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Simba Mhere died in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Simba Mhere died in the early hours of Saturday morning. ( )

Ten die in Sandton accident

Ten people have been killed after the bakkie they were travelling in overturned on the N3 in Marlboro, Sandton.

In September Mxolisi Nxasana sought an interdict to stop President Jacob Zuma from suspending him.
Zuma to proceed with Nxasana probe
Saturday 31 January 2015 14:15

South Africa

Malamulele residents are demanding a separate municipality.
Malamulele residents meet to decide on way forward

Saturday 31 January 2015 15:56

A meeting to discuss the Municipal Demarcation Board's decision to deny Malamulele a stand-alone municipality in Limpopo is underway at a local gym.

Africa

Palestinian youths hold weapons during a military-style graduation ceremony.
Egyptian court bans Hamas' armed wing, lists as terrorist organisation

Saturday 31 January 2015 17:51

An Egyptian court on Saturday banned the armed wing of the Palestinian group Hamas and listed it as a terrorist organisation.

World

A crew member works to clear debris the day after a deadly gas truck explosion ripped through a maternity hospital in Mexico City.
Babies found alive in Mexico hospital rubble

Saturday 31 January 2015 10:45

A gas truck explosion ripped through a maternity hospital on the western edge of Mexico City on Thursday, killing one woman and two children and injuring dozens.

Politics

Paul Mashatile has described the late former police commissioner, Jackie Selebi, a warrior and fearless leader of the ANC who fought fearlessly against Apartheid.
Selebi was a political giant: Mashatile

Saturday 31 January 2015 11:21

ANC provincial chairperson, Paul Mashatile, says the passing of former police commissioner, Jackie Selebi, left an indelible mark on the tapestry of South Africa and the world.

Business

Panasonic Corp's President Kazuhiro Tsuga poses in front of company logos.
Panasonic withdraws from TV production in China

Saturday 31 January 2015 08:06

Panasonic Corp has stopped making TVs in China and plans to liquidate its joint venture in Shandong, a company source said on Saturday.

Science

Solar energy is costly to install but saves money in the long run.
Northern Cape farmers opting for renewable energy  

Saturday 31 January 2015 14:37

More farmers in the Lower Orange river region in the Northern Cape are opting for green energy as the country's energy crisis continues.

Lifestyle

Simba Mhere died in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Ten die in Sandton accident

Saturday 31 January 2015 15:16

Ten people have been killed after the bakkie they were travelling in overturned on the N3 in Marlboro, Sandton.

Sport

19th grand slam victory: Serena William's victory sealed her 16 consecutive victories against Maria Sharapova
Foiled again, Sharapova feels Serena breakthrough is closer

Saturday 31 January 2015 14:47

Maria Sharapova's dream of a sixth grand slam title were ended by Serena Williams and her wrecking ball serve in the Australian Open final on Saturday.

Opinion

Eugene de kock's long-time friend and political commentator, Professor Piet Croucamp speaks about his friendship with De Kock, De Kock’s view on his incarceration, and much more.
De Kock believes FW should be in jail – friend

Friday 30 January 2015 16:03

Former Vlakplaas commander, Eugene de Kock has been granted parole. He allegedly believed he should have been incarcerated – but that FW de Klerk should have joined him in prison.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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