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E-tolls system has failed – Outa

E-tolling Gauteng’s highways has failed and the system falls short of its intentions, the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) said on Tuesday.  more ...

Woman steals man’s wallet at Sandton police station (video)

Investigations are underway after a woman was captured on CCTV footage stealing a man’s wallet at the Sandton police station in northern Johannesburg....  more ...
ConCourt rules in favour of SAPS
The Constitutional Court on Tuesday granted the SA Police Service leave to appeal against a ruling in an affirmative action case involving former Lt-Col Renate Barnard.... more ...
Tension as exiled Lesotho PM expected to return
Gunfire and power cuts rekindled tensions in Lesotho's capital Maseru overnight, as the mountain nation awaited the possible return of its exiled prime minister following an apparent coup. ... more ...
Former Scopa chairman to testify at Seriti Inquiry
Former chairman of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Gavin Woods is expected to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday.... more ...
Nyanga quiet after violent protest
There was no violence reported over night in Nyanga, Cape Town police said on Tuesday.... more ...

University of Pretoria confirms alleged suicide on campus

Investigations are underway following a suspected suicide at the University of Pretoria on Monday morning.... more ...

Tonight on Our Perfect Wedding

Catch Our Perfect Wedding with Phumeza tonight at 19:00  more ...

Striking Generations cast fired

The producers of South Africa's most popular soapie Generations has terminated the contracts of the show's striking cast members.... more ...

Woman steals man’s wallet at Sandton police station (video)

Investigations are underway after a woman was captured on CCTV footage stealing a man’s wallet at the Sandton police station in northern Johannesburg.... more ...

Julius Malema urges Speaker to withdraw EFF MPs suspension notice

EFF leader Julius Malema warned National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete in a letter on Friday that unless she withdrew plans to suspend him from Parliament by Sunday noon, he would launch a court challenge.... more ...

SA must reduce electricity demand – chamber

Reducing demand for electricity is the quickest and cheapest way to relieve the crisis and rising tariffs, the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry said on Tuesday.  more ...

Truck driver arrested after children injured in KZN crash

The driver of a truck which slammed into a vehicle transporting children has been arrested after the man skipped a traffic light in Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal on Monday. more ...

Acsa appoints first female GM of OR Tambo International

Bongiwe Pityi has been appointed general manager of OR Tambo International Airport, the Airports Company SA (Acsa) said on Monday....  more ...
Recession avoided: so what?
South Africa's economy avoided falling into a technical recession by expanding by an annualised 0.6% in the three months through June. ... more ...
New vehicle sales drop in August
New vehicle sales dropped by 1.3 percent in August, compared to the same month last year, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (Naamsa) said on Monday. ... more ...
Standard Bank apologises for technical glitches
Standard Bank has apologised to its clients for technical glitches that lasted several hours on Monday. ... more ...
Eurozone manufacturing slows further in August
Manufacturing in the eurozone slumped in August to a 13-month low, a closely watched survey showed on Monday, in a further sign that recovery is faltering and that tensions with Russia are taking their toll.... more ...

Japanese researchers develop 30-minute Ebola test

Japanese researchers said Tuesday they had developed a new method to detect the presence of the Ebola virus in 30 minutes, with technology that could allow doctors to quickly diagnose infection....  more ...
Spain returns priceless trove of pre-Columbian art to Colombia
Spain on Monday returned to Colombia a huge and priceless find -- almost 700 pieces of pre-Columbian art that Spanish authorities siezed in over a decade ago in a drug bust.... more ...
Sharks off the menu and on the tourist trail in Palau
In many places swimmers might prefer to avoid sharks, but wetsuit-clad tourists in Palau clamour to dive among the predators thanks to a pioneering conservation initiative that has made them one of the country's main visitor attractions.... more ...
Cave markings ‘bring Neanderthals closer to us’
Markings dating back 40,000 years suggest Neanderthals were considerably more sophisticated than previously thought, researchers say.... more ...
US forces conduct operation in Somalia: Pentagon
US military forces carried out an operation against Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants in Somalia, Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby said.... more ...

SA win toss and bowl

South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl in their Triangular Series match against Australia at the Harare Sports Club on Tuesday....  more ...
Mashaba wants continuity from top to bottom
Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has called for continuity as the SA Football Association (Safa) ponders who should replace Mashaba as national under-20 coach.... more ...
Legendary SA cricketer Norman Gordon dies
Legendary South African cricketer Norman Gordon passed away in Johannesburg on Tuesday, at the age of 103.... more ...
Falcao leads Europe transfer frenzy
Manchester United swooped from nowhere on Monday to make striker Radamel Falcao the surprise big signing on the last day of Europe's record-breaking summer transfer window.... more ...
Sensation Senatla ruled out
Western Province's worst fears were confirmed today when Sevens wing sensation Seabelo Senatla was was ruled out of Friday night's Currie Cup clash against the Kings at Newlands.... more ...

Moneoa writing her own script

R&B singer Moshesh "Moneoa" Sowazi is well known for her hits Isibanxha and More Than You. ...  more ...
Assassin’s Creed Unity’s South African release delayed
Ubisoft has announced that its new title Assassin’s Creed Unity will only be hitting the shelves a little later.... more ...
Accordion player Ollie Viljoen dies
Accordion player Ollie Viljoen died at the age of 75 on Sunday. more ...
Googling yourself hurts, says Miley Cyrus
Pop diva Miley Cyrus has opened up to Australian television about her life, saying Googling yourself is bad for your brain and Elvis was a "twerker".... more ...
Apparent Hollywood hack attack nabs stars’ nude pix
Nude photos purportedly showing many top stars, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence and pop star Rihanna, bounced around social media, in an apparent massive hacking leak, US media reported.... more ...