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ISS Senior Researcher Johan Burger says in the so-called “low profile” cases – the level of incompetency as far as investigating is concern is worse than in high profile cases. ( )

Expert highlights police incompetency

Institute for Security Studies Senior Researcher Johan Burger says the recent dropping of charges in high profile cases shows that there is no “sound relationship” between the NPA and the SAPS.

Future of IFP worries Buthelezi
Monday 24 November 2014 08:00
Hlongwane set to testify at Arms Deal inquiry
Monday 24 November 2014 07:55
Future of IFP worries Buthelezi
Monday 24 November 2014 08:00
Hlongwane set to testify at Arms Deal inquiry
Monday 24 November 2014 07:55
Bloemfontein Celtic ends Chippa run
Monday 24 November 2014 06:15
Eastern Cape on drive to curb initiation deaths
Monday 24 November 2014 06:15

South Africa

Hlongwane set to testify at Arms Deal inquiry

Monday 24 November 2014 07:55

Fana Hlongwane, who served as an arms consultant and adviser to late Defence Minister Joe Modise, is set to testify before the Seriti Commission of Inquiry on Monday.

Africa

Kenya Deputy President, William Ruto, says the Kenya Defence Forces pursued the al-Shabaab attackers and killed them inside Somalia
Kenya claims to have killed 100 al Shabaab militants

Sunday 23 November 2014 19:20

Kenya’s Deputy President, William Ruto, says at least 100 al-Shabab militants were killed on Saturday, hours after they attacked a bus and killed 28 Kenyans in the border town of Mandera.

World

Nadim Nuwara, 17, was shot during a demonstration in May. CCTV footage suggested neither youth posed any immediate threat to the Israeli troops stationed some 64 metres away.
Israel charges cop with manslaughter in Palestinian youth's death

Sunday 23 November 2014 16:07

Israeli prosecutors charged a policeman on Sunday in the fatal shooting of a teenage Palestinian, accusing him of deliberately switching his rubber bullets with the live round that killed the youth.

Politics

Future of IFP worries Buthelezi

Monday 24 November 2014 08:00

Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has expressed concern about the future of his party.

Business

FF Plus laments challenges facing farming community

Monday 24 November 2014 05:41

Issues facing the Afrikaner community in South Africa such as farm murders, economic exclusion and land restitution will be discussed at the United Nations Human Rights Forum for Minority Rights.

Science

Multi-national crew blasts off for space station

Monday 24 November 2014 06:14

A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan on Sunday to deliver three new crew members to the International Space Station, including Italy’s first female astronaut.

Lifestyle

Eastern Cape on drive to curb initiation deaths

Monday 24 November 2014 06:15

The 2014 summer initiation season has been launched at the Nyandeni Great Place in Libode in the Eastern Cape.

Sport

Vintage Federer seals first Davis Cup for Switzerland

Monday 24 November 2014 06:33

Roger Federer produced a vintage performance to crush Richard Gasquet 6-4 6-2 6-2 and seal Switzerland's maiden Davis Cup title with a 3-1 win over hosts France on Sunday.

Opinion

 Jacob Zuma says given our experiences, the campaign against racism in sport finds a natural home in South Africa
President Jacob Zuma's address at the Global Watch Summit

Friday 21 November 2014 10:23

President Jacob Zuma says this year we are celebrating 20 years of democracy and 20 years since we defeated apartheid.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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