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Cyclone Sandy lashes US

Cyclone Sandy lashes US

Hurricane-turned-superstorm Sandy on Monday flooded streets, leaving many parts of New York City in darkness, affecting airports, subways, and even hospitals. Runways at the Laguardian International Airport were submerged and…

UN Taskforce says more must be done to protect young girls

UN Taskforce says more must be done to protect young girls

The United Nations High Level Taskforce on women, girls, gender equality and HIV for Eastern and Southern Africa has called for accelerated effort in protecting the rights and wellbeing of…

SA’s membership of BRICS influences economic breaks

SA’s membership of BRICS influences economic breaks

South Africa’s membership of BRICS has contributed to further leveraging economic opportunities for the country’s own development agenda as well as that of the continent. “The world views South Africa…

SA’s ambassador to Oman returns to post pending probe

SA’s ambassador to Oman returns to post pending probe

South Africa’s Ambassador to Oman, Yusuf Saloojee, is at his posting in Muscat, Oman, temporarily, pending the finalisation of an on-going investigation, says the Department of International Relations and Cooperation…

SA reiterates call for peace in Mali

SA reiterates call for peace in Mali

The South Africa government has reiterated its call for all role players in Mali to double their efforts to ensure that peace prevails in that country. “South Africa remains committed…

Business to benefit from ambassadorial visit

Business to benefit from ambassadorial visit

The Ambassador of Iraq to South Africa, Dr. Hisham Al-Alawi visited the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber (NMBBC) yesterday as part of a tour of the Eastern Cape. The chmaber…

SA to learn from Brazil prisons

SA to learn from Brazil prisons

Brazil has committed to forging closer ties with South Africa on correctional matters, and a high-level technical team has been invited to Brasilia to take matters forward. Correctional Services Minister…

SA, Czech recommits to boost economic relations

SA, Czech recommits to boost economic relations

South Africa and the Czech Republic have recommitted themselves to further enhance trade and economic relations despite the current financial economic crisis negatively affecting many countries. The two countries represented…

Zuma concerned at ‘undemocratic’ UN Security Council

Zuma concerned at ‘undemocratic’ UN Security Council

President Jacob Zuma has raised concerns about what he described as the “undemocratic and unrepresentative” nature of the UN Security Council, saying this would lead to the council’s decisions being…

Brics development bank underway?

Brics development bank underway?

The idea for a Brics development bank could hold great benefits for Africa by using South Africa as a gateway to the continent; but it must be aligned with the…

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