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Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane will contest the position of federal leader. ( )

DA needs a committed leader: Maimane

Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary leader and outgoing deputy Federal Chairperson Mmusi Maimane says the party needs a leader who is committed to unity and diversity.

Nathi Nhleko will report to parliament after recommendations of some senior officials .
Nhleko to give report to Parliament
Sunday 3 May 2015 19:04
Nathi Nhleko will report to parliament after recommendations of some senior officials
Joseph Mathunjwa criticised the ANC led government for not empowering South Africans .
Nathi Nhleko will report to parliament after recommendations of some senior officials
Joseph Mathunjwa criticised the ANC led government for not empowering South Africans .

South Africa

Gugile Nkwinti, has acknowledged that there are challenges related to emerging farmers.
Rural Development Minister acknowledges challenges in farming

Sunday 3 May 2015 20:48

Rural Development Minister, Gugile Nkwinti, has acknowledged that there are challenges related to emerging farmers across the country.

Africa

Madagascar leader says ends house arrest of ex-president

Sunday 3 May 2015 19:52

Madagascar leader Hery Rajaonarimampianina said he would end the house arrest of former president Marc Ravalomanana as part of a peace process on the Indian Ocean island.

World

Merkel says Germans can never forget death camp horrors

Sunday 3 May 2015 21:08

Germans will never forget the "unfathomable horrors" that the Nazis inflicted at the death camps, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday.

Politics

DA needs a committed leader: Maimane

Sunday 3 May 2015 20:56

Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary leader and outgoing deputy Federal Chairperson Mmusi Maimane says the party needs a leader who is committed to unity and diversity.

Business

Housing prices in major cities remain high in China: analyst

Sunday 3 May 2015 20:08

Housing prices in Chinese major cities will remain high level and the second quarter of this year will see a recovery in property market, according to analysts.

Science

New volcanic ashes contaminate drinking water in Chile

Sunday 3 May 2015 17:35

Ashes from the latest Calbuco volcanic eruption got to Chile's southeast Cochamo and Ensenada towns by wind and contaminated drinking water there.

Lifestyle

Olive Festival kicks off

Sunday 3 May 2015 20:45

The annual Olive Festival kicked off in Riebeek Valley in the Cape West Coast this weekend.

Sport

Twar rages between Mbalula and newspaper editor

Sunday 3 May 2015 19:16

Beeld editor Adriaan Basson questions Minister of Sport, Fikile Mbalula, on twitter about the financing of his trip to Mayweather-Pacquiao fight.

Opinion

Burundi's patchwork army faces test to keep the peace

Sunday 3 May 2015 14:13

When protesters in Burundi cheer for soldiers who turn up at demonstrations against the president's bid for a third term, write Edmund Blair and Patrick Nduwimana.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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