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Auditor General Kimi Makwetu says wasteful and fruitless expenditure grew by 31%. ( )

Municipalities fail to follow correct supply chain rules: AG

Auditor General Kimi Makwetu says one of the biggest problems in many municipalities is that they fail to follow correct supply chain management rules.

Women must claim their place: Madonsela
Thursday 31 July 2014 06:30
ANC, Salga welcome municipal audits
Thursday 31 July 2014 06:22
Women must claim their place: Madonsela
Thursday 31 July 2014 06:30
ANC, Salga welcome municipal audits
Thursday 31 July 2014 06:22
State files final arguments in Pistorius case
Thursday 31 July 2014 06:00
 The seals had to be taken deep out to sea to meet up with the Aghullas current.
Two rehabilitated fur seals released in PE
Thursday 31 July 2014 05:53

South Africa

Municipalities fail to follow correct supply chain rules: AG

Thursday 31 July 2014 07:55

Auditor General Kimi Makwetu says one of the biggest problems in many municipalities is that they fail to follow correct supply chain management rules.

Africa

China evacuates hundreds of workers from Libya to Malta

Thursday 31 July 2014 06:40

China has evacuated several hundred workers from Libya and is taking them by ship to Malta, the head of the Malta Civil Service, Mario Cutajar, said on Wednesday.

World

 Israeli shelling killed at least 16 Palestinians sheltering in a UN-run school.
One child killed in Gaza every hour: UN

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:25

One child is being killed in Gaza every hour.

Politics

ANC urges culture of reading

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:21

ANC Treasurer-General Dr Zweli Mkhize says the culture of reading needs to be encouraged to empower South Africans to reap the benefits of the knowledge economy.

Business

Criminals are using a range of strategies to prey on business owners
Gauteng leads in bank associated robberies

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:42

More than 50% of bank associated robberies in the country have been recorded in Gauteng.

Science

 The seals had to be taken deep out to sea to meet up with the Aghullas current.
Two rehabilitated fur seals released in PE

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:53

Two sub-Antarctic fur seals have been released after spending months recuperating at Bayworld in Port Elizabeth.

Lifestyle

Namaqualand Spring blooms early

Wednesday 30 July 2014 19:58

Spring may still be a few weeks away, but not in the Namaqualand in the Northern Cape as daisies are in early bloom.

Sport

Jacques Kallis announced his retirement from one-day cricket on Wednesday.
Kallis described as a man with incredible talent

Thursday 31 July 2014 07:00

Former skipper Graeme Smith has described Jacques Kallis as a man with incredible talent.

Opinion

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu.
Provincial Centres for Entrepreneurship?

Wednesday 30 July 2014 17:29

Ebrahim-Khalil Hassen looks at whether South Africa's new Small Business Ministry has gotten off on the wrong foot.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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.

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