Waratahs shut out Bulls

2014-04-19 13:28

The Waratahs have broken a eight-year hoodoo against the Bulls after they eased to victory in their Super Rugby match in Sydney.

Bulls forced into late change

2014-04-18 12:36

Ulrich Beyers will start at fullback for the Bulls against the Waratahs after Jurgen Visser was ruled out due to a foot injury.

Derby-Lewis has terminal lung cancer - wife

2014-04-17 13:53

Convicted killer Clive Derby-Lewis has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer, his wife Gaye says.

DA used protest for political gain - Tshwane

2014-04-16 22:10

The DA opportunistically used a protest in Olievenhoutbosch, Centurion, for political purposes, the City of Tshwane says.

Youth must remember the struggle - Zille

2014-04-16 19:20

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille has urged the youth to remember where the country came from and to use their votes to help shape the future.

Blos Cafe Mother's day lunch menu

2014-04-16 16:21

Treat your Mom this Mother's day with a delicious three-course lunch meal at the beautiful Blos cafe.

Matfield to break Bulls record

2014-04-16 14:03

Bulls lock Victor Matfield is set to become the most capped Super Rugby player for the Pretoria franchise.

Dire Straits members to Rock4Rhinos in Pretoria

2014-04-16 12:23

The Straits, boasting key members of Dire Straits, will be performing live in Pretoria in June to raise money to feed and care for orphaned and injured baby rhinos.

All not lost for Oscar - expert

2014-04-16 05:30

A former State prosecutor says Oscar Pistorius's defence, which plans to call up to 17 witnesses, can still make it hard for the prosecution to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the Paralympian killed Reeva Steenkamp on purpose.

Strict cover for Marikana's Mr X

2014-04-15 16:23

Stringent process will have to be followed at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry when a key police witness, dubbed Mr X, testifies, retired Judge Ian Farlam has ruled.

Parents queue for school enrolments

2014-04-15 11:16

Several Gauteng parents have braved chilly weather in Pretoria and Johannesburg from the early hours to queue outside schools hoping to secure enrolments for their children.

Centurion protesters block route

2014-04-15 08:32

Residents of Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion are protesting along the R554 and have blocked the route.

Great potential between SA, Guinea - minister

2014-04-14 18:56

The relationship between SA and Guinea must be further explored as it shows great potential for mutual benefit, International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says.

Minister: Call for spoilt-vote treacherous

2014-04-14 14:38

Government says those calling on voters to spoil their ballots in next month's elections are being "irresponsible and treacherous”.

Discontent among Marikana SAPS - cop

2014-04-14 13:22

Police officers deployed at Marikana had severe grievances regarding the control of the operation, Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Merafe has told the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.

Bus smashes into car - 1 dead, 26 hurt

2014-04-14 00:37

A woman has died and 26 people have been injured after a bus smashed into her car from behind on the N14 in Centurion, paramedics say.

'Bulldog' Nel teaches tots to wrestle

2014-04-13 15:58

The man who has reduced murder accused Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to tears, during the evening teaches tots aged between three and six the finer points of wrestling.

Bucs sneak past Sundowns

2014-04-12 22:45

A Daine Klate strike has secured Orlando Pirates a semi-final spot in the Nedbank cup at the expense of Mamelodi Sundowns.

Illegal day cares: Only 6 complaints

2014-04-12 10:21

The Gauteng department of social development received only six complaints about illegal or non-registered day-care centres in the past year, a report says.

3 reasons the Bulls lost

2014-04-11 13:56

Sport24 outlines THREE key areas which cost the Bulls during their Super Rugby loss to the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Mamelodi pupils support raped pupil

2014-04-11 11:47

School pupils in Mamelodi are expected to march around the Pretoria east township in support of a schoolgirl allegedly raped by her teacher, the Congress of SA Students says.

Bulls go down in Dunedin

2014-04-11 11:18

The Bulls have lost the second match on their Australasian tour against the Highlanders at the Forsyth Barr stadium in Dunedin.

Taxi owner gunned down in Pretoria

2014-04-11 08:50

A taxi owner has been shot dead in his car in front of the Centurion Taxi Association's office in Pretoria. It is thought that the murder was related to a taxi rivalry.

