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Eskom has been struggling to keep the lights on. ( )

Power grid strain due to development: ANC

The strain on the power grid is due to economic growth and development, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe said on Wednesday.

Nhleko to brief Parliament on Dramat suspension
Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:20
Tovey preaches patience
Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:13
Nhleko to brief Parliament on Dramat suspension
Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:20
Tovey preaches patience
Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:13
Ferdi Barnard to learn his fate
Ferdi Barnard to learn his fate

South Africa

Nhleko to brief Parliament on Dramat suspension

Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:20

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko is expected to brief Parliament's police oversight committee on the suspension of Hawks boss Anwa Dramat on Thursday.

Africa

Women’s empowerment to top agenda at 24th AU Summit

Wednesday 28 January 2015 18:14

The 24th African Union (AU) Summit gets underway in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia on Friday, under the theme: Women's Empowerment Year and Africa Development towards 2063.

World

Truck laden with cats seized in Vietnam

Wednesday 28 January 2015 09:03

Vietnamese police have seized a truck carrying over a ton of cats smuggled from China to be sold to restaurants in northern Vietnam.

Politics

EFF promises court action if red regalia gets banned

Wednesday 28 January 2015 16:52

The Economic Freedom Fighters says it intends to go to court if new rules prohibiting its dress code are approved.

Business

Power grid strain due to development: ANC

Wednesday 28 January 2015 16:59

The strain on the power grid is due to economic growth and development, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe said on Wednesday.

Science

 The oldest snake fossil dated from about 102 million years ago.
Remarkable fossils push back snake origins by 65 million years

Wednesday 28 January 2015 07:00

Snakes have been slithering on Earth far longer than anyone ever realized.

Lifestyle

From Oscars to Sundance, Sharma and Revolori discuss India's 'Umrika'

Wednesday 28 January 2015 15:39

In the midst of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, actors Suraj Sharma and Tony Revolori found themselves comparing notes on Hollywood's awards season.

Sport

Tovey preaches patience

Wednesday 28 January 2015 17:13

Former Bafana Bafana captain Neil Tovey says the public needs to be patient with the national soccer team as they are still a work in progress.

Opinion

'SA can’t afford to have unstable anti-corruption agencies'

Wednesday 28 January 2015 11:50

Researcher at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), Dr Hamadziripi Tamukamoyo says state institutions like the SIU, NPA, the Hawks and SARS are critical in keeping the country safe.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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