Unemployment tackled with Operation Hira
09:46 (GMT+2), Thu, 26 November 2015
As part of the campaign of the Department of Correctional Services' Operation Hira, hundreds of potential employees rushed to the Bloemfontein City Hall on Monday and...
Education reacts to jobs for sale exposé
09:42 (GMT+2), Thu, 26 November 2015
The cash-strapped Free State Department of Education has denied overpayment of teachers in all but one case highlighted by Courant, in a possible jobs for sale...
Mangaung’s city manager expected to resign
09:39 (GMT+2), Thu, 26 November 2015
Mangaung's city manager expected to resign
Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality's city manager, Sibongile Mazibuko, is expected to soon hand over her resignation...
Pay for domestic workers increased
09:31 (GMT+2), Thu, 26 November 2015
The minimum wage for domestic workers is to increase from 1 December 2015. The organiser for the South African Domestic Services and Allied Workers' Union (SADSAWU),...
PROMOTION: Every wheel on your car tells a story
12:28 (GMT+2), Wed, 25 November 2015
Wedding venue? Check. Dresses and suits? Check. DJ, photographer and cake? Check. And not forgetting the all-important wedding ring. Check! It's down to the last few...
Man-made climate change is not a threat at all
15:31 (GMT+2), Tue, 24 November 2015
In the last 18 years, while carbon dioxide (CO2) has risen considerably, there has been no rise in global temperatures. While the planet faces many...
Pay increase for domestic workers
16:34 (GMT+2), Mon, 23 November 2015
The minimum wage for domestic workers will again increase next month, December 1, 2015. The organiser for South African Domestic...
Today in History: 22 November
14:25 (GMT+2), Mon, 23 November 2015
Some of the historical events that took place on November 23rd, which made headlines in the past years:
2014 The cabinet of Israel approves a bill...
Top stories for Bloemfontein Courant
13:55 (GMT+2), Mon, 23 November 2015
Here are the top stories for Bloemfontein Courant from 16 November - 22 November 2015.
Click on an image to open the relevant...
Danish national denied bail in Bloemfontein Court
15:24 (GMT+2), Fri, 20 November 2015
The Danish national, arrested for allegedly storing female genital parts in his freezer, has been denied bail.
Magistrate Marlene Marais has ruled that Peter...
National department intervenes at Pacofs
11:28 (GMT+2), Fri, 20 November 2015
The national Department of Arts and Culture has intervened at the Performing Arts Centre of the Free State (Pacofs) after in-fighting and the exodus of senior officials...
Skoolgeld gaan aansienlik verhoog in 2016
07:13 (GMT+2), Fri, 20 November 2015
Ouers in Bloemfontein sal hulle moet gereedmaak vir 'n aansienlike verhoging in skoolgelde vir 2016. Skole sal hul begrotings met baie meer as inflasie verhoog om by...
FS to start with water-shedding
07:13 (GMT+2), Tue, 17 November 2015
The FS MEC for police, roads and transport has announced water-shedding is expected to be implemented within the next four days.
Visiting Courant on Monday...
PROMOTION: Worn tyres tread on risky ground
15:13 (GMT+2), Mon, 16 November 2015
Weddings and wheels.
While these are not two topics you might ordinarily associate with each other, Duncan and his fiancée Petunia have been travelling far and...