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Monday, 12-22-14, 9:58Five Bodies Found - 'Possible Serial Killer' in Cape[SAPA]The decomposing bodies of five women have been discovered close to the Century City and Akasia train stations in Cape Town over the last ten months, mayor Patricia de Lille said on Sunday. read more...
Saturday, 12-20-14, 9:47Not-So-Trivial Trivia Trumps On Trivia SA[Biz-Community]Did you know that the man behind the popular Zuma Eskom meme actually runs an entire site based on trivia? Ian de Jager, 'Fun Master' and all round graphics artist and bottle washer at Trivia SA, tells us more... read more...
Saturday, 12-20-14, 9:30Minister Welcomes Arrest of 16 Rhino Poachers[SAnews.gov.za]Pretoria -Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa has welcomed the arrest of 16 members of a rhino horn smuggling syndicate in Prague, Czechoslovakia. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 14:572014 in Review - a Turbulent Year in South African Politics[Africa Check]It has been a stormy year in South African politics. We look back at our fact-checks of dodgy data, political spin, false claims, bogus qualifications and a bizarre conspiracy. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 14:09Tickets for Bafana Bafana Vs Zambia Friendly On Sale[SAFA]Bafana Bafana will face Zambia in an international friendly on 4 January at Orlando Stadium - a match that will be used as a farewell match for the Senior Men's National Team before leaving for Central African nation of Gabon en route to the 2015 CAF Orange Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 12:48Do Prisoners Have Access to Better Medical Facilities Than the Public?[Africa Check]South Africa's Deputy Minister of Correctional Services Thabang Makwetla has said that correctional facilities in South Africa are not the "disease-infested", poorly serviced centres of public perception. Africa Check investigated the claim. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 8:19Kashmir Floods - 'I Am Unable to Forget the Scenes of My Village When the Flood Hit'[The Daily Vox]This past September, devastating floods and landslides in Jammu and Kashmir, led to the deaths of nearly 300 people. In addition, more than 253,000 homes and 648,000 hectares of crop land were damaged or destroyed. A government assessment has estimated that Kashmir has suffered a loss of at least one trillian Indian rupees (about R184-billion). read more...
Thursday, 12-18-14, 13:42Revenue Service Deputy Commissioner's Suspension a Breach of Contract[SAPA]Johannesburg -The SA Revenue Service (Sars) breached deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay's contract when it suspended him without giving written notice, the Labour Court in Johannesburg found on Thursday. read more...
Thursday, 12-18-14, 7:13Motorists Set for Fuel Price Bonanza[SAPA]International oil prices have dropped steeply and motorists are set for a fuel bonanza in the new year, the Automobile Association said on Wednesday. read more...
Wednesday, 12-17-14, 15:09President Zuma Accepts SABC Board Chairperson Resignation[SAnews.gov.za]Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation with immediate effect of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board chairperson Ellen Tshabalala. read more...

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