Nissan sparks Brexit shockwaves through UK auto sector

The carmaker revealed Sunday that the crossover vehicle would no longer be manufactured at its vast plant in Sunderland

Džeko puts premier league title at City’s fingertips

Manchester City's win over Aston Villa has put the team on the brink of the Premier League title, needing just one point from the final game to win.

Sunderland achieve the impossible to keep league hopes alive

Underdogs Sunderland have won four Premier League matches in a row for the first time since 2000 to keep their English Premier League status intact.

Man United’s Moyes struggles with Ferguson’s dream team

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson may still have much to do after the Red Devils crashed in the League Cup semis to Sunderland.

Di Canio’s Sunderland ease relegation fears with derby win

Sunderland won their first match under new manager Paolo Di Canio, beating Newcastle United 3-0 in a thunderous derby to ease their relegation woes.

Chelsea hit back to upstage Di Canio

Chelsea beat Sunderland 2-1 at Stamford Bridge and denied Paolo Di Canio a sensational start in his first game as a Premier League manager.

Sunderland and Man United to play in honour of Mandela

The soccer match between Sunderland AFC and Manchester United will be designated "Nelson Mandela Day", it has been reported.

Calls for calm ahead of Newcastle and Sunderland clash

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has appealed for cool heads from players and fans during Sunday's potentially explosive local derby at Sunderland.

Manchester City win English Premier League title

In a dramatic final day of the season, Manchester City have won the English Premier League title with a 3-2 win over Queens Park Rangers.

Van Persie double fires Arsenal to victory

Robin van Persie struck twice as Arsenal began to repair the damage from their poor start to the season with a 2-1 victory at home to Sunderland.

Ramsey own goal adds to Arsenal misery

Arsenal's miserable start hit a new low as a freak own goal from Aaron Ramsey put Liverpool on course for a 2-0 win over the 10-man Gunners.

Sunderland set to snap up O’Shea

Manchester United defender John O'Shea is set to join teammate Wes Brown at Premier League rivals Sunderland, press reports have said.


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.