Oscar not accepting responsibility dominates coverage

2014-04-10 22:12

Most of the online conversation about the Pistorius trial was dominated by prosecutor Gerrie Nel's accusations that Pistorius failed to take responsibility for his actions.


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As it happened: Waratahs v Bulls

2014-04-19 11:20

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and Bulls in Sydney.

Hotel property industry could pick up

2014-04-17 17:00

Three hectares of land in Irene, Pretoria, have been made available for the development of a hotel, offices and a conference centre.

Drivers to undergo fitness tests - Peters

2014-04-17 05:30

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters says clamping down on unfit drivers would help reduce road deaths, adding that some drivers would have to undergo fitness tests every six months.

'Downs hold onto top spot

2014-04-16 22:04

An early strike from Elias Pelembe secured victory for Mamelodi Sundowns over Black Aces in their PSL encounter.

Centurion returns to normal after protest

2014-04-16 17:00

The DA says the situation in Olievenhoutbosch, Centurion, returned to normal following service delivery protests in the area.

SA going backwards under Zuma - Zille

2014-04-16 14:34

South Africa is going backwards under President Jacob Zuma's leadership, Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille said on Wednesday.

Folau back for Bulls clash

2014-04-16 13:46

Fullback Israel Folau is back in the Waratahs team for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Sydney.

Oscar: All might not be lost says expert

2014-04-16 10:26

A former State prosecutor says Oscar Pistorius's defence, which plans to call up to 17 witnesses, can still make it hard for the prosecution to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the Paralympian killed Reeva Steenkamp on purpose.

IEC: One candidate objection upheld

2014-04-15 20:53

Only one objection to candidates on political parties' lists has been upheld, the Electoral Commission of SA says.

Marikana's Mr X to testify in camera

2014-04-15 13:59

A police witness, dubbed Mr X, will testify in camera, from a remote undisclosed location to the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, retired Judge Ian Farlam has ruled.

Protesters block roads in Gauteng

2014-04-15 11:16

Residents of Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion and Kliptown, Soweto, have blocked roads during protest action, according to Gauteng police.

Farlam to rule on Marikana's Mr X

2014-04-14 20:05

Clarity will be given on whether a Marikana police witness, dubbed Mr X, will be allowed to testify in camera, from an undisclosed location.

Oscar takes the blame for Reeva's death

2014-04-14 15:26

Oscar Pistorius has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that he blames himself for shooting dead his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.

Potgieter's S15 season over

2014-04-14 14:09

Bulls flank Dewald Potgieter has been ruled out for the remainder of the S15 tournament after undergoing an operation.

Bulls wait on injured trio

2014-04-14 11:37

The Bulls are waiting on the availability of thee key players as they prepare to face the Waratahs in Sydney.

Man recovering from hip op, dies in axe attack

2014-04-13 16:29

An 87-year-old man who was recovering from a hip operation, has died after being attacked with an axe on his smallholding near Pretoria, a report says.

ANC campaigns to keep Gauteng

2014-04-13 15:57

With less than a month to go until the general elections, ANC bigwigs have spent the weekend campaigning in Gauteng.

Magakwe breaks SA record

2014-04-12 15:21

Simon Magakwe became the first South African to break the sub-10-second barrier in the 100 metres at the SA Athletics Championships.

Bulls must hit back in Oz

2014-04-11 14:11

Finding a specialist fetcher has to be a goal of the Bulls if they are to arrest their Super Rugby wobble, writes Rob Houwing.

Bulls must hit back in Oz

2014-04-11 13:54

Finding a specialist fetcher has to be a goal of the Bulls if they are to arrest their Super Rugby wobble, writes Rob Houwing.


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Laptop, iPad stolen from Pistorius court

2014-04-11 10:49

Journalists covering Oscar Pistorius's murder trial have been warned to look after their belongings, after a laptop was stolen from outside the court and an iPad was stolen from inside the courtroom during lunch break.

As it happened: Highlanders v Bulls

2014-04-11 08:50

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Highlanders and Bulls from Dunedin.

CGames places up for grabs

2014-04-10 20:30

The bid for Commonwealth Games places will start in earnest when athletes line up at the SA Senior Championships in Pretoria.

Arms inquiry adjourned after power cut

2014-04-10 14:45

The Seriti Commission of Inquiry into the 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal has been adjourned due to a power failure.

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