Nicolas Anelka

The root of Nicolas Anelka’s anti-Semitic salute

The millions earned by the West Brom football player have not been enough to immunise him from hate.

Chinese club searching for more high-profile players

After signing Nicolas Anelka and rumours Shanghai Shenhua would target Didier Drogba next, the Chinese club confirmed it was looking for more players.

Anelka’s Shanghai Shenhua contract draws mixed reaction

Chelsea star Nicolas Anelka is to join Shanghai Shenhua on a two-year contract in a huge boost for China's scandal-hit Super League.

Chelsea keeps Villas-Boas waiting for first win

Chelsea's bid to give Andre Villas-Boas a winning start in his first Premier League match was scuppered by some excellent goalkeeping by Stoke City.

Torres riddle dogs Chelsea ahead of United trip

Carlo Ancelotti must solve the riddle of misfit Fernando Torres as his Chelsea side face Manchester United in a second leg quarterfinal on Tuesday.

Wasteful Chelsea move into quarterfinals

Chelsea booked their place in the Champions League quarterfinals despite wasting chances in Wednesday's 0-0 draw against Copenhagen.

Anelka and Henry stand firm on World Cup bonuses

Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry are the only players from the France squad that have yet to agree to relinquish their World Cup bonuses.

Anelka banned for 18 games after World Cup row

Striker Nicolas Anelka has been banned for 18 games by the French team after a players' Soccer World Cup revolt.

Anelka: ‘Domenech should be ashamed’

Nicolas Anelka said former France coach Raymond Domenech made him feel disgusted by forcing him to play out of position during the World Cup.

Anelka: My teammates backed me

Nicolas Anelka on Thursday said that all his teammates decided to go on strike at the World Cup after he was sent home for verbally abusing his coach.

Brazil go through while France revolt

Brazil reached the Soccer World Cup's last 16 with a 3-1 win over Côte d'Ivoire on Sunday which was soured by a controversial red card for Kaka.

Anelka puts Chelsea in control of title race

Chelsea seized control of the Premier League title race as Nicolas Anelka's goal clinched a 1-0 win over Bolton on Tuesday.


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