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Amplats makes new offer to Amcu

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Thursday in a bid to end the strike in the platinum sector. more ...

Mbete protecting Zuma on Nkandla – Lindiwe Mazibuko

ANC national chairwoman Baleka Mbete is protecting President Jacob Zuma by using culture to defend corruption behind the security upgrades in Nkandla, DA MP Lindiwe Mazibuko said on Thursday. more ...

Portugal says it will return to mainstream bond market

Portugal on Thursday said it plans to make its first pre-announced government bond auction since April 2011, ahead of exiting its bailout programme next month. more ...

Six killed in Everest avalanche

At least six climbers have been killed after an avalanche struck Mount Everest early Friday, the president of the Nepal Mountaineering Association told AFP. more ...

Rio Games ramp up infrastructure investment to outstrip London

Brazil will spend 24.1 billion reais ($10.8 billion) on infrastructure projects for the 2016 Rio Olympics in an effort to ensure South America’s first Games are delivered on time, organizers have announced. more ...

The Lo Down: Forget about botox

Whether you see them as laugh lines, marks of wisdom, or just unsightly creases of the skin, wrinkles are a reality in adult life with millions of rand spent each year to reduce the appearance of these signs of ageing. more ...