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Compounding some of the economic challenges in the country is consumer spending which remains under pressure. ( )

SA economy faces rough ride ahead

Moody's says electricity shortages coupled with low commodity prices and a severe drought will constrain the country's economy over the next 18 months.

Mvoko looks ahead to ANCYL conference
Thursday 3 September 2015 08:15
Renewed violence erupts outside Thohoyandou
Thursday 3 September 2015 07:55
Molefe to brief media on Prasa report outcomes
Thursday 3 September 2015 07:30
Mvoko looks ahead to ANCYL conference
Thursday 3 September 2015 08:15
Renewed violence erupts outside Thohoyandou
Thursday 3 September 2015 07:55
Molefe to brief media on Prasa report outcomes
Thursday 3 September 2015 07:30
Russia’s Ambassador takes issue with UN reform
Thursday 3 September 2015 06:25
ANA loses court bid to stop Boks go to World Cup
Thursday 3 September 2015 06:20
Selfies have inspired a spate of risk taking and offensive public behaviour, pushing the boundaries of safety and decorum
Selfie madness: too many dying to get the picture
Thursday 3 September 2015 06:12

South Africa

Renewed violence erupts outside Thohoyandou

Thursday 3 September 2015 07:55

Renewed violent protests have broken out outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo last night.

Africa

Boko Haram gunmen kill at least 24 in Nigeria

Thursday 3 September 2015 07:59

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen on horseback killed at least 24 people in two separate attacks on villages in northeast Nigeria, military and vigilante sources said on Wednesday.

World

Russia’s Ambassador takes issue with UN reform

Thursday 3 September 2015 06:25

The President of the UN Security Council says he does not see a historic compromise on Security Council (SC) reform anywhere in the near future.

Politics

Mvoko looks ahead to ANCYL conference

Thursday 3 September 2015 08:15

The ANC Youth League’s long awaited elective conference gets underway this weekend in Johannesburg.

Business

SA economy faces rough ride ahead

Thursday 3 September 2015 07:10

Moody's says electricity shortages coupled with low commodity prices and a severe drought will constrain the country's economy over the next 18 months.

Science

Pharmaceutical sector faces shortage of professionals

Wednesday 2 September 2015 17:56

The shortage of pharmacists remains the biggest challenge facing the pharmacy sector in South Africa today.

Lifestyle

Selfies have inspired a spate of risk taking and offensive public behaviour, pushing the boundaries of safety and decorum
Selfie madness: too many dying to get the picture

Thursday 3 September 2015 06:12

Rise of selfies in some of the world's most beautiful and dangerous places is sparking a range of interventions aimed to combat risk-taking that has resulted in a string of gruesome deaths worldwide.

Sport

ANA loses court bid to stop Boks go to World Cup

Thursday 3 September 2015 06:20

The North Gauteng High Court has given the Springbok rugby team the green light to compete in the upcoming world cup in England.

Opinion

Ranking African universities is a futile endeavour

Thursday 3 September 2015 08:30

African higher education circles have reacted with suspicion and disdain after it was revealed that a system is being developed to rank the continent’s universities against each other.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

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

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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