Yemen aid conference gets $1.1bn in pledges: UN

22 minutes ago

International donors have pledged about $1.1bn for war-torn Yemen as the UN calls on the warring parties to grant access to humanitarian aid.

Qaeda-linked group claims Russia metro bombing

2017-04-26 05:02

A group suspected of links to al-Qaeda has claimed responsibility for the metro bombing in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg.

Tanzania expels local head of UN Development Programme

2017-04-25 22:53

Tanzania has expelled the local head of the UN Development Programme and critics say it's because she criticised the disputed elections held in Zanzibar.

Urban Warriors suffer defeat in Tshwane

2017-04-25 22:29

Two quick-fire goals earned Mamelodi Sundowns a win over Ajax CT and kept them in the PSL title race.

Mvala rescues point for relegation threatened Highlands Park

2017-04-25 22:21

Highlands Park have Mothobi Mvala to thank after he helped secure a draw against Bloemfontein Celtic in a PSL encounter in Bloemfontein.

Netanyahu cancels meeting with German FM

2017-04-25 22:04

An Israeli official says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled a meeting with the visiting German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel.

As it happened: Cape Town City 3-2 Kaizer Chiefs

2017-04-25 22:00

Follow all the action as it happened on the Absa Premiership clash between Cape Town City and Kaizer Chiefs.

Phala inspires SuperSport United to victory

2017-04-25 21:56

SuperSport have beaten Wits in a PSL encounter played in Johannesburg, and in the process dented their title hopes.

Rise and Shine shoot down Arrows

2017-04-25 21:46

Polokwane City boosted their hopes of a top eight finish in the Absa Premiership with a win over Golden Arrows at the old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Sundowns are strong on the ball, says Menzo

2017-04-25 21:35

Ajax Cape Town head coach Stanley Menzo believes it is imperative for his side to avoid conceding early when they face Mamelodi Sundowns.


UN seeks $65m for DRC emergency

23 minutes ago

UN officials have launched a bid to raise $65.4m in emergency funds for thousands of people displaced by violence in Democratic Republic of Congo's Kasai region.

Half-ton Costa gives Chelsea breathing room

2017-04-25 22:58

Diego Costa scored his 50th and 51st Premier League goals as Chelsea overcame spirited Southampton to establish a seven-point lead at the top of the table.

Pochettino calls for one last push

2017-04-25 22:30

Mauricio Pochettino wants his Tottenham stars to ignore speculation over their futures and focus on making a final push to win the Premier League.

Roux praises Junior Springbok character

2017-04-25 22:25

Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was satisfied with his team’s victory in a high-paced warm-up match against the Varsity Cup Dream Team in Stellenbosch.

Toxic stew: Police seize fake food, drink

2017-04-25 22:04

Forget fake news. European police have joined forces to seize almost 10 000 tons of fake and harmful food and drink...from caviar to cashews and booze to bubbly water.

Suicide bomber kills 4 tribesmen in Egypt's Sinai

2017-04-25 22:03

Egyptian security officials say an Islamic State suicide bomber has killed four members of a local tribe and wounded others in the northern Sinai Peninsula.

Stormers are leaning on Treeby

2017-04-25 21:58

Robbie Fleck has admitted that his squad has been drawing heavily on the experience and local knowledge of former Highlanders stalwart Shaun Treeby.

Chiefs stunned by CT City's last-gasp winner

2017-04-25 21:51

Cape Town City have beaten Kaizer Chiefs in a pulsating PSL encounter at the Cape Town Stadium.

Team of Choice triumph in PE

2017-04-25 21:41

Maritzburg United claimed a crucial win over Chippa United in a thrilling Absa Premiership clash at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Mining Charter, BEE a failure - report

2017-04-25 21:10

Much of the wealth of the country's mining industry is still in the hands of a few when it should be benefiting a larger majority, according to a report.

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