Mixed feelings towards Reconciliation Day – a dream deferred

15 December 2019, 10:16 PM
As South Africa observes Reconciliation Day - the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer-Plus (LGBTQ+) community says it still faces marginalisation despite constitutional recognition.
Church leaders preach message of love, peace 30 March 2018, 9:18 PM

With the Country slowly recovering from its tough economic and financial times .

SANDF signs a 3-year deal with Rand Show 30 March 2018, 7:02 PM

The SANDF and The Rand show have signed a three year working contract which will see the SANDF showcasing it’s skills and equipment at the event.

African governments urged to fight albino killings 30 March 2018, 6:28 PM

As South Africa marks the end of Human Rights month this weekend, African governments have been urged to tighten laws to prevent the killings and attacks against persons living with albinism.

SA teen to exhibit in Paris 30 March 2018, 4:57 PM

A 19-year-old Cape Town based designer has been selected to showcase his street fashion at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in May.

Rand Show fever hits Joburg 29 March 2018, 10:43 AM

The annual Rand Show is back with lots of activities for the whole family. 

KZN education denies price inflation on sanitary towels project 29 March 2018, 9:09 AM

Head of Education in KwaZulu-Natal, Dr Enock Nzama has refuted claims saying there have been irregularities on sanitary towels supply in the province.

DA calls for responsible road use over Easter weekend 29 March 2018, 8:47 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Western Cape is urging all motorists and road users to take extreme caution over the long Easter weekend.

ANC has made a few strides: Gordhan 28 March 2018, 9:45 PM

Public Enterprises Minister, Pravin Gordhan says it's surprising that some former and current cabinet ministers continue to deny their involvement in alleged State Capture.

Limpopo health dept ready to treat influx of patients 28 March 2018, 6:04 PM

The Health Department in Limpopo says its facilities are ready to help treat the influx of patients who will be visiting the province during the Easter holidays.

Inxeba review application underway in North Gauteng High Court 28 March 2018, 3:06 PM

The review application for the re-classification of controversial film Inxeba "The Wound" is currently underway in the North Gauteng High Court, Pretoria.

Chloe and Halle release debut album with help of Beyonce 28 March 2018, 10:24 AM

Singing sisters Chloe x Halle said the release of their debut album, "The Kids Are Alright" is surreal after creating it for three years.

Soweto community to benefit from Motsepe Foundation 27 March 2018, 9:08 PM

About 37schools and churches in Soweto are set to benefit from the cash injection of more than 8 million from the Motsepe Foundation.

Selfies banned on red carpet at Cannes film festival 27 March 2018, 9:40 AM

The head of the Cannes film festival says he is banning selfies on the red carpet, claiming they cause "unwanted disorder" before premieres.

Research exposes police brutality on sex workers 27 March 2018, 9:25 AM

Marginalised and stigmatised groups in societies such as sex workers, homeless people are at particular risk of human rights violations during policing and security operations.

Mpumalanga children march against child abuse 26 March 2018, 8:46 PM

Children in Emalahleni, in Mpumalanga, called for an end to child abuse, saying they fear for their lives after the recent killings of children living with albinism.

NGOs in E Cape help rape victims find their voices 26 March 2018, 4:53 PM

NGO's in the Eastern Cape are joining efforts to decrease the number of rape cases in the province.

Porn actress says she was threatened to keep silent on Trump fling 26 March 2018, 8:04 AM

Porn actress Stormy Daniels said she was threatened in a bid to keep her silent about her alleged fling with Donald Trump, which she detailed in a highly-anticipated primetime TV interview broadcast Sunday.

Masekela honoured at Cape Town International Jazz Festival 26 March 2018, 6:48 AM

Many jazz lovers have welcomed the honouring of world renowned musician Hugh Masekela at this year's Cape Town International Jazz festival for his musical prowess and lifelong commitment to the music.

SA to share challenges in implementation of children’s rights online 25 March 2018, 9:12 PM

South Africa is among 15 countries which will share challenges facing the implementation of children's rights online.

Thousands of police officers to be deployed in KZN over Easter weekend 25 March 2018, 8:14 PM

KwaZulu-Natal's gearing up for a bumper Easter.  More than 26 000 police officers will be deployed in the province over the long weekend.

SA whisky wins best in world award 25 March 2018, 4:31 PM

Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky, the proudly South African single-grain whisky, has won the World's Best Grain Whisky award and its founder distiller Andy Watts has won the global Icon of Whisky Master Distiller/Master Blender award for 2018.

SAFTA celebrates young people in film industry 25 March 2018, 6:59 AM

The 12th annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTA) celebrated young people that continue to make a mark in the industry.

Cape Town International Festival showcasing diversity in music genres 24 March 2018, 8:16 PM

Organisers of the 19th Annual Cape Town International Festival says this year's installment is showcasing diversity in cultures and music genres.

Saftas attract who’s who in entertainment industry 24 March 2018, 10:49 AM

It's all systems go for the 12th South African Film and Television Awards (Safta) at Sun City Super Bowl in the North West this weekend.

Cape Town Jazz Festival dazzles audiences 24 March 2018, 8:44 AM

The 19th annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival got underway in the Mother City on Friday night.

Male beautician says mother motivated him 23 March 2018, 8:17 PM

A 20-year-old male beautician Clifford Nzube, said his mother motivated him into the female dominated profession.

Lonmin on a drive to restore confidence in Marikana 23 March 2018, 5:03 PM

One of the world's leading platinum producers, Lonmin, says it will embark on a journey to rebuild trust and confidence in the community of Marikana in the North West.

Poster of the Mossel Bay Jazz Festival
Mossel Bay Jazz festival kicks off with a bang 23 March 2018, 6:43 AM

Jazz lovers put on their dancing shoes Thursday night at the opening of the inaugural Mossel Bay Jazz festival in the Garden Route town.

Thousands contract drug resistant tuberculosis every year in SA 22 March 2018, 6:44 PM

Twenty-thousand South Africans contract drug resistant tuberculosis every year.

Human rights also children’s rights 22 March 2018, 4:22 PM

Children are given a voice and opportunity to express themselves through learning about their rights and democracy through play and dialogue.