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Pistorius ‘deserved life imprisonment’

Oscar Pistorius should have been given a harsher sentence, the National Freedom Party Youth Movement has said.

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Nene faces hard budget choices

South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene may use his first mid-term budget to announce asset sales.

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Man 'stones daughter to death'

An elderly Syrian took part in stoning his daughter to death for alleged adultery, in a video by the Islamic State gr...

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This is a man’s world, leave Mars to women

Thanks to their size, women are, on average, cheaper to launch and fly than men, writes Kate Greene.

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Boks cast eye to World Cup

Despite a looming northern hemisphere tour, Sprinbok captain Jean de Villiers said they already had an eye on next year's World Cup.

Online dating goes bad

Firefighters rescued a woman from a chimney after she became stuck while allegedly breaking into the home of a man she met online.