Citizen

Three injured during cash-in-transit heist at OR Tambo Airport

Armed robbers ambushed a cash-in-transit (CIT) vehicle as it left the cargo area of the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Kempton Park on Thursday morning. more ...

Another truck crash on the N12

A truck pulling a trailer lost control and hit a house next to the N12 near the Kliprivier off-ramp, south of Johannesburg, on Wednesday, metro police said....  more ...
Oscar Pistorius ‘cried himself to sleep’ on first day in prison
The Correctional Services department on Thursday declined to comment on a report that convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius wept himself to sleep on his first day in prison.... more ...
SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala heads to court
SABC chairwoman Ellen Tshabalala has approached the Western Cape High Court to stop a parliamentary process intent on suspending her.... more ...
Truckers who killed – SA not alone (video)
With road carnage related to trucks in the spotlight following the horrific N12 accident, The Citizen looked at international cases where truck drivers were sentenced following crashes that resulted in fatalities.... more ...
Woman saves daughter (6) from kidnapper
A Polokwane woman has saved her six-year-old daughter from an attempted kidnapping after seeing the child being led down a road by an unknown man.... more ...

Truckers who killed – SA not alone (video)

With road carnage related to trucks in the spotlight following the horrific N12 accident, The Citizen looked at international cases where truck drivers were sentenced following crashes that resulted in fatalities.... more ...

Confusing Diwali celebration date corrected

The erroneous date to celebrate Diwali (or Deepavali) issued by the SA Maha Sabha has caused confusion amongst the Hindu community.... more ...

Another truck crash on the N12

A truck pulling a trailer lost control and hit a house next to the N12 near the Kliprivier off-ramp, south of Johannesburg, on Wednesday, metro police said.... more ...

Lindiwe Sisulu’s housing stance outrages youth

Statements made by Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu that people younger than 40 will not get a free house has angered and shock the National Freedom Party Youth Movement (NFPYM).... more ...

Blow by blow: Kaizer Chiefs vs Swallows

Soweto Giants Kaizer Chiefs host cross town rivals Moroka Swallows at the FNB Stadium. Amakhosi looking to extend their unbeaten run tonight, while Fani Madida's Birds look for a win after five matches. ... more ...

Harmony Gold net loss confirmed

Mining company Harmony Gold recorded a net loss of R1.27 billion for the 2013/14 financial year ending June 30, according to its audited financial results released on Thursday. more ...

Parker fit again for Chiefs

Stuart Baxter says Bernard Parker is fit to play for Kaizer Chiefs in their Telkom Knockout quarterfinal against Platinum Stars on Sunday. more ...

Government needs to lead for economy to grow

The South African government needs to start leading the country and taking tough decisions for the economy to grow, South Africa's first black chartered accountant said on Tuesday....  more ...
Harmony Gold net loss confirmed
Mining company Harmony Gold recorded a net loss of R1.27 billion for the 2013/14 financial year ending June 30, according to its audited financial results released on Thursday.... more ...
Apple computer sells for record $905K in NY: Bonhams
One of the first Apple computers ever built has sold in New York for $905,000, leading Bonhams auction house to declare it the world's most expensive computer relic.... more ...
Abil loans under fire
Documents in Business' possession suggest African Bank issued two loans to the same customer despite her having a volatile income and being already indebted.... more ...
Mini-budget: Job creation remains a priority
The employment tax incentive, introduced at the beginning of this year and widely criticised by labour unions, appears to have improved job prospects for young workers, according to Treasury. ... more ...

Woman charged after baby corpses found in Canada storage unit

A woman was charged after police discovered six decomposing baby corpses in her storage locker in the western Canadian city of Winnipeg, police said....  more ...
Facebook’s Zuckerberg wages China charm offensive — in Mandarin
Facebook is banned in China, but the co-founder of the world's largest social network appears determined to win over hearts and minds in Beijing -- in Mandarin.... more ...
Palestinian rams car into Jerusalem crowd, killing baby
A Palestinian rammed a car into pedestrians in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a baby and injuring six other people in what Israeli police said was a "hit-and-run terror attack".... more ...
Thaw reveals Antarctic explorer’s century-old notebook
A photographic notebook from Robert Scott's ill-fated Antarctic expedition has been found after a century trapped in the ice of the frozen continent, New Zealand's Antarctic Heritage Trust said.... more ...
Russia takes bite out of McDonald’s with US ties in deep freeze
Russian authorities seem to have scented blood as they show no sign of halting a clampdown on US chain McDonald's, launched after the West slapped sanctions on Moscow over its meddling in Ukraine.... more ...

Madida wants Swallows top job

Fani Madida says he would like to be appointed Moroka Swallows coach on a permanent basis....  more ...
Merseyside’s Red Devils Origi and Lukaku clash in Europa League
A battle of Belgian strikers will enliven Everton's Europa League clash at Lille on Thursday, while Tottenham Hotspur need a boost against high-flying Greeks Asteras Tripolis and Celtic welcome pointless Romanians Astra Giurgiu.... more ...
Maritzburg thump SuperSport
Gordon Igesund suffered his first deafeat as SuperSport United coach when his side were humiliated 4-1 by Maritzburg United at the Lucas Moripe Stadium. ... more ...
Chiefs held by plucky Swallows
Moroka Swallows surprisingly ended Kaizer Chiefs’ winning streak yesterday, holding Amakhosi to a 1-1 draw in an Absa Premiership match at FNB Stadium.... more ...
Comrades general manager resigns
The Comrades Marathon general manager, Chris Bruwer, will be moving on after only one year at the helm of the race, and seven months before the 90th running of the ultra-marathon.... more ...

Joey Rasdien debuts fresh material

Joey Rasdien is performing his new show, The Here After, at the 1 200-seater Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City for one night only on November 15....  more ...
Jenny Crwys-Williams bids farewell to radio 702
After 22 years with 702, Jenny Crwys-Williams has made the decision to leave her popular afternoon show and move on to what she hopes will allow her more time in the day to do the things she most enjoys.... more ...
Big-name collaborations on new Rebecca Malope album
Rebecca Malope has pulled out all the stops for her 35th album. more ...
Nothing ‘bold’ about YOU magazine bald issue
An outrage over celebrities 'digitally' shaving their heads in support of breast cancer in You magazine's latest issue, has resulted in members of the public labelling the publication insensitive.... more ...
LNN is about more than just laughs
'Late Night News With Loyiso Gola is the first South African television show to do satire and really get it right."... more ...