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President Jacob Zuma urges road users to be careful on the roads over the Easter weekend.
President Jacob Zuma urges road users to be careful on the roads over the Easter weekend. ( )

Be safe on the road: Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has appealed to South Africans to be considerate to other road users over the Easter weekend.

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Million up for grabs in Two Oceans marathon
Thursday 17 April 2014 19:37
FUL chairperson, Johann Kriegler.
Freedom Under Law welcomes Mdluli ruling
Thursday 17 April 2014 19:08
Million up for grabs in Two Oceans marathon
Thursday 17 April 2014 19:37
FUL chairperson, Johann Kriegler.
Freedom Under Law welcomes Mdluli ruling
Thursday 17 April 2014 19:08
Urgent documents served on Tlakula: Holomisa
Thursday 17 April 2014 18:02
Amcu, Amplats talks deadlock
Thursday 17 April 2014 17:37

South Africa

President Jacob Zuma urges road users to be careful on the roads over the Easter weekend.
Be safe on the road: Zuma

Thursday 17 April 2014 19:39

President Jacob Zuma has appealed to South Africans to be considerate to other road users over the Easter weekend.

Africa

Kenya's Equity Bank looks to telecoms to boost growth

Thursday 17 April 2014 15:23

Equity Bank of Kenya will launch a telecoms services arm in a bid to grow its market share in the fast-growing mobile phone-based financial services market, it said on Thursday.

World

Divers struggle in search for South Korean ferry survivors

Thursday 17 April 2014 19:12

Rescuers struggled with strong waves and murky waters on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized 36 hours ago.

Politics

Security beefed up in KZN hotspots ahead of polls

Thursday 17 April 2014 19:02

The Inter-ministerial committee responsible for the general elections say they are confident that voting in the notorious KwaMashu Hostel north of Durban, will be free and fair.

Business

Amcu, Amplats talks deadlock

Thursday 17 April 2014 17:37

The leaders of striking Amcu union and the world's three biggest platinum producers will resume talks next week after they failed again on Thursday to reach an agreement.

Science

The female penis of the Neotrogla aurora insect species is seen in an undated hand out.
Brazilian scientists discover insect species with reversed sex organs

Thursday 17 April 2014 19:38

Scientists on Thursday described four insect species that dwell in extremely dry caves in Brazil, feed on bat guano and possess what the researchers called an "evolutionary novelty.”

Lifestyle

Land Rover to show-off future SUV design

Thursday 17 April 2014 16:09

Land Rover will reveal its design vision for a new family of premium leisure SUVs at the 2014 New York International Auto Show.

Sport

World Cup stadiums are becoming white elephants: Mbalula

Thursday 17 April 2014 19:42

Government has acknowledged that most the 2010 FIFA World Cup stadiums are turning into white elephants.

Opinion

Why spoil a vote?

Wednesday 16 April 2014 17:29

Some people may believe that the ‘Vote No’campaign has missed the boat as most voters have already decided which political party they will vote for, writes Nkosikhulule Nyembezi.

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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