Newsflashes

3 December, 2013
Civil society groups to push a human rights agenda at the international diamond trade watchdog, the Kimberley Process, are being undermined by some of the key beneficiaries of the sector, including ZANU PF, writes Bell
3 December, 2013
Petition has started to impeach President Jacob Zuma over Nkandla scandal
3 December, 2013
Nelly 'Makhulu' Johnson is honoured by peers for her outstanding service in her community
3 December, 2013
The recent development of new and stronger HIV/AIDS drugs ensures that HIV becomes easier to live with
3 December, 2013
Activists in Mpumalanga partake in a silent march with the aim of drawing attention to HIV/AIDS related issues
27 November, 2013
The SABC is to utilise all 18 radio stations and four television channels to highlight the serious issue of violence against women and children
27 November, 2013
Several major environmental groups, including Greenpeace and World Wildlife Fund, walked out of United Nations climate talks in Warsaw
27 November, 2013
Economic growth which fails to create decent and sufficient jobs is unsustainable, says UNCTAD
27 November, 2013
AU worried about the unconcern towards electoral processes among African youth
27 November, 2013
The estimated 1.61 billion people who log into social networking every month will increase to approximately 2.33 billion by 2017
27 November, 2013
Swaziland rights groups have called for the amendment of a terrorism law aimed at silencing opposition
27 November, 2013
HRW warns that Zimbabwe’s capital Harare is at risk of repeating a cholera outbreak five years ago that killed over 4 200 people
27 November, 2013
Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory plays a vital role in preserving part of South Africa’s heritage, says President Zuma
27 November, 2013
SANEF condemns assault on journalist by President Zumas VIP protection unit
27 November, 2013
Two University of the Witwatersrand scientists have made major strides in the quest of finding a vaccine to prevent the HIV infection