Andrew Quinn

Clinton hospitalised with blood clot

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was admitted to a New York hospital with a blood clot linked to a concussion she suffered earlier this month.

US says willing to meet with Iran on nukes but no talks set

The New York Times has reported that the United States and Iran have agreed in principle to hold one-on-one negotiations on Iran's nuclear.

Chinese rights activist prepared for the long haul

Chen Guangcheng -- one of China's best-known human rights icons -- was prepared to spend years in the US embassy as he weighed his next move.

North Korea agrees to monitored nuclear moratorium

The US says North Korea has agreed to a nuclear moratorium, and Korean media say the country will allow IAEA inspectors to monitor it.

US withdraw from Iraq, so now what?

As the last American soldiers finally leave Iraq, the United States state department assumes control of a complex and risky operation.

Kiir takes South Sudan’s economic plans to US

South Sudan is due to lay out its economic plans at a US-backed conference aimed at uplifting the country and setting it on the path to development.

Burma could see lifting of sanctions for political reform

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has offered Burma the first rewards for reform, saying the US would back more aid for the reclusive country.

Clinton: Bring Taliban, al-Qaeda allies into peace process

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says Washington and Pakistan must get the Taliban and Haqqani network involved in the Afghan peace process.

Clinton urges Africa to drop Gaddafi, embrace rebels

Hillary Clinton has urged African leaders to abandon Libya's Muammar Gaddafi, saying it was time to live up to their pledges to promote democracy.

World powers raise pressure on Gaddafi to go

An international coalition piled pressure on Muammar Gaddafi on Tuesday to quit, pledging to continue military action against his forces.

US fights mixed messages on Egypt crisis

US officials insist their message on the Egypt crisis has been unwavering: President Hosni Mubarak must allow political transition.

International community may bolster Côte d’Ivoire force

The international community may bolster the UN force in Côte d'Ivoire to head off any potential challenge by supporters of Laurent Gbagbo.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders