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Reassurance that pensions will not be ‘nationalised’
22/8/2014 12:00
Reassurance that pensions will not be ‘nationalised’The Cabinet has allayed fears that the government would take away workers’ pensions, saying widespread claims about the nationalisation of the pensions were a false alarm.
Analysis: Turn of tide in rhino survival
20/8/2014 11:43
Analysis: Turn of tide in rhino survivalThe integrated strategic management of rhinoceros plan is something we can all rejoice about.
Mthethwa not on Facebook
2/9/2014 16:18
Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa on Tuesday distanced himself from a Facebook profile purporting to be him.
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Obama: 'We have to be guided by the facts, not fear' on EbolaObama: 'We have to be guided by the facts, not fear' on Ebola
25/10/2014 12:15
President Barack Obama commended New Yorkers for their calm reaction to the city's first case of Ebola and told Americans in his weekly address
Zuma outlines ambitious oil exploration plansZuma outlines ambitious oil exploration plans
15/10/2014 13:24
President Jacob Zuma outlined ambitious plans on Wednesday for oil and gas exploration in coastal waters that he said could contain as much as 9 billion barrels of crude and vast quantities of natural gas.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to undergo surgery: daughterWinnie Madikizela-Mandela to undergo surgery: daughter
13/10/2014 14:01
Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is to be admitted to hospital to undergo surgery, her daughter said on Monday.
Texas health care worker tests positive for EbolaTexas health care worker tests positive for Ebola
12/10/2014 11:59
A health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who provided care for an Ebola patient there has tested positive for Ebola in a preliminary test, the Texas Department of State Health Services said in a statement on Sunday.
Don't isolate Africa over Ebola: IMF chiefDon't isolate Africa over Ebola: IMF chief
12/10/2014 11:30
IMF chief Christine Lagarde pleaded with people to remember that all of Africa has not been hit with the deadly Ebola epidemic, which remains relatively isolated in three countries.
Malala 'pride of Pakistan': PMMalala 'pride of Pakistan': PM
10/10/2014 16:20
Malala Yousafzai was hailed as the "pride of Pakistan" by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, as a former fellow pupil said the award was a victory for every girl in the country.
1.7 million arrested, contact-related crimes decrease1.7 million arrested, contact-related crimes decrease
19/9/2014 12:19
Contact-related crimes decreased by an overall 1.3% in the 2013/2014 financial year, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega said on Friday.
Murder, attempted murder upMurder, attempted murder up
19/9/2014 11:21
Murder has increased by 5% in the past year, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega said on Friday.
Nhleko laments increased violenceNhleko laments increased violence
19/9/2014 11:15
There were higher levels of violence in society, Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko said on Friday.
Scottish pro-independence leader concedes defeatScottish pro-independence leader concedes defeat
19/9/2014 7:45
Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond on Friday conceded defeat in his party's campaign for independence from the rest of the United Kingdom, after all but one result from the historic referendum was declared.
Third of municipalities doing well: GordhanThird of municipalities doing well: Gordhan
18/9/2014 13:22
Recent assessment of municipalities' performance shows over a third are doing well, Co-operative Governance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Thursday.
Shivambu withdraws his middle fingerShivambu withdraws his middle finger
18/9/2014 12:43
Economic Freedom Fighters chief whip Floyd Shivambu has vowed to "publicly withdraw the middle finger" after flipping the bird at Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday.
Five key questions that will determine Pistorius's fateFive key questions that will determine Pistorius's fate
9/9/2014 10:03
Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius returns to court on Thursday for judgement in his murder trial.
Zuma congratulates Z.C.C on New Year mass celebrationZuma congratulates Z.C.C on New Year mass celebration
6/9/2014 12:36
President Jacob Zuma wished the Zion Christian Church (Z.C.C) well ahead of their annual New Year Celebration during the weekend.
Editorial: Pansy’s fall a lesson to allEditorial: Pansy’s fall a lesson to all
4/9/2014 9:52
Since its formation in 1993, South Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has developed a formidable reputation for efficiently managing elections.