Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Settings | Sign in

Top Stories

See realtime coverage

PICS: Police van, bus torched in Braamfontein

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Johannesburg - A police van and a bus was set alight by protesters who blocked roads using rocks and concrete rubbish bins in Braamfontein, on Tuesday afternoon.
See realtime coverage

Certain students 'targeted for arrest' at UCT protest

Times LIVE - ‎8 hours ago‎
Protesters are arrested by public order police after a clash with campus security at the University of Cape Town earlier this month.

Tears from owner as tracker shows hired car heading for Jayde murder scene

Malaysia Sun (press release) - ‎Oct 24, 2016‎
Port Elizabeth - The co-owner of a car rental company in Port Elizabeth started crying when she realised one of her vehicles may have been used in the murder of Jayde Panayiotou, the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth heard on Monday.
See realtime coverage

Kiwi believed to be among four dead after crash on Thunder Ride at Dreamworld, Australia

The Southland Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Queensland Emergency service personnel are seen at amusement theme park Dreamworld on the Gold Coast. TONY MOORE. New Zealand holiday-makers Kaylah Walker, 25, and her mother Lisa told how the Thunder River Rapids ride at Dreamworld was ...
See realtime coverage

UN receives reports of massacres by Islamic State fighters in Mosul

Mail & Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Islamic State fighters have reportedly massacred scores of people around its Iraq stronghold of Mosul in the past week, United Nations human rights spokesperson Rupert Colville said on Tuesday, citing preliminary information from sources in the area.
See realtime coverage

Survivors describe chaotic attack at Pakistani police academy that killed 61, injured 123 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Survivors of an overnight attack that killed 61 people at a Pakistani police academy described chaotic scenes of gunfire and explosions, with militants shooting anyone they saw and cadets running for their lives and jumping from windows and rooftops.
See realtime coverage

Al-Shabaab kills 12 in Kenyan hotel

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nairobi - Militants from the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab opened fire inside a hotel in north-eastern Kenya after bombing the building to gain access, killing at least 12 people.
See realtime coverage

Nigeria's Buhari asks parliament to approve $30 bln of borrowing

Daily Mail - ‎47 minutes ago‎
ABUJA, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has asked parliament to approve $30 billion of foreign borrowing to fund planned infrastructure projects until 2018, according to a letter read out to lawmakers on Tuesday.
See realtime coverage

WATCH: This country adheres to rule of law, says Zuma

eNCA - ‎7 hours ago‎
... • Editor's note: This live event has ended. You may watch a recording in the gallery above. PARLIAMENT - President Jacob Zuma will come face to face with opposition parties in Parliament on Tuesday.
See realtime coverage

Uwujaren, EFCC Spokesman, Lied on Fani-Kayode's Health Condition

Vanguard - ‎3 hours ago‎
FORMER Spokesperson to ex- President Goodkuck Jonathan's campaign Organisation, Chief Femi Fani- Kayode has said that the spokesperson for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Wilson Uwujaren, lied in his rebuttal of claims about ...
See realtime coverage

Fayose Gov urges Ekiti people to defend their lands against herdsmen

Pulse Nigeria - ‎1 hour ago‎
Governor Fayose has challenged the people of Ekiti State to defend their lands against encroachment from herdsmen. Published: 3 minutes ago; Gbenga Bada.
See realtime coverage

Disabled girl and driver killed in collision

Independent Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Durban - A man and a disabled schoolgirl were killed in a collision between a bakkie and a minibus in Bronkhorstspruit on Tuesday.
See realtime coverage

UKZN lecturers lay charges against cops

Independent Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Durban - Two University of KwaZulu-Natal lecturers who were arrested at the Pietermaritzburg campus and then released on warning, are not taking their experience at the hands of the police lightly.
See realtime coverage

NPA's Jiba, Mrwebi 'must prove fitness'

Independent Online - ‎27 minutes ago‎
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma has given notice of his intention to suspend two deputy national directors of public prosecutions, advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, from office pending an inquiry into their fitness to hold office.
See realtime coverage

South Africa: New Bill to Help Prevent Hate Crimes - ‎5 hours ago‎
Pretoria - Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha has called on South Africans to make their contributions to the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill.
See realtime coverage

Business body says CEOs departure is not acrimonious

Eyewitness News - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Black Business Council announced Mohale Ralebitso would be leaving at the end of November. A screengrab of businessman Mohale Ralebitso.
See realtime coverage

South African workers buy into BYOD - bring your own device

Times LIVE - ‎13 hours ago‎
That's according to a recent survey of 12,000 office workers nationwide by Inspiration Office‚ which also found that local smartphone and tablet users are part of the global BYOD - bring your own device - phenomenon.
See realtime coverage

MEC launches investigation into wine industry work conditions

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
We speak to Deon Meyer about his new novel, Icarus. Watch Meyer tell us why he decided to make his latest crime thriller about a hacking scandal.
See realtime coverage

