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Numsa is expected to give clarity on where it stands with the current wage offer on the table
Numsa is expected to give clarity on where it stands with the current wage offer on the table ( )

Numsa fears possible collapse of wage talks

Numsa says there's a real risk of a total collapse of collective wage bargaining in the metal and engineering sector.

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President Jacob Zuma was speaking at the National Assembly calling on MP’s to show respect and tolerance towards each other.
Respect one another: Zuma
Thursday 24 July 2014 19:37
Steve Hofmeyr's singing of Die Stem part of the national anthem has caused a furore
Rally behind national anthem: Ramaphosa
Thursday 24 July 2014 19:27
President Jacob Zuma was speaking at the National Assembly calling on MP’s to show respect and tolerance towards each other.
Respect one another: Zuma
Thursday 24 July 2014 19:37
Steve Hofmeyr's singing of Die Stem part of the national anthem has caused a furore
Rally behind national anthem: Ramaphosa
Thursday 24 July 2014 19:27
Patrick Lambie is restored to flyhalf with Frans Steyn moved to inside centre.
Lambie back at flyhalf as Sharks shuffle team
Thursday 24 July 2014 19:02
South Africa already has bold health warnings on packaging and has banned smoking in public places.
SA plans plain cigarette packaging by 2015
Thursday 24 July 2014 17:46
The auction, which lasted only around one minute and 50 seconds, fetched the highest price for a single lot in South African history.
Porsche SA buys Kyalami for R205m
Thursday 24 July 2014 16:54
The Air Algerie flight was carrying 110 passengers and six crew
Patricia De Lille says Arms Procurement Commission must thoroughly investigate all allegations in dossier.
The Air Algerie flight was carrying 110 passengers and six crew
Patricia De Lille says Arms Procurement Commission must thoroughly investigate all allegations in dossier.

South Africa

The Mandela Gandhi exhibition will remain open until mid-October.
Mandela Gandhi Wall exhibition launched in Houghton

Thursday 24 July 2014 19:35

Ela Gandhi has described the newly launched Mandela Gandhi Wall exhibition as a new innovation to attract the youth to learn more about Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi.

Africa

West African states pledge regional anti-Boko Haram force

Thursday 24 July 2014 06:16

Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon pledged on Wednesday to mobilize a joint force to tackle the growing regional threat posed by Boko Haram Islamist militants operating mainly in Nigeria.

World

President Jacob Zuma says he's pleased by the general agreement among parties that violence must end in the Middle East
SA to send envoys to Mid-East

Thursday 24 July 2014 17:22

Two special envoys will head for war-torn Palestine, President Jacob Zuma told MPs on Thursday.

Politics

President Jacob Zuma was speaking at the National Assembly calling on MP’s to show respect and tolerance towards each other.
Respect one another: Zuma

Thursday 24 July 2014 19:37

President Jacob Zuma has called on MPs to show respect and tolerance towards one another.

Business

Numsa is expected to give clarity on where it stands with the current wage offer on the table
Numsa fears possible collapse of wage talks

Thursday 24 July 2014 19:02

Numsa says there's a real risk of a total collapse of collective wage bargaining in the metal and engineering sector.

Science

Social media has its own advantages and disadvantages.
Parents need to understand social media

Thursday 24 July 2014 12:41

Many parents are hesitant to get involved with their teen’s social media activity, this is according to Cerebra's Senior Community Manager, Lloyd Wybrow.

Lifestyle

South Africa already has bold health warnings on packaging and has banned smoking in public places.
SA plans plain cigarette packaging by 2015

Thursday 24 July 2014 17:46

South Africa aims to force cigarette companies to sell products in plain packets by 2015.

Sport

Patrick Lambie is restored to flyhalf with Frans Steyn moved to inside centre.
Lambie back at flyhalf as Sharks shuffle team

Thursday 24 July 2014 19:02

Pat Lambie has been restored to flyhalf and fellow international Willem Alberts has been shifted to lock as the Sharks made three changes to their starting line-up.

Opinion

Platform in place to debate the NDP: Msimang

Thursday 24 July 2014 08:46

Chairperson for the Oliver and Adelaide Tambo Foundation, Mavuso Msimang was speaking on Morning Live on Thursday morning.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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