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The GLS Exceed’s main differences involve more specification items
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:54 pm
Partnership will see Ford provide technical support to Red Bull as it prepares to replace the current engines supplied by Renault.
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:40 pm
Four engine line-up will touchdown in South Africa from the middle of 2023.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:27 pm
Listen to the latest Ballz to the Wall Podcast!
Author: Phakaaathi Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:24 pm
During Pope Francis's visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo local campaigners attempted to draw attention to sexual abuse by the clergy.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:03 pm
Sanlam created its own metaverse to address the media and deliver its recent survey findings.
Author: Devina Haripersad
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:51 pm
Electrification across all its models by 2025 has been on the table by Toyota since 2019.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:50 pm
Jason Roy scored a scintillating half century before rain had the final say in the match.
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:43 pm
Francisco Rabaneda Cuervo, more commonly known under the pseudonym of Paco Rabanne, was a French-Spanish fashion designer.
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:36 pm
On the same day, Evans was called to a home in Savannah Park, where a man had opened his shed, only to find a black mamba curled up, having an afternoon nap.
Author: Vhahangwele Nemakonde
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:32 pm
Isolated afternoon thundershowers are expected in Gauteng.
Author: Weather Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:15 pm
The whisky industry is finally taking sustainability to collectors.
Author: Sandisiwe Mbhele
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:14 pm
SA Tourism’s proposed sponsorship of Tottenham Hotspur has led to outrage from some South Africans.
Author: Moneyweb
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:53 pm
According to Cosatu, the amount allocated is wasteful expenditure.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:50 pm
The 38-year-old is bowling as well as ever, as evidenced by his career best 6/20 in four overs in the SA20.
Author: Ross Roche
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:38 pm
Insuring your car shouldn't be a case of "why?"
Author: Motoring Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:38 pm
Makro workers protest outside Makro in Johannesburg after negotiations collapsed multiple times since March.
Author: Michel Bega
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:20 pm
Ekurhuleni metro's extraordinary council sitting ended in chaos on Thursday.
Author: Molefe Seeletsa
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:19 pm
Billboard predicts that Beyoncé will take home the best album award at the Grammys while Adele has been tapped as the shoe-in for best record
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:11 pm
Three-pointed star has confirmed availability from the second half of this year.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:04 pm
Beloved radio personality Mark Pilgrim shared a health update this week after starting chemotherapy.
Author: Sandisiwe Mbhele
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:21 pm
The rumour mill is churning overtime after reports that Duduzane Zuma's presidential ambitions took a toll on his marriage.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:15 pm
The struggling power utility says the incentives, such as salary increases and promotions, will be performance-based.
Author: Thapelo Lekabe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:08 pm
'I have good memories with the Team of Choice and I hope to create more and be the best that I can be and help the team do well,' says Thlolane.
Author: Sibongiseni Gumbi
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm
Manie Libbok and Joseph Dweba are two of the national players back in the mix this week.
Author: Sports Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:52 pm
Munich's head of design has indicated that "a bakkie is not an obvious fit for the brand".
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:49 pm
Ingolstadt's design boss has confirmed that the next generation RS6 will go electric, but that the current will bow-out dramatically.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:45 pm
Parents have also raised concerns over the lack of communication and management at SEAT Academy.
Author: Molefe Seeletsa
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:26 pm
The defender left Pirates at the end of the 2021/22 season when his contract expired.
Author: Tshepo Ntsoelengoe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 12:00 pm
Big plans to address vocational and artisan skills shortages.
Author: SANews
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:42 am
Out of the total 10.5 million vehicles sold, 2.6 million were hybrids.
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:26 am
Outa seeks transparency on profits made by long distance toll concessionaires.
Author: Moneyweb
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:19 am
Rocky relationship between the two marques appears to have been sorted.
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:15 am
Asked to comment, spokesperson swears at GroundUp reporter and slams down phone.
Author: GroundUp
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:08 am
The Proteas captain has struggled in T20 cricket, but been a hit in the 50-overs game.
Author: Jacques van der Westhuyzen
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:04 am
Hybrid vehicle popularity is steadily growing in South Africa, but caution and careful examination is still be called for before buying.
