Banking Ombud Clive Pillay isn’t in the habit of “issuing out funds” directly to consumers, and his office certainly doesn’t send SMSes about rulings.
Between the heaviest planets and the lightest stars there exists a class of celestial bodies known as brown dwarfs – and‚ according to new research, these bodies may be capable of holding life.
Summer is upon us and so will be unwelcome flies‚ cockroaches‚ mice and rats which enjoy perfect breeding conditions in warm weather – unless you manage your household waste carefully.
Japan's lower house of parliament on Tuesday passed a long-awaited bill to legalise casinos, a big step towards opening up a market that analysts say could be worth some $30 billion a year.
Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn appointed top army brass to his powerful advisory body on Tuesday, including three generals linked to the ruling junta.
Around 21,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks to escape violence in neighbouring Myanmar, an official of the International Organisation for Migration said Tuesday.
A police constable was arrested after shooting and killing his wife‚ and the man he suspected of having an affair with her.
Norma Gigaba has opened up about the heartbreak she felt as she comforted the widow of late gospel icon Sfiso Ncwane.
It's official, South Africa is home to the globe's Leading Boutique Hotel, Eco-Lodge and more.
Police are investigating a suspected bomb explosion in the Cape Flats that injured six youths between the ages of 15 and 20.
SA’s economy grew at a slower pace than expected in the third quarter — by a seasonally adjusted and annualised 0.2% — after a 3.3% acceleration in the second quarter.
Former US astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, expects to be discharged from a New Zealand hospital soon, thanks to the Starman's namesake David Bowie.
Manchester United will begin their FA Cup defence at home to a Reading side managed by their former defender Jaap Stam, while their local rivals Manchester City visit West Ham United in the third round after the draw was made on Monday.
Johannesburg-bound traffic was delayed on Tuesday morning following the collision of two trucks on the busy N12 outside Fochville.
An investigation is under way into a violent bullying incident at a Stellenbosch high school in which a school girl was beaten by a classmate and footage of the attack shared on social media.
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba will seek a meeting with Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba over remarks attributed to him labelling foreign nationals as criminals.
The latest release of Radio Audience Measurement (RAM) listenership figures by the Broadcast Research Council (BRC) unveiled some significant changes in audience research. Apart from a change of the research company and a change in survey sample size, new data suggests that there are fewer people listening to SABC radio stations compared to previous years.
Economic Freedom Fighters Leader Julius Malema’s rants about white people signify the party’s desperate attempt to remain relevant after failing to win one municipality when their party was put to the vote‚ political analysts said on Friday.
Lawyers for suspended national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega say that she will only respond to the Claassen Board of Inquiry findings into her fitness to hold office after receiving the report from the board.
Not surprisingly, there's a running theme when it comes to the most popular celebrity vacation snaps of 2016: All are in hot, sun-soaked destinations, and most show celebrities flaunting their taut, toned, bikini-clad bodies.
Government-issued condoms have come a long way. We celebrate their evolution on World Aids Day.
President Jacob Zuma has survived an attempt to remove him from office after a dramatic three-day ANC national executive committee meeting.
A woman who ploughed her way through R1‚300 worth of meals and margaritas with a male companion at a Cape Town restaurant and left without paying the bill‚ has been shamed on social media into settling the debt.
As the African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee (NEC) meeting extended into a third day on Monday‚ the names of those who want President Jacob Zuma to step down and those who oppose the call emerged.