Tue, 21 May 2013 22:42:12 GMT
Joburg has objected to low valuations on 4 Gupta properties
The City of Johannesburg has objected to seventy-three percent (73%) of the 85 499 property value objections on the 2013 valuation roll. Included in the list of objections is 169 properties in Saxonwold plus five others within or close to Sahara Group ...
Questions over more Gupta properties
Wed, 22 May 2013 00:29:08 GMT
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Where is the justice for Anene?
Rebecca Davis studied at Rhodes University and Oxford before working in lexicography at the Oxford English Dictionary. After deciding she'd rather make up words than define them, she returned to South Africa in 2011 to write for the Daily Maverick, which ...
Why's only one person standing trial for killing of Anene Booysen? - DA
NPA drops charges in Anene Booysen rape, murder case
Anene accused back in the dock
Wed, 22 May 2013 02:24:34 GMT
Oklahoma rescuers wind down search for survivors in wake of savage tornado
Rescue workers were scaling back their search for survivors amid the devastation wrought by one of the most powerful tornadoes in modern US history on Tuesday. Hundreds of US National Guard, police and medical staff spent the day combing through piles ...
US tornado rescue effort nears end
Oklahoma tornado: Emergency warning system hailed as a lifesaver
Oklahoma tornado aftermath: Prayers and song amid the darkness
Tue, 21 May 2013 22:42:05 GMT
FW de Klerk optimistic about future of SA - Foundation
In a speech to the Process Expo at Nasrec this morning, FW de Klerk questioned the tendency to be pessimistic about both South Africa - and Africa. He said that he wanted to address "these Prophets of Doom and Afro-Pessimists in a balanced way".
ANC, DA: BBC report on white South Africans distorts truth
Do whites have a future in South Africa?
Let's Have Common Citizenship in Africa - Thabo Mbeki
Tue, 21 May 2013 20:53:48 GMT
Kenya, US ties under scrutiny as Obama skips country again
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Kenya: US President Barack Obama is scheduled to tour Africa next month but will skip Kenya again in his second trip to the continent. Tweet. In his second tour of Africa under his presidency, but the first since his re-election last November, Obama will visit ...
Obama's Africa tour leaves ancestral homeland of Kenya as loser
Kenya 'fine' with Obama snub
Eyebrows Raised as Obama Skips Kenya and Zimbabwe on African Tour.
Tue, 21 May 2013 22:42:03 GMT
Cape Town's court action against SANRAL still a waste of money - COSATU ...
COSATU remains concerned that this court case is just a waste of tax-payers money by the City of Cape Town, as it does not deal with the fundamental issues of toll roads. Toll roads are bad for the people because it will ensure that only people with money ...
Court halts Cape toll project
Sanral to study WC toll ruling
Western Cape toll interdict welcomed
Tue, 21 May 2013 16:10:44 GMT
Four injured in train crash
Johannesburg - A woman was critically injured and three other people were seriously injured when two goods trains collided in Brakpan, on the East Rand, on Tuesday afternoon, paramedics said. Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said one of the ...
Four injured in Brakpan train collision
Train collision leaves two critical
Tue, 21 May 2013 21:11:00 GMT
New Egypt Tax Law: Cuts for Poor, Business Hikes
Egypt's president signed a new tax law Tuesday that cuts the amount paid by poorer Egyptians in the latest move aimed at reforming the country's economy. The changes, which are more favorable than the previous tax law for the country's most vulnerable, ...
Egypt's songs of revolution have given way to a literature of despair
Egypt: Echoes of the revolution far from Cairo
Egypt passes new tax law in bid for economic reform
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:20:30 GMT
Probe initiate deaths - IFP
The Inkatha Freedom Party has called for a commission of inquiry into the deaths of 27 initiates in Mpumalanga. "This is tragic. It is imperative that the commission be set up because all stakeholders involved in this matter are defending themselves," IFP ...
Zuma outraged at death of initiates in Mpumalanga - Presidency
Zuma reacts to initiation deaths
Commission of Enquiry Must Be Set Up to Investigate the Death of Initiates in ...
Tue, 21 May 2013 12:39:23 GMT
No go for Winnie auction
Behind-the-scenes talks were underway after an auction of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's personal items to cover a debt to a college did not go ahead as planned. File photo: Reuters. Related Stories. No bidders at Winnie auction · Bid to prevent auction of ...
No bidders at Winnie auction
South Africa: With No Bidders or Keys, Auction Fails
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela auction in South Africa called off