Today at 06:56, SAST
The DA will submit written questions to Siyabonga Cwele over his appointment of Jacob Zuma’s daughter to a powerful ministry position at just 25.
SPCA inspectors say they will lay criminal charges against members of Thandi Modise’s staff who allegedly threatened them at her farm.
A Lonmin security officer has told the Farlam commission that security forces had been frustrated by the lack of police ahead of the Marikana strike.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Today at 11:33, SAST
Gaza sees one of its heaviest nights of bombardment, by air, sea and land, after Israel's prime minister warns of a long conflict ahead.
Today at 11:11, SAST
The European Union is set to back new sanctions against Russia, targeting its finance, energy and defence sectors over the conflict in Ukraine.
Today at 12:13, SAST
China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been placed under investigation for serious violations of party discipline, state media say.
Source: BBC News
Today at 08:59, SAST
[SACSIS]We have thrown bags of money at education over the past two decades. Education consumes nearly a quarter of our total budget, close to a quarter of a trillion Rand a year. We spend more money on education than anything else. Yet despite ...
Yesterday at 17:35, SAST
[SciDev.Net]Bonn -Germany is intensifying its academic ties with countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to improve higher education systems, according to a strategy document released last month (25 June).
Yesterday at 17:14, SAST
[SciDev.Net]Brasilia -Twelve universities and research institutions from around the world have joined forces to assess the critical issues facing the world's tropical regions and to examine how investments in aid, research and education affect ...
Source: All Africa
Today at 11:02, SAST
A dancer from Hull who became the first British dancer to be employed by the Mariinsky Ballet in Russia returns to the UK to perform with the company at Covent Garden.
Today at 10:57, SAST
Donna Tartt's best-selling novel The Goldfinch is to be turned into a film, with Rush Hour director Brett Ratner among its producers.
Today at 06:22, SAST
Former members of Lostprophets say they originally hoped child abuse reports about singer Ian Watkins were a "mistake" and now want to move forward.
Source: BBC News
Today at 09:34, SAST
[SAPA]Johannesburg -The strike in the metals and engineering sector ended on Monday, after both the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) and Solidarity accepted a wage offer.
Today at 08:48, SAST
[UN News]With preparations underway for the United Nations to take over from an African Union-led peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR), the Security Council today requested Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to review what was done ...
Today at 08:08, SAST
[This Day]Africa's fastest female sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, last night stormed to the 100m gold and a new Commonwealth Games record. The gold medal is the third to be won by Team Nigeria at the ongoing edition of the Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
Source: All Africa
Friday at 09:55, SAST
South Africa will start treating HIV-positive patients at an earlier stage starting next year, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says.
May 19 at 20:53, SAST
Roundabout Water Solutions (RWS) is a South African registered non-profit (section 21) company that raises funds for the installation and maintenance of the PlayPump® water pumping system (PlayPumps). Boreholes are identified, tested to ensure ...
Mar 4 at 13:33, SAST
The discovery of how a KwaZulu-Natal woman’s body responded to her HIV infection by making potent antibodies (called broadly neutralising antibodies, because they are able to kill multiple strains of HIV from across the world), has been ...
Source: The Good News
Sunday at 07:24, SAST
CAPE TOWN - A new invention could help couples who are battling to conceive. It's a lubricant that aids natural reproduction. But some medical professionals warn that it may not benefit everyone. Experts say one in six South African couples ...
Saturday at 16:23, SAST
SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon.com Inc's message to investors has always been clear: trust in founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. But after more than a year of mostly disappointing quarterly results, that faith is being tested. Some on Wall Street wonder if...
Saturday at 16:00, SAST
SAN FRANCISCO - Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicised techniques by Apple Inc employees, the company acknowledged this week. The same techniques to circumvent ...
Source: eNews Channel Africa
Today at 11:44, SAST
Cabinet ministers, their deputies as well as members of Parliament, have until August 15, to make full declarations of their business interests to Parliament, says Communications Minister Faith Muthambi.
Today at 09:23, SAST
The rand was weaker on Tuesday morning despite news that the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) strike had come to an end.
Today at 09:07, SAST
French oil giant Total on Monday said it had inked a deal to sell its South African coal assets to mining company Exxaro Resources for $472-million (350-million euros).
Jul 15 at 12:30, SAST
So that's it for another four years.
Jul 15 at 16:34, SAST
The pressure suffocated those toiling on the grass, the gravity of a World Cup final adding weight to the air like plumbing a great depth in the ocean.
Jul 16 at 12:42, SAST
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May 14 at 21:03, SAST
Creativity could turn unsightly and unhealthy litter into an opportunity for schools to win their share of R60 000 in the annual Collect-a-Can CAN Craze Competition, while also encouraging learners to be more eco-conscious.
May 5 at 11:04, SAST
One South African family will change their home to help change the world Today the Ngewana family launched their public journey of greening their home and lifestyle. Bulelwa Ngewana, the Mother of the family says: We've always had good intentions, ...
Source: The Good News