Yolande Korkie

South African Hostage Pierre Korkie was due to be Released Today

South African hostage Pierre Korkie, who was tragically killed in Yemen this weekend, was due to have been released today in time to spend...

Guess which Country features in Top 10 for Raising Expat Children

Many South Africans, who have become expats themselves, may find the latest survey by banking giant HSBC quite interesting. It turns out that thousands...
Dr Ian Player

Dr Ian Player passes away, leaving a legacy for us to...

It is with sad regret that we have received reports on the death of South African (and international) conservation legend Dr Ian Player. Dr Player...

Good News and a little Christmas Cheer for Posters!

South African Post Office (SAPO) has announced they are pleased with the end of what appeared to be an everlasting strike that impeded Post Office...
Rhinos

The Rhino Crisis: Hope and Despair from SANparks

It is with both hope and despair that we read the latest South African National Parks (SANParks) Press Release on Rhino Poaching in South...

The City of Possibility gets its Due

A strange thing has been happening to Johannesburg lately – people are noticing it. While the rest of the world, especially glossy magazines and...

From Sun & Surf to Severe Snow Storm…with the SA Flag...

South African expat and truck driver Jaun-Deo (JD) Jardine was stuck for 36 hours in Buffalo during the recent record-breaking snow storm, where he took the photos...

South African Teen Driver Represents SA and Africa in Las Vegas...

A young South African is making his country (and sister) proud in Las Vegas this weekend, after being selected to represent South Africa and...

You Don’t need a Crown to Inspire says (very inspiring) Mrs...

Her country fell in love with her before she was even crowned first runner up at Mrs World on Wednesday evening. And to many...
Vincent Wimpy South Africa

Viva Vincent the Wimpy Waiter!

A kind and unassuming waiter by the name of Vincent has become the most talked about South African employee in the past 24 hours. Yesterday he...

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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...