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SA Rugby have withdrawn their Mzansi Challenge invitation to Israeli rugby team, Tel Aviv Heat, 'to avoid division'.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:53 pm
The South African Revenue Service has postponed telling DA leader John Steenhuisen whether it will provide him with the declaration of US dollars by the Sudanese businessman who bought game from President Cyril Ramaphosa's Phala Phala farm.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:51 pm
The community policing forum in Elsies River has welcomed the arrest of three people found in possession of crayfish with a street value of R9 million.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:35 pm
Spanish fashion designer Paco Rabanne, known for his eccentric clothing designs and for founding one of the world's best-known fragrance brands, died on Friday at the age of 88.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:12 pm
SA Tourism's three-year multimillion-pound deal to sponsor English Premier League team Tottenham Hotspur is being opposed by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:30 pm
Tensions remain high outside Geluksdal Secondary School following the killing of a Grade 10 pupil on Thursday.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:17 pm
Two Western Cape pupils have been recognised for achieving excellent matric results, despite facing enormous obstacles.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:41 pm
Trevor Noah shared what really happened when airport security in Mexico confiscated his afro comb in a new interview. He also jokes about leaving The Daily Show.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:19 pm
The Skukuza Regional Court convicted and sentenced Santos Baloyi, 31, after he pleaded guilty to killing a rhino, trespassing, contravention of the Immigration Act, unlawful possession of a firearm with a serial number obliterated and unlawful possession of ammunition.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:52 pm
The ANC is trying to hide its cadre deployment records by appealing the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg's order that it must hand over the material to the DA, the party's MP Leon Schreiber has said.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:50 pm
Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department officers have disturbed suspected cable thieves digging a trench in Germiston and confiscated more than 500m of electric cable.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:25 pm
SA Tourism's imminent announcement of becoming an official sleeve sponsor of Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur has caused a huge uproar in the country.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:07 pm
The miner will acquire a controlling stake in what a highly cash-generative thermal coal asset with long-life potential in Australia.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:30 am
While some residents of Manenberg in Cape Town are excited the public pool is finally reopening - many others say it's a case of 'too little, too late'.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:05 am
South Africa’s largest gold refiner is operating below capacity as output from local mines dwindles and supplies from elsewhere on the continent are scooped up by unaccredited rivals.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:59 am
Eskom currently has enough fuel stocks for Koeberg power station, but it will run out in mid-2024.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:54 am
After hours of arguing, the Ekurhuleni municipality's caucus meeting disintegrated into chaos after half the councillors walked out and the rest continued with the meeting.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:14 am
SA is finalising an implementation plan for an $8.5 billion climate finance deal with some of the world’s richest countries even as the head of the Presidential Climate Finance Task Team quit, a government spokesman said.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:09 am
The Stormers can look forward to the return of flying wing Seabelo Senatla as the former Blitzbok returns from a long-term injury.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:32 am
The ANC has taken the lion's share of positions on the Johannesburg mayoral committee.
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:01 am