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Kings of Leon set Jo’burg on fire

Tens of thousands of fans were wowed by American rock band Kings of Leon with their first concert in Jo'burg.

Malema hearing continues at month-end

ANCYL president Julius Malema's disciplinary hearing has been reconvened to October 26, where final witnesses are expected to testify.

Mbalula urges Boks to ‘moer’ opponents

Fans in green and gold lined the streets of Sandton to bid farewell to the Springboks as they depart for New Zealand ahead of the Rugby World Cup.

Big freeze puts hope for an early spring on ice

Another cold front accompanied by heavy snowfalls, sleet and hail has swept across the country, dashing hopes of an early spring.

Eric Miyeni changes tune on Ferial Haffajee

<i>City Press</i> editor Ferial Haffajee has integrity, columnist Eric Miyeni has said, days after calling her a "black snake in the grass".

SA govt vows to find Hammerl’s body

The government will do everything in its power to repatriate the body of South African photojournalist Anton Hammerl.

Task team set up to tackle homophobic attacks

A national task team is to tackle hate crimes against lesbians and gays, the justice ministry said on Wednesday.

Zuma: Don’t throw away your vote

President Jacob Zuma urged thousands of ANC supporters in Soweto not to "throw away their vote" during the May 18 local government elections.

Malema: Hate speech trial is ‘cheap politicking’

ANCYL president Julius Malema said on Wednesday that AfriForum brought a hate speech case against him only because it wanted the "limelight".

I am no racist, says Malema

ANCYL president Julius Malema denied being a racist when he took the stand on a hate speech charge at the Equality Court in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

Struggle song intended to inspire, court hears

The intention of a struggle song containing the lyrics "shoot the boer" was to inspire and mobilise people, the ANC's Gwede Mantashe told a court.

Witness too afraid to testify, Malema case hears

A witness in the hate speech case against ANCYL president Julius Malema "was too afraid to testify", the Equality Court heard on Friday.


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"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Press Releases

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

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.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs