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Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. ( )

Oscar Pistorius to learn his fate soon

It is expected that sentencing proceedings in the North Gauteng High Court in the Oscar Pistorius trial will last for no more than a couple of hours.

Jackson Mthembu was shot on the cheek by a robber while withdrawing from an ATM in the eMahlahleni CBD in Mpumalanga.
Four suspects arrested for Mthembu shooting
Tuesday 21 October 2014 09:46
Cheng Hison, from Cameroon was killed yesterday after one of these explosive devices dating back to Second World War blast off his face and turning him into two.
Three more mortar bombs seized
Tuesday 21 October 2014 09:32
Jackson Mthembu was shot on the cheek by a robber while withdrawing from an ATM in the eMahlahleni CBD in Mpumalanga.
Four suspects arrested for Mthembu shooting
Tuesday 21 October 2014 09:46
Cheng Hison, from Cameroon was killed yesterday after one of these explosive devices dating back to Second World War blast off his face and turning him into two.
Three more mortar bombs seized
Tuesday 21 October 2014 09:32
Fleurhof military veterans receive houses
Tuesday 21 October 2014 07:05
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.

South Africa

International media have showed huge interest the Oscar Pistorius trial.
Global media praises live broadcast of Pistorius trial

Tuesday 21 October 2014 10:02

The international media has commended the South African government for allowing paralympian Oscar Pistorius’s trial to be broadcast live.

Africa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded a short visit to Lesotho and will return to South Africa on Tuesday.

World

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was on his way to Paris.
Total's CEO killed in Moscow business jet accident

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:48

The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plow during takeoff.

Politics

Fleurhof military veterans receive houses

Tuesday 21 October 2014 07:05

It was joy all-round as three elderly military veterans received fully furnished houses in Fleurhof, Johannesburg on Monday.

Business

Policy colloquium set to address small business needs

Tuesday 21 October 2014 09:11

The biggest challenge that South Africa faces - not only in Small, Medium and Macro Enterprises - is the implementation of policy.

Science

A health care worker receives protocol on the proper removal of personal protection equipment from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) instructors.
Ebola crisis turns a corner as US issues new treatment protocols

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:48

The United States issued stringent new protocols on Monday for health workers treating Ebola victims.

Lifestyle

Plaatjie recorded much of what happened around Mahikeng during the South African War.
Exhibition honours Sol Plaatjie's life

Monday 20 October 2014 20:34

An exhibition honouring one of South Africa's greatest sons, Solomon Thekisho Plaatjie, is on show in Mahikeng, North West.

Sport

Blind rescues a point for lacklustre United

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:06

Daley Blind's late second half strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Monday.

Opinion

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene to table his maiden budget speech on Wednesday.
Nene must prove he’s in control of budget: Sacci

Tuesday 21 October 2014 08:24

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) Chief Executive Officer, Neren Rau, says rating agencies will be watching the budget speech.

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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