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One of the suspects is believed to be a legitimate police officer. ( )

Hawks pounced on bogus cops

The Hawks have bust a gang of robbers who posed as policemen.

Police will act when attacked: Phiyega
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:44
Eight held for Cape Town bus damage
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:33
AbaThembu king rejects postponement on Zuma case
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:22
Police will act when attacked: Phiyega
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:44
Eight held for Cape Town bus damage
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:33
AbaThembu king rejects postponement on Zuma case
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:22
Bafana Bafana final squad for Sudan named
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:15
Pretoria Telkom store robbed
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:05

South Africa

No intention of introducing death penalty: Zuma

Wednesday 3 September 2014 07:37

President Jacob Zuma says government has no intention to call for a referendum on the re-introduction of the death penalty for serious crimes.

Africa

We underestimated the magnitude of Ebola outbreak: WHO

Wednesday 3 September 2014 05:57

The head of the World Health Organisation has conceded that all agencies including her own, had underestimated the magnitude and complexity of the Ebola outbreak centred in West Africa.

World

Islamic State issues video of beheading of US hostage

Wednesday 3 September 2014 08:05

The Islamic State militant group released a video on Tuesday purporting to show the beheading of a second American hostage, journalist Steven Sotloff.

Politics

Malema to know his fate on Botswana

Wednesday 3 September 2014 05:37

An announcement is expected on Wednesday on whether EFF leader Julius Malema will be allowed to enter Botswana or not.

Business

Petrol price drop beneficial to consumers

Wednesday 3 September 2014 05:39

Hard pressed consumers will benefit from a drop of 67 cents in the price of petrol which came into effect on Tuesday night.

Science

The European airplane company signed an agreement with the National Aerospace Centre and Hydrogen South Africa to develop the new hydrogen fuel cell.
Airbus to further develop new hydrogen fuel cell

Tuesday 2 September 2014 17:50

European airplane company Airbus has signed an agreement with the National Aerospace Centre and Hydrogen South Africa to further develop a new hydrogen fuel cell to slash carbon dioxide emissions.

Lifestyle

Apple says its systems not to blame for celebrity photo breach

Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:35

The week before a crucial launch of its new iPhone, Apple Inc said intimate photos of celebrities including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence were leaked online through the apparent hacking.

Sport

Bafana Bafana final squad for Sudan named

Wednesday 3 September 2014 06:15

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba and his technical team have named the final 24-man team to travel to Sudan on Wednesday.

Opinion

Majavu says the prevailing view is that black Africans living in Western countries are the diseased ‘other’ who pose a threat to the health of whites.
Medical Racism and the African Patient

Tuesday 2 September 2014 12:35

Mandisi Majavu describes how medical folklore demonises Africans all over the world.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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