A major gala event was held to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth.
On International Guide Dog Day, SABC radio host Justin Kennerley went out at six in the morning and met up with the South Africa Guide dogs Association in Rosebank, Johannesburg.
The University of Cape Town has honoured struggle icon Chris Hani after renaming its new Science Lecture Theatre after him.
Former President Nelson Mandela's widow Graca Machel has called on South Africans to honour Madiba's legacy by making a difference in their communities no matter how small or big.
Britain's Prince William accompanied his wife Kate as she left hospital Monday evening after giving birth to a baby boy, the couple's third child who is fifth in line to the British throne.
Cultural expert Makhosi Nkosi, says according to Zulu culture there's nothing wrong with a 24-year-old woman marrying a 76-year-old man.
The Department of Arts and Culture launched the Living Legends Legacy Trust Endowment Fund and the Lesiba Ministerial Awards which will focus on honouring young and old artists.
Lupita Nyong'o's success in Hollywood may well be the story of many African children who sometimes fear that their dream are too big and their abilities too limited.
A paraplegic from Springbok in the Northern Cape aims to race to 30 Namaqualand towns in ten days , to raise awareness about disability.
Actor and playwright Rajesh Gopie has been slammed for his racist criticism on social media of the violence that took place at the weekend soccer match at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
The Mandela Day Launch in Constitution Hill featured a number of volunteer organisations exhibiting their work.
Russia's World Cup preparations have been hit by an embezzlement probe involving the tournament's anti-discrimination chief Alexei Smertin.
The 38 year-old Port Elizabeth father who faces a charge of child abuse has been released on a warning and his case postponed to the 29th of May.
Low literacy levels in the foundation phase of primary schools remains a great concern. Latest studies show that 78% of Grade 4's cannot read with meaning.
Director of Ocal, Sandile Mkhize says “The Wings for Life world run” is open to everyone whether they are able bodied runners or people in wheelchairs.
Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" movies, died Saturday. He was 49.
One hundred and fifty swimmers have taken part in the Freedom Swim from Robben Island to Blaauwberg in Cape Town.
South Africans have taken to social media to express shock and sadness following the death of one of the world's top Djs, Avicii.
New York actress Allison Mack was arrested Friday (April 20) on charges that she recruited women into a secret society led by self-help guru Keith Raniere in which they were forced to have sex with Raniere and were branded with his initials.
Avicii, one of the world's most successful DJs who helped usher in the global boom in electronic music but struggled to cope with the hard-partying lifestyle, died Friday in Oman, his representative said.
The Minister of Communications, Ms. Nomvula Mokonyane on Friday met with Sentech, the National Community Radio Forum (NCRF), the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) and the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA). The meeting was scheduled to resolve the impasse between Sentech and numerous community radio stations whose transmission signal was terminated for […]
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says it is imperative for government to ensure that education is adequately resourced.
Jazz musician Zoe Modiga is expected to captivate audiences at the Soweto Theatre next week with a night themed An Evening with Zoe Modiga.
The Trek for Mandela campaign hopes to raise five hundred thousand sanitary pads for girls in disadvantaged communities this year.
The Chancellor of the National Orders on Thursday announced the names of South Africans and foreign nationals who will be awarded National Orders at an investiture ceremony next week.
The mayor of the Kouga municipality in the Eastern Cape, Elza van Lingen, has passed away after a long battle with cancer.
SABC’s Chief Operations Officer, Chris Maroleng says one of the reasons for the recent changes to the broadcaster’s SAfm was that the station was running at a loss amounting to millions of rand. Maroleng was briefing parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Communication as part of the SABC executives who are appearing before parliament on Thursday. He […]
The Psychological Society of South Africa will launch guidelines for practitioners who work with gender diverse patients.
A popular Cape Town DJ and former SABC employee is expected to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate's court today for the alleged possession of drugs.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has given his young, stylish wife the title of First Lady in what analysts say is a major boost to her status ahead of back-to-back summits with South Korea and the United States.