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The incident happened at the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court. ( )

Palm Ridge Magistrates Court official to appear in court for rape

An official from the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court in Gauteng is expected to appear in court on Thursday for allegedly raping a woman in his office.

West Africa must curb drug trade: Obasanjo
Thursday 21 August 2014 06:59
West Africa must curb drug trade: Obasanjo
Thursday 21 August 2014 06:59
Sundowns beat Swallows 2-0
Thursday 21 August 2014 05:32
Namibia use high tech equipment to detect Ebola
Thursday 21 August 2014 05:21

South Africa

Palm Ridge Magistrates Court official to appear in court for rape

Thursday 21 August 2014 05:47

An official from the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court in Gauteng is expected to appear in court on Thursday for allegedly raping a woman in his office.

Africa

West Africa must curb drug trade: Obasanjo

Thursday 21 August 2014 06:59

West Africa must openly confront its political and governance weaknesses to curb the growing drug trade in the region, former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo said.

World

US military failed in rescue attempt for journalist Foley

Thursday 21 August 2014 05:54

The United States military earlier this summer carried out an attempt to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria.

Politics

 Mmusi Maimane says he will personally serve on a parliamentary ad hoc committee to be established to mull President Jacob Zuma's response to the Nkandla controversy.
Maimane in Nkandla ad hoc committee

Wednesday 20 August 2014 20:48

DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane says he will personally serve on a parliamentary ad hoc committee to be established to mull President Jacob Zuma's response to the Nkandla controversy.

Business

NUM/Helam mine tussle over planned retrenchments

Thursday 21 August 2014 06:18

The National Union of Mineworkers says it is opposed to planned retrenchments of miners at the Helam Diamond mine near Swartruggens in North West.

Science

Namibia use high tech equipment to detect Ebola

Thursday 21 August 2014 05:21

The Namibian Ministry of Health has started using infra-red hand scanners at Hosea Kutako International Airport outside Windhoek to detect Ebola in passengers arriving at the airport.

Lifestyle

Maths and science are increasingly critical to career success

Wednesday 20 August 2014 19:04

For those trained in law, social sciences and the arts, I have some bad news: the best days may be over because the future belongs to scientists, engineers and mathematicians.

Sport

Sundowns beat Swallows 2-0

Thursday 21 August 2014 05:32

Mamelodi Sundowns secured a much-need league win when they out-played Moroka Swallows in a 2-0 victory at the Dobsonville Stadium on Wednesday night.

Opinion

Concern over South African’s cashing in their retirement funds

Wednesday 20 August 2014 09:44

Reports that govt is going to nationalise pension funds through the proposed retirement reforms, which will come into effect next year, have led to some employees cashing in their retirement funds

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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