PREMIUM!
Mashaba eyes direct-elect political system
He was adamant that the current political system has to change so that politicians were directly accountable to voters, not to ‘self-serving political parties’.
PREMIUM!
15 hospitals, 48 staff ‘did forced sterilisation of HIV+ women’
Most of the doctors and staff involved in coercing or forcing patients to agree to sterilisation were motivated by personal reasons, the report said.
Classes were disrupted and students were forced off the premises on Monday morning, but protests soon turned violent. It is unclear if classes have resumed.
Timothy Omotoso and his two co-accused face 97 charges, including rape, human trafficking and racketeering. WARNING: This story contains sensitive details and testimony of a sexual nature.
Bryant, through her lawyers, is seeking damages for ‘pre-impact terror,’ i.e. the emotional trauma Kobe and Gigi suffered in the moments before the crash.
The looming deadline follows an application brought by the City to enforce its by-laws after threats and resistance by many in the group had made it impossible for officials to work there.
Residents say that Eskom is ‘unavailable’ to engage with them, and fails to repair broken transformers.
‘I just want people to know that they could be charged double without even knowing because the municipality is not clear,’ says Boksburg resident Russel Simons.
PREMIUM!
Youth joblessness to persist due to stagnant economy, wrong skills
Government should consider revamping the entire education system to cater for industry needs, economist Professor Bonke Dumisa said.
PREMIUM!
Julius ‘Radio Malema’ fell victim to his own tactics
Malema was no victim, it was just his chickens coming home to roost. And, sadly, women became collateral damage.
PREMIUM!
Cosatu, academic cautiously optimistic about Mboweni’s budget
‘If the right strategic decisions are made, 2020 might just be the year in which the seeds of a moderate recovery are planted,’ US professor Andre Roux said.
PREMIUM!
Ramaphosa’s Eskom rescue band-aid could actually make matters worse
Energy experts believe the president’s plan to supplement Eskom’s capacity needs with privately sourced power would fall far short of the capacity required to prevent blackouts, while simultaneously sinking the power utility into further trouble, as they would be left with only already defaulting municipalities left to cater to.
The executive committee of his All Basotho Convention (ABC) party has asked him to leave office ‘immediately’ as it picked his possible replacement.
The public memorial is being held in the arena where Bryant wowed fans for nearly two decades while playing for the Los Angeles Lakers.

PREMIUM!
About 5m of us set to be held at budget-point

Columns About 5m of us set to be held at budget-point

In fact, this robbery has become in institution, taking place every year around this time.

PREMIUM!
Greater Letaba council recoups over R1m it ‘mistakenly paid’

Local News Greater Letaba council recoups over R1m it ‘mistakenly paid’

A case of fraud with the Hawks over the irregular payment is still under investigation.

PREMIUM!
Hunger-strike dad a step closer to seeing his kids

Society Hunger-strike dad a step closer to seeing his kids

After 11 days of camping outside the social development department’s head office in Pretoria, Solomon Mondlane finally met its officials yesterday.

local soccer Gavin Hunt – I won’t watch the Soweto derby

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt says he will not be watching Saturday’s Soweto derby between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs, joking the derby these days is for those who like “caviar, crayfish and sandwiches.”

PREMIUM!
The no-hope Olympic team might not be so bad after all

Columnists The no-hope Olympic team might not be so bad after all

With the 2020 domestic season barely off the ground,there is a whole lot more to smile about.

Relationships Why do relationships change after having a baby?

Moving from a family of two to a family of three (or more) can be challenging for anyone.

Cricket Proteas women gaining belief in pursuit of history

This South African side, on their day, can mix it with the world’s best.

World Boxing Wilder will reportedly seek rematch with Fury

He also says a miscalculation with his ring-walk costume proved costly in the first defeat of his career.

Bullish Gqoboka relishes scrum battle with Jaguares

Super Rugby Bullish Gqoboka relishes scrum battle with Jaguares

‘Mission: Impossible VII’ halts Italy filming over coronavirus

World ‘Mission: Impossible VII’ halts Italy filming over coronavirus

Groundbreaking NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101

World Groundbreaking NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101

Two men allegedly raped four minors, pupil in separate cases

Crime Two men allegedly raped four minors, pupil in separate cases

PREMIUM!
Women’s Proteas light up the doom and gloom

Editorials Women’s Proteas light up the doom and gloom

PREMIUM!
The DA must work on being a voice

Editorials The DA must work on being a voice

Man arrested for allegedly raping two young girls on Valentine’s Day

Crime Man arrested for allegedly raping two young girls on Valentine’s Day

Free State man gets 20 years for raping partially blind 90-year-old woman

Courts Free State man gets 20 years for raping partially blind 90-year-old woman

Mbalula gives go-ahead for independent probe into George air crash

Investigation Mbalula gives go-ahead for independent probe into George air crash

At least 46 rhinos killed in Botswana in 10 months as poaching surges

Africa At least 46 rhinos killed in Botswana in 10 months as poaching surges

Farmer accused of shooting teen ‘for stealing maize meal’ gets R1K bail

Courts Farmer accused of shooting teen ‘for stealing maize meal’ gets R1K bail

This is what Makhura must fix, says DA ahead of Gauteng Sopa

Politics This is what Makhura must fix, says DA ahead of Gauteng Sopa

Judgment soon in bail application of woman accused of mum’s murder

Courts Judgment soon in bail application of woman accused of mum’s murder

Several dozen hurt as car rams Germany carnival procession

World Several dozen hurt as car rams Germany carnival procession

EFF slams ‘opportunistic’ media coverage of Malema’s stayed warrant

Politics EFF slams ‘opportunistic’ media coverage of Malema’s stayed warrant

‘Baby who are you?’ – witness in Omotoso trial details how she was recruited

Courts ‘Baby who are you?’ – witness in Omotoso trial details how she was recruited





today in print

today in print