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1 hr ago | Windsor Beacon

Aide: Pistorius didn't take acting lessons before trial

A spokeswoman for accused killer Oscar Pistorius angrily denied claims by a South African journalist that the double-amputee Olympian took acting lessons before testifying at his murder trial.

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6 hrs ago | Newsday

Is South Africa ready for mixed-race love?

Under apartheid inter-racial relationships were banned in South Africa. Journalist Mpho Lakaje, who is married to a white woman, reflects on how the country has changed in the 20 years since the end of white minority rule.

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8 hrs ago | News24

ANC, NFP use state money - Buthelezi

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has accused the ANC and the NFP of using government resources to fund their respective election campaigns.

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12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

EFF ad rejected, not banned: SABC

"We did not ban the advert, we rejected the advert; there is a difference," public broadcaster spokesman Kaiser Kganyago said on Tuesday.

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14 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

South Africa polls: Candidates' names up for scrutiny

Johannesburg, April 22 : With General Elections to select a new 400-member National Assembly and nine provincial assemblies a fortnight away, the Independent Electoral Commission of South Africa was expected to later Tuesday release the final list of candidates for the May 7 polls, media reports said.

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19 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Fugitive Rabbi 'In Hiding' in South Africa, Sources Claim

Speculations were raised once again Tuesday over the whereabouts of fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland, who was deported from Zimbabwe earlier this month on charges of overstaying his visa.

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19 hrs ago | Visalia Times-Delta

South African restaurants coming

A South African trio of restaurants will make their California debut later this week, when MG Food Services officially opens Ocean Basket, Jay's Flame Grilled Peri Peri Chicken and Mugs & Beans locations Thursday in Tulare and Friday in downtown Visalia.

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20 hrs ago | Reuters

South Africa platinum talks resume in bid to end three-month strike

Chief executives of the world's top platinum producers were to again meet the leaders of the AMCU union on Tuesday for wage talks in a bid to find an agreement to end the longest and most costly strike on South Africa's mines in living memory.

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20 hrs ago | ABC News

Thieves Steal Rhino Horns in South Africa

South African officials say thieves have stolen a stockpile of rhino horns from the offices of a provincial parks agency, dealing a setback to efforts to curb an escalation of rhino poaching in recent years.

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23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Hundreds dead in Easter road carnage

It no longer looked like the luxury car it once was. The Mercedes-Benz was reduced to a pile of twisted scrap-metal after it slammed into a bridge pillar at high speed on the N14 highway outside Muldersdrift on Sunday.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

ABC News

Canadian and South African grandmothers unite to help AIDS orphans

Usually, grandmothers brag about their grandchildren. But in the small Canadian town of Wakefield, it is the other way around.

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News24

Dismanagement in the South African Public Service

How closely do your views align with those of the party you are voting for? Try our quiz - the results may shock you.

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BellaOnline

Beyerskloof Winery, South Africa

The orange-brick paved winery car park is surrounded by vines, their black bunches hanging in the sun over soil the same shade as the bricks.

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Fox News

South African journalist claims Pistorius taking acting classes as part of murder defense

A South African journalist has claimed that Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius had received acting lessons before the start of his trial for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

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News24

Cope: Zuma must listen to religious leaders

The Congress of the People on Monday called on President Jacob Zuma to listen to religious leaders calling for him to come clean on the Nkandla saga.

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Bucks Herald

Vale families now in South African township helping children with AIDS

On Christmas Day 2004 the Walker family were sat around the table at home, tucking into their turkey with all the trimmings.

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AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Mxit Is Not Dead

But where has it been? It turns out that Mxit has been here all along. Mxit launched seven years ago and everyone who had a cell phone, had Mxit.

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Iol.co.za

103 killed in Easter weekend crashes

At least 103 people have been killed in road accidents throughout the country over the long Easter weekend, the Road Traffic Management Corporation said on Monday.

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Iol.co.za

Preaching for votes

Thousands of members of the Tyrannus Apostolic Church converged on a dusty patch of land in De Deur, near Vereeniging, for their Easter weekend prayer service.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Indybay.org

"Miners Shot Down" Berkeley Screening To Benefit Striking SA Platinum Miners

Suggested donation: $10, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Proceeds will be sent to currently striking platinum miners' strike fund in Rustenburg.

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