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Stun grenades thrown inside Gauteng Legislature (video)

Police fired teargas and rubber bullets to disperse defiant members of the Economic Freedom Fighters at the Gauteng legislature in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening. more ...

R100k reward for Taegrin’s killers

Police on Tuesday doubled the reward offered for information that would lead to the arrest of four-year-old Taegrin Morris's killers....  more ...
Sanral says blue lights not illegal
It is not illegal for Sanral traffic control vehicles, which are assisting on the Gauteng highways, to have blue lights, the road agency said on Tuesday.... more ...
Thuli Madonsela investigating Mandela funeral
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is investigating alleged corruption by Eastern Cape municipalities relating to former president Nelson Mandela's funeral, her office said on Tuesday.... more ...
SIU’s Nkandla probe ongoing – presidency
The investigation by the SIU into upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's private home in Nkandla was still ongoing, the presidency said on Tuesday.... more ...
Anni Dewani’s killer denied medical parole
Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha has denied medical parole to one of Anni Dewani's killers, the justice and correctional services department said on Tuesday.... more ...

Gaza a human rights crisis – Archbishop Desmond Tutu

The escalated conflict between Israel and Palestine is the result of a void in global leadership, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said in Cape Town on Friday.... more ...

Sanral says blue lights not illegal

It is not illegal for Sanral traffic control vehicles, which are assisting on the Gauteng highways, to have blue lights, the road agency said on Tuesday.... more ...

Anni Dewani’s killer denied medical parole

Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha has denied medical parole to one of Anni Dewani's killers, the justice and correctional services department said on Tuesday.... more ...

EFF members refuse to leave legislature (video)

A group of EFF members refused to leave from outside the Gauteng legislature in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening until they were guaranteed their MPLs could return.... more ...

Family identifies Reiger Park hijacker

Relatives of a four-year-old Reiger Park boy killed in a hijacking have identified one of the alleged assailants.... more ...

Seifsa and Neasa denounce strike violence

While workers' right to strike has been respected, there was no room for violence in the ongoing metal sector strike, employer organisations Seifsa and Neasa said on Thursday....  more ...
Competition policy to focus on jobs – Ebrahim Patel
South Africa's competition authorities will be asked to focus on jobs, industrialisation and small business development, Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel said on Tuesday.... more ...
Solidarity welcomes Seifsa offer
It is hoped the latest wage offer made by the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of SA (Seifsa) to end the ongoing metal sector strike will be accepted, labour union Solidarity said on Tuesday.... more ...
Support for automotive sector – Davies
Government will increase support to bolster the country's automotive and clothing and textile sectors over the next year, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on Tuesday.... more ...
R699 matter to be heard in August
The hearing into the R699 car sales scheme has been set down for early August in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth, a lawyer representing consumers said on Tuesday.... more ...

Mexico approves oil and gas reform legislation

Mexico's Senate has approved legislation to implement historic constitutional reform that would open the country's oil and gas industry to foreign investment for the first time since 1938....  more ...
Air France suspends flights to Tel Aviv    
Air France said on Tuesday that it was suspending its flights to Tel Aviv, joining a host of airlines to stop service to Israel because of the deadly Gaza conflict.... more ...
SA urged to break Israel ties
The South African government should recall its ambassador to Israel and expel Israel's ambassador, Palestine Solidarity Alliance, the Muslim Students Union Association, and Media Review Network said on Tuesday.... more ...
Australian senator’s ideal man: rich and ‘well-hung’
An Australian senator who told breakfast radio she would only date men who were rich and "well-hung" apologised Tuesday, saying she had tried to hide her embarrassment with a joke.... more ...
China ‘seals off’ city after man dies of bubonic plague
A Chinese city has been sealed off and 151 people placed in quarantine since last week after a man died of bubonic plague, state media said Tuesday.... more ...

AmaTuks signs Dynamos’ Partson Jaure

Pretoria University has announced the signing of Zimbabwe defender and vice-captain Partson Jaure. ...  more ...
Makhaya Ntini opens new cricket academy
Former Protea cricket legend Makhaya Ntini officially opened the Makhaya Ntini Academy in Mdantsane, outside East London, on Tuesday.... more ...
Dhawal Kulkarni fifer leads India A to a victory
Dhawal Kulkarni took five wickets for 54 runs to lead India A to an emphatic 70-run win over South Africa A when they met at Gardens Oval in Darwin, Australia on Tuesday.... more ...
It’s do or die for Jake White’s Sharks
The thought of taking his troops over to Christ-church for their weekend Super Rugby semifinal later in the week, never crossed Sharks mentor Jake White's mind.... more ...
Togo striker set for Chiefs trial
Togo international striker Francis Koné Kouassi is set to go on trial at Amakhosi from today. ... more ...

Celebrating fresh local fashion with Craig Port

Nothing made the girls from Sex and the City squeal more than New York Fashion Week. In South Africa we are lucky enough to have three events to wear our Manolos to – Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg, Africa and Cape Town....  more ...
Choreographer Paul Modjadji gets local recognition
The Balobedu people are looked upon with a measure of pride and respect in and around the Tzaneen area. ... more ...
Party as Britain’s little prince celebrates first birthday
Britain's Prince George was to celebrate his first birthday on Tuesday with a party fit for a future king as his parents thanked well-wishers the world over for their support.... more ...
Here’s sellin’ to you, kid. Casablanca piano up for sale
The iconic piano from Hollywood romance "Casablanca" goes on sale at auction in New York in November, the highlight of more than two dozen collectors' items from the fabled war-time classic.... more ...
Soapie Watch: This week on Muvhango
Here’s what to expect this week on SABC 2's popular soapie Muvhango. more ...