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Bafana to play in Senzo’s hometown

Danny Jordaan has confirmed that Bafana Bafana’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan on November 15 will now be played at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, in honour of the late Senzo Meyiwa. more ...

Pastor Mboro donates to Lagos church collapse victims’ families

Controversial religious leader Prophet Mboro has pledged R10 000 to each of the families of South Africans killed and injured in the September 12 church collapse in Lagos, a statement said....  more ...
Gun control law changes on the way – Nhleko
Amendments to the Firearms Control Act will be introduced in Parliament next year, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko said on Thursday. ... more ...
Cosatu weaker than ever – Vavi
Cosatu has never been as weak and paralysed as it is today, its general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said on Thursday. ... more ...
Ebola checks at SA ports – minister Lynne Brown
The National Ports Authority (NPA) has taken steps to ensure the Ebola virus disease does not enter South Africa through one of its main harbours, Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown revealed on Thursday.... more ...
Khumalo still has Senzo’s cars
Slain Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa’s cars were on Thursday still parked at the Mulbarton townhouse he shared with his partner, Kelly Khumalo, for the last few months.... more ...

Kelly Khumalo now welcome at Meyiwa’s funeral

Kelly Khumalo is welcome after all at the funeral of her boyfriend Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa.... more ...

Kelly and Senzo: Asinne song a bad omen? (video)

A few days before the death of the soccer legend Senzo Meyiwa, Kelly Khumalo performed her song Asinne on Robert Marawa's Thursday Night Live show during the star's last sport interview.... more ...

Meyiwa – I lied to wife and girlfriend

Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has opened up about the cat fight that landed girlfriend Kelly Khumalo in jail, and admitted that he never told the singer that he is married.... more ...

LIVE VIDEO FEED: Memorial service of Meyiwa, Mulaudzi and Mwelase

Watch the live feed of the memorial service at the Standard Bank Arena by the SA Football Association to pay tribute to Bafana goalkeeper and captain Senzo Meyiwa, female professional boxer Phindile Mwelase and Olympic silver medalist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi.... more ...

Kelly Khumalo not welcome at Meyiwa’s funeral

Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa's family have barred his girlfriend and mother of his child, Kelly Khumalo, from attending his funeral in Durban.... more ...

Murray qualifies for World Tour Finals with Paris win

Andy Murray guaranteed his place at the World Tour Finals with a 6-3, 6-3 third round victory over Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday. more ...

I sacrificed my life – Tongo tells Dewani court

Convicted shuttle taxi driver Zola Tongo seemed to portray himself as a victim when describing how the Anni Dewani murder plot affected him, during questioning in the Western Cape High Court on Thursday. more ...

SA’s financial system is sound – SA Reserve Bank

The South African financial system remains sound, according to the SA Reserve Bank's (SARB's) Financial Stability Review released yesterday....  more ...
Leaving alliance will divide unions – Blade Nzimande
Unions that leave the tripartite alliance will become divided, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande said on Thursday.... more ...
Twenty-two thousand jobs created – Stats SA
A total of 22,000 jobs have been created between the second and third quarters of this year, Statistics SA said on Thursday.... more ...
Shell posts mixed third-quarter earnings
Royal Dutch Shell posted mixed third-quarter earnings on Thursday, as it weathered sliding oil prices but was buoyed by improved capital efficiency and strong project delivery.... more ...
Vodacom subscriber details given out
Vodacom has allegedly been providing its subscribers' numbers to businesses and marketing companies.... more ...

Israel police kill Palestinian after attack on hardliner

Israeli police Thursday shot dead a Palestinian suspected of an assassination attempt on a hardline campaigner for Jewish prayer rights at Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound....  more ...
Rampaging Burkina protesters set parliament ablaze
Angry demonstrators in Burkina Faso went on the rampage on Thursday in protest at plans to allow President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year rule, setting parliament on fire and wreaking havoc across the capital.... more ...
Iraqi peshmerga groups link up in Turkey border town: AFP
Two groups of Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters set to join the fight for Kobane linked up Thursday in a Turkish border town but have yet to cross the border into Syria, an AFP photographer reported.... more ...
EU, Ukraine must agree gas debt deal for talks to restart: Gazprom
Gazprom on Thursday said that the EU and Ukraine must agree a deal for Kiev to pay off its gas debts to Russia before talks on restarting deliveries to the strife-torn nation can restart.... more ...
Taiwan tycoon faces more charges in food safety scandal
Taiwanese tycoon Wei Ying-chung was slapped with nearly 140 fraud charges on Thursday over his alleged role in Taiwan's latest food safety scare, prosecutors said.... more ...

Golden Arrows on top

Golden Arrows' plans for an immediate return to the Absa Premiership seems to be on course....  more ...
Springboks show support at triple memorial
The death of three South African sporting heroes over the past week has brought South Africans together, Springbok captain Jean de Villiers said at a memorial service in Johannesburg on Thursday.... more ...
Buses available for Mulaudzi funeral
Ten buses have been made available for sports fans in Gauteng who want to attend Mbulaeni Mulaudzi's funeral in Limpopo, Athletics SA (ASA) said on Thursday.... more ...
Cricket icons to feature on local television
Former Proteas captains Graeme Smith and Shaun Pollock are just two of a host of cricket icons who will feature in SuperSport's commentary team during the ICC Cricket World Cup next year.... more ...
Rose fights back, Donaldson rides luck in Shanghai
European Ryder Cup stars Justin Rose and Jamie Donaldson both endured an up-and-down day as the BMW Masters got under way in Shanghai on Thursday.... more ...

Kamini Pather is living her dream

Success is a combination of skill, motivation and taking action, according to the winner of last year's season of MasterChef SA, Kamini Pather....  more ...
Suge Knight arrested in row over photographer’s camera
Notorious rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Micah "Katt" Williams were arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing a camera from a photographer, authorities said.... more ...
‘Big Bang Theory’ actress Cuoco gets Hollywood star
"The Big Bang Theory" actress Kaley Cuoco was joined by fellow cast members from the hit TV sitcom as she received a star on Hollywood's storied Walk of Fame.... more ...
Hello Kitty at 40, giving adults a ‘licence to play’
As a Japanese schoolgirl in the 1970s, Kazumi Kaminaga had never seen something as cute as Hello Kitty when she first laid eyes on the moon-faced, mouthless character in a shop.... more ...
Marvel unveils huge slate of new superhero films
Marvel on Tuesday unveiled plans for nine new superhero movies through 2019, expanding a universe anchored on blockbuster franchises including "The Avengers" and "Captain America."... more ...