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KZN wildlife auction nets more than R8-million

Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife auctioned more than 1‚000 wild animals on Monday‚ injecting just over R8 million into the cash-strapped conservation agency’s depleted coffers.

Another big day looms for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee

Tuesday marks another big day for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee when he names his first squad of the season for the June series against France.

Protesting Makause residents angry over ‘unfulfilled promises’ over service delivery

Hundreds of Makause residents‚ in Primrose‚ Ekurhuleni‚ east of Johannesburg‚ took to the streets on Monday morning to voice their dissatisfaction over “unfulfilled promises” on basic service delivery.

Tragic end for Japanese diver after filming marine creatures on KZN north coast

An investigation is underway after an internationally-renowned professional Japanese diver died while filming a documentary on coelacanths and leatherback turtles in the Sodwana Bay section of iSimangaliso Wetland Park in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

“Whether I’m concerned or not is not going to help" - Malesela

The looming threat of relegation should not burden or encumber Chippa United’s preparations for their potential relegation decider away against Free State Stars on Saturday‚ says coach Dan Malesela.

South Sudan president announces unilateral ceasefire, prisoner release

The president of war-ravaged South Sudan declared a unilateral ceasefire on Monday and promised to release political prisoners, but with no sign of a political deal with rebels it was not clear whether a truce would take hold.

Protesting parents and pupils force school shutdown over 18 fired teachers

Protesting parents and pupils at an Umlazi high school‚ south of Durban‚ brought classes to standstill on Monday.

Khune and Furman expected to be backbone of Baxter's new Bafana

New Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter is to name “warriors” in his first squad with Itumeleng Khune and Dean Furman the backbone of his selection for the match against Nigeria next month.

The quickest, easiest way to make amazing sweet & savoury scones

Classic scone recipes involve rubbing the butter into the flour, which is a bit messy and time-consuming. These recipes use oil instead making whipping up a batch of fresh scones much quicker and easier.

Zuckerberg: not running for office, but wants 'to learn'

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg says he is not running for public office but is making a series of public appearances "to learn about people's hopes and challenges."

Italy's giving away free castles to boost tourism

A piece of Italian history can be yours - if you promise to do your bit for tourism, writes Elizabeth Sleith
Whole deep-fried fish with ginger & shiitake sauce

Whole deep-fried fish with ginger & shiitake sauce

A quick supper dish for fans of bold Asian flavours

Residents go on rampage in Toekomsrus

Residents of Toekomsrus in Randfontein west on Johannesburg’s West Rand went on a rampage on Monday morning‚ barricading roads and burning tires demanding basic services‚ police said.

Mandla Hlatshwayo's 'DJ set' tombstone cost R70,000 to make

Mandla Hlatshwayo's 'DJ set' tombstone was inspired by the way the late radio jock lived his life.

Parliament's presiding officers to discuss Makhosi Khoza death threats

Parliament's presiding officers‚ Baleka Mbete and Thandi Modise‚ will meet to discuss the death threats against ANC MP Dr Makhosi Khoza.

WATCH: Pastor's bizarre 'phone call with God'

Just when you think you have seen it all‚ a Zimbabwean pastor has filmed himself having a telephone conversation “directly with God”.

#UthandoNeSthembu: Polygamist Musa’s first wife reveals how she set boundaries for sister wives

Polygamist Musa Mseleku's first wife, Busisiwe Cele, opened up about the "conditions" she had to implement before her husband had permission to take on other wives.

Mboweni warns about 'dirty political game' as Twitter pokes fun with #nudesforjeff

Former Reserve Bank governor Tito Mboweni has warned that politics is "going to be dirty" in South Africa as the race intensifies to replace President Jacob Zuma.

Vicky Momberg used the k-word more than 40 times‚ court told

Vicky Momberg used the k-word more than 40 times on the night she swore at police officers and a 10111 operator.

SNAPS: Inside Simz Ngema and Dumi Masilela's traditional wedding

Halala! Celebrity couple Simz Ngema and Dumi Masilela are officially a married couple.

Another big day looms for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee

Tuesday marks another big day for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee when he names his first squad of the season for the June series against France.

“Whether I’m concerned or not is not going to help" - Malesela

The looming threat of relegation should not burden or encumber Chippa United’s preparations for their potential relegation decider away against Free State Stars on Saturday‚ says coach Dan Malesela.

The five craziest trips ever taken by South African football teams on the continent

As Bafana Bafana prepare to travel to Uyo in Nigeria next month for the opening game in the 2019 African Nations Cup qualifiers‚ they will be mindful of the potential for gamesmanship as their hosts seek to make their travel experience as uncomfortable as possible.

Injured Caroline Wostmann withdraws from the Comrades Marathon

Defending up-run champion Caroline Wostmann has withdrawn from the Comrades Marathon on June 4 after failing to recover from a hamstring injury.

Blitzboks' next challenge is to stay at the top

Now that the Blitzboks have risen to the summit of the HSBC World Sevens Series‚ a new goal will be to stay there because next season presents massive challenges.

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Hunt's rivals shower him with praise after leading Wits to a maiden PSL title

Cape Town City coach Eric Tinkler and his Lamontville Golden Arrows counterpart Clinton Larsen were quick to offer their praise of new Absa Premiership champions Bidvest Wits‚ saying they believe the club are deserved champions.

Rubber bullets fired as protesters try to get their hands on man accused of killing little Courtney

Police fired rubber bullets to disperse a crowd outside a Cape Town court on Wednesday as the man accused of murdering and raping a three-year-old was driven away.

Maimane confronted by poverty and pain in rural KZN

Fungile Mbatha cuts a lonely figure as she sits inside her small home in Nquthu‚ in the rural north of KwaZulu-Natal. Her family has‚ for the most part‚ moved away and she's largely left to fend for herself.

Sob‚ giggle‚ stutter‚ hesitation? Van Breda's chilling emergency call goes under the microscope

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'Drunk calls and unprofessional stuff' - Cassper's super sweet shout out to Nadia Nakai

It's no secret that Nadia Nakai and Cassper Nyovest are super tight. You know, like real homies.

Karabo died because her confidence couldn't be killed – Bathabile Dlamini

Karabo Mokoena’s killer knew he could not kill her confidence and decided to kill her instead‚ social development minister Bathabile Dlamini said on Friday.

Family of 3-year-old Courtney Pieters flooded with goodwill ahead of memorial

A memorial service will be held for three-year-old Courtney Pieters in Elsies River on Thursday evening.

Hlaudi days ahead as Motsoeneng to appear before disciplinary hearing

Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng will on Wednesday afternoon appear before a disciplinary hearing on comments he made at a media briefing last month.
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