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Before ending his visit to Lesotho, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa visited the Mahao family to convey his condolences. ( )

Lesotho situation in hands of heads of state: Ramaphosa

Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, says Lesotho's volatile political situation is now in the hands of regional heads of state, this after he concluded his visit to the mountain kingdom.

Bafana’s preparations go smoothly
Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:52
Mandela month brings smiles to C Town family
Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:43
Bafana’s preparations go smoothly
Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:52
Mandela month brings smiles to C Town family
Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:43

South Africa

Taxi owners refused to let the Autopax buses transport commuters after Putco dicontinued its services.
Mamelodi taxis back on route on Thursday

Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:55

Taxi owners in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria have given the assurance that minibuses will begin to operate normally from Thursday morning.

Africa

Lesotho situation in hands of heads of state: Ramaphosa

Wednesday 1 July 2015 21:02

Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, says Lesotho's volatile political situation is now in the hands of regional heads of state, this after he concluded his visit to the mountain kingdom.

World

US-CUBA strengthen diplomatic relations

Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:41

U.S. President Barack Obama affirmed to Cuban President Raul Castro that the former Cold War enemies could reopen embassies in each other's capitals beginning July 20.

Politics

Political parties react to SABC CEO’s appointment

Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:49

Political parties have reacted to SABC CEO’s appointment. Matlala is filling a position that was left vacant for more than a year by Lulama Mokhobo who resigned from the position.

Business

It was reported the Greek prime minister would accept all his bailout creditors' conditions that were on the table this weekend, with only a handful of minor changes
European shares gain on report Greece to accept revised deal

Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:31

European shares extended gains on Wednesday after a report that Greece was ready to accept most conditions from its international creditors to clinch a debt deal.

Science

Heat wave exacts a deadly toll on Pakistan’s frail and elderly

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:13

A simmering heat wave that first surfaced in Pakistan on June 20 has finally ended with temperatures cooling off, giving relief to millions of Pakistanis.

Lifestyle

National Arts Festival opens in Grahamstown

Wednesday 1 July 2015 18:05

All eyes will be on the National Arts Festival which opens in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday night.

Sport

Bafana’s preparations go smoothly

Wednesday 1 July 2015 20:52

Bafana Bafana are experiencing a far less disruptive week as compared to the previous camp.

Opinion

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras
The real reason Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wants a referendum on debt dea

Wednesday 1 July 2015 17:01

As the government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras closes banks and imposes capital controls, Greece is closer than ever to the euro exit door, writes Marco Vicenzino.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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