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The residents occupied the land, earmarked for a housing development project since 2012.
The residents occupied the land, earmarked for a housing development project since 2012. ( )

Uitenhage evictions leave hundrends homeless

More than four-hundred residents from the Tiryville informal settlement in Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape have been left homeless.

Eskom is battling to keep demand from overwhelming its capacity to keep the lights on.
Eskom has funds for diesel until March
Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:39
Eskom is battling to keep demand from overwhelming its capacity to keep the lights on.
Eskom has funds for diesel until March
Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:39
Afcon was a learning experience for Bafana: Mbalula
Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:26
E-toll critics maintain its ineffectiveness
Tuesday 27 January 2015 20:16

South Africa

Police have been applauded for their swift action on arresting the officers.
Metro police officers held for threatening to shoot toddler

Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:46

The metro police officers who allegedly threatened to shoot a three-year-old girl were arrested on Tuesday, Justice Project SA (JPSA) and Crimeline said in a joint statement.

Africa

Security forces surround Corinthia hotel after a car bomb in Tripoli.
Nine killed as gunmen storm luxury hotel in Libyan capital

Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:43

Heavily armed gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Tripoli favoured by Libyan officials and visiting delegations on Tuesday, killing at least nine people.

World

US weather service downgrades predicted blizzard

Tuesday 27 January 2015 16:04

Snow continues to fall in New York and surrounding American states however, a much hyped blizzard has failed to materialise.

Politics

Selebi's conviction overshadowed his good work: Malema

Tuesday 27 January 2015 19:53

EFF leader Julius Malema says it's unfortunate that former Police Commissioner Jackie Selebi's conviction overshadowed the good work he has done.

Business

Eskom is battling to keep demand from overwhelming its capacity to keep the lights on.
Eskom has funds for diesel until March

Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:39

Fears of a shortage of diesel used to run Eskom turbines have abated after the power utility said it had funds to pay for diesel until the end of March.

Science

The H.E.S.S. telescope is a system of Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov Telescopes for the investigation of cosmic gamma rays in the energy range of 30 GeV to 100 TeV.
SA scientists make ground breaking gamma-ray discovery

Tuesday 27 January 2015 12:24

Wits University astronomers have discovered three extremely luminous gamma-ray sources in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), the satellite galaxy of the Milky Way.

Lifestyle

'Frozen' heats up Japan box office in 2014

Tuesday 27 January 2015 16:34

Japanese cinemas rang up a healthy rise in ticket sales in 2014 as blockbuster animation film "Frozen" eclipsed an otherwise lackluster show by Hollywood.

Sport

Afcon was a learning experience for Bafana: Mbalula

Wednesday 28 January 2015 05:26

Bafana's departure from the Afcon should not be an opportunity for sadness but one of reflection, Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula.

Opinion

 Soccer analyst, Tiyani Mabasa.
Bafana must take their chances: Analyst

Tuesday 27 January 2015 07:58

Soccer analyst, Tiyani Mabasa says if Bafana Bafana take their chances in Tuesday night’s match against Ghana they will win.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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