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Spesiale verslag: Yolandé Korkie twee jaar later
Spesiale verslag: Yolandé Korkie twee jaar later Bloemfontein - Vandag twee jaar gelede is die Bloemfonteinse onderwyser-egpaar, Pierre en Yolandé Korkie, in Taiz, in die noord-ooste van Jemen deur ‘n gewelddadige bende...
Fedsas still taking NW Education Department to court
Fedsas still taking NW Education Department to court Potchefstroom - The Federation of Governing Bodies for South African Schools (Fedsas) is continuing with its legal action against the North West Department of Education.
Department can’t appeal court order – Fedsas
Department can’t appeal court order – Fedsas Johannesburg - The Gauteng Education Department says it is unhappy with the order issued yesterday in the Johannesburg high court.
Jayde Panayiotou's family in court today
Jayde Panayiotou's family in court today Port Elizabeth - Family members of murdered school teacher Jayde Panayiotou made their first appearance in the PE magistrate's court this morning where the bail hearing...
Fifa corruption probe: Officials arrested in Zurich
Fifa corruption probe: Officials arrested in Zurich Zurich - Six football officials have been arrested over corruption charges at governing body Fifa and face extradition to the US, officials say.
Korkie-egpaar vandag twee jaar gelede in Jemen ontvoer
Korkie-egpaar vandag twee jaar gelede in Jemen ontvoer Bloemfontein - Wyle Pierre Korkie se weduwee, Yolandé, en hul tienerkinders, Pieter-Ben en Lize-Marie, gaan vandag saam in dankbaarheid deurbring.
2022 Commonwealth Games would cost KZN R1.1bn
2022 Commonwealth Games would cost KZN R1.1bn Durban - It will cost the KwaZulu-Natal government nearly R1.1bn if Durban is selected to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, according to a report tabled before the...
Eskom wins 17-yr legal battle against Solidarity
Eskom wins 17-yr legal battle against Solidarity Cape Town - Eskom is set to recover legal costs from Solidarity after the trade union lost a 17-year legal battle against the power utility.
Durban to host 2016 Aids conference
Durban to host 2016 Aids conference Durban - The eThekwini Municipality will host the International Aids Conference in 2016, it was announced on Tuesday.
Numbers at xenophobia refugee camp in Durban on the rise
Numbers at xenophobia refugee camp in Durban on the rise Durban - The numbers at the only remaining xenophobia refugee camp in KwaZulu-Natal are increasing instead of decreasing, eThekwini Mayor James Nxumalo said on Tuesday.
Ancestors delaying Medupi - CRL Commission
Ancestors delaying Medupi - CRL Commission Johannesburg – The reason the Medupi power station is suffering delays is because graves were disturbed during construction, upsetting the ancestors, the CRL Rights...
Zuma to release Marikana report end of June, angers opposition
Zuma to release Marikana report end of June, angers opposition Cape Town – Almost three years after the fact, the killing of at least 34 miners in Marikana in 2012 took centre stage during President Jacob Zuma’s budget vote debate in...
Journalists manhandled, threatened by Jhb cops - Sanef
Journalists manhandled, threatened by Jhb cops - Sanef Johannesburg – A cameraman and a photographer were allegedly manhandled by metro police officers in the Johannesburg city centre on Tuesday, the SA National Editors’...
Way to provide 100% protection against Ebola possibly found
Way to provide 100% protection against Ebola possibly found New York - Scientists believe they have found a way to provide 100% protection against Ebola, after discovering the "Achilles heel" of the virus.
Dept must take schools' policies into account - judge
Dept must take schools' policies into account - judge Johannesburg - The High Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday ordered that the Gauteng Department of Education must take into account schools' admission and language policies...
Aanstelling van Kubaanse ingenieurs ’n skande – Solidariteit
Aanstelling van Kubaanse ingenieurs ’n skande – Solidariteit Bloemfontein - Die onlangse aanstelling van 48 Kubaanse eerder as Suid-Afrikaanse ingenieurs om dienslewering in die Vrystaat te verbeter, is ? skande.
Werker vas ná brand op Bethlehem
Werker vas ná brand op Bethlehem Bloemfontein - 'n 40-jarige werker van die Dihlabeng-munisipaliteit op Bethlehem is in hegtenis geneem nadat hy 'n munisipale gebou vanoggend aan die brand gesteek het.
Matjhabeng municipality still without equitable share
Matjhabeng municipality still without equitable share Bloemfontein - The Matjhabeng municipality – that includes Welkom - has not received its equitable share after almost two months into the new financial year.
Opposition parties accuse Free State premier of being dishonest
Opposition parties accuse Free State premier of being dishonest Bloemfontein - Opposition parties in the Free State reacted strongly against the appointment of 40 Cuban engineers in the provincial department of Cooperative Governance...
Re-use of graves by municipalities unconstitutional – Commission
Re-use of graves by municipalities unconstitutional – Commission JOHANNESBURG – The re-use of existing graves by municipalities was unconstitutional and trampled on the rights of the poor, the Commission for Promotion and Protection of...
Cuban engineers to be placed at rural municipalities
Cuban engineers to be placed at rural municipalities Bloemfontein - The Free State department of cooperative governance and traditional affairs is going to fork out some R90 million to pay for 40 Cuban engineers, the...
Fedsas lock horns with Gauteng Education
Fedsas lock horns with Gauteng Education Johannesburg - The Federation of School Governing Bodies is currently applying for an urgent application in the High Court in Johannesburg against Gauteng Education's...
SA's most popular smartphones revealed
SA's most popular smartphones revealed Cape Town - BlackBerry may be on the back foot in many parts of the world, but in SA, the brand continues to hold its own, despite intense marketing from rivals.
Hadeda dies after being shot with 'toy' arrow in Kloof
Hadeda dies after being shot with 'toy' arrow in Kloof Durban - The SPCA in KwaZulu-Natal has urged people not to target animals with their "toys" after a hadeda died after being shot with an arrow.
Four children die in shack fire
Four children die in shack fire Cape Town - Four children have died in a shack fire in Cape Town, the city's fire and rescue services said on Tuesday.
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