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Stats SA says the food and non-alcoholic beverages annual index rate increased almost 10% in August compared to 8% in July. ( )

SA’s CPI figures higher than expected

The country's inflation quickened to 6.4 % year-on-year for August 2014 compared to 6.3% in July.

'Bo' set to take SA music scene by storm
Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:05
 The university had expected students back in class on Wednesday following several days of violent strike action.
Protests prompt closure of TUT's Pretoria campus
Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:02
'Bo' set to take SA music scene by storm
Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:05
 The university had expected students back in class on Wednesday following several days of violent strike action.
Protests prompt closure of TUT's Pretoria campus
Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:02
The residents have been protesting for better service delivery.
Fire station set alight in Grabouw
Wednesday 17 September 2014 09:45
Bitou Municipality by-election running smoothly: IEC
Wednesday 17 September 2014 09:30

South Africa

Ellen Tshabalala says she will co-operate with the inquiry about her qualifications.
SABC chair will co-operate with ‘qualifications inquiry’

Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:45

Parliament wants to suspend SABC board chair,  Ellen Tshabalala.

Africa

Mozambique election campaigning begins

Tuesday 16 September 2014 20:18

Leaders of different political parties are crisscrossing Mozambique as campaigning for the general elections begins.

World

People pass some 'Yes' graffiti on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Polls show Scottish opponents of independence with slight lead of vote

Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:18

Scottish supporters of staying in the United Kingdom are 4% points ahead of secessionists with just a day to go before Scots vote in an independence referendum, three different opinion polls showed.

Politics

Bitou Municipality by-election running smoothly: IEC

Wednesday 17 September 2014 09:30

The IEC in the Western Cape says a by-election taking place in ward seven in Plettenberg Bay in the Bitou Municipality, is proceeding smoothly.

Business

SA’s CPI figures higher than expected

Wednesday 17 September 2014 11:03

The country's inflation quickened to 6.4 % year-on-year for August 2014 compared to 6.3% in July.

Science

Health workers bring a woman suspected of having contracted Ebola virus to an ambulance in front of a crowd in Monrovia, Liberia.
Ebola demands a global response: Obama

Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:23

United States President Barack Obama has warned that it could become a threat to global security if the country’s worst affected break down.

Lifestyle

Former President Thabo Mbeki.
Mbeki calls for repatriation of African heritage treasures

Wednesday 17 September 2014 09:40

Former President Thabo Mbeki has called for the repatriation of all the African heritage treasures and symbols from all over the world.

Sport

Real Madrid back on song with 5-1 rout of Basel

Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:50

Holders Real Madrid chased away some of their early-season blues as the record 10-times winners routed FC Basel 5-1.

Opinion

Political Analyst, Professor Tinyiko Maluleka says opposition parties were little bit taken by surprise with the introduction of a new motion by the ruling party.
Name calling is unparliamentary: Analyst

Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:02

Political Analyst, Professor Tinyiko Maluleka, says opposition parties always knew they will not win numerically and they had probably prepared their post-defeat interview statements.

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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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