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8 days ago
Turkey widens purge after failed coup
Turkey widens purge after failed coup
World

Turkey has detained or suspended 20 000 members of the police, civil service, judiciary and army since last week’s failed coup.

8 days ago
KZN couple in Turkey coup ordeal
KZN couple in Turkey coup ordeal
Kwazulu Natal

Joan and Chris Stoyanov, of Richards Bay, told of their emotional roller-coaster ride when their Istanbul-bound plane was diverted without warning.

8 days ago
Bahrain slams UK, US ‘interference’
Bahrain slams UK, US ‘interference’
World

Bahrain said a court's decision to dissolve the al-Wefaq opposition group was ‘just’ and ‘transparent’.

9 days ago
Turkish air force chief confesses to coup plot
Turkish air force chief confesses to coup plot
World

Former Turkish air force chief Akin Ozturk has confessed to prosecutors his role in plotting the Ankara coup.

9 days ago
Nice attack premeditated: prosecutor
Nice attack premeditated: prosecutor
World

The man who killed 84 people in Nice had recently developed an interest in radical Islam, according to the Paris prosecutor.

9 days ago
Brexit: EU leaders could force May’s hand
Brexit: EU leaders could force May’s hand
International

Several European states want British Prime Minister Theresa May to know that their patience has limits.

9 days ago
#Turkey coup bid: ‘It felt liked the longest night ever’
#Turkey coup bid: ‘It felt liked the longest night ever’
Gauteng

Two South Africans have described the chaos that reigned in Turkey during the failed military coup d’état in the country over the weekend.

9 days ago
Turkey’s failed coup ‘was all fake’
Turkey’s failed coup ‘was all fake’
World

Turkey's failed coup was "staged" by its president so he could further tighten his grip on power, an exiled cleric has suggested.

9 days ago
Police trio gunned down in Baton Rouge
Police trio gunned down in Baton Rouge
World

A former US Marine sergeant was shot and killed after opening fire in an “ambush-style” attack on police in Baton Rouge.

9 days ago
Turkey expands crackdown after failed coup
Turkey expands crackdown after failed coup
World

Turkey rounds up 6 000 people from the armed forces and the judiciary during a search for supporters of the failed coup.

9 days ago
Bastille Day attacker called home first
Bastille Day attacker called home first
World

The man who drove a truck through crowds in Nice last week had contacted his family in Tunisia hours earlier.

10 days ago
Man responsible for #NiceAttack ‘radicalised fast’
Man responsible for #NiceAttack ‘radicalised fast’
World

Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who killed 84 Bastille Day revellers, had been radicalised recently and quickly, according to France's Prime Minister.

10 days ago
Brother says he 'drugged, strangled' social media star
Brother says he 'drugged, strangled' social media star
World

The brother of a Pakistani social media star strangled to death has been arrested for her murder and confessed to killing her "for honour".

10 days ago
Two more nabbed after #NiceAttack
Two more nabbed after #NiceAttack
World

Police in Nice have arrested a man and a woman in connection with the truck attack that killed at least 84 people celebrating Bastille Day.

10 days ago
‘We want the sex industry gone’
‘We want the sex industry gone’
World

Thailand's infamous sex industry is under fire, with the tourism minister pushing to rid the country of its ubiquitous brothels.