Silvio Berlusconi

Reject the grotesque logic of oppression

We need to place feminist commitments at the centre of any truly progressive political project

Italy begins search for new government under cloud of uncertainty

A month after Italy's general election delivered a political stalemate, the country will try and put together a new government

Italy votes in uncertain election stalked by populism

Tensions between far-right and anti-fascist activists have marred a gloomy campaign dominated by fears about immigration and economic malaise.

AC Milan owner Li dismisses bankrupt reports as ‘fake news’

Chinese businessman Li responded to reports that he has been ordered to auction off his assets to repay unpaid loans to two banks.

‘Feminist’ Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims

As an actress since she was 17, Deneuve admitted that during her career she had been "a witness to indelicate situations" between men and women.

SA’s crisis needs a democratic resolution

A return to elitism will not enable the development of a viable society or secure a democratic future

Berlusconi gets seven years for paying for sex with minor

A Milan court has sentenced Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi to seven years in prison for paying for sex with a minor.

Italy elections results expected to be the most fragmented in decades

Polls in Italy opened for the second day of voting in one of the most closely watched and unpredictable elections in years.

Milan court denies Berlusconi trial postponement

A Milan court has rejected a bid by former premier Silvio Berlusconi to halt his sex-for-hire trial because of Italy's general election campaign.

Berlusconi still bankrolling bunga bunga girls

A number of showgirls who allegedly took part in "bunga bunga" sex parties have said Silvio Berlusconi is giving them around 2500 euros a month.

Berlusconi ‘declares war’ against Italian government

Berlusconi's warning that his party could withdraw its support for the government has been seen as a declaration of war against the Prime Minister.

Berlusconi: No sex games at my parties

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has denied there had ever been sex games at parties in his villa.


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

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

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.