 8am on Saturday, a military spokeswoman said.

Death toll in Mbombela accident rises to 11
Saturday 26 July 2014 07:18
Death toll in Mbombela accident rises to 11
Saturday 26 July 2014 07:18
Taegrin Morris to be buried on Saturday
Saturday 26 July 2014 06:20

South Africa

Police Minister, Nkosinathi Nhleko
Amcu leader's murder not linked to Marikana Inquiry: Nhleko

Saturday 26 July 2014 07:55

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has dismissed reports that the murder of a Amcu leader at the Lonmin Mine could be linked to the names that are being mentioned at the Marikana Commission.

Africa

Bad weather seen as probable cause of Air Algerie crash

Friday 25 July 2014 20:16

Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed all 118 people on board.

World

Palestinians throw stones at members of the Israeli army during the funeral of three Palestinians.
Israel agrees to 12-hour Gaza ceasefire

Saturday 26 July 2014 06:31

Israel has agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire in fighting with militants in the Gaza Strip to start at 8am on Saturday, a military spokeswoman said.

Politics

W Cape ANCYL infighting could pose serious challenge: Analyst

Saturday 26 July 2014 08:39

Political analyst Zamikhaya Maseti has warned that allegations of infighting could pose a serious challenge for the African National Congress Youth League in the Western Cape.

Business

Zimbabwe unveils tourism growth plans

Friday 25 July 2014 19:26

Zimbabwe's tourism minister is calling for a more streetwise approach to property rights, so the tourism sector can recover and grow.

Science

The Seabird and Penguin Rehabilitation Centre now has enough funds to keep it afloat until next year.
SAPREC thrown a lifeline after SABC expose

Friday 25 July 2014 19:32

A Seabird and Penguin Rehabilitation Centre (SAPREC) near Mossel Bay in the Southern Cape has been thrown a lifeline after the SABC exposed its plight.

Lifestyle

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini will marry his sixth queen, Zola Mafu, on Sunday.
Zulu warriors to arrive for Zwelithini’s wedding

Saturday 26 July 2014 07:30

Thousands of Zulu warriors or 'amabutho' are expected to descend on Ulundi in northern KwaZulu-Natal for King Goodwill Zwelithini's wedding this weekend.

Sport

Roland Schoeman and Chad le Clos added silver and bronze to the team's medal haul in the men's butterfly 50m.
South Africa ends day 2 at Commonwealth Games with 7 medals

Saturday 26 July 2014 07:13

Team SA ended day two of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Friday with seven medals in the bag, two silver and five bronze.

Opinion

The writer says SAFA President, Danny Jordaan, has the responsibility to take into consideration concerns of football lovers and all stakeholders before SAFA hires a new Bafana Bafana coach.
Dr. Jordaan please do the honourable thing – LISTEN!

Friday 25 July 2014 10:26

It defies logic that SAFA claim to have been working with local coaches to develop a national football philosophy, but none of those coaches is good enough to coach Bafana Bafana, Sipho Kekana writes.

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 Youth Day and Youth Month.

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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