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EFF members refuse to leave legislature (video)

A group of EFF members refused to leave from outside the Gauteng legislature in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening until they were guaranteed their MPLs could return. more ...

R100k reward for Taegrin’s killers

Police on Tuesday doubled the reward offered for information that would lead to the arrest of four-year-old Taegrin Morris's killers....  more ...
Sanral says blue lights not illegal
It is not illegal for Sanral traffic control vehicles, which are assisting on the Gauteng highways, to have blue lights, the road agency said on Tuesday.... more ...
Thuli Madonsela investigating Mandela funeral
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is investigating alleged corruption by Eastern Cape municipalities relating to former president Nelson Mandela's funeral, her office said on Tuesday.... more ...
SIU’s Nkandla probe ongoing – presidency
The investigation by the SIU into upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's private home in Nkandla was still ongoing, the presidency said on Tuesday.... more ...
Anni Dewani’s killer denied medical parole
Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha has denied medical parole to one of Anni Dewani's killers, the justice and correctional services department said on Tuesday.... more ...

Boy dies after being dragged behind hijacked car

A four-year-old boy has died after being dragged outside a hijacked car in Boksburg, Gauteng police said on Sunday.... more ...

‘I am qualified’ insists Nathi Nhleko

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko was on Monday forced to list his academic qualifications after a DA MP claimed he left school at "standard nine".... more ...

Family identifies Reiger Park hijacker

Relatives of a four-year-old Reiger Park boy killed in a hijacking have identified one of the alleged assailants.... more ...

Reviewed metals strike wage offer submitted – union

A reviewed wage proposal has been submitted to the Metal and Engineering Industry Bargaining Council (MEIBC), trade union Solidarity said on Sunday.... more ...

Four killed in bus accident in Randburg

Four people have been killed and several injured when a bus ploughed into pedestrians and a taxi on the side of Republic Road in Randburg on Monday afternoon. ... more ...

Ferry tragedy gives Koreans extra drive for Crown

South Korea’s women golfers dedicated their efforts at this week’s inaugural LPGA International Crown team matches to lifting their homeland’s spirits after April’s ferry disaster that killed nearly 300 people. more ...

Five migrants accused of ‘massacre’ on refugee boat

Five migrants were arrested on Tuesday by Italian police accused of killing fellow passengers aboard a boat in which 30 bodies were found by rescuers earlier this month, Italian media reported. more ...

Seifsa “reluctantly” accepts wage offer

Seifsa has "reluctantly" accepted the labour department's wage proposal to end a strike in the metal sector, the employer body said on Tuesday....  more ...
R699 matter to be heard in August
The hearing into the R699 car sales scheme has been set down for early August in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth, a lawyer representing consumers said on Tuesday.... more ...
Telkom, Solidarity agreement made court order
An agreement between Telkom and Solidarity about Telkom's restructuring and retrenchment process was made a court order by the Labour Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday, Solidarity said.... more ...
Regulate electricity resellers – NERSA
A standardised tariff for electricity resellers is needed to avoid consumers being overcharged, energy regulator Nersa said on Tuesday.... more ...
First time CBS found this year – dept
For the first time this year citrus black spot (CBS) has been detected in fruit entering the European Union from South Africa, the agriculture department said on Tuesday.... more ...

Mexico approves oil and gas reform legislation

Mexico's Senate has approved legislation to implement historic constitutional reform that would open the country's oil and gas industry to foreign investment for the first time since 1938....  more ...
Air France suspends flights to Tel Aviv    
Air France said on Tuesday that it was suspending its flights to Tel Aviv, joining a host of airlines to stop service to Israel because of the deadly Gaza conflict.... more ...
SA urged to break Israel ties
The South African government should recall its ambassador to Israel and expel Israel's ambassador, Palestine Solidarity Alliance, the Muslim Students Union Association, and Media Review Network said on Tuesday.... more ...
Australian senator’s ideal man: rich and ‘well-hung’
An Australian senator who told breakfast radio she would only date men who were rich and "well-hung" apologised Tuesday, saying she had tried to hide her embarrassment with a joke.... more ...
China ‘seals off’ city after man dies of bubonic plague
A Chinese city has been sealed off and 151 people placed in quarantine since last week after a man died of bubonic plague, state media said Tuesday.... more ...

AmaTuks signs Dynamos’ Partson Jaure

Pretoria University has announced the signing of Zimbabwe defender and vice-captain Partson Jaure. ...  more ...
It’s do or die for Jake White’s Sharks
The thought of taking his troops over to Christ-church for their weekend Super Rugby semifinal later in the week, never crossed Sharks mentor Jake White's mind.... more ...
Togo striker set for Chiefs trial
Togo international striker Francis Koné Kouassi is set to go on trial at Amakhosi from today. ... more ...
Real Madrid signs Rodriguez: club
Real Madrid on Tuesday signed Colombian striker James Rodriguez, the top scorer at the World Cup, from Monaco on a six season contract, the Spanish giants said.... more ...
Bloemfontein Celtic to unveil new kit on Friday
Bloemfontein Celtic are expected to be the latest team to unveil their new soccer kit for the upcoming 2014/15 season.... more ...

Celebrating fresh local fashion with Craig Port

Nothing made the girls from Sex and the City squeal more than New York Fashion Week. In South Africa we are lucky enough to have three events to wear our Manolos to – Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg, Africa and Cape Town....  more ...
Choreographer Paul Modjadji gets local recognition
The Balobedu people are looked upon with a measure of pride and respect in and around the Tzaneen area. ... more ...
Party as Britain’s little prince celebrates first birthday
Britain's Prince George was to celebrate his first birthday on Tuesday with a party fit for a future king as his parents thanked well-wishers the world over for their support.... more ...
Here’s sellin’ to you, kid. Casablanca piano up for sale
The iconic piano from Hollywood romance "Casablanca" goes on sale at auction in New York in November, the highlight of more than two dozen collectors' items from the fabled war-time classic.... more ...
Soapie Watch: This week on Muvhango
Here’s what to expect this week on SABC 2's popular soapie Muvhango. more ...