German pilot used to visit glider field near crash site

2 minutes ago

The German co-pilot accused of crashing a passenger plane in the French Alps frequented a gliding club near the crash site as a child with his parents, according to a member of the club.

Sport

LIVE: Sharks 0 - 6 Force (H/T)

2015-03-28 16:00

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on the Super Rugby clash between the Sharks and Force in Durban.

Health24

How drinking devastates the Western Cape

41 minutes ago

Health MEC Dr Nomafrench Mbombo has declared war on alcohol abuse as the effects place tremendous pressure on the healthcare system.

Africa

Boko Haram gunmen kill 6 voters

35 minutes ago

Boko Haram insurgents launched two deadly attacks on voters in northeast Nigeria killing six people in an election in which insecurity is a major issue.

SEEING RED:  A woman from the Hausa tribe, with a red mark on her thumbnail indicating she has already validated her voting card, checks her phone at a polling station in Daura, Nigeria. (Ben Curtis, AP)

LATEST MULTIMEDIA
Blitzbokke determined to claim elusive Hong Kong title
WATCH: Alleged drunk cop video goes viral
EXCLUSIVE: Portugal. The Man tells us why they love SA
WATCH: Tense stand-off as street vendors catch looter
 

Multimedia  ·    User Galleries  ·  News in Pictures Send us your pictures   ·  Send us your stories

 

Voting Booth

Do you think alcohol is too freely available?

Previous Results · Suggest a vote

Green

Earth Hour kicks off in style

2015-03-28 16:51

The first major event to mark the ninth annual global Earth Hour event to highlight climate change was a performance of Gustav Holst's The Planets by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House.

Entertainment

Al Pacino hits all the right notes in Danny Collins

2015-03-28 15:00

Al Pacino plays a flawed ageing rocker with a heart of gold. And the bonus is he doesn't sing too bad either.


 
 

inside news24

 
  • Indicators
  • JSE Winners
  • JSE Losers
Price % Change
Rand/$ 12.04 -1,66%
Rand/£ 17.93 -1,75%
Rand/€ 13.13 -1,06%
Gold/oz $1186.86 0,09%
All-share index 51810.16 0%
Brent Crude Oil 54.77 -2,41%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes 

Welcome to MyNews24, where people publish their news!

Sign into News24 with your Facebook account to submit articles, comments & photos.
Sculpting diversions 

A Statue is hardly to blame for the failures of South Africa. Read more...

5 comments 236 views
Cecil John Rhodes the scapegoat 
Submitted by
MikeFraser

Let's hope the real issue for the lack of transformation will be addressed as speedily as the decision by UCT Senate to remove the statue of CJ Rhodes.  Read more...

11 comments 273 views
UCT too white 
Submitted by
Julian Faasen

Unpacking Institutional Racism and White Privilege at UCT. Read more...

77 comments 2939 views
Multimedia published by the News24 community:
 

Special focus

We're so obsessed with this TV show right now!

Empire rules the box! Check it out here!

How to get a sexy man tush!

Guys, get your butts in shape with these top exercises.

Banting Hot cross buns

Plus more recipes for Easter.

MAP: 20 longest flights

Turns out a Joburg flight is number two on this list.

 

11 of the world’s richest heiresses

(that are not Paris Hilton)

‘Flabby’ mom’s bikini shot goes viral

Instagram user shows her stretch marks off as stripes of pride.

Toyota's Clarkson tribute

Watch axed Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson's best moments with Toyota!

Top 10 highest-earning soccer players

Soccer's rich-list has been revealed....see who earns the most moola.

 
 
 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
 
Horoscopes
Aquarius
Aquarius

Excess, desire and indulging in extravagant and enjoyable things are highlighted today. Practice self control and be consciously...read more

 
 
 
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on your iPhone Get News24 headlines on your iPhone.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

Calais Website keywords automated by OpenCalais.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2015 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.