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A number of people are still missing following the Nepal earthquake disaster.
A number of people are still missing following the Nepal earthquake disaster. ( )

Nepalese dig with bare hands for quake survivors as toll rises

Rescuers dug with their barehands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu valley, killing at least 1 900 people.

The earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest. The avalanche swept down Everest, burying part of base camp.
17 Bodies recovered at Everest Base camp
Sunday 26 April 2015 07:19
The earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest. The avalanche swept down Everest, burying part of base camp.
17 Bodies recovered at Everest Base camp
Sunday 26 April 2015 07:19
Tuks record a double in the 400 metres hurdles
Saturday 25 April 2015 20:31

South Africa

SA to send help to Nepal following devastating earthquake

Sunday 26 April 2015 06:51

The South African government is in contact with Nepal government to provide assistance to stranded South Africans while Gift of the Givers are sending a rescue team to the affected country.

Africa

Nigeria recalls envoy to SA over attacks on foreigners

Sunday 26 April 2015 07:31

Nigeria recalled its ambassador to South Africa on Saturday in the latest sign of the African country's discontent at Pretoria's handling of attacks on immigrants.

World

The earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest. The avalanche swept down Everest, burying part of base camp.
17 Bodies recovered at Everest Base camp

Sunday 26 April 2015 07:19

Seventeen bodies have been recovered at the base camp on Mount Everest where hundreds of climbers are stranded after an earthquake in Nepal on Saturday triggered an avalanche.

Politics

Malema visits foreign national camps in KZN

Saturday 25 April 2015 19:32

EFF leader Julius Malema, on Saturday, visited some of the transit camps for displaced foreign nationals following xenophobic attacks.

Business

Clive Pillay says that according to an annual report these complaints account for 44% of all cases received by the ombud.
Consumer negligence blamed for ATM fraud complaints

Saturday 25 April 2015 10:48

Reports from banking services indicate that consumer negligence can be blamed for the high numbers of complaints relating to ATM fraud.

Science

The minor earthquake was felt in the Pimville area and West Rand area.
Minor quake hits parts of Johannesburg

Saturday 25 April 2015 12:21

The Council for Geo-science have confirmed a magnitude 2.5 seismic event that hit some parts of Soweto at 8:30 on Saturday morning.

Lifestyle

Struggle veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
Xenophobia has no place in SA: Madikizela-Mandela

Sunday 26 April 2015 06:42

Struggle veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, says she hopes the recent xenophobic attacks that claimed seven lives were the last to be witnessed in South Africa.

Sport

Tuks record a double in the 400 metres hurdles

Saturday 25 April 2015 20:31

The University of Pretoria has recorded a double in the 400 metres hurdles event at the University Sport South Africa Championships in Stellenbosch.

Opinion

Will 'magic' Molefe spot Eskom's BEE thieves?

Saturday 25 April 2015 17:50

The proponents of Eskom's BEE procurement policies are among the state-owned power monopoly's biggest thieves says energy analyst Ted Blom.

Marikana

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

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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