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Sack white people in Western Cape

If the ANC wins the Western Cape in the May 7 general election, Cosatu will ask it to fire more than half the white senior civil servants. more ...

First Earth-sized planet confirmed in habitable zone: NASA

The hunt for potential life in outer space has taken a step forward — an international team of researchers has confirmed the existence of the first Earth-sized planet within the “habitable” zone of a star. more ...

Egypt pulls Lebanese star’s ‘adults only’ movie

Egypt has suspended screenings of Lebanese film and pop star Haifa Wehbe’s latest movie after criticism over scenes deemed sexually provocative. 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 ...

Putin says Ukraine risks abyss, dialogue only solution

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused Ukraine’s new authorities of driving the country towards the abyss but said that dialogue was the only way out of the intensifying crisis. more ...

Tough Easter derbies for Sharks, Chiefs

The Coastal Sharks and defending champions Waikato Chiefs face testing Easter derbies, while Wallaby ace Israel Folau returns to bolster the NSW Waratahs in this weekend’s Super 15 rugby. 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 ...