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RWC 2015 starts on 18 September ( )

Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announced

Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams of all South Africans at the Rugby World Cup.

The SAPS and the department of Home Affairs were part of the operation which saw four homes being searched.
Four nabbed for visa and permit fraud
Friday 28 August 2015 18:56
The City of Durban will be the host to the permanent secretariat of the African Forum for Urban Safety.
SA set to be continent's urban safety hub
Friday 28 August 2015 18:23
The SAPS and the department of Home Affairs were part of the operation which saw four homes being searched.
Four nabbed for visa and permit fraud
Friday 28 August 2015 18:56
The City of Durban will be the host to the permanent secretariat of the African Forum for Urban Safety.
SA set to be continent's urban safety hub
Friday 28 August 2015 18:23
Ford SA says assembling Ford Ranger trucks in Africa in the country is an important milestone.
Ford SA to produce Ranger engines in PE
Friday 28 August 2015 18:04

South Africa

'Train accidents in South Africa are preventable'

Friday 28 August 2015 19:03

Train accidents in South Africa are largely preventable, that’s according to the preliminary findings of last week's train accident in the Northern Cape, released by Prasa.

Africa

 Boko Haram is an Islamic extremist group based in north-eastern Nigeria, also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cameroon.
Suspected Boko Haram fighters kill three in Niger

Friday 28 August 2015 06:53

Suspected Nigerian Boko Haram militants raided a village in southern Niger, killing three people including a soldier, security sources in the West African nation said on Thursday.

World

Despite record surplus, Germany ignores calls to spend more

Friday 28 August 2015 15:20

Germany posted a record-breaking 21 billion euro surplus in the first half of 2015 but has turned a deaf ear to criticism from home and abroad that it should cut taxes or raise public spending.

Politics

Minister Suzan Shabangu says South Africa needs more campaigns to rally men to be active citizens in our society.
Men’s charter will alleviate women, child abuse: Shabangu

Friday 28 August 2015 14:37

Minister of Women in the Presidency, Susan Shabangu, has applauded the launch of the Men's charter.

Business

The City of Durban will be the host to the permanent secretariat of the African Forum for Urban Safety.
SA set to be continent's urban safety hub

Friday 28 August 2015 18:23

South Africa is on the verge of becoming the hub of Urban Safety in Africa.

Science

 President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans to save water.  
Zuma launches “War on Leaks” project

Friday 28 August 2015 12:45

President Jacob Zuma says government is committed to fighting water leakages in the country.

Lifestyle

Emzini Wezinsizwa actor dies

Friday 28 August 2015 15:21

Popular local actor Rolland Bantubonke Mqwebu of comedy sitcom "Emzini Wezinsizwa" fame, has died of a heart attack at the Ethekwini Hospital in Durban.

Sport

Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announced

Friday 28 August 2015 18:43

Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams of all South Africans at the Rugby World Cup.

Opinion

SABC Group executive news and current affairs, Jimi Matthews.
All news demands informed context: Jimi Matthews

Friday 28 August 2015 09:46

In common with our counterparts abroad, South Africa are battling with declining viewers and listeners, writes Jimi Matthews.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

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

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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