Tue, May 24, 2022

CARTE BLANCHE: KZN Floods and the Link to Climate Change

CARTE BLANCHE: KZN Floods and the Link to Climate Change

“We’re bracing for a social media backlash on Sunday.  Our insert on the KZN floods will examine their possible link to climate change, a...
The Girl From Plainville

Stream Showmax for Less Data

African streaming service Showmax is giving its subscribers even more control over how much data they use, with the addition of a Max Data...
Ticketmaster launches in South Africa

Ticketmaster Launches in South Africa

CAPE TOWN — Ticketmaster, the global leader in live event ticketing, has announced it is bringing its advanced digital ticketing technology to South Africa,...
Gugulethu Ndzendze carte blanche

CARTE BLANCHE Meets SA’s Next Opera Sensation, Schoolgirl Gugulethu Ndzendze

Remember that amazing video that went viral at the end of last year, of a nine-year-old Eastern Cape schoolgirl performing Franz Schubert's classic Ave...
Award-Winning SA Singer Lira Hospitalised After Stroke in Germany

Family Reveal Award-Winning SA Singer Lira Suffered Stroke in Germany

South African singer Lira is receiving treatment after suffering a stroke during a visit to Germany. Her family said it may be a little...
pets for ransom carte blanche

Carte Blanche Uncovers Nationwide Scam of Pets Being Held for Ransom

It reads like a Hollywood blockbuster – pets go missing in South Africa, and a well-intentioned stranger ostensibly picks them up. But the plot...
Grammy star Black Coffee: winning the world, losing at home

Grammy Star Black Coffee: Winning the World, Losing at Home

I first saw Nkosinathi Maphumulo aka Black Coffee perform at Amaros Night Club in Pretoria, South Africa during the late 2000s. Dressed in a...
SAWITU left to right - Adeline, Cindy, Lyla, Nikkii

WATCH Hundreds of South African Women Gather in Nashville; Cindy Alter...

On Friday afternoon, hundreds of strangers with only their South African roots in common - met up at the Wild Horse Saloon in Nashville,...
Refugees to sommeliers Carte Blanche

Carte Blanche: Refugee Non-Drinkers Become Award-Winning Winemakers

A good wine is a complex marriage of body, bouquet, and flavour, often only fully appreciated by those with an equally complex palate. So...
Will Smith Apologises for "Unacceptable" Behaviour at Academy Awards

Will Smith Banned from Academy Awards for 10 Years, But Can...

Hollywood actor Will Smith has been banned from attending any Academy events or programmes for the next 10 years, as of today (8 April...