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Alexandra clinic opening called off over protests
Alexandra clinic opening called off over protests
News

Protesters burnt tyres, City of Joburg flags and refuse while blocking roads in a bid to stop Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba ...

7h
Metro cops to protect Pikitup workers after [email protected] protests
Metro cops to protect Pikitup workers after [email protected] protests
Crime & Courts

The JMPD and Pikitup will work together to ensure the safety of about 600 Pikitup workers following the recent [email protected] protest.

12h
Rape accused cops still on the beat
Rape accused cops still on the beat
Crime & Courts

Three Ekurhuleni cops are still performing official duties despite one being convicted of rape, another going on trial for ...

30h
Evicted traders accuse officials of accepting bribes
Evicted traders accuse officials of accepting bribes
Gauteng

More than 200 Joburg informal traders claim they have been forcefully evicted from the busy Noord Street linear market.

30h
Search for child who fell into giant sinkhole delayed
Search for child who fell into giant sinkhole delayed
Gauteng

The search for a five-year-old boy who fell into a sinkhole in the Jerusalema informal settlement has been postponed because the ground is unstable.

33h
Mr President, here's how to create a dream cabinet
Mr President, here's how to create a dream cabinet
Opinion

Mr President, as a concerned citizen, I have names for you to consider for a dream cabinet, writes Marius Oosthuizen.

34h
Maimane and marchers call for Makhura to go
Maimane and marchers call for Makhura to go
Politics

DA leader Mmusi Maimane took the fight over the Life Esidimeni tragedy to Gauteng Premier David Makhura’s doorstep when he led a protest march today.

1 day ago
Sassa boss suspended
Sassa boss suspended
Politics

The social grants tender debacle has claimed its first scalp with the suspension of SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) boss Thokozani Magwaza.

1 day ago
Cartoonist Dov Fedler had a knack of drawing us together
Cartoonist Dov Fedler had a knack of drawing us together
Opinion

Today cartoonist Dov Fedler leaves The Star after a career that has spanned SA's - and indeed the globe’s - darkest days ...

1 day ago
KFC for convicts: MEC defends decision
KFC for convicts: MEC defends decision
Crime & Courts

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has defended her decision to spend R60 000 to treat prisoners to a KFC meal.

2 days ago
Where does Africa stand amid the change?
Where does Africa stand amid the change?
Opinion

Rudolf du Plessis says 2017 will be an unusual year for Africa as its largest trading partners, China and America, are undergoing major transitions.

2 days ago
Gordhan's silence on nuclear a good sign
Gordhan's silence on nuclear a good sign
Opinion

By downplaying the energy sector, the minister signalled that there is no need to react to exaggerated energy crisis talk, writes Hartmut Winkler.

2 days ago
Need for clear vision on education
Need for clear vision on education
Opinion

Barney Pityana writes that #SONA2017 failed to give the nation a vision and a new, higher imagination about the intrinsic value of higher education.

2 days ago
Look in the mirror before columnising
Look in the mirror before columnising
Opinion

Space-filling or preening egos won't win lost readers back, writes Denis Beckett

2 days ago
JMPD and SAPS join forces to tackle xenophobia
JMPD and SAPS join forces to tackle xenophobia
Crime & Courts

The Joburg Metro Police Department says it is on high alert and is working closely with the SAPS in containing any possible xenophobic attacks.