Gupta family hits back at DA's Maynier

41 minutes ago

The Gupta family has pleaded with the Democratic Alliance's David Maynier to stop using the family name “as a football in his party-politicking battles”.

Free State paramedic assaulted by tow truckers racing to accident scene

2016-08-28 21:24

A Free State EMS paramedic was allegedly assaulted by tow truck drivers rushing to an accident scene, the provincial health department says.

2 dead as driver crashes into bridge in Sasolburg

2016-08-28 21:23

Two men have been killed after the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a bridge in Sasolburg, an ER24 spokesperson said.

Dirco to repatriate remains of SA man killed in China

2016-08-28 21:24

The department of international relations and co-operation is working with the Beijing Embassy to repatriate the remains of a South African pilot killed at an air show in China.

SACP sceptical of Gupta family plan to sell SA shares

2016-08-28 21:24

The SA Communist Party has expressed scepticism at news of the Gupta family’s stated intention of selling off their South African interests.

Hell or high water as police end up in floating cop car

2016-08-28 19:09

Police officers had to abandon their official vehicle when, during a high speed chase, it plummeted down an embankment in Strand and ended up submerged in deep water .

Jeep speedster nabbed doing 200km/h on Ekurhuleni freeway

2016-08-28 16:11

The Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department has nabbed six speedsters breaking the speed limit along the Albertina Sisula freeway in the early morning.



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

Calls for early ANC elective conference factional – SACP

2016-08-28 19:09

The South African Communist Party believes an early ANC elective conference would result in deepening divisions in the party and the alliance, and has suggested a non-elective consultative conference to help unify stakeholders.

SACP calls for an end to harassment of Gordhan

2016-08-28 18:14

The SACP wants the harassment of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to end and has questioned what has been uncovered by the so-called SARS 'rogue unit' that has made “some forces so desperate as to dismantle effective capacity in SARS".

Gupta family 'like rats abandoning sinking ship' – DA

2016-08-28 16:11

The Gupta family were like "rats abandoning a sinking ship in South Africa", the Democratic Alliance’s David Maynier says, adding that investigations into their business dealings would not go away.

Inside News24


Gupta family 'like rats abandoning sinking ship' – DA

2016-08-28 16:11

The Gupta family were like "rats abandoning a sinking ship in South Africa", the Democratic Alliance’s David Maynier says, adding that investigations into their business dealings would not go away.

'If there are wrongs in the ANC, we must speak' – Mashatile

2016-08-28 15:00

The ANC's Gauteng chairperson has called on members to speak out against wrongs taking place within the party, saying there came a time when "silence was a betrayal".

Labour disputes delay construction of R164m Sarah Baartman Centre

2016-08-28 14:16

Construction of the R164m Sarah Baartman Remembrance Centre in Hankey, Eastern Cape has been delayed by labour disputes and is several months behind schedule.

Man kills 2 after street parking row outside Butterworth tavern

2016-08-28 12:00

A 40-year-old man has handed himself over to police after he shot three men, killing two, apparently because one of the deceased men had parked in the middle of the road.

Alliance leaders must 'sober up' and confront issues - Sanco

2016-08-28 11:30

Sanco's national executive committee has called on leaders of the Tripartite Alliance to sober up and confront issues such as arrogance and corruption to save the national democratic revolution.

Guptas 'are proudly SA citizens'

2016-08-28 14:08

The Guptas may be disposing their multibillion-rand empire in South Africa, but they will not be relocating, a spokesperson for the family confirmed. Nevertheless, a brand expert says it should provoke a sigh of relief.

3 still in critical condition after Durban school bus crash

2016-08-28 14:16

Two school children and one teacher remain in a critical but stable condition following an accident in which a school bus rolled down an embankment in Umbumbulu, south of Durban.

NPA could charge Gordhan and co this week – report

2016-08-28 13:00

The National Prosecuting Authority could charge Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and three former SA Revenue Services officials this week, a Sunday newspaper has claimed.

Woodstock tenants will fight against new 'forced removals' - NGO

2016-08-28 13:00

A protest by residents of Bromwell Street at the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock, Cape Town, has shown developers that residents will fight against continued "forced removals", an NGO says.

Partnered with
Financial advisors – Do you need one and should you get one?

The good, the bad, and everything else you need to know when considering hiring a financial advisor.


Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts

Now Showing at the Movies

Where is it showing...
OR find out what's on where...
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 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.