Newsflashes

25 August, 2014
The number of rapes this month reached a staggering 45 402 by 20 August 2014, according to Blow the Whistle
25 August, 2014
HSF tells the Constitutional Court that the police minister's powers to suspend the head of the Hawks are too broad and open to abuse
25 August, 2014
WHO sets up a task force with the global airline and tourism industry in an effort to contain the spread of Ebola
25 August, 2014
“Crime can only be successfully fought through an integrated approach between society and government,” says police minister
25 August, 2014
A new SAHRC reports shows a decline in the number of South Africa schools
25 August, 2014
President Jacob Zuma's failure to account properly on the Public Protector's report on his Nkandla homestead shows contempt for Parliament and for the Constitution, argues CASAC
25 August, 2014
ASA dismisses a complaint against a Teazers advertisement allegedly mocking people with bipolar disorder
25 August, 2014
Mugabe urges SADC states to reduce its dependence on foreign aid and to make better use of its natural resources such as minerals and land
25 August, 2014
Zimbabwe is setting-up health ports to strictly monitor visitors coming in via air or land routes and will quarantine them if necessary in a bid to curb a possible Ebola outbreak
18 August, 2014
Madonsela describes South Africa as one of the most unequal societies in the world
18 August, 2014
The JPSA says that instead of condoning ‘abusive behaviour’ on the part of metro police officers, senior JPMD official should ensure that officers comply with the law
18 August, 2014
The AU calls for an explanation regarding the good and the bad of GMOs for Ugandans to decide which path to take
18 August, 2014
The ebola crisis in West Africa is outstripping the ability of aid organisations to stem the epidemic, says MSF
15 August, 2014
The SPCA obtains a court order permitting them to keep animals belonging to Modise, chairperson of the NCOP
15 August, 2014
The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation says more needs to be done to counter racism