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Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says there are a number of issues that still need to be discussed which are not easy. ( )

Nzimande still to make announcement on University fees hike

The South African Students Congress, Sasco says it will have another meeting with Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande on Thursday.

Krejcir murder trial case postponed
Wednesday 31 August 2016 20:51
UP student apologises for ‘racist’ post
Wednesday 31 August 2016 20:31
Streetscapes Project brings hope in Cape Town
Wednesday 31 August 2016 20:10

South Africa

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Africa

Nigeria approves plan to borrow more from abroad as recession hits

Wednesday 31 August 2016 21:15

Nigeria's government has approved a three-year plan to borrow more from abroad, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun said on Wednesday.

World

Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's country retreat Chequers in Buckinghamshire to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans, Britain August 31, 2016.
British PM May gathers ministers to hear views on Brexit

Wednesday 31 August 2016 16:43

Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will not trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon treaty to start the exit procedure until next year.

Politics

ANC branch calls for Zuma, NEC to resign

Wednesday 31 August 2016 20:59

The African National Congress (ANC) Sefako Makgatho branch in the Greater Johannesburg region has called on President Jacob Zuma and the entire National Executive Committee to resign.

Business

Ben Ngubane says reports related to the Gupta family are intended to portray Eskom in negative light.
Nothing sinister about Gupta contract: Ben Ngubane

Wednesday 31 August 2016 15:47

Eskom Chairperson Ben Ngubane says there was nothing sinister about the power utility's contract with Gupta owned company, Tegeta that supplied coal to Eskom.

Science

Apple should hand over to Ireland unpaid taxes of up to 13 billion euros ruled to be illegal state aid.
Irish cabinet may need more time to decide on Apple appeal

Wednesday 31 August 2016 19:01

Ireland's cabinet may be given more time to decide on whether to back the finance minister's recommendation on Apple tax bill appeal.

Lifestyle

Streetscapes Project brings hope in Cape Town

Wednesday 31 August 2016 20:10

A number of the homeless people in Cape Town are turning into avid gardeners.

Sport

Para-cyclist Justine Asher promises gold for SA in Rio

Wednesday 31 August 2016 17:44

One of South Africa's hopefuls to bring back gold from Rio is 44 year-old Para-cyclist Justine Asher.

Opinion

Lessons from Kenya on what’s holding back solar technology in Africa

Wednesday 31 August 2016 10:20

The spread of solar and other modern energy technologies in African countries is considerably low.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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