I was shot in a targeted attack on students - ex-Wits SRC leader

2016-10-20 21:16

Police watchdog Ipid will investigate the shooting of former Wits SRC leader Shaeera Kalla who was shot 13 times in the back "at a very close range in a targeted attack on students".

South Africa

Panayiotou worker who found alleged blood money fired for stealing

2016-10-20 21:16

An ex-employee of murder-accused Christopher Panayioutou waited nearly a year to hand police his cellphone, which his boss allegedly used to arrange the hit on his wife Jayde, the Port Elizabeth High Court heard.


Clinton cashes in - www.nastywomengetshitdone.com

2016-10-20 23:15

Suddenly, it seems America is crawling with nasty women. Female unpleasantness as a tongue-in-cheek rallying cry is on T-shirts, in memes and in tweets galore -- a furious backlash mocking Donald Trump's latest insult of Hillary Clinton.

Voting Booth

Will you miss 7de Laan if it is no longer on air?

Previous Results · Suggest a vote

South Africa

NMMU South campus declared a 'no-go' zone

2016-10-20 22:39

Running battles between protesters and police entered the third day at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University on Thursday.


Syrian army urges residents to quit Aleppo

2016-10-20 21:56

A "humanitarian pause" in the Syrian army's Russian-backed assault on Aleppo has taken effect, but despite a drop in violence there is little sign residents are heeding calls to leave.


inside news24

  • Indicators
  • JSE Winners
  • JSE Losers
Price % Change
Rand/$ 13.95 -0,85%
Rand/£ 17.10 -0,74%
Rand/€ 15.25 -0,54%
Gold/oz $1263.60 -0,21%
All-share index 51420.66 0%
Brent Crude Oil 51.39 -2,19%
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.
Make a folk dress your new summer... 

Seriously, they are that comfortable. Fashion blogger and creative director Raya Rossi takes us back to the '70s in an embroidered dress with billowing sleeves.  Read more...

0 comments 516 views
2016 Matric rage: a rite of passa... 

It is every school-leaver’s choice as to where and how they want to celebrate the long-awaited ending to their twelve years of slog and school life.  Read more...

0 comments 2026 views
'This is daylight robbery!' reade... 

Cars catching fire, tyres swapped for older ones... Wheels24 readers share their SA mechanic stories. More than 7000 said they 'do not trust workshops'. Read more...

0 comments 5626 views
Multimedia published by the News24 community:


A Former Lecturer's Voice on #FeesMustFall

2016-10-20 15:27

After being a lecturer at a large university in South Africa for the last 5 years, I have seen a huge decline in standards - both from the student body and in the academic quality of the degrees.

Special focus

Wild Coast food guide

Chow your way through the Wild Coast!

10 models who are killing it at the moment

Meet the industry's fresh faces.

Clash of the parenting titans

When the generations are at loggerheads over parenting styles.

Passive income strategies

Grow your money pot with income you don't have to work for.


How to make a milk tart sundae

With crumbly almond and coconut biscuits for texture.

Best racing manoeuvre ever?

EVERYONE is talking about this outrageous World Rallycross pass.

Khanyi Mbau: Before and after

Khanyi Mbau shares a before and after snap of herself.


Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
Love 2 Meet


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 Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

Interactive Advertising Bureau
© 2016 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


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.


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.