Womens Day

Modern day superwomen: Students who are mothers too

Some women play the role of both student and mother, balancing family and household responsibilities

Women’s bodies are the battleground for civil liberties

Female activists face persecution largely because their existence is an affront to the patriarchal nature of societies.

Get it right, newsdesks, the ANC aunties are not exactly fighting for women’s rights

We should be overjoyed that the focus is on women, but the way the media deals with this is generally underwhelming.

Local elections 2016 show that South Africa’s women continue to play second fiddle

Our past tells us that women mobilise in ways that produce significant political results. But the present shows how easily these gains can evaporate.

​Jacob Zuma and his sexism – as laid out in the president’s own words

Turns out that the country has not forgotten the president's stance on women and their rights.

Editorial: Please put our women first

What South Africa needs is an approach that places violence against women at the heart of social policy.

South African women: Young heroine with courage forged in fire

Twenty-two-year-old Mitta Lebaka has dedicated her life to helping child burn survivors like herself.

Verashni Pillay: Strike a woman, you strike a hollow memory

We've failed South Africa's women, and the bluster of Women's Month won't change that, writes a disgusted Verashni Pillay.

Part pitied, part scorned

Being a woman with a black eye is excruciating. Suddenly, people who were chatty at work start avoiding eye contact.

When are you too old?

Colleen Lowe Morna and Sikhonzile Ndlovu examine how the media undermine the value of older women in our society.

When did the ‘rock’ become weak?

In observing Women's Month, Women's Day and the 16 days of activism, we have lost the real political and liberating philosophy of days past.

Latest

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

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

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

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