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Icasa lays charges against SABC over 'protest policy'
On May 26, the broadcaster banned the airing of footage of violent protests on its television stations.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:09:00 +0200)

Committee that recommended Hawks boss Ntlemeza was 'ill-equipped', court hears
The Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law want Ntlemeza's appointment declared irrational and unlawful, and set aside.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:13:00 +0200)

SABC walkout 'disgusting' – Jackson Mthembu
The ANC chief whip blasted the broadcaster's chairperson for the 'utter disrespect he continues to demonstrate against Parliament'.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:38:00 +0200)

Time Magazine names Donald Trump person of the year
The United States president-elect says the accolade means a lot to him.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:03:00 +0200)

WATCH LIVE: Cyril Ramaphosa fields questions in Parliament
The deputy president responds to questions on the minimum wage and the relationship between the legislature and executive in the National Assembly.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:30:00 +0200)

WATCH LIVE: SABC board chairperson, Prof Mbulaheni Maguvhe addresses the media
SABC board chairperson, Prof Mbulaheni Maguvhe addresses the media
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:59:00 +0200)

#DataMustFall report suggests telcos could be forced to spin off wholesale arms
The report, which was tabled on 15 November and will be considered by parliament when it reconvenes next year.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:00:00 +0200)

​Gupta dealings are small change
Commercial tax evasion has cost emerging economies trillions of dollars, but even they are guilty of doing it.
(Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Enough is enough: Gambians put faith in democracy after ousting Yahya Jammeh at polls
Jammeh had tightened his hold on power with the help of the National Intelligence Agency, which protects state security by conducting covert probes.
(Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:56:00 +0200)

Court of Arbitration for Sport maintains Sepp Blatter ban
Blatter was banned from all soccer-related activity last December along with then-European soccer boss Michel Platini.
(Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:55:00 +0200)

Embattled Barça pin hopes on captain
Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez will be also be hoping to shine during Saturday’s El Clásico.
(Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Survey: Quarter of Europeans say rape can be justified
One in four people living in the EU say rape may be justified "under certain circumstances", according to a new report.
(Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:09:00 +0200)

Colombia plane crash brings tragic halt to fairytale rise of soccer club Chapecoense
The crash involving a plane carrying the Brazilian football team marked the latest in a long line of such incidents that have struck the sport.
(Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:04:00 +0200)

How Fidel Castro changed Cuba: A small island at the centre of the world
Love him or loathe him, the Cuban leader's legacy cannot be denied.
(Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:34:00 +0200)

Ball-tampering a Faf about nothing
Shining the ball has long been cricketing custom, but it will now have to be addressed officially.
(Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Nigeria's lesbians to challenge Act that prohibits same-sex marriage
They say a recent law violates the Constitution and that it has fuelled violence against queer people.
(Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

​Curbing ‘big men’ may stem exodus
One of the reasons for Francophone Africa’s mass migration to France is leaders who refuse to go.
(Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Liberians doubt General Butt Naked's altruism
Liberians were forgiving of the war’s atrocities but some are still apprehensive
(Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200)