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State Capture Inquiry

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'State capture could have resulted in dictatorship': Frank ...

ANC veteran Frank Chikane believes that if the state capture trajectory had continued, it would have birthed a ...

State capture: Frank Chikane backs up Themba Maseko's sorry ...

ANC veteran Frank Chikane has corroborated parts of former government communications boss Themba Maseko's testimony ...

WATCH LIVE | State capture: Reverend Frank Chikane takes ...

Reverend Frank Chikane, the former Director-General in the Presidency during president Thabo Mbeki's tenure, gives ...

WATCH | How global banks helped state capture, according to ...

Lord Peter Hain testified at the Zondo commission on Monday.

How to avoid Gupta-like money laundering schemes, according ...

South Africa should adopt from the UK's laws against money-laundering to prevent state capture and illegal money ...

Global banks were 'complicit' in aiding state capture: ...

International banks were "complicit" in aiding the state capture project by the Gupta family.

WATCH LIVE | Peter Hain testifies at the state capture ...

British lawmaker Peter Hain is on the hot seat at the state capture inquiry in Parktown, Johannesburg on Monday.

Peter Hain to tell Zondo commission how global banks ...

British lawmaker Peter Hain will tell the state capture inquiry on Monday that corruption under former president Jacob ...

Slush fund 'not messed up from my side', says former Crime ...

Former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli on Thursday denied allegations that he was involved in the looting of ...

WATCH LIVE| Mzwanele Manyi continues testifying at state ...

Mzwanele Manyi is expected to continue his testimony before the state capture commission on Thursday

'I feel like I'm here for an ambush,' Manyi tells state ...

Former government communications boss Mzwanele Manyi claimed on Wednesday that the state capture inquiry was attempting ...

Former DG Themba Maseko tells state capture inquiry why he ...

Former department of public service and administration (DPSA) director-general Themba Maseko told the state capture ...

Gauteng 'tornadoes' were probably just dust and hot air: SA ...

The South African Weather Service (Saws) on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of tornadoes hitting parts of Gauteng ...

Man found dead in Suncoast Towers bedroom on Durban ...

A 49-year-old Durban man, whose identity is known to TimesLIVE, was found dead in a  hotel room of Suncoast Towers, ...

Auditor-general bemoans national and provincial audit ...

The auditor-general attributes the regression in the 2018/2019 fiscal year to lapses in governance and failures in ...

Woman tourist stable after nearly drowning on KZN north ...

The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) responded to a "person in difficulty" near Cape Vidal, in northern ...

We just wanted him to have a dignified funeral, says KZN ...

After waiting for more than 48 hours for a funeral policy payout, a desperate Thandaza Mtshali did the only thing she ...

What's your drug of choice? World's biggest drug-use survey ...

South Africans are invited to take part in the internationally respected Global Drug Survey (GDS), which looks at ...

If you bought your PowerBall ticket in Boksburg, you may be ...

There is a winner for the latest PowerBall jackpot - but that person has not yet come forward.

Bank of Lisbon building where three firefighters died to be ...

The Bank of Lisbon building in downtown Johannesburg - where three fire fighters died last year after a fire - was ...

Pupil stabs grade 8 girl to death at school in Northern Cape

A girl in grade 8 was stabbed to death at her school in Upington, in the Northern Cape, on Wednesday.

Two dozen poachers arrested after cat-and-mouse chase on ...

Robben Island was the scene of a game of cat-and-mouse on Tuesday between law enforcement authorities and alleged ...

PODCAST | Race muddies the discussion around competence in ...

In today’s Sunday Times Politics Weekly, the politics team discusses the appointments of new Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter ...

Comair denies receiving strike notice which Numsa says it ...

While the National Union of Metalworkers of SA on Wednesday announced that it had issued Comair with a strike notice, ...

How 10 cans of shaving cream got Takealot ready for Black ...

Takealot CEO Kim Reid bought 10 cans of shaving cream to check if the online retailer’s many months of technology and ...

FREE TO READ | Be careful: when you buy online you’re on ...

Does an advert that pops up on one’s Instagram profile constitute direct marketing?

How to hit the jackpot on Black Friday without ending up in ...

Consumer credit agency TransUnion has warned shoppers against excessive spending on Black Friday

Phone stolen? Call the bank quickly — your accounts can be ...

The “Find my iPhone” app may seem like a great way to track your device if it’s lost or stolen, but ironically, it ...

How to get your TV set from the shop to home unscathed - or ...

A lot can go wrong with a TV set from the time the salesman demonstrates that it’s working just fine, to the time you ...

Flying with sports gear? Soon it's going to cost you more ...

If you’re planning to fly to a holiday destination or to compete with your bicycle, golf clubs or sailing equipment, ...

How can SIM-swap fraud still be happening?

My inbox is not for the fainthearted at the best of times.

Cannabis laboratories and dagga dealers are being targeted ...

Sell a cannabis product without a licence and you’ll be arrested, SAPS has warned

Schools' blanket 'no refund' policy is illegal

Is it legal for private schools to force prospective parents to pay a hefty deposit or fee to enrol their child, and ...

Here's who came out tops in SA's first loyalty programme ...

Clicks ClubCard, eBucks, Kauai — these are the country’s best loyalty programmes in their categories, according to the ...

Now fraudsters are targeting electronic gift cards

Fraudsters have been shopping at Woolworths using money gifted to others via the retailer’s gift card system.

Tile retailer carpeted over recession depression ...

