Daily Archives: November 13, 2012

SA set to host successful Afcon 2013 tournament

Cape Town: Despite budget limitations and a tight schedule, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) 2013 is confident South Africa will pull off a successful tournament.

A three-man LOC …

Launch of the State of the World Population Report

Pretoria: The Department of Social Development in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will on Wednesday launch the State of the World Population Report.

The report will be released globally on the same …

Well wishes for Hindu community on Diwali

Pretoria: President Jacob Zuma has wished the Hindu community a happy Diwali and a prosperous New Year.

Diwali is celebrated today.

“We wish all Hindu, Tamil, Gujarati and other communities a Happy Diwali and a …

Judgement on Dalai Lama matter reserved

Pretoria: The Home Affairs Ministry has noted the decision of the Supreme Court of Appeal, on Monday, to reserve judgement on the appeal brought by the IFP and COPE on the matter of the Dalai …

Govt appeals for co-operation in Lenasia housing case

Pretoria: The Gauteng Department of Local Government and Housing has appealed for co-operation in its efforts to resolve the matter of the illegal sale of land in Lenasia South.

Detailing the events that unfolded leading …