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'Unnecessary human suffering' JPSA responds to festive season road death toll

2017-01-13 10:44

'God forbid that they should identify the real problems,' the Justice Project South Africa pulls no punches as it responds to SA's horrendous festive season road-death toll.

A mother is staring at a picture of a child who won't return - minister on road deaths

2017-01-10 16:05

Beyond the festive season's road deaths statistics are the stories of families whose loved ones will never return home.

Drunk driving could soon be as serious as rape, murder - minister

2017-01-10 14:09

The transport ministry is looking to reclassify drunk driving, to make it as serious a crime as rape, murder or attempted murder.

Keep watch of these five scams

2017-01-05 19:01

A number of scams have surfaced this past year. We point out the scams you should look out for.

Blueberry cheesecake ice cream sandwiches

2017-01-03 12:39

Deliciously creamy no-churn LCHF ice cream made from cream cheese and olive oil that is sandwiched together with a lovely almond base.

19 killed on Western Cape roads over Christmas weekend

2016-12-28 13:04

At least 19 people have been killed on Western Cape roads over the Christmas weekend, the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works says.

Low carb blueberry cheesecake ice cream sandwiches

2016-12-21 15:33

Deliciously creamy no-churn LCHF ice cream made from cream cheese and olive oil that is sandwiched together with a lovely almond base.

9 Alternative festive desserts to make this year if you hate trifle

2016-12-14 15:10

There's no way of resisting these mouthwatering desserts this festive season.

Here's how the Western Cape plans to make the roads safer this festive season

2016-12-13 11:29

'Our most urgent task is to do all we can to lessen the carnage that is caused each year by reckless and irresponsible behaviour on our roads,' says MEC Donald Grant.

... And not-so-big bucks

2016-12-11 14:19

I do not like Christmas. I do not like being strangled by tacky tinsel and leered at by plastic Santas in every shopping centre.

 

Festive season road deaths: 'There's been no impact on the death toll'

2017-01-11 07:16

'There has been no impact on the death toll at all,' says the Automobile Association following the release of SA festive season road death figures.

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1714 dead on SA's roads during festive season — 5% up from 2015

1 714 people perished on South African roads during the festive season

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Grim start to 2017: 41 killed in 8 days on WCape's roads

2017-01-10 12:52

The 2016/17 festive season has seen 142 road deaths in the Western Cape. Already, 41 people have been killed on the province's roads during the first 8 days of 2017...

LCHF Eton Mess

2017-01-03 12:39

A deliciously creamy LCHF dessert that tastes just as good as the original but without all the sugar!

Beware of new moon rip currents - NSRI

2016-12-29 10:15

Bathers have been urged to be extra careful due to super-strong rip currents that come with the new moon.

Western Cape roads remain lethal: Christmas long weekend claims 19 lives

2016-12-28 10:50

The Western Cape roads have claimed 19 lives this Christmas long weekend, despite several warnings and safety campaigns from the provincial transport department.

Welcome to Durbs, enjoy your stay

2016-12-18 06:17

Wednesday afternoon. There’s a nasty easterly blowing, so my plan for a quick bodysurf at North Beach to help me claw my way through the last week of work for the year.

Nyatsis’ fab Xmas

2016-12-14 05:40

Blessers may jol during the year, but Christmas is strictly for the wife and family – leaving many side-chicks making other plans. City Press spoke to a few.

Christmas biscuit tree

2016-12-12 15:24

Countdown to Christmas

2016-12-11 14:19

Worldwide, people are getting into the swing of the festive season as tree-lighting ceremonies are held, Santa clones make their annual appearance and children count the sleeps to Christmas Day.

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