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Pansy Tlakula resigns as IEC chair

IEC chairwoman Pansy Tlakula has resigned, she announced on Tuesday.  more ...

Sanral not presenting to e-toll panel

The SA National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) will not make representations to the advisory panel on e-tolls and their socio-economic impact, it said on Tuesday. ...  more ...
Tlakula’s resignation end ‘tumultuous time’ says IEC
Pansy Tlakula's resignation as chairwoman of the Electoral Commission signalled the end of a "particularly challenging and tumultuous period", the IEC said on Tuesday. ... more ...
Woods confronted over Arms Deal graft claims
Former Scopa chairman Gavin Woods does not have evidence implicating politicians in corruption in the arms procurement deal, the Seriti Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday. ... more ...
Tukkies ‘blackface’ disciplinary ongoing
An investigation into the conduct of two students who were photographed in domestic worker outfits and smeared with black paint is still ongoing, the University of Pretoria said on Tuesday. ... more ...
Baleka Mbete cautions EFF, Floyd Shivambu objects
Speaker Baleka Mbete on Tuesday warned the EFF she would not tolerate "anarchy" in Parliament, but was promptly challenged by party Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu, who accused her of bias.... 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 ...

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 ...

Tonight on Our Perfect Wedding

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

E-tolls wasting our money – Outa

The questionable execution of e-tolling in Gauteng had paved its road to failure, the Oppostion to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) said on Tuesday. ... 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 ...

SA more dependent on diesel, petrol imports

South Africa is becoming more and more dependent on imported petrol and diesel, MPs heard on Tuesday....  more ...
DA wants to see Eskom Koeberg billion rand tender
The DA on Tuesday demanded access to all documents relating to Eskom's awarding of a R4 billion tender to replace steam generators at the Koeberg nuclear power plant.... more ...
Medical Schemes industry needs growth – CMS
The South African medical schemes industry is stable but growth is worrying, the Council for Medical Schemes (CMS) said on Tuesday. ... 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 ...
Australia axes contested mining tax
Australia on Tuesday agreed to scrap a contested resources profits tax after the government struck a surprise deal with crossbench senators, including mining tycoon Clive Palmer.... more ...

Ebola kills 31 people in DR Congo: WHO

An outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 31 people and the epidemic remains contained within the country's northwest, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday....  more ...
Halliburton pays $1.1 bn for Gulf of Mexico BP spill
Oil services company Halliburton said Monday it would pay a $1.1 billion settlement over its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil rig blowout that led to the United States' worst-ever oil spill.... more ...
Hollande affair actress wins privacy suit against French glossy
French actress Julie Gayet, whose affair with President Francois Hollande made headlines worldwide, on Tuesday won a privacy case against a photographer who snapped her in her car.... more ...
Germany bans Uber car pick-up service
A German court has slapped an injunction on the popular car pick-up service Uber across Germany because it lacked the necessary legal permits, it was announced on Tuesday.... more ...
At least half a million displaced in Ukraine: UN
Fighting in Ukraine has forced over half a million people to flee their homes, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday.... 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 ...
PSL Transfer News
It was a busy transfer window for PSL teams with all 16 teams making additions to their squads.... more ...
Kings turn to physical line-up for Province
Eastern Province Kings coach Carlos Spencer made four changes to his team, in a bid to introduce greater physicality in defence for the Currie Cup match against Western Province in Cape Town on Friday.... more ...
Mokotjo bullish ahead of Sudan clash
Kamohelo Mokotjo believes Bafana Bafana owe it to South Africans to qualify for major tournaments around the world.... more ...
Marsh flurry boosts Aussie cause
A late flurry of runs from Mitchell Marsh saw Australia to 282/7 at the end of their innings during the fifth match of the ongoing Triangular Series at the Harare Sports Club.... 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 ...