Author: Motoring Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:03 am
'We want to dominate both halves against Pirates,' says Onyango.
Author: Ntokozo Gumede
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:00 am
The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for January came in at 53.0 index points in January 2023.
Author: Ina Opperman
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:57 am
The new Galaxy Book3 feature the latest 13th Generation Intel processors.
Author: Faizel Patel
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:52 am
The Galaxy devices were launched on Wednesday in San Francisco, California, under the theme “Wooow is Coming”.
Author: Faizel Patel
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:44 am
This 5-ingredient pasta dish will become one of your favourite meals to prepare, and to eat!
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:43 am
A total of 43 chargers have been added, including a South Africa first 200 kW outlet at the Mall of Africa.
Author: Motoring Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:43 am
Cities like Dubai are not isolated in their experience of devastating environmental events.
Author: Devina Haripersad
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:41 am
Malema took Kunene to court after the PA politician called him a 'cockroach' and a 'little frog'.
Author: Gareth Cotterell
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:26 am
Excluding bakkies and SUVs, oil-burning passenger vehicle availability as steadily declined over the last few years.
Author: Motoring Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:19 am
DJ Fresh opened old wounds when he appeared on 'Podcast and Chill' as a guest host on Monday.
Author: Xanet Scheepers
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:14 am
In what appears to be the ultimate attempt at teaching a child independence, the parents headed for their flight, leaving the baby at check-in.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:10 am
Sometimes it was harder to do the right thing than fall into the wrong thing.
Author: Marizka Coetzer
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:04 am
Justice Molemela is currently a judge of the Bloemfontein-based court.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:00 am
The worsening economic situation and energy crisis aren't enough to stop South Africans from buying new cars.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:59 am
Whether you're dreaming of a beach break or a unique city escape, here's a look at what's on the map for South Africans in 2023.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:58 am
The Turkish Cup will be held from 13-23 February.
Author: Tshepo Ntsoelengoe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:52 am
Be vigilant and always stay mindful of the apps you install on your phone.
Author: Cheryl Kahla
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:48 am
'He sent a WhatsApp message to one of the senior club officials saying he was leaving and asking where he could drop off the car,' says Leopards boss Thidiela
Author: Sibongiseni Gumbi
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:47 am
The announcement comes after the US suspended a pact enabling South Africa to buy nuclear fuel for the Koeberg Nuclear Power Plant.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:45 am
'It's been incredible, this long journey, 251 matches, I could not in my wildest dreams have imagined that,' said Williams.
Author: Jonty Mark
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:37 am
Mashatile was nominated by the ANC to fill the seat of former party MP Tshilidzi Munyai.
Author: Thapelo Lekabe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:36 am
SA Tourism CEO Themba Khumalo accused the whistle-blower of possibly breaching conditions of employment.
Author: Editorial staff
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:35 am
Ninth generation won't be integrated into the ID line-up despite going wholly electric.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:22 am
PA deputy president Kenny Kunene is widely expected to be appointed to the transport portfolio.
Author: Thapelo Lekabe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:19 am
Clamping down on Delilah by ordering that no visiting choirs should sing the song either helps divert attention somewhat.
Author: Editorial staff
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:05 am
'I think both teams are in a good moment in terms of results,' said Riveiro.
Author: Tshepo Ntsoelengoe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:00 am
South Africa have two matches remaining, against the Netherlands in Benoni and Johannesburg from March 31.
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:56 am
The Sharks are some way off the Stormers on the log, but have a good win behind them and they're at home this weekend.
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:50 am
While hair loss is not physically painful, it can negatively impact your confidence.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:43 am
I’m a dog person but to me, this kitten is an absolute delight.
Author: Dirk Lotriet
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:41 am
Angelique Kidjo eyes another Grammy in 2023.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:37 am
Khustaz Mtentwe led the march by civil society group Stand Up SA to Eskom's headquarters.
Author: Sbonga Sibiya
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:36 am
A psychologist told the court Kyrgios suffered from recurring major depression, which included black periods, thoughts of self harm, insomnia, agitation and feelings of guilt.
Author: AFP
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:28 am
Counsel for the Department of Home Affairs suggested that the 20% quota be lowered to 15%.
