Cape Town

Possible serial killer victim’s body ‘packed in a hole’

2014-12-22 09:24

A Cape Town paramedic, who has seen many bodies in his time, has described his horror at having found a body, possibly the victim of a serial killer, next to Century City station.

Cape Town offers reward to catch killers

2014-12-21 19:05

The City of Cape Town is offering a reward to anyone who can help the police catch the killers of five women whose bodies have been found dumped near train station.

ANC pays R2m-plus to use Cape Town Stadium

2014-12-21 14:22

The ANC has paid more than R2.2m to secure the Cape Town Stadium as a venue for its 103rd birthday event, a report says.

Motorcyclist killed in Stellenbosch crash

2014-12-20 22:01

A motorbike rider was killed when his bike and a car crashed head on in Stellenbosch, paramedics have said.

Cape Town shack fires leave 118 displaced

2014-12-20 20:02

A total of 118 people have been left homeless after 30 shacks burned down in various parts of Cape Town, the City's Disaster Operations Centre says.

Kraaifontein murders: Charges against suspect withdrawn

2014-12-20 11:28

Seven men accused of killing six men whose bodies were found near Kraaifontein, Cape Town, have appeared in court, where charges against one of the suspects were withdrawn due to insufficient evidence.

Two held for perlemoen possession

2014-12-19 21:50

A man and a teenager has been arrested for the possession of perlemoen at a house in Fisherhaven, near Hermanus, Western Cape police say.

City of CT wishes WPRU well

2014-12-19 12:59

The City of Cape Town has wished the WPRU well in their future endeavours, despite their decision to stay at Newlands.

Van Zyl stakes claim for opener

2014-12-18 21:15

There have been early signals from Stiaan van Zyl that he may soon solve an opening snag for SA, writes Rob Houwing.

Robertson farm manager acquitted of assault

2014-12-18 13:49

A Robertson farm manager who was accused of assaulting Flippie Engelbrecht in 2008 has been acquitted, it has been reported.

Court to decide on assault case against farm manager

2014-12-18 11:39

The Worcester Magistrate's Court is expected to decide whether prosecutors have a strong enough case against a farm manager on trial for assaulting a farmworker's son in a wine cellar.

WP turn down stadium move

2014-12-18 09:18

The Western Province Rugby Football Union has rejected a move to the Cape Town Stadium and will remain at Newlands.

7 arrested for Kraaifontein murders

2014-12-17 15:51

Seven men have been arrested following the murder of six men whose bodies were found near a farm outside Kraaifontein, Cape Town police say.

Gloves off on Chevron's Cape dominancy

2014-12-17 08:23

Burgan Cape Terminals, which seeks to build a new petrol and diesel storage facility, has officially laid a complaint against Chevron SA for “exclusionary” conduct.

Cape Town airport poo protest case postponed

2014-12-16 13:42

Nine men accused of dumping faeces in Cape Town International Airport's departure terminal have had their cases postponed by the court to next year, The Star reports.

KWV takes on SA white spirits market

2014-12-15 21:11

KWV is set to take on the white spirits market as the new, exclusive distributor of two international brands.

WP announce Treu coup

2014-12-15 17:10

WP have announced that Paul Treu, Rito Hlungwani and Hanyani Shimange are set to join their coaching structures in 2015.

Shifting processed foods from road to rail

2014-12-15 15:31

Processed foods are the commodity group with the highest freight carbon footprint on major road routes: the Gauteng-Cape Town and the Gauteng-Durban corridors.

Kraaifontein deaths investigation ongoing

2014-12-15 10:04

No arrests have been made in connection with the deaths of six men found near Kraaifontein, Cape Town, police have said.

Cosatu calls for bonuses for W Cape workers

2014-12-14 13:10

Cosatu has called on companies in the Western Cape to give all workers bonuses in addition to holiday pay.

CSA congratulate champion Cobras

2014-12-12 22:32

Cricket South Africa have congratulated the Cape Cobras on winning the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge final at Newlands.

Minister sits in on Cape Town race case

2014-12-12 20:59

Rural Development Deputy Minister Mcebisi Skwatsha has sat in on the court case of a man who called a domestic worker the k-word.

Tutu laments SA's 'time warp'

2014-12-12 17:36

Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu has made a scathing assessment of South Africa's fall from grace since the euphoria over the end of apartheid 20 years ago.

ConCourt to rule on land case

2014-12-12 17:10

The Constitutional Court will deliver its judgment in a case over whether a land owner should be compensated for land to be used for public roads.

