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Cops told to prep for violent student protests

2017-01-18 22:20

Leaked document indicates police are told to prepare for students embarking on widespread protests on Thursday.

Taxi driver chases suspect

2017-01-18 13:34

A Hanover Park man who refused to pay his taxi fare has been arrested after he threatened the taxi driver with a firearm.

Goodbye, Aunty Gina

2017-01-17 10:26

It was a fitting send off for a Colorado Park stalwart as hundreds gathered to mourn her loss.

Holidays not a jolly time for some

2017-01-17 10:09

While the holiday season usually means quality family time, it also brings out the darker side of many households.

Cops pack more punch

2017-01-17 06:01

Dedicated Law Enforcement officers appointed last month across the CBD have already started proving their worth.

Tracking leads to arrest, stolen goods

2017-01-17 06:01

Quick action by the police in Rondebosch led to the arrest of two people for robbing a woman and stealing her car.

Dining with a ‘touch’

2017-01-17 06:01

A restaurant in Longbeach Mall has gone the extra mile to make disabled customers feel welcome.

Record year for WID

2017-01-17 06:01

The Woodstock Improvement District (WID) aims to soar even higher after a momentous year on several fronts last year.

Giants, VOB in close doubleheader

2017-01-17 06:01

Maitland Giants edged VOB out 9-8 in a closely contested game on Saturday which saw both teams make silly errors at a crucial stage of the game.

Speed series sprints into town

2017-01-17 06:01

The Puma School of Speed series’s sees its second of five events head to Cape Town this week with the action set to take place at the Green Point Athletics Stadium tomorrow.

Foreshore plain may be renamed

2017-01-17 06:01

A proposal to rename a public space near the newly constructed Christiaan Barnard Hospital will look to capture the history of the first heart transplant.

A remedy for the age we live in

2017-01-17 06:01

They say that life begins at 40. Comedian Riaad Moosa invites audiences to explore the truth behind this sentiment with him in his new one-man show Life Begins.

‘You are stars,’ minister tells top matrics

2017-01-17 06:01

Matriculants from schools in the southern suburbs have once again achieved prominent places on the latest senior certificate merit list of the province.


Cape Town cops nab alleged drug dealers

2017-01-18 13:35

Cape Town police swoop in on alleged drug dealers found with “higher grade” dagga worth R400 000.

Police hunt for suspect who broke into a City building

2017-01-18 10:47

Cape Town police say the man gained entry into a City of Cape Town building by forcing open magnetic doors.

Clarke paves way for blind pupils

2017-01-17 10:17

Despite many obstacles in her way last year, a blind matriculant – studying at a mainstream school – passed matric, receiving her results with thousands other matriculants earlier this month.

Fashion show hits

2017-01-17 10:05

A young fashion designer from Bridgetown in Athlone will introduce his label to the world officially in a self-funded fashion show later this month. Byron Pharaoh (27) will host his debut fashion show...

Muizenberg tours ‘show off’ best of the ’burb

2017-01-17 06:01

Walking tours to discover the history of Muizenberg are taking off.

Rylands High can boast with marks

2017-01-17 06:01

The staff of Rylands High School are chuffed following the release of the school’s matric results.

Heideveld drug programme keeps momentum

2017-01-17 06:01

Heideveld Day Hospital received an unexpected visitor on the first Tuesday of the year when provincial minister of health Nomafrench Mbombo walked through the door.

Anna-Mart in ‘Mother’

2017-01-17 06:01

After a sell-out season of Florian Zeller’s The Father with Marius Weyers, Anna-Mart van der Merwe stars in the South African premiere of Zeller’s companion piece The Mother.

A’s clip Falcons’ wings in softball

2017-01-17 06:01

Glenthorn A’s cemented their position at the top of the Cape Town Softball Association’s super league with an easy 10-3 win over closest rival Falcons. The A’s took 10 hits off Falcons pitcher Nicky...

She faked kidnapping

2017-01-17 06:01

A Tafelsig woman has been arrested after she apparently pretended to get kidnapped and claimed a ransom from her family.

No holiday rest for Diep River police

2017-01-17 06:01

In a bid to reduce crime during the festive season, Diep River police stopped more than a hundred cars in just one day.

Jazzathon welcomed back at V&A

2017-01-17 06:01

The V&A Waterfront hosted the 20th anniversary of the first Cape Town Jazzathon in the amphitheatre over the weekend.

How much food do you need to concentrate?

We have been taught that we need three meals a day in order to make it through the day and while most of us indulge in more than our fair share there is a large portion of South Africans who are living off barely enough to sustain them.


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