Court has no say over nuclear treaty with Russia, says state

'What makes the Russian agreement so special? Nuclear technology is something you cannot get off of the shelves of the supermarket'

1 day ago
Mathews Phosa v Edward Zuma: The silliest spat in politics

'You are a traitor and you need to be told because money has come into your head and you think you are everything'

3 days ago
Watch: Heavy rains, floods, batter South Africa

Heavy rainfall and flooding has been reported across much of South Africa this week. A large tropical trough is letting moisture-laden air flow across SA’s ...

3 days ago
Essential reading on BusinessLIVE Premium to kick-start budget week

Justice Malala warns that there are ominous signs that Pravin Gordhan may lose his job as the budget speech looms

5 days ago
Cape Town water abusers to be publicly named and shamed from Monday - De Lille

'The identities of all customers who pay admission-of-guilt fines or who appear in court regarding contravention of level 3b water restrictions will be made ...

8 days ago
Brace yourself for tropical storm Dineo

''Dineo is also quite likely to undergo a final surge of intensification‚ just before arriving over land and there is a good 'chance that it will reach ...

10 days ago
The police budget is smaller than spending on private security

'There is R75-billion being spent [by] South Africans so that they can feel safe. Is this too much or too little money? Is it being optimally deployed?'

10 days ago
Why you should subscribe to BusinessLIVE Premium for R4 a day

In a world where “alternative facts” and fake news are undermining the trustworthiness of the media, more and more readers are turning to our trusted media ...

10 days ago
Zuma: Criminals don't get prosecuted in South Africa

'Is it because they have got good lawyers? Or is because the law is not more in favour of the citizens or the law is weaker?'

10 days ago
ALERT: Water shutdown for huge swathe of Joburg

Taps will run dry in the wider Randburg area due to a damaged pipe line on Washington Drive in Northriding‚ affecting the Linden 1 and 2‚ Kensington B and ...

11 days ago
After night of drama, police release private investigator O'Sullivan

'Us agreeing to release Mr O'Sullivan does not mean we'll not arrest him in the future'

11 days ago
It was the night before Christmas and the SABC bosses were signing contracts ...

The company, Infonomix, was paid R5.1-million for redesigning seven SABC websites as part of a five-year contract

12 days ago
Police rubber bullet kills 11-year-old

'The allegation is that he was shot with a rubber bullet. He was admitted to a hospital in Bela Bela‚ and later transferred to Polokwane where he died'

15 days ago
Damning details in the report Eskom didn't want you to see

'In one case‚ R4.2-million worth of coal from a nearby mine ended up costing R13.4-million after additional costs were added to the amount owed'

15 days ago
How parliamentary security has tripled over ten years

'The employment of SANDF personnel at Parliament has never before been referred to or approved by the joint standing committee on defence‚ as required by the ...

16 days ago
Zuma deploys army to 'keep law and order' at State of Nation

Four hundred and forty one members of the South African National Defence Force will be deployed until Friday‚ the presidency said in a statement

17 days ago
Call for probe into Dudu Myeni's spending spree

The documents show trips totaling R678‚761 on five-star hotels‚ business-class travel‚ hotel room service and a limousine ride

19 days ago
Hlaudi makes himself available for 'government position'

'I want to serve South Africans‚ not political parties. I want to serve the people of South Africa'

22 days ago
Public Protector to oppose Zuma State Capture application - for now

Mkhwebane said she has filed a notice to oppose Zuma's application to comply with court rules

23 days ago