Domestic: Give racist boss house arrest

2014-12-12 15:34

A domestic worker who was assaulted and called a "kaffir" last year will be happy if her attacker is sentenced to house arrest, she has told the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.


Cape mom drowns trying to rescue children

2014-12-21 21:18

A mother of four children has been swept down the Berg River at Paarl after she managed to rescue her children from the fast-flowing waters.

Morris sends Lions roaring to top

2014-12-21 18:21

The four-wicket haul of Chris Morris has condemned the Cobras to defeat at Newlands against the Lions, who now top the table.

A Festive Season guide to Cape Town

2014-12-21 13:30

Christmas and New Year are set to be celebrated in grand style in Cape Town. See Cape Town Tourism’s list of local celebrations and must-do events.

Man goes missing after paddle-ski capsizes

2014-12-20 22:01

A man who fell off his paddle-ski in Pringle Bay, Western Cape was missing, the National Sea Rescue Institute has said.

Linde keeps Cobras in touch

2014-12-20 18:30

George Linde's four-wicket haul on Sunfoil Series debut prevented the Cape Cobras from falling out of touch with the Highveld Lions.

Cobras dig deep at Newlands

2014-12-20 00:11

The Cape Cobras were digging deep at the end of the second day's play of their Sunfoil Series match against the Highveld Lions.

Oceana Group acquires Foodcorp

2014-12-19 17:49

The Competition Appeal Court has given Oceana the green light to acquire Foodcorp's fishing business for R400m.

Wakefield: WP's decision is final!

2014-12-19 10:23

WP president Thelo Wakefield says their decision not to relocate to the Cape Town Stadium is final and not up for further discussion.

Cobras hit back at Newlands

2014-12-18 18:45

The Cape Cobras have hit back with late wickets to keep the Highveld Lions in check after the Day 1of their Sunfoil Series clash.

SA hails Obama’s US-Cuba initiative

2014-12-18 12:45

South Africa has hailed US President Barack Obama's announcement of moves to 'normalise' his country's diplomatic ties with Cuba.

Cape Town's CBD residents have their say

2014-12-18 10:01

People living in Cape Town's central business district have once again had a chance to say what they want.

Levi makes first class return

2014-12-17 19:35

Richard Levi will return to first-class cricket after a gap of almost two years when the Cape Cobras host the Highveld Lions.

Fears of serial killer loose in Cape Town

2014-12-17 14:42

The bodies of five women have been found naked and buried in shallow graves near Century City train station leading Western Cape police to suspect a serial killer is on the loose.

Stormers' plan for Treu revealed

2014-12-17 08:20

Former Springbok Sevens coach Paul Treu will be groomed to take over as defence coach of the Stormers.

Western Cape road deaths down

2014-12-16 05:15

There has been a slight decrease in the number of road fatalities in the Western Cape during the first 14 days of December, compared to 2013, the province's transport MEC says.

De Sa expected heavy defeat

2014-12-15 20:30

Ajax Cape Town coach Roger de Sa has said that he expected his team's heavy PSL loss to Orlando Pirates at the weekend.

CT developer wins compensation battle

2014-12-15 16:37

The Constitutional Court has found that a company is entitled to compensation for "excess" land claimed by the City of Cape Town.

Kraaifontein bodies identified

2014-12-14 20:42

All six men found dead near a farm near Kraaifontein, Cape Town, have been identified, Western Cape police say.

Nzimande: Jim wanted Vavi as deputy president

2014-12-14 09:13

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande says Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim wanted Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi as ANC deputy president.

Cobras clinch RAM SLAM title

2014-12-12 21:32

The Cape Cobras have put in a comprehensive display to beat the Knights to win the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge final.

Justice must be served in k-word case - State

2014-12-12 18:33

Race-based attacks are very serious and should be dealt with in a manner that inspires confidence in citizens, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court has heard.

SA envoys to continue Middle East quest

2014-12-12 17:36

South Africa's two special envoys sent to the Middle East earlier this year to help seek an end to the Israel-Palestine conflict, will remain in their posts up to mid-2015, President Jacob Zuma says.

ANC condemns killing of six men

2014-12-12 16:24

The ANC in the Western Cape has condemned the killing of six men in Kraaifontein, Cape Town.

Third IMAX theatre opens in SA

2014-12-12 15:15

Ster-Kinekor has opened its third IMAX theatre in South Africa and has announced its plans for a fourth.

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