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Nine former police officers are on trial for the death of the taxi driver, after he was dragged at the back of a police van in 2013.
Nine former police officers are on trial for the death of the taxi driver, after he was dragged at the back of a police van in 2013. ( )

‘Mido Macia did not receive medical attention’

The High Court in Pretoria will continue to hear the testimony of a police Warrant Officer who is testifying against his colleagues implicated in the death of Mozambican taxi driver, Mido Macia.

Gauteng Legislature probes corruption claims
Thursday 30 July 2015 06:00
Zimbabwean charged for Cecil's killing
Thursday 30 July 2015 05:51
Gauteng Legislature probes corruption claims
Thursday 30 July 2015 06:00
Zimbabwean charged for Cecil's killing
Thursday 30 July 2015 05:51
Black graduates still lag behind on jobs
Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:50

South Africa

Gauteng Legislature probes corruption claims

Thursday 30 July 2015 06:00

Gauteng Legislature Speaker, Ntombi Mekgwe, says she views allegations of corruption, fraud, nepotism and malpractice within the legislature in a very serious light.

Africa

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean last year.
Authorities study plane debris for links to missing MH370

Thursday 30 July 2015 06:12

French authorities are studying a piece of plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean to determine whether it came from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.

World

New TSA chief aims to tighten US airline screening

Wednesday 29 July 2015 19:14

The Transportation Security Administration plans to retrain thousands of airport screeners to detect weapons better, scale back a pre-clearance program and more closely monitor security badges.

Politics

The EFF says it is not intimidated by the suspected break-in at Julius Malema office in Parliament.
EFF opens case after suspected break-in at Malema office

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:11

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Parliament says it has opened a case with the police after a suspected break-in at the office of its leader, Julius Malema.

Business

Rand a touch firmer as market bets on dovish Fed

Thursday 30 July 2015 05:33

The rand firmed for a third straight session against the dollar on Wednesday as investors bet that the US Federal Reserve might issue a dovish policy statement.

Science

Health practitioners who have attended the BHF Southern African Conference says assisted suicide is against their ethics.
SA regulatory bodies against assisted suicide

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:39

South Africa's regulatory bodies for medical practitioners have come out against the practice of assisted suicide, or active euthanasia, at a Cape Town Health conference.

Lifestyle

Popular Maskandi musician Mtshengiseni Gcwensa died on Monday morning after a long illness.
Maskandi legend to be buried on Sunday

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:16

Popular maskandi musician Mtshengiseni Gcwensa will be laid to rest at Msinga in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands on Sunday.

Sport

Chiefs take on Pirates in the Carling Cup on Saturday
Season's derby opener sends tongues wagging

Wednesday 29 July 2015 20:36

The Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates clash in Saturday’s Carling Black Label Cup at the FNB stadium is the biggest talking point in local football at the moment.

Opinion

Why we need to tread carefully in drawing up HR rules for business

Wednesday 29 July 2015 09:46

Devising the rules for holding businesses responsible for the effects of their operations on human rights.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on June 16 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Science & Tech Wrap

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

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