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EFF keeps undermining parliament: ANC

The Economic Freedom Fighters were committed to undermining Parliament through chaotic conduct, the ANC said on Wednesday.

Tiny galaxy harbours black-hole surprise

Astronomers using the Hubble orbital telescope found a "supermassive" black hole lurking at the heart of the only dwarf galaxy ever observed to host one, they reported Wednesday.

TUT management and students re-open talks: SRC

Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) management and the student representative council (SRC) have re-opened talks to resolve the ongoing protests at the university, the SRC said on Wednesday.

Government did not delay the announcement: Minister

Government did not take long to announce the deaths of South Africans in the Nigeria church building collapse, International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane said on Wednesday.

Scotland braces for a historic independence vote

The campaign for Scotland's independence referendum went down to the wire on Wednesday ahead of a knife-edge vote that will either see Scotland break away from the United Kingdom or gain sweeping new powers.

Pistorius can expect a cool reception from the Paralympics

If Oscar Pistorius manages to avoid a lengthy prison sentence and returns to the track, he can expect a cool reception from Paralympic organizers.

Joost has never met with faith healer Joshua

Former Springbok rugby player Joost van der Westhuizen has never met faith healer TB Joshua, a family representative said on Wednesday.

Parliament registry reveals Ramaphosa's riches

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is a very wealthy politician, according to the 2014 Register of Members' Interests, tabled at Parliament on Wednesday.

#Knowyourspeaker? Is this RSA parliament, or ANC parliament?

Parliament started a "know your speaker" campaign on social networking site Twitter on Wednesday, following the opposition parties' defeat in a vote of no confidence in Speaker Baleka Mbete.

Malema, Shivambu kicked out of parliament - again

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema and his Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu were booted from the National Assembly on Wednesday after accusing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa of "murdering" 34 Marikana mineworkers.
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Tevez back in the frame for Argentina

Recently-appointed Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said Wednesday he is set to hand Juventus striker Carlos Tevez an international lifeline after the former Manchester United and City star was left out of their World Cup squad.

MTN8 Final: Players with a point to prove

South Africa’s domestic big guns will square off for the rights to national supremacy on Saturday evening when Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs clash in this year’s edition of the MTN8 Cup.

Van der Burgh has a need for speed

In attempting to expand his repertoire, Cameron van der Burgh's performances in his specialist 50m and 100m events were negatively affected, the Olympic gold medallist admitted on Wednesday.

Hitzfeld predicts player unrest in powerful Bayern squad

Former Bayern Munich coach Ottmar Hitzfeld thinks there could be a player backlash when the Bundesliga champions return to full strength, he explained in an interview with Bild on Wednesday.

Gallery: Bayern v Man City - 10 players who could affect the result

The Champions League kicked-off last night with some marquee fixtures, but tonight presents the biggest clash in the opening round of this season's edition. The Group E clash between 2012 winners, Bayern, and this season's hopefuls and Manchester City, is the promises to be a great spectacle between the two teams who'll be meeting each other at this stage for the third in the past four editions. Here's Times LIVE's list of 10 players who we think will have an impact at the Alliaz Arena tonight, where Bayern have won only one of their last five Champions League games against English clubs - two defeats and draws.

Miracle in the rubble

Trapped in a space no bigger than an office chair, a South African woman survived five days on a trickle of water from a broken pipe before being pulled yesterday from the rubble of the collapsed guest house at The Synagogue Church of All Nations, in Nigeria.

Lassies could scotch bid for independence

The fate of the UK rests in the hands of women voters, according to an exclusive poll for The Daily Telegraph which shows that the Scottish independence referendum is on a knife edge.

Cyril holds onto his Big Mac

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is holding on to his shareholding and directorship in McDonalds SA, a meat abattoir, a sports car maker and a property firm, only resigning from holdings in industries directly regulated by government, such as mining.

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Eskom not complying with order, says Westinghouse

Company says Eskom has failed to hand over documents related to the awarding of a R4bn tender to Areva NP Proprietary

Petra sells rare blue diamond for $27.6m

Revenue from diamond auctions could accelerate dividend payments and fund Petra’s capital expenditure

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