SA could be barred from taking part in Rugby World Cup

SA, one of the favourites for the Rugby World Cup, will be prevented from taking part in the tournament if a court action this week succeeds.

Black rugby ‘starts with parents’

With the Springboks' racial make-up again under scrutiny, agents say mentorship and support, in school and beyond, are key to true transformation.

Lessons for business, the state, labour

The struggle has not ended and it'll take all three actors to finally achieve freedom - from poverty.

Rhodes has fallen, now we must rise

Desiring change isn't enough: this is how we want political thinking at university to be transformed.

Born-frees hold key to media transformation

Neither the market nor the ruling party can be entrusted with the task – so leave it to the youth.

Letters to the editor: March 13 to 19 2015

Readers speak out on nuclear safety, transformation and a visit to Parliament.

Blacks gave whites the gift of freedom

South Africans need to work with each other to resolve our collective guilt and innocence.

Multimillion rand grant scheme for black universities

South Africa's historically black universities will get government help to finally make their "backlog of underdevelopment" disappear.

Tough choices for conveners ahead of Sri Lanka tour

Cricket South Africa transformation manager Jordaan and high-performance coach Barnes will both sit on the selection debate but will not have a vote.

Times Media racially biased, says transformation group

The Movement for Transformation in Media has called for an investigation into transformation at the Times Media Group, saying it is racially biased.

University transformation will take 43 years, says study

A new UKZN study says it will take up to 43 years to fully transform staff profiles at South African universities to represent national demographics.

EFF calls out Haffajee on City Press conflict

The Economic Freedom Fighters has called City Press editor Ferial Haffajee's "suspension" of eight black journalists "unethical".


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mcgawu District, and started early commercial...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

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