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Oscar Pistorius stepped down from the witness box on Tuesday
Oscar Pistorius stepped down from the witness box on Tuesday. ( )

Court to rule on Pistorius trial postponement request

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will on Wednesday hear if the State's request for a three-week postponement of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial will be granted.

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SABC mantains stance on DA advert ban
Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:39
Pelembe spares blushes for Pirates
Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:25
SABC mantains stance on DA advert ban
Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:39
Pelembe spares blushes for Pirates
Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:25
Mbalula say SA should be ashamed that there are still fundamental fault lines in society.
Sport transformation plan on ice: Report
Tuesday 15 April 2014 20:14

South Africa

Oscar Pistorius stepped down from the witness box on Tuesday
Court to rule on Pistorius trial postponement request

Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:29

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will on Wednesday hear if the State's request for a three-week postponement of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial will be granted.

Africa

Nigeria vows to protect May "African Davos" in bomb-hit capital

Tuesday 15 April 2014 16:40

Nigeria pledged on Tuesday to deploy more than 6,000 police and soldiers to protect a World Economic Forum on Africa in Abuja next month.

World

Russia says Ukraine on brink of civil war

Tuesday 15 April 2014 16:01

Russia declared Ukraine on the brink of civil war on Tuesday.

Politics

SABC mantains stance on DA advert ban

Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:39

The SABC maintains it acted responsibly by taking a Democratic Alliance (DA) election campaign advertisement off the air.

Business

Premier Nomvula Monkonyane says the programme will be rolled out to other Gauteng townships in due course.
Enterprise incubation aims to end youth unemployment

Tuesday 15 April 2014 20:38

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Monkonyane has launched a R19 million enterprise incubation hub in Mohlakeng Township in Randfontein, west of Johannesburg.

Science

Deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe chaired the Sanac meeting for the last time.
Support for tougher response to infectious diseases

Tuesday 15 April 2014 21:39

The South African National Aids Council (Sanac) has concluded its final plenary meeting in Modimolle, Limpopo.

Lifestyle

Electronic tagging will reduce prison overcrowding in SA: Ndebele

Tuesday 15 April 2014 19:25

Correctional Services Minister Sibusiso Ndebele has welcomed the first ever electronic tagging of a South African remand detainee as an alternative to incarceration.

Sport

Pelembe spares blushes for Pirates

Wednesday 16 April 2014 05:25

Second-half replacement Helder Pelembe scored four minutes from the end to snatch a 1-0 Premiership victory for Orlando Pirates.

Opinion

Former Minister Ronnie Kasrils called on voters to spoil their ballots if they feel they cannot vote for the African National Congress.
Kasrils' call constitutes a political message: Analyst

Tuesday 15 April 2014 09:20

Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says the 'no vote' campaign is grossly misunderstood, because when people decide to deliver a spoilt ballot it constitutes a political message.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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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