I should have intervened earlier, De Lille tells Samwu strikers

2015-05-06 15:19

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has told Samwu strikers that the city had failed to resolve all the problems regarding workers, admitting she should have intervened earlier.

INFOGRAPHIC: Cape Fire by numbers

2015-03-06 14:33

On 1 March 2015, fires began to roar across Cape Town’s south peninsula. Starting in Muizenberg, the fire spread rapidly to surrounding areas. View an infographic of the Cape Fire by numbers here.

Truworths meets expectations, shares surge

2014-08-21 19:00

Truworths has broadly met forecasts with a slight growth in annual profit, though the increase was at its slowest pace since 1999.

Joburg leaving evictees in the cold

2014-06-13 09:07

Just a week after the Lwandle evictions in Cape Town, the City of Johannesburg has come under fire for not providing alternative accommodation for evictees.

Platt, Huber snatch Epic lead

2014-03-25 13:53

Four-time Cape Epic winner Karl Platt and Urs Huber overcame a crash and a muddy stage two to snatch the yellow leaders’ jersey.


See all the pictures as dignitaries arrive at parliament ahead of Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address in Cape Town.

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Heavy rain, snow hits Cape

2013-09-20 09:02

The Western Cape has been hit by heavy rain and snow. Have you been affected by the weather? Send your pics to or upload them here .

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How bronze is poured

2013-07-29 13:44

See how bronze is poured at the Bronze Age Foundry in Woodstock, Cape Town.

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Dad stabbed while defending baby

2012-08-19 14:31

A Cape Town photographer has been injured after robbers stabbed him five times while apparently trying to get hold of his baby.

Cosatu isn't ANC's lapdog - Vavi

2012-03-12 10:23

Trade union federation Cosatu will not be silent even if the ANC demands it, Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says.


Maqubela gets 18 years behind bars

2015-03-31 11:12

Convicted killer Thandi Maqubela has been sentenced by the Western Cape High Court to an effective 18 years in jail.


Police have used stun grenades to disperse pupils who were protesting to demand better classrooms and more textbooks outside the Western Cape education department. See the photographs here.

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Nyanda welcomes Transnet settlement

2014-08-06 17:20

Former SA National Defence Force chief Siphiwe Nyanda has welcomed the settlement of the long-running dispute between Transnet and General Nyanda Security.

Val de Vie Estate expands

2014-06-10 12:56

The award-winning Val de Vie Estate near Paarl will soon expand after acquiring a portion of an adjacent farm.

We are one Colour Fest: 21 Mar 2014

2014-03-10 13:22

Join the festivity of freedom at the 2014 We are one Colour Festival – 21 and 22 March 2014.

Boks recall De Jongh, Du Toit

2013-09-22 10:02

Juan de Jongh and Pieter-Steph du Toit have been recalled to the Springbok squad for the final two Rugby Championship Tests.


Snow in the Western Cape

2013-08-30 08:22

It's snowing in parts of the Western Cape. Have you been affected by the weather? Send your pictures to or upload them here

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ANCWL marches against abuse

2013-02-21 17:04

About 100 people have marched to the Western Cape legislature in Cape Town to protest against violent attacks on women and children.

Ex-SA Idol arrested in Cape Town

2012-07-08 11:04

A winner from a previous Idols competition has been arrested at a roadblock outside Cape Town.

Sharks 'can do some damage'

2012-03-01 15:22

Sharks coach John Plumtree says they know they can hurt the Stormers if their dangerous backs get quick ball from the rucks.

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