Tourist saves another after nasty fall on Table Mountain

2015-12-01 12:00

A Malawian tourist has rescued another tourist from Australia who fractured her leg during a tour of Table Mountain in Cape Town.

Hero cop awarded for saving four people from drowning in one day

2015-11-30 09:45

For a Khayelitsha cop, the day he breathed life into his own baby daughter felt as good as saving the lives of four men in one day.

'Disability just means you do things differently'

2015-11-20 21:07

Nkosinati Duma does not let his disability get him down. What he can't manage with his hands, he does with his feet. He wants to work in the travel and tourism industry, but his other loves are rap music and painting.

'Moveable artwork' brings fine art to you

2015-11-19 09:09

Artists have taken to using minibus taxis as their canvas as a way to showcase their work.

Kwa-Zamokuhle finally gets a brand new clinic

2015-11-18 15:52

Standing in the sweltering heat or cold and rain for healthcare is something the people of Kwa-Zamokuhle are all too familiar with. But things are about to change . . .

Businesswoman steps in to save dilapidated school

2015-11-16 21:30

Gauteng businesswoman Mulalo Simeti has vowed to build new classrooms and toilets for a dangerously dilapidated rural school in Limpopo that she once attended.

Factory workers ready to blossom at Miss Spring Queen pageant

2015-11-13 13:30

This year is the 40th anniversary of Miss Spring Queen, the annual pageant hosted by the South African Clothing and Textile Workers Union in which women factory workers in the sector are supermodels for the night.

Gutsy kitten survives 8km journey trapped in engine

2015-11-05 14:41

A plucky little kitten has survived a great ordeal after clinging to the undercarriage of a bakkie for nearly 8km – stuck inside a hole between the engine block and the sump.

Puppy rescued by pitbull finds loving home

2015-10-30 17:32

A puppy rescued by a pitbull after being trapped in a snare, has found himself in a new home with a Durban family.

‘We can create rain during sunshine’ - SA company makes water from air

2015-10-29 10:54

It may not be blood from a stone, but a South African-based company has sold nearly 400 machines over the last three months that actually make water out of air.


Traffic cop saves blacked-out motorist on railway tracks

2015-11-30 19:29

Traffic cop averts a major accident with his quick-thinking.

Merie the mutt doing well after bravely taking bullet for family

2015-11-26 15:41

When criminals invaded her home on the Cape Flats, Merie the mutt did not hesitate when she literally jumped and took a bullet to protect her family.

Homeless man fixes potholes on an empty stomach

2015-11-19 10:55

Lymen Mlambo spends his days fixing potholes. But he’s not a municipal worker. Homeless and jobless, he collects change from strangers to buy cement and improve Haartbeespoort roads.

Change is coming for patients at Gauteng hospitals

2015-11-18 21:30

The horror stories that patients share of their experience at public hospitals in Gauteng is not going unnoticed. Change is coming...

How you can gym for free in Johannesburg!

2015-11-17 11:27

We take a look at how Soweto’s latest outdoor gym, which is one of at least 12 outdoor gyms in Johannesburg, is helping to get people active and health conscious.

Children with facial abnormalities given a reason to smile

2015-11-13 21:17

Hope Jaers, who suffers from Schimmelpenning Syndrome, is one of 43 children from across the Western Cape who will undergo life-changing surgeries for various facial anomalies as part of Smile Week.

PICS: 'Manky' dog spared a sad and lonely death

2015-11-06 18:32

A malnourished and mangy puppy, found on the verge of death in a sugarcane field, now has the chance of a happy life after being rescued by good Samaritans and rehabilitated by the SPCA.

Meet the SA man who gave away his Rugby World Cup final tickets

2015-11-03 10:45

A South African man who gave his Rugby World Cup final tickets worth R25 000 to a New Zealand couple says he knew they would have a phenomenal time.

SA is working hard to limit climate change

2015-10-30 15:25

South Africa will be able to take some of the credit if the world takes effective steps to limit climate change, says an expert.

Young KZN man spends own money to teach township pupils

2015-10-29 09:01

A young KwaZulu-Natal man is changing the lives of pupils in his community, travelling from school to school, spending his own money to provide free tuition.

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