Over 49 000 arrested in KZN during festive season

Just over 49 000 people were arrested in KwaZulu-Natal during the festive season for crimes including rape, murder and armed robbery.

Kennedy olive branch a sham

The hatchet job on Durban's Kennedy Road informal settlement continued this week with an alleged "healing process" by the KwaZulu-Natal government.

Take2: Let Schabir drive his BMW

So fraud convict Schabir Shaik was spotted driving around Durban with his black BMW. So what?

Bureaucratic bungling saves Durban’s Early Morning Market — for now

Traders in Durban's Warwick Triangle Early Morning Market will continue trading into August amid bureaucratic bungling.

National energy regulator cuts pipeline tariffs

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa reduced tariffs for transport of petroleum products via Transnet's pipelines, Nersa said on Monday.

Mortality’s reminders

An interactive computer and video installation, <i>Offerings</i> draws on the Catholic act of lighting a candle in memory of the dead.

New airline told to clip its wings — for now

Airtime Airlines, reported to be planning a service between Durban and Johannesburg, has been warned not to start until it gets its permits in order.

The funnest world by fair

Niren Tolsi visits Durban's Fun World and reclaims his forgotten childhood.

Emerging markets advancing faster

The emerging-market world is growing faster than the developed world and South Africa is no exception.

Simple joy

Durban's Mini-town is almost 40 years old and despite its charming flaws is still a hit with the little ones, writes Niren Tolsi.

Slumming it with the NGO jet-set

The Housing Department and SDI hosted a workshop last weekend focused on building partnerships between slum-dwellers and various governments.

Three horsemen visit Durban

And the fourth is on its way as Niren Tolsi reports on the municipal strike that has left eThekwini in tatters.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

Press Releases

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

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories