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Germany commits nearly R1 billion to South Africa

Germany has committed to provide nearly R1 billion to South Africa for various joint projects, the German embassy said on Friday.

Ramaphosa misrepresented accord: Maimane

Parliamentary opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Friday accused Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa of misrepresenting undertakings given at a crisis meeting to mend fences between the ruling party and the opposition in Parliament.

Power cuts will last all weekend: Eskom

Power cuts are scheduled to take place throughout the weekend, Eskom said on Friday afternoon.

New shrimp species discovered in False Bay

A new shrimp species has been discovered in False Bay, the University of Cape Town (UCT) said on Friday.

NPA files Dewani response

The NPA filed papers on Friday in response to British businessman Shrien Dewani's lawyers' heads of argument in an application for his discharge on charges of conspiring to kill his wife Anni.

Disgraced Pistorius spends birthday behind bars

Oscar Pistorius, serving a five-year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, turns 28 on Saturday -- his first birthday behind bars, and a world away from his former life as a jet-setting celebrity.

Two unions accept Post office increase of 6.5%

A wage agreement has been reached with two of three recognised unions at the SA Post Office (Sapo), it said on Friday.

Power cuts - find your load shedding schedules

With power cuts and load shedding plunging many parts of South Africa into darkness, TimesLIVE has pulled together a list of schedules to help you plan around it.

'You are a disgrace', deputy speaker tells MPs

"You are a disgrace", National Assembly Deputy Speaker Lechesa Tsenoli told MPs on Friday, after shouting broke out across the House in the final minutes of a joint sitting debate on violence against women and children.

No reprieve for Qwelane in answering hate speech case

Former South African High Commissioner to Uganda Jon Qwelane may not have a hate speech case against him put on ice while he challenges the constitutionality of the Equality Act.

Road rage redlines

South African drivers are stressed out and are taking it out on one another.

'Say goodbye to the kids'

Hours before he was gunned down in an ambush, an East Rand taxi owner told his wife to say goodbye to his children for him.

PetroSA boss storms newspaper

Controversial PetroSA chairman Tshepo Kgadima stormed into the Times Media Group's Johannesburg offices yesterday demanding to speak to the editor of Business Day, Songezo Zibi, who had published a story that painted him as an alleged fraudster.

Sunday Times journalists arrested

Two Sunday Times journalists were arrested after trying to interview drug trafficker Sheryl Cwele in prison.

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Disgraced Pistorius spends birthday behind bars

Oscar Pistorius, serving a five-year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, turns 28 on Saturday -- his first birthday behind bars, and a world away from his former life as a jet-setting celebrity.

Coach Gharib gets the boot for Egypt's Afcon qualifying failure

Shawky Gharib was on Friday sacked as coach of Egypt for failing to qualify the Pharaohs for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Australia beat South Africa by three wickets to take five-match series 3-1

Steve Smith smashed a brilliant century to lead Australia to a series-clinching three-wicket win over South Africa in their fourth one-day international on Friday.

Hamilton fastest in first Abu Dhabi practice

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton struck a psychological blow with the fastest time in Friday's first practice for Formula One's Abu Dhabi title decider.

World Cup should be taken away from Qatar, says FIFA presidential candidate Champagne

The 2022 World Cup should be held in Qatar only if the exploitation of migrant workers stops, FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne told Reuters in an interview.

Ramaphosa misrepresented accord: Maimane

Parliamentary opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Friday accused Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa of misrepresenting undertakings given at a crisis meeting to mend fences between the ruling party and the opposition in Parliament.

Cadillac has BMW in its sights with the new ATS-V

The ATS-V is the first 'hot' high-performance Cadillac ever to get a turbocharged engine and as if to make up for lost time the company has decided to go with two turbos, rather than just one.

Cookbook of the Year 2014

Bingo and sports betting make inroads into casinos

Gross gambling revenues from bingo operations rise 67.5% last year

Union finds another Eskom silo crack

Solidarity claims to have warned Majuba management about ‘increasing vibrations’

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A crocodile killed and ate a pregnant woman on the shores of a lake in north-eastern Uganda, a senior wildlife official said Thursday, making her the 30th victim of such reptile attacks in the east African nation this year.

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