Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief

Dave Chambers is the Cape Town bureau chief for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE.

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
‘Blatantly dishonest’ lawyer gets go-ahead to practise as attorney

It'll be third time lucky for a lawyer who has previously been suspended and struck off for failing to keep proper accounts.

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Pfizer jab lowers infection risk by 93% in adolescents, Israelis find

Three-month study confirms Pfizer’s effectiveness against the deadly Delta variant

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Traffic cop shown ‘Stop’ sign over R4.5m court claim for ‘pain, suffering’

A Cape Town traffic cop wants R4.5m in damages from the city council for the "pain and suffering" he endured when he was fired for calling in sick on ...

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Stellenbosch scientists unearth seeds of destruction in decline of pollinators

About 175,000 plant species are at risk, but their longevity provides a window to restore pollinators before extinctions occur

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Women dragged from bus and arrested for robbery get R400,000 payouts

Life was hard for Vuyokazi Marwanqana when she boarded a Friday night bus at Park Station in Johannesburg, looking forward to giving birth at home in ...

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
I bought R1.8m Maserati to get an overdraft, Ocean Basket owner tells judge

The owner of a struggling Johannesburg restaurant told a judge he bought a R1.8m Maserati to improve his credit record.

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Plane with 164 aboard just 30m from midair collision at King Phalo Airport

A jet with 164 people on board came within 30m of disaster when the student pilot at the controls of a light aircraft mixed up "left" and right".

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Six Joburg parachutists survive crash after ‘pilot error’ dooms ex-warplane

Six parachutists and the co-pilot were knocked unconscious but survived when their plane crashed at Carletonville Aerodrome, home of the Johannesburg ...

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Covid-19 doctors ready to take the plunge in snorkel masks when next wave hits

When the next Covid-19 wave crashes down on healthworkers, snorkelling equipment could save them.

Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief
Seconds from disaster as air traffic control’s late start leaves planes on ...

An investigation is under way after two planes carrying a total of 72 people narrowly avoided a potential disaster at George airport in the southern ...