New trains won't solve passenger problems - PAC

2015-04-28 19:04

Metrorail will not solve the problems facing train commuters by purchasing new trains, says the Pan Africanist Congress.

Joburg train crash: Transport minister wants answers

2015-04-28 12:35

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has called for answers into the cause of the train crash in Johannesburg that killed a woman Metrorail employee.


Joburg trains collide

2015-04-28 10:21

A collision between two trains at Denver station south of Johannesburg has left 80 injured and at least one dead.

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Trains collide at station in Gauteng

2015-04-28 08:32

Two trains have collided at Denver station south of Johannesburg, injuring an unknown number of people, Metrorail has confirmed.

Volume of transported goods, income rise

2015-04-20 16:24

The volume of goods transported went up by 3.6% in February 2015 compared with February 2014 and the corresponding income by 4.2%, Statistics SA reports.

Morocco bus crash toll hits 34 after girl dies

2015-04-13 20:50

A 12-year-old girl who suffered third-degree burns in a bus crash in Morocco last week has died, bringing the accident's death toll to 34.

At least 30 die on roads over Easter weekend

2015-04-07 11:05

At least 30 people died and 55 were injured in accidents across South Africa over the Easter weekend, according to figures released by an emergency service.

Cape toll ruling echoes early warnings on Sanral - Outa

2015-03-30 17:07

The latest ruling on the Cape Winelands toll project reflects concerns expressed in other judgments against Sanral over the past decade, says Outa.

65 Rea Vaya drivers back to work

2015-03-26 13:13

A total of 65 Rea Vaya bus drivers are back at work following discussions between the SA Municipal Workers Union and bus operators, the union says.

Train derails in northern India, killing 32

2015-03-20 17:14

At least 32 people, including children, have been killed and dozens more injured when an express train derailed in northern India.


Witness describes Joburg train crash, screams

2015-04-28 13:36

A witness who lives next to the Denver train station heard the accident between two trains on Tuesday morning and ran to help.

Train collision scene will take about 6 hours to clear

2015-04-28 10:59

The scene of a train collision in Johannesburg will take about six hours to clear, Prasa CEO Mosenngwa Mofi says.

At least one dead in Joburg train collision

2015-04-28 09:35

A train safety officer has been killed after a train collided with another at Denver station, south of Johannesburg.

Shots fired, threats made in Cape Town taxi saga

2015-04-22 15:05

Two Cape Town metro police officers have been threatened as a result of the ongoing minibus taxi violence in Nyanga, the City of Cape Town says.

At least 19 dead after minibus plunges into river

2015-04-18 07:16

At least 19 people have died after a minibus they were travelling in plunged into a river in southern Tanzania.

Taxi drivers plan to kill traffic officers, says City of Cape Town

2015-04-09 20:34

The City of Cape Town claims it has received information that "amaphela" taxi drivers are on a mission to kill at least three traffic officers.

700 drivers arrested over Easter

2015-04-06 10:48

More than 700 motorists have been arrested for various traffic violations across the country over the Easter weekend, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

Zuma's family didn't use choppers - Maharaj

2015-03-29 17:04

President Jacob Zuma's family do not use military helicopters to travel between Durban and Nkandla, the presidency says.

M1 freeway lanes to be blocked off - JMPD

2015-03-22 10:25

The M1 north and south double decker freeway would have two lanes blocked off on Sunday between 09:00 and 16:00 for maintenance, Johannesburg metro police have said.

Gigantic sinkhole appears on N3

2015-03-20 13:17

A massive sinkhole on the N3 highway in Pietermaritzburg has led to the closure of one of the busy freeway's lanes, but engineers hope to have it fixed by the Easter weekend.

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