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- British fighter jets escort diverted plane
British fighter jets were scrambled to escort a Pakistan International Airlines plane to a London airport after an incident onboard.
- Spanish princess faces new tax probe
An investigation into Princess Cristina’s tax returns has been opened after an earlier charge of being an accomplice in a fraud case was dropped.
- Klerksdorp shack dwellers face eviction
The High Court has ordered that alternative accommodation be provided for thousands of illegal squatters occupying private land in Klerksdorp.
Mail & Guardian
- Cosatu tells JMPD to ‘go to hell’ over charge
Cosatu has been asked to make an upfront payment of R200 000, says the Johannesburg Metro police despite the union’s refusal.
- Cosatu could make high court bid for e-toll protest
Cosatu says it is considering approaching the North Gauteng High Court after a lower court halted its e-toll protest.
- Guptagate: Why Waterkloof report won’t fly
Major holes remain in the official document as it fails to explain why senior officials would lie and conveniently ignores certain evidence