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2015 has so far seen 58 officers being killed. ( )

'Criminals believe they are better trained and more equipped'

Close to 60 on and off duty police officers have been gunned down since the beginning of the year.

'Women can make a difference'
Saturday 29 August 2015 20:42
'Women can make a difference'
Saturday 29 August 2015 20:42
Blue Bulls are yet to lose a match.
Blue Bulls maintain clean record
Saturday 29 August 2015 19:21

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'Criminals believe they are better trained and more equipped'

Saturday 29 August 2015 20:54

Close to 60 on and off duty police officers have been gunned down since the beginning of the year.


Zim business laments looming power crisis

Saturday 29 August 2015 15:27

Zimbabwe’s business sector has lamented the looming power crisis if the country’s biggest electricity producer ZPC goes ahead with a proposed shutdown of hydro-electricity plant Kariba Power Station.


China grants amnesty to mark anniversary of WW2 victory

Saturday 29 August 2015 20:29

Chinese President Xi Jinping granted an amnesty on Saturday to jailed war veterans and bedridden or disabled elderly prisoners to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two.


Lesotho government accuses those who fled the country of exaggeration

Saturday 29 August 2015 19:42

The Lesotho government says people who have fled the country are sensationalising threats to their safety.


Fly Africa to open new routes in East and West Africa

Saturday 29 August 2015 18:51

Southern Africa-focused low-cost airline Fly Africa will expand to fly new routes to destinations in East and West Africa, Gabon's president said on Saturday.


Young Scientists showcase their experiments at a Science Expo

Saturday 29 August 2015 18:32

South Africa is faced with electricity and water restriction; but young scientists are working hard to mitigate this.


Zuma pays tribute to actor Roland Mqwebu

Saturday 29 August 2015 10:57

President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to actor and entertainer Roland Mqwebu, who died on Friday following a long illness.


Two-time African champion, Victor Hugo, missed out on qualifying for the final in the discus throw.
SA athletes fail to impress at IAAF World Championships

Saturday 29 August 2015 20:47

South Africa's athletes struggled on the penultimate day of the 2015 IAAF World championships currently underway in Beijing.


SABC Group executive news and current affairs, Jimi Matthews.
All news demands informed context: Jimi Matthews

Friday 28 August 2015 09:46

In common with our counterparts abroad, South Africa are battling with declining viewers and listeners, writes Jimi Matthews.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the trial of Oscar Pistorius.


34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

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