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No load shedding currently taking place: Eskom | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - No load shedding is currently taking place with the power system being currently stable, Eskom said on Monday.

No fatalities in Denver fire | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - No injuries or fatalities were reported following a fire that burned about 70 shacks and affected 181 people of Manngolongolo in Denver, on Saturday, says Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA).

Premier Makhura in Portugal to strengthen relations | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Gauteng Premier David Makhura will this week undertake a visit to Portugal to promote trade and investment between South Africa and Portugal.

Madiba campaign to be launched | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - The Nelson Mandela Foundation, in partnership with Brand South Africa, will launch the “Play your Part for Madiba” campaign on Monday.

Condolences pour in for SA's music icon | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has expressed his condolences on the sad departure of one of South Africa's iconic music figures and pioneer of Mbhaqanga music, David Masondo of the Soul Brothers group, who passed away this weekend.

Labour to host construction seminar | 06-7-2015

Pretoria – The Department of Labour will on Thursday host the Construction Sector Seminar on the 2020 vision for the Construction Health Safety Industry.

Minister Gordhan welcomes determination, redetermination of municipalities | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Pravin Gordhan has welcomed the release of the redetermination of the municipal boundaries by the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB).

SA companies to show off wares at FILDA | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Twenty-four South African companies will showcase their products and services at the Feira Internacional de Angola (FILDA) international trade exhibition later this month, said the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Deputy President's peace efforts in Lesotho extended | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has been reappointed to continue with his facilitation work for peace and stability in Lesotho.

National initiation death toll rises to 16 | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - The death toll for the current initiation season has gone up to 16, the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) confirmed on Sunday.

Soul Brothers' lead singer dies | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Lead singer of mbhaqanga group Soul Brothers, David Masondo, has passed away.

"No is Yes to viable debt deal" - Greek PM | 06-7-2015

Athens - Greek voters' resounding “No” to the international creditors' debt deal offered in Sunday's landmark referendum does not mean a rift with Europe, but a “Yes” to a viable agreement, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in a televised address.

Review of limitations of fees, interest rates up for comment | 06-7-2015

Pretoria - Department of Trade and Industry (dti) Minister Rob Davies has published for comment a notice regarding a limitation on fees and interest rates applicable for borrowings.

Hawks probe case of abducted children | 05-7-2015

Pretoria - The Hawks are investigating a case of two abducted children who were taken to Egypt without their mother’s consent by their Egyptian fathers.

New task team to evaluate parole process | 05-7-2015

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha has set up a task team to evaluate the entire parole process in South Africa.

KZN on drive to reduce lifestyle diseases | 05-7-2015

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Arts, Culture, Sport and Recreation, Ntombikayise Sibhidla-Saphetha handed over a R770 000 outdoor gym at Nhlalakahle Township in Greytown on Friday as part of the roll out of the integrated healthy lifestyle programme in the province.

SADC orders inquiry, oversight committee on Lesotho | 04-7-2015

Pretoria – SADC leaders who sit in the Troika of Heads of State and Government have approved the establishment of an oversight committee to assess political stability in Lesotho.

SA attends meeting of SADC water ministers | 03-7-2015

Pretoria - Water and Sanitation Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, will today attend the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Water Ministers Meeting in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Forum to unlock potential of Gauteng economy | 03-7-2015

Pretoria – The Gauteng Province Government has launched a forum which will allow all those interested in unlocking the potential of the economy of the Gauteng City Region (GBCF) to work together.

Provincial joints ends illegal camping in Chatsworth | 03-7-2015

Pretoria – The Provincial Joint Operational and Intelligence Structure (Joints) in KwaZulu-Natal has on Friday moved to clear a temporary shelter in Chatsworth.

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