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The panel is expected to give a final report on e tolls with recommendations to the Gauteng provincial government by 30 November. ( )

E-toll user-pay principles are flawed: Cosatu

Cosatu says the panel of 15 chosen to assess the socio-economic impact of the e-tolls in Gauteng should look at the so-called user-pay principles of the system.

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Mandela Day gathers momentum
Sunday 13 July 2014 08:30
Mandela Day gathers momentum
Sunday 13 July 2014 08:30
We are not economically free: Mathunjwa
Sunday 13 July 2014 06:24

South Africa

Mandela Day gathers momentum

Sunday 13 July 2014 08:30

With less than week until we celebrate the birthday of former president Nelson Mandela, South Africans have been urged to take 67 minutes of their time and devote it to making a positive change.

Africa

Landmark operation performed by an all Zimbabwean medical team
Zimbabwean conjoined twins separated

Saturday 12 July 2014 15:57

Zimbabwe doctors have successfully separated conjoined twin boys in a landmark operation performed by an all Zimbabwean medical team

World

Israeli commandos clash with Hamas gunmen in Gaza raid

Sunday 13 July 2014 07:00

Israeli navy commandos clashed with Hamas gunmen during a raid on the coast of the Gaza Strip on Sunday.

Politics

Barbra Creecy says that the ANC needs to address problems people encounter.
ANC Lekgotla aims to improve service delivery in Gauteng

Saturday 12 July 2014 20:16

Leaders of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Gauteng government are meeting for a three-day Lekgotla outside Pretoria.

Business

E-toll user-pay principles are flawed: Cosatu

Sunday 13 July 2014 09:00

Cosatu says the panel of 15 chosen to assess the socio-economic impact of the e-tolls in Gauteng should look at the so-called user-pay principles of the system.

Science

Palaeontologists are gathering to learn more about early life.
Palaeontologists converge for 18th Biennial Conference

Saturday 12 July 2014 15:40

The largest gathering of professional and amateur palaeontologists in Southern Africa is taking place this weekend at Wits University in Johannesburg.

Lifestyle

‘I Heart Music Festival’ to draw international stars

Saturday 12 July 2014 12:00

International acts such as Jessie J, Jason Derulo and Fall Out Boy will performing at the upcoming I Heart Joburg Music Festival in September.

Sport

Van Gaal says success based on Dutch way with novel tweak

Sunday 13 July 2014 07:30

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal said his team's run to third place at the World Cup was proof that there was more than one "Dutch" way of playing the game.

Opinion

Kenya's coastal killings pose insurgency risk for Kenyatta

Friday 11 July 2014 17:06

Kenya may face a full-blown insurgency on its coast unless President Uhuru Kenyatta can douse a combustible mix of ethnic rivalries, land rows and Islamist militancy.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup will take place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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