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Chester Missing / Steve Hofmeyr court room showdown (video)

Political commentator Chester Missing has especially borrowed clothes from long-time friend Pinocchio as his handler Conrad Koch prepares to fight an interim protection order against them in the Randburg Magistrates’ Court on Thursday. more ...

Chaos and conflict as Baby Jamie is laid to rest (video)

The funeral of Jamie Faith Naidoo (Baby Jamie), who was allegedly killed by her grandmother last week, was marred by conflict and chaos this morning....  more ...
Man arrested after attempted rape at Pretoria school grounds
A 21-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly trying to rape a young woman looking for a job as a nanny in Pretoria, police said.... more ...
DA’s momentum growing – Helen Zille
The results of municipal by-elections this week show that the Democratic Alliance's momentum is growing, party leader Helen Zille said on Thursday.... more ...
Possible load shedding this weekend
Power supply on Friday and the weekend was expected to be constrained, Eskom said on Thursday.... more ...
Shock as Phillip Hughes dies from head injuries (video)
Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died Thursday from a rare head injury after a sickening on-field blow in one of the highest-profile sporting fatalities since the death of Formula One great Ayrton Senna.... more ...
Auditor General was unaware about Nkandla spending
Evidence of large-scale misappropriation in the Nkandla construction project was hidden from the auditor general (AG).... more ...
Cell C banner changed
The banner slamming cellphone network provider Cell C has been changed. more ...
Zuma: ANC shaken, in trouble
President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday admitted that the ANC had been shaken and was in trouble.... more ...
Rea Vaya buses set to ‘go green’
Rea Vaya buses on the Phase 1C network between central Johannesburg, Sandton and Alexandra will in future be powered by natural gas.... more ...

Thembi Seete scores top role

Thembi Seete has landed the role of her dreams. more ...

Toddler allegedly killed by grandma to be buried today

The funeral service of Jamie Faith Naidoo, the two-year-old allegedly murdered by her granny, is expected to take place at the Havenside Community Hall in Chatsworth, south of Durban, on Tuesday.... more ...

Shocking toddler assault goes viral (video)

A shocking video of a housekeeper assaulting a toddler in Uganda has gone viral, prompting anger from social media users.... more ...

Chester Missing, Steve Hofmeyr in court today

Comedian and ventriloquist Conrad Koch will on Thursday oppose Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr's interim protection order against him in the Randburg Magistrate's Court. ... more ...

UPDATE: Slain toddler Baby Jamie was allegedly raped

The alleged killers of Jamie Faith Naidoo, also known as Baby Jamie, have been remanded in police custody following their brief appearance in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court on Monday.... more ...

Limpopo textbook fears grow

Fears that Limpopo will again face a school textbook shortage have surfaced after an AG report on Thursday showed the provincial education department had failed to acquire half the books needed for the 2015 academic year. more ...

Month-on-month PPI changes

The producer price index (PPI) for final manufactured goods from September 2014 to October 2014 has increased by 0.3 percent, Statistics SA said on Thursday. more ...

Making it big with small caps

I have learnt several investing lessons in the small caps space and I thought I'd share them, keeping it as brief as possible....  more ...
Month-on-month PPI changes
The producer price index (PPI) for final manufactured goods from September 2014 to October 2014 has increased by 0.3 percent, Statistics SA said on Thursday.... more ...
Copper theft increases in October
Losses to copper theft increased marginally to R13.2 million in October, up from R13m the previous month, according to the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (Sacci) Copper Theft Barometer.... more ...
High ash emissions not due to lack of maintenance – Eskom
High ash emissions from the Lethabo power station in the Vaal Triangle due to conveyer belt failure was not caused by a lack of maintenance, Eskom said on Thursday.... more ...
Cosatu wants labour laws enforced
The Congress of SA Trade Union (Cosatu) in the North West has called on government to enforce all labour laws.... more ...

E-cigarettes contain 10 times amount of carcinogens: Japan

E-cigarettes contain 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded as less harmful than smoking....  more ...
Blast hits British embassy vehicle in Kabul: embassy
A British embassy vehicle was hit by a blast in Kabul on Thursday, causing some injuries, an embassy spokesman told AFP.... more ...
Thai elections may be delayed until 2016: junta
Thailand's junta said Thursday elections in the military-ruled kingdom would likely be delayed until 2016, days after military officials ruled out lifting martial law any time soon.... more ...
Protesters block Acapulco highway over 43 missing
Protesters fuming over the presumed slaughter of 43 students blocked the highway linking Mexico City and Acapulco on Wednesday to mark two months since the disappearance rocking the government.... more ...
AfriForum: Dirco representative ‘abused’ forum
A South African government representative allegedly verbally attacked AfriForum at the United Nations Human Rights Commission Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, the organisation said on Wednesday.... more ...

Bafana close in on top 50

Bafana Bafana have jumped six places to 51st in the latest Fifa World Rankings, released today....  more ...
SA players pay tribute to Hughes
The cricketing fraternity is reeling from shock following the news that Australian batsman Phil Hughes passed away after being struck by a bouncer during a domestic Sheffield Shield match on Tuesday.... more ...
Cricket world stunned by Hughes’ death
Players and politicians expressed shock and grounds fell silent on Thursday as the cricket world plunged into mourning after the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.... more ...
Brandon Peterson gets Bafana call
Ajax Cape Town goalkeeper Brandon Peterson has been called up to the Bafana Bafana squad for Sunday’s Nelson Mandela Challenge against the Ivory Coast.... more ...
Phillip Hughes dies from injuries: Cricket Australia
Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died Thursday from his injuries after being hit on the head by a bouncer in a domestic game this week, never regaining consciousness.... more ...

Ray Phiri opens up on music, retirement and his legacy

He has been in the South African music industry for decades, earning himself a Grammy Award and the Order of Ikhamanga in Silver from the president to recognise his contribution to the struggle against apartheid....  more ...
The Lo Down: SA Style Awards 2014
Celebrating its 19th year, the SA Style Awards was held this past weekend in the new fashion court at Hyde Park Corner with an impressive red carpet event followed by a dinner at the Southern Sun Hyde Park Hotel.... more ...
Troye Sivan is growing up on screen
Troye Sivan has grown up on screen with his character John Milton in the popular Spud movies, based on the bestselling novels by John van de Ruit.... more ...
Mazda CX-3 coming to SA
Mazda Motor Corporation revealed the new Mazda CX-3 to the world at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. ... more ...
Gauteng Sansui Summer Cup 2014: Girls vs Girls
Glamour, drama, thrills and high stakes - the Gauteng SANSUI Summer Cup at Johannesburg’s Turffontein Racecourse on Saturday, 29th of November has it all!... more ...