LIVE: Defence seeks 'indulgence' in #CoffinAssault case

45 minutes ago

Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson who are guilty of assault, attempted murder, kidnapping and intimidation, will hear their sentence in the Middelburg Magistrate's Court.

South Africa

LIVE: Neurosurgeon testifying never examined or met Henri #VanBreda, court hears

2017-10-23 09:21

The defence in the trial of Henri van Breda present their second witness, neurologist Dr Michael Du-Trevou, testifying in the Western Cape High Court.


The next 70 days: Zuma's final push for nuclear

32 minutes ago

If Cyril Ramaphosa (or Zweli Mkhize, for that matter) wins in December, President Zuma could be out by January. This means he has 70 days to make sure the nuclear deal goes through, writes Adriaan Basson.


Mini budget 2017: Gigaba in 'hard place' with R40bn tax hole

2017-10-23 08:11

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba faces a gaping budget hole - and will have to consider cutting spending, raising taxes and selling state assets if he wants to avoid further ratings downgrades.

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Corporal punishment has been ruled unconstitutional and it is now illegal for parents to smack their children. Do you agree with this?

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Have your say: Should parents be allowed to smack their children?

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A new court ruling that makes spanking your child illegal in South Africa has caused major controversy, with many -- including powerful religious groups -- disagreeing with the South Gauteng High Court. What do you think?


Why getting fired is the best thing that could happen to Ramaphosa

2017-10-23 08:43

Cyril Ramaphosa's subdued campaign to lead the ANC is held back by his commitment to government work as deputy president. If he is let go, he could go on a rampage, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Special focus

5 Vegetarian dishes for every day this week

Be vegetarian from Monday to Friday with these easy and sensationally tasty dinner recipes.

Eye-candy islands. Because thirsty!

Quench the thirst by checking out these islands!

PICS: Nitro Circus madness in Cape Town

We had a blast at the show! See the pics here.


Just because it's a cartoon doesn't mean it's for kids

Animated videos aren't always warm and fuzzy.

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet

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Yoh! These shoes are ugly!

An acquired taste that only works with very specific combinations.


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