South Africa did a good thing in continued fight for LGBTI rights

It might not be enough to stem the tide of dangerous homo- and transphobia, but let’s applaud good decisions where and when they’re made.


Corruption: a symptom of broken society, and not of inherently broken people

Is a villain truly just that? Is a bad person bad because they do bad things?

13-year-old who fell from train to be buried next to sister

His sister died years ago as a baby before he was born.

Food24's all-you-need restaurant guide for the holidays

Planning on eating out a lot this festive season? Take a look at this epic list of popular spots!

Why adult children stay at home: looking beyond the myths of kidults, kippers and gestaters

The stereotype of a dependent generation who won’t leave home overlooks the many reasons adult family members choose to live together in the one house.

7 reasons to start running

Looking for a reason to start running? We have seven.

The chilling last words of 13-year-old who fell off train

The Krugersdorp teenager was on his way to fetch his report card from school when the tragic incident happened.

6 ways to destress

As the year comes to an end you need to find ways to destress. Here are six booze-free ways to unwind.

7 reasons why the sun is good for you

Yes, the sun is good for you – in moderation of course. We take a look at seven ways the sun can have a positive impact on your body and mind.

‘Look, this is what cancer does to your body’

She was once a fit bikini model who was proud of her strong, athletic body.

5 high paying SA jobs you don’t need a degree for

You don’t necessarily need a university degree to earn a good salary.

8 easy ways you can save water at home

Want to do your bit to help? These tips will allow you to make a difference in your small way.

New twist in Maddie McCann saga

After nine years of sensational headlines, speculation and false leads, a new lead has blown new life into the investigation of the disappearance of little Madeleine McCann.

The heartbreaking story behind the video of a man punching a kangaroo

The viral video has been viewed more than 8 million times.

Are we our own oppressors?

We discuss feminism, inequality and sexism.

Your festive party drinks guide: How much booze to buy for a big get-together

Leah van Deventer takes you through this simple and painless process.

Hijacking hotspots: Readers share crime-prone roads in SA

'It was storming so nobody noticed I was being held at gunpoint,' writes Wheels24's Janine Van Der Post who shares her hijacking ordeal. Wheels24 readers shares their hijacking hotspots in SA.

WhatsApp to stop working on MILLIONS of phones – check if you’re affected

Some phones will be cut off as early as the end of this year.


Now Showing at the Movies

Where is it showing...
OR find out what's on where...
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.