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The TRC is said to have failed to address economic crimes.
The TRC is said to have failed to address economic crimes. ( )

TRC's failure to tackle economic crimes raises concerns

One of the biggest failures of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (RTC) is its inability to deal with economic crimes says Waheed Patel.

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ZCC congregants awaiting the Easter service on Saturday.
ZCC congregants gather for Easter pilgrimage
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:00
ZCC congregants awaiting the Easter service on Saturday.
ZCC congregants gather for Easter pilgrimage
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:00
Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci
Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10

South Africa

ZCC congregants awaiting the Easter service on Saturday.
ZCC congregants gather for Easter pilgrimage

Saturday 19 April 2014 11:00

Thousands of pilgrims have converged at the Zion Christian Church (ZCC) and St Engenas churches at Moria outside Polokwane in Limpopo for their Easter pilgrimage.

Africa

S Sudan Information and Communication Minister said peaceful protesters were provoked by UN peacekeepers.
S Sudan troops to guard UN bases after deadly attack

Saturday 19 April 2014 10:01

South Sudan has sent troops to secure a UN base after armed civilians opened fire on displaced people sheltering there, in an attack that killed at least 48 on Friday.

World

The ice avalanche struck Khumbu Icefall, riddled with crevasses and piled with massive ice columns that can break free without warning.
Search resumes after Everest's worst climbing tragedy

Saturday 19 April 2014 09:20

Sherpa climbers, aided by helicopters, resumed a search on Saturday for four missing guides after an ice avalanche swept the lower slopes of Mount Everest, killing at least 12 .

Politics

Malema says ANC does not have charismatic leaders whose names can be used to woo voters.
Malema accuses ANC of abusing Mandela's name

Friday 18 April 2014 20:17

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has accused ANC leaders of abusing former president Nelson Mandela's name in their campaign for May 7 general elections.

Business

Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) Chief Executive Officer, Neren Rau says energy prices will be higher this winter as a result of copper theft.

Science

Philip Volkwyn has also thanked the support and services of other fast food outlets.
Ranger walks 1600kms to highlight plight of rhinos

Friday 18 April 2014 17:52

An anti-poaching ranger is walking more than 1600km in about 60 days to highlight the serious danger that is posed to rhinos across South Africa.

Lifestyle

Mr FunkDaddy's album promises groovy jazz

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:30

Music producer, composer and arranger, Sisa Sopazi popularly known as ‘Mr FunkDaddy’ says: 'Music is my baby'.

Sport

Tickets for the Brazil World Cup, which kicks-off on June 12, have started to go on sale
Hundreds line-up to collect 2014 World Cup tickets

Saturday 19 April 2014 09:18

Ticket holders for the upcoming World Cup in Brazil lined up outside ticketing centres on Friday to collect the coveted tickets for matches which will start on June 12.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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.

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