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Nene gives Eskom R20bn

The government is to inject R20-billion cash into Eskom, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says.

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Help find mall robbery suspects

Police need help to find suspects linked armed robberies at malls in Somerset West and Brackenfell in Cape Town.

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Morne will do anything for WC call up

Dolphins opener Morne van Wyk says he would love nothing more than being part of the Proteas’ World Cup squad....

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Sphinx discovered at Greek tomb

The head of a near-intact marble sphinx has been discovered in the largest tomb ever unearthed in Amphipolis, norther...

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Nene: It’s not austerity, but...

The medium-term budget brings another round of cuts in government spending and hints of big tax increases next year.

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Mthembu still in ICU

ANC MP Jackson Mthembu remains in the intensive care unit of a Witbank hospital after being shot in an armed robbery, the ruling party said.

Syria ‘shoots down’ two IS jets

Syria's air force destroyed two fighter jets operated by Islamic State militants in the north of the country, Information Minister Omran Zoabi ...

The future of food

A food hall that looks like a spaceship has opened in the Netherlands' and the food is out of this world, writes Katie Amey. [VIDEO]

Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze ...

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.< ...

Community refuses to budge before MyCiTi expansion
Mixed communities in Plumstead and Wynberg say the construction of a MyCiTi "freeway" through their peaceful suburbs will, like the Group Areas Act of apartheid, rip apar ...