State witnesses contradict police on Macia dragging incident

2015-07-28 21:27

The trial of nine policeman allegedly responsible for the death of Mozambican taxi driver Mido Macia has begun in the High Court in Pretoria with both of the State's witnesses contradicting the policemen's version of events.

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Schools in PE's northern areas to re-open on Thursday

2015-07-28 22:37

Schools in the northern areas of Port Elizabeth will be re-opened following protests over the lack of teachers.

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Tablets stolen, won't deter Gauteng education dept

2015-07-28 22:26

The Gauteng education department says although it is disappointed by the theft of e-learning equipment at Phafogang Secondary School in Rockville, the incident will not deter it from delivering quality education to learners.


Blistering attacks, threats as US dentist outed as hunter who killed lion Cecil

2015-07-28 23:14

The Twitter and Facebook accounts and website of the US dentist who killed the famous Zimbabwean lion, Cecil, have been shut down after they were flooded with blistering attacks - and threats.

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Visa rules 'putting 1 million new jobs at risk'

2015-07-28 21:28

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba should be asked why he is not heeding the private sectors' concerns regarding the decline in tourist numbers, says the DA.


Naked Westerners get a bum rap in Asia

2015-07-28 21:29

More young Western tourists are posting photos online of themselves baring all at ancient monuments in Asia. But the locals are not persuaded that the latest internet trend is funny or cool.


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