LIVE REPORT: Comrades Marathon 2016

We are live at the 2016 Comrades Marathon, giving you all the updates as the race happens.

The 91st edition of the Comrades Marathon is currently on. With over 20 000 entrants, this year's 89.2km test of endurance and will power promises to be an interesting one.

LIVE REPORT: Comrades Marathon 2016

LIVE REPORT: Comrades Marathon 2016

We are live at the 2016 Comrades Marathon, giving you all the updates as the race happens.

Real Madrid win 11th Uefa Champions League title

Real Madrid win 11th Uefa Champions League title

Cristiano was given the moment of glory to bury the decisive kick in the penalty shoot-out after a hard-fought, competitive match against a brave Atlético Madrid side.
Ackermann to coach an ‘A team’

Ackermann to coach an ‘A team’

Ackermann is currently the most-experienced South African coach in Super Rugby.
Stormers too strong for Cheetahs

Stormers too strong for Cheetahs

The Stormers have picked up their seventh win of the Super Rugby season.

Sensational Lions thrash Bulls

With this, the Lions uphold their stellar Super Rugby run.

New era of Springbok rugby ushered in

Bok coach Coetzee said is and looking forward to start working with his squad.

Comrades Elite: Who to watch

We look at five standout men and women to watch as they contend for titles at the 89.2km ‘down’ run.

SA has no objection to CPJ’s observer status

The Committee to Protect Journalists applied for consultative status through the Ecosoc NGO committee.

your life

Bredwyn van Wyk is stunning in stilettos

Lip- synching, energetic dancing wows co-host and coach Modiselle.

Johnny Depp ordered to stay away from wife over abuse claim

Sources say the couple’s marriage hit the rocks after just three months.

DJ Zinhle hits back at AKA

She threw some very sharp sarcastic barbs AKA’s way today.

More than 1,500 ‘Mad Men’ props up for auction

Feel like slipping between the floral bedsheets on which Don Draper had a threesome? Fancy taking a spin in his convertible or popping the question with Betty’s “silver-colored” engagement ring?

AKA breaks silence on DJ Zinhle

Rapper AKA has finally broken his silence on his much publicised break-up with DJ Zinhle

Twitter lashes out at DJ Zinhle for being ‘spicy’

Euphonik’s #NONKE T-shirt was not such a bad idea until DJ Zinhle bought it, according to Twitter.

Take your soccer skills to the next level

To participate in the talent search, all hopefuls will need to showcase their soccer skills by uploading their videos on vodacomnxtlvl.co.za.

Should Zahara get help?

When you’re famous, you may need a helping hand when it comes to social media.

sport

Real Madrid win 11th Uefa Champions League title

Cristiano was given the moment of glory to bury the decisive kick in the penalty shoot-out after a hard-fought, competitive match against a brave Atlético Madrid side.

Sensational Lions thrash Bulls

With this, the Lions uphold their stellar Super Rugby run.

Stormers too strong for Cheetahs

The Stormers have picked up their seventh win of the Super Rugby season.

SuperSport down Pirates to lift Nedbank Cup

SuperSport United withstood a late rally from Orlando Pirates on Saturday to take home the Nedbank Cup after a thrilling 3-2 win at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.

PSL chairman pays tribute to the late Dumitru

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) Chairman, Irvin Khoza, has paid tribute to the late former Bafana Bafana coach, Ted Dumitru who passed away on Thursday at the age of 76.

Blow by blow: SuperSport United vs Orlando Pirates

Hello and welcome to the Peter Mokaba Stadium where SuperSport United take on Orlando Pirates in the final of the Nedbank Cup.

King Kohli eyes maiden IPL crown for Bangalore

Kohli’s sensational performances have taken some of the pressure off his controversial team-mate Chris Gayle.

Messi scare as Argentina down Honduras

Messi was taken to hospital after he sustained what seemed like a back injury.

business

Vukile Property Fund boosts retail clout

After a year of rousing retail property deals, it shifts focus to offshore markets.

Should money market investors be afraid of a downgrade?

In this advice column Robin Gibson from Harvard House answers a question from a reader who is concerned about the effects of a credit downgrade on her savings.

Business Leadership. Kgalema Mothlante: eliminating the trust deficit

Former president says South Africa can learn lessons from codetermination in Germany.

We need economic cohesion

One of the things that still works quite well in South Africa is the pursuit of individual enterprise.

A third of software in SA is pirated

Despite drop, the value of unlicensed software in use is R4.3 billion.

SA is deindustrialising prematurely – expert

South Africa was one of the poorest performing emerging market countries between 2000 and 2014

DMR found wanting in Mpumalanga

Report says SA’s environmental resources neglected.

Why Uber ‘competitor’ should have consumers rejoicing

And three things it needs to do to compete properly….

world

Gang-rape internet video shocks Brazil

Brazilian police on Friday were investigating the gang-rape of a 16-year-old girl whose attackers boasted about it by posting an online video that has horrified the country.

Kampala bombings mastermind gets life term

A Ugandan court on Friday handed down a life sentence for the mastermind of twin bombings targeting football fans in Kampala that killed 76 people.

Blast inside stone quarry kills 4 in India

Four labourers were killed and another injured seriously following a blast inside a stone quarry on Friday in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, officials said.

Japan’s oldest elephant dies, aged 69

Japanese animal lovers were mourning the death of the country’s oldest elephant, Hanako, on Friday, who passed away “quietly” aged 69 after triggering protests over her captivity.

Trump lays claim to Republican presidential nomination

White House hopeful Donald Trump claimed victory in the Republican nomination race, while shrugging off criticism from the man he aims to replace, President Barack Obama, who blasted the billionaire’s ignorance and arrogant attitude.

Over 100 feared dead in new migrant boat tragedies in Mediterranean

Over 100 migrants were feared dead Thursday after two crowded boats capsized off Libya in separate incidents, with one of the tragedies captured on video that shows dramatic rescues and desperate final moments.

Uganda bombing mastermind and six accomplices found guilty

The Ugandan ringleader of a 2010 bombing by the Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab that killed 76 people in Kampala was found guilty along with six accomplices on Thursday of masterminding one of the region’s worst attacks in decades.

Up to 30 dead in shipwreck off Libya: EU naval force

Up to 30 people are feared dead after a shipwreck off Libya, while about 50 migrants have been rescued from the waves, the EU’s naval force said Thursday.

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