Johannesburg - Ride-hailing app Taxify is going to more than double its South African permanent staff as it moves to challenge Uber with new products and new locations for its services.This week, it launched a local premium service that will aim to..

Dudu Myeni lands plum job as Maswanganyi's adviser - report -…/dudu-myeni-lands-plum…/35801-news

Johannesburg - Only months after Dudu Myeni was removed as South African Airways (SAA) board chairwoman following a string of scandals, she has landed a top job as adviser to Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi, the Sunday Times reported.The..
Youtuber The Waterboy is among many who are giving high school rugby in Australia and New Zealand global attention. Are the stars of the future under our noses? #MyRugbyMoment
DURBAN - KWAZULU-NATAL DA leader Zwakele Mncwango looks set to retain his position when the party elects a new provincial leadership early next year, says a political analyst.Thabani Khumalo said DA politics in the province was "boring because of the..

Healthier African Bank ready to make up for past mistakes -…/healthier-african-ban…/35800-news

After stripping off the band-aid of curatorship last year and relaunching, African Bank, the once ailing micro-lender, is emerging from its recovery and plans to offer existing and new clients products that it hopes will lure them from..

South Africa failing its children, study shows -…/south-africa-failing-…/35799-news

More than a third of children in South Africa have experienced some form of maltreatment including sexual, physical and emotional abuse, according to a latest survey.The South African Child Gauge 2017 also indicated over half of children could not..

City official dismisses charges against her -…/city-official-dismiss…/35793-news

ONE of the City of Cape Town's senior managers facing suspension following allegations of misconduct has dismissed the claims against her as untrue and misleading.Urban development authority commissioner Melissa Whitehead filed a report with the city..

Outcry after patient's body found hanging after three days -…/outcry-after-patients…/35794-news

DURBAN - Medical staff at Durban's Addington Hospital have been accused of gross negligence after the body of a patient, who allegedly committed suicide in a ward's bathroom, was apparently found three days later.The 25-year-old patient, whose..

Taming Trump is key to stable progress globally -…/taming-trump-is-key-t…/35798-news

Western Europe and the US have traditionally been the destinations of choice for investors who want low risk and maximum returns. But those days are over.The Economist Intelligence Unit now says global political risk is centred in the First World,..
Triple-murder accused Henri van Breda and his father clashed over his drug use in the weeks before the brutal murders at the family's Stellenbosch golf estate home in January 2015, claims a new book.In one of many revelations, veteran crime reporter..

Pochettino confident 'suffering' will benefit Spurs -…/pochettino-confident-…/35797-news

Mauricio Pochettino believes his Tottenham Hotspur side are coming of age despite their already-fading hopes of Premier League title glory suffering another setback with a 1-1 draw away to Watford.Saturday's result was Spurs' fourth successive league..

Residents furious over demolition plan in Bo-Kaap -…/residents-furious-ove…/35796-news

BO-KAAP residents are mad about the planned demolition of a building they say has heritage significance for them to make way for an apartment block.Netcovax developers, looking to begin construction at the site that used to house St Monica's Old Age..

Untu to decide on next move after Transnet makes final wage offer -…/untu-to-decide-on-nex…/35792-news

Johannesburg - The United National Transport Union (Untu) is considering a final wage offer by parastatal Transnet, but has not excluded industrial action should its members reject the offer.  Transnet shocked labour on Friday by firstly putting a..
Whenever I behaved badly enough at school to warrant a reprimand, the easy part was accepting the scolding or caning from the principal (yes, corporal punishment was legal).The tough part was having to face the wrath of my disapproving parents after..

Visiting Princeton? Here are must visit eateries -…/visiting-princeton-he…/35790-news

Home to both Princeton University and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, draws smart people from all over the world. That creates a small world of cuisines close together, dozens of Chinese, Indian, Thai, Japanese, Middle..

Miss Universe Demi-Leigh is owning the crown -…/miss-universe-demi-le…/35788-news

Just after being crowned Miss Universe 2017, Demi-Leigh Nel Peters was flown to New York for a jam-packed week of media interviews and photoshoots.Demi will be living in New York for the next year in a pretty swanky pad and will also receive a salary..

UKZN academics unhappy over 'exploitation' -…/ukzn-academics-unhapp…/35789-news

Academics from the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine are dissatisfied with being strong-armed into doing extra duty at public hospitals that faced crisis situations.The academics also claimed that the process to enlist..

James fires Cavs to 11th straight victory, Celtics win -…/james-fires-cavs-to-1…/35787-news

The Cleveland Cavaliers stretched their NBA winning streak to 11 games on Saturday as LeBron James poured it on in the fourth quarter to keep the depleted but desperate Memphis Grizzlies at bay.James, who leads the league in fourth quarter points,..