Message In a Bottle… from a South African Abroad: “I Wish...

You know that feeling when you're dronkverdriet and your emotions rise as fast as the alcohol went down? But while some people use that moment...
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Photos of Beautiful Hout Bay Today… Wish You Were Here

This is how winter looked today in South Africa! Exquisite! Check out beautiful Hout Bay, Cape Town, as viewed from Chapman's Peak this afternoon. Photos by...

SA MotorCyclist rescues Calf in Distress – Video

A kind-hearted South African motor cyclist, who rescued a calf, is becoming an internet sensation after his good deed was captured on his helmet's...

New Dawn: Cyril Ramaphosa Unanimously Elected as South Africa’s President

CAPE TOWN - It's official. South African lawmakers on Wednesday elected Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa as SA's president in the first sitting of parliament since...

CNN Names South Africa’s Mama Rosie As Top 10 Hero in...

Mama Rosie describes her job as a "calling", not a job. She says her purpose in working is not  to earn money. "God has...

Meteor Explodes Over Hermanus, Cape Town, South Africa

It's all happening in Hermanus. Last week there were flames reaching the skies as wildfires burned out of control, and tonight the sky was...
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Bold Zapiro wins global favour

Jonathan Shapiro has been taken to court over some of his most controversial cartoons of the past few years – the most notable...
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Music awards to recognise composers

We all give Lira and The Parlotones credit for enriching our souls with their songs. But less often do we give a thought to...

SA Rangers on Lion Search Discover an Eland Carcass

Tuesday marked the fifth day since a lion escape in the Karoo National Park outside Beaufort West, Western Cape. This is according to Nico van...

SA Film to Screen at the UN in Geneva to Commemorate...

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom will be screened at the United Nations in Geneva today, 20 March 2014, ahead of the commemoration of the...

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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...