The Western Cape High Court’s decision to set aside the two determinations issued by former minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson that lay the basis for the government’s nuclear procurement .programme have been hailed as a victory for civil society.
Lay-by signs are popping up in the windows and at the pay points of many a chain store as struggling retailers embrace the interest-free payment model in a bid to entice consumers with maxed-out credit cards and tainted credit records.
Cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro, also known as Zapiro, was allegedly on the hit list of terror-accused twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie, whose reading included articles such as "Make a Bomb in the Kitchen of Your Mom".
The "great people are coming". Paediatrician and medical research scientist Dr Glenda Gray's late father would have nodded knowingly at this phrase after Gray was chosen as one of Time magazine's top 100 most influential people in the world.
Fossils accidentally found in South Africa are probably the oldest fungi ever found by a margin of 1.2billion years, rewriting the evolutionary story of these organisms that are neither flora nor fauna, according to researchers.
The new Minister of Sport and Recreation‚ Thulas Nxesi‚ has revealed that his department has committed to funding for the establishment of a R4.6 billion National Training and Olympic Preparatory Centre (NTC) to be based in Bloemfontein.
The rand broke through the critical R13-to-the-dollar level yesterday thanks to a softer greenback and stronger global equities markets following a market-friendly result in the first round of the French presidential elections.