Independence you can trust
24 August 2016 15:42 (South Africa)
Wired World

Abbas tells Obama he'll seek Palestinian UN upgrade, defying US

  • Reuters
    reuters_twitter_avatar_normal
    Reuters

    Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent informatiom for businesses and professionals. It combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, healthcare, science and media markets.

C:\fakepath\abbas

I'm going back to law, where I started - Madonsela

By News24

Anti-Kabila strike 'cripples' Kinshasa – report

By News24

Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake hits Myanmar: USGS

By AFP

Dozens dead as Italy struck by powerful quake

By AFP

Speedy new Tesla boasts range topping 300 miles

By AFP

British woman killed, man hurt in stabbings in Australia

By AFP

Pound gains but rand plunges on finance minister probe

By AFP

North Korea test-fires sub-launched missile close to Japan

By AFP

Syria regime, Kurds agree truce in Hasakeh

By AFP

Paralympics: Russia loses ban appeal

By AFP

Cricket: South Africa, New Zealand Test washout

By AFP

Early ANC elective conference not a bad idea - Mantashe

By News24

Olympics: Sponsors drop Lochte after Rio scandal

By AFP

Trump demands closure of 'corrupt' Clinton Foundation

By AFP

Israel launches 'dozens' of Gaza strikes, draws Turkish ire

By AFP

In fresh blow to ANC, opposition takes power in Johannesburg

By AFP

EFF will regret voting with DA if things go wrong - Parks Tau

By News24

2 dead as ANC, SACP tensions spill out onto the streets of Inchanga

By News24

Pokemon's a no-go on Bangkok's roads

By AFP

ArcelorMittal to pay $110m fine for price fixing in S.Africa

By AFP

Tennis: Murray upset, Kerber denied No. 1 ranking in Cincy

By AFP

China opens longest glass bottom bridge in world

By AFP

Rio police seize passports in raid on Irish Olympics office

By AFP

Olympics: 'Marvellous' Rio flames out as Super Abe takes baton

By AFP
Photo: Mo Farah of Great Britain celebrates winning the men's 5000m Final race of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Athletics, Track and Field events at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 20 August 2016. EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON

There's Mo stopping him! Farah does the double-double by taking gold in the 5000m

By AFP
Photo: JP Pietersen of South Africa (r) celebrates try embraced by Warren Whiteley and Adriaan Strauss (l) during the Incoming Test Series rugby match between South Africa's and Ireland at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 25 June 2016. EPA/GAVIN BAERKER

Last-grasp try spares Boks' blushes against Argentina

By AFP
Photo: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 20/08/2016. Mari Rabie (RSA) of South Africa competes. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Rio 2016: USA's Jorgensen wins women's triathlon gold medal, SA's Rabi ends 11th

By AFP
Photo: Usain Bolt, of Jamaica poses on the lap of honour after winning the men's 4x100m relay final race of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Athletics, Track and Field events at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 19 August 2016. EPA/YOAN VALAT

Solid gold Bolt bows out of the Olympics as “immortal”

By AFP
Vivian Jepkemoi Cheruiyot of Kenya celebrates on the podium after winning the gold medal in the women's 10,000m final during the Beijing 2015 IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium, also known as Bird's Nest, in Beijing, China, 25 August 2015. EPA/WU HONG

Kenya's Vivian Cheruiyot takes gold in women's 5000m with new Olympic Record

By AFP