Police fired rubber bullets at a group of protesters in Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg, following an attempted land grab in the area.
Serena Williams gave a gallant Maria Sharapova another serving of grand slam heartbreak to win the Australian Open today and bolster her claims to be the all-time greatest player with her 19th major title.
Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere has died in a car accident.
Seven people, including two alleged robbers, have been injured in a shoot-out at a shopping centre in Bedfordview, east of Johannesburg.
Following South Africa’s comprehensive 4-1 One Day International series win against the West Indies, coach Russell Domingo says his team were comfortable being labelled favourites ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup next month.
Mali and Guinea ended their Africa Cup of Nations group campaign with yet another draw and must now await the drawing of lots to see who advances to the quarterfinals.
Former Bafana Bafana captain Neil Tovey says the public needs to be patient with the national football team as they are still a work in progress.
Branislav Ivanovic headed Chelsea into the League Cup final with a 1-0 victory over Liverpool, settling an enthralling semifinal in extra time.
African countries will vote overwhelmingly for Sepp Blatter in this year’s Fifa elections, senior officials said.
A recent sharp drop in new Ebola infections in West Africa is prompting scientists to wonder whether the virus may be silently immunising some people at the same time as brutally killing their neighbours.
Facebook, the world’s largest social network, Instagram and other popular websites suffered temporary outages today and a hacker group associated with other recent high-profile attacks claimed it caused the outages.
Bafana Bafana have made their third goalkeeping change in the Africa Cup of Nations for their must-win final group C encounter against Ghana today.
City Press on Twitter
- MOST READ: Eugene de Kock plotted my assassination, but he deserves parole, says Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza: http://t.co/toSx58Mi3O 3 hours ago
- Boy (4) injured during attempted land grab in Diepsloot: http://t.co/UpubxmfPPC 3 hours ago
- Zuma gives Mxolisi Nxasana inquiry the green light: http://t.co/wjFYqLO7Dd by @CharlduPlessc 4 hours ago
- Serena Williams wins #AustralianOpen for her 19th Grand Slam title: http://t.co/K8cI57GApt 5 hours ago
- Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere killed in car crash: http://t.co/Udz1mgjVao 5 hours ago
I run because I run, and lately it feels like I’ve been running for my life.
From the corridors of Parliament to the beautiful plains of Giyani, the notion of a rainbow nation is sung out as an obvious reality.
Former president Thabo Mbeki made a promise to the world in July 2008.