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Nkandla report livestream

Cape Town, 28 May 2015 – Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko is expected to release his long-awaited Nkandla report this evening. Video: eNCA more ...

KZN pre-schooler diagnosed with H1N1 virus

The mother of the Brailsford Primary Grade R pupil in Phoenix, KwaZulu-Natal has confirmed her child was diagnosed with the H1N1 virus....  more ...

Indian hospitals overwhelmed as heatwave deaths near 1,500

Hospitals in India battled Thursday to treat victims of a blistering heatwave that has claimed nearly 1,500 lives in just over a week — the highest number recorded in two decades. more ...

South Africa denies bribes paid to host World Cup

South African Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Thursday denied allegations that huge bribes were paid to win the right to host the 2010 World Cup, saying that public money had not been given to “criminals”. more ...

Kaizer Chiefs to speak on Khune, Mashamaite contracts

Kaizer Chiefs will to hold a press conference this week to clear up speculation surrounding the futures of Itumeleng Khune and Tefu Mashamaite.... more ...

Elite SA troops stuck in Uganda

An entire battalion of South Africa's crack 121 Battalion are stuck in Entebbe, Uganda, after their flight was refused permission to land in South Africa.... more ...

EFF interrupts Zuma in National Assembly again

MPs from the Economic Freedom Fighters protested silently but visibly as President Jacob Zuma tabled his budget vote in the National Assembly on Tuesday.... more ...

Missing Ipeleng Moholane found dead in Midrand

Condolences continue to spread on social media after the discovery of missing student Ipeleng Moholane’s dead body on Monday.... more ...

Find your load shedding schedules here

Want to know when your suburb will experience load shedding? Find out your schedule here. ... more ...

Anglo American restructures SA leadership

Anglo American Plc on Thursday announced that Chief Executive Mark Cutifani would assume the role of chairman of Anglo American South Africa from next month, taking over from Michael Spicer, who is retiring....  more ...
Mix Telematics lifts revenue
Mix Telematics lifted revenue in the year to March from R1,27 billion to R1,39 billion while passing the milestone of half a million subscribers.... more ...
Eskom price hike ‘too vague to interrogate’
The Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) will engage National Treasury and energy regulator Nersa on Eskom's application for a 25.3% tariff increase that it says "makes a mockery of the regulatory process".... more ...
Business talks energy saving, carbon tax
Business owners in KwaZulu-Natal, and across South Africa, believed they have a role to play in saving energy and coming up with ways to secure energy for future generations.... more ...
Debt-holders support African Bank restructuring proposal
The proposal to restructure the African Bank has gained the support of debt-holders. ... more ...

FIFA sponsors pile pressure on Blatter ahead of AGM vote

Sponsors piled pressure on FIFA leader Sepp Blatter to clean up world football as two major corruption scandals overshadowed the start of a congress Thursday at which he will seek a new term....  more ...
Dozens may have come in contact with anthrax: US military
As many as 22 people in South Korea and four US lab workers may have been exposed to anthrax after the American military accidentally shipped out at least one live sample, officials said.... more ...
Malaysia finds 139 grave sites
Malaysia said Thursday it believes 139 bodies are buried in marked graves at remote camps used by people-smugglers on the Thai border, wrapped in white cloth after Muslim rites.... more ...
Putin says US trying to oust Blatter from FIFA
Russian President Vladimir Putin slammed the arrests of top FIFA delegates in a US probe as an attempt by Washington to oust Sepp Blatter as head of the organisation.... more ...
U-20 World Cup to open under FIFA graft cloud
The corruption scandal engulfing FIFA will not overshadow the Under-20 World Cup when it kicks off this weekend in New Zealand, organisers said Thursday.... more ...

South Africa denies bribes paid to host World Cup

South African Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Thursday denied allegations that huge bribes were paid to win the right to host the 2010 World Cup, saying that public money had not been given to "criminals"....  more ...
Zambia bounce back, coach happy
Zambia coach Honour Janza has praised his club’s reaction from a shocking defeat to Namibia in the quarterfinals of the Cosafa Cup when they thrashed invited guests Ghana. Chipolopolo booked a place in the plate final by beating Ghana 3-0, with all the goals coming in the first half.... more ...
Mourinho prioritises keeping title-winning team together
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho said he does not envisage any "big investments" over the summer and is instead concentrating on keeping his league-winning side intact.... more ...
Mashaba at odds to explain Cosafa failure
Shakes Mashaba was at odds to explain Bafana Bafana’s performance in the Cosafa Cup where they finished without scoring a goal in 180 minutes. The side lost to Botswana and Malawi in penalties with the ancient-old problem of struggling to score a contributing factor. ... more ...
Crunch time for Brumbies, Bulls and Crusaders in Super Rugby
The ACT Brumbies, Northern Bulls and Canterbury Crusaders face Super Rugby crunch games this weekend as the below strength NSW Waratahs embark on a crucial tour to South Africa.... more ...

Former Muvhango star joins Generations

The cast of Generations: The Legacy is growing.  more ...
Lloyd Cele’s new single takes top spot
Lloyd Cele’s single, Best I’ve Ever Had, has taken the top spot on Gagasi FM. ... more ...
Less South Africans go to bed hungry – survey
As the world marks World Hunger Day today, it should be encouraging to know less South Africans are going to bed hungry each night, but as a country, we are still facing server problems in this regard.... more ...
65-year-old’s quadruplets face health risks
Doctors at a Berlin clinic said on Wednesday quadruplets, whose very premature births to a 65-year-old German mother have captured headlines and stirred debate, face big health risks.... more ...
All new Toyota Hilux debuts
One of the world's best-known and best-loved nameplates, Hilux, first hit dealerships in 1968, selling over 16 million units in more than 180 countries. ... more ...