John Mehaffey

Proteas crumbling under Pakistan pressure raises old doubts

"I didn't feel any electric vibe. It's my responsibility to get the guys going, which I didn't," said captain AB de Villiers after losing to Pakistan.

Wales reach World Cup semifinals with win over Ireland

Jonathan Davies scored a try with 15 minutes left to help Wales beat Ireland 22-10 and reach their first Rugby World Cup semifinal since 1987.

England declare after Bell double

England declared their first innings closed at 591 for six on the third day of the fourth and final test against India at the Oval.

Dhoni strikes six to give India dramatic win

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck a dramatic six to bring the World Cup to India on Saturday after Sri Lanka had threatened to ruin their party.

Jayawardene century takes Sri Lanka to 274

Mahela Jayawardene stroked a delightful unbeaten 103 on Saturday to take Sri Lanka to a challenging 274 for six in the World Cup final against India.

World Cup fever strikes India before key clash

World Cup fever struck India seriously the moment it became apparent that the co-hosts would meet Pakistan in the second semifinal.

All Blacks romp to grand slam win over Wales

New Zealand completed their November tour in style on Saturday by defeating Wales 37-25 to record their third grand slam.

Gebrselassie retires, leaves imperishable legacy

Haile Gebrselassie's dream of crowning a glorious career with victory in the 2012 London Olympics vanished on the streets of New York on Sunday.

England demand full apology for fixing allegations

England have demanded an apology from Pakistan cricket chairperson Ijaz Butt for his allegations that England players had engaged in match-fixing.

England reject corruption allegations

England on Monday angrily rejected allegations from a senior Pakistani official that they were involved in match-fixing.

Pakistan will not drop players without proof

Pakistan will not suspend any players being investigated for alleged corruption without proof, Pakistan Cricket Board chairperson has said.

Rugby: Gulf between hemispheres yawns wide

Prior to the inaugural 1987 World Cup, European nations crossed the equator in the infrequent expeditions of the amateur rugby union era with understa

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From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

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