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The Star
13 days ago
Youths choose partying over president
Youths choose partying over president

As President Jacob Zuma was delivering his keynote Youth Day address at Orlando Stadium, many partied outside, drinking alcohol freely.

Gauteng
14 days ago
#76AT40: Activist appalled at how memory is cheapened
#76AT40: Activist appalled at how memory is cheapened

An activist of the 1976 Soweto Student Uprising has criticised Youth Day commemorations, saying Khotso Seatlholo, Hector ...

The Star
14 days ago
#76AT40: The new truth of SA’s youth [PICS]
#76AT40: The new truth of SA’s youth [PICS]

The Star’s photographic team reveal portraits of young people of today, either still engaging in their own struggles, or ...

Crime & Courts
14 days ago
Shock over McBride prosecutor’s charges
Shock over McBride prosecutor’s charges

The advocate prosecuting suspended Ipid boss Robert McBride for fraud and defeating the ends of justice is allegedly facing similar charges.

Politics
14 days ago
#76AT40: Has the dream been realised? [VIDEOS]
#76AT40: Has the dream been realised? [VIDEOS]

The Star spoke to youths of different ages to see how they feel the Soweto Uprising has affected their lives and how they ...

Politics
14 days ago
#76AT40: Iconic snap that symbolised uprising
#76AT40: Iconic snap that symbolised uprising

Photographer Sam Nzima believes while that iconic image catapulted him to sudden fame, it also destroyed his life.

Crime & Courts
14 days ago
#OscarPistorius: Walk on stumps under fire
#OscarPistorius: Walk on stumps under fire

Moments after a red-faced Oscar Pistorius was asked to walk across the courtroom without his prosthetic legs, social media ...

Gauteng
14 days ago
Maths guru has his passion figured out
Maths guru has his passion figured out

Francois Schultz has become the youngest person to be awarded a doctorate of applied mathematics at the University of Johannesburg.

Gauteng
15 days ago
Monkeys are cute, says Penny Sparrow
Monkeys are cute, says Penny Sparrow

Estate agent Penny Sparrow has reiterated that to her, monkeys are cute and she does not view the word as a derogatory term.

Crime & Courts
15 days ago
13 protests a day in SA
13 protests a day in SA

A violent protest in Soweto last night over electricity outages is just the latest example of what researchers are calling “rebellion of the poor”.

Crime & Courts
15 days ago
Some left confused by DA’s silent anti-drug march
Some left confused by DA’s silent anti-drug march

Bosmont residents couldn’t agree on whether the silent march against drugs led by DA leader Mmusi Maimane would be of any help.

Politics
15 days ago
Young Communists urge Zuma to disown 'premier league'
Young Communists urge Zuma to disown 'premier league'

President Jacob Zuma has come under fire from the YCLSA which called on him to distance himself from a controversial ANC ...

Crime & Courts
15 days ago
Protesters desperate for some attention
Protesters desperate for some attention

About 1 000 residents of Thembelihle and Vlakfontein blocked the Golden Highway, saying that they were sick and tired of their living situations.

Crime & Courts
15 days ago
NPA deny bungling deaf man’s case
NPA deny bungling deaf man’s case

The National Prosecuting Authority has denied that it failed to place back on the roll the matter of a deaf man whose attacker ...

Gauteng
16 days ago
Northern suburbs at war with Joburg council
Northern suburbs at war with Joburg council

Residents in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg have threatened legal action to stop the city from relocating the Pikitup, ...