Sat, Jun 25, 2022


SAA Cancels Unprofitable Abu Dhabi Route

South African Airways will stop flying between Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi, a route that was opened in March 2015. The Minister of Finance said in a statement...

Woman Arrested in Beaufort West for Trying to Bribe Traffic Officer

BEAUFORT WEST - A woman who was driving past Beaufort West on Sunday was arrested after trying to bribe a traffic officer, it was...

UK Pilot Fatally Shot by Poachers in Tanzania

A 37-year-old British pilot working for an anti-poaching unit in Tanzania has been fatally shot by poachers while flying over a poaching scene in...
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“Seeds of Hope” for Gay Rights in Africa, Says Special U.S....

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Southern Africa is moving towards greater acceptance of sexual and gender minorities though there is still a long way...

‘Incredible’ Low-Flying Air Force Jet Gets Joburg Residents Tweeting

A low-flying South African Air Force Gripen jet that circled a neighbourhood of Johannesburg on Thursday got people tweeting excitedly and taking videos of the...

The Good Times Might Be Up for Netflix Users Using Proxies

Watch out, Netflix users, your days of making merry - that is, if you access hundreds of extra TV and movie titles from the...

Rand Recovers Slightly After Reserve Bank Hikes Interest Rates

The Reserve Bank has increased interest rates in South Africa by 50 basis points, a move that was expected and has been met with...
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Gareth Cliff Wins Court Case Against M-Net

JOHANNESBURG - The High Court in Johannesburg ruled on Friday that Gareth Cliff must be reinstated as a judge on Idols with immediate effect. Cliff...
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South African Frogs Bound for Taiwan Confiscated at Joburg Airport

JOHANNESBURG - A total of 230 frogs - 80 bull frogs and 150 rain frogs - destined for Taiwan and hidden in small plastic containers...
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Cape Town Donating Drivers’ Impounded Cell Phones to Charity

The city of Cape Town will donate to charity all the unclaimed cell phones it has confiscated from people caught talking on hand-held devices while driving. “While...