Arsenal ignited their Champions League campaign with a 4-1 thrashing of a feeble Galatasaray side, with Danny Welbeck grabbing a hat-trick in a largely one-sided Group D clash in north London.
Well over a quarter of the people in prisons around the country have not yet been sentenced, according to Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha.
Lawyers advising government on matters relating to the work of the Public Protector should do their jobs in a manner that builds the country, Thuli Madonsela has said.
The NPA has denied claims by EFF leader Julius Malema of interference in his corruption case.
A Mpumalanga magistrate has told a rape suspect he should have asked for sex from an adult instead of forcing himself on a minor.
Orlando Pirates coach Vladimir Vermezovic has described his meeting on Monday with club chairperson Irvin Khoza as nothing unusual amid growing concerns about the security of his job.
South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer has made one change to his starting line-up to face New Zealand in their Rugby Championship clash in Johannesburg on Saturday but he may yet be forced into making another.
The government and business should never be apologetic about implementing affirmative action, says national police commissioner Riah Phiyega.
The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by a lesbian minister who was fired from the Methodist Church of South Africa after announcing her same-sex marriage from the pulpit.
Four gun-toting robbers who held up a man and his daughter in Durban refused an iPhone but instead took her handbag containing a paltry R10.
Iranian Nobel peace laureate Shirin Ebadi, who will boycott a summit in South Africa over its refusal to grant the Dalai Lama a visa, said she was surprised Desmond Tutu had not spoken out about his country’s move.
South Africa has been ranked 80th out of 96 countries in the Global AgeWatch Index this year, HelpAge International said today.
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Tuesday. I’m hanging in a huge tent. I’m waiting for the Commander in Chief. It’s been a long, sweaty wait.
When South Africans wanted details of President Jacob Zuma’s mysterious “rest and relaxation” visit to Russia last month, the response from the highest office was dismissive.