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It's reported the death toll could reach 10,000, as information of damage from far-flungvillages and towns has yet to come in.
It's reported the death toll could reach 10,000, as information of damage from far-flungvillages and towns has yet to come in. ( )

SA parents of school girls in Nepal relieved

The parents of one of the school girls that are currently in the earthquake-stricken Nepal have expressed their relief after learning all the girls are safe.

SABC Encore on DSTV
Tuesday 28 April 2015 17:10
Names of xenophobia victims released
Tuesday 28 April 2015 16:26
SABC Encore will become SABC’s fifth channel.
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe addressed the media on Tuesday.
SABC Encore will become SABC’s fifth channel.
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe addressed the media on Tuesday.

South Africa

Scourge of rape in KZN worries premier

Tuesday 28 April 2015 18:45

The scourge of rape in KwaZulu-Natal has prompted the Premier's office to launch an anti-rape campaign to combat sex crimes against women and children.

Africa

SA tones down response to Nigeria recalling diplomats

Tuesday 28 April 2015 14:54

Government has distanced itself from a scathing statement issued by Department of International Relations and Cooperation spokesperson Clayson Monyela following the recall of Nigerian diplomats.

World

Boston bomber's lawyers to probe Tsarnaev's troubled history

Tuesday 28 April 2015 14:12

Lawyers for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are set to probe his troubled family history as they make their plea for a jury to sentence him to life in prison rather than death.

Politics

EFF vows to win Nelson Mandela Bay metro

Tuesday 28 April 2015 19:20

As local government elections draw near - all eyes will be on the Nelson Mandela Metro in Port Elizabeth.

Business

S.Africa's rand, bonds firmer boosted by Greek compromise

Tuesday 28 April 2015 18:55

South Africa's rand climbed to a three-week high on Tuesday while yields on bonds fell as hopes of a resolution to Greece's debt crisis cheered emerging markets.

Science

Increase of 4G LTE use in Africa and Middle East

Tuesday 28 April 2015 14:41

The deployment of Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks have been a prominent topic in the tech world lately.

Lifestyle

SABC Encore on DSTV

Tuesday 28 April 2015 17:10

The SABC is launching a new television channel on MultiChoice. The SABC Encore will be hosted on DSTV channel 156 from in May 11.

Sport

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says the coaching staff at the franchises fully appreciate the importance of resting the country’s top players.
Rest will help to close gap on All Blacks, says Coetzee

Tuesday 28 April 2015 15:32

The noticeable show of co-operation on the part of South Africa’s franchises with the Saru will help the Springboks to close the gap on New Zealand’s All Blacks, who are ranked No.: 1 in the world.

Opinion

Are SA labour laws discriminatory towards fathers?

Tuesday 28 April 2015 09:59

Men are becoming involved in their children’s lives from birth, shifting the perception that the role of the father is out in the corporate world, says experts.

Marikana

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

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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