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South Africa CRIME STATS | Fewer rapes and sexual assaults in first quarter of 2022
South Africa CRIME STATS | Alcohol still a huge factor in crime
South Africa Fifth case of monkeypox recorded in SA
South Africa Snow and rain create dangerous driving conditions on N3
Politics Ramaphosa won’t act on Godongwana: Legal process must run its course
South Africa R350 grant means test should be higher, says Institute for ...
South Africa Another union joins plans for national shutdown next week, rallies allies
South Africa Crowds gather as Enyobeni tavern manager set to appear in ...
South Africa We need to heal our societies, says expert on tackling school violence
South Africa Zuma's daughter Thuthukile gets tongues wagging with call ...
South Africa Paroled Thulsie twins served their time: correctional services
South Africa Pietermaritzburg school pupil hopes Dubai contest spells ...
South Africa Cop pays hefty price for small fraud claim
South Africa Kidnapped Cape Town boy found safe after R800k ransom demand
South Africa Five Potchefstroom pupils killed as truck ploughs into school
South Africa WATCH | Whose crown is it? — King Zwelithini’s brothers ...
South Africa RECORDED | Health minister gives update on monkeypox in SA
Politics Godongwana officially informed of sexual assault charge, ...
South Africa WATCH | ‘Bayede is a winner’: Misuzulu throwing shade with boxing video?

Cultural weapon 'gifted by Jacob Zuma' delays trial start ...

The trial of Patriotic Alliance firebrand Bonginkosi Khanyile was delayed on Friday after he entered court with a ...

CRIME STATS | Fewer rapes and sexual assaults in first ...

Between April and June 9,516 rape cases were opened with SAPS — almost 500 less compared with the same period last ...

CRIME STATS | Alcohol still a huge factor in crime

Alcohol is still one of the biggest contributors to crime.

CRIME STATS | More than 1,000 women and children killed in ...

In three months, 1,098 women and children were killed in SA.

17-year jail term for men who killed 92–year-old relative ...

The Eastern Cape High Court, sitting in Sterkspruit, has sentenced four men convicted of killing a 92-year-old woman ...

CRIME STATS | Murder in SA has increased by 11.5%

Murder in SA increased by 11.5% during the first quarter of the 2022/2023 financial year, says police minister Bheki ...

WATCH LIVE | Police minister Bheki Cele presents quarterly ...

The minister of police, Gen Bheki Cele, is presenting the quarterly crime statistics, reflecting crimes reported to the ...

POLL | Do you support Misuzulu’s coronation?

King Misuzulu kaZwelithini's upcoming coronation has sparked debate, with other family members claiming their right to ...

Fifth case of monkeypox recorded in SA

On Friday health minister Joe Phaahla confirmed SA has recorded a fifth case of monkeypox.

Snow and rain create dangerous driving conditions on N3

The N3 Toll Concession has warned motorists about dangerous driving conditions on the N3 between Van Reenen and ...

Ramaphosa won’t act on Godongwana: Legal process must run ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has no intention to move on the sexual harassment allegations levelled against his senior ...

R350 grant means test should be higher, says Institute for ...

The Institute for Economic Justice suggested the means test should be at least R1,335, which is government's measure of ...

Warranty repair or replace, car auction advice and how to ...

If you are buying a vehicle at an auction, first thoroughly inspect the car on the floor - or send an expert to do it ...

Tomato sauce or Coke in your fuel tank? Haibo!

If you were wondering if Coca-Cola is a safe substitute for fuel, the answer is no.

Protect your dependents with a will and testament, free ...

The Law Society of SA’s National Wills Week campaign presents the ideal opportunity to have a basic will drafted.

Old debts don't always need to be paid & beware of ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

How to handle dodgy cellphone contracts, solar deal scams ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Stressed out: South Africans' debt burden exposed in survey

People aged 35 to 44 are the most debt-stressed age category; supporting their children, their parents and their ...

Car deals, protecting your credit identity and resolving ...

Consumer journalist Wendy Knowler’s 'watch-outs of the week'.

How to find reputable solar suppliers, car repayment advice ...

Alternative power is unfamiliar territory for most South Africans, which makes us fair game for rogue suppliers.

Refrigerating food safely during load-shedding, recycling ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Direct marketers spur hundreds of complaints to Information ...

South Africans continue to be bombarded with unsolicited direct marketing messages, and the regulator says its patience ...

Car repairs and insurance, plus event refunds — consumer ...

Protect yourself from bandit behaviour by asking specific questions about a company's quotation process before you hand ...

WENDY KNOWLER | Selling something online? Don’t fall for ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

WHO chief: 'Colour of skin' may be why Tigray crisis not ...

The World Health Organisation's director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has suggested that racism is behind a lack ...

Zanu-PF legislator and others arrested in connection with ...

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested Zanu-PF legislator Justice Mayor Wadyajena.

Ramaphosa reflects on 'successful' Sadc summit in DRC

President Cyril Ramaphosa has described the 42nd summit of the heads of state and government of the Southern African ...

Germany resumes military flights to Mali after spat over ...

The German military resumed flights to Mali on Thursday after Berlin suspended most of its operations in the West ...

