Anti Semitism

‘Shoot the Jew’ exposes real agenda

Israel: Opposing lobby groups vie for public and government support as anti-Zionist protests reveal anti-Semitism.

Icasa hears decade-old racist row

An Islamic radio station has been called to task over anti-Semitic comments. Glynnis Underhill reports.

European right wing turns Zionist

Politicians have begun to combine Islamophobia with a sudden love for Israel, but most Jews are not fooled, writes <b>Anne Karpf</b>.

Historical pastiche cheapens horror of anti-Semitism

Eco's new book tells the story of the notorious anti-Semitic forgery, <em>The Protocols of the Elders of Zion</em>.

Petition in defence of Tutu

Prominent people have signed a petition in support of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, after he was labelled an anti-Semite for his views on Israel.

Tutu accused of ‘demonising’ Israel

A petition has accused Archbishop Desmond Tutu of "demonising Israel" and its organisers demand he be axed as the patron of local holocaust centres.

Pope’s move unpopular

The scale of criticism is unprecedented in the four years of Benedict's pontificate.

Rudimentary aspects of diplomacy

Surely a deputy minister should at least be schooled in the most rudimentary aspects of diplomacy?

No room for intolerance

In South Africa, we fire nobody, leading to a culture of deep intolerance and impunity.


Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

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