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The North West government has acquired requisite technology to deal with those who violate traffic rules across the province. ( )

Safety key to improving SA roads: Peters

Transport Minister, Dipuo Peters, says road safety awareness is integral to reducing fatalities and improving South Africa’s roads.

Students have been protesting for free education througout the week.
Students, lecturers denounce police brutality
Saturday 1 October 2016 15:04
Students have been protesting for free education througout the week.
Students, lecturers denounce police brutality
Saturday 1 October 2016 15:04

South Africa

Students have been protesting for free education througout the week.
Students, lecturers denounce police brutality

Saturday 1 October 2016 15:04

Student organisations and some lecturers have accused police for being heavy-handed in dealing with students taking part in the on-going protests for free education.

Africa

Congolese opposition activists react during a march to press President Joseph Kabila to step down in the DRC's capital Kinshasa.
UN constantly reviews contingency plans for staff in DRC

Saturday 1 October 2016 15:22

The United Nations (UN) says it reviews contingency plans for its staff in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on a regular basis following a United States (US) travel alert to the country.

World

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) shakes hands with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
Japan, India to sign nuclear cooperation deal in November: Report

Saturday 1 October 2016 12:27

Japan and India are likely to sign a civil nuclear cooperation pact during a visit to Japan by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in mid-November, the Mainichi newspaper reported on Saturday.

Politics

Birthday celebrations for the ANC veteran were held the whole of September.
President Zuma sings mama Winnie's praises

Saturday 1 October 2016 08:55

President Jacob Zuma says young ANC members could learn a lot from stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

Business

Processing of the product will be done locally.
Expansion of nut farming in Eastern Cape launched

Saturday 1 October 2016 10:12

The expansion of nut farming in Shixini village outside Willowvale in the Eastern Cape has been launched.

Science

Apple loses patent retrial to VirnetX, owes $302.4 million

Saturday 1 October 2016 10:33

A federal jury in Texas on Friday night ordered Apple Inc to pay more than $302 million in damages for using VirnetX Holding Corp's patented internet security technology without permission.

Lifestyle

Pitt, 52, and Jolie, 41, both agreed to undergo individual counselling.
Brad Pitt to have drug tests in deal with Jolie to see kids

Saturday 1 October 2016 12:09

Brad Pitt will undergo drug and alcohol tests as part of a temporary agreement with his estranged wife Angelina Jolie that will allow him to see their six children.

Sport

The young opener blasted 178 from 113 deliveries, clubbing 11 sixes and 16 fours along the way.
Quinton de Kock (178) leads Proteas to famous victory

Saturday 1 October 2016 07:01

Quinton de Kock struck the second highest ever score by a South African as the Standard Bank Proteas scored a crushing six-wicket victory over Australia in the first Momentum ODI on Friday.

Opinion

Clinton wins the debate but not the war

Friday 30 September 2016 19:40

Social media points to a moderate Clinton surge – but it’s by no means decisive.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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