Rewilding iSimangaliso: re-introducing endangered species

East Coast Radio - ‎6 hours ago‎
iSimangaliso Wetland Park is looking back on some of it's successful rewilding initiatives - including the recent addition of a new blood line of lions, endangered populations of wild dog and cheetah.
See realtime coverage

Mercedes-Benz Is Making a Pickup Truck

Fortune - ‎3 hours ago‎
The X-Class will debut in 2017. Mercedes-Benz said it will launch a pickup truck in late 2017, becoming the first German premium auto maker to enter one of the most lucrative segments in the car industry.
See realtime coverage

Both PS4 and Nintendo 3DS have system updates today

Gamereactor UK - ‎9 hours ago‎
Both PlayStation 4 (System Software 4.05) and Nintendo 3DS (Firmware Ver. 11.2.0-35) are getting an update patch as of today, and coincidentally enough, both official descriptions talk about improving "the quality of the system performance" and ...
See realtime coverage

ASUS announces Transformer 3 Pro T303

ITWeb - ‎13 hours ago‎
Powerful, convenient and expandable 2-in-1 is the world's most versatile PC, with premium all-metal design, exquisite style and the ultimate take-anywhere performance.
See realtime coverage

Babes Wodumo launches anti-drug campaign

Channel 24 - ‎5 hours ago‎
Cape Town - Local singer, Babes Wodumo, recently came under fire with many claiming that her latest track, Mercedes, is linked to drugs.
See realtime coverage

WATCH: Cassper Nyovest continues to flex at the gym in new music video

Times LIVE - ‎7 hours ago‎
After giving one of the most jolting performances at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Video Awards, Cassper Nyovest has dropped the visuals to one of his hit tracks, 2 Legit.

Horror lovers this movie festival is for you!

Channel 24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
The event takes place at the Labia Theatre in Cape Town from 26 October to 4 November. The 10 day event has everything from movies, short films and a live movie soundtrack performance, to literature, Halloween dress-up and a mini-market.
See realtime coverage

Mdu Masilela back in studio to 'save kwaito'

Times LIVE - ‎12 hours ago‎
Not only has he resurfaced into the spotlight as 'Uncle Bae,' but Mdu Masilela is also on a mission to revive kwaito music and to prove to its detractors that it is far from dead.

Injuries overshadow England squad

SuperSport - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Eddie Jones names his England squad for the end-of-year internationals on Wednesday, with a raft of injuries posing problems for the Australian coach.
See realtime coverage

Giro d'Italia 2017 - the key stages

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
The stages of the Giro are seen during the presentation of the "Giro d'Italia" cycling race in Milan. Photo: LUCA ZENNARO.
See realtime coverage

Jele: Soweto derby can break or build you

Sport24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cape Town - Orlando Pirates right-back Happy Jele has admitted that the pressure of playing in a Soweto derby can be career-defining in either a negative or a positive sense.
See realtime coverage

Antarctic glaciers are in hot water: Rate of 'intense unbalanced melting' is accelerating faster than thought

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Amundsen Sea has long been thought to be the weakest ice sheet in the West Antarctic. Now new studies show three of the region's frozen gateways are melting away faster than believed.
See realtime coverage

Whaling nations sink bid for South Atlantic sanctuary

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Portoroz - Whaling nations defeated a renewed bid on Tuesday by southern hemisphere states to create an Atlantic sanctuary for the marine mammals hunted to near extinction in the 20th century.
See realtime coverage

Don't panic, but a massive hydrogen cloud is going to crash into the Milky Way

Inhabitat - ‎6 hours ago‎
There's a big cloud heading toward us, but it's not the kind that looks like an elephant or your Uncle Todd. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has been tracking the so-called Smith Cloud, which is charging toward the Milky Way at some 700,000 miles per hour.
See realtime coverage

Don't Get Excited About Those "Alien Signals" Just Yet

Outer Places - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Today, a study was published that announced the news we've all been waiting for: aliens are trying to talk to us. More specifically, two scientists say that signals coming from certain stars are "probably" intentional signals from extraterrestrial ...

'Children need fat to absorb vital vitamins'

Independent Online - ‎10 minutes ago‎
CHILDREN should not be on low-fat diets as their bodies need vital vitamins which can only be absorbed by fat, the hearing into Professor Tim Noakes's conduct was told yesterday.
See realtime coverage

Air pollution damages arteries of even healthy young adults, new study shows

The Independent - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Tiny particles of air pollution can damage the inner lining of veins and arteries in young and healthy people, putting them at greater risk of heart disease, stroke and high blood pressure, according to new research.
See realtime coverage

Conjestina readmitted to psychiatric ward at Kisumu hospital

The Star, Kenya - ‎7 hours ago‎
Boxer Conjestina Achieng' holds some of her medals and boxing gloves after she was discharged from Avenue hospital in Kisumu. /FILE.
See realtime coverage

Bizarre! See 5-yr-old boy with magnetic powers

Pulse Nigeria - ‎2 hours ago‎
A video footage showed a man placing metal objects on the boy's body, and they all stuck to him. Published: 1 minute ago; Ayodele Johnson.