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DA leader Mmusi Maimane is likely to face frustration and isolation within the party following the election of his… user @NyamsieM, username Kumkanikazi, on Saturday reported what she claims happened at the De Wet Road gues… Town taxi operators have remained adamant that their fines and warrants be scrapped as more disruptions to tra… Kiffness, real name David Scott, dropped the now-viral video on Thursday summing up the struggles on power cuts… No load shedding is expected on Monday and the probability of load shedding remains low for the rest of the…
OPINION: Police song and dance against GBV all good - but hardly enough, says Kevin Ritchie load shedding is expected on Monday and the probability of load shedding remains low for the rest of the week, s… How does David Kramer understand the pain and the agony of Cape Flats life in such a profound manner and r… people were killed when a minibus taxi veered out of control and plunged nearly a kilometre down a steep embank… Botswana president Ian Khama, annoyed with his hand-picked successor, has announced his support for the oppo… prophet Shepherd Bushiri has denounced the ongoing spate of gender-based violence in South Africa. officers in Gauteng have arrested a woman who allegedly conspired with five accomplices to commit a house ro… inquiry raid on Gupta-linked businessman was unlawful, says judge 2 Date: 20 October 2019 No loadshedding is expected on Monday, 21 October 2019, and the probability of…
Retweeted by IOL NewsThe history teacher and water polo coach at the centre of the sex scandal rocking Bishops Diocesan College was the… United ended Liverpool's 100 percent start to the Premier League season – and their 17 match winning str… church ‘dealing with priest’ who had an affair Maimane says DA is united behind building one SA for all high school security assistant Marlon Anderson said he lost his job after condemning the use of the n-wor… COSAS has slammed the FSCA for its October 9 2019 raids of Sekunjalo offices in Cape Town, saying the move smac… leader to children of struggle stalwarts: The ANC owes you nothing Maimane congratulates Helen Zille on election as DA FedEx chair' Mosa Lebusa’s journey to the top is an inspiration, writes @Minenhlecr7 forwards flex their muscles to end @JRFURugby #Japan's #RWC2019 party at #RWCTokyo, writes… are aligning for @EnglandRugby ahead of their #RWC2019 semi-final clash against the @AllBlacks says former co… wasn't easy but @Springboks power ends @JRFURugby #Japan's fairytale run in @rugbyworldcup quarter-final at… up for the @Springboks at #RWC2019 The semi-final vs @WelshRugbyUnion Sunday 27 October 2019 at 11am#RWC2019: @FranceRugby question @WelshRugbyUnion winning try but no dispute over red card. wasn't as easy as the scoreline shows, but the @Springboks will win this #RWC2019 QF against @rugbyworldcup host… says Justice minister’s stance on Khaya Cekeshe case is illegal Kong police and protesters exchanged tear gas and petrol bombs as an illegal anti-government march that attrac… Department of Social Development has denied using the image of former president Jacob Zuma in an anti-gender-ba… DA has called on Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi to investigate allegations of the mistreatment of school…, @Irv87 Van Zyl shoot to victory in #CapeTown's @GunRunSA By: @StephenGranger3 on the brink of emergence of black female distance runners, writes Matshelane Mamabolo #Tshiliboy ‘pathetic’ - former skipper Graeme Smith By: @shockerhess @IOLsport #INDvSA's half-time in #RWCTokyo and @JRFURugby is holding the @Springboks to a mere 2 point lead. #SouthAfrica 5-3… 's Rohit hits maiden double ton as #India declare on 497-9 against #Proteas #INDvSA @IOLSport Matt Todd likely to miss @EnglandRugby #RWC2019 semi-final with shoulder injury. @IOLSport DA leader Helen Zille has emerged as the new chairperson of the party's federal council following a fierce c… parties and Parliament are demanding answers from Eskom on the power crisis, with calls for further scrut… sharply rejected accusations of committing war crimes in northern Syria, dismissing them as being part of de… prominent Durban orthopaedic surgeon died on Thursday after being stabbed in the neck. DA leader Helen Zille has emerged as the new chairperson of the party's federal council following a a fierce… wins #JapaneseGrandPrix as #Honda take constructors' title. says additional power generating units expected to return to service on Sunday farming activist Nazeer Sonday does not represent the PHA or any of the commercial farmers, say 16 commerc… total of 4097 patients are on the waiting lists for surgery at the George Mukhari Hospital in northwest Gauteng,… @WelshRugbyUnion overhaul @FranceRugby to reach @rugbyworldcup semis after #Vahaamahina red card.