South African Petrol Attendant Brings A Smile to Social Media

Meet Lennox, the latest South African to be turned into an overnight sensation on social media thanks to a fellow citizen appreciating his kind...

Feel Something from South African Singer in the USA

Zarni de Wet has a beautiful voice. American musician John Mayer says  "I just want to hear it again". And we thought you may...
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Mind if I Bend Your Ear…said one Giraffe to Another…

Here's photographic proof it's not just humans who like whispering sweet nothings in each other's ears! Award-winning South African photographer Rob Tarr captured this tender...

Nelson Mandela Magic at Soccer City

Oh wow! How amazing was the moment when Nelson Mandela appeared at Soccer City this evening! The crowd went crazy as Mandela and his...

Courageous Rhino that Survived against all Odds…gives birth!

There is happy news from the Bush today. Thandi, the female rhino that survived a horrific poaching attack almost three years ago, gave birth to a calf this morning...

Your 67 Minutes on Mandela Day

Thousands of South Africans around the world took up the challenge yesterday to dedicate 67 minutes to doing some good in their communities -...
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South African Artists Attract International Interest

South African artists present a unique South African identity to the world, and the high prices many local artists fetch internationally are testament to...
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TIME 100 List Brings Together Elon and…Kanye?

The annual TIME 100 Most Influential People list always raises eyebrows, for the people it includes as much as the ones it doesn’t. This...
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A Poem for returning South Africans from the UK

It’s high time someone in South Africa spoke up about something that we’ve all been too timid to raise for far too long, either...
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Oops Suarez did it Again

After Luis Suarez appeared to bite an Italian player yesterday during a World Cup match in Brazil, the jokes have been flying on the internet...

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Here's the line-up of hot topics dominating the headlines in South Africa this week that the Carte Blanche team are tackling this Sunday 21...