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LIVE: 'SA is burning, we don't have the luxury to waste time' - OUTA

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OUTA will reveal its plan for combating state capture, handing the plan over to Parliament and political parties after a media briefing and presentation.

South Africa

Cop shot in the face during police station shootout

40 minutes ago

A brazen gunman has opened fire in a Cape Town police station in the early hours of the morning, hitting a sergeant in the face.


Malusi Gigaba, Ernie Els and the curious case of the Guptas' citizenship

2017-06-28 08:17

We should be careful not to become too blasé about what look like relatively small transgressions among our Cabinet ministers, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

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Harris leaps to AB's defence

2017-06-28 09:55

Former Proteas spinner Paul Harris says that some of the abuse coming AB de Villiers' way is unjustified.

South Africa

Burnt Knysna horse walks home along N2

2017-06-28 09:26

A burnt horse that survived 16 days in the veld after devastating wildfires near Knysna has found his way back to the farm where he lives by walking along the N2.


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Africa is high on the G20 summit agenda. But will Trump thwart progress?

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If the G20 is to remain relevant in the quest for more inclusive and fair global governance, Africa offers an historic opportunity for collective action, despite the absence of the US under Trump, writes John Stremlau.

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Can pregnancy symptoms hint at baby's gender?

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French director loves filming in Cape Town

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Eskom and clean energy

Nuclear and coal lobbies threaten to scupper renewables in SA.

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