Former South African Test wicketkeeper Thami Tsolekile has been named as one of the players under investigation in the current scandal surrounding match fixing during the recent Ram Slam Twenty20 tournament.
The wealth of South Africa’s top 10% of the financial elite has grown by 64% in the first 17 years after the fall of apartheid, while the the poorest 10% have seen no financial growth whatsoever.
Travelling from one of London’s most popular airports – Gatwick – has become a breeze with Transport for London’s announcement that Oyster card and contactless bank card payments will now be accepted between central London and the southern airport hub.
Cape Peninsula residents have teen treated to scary, yet spectacular, mountain fires between Kommetjie and Mistry Cliffs while paying tribute the the dedication of fire-fighters in the Scarborough area on Tabel Mountain.
The Free State is now officially a banana republic, says the Democratic Alliance after Premier Ace Magashule (pictured below) bought a luxury Mercedes-Benz S600L (V222). He handed over another six brand new Mercedes-Benzes – at a cost to the public purse of R3.2 million – to Free State traditional leaders in a bid to secure rural votes for the ANC next year.
South Africa’s most successful stuntwoman, Olivia Jackson – respected for her work on the latest Star Wars movie – will have her left arm amputated after a motorbike crash on the set of Resident Evil: The Final Chapter.
Following in the footsteps of President Jacob Zuma’s best efforts to kill off the rand by dismissing two Finance Ministers in less than a week, the value of road users are also being devalued with the news that government has killed off it’s Arrive Alive campaign.
Thirty young graduate IT developers working from garages and back rooms in Khayelitsha and Gugulethu in Cape Town are competing in the MTN SA Foundation Community App Challenge in partnership with mLab for building the best mobile apps in education and health.
It’s a chair that looks as if it can give you a nasty bite on the butt. Well, not really, but at least it will make you think about killer whales and the environment while you laze in it.
kykNET se jongste periode-drama uit die pen van Deon Opperman is Bloedbroers, ‘n epiese drama wat hom afspeel gedurende die onstuimige tydperk van die Afrikaner se wording in die jare 1914 tot 1948.
It is not widely known that South Africa’s ever popular Alto Rouge red wine from the Alto Estate in Stellenbosch was first released in London in 1922 – only two years after the first Alto Rouge was bottled in 1920 by Alto Estate’s first visionary winemaker Manie Malan.
Alto Shiraz 2012, flagship in the internationally acclaimed red wine portfolio of South Africa’s iconic oldest red wine estate, was awarded Gold at the prestigious The Drinks Business Global Syrah Masters competition (Shiraz is the New World regions’ name for Syrah).
South Africa has been named the top adventure travel destination in the world for 2016, pipping hot contenders Costa Rica and the Galapagos Islands to the post in Virtuoso International Luxury Travel’s annual rankings.
A man from George in the Western Cape is due to appear in the local Magistrates’ Court on Today, on an astonishing 3,033 sexual- and child pornography-related charges.