The Credit Ombud says it has been inundated with calls from consumers threatening to commit suicide due to financial distress.
Meghan, the wife of Britain’s Prince Harry, won her bid to have a privacy action against a tabloid newspaper postponed by about nine months until next Autumn after a judge heard a confidential reason from her lawyers for seeking a delay.
Porn star Ron Jeremy was charged on Wednesday with an additional seven counts of rape and sexual assault, bringing to 23 the number of his alleged victims, the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office said.
Despite Police Minister Bheki Cele raiding a Sandton club over the weekend, it's business as usual for most night clubs and restaurants in Johannesburg.
Usually awash with Hollywood stars who flock to the French city’s “Croisette” promenade for the two-week extravaganza in May
Former Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela, says every child should be comfortable in their own skin are and embrace diversity.
Britain’s Prince Harry said it took him years to realise that unconscious racial bias existed and his eyes had been opened by spending time in his wife Meghan’s shoes.
There has been a 50% drop in the number of women screening for breast cancer this year, due to COVID-19.
One of Africa’s most celebrated writer's Ngugi wa Thiong’o continues to advocate for African literature to be written in African languages, four decades after he took that decision on his own works.
The small Karoo town of Touws River in the Western Cape has made history with the uniting of the Dutch Reformed Church and the Uniting Reformed Church in Southern Africa.
Egypt has unveiled new visitor facilities on the plateau outside Cairo where the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Great Sphinx are situated, the country’s most visited heritage site and the sole remaining wonder of the ancient world.
Newly crowned Miss South Africa, Shudufhadzo Musida, says the country needs to develop an army of empowered women as just one more step to fight gender-based violence.
There is jubilation at Vhangani Village, outside Vuwani in Limpopo, where Miss South Africa 2020 Shudufhadzo Musida was born and bred. One of the people who supported her campaign to be Miss South Africa, Khosi Livhiwani Matsila, says her hard work is inspiring many young villagers.
Shudufhadzo Musida has been crowned Miss South Africa 2020.
Action star Arnold Schwarzenegger said on Friday he has had heart surgery but is feeling “fantastic.”
October is International Pitbull Awareness month and supporters of the breed say a correctly raised pit bull makes a perfect family pet.
Law enforcement officers of the City of Cape Town will keep a watchful eye on the city's beaches this weekend. This is to coincide with the start of the school break and the final round of valedictory celebrations before the matric exams.
The Pretoria Zoo has a new family member. For the first time in 20 years, a giraffe calf has been born.
The South African Medical Research Council says close to a million people quit smoking in South Africa during the hard lockdown.
The Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town has honoured Miss Universe, Zozi Tunzi, with a plaque at its famous seal fountain outside the hotel in the V&A Waterfront.
The Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town has honoured Miss Universe, Zozi Tunzi, with a plaque at the Oscar seal fountain outside the hotel in the V&A Waterfront.
South Africans have until this weekend to vote for Table Mountain as the leading tourist attraction in the world in the annual World Travel Awards.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on Gauteng Sports, Arts and Culture MEC Mbali Hlophe to account for her department's alleged failure to provide relief for the artists and athletes who applied for funds.
Restaurateur Pascal Mousset has a new menu he hopes will persuade his patrons to change the habit of a lifetime in response to Paris’s coronavirus curfew, by - perish the thought - eating dinner as early as the English.
When 12-year-old Sama Mohamed’s father died of the coronavirus in May, the family tried cutting expenses. With the school year resuming this week in Egypt, buying a new uniform seemed unaffordable.
The Nelson Mandela Bay Initiation Forum in the Eastern Cape is concerned about the increasing number of coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the Metro.
Egyptian grandfather Ezzeldin Bahader has been recognised as the world’s oldest professional soccer player after completing a second full match just short of his 75th birthday.
Monday marks the 43rd anniversary of Black Wednesday when the apartheid government banned 19 Black Consciousness organisations and several anti- government newspapers such as the World and the Weekend World on 19 October 1977.
Marigolds, known in Mexico as “the flower of the dead” for a scent believed be strong and sweet enough to attract souls and draw them back, are generally all around by mid-October as the Day of the Dead approaches.
Two thanksgiving services will take place in Cape Town on Sunday to acknowledge the recent good winter rains.