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ER24 says the mother was swept down the river after rescuing her children. ( )

Body of W Cape woman found in river

The body of a 30-year old mother, who saved her children, has been found near the Market Street bridge in Paarl, Western Cape police said.

Motorists urged to take breaks during long trips
Monday 22 December 2014 10:40
Obey rules of the road: KZN MEC
Monday 22 December 2014 10:23
Motorists urged to take breaks during long trips
Monday 22 December 2014 10:40
Obey rules of the road: KZN MEC
Monday 22 December 2014 10:23
Essebsi claims Tunisia poll win
Monday 22 December 2014 09:01
Basotho movement demands Lesotho be part of SA
Monday 22 December 2014 08:25

South Africa

Motorists urged to take breaks during long trips

Monday 22 December 2014 10:40

ER24 have dealt with over a couple of hundred incidents this December started, with a lot of them involving fatalities. A recent incident that involved ten people were killed this past weekend.

Africa

Essebsi claims Tunisia poll win

Monday 22 December 2014 09:01

Veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi claims victory in Tunisia's presidential elections but incumbent Moncef Marzouki refuses to concede defeat.

World

The windows of a Lindt cafe taped up during a 16-hour hostage crisis in Sydney.
Court orders partner of Sydney hostage-taker jailed

Monday 22 December 2014 10:46

An Australian court on Monday ordered bail revoked for the partner of a self-styled Sheikh who last week stormed a Sydney cafe at gunpoint.

Politics

Zuma warns against SONA disruptions

Monday 22 December 2014 06:25

President Jacob Zuma has warned that disruptions to his State of the Nation Address will not be allowed to happen.

Business

CNPC, S.Sudan in MoU to boost oil production

Monday 22 December 2014 07:27

China National Petroleum Co, or CNPC, has entered into an agreement with South Sudan to boost production of existing oilfields in the young African state.

Science

Scientists develop robotic arms controlled by thoughts

Monday 22 December 2014 09:36

The Johns Hopkins University scientists develop robotic arms controlled by thoughts and tested on the first patient.

Lifestyle

Elton John marries partner David Furnish

Monday 22 December 2014 07:10

Legendary musician Elton John turns his civil partnership to David Furnish into a marriage on Sunday.

Sport

Skrtel rescues Liverpool against Arsenal

Monday 22 December 2014 06:52

A stoppage time goal by a heavily-bandaged Martin Skrtel spared Liverpool another deflating defeat as they drew 2-2 at home to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday.

Opinion

10 years after the 2004 Tsunami, Indonesia still not disaster ready

Sunday 21 December 2014 11:06

In 2012, Indonesia's Banda Aceh, the city worst hit by the tsunami that killed at least 226,000 people ten years ago, received a reminder of how unprepared it was for the next disaster.

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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