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Eskom has called on all electricity users to save power by urgently switching off geysers, pool pumps and all non-essential appliances.
Eskom has called on all electricity users to save power by urgently switching off geysers, pool pumps and all non-essential appliances. ( )

Eskom declares power emergency

Eskom declared a power emergency with large industrial customers on Sunday, the power utility said.

A health worker brings a woman suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus to an ambulance.
Kenya conference to discuss African health care
Sunday 23 November 2014 15:26
The acting SAA CEO is the latest person to have reportedly misrepresented his qualifications.
DA wants acting SAA CEO suspended
Sunday 23 November 2014 15:19

South Africa

Sunrise community in De Aar, Northern Cape, is threatening to take law into their own hands as they feel the police have failed them.
Fed-up community threatens vigilantism

Sunday 23 November 2014 14:23

Sunrise Community located in De Aar, Northern Cape, is an area is notorious for unsolved rape and murder cases that occurred in the area in recent weeks.

Africa

Sunday's vote follows the general election in October when the main secular Nidaa Tounes party won the most seats in the parliament.
Tunisians vote for first freely elected president

Sunday 23 November 2014 15:59

Tunisians went to the polls on Sunday to vote for their first directly elected president.

World

Nadim Nuwara, 17, was shot during a demonstration in May. CCTV footage suggested neither youth posed any immediate threat to the Israeli troops stationed some 64 metres away.
Israel charges cop with manslaughter in Palestinian youth's death

Sunday 23 November 2014 16:07

Israeli prosecutors charged a policeman on Sunday in the fatal shooting of a teenage Palestinian, accusing him of deliberately switching his rubber bullets with the live round that killed the youth.

Politics

The acting SAA CEO is the latest person to have reportedly misrepresented his qualifications.
DA wants acting SAA CEO suspended

Sunday 23 November 2014 15:19

The DA has called on SA Airways to suspend its acting chief executive Nico Bezuidenhout pending the outcome of an inquiry into his appointment.

Business

Eskom has called on all electricity users to save power by urgently switching off geysers, pool pumps and all non-essential appliances.
Eskom declares power emergency

Sunday 23 November 2014 16:52

Eskom declared a power emergency with large industrial customers on Sunday, the power utility said.

Science

Almost 200 nations to work on the UN climate deal in Lima, Peru from the 1st to the 12th of December.
Prospects rise for a 2015 UN climate deal, but likely to be weak

Sunday 23 November 2014 16:21

A global deal to combat climate change in 2015 looks more likely after promises for action by China, the United States and the European Union.

Lifestyle

Bill Cosby says he does not have to 'answer to innuendos'

Sunday 23 November 2014 07:27

Comedian Bill Cosby spoke out against a wave of sexual assault allegations but told a Florida publication he does not have to "answer to innuendos."

Sport

Eyes on the ball: Australia's Shane Watson
Aussie victory helps reclaim number one ranking

Sunday 23 November 2014 14:21

Australia scrambled over the line for a two-wicket victory in the fifth ODI against South Africa on Sunday to move back to the top of the world rankings less than three months before the World Cup.

Opinion

 Jacob Zuma says given our experiences, the campaign against racism in sport finds a natural home in South Africa
President Jacob Zuma's address at the Global Watch Summit

Friday 21 November 2014 10:23

President Jacob Zuma says this year we are celebrating 20 years of democracy and 20 years since we defeated apartheid.

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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