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Judge Irfaan Khali sentenced former Blue Bulls player Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana to five life sentences. ( )

Axe murderer gets five life sentences

Former Blue Bulls player Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana was sentenced to five life sentences in the Durban High Court on Friday.

SPCA seeks donations for animals
Friday 19 December 2014 12:54
'South Africans have lost confidence in SARS'
Friday 19 December 2014 12:40
SPCA seeks donations for animals
Friday 19 December 2014 12:54
'South Africans have lost confidence in SARS'
Friday 19 December 2014 12:40
Durban police aim to ensure safe beaches
Friday 19 December 2014 12:28
Buyel'Ekhaya music festival attracts thousands
Friday 19 December 2014 12:01

South Africa

Axe murderer gets five life sentences

Friday 19 December 2014 13:05

Former Blue Bulls player Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana was sentenced to five life sentences in the Durban High Court on Friday.

Africa

Tribal chief of Mali's Tuaregs dies amid stalled peace talks

Friday 19 December 2014 12:32

The chief of the most powerful Tuareg tribe in northern Mali died on Thursday, signalling a change of leadership as Tuareg separatists are locked in peace talks with the government.

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

Agang tabled a motion of no confidence in Jacob Zuma on November 4
Agang asks ConCourt for secret Zuma vote

Friday 19 December 2014 09:06

Agang SA on Thursday filed papers in the Constitutional Court asking that a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma be voted on by way of secret ballot, the party said.

Business

Copper firms on supply outlook worries, oil price rise

Friday 19 December 2014 11:37

Copper futures edged higher on Friday on the possibility of a supply disruption in Africa and higher oil prices.

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

SPCA seeks donations for animals

Friday 19 December 2014 12:54

During the festive season, most people just think of giving presents to their family and loved ones. Often those who cannot speak for themselves are the ones who suffer the most during this time.

Sport

Double ton in the bag: Hashim Amla says records are there to be broken
Amla plays down record breaking exploits

Friday 19 December 2014 07:00

Despite notching up the highest score for a South African captain on home soil, Hashim Amla says his main motivation is always to ensure the Proteas got into a good position.

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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