UCT Researcher Wins Major South African Award And Calls For a...

Professor Kelly Chibale, founder and director of the Drug Discovery and Development Centre, H3D, at the University of Cape Town, has been awarded the...

Zuma: Education is a Weapon for Economic Transformation

PRETORIA - President Jacob Zuma claims the South African government will always prioritise education because it is only through quality education that the country can win...

South African from KZN is Youngest Entrepreneur on Forbes Africa List

A 21-year-old from Durban, South Africa, was the youngest out of 120 entrepreneurs named by Forbes Africa in its latest Top 30 Under 30...

Kruger Park’s Brave Rangers Who Face Poaching Incursions 3 Times DAILY

Every day, Ranger units encounter suspected poachers in the Kruger National Parks with up to three incursions with poachers taking place in the park...

Youth Agency Welcomes Zuma’s Response to Free Education – “Brighter Future”

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has recently congratulated the matric class of 2017 for their “outstanding” performance and encouraged them to apply for...
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Legendary South African Scientist Wins Excellence Award

Professor of Science, Tebello Nyokong, is a legend. This week she became the first recipient of the Black Science, Technology & Engineering Professionals (BSTEP)...

From the Township to Private School: Xolisa Chases Pilot Dreams

Xolisa Shenxani (18) from Sir Lowry’s Pass Village in Cape Town, has had his heart set on becoming a commercial pilot from a young...
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What Must Fall: Fees or the South African State?

The polarising effects of #FeesMustFall are now pervasive in the academy, and probably beyond. Academics turn on each other, as do their schools and...

How the Apartheid Regime Burnt Books – In Their Tens of...

On the advice of the State Librarian one fine day in the 1970s, a truck transported thousands of books and magazines from Pretoria’s Central...

Stellenbosch Student Proves Dreams Delayed are Not Dreams Denied

At 24 Andile Mkandla has graduated from Stellenbosch University (SU) with the world at his feet, and it's thanks to his own hard work,...

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Carte Blanche Investigates Over 40 Dogs Poisoned in 1 Night. What’s...

Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

WATCH Lenasia Land Grabs as Tensions Rise Between Residents and Alleged...

From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...