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Police are looking for ten suspects following a cash heist at a pension paypoint at Soshanguve Mall

The local unit remains vulnerable to downturns in global risk appetite. ( )

Rand flat, shrugs off govt sale of Vodacom stake

The rand was flat against the dollar on Wednesday, shrugging off news that the government had sold off its stake in mobile phone company Vodacom to raise money for troubled power utility Eskom.

Trek4Mandela kicks off Mandela Month
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:15
Bheki Makhubu and Thulani Maseko spent more than a year behind bars for articles they had written highlighting corruption by judicial officers.
Sanef lauds release of Swaziland journalists
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:08
The Chatsworth camp was home to foreign nationals who were displaced during the violent attacks earlier this year in Durban.
Last camp for xenophobia victims closes
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:00
Trek4Mandela kicks off Mandela Month
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:15
Bheki Makhubu and Thulani Maseko spent more than a year behind bars for articles they had written highlighting corruption by judicial officers.
Sanef lauds release of Swaziland journalists
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:08
The Chatsworth camp was home to foreign nationals who were displaced during the violent attacks earlier this year in Durban.
Last camp for xenophobia victims closes
Wednesday 1 July 2015 10:00
20 year old South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada made a meteoric rise to the national setup and is looking to lay down the marker for the extended tour.
Kagiso Rabada out to make his mark
Wednesday 1 July 2015 08:55
Corporate Wellness Week underway
Wednesday 1 July 2015 08:53

South Africa

ER24 say the injured pensioners sustained minor to moderate injuries.
Pensioners wounded in heist at Pretoria mall

Wednesday 1 July 2015 12:12

Nine pensioners were shot and wounded during a cash heist at around 06:00 at the Soshanguve Mall in Pretoria on Wednesday, Gauteng police said.

Africa

Popularity of private schools across Africa continues to rise

Wednesday 1 July 2015 11:16

Private schools are becoming more common around the world.

World

Greece defaults on IMF payment despite last-minute overtures to credit

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:01

Greece's last-minute overtures to international creditors for financial aid on Tuesday were not enough to save the country.

Politics

Nkandla security features need to be re-evaluated: Nhleko

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:10

Nathi Nhleko says the ongoing scrutiny of the president’s Nkandla home has made him more vulnerable to further security risks

Business

Salga, Samwu to meet over wage negotiations

Wednesday 1 July 2015 11:36

A three day conciliation process is set to get underway on Wednesday between the Samwu and the South African Local Government Association (Salga), after three rounds of wage negotiations failed.

Science

Archaeologists work on unearthed skeletons in the Farringdon area of London.
Minor changes turned Black Death germ from mild to murderous

Wednesday 1 July 2015 06:57

The bacterium Yersinia pestis has inflicted almost unimaginable misery upon humankind over the centuries.

Lifestyle

Corporate Wellness Week underway

Wednesday 1 July 2015 08:53

With the start of Corporate Wellness Week on Tuesday, South Africans are being urged to invest more seriously in the wellness of their staff.

Sport

20 year old South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada made a meteoric rise to the national setup and is looking to lay down the marker for the extended tour.
Kagiso Rabada out to make his mark

Wednesday 1 July 2015 08:55

Emerging South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada would be looking to lay down the marker for the extended tour of the subcontinent in the two-match T20 series against Bangladesh starting on Sunday.

Opinion

SA football actually needs Tovey right now

Tuesday 30 June 2015 16:10

Newly-appointed Safa Technical Director, Neil Tovey, can turn down the appointment and be remembered as man of great integrity writes Sipho Kekana.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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