Johannesburg, South Africa News
Local news for Johannesburg, South Africa continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
18 min ago | The Times of Israel
Police in South Africa have arrested an Israeli citizen as well as two Nigerians who attempted to smuggle $9.3 million in cash into the country as part of a possible arms deal, Reuters reported . The three were arrested at Lanseria International Airport outside Johannesburg on September 5, police said Monday, and the money, packed into three suitcases, was confiscated.
18 min ago | The Detroit News
Johannesburg -- Several legal groups in South Africa have expressed concern about threats and harsh criticism of the judge who found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, but not guilty of the more serious charge of murder.
18 min ago | Iol.co.za
JOBURG Ballet's production of La Bayadere is a triumph on various levels. Against all odds, this company has again persisted through the paucity of financial aid.
1 hr ago | Iol.co.za
ZANNE Stapelberg isn't just an exciting and extraordinary performer, she also selects her fellow artists well. It makes sense from an artistic point of view, and one's curiosity is piqued because of what this combo may accomplish artistically.
2 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis
When Trump Plaza opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation. When Trump Plaza opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation.
With only five weeks to go until the big Shabbat of October 24/25, we bring you a round-up of Shabbos Project activities taking place across Latin America. A team in Buenos Aires prepares for the Shabbos Project's October 24/25 weekend..
Check out VIDI, a video-on-demand service launched on 10th. September 2014 by Times Media Group , a major South African media company.
Dutch police released Eliezer Berland, a rabbi who had been arrested because he is wanted for questioning in Israel in connection with alleged sex crimes. Berland, founder of the Shuvu Bonim religious seminary in Israel and a member of the Breslov Hasidic sect, was released Friday.
The brother of slain model Reeva Steenkamp says Oscar Pistorius is a killer and "he got away with it," after a judge acquitted the star athlete of her murder, convicting him of the lesser charge of culpable homicide. "I don't understand the logic of acquitting someone of murder who fires four rounds into a very small toilet cubicle.
Sparks whiz through the air as David Player uses a plasma cutter on a metal plate for a part to be used on armored vehicles. Player is one of 105 people employed at Pegasus Steel, a 103,000-square-foot factory where lasers, water jets and other instruments slice through large sheets of steel to make parts used by the military, maritime, aerospace and transportation industries.
Picture the fearsome creatures of "Jurassic Park" crossed with the shark from "Jaws." Then super-size to the biggest predator ever to roam Earth.
A man walks past an election poster of Jacob Zuma's African National Congress party in the Soweto township of Johannesburg, South Africa Friday, May 9, 2014. South Africa's ruling party condemned Israel as a nation founded on the basis of apartheid, and branded the establishment of the state a crime against humanity.
His wife, Peta-Ann and sons, Andrew, Christopher and Jonathan, and with their families, will greatly miss Tony as a husband, father and grandfather. He was born in Johannesburg in 1939 and educated in Natal where his leadership potential came to the fore at Durban High School and Natal University at a very early age in both the academic and sporting fields.
The chief executive of Ndalo Media and Ndalo Luxury Ventures, Khanyi Dhlomo, at her controversial fashion store Luminance in Hyde Park. Photo: Matthews Baloyi.
12, 2014. . Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux, center, shares a smile with members of the media as he enters the court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Sept.
Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' family has been warned to keep the South African athlete, who has been convicted of culpable homicide, out of trouble till the next month while he awaits sentencing. In its opposition to the extension of Pistorius' 90,765 dollars bail, the State referred to an argument in a Sandton nightclub in July.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 04:37 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC