At least 35 people were killed in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years

2019-10-14 16:56

Typhoon Hagibis ravaged Japan's main island of Honshu, leaving around 376,000 homes without power and 14,000 homes with no running water.

Emmanuel Macron announced plans to rebuild Notre-Dame in 5 years, but it could take much longer

2019-04-17 20:04

The massive fire took down the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s spire, burned through its wooden roof, and left parts of the structure water damaged. Plans to get it rebuilt before the 2024 Olympics in Paris may be ambitious.


2018-09-04 11:15

PARTS of Japan are reeling as the most vicious storm in 25 years hit its shores.

WATCH: Fans damage property after schedule artists didn’t perform!

2018-06-25 15:53

Fans showed up in their numbers to the Class of 2018 event held in Kimberley on Saturday to watch some of their favourite artists perform, only to be disappointed when no one hit the stage.

Sensitive teeth: root and nerve issues

2017-10-13 12:20

Sensitive teeth can cause you a great deal of pain and discomfort. Dr Simon Reeves explains how a problem with the roots or nerves of your teeth can cause sensitivity.

Irma set to be the most expensive storm in US history

2017-09-10 14:17

Irma began to lash southern Florida with hurricane-force winds as the huge storm strengthened, threatening severe damage in what could end up being the most expensive storm in US history.

Reversing sun damage

2017-01-04 12:06

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKIN RENEWAL: Your skin may be looking less than springy, with dark pigmentation marks – but all is not lost . . .

Motorists outraged over ‘shoddy work’ on PMB roads

2016-05-19 10:42

The poor road surface on some roads in Allandale has outraged motorists and residents who claim sub-standard workmanship is damaging their vehicles.

Fix it or else, resident told

2016-04-06 23:00

An elderly Newlyn Road pensioner is “stressed beyond measure” after the municipality issued him with a notice of contravention letter following damage to his property caused by recent flash floods.

Still not paid for damage

2016-01-12 10:02

More than a year after a power surge destroyed all their electrical appliances, a Pietermaritzburg couple are waiting for the Msunduzi Municipality to process their claim.


Hurricane Dorian left at least 40 dead and 70,000 homeless in the Bahamas, and recovery efforts have devolved into 'chaos'

2019-09-08 15:30

Hurricane Dorian landed over the Bahamas on September 1 as a Category 5 storm and proceeded to dump relentless amounts of rain and wind.

SpaceX's giant rocket ship was blown over and damaged by powerful winds in Texas — and Elon Musk says repairs will take weeks

2019-01-23 18:10

Elon Musk said a stainless-steel prototype of SpaceX's Mars rocket was blown off its mooring blocks and knocked over by 80 kph winds.


2018-07-10 14:30

Musician, Busisiwe Twala, better known as Cici, has been fighting for justice ever since her former boss Arthur Mafokate allegedly assaulted her.

I went through a drastic hair change and here's what I learned

2018-02-08 11:34

Three women tell us about the good, bad and ugly of hair changes.

Hurricane Irma swamps Miami as R2,6trn threat hits land

2017-09-11 05:00

Hurricane Irma is threatening Florida with almost R2,6trn ($200bn) worth of damage, with its wrath already roiling markets, sending insurance stocks plunging and orange juice futures surging.

Insurers pitch in to cover Cape disaster costs

2017-06-11 13:47

Several insurers have started processing claims for the damage caused by the Cape storm and Knysna fires, this is in addition to the corporates which have set up funds to aid those in need.

How to deal with sunburn

2016-12-29 09:16

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKIN RENEWAL: Oh no! You never mean to get sunburnt – but you did. What now?

Thieves desecrate temple

2016-05-03 09:39

Burglars smashed down the wall of a local temple and stripped the building of copper pipes, kitchen items and significant brass Hindu idols at the weekend.

Bisley home gutted after children play with matches on bed

2016-03-30 12:52

Children playing with matches on a bed resulted in a Bisley home being extensively damaged by fire on Wednesday.

Why smoking makes you look old

2014-11-14 12:59

Smoking puts you on a rollercoaster to premature ageing. Here's why.

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