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The British businessman is on trial for the murder of his wife Anni Dewani in November 2010. ( )

Seventh witness expected as Dewani trial resumes

The Shrien Dewani murder trial resumes in the Western Cape High Court on Monday morning after the death of the hitman, Xolile Mngeni.

Botswana election preparations in full swing
Monday 20 October 2014 05:42
DA wants Zuma to reject tycoon's offer
Sunday 19 October 2014 19:25
Western Province coach, Allister Coetzee, says he's very pleased with the results.
Currie Cup final a challenge: Coetzee
Sunday 19 October 2014 18:38
Botswana election preparations in full swing
Monday 20 October 2014 05:42
DA wants Zuma to reject tycoon's offer
Sunday 19 October 2014 19:25
Western Province coach, Allister Coetzee, says he's very pleased with the results.
Currie Cup final a challenge: Coetzee
Sunday 19 October 2014 18:38
AmaKhosi came out for the second half in a more positive fashion, and were rewarded for their efforts four minutes after the restart.
Chiefs record eighth consecutive win
Sunday 19 October 2014 18:10
Xolile Mngeni died at the Goodwood Correctional Centre on Saturday.
Xolile Mngeni died at the Goodwood Correctional Centre on Saturday.

South Africa

Seventh witness expected as Dewani trial resumes

Monday 20 October 2014 05:59

The Shrien Dewani murder trial resumes in the Western Cape High Court on Monday morning after the death of the hitman, Xolile Mngeni.

Africa

Botswana election preparations in full swing

Monday 20 October 2014 05:42

Over 800 000 Batswana have registered to vote in the country's 11th general elections to be held on Friday.

World

Fiercest fighting in days hits Syrian border town

Sunday 19 October 2014 17:06

The fiercest fighting in days shook the Syrian border town of Kobani overnight as Islamic State fighters attacked Kurdish defenders.

Politics

Pansy Tlakula resigned in September.
IEC gets legal help to recoup R2m

Sunday 19 October 2014 17:01

The IEC has approached lawyers to help determine how to recoup money used for the legal battles of its former chairwoman Pansy Tlakula.

Business

China is set to unveil key legal reforms this week that will try to limit the influence local officials have on court cases.
China eyes legal reforms at key meeting

Sunday 19 October 2014 07:07

The business community have long complained about the difficulty of getting a fair hearing in court because judges usually answer to local governments and party organs.

Science

Humans should thank ancient Scottish fish fossils for joy of sex

Sunday 19 October 2014 19:06

Scientists studying fossils have discovered that the intimate act of sexual intercourse used by humans was pioneered by ancient armoured fish, called placoderms.    

Lifestyle

Satma honours anti-apartheid activist Jesse Jackson

Sunday 19 October 2014 10:45

US civil rights activist, Reverend Jesse Jackson has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the ninth South African Traditional Music Achievement (Satma) awards at Fort Hare University.

Sport

Banyana Banyana coach, Vera Pauw, is under no illusion about the daunting task against Nigeria.
Banyana wary of task ahead in Nigeria

Sunday 19 October 2014 19:30

Banyana Banyana coach, Vera Pauw, is relieved that her team handled enormous pressure for a convincing victory against Algeria on Saturday.

Opinion

Oscar judgment: paradigm shift from domestic violence to gun control

Sunday 19 October 2014 08:56

The guilty verdict of culpable homicide passed down by the Pretoria High Court on Oscar Pistorius gave rise to a number of criticisms towards the presiding officer, Judge Thokozile Masipa.

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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