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A police Constable was killed while investigating a robbery in Themba north of Pretoria. ( )

Police officer dies in Themba shootout

Another police officer has been killed bringing to three the number of police officers who have lost their lives in the country in the past 24 hour.

Jozi FM DJ back in court on murder charge
Thursday 30 July 2015 11:08
Joe Mafela humbled by 'Lifetime Achiever' nod
Thursday 30 July 2015 10:57
Jozi FM DJ back in court on murder charge
Thursday 30 July 2015 11:08
Joe Mafela humbled by 'Lifetime Achiever' nod
Thursday 30 July 2015 10:57
Phiyega fights for her position
Thursday 30 July 2015 09:15
Pirates, Chiefs brace for Carling Cup test
Thursday 30 July 2015 09:00
Nepal landslide kills 15 people
Thursday 30 July 2015 08:39

South Africa

Jozi FM DJ back in court on murder charge

Thursday 30 July 2015 11:08

The murder trial of Jozi FM DJ Donald Sebolai continues today in the Johannesburg High Court sitting in Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court in Ekurhuleni.

Africa

 A SADC Double Troika summit resolved to establish the commission following the killing of former army commander Maaparankoe Mahao.
Cyril Ramaphosa due in Lesotho

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:34

Lesotho's King Letsie III has signed a government gazette for the establishment of a SADC Commission of Inquiry into the country's volatile security situation.

World

Nepal landslide kills 15 people

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:39

A landslide triggered by torrential rain killed 15 people in western Nepal.

Politics

The EFF says it is not intimidated by the suspected break-in at Julius Malema office in Parliament.
EFF opens case after suspected break-in at Malema office

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:11

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Parliament says it has opened a case with the police after a suspected break-in at the office of its leader, Julius Malema.

Business

EMPS released a report showing that 12% of the people they have screened have a criminal record.
‘Employers mustn’t discriminate against people with criminal records’

Thursday 30 July 2015 10:33

Screening company, Employers Mutual Protection Services (EMPS) CEO Kirsten Halcrow, has called on employers not to discriminate against job seekers with criminal records.

Science

Microsoft launches Windows 10

Thursday 30 July 2015 08:45

Microsoft Corp launched Windows 10 in 190 countries on Wednesday. The South African launch took place in at the Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, Johannesburg.

Lifestyle

Joe Mafela humbled by 'Lifetime Achiever' nod

Thursday 30 July 2015 10:57

Receiving the “Lifetime Achiever” award is a satisfaction of saying I have done a good job during the years.

Sport

Pirates, Chiefs brace for Carling Cup test

Thursday 30 July 2015 09:00

Orlando Pirates Champion coach Tumo Katane says the opportunity to be a coach is nerve wracking.

Opinion

Yahya Jammeh, president of Gambia, addresses the United Nations in September 2014. The dictator is notorious for human rights violations.
Why Gambia is not ideal to host Africa’s human rights watchdog

Thursday 30 July 2015 10:06

When one thinks of human rights in Africa, The Gambia might spring to mind as an example of a country with a domestic record of grave violations.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on June 16 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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