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Traffic officials are concerned by the number of road fatalities this festive season.
Traffic officials are concerned by the number of road fatalities this festive season. ( )

More than 200 people die on SA roads  

More than 200 people have died on the country's roads since the 1st of December.

Last of Waterkloof four released on parole
Friday 19 December 2014 18:16
Last of Waterkloof four released on parole
Friday 19 December 2014 18:16
The West Indies started their first innings in the morning, in reply to South Africa's mammoth 552 for five declared.
Proteas patience rewarded after lunch
Friday 19 December 2014 16:31

South Africa

Last of Waterkloof four released on parole

Friday 19 December 2014 18:16

Frikkie du Preez, the last of the so-called Waterkloof 4, has been released on parole.

Africa

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, is in Africa on a tour aimed to raise the profile of the efforts to fight Ebola.
UN chief, visiting Ebola region, urges respect for health rules

Friday 19 December 2014 18:23

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged local communities to strictly follow health regulations in the face of signs that traditional funerals are still spreading the disease.

World

Eight children killed in Australia in reported mass stabbing

Friday 19 December 2014 09:54

Eight children have been killed and a woman injured, police said on Friday, during what several media outlets reported was a mass stabbing in Australia's tropical northern city of Cairns.

Politics

IFP leader, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, was speaking at a media briefing in Durban.
IFP doors open for members who left: Buthelezi

Friday 19 December 2014 14:32

IFP leader, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, says the doors of his party remain open for former members who left the party to join the National Freedom Party, including senior NFP leaders.

Business

BlackBerry’s hardware sales have been weaker than expected.  
BlackBerry third quarter revenue falls more than expected

Friday 19 December 2014 18:11

BlackBerry Ltd on Friday reported a bigger-than-expected drop in third-quarter revenue.

Science

Disgraced Japan researcher fails to replicate stem cell

Friday 19 December 2014 06:47

Japanese researcher has failed to replicate results hailed as a potential breakthrough in stem-cell treatment.

Lifestyle

Steve Biko honoured through play

Friday 19 December 2014 18:47

The festive season is notorious for wild parties and reckless behaviour in the townships.

Sport

The West Indies started their first innings in the morning, in reply to South Africa's mammoth 552 for five declared.
Proteas patience rewarded after lunch

Friday 19 December 2014 16:31

West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels passed 3 000 runs in Test cricket after lunch on day three of the first Test against South Africa in Centurion on Friday.

Opinion

'South Africans have lost confidence in SARS'

Friday 19 December 2014 12:40

Labour analyst Michael Bagraim says the citizens of the country have lost confidence in the South African Revenue Service due to incompetency in the tax system.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Reconciliation 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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