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Eskom has been struggling to keep the lights on. ( )

Power grid strain due to development: ANC

The strain on the power grid is due to economic growth and development, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe said on Wednesday.

S Sudan militia to free 3 000 child rebels
Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:40
25 year anniversary of Madiba’s release
Wednesday 28 January 2015 14:30
S Sudan militia to free 3 000 child rebels
Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:40
25 year anniversary of Madiba’s release
Wednesday 28 January 2015 14:30
Two men held for Langlaagte looting
Wednesday 28 January 2015 12:15
The matter will resume on the 8th of April.
Yengeni drunk driving case moved to April
Wednesday 28 January 2015 11:55
The revolt against the system
Wednesday 28 January 2015 11:18
Ferdi Barnard to learn his fate
Ferdi Barnard to learn his fate

South Africa

It's been reported that a family was attacked with an axe at their home in the De Zalze Estate in Stellenbosch (pictured above).
Estate residents silent over brutal family murder

Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:36

Residents of a Stellenbosch golf estate where three family members were hacked to death are remaining tight-lipped on the incident.

Africa

S Sudan militia to free 3 000 child rebels

Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:40

A militia in South Sudan has released close to 300 child soldiers and will release at least 3 000 former child rebels in the next few weeks.

World

Truck laden with cats seized in Vietnam

Wednesday 28 January 2015 09:03

Vietnamese police have seized a truck carrying over a ton of cats smuggled from China to be sold to restaurants in northern Vietnam.

Politics

Parties demanding the expulsion of EFF convicted murder

Wednesday 28 January 2015 16:01

Political parties in the North West have called on the province's legislature to swiftly act against EFF member of provincial legislature Papiki Babuile who is convicted of murder.

Business

Power grid strain due to development: ANC

Wednesday 28 January 2015 16:59

The strain on the power grid is due to economic growth and development, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe said on Wednesday.

Science

 The oldest snake fossil dated from about 102 million years ago.
Remarkable fossils push back snake origins by 65 million years

Wednesday 28 January 2015 07:00

Snakes have been slithering on Earth far longer than anyone ever realized.

Lifestyle

From Oscars to Sundance, Sharma and Revolori discuss India's 'Umrika'

Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:39

In the midst of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, actors Suraj Sharma and Tony Revolori found themselves comparing notes on Hollywood's awards season.

Sport

Bafana Bafana a work in progress: Analyst

Wednesday 28 January 2015 08:35

Soccer Analyst, Mninawa Ntloko, says South Africans expected too much from the national team and the problem lies there.

Opinion

'SA can’t afford to have unstable anti-corruption agencies'

Wednesday 28 January 2015 11:50

Researcher at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), Dr Hamadziripi Tamukamoyo says state institutions like the SIU, NPA, the Hawks and SARS are critical in keeping the country safe.

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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