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More details on Thandiswa Mazwai's tribute album to SA legends

Thandiswa Mazwai is dedicating her next project to some of the country's biggest music legends, and she can't wait for you to hear it!

SACA in dark about Cricket quota move

South Africans who discovered unexpectedly that race quotas would be part of the selectorial equation at national level are in interesting company - the SA Cricketers’ Association (SACA) were also in the dark.

We'll arrest makers of unsafe paraffin stoves: Davies

Manufacturers of unsafe‚ illegal paraffin stoves‚ which are responsible for many deadly fires each year‚ will be arrested and prosecuted‚ Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has warned.
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Vuwani communities sign deal to let election proceed without violence

Traditional leaders from Vuwani‚ in Limpopo‚ have sealed a deal with the government to end months of tension in the area caused by demarcation disputes.
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Opinion: Rabada 'the best thing to happen to SA cricket in years'

It said plenty about the strange state of SA cricket that on the same day that Kagiso Rabada became the undisputed champion of Cricket SA’s (CSA) annual awards‚ the suits revealed that race quotas in national teams were to be formalised.

Cassper denies making a comparison between Lebo Mathosa and Babes Wodumo

Cassper Nyovest has hit back at the slew of criticism that he received after claiming that there is no one local artist like Babes Wodumo since Lebo Mathosa. He explained that it wasn't a comparison between the two artists, but that the Wololo hitmaker reminded him of Lebo.

Pope Francis falls in Poland, escapes injury

Pope Francis fell after apparently stumbling down a step on an altar during a visit to Poland but quickly got back to his feet, seemingly without injury.

DA to use PAIA to obtain Inkwazi’s maintenance records

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will on Thursday submit a Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) application “to gain access to the maintenance records of the presidential jet – Inkwazi”.

Economy continued to shed more jobs, report shows

Unemployment in SA remained high in the second quarter of 2016 — falling just 0.1 of a percentage point to 26.6%, Statistics SA’s Quarterly Labour Force Survey showed on Thursday.

US theory on Democratic Party breach: Hackers meant to leave Russia's mark

Some US intelligence officials suspect that Russian hackers who broke into Democratic Party computers may have deliberately left digital fingerprints to show Moscow is a "cyberpower" that Washington should respect.

Breast milk protein protects preterm babies from infection, study finds

New research from scientists at an American university reveals that giving premature babies a synthetic form of lactoferrin -- a protein naturally present in breast milk -- can eliminate staphylococcus epidermidis, a staph infection that can be deadly in infants born preterm.

Big Nuz won't play at IFP gig

Award-winning kwaito group Big Nuz have hit back at event adverts claiming they will be performing at an upcoming IFP rally.

Sports injury clinic a first for SA

The Sports Injury Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital is a first for South Africa.

What it means when kids walk on their toes

When toddlers are learning to walk, many spend some time walking up on their tip toes, which is known as toe walking.
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'I don't know what you mean by censorship' - Faith Muthambi on SABC

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi on Thursday dismissed concerns that "censorship" is being implemented at the SABC.

WATCH: Some SA white men CAN dance

A video of a student at the University of Pretoria showing off some slick dance moves has not only proved that white men can dance but also sent out a powerful message that different races can live in harmony.

Two arrested‚ military gear seized after navy burglary

Two people were arrested in an intelligence-driven overnight raid in the southern suburbs of Cape Town for allegedly stealing weapons‚ ammunition and hand grenades from the country’s biggest naval base at Simon’s Town.

Sfiso Ncwane shocked over claims of 'neglect' from his daughter

Gospel star Sfiso Ncwane has told TMG Entertainment that he is in absolute shock over claims of 'neglect' levelled against him by his 18-year-old daughter.

Leave Madiba in peace, says EFF leader

EFF leader Julius Malema says the DA and the ANC should stop squabbling about the name of Nelson Mandela and concentrate on winning voters through their own work.

Tornadoes not so rare in Mzansi

Tornadoes such as the one that tore through Tembisa, on the East Rand, on Tuesday afternoon hit South Africa on average twice a year.

Motaung pours cold water on Kaizer Chiefs move for Steven Pienaar

Kaizer Chiefs manager Bobby Motaung says it is highly unlikely that the glamour club will sign former Everton star Steven Pienaar.

WATCH: How Gugu Zulu's daughter stole the hearts of many at the memorial service

Gugu Zulu's one-year-old daughter, Lelethu, stole the hearts of many South Africans at her father's incredibly emotional memorial service as she was heard crying, and later on, playing in a separate room as the service got underway.

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Moriri’s future at Sundowns remains uncertain as negotiations continue

Discussions with Surprise Moriri over an extension to his contract are still continuing with no immediate solution‚ Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane said.

Chester Williams gives the Lions glowing endorsement

Former Springbok Chester Williams was in the Cats team that played in the semifinals of the old Super 12 competition 16 years ago.

"The days of apartheid are gone" – Pitso Mosimane

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has fired a shot of disdain at the short-term thinking of PSL clubs who do not take continental competitions seriously.

Sports injury clinic a first for SA

The Sports Injury Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital is a first for South Africa.

Transfer-listed Xulu‚ Manqele‚ Mthembu set for Chiefs first team return

Kaizer Chiefs’ three transfer-listed players are yet to receive offers from rival clubs‚ and they are showing “positive signs” that just might prolong their stay at the club‚ says Amakhosi football manager Bobby Motaung.

Can Hyundai beat Mercedes and BMW at their own game?

When the 2017 Hyundai Genesis G80 goes on sale this fall it will do so as a car with more passenger space than a Mercedes E Class, more horsepower than a Cadillac CTS and with a raft of active safety systems as standard that even Volvo S90 drivers are offered as optional extras.

An ombud’s guide to dealing with high-maintenance complainants

There has been a steady increase in unreasonable conduct on the part of people complaining to the Ombudsman for Long Term Insurance‚ fuelled by what Ron McLaren describes as “anger‚ frustration and an exaggerated sense of entitlement”.

Right energy mix is what matters

Eskom doesn’t want you to know a mix of new-build renewables and gas is now cheaper than the proposed mix of existing coal and new coal and nuclear builds, writes Bronwyn Nortje

Spoke in wheel for price fixing

Decisions by the Competition Tribunal reaffirm its tough stance against cartels, writes Hardin Ratshisusu

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