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Viewed from above, Brazil's orderly eucalyptus plantations offer a stark contrast to the hurly-burly of surrounding native forests.
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City of Tshwane technicians are trying to restore power to certain parts of Eersterust, west of Pretoria, the municipality said on Wednesday.
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South African farmers may produce 4.8 percent less wheat this season than a year earlier, making it the smallest harvest since 2010, the Crop Estimates Committee said as it lowered the area prediction for the cereal to the lowest on record.
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Statistics SA is conducting a survey to measure the level of poverty and inequality in the country, it said on Wednesday.
Frikkie du Preez, one of the so-called Waterkloof Four, will have to wait a while longer to hear whether an application for his release on parole will succeed.
Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu denied that Cyril Ramaphosa influenced her into seeing the Marikana strike as a criminal issue.
The protest action of the EFF last Thursday has received mixed reaction from the ruling party, which can be summarised as mere reflections of a basic intellectual bankruptcy.
Three Indian-origin women in South Africa have been murdered brutally in separate incidents, two of them allegedly killed by their partners, sending shock waves among the community members.
South Africa 's economy avoided its second recession in five years, expanding an annualized 0.6 percent in the three months through June.
In a case which could be groundbreaking for cheating spouses, the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein will on Wednesday hear arguments as to whether the right to claim damages for adultery is still relevant in our modern society.
Pretoria The Gauteng Department of Health has suspended its Chief Financial Officer , Ndoda Biyela, pending an internal investigation, the department said on Monday.
The stage was all set for Malema's North Gauteng High Court appearance. Firstly, if things went horribly wrong and Malema was declared an unresolved insolvent, he could no longer be an MP.
Establishing whether the recent earthquake in South Africa's North West province was purely mining induced, or caused by natural tectonic shifts in the earth's crust, is not a simple matter, experts said during a recent panel discussion hosted by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in Pretoria.
Development and investment in Pretoria's shopping and retail sector has given the city a surge in its economic status.
Five Medunsa students appeared in the Pretoria North Magistrate's Court on Monday, following a strike at the university, Gauteng police said.
EFF leader Julius Malema was confident of beating looming fraud, corruption, money-laundering, and racketeering charges against him, he said on Monday.
Zimbabwe's Con Court has held that a law criminalising defamation is unconstitutional, saying civil remedies were A preferable to criminal penalties.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:39 pm
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