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A credit downgrade means that Eskom's debt will be below the level at which large international funds are permitted to buy it. ( )

Eskom likely to escape ratings downgrade

Eskom is likely to escape a ratings downgrade in the immediate future thanks to a promised R20billion government bailout.

E-toll critics maintain its ineffectiveness
Tuesday 27 January 2015 20:16
We can cause an upset: Furman
Tuesday 27 January 2015 19:16
E-toll critics maintain its ineffectiveness
Tuesday 27 January 2015 20:16
We can cause an upset: Furman
Tuesday 27 January 2015 19:16
AU, China sign transport infrastructure deal
Tuesday 27 January 2015 17:22

South Africa

E-toll critics maintain its ineffectiveness

Tuesday 27 January 2015 20:16

As the Gauteng provincial and national governments ponder over the e-toll panel's recommendations, critics argue the system will remain inefficient and ineffective.

Africa

Congo protests expose weakness of Kabila's coalition

Tuesday 27 January 2015 16:44

Protests that blocked a reform which could have extended Congo President Joseph Kabila's rule have exposed deep rifts in his ruling coalition and galvanized opposition.

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 likely to escape ratings downgrade

Tuesday 27 January 2015 19:03

Eskom is likely to escape a ratings downgrade in the immediate future thanks to a promised R20billion government bailout.

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

Amajita made history when they brushed aside big nations such as Russia, Belarus and Finland at the tournament.
Amajita receives hero’s welcome

Tuesday 27 January 2015 19:51

They came, they saw and they conquered - that was Amajita's story at the Commonwealth Cup football tournament which ended on Sunday in St Petersburg, Russia.

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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