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EFF and DA united against the ANC, claims Gwede Mantashe

The coalition between the EFF and the DA is due to their animosity towards the ANC, the ruling party’s secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Monday. more ...

Truck slams through nine vehicles in KZN

Four people sustained various injuries after a truck ploughed through nine vehicles on the M4 near La Mercy in KwaZulu-Natal today....  more ...
Nigeria victims thank SA government
The family of Ivy Langford, 66, one of the 26 South Africans injured in the Nigeria church building collapse, applauded government and President Jacob Zuma on Monday.... more ...
Gauteng water to be restored
Water supply problems experienced in vast areas of Gauteng should be resolved within two days, officials said on Monday.... more ...
Better behaviour required in Parliament – Mantashe
Parliament should allow leaders to answer questions without shouting, and insults being hurled, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Monday. ... more ...
No comment on Zuma SIU Nkandla response
The presidency on Monday declined to comment on a press report that, until he was served with a legal warning, President Jacob Zuma failed to respond to Special Investigating Unit questions on his Nkandla home. ... more ...

TB Joshua to visit South Africa, meet SCOAN collapse survivors

Nigerian preacher TB Joshua on Sunday said he would travel to South Africa in the coming weeks to meet families and survivors of a building collapse at his church that killed scores.... more ...

Three SA children among survivors of SCOAN disaster

Three South African children were among those who survived the building collapse at the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Nigeria, government said on Sunday.... more ...

Ruthless rhino poaching syndicate rounded up by Hawks (video)

The alleged kingpin of one of South Africa's biggest and most violent rhino poaching syndicates, accused of obtaining 84 rhino horns via illegal means, was arrested on Friday morning in front of the Pretoria North Magistrate’s Court.... more ...

Bail denied in rhino poaching case

An attorney arrested as part of the rounding up of one of South Africa's biggest rhino poaching syndicates had an urgent bail application heard and overturned at the Pretoria High Court on Saturday morning.... more ...

Meet the Big Brother Africa Hotshots housemates (videos)

Big Brother Africa Hotshots has started to slowly reveal the housemates who will be taking part in the latest edition of the popular reality show.... more ...

Radwanska crashes, Sharapova through in Wuhan

World number six Agnieszka Radwanska was dumped out of the $2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open on Monday by a determined Caroline Garcia of France, while Maria Sharapova won her first match of the inaugural tournament. more ...

China blocks ‘privacy’ search engine DuckDuckGo

China has begun blocking the privacy-protecting search engine DuckDuckGo, which avoids storing user data or tracking online activity, according to the company and security researchers. more ...

Gill Marcus remarkable leader – BMF

Outgoing SA Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus is a remarkable leader, the Black Management Forum said on Monday. ...  more ...
Government not helping small businesses – Mmusi Maimane
Government has not helped small businesses get off the ground, DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane said on Monday.... more ...
Construction work, profits down
Construction work and overall profit dropped, despite a rise in the civil construction confidence index in the third quarter of 2014, FNB and the Bureau for Economic Research said on Monday. ... more ...
Tesco reveals ‘serious’ profit error, shares plunge
Britain's biggest retailer, supermarket group Tesco, has launched an investigation after revealing that it had overstated its half-year profit forecast by £250 million, it said on Monday.... more ...
Siemens to buy US oil equipment maker Dresser-Rand for $7.6 bln
Germany's Siemens announced it will buy US oil equipment maker Dresser-Rand Industries, for $7.6 billion.... more ...

Sean Davison helped SA doctor end his life

Sean Davison, the professor who helped his mother commit suicide, recently helped a South African doctor end his life, his spokeswoman said on Monday. ...  more ...
Ukraine troops prepare pullback as truce holds
A fragile truce between pro-Russian insurgents and Ukrainian forces appeared to be consolidate Monday as clashes subsided and attention focused on the unresolved status of the separatist east.... more ...
Thousands of Hong Kong students on strike for democracy
Hong Kong students on Monday began a week-long boycott of classes, gathering in their thousands for what democracy activists say will be a wider campaign of civil disobedience against China's refusal to grant the city unfettered democracy.... more ...
More than 130 000 Syrian Kurds have fled to Turkey – minister
More than 130,000 Syrian Kurds have fled across the border into Turkey, escaping an advance by Islamic State jihadists, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday.... more ...
NASA’s MAVEN enters Mars orbit
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft began orbiting Mars on Sunday, on a mission to study how the Red Planet's climate changed over time from warm and wet to cold and dry.... more ...

The Currie Cup XV – Week 7

Last weekend's fixtures dished up more than a few standout performances.  more ...
Pitso in hot water
Pitso Mosimane has been charged by the Premier Soccer League for his comments after Mamelodi Sundowns’ Absa Premiership loss to Orlando Pirates on August 27.... more ...
De Villiers positive about Bok scrum
South Africa's scrum consultant Pieter de Villiers says the Springboks could have the upper hand at scrum time against the Wallabies in Saturday's Rugby Championship Test at Newlands.... more ...
Surgery for Louw’s pain in the neck
Springbok flanker Francois Louw underwent surgery on Monday after he injured his neck in the Rugby Championship Test against New Zealand in Wellington just over a week ago.... more ...
Mashaba to announce squad on Thursday
Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba is set to announce his squad to face Congo Brazzaville in back-to-back 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers on Thursday.... more ...

‘New’ Generations back in December

Soap opera Generations will go off air next week after its current batch of episodes featuring 16 now-axed cast members conclude....  more ...
iPhone opening weekend sales top 10 million: Apple
Apple said Monday it sold more than 10 million of its new iPhone models globally in the opening weekend of record sales of the bigger-screen version of its smartphone.... more ...
This week on Isidingo
Here’s what to expect this week on SABC 3′s popular soapie Isidingo. more ...
One Direction concert film in cinemas this October
For one weekend in October, fans of boyband megastars, One Direction (1D), will be able to catch the band’s One Direction: Where We Are – The Concert Film, at their nearest Ster-Kinekor cinema.... more ...
South Africa sets ‘Nutcracker’ in the Kalahari Desert
It's danced to Tchaikovsky's famous melody, but it's not your traditional Christmas Nutcracker: the Joburg Ballet has set it in the Kalahari desert among ancient Bushmen paintings.... more ...