Burglars hit same Kirkwood house four times

Seven burglars who allegedly broke into a Kirkwood house four times over Easter weekend – and set the house on fire - have been arrested.

Nine people were killed after a mudslide destroyed a home in Chatsworth, south of Durban

South Africa’s medicine regulator is working closely with the police to clamp down on illegal sales ...

Minister liable for attack by escapee


With three women warders to 31 inmates, escaping from St Albans Prison was a walk in the park for a convicted rapist, ...

Early B strikes it big at Ghoema awards


Port Elizabeth-born Afrikaans hip-hop artist Earl Swartz, better known by his stage name Early B, has a lot to ...

Department hit with 'countless' legal complaints after Driehoek collapse


The Gauteng education department has been inundated with legal complaints following the tragedy that claimed the lives ...

Interactive maps, rich data & more: visit our elections website now


Use our elections website to browse past results for your area on our nifty interactive maps, or check your ...

FF+ goes to Electoral Court to have BLF deregistered as political party


The Freedom Front Plus has approached the Electoral Court to have the Black First Land First (BLF) deregistered as a ...

Pravin Gordhan fires off legal demand for proof after 'untrue' collusion claim


There is no basis in fact for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's assertion that responses to her investigation into ...

Electoral systems need urgent reform. South Africa is no exception


The long running political soap opera unfolding in Westminster over a decision taken two years ago in a referendum to ...

President Ramaphosa jets to flood-hit KZN as litter crisis looms


President Cyril Ramaphosa has flown to KwaZulu-Natal on his return from Egypt to assess flood damage and review the ...

Homeless, cold and destitute


Huddled in a small, cold bungalow, four Uitenhage women sit and talk about their uncertain future.

Tributes pour in for respected cleric


Tributes are pouring in following the death of liberation struggle theologian Bishop Nkosinathi Vika, of the Ethopian ...

Mantashe, you are not welcome – anti-mining group


The Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) has drawn a line in the sand, vowing that all hell will break loose should mineral ...

Jim will smash ‘ANC pact with white capital’


Swapping his overalls for military-style camouflage trousers and a white golf shirt, unionist-turned politician Irvin ...

Defence force joins rescue mission in flood-ravaged Port St Johns


The South African national defence force (Sandf) has been called in to help deal with the damage caused by torrential ...


One of the worst floods in recent history has claimed more than 50 lives in KwaZulu-Natal and the devastation is widespread across the province. President Cyril Ramaphosa visited affected families to assess the damage. Subscribe to TimesLIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TimesLive

Homes destroyed, lives lost - KZN floods leave a trail of devastation

One of the worst floods in recent history has claimed more than 50 lives in KwaZulu-Natal and the devastation is widespread across the province. President Cyril Ramaphosa visited affected families to assess the damage. Subscribe to ...


Fuel price hikes batter economy

South Africans should brace themselves for further fuel price increases at the end of April and this is according to recent unaudited mid-month data released ...

Racist medical myths persist with SA’s diseased apartheid mentality

A study on TB and coloured women shows the medical fraternity is still linking race or ethnicity to a particular affliction

Youth still sidelined by ‘elders’

The people who usually call for “the youth to rise” or for “communities on the ground” to decide the fate of our democracy are not entirely honest.

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Chelsea manager Sarri charged with misconduct

The 60-year-old Chelsea Manager, Maurizio Sarri, has until Friday to answer to the misconduct charge.

Kermit Erasmus was provoked‚ says City coach ...

Craig Martin cancelled out a Tendai Ndoro goal to earn a point for City that is likely not enough to keep them in the ...

Consumer confidence plummets to lowest since 2017

The consumer confidence index, compiled by FNB and the BER at Stellenbosch University, fell sharply to two index points ...

Streaming services win battle over Oscars cinema rule

In a win for Netflix, Amazon and other internet streaming services, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has ...

Heavy rains in Uganda kill 17 children, one adult

Heavy rains have hit eastern Uganda destroying homes and crops, and leaving 17 children and one adult dead, the Red ...

OPINION | All must play their part to save this country

South Africa has failed to capitalise on its strengths so far.