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Embattled SAA CEO Nico Bezuidenhout has refuted claims about his qualifications.
Embattled SAA CEO Nico Bezuidenhout has refuted claims about his qualifications. ( )

SAA sticks by Bezuidenhout

The South African Airways (SAA) board says it stands by its appointment of Nico Bezuidenhout as acting chief executive officer.

Platinum Stars face Supersport United in the final of the Telkom Knockout at Orlando Stadium on Saturday.
Dikwena hope for big supporters turnout
Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:46
Platinum Stars face Supersport United in the final of the Telkom Knockout at Orlando Stadium on Saturday.
Dikwena hope for big supporters turnout
Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:46
Bafana Bafana Coach, Shakes Mashaba, hopes that his team will continue with its current form.
Mashaba at local clubs’ mercy
Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:28
 Eskom released its interim financial results for the period ended September 30, painting a bleak picture for the state-owned company's liquidity.
Tough times ahead for Eskom, SA
Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:20

South Africa

A mine in the Northern Cape is expected to provide work opportunities for the youth.
Parliament committees impressed by development in N Cape

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:49

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Economic Development and Higher Education has given the Northern Cape the thumbs up for the progress on government funded projects.

Africa

Female suicide bombers kill at least 21 in Nigeria's northeast

Tuesday 25 November 2014 18:04

Two female suicide bombers killed at least 21 people on Tuesday in a busy market area of Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, centre of a militant Islamist insurgency, emergency services said.

World

UN chief urges peaceful Ferguson protests, rights protection

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:41

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday urged protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere in the United States to refrain from violence.

Politics

North West citizens will be voting for their preferred political parties on Wednesday.  
Political parties to contest for Ngaka Modiri wards

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:38

Eleven political parties will be vying for seats in the biggest by-elections in the country taking place in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality in North West.

Business

 Eskom released its interim financial results for the period ended September 30, painting a bleak picture for the state-owned company's liquidity.
Tough times ahead for Eskom, SA

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:20

Eskom and South Africa must brace themselves for tough measures in order to make the power supply sustainable, Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown said on Tuesday.

Science

Founder of CLAW, Cora Bailey, greets the friendly residents of Video township close by to Diepsloot on an emergency call out.
The animal guardians of Jozi townships

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:00

We uncover a world of poverty, dog fighting and illegal mining after spending a day with CLAW, an animal welfare organisation, renowned as the pioneer of community based primary animal healthcare.

Lifestyle

'Museums, languages are wagons that preserve cultural values'

Tuesday 25 November 2014 19:16

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Arts and Culture, Ntombikayise Sibhidla-Saphetha says museums and languages are the wagons that preserve cultural values.

Sport

Platinum Stars face Supersport United in the final of the Telkom Knockout at Orlando Stadium on Saturday.
Dikwena hope for big supporters turnout

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:46

Platinum Stars want to attract a decent crowd by the way they play football. Despite winning two finals last season, Dikwena are struggling to get bums on seats.

Opinion

Jacob Zuma was heckled by members of the EFF earlier this year.
President must account to Parliament: Analyst

Tuesday 25 November 2014 08:45

Independent Political Analyst, Ralph Mathekga says any deal that excuses the President from answering tough questions in Parliament will not work for the opposition parties.

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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