Cape Town

ANC Western Cape deeply divided ahead of policy conference

Paul Herman, News24<p>Cape Town - The ANC Western Cape's leadership problems have taken a new turn ahead of the party's national policy conference in …

South Africa

The picture-perfect Cape Town home

Today’s homify 360° discovery comes to us from <i>MODO</i>, a CGI company based in Durbanville, Cape Town. The project? Designs for a residential property in …

Interior Design

First Balance 760

Whenever a project commences to create a new catamaran design, and to then build, launch, commission and sea trial her, it takes a lot of time and …


Mole Snake rescued near Duynefontein, Melkbosstrand, Cape Town

I was called out to <b>Duynefontein</b> (<i>Melkbosstrand</i>) today to relocate this very defensive <b>Mole Snake</b> – it’s certainly one of the larger ones I’ve …

South Africa

Rhombic Egg-Eater rescued near West Beach, Cape Town

Another callout in <b>West Beach</b> today; as the lady in question was about to put on her flip-flops, she noticed movement and saw a snake making a loud …

‘I Will Not Compromise About My Work’: David Goldblatt on Artistic Freedom, Censorship, and Moving His Archive Out of South Africa

David Goldblatt during an interview in New Haven, Connecticut, 2017.<p>MEGHAN HO-TONG<p>Until recently, the South African photographer David Goldblatt had …

University of Cape Town | Bail denied to German man facing multiple child rape charges

A German man, denied bail on multiple charges of the rape of minors, has indicated that he might appeal the ruling, the NPA says.


Deloitte thinks ahead, creates a ‘Millennial’ Board

<i>CAPE TOWN — Margaret Mead, the American cultural anthropologist, once said: “The young, free to act on their initiative, can lead their elders in the</i> …


'Location no longer the most important property factor'

Cape Town - Forget about the old saying that property is all about location, location, location - it is now all about technology, technology, …

University of Cape Town

Inside Liquid Telecom's plan to reinvent Neotel

Kyle Whitehill<p><b>Liquid Telecom believes there</b> is a big opportunity to exploit the spectrum assets held by Neotel, the company it acquired earlier this …


The world’s most expensive city is in Africa

The most expensive city in the world for working abroad is located in Africa – Luanda, Angola.<p>This is according to Mercer’s annual Cost of Living …

South Africa

Cape Town tries a new tactic as blue-light convoys leave commuters seeing red

Blue-light convoys with blaring sirens continue to drive VIPs through gridlocked Cape Town traffic despite efforts to curb the phenomenon.

News (South Africa) | Dad shot dead after dropping child at Cape Town crèche

Four teenagers have been arrested after a man was shot dead as he returned home from dropping his child at an Atlantis crèche, Western Cape police …


Hooded shooter kills Cape Town councillor at close range and walks away

Jenna Etheridge, News24<p>Cape Town - Democratic Alliance ward councillor Xolile Gwangxu was shot dead in Philippi East after wrapping up a meeting, a …

News (South Africa)

Pregnant mom accused of killing son will have to watch video of his funeral

Tammy Petersen, News24<p>Cape Town - A pregnant Cape Town mom will have to settle for a video of her child’s funeral service after the case against her …


Jesus and how I see God - Crossroad | God's Word in today's words

A friend I last saw when we were at school, asked me to officiate at the service for his mother’s funeral. He and his wife talked to me about his …


A snapshot of the Mother City’s property scene for Joburgers

Moving from Johannesburg to Cape Town is an expensive exercise on many fronts, including adjusting to much lower salaries, on average.<p>But by far the …

Real Estate

8 of the best outdoor activities in Cape Town

Cape Town has some of the best setups for outdoor adventure of any world city. There are literally some of the best surf waves on the planet, epic …

South Africa

One area where Joburg beats Cape Town in the property market

New data from FNB shows how long it takes to sell your home in the major metros, with the property sector moving into a space where supply exceeds …

News (South Africa)

SA road mapping startup secures R20 million in funding

Cape Town and London-based public transport data and technology company, WhereIsMyTransport, has secured an additional £1.2 million (R20 million) in …

Startups | Man attacked by dogs while trying to protect a 3-year-old

A 56-year-old man was mauled by two dogs while trying to protect a 3-year-old girl in Cape Town.

News (South Africa)

Cape Town clamps down on illegal taxis

Jenni Evans, News24<p>Cape Town - A number of minibus taxis were impounded in Cape Town on Wednesday near the scene of a recent shooting and taxi …

News (South Africa) | Security guards deployed to UWC exam venues

Mid-year examinations at the University of the Western Cape continued with security guards securing the entrances following disruptions at its venues.

News (South Africa)

Incredible luxury tree house is hidden away in a Cape Town forest

Not all tree houses are rustic backyard projects—some, like the stunning House Paarman in Cape Town, take the typology to luxurious new heights. …


Corrupt state owned enterprises lie at the heart of South Africa’s economic woes

The prevailing economic crisis sweeping through South Africa is a direct result of economic mismanagement largely shaped by the looting of state …

University of Cape Town

The Silo: Is this Africa's best new hotel?


This magnificent treehouse in Cape Town is perfect for nature lovers

Wait until you see the gorgeous rooftop.<p><b>Even though this South African home isn't technically a treehouse, it might as well be. A local firm named</b> …


Shah Rukh Khan Acquires Cape Town Franchise In T-20 Global League

Shah Rukh Khan and the co-owners of Kolkata Knight Riders and Trinbago Knight Riders on Monday came together to own Cape Town Franchisee of T20 …

Indian Cricket

SA’s education system has disabled its youth – Prof Tim Crowe

<i>CAPE TOWN — In an acerbic critique of assumptions underlying the new web tool developed to enable policy makers and local governments to uplift the</i> …

University of Cape Town

Cape Town dam levels remain low

File: Despite the recent rains, water levels in its dams remain critically low. Photo: Pixabay / Medidations<p>CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town says …