Biggest scandals and shocks in World Cup history

Luis Suarez's third apparent biting incident on the field brings to mind other memorable moments on World Cup pitches.

Pistorius investigators get meeting with Apple

Prosecutors in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial have secured a meeting with Apple officials in the US over accessing evidence on his locked iPhone.

Brazil 2014: Five things to know about African hopefuls

Here are five things to know about Africa's final World Cup play-offs and the last 10 countries in contention for five spots in Brazil.

Igesund ‘very pleased’ with Fifa’s decision over Ethiopia player

Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has said he is "very pleased with the outcome" after Fifa announced it is stripping three points from Ethiopia.

Fifa push race and reform at annual congress

Fifa's executive committee has met in a prelude to an annual congress that's considered a landmark moment for Fifa to complete its reform process.

Pistorius investigation to be wrapped up by August

The police investigation into Oscar Pistorius' killing of his girlfriend on Valentine's Day won't be completed until August, prosecutors said.

Afcon: Mali trumps over Niger

Seydou Keita's perseverance has given Mali a 1-0 win over Niger and the Africa Cup of Nations 2013 tournament its first goal.

Ghana’s Berekum Chelsea deny bribery report

Ghana's club Berekum Chelsea has denied being offered money by four-time winner TP Mazembe to lose their final African Champions League group game.

From sideshow to main attraction – Pistorius eyes Paralympics gold

In a few weeks Oscar Pistorius will be back in the Olympic stadium defending his 100, 200 and 400 metre titles at the Paralympics.

Bolt injured, withdraws from Monaco Diamond League

Usain Bolt has more than Yohan Blake to worry about ahead of the London Olympics - now he's got an injury to contend with.

Pistorius hopes to improve running time at championships

Oscar Pistorius is listed to run at the African Championships in late June in what could be his last chance to qualify for the London Olympics.

Saru finds ‘options’ for Super 15 dilemma

Saru and its Super 15 teams have agreed on "a number of options" to solve the dilemma of six sides fighting for five places in the 2013 competition.

Press Releases

Coexisting with Covid-19: Saving lives and the economy in India

A staggered exit from the lockdown accompanied by stepped-up testing to cover every district is necessary for India right now

What Africa can learn from Cuba in combating the Covid-19 pandemic

Africa should abandon the neoliberal path to be able to deal with Covid-19 and other health system challenges likely to emerge in future

Road to recovery for the tourism sector: The South African perspective

The best-case scenario is that South Africa's tourism sector’s recovery will only begin in earnest towards the end of this year

Covid-19: Eased lockdown and rule of law Webinar

If you are arrested and fined in lockdown, you do get a criminal record if you pay the admission of guilt fine

Covid-19 and Frontline Workers

Who is caring for the healthcare workers? 'Working together is how we are going to get through this. It’s not just a marathon, it’s a relay'.

PPS webinar Part 2: Small business, big risk

The risks that businesses face and how they can be dealt with are something all business owners should be well acquainted with

Call for applications for the position of GCRO executive director

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory is seeking to appoint a high-calibre researcher and manager to be the executive director and to lead it

DriveRisk stays safe with high-tech thermal camera solution

Itec Evolve installed the screening device within a few days to help the driver behaviour company become compliant with health and safety regulations