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Members of the Islamist group al-Shabaab.
Members of the Islamist group al-Shabaab. ( )

Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Kenya bus attack

Somalia's al Shabaab insurgents said they were behind a bus attack in northeast Kenyathat killed 28 people on Saturday, saying it was in retaliation for raids on mosques in the port city of Mombasa.

DA leader Helen Zille foresees her party succeeding forthrightly in the 2016 local government elections
DA eyes coalitions in 2016
Saturday 22 November 2014 13:58
Participates at UNITE4MANDELA took part in various in categories including cycling, running and walking.
South Africans celebrate Mandela's legacy
Saturday 22 November 2014 13:54
 A funeral service of a Soweto woman, who was killed in the Nigerian building collapse was held last week.
Nigerian tragedy victim laid to rest in the E Cape
Saturday 22 November 2014 10:47
DA leader Helen Zille foresees her party succeeding forthrightly in the 2016 local government elections
DA eyes coalitions in 2016
Saturday 22 November 2014 13:58
Participates at UNITE4MANDELA took part in various in categories including cycling, running and walking.
South Africans celebrate Mandela's legacy
Saturday 22 November 2014 13:54
 A funeral service of a Soweto woman, who was killed in the Nigerian building collapse was held last week.
Nigerian tragedy victim laid to rest in the E Cape
Saturday 22 November 2014 10:47

South Africa

 A funeral service of a Soweto woman, who was killed in the Nigerian building collapse was held last week.
Nigerian tragedy victim laid to rest in the E Cape

Saturday 22 November 2014 10:47

A victim of the Nigerian church disaster, Thomas Sipho Matsila, has been buried in Queenstown in the Eastern Cape.

Africa

Members of the Islamist group al-Shabaab.
Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Kenya bus attack

Saturday 22 November 2014 14:04

Somalia's al Shabaab insurgents said they were behind a bus attack in northeast Kenyathat killed 28 people on Saturday, saying it was in retaliation for raids on mosques in the port city of Mombasa.

World

The healthcare overhaul known as Obamacare allowed more people to enrol in Medicaid and also gave states 90% to 100% reimbursements for new enrolees.
US House of Representatives launches legal bid against healthcare law

Saturday 22 November 2014 06:46

The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives has announced a lawsuit to challenge aspects of the Affordable Care Act.

Politics

SADC facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa, is overseeing developments in Lesotho
Ramaphosa hails Lesotho officers' departure

Saturday 22 November 2014 15:14

The departure of three senior Lesotho police and army officers from the country was welcomed by SADC facilitator and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday.

Business

Earlier in November the price of petrol dropped by 28 cents a litre.
Petrol price drop looms

Friday 21 November 2014 19:26

Good news for consumers, especially those who're planning road trips during the holidays. The price of petrol is tipped to drop by more than 72 cents a litre.

Science

Ban Ki-moon (L), World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (C) and Christine Lagarde speak to the media after the UN Chief Executive Board's private session on the Ebola response in Washington.
There’s progress in the fight against Ebola: UN

Saturday 22 November 2014 06:25

United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki Moon says there has been welcomed progress on the fight against Ebola.

Lifestyle

Participates at UNITE4MANDELA took part in various in categories including cycling, running and walking.
South Africans celebrate Mandela's legacy

Saturday 22 November 2014 13:54

UNITE4MANDELA participants on Saturday say they took part in Nelson Mandela Sports and Culture Day in the spirit of Nelson Mandela.

Sport

South Africans win UNITE4MANDELA races

Saturday 22 November 2014 12:07

Thousands of sports fanatics took part in various races at the Nelson Mandela Sports and Culture Day held at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday.

Opinion

 Jacob Zuma says given our experiences, the campaign against racism in sport finds a natural home in South Africa
President Jacob Zuma's address at the Global Watch Summit

Friday 21 November 2014 10:23

President Jacob Zuma says this year we are celebrating 20 years of democracy and 20 years since we defeated apartheid.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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