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Heavy snow covers vast swathes of the Eastern Cape.
Heavy snow covers vast swathes of the Eastern Cape. ( )

Icy conditions continue to grip SA

Large parts of the country remain in an icy grip. The Weather Service says temperatures should start to increase by Saturday afternoon.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered the sinking of the vessel.
Kenya sinks drug ship
Friday 29 August 2014 20:34
More than 700 rhino have been killed in the country this year alone.
KNP starts to move rhinos
Friday 29 August 2014 20:22
Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.
Unions failed workers: Vavi
Friday 29 August 2014 19:47
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered the sinking of the vessel.
Kenya sinks drug ship
Friday 29 August 2014 20:34
More than 700 rhino have been killed in the country this year alone.
KNP starts to move rhinos
Friday 29 August 2014 20:22
Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.
Unions failed workers: Vavi
Friday 29 August 2014 19:47
The exact mandate of the Nkandla ad-hoc committee, has been referred back to the National Assembly.
DA welcomes referral of Nkandla terms
Friday 29 August 2014 18:55
Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema.
Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema.

South Africa

Heavy snow covers vast swathes of the Eastern Cape.
Icy conditions continue to grip SA

Friday 29 August 2014 20:44

Large parts of the country remain in an icy grip. The Weather Service says temperatures should start to increase by Saturday afternoon.

Africa

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered the sinking of the vessel.
Kenya sinks drug ship

Friday 29 August 2014 20:34

The Kenyan navy has sunk a ship which was seized while carrying drugs worth millions of rand to the coastal city of Mombasa.

World

 Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says the conference with ambassadors is aimed at  ensuring economic transformation.
'SA has good cooperation with international countries'

Friday 29 August 2014 11:30

Department of International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says South Africa has good cooperation with international countries.

Politics

The exact mandate of the Nkandla ad-hoc committee, has been referred back to the National Assembly.
DA welcomes referral of Nkandla terms

Friday 29 August 2014 18:55

The DA on Friday hailed the referral of the Nkandla ad hoc committee's terms of reference to Parliament as a victory for accountability.

Business

Audi says the brakes will still function but the brake enhancing function from the booster may fail because of a potential leak in a membrane.
Audi recalls 70 000 cars

Friday 29 August 2014 16:11

Volkswagen's  premium brand Audi will recall 70,000 cars world wide because of a potential fault with the brake booster, a spokesman for the company said on Friday.

Science

Catch up on some of the highlights of the week in science in the SABC Digital News Science and Environmental Wrap.
Science and Environmental Wrap, 29 August 2014

Friday 29 August 2014 13:54

Science and environment news highlights of the week.

Lifestyle

Mohlamme was well known for his role as Markus in the 1989 Afrikaans film, 'n Pot vol Winter.
Veteran actor and playwright Boikie Mohlamme dies

Friday 29 August 2014 10:43

Veteran actor, playwright and doyen of Soweto theatre, Boikie Mohlamme, has died of heart failure. He was 84.

Sport

Dale Steyn with three for 36 as the home side was bowled out for 170.
Proteas get a bonus point from Zimbabwe

Friday 29 August 2014 19:20

The South African cricket team has easily beaten Zimbabwe by 61 runs in the triangular series in Harare, despite a batting collapse by the Proteas in their innings.

Opinion

Don’t blame media for ANC, Madonsela spat: Tsedu

Friday 29 August 2014 09:05

The media has not interfered nor created any drama in the recent spat between the office of the Public Protector and the African National Congress.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

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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