MAFIA

The mafia state is in full swing

We need to think of corruption in South Africa as not only Gupta-centric

Married to the Mob: The diamond boer and the honeytrap

The Mob's influence in SA used to be synonymous with Vito Palazzolo. He's in jail, but the Cosa Nostra continues to expand under new leaders.

Thousands in Naples march against Camorra pollution

Tens of thousands marched in protest in Naples on Saturday against illegal dumping they blamed on the Mafia.

Mafioso tip renews search for body of Jimmy Hoffa

The FBI has seen enough merit in a reputed Mafia captain's tip to once again go in search of the elusive remains of Jimmy Hoffa.

Italian Mafia blamed for wine spillage

One of Tuscany's finest red wines is now a lot harder to find after vandals broke into the producer's cellar and emptied 80 000 litres on the floor.

Police arrest Mandara’s big cheese in mafia probe

Police have arrested the head of the biggest buffalo mozzarella maker in Italy on suspicion of links to organised crime.

Mafia suspected in Italian school bombing

Local mafia cartel the United Sacred Crown are alleged to be behind the bombing of a girls' school in Italy which killed one and injured seven others.

Italian police arrest hundreds in anti-Mafia raids

Italian police arrested at least 320 people on Tuesday in dawn raids across the country against the powerful Calabrian Mafia.

Offer you can refuse? Holidays at a former Mafia hideout

Here's an offer that may not be so hard to refuse: a few nights' stay at the former hideout of a ruthless Mafia boss.

Las Vegas Mafia museums open new mob rivalry

By the time you discover whether you've been tapped for the path to respect and cash handouts, or for a bullet through the brain, it will be too late.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.