Motsoaledi reaffirms passion for NHI amid criticism from Cosatu

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Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has defended the National Health Insurance programme and has vowed to see its implementation through at all costs.


Outa wants ‘rushed and defective’ energy plan trashed

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Outa has written to Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson requesting her to withdraw the draft Integrated Resource Plan, it has announced.


Castro's death reveals our divided world views

2016-12-06 07:56

How South Africans reacted to the death of Fidel Castro can tell us a lot about each other’s world views and help us understand each other’s political instincts better, writes Max du Preez.


Mugabe's nephew: Most people will be 'wiped out' if VP Mnangagwa becomes president

2016-12-06 08:00

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's nephew Patrick Zhuwao has accused Vice President Emmerson Mangangwa of intimidating the ruling party's members in his campaign to succeed the nonagenarian leader.

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The Cape Cobras have welcomed the return of Proteas star JP Duminy into their squad for upcoming T20 Challenge matches.


US dad gets life in prison for leaving son to die in hot car

2016-12-06 08:14

A US man has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole for leaving his toddler son to die in a hot car while he sent sexually explicit messages from his office.


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