… @Springboks will stop @JRFURugby in their tracks today, predicts @IOLSport rugby writer @jacq_west #RWC2019 thundering @Springboks will have too much power over @JRFURugby So says @IOLSport 's @MikeGreenaway67;s the match says referee Jaco Peyper at #RWCOita @WelshRugbyUnion will take this #RWC2019 quarterfinal matc… Cyril Ramaphosa could face tough questions this week as political parties and parliament demand answers o… in the North West condemned the stabbing of a Grade 12 school pupil at Kebonang Secondary School in Mmabatho,… Africa top Pool B at Tusker @SafariSevens in #Nairobi #Safari7s @IOLSport @JRFURugby are the ‘rising sons’ of @WorldRugby - @Springboks skipper Siya Kolisi By: @jacq_west the Japanese fairytale, the @springboks will win this comfortably, says @mark_keohane @IOLsport #RWC2019 #Mallorca claim stunning win over #RealMadrid called by referee Jaco Peyper at #RWCOita and it's @FranceRugby ahead of @WelshRugbyUnion by 10-19 #RWC2019 @IOLsportMichael Cheika to stand down as @Wallabies coach after @RugbyWorldCup exit. @IOLSport PM Boris Johnson sends unsigned letter to EU asking for Brexit delay black couple have expressed their dismay over an alleged racist incident that occurred at a Cape Town guest house. analysts warned that the outcome of the proxy leadership battle would leave the DA battered and difficult… first #RWC2019 match of the day and the third QF match coming up from #RWCOita next: @WelshRugbyUnion v @FranceRugby @IOLsportBlow for @WelshRugbyUnion as Jonathan Davies ruled out of #RWC2019 quarter-final against @FranceRugby @IOLSport @Springboks Handre Pollard ready to put the boot in on #Japan's hope. By: @ashfakmohamed says there will no load shedding on Sunday, so South Africans will be able to watch the Springboks take on Ja… Think twice about aspiring to become the president of your country, your city’s mayor or the head honcho o… There must be some extremely worried people about General Jeremy Vearey’s chances of becoming the next Wes… 2 Date: 19 October 2019 No loadshedding planned for tomorrow, but the system remains constrained and v…
Retweeted by IOL NewsSports writer @mark_keohane predicts that the #Springboks will win today's quarterfinal by 20 points. Do you agree?…
Pirates beat Stellies to advance in TKO king calls for unity during Diwali celebrations at his royal palace Women protest in Paris against deadly domestic violence UK lawmakers vote to delay final Brexit decision again So far Bishops has established that four boys may have had a sexual relationship with their teacher and wate…'s district development model to fast track service delivery Thinking so much is a problem in a country such as South Africa, where people are often encouraged not to… calls for more volunteers for busy season sweat for cup win over City, emerge 4-2 penalty shoot-out victors launch manhunt for foreign national in car parts crimes breakthrough in Port Elizabeth retirement home murders DA can’t afford to have General Vearey as Cape’s top cop Fred Khumalo new novel retraces the steps of 7 000 mineworkers impact of violent crime on the Western Cape's health services desperate for murderer to disclose where Lee's body is your personal info at risk when you scan at private estates? peacekeepers lead the way in conflict regions climate change will hit healthcare sector SA photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed’s new plea for help interior designer scoops global award prepared for physical battle against Springboks police response leads to two business robbery suspects nabbed meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Durban top brass worried as criminal elements crawl into SAPS recruitment drive top brass worried as criminal elements crawl into SAPS recruitment drive wants court to unmask the person calling him a rapist where Ninow raped child safer than ever, says owner'm tired of being underestimated by society, says Kelly Khumalo turns to court after damaging rape claims on social media through 'HELP SURVIVORS' tweets