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President Jacob Zuma says the country has made dramatic progress in the fight against HIV/Aids.
President Jacob Zuma says the country has made dramatic progress in the fight against HIV/Aids. ( )

SA to reach UN millennium target: Zuma

South Africa is on track to achieve most of the United Nations millennium development goals (MDGs) by the 2015 deadline, President  Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega indicated the letter of intent to dismiss KwaZulu-Natal Head of the Hawks Johan Booysen is aimed at preventing damage to the reputation of the police.
Hawks boss fights Phiyega on suspension
Friday 19 December 2014 13:46
SPCA seeks donations for animals
Friday 19 December 2014 12:54
National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega indicated the letter of intent to dismiss KwaZulu-Natal Head of the Hawks Johan Booysen is aimed at preventing damage to the reputation of the police.
Hawks boss fights Phiyega on suspension
Friday 19 December 2014 13:46
SPCA seeks donations for animals
Friday 19 December 2014 12:54
'South Africans have lost confidence in SARS'
Friday 19 December 2014 12:40
Durban police aim to ensure safe beaches
Friday 19 December 2014 12:28

South Africa

Case postponed against man accused of toddlers stabbing

Friday 19 December 2014 14:26

Police have questioned reports that the case has been withdrawn against a man arrested in connection with the stabbing of two toddlers and a grandmother in Soweto

Africa

Tribal chief of Mali's Tuaregs dies amid stalled peace talks

Friday 19 December 2014 12:32

The chief of the most powerful Tuareg tribe in northern Mali died on Thursday, signalling a change of leadership as Tuareg separatists are locked in peace talks with the government.

World

Eight children killed in Australia in reported mass stabbing

Friday 19 December 2014 09:54

Eight children have been killed and a woman injured, police said on Friday, during what several media outlets reported was a mass stabbing in Australia's tropical northern city of Cairns.

Politics

President Jacob Zuma says the country has made dramatic progress in the fight against HIV/Aids.
SA to reach UN millennium target: Zuma

Friday 19 December 2014 14:12

South Africa is on track to achieve most of the United Nations millennium development goals (MDGs) by the 2015 deadline, President  Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

Business

Copper firms on supply outlook worries, oil price rise

Friday 19 December 2014 11:37

Copper futures edged higher on Friday on the possibility of a supply disruption in Africa and higher oil prices.

Science

Disgraced Japan researcher fails to replicate stem cell

Friday 19 December 2014 06:47

Japanese researcher has failed to replicate results hailed as a potential breakthrough in stem-cell treatment.

Lifestyle

SPCA seeks donations for animals

Friday 19 December 2014 12:54

During the festive season, most people just think of giving presents to their family and loved ones. Often those who cannot speak for themselves are the ones who suffer the most during this time.

Sport

Proteas Bowler Vernon Philander.
Philander strikes as Windies rue controversial review

Friday 19 December 2014 14:14

Vernon Philander picked up two wickets as a controversial review decision soured an otherwise solid morning for West Indies.

Opinion

'South Africans have lost confidence in SARS'

Friday 19 December 2014 12:40

Labour analyst Michael Bagraim says the citizens of the country have lost confidence in the South African Revenue Service due to incompetency in the tax system.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Reconciliation 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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