South Africa

UPDATE | 1 body recovered, 6 still missing after boat capsizes off Cape Town coast

23 minutes ago

One man has died and six others are still missing at sea after a boat they were on capsized off the coast of Clifton Beach near Cape Town in the early hours of Thursday morning.


Mboweni denies negotiating in bad faith in public wage storm

2020-02-28 05:01

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni rejected claims by critics and public sector unions that National Treasury sprang plans to reduce the public service wage bill by R160.2bn in three years on them without due warning.

South Africa

Jail time for mother who called black woman 'k-word bitch with a fat ass'

37 minutes ago

A Johannesburg mother who called a black woman a "k-word bitch" after she bumped into her and her three-year-old daughter at a Pick n Pay store in Kempton Park will spend six months in jail.

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Police watchdog commits to major policy change

2020-02-28 06:06

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) will redraft core parts of its strategic plan after a Viewfinder exposé showed they encouraged the manipulation of case completion statistics.

South Africa

Eskom should not have cut Prasa's power in Western Cape - transport committee

2020-02-28 07:08

A state entity cutting another state entity's power should never have happened, Parliament's transport portfolio committee chairperson, Mosebenzi Zwane, said in reference to account issues between Eskom and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa.

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'The Bachelor SA': Nolo gives her side

Here's what went down between Bridget and Nolo.

New buying patterns

Here's why most South Africans buy compact SUVs in the R320k-mark.

First baby born from IVM

The process of lab-matured frozen egg, induced in a laboratory, has been shown to work.


Kaia Gerber was 'worried' being Model of the Year at 17

But she was born to be a supermodel.

The winning shot for Underwater Photographer of the Year

Seals frozen in time in Antarctica took home the gold.

10 celebs banned from talk shows

You won't believe who's on this list.


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