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Investigate Lesotho shootings – Cyril Ramaphosa

Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday called for an investigation into the shootings in Maseru, Lesotho, his office said....  more ...

COSATU worried about treatment of Nkandla “scapegoats”

Labour federation COSATU has expressed concern about claims that Public Works employees who worked on the Nkandla project are being used as scapegoats in President Jacob Zuma’s security upgrade saga....  more ...

US manufacturing cools a bit in September

US manufacturing activity cooled a bit in September from a sizzling August, but the sector mainly was upbeat about the business outlook, the Institute for Supply Management said Wednesday....  more ...

Joy for Iraq in dramatic day of Asian Games athletics

A sensational triple disqualification in the Asian Games men's 800 metres on Wednesday lifted Iraq's Adnan Taess Akkar from fourth to win his country's first gold medal in Incheon....  more ...

IFP wants decent houses instead of owls

The City of Johannesburg must urgently provide people with decent housing instead of spending millions buying owls to eat rats, the IFP said on Wednesday....  more ...

KZN Hlabisa Hospital’s management removed

The management of Hlabisa Hospital in KwaZulu-Natal has been removed and a probe into malpractice launched, the provincial health department said on Wednesday....  more ...

N.Korea win Asian Games football gold to repay Kim Jong-Un’s love

North Korea upset defending champions Japan 3-1 to win Asian Games women's football gold on Wednesday -- and again it was all down to leader Kim Jong-Un for sharing his wisdom....  more ...

Kenya’s rags to riches marathon star says he can go faster

Just a few years ago, Dennis Kimetto was working on his family's farm in Kenya's Rift Valley highlands, growing potatoes, maize and taking care of livestock....  more ...

GM sees Europe profitable, better US margins in 2016

General Motors Wednesday said it will return to profitability in its European division and reach a key profit target for its US division in 2016....  more ...

Probe Gauteng water crisis – DA

The DA on Wednesday called for an independent inquiry into Gauteng's water crisis....  more ...

Australian legend lauds South African netball

Australia’s longest serving netball captain, Michelle den Dekker, says South African netball have made great strides in the past 15 years....  more ...

Patricia de Lille to give update on Nobel summit

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille is set to make an announcement on the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates amid reports on Wednesday that it had been cancelled....  more ...

SADTU KZN case struck off the roll

An urgent application by Sadtu's KwaZulu-Natal branch against its national office was struck off the roll on Wednesday for lack of urgency, the union said....  more ...

Boks need to close down critical moments: Matfield

Springbok stalwart Victor Matfield believes South Africa needs to close down crucial moments if they want to bring New Zealand's unbeaten record of 21 victories to an end in their Rugby Championship in Johannesburg on Saturday....  more ...