1 killed, 2 wounded during KZN business robbery

2016-09-30 22:39

A man has been killed and two others have been wounded during a business robbery in Richmond, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Man stabbed to death in Hillbrow

2016-09-30 22:39

A 24-year-old man has died in Hillbrow after he was stabbed in the neck, Gauteng police say.

More than just positive vibes for DJ's mom after Facebook appeal

2016-09-30 21:24

A Cape Town DJ has received more than the prayers and positive vibes he requested on Facebook after social media users offered cash donations to help his mother pay for surgery that will prevent her from possibly going blind.

Moroccan left hopes to offer 'third way' at polls

2016-09-30 21:00

As campaigning heats up ahead of next week's parliamentary elections in Morocco, Nabila Mounib wants to offer voters an alternative to ruling Islamists and the liberal opposition.

Rosetta: The end of a fairytale

2016-09-30 20:06

The European Space Agency has bid a poignant farewell to intrepid space explorers Philae and Rosetta, brought to "life" as loveable cartoon characters that it has had to abandon on a cold, dark comet surface.

Malls, stores consider new ways to protect shoppers

2016-09-30 20:04

US mall operators are looking at new security technologies and other measures that offer protection without intruding too much on customers.

DRC rebel leader back in court after hunger strike

2016-09-30 20:00

Congolese former rebel commander Bosco Ntaganda has appeared in court for the first time after ending a hunger strike that sparked a two-week stand-off with judges at his war crimes trial.

Home Affairs committee applauds arrest of border officials

2016-09-30 19:26

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs has applauded the arrest of 20 Home Affairs officials and six civilians at the Lesotho border, on charges relating to fraud and corruption.

Zambia opposition shuns parliament after president's re-election

2016-09-30 19:00

Zambia's main opposition party has boycotted President Edgar Lungu's first parliamentary address since his contested re-election, which his rivals say was rigged.

Egypt MP ridiculed for proposing college virginity tests

2016-09-30 18:06

An Egyptian member of parliament is facing ridicule for saying that universities should perform virginity tests on female students.


Free State man arrested for allegedly raping aunt

2016-09-30 22:39

A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his 60-year-old aunt at her home in Thaba Nchu, Free State police say.

Boko Haram region could become world's worst crisis - UN

2016-09-30 22:00

Without more donor support the emergency caused by Boko Haram will become the world's worst humanitarian crisis, a top UN official says.

USA Today breaks 34-year tradition to warn against 'dangerous demagogue' Trump

2016-09-30 21:05

In a break from tradition, USA Today has taken a stance in the upcoming presidential election, warning readers to "resist the siren song of a dangerous demagogue" and reject Republican Donald Trump.

Mapisa-Nqakula honours fallen women soldiers

2016-09-30 20:38

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has paid tribute to fallen women soldiers during a military parade in Bloemfontein.

Black box recovered from wreckage of New Jersey train

2016-09-30 20:04

Federal investigators have pulled one of the black box recorders from the wrecked commuter train at the station in Hoboken, New Jersey.

A bummer for Pennsylvania drug suspect

2016-09-30 20:04

Police say a Pennsylvania drug dealing suspect was found hiding 110 small bags of heroin in his buttocks.

UCT chair pleads with students to allow varsity to reopen on Monday

2016-09-30 19:26

UCT council chairperson Sipho Pityana has urged protesting students to allow the university to reopen.

Trump heaps new abuse on 'disgusting' Miss Universe

2016-09-30 19:02

Donald Trump has stepped up his attacks on a former Miss Universe, urging the public to check out an alleged "sex tape" of the young woman who claims the billionaire bullied her and has turned supporter of Hillary Clinton.

Female farmers suffer most in Southern Africa drought

2016-09-30 18:06

Southern Africa has suffered through one of the worst droughts in decades and now small farmers face a long hungry season with growing food aid needs until the next harvest.

3 alleged poachers shot dead in game reserve

2016-09-30 18:00

The bodies of three alleged poachers have been recovered after they were shot dead in a gun battle with rangers in a Hluhluwe game reserve, paramedics say.

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