Author: Molefe Seeletsa
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:27 am
Yet another one of South Africa’s favourite brands will soon be taken off the shelves and Mzansi is not happy about it at all.
Author: Sandisiwe Mbhele
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:17 am
CX-90 is known to be under consideration for South Africa.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:13 am
A large part of that success was thanks to captain Quinton de Kock, who was at his freeflowing best as he struck 63 off 41 balls, with seven fours and three powerful sixes.
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:12 am
The ANC has indicated that it will appeal the high court’s ruling.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:09 am
The Championships is essentially the Highveld summer/autumn season repackaged and greater emphasis placed on its five major race meetings.
Author: Mike Moon
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:08 am
ITAC had until Saturday, 14 January the option of updating and reinstituting the tariff, but instead allowed it to expire.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:07 am
South Africans are ‘taking the necessary steps to pay back’ what they owe.
Author: Ina Opperman
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:49 am
'We needed to be aggressive going forward. And when Saile came on, he gave us that and we managed to score the second goal,' says Zwane
Author: Sibongiseni Gumbi
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:42 am
Tshepi and JR were love and happiness personified on their special day.
Author: Sandisiwe Mbhele
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:42 am
Police have not established whether the two incidents are related.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:37 am
Month long stay in the GR Sport's company results in a number of interesting finds.
Author: Charl Bosch
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:36 am
In the rarefied air of international cricket, Bavuma feels the responsibility is still on the players to produce the goods, even while taking risks.
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:21 am
The 7-year-old has rubbed shoulders with some very influential stars on his travels, including the likes of a F1 racing driver, a Nigerian Superstar, soccer coach Gavin Hunt and comedian Trevor Noah.
Author: Xanet Scheepers
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:15 am
Assistance is not on offer to those who are illegally in SA.
Author: Lunga Mzangwe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:02 am
CEO Collins Letsoalo and the board of directors distanced themselves from the chaos, claiming they were not aware of the cases before the court.
Author: Getrude Makhafola
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:58 am
Radio host Penny Lebyane rubbished claims made by DJ Fresh on Podcast and Chill with MacG that she and Ntsiki Mazwai paid his lawyers R80 000.
Author: Sandisiwe Mbhele
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:48 am
"After this experience, I’m working with a completely different framework on how to motivate players, and how to get balance in life."
Author: Sports Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:46 am
Five other victims with gunshot wounds were transported to a local clinic.
Author: Thapelo Lekabe
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:44 am
Independent energy and political analyst Tshepo Kgadima says that this will not guarantee energy security.
Author: Citizen Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:25 am
The big lock forward is only 31 and could potentially still be involved with the Boks at the World Cup in 2027.
Author: Ross Roche
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:16 am
The third season of 'The Real Housewives of Durban' is finally here and fans are ready to sink their teeth into the long-awaited new season of their favourite show.
Author: Kaunda Selisho
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:15 am
"If everything goes well, he should be back for the play-off games at the end of the season."
Author: Ross Roche
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:15 am
The campaign is targeting defaulting and non-paying customers, those with bypassed meters and illegal connections.
Author: Vhahangwele Nemakonde
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:13 am
Because government did not act earlier, state-owned firms are not viable anymore.
Author: Lunga Simelane
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:08 am
"Malema is using the ANC as his punching bag because he knows they become very submissive to him." - Dube.
Author: Eric Naki
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:00 am
“It’s been a crazy emotional rollercoaster the last couple of months and it can be draining."
Author: Ken Borland
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:45 am
While Ramaphosa last year devoted much of the Sona on government plans to address the electricity crisis, South Africa continues to reel from Eskom blackouts.
Author: Brian Sokutu
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:44 am
Players such as Jordan Hendrikse, Henco van Wyk, Emmanuel Tshituka and Ruan Venter are very enticing prospects for other teams.
Author: Ross Roche
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:34 am
The Premier Division of the Currie Cup will be contested over two rounds, with the final on 24 June.
Author: Sports Reporter
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:33 am
'We are expecting a highly motivated side … we know that no one needs motivation when it comes to such games,' said Sundowns' Neo Maema.
Author: Ntokozo Gumede
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:16 am