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South Africa-born billionaire initially brought the case as he wants the bank to repay the R250 million he was charged to remove his remaining assets from the country. ( )

SARB defends 10% exit charge on Shuttleworth

The South African Reserve Bank insists that the 10% exit charge imposed on people who wanted to remove all their funds from the country is a necessary deterrent.

High food prices leave millions hungry
Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:00
High food prices leave millions hungry
Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:00
The men allegedly stole laptops and attempted to burn the school.
Malamulele school theft suspects seek bail
Tuesday 3 March 2015 09:31

South Africa

High food prices leave millions hungry

Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:00

After 20 years of democracy, 14 million citizens still go to bed hungry every night, while less than half the number of households in the country consistently have enough food to eat.

Africa

President Robert Mugabe held his elaborate birthday party in Victoria Falls on Saturday.
Zimbabwe oppossion slams Mugabe "racism"

Tuesday 3 March 2015 06:45

Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change on Monday criticised President Robert Mugabe's "crude and racist remarks" against white farmers.

World

The president has rejected requests from at least 16 convicted drug traffickers since he took office in October.
Indonesian president rejects clemency requests from drug traffickers

Tuesday 3 March 2015 08:28

Indonesian President, Joko Widodo has rejected clemency requests from at least 16 convicted drug traffickers since he took office in October last year.

Politics

Cosatu leaders, Sdumo Dlamini and Zwelinzima Vavi.
Cosatu president pleads with Vavi

Tuesday 3 March 2015 09:45

Cosatu President Sdumo Dlamini says the labour federation is prepared to welcome back its General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi and affiliates to the Central Executive Committe meeting.

Business

SARB defends 10% exit charge on Shuttleworth

Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:25

The South African Reserve Bank insists that the 10% exit charge imposed on people who wanted to remove all their funds from the country is a necessary deterrent.

Science

Govt urged not to rush through food security policy

Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:19

South Africa has about 13.8 million individuals that regularly experience inadequate access to food, according to government’s own figures.

Lifestyle

SANParks targets youth on anti-rhino poaching drive

Tuesday 3 March 2015 08:45

In a bid to fight rhino poaching, the South African National Parks (SANParks) has decided to educate young people about the dangers of rhino poaching.

Sport

Proteas posts formidable total against Ireland

Tuesday 3 March 2015 10:05

South Africa has posted yet another formidable total at the 2015 Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Opinion

'Poor not to blame for non-payment of services'

Tuesday 3 March 2015 12:05

Service delivery protests have become a part of life in South Africa. However many communities in South Africa, are not willing to pay for the services that they are receiving.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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