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National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.
Parliament was abuzz today as the EFF disrupted proceedings. ( )

Scuffle between EFF, ANCYL at Parly

The scuffle broke out shortly after National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete adjourned the House following the Economic Freedom Fighters' refusal to leave after she ordered them out.

EFF MPs disrupt Parliament.
Police attempt to negotiate with EFF MPs
Thursday 21 August 2014 16:19
 EFF leader Julius Malema told the Parliament that: “We don’t want police, we want the money.”
EFF disrupt Zuma's response on Nkandla
Thursday 21 August 2014 15:26
Oil falls towards 14-month low
Thursday 21 August 2014 13:59
EFF MPs disrupt Parliament.
Police attempt to negotiate with EFF MPs
Thursday 21 August 2014 16:19
 EFF leader Julius Malema told the Parliament that: “We don’t want police, we want the money.”
EFF disrupt Zuma's response on Nkandla
Thursday 21 August 2014 15:26
Oil falls towards 14-month low
Thursday 21 August 2014 13:59
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says the framework would serve as a guide for all public educational institutions falling under his department.
Nzimande in bid to cut racism
Thursday 21 August 2014 13:55
Nampak to invest $10 mln in Zimbabwe business
Thursday 21 August 2014 13:51
Temporary passports discontinued
Thursday 21 August 2014 13:48

South Africa

SA issues Ebola travel bans

Thursday 21 August 2014 17:02

Cabinet has issued an immediate travel ban for non-South Africans from countries affected by the Ebola virus outbreak, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said on Thursday.

Africa

Namibia to spend millions on election broadcast

Thursday 21 August 2014 13:28

Ministry of Information and Communication Technology in Namibia has set aside nine million Namibian dollars for the media coverage for this year's Presidential and National Assembly Elections

World

Israeli air strike kills three Hamas commanders in Gaza

Thursday 21 August 2014 12:41

Israel killed three senior Hamas commanders in an air strike on the Gaza Strip on Thursday.

Politics

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.
Scuffle between EFF, ANCYL at Parly

Thursday 21 August 2014 17:08

The scuffle broke out shortly after National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete adjourned the House following the Economic Freedom Fighters' refusal to leave after she ordered them out.

Business

GT Bank declared an interim dividend of 0.25 naira, unchanged from a year earlier.
Nigeria's GT Bank H1 profit down

Thursday 21 August 2014 14:08

Nigeria's Guaranty Trust Bank (GT Bank) on Thursday posted a 6.92% fall in half year pretax profit of 53.39 billion naira ($329.7 million), prompting a slide in its shares.

Science

New Eskom chief needs to tackle pollution: GroundWork

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:08

GroundWork says the new Eskom CEO, Tshediso Matona is going to be biased towards big industry because he has a strong economic and trade background.

Lifestyle

Party for a purpose

Thursday 21 August 2014 12:49

Shifty September is a Heritage Month tribute to Shifty Records, a South African anti-apartheid record label which was founded during the dark beginnings of the turbulent 1980s.

Sport

Proteas bowl first as Rossouw and Shezi start

Thursday 21 August 2014 10:40

The Proteas won the toss and elected to bowl first in the third one-day international against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on Thursday.

Opinion

Recent violent strikes could be the result of SA Labour laws

Thursday 21 August 2014 11:20

The National Employers' Association of SA says labour laws contribute to the prolonged and violent strikes experienced in various industries recently.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

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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