Thu Feb 23 09:21:49 SAST 2017
Afghan military would support more foreign troops, official says

The Afghan Defence Ministry welcomed on Friday suggestions by the commander of international forces .

Teen in court following murder over 50c

A teenager has appeared in court for murder following an argument over 50c.

Court battle over alleged nuke deal resumes

The court battle between social justice organisations and the government over the alleged R1-trillion proposed nuclear deal with Russia — the biggest ever procurement by the government — resumed in Cape Town on Wednesday.

Violent strikes shut DUT 'Maritzburg campuses

Violent student protests have forced the Durban University of Technology to shut down two of its Pietermaritzburg campuses until Monday.

BUDGET 2017: Gordhan warns against interfering with the Treasury

The National Treasury and other similar finance structures and institutions are critical and should not be “messed with”‚ says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Budget 2017: R90 a month increase in old age‚ disability grants

According to researchers, life expectancy globally has risen almost continuously since the 19th century.
©Eva Katalin Kondoros/ While Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has announced increases to social grants‚ the uncertainty around how beneficiaries will be paid come April 1st remains.

Suspects in FNB safety deposit boxes heist allegedly paid by syndicate

'Hire me‚ I am qualified' - Desperate graduates picket for jobs

'Cut in government spending would have been better than these tax hikes'

eThekwini mayor Gumede announces plan to turn around Durban's fortunes

New eThekwini Municipality mayor Zandile Gumede.  Picture: THULI DLAMINI