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15:00 (GMT+2) Wed, 18 Jan 2017
A suspended 33-year-old police constable, who was out on bail in a murder case, appeared in the Empangala Magistrate’s Court in Gauteng on Wednesday for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.The Independent Investigative Directorate (IPID) said i
12:25 (GMT+2) Wed, 18 Jan 2017
Statistics South Africa says that headline CPI rate in December was 6.8%.Stats SA said on Wednesday that that this was 0.2% higher than the corresponding annual rate of 6.6% in November last year.It said on average, prices increased by 0.4% between N
06:00 (GMT+2) Wed, 18 Jan 2017
JOHANNESBURG, January 17 (ANA) – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Tuesday called for government to nationalise the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb).Cosatu was responding to a leaked preliminary report by the Public Protec
05:00 (GMT+2) Wed, 18 Jan 2017
DAVOS, January 17 (ANA) – South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa sought to deliver a message of hope as he addressed the country delegation at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday.Likening 2016 to the flight over t
12:44 (GMT+2) Tue, 17 Jan 2017
The case against a man who posted a racist rant on Facebook over Diwali celebrations was postponed in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.Johannes David “Dawie” Kriel faces a charge of crimen injuria for sending the social medi
12:38 (GMT+2) Tue, 17 Jan 2017
The majority of families whose Ford Kuga SUVs burst into flames in South Africa in the past few months will be filing a class action lawsuit, their attorney announced on Tuesday.“Initially I have been instructed by the Jimmy family [Reshall Jim
08:14 (GMT+2) Tue, 17 Jan 2017
People living in the suburbs around Deer Park in Cape Town, where a fire had raged for most of the night, woke on Tuesday in homes covered in ash after a horrible smoky night.“It feels worse every time although I guess it can’t be since w