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ABDe Villiers made the fastest 150 in one day international history, hitting 162 off 66 balls, including 30 runs off the final over. ( )

De Villiers hits fastest 150 in ODI history

Proteas captain and batsman AB de Villiers' innings at the World Cup on Friday has set social media alight.

Thembelihle is burning: TCC
Friday 27 February 2015 10:44
 SADC security and Lesotho police have joined forces to  maintain law and order during the elections.
Lesotho is all set for elections
Friday 27 February 2015 08:45
Thembelihle is burning: TCC
Friday 27 February 2015 10:44
 SADC security and Lesotho police have joined forces to  maintain law and order during the elections.
Lesotho is all set for elections
Friday 27 February 2015 08:45
Hundreds of Zimbabwean students continue to queue outside the embassy hoping to secure visas weeks after most universities opened.
Zimbabweans rush to beat deadline to study in SA
Friday 27 February 2015 07:30
Currently, legislation allows motorists up to two beers.
Deadline nears on drunk driving bill submissions
Friday 27 February 2015 07:05

South Africa

 Mohau Pheko is among several South African public officials recently found to have been falsely claiming certain academic qualifications.
Mohau Pheko regrets claiming she has a PhD

Friday 27 February 2015 13:12

South Africa's ambassador to Japan Mohau Pheko says she regrets stating that she has a PhD when she does not.

Africa

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says there was no clarity on who had made the death threats two years ago.
Assassination plot did not impact on my work: Dlamini-Zuma

Friday 27 February 2015 10:28

African Union (AU) Commission Chairperson, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, says the alleged plot to assassinate her in 2012 did not impact on her work at the time.

World

There are 3.8 million refugees in Syria.
Syria’s refugee crisis approaching dangerous turning point: UN

Friday 27 February 2015 05:59

The refugee crisis related to Syria’s protracted conflict is changing and approaching a dangerous turning point.

Politics

Senzo Mchunu and David Mabuza to deliver their State of the Province addresses
KZN, Mpumalanga SOPA to address unemployment

Friday 27 February 2015 05:38

Plans to combat corruption, slow economic growth and unemployment top the list of expectations from KwaZulu-Natal political parties ahead the State of the Province address.

Business

 The coal power station is expected to be completed in  2025.
Thyspunt earmarked for nuclear power station

Friday 27 February 2015 06:46

The new site for South Africa's next nuclear power station could be announced in the next two months.

Science

New penguin rehabilitation centre opened in CT

Thursday 26 February 2015 13:54

A new R6.5 million penguin rehabilitation centre has been opened in Gansbaai in the Western Cape. The facility is a first for the Overstrand municipality.

Lifestyle

The late Umhlobo Wenene presenter, Saba Mbixane.
Saba Mbixane described as an exceptional traditionalist

Friday 27 February 2015 11:50

Scores of high profile personalities and ordinary listeners have described the late Umhlobo Wenene presenter, Saba Mbixane as an exceptional traditionalist.

Sport

De Villiers hits fastest 150 in ODI history

Friday 27 February 2015 10:15

Proteas captain and batsman AB de Villiers' innings at the World Cup on Friday has set social media alight.

Opinion

Budget 2015 exposes SA's poor economic policy making agenda

Thursday 26 February 2015 13:36

Ebrahim-Khalil Hassen argues that Budget 2015’s central failure is the absence of showing leadership in prioritising a clear programme for South Africa.

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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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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