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The girls died on their way to the reed dance when four trucks collided near Matsapha. ( )

Swazi govt refutes maidens' death toll reports

The Swaziland government has lamented inaccurate reporting by international media, following the death of maidens on their way to attend the annual reed dance ceremony on Friday.

Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing
Monday 31 August 2015 06:25
Eskom says the last Medupi unit, unit one, would be completed in 2019, and is expected to be commercialised in 2020
Eskom reveals Medupi costs
Monday 31 August 2015 06:06
Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing
Monday 31 August 2015 06:25
Eskom says the last Medupi unit, unit one, would be completed in 2019, and is expected to be commercialised in 2020
Eskom reveals Medupi costs
Monday 31 August 2015 06:06
ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions
Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

South Africa

Eskom says the last Medupi unit, unit one, would be completed in 2019, and is expected to be commercialised in 2020
Eskom reveals Medupi costs

Monday 31 August 2015 06:06

Construction of Medupi power station at Lephalale in Limpopo, expected to be completed in 2019, will cost at least R105 billion, Eskom’s head of group capital, Abram Masango.

Africa

Swazi govt refutes maidens' death toll reports

Monday 31 August 2015 07:30

The Swaziland government has lamented inaccurate reporting by international media, following the death of maidens on their way to attend the annual reed dance ceremony on Friday.

World

 North America’s tallest mountain to be named Denali.
Obama changing name of Alaska's Mount McKinley to Denali

Monday 31 August 2015 06:17

President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America’s tallest mountain.

Politics

ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions

Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

ANC Youth League Chairperson in the North West, Collen Maine has warned that the ANC stands to lose elections in future, if it fails to implement its policy positions.

Business

The mining industry is negatively affected by the weaker Rand.
Stakeholders meet to tackle job losses in mines

Monday 31 August 2015 05:35

The Department of Mineral Resources, the mining industry and unions are expected to hold a top-level meeting on Monday to find ways to save jobs in the sector.

Science

KZN researchers concerned about no testing for TB   

Sunday 30 August 2015 20:51

TB researchers in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed concern that many people are still not tested for the disease.

Lifestyle

Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven dead at 76

Monday 31 August 2015 07:54

Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven, who directed the slasher classic "A Nightmare on Elm Street," died on Sunday afternoon.

Sport

 All Blacks Coach Steve Hansen has extended squad of 41 players.
Replacements would hit the ground running: NZ coach

Monday 31 August 2015 06:35

The role of replacement players at the rugby World Cup takes on added significance due to the tournament's "unique rules"

Opinion

Judge Pillay, one of SA's most influential women

Sunday 30 August 2015 13:25

From serving as a SA High Court Judge to being a UN General Assembly judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Judge Navanetham Pillay is one of SA's most influential women.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

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

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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