Sarah Palin

Pretence in the time of ANC politics

<b>Verashni Pillay</b> wishes the ANC would let its wannabe leaders be as open as the US Republicans.

Sarah Palin says celebrity critics are ‘full of hate’

Stephen Bannon's portrayal of Sarah Palin opens with footage in which various well-known figures offer scathing, often expletive-ridden verdicts.

Republicans round on Obama in TV debate

Republican presidential candidates led by frontrunner Mitt Romney used their first big televised debate to lash out at President Barack Obama.

Sarah Palin emails: What they tell us

How will the digital haul affect the former Alaska governor's chances of running for the presidency next year?

Palin emails offer inside glimpse, no revelations

More than 24 000 pages of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's emails show her getting to grips with mundane state issues.

Palin snub by Thatcher aides infuriates US rightwing

A firestorm on the United States right erupts after reports that Sarah Palin will be denied a meeting with Margaret Thatcher.

Former Sarah Palin aide pens scathing book

A former member of Sarah Palin's inner circle has written a scathing tell-all, saying she was ready to quit as governor months before she resigned.

Survey: US voters sour on Palin, Trump presidency

United States voters are showing little enthusiasm for any of the Republican presidential candidates -- especially Sarah Palin and Donald Trump.

Palin returns with feisty, anti-establishment speech

Conservative Sarah Palin returned to the U.S. political arena on Saturday after several months absence with a feisty speech.

Palin uses visit to fuel rumours of White House ambitions

US politician refuses to rule out standing in 2012 presidential race during trip to India aimed at boosting foreign policy credentials.

Palin’s parents ‘sleep with guns’ due to threats

Chuck and Sally Heath, the parents of US conservative champion Sarah Palin, "sleep with guns" after receiving death threats.

Will Palin’s unconventional style bring success?

Do the old tenets of White House campaigns apply to someone who has broken virtually every rule in modern-day American politicking?


South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

Press Releases

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

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.