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The fire has destroyed over 4 000 hectares of land since Sunday.
The fire has destroyed over 4 000 hectares of land since Sunday. ( )

City asks for more assistance to fight raging Cape fires

The City of Cape Town has called-up all off-duty fire personnel and requested additional aircraft to assist in putting out mountain fires in the South Peninsula.

On delivering the verdict, the judge said Khulubuse Zuma’s reliance on the provision of the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act was misplaced.
Khulubuse Zuma loses Aurora court bid
Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:57
The ANC in KwaZulu- Natal says the regional leadership will remain until the PEC takes a decision.
ANC in KZN to re-run elective conference
Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:33
On delivering the verdict, the judge said Khulubuse Zuma’s reliance on the provision of the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act was misplaced.
Khulubuse Zuma loses Aurora court bid
Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:57
The ANC in KwaZulu- Natal says the regional leadership will remain until the PEC takes a decision.
ANC in KZN to re-run elective conference
Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:33

South Africa

He says that it is unfortunate that when residents began to protest, they were unaware that this type of project was already on the books.
Limpopo protesters promised tarred road

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:42

Addressing hundreds of protesting residents of Ga-Phasha and Mampuru villages, the Premier promised contractors will start work on abandoned road projects next month.

Africa

Today marks Africa Environment Day.
Economic development must not be at cost of environment: WWF

Tuesday 3 March 2015 17:16

The on-going economic development activities that are harmful to the environment will have serious implications for generations to come.

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

The organisation has accused the chief editor at the International Relations and Corporation Department of giving an instruction to a South African representative to ensure that AfriForum's applicatio
AfriForum accuses government of excluding them from UN

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:04

Civil rights organisation, AfriForum, has submitted a complaint to the United Nations Special Rapporteur accusing the government of preventing them from participating in the United Nations.

Business

Proudly SA CEO Lesley Sedibe.
Buying local goods vital in job creation: Sedibe

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:32

Proudly South African says the answer to South Africa's huge trade deficit is supporting locally manufactured goods.

Science

Greenpeace says both coal and nuclear are a dead end
Nuclear energy source could be costly for SA: Greenpeace

Tuesday 3 March 2015 19:18

Greenpeace Africa says turning to nuclear as an energy source might double electricity tariffs in South Africa.

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

Ivory Coast hero Barry retires from internationals

Tuesday 3 March 2015 20:12

Ivory Coast goalkeeper Boubacar Barry has announced his retirement from international football a month after his heroics helped his country win the African Nations Cup.

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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