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 President Jacob Zuma acknowledged that any attack on the judiciary by the executive risks to undermine the rule of law.
President Jacob Zuma acknowledged that any attack on the judiciary by the executive risks to undermine the rule of law. ( )

Govt commits to respect independence of judiciary

President Jacob Zuma has committed his cabinet and government to respect the independence of the judiciary and to enforce court orders issued against the state.

Musician Linda Kekana says her career has given her a lot of opportunities.
Jazz musician Linda Kekana humbled by honour
Friday 28 August 2015 09:15
Gauteng Social Development MEC, Faith Mazibuko is concerned about the rights of domestic workers
Plight of domestic workers raise concerns
Friday 28 August 2015 08:45
Musician Linda Kekana says her career has given her a lot of opportunities.
Jazz musician Linda Kekana humbled by honour
Friday 28 August 2015 09:15
Gauteng Social Development MEC, Faith Mazibuko is concerned about the rights of domestic workers
Plight of domestic workers raise concerns
Friday 28 August 2015 08:45
The Africa T20 Cup aims to give exposure to young and upcoming cricketers.
Africa T20 Cup aims to unearth fresh talent
Friday 28 August 2015 07:00
 Earlier in August, some Vumani residents went on a rampage against the proposal for the merger.
Mixed reaction to Vumani, Malamulele merger
Friday 28 August 2015 06:31

South Africa

Gauteng Social Development MEC, Faith Mazibuko is concerned about the rights of domestic workers
Plight of domestic workers raise concerns

Friday 28 August 2015 08:45

Domestic workers have raised issues of minimum wages and cheap labour at a discussion session at Constitution Hill in Braamfontein.

Africa

 Boko Haram is an Islamic extremist group based in north-eastern Nigeria, also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cameroon.
Suspected Boko Haram fighters kill three in Niger

Friday 28 August 2015 06:53

Suspected Nigerian Boko Haram militants raided a village in southern Niger, killing three people including a soldier, security sources in the West African nation said on Thursday.

World

Outrage over Syria's worsening humanitarian crisis

Friday 28 August 2015 06:00

Almost five million people in hard to reach areas in Syria do not have access to predictable humanitarian aid.

Politics

Chairperson of the Municipal Demarcation Board, Jane Thupana handed over the new boundaries to the Independent Electoral Commission in Pretoria.
Demarcating municipalities is not political a tool: Board Chair

Friday 28 August 2015 09:16

Chairperson of the Municipal Demarcation Board, Jane Thupana, says the decision to demarcate certain municipalities is not a political tool before next year’s Local Government Elections.

Business

Minister Nhlanhla Nene says a revitalisation of the agricultural sector is needed.
Nene laments effects of drought on farm production

Friday 28 August 2015 05:44

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene has acknowledged that the recent drought in the country has affected the productivity of farmers and is responsible for the current food price fluctuations.

Science

 Port Elizabeth residents are not pleased with water loss in the area.
E Cape project aims to bring stability to water crisis

Friday 28 August 2015 06:27

A new project called "War on Leaks" spearheaded by President Jacob Zuma will be launched in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality on Friday.

Lifestyle

Musician Linda Kekana says her career has given her a lot of opportunities.
Jazz musician Linda Kekana humbled by honour

Friday 28 August 2015 09:15

Veteran Jazz musician Linda Kekana says she is humbled to be one of the icons that will be celebrated at the Tribute Concert at Moretele Park, Pretoria.

Sport

The Africa T20 Cup aims to give exposure to young and upcoming cricketers.
Africa T20 Cup aims to unearth fresh talent

Friday 28 August 2015 07:00

South Africa will host the first Africa T20 Cup as a curtain raiser to the domestic season.

Opinion

Overthinking driving creativity in people with neurotic disorders

Friday 28 August 2015 07:30

People who suffer from neuroticism a condition characterised by anxiety, fear and negative thoughts.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the trial of Oscar Pistorius.

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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