Johannesburg, South Africa News
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2 hrs ago | Penn State
Graduate acting class to give 'Blood at the Root' its international debut in June; performances start March 25 in State College, Pa.
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6 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times
Oscar Pistorius argued with a police officer then fired his gun through his car's open sunroof, a court was told.
9 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
A low-lying bridge has washed away in Mabopane, Pretoria, after heavy rains resulted in flooding in various parts of Gauteng.
13 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Forbes survey found women drivers more frequently extended their middle finger at the source of their road frustrations than their male counterparts.
14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
THE STABLE THEATRE: All Gone is a true-life drama co-scripted by Thami Sikhosana and Bongani Mbatha, directed by Sikhosana and starring Mbatha.
15 hrs ago | HIV and Hepatitis
Improvements in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in South Africa are not translating into a reduction in maternal deaths due to HIV infection, according to a 15-year review of data from a large district referral hospital in Johannesburg, researchers reported at the 21st Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections last ... (more)
16 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
In the last few weeks, a terrible tragedy has been unfolding right beneath the feet of Johannesburgers.
This according to the Gauteng chairman of the African Christian Democratic Party, Meshack van Wyk, who said alternative routes were being damaged by increased traffic volumes.
Vibrant. Unstoppable. High energy. Those are the words Shimmy Jiayne uses to describe the Soweto Gospel Choir, which will perform Friday at Benedicta Arts Center at the College of St. Benedict.
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early Saturday morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.
The South African judge presiding over the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has issued unusually restrictive bans on media coverage, calling those in the legal community to question if the Paralympic sprinter is getting special treatment.
With the diplomatic ball firmly back in South Africa's court following the expulsion of six of its diplomats from Rwanda, the department of international affairs on Monday persisted in its silence on the matter.
Zakes Hadebe's minibus taxi has nearly half a million kilometers on the clock, a broken speedometer and a fuel gauge he struggles to keep just above empty.
Jacob Zuma's tenure should be marked by a foreign policy that can at best be described as being schizophrenic, writes Kameel Premhid .
An Islamic organisation has voiced its disgust on Friday after a 10 year-old-boy was assaulted and molested at mosque in Lenasia.Earlier reports said the boy was assaulted at a church, but according to Jamiatul Ulama South Africa the incident happened at a mosque in Lenasia's Extension 11. Jamiatul Ulama South Africa general secretary Moulana E I ... (more)