World 20 May 2013

Frenzied scenes are the order of the day in Venezuelan supermarkets. That's as consumers struggle to get hold of toilet paper. The country has simply run out.

South Africa 20 May 2013

Sanitation issues in Cape Town's informal settlements have once again spilled over into a protest. Gugulethu residents blocked the busy N2 highway with burning tyres during peak morning traffic to vent their frustrations.

South Africa 20 May 2013

Eskom is a step closer towards achieving its goal of producing cleaner energy. The National Energy Regulator has given the power giant the go-ahead to build a wind farm in the Western Cape.

South Africa 18 May 2013

New York, May 17 - South African comedian Trevor Noah performed on David Letterman's late night show. [LNDLclips]

South Africa 17 May 2013

Cellphone footage showing the fire at the Broadacres Shopping Centre in Johannesburg. Several shops were destroyed in Friday night's blaze.

South Africa 17 May 2013

The 33 protesters arrested during a service delivery demonstration in Amsterdam, Mpumalanga have appeared in court. Eight minors have been released into their parents’ care and the remaining locals have been released on R200 bail each.

South Africa 17 May 2013

Although Lonmin miners have returned to their posts, the nearby community is still living in fear, claiming another Marikana massacre could be around the corner.

South Africa 17 May 2013

Sensitivities surrounding cultural traditions are complicating murder investigations in Mpumalanga. The provincial Health MEC says she's not making any headway into the deaths of 23 young men because she's a woman.

South Africa 17 May 2013

The University of KwaZulu-Natal wants to be a dual-medium institution. Starting next year, all first-year students will have to study conversational isiZulu as part of their degrees.

South Africa 17 May 2013

President Jacob Zuma is expected to finally weigh in on Guptagate this weekend. Zuma is expected to shed light on his relationship with the Gupta family at a meeting of the ANC’s national executive committee.