Valeria Luiselli tells stories to shame us

Over and over again she writes about the lost children picked up on the United States border

Disqualified team knock US out of 2018 World Cup

For the first time since 1986, the United States failed to qualify for the World Cup with a shock 2-1 defeat against Trinidad and Tobago.

Poverty and crime bring Honduras to its knees

Honduras is the world's murder capital, with a rate 12 times the global average, amid violent fallout from a 2009 coup.

Hundreds missing after Honduran prison fire

Authorities say inmates screamed from their cells while others rioted to escape as a fire swept through a Honduran prison, killing over 300 inmates.

‘This is a world party’

While both Spain and Honduras had their disappointments in their showdown on Monday, fans loving the South African experience were the real winners.

Villa double gives Spain win over Honduras

Spain got their campaign firmly back on track when David Villa struck twice to lead the European champions to a 2-0 win over minnows Honduras.

Chile beat Honduras to end 48 years of hurt

Jean Beausejour scored the only goal as Chile beat Honduras 1-0 in their Group H opening match on Wednesday.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it