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Lesotho Prime Minister has accused the military of staging a coup
Lesotho Prime Minister has accused the military of staging a coup. ( )

Lesotho's Deputy Premier "takes reins" in absence of PM

Lesotho's Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing, is in charge of government in the absence of the Premier, a government minister said on Sunday.

The latest inflation data for the euro zone showed that the single currency area was inching ever closer to zero inflation
Worried EU leaders call jobs, growth summit
Sunday 31 August 2014 09:04
The latest inflation data for the euro zone showed that the single currency area was inching ever closer to zero inflation
Worried EU leaders call jobs, growth summit
Sunday 31 August 2014 09:04
Australia captain Michael Clarke
World Cup to decide who's number one: Clarke
Sunday 31 August 2014 07:11

South Africa

I won’t hesitate to make decision that will protect SA

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:36

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says she will not hesitate to take decisions which are in the best interest of the country.

Africa

Lesotho Prime Minister has accused the military of staging a coup
Lesotho's Deputy Premier "takes reins" in absence of PM

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:53

Lesotho's Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing, is in charge of government in the absence of the Premier, a government minister said on Sunday.

World

UN tries to locate Fijian peacekeepers

Sunday 31 August 2014 06:49

UN officials shuttled along the rocky frontier between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Friday, trying to establish the whereabouts of 44 United Nations peacekeepers seized by al-Qaeda.

Politics

Madonsela wants to destroy ANC: MK Veterans

Sunday 31 August 2014 08:19

Mkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) Chairperson in Limpopo, John Ngobeni, has criticised the Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, saying she wants to destroy the ANC.

Business

The latest inflation data for the euro zone showed that the single currency area was inching ever closer to zero inflation
Worried EU leaders call jobs, growth summit

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:04

EU leaders are set to hold an emergency summit on promoting growth and jobs in October at the suggestion of Italy, highlighting concerns over the fragile economic recovery in the 28-country bloc.

Science

Experimental Ebola drug ZMapp cures 18 tested lab monkeys

Sunday 31 August 2014 08:52

The experimental Ebola drug ZMapp cured all 18 of the lab monkeys infected with the deadly virus, including those suffering the fever and hemorrhaging characteristic of the disease.

Lifestyle

Afro-pop singer Berita reflects on her debut album

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:46

Afro Pop songstress Berita has managed to pursue her studies in spite of overwhelming media interest.

Sport

Australia captain Michael Clarke
World Cup to decide who's number one: Clarke

Sunday 31 August 2014 07:11

Next year's Cricket World Cup will decide the kings of the 50-over game whatever happens in the race to top the ICC world rankings between now and then, according to Australia's Michael Clarke.

Opinion

A Free Syrian Army soldier collects a copy of the Koran from the floor of mosque after a shell slammed into the building in Aleppo, Syria in 2012.
Crossing paths with James Foley in Syria’s war

Saturday 30 August 2014 14:54

Independent journalists reporting in war zones depend on their instincts and luck, writes James Palmer.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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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