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Uber upset raises major concerns about the industry: iLIVE

Let’s be honest. Cabs were (and for some still are) a luxury. That is until Uber entered the scene, flooding the market with cheaper trips and literally 1000s of drivers.

MPs guard their positions by being loyal to party instead of Constitution: iLIVE

Following the Constitutional Court’s recent ruling, it strikes me that there is a fundamental flaw at the heart of our electoral system, which might explain how Parliament came to be in dereliction of its duty in the Zuma/Nkandla affair (and many others).

I'd like to challenge Ziyana Lategan's open letter: Prof Mandla Makhanya - iLIVE

The letter by Ziyana Lategan published in this space on Friday 18 March 2016 (An open letter to Unisa's Mandla Makhanya) cannot go unchallenged.
South Africa v Japan - IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 Pool B

Japan Ambassador says Brave Blossoms show how SA can rise through hard work: iLIVE

Shockwaves reverberated around the world as rugby fans, glued to their television screens, watched in awe as Japan beat South Africa in the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Dear Proteas - you are a disgrace: iLIVE

Now I realise that above might sound like a harsh statement, especially coming from me.

Young African Leadership Initiative asks ANC to recall Zuma for 'betraying SA and party': iLIVE

The reckless replacement of the Finance Minister in the face of economic headwinds is irresponsible, irrational and unpatriotic; Zuma just delivered a worse life for all.

Grace Mugabe's misogynistic miniskirt madness un-African: iLIVE

Southern Africa leads the world when it comes to stories about transformation.

ANCYL needs sub-editors - read their statement on Paris attacks: iLIVE

The Afican (sic) National Congress Youth League  condemns in strong terms the terrorist attacks that took place in Paris, France.

2015 - when students taught academia the language of discontent: iLIVE

The year 2015 will forever be remembered as the year students in institutions of higher learning succeeded in using the academic landscape to address the language of discontent.

Hunters' claims of aiding conservation dubious: iLIVE

The oft asked question is: are trophy hunters protectors of biodiversity or are they heartless killers of defenceless wild animals?

0% and the rise of leaderless movements: iLIVE

In the past few weeks, South Africa has seen unprecedented protests. Students have marched on the Union Buildings, Luthuli House and Parliament consecutive; protests have touched almost every major city in the country.

Dear Mr Noah, saying apartheid seemed like fun at the time is not funny: iLIVE

You are a brilliant comedian and a very talented man. Congratulations on your new appointment.

#FeesMustFall heralds the rise of a new black resistance: iLIVE

When night fell on 23 October 2015 the meaning of resistance took a completely new meaning.

ANAs - Far from perfect, but worth the effort: iLIVE

The recent postponement of the 2015 Annual National Assessments (ANAs) has sparked a heated debate in South African education circles regarding the benefits and feasibility of such large scale assessments.

Managing migration, for the benefit of all: iLIVE

Between the violence against foreign shop-owners in Grahamstown and the scenes of Syrians arriving at Europe’s borders, it is clear that migration continues to be a policy issue that, quite literally, knows no borders.

South Africa needs faith, positive thinking, hard work, enthusiasm and compassion to grow economy and create a better life for all - Christo Wiese: iLIVE

Mr MC, Honoured guests. Ladies and Gentlemen. Recognition by one’s peers is a humbling experience.

China’s role in Africa: iLIVE

There is said to be an ancient Chinese curse that is intended to inflict on its victims a future of turbulence and danger. According to tradition, the curse is embedded in the phrase : “May you live in interesting times”.

Stripper knows - SA celebs 'all about buns, boobs, drugs, sex, wild threesomes': iLIVE

Right now I'm ROTFL (rolling on the floor laughing). Just finished reading about the AKA, Dj Zinhle and Bonang Matheba saga - and Proverb's wife cheating scandal changing into 50 shades of what the #@*.

Why is SAPS treating us like criminals, asks protesting student: iLIVE

South African Police Services what is your role? What is it that you stand for?

Can its new console Switch things up for Nintendo?

Nintendo offered a sneak peek of its new gaming system on Thursday, leaving us both excited and a little underwhelmed.

Facebook apologises for removing cancer video

Facebook has apologised for taking down a breast cancer awareness video because the images were flagged as offensive, saying the move was "an error".

Review: Lenovo's Miix 700 Ideapad - pretty, portable and pricey

Bruce Gorton, the resident gamer of TimesLIVE joined forces with Bianca Nkomo to play with Lenovo's Miix 700 Ideapad, and see if it was worth the price tag.

Did Europe's Mars lander survive? Time will tell: ESA

Europe's second attempt at reaching the Mars surface appeared in peril as initial analysis suggested a lander dubbed "Schiaparelli", a test-run for a future rover, may have plummeted to its demise.

SA’s exit from ICC ‘a clear step towards dictatorship’‚ says Cope

South Africa’s exit from the International Criminal Court (ICC) is a “clear step towards a dictatorship” that will expose children to war crimes in South Africa without recourse to a higher court‚ Congress of the People says.

DA will continue to fight corruption‚ says Maimane

The Democratic Alliance‚ whether in government or opposition‚ will continue to remain vigilant in the fight for accountability‚ transparency and the Rule of Law‚ says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.
The International Criminal Court. Picture: GALLO IMAGES

SAHRC regrets meeting with minister on ICC did not take place

The South African Human Rights Commission says it regrets that a meeting with the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation had not taken place as an opportunity was lost to reiterate South Africa’s commitment to rule of law and human rights in the country’s international relations framework.

SA’s withdrawal from ICC a ‘slap in the face’ for victims‚ African organisations say

SA’s withdrawal from ICC a ‘slap in the face’ for victims‚ African organisations say.

Zuma ‘dangerous for our fragile democracy’‚ says Maimane

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane on Saturday accused President Jacob Zuma of corrupting the State and capturing its institutions that fight corruption for his “own nefarious means” – and warned that the DA would not allow the fight against corruption to be undermined.