Echoes of Apartheid: tales of death, cover-up in Cato Manor police squad

This investigation, screened as a documentary on Al Jazeera called ‘Echoes of Apartheid’, shows how practices everybody thought had been eradicated have survived deep into SA’s democracy.

eNCA happy to air Marikana doccie but not happy to pay

eNCA and says filmmaker Rehad Desai can drop the Sabido-run TV news channel “a free copy” of his International Emmy winning documentary Miners Shot Down and eNCA will show it – but won’t pay.

Panday was a guest at his wedding, but Edward Zuma denies ties

President Jacob Zum's son, Edward, has distanced himself from controversial Durban businessman Thoshan Panday.

Two men narrowly escape death in Alberton helicopter crash

Two men narrowly escaped death on Wednesday morning when their helicopter crashed in a field off Kliprivier Road in Alberton‚ south-east of Johannesburg.

ANC slammed for congratulating Marikana doccie's Emmy win

The ruling party took to social media to heap praises on Rehad Desai's 'Miners Shot Down' for winning an international Emmy but was slammed for failing to sympathise with the deceased miners and their families when the fatal shooting happened three years ago.

Big and filled with cold paranoia - the house mob boss Krejcir called home

The high security at Radovan Krejcir's Bedfordview home which is due to go on auction this weekend, painted the picture of a very paranoid man.
 Teacher Candice dos Passos, a stressed working mom, at home with her children Julian, 5, and Emily, 3 Picture: JACKIE CLAUSEN

SA working moms seek comfort in food, drugs and alcohol

Working mothers unable to cope with the demands of home and work are turning to the bottle, comfort food and drugs.

Report reveals how controversial KZN businessman Thoshan Panday 'bought' the cops

A secret draft report compiled by a leading forensic auditor has cast new insight into how controversial businessman Thoshan Panday allegedly bought off KwaZulu-Natal's top police brass and netted millions for his string of companies. 

Khanyi Mbau reveals her latest cosmetic procedures, says 'my nose is my own'

Since being unveiled as the cover star of True Love's December issue, Khanyi Mbau has had to fend off criticism about her looks - she opens up about exactly what plastic surgery she has had done.

Former Orlando Pirates star arrested for stolen vehicle

A former Orlando Pirates dribbling wizard, Steve Lekoelea, was arrested after he was found driving a suspected stolen car in Orange Farm, south of Johannesburg, last week Tuesday.

If Guptas want ANN7 to be progressive media, they can pay their workers correctly: Cosatu

Cosatu has named the Gupta-owned broadcaster ANN7 as the worst employer in the country.
Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with South African President Jacob Zuma at the Great Hall Of the People in Beijing

China set to pledge more aid to Africa ahead of Xi's trip to SA

China is set to announce new aid to African nations when President Xi Jinping visits South Africa and Zimbabwe next month, a senior Chinese official said on Wednesday.

AfriForum slams government handling of farm murders at UN

The government came under attack on Wednesday at a United Nations forum on minority issues in Geneva‚ Switzerland‚ by the rights group AfriForum.

Parliament back to business behind a 'ring of steel'

Parliamentary business went ahead on Wednesday under a heavy police presence.

Police fire rubber bullets at Pikitup protest, seven wounded

Paramedics treated seven Pikitup workers after police opened fire on them with rubber bullets on Wednesday afternoon.

'Do not protect the perpetrators' Zuma calls for tough sentences for woman, child abusers

President Jacob Zuma has appealed to the courts to hand down harsh sentences to men who abuse women and children.

DJ Donald Sebolai's sentencing delayed to next year

Sentencing proceedings in the murder trial of former JoziFM DJ Donald Sebolai have been postponed to next year.

Northcliff girl bites would-be kidnapper, escapes

A nine-year-old girl child escaped an alleged kidnapper by the skin of her teeth - she bit him.

I nearly ran straight into a lion, KZN jogger claims

A KwaZulu-Natal man, taking his usual morning jog at the weekend, froze in fear when he sighted what he says was a lion.

Men who shot, injured Cape Town cop left gun at scene

A police officer is in hospital after being shot on Wednesday by two armed men in Bishop Lavis‚ Cape Town.

Phokeng cop arrested for allegedly helping rhino syndicate

A policeman accused of colluding with syndicates involved in rhino poaching was arrested on a charge of corruption on Wednesday.