Two Zimbabwean nationals appeared court for dealing and possession of uncut diamonds worth more than R1.7 million, the Hawks said.
Cosatu said it was alarmed and deeply concerned by the ongoing jobs losses in a number of economic sectors.
Rescue crews say they have found three puppies alive in the rubble of an Italian mountain hotel slammed by an avalanche.
Dam levels in the Western Cape have fallen to below 40 percent and water consumption remained too high, the provincial water department warned.
About 17 children were injured when bees attacked them at a school in Umkomaas, ER24 paramedics have said.
EFF leader Julius Malema said that "grandfather" President Robert Mugabe is no longer capable of discharging his responsibilities.
Equatorial Guinea's opposition denounced the government's decision to welcome exiled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh.
A Johannesburg man faces time in prison after he was caught selling illegal prepaid electricity vouchers in Kagiso, Eskom said in a statement.
Alonzo Jonkerman, who suffers from Down Syndrome, will be the first child with special needs to attend a public school in the Western Cape.
A suspected gang leader has been arrested for allegedly being in possession of a drug stash worth R100 000.
The lack of educational attainment was the largest factor contributing to poverty among the youth, according to Statistician General Dr Pali Lehohla.
A pastor has been summoned to court after a neighbour complained about noisy beggars who come to his soup kitchen.
It's been a tumultuous few days across Gauteng with several crime-related incidents keeping police on high alert.
The DA is up in arms over the alleged spending of R500 000 on a Mercedes-Benz for the mayor of the Mantsopa municipality.
A 45-year-old Kempton Park man is accused of raping his daughters as well as impregnating his niece.