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Social justice groups call for halt on evictions during the Covid-19 pandemic

Twenty-seven organisations have penned a letter to the presidency calling for evictions to be banned in an effort to protect vulnerable groups

Unruly native till the end

The jazz maestro was an activist first and foremost, and created his own unique instruments and style

Capone solution for graft?

Even one-year sentences will effectively disqualify state capturers from the realm of politics

​Walking among unicorns

Facts about San Francisco are hidden; they are gleaned from trying to make sense of being there

San Francisco plane crash: Pilot was on first training flight

The pilot who oversaw the landing by a colleague of the jet that crashed in San Francisco was on his first flight as a trainer, says the airline.

Two killed in San Francisco crash identified as students

Chinese state media have identified the two people who died in a plane crash at San Francisco International Airport.

Two killed as South Korean Boeing crashes, burns in San Francisco

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 with 307 people on board crashed and burst into flames as it landed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday.

Keeping stranger tides at bay

Echoes of 1960s counterculture live on, as Rowan Philp discovers during a mind-altering boating lesson in San Francisco.

Gas explosion engulfs homes in San Francisco suburb

A gas pipeline explosion ripped through a neighbourhood in a San Francisco suburb on Thursday, starting fires that burned more than 50 buildings.

California to be electric car capital

Officials in California have unveiled plans to turn the San Francisco Bay area into one of the world's leading centres for electric vehicles.

Apple unveils new iPhone with faster web, GPS

Apple has unveiled a new version of its popular iPhone built for high-speed wireless networks with faster internet access and more features.

CEO: Microsoft can do it without Yahoo!

Microsoft can build a competitive online advertising business without Yahoo! but it "could just take more time", CEO Steve Ballmer told the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> in an interview published on Friday. The comment came as analysts and industry watchers awaited an imminent announcement on Microsoft's next move in its unresolved quest to acquire Yahoo!


Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

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