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Derby-Lewis granted parole

Convicted murderer Clive Derby Lewis has been granted medical parole with immediate effect.  more ...

DA seeks Nkandla legal advice

The DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said his party is seeking legal advice in an attempt to make President Jacob Zuma pay back some of the money spent on the security upgrades to his Nkandla private homestead....  more ...

Blatter calls for unity against corruption ‘storm’

FIFA leader Sepp Blatter appealed for unity among football’s warring factions as he opened the congress of the world ruling body overshadowed by a major corruption scandal. more ...

Young boy run over and killed by car in Joburg

A child, believed to be aged between 6 and 9 years, was killed after he was hit by a light motor vehicle on the R21 near Johannesburg on Friday, reported paramedics. more ...

Kaizer Chiefs to speak on Khune, Mashamaite contracts

Kaizer Chiefs will to hold a press conference this week to clear up speculation surrounding the futures of Itumeleng Khune and Tefu Mashamaite.... more ...

Elite SA troops stuck in Uganda

An entire battalion of South Africa's crack 121 Battalion are stuck in Entebbe, Uganda, after their flight was refused permission to land in South Africa.... more ...

EFF interrupts Zuma in National Assembly again

MPs from the Economic Freedom Fighters protested silently but visibly as President Jacob Zuma tabled his budget vote in the National Assembly on Tuesday.... more ...

Missing Ipeleng Moholane found dead in Midrand

Condolences continue to spread on social media after the discovery of missing student Ipeleng Moholane’s dead body on Monday.... more ...

Find your load shedding schedules here

Want to know when your suburb will experience load shedding? Find out your schedule here. ... more ...

FIFA votes amid corruption crisis : LIVE REPORT

09:42 GMT – Survivor – Despite the growing crisis, Blatter has survived scandal before and looks set for a fifth term in Friday’s vote, backed by African and Asian allies, despite the criminal investigations under way in the United States and Switzerland. more ...

Nigeria’s Buhari to be sworn in after historic election win

Muhammadu Buhari becomes Nigeria’s new head of state on Friday in a ceremony mixing military pomp with cultural tradition after he won the first opposition victory over a sitting president in the nation’s history. more ...

Get a black Broederbond

Is it possible that people can battle with a simple economic concept such as Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) as we have for so long?...  more ...
African Bank issues new R1.65bn bond to “good bank”
African Bank, which almost collapsed in 2014 under a mountain of bad debt, said on Friday it would issue a 10-year R1.65 billion domestic medium-term bond to be traded on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange as part of its debt-restructuring agreed with lenders to transform it into a “good bank”.... more ...
S. Korea industrial output slumps further in April
South Korea's industrial output declined for a second straight month in April, reflecting weak exports, government data showed Friday.... more ...
Struggling Metmar confirms takeover offer from Traxys
Mining group Metmar Limited confirmed a “firm but conditional” offer for 100 percent of its share capital from its larger global competitor Traxys as it reported lower revenues despite volumes having increased by 15 percent in the year to February.... more ...
Anglo American restructures SA leadership
Anglo American Plc on Thursday announced that Chief Executive Mark Cutifani would assume the role of chairman of Anglo American South Africa from next month, taking over from Michael Spicer, who is retiring.... more ...

Blatter calls for unity against corruption ‘storm’

FIFA leader Sepp Blatter appealed for unity among football's warring factions as he opened the congress of the world ruling body overshadowed by a major corruption scandal....  more ...
Nigeria’s Buhari to be sworn in after historic election win
Muhammadu Buhari becomes Nigeria's new head of state on Friday in a ceremony mixing military pomp with cultural tradition after he won the first opposition victory over a sitting president in the nation's history.... more ...
Cameron meets Polish PM on EU reform tour
British Prime Minister David Cameron met Poland's premier in Warsaw Friday on a whistlestop European tour to gather backing for EU reforms but faced implacable Polish opposition to proposals to limit benefits for immigrants.... more ...
Scientists restore lost memory in mice, shedding light on amnesia
Researchers have gained new understanding on the workings of amnesia through research that used light to revive lost memories in mice, a study reported.... more ...
Suu Kyi sidesteps Rohingya migrant crisis for political pragmatism
Aung San Suu Kyi was once an unassailable champion of Myanmar's powerless. But the opposition leader's refusal to speak up for a persecuted Muslim minority at the heart of a migrant crisis has cast doubt over her moral force -- and even earned a gentle rebuke from fellow Nobel laureate the Dalai Lama.... more ...

Africa to vote for Blatter

All 54 African football associations will vote for Sepp Blatter as he looks to win his fifth term as Fifa president in the organisation’s elections on Friday. ...  more ...
World XV: Battle of top rugby coaches
Two of the most experienced coaches in world rugby, Robbie Deans of New Zealand and France’s Bernard Laporte, will take charge of a star-studded World XV for their match against the Springboks at Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday, July 11.... more ...
Mbalula likens 2010 World Cup bribe allegations to movie
Fikile Mbalula yesterday compared the American investigation into the voting process for the 2010 Fifa World Cup to a Hollywood movie.... more ...
Mathoho’s future to be decided soon
Kaizer Chiefs should shed further light soon on whether Eric Mathoho will still be at the club next season. ... more ...
Monster up-run for 2015 Comrades
The 2015 Comrades Marathon will be the longest in over 40 years and is expected to be one of the biggest in the history of the "up-run", organisers confirmed yesterday.... more ...

Former Muvhango star joins Generations

The cast of Generations: The Legacy is growing.  more ...
Ferrari 488 GTB sets new benchmark
The Ferrari 488 GTB has made its official debut at a private preview held at the new Scuderia South Africa premises and is said to set a new benchmark for the sports car sector.... more ...
Lloyd Cele’s new single takes top spot
Lloyd Cele’s single, Best I’ve Ever Had, has taken the top spot on Gagasi FM. ... more ...
Less South Africans go to bed hungry – survey
As the world marks World Hunger Day today, it should be encouraging to know less South Africans are going to bed hungry each night, but as a country, we are still facing server problems in this regard.... more ...
65-year-old’s quadruplets face health risks
Doctors at a Berlin clinic said on Wednesday quadruplets, whose very premature births to a 65-year-old German mother have captured headlines and stirred debate, face big health risks.... more ...