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Activist Angy Peter found guilty of murder
Judge Robert Henney found Angy Peter and her co-accused guilty of premeditated murder. Their bail was withdrawn and they will stay in police custody.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:12:00 +0200)

Mark Shuttleworth wins landmark case against Reserve Bank
The SCA ordered the Reserve Bank to pay R250m to the billionaire who plans to use the money to support constitutional court cases against the state.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:48:00 +0200)

Nobel laureate summit cancelled over Dalai Lama visa refusal
A Cape Town summit of Nobel peace laureates has been cancelled after too many delegates pulled out over South Africa denying the Dalai Lama a visa.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:56:00 +0200)

Police escort Maimane out of Tsakane
DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane tried to deliver water to a community near Brakpan, but ANC residents chanted and booed him out of town.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:56:00 +0200)

Energy department dodges burning nuclear questions
The department of energy has been extremely vague on South Africa's prospective nuclear deal despite promising transparency regarding a new build.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:53:00 +0200)

Female driver's F1 hopes grind to a halt
Simona de Silvestro, who was aiming to be the first female F1 driver since 1976, has been booted off Sauber's testing programme for lack of funds.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:00 +0200)

Japan: More bodies discovered on volcano, death toll rises
The death toll from Japan's worst volcanic eruption in decades has risen to 48 after additional victims were discovered on the ash-covered summit.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:31:00 +0200)

Tutu salutes Hong Kong, urges support for democracy
Archbishop Desmond Tutu has asked that all who believe in democracy support the people of Hong Kong in their bid for elections.
(Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:21:00 +0200)

Hajj pilgrims denounce Isis as a 'virus'
Pilgrims in Mecca denounce atrocities by Isis as 'a virus' threatening the world, but also express concerns about the US-led air war against them.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:04:00 +0200)

Online abuse a real danger for Pakistani women
Online abuse in Pakistan is triggering real-world violence against women owing to slow responses from Facebook and Twitter and poor law enforcement.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:15:00 +0200)

China won't give in to Hong Kong independence
State media says China would not give in to Hong Kong protesters' demands for full democracy and would wait for mass protests to fizzle out.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:12:00 +0200)

Student union takes Mugabe to court
Zimbabwe students union takes President Robert Mugabe to court over the awarding of a controversial doctorate of philosophy degree to Grace Mugabe.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:49:00 +0200)

Jake White leaves Sharks for international waters
Former Springbok coach and director of rugby at the Sharks Jake White has left the provincial team to pursue international opportunities.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:06:00 +0200)

Appeals judge affirms ruling on Rwanda genocide crimes
The UN-backed tribunal for Rwanda upheld life sentences for two former heads of the ex-ruling party for genocide crimes committed in 1994.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:41:00 +0200)

Economic week ahead: SA data, US jobs, EU rates
South Africa and the US are expected to announce their latest employment statistics while China's manufacturing update will be closely watched.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:50:00 +0200)

Trust in the Capitec brand pulls bank through tough times
Despite a downgrading and the fall of unsecured lender African Bank, the latest figures show that Capitec is displaying remarkable tenacity.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

Zimbabwe students view PhD for president's wife as an 'insult'
The Zimbabwe National Students Union condemns university Vice-Chancellor Professor Levi Nyagura for condoning Grace Mugabe's bogus doctorate.
(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:24:00 +0200)

Fowler relishes battle with Rory
With McIlroy and Fowler both aged 25 and displaying a swashbuckling style, they are regarded as a duo who could influence a generation of golfers.
(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)