Spike Lee launched a searing broadside at Donald Trump Tuesday after premiering his new movie “BlacKkKlansman”, an indictment of “global” white nationalism, to a standing ovation in Cannes. Shaking with rage, Lee said Trump’s refusal to condemn the deadly far-right protests in Charlottesville last August would be his “defining moment” as US president. “That motherfucker […]
The legendary classical cross-over vocal group, IL Divo will be celebrating their 15th anniversary on local shores later this year. The Universal Music South Africa said that the multi- national vocal group has embarked on a world tour to celebrate their milestone and coinciding with their upcoming release of a new album called Timeless. The […]
Actress Margot Kidder, best known for playing Lois Lane in the “Superman” films in the 1970s and 1980s, has died at the age of 69, triggering affectionate tributes from Hollywood. Kidder’s manager Camilla Fluxman Pines said that the actress died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday at her home in Livingston, Montana. The cause of […]
Half a century after the historic trial at which Nelson Mandela escaped the gallows, one of his fellow former prisoners walked the Cannes red carpet Monday for the premiere of a documentary about those with him in the dock. Andrew Mlangeni is one of the last surviving defendants of the 1963-1964 Rivonia trial of Mandela […]
A Picasso self-portrait estimated to be worth $70 million and due to go under the hammer in New York on Tuesday, has been “accidentally damaged” and withdrawn from auction, Christie’s said. The 1943 masterpiece called “The Marin” or “The Sailor” had been a highlight of Christie’s marquee impressionist and modern evening art sale. According to […]
Spike Lee, whose new film "BlacKkKlansman" will premiere in Cannes on Monday, has captivated audiences for more than 30 years with his depictions of life in black America, infused with his signature mix of entertainment, activism and rage.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed his condolences to the family of late veteran photographer Sam Nzima.
Johannesburg mothers have been treated to a great line-up of musicians and DJ's at a Mothers Day concert organised by the Joburg Zoo and City Parks.
The Western Cape Department of Economic Development and Tourism today launched the second in a series of cycle routes aimed at growing cycle tourism in the province.
Tributes have started pouring in for veteran photographer Sam Nzima who died Saturday night.
Social Development Minister, Susan Shabangu says society must take a conscious decision to protect young girls and boys from abuse.
Legendary photographer Sam Nzima has passed on.
Britain’s Prince Harry weds American actress Meghan Markle next Saturday in a union of youthful royalty and Hollywood glamour expected to reinvigorate the venerable House of Windsor. Harry, grandson of Queen Elizabeth and sixth-in-line to the throne, and Markle, star of U.S. TV drama “Suits” will tie the knot next Saturday at Windsor Castle, home […]
President Cyril Ramaphosa continued his healthy lifestyle campaign on Saturday this time in the Lowveld in Mpumalanga.
A number of schools in the Sarah Baartman district in the Eastern Cape are fighting substance abuse.
University of Mpumalanga Vice Chancellor, President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged graduates to be agents of change in their respective communities.
SABC presenter Modiko Christian Mothupi has been laid to rest at Mmabatho cemetery in the North West.
Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle has hailed the role played by the nurses in society.
SABC News has won four ATKV media awards in Sandton, Johannesburg, Friday evening.
Five Afrikaans journalists from SABC's RSG have been nominated for the annual ATKV Media Veertjie (or Feather) awards which celebrates the important role that Afrikaans media plays in society.
African-American director Ryan Coogler said on Thursday he "never imagined" living long enough to make his groundbreaking superhero smash-hit "Black Panther", having grown up in one of the most violent cities in the US.
A group of South African photographers and visual artists is showcasing its work in the United States.
The much anticipated new South African film, “Ellen, the Story of Ellen Pakkies”, has been chosen for the programme of the 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival that opens in the US next week. We’re proud to announce that #EllenPakkiesFilm is currently at the #AfrykameraFilmFest in #Warsaw, #Poland! #AfryKamera #EllenPakkies #DieEllenPakkiesStorie opens in South African […]
Exhibitors are optimistic that the 2018 Africa's Travel Indaba will give them the much-needed exposure to attract investors.
The 21st Century Fox media group said Wednesday that it still wants to buy pan-European TV group Sky, but is considering its "options" following a counter-offer by cable operator Comcast.
The expulsion of a pupil from an Eastern Cape school hostel, for practising traditional healing on another learner, who had collapsed has sparked outrage among both the Christian and Traditional Healer sectors.
Today marks 14th anniversary of the death of legendary South African musician Brenda Fassie. South Africans took to Twitter to pay tribute to the star. Fassie was admitted to the Sunninghill hospital on 26 April 2004 Fassie after a cardiac arrest. Although doctors resuscitated her, she slipped into a coma and eventually died, on May […]
The number of international travellers reached over 1.3 billion last year, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation.
The record-breaking Marvel superhero flick, "Black Panther", is still one of the most popular movies in South Africa after eleven weeks on the country's Top Ten Chart.
Katy Perry sent Taylor Swift a real olive branch on Tuesday (May 8), appearing to end a long-running feud between two of pop music's biggest stars.