Netanyahu and Putin defuse crisis after Israel downs Russia warplane

2018-09-19 08:49

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin have sought to defuse a crisis after Syrian defences mistakenly downed a Russian warplane after Israeli air strikes.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-09-13 05:15

Watch our playlist of the top 5 most talked about videos today, 13 September 2018.

Microsoft's Russian hacking revelations spur US lawmakers' ire

2018-08-21 22:15

Microsoft’s declaration that it found and seized bogus web domains created by Russian hackers amplified calls by US lawmakers to pass legislation imposing more sanctions on Vladimir Putin’s government and his associates.

WATCH: Vladimir Putin dances with Austrian foreign minister

2018-08-20 10:07

Russian President Vladimir Putin dances with Austrian foreign minister Karin Kneissl at her wedding.

US says Russia still carrying out 'pervasive' election meddling

2018-08-03 15:32

The US government accused Russia of carrying out a "pervasive" campaign to influence public opinion and elections, in a warning just months before crucial legislative polls.

Brics nuclear clarification a major plus - analyst

2018-07-27 20:03

One of the most positive outcomes from the 10th annual Brics Summit has been the clarification provided on the nuclear issue by President Cyril Ramaphosa to his counterpart Vladimir Putin, according to a senior lecturer.

Civil group Earthlife Africa hails Ramaphosa's nuclear pause

2018-07-27 15:01

A civil group that lobbied against SA's nuclear build programme in court has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s commitment to not build new nuclear power stations in the current economic climate.

Behind the scenes diplomatic wrangling with Putin and Modi threatens to derail Brics summit

2018-07-26 15:48

Behind-the-scenes diplomatic wrangling and last-minute programming issues has threatened to derail the three-day Brics summit, currently under way in Johannesburg.

Trump delays proposed Putin meeting until 2019

2018-07-25 21:55

President Donald Trump's proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has been delayed until 2019.

The White House week when 'no' meant 'yes'

2018-07-21 14:46

Trump's press conference with Putin tips off a week of verbal zigs and zags.


Russia, Turkey agree demilitarised zone around Idlib - Putin

2018-09-17 20:48

The presidents of Russia and Turkey say they had agreed to create a "demilitarised zone" around Syria's Idlib, in a move aimed at preventing a military assault on the rebel-held province.

Tutu pays tribute to 'outstanding' late UN chief Annan

2018-08-25 10:10

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has described Kofi Annan as "an outstanding human being who represented our continent and the world with enormous graciousness, integrity and distinction".

Austria FM bow to Putin at wedding dance goes viral

2018-08-20 20:33

The Austrian foreign minister's deep bow to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a dance at her wedding made waves, causing more furore for the already-controversial visit.

The real value of the Brics summit

2018-08-05 09:15

Leaders and analysts who still look at the world through a Cold War lens fail to appreciate the possibilities presented by belonging to such a powerful group, writes Khulu Mbatha.

Putin invites Trump to Moscow after US delays summit

2018-07-27 23:02

Vladimir Putin says he had invited US leader Donald Trump to visit Moscow and was ready to travel to Washington, seeking to put on a brave face after the US delayed a new summit with the Kremlin chief to next year.

Putin 'quite relaxed' about nuclear deal stall, says Ramaphosa

2018-07-27 18:39

President Cyril Ramaphosa says his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin accepted that SA’s economic condition won’t allow Pretoria to sign a nuclear deal.

Ramaphosa tells Putin the time's not right for nuclear

2018-07-27 06:45

South Africa’s nuclear energy expansion programme formed part of wide-ranging talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Cyril Ramaphosa on the sidelines of the Brics Summit.

Putin soccer ball gift to Trump may have had microchip

2018-07-26 07:33

The soccer ball that Vladimir Putin gave to President Donald Trump may have had a bug after all, although it's not the kind you think.

The overlooked positives from the Trump-Putin Helsinki Summit

2018-07-23 19:17

Where an armada of US politicians and media have been focussing on Trump’s apparent contempt for US intelligence services, almost no airtime has been given to the fact that relations between the US and Russia are better than ever, writes Robert Traydon.

Trump-Putin II: Planning fall event in aftermath of Helsinki

2018-07-21 07:19

US President Donald Trump is inviting Russian leader Vladimir Putin to the White House, even as the cleanup from their summit this week continues.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.