Michelle Gumede

‘I’m targeted because I’m undefeated’ — Caster

The 28 year-old has been embroiled in a bitter legal battle with the IAAF over rules that force female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels

Empty nets as overfishing and climate change sap Lake Malawi

Hundreds of local traders gather each morning and afternoon at Senga only to find that fish populations are falling in Lake Malawi

Mboweni to deliver budget in the face of massive debt and blackouts

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is under pressure to bail out the state power utility Eskom — along with its $30-billion mountain of debt

Starbucks’ expansion runs out of steam in South Africa

​High operating costs and tight customer budgets have left coffee giant Starbucks needing a caffeine hit after it abandoned ambitious expansion plans

Mboweni at budget crossroads

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be hoping that Mboweni's stewardship of the listless economy will help the ANC rally support ahead of the 2019 polls

Obama warns of ‘strange and uncertain times’ in Mandela tribute

The former president made no direct reference to his successor but warned that 'politics of fear and resentment' were spreading

Inflation slows to 6.3% as fuel price falls

South Africa's inflation rate has declined in March for the first time in seven months as fuel prices also fell.

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