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Mbete agreement ‘vindicates’ party – EFF

The decision not to immediately proceed with plans to suspend EFF MPs vindicates the party, its MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said on Monday. more ...

Gauteng road users never asked for e-tolls – NGO

Gauteng road users do not need discounts and tariff reductions on e-toll fees because they never asked for tolls, the Road Safety Campaign said on Monday....  more ...
ConCourt to rule on Saps affirmative action appeal
A nine year lawsuit will come to an end on Tuesday when the Constitutional Court hands down judgment in the application by the SA Police Service for leave to appeal against a ruling on affirmative action.... 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 ...
State asks for postponement in King Dalindyebo case
The State has asked for a postponement in the matter between King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo of the Abathembu and President Jacob Zuma, the presidency said on Monday.... 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 ...

Mbete agreement ‘vindicates’ party – EFF

The decision not to immediately proceed with plans to suspend EFF MPs vindicates the party, its MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said on Monday.... 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 ...

Tonight on Our Perfect Wedding

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

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 ...

Fukushima workers to sue TEPCO for danger pay

Workers employed in decommissioning the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant are to sue operator Tokyo Electric Power and some subcontractors, demanding millions of yen in unpaid danger money, their lawyer said on Tuesday. 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 ...

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 ...
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 ...
Mexico investigates huge fish kill in lagoon
Fishermen used shovels, wheel-carts and trucks in western Mexico to pull tons of dead fish out of a lagoon that has been the scene of four fish kills this year.... more ...

Anele delighted with Amajita trio for Bafana

Anele Ngcongca has welcomed Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba's decision to include three members of the South Africa under-20 team in his squad for the senior national team's trip to Sudan....  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 ...
Injury blow to Bulls
In a crushing blow to the Blue Bulls, exciting fullback Jesse Kriel was today ruled out of the Currie Cup clash against the Lions at Loftus this weekend.... more ...
Schwartzel well poised for final round
The final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship gets under way this afternoon (local time) with South Africans, Charl Schwartzel and Ernie Els looking to consolidate their positions in the FedEx Cup standings.... 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 ...