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Oscar Pistorius was convicted of culpable homicide after the state charged him with the premeditated murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in his Pretoria townhouse on Valentine’s Day in 2013. ( )

D-Day for Pistorius

After a seven-month trial, Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will find out his fate on Tuesday in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho
Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05
Anni's cousin's cross-examination continues
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:51
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho
Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05
Anni's cousin's cross-examination continues
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:51
Numsa to fight ousting from Cosatu
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:36
 In South Sudan, ethnic based conflict has killed thousands and  displaced hundreds of thousands.
South Sudan conditions ‘unbelievable’: UN
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:26
14 N West municipalities in a state of collapse
Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:18
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.
The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.

South Africa

Anni's cousin's cross-examination continues

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:51

British businessman Shrien Dewani's trial, for the murder of his wife Anni, continues in the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

Africa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held consultations with Prime Minister Tom Thabane.
Ramaphosa concludes short visit to Lesotho

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded a short visit to Lesotho and will return to South Africa on Tuesday.

World

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was on his way to Paris.
Total's CEO killed in Moscow business jet accident

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:48

The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plow during takeoff.

Politics

Numsa to fight ousting from Cosatu

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:36

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has vowed to fight any attempt to oust it from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu).

Business

AFASA rejects land redistribution proposal

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:41

The African Farmers' Association of South Africa says the recent land redistribution proposal makes no sense.

Science

W. Cape ready to deal with Ebola outbreak cases

Monday 20 October 2014 20:21

The Western Cape says it's ready to deal with any case of the Ebola viral disease.

Lifestyle

Plaatjie recorded much of what happened around Mahikeng during the South African War.
Exhibition honours Sol Plaatjie's life

Monday 20 October 2014 20:34

An exhibition honouring one of South Africa's greatest sons, Solomon Thekisho Plaatjie, is on show in Mahikeng, North West.

Sport

Blind rescues a point for lacklustre United

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:06

Daley Blind's late second half strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Monday.

Opinion

Difficult to predict Masipa’s sentencing judgement: Expert

Monday 20 October 2014 08:42

Attorney Marius du Toit of Du toit Attorney’s says it will be difficult to tell what sentence Judge Thokozile Masipa will hand down on former international icon, Oscar Pistorius.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage 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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