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Breaking News: Scientists puzzled by odd creature found on South African beach
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-05-07 10:51:01 -0700 | odd-news

Leandra Visser posted the above photo on Facebook during her holiday at De Kelder near Cape Town, South Africa. Her caption read, “Can someone please tell me what the hell this is? We picked it up on the beach at...
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Breaking News: Obama's selfie at Mandela's funeral was rude and inappropiate
   
Posted by: Redhanded

Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2013-12-14 10:16:05 -0800 | political-news

For as much as President Barack Obama has been praising, admiring and celebrating the life of former South African President Nelson Mandela, it was very odd and unpresidential to see him pose and snap a selfie as what appeared to...
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Breaking News: Exceptional blue diamond found in South Africa's Cullinan mine
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Pretoria :: South Africa | updated 2014-06-02 11:57:46 -0700 | technology-news

An "exceptional" blue diamond has been excavated from a mine in South Africa, announced Petra Diamonds Limited on Tuesday. The 29.6-carat blue stone was recovered by Petra Diamonds from the famous Cullinan mine located 25 miles north-east of Pretoria. Blue...
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Breaking News: Hunger charity ad shows black child being fed ‘like a dog'
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-21 12:15:05 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Feed A Child, a South African children’s charity group has issued a public apology after its controversial advertisement meant to raise awareness of hungry children sparked off a massive uproar. The one-minute TV ad has been labeled “racist” by many...
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Breaking News: Mandela memorial interpreter speaks out: Jantjie hallucinated, has schizophrenia
   
Posted by: StacyCarey

Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2013-12-15 15:11:59 -0800 | political-news

The man at the center of the Nelson Mandela memorial service sign language story is now speaking out about just what went wrong. The Associated Press via My Way shared the details. Thamsanqa Jantjie has been accused of being a...
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Breaking News: Nelson Mandela: Communist, terrorist, racist... hero
   
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Pretoria :: South Africa | updated 2013-12-25 12:37:46 -0800 | political-news

While most of the world mourns the death of Nelson Mandela, the former leader of the African National Congress (ANC) and first president of post-apartheid South Africa, the right-wing media and blogosphere are jubilating at the death of yet another...
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Breaking News: Hear the 'Whale Crier' calling you to visit Hermanus, South Africa (Video)
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell SelectMedia

Hermanus :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-17 00:05:19 -0700 | travel-news

Hermanus is a beautiful treasure, sitting on Walker Bay on the southern coast of the Western Cape. The historic town is particularly famous for its land- and sea-based whale watching, but also has so much more to offer the visitor....
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Breaking News: Cape Town: The Mother City and my adopted hometown
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell SelectMedia

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-06-12 13:22:57 -0700 | travel-news

Your hometown is not always the place where you were born. Sometimes a city is so beautiful, in so many ways, it becomes home and is forever missed when you leave. I first visited Cape Town way back in 1975...
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Breaking News: Nelson Mandela:  'A Dissenting Opinion'
   
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2013-12-12 15:06:42 -0800 | political-news

Jonathan Cook is an award-winning British journalist based in Nazareth, Israel. On Dec. 7, 2013, the "Information Clearing House” published an article by Cook entitled, “A Dissenting Opinion on Nelson Mandela.” Of all of the tributes and accolades pouring forth...
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Breaking News: Adrenaline-rush options on your South African vacation
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell SelectMedia

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-20 06:07:39 -0700 | travel-news

South Africa offers an amazing array of adventure travel options, including everything from going face-to-face with great white sharks to bungee jumping off bridges to crawling through narrow tunnels in caves. Should you choose to visit South Africa, you will...
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Source: Fox

Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-22 08:16:58 -0700 | political-news

Nelson Mandela had a way with words, but not quite like this. Cyclists traversing Johannesburg in the former South African president's honor on Sunday wore T-shirts with one of his many inspiring quotations, along with a glaring typographical error in...
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Breaking News: 9 year old boy married to her grandmother's old women
   
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Johannesburg :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-22 10:46:45 -0700 | odd-news

9 year old boy married to her grandmother's old women unique marriage held in south Africa groom name Snayy Mysyla is 9 year old child and he married with 62 year old woman Helen Sbngu . she is mother of...
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Source: Mail and Guardian

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-22 08:45:11 -0700 | technology-news

Mike Rossouw has a new job at Eskom, answering to the utility's acting chief executive Collin Matjila.   The utility is facing challenging times. January this year, was most recently executive director for power at engineering consultancy Hatch Goba.
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Source: Mail and Guardian

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-22 08:45:11 -0700 | political-news

05 Gabi Falanga A miner who is testifying at the Marikana commission says both the police and mining company Lonmin were innocent in the events at Marikana in 2012. Mr X has maintained that the miners should carry the blame,...
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Source: Daily Mail & Guardian

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2014-07-22 07:09:32 -0700 | business-news

Antitrust authorities fined 15 builders, including Murray & Roberts and Aveng, a total of R1.5-billion in June 2013, after a probe that spanned almost four years found they colluded to drive up prices. The R1.5-billion in penalties is not the...
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