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 The high numbers of murders and other violent crimes have been attributed to poor social conditions.
The high numbers of murders and other violent crimes have been attributed to poor social conditions. ( )

Crime stats not a true reflection: Violence monitor

Independent violence monitor in KwaZulu-Natal, Mary De Haas, says the crime statistics released on Friday are not a true reflection of crime in the country.

A man argues with Open-mosque founder, Taj Hargey ( R) in Wynberg.
Tempers flare outside 'Open Mosque'
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:43
SA Minister raises Ebola concerns at UN
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:36
UK opens up military tenders to SA companies
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:28
A man argues with Open-mosque founder, Taj Hargey ( R) in Wynberg.
Tempers flare outside 'Open Mosque'
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:43
SA Minister raises Ebola concerns at UN
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:36
UK opens up military tenders to SA companies
Saturday 20 September 2014 07:28
Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says he is aware of questions surrounding the integrity of the crime statistics.
Gift of the Givers is currently in contact with the South African embassy in Nigeria regarding South African nationals being treated at five Nigerian hospitals.
The changes will take place on SABC 1, 2 and 3.
Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says he is aware of questions surrounding the integrity of the crime statistics.
Gift of the Givers is currently in contact with the South African embassy in Nigeria regarding South African nationals being treated at five Nigerian hospitals.
The changes will take place on SABC 1, 2 and 3.

South Africa

A man argues with Open-mosque founder, Taj Hargey ( R) in Wynberg.
Tempers flare outside 'Open Mosque'

Saturday 20 September 2014 07:43

A war of words and ideologies have erupted between the founder of a so-called "Open-Mosque" at Wynberg in the Cape Peninsula and Muslims opposed to the all-inclusive sanctuary.

Africa

  Bathabile Dlamini was participating in a ICDP panel discussion at the UN.
Human rights must not be separated from development: Dlamini

Saturday 20 September 2014 06:59

Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini has called on African delegations at the United Nations (UN) to refrain from divorcing human rights from development.

World

Texas governor orders National Guard to look for dead immigrants

Saturday 20 September 2014 06:54

Texas Governor Rick Perry on Friday ordered the Texas National Guard to search for the bodies of undocumented immigrants who have died by the hundreds in a remote part of the state.

Politics

Service delivery, crime statistics to top ANC meeting agenda

Saturday 20 September 2014 07:48

The African National Congress’ National Executive Committee will discuss local government service delivery issues at its meeting this weekend, as well as the crime statistics released on Friday.  

Business

Namibia will raise its fuel levy by 40 cents a litre to help finance the facilities.
Namibian oil project to start earlier than expected

Saturday 20 September 2014 07:01

Construction on the 4 billion Namibian dollar oil-tanker jetty and oil storage facility near Walvis Bay is expected to start a year earlier than initially planned.

Science

SA Minister raises Ebola concerns at UN

Saturday 20 September 2014 07:36

The UN General Assembly has added its voice to that of the Security Council by adopting a resolution calling on member states to fully support UN agencies in combating the Ebola outbreak.

Lifestyle

SABC makes changes to TV schedule

Friday 19 September 2014 18:52

The SABC will make minor changes to its TV schedule, including a revamp of the popular soap drama Generations.

Sport

The MTN8 final between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs will be played on Saturday
Security tight at Moses Mabhida Stadium ahead of MTN8 final

Friday 19 September 2014 19:43

Security will be tight at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday for the MTN8 final between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs.

Opinion

Why is the Cuban-South African relationship important?

Saturday 20 September 2014 06:46

126 South African medical students are on their way to Cuba on medical bursaries from the South Africa-Cuba Medical Programme

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

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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