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Earlier on Sunday Eskom declared a power emergency and urged consumers to use electricity sparingly.
Earlier on Sunday Eskom declared a power emergency and urged consumers to use electricity sparingly. ( )

‘Load shedding will negatively affect economy’

Economists have sent out a warning that Eskom’s power cuts will have a very negative impact on the economy.

The basic education department says students will now be required to pass eight of their nine subjects.  Previously, they could be promoted having passed only seven.
Dept raises senior phase pass marks
Sunday 23 November 2014 19:59
The basic education department says students will now be required to pass eight of their nine subjects.  Previously, they could be promoted having passed only seven.
Dept raises senior phase pass marks
Sunday 23 November 2014 19:59
Manny Pacquiao celebrates his win over Chris Algieri
Pacquiao makes light meal of Chris Algieri
Sunday 23 November 2014 18:51
Orlando Pirates left it until late to snatch a win against SuperSport United
Pirates climb log table after win over United
Sunday 23 November 2014 18:31

South Africa

The Mbatha family in happier times before the Nigerian building collapse.
Double tragedy for Soweto couple after Nigeria building collapse

Sunday 23 November 2014 20:17

The Nigeria church building collapse may be an unfinished chapter and most families bade their loved ones farewell this weekend. But for a Soweto family it was a double tragedy.

Africa

Kenya Deputy President, William Ruto, says the Kenya Defence Forces pursued the al-Shabaab attackers and killed them inside Somalia
Kenya claims to have killed 100 al Shabaab militants

Sunday 23 November 2014 19:20

Kenya’s Deputy President, William Ruto, says at least 100 al-Shabab militants were killed on Saturday, hours after they attacked a bus and killed 28 Kenyans in the border town of Mandera.

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

EFF’s provincial leadership elective conference was held at the Marrick farm near Kimberley
Newly-elected N Cape EFF leadership to push for unity

Sunday 23 November 2014 20:16

The Northern Cape Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have concluded their rescheduled elections after last weekend's chaotic conference.

Business

Earlier on Sunday Eskom declared a power emergency and urged consumers to use electricity sparingly.
‘Load shedding will negatively affect economy’

Sunday 23 November 2014 20:13

Economists have sent out a warning that Eskom’s power cuts will have a very negative impact on the economy.

Science

These horses are said to be remnants of the gold mining days, the Anglo Boer war and early cattle farmers.
Muti and wild meat trade threatens Mpumalanga horse population

Sunday 23 November 2014 18:04

The legendary wild horses of Kaapsehoop in Mpumalanga are said to be on the verge of extinction as they are being increasingly targeted for wild meat and muti.

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

Manny Pacquiao celebrates his win over Chris Algieri
Pacquiao makes light meal of Chris Algieri

Sunday 23 November 2014 18:51

Manny Pacquiao knocked down US challenger Chris Algieri six times to retain his WBO welterweight championship in Macau on Sunday morning.

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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