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Cyril Ramaphosa will meet with opposition parties in a bid to revive the deal. ( )

Ramaphosa pushes to end Parliament 'chaos'

On Monday, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to meet leaders of opposition parties in Parktown, Johannesburg to seek an end to the chaos that has been prevailing in Parliament.

Court to hear Dewani's discharge arguments
Monday 24 November 2014 05:25
Court to hear Dewani's discharge arguments
Monday 24 November 2014 05:25
The basic education department says students will now be required to pass eight of their nine subjects.  Previously, they could be promoted having passed only seven.
Dept raises senior phase pass marks
Sunday 23 November 2014 19:59

South Africa

Court to hear Dewani's discharge arguments

Monday 24 November 2014 05:25

Arguments in an application to drop charges against British murder accused, Shrien Dewani, will be heard in the Western Cape High Court Monday.

Africa

Kenya Deputy President, William Ruto, says the Kenya Defence Forces pursued the al-Shabaab attackers and killed them inside Somalia
Kenya claims to have killed 100 al Shabaab militants

Sunday 23 November 2014 19:20

Kenya’s Deputy President, William Ruto, says at least 100 al-Shabab militants were killed on Saturday, hours after they attacked a bus and killed 28 Kenyans in the border town of Mandera.

World

Nadim Nuwara, 17, was shot during a demonstration in May. CCTV footage suggested neither youth posed any immediate threat to the Israeli troops stationed some 64 metres away.
Israel charges cop with manslaughter in Palestinian youth's death

Sunday 23 November 2014 16:07

Israeli prosecutors charged a policeman on Sunday in the fatal shooting of a teenage Palestinian, accusing him of deliberately switching his rubber bullets with the live round that killed the youth.

Politics

Ramaphosa pushes to end Parliament 'chaos'

Monday 24 November 2014 05:15

On Monday, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to meet leaders of opposition parties in Parktown, Johannesburg to seek an end to the chaos that has been prevailing in Parliament.

Business

FF Plus laments challenges facing farming community

Monday 24 November 2014 05:41

Issues facing the Afrikaner community in South Africa such as farm murders, economic exclusion and land restitution will be discussed at the United Nations Human Rights Forum for Minority Rights.

Science

These horses are said to be remnants of the gold mining days, the Anglo Boer war and early cattle farmers.
Muti and wild meat trade threatens Mpumalanga horse population

Sunday 23 November 2014 18:04

The legendary wild horses of Kaapsehoop in Mpumalanga are said to be on the verge of extinction as they are being increasingly targeted for wild meat and muti.

Lifestyle

Eastern Cape on drive to curb initiation deaths

Monday 24 November 2014 06:15

The 2014 summer initiation season has been launched at the Nyandeni Great Place in Libode in the Eastern Cape.

Sport

Pellegrini feeling pressure ahead of Bayern clash

Monday 24 November 2014 05:49

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is feeling the pressure ahead of his side's must-win match at home to Bayern Munich in the Champions League, but the Chilean says it is all self-inflicted.

Opinion

 Jacob Zuma says given our experiences, the campaign against racism in sport finds a natural home in South Africa
President Jacob Zuma's address at the Global Watch Summit

Friday 21 November 2014 10:23

President Jacob Zuma says this year we are celebrating 20 years of democracy and 20 years since we defeated apartheid.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage 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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