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The commission, chaired by retired judge Ian Farlam, is investigating the deaths of 44 people in Marikana in August 2012. ( )

No reason to apologise: Striker

There is no need to apologise to the families of Lonmin workers killed at Marikana in August 2012, one of the strike's leaders told the Farlam Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe dump 'disruptive' seamer Panyangara
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:35
NSRI warns Cape residents ahead of cold fronts
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:31
Zimbabwe dump 'disruptive' seamer Panyangara
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:35
NSRI warns Cape residents ahead of cold fronts
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:31
Calm restored in Mhlumayo
Wednesday 27 August 2014 12:09

South Africa

Change in land reforms will be catastrophic: De Klerk

Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:27

Former President FW De Klerk says it will be catastrophic for the ANC-led government to go ahead with implementing radical changes to the current property rights and land reform laws.  

Africa

The US is concerned that air strikes against Libyan could worsen crisis in Arab countries.  
Libyan raids could herald bolder Arab action as US wavers

Wednesday 27 August 2014 06:53

Air strikes against Libyan Islamist militants that US officials had said were staged by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates could mark an escalation of a regional struggle

World

Putin says up to Ukraine to clinch ceasefire

Wednesday 27 August 2014 06:53

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko had discussed the need for a swift end to bloodshed in Ukraine.

Politics

The ANC in Limpopo says it will no longer comment on the council seats issues.
Limpopo municipality consulting lawyers on council seats

Wednesday 27 August 2014 11:54

The Mogalakwena Municipality in Limpopo says it is still consulting lawyers on whether it can declare the council's 23 seats vacant.

Business

Deputy Director-General at Statistics South Africa, Joe De Beer
'Recent economic growth not enough to sustain jobs'

Wednesday 27 August 2014 08:10

Deputy Director-General at Statistics South Africa, Joe De Beer, says the recent growth shown by the economy is not enough to sustain jobs.

Science

NSRI warns Cape residents ahead of cold fronts

Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:31

The National Sea Rescue Institute has issued a warning that people exercise caution if they go out to sea this week.

Lifestyle

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has been nominated for the category South African of the Year at the SATY awards.
Who will be the South African of the year?

Wednesday 27 August 2014 10:35

The public voting for the South African of the Year (SATY) awards closed on Wednesday with over 500 000 public votes. Winners will be announced on the 6th September.

Sport

Zimbabwe dump 'disruptive' seamer Panyangara

Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:35

Zimbabwe have axed seamer Tinashe Panyangara from their squad for the one-day international triangular series with South Africa and Australia, accusing the player of being 'disruptive'.

Opinion

 According to psychologists children suffer from depression as a result of their environment.
People more aware of mental issues affecting children: Psychiatrist

Wednesday 27 August 2014 11:00

Psychiatrist and author Dr Brendan Belsham says that there is a growing awareness on mental issues affecting children in South Africa.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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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