Education dept raises pass marks

The basic education department has raised the pass mark for Grades 7, 8 and 9 pupils for 2014.

More load shedding a possibility

Eskom says although the power grid remains severely constrained, load shedding will not be implemented during the early parts of this week.

Dewani trial heads for showdown

The Western Cape High court will hear arguments over whether Shrien Dewani should be discharged and acquitted.

Dept probes Oscar favouritism claims

The department of correctional services has denied a news report that Oscar Pistorius is receiving preferential treatment at Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria.