Christians celebrate Easter in Jerusalem

2015-04-05 12:39

About 1,500 people from all over the world have gathered at Jerusalem's Garden Tomb to celebrate Easter when Christians believe Jesus rose from the dead.

It's high season at Germany's egg-colouring plant

2015-03-30 12:45

Germany's egg-colouring plants are in full production mode in the weeks running up to Easter.

Most-read travel stories for the week

2014-03-20 16:26

The Malaysia Airlines plane mystery dominated our headlines but here are some of the other most-read travel stories for the week - in case you missed it.

Unhappy Easter for chocolate fan

2012-05-15 16:43

Pick n Pay has agreed to change its labelling after a complaint over candy-coated chocolate buttons inside an Easter egg, says the advertising authority.

Haddock Kedgeree

2013-04-03 00:00

Traditionally served for breakfast or brunch, but perfect for a light supper too.

Top 7 wines for lamb

2012-04-04 11:17

Cathy finds some baaaa-gains at all price levels!

Adults only treats

2013-03-27 12:28

A decadent chocolate indulgence for grown-ups and some other delicious tips.

Hot cross buns

2013-03-08 10:48

If you’re pressed for time, buy ready-made hot cross buns.

Easter Bunny biscuits

2013-03-25 10:24

These dainty biscuits are adorable.

Easter egg pigs

2013-03-11 10:39

You can make these pigs using PnP foil Easter eggs or white candy-coated eggs.


Apps to keep you safe during Easter

2015-04-03 11:30

Smartphones are not just useful for playing Angry Birds or surfing the web while on holiday, but they can also keep you safe while travelling.

Seven Passion Processions around the world

2014-04-15 09:50

Check out these seven passion processions from around the world, held in the lead-up to Easter.

A Durban Easter

2013-02-24 22:09

Durban is a city as friendly as they come. So why not spend your Easter holiday there? If you need that extra nudge, we gives you ten reasons why.

Extra staff at borders for Easter

2012-04-01 14:53

More than 200 extra immigration officers are being deployed to deal with high traveller volumes over the Easter weekend, says the home affairs department.

Haddock Kedgeree

2013-04-10 00:00

Traditionally served for breakfast or brunch, but perfect for a light supper too.

Hot "cross" buns

2012-03-29 11:35

Christians across the country are up in arms over Woolies halaal buns... here are some traditions surrounding these Easter treats.


Video: 2 Easter recipes

2013-03-28 15:23

Try these classic dishes for a food-fuelled Easter weekend.

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Lamb Kleftiko

2013-03-11 12:17

A traditional Greek dish with stunning lemon and garlic flavours.

Easter entertaining made easy

2014-04-08 15:07

Jenny Morris and Checkers teamed up preparing an Easter feast to sink your teeth into.

Chocolate marshmallow pops

2013-03-11 12:27

Let your imagination run wild!

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