Denel seeks court’s thumbs-up for Gupta-linked joint venture Denel Asia

The state-owned arms manufacturer has applied to the High Court for an order declaring it obtained approval to form the joint venture with VR Laser Asia

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Jacob Zuma proposes three new members for the JSC

The president has been accused of trying to manipulate the judiciary by using his constitutional power to influence Judicial Service Commission appointments

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ActionAid study shows violence against women in taxis is widespread

‘Poor street lighting‚ a lack of buses and stops‚ all-male transport staff‚ lack of public toilets and inadequate policing [enable] sexual violence against ...

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Roads bill still long way from adoption, says Busa

The Road Traffic Offences Amendment Bill will not improve road traffic safety, says Business Unity SA representative

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Urban demand curbs farmers’ water quotas

Farmers fear a third of their harvest could be badly affected if there’s no rain by end-March

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Help is on its way for beleaguered poultry industry

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies is to implement proposals to curb the crisis — but wants undertakings on jobs and transformation in exchange

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Suspect in Mogoeng burglary ‘protected’

The break-in at the offices of Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng is said to be no ordinary crime

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Man sought for insight into Mogoeng burglary 'is being protected'

The break-in at the offices of the chief justice is said to be no ordinary crime, and the man police say has crucial information has been arrested five times ...

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Zimbabwe nationals in the dark over SA permit status

Special permits will expire at end of 2017, forcing Zimbabweans to apply for visas as the ‘government cannot offer permanent residence to so many’

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SAA will have new CEO by end of March, says Gordhan

The absence of a permanent CEO has been cited as one of the issues contributing to the instability of the airline under controversial chairwoman Dudu Myeni

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Lack of resources is crippling effective policing‚ study finds

An SAPS resources allocation guide highlights the dire and demoralising lack of personnel and vehicles that is preventing adequate crime prevention

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DA councillor arrested for alleged sexual assault of 13-year-old girl

A DA councillor was arrested in Clanwilliam, Western Cape on Wednesday and will be investigated by the FCS Unit; he will appear in court on Friday

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Emirates working on solution to electronics ban on flights to US

The airline’s president says passengers can work on devices larger than smartphones right up until boarding and it will deploy extra staff to ease disruption

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New test for TB could save thousands of lives, say UCT researchers

As the health minister plans to unveil a national strategy for HIV/AIDS and TB, a Japanese firm will supply a new TB drug, free of charge, for SA pilot ...

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We will not push people out of the city, assures Herman Mashaba

The mayor of Johannesburg is courting controversy by seeking to remove thousands of unauthorised inhabitants from buildings in the Joburg city centre

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SARS sits on R20bn in VAT refunds

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan notes the total value of VAT refunds still being audited at end-February was R17.3bn, compared with R12bn on February 29 2016

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