Ghana delivers biggest rate hike ever at emergency meeting

Ghana's central bank on Wednesday delivered its biggest rate hike ever, a 300 basis point increase to 22%, at an ...

Nigeria electricity workers suspend strike that caused ...

Workers at the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) have suspended a strike that began on Wednesday and caused a ...

President Mnangagwa on a mission to seduce new voters with ...

As Zimbabwe heads for the 2023 presidential election, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been trying to win support from ...

Thai villagers damned: Court throws out decade-long legal ...

A Thai court on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking to halt purchases of electricity by the country from a hydropower ...

Zimbabwe lifts outdoor mask-wearing restrictions, but only ...

The announcement was received with criticism from Zimbabwean lawyer and opposition politician David Coltart.

Uganda faces load-shedding after major hydropower plant ...

Uganda said on Tuesday a hydropower plant representing some 15% of its electricity generating capacity had been put ...

Period pad prices push girls out of school in Africa

After being shamed over bloodstains on her uniform, Ghanaian student Juliet Opoku misses about a week of school each ...

Kenya's Odinga says presidential election result a ...

Kenyan politician Raila Odinga rejected as a "travesty" the result of the Aug. 9 presidential election he was declared ...

Xi, Putin to attend G20 summit in Indonesia's Bali this ...

Chinese and Russian leaders Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin will attend the G20 summit on the resort island of Bali this ...

Leaders of Ukraine, UN seek to secure Russian-held nuclear ...

The UN chief and the presidents of Turkey and Ukraine have discussed ways to end the war started by Russia and secure ...

US studying 34-year sentence of activist Salma al-Shehab in ...

The United States is studying the case of women's rights activist Salma al-Shehab, who was sentenced to 34 years in ...

Israeli forces raid Palestinian NGOs, UN criticises ...

Israel closed seven Palestinian organisations it accuses of channelling aid to militant groups on Thursday, drawing ...

Mexico calls disappearance of 43 students a 'state crime'

Mexican officials on Thursday called the 2014 disappearance of 43 students a state crime that was covered up by the ...

US to boost monkeypox vaccine supply with 1.8-million extra ...

The US said on Thursday it will boost its supply of monkeypox vaccine by making available an extra 1.8-million doses of ...

Salman Rushdie attack suspect pleads not guilty to ...

The man accused of stabbing novelist Salman Rushdie last week in western New York pleaded not guilty to second-degree ...

Ukraine says fighting 'deadlocked' ahead of visit by UN ...

Ukrainian forces said on Thursday they had beaten back a Russian attack in the southern region of Kherson, while the ...

Death toll from blast at Kabul mosque reaches 21

A blast that tore through a Kabul mosque during evening prayers on Wednesday killed 21 people, Kabul police said on ...

Ready 24 hours a day — Taiwan showcases anti-aircraft mettle

Taiwan's air force showcased its anti-aircraft capabilities on Thursday, saying they were ready for action 24 hours a ...

Taliban kills one of its ex-leaders from minority Hazara ...

Mawlawi Mahdi was shot dead by Taliban forces near the border with Iran, allegedly while attempting to flee the country.

Trump critic Liz Cheney falls in US primary, but Murkowski ...

US Representative Liz Cheney, a fierce Republican critic of Donald Trump who has played a prominent role in the ...

WATCH | Annual World Robot Conference kicks off in Beijing

From an Albert Einstein humanoid to medical service robots, China showcased its advanced robotic technology at the ...

Accusing government of inaction, South Africans are making ...

A growing number of South Africans say they are using mobile apps to deal with government shortcomings, from finding ...

Pivotal evolutionary change helped pave the way for human ...

Scientists have identified evolutionary modifications in the voice box distinguishing people from other primates that ...

Musk seeks to question Twitter employees who count bots - ...

Elon Musk's legal team is demanding that Twitter Inc turn over the names of employees responsible for calculating what ...

Disney tops Netflix on streaming subscribers, sets higher ...

Walt Disney Co edged past Netflix Inc with a total of 221 million streaming customers and announced it will increase ...

Musk challenges Twitter CEO to public debate on bots

Elon Musk on Saturday challenged Twitter Inc CEO Parag Agrawal to a public debate about the percentage of bots on the ...

Parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef show highest coral ...

Two-thirds of Australia's Great Barrier Reef showed the largest amount of coral cover in 36 years, but the reef remains ...

WATCH | Scientists make jet fuel from sun, water and CO2

Jet fuel made from solar technology can help the aviation industry become carbon neutral, scientists say.

Gluttonous cosmic 'black widow' is heaviest-known neutron ...

Astronomers have observed the most massive known example of an object called a neutron star, one classified as a "black ...

Debris from a Chinese space rocket is crashing towards earth

Debris from a Chinese rocket is set to crash to Earth some time over the next few days, with the potential for wreckage ...

WATCH | Robot breaks child's finger in chess match

Parents and participants at a Moscow chess tournament were left shocked when a robot grabbed a seven-year-old boy's ...

Facebook changes users’ feeds to look more like TikTok

A new tab, called “Feeds”, will exclusively show posts from friends, family, pages and groups that a person has chosen ...

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