MPs concerned about Home Affairs contract for visas

The Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs wants the renewal of a contract to outsource the processing of visas reviewed, likening it to the controversial Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) contract.  On Tuesday, the committee resolved to…

SA-German man who died in Ethopian Airlines crash…

German-South African citizen Max Thabiso Edkins, who died in an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash, has been remembered for his passion for the environment and fighting climate change. The 35-year-old worked as a Communications Officer for…

Maimane prepared to open DAs books to show…

Weeks before a new law comes into effect, prompting registered political parties to reveal their donor lists to the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC), DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the party is ready to share…

Gupta naturalisation still a mystery, but the truth…

Where the Gupta family members' applications for early naturalisation were processed "is still a mystery". On Tuesday, the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs continued with its inquiry into the early naturalisation of Ajay Gupta, his…

WATCH: Voting to start for Theresa Mays Brexit…

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier warned British lawmakers Tuesday against the "dangerous illusion" that they could benefit from a transition period even without a proper divorce deal. As British MPs prepared to vote…

UK PM May risks defeat in historic Brexit…

London - Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal faced a likely defeat in an historic parliamentary vote Tuesday that risked pitching Britain into the unknown just 17 days before its scheduled split from the European…

Several commuters injured in Boksburg train accident

Sixteen people were injured when a train derailed in Boksburg on Tuesday afternoon, Gauteng paramedics said. Three train carriages were found to have derailed at the Elandsfontein train station around 16:20, said Netcare 911's Shawn…