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Eat for longevity, energy and beauty Health Beauty &

2016-05-18 06:00

THERE’S been so much conflicting diet advice recently that it is no wonder people are confused about what to eat. But whether you are fasting or banting or detoxing or eating for energy,...

PMB man to tackle Comrades barefoot, for charity

2016-05-18 06:00

APIETERMARITZBURG man has put aside his running shoes and will be taking on the Comrades ­Marathon barefoot this year, all in the name of charity.

Royal invite to plunge through the air

2016-05-18 06:00

HAVE you ever wondered what it would feel like to be a stunt person plunging from a four-storey building?.

Riders battle the elements

2016-05-18 06:00


Celebrating Nurses Day

2016-05-18 06:00


‘Smart’ ANTI-DRUG programme gets under way

2016-05-18 06:00

PUPILS from various schools across Pietermaritzburg and surrounds filled the city hall last week during the launch of the Anti­-Drug Smart Club programme.

Parties warned on illegally erected election posters

2016-05-18 06:00

THE Msunduzi Municipality says it has warned political parties that have illegally erected election posters to remove them or face prosecution.

Food security expo hosted

2016-05-18 06:00

THE Msunduzi Innovation Development Institute (Midi), and nine exhibitors, conducted demonstrations on how to use recyclable materials to start their own gardens without buying seeds and gardening...

Imbali residents go days without water

2016-05-18 06:00

RESIDENTS of Imbali, specifically those living in Unit BB, Dambuza and Sinathing, have gone three to four days at a time without water and are forced to go to other areas to fetch water.

Top job for seasoned crime-fighter

2016-05-18 06:00

AN emotional inauguration was held for seasoned crime-fighter Pregasen “Boxer” Pillay at a ceremony celebrating his new role as Mountain Rise police’s station commander.

Man’s passion to prosper drives him

2016-05-18 06:00

ASHDOWN resident Thato Jonkoro is proof that living with a neurological­ disorder, epilepsy­­, is not the end of one’s dreams.


Mandela Day Marathon entries to open

2016-05-18 06:00

REGISTRATION for this year’s Mandela Day Marathon will be on 25 August at the Moses Mabhida Stadium and on 26 and 27 August at the Olympia Hall at the Royal Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg.

featuring old favourites such as Tina Turner, Shirley Bassey, Bette Midler, Liza Minnelli, Nina Simone and many more

2016-05-18 06:00

BORN To Diva, starring international cabaret star Tonya Koenderman, takes place at the Hexagon Dive on May 27 and May 28.

SA’s top dogs to compete in agility and jumping championship at Royal Show

2016-05-18 06:00

A WIDE range of dog breeds and their ­handlers will be competing over two days at the Royal Show this year, in a quest to be named 2016 Wuma KZN Agility and Dog Jumping champions.


2016-05-18 06:00


Weekly News Wrap

2016-05-18 06:00

Pay less for fuel.

‘Nursing excellence’ awardee acknowledged

2016-05-18 06:00

MEDICLINIC believes that the role of nurses does not stop when they leave work - rather they continue to show the same care and attention to their families and those in their communities as they do...

Drought crisis addressed

2016-05-18 06:00

“NATURE has decided to reduce our water supply and we need to take responsibility and begin to save [water],” said Msunduzi Mayor Chris Ndlela at a recent executive committee meeting when...

Mr and Miss ward 17 beauty pageant in June

2016-05-18 06:00

THE organizer behind Sondlovu Sphilile Tournament, David Ndlovu, has just started his own beauty pageant, Mr and Miss Ward 17, which is scheduled to take place on 18 June at Imbali Unit 13...

Kubalulekile ukuthandaza entabeni

2016-05-18 06:00

UMPHAKATHI kwa ward 1 kanye no 2 baba nomthandazo ngonyaka odlule ngo November becela imvula kuMvelinqangi. Kwakukhona iNkosi Nsikayezwe Zondi, Dr Nomagugu Ngobese, amakhosana asendlunkulu, izinduna...

Uxolo phakathi kwenkosi namabutho

2016-05-18 06:00

NGOMGQIBELO odlule, 23 April, iNkosi yamaMpumuza yayihlangene nesizwe sayo. Amabutho esizwe lapho kwakungabonakalanga ngasolinye ngesikhathi iNkosi ifuna amabutho ayo ngesikhathi kunomgcagco eNkosini...

Mom who sold baby avoids jail time

2016-05-18 06:00

A 20-YEAR-OLD woman sat unmoving, a headscarf concealing her face, as she was sentenced to three years of correctional ­supervision plus a five-year suspended ­sentence for selling her baby in a...

Social event focuses on local fashion talent

2016-05-18 06:00

THE Pop Up Lifestyle Market (Pulm), a social­ event with an infusion of home-grown fashion talent, will be held at the Carbineers­ Gardens next to the city hall on 28 May from 11am to 5pm.


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