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African Mining Indaba which The African Mining Indaba kicks-off in Cape Town on Monday brings together high profile mining, investment and government executives from all over the world.
The African Mining Indaba kicks-off in Cape Town on Monday bringing together high profile mining, investment and government executives from all over the world. ( )

Mining Indaba kicks off amidst declining commodity prices

The African Mining Indaba kicks-off in Cape Town on Monday amidst a slowing down of the global economic climate and declining commodity prices.

Merciless Downs crush Stars
Sunday 7 February 2016 19:00
EFF dodge Gupta media deadline
Sunday 7 February 2016 18:49
New Gauteng MEC for Human Settlement and Local Government, Paul Mashatile says government needs to ensure developments in informal settlements.
New Gauteng MEC for Human Settlement and Local Government, Paul Mashatile says government needs to ensure developments in informal settlements.

South Africa

EFF dodge Gupta media deadline

Sunday 7 February 2016 18:49

The deadline given to the Economic Freedom Fighters Gupta fmedia companies has come and gone.

Africa

Egyptian police shoot suspected militants in Cairo raid

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:09

Egyptian police shot dead four suspected Islamist militants inside a house a few miles from central Cairo, the interior ministry said on Sunday.

World

Trump says New Hampshire win not necessary to secure nomination

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:46

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote on Tuesday to secure the nomination.

Politics

Desmond Tutu says it is misguiding for political commentators to blame the country's socio-political problems on the TRC's reconciliation processes.
Opportunists undermining de Klerk's integrity: Tutu

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:57

The Desmond and Leah Tutu Foundation has defended former President FW de Klerk, saying it has become fashionable for political opportunists to undermine his integrity.

Business

African Mining Indaba which The African Mining Indaba kicks-off in Cape Town on Monday brings together high profile mining, investment and government executives from all over the world.
Mining Indaba kicks off amidst declining commodity prices

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:32

The African Mining Indaba kicks-off in Cape Town on Monday amidst a slowing down of the global economic climate and declining commodity prices.

Science

France restricts blood transfusions over Zika virus

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:22

Travellers coming back from any outbreak zones of the Zika virus will need to wait at least 28 days before giving blood to avoid any risk of transmission, French Health officials have said.

Lifestyle

University of Fort Hare came into existence after Presbyterian missionaries endeavoured to educate young AmaXhosa people but ended up attracting all races from across Africa.
University of Fort Hare celebrates 100 years

Sunday 7 February 2016 16:14

The University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape has reached a historical milestone as it celebrates its centenary.

Sport

Springboks Sevens toppled as Fiji take lead in Sevens ranking

Sunday 7 February 2016 21:16

The Springboks Sevens have relinquished their number one spot in the 2016 HSBC World Sevens Rugby Series.

Opinion

The folly of forced virginity testing

Thursday 4 February 2016 06:15

Violating the rights of women and girls will not stop HIV and AIDS, writes Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini.

National Days 2015

South Africa will mark Reconciliation Day on the 16th December . Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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