SA Finance Minister Kicks off Budget Speech: We Can Return to...

Tabling a difficult budget that required him to weigh priorities against a need for fiscal consolidation, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni kicked off his speech...

South African Designer Thebe Magugu Crowned Winner of the International Fashion...

Budding South African designer Thebe Magugu has been crowned the winner of the International Fashion Showcase (IFS) 2019 at London Fashion Week. The judges said...

Small South African Town’s Ladies Restroom Says it With Flowers

BP employee Beverley Plaaitjies has taken it upon herself to beautify the ladies restroom at BP Buffeljagsrivier with flowers. According to BP Buffeljagsrivier Manager Maraine Klein,...

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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Engen Pump Attendant’s Excellent Service Goes Viral

Engen’s “With us you are Number One” brand promise took on a new meaning last week when pump attendant Bongani Dyanti became a mini-celebrity for...

South African Sculpture Impresses at Botswana Lodge

South African George Knoke visited Sethare Lodge in Botswana and came across this astounding piece of art by Angus Van Zyl Taylor called Reflective...

Semenya is #NaturallySuperior

The South African government has launched the #NaturallySuperior campaign which aims to rally behind golden girl Caster Semenya. The campaign will target various eminent people,...

South Africa Making Strides Against Rhino Poaching

South Africa’s efforts to curb rhino poaching continue to produce results, with 2018 figures revealing that incidents had dropped to 769, down from 1...

South Africa Harnesses Listening Power to Build Social Cohesion

As South Africa joins the globe in celebrating World Radio Day, Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana says the country must harness the power of...

Home from Home Welcomes New Leadership

Home from Home is a non-profit organisation, a registered cluster foster scheme, and so much more. It is also a family of dedicated social...

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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...