Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
As social media firms ramp up their fight against misinformation, politicians have been largely left exempt. To some, that's a huge problem.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's appearance in Congress next week to testify on the Russia election meddling investigation and allegations of obstruction by President Donald Trump has been postponed, the House Judiciary Committee has announced.
Democratic White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren says that if Donald Trump was not protected by his presidential status, he would be "in handcuffs and indicted" for obstructing the investigation into Russia's 2016 election interference.
Facebook says it has removed 783 Iran-linked pages, accounts and groups from its service for what it calls "coordinated inauthentic behaviour".
Asian markets mostly rose early Wednesday as investors tracked early results from the US midterm elections with Democrats looking on course to win back control of the House, which could impact Donald Trump's legislative agenda.
Facebook said Monday it blocked some 30 accounts on its platform and 85 more on Instagram after police warned they may be linked to "foreign entities" trying to interfere in the US midterm election.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says he doesn't care about alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election because the actions weren't connected to his government.
Markets have already priced in a moderate Trump policy and the effect is not as bad as people may think, an economist says.
US President Barack Obama will serve four more years after his history-making re-election. See all the pictures.
Watch highlights of US President Barack Obama and presidential hopeful Mitt Romney pulling no punches during the second presidential debate in New York on Tuesday.
Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls made proposals ranging from firearm licensing to re-imposing an assault weapons ban at an Iowa gun safety forum Saturday, one week after mass shootings that thrust the country's firearm violence into the presidential race.
Donald Trump says that he would be willing to accept information from a foreign country on his opponent in the 2020 US presidential race.
Biden's entrance triggers new, uglier phase of 2020 Democratic primary season
Facebook is betting that the strategy it adopted to guard against meddling during the 2018 US mid-term elections will work in other countries.
The Democrats gained control over the House of Representatives following the US midterm elections, while the GOP (Republicans) hold on to the Senate.
Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as focus turned to the US midterm elections, which could impact Donald Trump's presidency, while Apple suppliers were hit by reports the tech titan had cancelled plans to ramp up output of its new iPhone.
‘You’re fired!” is the quintessential Donald Trump bark, although he was more business-like this time when he fired the director of the FBI, James Comey. No phone call, no forewarning.
The question being thrown at American executives in London, Hong Kong and Berlin is this: How did Donald Trump become a serious contender for the US presidency?
After intense sparring during the second US presidential debate, both Obama and Romney delivered closing arguments that appealed for votes. Watch.
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has turned a zero-gain mission into a personal headache, claims Simon Williamson.
Cape Town CBDLiberty Financial Advisers
Cape TownTop Vending - Nespresso
Western CapeFull Circle Contact Centre Services (PTY) LTD
R 2 995 000
Apartments / Flats
R 1 550 000
Apartments / Flats
R 6 250 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.