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A Stellenbosch man is to go on trial in the Western Cape High Court for murdering his eight-year-old son and the boy's grandmother after he allegedly petrol-bombed their home four days before Christmas last year.
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Some 60 heads of state have confirmed their attendance at this week's memorial events, including US President Barack Obama.
Anti-apartheid revolutionary's former jail guard tells how their relationship grew within detention walls to a long-lasting friendship Nelson Mandela and his former prison warder, Christo Brand, shared a conversation at Mandela's official residence in Pretoria in 1998.
Socialist MP Georgi Kadiev has described the anti-government protests as a millstone around the neck of the Bulgarian government.
If you are the parent of a child enrolled in school, it would be a very good idea for you to take a... The Albany Devils defeated the Binghamton Senators 3-2 in a shootout to send the B-Sens to their fourth straight loss.
It was nearing midnight on Thursday when the former Springbok captain took the call.
South Africans gathered at Nelson Mandela's homes in Johannesburg and his rural hinterland of Qunu on Saturday to say farewell, while the government went to work planning a funeral of a scale never seen in the country before.
Temps overnight will remain in the single digits, dropping below zero by the start of the day on Saturday.
In the wake of the death Thursday of former South African president Nelson Mandela , a wide variety of music artists came forward to pay tribute to the influential and beloved politician and freedom fighter.
In the year the country hosted the rugby union World Cup, Mandela encouraged South Africans of all colours to get behind the Springboks national team Under Mandela's inspirational leadership, his country - A momentarily poised on the brink of bloodshed and civil war - instead began slowly to heal.
It will be Communications Minister Yunus Carrim's responsibility to monitor state funds that were unlawfully spent on the lover of his disgraced predecessor Dina Pule, and that must be urgently calculated and reclaimed.
"Faced with an immense problem, the National Party came up with an immense solution.