South Africa

The Best Nightlife Clubs to Dance in Cape Town

Top dance clubs in Cape Town<p><i>A selection of the best clubs, pubs, bars and live music venues in Cape Town and surrounds</i><p><i>Last Update: February 21, …

Travel (South Africa)

Africa’s Best Romantic Safari Adventures in 2017

Sharing Is Good<p>Picture yourself waking up to the sound of wilderness next to that special someone, spending the day crossing vast plains in the …

Kruger National Park

Size doesn't matter: why the Springboks should adopt the loose forwards structure

Talking about problems in South African rugby normally amounts to a political agenda, but not today! Something former Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer …

South Africa Springboks

Rand Rally Seen Fading by Old Mutual as Political Risk Lingers - Bloomberg

The rally that made South Africa’s rand the world’s best-performing currency this year might be nearing its end, according to Old Mutual Investment …

Wall Street

Cities and monuments to dim lights in a nod to Earth

Paris - From Sydney to New York, cities and monuments will dim their lights on Saturday in a show of solidarity against the threats being faced by …

Climate Change

South Africa: Police Arrest Four in Taxi Rape Gang Probe

A gang has been posing as taxi drivers, picking up and raping unsuspecting women.

World News

Lionel Cronje goes from prodigy to reject to accepted

There’s a stale joke about Lionel Cronje aiming to play for every union in South African rugby.<p>It’s certainly felt that way given that he’s played …

South African Rugby

Rain delays start of third New Zealand-South Africa test

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Overnight rain has delayed the start of the third test between New Zealand and South Africa at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Saturday.<p>The toss was scheduled for 10:30am (2130 GMT), but rain overnight and into the morning delayed the start with the umpires due to make a pitch …

A Cape Town home renovation

Today, we are going to travel to the local city of Cape Town, where we will explore a home renovation every step of the way!<p>This Victorian-style home …

Interior Design

MY BOOK - TWENTY YEARS IN THE MAKING by Caroline Street

Let me introduce you to my book, <b>'Take a Walk with Me'</b>. This book, took me about <b>20 years</b> to compile and it showcases some of my art, photography and …

Kruger National Park

Durban firefighters still battling warehouse blaze

Mpho Raborife, News24<p>Durban - Firefighters have been working through the night to try to contain a fire which broke out on Friday at a Transnet …

Durban

The photographer archiving South Africa’s black lesbian community

South Africa might have been the continent’s first country to legalise same-sex marriage, but its LGBT community remains the target of hate crimes. …

Photography

These are the best areas in Cape Town to invest in property

In recent years, the Western Cape region has significantly outperformed the rest of South Africa when it comes to the strength of its housing market …

News (South Africa)

Zwelinzima Vavi's bold message on SA's newest federation

Cape Town - The newly registered South African Federation of Trade Unions is poised to be a game changer, charges Zwelinzima Vavi.<p>"This is a massive …

Business (South Africa)

South African astrologer fights to legalise 'magic' mushrooms

Psiciliscybin mushrooms, also known as “magic” mushrooms, are banned in many countries around the world due to their hallucinogenic qualities.<p>But one 72-year-old-woman in South Africa is fighting through the courts to legalise their use for spiritual ceremonies.<p>Monica Cromhout faces a possible jail …

Africa

Hashim Amla's half-century steadies South Africa on Day 1 after New Zealand strike early

South Africa were 123/4 with only 41 overs bowled on a rain-affected day.<p>South Africa struggled early, but resolute knocks by Hashim Amla (50) and …

Architecture

Seeking straws of hope in the ANC’s policy conference documents - Cronje

<i>In one of the most incisive, expert analyses so far of the nine policy documents due for debate at the ANC’s policy conference this June, Frans</i> …

Economics

The 3 most common scams used to defraud bank customers in South Africa

Stolen-card, counterfeit-card and card-not-present (CNP) fraud are the three most prevalent types of fraud used to defraud customers, according to …

Fraud

South Africa to try Japanese drug against resistant form of TB

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa launched a new drug program to treat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) on Friday in a bid to combat the leading cause of natural deaths in Africa's most industrialized economy.<p>The Health Department said it will run a clinical research program for the drug …

Public Health

The last word on the Spur Incident

A screen grab from a video shows a man who has an altercation with a woman at a Spur restaurant. Photo: eNCA<p>The Spur Incident that set South Africa’s …

News (South Africa)

‘Back to the Future’ for SA in Super Rugby?

2017-03-24 12:11<p>Herman Mostert<p>Following a recent meeting of SANZAAR delegates in London to discuss the future of the under-fire Super Rugby …

Super Rugby

Fransman making ice cream while out in the cold

Suspended ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman and Gwede Mantashe find themselves at odds yet again, thanks to Andile Lungisa's defiant stance to …

News (South Africa)

Huge fire rips through South African factory

Firefighters are battling to contain a massive fire which has ripped through a warehouse in Durban, South Africa, sending plumes of thick black smoke billowing into the air.

Africa

Super Rugby 2017 Round Five: Cheetahs vs Sharks preview

It's round five and it's time for the Sharks to travel to the Free State Stadium to take on a wounded Cheetah side.<p>Game preview<p>The Durban-based …

South African Rugby

Zombies ate my Girlfriend: Death Metal from Cape Town

Every metal band dreams of playing the Wacken Open Air. South Africa’s Zombies ate my Girlfriend went one better: the musicians came out on top at the Wacken Metal Battle, ahead of young acts from around the world.

Cape Town

Push to repeal U.S. Healthcare Bill fails :Saturday 25 March 2017

House Republican leaders in the United States have at the last minute cancelled a vote on a Healthcare Bill to replace the Affordable Care Act, …

News (South Africa)

SCHURTER AND STIRNEMANN TAKE THE LEAD IN SOUTH AFRICA’S CAPE EPIC

The Men’s category is set for a thrilling finale after Olympic cross-country champion Nino Schurter and teammate Matthias Stirnemann (SCOTT-SRAM MTB …

Cycling

Anti-corruption fever rages on eve of Brazil protests

Rio de Janeiro - A lot's rotten in Brazil - from politics to tainted meat exports - and activists hope big crowds will show their disgust on Sunday.<p>A …

Brazil

Avaya South Africa’s Danny Drew on the cloud, mobile and data

<i>media update’s</i> Adam Wakefield spoke to Drew about what Avaya does and how they're helping business move forward.<p>Avaya’s business is to help their …

Cloud Computing

Inside a R35 million penthouse apartment in Melrose Arch

If you’ve ever wondered what it would look like to live in a penthouse apartment in one of the most high-profile retail areas in Johannesburg – this …

News (South Africa)