Don’t use the R-word, especially when you’re just trying to sell something.

Zimbabwe opposition vows to fight on despite violent police ...

The MDC Alliance has vowed that the army and police were not “big enough” to stop it from championing the will of the ...

Jihadists disrupt Burkina Faso's gold output while making ...

Jihadist attacks on gold miners in Burkina Faso could seriously set back the rising production of a mineral that is a ...

Gunmen ambush Burundian soldiers: defence ministry

Burundian soldiers were attacked in a night jungle ambush near the border with Rwanda, Burundi's defence ministry said, ...

Zimbabwean transgender woman wins compensation for illegal ...

A court in Zimbabwe awarded a transgender activist 400,000 Zimbabwe dollars (R15,600) in compensation after she was ...

Zim 'losing resources through corrupt activities', says ...

Corruption and the slow pace of dealing with it is among the biggest problems facing Zimbabwe.

Bulawayo hopes 'big flush' will unblock sewers after water ...

Anyone visiting Bulawayo from next week will be surprised to hear a chorus of toilet flushes for 30 minutes every ...

Zimbabwe to transfer thousands of animals to save them from ...

Zimbabwe’s wildlife agency said Monday it would move hundreds of elephants and other animals in a dramatic bid to save ...

WATCH | 'Farm attacker' hid in huge bird's nest to evade ...

Namibian police made a bizarre discovery when they tracked down an alleged farm attacker hiding in a bird’s nest.

Gift of the Givers jumps in to help Somali flood victims

Gift of the Givers has come to the aid of Somalia flood victims.

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord gets harshest ever ICC ...

The International Criminal Court sentenced Congolese rebel chief Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda to 30 years in jail for ...

Mozambique to appeal South African ruling to set aside ...

Mozambique's government plans to appeal a South African court's decision to revoke the planned extradition of former ...

Police and army set to get lion's share of Zimbabwe's budget

Zimbabwe's army and police are poised to get the biggest chunks of the 2020 national budget.

Trump emissary Sondland takes hot seat in impeachment ...

A key actor in President Donald Trump's alleged effort to pressure Ukraine for dirt on his political rivals will be in ...

Planned fossil fuel output swamps Paris climate goals

Oil, gas and coal output already planned or in the pipeline will overwhelm efforts to cap global warming at levels ...

More countries affected by terrorism even as deaths fall

The number of global deaths from terrorism fell 15.2 percent in 2018, even as the number of countries affected by ...

Bar offers free drinks to women based on their weight

A bar in Dubai is causing a buzz by offering free drinks to women based on how much they weigh

2,887 days: Abe becomes Japan's longest-serving premier

Shinzo Abe entered the history books as Japan's longest-serving premier on Wednesday, but many of his ambitious goals, ...

'Revenge porn,' leaked selfies: sextortion spreads in Iraq

The threat came by anonymous Instagram message one late Iraqi evening, making Hala's blood run cold: "I've got all your ...

Desperate Hong Kong protesters explore sewers in campus ...

Arms covered in clingfilm and torches in hand as they drop into the sewers, clusters of pro-democracy protesters still ...

Taliban frees US and Australian hostages in prisoner swap

The Taliban released two Western hostages in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, handing them over to US forces more than ...

Trump says will 'strongly consider' testifying in ...

President Donald Trump on Monday said he is "strongly" considering answering a challenge from opposition Democrats to ...

Surprise! Model had no idea she was pregnant until 10 ...

Australian model, Erin Langmaid had no idea she was pregnant until she went into labour.

Rogue elephant dies in captivity after killing villagers

A rogue elephant named after the late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has died in captivity after he was captured ...

Internet restricted in protest-hit Iran: report

Authorities have restricted internet access in Iran, the semi-official ISNA news agency said on Sunday, after nearly ...

Watch out for snakes, expert warns as heavy rain brings ...

Durban’s heavy rainfall is likely to bring to the surface certain potentially dangerous snakes, as well as less harmful ...

Breeding like bunnies? Not this bunny!

When you’re a promiscuous bunny who has lots of babies, it’s not hard for humans to capture images of your bountiful ...

The voyage home: Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe to head for Earth

Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe will leave its orbit around a distant asteroid and head for Earth on Wednesday after an ...

Google brings free Wi-Fi to 100 locations across the Cape ...

Free Wi-Fi was introduced in more than 100 locations on the Cape Flats on Thursday

Prehistoric ape from Germany was a pioneer of two-legged ...

Fossils unearthed in southern Germany of a remarkable ape that lived about 11.6 million years ago may dramatically ...

Still using an iPhone 5? Update your software before Sunday ...

iPhone users are frequently made to update their software, and staunch fans of the device who are still using their ...

By the sun and the wind: Wits and Lund universities make ...

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Humanity's homeland found in ancient Botswana

Modern humans emerged 200,000 years ago in a region of northern Botswana, scientists claimed on Monday, in what ...

Chill your Netflix habit, climate experts say

Now on-demand video content providers offer countless binge-worthy options at the touch of a finger.

Instagram bans filters that mimic plastic surgery procedures

In the age of social media, manipulating your selfie with the help of online filters has never been easier — be it ...

WATCH | Rats trained to 'drive' tiny cars in pursuit of ...

The research could open up new avenues of treatment for people suffering from mental health conditions

WATCH | Cool or creepy? Phone cover looks like human skin ...

A research team in Paris has developed a phone case made from a material that looks suspiciously like human skin and ...

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