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National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega.
National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega was addressing the media on Friday in Pretoria on the release of the 2014 annual crime stats. ( )

Decrease in crime pleases Phiyega

National Police commissioner Riah Phiyega says that crime in South Africa continues to be on the decrease.

ANC recalls Mafikeng, Matlosana mayors
Friday 19 September 2014 10:15
The Open mosque will welcome non-muslims and homosexuals.
"Open" mosque to hold first service
Friday 19 September 2014 10:00
ANC recalls Mafikeng, Matlosana mayors
Friday 19 September 2014 10:15
The Open mosque will welcome non-muslims and homosexuals.
"Open" mosque to hold first service
Friday 19 September 2014 10:00
One third of municipalities doing well: Nel
Friday 19 September 2014 10:00
TUT to lay criminal charges after violent protest
Friday 19 September 2014 09:30
A South African rescue management advance team and consular staff say there were 349 South Africans on the church premise, when the multi-storey hotel for foreign guests collapsed. Of these, 265 have
Nigerian disaster death toll rises
Friday 19 September 2014 09:15

South Africa

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega.
Decrease in crime pleases Phiyega

Friday 19 September 2014 11:00

National Police commissioner Riah Phiyega says that crime in South Africa continues to be on the decrease.

Africa

A South African rescue management advance team and consular staff say there were 349 South Africans on the church premise, when the multi-storey hotel for foreign guests collapsed. Of these, 265 have
Nigerian disaster death toll rises

Friday 19 September 2014 09:15

The death toll in the Nigerian building collapse has risen to 84. The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lulu Mnguni, says the search in the Nigerian building collapse has been called off.

World

Cameron says Scottish independence issue settled "for a generation"

Friday 19 September 2014 10:26

British Prime Minister David Cameron said the issue of Scottish independence had been settled "for a generation" on Friday.

Politics

ANC recalls Mafikeng, Matlosana mayors

Friday 19 September 2014 10:15

The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West province has recalled the executive mayors of Mafikeng and Matlosana Local Municipality.

Business

SA mining faces several challenges: Oliphant  

Friday 19 September 2014 05:58

South Africa's mining industry faces a number of challenges that require determined and systematic resolution, Deputy Mineral Resources Minister Godfrey Oliphant said on Thursday.

Science

Apple's iPhone 6 Plus includes chips from Qualcomm, Skyworks: iFixit

Friday 19 September 2014 08:00

Apple's iPhone 6 Plus uses chips from Qualcomm and other companies, according to gadget repair firm iFixit, which pried one of the devices open in Melbourne early on Friday.

Lifestyle

Rapper and former "American Idol" judge Nicki Minaj.
Judge dismisses wig lawsuit against rapper Nicki Minaj

Friday 19 September 2014 06:18

A judge has dismissed a federal lawsuit by a celebrity hair stylist who accused rapper Nicki Minaj of stealing his designs for the colourful wigs that helped boost her career.

Sport

Don't call derby boring: Khumalo

Friday 19 September 2014 05:38

The days of free-flowing, attacking football are long gone and fans expecting an open MTN8 final this weekend will be left disappointed, Kaizer Chiefs assistant coach Doctor Khumalo said on Thursday.

Opinion

Govt needs to reprioritise its expenditure: Tax expert

Friday 19 September 2014 10:05

A leading tax expert says government may not have enough revenue collection for the 2015/2016 financial years.

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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