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SA at sea over illegal fishing in its waters
SA at sea over illegal fishing in its waters
The fleet of nine fishing vessels went radio silent after sunset on May 12. Navigation lights and tracking beacons were also turned off. South...
Zuma and the 'very very important' to get new airplanes
Zuma and the 'very very important' to get new airplanes
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula told the Cape Town Press Club on Friday the department was spending millions each week on chartering...
[Video]South Africa’s CAR disaster in five minutes
[Video]South Africa’s CAR disaster in five minutes
Watch the M&G’s video analysis of South Africa's disastrous military deployment in the Central African Republic, in our latest M&G hangout.
[Video]Weekend 101: Kisses and sweeties in the CAR
[Video]Weekend 101: Kisses and sweeties in the CAR
VIDEO Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula's controversial CAR comments, North Korea threatens nuclear action and Jo'burg Pride is no more.
Sisulu jet reports 'false and misleading'
Sisulu jet reports 'false and misleading'
"Official records in the ministry reflects that minister Sisulu undertook 35 official trips with South African Air Force hired planes between...
Sisulu encourages direct selling to curb unemployment
Sisulu encourages direct selling to curb unemployment
The low barrier of entry into the industry enabled people without education to engage in the economy and, through enthusiasm and hard work, earn...
Defence ministry mum on 'urgent' action
Defence ministry mum on 'urgent' action
The Defence Ministry has given no indication that intends to take swift action on an urgent report by the newly appointed defence commission.
Govt: Colombia's top Farc commander is dead
Govt: Colombia's top Farc commander is dead
The founder and chief commander of Colombia's Farc rebel force, Manuel Marulanda, has died after more than 40 years fighting the state from jungle...
Tuareg rebels attack Mali army camp, 32 killed
Tuareg rebels attack Mali army camp, 32 killed
Tuareg rebels attacked an army camp in north-eastern Mali where 17 rebels and 15 soldiers were killed in one of the bloodiest clashes to date in a...
Use of army overdue, says opposition
Use of army overdue, says opposition
The deployment of the army to areas hit by xenophobic attacks was long overdue, opposition parties said on Wednesday after President Thabo Mbeki's...
Xenophobia: Mbeki gives nod to army
Xenophobia: Mbeki gives nod to army
As violent xenophobic clashes that have claimed at least 42 lives spread from Gauteng to Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal, President Thabo Mbeki on...
Union takes army to court over Aids policies
Union takes army to court over Aids policies
A union representing South African soldiers is to take the country's armed forces to court on Thursday over alleged discrimination against...

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