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President Zuma will be addressing a joint sitting of Parliament on Thursday evening. ( )

Preparations for SONA 2016 underway

Presiding officers of Parliament are expected to brief the media on the logistics around the delivery of President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address on Tuesday.

Rand slides, stocks snap three days of gains
Monday 8 February 2016 18:42
Court to rule on Noakes case on Tuesday
Monday 8 February 2016 18:26
Congo's storms challenge Randgold
Monday 8 February 2016 18:23
Rand slides, stocks snap three days of gains
Monday 8 February 2016 18:42
Court to rule on Noakes case on Tuesday
Monday 8 February 2016 18:26
Congo's storms challenge Randgold
Monday 8 February 2016 18:23
Gauteng health denies typhoid death
Monday 8 February 2016 17:31
In 2014, only seven professional tournaments were staged in the metro.
EC boxing promoters decry lack of funding
Monday 8 February 2016 17:11

South Africa

Samwu calls for charges against Pikitup boss to be reinstated

Monday 8 February 2016 17:57

Samwu has called for criminal charges to be reinstated against the Managing Director of Pikitup, Amanda Nair.

Africa

Grace Mugabe’s pals targeted for expulsion from Zanu-PF

Monday 8 February 2016 11:40

Zimbabwe war veterans have publicly said they want two powerful members of Zanu-PF, both close to First Lady Grace Mugabe, to be expelled from the party.

World

The report, "Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Deaths in Detention" covers mass arrests and killing of civilians, including by starvation and untreated wounds and disease.
Mass deaths in Syrian jails amount to crime of "extermination" - UN

Monday 8 February 2016 15:31

Detainees held by the Syrian government are dying on a massive scale amounting to a state policy of "extermination" of the civilian population, a crime against humanity.

Politics

Preparations for SONA 2016 underway

Monday 8 February 2016 19:13

Presiding officers of Parliament are expected to brief the media on the logistics around the delivery of President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address on Tuesday.

Business

Rand slides, stocks snap three days of gains

Monday 8 February 2016 18:42

South Africa's rand weakened on Monday, extending Friday's sell-off as investors shed risky assets on persistent concern over the pace of global growth.

Science

Drone used to capture footage in mine collapse

Monday 8 February 2016 14:42

A drone was used to assess the damage of the collapse of the Lily Gold Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga on Friday, which management are hailing as a successful attempt at using the technology.

Lifestyle

Court to rule on Noakes case on Tuesday

Monday 8 February 2016 18:26

A decision on whether to grant the lawyers of sport scientist, Tim Noakes, access to documents that could solidify his defence against unprofessional conduct will be made known on Tuesday.

Sport

In 2014, only seven professional tournaments were staged in the metro.
EC boxing promoters decry lack of funding

Monday 8 February 2016 17:11

Boxing promoters in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in the Eastern Cape are finding it difficult to stage tournaments due to lack of funding.

Opinion

The folly of forced virginity testing

Thursday 4 February 2016 06:15

Violating the rights of women and girls will not stop HIV and AIDS, writes Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini.

SONA 2016

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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