The eight people who were killed in a horror minibus taxi crash near Mokopane in Limpopo on Sunday evening were all understood to be students from the University of the Witwatersrand‚ according to the province’s transport department.
Egyptian police on Sunday raided the press syndicate in Cairo and arrested two journalists critical of the government, a syndicate official and reporters said in what the syndicate called an unprecedented crackdown.
The establishment of a trust by the ANC to pay back the money used to upgrade President Jacob Zuma’s private residence at Nkandla is disgraceful and is essentially an attempt to make the people of South Africa pay for Nkandla a second time‚ after already having done so...
Many South African businesses are effectively giving the Consumer Goods & Services Ombud (CGSO) the middle finger‚ by failing to register with his office‚ while some refuse to cooperate when the office investigates a complaint against them‚ or comply with its rulings.
British luxury sportscar maker Aston Martin has taken the wraps off the Vantage GT8, a limited-edition £165,000 ($234,000) version of its standard Vantage that the company claims is as close to a road-going racing car as the law allows.
A truck is stuck on a road crack after a powerful earthquake in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan March 11, 2011. A massive 8.9 magnitude quake hit northeast Japan on Friday, causing many injuries, fires and a ten-metre (33-ft) tsunami along parts of the country's coastline. There were several strong aftershocks and a warning of a 10-metre tsunami following the quake, which also caused buildings to shake violently in the capital Tokyo. A tsunami warning has been issued for the entire Pacific basin except for the mainland United States and Canada following a huge earthquake that hit Japan on Friday, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. REUTERS/KYODO (JAPAN - - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. JAPAN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN JAPAN. YES Image by: KYODO