US Coast Guard checks oil slick off California

44 minutes ago

The US Coast Guard is investigating a large oil sheen off the California coast west of Santa Barbara.

Pirates name side for Carling Cup

2015-07-29 22:40

Orlando Pirates have confirmed their starting XI for Saturday's Carling Black Label Cup showdown against rivals Kaizer Chiefs.

Somalia making progress - UN

2015-07-29 22:02

The UN envoy for Somalia has insisted the country was making progress, a day after the government said elections cannot be held as promised next year.

SA's 'Boere Buffett' faces classroom revolt in bid

2015-07-29 21:30

A takeover battle to create a private education giant in SA is pitting shareholders against parents and exposing tensions over race, language and ethnicity.

Ramaphosa to visit Lesotho

2015-07-29 20:59

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to visit Lesotho to brief the country's leaders on the establishment of a SADC-led Commission of Inquiry into the recent developments in the country.

Tech leaders warn over 'killer robots'

2015-07-29 20:31

A group of top tech leaders, including British scientist Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, has issued a stern warning against the development of 'killer robots'.

FA chief Dyke backs Platini's bid

2015-07-29 20:26

English Football Association chairperson Greg Dyke has backed Michel Platini to restore FIFA's tarnished reputation.

Phiri wants redemption

2015-07-29 20:15

FS Stars coach Kinnah Phiri expects his team to redeem themselves by challenging for a top-eight position in the PSL next season.

England dominate Day 1 at Edgbaston

2015-07-29 19:53

England have taken a stranglehold on proceedings when rain forced an early close to the first day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston.

Multi asset portfolios consistently attract bulk of net inflows

2015-07-29 19:46

South African Multi Asset portfolios have continued to attract the bulk of the net inflows, contributing R74bn of the total R77bn in net inflows.


Chiefs name side to take on Pirates

2015-07-29 22:50

Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed their starting XI for Saturday's Carling Black Label Cup showdown against rivals Orlando Pirates.

US believes Taliban's Mullah Omar dead

2015-07-29 22:03

The White House says it is was aware of reports of the death of Taliban leader Mullah Omar and believes the reports are "credible".

'Coconut' DA leader behaves like born-again Christian - opposition

2015-07-29 21:33

A DA councillor has been called a “coconut” and accused of "behaving like a born-again Christian" when he questioned the multi-million rand budget set aside for a women's month cultural event

DA calls on Lili to withdraw 'criminals must be killed' comments

2015-07-29 20:59

The DA says that comments made by ANC provincial executive member Andile Lili that criminals should be "killed immediately and brutally" incites mob justice and must be withdrawn.

Full veil banned in key Niger region

2015-07-29 20:43

Authorities in Niger's Diffa area, on the border with Nigeria, have banned the full Islamic veil following suicide attacks in countries in the region.

Szczesny's Arsenal exit confirmed

2015-07-29 20:26

Arsenal's Polish international goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has joined Serie A side AS Roma on loan for the season.

McIlroy a no-show at Firestone

2015-07-29 20:25

World No 1 Rory McIlroy's ankle injury has forced him to withdraw from next week's World Golf Championships event.

Radiohead a favourite to perform new James Bond theme

2015-07-29 20:00

Radiohead are new favourites to have recorded the theme tune for the new James Bond film Spectre.

Mysterious wreckage sparks MH370 speculation

2015-07-29 19:53

A mysterious piece of plane debris has washed up on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, prompting some speculation it could be part of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Cardoso frustrated about injury

2015-07-29 19:45

Kaizer Chiefs new signing Daniel Cardoso admits that his injury has left him feeling frustrated.

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