Northern Cape student wins literature award
14:22 (GMT+2), Fri, 05 September 2014
Kimberley - A matric student from the Northern Cape High School in Kimberley has been awarded the PUK-Chancellor’s Trust Prize for prose.
National Book Week promotes reading
14:06 (GMT+2), Fri, 05 September 2014
Bloemfontein - The country’s longest running reading campaign National Book Week is celebrating its fifth year of success.
Man dra kruis 8 000km oor Suid-Afrika heen
15:42 (GMT+2), Wed, 03 September 2014
Potchefstroom - Motoriste tussen Potchefstroom en Carltonville moes vandag twee keer kyk om seker te maak dat hul oë nie besig is om poetse met hul te bak nie.
Thabong woman raped, murdered
05:37 (GMT+2), Wed, 03 September 2014
Welkom - A woman was found dead in Thabong near Welkom, Free State police said on Tuesday.
Ebola misconception bad for travel
16:55 (GMT+2), Mon, 01 September 2014
Cape Town - Misconceptions about the Ebola virus are a concern to the local and international travel trade, the Tourism Business Council of SA said on Monday.
Cuba introduces new customs limits
12:05 (GMT+2), Mon, 01 September 2014
Havana - Cuba is bringing in new rules limiting personal imports of foreign goods into the country, where locally-made items are scarce and expensive.
Tenders for 2nd Avenue development close on Friday
11:39 (GMT+2), Mon, 01 September 2014
Bloemfontein - It should be clear by the middle of next month who the successful tenderer is for the One FNB Building, which forms part of the Second Avenue development....
The dark side of the 'Izikhothane' culture
11:37 (GMT+2), Mon, 01 September 2014
What would happen if burning your clothes or tearing up money just because, well, you could, was a normal social occurrence? Just another thing to do with your day. You...
Klein-Kariba maak sy deure weer oop
14:29 (GMT+2), Fri, 29 August 2014
Bela-Bela - Die ATKV Klein-Kariba-vakansieoord in Bela-Bela, Limpopo, is ná ses maande en miljoene rande se opknappings- en herstelwerk weer gereed om sy deure vir...
12 million historic images uploaded
12:13 (GMT+2), Fri, 29 August 2014
Washington - An American academic is creating a searchable database of 12 million historic copyright-free images.
WHO recommends banning e-cigarette sales to minors
14:06 (GMT+2), Tue, 26 August 2014
Geneva - Governments should ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, warning that they pose a "serious threat" to foetuses and...
Wet winter conditions to increase hayfever
12:45 (GMT+2), Tue, 26 August 2014
Johannesburg - Hayfever conditions are expected to get worse as the wet winter weather has increased the amount of pollen in the air, allergy medication provider Pharma...
'Generations' actors to be reinstated
12:31 (GMT+2), Tue, 26 August 2014
Johannesburg - The Arts and Culture Ministry says it’s been able to convince the SABC to reconsider firing actors of the popular soapie Generations and reinstate them.
Rare species of Fynbos discovered
11:06 (GMT+2), Tue, 26 August 2014
Plettenberg Bay - A new rare species of Fynbos has been discovered near Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape.
'Sarel van Sabie' oorlede
10:51 (GMT+2), Mon, 25 August 2014
Pretoria - Sarel Loots, beter bekend as Sarel van Sabie van MasterChef SA-faam, is vroeg Maandagoggend in die ouderdom van 45 oorlede.
Wyle Verna Vels bly teenwoordig in vele huise
14:50 (GMT+2), Fri, 22 August 2014
Johannesburg - Liewe Heksie, Blommie Kabouter en Bennie Boekwurm se stemme is nou finaal stil, maar Verna Vels sal nog baie jare ‘n teenwoordigheid wees in huise waar...