Newsflashes

25 July, 2014
South African government ignored recommendations after the TRC and damaged South Africans’ chances of reconciliation
25 July, 2014
New study finds that the life-time GHG emissions of shale gas are half that of coal
25 July, 2014
Study reveals that new HIV infections in South African children under five years old have dropped by more than three quarters
25 July, 2014
SAHRC finds a Bloemfontein school's staff guilty of hate speech
25 July, 2014
COSATU encourages motorists to continue to use the highways without paying e-toll bills
21 July, 2014
Emerging economies to push ahead with a development bank to provide alternative funding for the BRICS countries
21 July, 2014
Two government critics have been found guilty of contempt of court in a case that focused attention on human rights in Swaziland
21 July, 2014
The global AIDS-related deaths and new HIV infections have fallen by over a third in a decade, according to the UNAIDS
21 July, 2014
Countries have to test for HIV at least 90 percent of their populations and make sure that 90 percent of HIV positive people are on treatment
18 July, 2014
Government will announce a date for the switch to digital broadcasting within three months
18 July, 2014
OUTA describes the ‘reprieves’ announced by the transport minister as ‘another carrot to entice the public to buy into the ill-conceived scheme’
15 July, 2014
The Transport of Department is ready to clarify any confusion on the e-tolling system in the National Assembly, says Rikhotso
15 July, 2014
Leaders of the BRICS [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa] group of emerging powers are meeting to launch a new development bank and a reserve fund seen as counterweights to Western-led financial institutions.
15 July, 2014
Sub-Saharan Africa is the only developing region that saw the number of people living in extreme poverty rise steadily over the last two decades, latest UN report finds
14 July, 2014
ZLHR launches an urgent application to court challenging the validity of the Toll Roads