China's Xi hopes US, N. Korea will 'meet halfway'

2019-01-11 07:16

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered North Korean leader Kim Jong Un firm backing in deadlocked nuclear talks with the United States, insisting the two sides should meet "halfway", state media said Thursday.

Trump says he hopes to meet North Korea's Kim in early 2019

2018-12-02 15:00

US President Donald Trump has said he hoped to organise a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in early 2019, perhaps as soon as January or February.

North Korea warns of returning to nuclear policy

2018-11-04 18:36

North Korea has warned the US it will "seriously" consider returning to a state policy aimed at building nuclear weapons if Washington does not end tough economic sanctions against the impoverished regime.

Arrest those who looted billions from Eskom - Cosatu

2018-10-25 15:01

Those involved in the looting of billions from Eskom must be arrested, charged and have their assets frozen or confiscated, demands Cosatu.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Nene to take the stand

2018-10-03 05:18

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is expected to reveal how he was "pressured" by former president Jacob Zuma to approve a nuclear deal when he testifies before the judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture.

South Korea begins removing mines, expects North to do same

2018-10-01 06:57

Seoul says South Korea has begun removing mines on border, and it expects North is doing the same under summit deal.

WATCH: Here are the top 5 world news videos today

2018-09-18 06:54

Hurricane Florence is downgraded but still causes damage | Tesla is in "hell" over logistics - here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Koreas to hold military talks ahead of their leaders' summit

2018-09-11 08:52

Koreas to hold military talks to discuss ways to ease tensions ahead of their leaders' summit.

North Korea holds 70th anniversary parade, without ICBMs

2018-09-09 16:00

Thousands of North Korean troops have paraded through Pyongyang as the nuclear-armed country celebrated its 70th birthday, followed by artillery and tanks, but it refrained from displaying the intercontinental ballistic missiles that have seen it hit with sanctions.

Gordhan: Eskom should be allowed to compete in the renewable space

2018-08-29 05:45

The draft Integrated Resources Plan is a "game changer" for South Africa’s electricity landscape and Eskom should get the chance to participate, says Public Enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan.


The case for (coal and nuclear) megaprojects

2018-12-31 06:00

Megaprojects - including major new coal and nuclear power stations - can give the economy a much-needed boost, says Rob Jeffrey.

Macron vows to stay course on climate after France protests

2018-11-27 22:13

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday tried to take the heat out of mass anti-government protests.

NATO urges Russia to comply by nuclear treaty

2018-11-01 13:25

NATO on Wednesday urged Russia to comply fully with a Cold War nuclear weapons treaty after US President Donald Trump announced he wanted to pull out of the deal.

Nuclear power still viable for SA's energy mix - industry

2018-10-07 08:14

South Africa’s nuclear industry will ask government to bring back the 9.6GW of nuclear energy into the country’s energy mix.

Seoul: North Korea estimated to have 20 - 60 nuclear weapons

2018-10-02 10:17

A top South Korean official has told lawmakers that North Korea is estimated to have up to 60 nuclear weapons.

Iran denies Israeli accusation of 'secret atomic warehouse'

2018-09-28 19:31

Iran has dismissed an Israeli accusation of it harbouring 'secret atomic warehouse'.

Two Koreas open joint liaison office in North - pool report

2018-09-14 12:01

North and South Korea have opened a joint liaison office in the Northern city of Kaesong as they knit closer ties ahead of President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-09-10 05:21

Watch our playlist of the top 5 most talked about videos for today, 10 September 2018.

Nuclear is still there

2018-09-02 06:01

Although the new Integrated Resource Plan is seen as a big improvement, its pricing structure, especially concerning new coal stations, is seen as implausible.

US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal

2018-08-13 08:07

The US ambassador in London is urging Britain to back US President Donald Trump in pulling out of the Iran nuclear agreement, saying a united front is the best way to persuade Tehran to change course

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